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Wigeon

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Common Name Wigeon
Scientific Name Anas penelope
Interest Level
2/5
Related Species Ducks
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Summary

A common duck on the shores of Dorset in winter, multicoloured with a yellow forehead on a maroon head.


 

 

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
Studland Bay 80
Littlesea 102
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
West Cliffs 47
Shell Bay 43
Parkstone Bay 32
Trent Farm 45

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These are the most recent records for this species:

Record Date Location Comment Recorder
27-01-20 Middlebere Farm Purbeck Pilgrim
27-01-20 Brands Bay and Bramblebush Bay Goathorn Purbeck Pilgrim
26-01-20 Holes Bay Martin Adams
26-01-20 Christchurch Harbour & Mudeford Off shore Christchurch Harbour Ornithological Group
19-01-20 Arne Nature Reserve Middlebere Barbara Bisset
19-01-20 Rodden Hive and Herbury Gore Nature Reserve Paul Harris
18-01-20 Arne Nature Reserve Middlebere Barbara Bisset
16-01-20 Middlebere Farm Purbeck Pilgrim
15-01-20 Dorchester Area West Knighton Lakes Simon Treasure
12-01-20 Bestwall Marsh and Swineham Swineham Gravel Pit Purbeck Pilgrim
12-01-20 Middlebere Farm Purbeck Pilgrim
11-01-20 Arne Nature Reserve Middlebere Barbara Bisset
17-01-20 Holes Bay Birds Poole Harbour
08-01-20 Arne Nature Reserve Middlebere Barbara Bisset
06-01-20 Middlebere Farm Purbeck Pilgrim
06-01-20 Christchurch Harbour & Mudeford Christchurch Harbour Ornithological Group
05-01-20 Arne Nature Reserve Middlebere Barbara Bisset
04-01-20 Holes Bay Birds Poole Harbour
04-01-20 Branksome shore and Poole Bay Birds Poole Harbour
05-01-20 Christchurch Harbour & Mudeford Christchurch Harbour Ornithological Group
03-01-20 Dorchester Area Silverlake Chris Courtaux
02-01-20 Holes Bay Birds Poole Harbour
01-01-20 Holes Bay Rene Goad
01-01-20 Arne Nature Reserve Middlebere Barbara Bisset
31-12-19 Arne Nature Reserve Middlebere Barbara Bisset
27-12-19 Holes Bay Martin Adams
28-12-19 Holes Bay Birds Poole Harbour
23-12-19 Middlebere Farm Birds Poole Harbour
23-12-19 Brands Bay and Bramblebush Bay Birds Poole Harbour
22-12-19 Middlebere Farm Birds Poole Harbour

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