Charley Woods

    Wild places

    Total species seen at this site: 204

    Description

    This reserve is owned by the Leicestershire and Rutland Wildlife Trust and covers 26.8 ha. The display of bluebells in Burrow Wood in the spring is an impressive sight  and it also has a great variety of dead wood habitats, from standing dead trees to rotting fallen trees and branches, which are important for insects.

    Latest records

    Common Name Latin Name Date Recorded Recorded By
    Entomobrya intermedia02/06/2019AJ Cann
    24 Spot LadybirdSubcoccinella vigintiquattuorpunctata02/06/2019AJ Cann
    Bishop's Mitre ShieldbugAelia acuminata02/06/2019AJ Cann
    BogbeanMenyanthes trifoliata02/06/2019AJ Cann
    Criomorphus albomarginatus agg.02/06/2019AJ Cann
    Entelecara acuminata02/06/2019AJ Cann
    Gold SwiftPhymatopus hecta02/06/2019AJ Cann
    Kaestneria pullata02/06/2019AJ Cann
    Metellina mengei02/06/2019AJ Cann
    Neottiura bimaculata02/06/2019AJ Cann
    Nursery Web SpiderPisaura mirabilis02/06/2019AJ Cann
    Turf Running-spiderPhilodromus cespitum02/06/2019AJ Cann
    Tetragnatha montana02/06/2019AJ Cann
    Brown Silver-linePetrophora chlorosata30/05/2019egaten
    Meadow Long-hornCauchas rufimitrella30/05/2019egaten
    Managed By
    Leicestershire & Rutland Wildlife Trust

    Group Common name Latin name Last seen
    Beetles24 Spot LadybirdSubcoccinella vigintiquattuorpunctata02/06/2019
    BugsBishop's Mitre ShieldbugAelia acuminata02/06/2019
    BugsCriomorphus albomarginatus agg.02/06/2019
    MothsGold SwiftPhymatopus hecta02/06/2019
    Spiders, Harvestmen & MitesEntelecara acuminata02/06/2019
    Spiders, Harvestmen & MitesKaestneria pullata02/06/2019
    Spiders, Harvestmen & MitesMetellina mengei02/06/2019
    Spiders, Harvestmen & MitesNeottiura bimaculata02/06/2019
    Spiders, Harvestmen & MitesTurf Running-spiderPhilodromus cespitum02/06/2019
    Spiders, Harvestmen & MitesNursery Web SpiderPisaura mirabilis02/06/2019
    Spiders, Harvestmen & MitesTetragnatha montana02/06/2019
    Springtails & BristletailsEntomobrya intermedia02/06/2019
    WildflowersBogbeanMenyanthes trifoliata02/06/2019
    BeetlesGolden-bloomed Grey LonghornAgapanthia villosoviridescens30/05/2019
    BeetlesCantharis nigricans30/05/2019
    BeetlesCantharis rustica30/05/2019
    BeetlesSwollen-thighed BeetleOedemera nobilis30/05/2019
    BugsRed-and-black FroghopperCercopis vulnerata30/05/2019
    ButterfliesPeacockAglais io30/05/2019
    ButterfliesOrange TipAnthocharis cardamines30/05/2019
    MothsTimothy TortrixAphelia paleana30/05/2019
    MothsMeadow Long-hornCauchas rufimitrella30/05/2019
    MothsThe DrinkerEuthrix potatoria30/05/2019
    MothsBrown Silver-linePetrophora chlorosata30/05/2019
    MothsSilver-ground CarpetXanthorhoe montanata30/05/2019
    Trees, Shrubs & ClimbersGuelder RoseViburnum opulus30/05/2019
    WildflowersHerb-RobertGeranium robertianum30/05/2019
    WildflowersGreater StitchwortStellaria holostea30/05/2019
    BirdsJayGarrulus glandarius16/05/2019
    BugsHarpocera thoracica16/05/2019