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Kingfisher

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Common Name Kingfisher
Scientific Name Alcedo atthis
Interest Level
2/5
Related Species Other Small Land Birds
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Summary

Frequently seen on the lower reaches of Dorset's rivers.


 

 

Common Name 10-spot Ladybird
Scientific Name Adalia decempunctata
Interest Level
3
Species Family Ladybirds and Carpet Beetles

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

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

The intention of this chart is to show which months during the year this species is most likely to be seen. Remember that is is the total number of REPORTS; there may be several reports for just one occurrence of the species (that is to say, a number of individuals may have been to see a single specimen of a species).

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

Displaying 1 - 30 of 587 records
Survey Status Count
Off shore 348
Poole Park 208
Bird boat 208
Baiter 182
Wick 125
Jerry's Point 168
Swineham 118
Swineham Gravel Pit 136
Wakeham 130
Middlebere 137
Southwell 111
Bog Lane 87
Littlesea 102
Studland Bay 80
Chesil Beach 101
PC World drain 83
Wareham Channel 81
Reap Lane 81
West Bay 80
Tidmoor Point 80
Burton Bradstock 74
Ringing session 61
Poole Quay 23
Shipstal 60
Coombe Heath 60
Milborne St Andrew 40
Shell Bay 43
West Cliffs 47
Parkstone Bay 32
Trent Farm 45

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These are the most recent records for this species:

Record Date Location Comment Recorder
28-01-20 Hengistbury Head Local Nature Reserve Christchurch Harbour Ornithological Group
26-01-20 Bestwall Marsh and Swineham Swineham Gravel Pit Purbeck Pilgrim
25-01-20 Hengistbury Head Local Nature Reserve Christchurch Harbour Ornithological Group
21-01-20 Holes Bay Martin Adams
19-01-20 Lodmoor Nature Reserve Martin Adlam
19-01-20 Wareham Area Bog Lane Purbeck Pilgrim
17-01-20 Brownsea Island Martin Adams
15-01-20 Stanpit Marsh Local Nature Reserve Christchurch Harbour Ornithological Group
09-01-20 Upton Heath Nature Reserve Glyn Owen
03-01-20 Radipole Lake Nature Reserve Andy Weymouth
01-01-20 Holes Bay Rene Goad
04-01-20 Stanpit Marsh Local Nature Reserve Christchurch Harbour Ornithological Group
27-12-19 Hengistbury Head Local Nature Reserve Christchurch Harbour Ornithological Group
25-12-19 Holes Bay Rene Goad
27-12-19 Stanpit Marsh Local Nature Reserve Christchurch Harbour Ornithological Group
24-12-19 Stanpit Marsh Local Nature Reserve Christchurch Harbour Ornithological Group
25-12-19 Hengistbury Head Local Nature Reserve Christchurch Harbour Ornithological Group
23-12-19 Stanpit Marsh Local Nature Reserve Christchurch Harbour Ornithological Group
21-12-19 Stanpit Marsh Local Nature Reserve Christchurch Harbour Ornithological Group
20-12-19 Middlebere Farm Purbeck Pilgrim
22-12-19 Hengistbury Head Local Nature Reserve Christchurch Harbour Ornithological Group
18-12-19 Sherborne Area Trent Brendan Shiels
19-12-19 Poole Park and Baiter Town walk Birds Poole Harbour
02-01-20 Christchurch Area Christchurch Harbour Ornithological Group
14-12-19 Stanpit Marsh Local Nature Reserve Christchurch Harbour Ornithological Group
09-12-19 Portland Harbour Castle Cove Andy Weymouth
09-12-19 Hengistbury Head Local Nature Reserve Wick Christchurch Harbour Ornithological Group
06-12-19 Poole Park and Baiter Paul Sutton
06-12-19 Brownsea Island Martin Adams
06-12-19 Hengistbury Head Local Nature Reserve Christchurch Harbour Ornithological Group

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