Cirsium arvense

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This species has been recorded at locations shown on this map.

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Red dots on the maps indicate individual records with an accuracy of 1 km or better. Black squares are centred in those 10 km squares of the national grid in which there is at least one record at 10 km accuracy.

Date Gridref Site Quantity Recorder Comment
1930 NR34 Oa (east): Risabus to Laphroaig 0 Unknown (Atlas record)
1930 NR15 Rhinns (south-west): Rhinns Pt to Kilchiaran 0 Unknown (Atlas record)
1930 NR25 Rhinns (south-east): Ellister to Port Charlotte 0 Unknown (Atlas record)
1930 NR24 Oa (west): Mull of Oa to Rubha Mor 0 Unknown (Atlas record)
1930 NR56 South-east Jura: Craighouse 0 Unknown (Atlas record)
1930 NR27 Rhinns (north): Sanaig to Ardnave 0 Unknown (Atlas record)
1930 NR26 Rhinns (central): Gorm to Gruinart 0 Unknown (Atlas record)
1930 NR49 Colonsay (north) 0 Unknown (Atlas record)
1930 NR39 Colonsay (mid) 0 Unknown (Atlas record)
1930 NR36 Islay (central north): Bridgend to Ballygrant 0 Unknown (Atlas record)
1930 NR35 Islay (central east): Glenegedale to Bowmore 0 Unknown (Atlas record)
1930 NR58 Jura (central west): Tarbert to Rainberg Mor 0 Unknown (Atlas record)
1930 NR45 Islay (east): Ardmore to McArthur's Head 0 Unknown (Atlas record)
1930 NR37 Islay (north): Killinallan to Bolsay 0 Unknown (Atlas record)
1930 NR69 Jura (north): Lealt to Glen Trosdale 0 Unknown (Atlas record)
1930 NR44 Islay (south-east): Lagavulin to Kildalton 0 Unknown (Atlas record)
1930 NR57 Jura (central south): Ardfernal to Lagg 0 Unknown (Atlas record)
1930 NR46 Islay (north-east): McArthur's Head to Caol Ila 0 Unknown (Atlas record)
1970 NR4090 Colonsay 0 Clarke & Clarke Most drier habitats. Common, all areas.
1984 NR272665 Loch Gruinart: Compt AO49 5 Evans, C Quantity as % frequency occurrence of species.
1984 NR260669 Loch Gruinart: Compt AO51 2 Evans, C Quantity as % frequency occurrence of species.
1984 NR291657 Loch Gruinart: Compt AO55 0 Evans, C Quantity as % frequency occurrence of species.
1984 NR273667 Loch Gruinart: Compt AO44 6 Evans, C Quantity as % frequency occurrence of species.
1984 NR277678 Loch Gruinart: Compt AO12 6 Evans, C Quantity as % frequency occurrence of species.
1984 NR269666 Loch Gruinart: Compt AO39 13 Evans, C Quantity as % frequency occurrence of species.
1984 NR271668 Loch Gruinart: Compt AO34 10 Evans, C Quantity as % frequency occurrence of species.
1984 NR286663 Loch Gruinart: Compt AO31 0 Evans, C Quantity as % frequency occurrence of species.
1984 NR276671 Loch Gruinart: Compt AO24 3 Evans, C Quantity as % frequency occurrence of species.
1984 NR277673 Loch Gruinart: Compt AO20 1 Evans, C Quantity as % frequency occurrence of species.
1984 NR275674 Loch Gruinart: Compt AO16 5 Evans, C Quantity as % frequency occurrence of species.
1984 NR272675 Loch Gruinart: Compt AO15 14 Evans, C Quantity as % frequency occurrence of species.
1984 NR272671 Loch Gruinart: Compt AO22 10 Evans, C Quantity as % frequency occurrence of species.
1984 NR273683 Loch Gruinart: Compt AO08 0 Evans, C Quantity as % frequency occurrence of species.
1984 NR279684 Loch Gruinart: Compt AO10 0 Evans, C Quantity as % frequency occurrence of species.
1984 NR293672 Craigens: Compt CP58 4 Evans, C Quantity as % frequency occurrence of species.
1984 NR297668 Craigens: Compt CP10 0 Evans, C Quantity as % frequency occurrence of species.
1984 NR280681 Loch Gruinart: Compt AO11 2 Evans, C Quantity as % frequency occurrence of species.
1984 NR288667 Craigens: Compt CP57 5 Evans, C Quantity as % frequency occurrence of species.
1984 NR291669 Craigens: Compt CP56 2 Evans, C Quantity as % frequency occurrence of species.
1984 NR281698 Loch Gruinart: Compt AO01 5 Evans, C Quantity as % frequency occurrence of species.
1984 NR280696 Loch Gruinart: Compt AO02 5 Evans, C Quantity as % frequency occurrence of species.
1984 NR279693 Loch Gruinart: Compt AO03 5 Evans, C Quantity as % frequency occurrence of species.
1984 NR274690 Loch Gruinart: Compt AO04 7 Evans, C Quantity as % frequency occurrence of species.
1984 NR277689 Loch Gruinart: Compt AO05 23 Evans, C Quantity as % frequency occurrence of species.
1984 NR277689 Loch Gruinart: Compt AO05 2 Evans, C Quantity as % frequency occurrence of species.
1987 NR59 North-west Jura: Beinn Bhreac 0 Unknown (Atlas record)
1987 NR34 Oa (east): Risabus to Laphroaig 0 Unknown (Atlas record)
1987 NR56 South-east Jura: Craighouse 0 Unknown (Atlas record)
1987 NR25 Rhinns (south-east): Ellister to Port Charlotte 0 Unknown (Atlas record)
1987 NR15 Rhinns (south-west): Rhinns Pt to Kilchiaran 0 Unknown (Atlas record)
1987 NR16 Rhinns (west): Coul to Campa 0 Unknown (Atlas record)
1987 NR26 Rhinns (central): Gorm to Gruinart 0 Unknown (Atlas record)
1987 NR24 Oa (west): Mull of Oa to Rubha Mor 0 Unknown (Atlas record)
1987 NM40 Colonsay (north) 0 Unknown (Atlas record)
1987 NR4299 Colonsay (north-east) 0 Unknown (Atlas record)
1987 NR38 Colonsay (south) 0 Unknown (Atlas record)
1987 NR27 Rhinns (north): Sanaig to Ardnave 0 Unknown (Atlas record)
1987 NR39 Colonsay (mid) 0 Unknown (Atlas record)
1987 NR69 Jura (north): Lealt to Glen Trosdale 0 Unknown (Atlas record)
1987 NR58 Jura (central west): Tarbert to Rainberg Mor 0 Unknown (Atlas record)
1987 NR47 Islay (north-north-east): Caol Ila to Rubh'a'Mhail 0 Unknown (Atlas record)
1987 NR36 Islay (central north): Bridgend to Ballygrant 0 Unknown (Atlas record)
1987 NR45 Islay (east): Ardmore to McArthur's Head 0 Unknown (Atlas record)
1987 NR37 Islay (north): Killinallan to Bolsay 0 Unknown (Atlas record)
1987 NR46 Islay (north-east): McArthur's Head to Caol Ila 0 Unknown (Atlas record)
1987 NR35 Islay (central east): Glenegedale to Bowmore 0 Unknown (Atlas record)
1987 NR44 Islay (south-east): Lagavulin to Kildalton 0 Unknown (Atlas record)
1987 NR46 Islay E or Jura SW (=NR46) 0 Unknown (Atlas record)
1987 NR47 Islay NE or Jura W (=NR47) 0 Unknown (Atlas record)
1987 NR68 Jura (central east): Tarbert to Ardlussa 0 Unknown (Atlas record)
1987 NR57 Jura (central south): Ardfernal to Lagg 0 Unknown (Atlas record)
13/06/1979 NR4066 Loch Ballygrant 0 Allen, M.J.
06/08/1981 NR3565 Am Fasach/Balole 0 Stewart, N., & Duff, K. includes 3566 3666
10/08/1981 NR3763 Coile na Dalach 0 Duff, K., & Stewart, N. includes 3663
31/08/1981 NR3244 Cnoc Mor Upper Cragabus 0 Stewart, N.
22/06/1985 NR4071 Loch Staoisha 0 Stewart, N. N end of loch and slopes above NE corner
22/06/1985 NR1864 Coul Point 0 Stewart, N. includes parts of 1963 1864; coast Reidh a'Bhuirg - Eilean na Sgioba
23/06/1985 NR2257 Bolsay 0 Stewart, N. includes part of 2257; Bolsay area and access track
26/06/1985 NR3666 Duisker 0 Stewart, N.
27/06/1985 NR4356 Beinn Bheigeir 0 Stewart, N. includes parts of 4455 4256 4257 4157 4058 4158; from c.449551 over Beinn Bheigeir; Poll Gorm; L.Allallaidh; some limestone areas c.410580-405584; to track at 400585
27/06/1985 NR4448 Ardilistry 0 Stewart, N. includes part of 4349; down Ardilistry burn to shore; areas of acid oak wood on knolls; burnt Molinia bog between
27/06/1985 NR3757 Kilennan 0 Stewart, N. includes parts of 3958 3858 3857 3657; Killennan valley from 400585 to road 362580
28/06/1985 NR2841 Upper Killeyan, RSPB The Oa 0 Stewart, N. includes part of 2741; to Port nan Gallan & shore to west
28/06/1985 NR3143 Risabus 0 Stewart, N. includes part of 3142; limestone crag 316437; limestone slate outcrops 319434; track 318431 to E end of loch 314430-314427
20/06/1987 NR4448 Ardilistry Bay 0 Chanin, P.
01/07/1987 NR2872 Ardnave Loch 0 Matthews, J.
01/07/1987 NR2872 Ardnave (NR27W) 0 Matthews, J. =9/1640779
15/07/1987 NR2974 Ardnave Dunes 0 Matthews, J.
18/07/1987 NR2942 Kinnabus, RSPB The Oa 0 Matthews, J.
18/07/1987 NR2942 Kinnabus+Loch Kinnabus. 0 Matthews, J. =9/1641818
23/07/1987 NR2873 Traigh Nostaig 0 Matthews, J.
23/07/1987 NR2873 Ardnave (NR27W) 0 Matthews, J. =9/1641337
23/07/1987 NR2973 Ardnave (NR27W) 0 Matthews, J. =9/1640958
30/07/1987 NR2741 Bruthach Mor, RSPB The Oa 0 Matthews, J.
31/07/1987 NR2841 Upper Killeyan, RSPB The Oa 0 Matthews, J.
23/08/1987 NR2170 Gleann Tuath 0 Matthews, J.
23/08/1987 NR2170 Gleann Tuath 0 Matthews, J. =9/1641079
02/09/1987 NR2066 Saligo 0 Matthews, J. including 2167; N towards Smaull
07/09/1987 NR3172 Killinallan dunes 0 Matthews, J., & Kinnes, L.
09/09/1987 NR3565 Am Fasach/Balole 0 Matthews, J., & Kinnes, L.
11/09/1987 NR3747 Brahunisary N 0 Matthews, J., & Kinnes, L.
10/10/1987 NR3071 Loch Gruinart NE 0 Matthews, J. Killinallan - Crois Mhor
15/08/1989 NR3172 Killinallan dunes 0 Doarks, C., et al.
15/08/1989 NR3054 Laggan dunes 0 Doarks, C., et al.
15/06/1992 NR3255 Duich Moss 0 Batty, D.
12/07/2003 NR27W Ardnave 0 Tristan ap Rheinallt 2nd visit of 5
07/12/2003 NR27W Ardnave 0 Rheinallt, T. ap
07/07/2004 NR27A Gleann Tuath 0 Malcolm Ogilvie
07/07/2004 NR27A Gleann Tuath 0 Ogilvie, M.A., et al
01/08/2008 NR2066 Saligo to Campa 0 Ogilvie, M.A., et al Walk by five people along coast and inland to low cliffs