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    Record Datesort ascending Recorded at Recorded by Tweet
    12/01/2018 - 14:53 Andy Martin

    Surprised by my first 🦋 sighting 2018 a Peacock drifting across a main road in Bournemouth attracting attention of…

    10/01/2018 - 12:42 Portland Bird Observatory

    Couple of butterflies on the wing in lovely sunshine today: Peacock at the Bill & Small Tortoiseshell at Blacknor.

    05/11/2017 - 21:56 Mike Gibbons

    RT @cloudedyellows: Some sparklers for Nov 5th at Southbourne U 8 Clouded Yellows,1 Small White,1 Peacock,6 Red Ads @savebutterflies @BC_D…

    05/10/2017 - 17:46 Peter Orchard

    Ringstead to Osmington Mills: Mesembrina meridiana, ivy bee, red admiral (lots) large white, clouded yellow, small copper, peacock, kestrel

    23/09/2017 - 08:44 Paul Harris

    An unusual mix in the traps this morning, Clifden Nonpareil, Red Underwing, Palpita vitrealis and a Peacock Butterfly!

    18/09/2017 - 15:42 Lulworth Rangers

    Peacock,C Yel and Comma. 3 Firecrest, 14 Yellow Wag, Gdn Warb, Blackcap, Spot Fly, 400 Swallow/H Martin…

    17/09/2017 - 23:05 Retweet

    RT @Portland_Nature: Back to Portland again. A walk along Barleycrates Lane, counted the following on Ivy. 150+ Red Admiral, 12 Peacock, 2…

    02/09/2017 - 14:13 Debby Saunders

    Garden full of Butterflies today, at least 10 Red Admiral, 7 Small Tortoiseshell, singles of Painted Lady and Peaco…

    01/09/2017 - 21:04 Pam Parsons

    Peacock Butterfly today, RSPB Lodmoor Dorset @savebutterflies @BC_Dorset @NatureUK

    11/08/2017 - 11:04 Peter Orchard A few insects at Abbotsbury gardens yesterday but I suppose as most are imported flowers they are not popular with native insect species?
    16/07/2017 - 16:45 Two Owls Birding Common Blue, Grayling, Peacock, Red Admiral, 6spot Burnets, Gatekeeper #ButterflyCount #lytchettbaywildlife
    25/06/2017 - 16:00 Dorset Wildlife Trust Up to 150 species so far on the #ChesilBioBlitz including these beauties! #DWTwey #30DaysWild
    24/05/2017 - 21:00 Dorset Wildlife Trust What a stunning day at Lorton Meadows! This beautiful Peacock Butterfly was enjoying the glorious afternoon sun.…
    01/05/2017 - 13:00 Martin Wood @ianballam @harbourbirds Only seen one Peacock today at Longham
    15/04/2017 - 08:30 Friends Kinson Common Species at Kinson Common on the 9th April 2017 ...
    08/04/2017 - 17:45 Tom Brereton RT @tom_m_brereton: Also 17 Speckled Wood, 7 Orange-tip, 8 Peacock, 2 Comma, 7 Small Tortoiseshell, 2 Brimstone, Small White & 2 Wheate…
    08/04/2017 - 08:15 John Lloyd RT @john_lloyd79: Glorious sunshine at @hengistburyvc today. Great to see peacocks, orange tips a comma and a speckled wood, as well as a c…
    07/04/2017 - 18:45 Ian Ballam Whilst quiet for birds at #LytchettFields thoughts turned to Butterflys Peacock
    07/04/2017 - 17:00 Martin Wood Orange topped butterfly this afternoon and peacock butterflies at Longham Lake's @BC_Dorset
    06/04/2017 - 13:00 Marcus Lawson First Small White in the garden plus Brimstone, Holly Blue, Comma and Peacock. Also the Crane Fly T. oleracea and Dark-edged Bee-fly.
    26/03/2017 - 20:30 Ian Ballam Plenty of Brimstone and a couple of Peacock at #LytchettFields today, only 1 Peacock sat for a pic
    26/03/2017 - 10:45 Martin Wood @BC_Dorset First Peacock in the garden and at Longham Lakes 25th March
    25/03/2017 - 15:45 RSPB Weymouth Common lizards 🦎 seen at Radipole today + brimstone, peacock, red admiral, comma & sml tortoiseshell 🦋 @BC_Dorset @ARC_Bytes #spring
    25/03/2017 - 14:00 Paul Harris Peacock and Small Tortoishell in back garden. (Weymouth).
    13/03/2017 - 11:15 RSPB Weymouth Beautiful day ☀️ brimstone,small tortoiseshell&peacock butterflies all out @Radipole 🦋 #mondaymotivation…
    09/03/2017 - 17:00 Dorset Wildlife Trust RT @TheGreatHeath: Brimstone and peacock butterflies on the wing in warm sunshine on Upton Heath today! #tgh #dorsetwt