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Ryton Wood North

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Map of Ryton Wood North

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County : England(Warwickshire)
Gridref : SP38307280
Year established : 1993
Number of sections : 5
Altitude (m) : 97
Length (m) : 849
Width (m) : 5
Broad habitat : Mature broadleaved woodland
The following species have been recorded on this site:
SpeciesStatusColonised / ExtinctMean Count 
Small SkipperStable 4.26 more
Essex Skipper? 0.97 more
Large SkipperStable 5.31 more
Dingy Skipper? 0.28 more
Grizzled Skipper? 0.24 more
Wood White? 0.23 more
BrimstoneStable 5.29 more
Large WhiteStable 5.57 more
Small WhiteDeclining 1.47 more
Green-veined WhiteStable 31.84 more
Orange-tipStable 2.77 more
Green HairstreakStable 1.87 more
Purple HairstreakStable 1.44 more
White-letter HairstreakIncreasing 2.45 more
Small CopperDeclining 0.57 more
Brown ArgusStable 0.76 more
Common BlueDeclining 2.44 more
Holly BlueStable 0.86 more
White AdmiralStable 5.61 more
Purple Emperor? 0.07 more
Painted Lady? 0.35 more
Small TortoiseshellStable 1.03 more
PeacockStable 19.67 more
CommaIncreasing 5.03 more
Silver-washed FritillaryIncreasing 3.58 more
Speckled WoodStable 40.95 more
Marbled WhiteStable 1.10 more
GatekeeperStable 26.07 more
Meadow BrownStable 74.37 more
Small HeathStable 0.33 more
RingletIncreasing 71.28 more

This table shows the species that have been recorded on this site. Where sufficient data is available, trends in abundance are assessed and colonisation/extinction events are identified. Click on 'more' to see a plot of abundance through time for each species. See green question mark above for more details.


The UKBMS is run by  Butterfly Conservation (BC), the Centre for Ecology and Hydrology (CEH) and the British Trust for Ornithology (BTO), in partnership with the Joint Nature Conservation Committee (JNCC), and supported and steered by Forestry Commission (FC),  Natural England (NE), Natural Resources Wales (NRW), Northern Ireland Environment Agency (NIEA), and Scottish Natural Heritage (SNH). The UKBMS is indebted to all volunteers who contribute data to the scheme.