Radipole Wood - Flora and Fauna

Species are listed by type

  • Trees
  • Plants
  • Molluscs
  • Arachnids
  • Orthoptera
  • Hemiptera
  • Lepidoptera
  • Diptera
  • Hymenoptera
  • Coleoptera


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    trees & shrubs

    acer campestreField Maple
    acer platanoidesNorway maple
    acer pseudoplatanusSycamore maple
    aesculus hippocastanumHorsechestnut
    betula pendulaSilver Birch
    carpinus betulusHornbeam
    castanea sativasweet chestnut
    cornus sanguineadogwood
    corylus avellanahazel
    crataegus monogynahawthorn
    fraxinus excelsiorCommon Ash
    ilex aquifoliumHolly
    malus sylvestrisCrab Apple
    pinus sylvestrisScots Pine
    populus albaWhite Poplar
    prunus aviumWild Cherry
    prunus spinosaBlackthorn
    quercus cerrisTurkey oak
    quercus roburEnglish oak
    sambucus nigra'Black Beauty' elderberry
    taxus baccataEnglish Yew
    ulmus proceraEnglish Elm
    viburnum lantanawayfaring tree
    viburnum opulusguelder-rose

    vascular plants

    achillea millefoliumyarrow
    alopecurus pratensisMeadow Foxtail grass
    anthoxanthum odoratumsweet vernal-grass
    anthriscus sylvestriscow parsley
    arctium lappaBurdock
    Arrhenatherum elatiusfalse oat-grass
    Artemisia vulgarisMugwort
    Arum macalatumcuckoo pint, lords and ladies
    Bellis perennisdaisy
    Brachypodium pinnatumtor-grass
    Bromus hordeaceusSoft-brome
    Calystegia sepiumHedge Bindweed
    Centaurea nigraCommon Knapweed DN
    Cerastium holosteoidesCommon Mouse-ear
    Cirsium arvenseCreeping Thistle
    Crepis vesicanaBeaked Hawk's-beard
    Cynosurus cristatuscrested dog's-tail
    Dactylis glomerataCock's foot
    Dipsacus fullonumwild teasel
    Dryopteris dilatataShield fern
    Epilobium adenocaulonAmerican Willowherb
    Epilobium hirsutumCodlins and cream
    Galium aparineGoosegrass
    Geranium dissectumCut-leafed cranesbill
    Glechoma hederaceaGround ivy
    Hedera helixIvy
    Heracleum spondyliumCow parsnip
    Holcus lanatusYorkshire-fog
    Iris foetidissimaStinking gladwin
    Leucanthemum vulgareOx-eye Daisy DN
    Lotus corniculatusBird's foot trefoil DN
    Lotus pendunculatusGiant Birdsfoot DN
    Oenanthe pimpenelloidesMeadow parsley
    Ophrys apiferaBee Orchid
    Picris echioidesBristly ox-tongue
    Picris hieracioidesHawkweed ox-tongue
    Plantago lanceolataRibwort plantain
    Plantago majorCommon plantain
    Potentilla repensCreeping cinquefoil
    Pulicaria dysentencaFleabane
    Ranunculus acrisMeadow buttercup
    Ranunculus ficariaLesser celandine
    Ranunculus repensCreeping buttercup
    Rumex acetosaSorrel
    Rumex crispusCurled dock
    Rumex obtusifoliusRound-leaved dock
    Rumex sanguineaRed-veined dock
    Senecio jacobaeaRagwort
    Stellaria graminealesser stitchwort
    Tamus communisBlack bryony
    Trifolium pratenseRed clover
    Trifolium repensWhite clover
    Urtica dioicaStinging nettle
    Vicia sativaWinter tares

    mollusca

    cepaea hortensisWhite-lipped snail
    helix asperaCommon Garden snail
    monacha cantianaKentish Snail
    Trichia striolataStrawberry Snail

    Arachnids

    Pisaura mirabilisnursery-web spider

    Orthoptera

    Conocephalus discolorShort-winged Conehead DN
    Tettigonia viridissimaGreat Green Bush-Cricket
    Unidentified cricket

    Hemiptera (bugs)

    Coreus marginatussquashbug
    Palomena prasinashield bug

    Lepidoptera

    Pieris napigreen-veined white butterfly
    Polyommatus icarusCommon blue
    Unidentifed butterfly

    Diptera

    Chrysotoxum cautumhoverfly DN

    Hymenoptera (bees, wasps and ants)

    Andrena chrysoscelessolitary bee
    Andrena nitidaMining Bee
    Bombus pascuorumbumble bee
    Bombus ptratorumbumble bee

    Coleoptera (beetles)

    Canthans rustica-
    clytus areitis-
    Oedenera nobilis-
    Phosphuga atrata-