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Ryton Wood (Purple Emperor)

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Map of Ryton Wood (Purple Emperor)

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County : England(Warwickshire)
Gridref : SP38207260
Year established : 2005
Number of sections : 4
Altitude (m) :
Length (m) : 20
Width (m) : -1
Broad habitat : Mature broadleaved woodland
The following species have been recorded on this site:
SpeciesStatusColonised / ExtinctMean Count 
Purple Hairstreak?   more
White Admiral?   more
Purple Emperor?   more
Silver-washed Fritillary?   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.