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 at these locations:

Please note that the markers show APPROXIMATE locations of the observation, not exact locations! You can find often find out more information about location by looking at the original tweet. Click on any marker to see the name of the location and then click on the location name to see more details about the site where available.

This chart shows the number of records per site for this species. Hover over any column to see the site and the number of records:

This chart shows the number of records per month for this species where there are records (see note below):

The intention of this chart is to show which months during the year this species is most likely to be seen. The total per month is across all years; to see the total for a particular year select that year in the filter at the top.

This chart shows the number of records per day for this species for up to the last 30 days for which there are records for this species (see note above). Hover over any column to see the date and the number of records:

These contributors have submitted records for this species:

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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
Contributed By:
Grayling, Morden Bog https://t.co/MmZtbkR32k
Tweet Date:
04/07/2017 - 18:00
Contributed By:
RT @PicturePurbeck: Beautiful Grayling on Stoborough Heath. @DorsetWildlife @BC_Dorset @RSPBArne https://t.co/DPKo0VVm0p
Tweet Date:
14/08/2017 - 15:02
Contributed By:
Grayling at Lychet Bay View https://t.co/I5nVxp4pU6
Tweet Date:
18/08/2017 - 07:29
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Grayling, Lytchett Heath https://t.co/ZSyJz9SLji
Tweet Date:
25/08/2017 - 20:34
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The original tweets from which these records have been derived:

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Record Datesort ascending Recorded at Recorded by Tweet
25/08/2017 - 20:34 Ian Ballam Grayling, Lytchett Heath https://t.co/ZSyJz9SLji
18/08/2017 - 07:29 Peter Orchard Grayling at Lychet Bay View https://t.co/I5nVxp4pU6
14/08/2017 - 15:02 Retweet RT @PicturePurbeck: Beautiful Grayling on Stoborough Heath. @DorsetWildlife @BC_Dorset @RSPBArne https://t.co/DPKo0VVm0p
06/08/2017 - 15:34 Shaun Robson Grayling, master of disguise on #Dorset #Heathland paths. good number today at #HartlandMoor @BC_Dorset… https://t.co/P0rXrQ471r
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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