Kilnsea Wetlands – 03/07/2019

A sunny day with a gentle north-easterly breeze, with temperatures around 17 degrees C.

Birds (27)
Accipiter nisus – Sparrowhawk
Anas crecca – Teal
Anas penelope – Wigeon
Anas platyrhynchos – Mallard
Ardea cinerea – Grey Heron
Calidris alpina – Dunlin
Calidris canutus – Knot
Chroicocephalus ridibundus – Black-headed Gull
Corvus corone – Carrion Crow
Cygnus olor – Mute Swan
Delichon urbicum – House Martin
Egretta garzetta – Little Egret
Haematopus ostralegus – Oystercatcher
Hirundo rustica – Swallow
Hydrocoloeus minutus – Little Gull (NFY)
Larus argentatus – Herring Gull
Larus canus – Common Gull
Larus melanocephalus – Mediterranean Gull
Limosa limosa – Black-tailed Godwit
Motacilla alba yarrellii – Pied Wagtail
Recurvirostra avosetta – Avocet
Rissa tridactyla – Kittiwake
Sternula albifrons – Little Tern (NFY)
Sterna sandvicensis – Sandwich Tern (NFY)
Tadorna tadorna – Shelduck
Tringa nebularia – Greenshank
Tringa totanus – Redshank

True Bugs (3)
Cassida rubiginosa – Thistle Tortoise Beetle
Ischnodemus sabuleti – European Cinchbug (NEW)
Plagiognathus arbustorum (NFY)

Beetles (1)
Lagria hirta

Butterflies (3)
Aglais urticae – Small Tortoiseshell
Pieris brassicae – Large White
Vanessa cardui – Painted Lady

Dragonflies (4)
Anax imperator – Emperor Dragonfly
Ischnura elegans – Blue-tailed Damselfly
Orthetrum cancellatum – Black-tailed Skimmer
Sympetrum sanguineum – Ruddy Darter

Moths (1)
Aphelia paleana – Timothy Tortrix
Tyria jacobaeae – Cinnabar

 

(NEW) – New for the life list
(NFY) – First for the year