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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 2019

Garden Butterfly Survey 2018

Garden Butterfly Survey 2017

Garden Butterfly Survey 2016

Survey statistics

Total number of gardens:1110
Total number of records:47566

Species statistics

  No. Gardens No. Records Total abundance Earliest sighting Latest sighting
Wood White 2 5 5 21-Apr 13-Jun
White-letter Hairstreak 5 8 12 26-Mar 12-Jul
White Admiral 2 2 2 13-Jun 14-Jul
Wall 29 58 67 07-Apr 14-Jul
Swallowtail 2 4 10 30-May 13-Jun
Speckled Wood 476 2204 2915 22-Mar 15-Jul
Small White 744 6869 10355 12-Feb 15-Jul
Small Tortoiseshell 665 3795 5935 01-Jan 15-Jul
Small Skipper 130 274 532 06-May 15-Jul
Small Pearl-bordered Fritillary 3 5 6 09-May 02-Jun
Small Heath 58 162 252 27-Apr 13-Jul
Small Copper 69 110 130 12-Apr 15-Jul
Small Blue 4 11 12 24-Apr 13-Jun
Silver-washed Fritillary 34 52 55 16-Jun 15-Jul
Silver-studded Blue 1 3 3 22-Jun 01-Jul
Silver-spotted Skipper 1 1 3 21-Jun 21-Jun
Ringlet 217 619 12073187 08-May 15-Jul
Red Admiral 622 2812 3631 02-Jan 15-Jul
Purple Hairstreak 6 7 8 25-Jun 11-Jul
Purple Emperor 1 1 1 26-Jun 26-Jun
Pearl-bordered Fritillary 4 5 5 12-May 31-May
Peacock 862 4981 7202 11-Jan 15-Jul
Painted Lady 100 134 164 24-Mar 14-Jul
Orange-tip 776 5089 8474 10-Mar 12-Jul
Meadow Brown 413 2131 5796 09-Apr 15-Jul
Marbled White 88 202 396 26-Apr 14-Jul
Large White 638 4258 6031 12-Feb 15-Jul
Large Skipper 115 371 493 14-May 15-Jul
Holly Blue 671 5335 7643 22-Mar 15-Jul
Grizzled Skipper 2 2 2 07-May 12-May
Green-veined White 425 1930 2715 24-Mar 15-Jul
Green Hairstreak 16 29 40 23-Apr 01-Jun
Gatekeeper 201 441 735 08-Apr 15-Jul
Essex Skipper 19 33 43 02-Jun 15-Jul
Dingy Skipper 6 11 14 23-Apr 01-Jul
Dark Green Fritillary 22 39 49 30-May 13-Jul
Common Blue 143 307 488 19-Mar 15-Jul
Comma 556 1968 2232 04-Mar 15-Jul
Clouded Yellow 5 6 8 05-Apr 26-May
Chalk Hill Blue 2 2 2 20-May 07-Jul
Brown Argus 14 27 40 19-Apr 14-Jul
Brimstone 647 3259 4082 04-Jan 14-Jul
Adonis Blue 3 4 6 09-Apr 28-May

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