CORONAVIRUS UPDATE: Wiltshire Branch are receiving regular updates from Butterfly Conservation who are doing everything possible to provide support and reassurance to staff, volunteers and supporters. In line with current government guidance all Butterfly Conservation events will be cancelled.

Arrangements will continue to be reviewed and updates provided on our websites, social media channels and by email to those registered with us. It is of great regret that these measures are necessary however these are exceptional times and we are working together to keep everyone healthy and safe.

Date Species Location Submitter
2020-08-12 Brimstone Small White Green-veined White Common Blue Red Admiral Small Tortoiseshell Comma Silver-washed Fritillary Speckled Wood Gatekeeper Meadow Brown Silver Y Somerford Common (SU029868) Robin Griffiths
2020-08-12 Large White Green-veined White Peacock Speckled Wood Gatekeeper Meadow Brown Coate Water (North meadow) (SU17798183) Wayne Ford
2020-08-12 Large White Small White Green-veined White Red Admiral Small Tortoiseshell Speckled Wood Gatekeeper Meadow Brown Coate Water (South meadow) (SU17988158) Wayne Ford
2020-08-11 Small Skipper Brimstone Small White Common Blue Small Tortoiseshell Gatekeeper Meadow Brown Small Heath Blakehill Farm WWT Reserve (SU072912) Robin Griffiths
2020-08-11 Brimstone Large White Small White Holly Blue Red Admiral Small Tortoiseshell Comma Silver-washed Fritillary Speckled Wood Humming-bird Hawk-moth Jersey Tiger By Great Chalfield Manor Charlie Moores
2020-08-11 Small White Brown Argus Common Blue Chalkhill Blue Adonis Blue Speckled Wood Meadow Brown Small Heath Grovely Down (SU08473298) Simon Crampin
2020-08-11 Brimstone Small White Brown Argus Common Blue Chalkhill Blue Adonis Blue Dark Green Fritillary Silver-washed Fritillary Gatekeeper Meadow Brown Small Heath Slopes below Heath Wood (SU08123351) Simon Crampin
2020-08-11 Large White Small White Common Blue Chalkhill Blue Adonis Blue Silver-washed Fritillary Speckled Wood Gatekeeper Meadow Brown Small Heath Haddon Hill (South face) (SU06963423) Simon Crampin
2020-08-11 Brimstone Large White Small White Small Copper Brown Argus Common Blue Chalkhill Blue Adonis Blue Red Admiral Gatekeeper Meadow Brown Small Heath Ebsbury (SU05573552) Simon Crampin
2020-08-10 Small White Brown Argus Common Blue Chalkhill Blue Adonis Blue Speckled Wood Wall Brown Gatekeeper Meadow Brown Small Heath Cotley Hill (ST91614335) Andrew Graham
2020-08-10 Clouded Yellow Brimstone Large White Small White Brown Argus Common Blue Chalkhill Blue Adonis Blue Wall Brown Gatekeeper Meadow Brown Small Heath Scratchbury Hill (ST91094427) Andrew Graham
2020-08-10 Brimstone Large White Small White Green-veined White Brown Hairstreak Red Admiral Peacock Silver-washed Fritillary Speckled Wood Gatekeeper Meadow Brown Ravensroost Wood (SU023877) Robin Griffiths
2020-08-10 Large White Small White Green-veined White Common Blue Holly Blue Red Admiral Small Tortoiseshell Peacock Comma Marbled White Gatekeeper Meadow Brown Tellcroft Corsham (ST870695) Alan Carpenter
2020-08-09 Small Skipper Clouded Yellow Small White Small Blue Brown Argus Common Blue Chalkhill Blue Wall Brown Gatekeeper Meadow Brown Small Heath W of Smiths Plantation (ST93035016) Nigel Cope
2020-08-09 Clouded Yellow Large White Small White Brown Argus Common Blue Chalkhill Blue Adonis Blue Small Tortoiseshell Dark Green Fritillary Speckled Wood Wall Brown Gatekeeper Meadow Brown Small Heath Cherhill (SU03946933) Simon Crampin
2020-08-09 Small Skipper Brimstone Large White Small White Common Blue Chalkhill Blue Adonis Blue Red Admiral Small Tortoiseshell Wall Brown Marbled White Gatekeeper Meadow Brown Small Heath Calstone Coombes (SU04016868) Simon Crampin
2020-08-08 Dingy Skipper Clouded Yellow Brimstone Small White Small Blue Brown Argus Common Blue Chalkhill Blue Adonis Blue Small Tortoiseshell Wall Brown Marbled White Meadow Brown Small Heath Pewsey Downs (SU095645) Stephen Davis
2020-08-08 Small Skipper Dingy Skipper Brimstone Large White Small White Green-veined White Small Copper Brown Argus Common Blue Chalkhill Blue Red Admiral Small Tortoiseshell Peacock Dark Green Fritillary Speckled Wood Wall Brown Marbled White Gatekeeper Meadow Brown Small Heath Morgan's hill (SU02296726) Robin Griffiths
2020-08-08 Grovely Wood, Ebsbury area Sarah Grinsted
2020-08-08 Small Skipper Clouded Yellow Brimstone Large White Small White Green-veined White Small Copper Brown Argus Common Blue Chalkhill Blue Small Tortoiseshell Peacock Dark Green Fritillary Speckled Wood Wall Brown Gatekeeper Meadow Brown Small Heath Knap Hill (SU11996355) Simon Crampin
2020-08-08 Small Skipper Clouded Yellow Large White Small White Green-veined White Small Copper Brown Argus Common Blue Chalkhill Blue Adonis Blue Small Tortoiseshell Wall Brown Gatekeeper Meadow Brown Small Heath Huish Hill (SU14716418) Simon Crampin
2020-08-08 Large White Common Blue Chalkhill Blue Adonis Blue Red Admiral Wall Brown Meadow Brown Small Heath Oare Hill (SU15686382) Simon Crampin
2020-08-08 Clouded Yellow Large White Small White Brown Argus Common Blue Chalkhill Blue Adonis Blue Holly Blue Red Admiral Small Tortoiseshell Speckled Wood Wall Brown Marbled White Gatekeeper Meadow Brown Small Heath Fyfield Down (Pewsey) (SU18685839) Simon Crampin
2020-08-08 Brimstone Large White Small White Red Admiral Small Tortoiseshell Peacock Comma Gatekeeper Meadow Brown Ashton Keynes (SU04449404) Keith Newman
2020-08-07 Large White Small White Small Copper Small Tortoiseshell Speckled Wood Gatekeeper Meadow Brown Coate Water (North meadow) (SU17798183) Wayne Ford
2020-08-07 Small Skipper Brimstone Large White Small White Green-veined White Brown Hairstreak Purple Hairstreak Common Blue Holly Blue Red Admiral Peacock Speckled Wood Gatekeeper Meadow Brown Ravensroost Wood (SU023877) Andrew Griffin
2020-08-07 Small Skipper Large Skipper Dingy Skipper Brimstone Large White Small White Green-veined White Purple Hairstreak Small Copper Brown Argus Common Blue Red Admiral Peacock Silver-washed Fritillary Speckled Wood Gatekeeper Meadow Brown Small Heath Somerford Common (SU029868) Robin Griffiths
2020-08-07 Brimstone Large White Small White Green-veined White Purple Hairstreak Small Copper Common Blue Holly Blue Small Tortoiseshell Peacock Silver-washed Fritillary Speckled Wood Gatekeeper Meadow Brown Ravensroost Wood (SU02338775) Lucinda Anscombe
2020-08-07 Dingy Skipper Clouded Yellow Brimstone Large White Small White Green-veined White Brown Argus Common Blue Chalkhill Blue Small Tortoiseshell Peacock Wall Brown Marbled White Meadow Brown Small Heath Battlesbury hill (ST89714568) luke hepples
2020-08-07 Clouded Yellow Brimstone Large White Small White Small Copper Brown Argus Common Blue Chalkhill Blue Wall Brown Gatekeeper Meadow Brown Small Heath Six-spot Burnet Cinnabar Windmill Hill South SU2450 (SU2450) John Moon
2020-08-07 Brimstone Small White Brown Argus Common Blue Peacock Gatekeeper Meadow Brown Small Heath Six-spot Burnet Windmill Hill North SU2451 (SU2451) John Moon
2020-08-03 Large White Small White Common Blue Comma Gatekeeper Meadow Brown Coate Water (North meadow) (SU17798183) Wayne Ford
2020-08-03 Large White Small White Speckled Wood Meadow Brown Coate Water (East meadow) (SU18158170) Wayne Ford
2020-08-03 Large White Small White Red Admiral Peacock Gatekeeper Meadow Brown Coate Water (South meadow) (SU17988158) Wayne Ford
2020-08-02 Large Skipper Brimstone Large White Small White Brown Hairstreak Purple Hairstreak Common Blue Holly Blue Red Admiral Peacock Gatekeeper Meadow Brown Ravensroost Wood (SU023877) Darren Tonge
2020-08-02 Small Skipper Essex Skipper Brimstone Large White Small White Green-veined White Brown Argus Common Blue Chalkhill Blue Holly Blue Red Admiral Small Tortoiseshell Peacock Comma Speckled Wood Wall Brown Gatekeeper Meadow Brown Small Heath Milston Drove Walk (SU17574618) Andy Stafford
2020-08-02 Brimstone Large White Small White Red Admiral Comma Speckled Wood Gatekeeper Meadow Brown 24 Rock Lane (ST88664458) June Roy
2020-08-01 Clouded Yellow Green-veined White Common Blue Small Tortoiseshell Meadow Brown Coate Water (North meadow) (SU17798183) Wayne Ford
2020-08-01 Large White Small White Green-veined White Red Admiral Small Tortoiseshell Peacock Speckled Wood Gatekeeper Meadow Brown Coate Water (South meadow) (SU17988158) Wayne Ford
2020-08-01 Small Skipper Large White Green-veined White Red Admiral Speckled Wood Gatekeeper Meadow Brown Coate Water (East meadow) (SU18158170) Wayne Ford
2020-08-01 Small Skipper Large White Small White Chalkhill Blue Red Admiral Small Tortoiseshell Peacock Speckled Wood Marbled White Gatekeeper Meadow Brown Yellow Shell Shaded Broad-bar Badbury Wick (SU18748137) Wayne Ford
2020-08-01 Small Skipper Clouded Yellow Large White Small White Common Blue Chalkhill Blue Peacock Wall Brown Marbled White Gatekeeper Meadow Brown SPTA West VP6 (ST9250) Nigel Cope
2020-08-01 Large White Small White Holly Blue Red Admiral Small Tortoiseshell Peacock Comma Speckled Wood Wall Brown Gatekeeper Meadow Brown Calstone Doug &Judi Helsby
2020-08-01 Large Skipper Brimstone Large White Small White Green-veined White Common Blue Red Admiral Peacock Comma Silver-washed Fritillary Speckled Wood Gatekeeper Meadow Brown Ringlet Small Heath Somerford Common (SU029868) Robin Griffiths
2020-08-01 Small Skipper Brimstone Large White Small White Green-veined White Common Blue Holly Blue Red Admiral Small Tortoiseshell Peacock Comma Speckled Wood Marbled White Gatekeeper Meadow Brown Tellcroft Corsham (ST870695) Alan Carpenter
2020-07-31 Small Skipper Large White Small White Green-veined White Common Blue Red Admiral Small Tortoiseshell Peacock Comma Speckled Wood Marbled White Gatekeeper Meadow Brown Pinkcombe (SU17858031) Wayne Ford
2020-07-31 Large White Speckled Wood Ogbourne Maizey (Su 1970) Richard Fuller
2020-07-31 Clouded Yellow Gatekeeper Meadow Brown Small Heath Bay Bridges (SU189707) Richard Fuller
2020-07-31 Brimstone Large White Small White Green-veined White Purple Hairstreak Red Admiral Peacock Comma Silver-washed Fritillary Speckled Wood Gatekeeper Meadow Brown Ringlet Ravensroost Wood (SU023877) Robin Griffiths
2020-07-31 Small Skipper Silver-spotted Skipper Brimstone Large White Small White Brown Hairstreak Common Blue Chalkhill Blue Dark Green Fritillary Wall Brown Gatekeeper Meadow Brown Small Heath Warren Hill north SU2648 (SU2648) John Moon
2020-07-31 Small Skipper Silver-spotted Skipper Brimstone Large White Small White Brown Argus Common Blue Chalkhill Blue Gatekeeper Meadow Brown Ringlet Small Heath Perham Ranges, A-Range (SU258481) John Moon
2020-07-31 Brimstone Large White Small White Purple Hairstreak Holly Blue Red Admiral Gatekeeper Meadow Brown Vincients Wood (ST89617345) Nicholas Self
2020-07-31 Small Skipper Clouded Yellow Brimstone Large White Small White Green-veined White Brown Argus Common Blue Holly Blue Red Admiral Small Tortoiseshell Wall Brown Marbled White Gatekeeper Meadow Brown Small Heath Cotley Hill (ST91464335) Simon Crampin
2020-07-31 Clouded Yellow Chalkhill Blue Adonis Blue Wall Brown Battlesbury Hillfort (ST89514557) Simon Crampin
2020-07-30 Small Skipper Essex Skipper Small White Small Copper Brown Argus Common Blue Red Admiral Small Tortoiseshell Peacock Gatekeeper Meadow Brown Ringlet Small Heath Blakehill Farm WWT Reserve (SU072912) Robin Griffiths
2020-07-30 Brimstone Large White Small White Red Admiral Small Tortoiseshell Peacock Small Heath Ashton Keynes (SU04449404) Keith Newman
2020-07-30 Small Skipper Essex Skipper Brimstone Large White Small White Green-veined White Brown Argus Common Blue Peacock Comma Gatekeeper Meadow Brown Small Heath Echo Lodge Meadows (SU03798558) Lucinda Anscombe
2020-07-30 Small Skipper Brimstone Large White Small White Green-veined White Purple Hairstreak Holly Blue Red Admiral Small Tortoiseshell Peacock Comma Silver-washed Fritillary Gatekeeper Meadow Brown Ringlet Ravensroost Wood (SU02338775) Lucinda Anscombe
2020-07-30 Small Skipper Brimstone Large White Small White Brown Hairstreak Holly Blue Red Admiral Small Tortoiseshell Peacock Silver-washed Fritillary Speckled Wood Gatekeeper Meadow Brown Ringlet Ravensroost Wood (SU241877) Doug &Judi Helsby
2020-07-30 Large Skipper Large White Small Tortoiseshell Peacock Gatekeeper Meadow Brown Quemerford (SU0637028) Doug &Judi Helsby
2020-07-30 Small Skipper Brimstone Large White Small White Common Blue Chalkhill Blue Small Tortoiseshell Marbled White Meadow Brown Small Heath Dunscombe bottom (ST93884268) luke hepples
2020-07-30 Small Skipper Dingy Skipper Brimstone Large White Small White Small Copper Brown Argus Common Blue Adonis Blue Holly Blue Red Admiral Small Tortoiseshell Peacock Wall Brown Gatekeeper Meadow Brown Small Heath Battlesbury hill (ST89714568) luke hepples
2020-07-30 Brimstone Large White Small White Purple Hairstreak Common Blue Holly Blue Red Admiral Small Tortoiseshell Peacock Comma Gatekeeper Meadow Brown Humming-bird Hawk-moth 24 Rock Lane (ST88664458) June Roy
2020-07-29 Large White Small White Green-veined White Holly Blue Red Admiral Small Tortoiseshell Peacock Comma Speckled Wood Gatekeeper Meadow Brown Tellcroft Corsham (ST870695) Alan Carpenter
2020-07-29 Brimstone Small White Green-veined White Brown Argus Common Blue Speckled Wood Gatekeeper Meadow Brown Biss meadows country park (ST85995754) luke hepples
2020-07-29 Small Skipper Dingy Skipper Brimstone Large White Small White Green-veined White Small Copper Brown Argus Common Blue Chalkhill Blue Red Admiral Small Tortoiseshell Peacock Dark Green Fritillary Marbled White Gatekeeper Meadow Brown Small Heath Throope Down (SU08812446) Simon Crampin
2020-07-29 Large White Green-veined White Brown Argus Common Blue Holly Blue Peacock Silver-washed Fritillary Speckled Wood Gatekeeper Meadow Brown Ringlet Knighton Wood (SU057223) Simon Crampin
2020-07-29 Small Skipper Dingy Skipper Clouded Yellow Brimstone Large White Small White Common Blue Chalkhill Blue Small Tortoiseshell Peacock Dark Green Fritillary Marbled White Gatekeeper Meadow Brown Ringlet Small Heath Middleton Down Nature Reserve (SU04902310) Simon Crampin
2020-07-29 Chalkhill Blue Burcombe Down (SU06453007) Simon Crampin
2020-07-29 Large Skipper Brimstone Large White Small White Green-veined White Brown Hairstreak Common Blue Chalkhill Blue Holly Blue Red Admiral Peacock Gatekeeper Meadow Brown Cockey Down, Laverstock, Salisbury (SU16683148) Mike Curnow
2020-07-29 Large White Red Admiral Small Tortoiseshell Meadow Brown 24 Rock Lane (ST88664458) June Roy
2020-07-28 Large White Red Admiral Speckled Wood Gatekeeper Rushy Platt (SU13538361) Wayne Ford
2020-07-28 Small Skipper Essex Skipper Large White Small White Green-veined White Small Blue Brown Argus Common Blue Red Admiral Small Tortoiseshell Peacock Comma Dark Green Fritillary Speckled Wood Wall Brown Marbled White Gatekeeper Meadow Brown Ringlet Small Heath Rollestone Camp (SU09614470) Andy Stafford
2020-07-28 Small Skipper Brimstone Large White Small White Small Copper Common Blue Comma Gatekeeper Meadow Brown Ravensroost Meadow (SU02418776) Andrew Whittaker
2020-07-28 Brimstone Large White Small White White-letter Hairstreak Gatekeeper Meadow Brown Ravensroost (SU02148778) Andrew Whittaker
2020-07-28 Small White Green-veined White Red Admiral Peacock Comma Speckled Wood Gatekeeper Meadow Brown Mortimers Wood, Chippenham (ST 91961 7) Joanna Hutchinson
2020-07-28 Red Admiral Peacock Gatekeeper south side lake 29 Ashton Keynes (SU03559431) Keith Newman
2020-07-26 Small Skipper Large Skipper Small White Green-veined White Small Copper Common Blue Red Admiral Peacock Speckled Wood Wall Brown Marbled White Gatekeeper Meadow Brown Small Heath SPTA West Bridge Site 2 (ST976478) Nigel Cope
2020-07-26 Small Skipper Brimstone Large White Small White Green-veined White Purple Hairstreak Brown Argus Common Blue Red Admiral Peacock Silver-washed Fritillary Speckled Wood Gatekeeper Meadow Brown Ringlet Somerford Common (SU029868) Robin Griffiths
2020-07-26 Small White Peacock Comma 24 Rock Lane (ST88664458) June Roy
2020-07-24 Small Skipper Large Skipper Large White Small White Green-veined White Chalkhill Blue Red Admiral Peacock Wall Brown Marbled White Meadow Brown Ringlet Small Heath Cheverell Hill (ST97845240) Nigel Cope
2020-07-24 Small White Small Tortoiseshell Peacock Gatekeeper 24 Rock Lane (ST88664458) June Roy
2020-07-23 Small Skipper Large Skipper Brimstone Large White Small White Green-veined White Brown Argus Common Blue Chalkhill Blue Holly Blue Red Admiral Small Tortoiseshell Peacock Comma Silver-washed Fritillary Speckled Wood Marbled White Gatekeeper Meadow Brown Ringlet Silver Y Clearbury Ring (SU21354103) steve oakes
2020-07-23 Small Magpie Fields behind Southbrook (ST81833213) ANGELA SIDERFIN
2020-07-23 Small Skipper Essex Skipper Small White Brown Argus Common Blue Speckled Wood Marbled White Gatekeeper Meadow Brown Ringlet Humming-bird Hawk-moth Shaded Broad-bar Yellow Shell Blakehill Farm WWT Reserve (SU072912) Robin Griffiths
2020-07-22 Purple Emperor Ridgeway - near Hackpen Hill (SU12327332) Jeni Williams
2020-07-22 Small Skipper Brimstone Large White Small White Green-veined White Holly Blue Red Admiral Peacock Silver-washed Fritillary Speckled Wood Gatekeeper Meadow Brown Southleigh Woods (ST88004312) Wayne Ford
2020-07-22 Clouded Yellow Bewley Common Steve Baines
2020-07-22 Essex Skipper Brimstone Large White Small White Green-veined White Purple Hairstreak Holly Blue White Admiral Purple Emperor Red Admiral Peacock Comma Silver-washed Fritillary Speckled Wood Gatekeeper Meadow Brown Ringlet Everleigh Ashes (SU197565) Andy Stafford
2020-07-22 Clouded Yellow Charlton All Saints River Bridge (SU18062382) steve oakes
2020-07-22 Small Skipper Clouded Yellow Large White Small White Common Blue Chalkhill Blue Red Admiral Peacock Gatekeeper Meadow Brown Mere Down (ST81913357) Wayne Ford
2020-07-22 Holly Blue Wall Brown East Chisenbury (SU13975296) Robert Hastie
2020-07-22 Painted Lady Tellcroft Corsham (ST870695) Alan Carpenter
2020-07-22 Small Skipper Brimstone Large White Small White Green-veined White Purple Hairstreak White-letter Hairstreak White Admiral Red Admiral Small Tortoiseshell Peacock Comma Silver-washed Fritillary Marbled White Gatekeeper Meadow Brown Ringlet Ravensroost Wood (SU241877) Doug &Judi Helsby
2020-07-22 Large White Small White Red Admiral Peacock Comma Gatekeeper Meadow Brown 24 Rock Lane (ST88664458) June Roy
2020-07-22 Small Skipper Brimstone Large White Small White Green-veined White Purple Hairstreak Holly Blue Red Admiral Peacock Silver-washed Fritillary Speckled Wood Gatekeeper Meadow Brown Ringlet Ravensroost Wood (SU02338775) Lucinda Anscombe
2020-07-22 Small Skipper Brimstone Large White Small White Green-veined White Common Blue Peacock Speckled Wood Gatekeeper Meadow Brown Somerford Common (SU029868) Lucinda Anscombe
2020-07-22 Brimstone Large White Small White Green-veined White Purple Hairstreak Holly Blue White Admiral Peacock Comma Silver-washed Fritillary Speckled Wood Marbled White Gatekeeper Meadow Brown Ringlet Ravensroost Wood (SU023877) Robin Griffiths
2020-07-21 Small Skipper Brimstone Large White Small White Green-veined White Small Blue Brown Argus Common Blue Chalkhill Blue Small Tortoiseshell Peacock Marbled White Gatekeeper Meadow Brown Ringlet Cotley Hill (ST91614335) Andrew Graham
2020-07-21 Small Skipper Brimstone Large White Small White Green-veined White Brown Argus Chalkhill Blue Red Admiral Peacock Comma Marbled White Gatekeeper Meadow Brown Ringlet Scratchbury Hill (ST91094427) Andrew Graham