Burroughs Wood, Ratby

    Wild places

    Total species seen at this site: 142

    Description

    Ratby Burroughs is in two parts: the southern part of fairly new plantations and the northern part, ancient woodlands with carpets of wood anemones and bluebells during the season. Both are part of the New National Forest.

    Latest records

    Common Name Latin Name Date Recorded Recorded By
    HoneysuckleLonicera periclymenum15/04/2019David Nicholls
    Great BurnetSanguisorba officinalis15/04/2019David Nicholls
    SycamoreAcer pseudoplatanus15/04/2019David Nicholls
    Barren StrawberryPotentilla sterilis15/04/2019David Nicholls
    Wood SageTeucrium scorodonia15/04/2019David Nicholls
    Wood AvensGeum urbanum15/04/2019David Nicholls
    ChiffchaffPhylloscopus collybita15/04/2019David Nicholls
    Wood SorrelOxalis acetosella15/04/2019David Nicholls
    Candlesnuff FungusXylaria hypoxylon13/12/2018David Nicholls
    King Alfred's CakesDaldinia concentrica13/12/2018David Nicholls
    Jelly Ear FungusAuricularia auricula-judae13/12/2018David Nicholls
    Snail HunterCychrus caraboides13/12/2018David Nicholls
    Crystal Brain FungusExidia nucleata13/12/2018David Nicholls
    Polydesmus angustus13/12/2018David Nicholls
    Entomobrya nivalis08/04/2018AJ Cann

    Group Common name Latin name Last seen
    Algae, Bacteria, VirusTrentepohlia sp.04/02/2016
    AmphibiansSmooth NewtLissotriton vulgaris01/02/2018
    Bees, Wasps, AntsArtichoke Gall WaspAndricus foecundatrix01/02/2018
    Bees, Wasps, AntsTree BumblebeeBombus hypnorum07/09/2014
    Bees, Wasps, AntsCommon Carder BumblebeeBombus pascuorum07/09/2014
    Bees, Wasps, AntsSpangle Gall WaspNeuroterus quercusbaccarum01/02/2018
    Bees, Wasps, AntsHornetVespa crabro07/09/2014
    BeetlesAtrecus affinis19/04/2009
    Beetles7 Spot LadybirdCoccinella septempunctata24/11/2011
    BeetlesSnail HunterCychrus caraboides13/12/2018
    BeetlesOthius punctulatus17/11/2011
    BeetlesPlatynus assimilis07/02/2013
    BeetlesPterostichus niger31/01/2014
    BirdsBuzzardButeo buteo31/01/2014
    BirdsGreat Spotted WoodpeckerDendrocopos major08/04/2018
    BirdsChaffinchFringilla coelebs04/02/2016
    BirdsJayGarrulus glandarius30/04/2017
    BirdsChiffchaffPhylloscopus collybita15/04/2019
    BirdsGoldcrestRegulus regulus30/04/2017
    BirdsNuthatchSitta europaea08/04/2018
    BirdsBlackcapSylvia atricapilla30/04/2017
    BirdsWrenTroglodytes troglodytes01/02/2018
    BirdsBlackbirdTurdus merula04/02/2016
    BugsHawthorn ShieldbugAcanthosoma haemorrhoidale24/11/2011
    BugsGreen ShieldbugPalomena prasina07/09/2014
    ButterfliesPeacockAglais io30/04/2017
    ButterfliesSmall TortoiseshellAglais urticae30/04/2017
    ButterfliesOrange TipAnthocharis cardamines30/04/2017
    ButterfliesRingletAphantopus hyperantus26/06/2016
    ButterfliesBrimstoneGonepteryx rhamni30/04/2017