Thymelicus sylvestris

 [BACK TO LIST]

SMALL SKIPPER Thymelicus sylvestris

Spreading northwards; rapid spread in the early 1990s; somewhat slower thereafter. In some localities where it became established and abundant in the 1990s, numbers have since declined. It requires Holcus-dominated grassland.

THE THREE PERIODS COMPARED

PERIOD 1 (1940-1994) WITH RECORDING COVERAGE, ALTITUDE AND URBAN COVER

PERIOD 2 (1995-2000) WITH RECORDING COVERAGE, ALTITUDE AND URBAN COVER

PERIOD 3 (2001-2007) WITH RECORDING COVERAGE, ALTITUDE AND URBAN COVER

[BACK TO LIST]

Make a Free Website with Yola.