Clouded Yellow Colias croceus (Geoffroy)

 

Regular immigrant, though scarce some years; very localized resident in S England.

Grasslands, often on cliff-tops. On migration could be seen anywhere.

Mainly Clover and Lucerne.

Could be seen any time between May and October.


Not reported systematically after the end of June in years of abundance




2017.08.11 Norfolk Sculthorpe Moor NR 1 Brown, Lynn 
2017.08.10 Hampshire Magdalen Hill Down 1 Scarlett, Ian 
2017.08.08 Dorset Lulworth Cove 1 Riley, Adrian
2017.07.24 Sussex Pevensey Levels 1 f. helice Sussex BC
2017.07.21 Kent Dungeness 1 UK Butterflies
2017.07.19 Essex Colne Point 1 Cambs & Essex BC
2017.07.18 Hampshire Shipton Bellinger 1 Hants & IOW BC
2017.07.18 Hampshire Hillier 1 Hants & IOW BC
2017.07.18 Hampshire Oxenbourne Down 1 Hants & IOW BC
2017.07.17 Dorset Corfe Castle 1 Dorset BC
2017.07.17 Dorset Muckleford NR 1 Dorset BC
2017.07.17 Surrey Headley Warren 2 Surrey BC 
2017.07.17 Surrey Cranleigh, Little Mead 2 Surrey BC 
2017.07.16 Dorset Oakley Road, Wimborne 1 Dorset BC
2017.07.16 Dorset Longham Lakes 1 Dorset BC
2017.07.16 Hampshire Noar Hill 1 Hants & IOW BC
2017.07.13 Sussex Lancing Ring 1 Sussex BC
2017.07.09 Cambridgeshire Woodwalton Marsh 1 Cambs & Essex BC
2017.07.05 Sussex Anchor Bottom 1 Sussex BC
2017.06.17 Sussex Thorney Island 1 Sussex BC
2017.06.15 Sussex Turners Hill garden 1 Sussex BC
2017.06.04 Suffolk Witnesham garden 1 f. helice Suffolk BC
2017.06.04 Surrey Priory Farm, Nutfield 1 Surrey BC 
2017.06.04 Lincolnshire Crowle Moor 1 BDS
2017.06.01 Oxfordshire Dry Sandford Pit 1 Upper Thames BC
2017.06.01 Suffolk Landguard Obs 1 Suffolk BC
2017.06.01 Sussex Oving garden 1 Sussex BC
2017.05.08 Devon Berry Head 1 Devon BC
2017.04.27 Dorset Southbourne undercliffs 1 Dorset BC
2017.04.16 Essex Bradwell NR  1  Cambs & Essex BC 
2017.04.11 Essex Bradwell NR  1 Cambs & Essex BC 
2017.04.10 Cornwall Seaton Seafront  14+  UK Butterflies 
2017,04,07 Devon Mattiscombe Sands  1  Devon BC 
2017,03,26 Dorset Not known  1  BC first sightings