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Bevendean A

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Map of Bevendean A

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County : England(East Sussex)
Gridref : TQ33800680
Year established : 1997
Number of sections : 10
Altitude (m) : 78
Length (m) : 1517
Width (m) : 5
Broad habitat : Dry semi/unimproved (flower rich) chalk/limestone grassland
The following species have been recorded on this site:
SpeciesStatusColonised / ExtinctMean Count 
Small Skipper? 0.84 more
Essex Skipper? 0.12 more
Large SkipperStable 3.98 more
Dingy SkipperStable 4.55 more
Grizzled SkipperStable 2.30 more
Clouded YellowStable 1.28 more
BrimstoneStable 0.47 more
Large WhiteStable 12.75 more
Small WhiteDeclining 57.66 more
Green-veined WhiteStable 1.89 more
Orange-tipStable 1 more
Green HairstreakDeclining 1.11 more
Small CopperStable 4.98 more
Small BlueStable 4.96 more
Brown ArgusIncreasing 9.37 more
Common BlueStable 157.36 more
Chalk Hill BlueStable 394.16 more
Adonis BlueDeclining 26.31 more
Holly BlueStable 0.84 more
Red AdmiralDeclining 4.85 more
Painted LadyStable 1.55 more
Small TortoiseshellStable 4.93 more
PeacockStable 10.67 more
CommaStable 2.82 more
Dark Green FritillaryStable 1.47 more
Speckled WoodStable 63.94 more
WallDeclining 2.89 more
Marbled WhiteStable 140.33 more
GatekeeperStable 151.04 more
Meadow BrownStable 399.28 more
Small HeathStable 24.16 more
RingletIncreasing 30.56 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.