Northants first sightings 2020

Latest correspondence 4th April 2020
IMPORTANT: We can continue to receive your sightings but please remember that, in accordance with current UK Government restrictions, you MUST NOT make any journeys away from home in order to record butterflies and moths, as these would be considered non-essential journeys. More information on recording during the current circumstances can be found on the Butterfly Conservation website.


First sighting 2020

First sighting 2019

Peacock 29th January 14th February
Small Tortoiseshell 1st January 14th February
Red Admiral 29th January 8th January
Comma 11th March 11th February
Brimstone 14th February 13th February
Small White 22nd March 25th February
Green-veined White   30th March
Orange Tip 24th March 24th March
Holly Blue 3rd April 25th March
Speckled Wood 5th April 28th March
Large White 25th March 24th March
Dingy Skipper   17th April
Grizzled Skipper   17th April
Green Hairstreak   17th April
Painted Lady   23rd February
Small Heath   19th April
Small Copper   18th April
Common Blue   30th April
Brown Argus   30th April
Wood White   10th May
Large Skipper   29th May
Marbled White   19th June
Black Hairstreak   4th June
Meadow Brown   2nd June
Ringlet   1st June
Small Skipper   21st June
Essex Skipper   23rd June
White Admiral   22nd June
Purple Emperor   1st July
Gatekeeper   4th July
Purple Hairstreak   3rd July
Silver-washed Fritillary   18th June
White-letter Hairstreak   23rd June
Brown Hairstreak   No sighting
Clouded Yellow   16th July
Dark Green Fritillary   20th June
Chalkhill Blue   No sighting
Monarch   No sighting
Camberwell Beauty   No sighting