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Ryton Wood West

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Map of Ryton Wood West

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County : England(Warwickshire)
Gridref : SP37607220
Year established : 1998
Number of sections : 6
Altitude (m) : 86
Length (m) : 1598
Width (m) : 5
Broad habitat : Mature broadleaved woodland
The following species have been recorded on this site:
SpeciesStatusColonised / ExtinctMean Count 
Small SkipperStable 0.90 more
Essex Skipper? 1.15 more
Large SkipperStable 2.80 more
Grizzled Skipper? 0.64 more
Wood WhiteStable 0.62 more
BrimstoneIncreasing 5.38 more
Large WhiteStable 6.20 more
Small WhiteStable 0.71 more
Green-veined WhiteStable 31.88 more
Orange-tipStable 3.14 more
Green Hairstreak? 0.25 more
Purple HairstreakStable 0.80 more
Brown Argus? 0.17 more
Common Blue? 0.30 more
Holly BlueStable 0.44 more
White AdmiralStable 8.80 more
Purple Emperor? 0.09 more
Red AdmiralIncreasing 3.74 more
Painted Lady? 0.25 more
Small Tortoiseshell? 0.49 more
PeacockStable 25.30 more
CommaIncreasing 4.73 more
Silver-washed FritillaryIncreasing 10.02 more
Speckled WoodStable 76.42 more
Marbled White? 0.33 more
GatekeeperIncreasing 17.59 more
Meadow BrownIncreasing 40.44 more
Small Heath? 0.07 more
RingletIncreasing 36.42 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 UK Butterfly Monitoring Scheme is organized and funded by Butterfly Conservation (BC), the Centre for Ecology and Hydrology (CEH), the British Trust for Ornithology (BTO), and the Joint Nature Conservation Committee (JNCC). The UKBMS is indebted to all volunteers who contribute data to the scheme.