ASSYNT BUTTERFLY RECORDS

April 15th 2018

Assynt Wildlife Records Digitisation Project

This Project is supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund and Scottish Natural Heritage

The information being made available here has had no interpretation applied.

Many years of work have gone into collating the data by various residents of, and visitors to, Assynt.

The data is free to download but if you make use of it please acknowledge the source with the suggested citation –

Assynt Field Club; Assynt Wildlife Records Digitisation Project, funded by the Heritage Lottery Fund and Scottish Natural Heritage

Thank you.

Assynt Butterfly Records (260KB xlsx)

To view distribution maps of Assynt’s butterflies please visit our Wildlife Mapping Project

We have now produced a full colour Butterflies of Assynt booklet based on our records and distribution maps. This booklet is free download from our website.

 

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Recent Sightings

Red-throated Diver

Two birds, Bay of Stoer (DAH) (24/07)

Common Dolphin

15+ very active animals just off Sgeir Mhòr, Loch Kirkaig (DAH) (24/07)

Black-throated Diver

Six birds in a group, Loch Kirkaig (DAH) (24/07)

Antler moth (Cerapteryx graminis)

Single moth in Strathan garden (Jean Macleod) (24/07)

Magpie moth (Abraxas grossulariata)

Single moth Clachtoll, (Dorell Pirie) (24/07)

Common Dolphin

Six animals off Culkein Drumbeg (DAH) (23/07)

Spotted Flycatcher

Single adult bird feeding from various trees, Culag Woods (DAH) (22/07)

Great Spotted Woodpecker

Single bird calling, Culag Woods (DAH) (22/07)

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