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Garden Butterfly Survey summary results for Year:

This page shows live results from the Garden Butterfly Survey. The first table shows the levels of participation, while the second shows how frequently different species have been seen and the earliest and latest sightings of them from the Garden Butterfly Survey (for the selected year). Species only appear in the results table if there has been at least one sighting in the selected year. If you are logged in then your own GBS results will also appear in the tables below.

See a summary of the results of Garden Butterfly Survey 2016.

Survey statistics

Total number of gardens:1032
Total number of records:17934

Species statistics

  No. Gardens No. Records Total abundance Earliest sighting Latest sighting
Dingy Skipper 2 3 4 21-May 01-Jun
Grizzled Skipper 1 1 1 19-Jun 19-Jun
Essex Skipper 2 2 6 18-Jun 23-Jun
Small Skipper 32 47 111 26-May 23-Jun
Silver-spotted Skipper 1 3 9 09-Jun 14-Jun
Large Skipper 54 88 207 25-May 23-Jun
Wood White 2 2 2 26-Apr 25-May
Cryptic Wood White 1 2 3 16-May 17-May
Orange-tip 623 2371 3696 10-Mar 22-Jun
Large White 326 852 1071 09-Mar 23-Jun
Small White 467 1505 1893 02-Mar 24-Jun
Green-veined White 264 743 1055 09-Mar 22-Jun
Clouded Yellow 6 6 6 18-Mar 10-Jun
Brimstone 624 2102 2701 01-Feb 22-Jun
Wall 15 20 23 08-Apr 19-Jun
Speckled Wood 430 1505 2176 15-Mar 23-Jun
Small Heath 11 23 106 22-May 21-Jun
Ringlet 54 75 183 19-May 23-Jun
Meadow Brown 160 351 1193 19-May 23-Jun
Gatekeeper 17 29 38 26-Mar 23-Jun
Marbled White 18 22 59 02-May 23-Jun
Silver-washed Fritillary 3 6 13 14-Jun 20-Jun
Dark Green Fritillary 2 2 2 11-Jun 18-Jun
White Admiral 2 4 24 13-Jun 20-Jun
Red Admiral 515 1390 1635 01-Jan 23-Jun
Painted Lady 183 318 372 16-Feb 21-Jun
Peacock 534 1438 1805 17-Jan 23-Jun
Small Tortoiseshell 508 1329 1858 08-Jan 24-Jun
Comma 414 867 1039 20-Jan 23-Jun
Duke of Burgundy 1 1 1 03-Jun 03-Jun
Small Copper 58 86 95 26-Mar 20-Jun
Green Hairstreak 5 9 19 11-Apr 27-May
White-letter Hairstreak 1 1 1 21-Jun 21-Jun
Small Blue 1 1 1 18-Jun 18-Jun
Holly Blue 575 2563 3521 10-Mar 22-Jun
Brown Argus 6 6 6 22-Apr 03-Jun
Common Blue 78 161 219 20-Mar 23-Jun

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