Charley Woods

    Selected Wild Place / Other Wild Places / Public Rights of Way / VC55 boundary

    Managed By
    Leicestershire & Rutland Wildlife Trust
    Wild places

    Total species seen at this site: 216

    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.

    Status

    Nature reserve (Leicestershire and Rutland Wildlife Trust)

    Latest records
    Common Name Latin Name Date Recorded Recorded By
    Leistus fulvibarbis22/03/2020AJ Cann
    Neriene montana22/03/2020AJ Cann
    16 Spot LadybirdTytthaspis sedecimpunctata22/03/2020AJ Cann
    24 Spot LadybirdSubcoccinella vigintiquattuorpunctata22/03/2020AJ Cann
    Demetrias atricapillus22/03/2020AJ Cann
    Dicyrtomina ornata22/03/2020AJ Cann
    Episinus angulatus22/03/2020AJ Cann
    European ChinchbugIschnodemus sabuleti22/03/2020AJ Cann
    Isotoma viridis22/03/2020AJ Cann
    Stenodema calcarata22/03/2020AJ Cann
    Zora spinimana22/03/2020AJ Cann
    Entomobrya intermedia22/03/2020AJ Cann
    Entomobrya nivalis22/03/2020AJ Cann
    Entomobrya intermedia02/06/2019AJ Cann
    24 Spot LadybirdSubcoccinella vigintiquattuorpunctata02/06/2019AJ Cann

    Group Common name Latin name Last seen
    BeetlesDemetrias atricapillus22/03/2020
    BeetlesLeistus fulvibarbis22/03/2020
    Beetles24 Spot LadybirdSubcoccinella vigintiquattuorpunctata22/03/2020
    Beetles16 Spot LadybirdTytthaspis sedecimpunctata22/03/2020
    BugsEuropean ChinchbugIschnodemus sabuleti22/03/2020
    BugsStenodema calcarata22/03/2020
    SpidersEpisinus angulatus22/03/2020
    SpidersNeriene montana22/03/2020
    SpidersZora spinimana22/03/2020
    Springtails & BristletailsDicyrtomina ornata22/03/2020
    Springtails & BristletailsEntomobrya intermedia22/03/2020
    Springtails & BristletailsEntomobrya nivalis22/03/2020
    Springtails & BristletailsIsotoma viridis22/03/2020
    BugsBishop's Mitre ShieldbugAelia acuminata02/06/2019
    BugsCriomorphus albomarginatus agg.02/06/2019
    MothsGold SwiftPhymatopus hecta02/06/2019
    SpidersEntelecara acuminata02/06/2019
    SpidersKaestneria pullata02/06/2019
    SpidersMetellina mengei02/06/2019
    SpidersNeottiura bimaculata02/06/2019
    SpidersTurf Running-spiderPhilodromus cespitum02/06/2019
    SpidersNursery Web SpiderPisaura mirabilis02/06/2019
    SpidersTetragnatha montana02/06/2019
    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
    Craneflies, Gnats & MidgesTipula fascipennis30/05/2019
    HoverfliesMyathropa florea30/05/2019
    Lacewings & ScorpionfliesPanorpa germanica30/05/2019
    MothsTimothy TortrixAphelia paleana30/05/2019
    MothsMeadow Long-hornCauchas rufimitrella30/05/2019
    MothsThe DrinkerEuthrix potatoria30/05/2019
    MothsSilver-ground CarpetXanthorhoe montanata30/05/2019
    Trees, Shrubs & ClimbersGuelder RoseViburnum opulus30/05/2019
    WildflowersCuckooflowerCardamine pratensis30/05/2019
    BugsHarpocera thoracica16/05/2019
    ButterfliesSmall CopperLycaena phlaeas16/05/2019
    Woodlice, CrustaceansPill WoodlouseArmadillidium vulgare16/05/2019
    FungiHairy Curtain CrustStereum hirsutum11/05/2019
    WildflowersCut-leaved Crane's-billGeranium dissectum11/05/2019
    WildflowersBluebellHyacinthoides non-scripta11/05/2019
    BeetlesOrchesia undulata26/04/2019
    BeetlesRhizophagus dispar26/04/2019
    Bees, Wasps, AntsRam's-horn Gall WaspAndricus aries11/04/2019
    Bees, Wasps, AntsOak Apple Gall WaspBiorhiza pallida11/04/2019
    BirdsBuzzardButeo buteo11/04/2019
    BirdsBlue TitCyanistes caeruleus11/04/2019
    FliesHolly leaf minerPhytomyza ilicis agg.11/04/2019
    MammalsMoleTalpa europaea11/04/2019
    Trees, Shrubs & ClimbersBlackthornPrunus spinosa11/04/2019
    WildflowersDog's MercuryMercurialis perennis11/04/2019
    WildflowersDandelion agg.Taraxacum officinale agg.11/04/2019
    WildflowersCommon Dog-violetViola riviniana11/04/2019
    FungiFly AgaricAmanita muscaria31/10/2018
    FungiTripe FungusAuricularia mesenterica31/10/2018
    FungiBlack Witches ButterExidia glandulosa31/10/2018
    FungiParasitic BoletePseudoboletus parasiticus31/10/2018
    Beetles7 Spot LadybirdCoccinella septempunctata30/08/2018
    BeetlesHarlequin LadybirdHarmonia axyridis30/08/2018
    BugsConomelus anceps30/08/2018
    BugsLiocoris tripustulatus30/08/2018
    FliesNoon FlyMesembrina meridiana30/08/2018
    FliesTachina fera30/08/2018
    Springtails & BristletailsDesoria tigrina30/08/2018
    Springtails & BristletailsDicyrtomina minuta30/08/2018
    Springtails & BristletailsOrchesella cincta30/08/2018
    Springtails & BristletailsPogonognathellus longicornis30/08/2018
    WildflowersWhite CloverTrifolium repens30/08/2018
    Bees, Wasps, AntsOak Marble Gall WaspAndricus kollari19/05/2018
    BeetlesCurculio venosus19/05/2018
    BeetlesOrange LadybirdHalyzia sedecimguttata19/05/2018
    BeetlesCommon Malachite BeetleMalachius bipustulatus19/05/2018
    BeetlesPollen BeetleMeligethes aeneus19/05/2018
    BeetlesCommon Leaf WeevilPhyllobius pyri19/05/2018
    BeetlesPhyllobius roboretanus19/05/2018
    BeetlesCardinal BeetlePyrochroa serraticornis19/05/2018
    BeetlesRhagium mordax19/05/2018
    BirdsWood PigeonColumba palumbus19/05/2018
    BirdsPheasantPhasianus colchicus19/05/2018
    BirdsChiffchaffPhylloscopus collybita19/05/2018
    BirdsWrenTroglodytes troglodytes19/05/2018
    BirdsSong ThrushTurdus philomelos19/05/2018
    BugsSloe BugDolycoris baccarum19/05/2018
    ButterfliesOrange TipAnthocharis cardamines19/05/2018
    ButterfliesSpeckled WoodPararge aegeria19/05/2018
    ButterfliesGreen-veined WhitePieris napi19/05/2018
    Craneflies, Gnats & MidgesTipula varipennis19/05/2018
    Ferns & HorsetailsBrackenPteridium aquilinum19/05/2018
    FliesEmpis tessellata19/05/2018
    FliesYellow Dung FlyScathophaga stercoraria19/05/2018
    Grasses, Rushes & SedgesMeadow FoxtailAlopecurus pratensis19/05/2018
    Grasses, Rushes & SedgesCock's-footDactylis glomerata19/05/2018
    Grasses, Rushes & SedgesField Wood-rushLuzula campestris19/05/2018
    Grasses, Rushes & SedgesBulrushTypha latifolia19/05/2018
    HoverfliesLeucozona lucorum19/05/2018
    MothsGreen Long-hornAdela reaumurella19/05/2018
    MothsCocksfoot MothGlyphipterix simpliciella19/05/2018
    MothsBrown Silver-linePetrophora chlorosata19/05/2018
    MothsCinnabarTyria jacobaeae19/05/2018
    Trees, Shrubs & ClimbersSycamoreAcer pseudoplatanus19/05/2018
    Trees, Shrubs & ClimbersHorse-chestnutAesculus hippocastanum19/05/2018
    Trees, Shrubs & ClimbersHornbeamCarpinus betulus19/05/2018
    Trees, Shrubs & ClimbersHazelCorylus avellana19/05/2018
    Trees, Shrubs & ClimbersHawthornCrataegus monogyna19/05/2018
    Trees, Shrubs & ClimbersBeechFagus sylvatica19/05/2018
    Trees, Shrubs & ClimbersAshFraxinus excelsior19/05/2018
    Trees, Shrubs & ClimbersHollyIlex aquifolium19/05/2018
    Trees, Shrubs & ClimbersHoneysuckleLonicera periclymenum19/05/2018
    Trees, Shrubs & ClimbersBramble agg.Rubus fruticosus agg.19/05/2018
    Trees, Shrubs & ClimbersRaspberryRubus idaeus19/05/2018
    Trees, Shrubs & ClimbersRowanSorbus aucuparia19/05/2018
    Trees, Shrubs & ClimbersCommon LimeTilia platyphyllos x cordata = T. x europaea19/05/2018
    Trees, Shrubs & ClimbersGorseUlex europaeus19/05/2018
    WildflowersCow ParsleyAnthriscus sylvestris19/05/2018
    WildflowersSweet ChestnutCastanea sativa19/05/2018
    WildflowersCreeping ThistleCirsium arvense19/05/2018
    WildflowersPignutConopodium majus19/05/2018
    WildflowersFoxgloveDigitalis purpurea19/05/2018
    WildflowersLesser CelandineFicaria verna19/05/2018
    WildflowersCleaversGalium aparine19/05/2018
    WildflowersHerb-RobertGeranium robertianum19/05/2018
    WildflowersHogweedHeracleum sphondylium19/05/2018
    WildflowersYellow ArchangelLamiastrum galeobdolon19/05/2018
    WildflowersWhite Dead-nettleLamium album19/05/2018
    WildflowersRibwort PlantainPlantago lanceolata19/05/2018
    WildflowersCreeping ButtercupRanunculus repens19/05/2018
    WildflowersCurled DockRumex crispus19/05/2018
    WildflowersBroad-leaved DockRumex obtusifolius19/05/2018
    WildflowersRed CampionSilene dioica19/05/2018
    WildflowersBetonyStachys officinalis19/05/2018
    WildflowersLesser StitchwortStellaria graminea19/05/2018
    WildflowersGreater StitchwortStellaria holostea19/05/2018
    WildflowersCommon NettleUrtica dioica19/05/2018
    WildflowersGermander SpeedwellVeronica chamaedrys19/05/2018
    Algae, Bacteria, VirusTrentepohlia sp.24/03/2018
    BeetlesSnail HunterCychrus caraboides24/03/2018
    BirdsTreecreeperCerthia familiaris24/03/2018
    BirdsGreat Spotted WoodpeckerDendrocopos major24/03/2018
    Centipedes & MillipedesBlunt-tailed Snake MillipedeCylindroiulus punctatus24/03/2018
    Centipedes & MillipedesPill MillipedeGlomeris marginata24/03/2018
    Centipedes & MillipedesWhite-legged Snake MillipedeTachypodoiulus niger24/03/2018
    FungiCommon JellyspotDacrymyces stillatus24/03/2018
    FungiBirch PolyporePiptoporus betulinus24/03/2018
    LichensLepraria incana agg.24/03/2018
    MammalsMuntjacMuntiacus reevesi24/03/2018
    Mosses & LiverwortsRough-stalked Feather-mossBrachythecium rutabulum24/03/2018
    Mosses & LiverwortsGreat Scented LiverwortConocephalum conicum s.l.24/03/2018
    Mosses & LiverwortsMamillate Plait-mossHypnum andoi24/03/2018
    Mosses & LiverwortsCypress-leaved Plait-mossHypnum cupressiforme24/03/2018
    Mosses & LiverwortsCommon Feather-mossKindbergia praelonga24/03/2018
    Mosses & LiverwortsCreeping FingerwortLepidozia reptans24/03/2018
    Mosses & LiverwortsBluish VeilwortMetzgeria fruticulosa24/03/2018
    Mosses & LiverwortsCape Thread-mossOrthodontium lineare24/03/2018
    Mosses & LiverwortsWood Bristle-mossOrthotrichum affine24/03/2018
    Mosses & LiverwortsElegant Bristle-mossOrthotrichum pulchellum24/03/2018
    Mosses & LiverwortsWoodsy Silk-mossPlagiothecium nemorale24/03/2018
    Mosses & LiverwortsLong-beaked Water Feather-mossPlatyhypnidium riparioides24/03/2018
    Mosses & LiverwortsBank Haircap MossPolytrichum formosum24/03/2018
    Mosses & LiverwortsFox-tail Feather-mossThamnobryum alopecurum24/03/2018
    Mosses & LiverwortsFrizzled PincushionUlota phyllantha24/03/2018
    Slugs & SnailsHedgehog SlugArion intermedius24/03/2018
    Slugs & SnailsDusky SlugArion subfuscus24/03/2018
    Slugs & SnailsDiscus SnailDiscus rotundatus24/03/2018
    Slugs & SnailsTree SlugLehmannia marginata24/03/2018
    Slugs & SnailsLeopard SlugLimax maximus24/03/2018
    Trees, Shrubs & ClimbersSilver BirchBetula pendula24/03/2018
    Trees, Shrubs & ClimbersIvyHedera helix24/03/2018
    Trees, Shrubs & ClimbersWild CherryPrunus avium24/03/2018
    WildflowersOpposite-leaved Golden SaxifrageChrysosplenium oppositifolium24/03/2018
    WildflowersWood-sorrelOxalis acetosella24/03/2018
    Woodlice, CrustaceansCommon Shiny WoodlouseOniscus asellus24/03/2018
    Bees, Wasps, AntsIchneumon stramentor19/08/2017
    BirdsSwallowHirundo rustica19/08/2017
    FungiTawny GrisetteAmanita fulva19/08/2017
    FungiYellow FieldcapBolbitius titubans19/08/2017
    FungiShaggy ParasolChlorophyllum rhacodes19/08/2017
    FungiCommon PuffballLycoperdon perlatum19/08/2017
    FungiLilac BonnetMycena pura19/08/2017
    FungiCommon EarthballScleroderma citrinum19/08/2017
    harvestmen (Opiliones)Dicranopalpus ramosus agg.19/08/2017
    harvestmen (Opiliones)Leiobunum rotundum19/08/2017
    HoverfliesRhingia campestris19/08/2017
    MothsStraw Grass-veneerAgriphila straminella19/08/2017
    MothsBlood-veinTimandra comae19/08/2017
    MothsPale Straw PearlUdea lutealis19/08/2017
    BeetlesMelanotus castanipes18/02/2017
    BeetlesSilpha atrata18/02/2017
    BirdsJayGarrulus glandarius18/02/2017
    Centipedes & MillipedesBanded CentipedeLithobius variegatus18/02/2017
    FungiJelly Ear FungusAuricularia auricula-judae18/02/2017
    FungiBracken MapRhopographus filicinus18/02/2017
    Grasses, Rushes & SedgesWavy Hair-grassAvenella flexuosa18/02/2017
    LichensCladonia coniocraea18/02/2017
    LichensHammered Shield LichenParmelia sulcata18/02/2017
    Mosses & LiverwortsAtrichum undulatum18/02/2017
    Mosses & LiverwortsCapillary Thread-mossBryum capillare18/02/2017
    Mosses & LiverwortsSilky Wall Feather-mossHomalothecium sericeum18/02/2017
    Mosses & LiverwortsHeath Plait-mossHypnum jutlandicum18/02/2017
    Mosses & LiverwortsBifid CrestwortLophocolea bidentata18/02/2017
    Mosses & LiverwortsLophocolea heterophylla18/02/2017
    Mosses & LiverwortsSwan's-neck Thyme-mossMnium hornum18/02/2017
    Mosses & LiverwortsOverleaf PelliaPellia epiphylla18/02/2017
    Slugs & SnailsGarlic SnailOxychilus alliarius18/02/2017
    Trees, Shrubs & ClimbersPedunculate OakQuercus robur18/02/2017
    Trees, Shrubs & ClimbersElderSambucus nigra18/02/2017
    WildflowersCommon SorrelRumex acetosa18/02/2017
    Woodlice, CrustaceansCommon Rough WoodlousePorcellio scaber18/02/2017
    BeetlesCommon Red Soldier BeetleRhagonycha fulva15/07/2016
    Grasshoppers & CricketsCommon Field GrasshopperChorthippus brunneus15/07/2016
    HoverfliesMelanostoma mellinum15/07/2016
    ButterfliesCommaPolygonia c-album27/09/2015
    BirdsNuthatchSitta europaea14/04/2014