Glen Parva LNR

    Map key:

    • Selected Wild Place = PINK
    • Other Wild Places = RED
    • Public Rights of Way = GREEN
    • VC55 boundary = BLUE
    Wild places

    Total species seen at this site: 384


    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.

    Group Common name Latin name Last seen
    AmphibiansCommon ToadBufo bufo26/06/2015
    AmphibiansSmooth NewtLissotriton vulgaris26/06/2015
    AmphibiansCommon FrogRana temporaria27/06/2015
    Bees, Wasps, AntsAmblyteles armatorius14/06/2011
    Bees, Wasps, AntsGarden BumblebeeBombus hortorum26/06/2015
    Bees, Wasps, AntsTree BumblebeeBombus hypnorum26/07/2016
    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 septempunctata25/03/2017
    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 nobilis26/06/2016
    BeetlesParethelcus pollinarius26/06/2015
    BeetlesBlack Clock BeetlePterostichus madidus26/06/2015