Sightings

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Date Species Stage Location Reported By
05/04/2015Peacock (2)AdultSlieveanorra, Armoy, Co. Antrim. D125296Dick Glasgow
https://www.flickr.com/photos/northantrimbirds/16855630000/
05/04/2015Small Tortoiseshell (1)AdultAnnadale Allotments, Belfast, Co. Antrim. J344710George Lyttle
05/04/2015Peacock (2)AdultAnnadale Allotments, Belfast, Co. Antrim. J344710George Lyttle
06/04/2015Peacock (1)Adultlondonderry , londonderry , Co. Londonderry. C463185Christine Cassidy
06/04/2015Green Hairstreak (2)AdultDerrygonnelly, Enniskillen, Co. Fermanagh. H077526Darren Graham
Seen flying around the garden
06/04/2015Small Tortoiseshell (2)AdultGarden, Glenarm, Co. Antrim. D311152Dennis McBride
Released from outbuildings
06/04/2015Peacock (1)Adult438 Ravenhill rd, Belfast, Co. Antrim. J341758Hendrik van den berg
06/04/2015Small Tortoiseshell (2)AdultDrumroan, Armoy, BALLYCASTLE, Co. Antrim. D0334IAN RIPPEY
2 seen together chasing each other, when driving along road
06/04/2015Orange Tip (1)AdultBrackagh Moss, Portadown, Co. Armagh. J021511Ken Stewart
At 15.25 single male. It was seen only in flight but less than fifteen feet away .
06/04/2015Peacock (1)AdultValley Park, Newtownabbey, Co. Antrim. J310846Philip McHaffie
In flight
06/04/2015Small Tortoiseshell (1)AdultValley Park, Newtownabbey, Co. Antrim. J310846Philip McHaffie
In flight
06/04/2015Small Tortoiseshell (1)AdultCrawfordsburn to Bangor coastal Path, Bangor, Co. Down. J447809Rob Hollway
Fluttering over a fresh clump of nettles @2.00pm
06/04/2015Orange Tip (1)AdultLagan Meadows, Belfast, Co. Antrim. J326726Rob Hollway
In Flight
06/04/2015Peacock (1)AdultLagan Meadows, Belfast, Co. Antrim. J338723Rob Hollway
06/04/2015Small Tortoiseshell (1)AdultLagan Towpath, Belfast, Co. Antrim. J337702Stephen OBrien
06/04/2015Peacock (1)AdultUpper Knockbreda Road, Belfast, Co. Antrim. J354704Stephen OBrien
Basking in sunshine
06/04/2015Small Tortoiseshell (2)AdultCregagh Road, Belfast, Co. Antrim. J361717Stephen OBrien
Courting Couple
06/04/2015Small Tortoiseshell (1)AdultUpper Knockbreda Road, Belfast, Co. Antrim. J363711Stephen OBrien
07/04/2015Green-veined White (1)AdultLondonderry , Londonderry , Co. Londonderry. C457184Christine Cassidy
07/04/2015Small Tortoiseshell (4)Adult10,Tumpher Road, Coalisland,Dungannon BT71, Co. Tyrone. H842671J& B Gervin
Released into garden from outbuildings
07/04/2015Small Tortoiseshell (4)Adult10, Tumpher Road, Coalisland, Co. Tyrone. H841674J&B Gervin
Released from outbuildings.
07/04/2015Small Tortoiseshell (4)AdultOutbuilding at 10 Tumpher Road,Coalisland, Dungannon, Co. Tyrone. H844679J&B Gervin
Released into garden.
07/04/2015Small Tortoiseshell (4)AdultOutbuilding at 10 Tumpher Road, Coalisland, Co. Tyrone. H840680J&B Gervin
Released into garden
07/04/2015Small Tortoiseshell (4)Adult10 Tumpher Road ,Coalisland, Dungannon, Co. Tyrone. H844679J&B Gervin
Released from outbuildings. Sunshine
07/04/2015Small Tortoiseshell (4)Adultoutbuildings at 10,Tumpher Road, Coalisland, Dungannon, Co. Tyrone. H844679J&B Gervin
Released from outbuildings.
07/04/2015Small Tortoiseshell (4)Adultoutbuildings at 10, Tumpher Road, Coalisland, Co. Tyrone. H844678J&B Gervin
Released into garden from outbuildings
07/04/2015Small Tortoiseshell (4)AdultReleased friom Garage, Coalisland, Co. Tyrone. H891740John Gervin
07/04/2015Peacock (2)AdultGarden, Ballykeigle Road, Comber, Co. Down. J455633Joyce Millar
Sunny warm day. On Viburnum tinus blossom.
07/04/2015Holly Blue (1)AdultRossmore Castle Caldwell, Belleek, Co. Fermanagh. H020595Michael McNamara
Seen on some ivy just outside my entrance
07/04/2015Peacock (2)AdultLighthouse Island, The Copeland Islands, Co. Down. J596859Richard Donaghey
Also a single unidentified white
07/04/2015Green-veined White (1)AdultMill Quarter Bay, Kilclief, Strangford, Co. Down. J599439Ron Price
07/04/2015Small White (2)AdultMill Quarter Bay, Kilclief, Strangford, Co. Down. J599439Ron Price
07/04/2015Peacock (1)AdultKillard NNR, Strangford, Co. Down. J593452Rose Muir
07/04/2015Small Tortoiseshell (2)AdultLoopland Crescent, Belfast, Co. Down. J361728Stephen OBrien
Courting Couple
07/04/2015Holly Blue (1)AdultLoopland Crescent, Belfast, Co. Down. J361728Stephen OBrien
Male
08/04/2015Small Tortoiseshell (2)AdultBallycopeland Place, Millisle, Co. Down. J589759David McCormick
Chasing eachother in 14C, 100% sunshine
08/04/2015Small Tortoiseshell (2)AdultBreen Oakwood, Armoy, Co. Antrim. D121340Dick Glasgow
http://i89.photobucket.com/albums/k210/Ptarmi/8th.butterflies_zpsabhf7xt2.jpg
08/04/2015Small White (1)AdultBelsize Road, Lisburn, Co. Antrim. J268670george monteith
08/04/2015Small Tortoiseshell (5)AdultRevallagh Road, Bushmills, Co. Antrim. C917368Graham Nelson
All in flight or momentary rest
08/04/2015Small Tortoiseshell (1)AdultGarden, Ballykeigle Road, Comber, Co. Down. J455633Joyce Millar
On Scilla flowers
08/04/2015Small Tortoiseshell (5)AdultNess Woods Country Park, Claudy, Co. Londonderry. C551099Lynne Gillespie
08/04/2015Peacock (1)AdultNess Woods COuntry Park, Claudy, Co. Londonderry. C551099Lynne Gillespie
08/04/2015Peacock (1)Adultleisure centre pond area, Carrickfergus, Co. Antrim. J415879Paul McCullough
08/04/2015Small Tortoiseshell (5)Adultleisure centre pond are, Carrickfergus, Co. Antrim. J415879Paul McCullough
08/04/2015Small Tortoiseshell (2)AdultJordanstown railway station, Whiteabbey, Co. Antrim. J358841Paul McCulough
08/04/2015Peacock (1)AdultJordanstown , Whiteabbey, Co. Antrim. J362841Paul McCulough
08/04/2015Peacock (1)AdultPortstewart Strand, Portstewart, Co. Londonderry. C808362Richard Donaghey
08/04/2015Peacock (1)AdultLoopland Crescent, Belfast, Co. Antrim. J361728Stephen OBrien
09/04/2015Small Tortoiseshell (1)Adult65 Prehen Park, Waterside, Londonderry, Londonderry , Co. Londonderry. C423150Christine Cassidy
09/04/2015Holly Blue (1)AdultKillyman, Dungannon, Co. Tyrone. H844606Darryl McConnell
09/04/2015Painted Lady (1)AdultOn Dandelion Grass bank, Portballintrae Harbour., Bushmills., Co. Antrim. C926422Frank Turtle.
Very very warm sunshine.
09/04/2015Small Tortoiseshell (4)AdultRevallagh Road, Bushmills, Co. Antrim. C920368Graham Nelson
In flight and settling for a moment to soak up the heat from the sun
09/04/2015Small Tortoiseshell (1)AdultDerryloiste Bog, Derrycrow Road, PORTADOWN, Co. Armagh. H9863IAN RIPPEY
1 definitely seen - another butterfly c. 400 metres to the east probably also this species
09/04/2015Small Tortoiseshell (1)Adult10 Tumpher Road, Coalisland, Co. Tyrone. H844674J&B Gervin
one butterfly released from outbuilding
09/04/2015Small Tortoiseshell (1)AdultOutbuilding at 10 Tumpher Road,Coalisland, Dungannon, Co. Tyrone. H844679J&B Gervin
Released from outbuilding. Sun was shining. Butterfly fluttering in window.
09/04/2015Small Tortoiseshell (1)AdultGarden, Ballykeigle Rd,, Comber, Co. Down. J455633Joyce Millar
09/04/2015Small Tortoiseshell (2)AdultGarden, Glenarm, Co. Antrim. D311152Penny McBride
released from upper barn space
15/04/2015Small Tortoiseshell (1)AdultDerrycrow Road, Lough Neagh, PORTADOWN, Co. Armagh. H982641IAN RIPPEY AND JAMES O'NEILL
Seen by roadside
15/04/2015Painted Lady (1)AdultMagilligan ( tircreven), Limavady, Co. Londonderry. C700331Mr G bond
15/04/2015Speckled Wood (1)AdultLoopland Crescent, Belfast, Co. Down. J361728Stephen OBrien
Emerged from pupa found and reported back on 22/12/2014.
15/04/2015Holly Blue (1)AdultLoopland Crescent, Belfast, Co. Antrim. J361728Stephen OBrien
16/04/2015Holly Blue (1)AdultEdenderry, Portadown, Co. Armagh. J018541James O'Neill
16/04/2015Holly Blue (1)AdultTullybrannigan Road, Newcastle, Co. Down. J356318Janette Adams
16/04/2015Speckled Wood (1)AdultCottage Farm, Omagh, Co. Tyrone. H437801Peter Archdale
17/04/2015Green-veined White (2)AdultBrackagh Moss, Portadown, Co. Armagh. J022509Ken Stewart
A mating pair. Photographs taken.
17/04/2015Orange Tip (31)AdultBrackagh Moss, Portadown, Co. Armagh. J020510Ken Stewart
24 male and 7 female .Seen in ones and twos along main paths. Grid reference is general reference.
17/04/2015Peacock (1)AdultBrackagh Moss, Portadown, Co. Armagh. J021509Ken Stewart
Mid-afternoon. Bright sunshine.
17/04/2015Small Tortoiseshell (3)AdultBrackagh Moss, Portadown, Co. Armagh. J018510Ken Stewart
In meadow beside car park.
17/04/2015Speckled Wood (1)AdultStoneyford Reservoir / Huntshill Rd, Lisburn, Co. Antrim. J220689S Belshaw
one or two small tortoiseshells also seen at this site today