Burroughs Wood, Ratby

    Wild places

    Total species seen at this site: 143

    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
    Common Dog-violetViola riviniana15/04/2019David 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

    Group Common name Latin name Last seen
    Algae, Bacteria, VirusTrentepohlia sp.04/02/2016
    BeetlesAtrecus affinis19/04/2009
    BeetlesOthius punctulatus17/11/2011
    BeetlesPlatynus assimilis07/02/2013
    BeetlesPterostichus niger31/01/2014
    Centipedes & MillipedesPolydesmus angustus13/12/2018
    Centipedes & MillipedesScutigerella agg.08/04/2018
    FungiPeziza varia05/05/2012
    HoverfliesPlatycheirus clypeatus05/05/2012
    LichensArthonia radiata24/11/2011
    LichensCladonia coniocraea01/02/2018
    LichensLecanora chlarotera31/01/2014
    LichensLecidella elaeochroma24/11/2011
    LichensLepraria incana agg.01/02/2018
    LichensPhyscia adscendens31/01/2014
    LichensPhyscia tenella01/02/2018
    LichensXanthoria parietina04/02/2016
    Mosses & LiverwortsAtrichum undulatum01/02/2018
    Spiders, Harvestmen & MitesPaidiscura pallens07/09/2014
    Springtails & BristletailsCampodea agg.08/04/2018
    Springtails & BristletailsEntomobrya nivalis08/04/2018
    Springtails & BristletailsLepidocyrtus lignorum08/04/2018
    Springtails & BristletailsPogonognathellus longicornis08/04/2018
    FungiYellow StagshornCalocera viscosa24/11/2011
    WildflowersYellow ArchangelLamiastrum galeobdolon30/04/2017
    FungiWrinkled CrustPhlebia radiata17/11/2011
    BirdsWrenTroglodytes troglodytes01/02/2018
    WildflowersWood SpeedwellVeronica montana30/04/2017
    WildflowersWood SageTeucrium scorodonia15/04/2019
    Mosses & LiverwortsWood Bristle-mossOrthotrichum affine01/02/2018