Vanessa atalanta

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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
01/01/1900 NR38 Colonsay (south) 1 Unknown (Atlas record)
1983 NR2560 Phuirt Bhan 0 Dawson, J.
1986 NR4970 Jura (unspecified location) 0 Unknown In gardens.
15/06/1983 NR2053 Easter Ellister 0 Dawson, J.
16/06/1986 NR4347 Kildalton 0 Wilson, J
16/06/1986 NR2558 Port Charlotte 0 Wilson, J
16/06/1986 NR2942 Kinnabus, RSPB The Oa 0 Wilson, J
20/06/1986 NR4347 Kildalton Woods 1 Wilson, J.
20/06/1986 NR2942 Kinnabus, RSPB The Oa 1 Wilson, J.
21/06/1986 NR2053 Easter Ellister 1 Dawson, J.
21/06/1986 NR2053 Easter Ellister 0 Dawson, J
26/06/1986 NR2558 Port Charlotte 1 Wilson, J.
27/06/1986 NR2370 Sanaigmore 5 Visitor
28/06/1986 NR4061 Storakaig 2 Duncan Jones, Rev.
20/09/1986 NR3968 Finlaggan 1 Jardine, D.C.
20/09/1986 NR2560 Coultorsay 1 Jardine, D.C.
26/10/1986 NR2558 Port Charlotte 1 Ogilvie, M.A.
18/05/1987 NR3563 Woollen Mill, Bridgend Woods 1 Ogilvie, M.A.
20/07/1987 NR2661 Bruichladdich 1 Ogilvie, M.A.
01/08/1987 NR4654 Ardtalla 0 Harley, B.
03/08/1992 NR3045 The Oa, RSPB The Oa 0 Hawkesworth, R Several on coast.
16/06/1993 NR1651 Port Wemyss 1 ap Rheinallt, T First sighting.
27/06/1993 NR2558 Port Charlotte 0 MacEwan, Mrs
04/10/1993 NR1651 Port Wemyss 2 ap Rheinallt, T In garden.
05/10/1993 NR1651 Port Wemyss 2 ap Rheinallt, T In garden.
08/10/1993 NR2163 Kilchoman 1 ap Rheinallt, T
27/06/1994 NR1651 Port Wemyss 1 ap Rheinallt, T. At NR168518
01/07/1994 NR1651 Port Wemyss 1 ap Rheinallt, T. At NR168518
05/07/1994 NR1651 Port Wemyss 1 ap Rheinallt, T. At NR168518
23/07/1994 NR1651 Port Wemyss 1 ap Rheinallt, T. At NR168518
09/10/1994 NR1652 Portnahaven 2 ap Rheinallt, T. At NR168523
10/10/1994 NR1651 Port Wemyss 1 ap Rheinallt, T. At NR168518
01/01/1995 NR46 Islay (north-east): McArthur's Head to Caol Ila 2 Unknown (Atlas record)
01/01/1995 NR47 Islay (north-north-east): Caol Ila to Rubh'a'Mhail 1 Unknown (Atlas record)
01/01/1995 NR39 Colonsay (mid) 2 Unknown (Atlas record)
01/01/1995 NR56 South-east Jura: Craighouse 1 Unknown (Atlas record)
01/01/1995 NR15 Rhinns (south-west): Rhinns Pt to Kilchiaran 2 Unknown (Atlas record)
01/01/1995 NR57 Jura (central south): Ardfernal to Lagg 2 Unknown (Atlas record)
01/01/1995 NR35 Islay (central east): Glenegedale to Bowmore 2 Unknown (Atlas record)
01/01/1995 NR36 Islay (central north): Bridgend to Ballygrant 1 Unknown (Atlas record)
01/01/1995 NR45 Islay (east): Ardmore to McArthur's Head 1 Unknown (Atlas record)
01/01/1995 NR37 Islay (north): Killinallan to Bolsay 1 Unknown (Atlas record)
01/01/1995 NR47 Islay (north-north-east): Caol Ila to Rhubh'a'Mhai 1 Unknown (Atlas record)
01/01/1995 NR68 Jura (central east): Tarbert to Ardlussa 1 Unknown (Atlas record)
01/01/1995 NR58 Jura (central west): Tarbert to Rainberg Mor 1 Unknown (Atlas record)
01/01/1995 NR69 Jura (north): Lealt to Glen Trosdale 1 Unknown (Atlas record)
01/01/1995 NR34 Oa (east): Risabus to Laphroaig 2 Unknown (Atlas record)
01/01/1995 NR27 Rhinns (north): Sanaig to Ardnave 1 Unknown (Atlas record)
01/01/1995 NR25 Rhinns (south-east): Ellister to Port Charlott 2 Unknown (Atlas record)
01/01/1995 NR25 Rhinns (south-east): Ellister to Port Charlotte 2 Unknown (Atlas record)
01/01/1995 NR44 Islay (south-east): Lagavulin to Kildalton 1 Unknown (Atlas record)
25/04/1995 NR1651 Port Wemyss 1 ap Rheinallt, T. At NR168518
04/07/1995 NR3171 Killinallan 0 Johnson, C.
16/07/1995 NR2060 Kilchiaran Farm 0 Gill, L.
18/07/1995 NR4146 Ardbeg 0 Gulliver, M. & R.
21/07/1995 NR4653 Claggain Bay 0 Gulliver, M. & R.
12/10/1995 NR3062 Blackrock 1 ap Rheinallt, T. At NR305629
05/09/1996 NR1652 Portnahaven 0 ap Rheinallt, T.
05/09/1996 NR1652 Portnahaven 1 ap Rheinallt, T.
05/09/1996 NR1752 Cnoc Mor, Portnahaven 1 ap Rheinallt, T. At NR176523
15/09/1996 NR1651 Port Wemyss 2 ap Rheinallt, T. At NR168518
15/09/1996 NR1651 Port Wemyss 0 ap Rheinallt, T.
15/09/1996 NR1651 Port Wemyss 1 ap Rheinallt, T.
17/09/1996 NR662904 Eagadale, nr Lealt, Jura 1 David Barbour
17/09/1996 NR5978 Lagg, Jura 1 David Barbour
18/09/1996 NM700009 Garbh Leitir, Jura 1 David Barbour
20/09/1996 NR3047 Cnoc Mor, Ghrasdail 2 ap Rheinallt, T.
20/09/1996 NR3147 Kintra 2 ap Rheinallt, T.
20/09/1996 NR3147 Kintra 0 ap Rheinallt, T.
20/09/1996 NR578832 Cruib Lodge, near, Jura 1 David Barbour
21/09/1996 NR2060 Kilchiaran Farm 0 ap Rheinallt, T.
21/09/1996 NR2053 Easter Ellister 2 ap Rheinallt, T. At NR201535
21/09/1996 NR2053 Easter Ellister 0 ap Rheinallt, T.
21/09/1996 NR2059 Gleann Droighneach 2 ap Rheinallt, T. At NR205597
21/09/1996 NR1651 Port Wemyss 1 ap Rheinallt, T. At NR168518
21/09/1996 NR1651 Port Wemyss 0 ap Rheinallt, T.
21/09/1996 NR5774 Ardmenish, Jura 1 David Barbour
22/09/1996 NR2053 Easter Ellister 0 ap Rheinallt, T.
23/09/1996 NR444744 Rubha Aioneadh an Reithe, Jura 1 David Barbour
01/10/1996 NR2053 Easter Ellister 0 ap Rheinallt, T.
01/10/1996 NR2053 Easter Ellister 1 ap Rheinallt, T.
19/04/1997 NR2467 Carnduncan 0 Scott, S.
23/04/1997 NR3545 Port Ellen 0 Stewart, M.
01/05/1997 NR1652 Portnahaven 0 Dawson, J.
16/06/1997 NR2866 Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 0 Bradley, M.
17/06/1997 NR4173 Bunnahabhain 0 Bradley, M.
18/06/1997 NR2866 Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 0 Bradley, M.
23/07/1997 NR4146 Ardbeg 1 Gulliver, M. & R.
06/08/1997 NR3545 Port Ellen 1 Gulliver, M. & R.
17/08/1997 NR4654 Ardtalla 1 Gulliver, M. & R.
21/08/1997 NR2066 Saligo 1 Gulliver, M. & R.
20/09/1997 NR3545 Port Ellen 1 Gulliver, M. & R.
05/08/1998 NR3846 Kilbride 0 Hutt, D.
06/08/1998 NR3445 Kilnaughton 0 Gillett, M.
06/08/1998 NR3445 Kilnaughton 1 Gillett, M.
06/08/1998 NR2558 Port Charlotte 0 MacLellan, L.
06/08/1998 NR2558 Port Charlotte 1 Visitor
05/10/1998 NR4369 Port Askaig 0 Johnson, C.
05/10/1998 NR4970 Jura (unspecified location) 5 Johnson, C.
17/07/1999 NR2558 Port Charlotte 1 Whitehouse, A.
27/07/1999 NR2255 Nerabus 0 Whitehouse, A.
20/08/1999 NR2053 Easter Ellister 0 Whitehouse, A.
05/09/1999 NR3364 Knockdon 0 Whitehouse, A.
17/09/1999 NR3059 Bowmore 0 Whitehouse, A.
22/09/1999 NR4173 Bunnahabhain 1 MacLellan, L.
22/09/1999 NR2163 Kilchoman 15 Whitehouse, A.
22/09/1999 NR2163 Kilchoman Wood 15 Whitehouse, A.
23/09/1999 NR3059 Bowmore 3 Whitehouse, A.
24/09/1999 NR3545 Imeraval 0 Gulliver, M. & R.
28/09/1999 NR2053 Easter Ellister 3 Whitehouse, A.
04/10/1999 NR4066 Ballygrant Woods 0 Johnson, C.
13/10/1999 NR2153 Gleannagaoidh 0 Whitehouse, A.
01/11/1999 NR4653 Claggain Bay 1 Travis, C.
19/06/2000 NR4173 Bunnahabhain 5 MacLellan, L.
19/06/2000 NR2558 Port Charlotte 4 Whitehouse, A.
21/06/2000 NR2558 Port Charlotte 2 Whitehouse, A.
26/06/2000 NR2558 Port Charlotte 3 Whitehouse, A.
27/06/2000 NR3545 Imeraval 1 Gulliver, R. & M.
30/06/2000 NR3545 Imeraval 1 Gulliver, R. & M.
01/07/2000 NR3545 Imeraval 1 Gulliver, R. & M.
27/07/2000 NR3545 Imeraval 1 Gulliver, R. & M.
09/09/2000 NR3545 Imeraval 1 Gulliver, R. & M.
10/09/2000 NR3545 Imeraval 1 Gulliver, R. & M.
13/09/2000 NR4173 Bunnahabhain 2 MacLellan, L.
22/09/2000 NR3545 Imeraval 9 Gulliver, R. & M. On Hebe
23/09/2000 NR2768 Gruinart Farm, RSPB Loch Gruinart 1 ap Rheinallt, T. At NR279681
30/09/2000 NR3062 Blackrock 1 ap Rheinallt, T. At NR305629
30/09/2000 NR3262 Bridgend Merse 1 ap Rheinallt, T. At NR331625
30/09/2000 NR2767 Bushmill, RSPB Loch Gruinart 2 ap Rheinallt, T. At NR277677
30/09/2000 NR2967 Craigens 2 ap Rheinallt, T. At NR297673
30/09/2000 NR2641 Mull of Oa, RSPB The Oa 0 Visitor
18/07/2001 NR3545 Imeraval 1 Gulliver, R. In garden
24/07/2001 NR4654 Ardtalla 0 Featherstone, M-A.
28/07/2001 NR4098 Kiloran Dunes, Colonsay 1 Gulliver, R.
29/07/2001 NR4654 Ardtalla 0 Featherstone, M-A.
29/09/2001 NR3545 Imeraval 1 Gulliver, R. Very bright specimen
30/09/2001 NR2264 Loch Gorm S 1 ap Rheinallt, T. At NR236649
12/10/2001 NR3545 Imeraval 1 Gulliver, R. In garden
03/06/2002 NR4654 Ardtalla 2 Featherstone, M-A.
15/06/2002 NR3545 Imeraval 1 Gulliver, R. & M.
02/07/2002 NR2866 Gruinart Floods, RSPB Loch Gruinart 0 RSPB staff
01/08/2002 NR3363 Knockanbearach 1 Logan, N.
04/08/2002 NR2641 Mull of Oa, RSPB The Oa 1 Visitor
13/08/2002 NR2060 Kilchiaran Farm 1 Visitor
13/08/2002 NR2866 Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 1 Visitor
21/08/2002 NR2558 Port Charlotte 1 MacLellan, L. On buddleia by hotel
29/08/2002 NR2661 Bruichladdich 1 Ogilvie, M.A.
01/09/2002 NR3545 Imeraval 1 Gulliver, R. & M.
03/09/2002 NR3363 Knockanbearach 4 Logan, N.
07/09/2002 NR2767 Gruinart Wood, RSPB Loch Gruinart 1 Rout, F.
10/09/2002 NR4165 Lossit Farm 4 MacLellan, L.
14/09/2002 NR2661 Bruichladdich 1 Ogilvie, M.A.
15/09/2002 NR3363 Knockanbearach 4 Logan, N.
20/09/2002 NR4356 Beinn Bheigeir 2 Visitor On south slope
28/09/2002 NR3363 Knockanbearach 1 Logan, N.
01/10/2002 NR2163 Kilchoman Wood 1 ap Rheinallt, T. At NR217631
01/10/2002 NR2163 Kilchoman 1 ap Rheinallt, T. At NR217631
23/05/2003 NR3164 Borichill Mor 1 Waterworth, J. INHT casual record sheet
13/06/2003 NR2564 Rockmountain 1 ap Rheinallt, T. At NR253646
26/06/2003 NR3964 Knocklearoch 1 McKay, C.R. Roadside verge
28/06/2003 NR3363 Knockanbearach 2 Logan, N. INHT casual record sheet
29/06/2003 NR4448 Ardilistry 1 Gulliver, R. & M.
01/07/2003 NR277676 Loch Gruinart: Compt AO88 2 Gruinart Staff Transect
02/07/2003 NR280673 Loch Gruinart: Compt AO19 0 Gruinart Staff
13/07/2003 NR277676 Loch Gruinart: Compt AO88 1 Gruinart Staff Transect
13/07/2003 NM40 Colonsay (north) 0 Thorney, M
14/07/2003 NR2671 Loch Laingeadail 1 ap Rheinallt, T.
15/07/2003 NR277676 Loch Gruinart: Compt AO88 3 Gruinart Staff Transect
18/07/2003 NR3545 Imeraval 1 Gulliver, R. & M.
24/07/2003 NR277676 Loch Gruinart: Compt AO88 2 Gruinart Staff Transect
27/07/2003 NR3363 Knockanbearach 1 Logan, N. INHT casual record sheet
08/08/2003 NR277676 Loch Gruinart: Compt AO88 1 Gruinart Staff Transect
12/08/2003 NR277676 Loch Gruinart: Compt AO88 2 Gruinart Staff Transect
22/08/2003 NR277676 Loch Gruinart: Compt AO88 1 Gruinart Staff Transect
30/08/2003 NR2767 Bushmill, RSPB Loch Gruinart 1 ap Rheinallt, T. At NR277677
31/08/2003 NR2872 Ardnave Loch 1 ap Rheinallt, T.
31/08/2003 NR3545 Imeraval 1 Gulliver, R. & M.
02/09/2003 NR277676 Loch Gruinart: Compt AO88 2 Gruinart Staff Transect
03/09/2003 NR277676 Loch Gruinart: Compt AO88 4 Gruinart Staff Transect
06/09/2003 NR3444 Carraig Fhada 1 Gulliver, R. & M.
06/09/2003 NR1653 Claddach 1 Stoneman, J. Survey - 14 people, 2 hours
07/09/2003 NR3140 Stremnishmore, RSPB The Oa 2 Stoneman, J. Survey - 5 people, 6 hours
07/09/2003 NR2841 Upper Killeyan, RSPB The Oa 1 Stoneman, J. Survey - 5 people, 6 hours
13/09/2003 NR3363 Knockanbearach 1 Logan, N. INHT casual record sheet
13/09/2003 NR3362 Bridgend Woods 2 Logan, N. INHT casual record sheet
20/09/2003 NR3363 Knockanbearach 4 Logan, N.
14/10/2003 NR3362 Bridgend 1 Pugh, E.
15/10/2003 NR3364 Knockdon 1 Logan, N. Basking in Sun
17/10/2003 NR2974 Ardnave Point 1 Pugh, E.
17/10/2003 NR2974 Ardnave Point 1 Pugh, E. Flying over point in W direction
18/10/2003 NR3545 Imeraval 1 Gulliver, R. & M.
22/10/2003 NR3545 Imeraval 1 Gulliver, R. & M.
31/05/2004 NR2767 Bushmill, RSPB Loch Gruinart 1 RSPB volunteer Transect
01/06/2004 NR6690 Lealt, Jura 0 Mayes, M.
07/06/2004 NR2661 Bruichladdich 1 Ogilvie, M.A.
09/06/2004 NR4659 McArthur's Head 1 Featherstone, M-A.
15/06/2004 NR2661 Bruichladdich 1 Ogilvie, M.A.
15/06/2004 NR3968 Finlaggan 1 Visitor
17/06/2004 NR3461 Claggan 1 Visitor
18/06/2004 NR2767 Gruinart Wood, RSPB Loch Gruinart 1 MacGillivray, F.
19/06/2004 NR2661 Bruichladdich 1 Ogilvie, M.A.
20/06/2004 NR2063 Machir Bay 1 Visitor
01/07/2004 NR4279 Rubh'a'Mhail 0 Cobb, S. A few
02/07/2004 NR2661 Bruichladdich 1 Ogilvie, M.A.
04/07/2004 NR2661 Bruichladdich 1 Ogilvie, M.A.
09/07/2004 NR3358 Tallant 1 Bromley, J.
29/07/2004 NR3363 Knockanbearach 1 Logan, N.
14/08/2004 NR4269 Caol Ila 1 Bell, M.
01/09/2004 NR2661 Bruichladdich 1 Ogilvie, M.A.
07/09/2004 NR2661 Bruichladdich 7 Ogilvie, M.A.
10/09/2004 NR3363 Knockanbearach 1 Logan, N.
17/09/2004 NR3363 Knockanbearach 1 Logan, N.
28/04/2005 NR2661 Bruichladdich 1 Malcolm Ogilvie
10/05/2005 NR4471 Inver, Jura 1 Mearns, R & B
08/06/2005 NR4970 Jura (unspecified location) 0 Unknown In gardens.
20/06/2005 NR2558 Port Charlotte 1 MacGillivray, F
24/06/2005 NR3845 Laphroaig 1 Unknown
26/06/2005 NR3445 Kilnaughton 0 Gulliver, R & M
27/06/2005 NR2661 Bruichladdich 3 Malcolm Ogilvie
29/06/2005 NR3790 Traigh Ban, Oronsay 3 Remington, D
29/06/2005 NR4098 Kiloran Bay, Colonsay 1 Remington, D
01/07/2005 NR3044 Cnoc Dubh, RSPB The Oa 2 Remington, D
03/09/2005 NR2767 Woodside Cottage, RSPB Loch Gruinart 1 MacGillivray, F Around nettles.
20/09/2005 NR3545 Imeraval 0 Gulliver, R & M
08/10/2005 NR3461 Claggan 0 Gulliver, R & M
05/05/2006 NR2661 Bruichladdich 7 Malcolm Ogilvie
08/05/2006 NR3966 Ballygrant 2 Sims, K
27/07/2007 NR2661 Bruichladdich 2 Malcolm Ogilvie
29/07/2007 NR2866 Gruinart 2 Liz Albert
30/07/2007 NR2767 Aoradh, RSPB Loch Gruinart 2 Albert, L
30/07/2007 NR2558 Port Charlotte 2 Albert, L
30/07/2007 NR3562 Stone Cottage, Bridgend Woods 1 Albert, L
03/08/2007 NR3362 Bridgend Woods 1 Liz Albert
04/08/2007 NR2558 Port Charlotte 2 Liz Albert
02/08/2008 NR2661 Bruichladdich 2 Malcolm Ogilvie
02/08/2008 NR2558 Port Charlotte 1 Bob Paget
03/08/2008 NR2661 Bruichladdich 1 Malcolm Ogilvie
29/05/2009 NR2661 Bruichladdich 1 Malcolm Ogilvie
05/06/2009 NR2767 Loch Gruinart 1 Gruinart Staff
12/07/2009 NR277726 Ardnave 0 Mark Young
14/07/2009 NR2767 Loch Gruinart 1 Vol
15/07/2009 NR2661 Bruichladdich 3 Malcolm Ogilvie
16/07/2009 NR2767 Loch Gruinart 0 Gruinart Staff recorder:Mark Young
18/08/2009 NR2661 Bruichladdich 1 Malcolm Ogilvie
24/05/2010 NR2661 Bruichladdich 1 Malcolm Ogilvie
24/05/2010 NR2661 Bruichladdich 1 Malcolm Ogilvie
30/05/2010 NR255586 Port Charlotte - Lorgba 2 Carl Reavey
01/07/2010 NR2661 Bruichladdich 2 Malcolm Ogilvie
05/08/2010 NR3545 Imeraval 1 M & R Gulliver
13/08/2010 NR255586 Port Charlotte - Lorgba 1 Carl Reavey
25/08/2010 NR202534 Easter Ellister 1 Featherstone, M
17/05/2011 NR2866 Loch Gruinart 1 Mark Shields NR277675
17/05/2011 NR2866 Loch Gruinart 1 Mark Shields NR272678
19/05/2011 NR2661 Bruichladdich 2 Malcolm Ogilvie
25/08/2011 NR2866 Gruinart Flats, RSPB Loch Gruinart 1 Mark Shield