Species List – 2020

This is the list of species recorded on line by TDEG members (either on our TDEG Facebook group page or web site) and within approximately five miles of Tideswell. These sightings were submitted between March – December 2020.

Birds  (73 species)

Bearded vulture         

Blue tit                       

Great tit                     

Coal tit                       

Long-tailed tit

Goldcrest                  

Chaffinch                   

Greenfinch                

Goldfinch                   

Bullfinch 

Brambling

Siskin                    

Linnet             

House sparrow         

Dunnock                    

Wren              

Robin             

Redstart                    

Blackbird                   

Song thrush               

Mistle thrush              

Fieldfare                    

Redwing                    

Starling                      

Meadow pipit            

Skylark                      

Chiffchaff                   

Willow warbler          

Garden warbler        

Blackcap                   

Whitethroat               

Jackdaw                    

Carrion Crow            

Rook              

Magpie                      

Jay                 

Raven            

Great spotted woodpecker

Lesser spotted woodpecker

Collared dove 

Stock dove          

Wood pigeon            

Tree creeper             

Nuthatch                    

Swift               

Swallow                     

House martin            

Grey wagtail              

Pied wagtail              

Wheatear                  

Dipper                       

Pink footed geese   

Coot               

Moorhen                    

Mute swan                 

Mallard                      

Grey heron                

Curlew

Snipe

Woodcock 

Red legged partridge             

Barn owl                    

Tawny owl                 

Little owl                    

Osprey                       

Red kite                     

Sparrowhawk           

Kestrel                       

Buzzard                     

Peregrine                  

Black-headed gull    

Common gull            

Great black backed gull

Flowers (68 species)                    

Wood anemone       

Celandine                 

Water avens             

Bluebells                   

Mountain pansies     

Cowslips                   

Herb paris                 

Red campion            

Ground ivy                 

Wild garlic                 

Jack in the hedge     

Spring sandwort       

Common mouse-ear

Stitchwort                  

Wood ruff                  

Wood spurge            

Dogs mercury           

Cuckoo pint              

Meadow saxifrage   

Green alkanet

Foxglove       

Dead nettle               

Rosebay willowherb 

Great willowherb      

Yellow rattle               

Violets                       

Mouse ear hawkbit  

Oxeye daisy              

Meadow buttercup   

Cuckoo flower          

Field scabious          

Common knapweed

Greater knapweed   

Betony                       

Selfheal                     

Field daisies             

Dandelions               

Chicory                      

Ragwort                     

Wood sage               

Wild basil                  

Wild marjoram          

Wild thyme                

Tufted vetch              

Birds foot trefoil        

Eyebright                   

Common valerian     

Yarrow                       

Cow parsley              

Goatsbeard              

Meadowsweet          

Lady’s bedstraw       

Common hogweed  

Sweet cicely             

Meadow cranesbill   

Small teasel              

Teasel 

Common blue sow thistle                      

Spear thistle             

Field thistle               

Nodding thistle         

Marsh thistle             

Early purple orchids 

Common spotted orchid

Chalk fragrant orchid

Bee orchid                

Dune helleborines    

Dark red helleborines

Insects (38 species)

Tortoiseshell butterfly

Orange tip butterfly

Green hairstreak butterfly

Dark green fritillary

Brown argus butterfly

Meadow brown butterfly

Ringlet butterfly

Small skipper

Common blue butterfly

Large white butterfly

Green-veined white butterfly

Peacock butterfly

Red admiral butterfly

Painted lady butterfly

Wall butterfly

Ermine moth

Hummingbird hawk moth

Snouted moth

Cinnebar moth (caterpillar)

Elephant hawk moth (caterpillar)

Broad bodied chaser (dragonfly)

Southern hawker (dragonfly)

Large red damselfly

Cricket

Ladybird

Greenfly

Cockchafer

Drove beetle

Red cardinal beetle

Green dock beetle

Nettle weevil

Stone fly nymph

Nursery web spider

Crab spider

Black-rimmed snout hover fly

Flesh fly

Drone fly

Hairy shield bug

Mammals (13 species)

Hedgehogs

Grey squirrel

Brown hare

Fox and cubs

Badger

Stoat

Weasel

Shrew

Wood mouse

Rabbits

Bat (possibly Greater Horseshoe)

Pipistrelle bat

Soprano pipistrelle bat

Reptiles (1 species)

Slow worm

Amphibians (3 species)

Frogs

Palmate newt

Common toad

Fish (2 species)

Brown trout

Rainbow trout

Freshwater invertebrates (4 species)

Fingernail clam

Flatworm

Water fleas

Rat-tailed maggots

Fungi (7 species)

Birch bracket fungus   (razor strop)

Common puffball

Pelt lichen

Petticoat toadstools

Candlesnuff fungus

Angels bonnets

Sulphur tuft toadstools

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