Glen Parva LNR

    Wild places

    Total species seen at this site: 377

    Description

    Glen Parva Local Nature Reserve covers 27 acres and was officially opened on 17th November 2010. The site is close to the Grand Union Canal and contains unimproved grassland habitat which is part of what was once a country-wide network of hay meadows and unimproved pasture.

    Latest records

    Common Name Latin Name Date Recorded Recorded By
    Holly BlueCelastrina argiolus12/05/2019parvares
    Goldilocks Buttercup agg.Ranunculus auricomus agg.30/04/2019parvares
    Wood AnemoneAnemone nemorosa29/03/2019parvares
    JayGarrulus glandarius27/03/2019parvares
    Mistle ThrushTurdus viscivorus26/03/2019parvares
    ChaffinchFringilla coelebs26/03/2019parvares
    Norellia spinipes02/03/2019David Gould
    Myrobalan PlumPrunus cerasifera02/03/2019David Gould
    Six-Spot BurnetZygaena filipendulae03/07/2018parvares
    Large SkipperOchlodes sylvanus03/07/2018parvares
    Enchanter's-nightshadeCircaea lutetiana30/06/2018parvares
    RamsonsAllium ursinum29/04/2018parvares
    CowslipPrimula veris29/04/2018parvares
    Goldilocks Buttercup agg.Ranunculus auricomus agg.26/04/2018parvares
    Garlic MustardAlliaria petiolata26/04/2018parvares

    Group Common name Latin name Last seen
    AmphibiansCommon ToadBufo bufo26/06/2015
    AmphibiansSmooth NewtLissotriton vulgaris27/06/2015
    AmphibiansCommon FrogRana temporaria26/06/2015
    Bees, Wasps, AntsAmblyteles armatorius14/06/2011
    Bees, Wasps, AntsGarden BumblebeeBombus hortorum26/06/2015
    Bees, Wasps, AntsTree BumblebeeBombus hypnorum26/06/2015
    Bees, Wasps, AntsRed-tailed BumblebeeBombus lapidarius27/06/2015
    Bees, Wasps, AntsWhite-tailed Bumble BeeBombus lucorum agg.27/06/2015
    Bees, Wasps, AntsCommon Carder BumblebeeBombus pascuorum26/08/2016
    Bees, Wasps, AntsEarly BumblebeeBombus pratorum26/06/2015
    Bees, Wasps, AntsVestal Cuckoo BumblebeeBombus vestalis26/06/2015
    Bees, Wasps, AntsBedeguar Gall WaspDiplolepis rosae25/08/2017
    Bees, Wasps, AntsYellow Meadow AntLasius flavus26/06/2015
    Bees, Wasps, AntsSmall Black AntLasius niger26/06/2015
    BeetlesCantharis nigra26/06/2016
    BeetlesCantharis rufa26/06/2015
    Beetles7 Spot LadybirdCoccinella septempunctata26/08/2016
    BeetlesDonacia semicuprea14/06/2011
    BeetlesGreat Diving BeetleDytiscus marginalis27/06/2015
    BeetlesGalerucella sagittariae26/04/2015
    BeetlesHarlequin LadybirdHarmonia axyridis26/06/2015
    BeetlesHypera rumicis04/05/2015
    BeetlesLeistus ferrugineus26/06/2015
    BeetlesLeistus spinibarbis26/06/2015
    BeetlesNebria brevicollis26/06/2015
    BeetlesNotiophilus biguttatus26/06/2015
    BeetlesOedemera lurida26/06/2015
    BeetlesSwollen-thighed BeetleOedemera nobilis26/06/2015
    BeetlesParethelcus pollinarius26/06/2015
    BeetlesBlack Clock BeetlePterostichus madidus26/06/2015