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Garden Butterfly Survey summary results for Year:

This page shows live results from the Garden Butterfly Survey. The first table shows the levels of participation, while the second shows how frequently different species have been seen and the earliest and latest sightings of them from the Garden Butterfly Survey (for the selected year). Species only appear in the results table if there has been at least one sighting in the selected year. If you are logged in then your own GBS results will also appear in the tables below.

See summaries of the results of:

Garden Butterfly Survey 2018

Garden Butterfly Survey 2017

Garden Butterfly Survey 2016

Survey statistics

Total number of gardens:440
Total number of records:1978

Species statistics

  No. Gardens No. Records Total abundance Earliest sighting Latest sighting
Painted Lady 1 1 1 24-Mar 24-Mar
Meadow Brown 1 2 2 23-Mar 24-Mar
White-letter Hairstreak 1 1 1 26-Mar 26-Mar
Common Blue 1 1 1 23-Mar 23-Mar
Green-veined White 4 5 5 24-Mar 26-Mar
Large White 6 8 10 16-Mar 26-Mar
Speckled Wood 7 7 8 22-Mar 27-Mar
Orange-tip 14 17 22 21-Mar 28-Mar
Holly Blue 17 24 24 22-Mar 28-Mar
Red Admiral 44 65 65 02-Jan 29-Mar
Small White 49 55 57 11-Mar 29-Mar
Comma 172 307 372 04-Mar 28-Mar
Small Tortoiseshell 185 300 429 01-Jan 28-Mar
Brimstone 249 494 631 04-Jan 29-Mar
Peacock 346 691 911 11-Jan 29-Mar

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