Grayling

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Common Name Grayling
Scientific Name Hipparchia semele
Interest Level
3/5
Related Species Satyrid Butterflies (Browns)
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Habitat Reference H2: Dry Heath/Acid Grassland Mosaic
Summary

A quite common species on the Dorset heaths but far less so elsewhere


 

Contributors to the Nature of Dorset have seen this species here:

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These contributors have submitted records for this species:

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Contributed By Records
Hamish Murray 1
Ian Ballam 2
Two Owls Birding 3

These are some photographs of this species that have accompanied tweets from Twitter contributors. Click/tap a photo to see the original version.

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Spot the Grayling (and the Sea Hard Grass) at Durlston this morning https://t.co/ZNjQGIHAPr
Tweet Date:
22/06/2017 - 18:30
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1st Grayling of the year in Wareham Forest this morning https://t.co/XTPIH5hpgK
Tweet Date:
27/06/2017 - 18:45
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Grayling, Morden Bog https://t.co/MmZtbkR32k
Tweet Date:
04/07/2017 - 18:00
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The original tweets from which these records have been derived:

Record Datesort ascending Recorded at Recorded by Tweet
25/07/2017 - 13:30 Two Owls Birding Morden Bog alive with butterflies 11sp. lots Grayling, Gatekeepers + Silver-washed Fit, dragons & damsels too & Emperor females laying eggs.
16/07/2017 - 16:45 Two Owls Birding Common Blue, Grayling, Peacock, Red Admiral, 6spot Burnets, Gatekeeper #ButterflyCount #lytchettbaywildlife https://t.co/7dZtMiLDsy
16/07/2017 - 14:15 Two Owls Birding Came home & disturbed a Greyling butterfly from our path, 2nd garden record for us #lytchettbaywildlife @ianballam @NarwhalSh
04/07/2017 - 18:00 Ian Ballam Grayling, Morden Bog https://t.co/MmZtbkR32k
27/06/2017 - 18:45 Ian Ballam 1st Grayling of the year in Wareham Forest this morning https://t.co/XTPIH5hpgK
22/06/2017 - 18:30 Hamish Murray Spot the Grayling (and the Sea Hard Grass) at Durlston this morning https://t.co/ZNjQGIHAPr
Name of species Grayling
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