Folkestone & Hythe Birds

and other natural history

2018 butterfly year list so far = 25 species

Same time last year = 30 species

25. Marbled White - Hythe Roughs - 17th Jun

24. Meadow Brown - Aldington Road - 17th Jun

23. Large Skipper - Fisherman's Beach, Hythe - 6th Jun

22. Brown Argus - Hythe Roughs - 25th May

21. Red Admiral - Hythe Roughs - 25th May

20. Common Blue - Samphire Hoe - 15th May

19. Small Heath - Kiln Wood and Samphire Hoe - 15th May

18. Small Blue - Samphire Hoe - 13th May

17. Adonis Blue - Cheriton Hill - 8th May

16. Small Copper - Seabrook - 4th May

15. Dingy Skipper - Samphire Hoe - 1st May

14. Wall - Samphire Hoe - 1st May

13. Holly Blue - Seabrook - 20th Apr

12. Speckled Wood - Castle Hill - 20th Apr

11. Green Hairstreak - Abbotscliffe - 19th Apr

10. Large White - Seabrook - 18th Apr

9. Clouded Yellow - Samphire Hoe - 17th Apr

8. Painted Lady - Folkestone Escarpment - 16th Apr

7. Orange-tip - Saltwood - 16th Apr

6. Small White - Seabrook - 10th Apr

5. Green-veined White - Seabrook - 6th Apr

4. Comma - Seabrook - 6th Apr

3. Small Tortoiseshell - Folkestone Downs - 14th Mar

2. Brimstone - Samphire Hoe - 14th Mar

1. Peacock - Beachborough Lakes - 11th Jan

2017 total = 35 species

2016 total = 33 species

2015 total = 33 species

2014 total = 32 species

2013 total = 33 species

2012 total = 31 species