Kent butterflies

Kent butterflies

Kent butterflies - UK and Ireland : To see every species of Kent butterfly in one year (excluding rare migrants). Peacock - first sight

To see every species of Kent butterfly in one year (excluding rare migrants).
Peacock - first sighting Dungeness 17-4-2018.
Brimstone - first sighting Dungeness
17-4-2018
Small White- first sighting Dungeness
17-4-2018
Comma - first sighting Blean Wood 18-4-2018
Orange-tip - first sighting Stodmarsh
19-4-2018
Small Tortoiseshell - first sighting Stodmarsh 19-4-2018.
Green Veined White - first sighting East Blean Wood 18-4-2018.
Speckled wood - first sighting Denge Wood 20-4-2018.
Large White - first sighting Dover 26-4-2018.
Holly Blue - first sighting Sevenoaks
05-5-2018.
Duke Of Burgundy - first sighting Denge Wood 7-5-2018.
Small Copper - first sighting Oare Marshes
9-5-2018.
Grizzled Skipper - first sighting Dungeness
10-5-2018
Small Heath - first sighting Lullingstone
19-5-2018.
Red Admiral - first sighting Lullingstone
19-5-2018.
Green Hairstreak - first sighting Denge Wood 21-5-2018.
Dingy Skipper - first sighting Denge Wood
21-5-2018.
Common Blue - first sighting Sandwich 22-5-2018.
Painted Lady - first sighting Reculver
28-5-2018.
Wall - first sighting Reculver 28-5-2018.
Meadow Brown- first sighting Temple Ewell 02-6-2018
Adonis Blue - first sighting Temple Ewell
02-6-2018
Heath Fritillary- first sighting East Blean Wood
03-6-2018
Large Skipper - first sighting Great Chart
07-6-2018
Small Skipper- first sighting Dungeness
18-6-2018
White Admiral - first sighting Thorndon Wood 20-6-2018.
Ringlet - first sighting Thorndon Wood
20-6-2018
Purple Hairstreak- first sighting Thorndon Wood 20-6-2018
Dark Green Fritillary - first sighting Lullingstone country park 21-6-2018
Marbled White - first sighting Lullingstone country park 21-6-2018
Gatekeeper- first sighting Elham 23-6-2018
Silver Washed Fritillary - first sighting Hamstreet 5-7-2018
Brown Argus - first sighting Dungeness
11-7-2018
Essex Skipper- first sighting Dungeness
11-7-2018
Purple Emperor- first sighting Eridge Old Park
14-7-2018
White Letter Hairstreak- first sighting Northward Hill 19-7-2018
Chalkhill Blue - first sighting Dover 21.7.2018
Clouded Yellow - first sighting Dover 21.7.2018
Silver Spotted Skipper - first sighting Temple Ewell 02.08.2018.
Small Blue - first sighting St Margaret's Bay 02.08.2018
Brown Hairstreak - Steyning 18.09.2018. Yes I know this is a slight cheat as this is West Sussex not Kent but as this butterfly only returned to Kent in 2016 and the chances of seeing one in my home county are so low I decided a slight cheat is allowed. It will keep looking though.
24 May 2018
francesca partridge