Pochin's Bridge, South Wigston

    Wild places

    Total species seen at this site: 83

    Description

    Pochin’s Bridge is a natural greenspace adjacent to a new housing development in South Wigston, situated to the north of the Grand Union Canal. It contains areas of young broadleaved plantation woodland and open grassland, adjacent to areas of woodland and scrub owned by Leicestershire County Council. 


    Group Common name Latin name Last seen
    Bees, Wasps, AntsEarly Mining BeeAndrena haemorrhoa09/05/2018
    Bees, Wasps, AntsRam's-horn Gall WaspAndricus aries12/12/2018
    Bees, Wasps, AntsArtichoke Gall WaspAndricus foecundatrix12/12/2018
    Bees, Wasps, AntsOak Marble Gall WaspAndricus kollari12/12/2018
    Bees, Wasps, AntsCola-nut GallAndricus lignicola12/12/2018
    Bees, Wasps, AntsHoney BeeApis mellifera09/05/2018
    Bees, Wasps, AntsTree BumblebeeBombus hypnorum09/05/2018
    Bees, Wasps, AntsRed-tailed BumblebeeBombus lapidarius09/05/2018
    Bees, Wasps, AntsEarly BumblebeeBombus pratorum09/05/2018
    Bees, Wasps, AntsBuff-tailed BumblebeeBombus terrestris09/05/2018
    Bees, Wasps, AntsMelecta albifrons01/05/2019
    Bees, Wasps, AntsRed Mason BeeOsmia bicornis01/05/2019
    Beetles7 Spot LadybirdCoccinella septempunctata01/05/2019
    Beetles14 Spot ladybirdPropylea quattuordecimpunctata01/05/2019
    BirdsMallardAnas platyrhynchos01/05/2019
    BirdsSwiftApus apus01/05/2019
    BirdsGrey HeronArdea cinerea12/12/2018
    BirdsJackdawCorvus monedula01/05/2019
    BirdsLittle EgretEgretta garzetta01/05/2019
    BirdsMoorhenGallinula chloropus01/05/2019
    BirdsSwallowHirundo rustica19/06/2019
    BirdsHouse SparrowPasser domesticus01/05/2019
    BirdsStarlingSturnus vulgaris01/05/2019
    BirdsWhitethroatSylvia communis01/05/2019
    BirdsRedwingTurdus iliacus12/12/2018
    ButterfliesPeacockAglais io01/05/2019
    ButterfliesSmall TortoiseshellAglais urticae01/05/2019
    ButterfliesHolly BlueCelastrina argiolus01/05/2019
    ButterfliesBrimstoneGonepteryx rhamni09/05/2018
    ButterfliesSpeckled WoodPararge aegeria09/05/2018