Dingy Skipper Erynnis tages (Linn.)

 

Widespread but very localized in England, Wales, S & NE Scotland and W Ireland.

Open, sunny grasslands in a variety of habitats.

Mainly Bird's-foot Trefoil.

Usually early April to late June. Occasional second emergence in August.



2017.08.16 Dorset Ulwell 3 Dorset BC
2017.08.16 Sussex Beachy Head 1 Sussex BC
2017.08.16 Sussex Cradle Valley 1 Sussex BC
2017.08.15 Dorset Fontmell Down 1 Dorset BC
2017.08.14 Buckinghamshire Kimble Rifle Range 1 Upper Thames BC
2017.08.13 Buckinghamshire Yoesden Bank 1 Upper Thames BC
2017.08.13 Dorset Chard Junction Gravel Pits NR 6 Dorset BC
2017.08.13 Hampshire Stockbridge Down 1 Hants & IOW BC
2017.08.12 Hampshire Shipton Bellinger 1 UK Butterflies
2017.08.12 Yorkshire Spaunton Quarry 1 UK Butterflies
2017.08.11 Dorset Stonehill Down 1 Dorset BC
2017.08.07 Sussex Mill Hill 2 Sussex BC
2017.08.07 Sussex Chantry Hill 1 Sussex BC
2017.07.21 Sussex Lancing Ring 1 Sussex BC
2017.07.16 Sussex Levin Down 5 Sussex BC
2017.07.16 Essex Benfleet garden1 Cambs & Essex BC
2017.07.13 Dorset Badbury Rings 3 Dorset BC
2017.07.09 Sussex Cradle Valley 1 Sussex BC
2017.06.22 Surrey Hutchinson's Bank 1 Surrey BC 
2017.06.22 Derbyshire Poulter Country Park 1 Riley, Adrian
2017.06.21 Cumbria Tarn Moor 1 Cumbria BC
2017.06.19 Cumbria Farrer's Allotment 2 Cumbria BC
2017.06.17 Cumbria Parkbooth Lot 1 Cumbria BC
2017.06.17 Gloucestershire Daneway Banks 1+ UK Butterflies
2017.06.15 Lincolnshire Twyford Wood 4 Lincs BC
2017.06.13 Cambridgeshire Devil's Dyke 1+ Cambs & Essex BC
2017.06.13 Cumbria Allithwaite Quarry 2 Cumbria BC
2017.06.13 Sussex Friston Gallops a few Sussex BC
2017.06.12 Dorset Weymouth relief road cutting 2 Dorset BC
2017.06.12 Sussex Knowlands Wood 1 Sussex BC
2017.06.09 Dorset Fontmell Down 1 Dorset BC
2017.06.07 Hampshire Magdalen Hill Down 2 Hants & IOW BC
2017.06.07 Dorset Ballard Down 2 Dorset BC
2017.06.07 Sussex St Leonard's Forest1 Sussex BC
2017.06.04 Cumbria Allithwaite Quarry 1 Cumbria BC
2017.06.04 Cumbria Helsington Barrows 3 Cumbria BC
2017.06.04 Suffolk King's Forest 4Suffolk BC
2017.06.03 Bedfordshire Totternhoe Quarry 3 Beds & Northants BC
2017.06.03 NorthamptonshireFermyn Wood 1+Beds & Northants BC
2017.06.03 Cumbria Yealand Hall Allotment 2 Cumbria BC
2017.06.03 Hampshire Morgan's Hill 4 Wilts BC
2017.06.03 Lincolnshire Twyford Wood 5 Lancashire BC
2017.06.02 Bedfordshire Totternhoe Knolls 4 Beds & Northants BC
2017.06.02 Hampshire Old Winchester Hill 2 Hants & IOW BC
2017.06.01 Bedfordshire Sandhouse Lane NR 1 Beds & Northants BC
2017.06.01 Cumbria Allithwaite Quarry 2 Cumbria BC
2017.06.01 Cumbria Farrer's Allotment 6 Cumbria BC
2017.06.01 Dorset Martin Down 1 Dorset BC
2017.06.01 Dorset Muckleford NR 8 Dorset BC
2017.06.01 Hampshire Butser Hill 3 Hants & IOW BC
2017.06.01 Hampshire Pillow Mound 6 Hants & IOW BC
2017.06.01 Isle of Wight Wheelers Bay 4 Hants & IOW BC
2017.06.01 Lincolnshire Chambers Farm Wood 4 Lancashire BC
2017.06.01 Wiltshire Sidbury Hill 2 Wilts BC
2017.05.31 Cumbria Lowca Brows 1 Cumbria BC
2017.05.30 Dorset Badbury Rings 5 Dorset BC
2017.05.27 Hants/Wilts Martin Down 5 Hants & IOW BC
2017.05.27 Northamptonshirenr Croughton 3 Beds & Northants BC
2017.05.29 Sussex Devil's Dyke a few Sussex BC
2017.05.29 Sussex Mill Hill 1 Sussex BC
2017.05.29 Sussex Saddlescombe 1+ Sussex BC
2017.05.28 Bedfordshire Brogborough Tip 3 Beds & Northants BC
2017.05.28 Bedfordshire Dunstable Downs 30+Rhodes, Alison
2017.05.28 Bedfordshire Sandhouse Lane NR 1 Beds & Northants BC
2017.05.28 Berkshire Lardon Chase 1+ Upper Thames BC
2017.05.28 Dorset Alners Gorse 2 Dorset BC
2017.05.28 Dorset Lankham Bottom NR 3 Dorset BC
2017.05.28 Lincolnshire Chambers Farm Wood 3 Lincs BC
2017.05.28 Lincolnshire Twyford Wood 16 Lincs BC
2017.05.26 Bedfordshire Bison Hill 30+ UK Butterflies
2017.05.26 Dorset Badbury Rings 3Dorset BC
2017.05.26 Dorset Bottomcombe Quarry, Portland 4 Dorset BC
2017.05.26 Dorset Giant's Hill, Cerne Abbas 12 Dorset BC
2017.05.26 Dorset Grove Hill Bottom 1 Dorset BC
2017.05.26 Dorset Muckleford NR 8 Dorset BC
2017.05.26 Sussex Chantry Hill Many  Sussex BC
2017.05.26 Sussex Cissbury Ring 12 Sussex BC
2017.05.25 Cumbria Glasson 1 Cumbria BC
2017.05.25 Cumbria Hampsfield/Bishops Allotment 2 Cumbria BC
2017.05.25 Cumbria Holme Stinted Pastures 4 Cumbria BC
2017.05.25 Cumbria Hutton Roof Crags 20 Cumbria BC
2017.05.25 Cumbria Kingmoor North NR 1 Cumbria BC
2017.05.25 Cumbria Meathop Quarry 4 Cumbria BC
2017.05.25 Cumbria Ormsgill slag banks 25 Cumbria BC
2017.05.25 Cumbria Watchtree NR 9+ Cumbria BC
2017.05.25 Bedfordshire Whipsnade Downs 1+ Herts & Middlesex BC
2017.05.25 Buckinghamshire Yoesden Bank 5 Upper Thames BC
2017.05.25 Dorset Giant's Hill, Cerne Abbas 5 Dorset BC
2017.05.25 Lancashire Warton Crag NR 4 Lancashire BC
2017.05.25 Sussex St Leonard's Foresta few Sussex BC
2017.05.25 Sussex Tillets Lane Butterfly Fields a few Sussex BC
2017.05.25 Wiltshire Bratton Hill8 Wilts BC
2017.05.24 Dorset Ballard Down 11 Dorset BC
2017.05.24 Dorset Eggardon Fort 5 Dorset BC
2017.05.24 DurhamBishop Midleham Quarry 2 North-east England BC
2017.05.24 DurhamDormans Pool, Saltholme 5 North-east England BC
2017.05.24 Lincolnshire Chambers Farm Wood 2 Lincs BC
2017.05.24 Suffolk Kings Forest 32 Suffolk BC
2017.05.24 Sussex Bullock Down 12 Sussex BC
2017.05.24 Sussex Ditchling Down 5 Sussex BC
2017.05.24 Sussex Heyshott Escarpment a few Sussex BC
2017.05.23 Cumbria Farrer's Allotment 10 Cumbria BC
2017.05.23 Cumbria Yewbarrow 3 Cumbria BC
2017.05.23 Hampshire Milk Hill, Pewsey Downs2 Hants & IOW BC
2017.05.23 Lancashire Warton Crag NR 7 Lancashire BC
2017.05.23 Oxfordshire Aston Rowant NR 3 Upper Thames BC
2017.05.23 Sussex Levin Down several Sussex BC
2017.05.22 Dorset Giant's Hill, Cerne Abbas 3 Dorset BC
2017.05.22 Dorset Osmington Hill 2 Dorset BC
2017.05.22 Dorset Portland coas path 3 Dorset BC
2017.05.22 Hampshire Figsbury Ring 6 Hants & IOW BC
2017.05.22 Suffolk Chalk Lane 16 Suffolk BC
2017.05.22 Sussex Well Bottom 1 Sussex BC
2017.05.21 Bedfordshire Rookery Pit 1 Beds & Northants BC
2017.05.21 Bedfordshire Sandy Smith NR 1 Beds & Northants BC
2017.05.21 Bedfordshire Sharpenhoe Clappers 1 Beds & Northants BC
2017.05.21 Bedfordshire Whipsnade Downs 9 Beds & Northants BC
2017.05.21 Berkshire The Holies, Streatley 1+ Upper Thames BC
2017.05.21 Cumbria Oldside Wind Farm, Workington 5 Cumbria BC
2017.05.21 Hertfordshire Aldbury Nowers 11 Herts & Middlesex BC
2017.05.21 Hertfordshire Bovingdon Brickworks 10 Herts & Middlesex BC
2017.05.21 Lincolnshire Chambers Farm Wood 10 Lincs BC
2017.05.21 Oxfordshire Aston Upthorpe Downs 1+ Upper Thames BC
2017.05.21 Sussex Friston 1+ Sussex BC
2017.05.21 Sussex Malling Down 1+ Sussex BC
2017.05.21 Wiltshire Battlesbury Hillfort 10 Wilts BC
2017.05.21 Wiltshire Sidbury Hill 3 Wilts BC
2017.05.20 Buckinghamshire Pitstone Hill   7 Upper Thames BC
2017.05.20 Cumbria Oldside Wind Farm, Workington 2 Cumbria BC
2017.05.20 Dorset Ballard Down 2 Dorset BC
2017.05.20 Dorset Chard Junction GP's 2 Dorset BC
2017.05.20 Gloucestershire Rodborough Common many UK Butterflies
2017.05.20 Hampshire Oxenbourne Down 4 Hants & IOW BC
2017.05.20 Hertfordshire Pitstone Hill   2 Herts & Middlesex BC
2017.05.20 Norfolk Wretton Relief Channel2+ Turner, Jane 
2017.05.20 Sussex Friston many Sussex BC
2017.05.20 Sussex Kithurst several Sussex BC
2017.05.19 Cumbria Ormsgill slag banks 10 Cumbria BC
2017.05.19 Hampshire Yew Hill, Winchester 5 Hants & IOW BC
2017.05.19 Lincolnshire Chambers Farm Wood many Lincs BC
2017.05.18 Cumbria Farrer's Allotment 6 Cumbria BC
2017.05.18 Cumbria Howe Ridding Wood 2 Cumbria BC
2017.05.18 Cumbria Watchtree NR 6 Cumbria BC
2017.05.18 Dorset Bincombe/Came Wood 2 Dorset BC
2017.05.18 Dorset Giant's Hill, Cerne Abbas 11 Dorset BC
2017.05.18 Dorset Muckleford NR 1 Dorset BC
2017.05.18 Lancashire Warton Crag NR 7 Lancashire BC
2017.05.18 Sussex Springhead Hill a few Sussex BC
2017.05.17 Sussex Castle Hill NR 4 Sussex BC
2017.05.17 Sussex Chantry Hill 72 Sussex BC
2017.05.17 Sussex Heyshott Escarpment 1+ Sussex BC
2017.05.17 Sussex Kithurst several Sussex BC
2017.05.17 Sussex Mill Hill 7 Sussex BC
2017.05.16 Sussex Chantry Hill 72 Sussex BC
2017.05.16 Sussex Heyshott Escarpment 1+ Sussex BC
2017.05.16 Sussex Mill Hill 1+ Sussex BC
2017.05.16 Sussex Mount Nob, Hargate Forest 12 Sussex BC
2017.05.14 Bedfordshire Sandy Smith NR 1 Beds & Northants BC
2017.05.14 Bedfordshire Totternhoe Quarry  12 Beds & Northants BC
2017.05.14 Bedfordshire Whipsnade Downs 3 Beds & Northants BC
2017.05.15 Sussex Botany Bay a few Sussex BC
2017.05.14 Buckinghamshire Ivinghoe Beacon 9 Upper Thames BC
2017.05.14 Dorset Durlston CP 3 Dorset BC
2017.05.14 Dorset Oxdrove Way 1 Dorset BC
2017.05.14 Hampshire Pitt Down 1 Hants & IOW BC
2017.05.14 Hampshire Stockbridge Down 5 Hants & IOW BC
2017.05.14 Hampshire Yew Hill, Winchester 10+ Hants & IOW BC
2017.05.14 NorthamptonshireTwywell Hills & Dales 10+ McLennan, Alex
2017.05.14 Surrey Denbies 12 UK Butterflies
2017.05.14 Sussex Kithurst several Sussex BC
2017.05.14 Sussex Knowlands Wood 5+ Sussex BC
2017.05.14 Sussex Mill Hill 7 Sussex BC
2017.05.14 Wiltshire Fairoak 2 Wilts BC
2017.05.14 Wiltshire Ham Hill NR 3 Wilts BC
2017.05.14 Wiltshire Sidbury Hill 9 Wilts BC
2017.05.13 Bedfordshire Totternhoe Knolls many McLennan, Alex
2017.05.13 Bedfordshire Whipsnade Downs 1+ UK Butterflies
2017.05.13 Buckinghamshire Pitstone Quarry  7 Upper Thames BC
2017.05.13 Cumbria Barker Scar 6 Cumbria BC
2017.05.13 Devon Stover CP 1+ Devon BC
2017.05.13 Dorset Chard Junction GP's 4 Dorset BC
2017.05.13 Dorset Giant's Hill, Cerne Abbas 10 Dorset BC
2017.05.13 Hampshire Martin Down 12 Hants & IOW BC
2017.05.13 Hampshire Small Down, East Meon 15 Hants & IOW BC
2017.05.13 Kent Western Heights 1 UK Butterflies
2017.05.13 Wiltshire Battlesbury Hillfort 15 Wilts BC
2017.05.12 Cumbria Allithwaite Quarry 4 Cumbria BC
2017.05.12 Sussex Kithurst 1 Sussex BC
2017.05.11 Cambridgeshire Devil's Dyke 2 Cambs & Essex BC
2017.05.11 Cumbria Allithwaite Quarry 2 Cumbria BC
2017.05.11 Cumbria Oldside Wind Farm, Workington 30 Cumbria BC
2017.05.11 Cumbria Ormsgill slag banks 5 Cumbria BC
2017.05.11 Cumbria Watchtree NR 2 Cumbria BC
2017.05.11 Cumbria White Scar, Whitbarrow 2 Cumbria BC
2017.05.11 Cumbria White Scar, Whitbarrow 4 Cumbria BC
2017.05.11 Dorset Ballard Down 2 Dorset BC
2017.05.11 Dorset Black Hill, Cerne Abbas 3 Dorset BC
2017.05.11 Dorset Brandis Down 13 Dorset BC
2017.05.11 Lincolnshire Twyford Wood 10 Lancashire BC
2017.05.11 Sussex Heyshott Escarpment many Sussex BC
2017.05.11 Sussex Kithurst 2 Sussex BC
2017.05.10 Hampshire Magdalen Hill Down 1 Hants & IOW BC
2017.05.10 Oxfordshire Devil's Punchbowl 11 Upper Thames BC
2017.05.10 Dorset Compton Down 20 Dorset BC
2017.05.10 Dorset Giant's Hill, Cerne Abbas 15 Dorset BC
2017.05.10 Dorset Yelcombe 3 Dorset BC
2017.05.10 Durham 1+ North-east England BC
2017.05.10 Durham Wingate Quarry 9 North-east England BC
2017.05.10 Lancashire Gait Barrow 1 Lancashire BC
2017.05.10 Lancashire Warton Crag NR 8 Lancashire BC
2017.05.10 NorthamptonshirePolebrook NR 9 Bugalerrt correspodent
2017.05.10 Sussex Kithurst several Sussex BC
2017.05.10 Sussex Medley Bottom many Sussex BC
2017.05.10 Sussex Mill Hill 12 Sussex BC
2017.05.10 Wiltshire Battlesbury Hillfort 10 Wilts BC
2017.05.10 Wiltshire Grovely Woods4 Wilts BC
2017.05.10 Herefordshire Rodborough Common 5 Bugalert correspondent
2017.05.10 Norfolk Foulden Common 10+ Mc Lennan, Alex
2017.05.09 Cumbria Ormsgill slag banks 6 Cumbria BC
2017.05.09 Devon Braunton Burrows 1+ Devon BC
2017.05.09 Wiltshire Patcombe Hill 19 Wilts BC
2017.05.08 Ayreshire Lendalfoot 1 Southwest Scotland BC
2017.05.08 Caernarvonshire Obelisk Hill, Bryn Pydew6 Bugalert correspondent
2017.05.08 Cumbria Farrer's Allotment 2 Cumbria BC
2017.05.08 Cumbria Whinlatter Forest Park2 Cumbria BC
2017.05.08 Denbighshire Mynndd Marian 4 Bugalert correspondent
2017.05.08 Dorset Muckleford NR 11 Dorset BC
2017.05.08 Lancashire Warton Crag NR 13 Lancashire BC
2017.05.08 Wiltshire Patcombe Hill 27 Wilts BC
2017.05.07 Bedfordshire Liddlington 1 Beds & Northants BC
2017.05.07 Bedfordshire Sharpenhoe Clappers 1 Beds & Northants BC
2017.05.07 Berkshire Lardon Chase 1 Upper Thames BC
2017.05.07 Buckinghamshire Pitstone Hill 10 Upper Thames BC
2017.05.07 Buckinghamshire Pitstone Quarry  many Bugalert correspondent
2017.05.07 Denbighshire Bryn Euryn2 Bugalert correspondent
2017.05.07 Dorset Chard Junction GP's 2 Dorset BC
2017.05.07 Dorset Giant's Hill, Cerne Abbas 3 Dorset BC
2017.05.07 Hampshire Butser Hill 5 Hants & IOW BC
2017.05.07 Hampshire Ramsdean Down 9 Hants & IOW BC
2017.05.07 Hertfordshire Bovingdon Brickworks 1 Herts & Middlesex BC
2017.05.07 Hertfordshire Shrubhill Common 1 Herts & Middlesex BC
2017.05.07 Lancashire Warton Crag NR 10 Lancashire BC
2017.05.07 Lancashire Warton Crag NR 18 Lancashire BC
2017.05.07 Lincolnshire Twyford Hills 6 Lincs BC
2017.05.07 Norfolk Foulden Common 3 Bugalert correspondent
2017.05.07 Oxfordshire Aston Upthorpe Downs 6 Upper Thames BC
2017.05.07 ShropshireLlanymynech Rocks 20 Bugalert correspondent
2017.05.07 Suffolk North Stow 1 Suffolk BC
2017.05.07 Wiltshire Battlesbury Hillfort 4 Wilts BC
2017.05.07 Wiltshire Cotley Hill 6 Wilts BC
2017.05.07 Wiltshire Everleigh Ashes 6 Wilts BC
2017.05.07 Wiltshire Scratchbury Hillfort3 Wilts BC
2017.05.07 Wiltshire Sidbury Hill 1 Wilts BC
2017.05.07Sussex Mill Hill a few Sussex BC
2017.05.06 Hampshire Chalton Down a few Hants & IOW BC
2017.05.06 Hampshire Magdalen Hill Down 3 Hants & IOW BC
2017.05.06 Sussex Chantry Hill a few Sussex BC
2017.05.06 Sussex Heyshott Escarpment 15 Sussex BC
2017.05.06 Sussex Kithurst several Sussex BC
2017.05.06 Sussex St Leonard's Forestseveral Sussex BC
2017.05.06 Wiltshire Cotley Hill 8 Wilts BC
2017.05.03 ShropshireLlanymynech Rocks 12 Bugalert correspondent
2017.05.05 Hertfordshire Hexton Chalk Pit 9 Herts & Middlesex BC
2017.05.05 Sussex Kithurst Meadow1 Sussex BC
2017.05.05 Sussex St Leonard's Forest1 Sussex BC
2017.05.05 Sussex Warnham 1 Sussex BC
2017.05.04 Buckinghamshire Westcott dis r'way 11 Upper Thames BC
2017.05.04 CumbriaAllithwaite Quarry 1 Cumbria BC
2017.05.04 LancashireWarton Crag NR 9 Lancashire BC
2017.05.04Dorset Compton Down 1 Dorset BC
2017.05.03 Cumbria Allithwaite Quarry 1 Cumbria BC
2017.05.02 Devon Badbury Rings 5 Devon BC
2017.05.02 Devon Black Hill, Cerne Abbas 1 Devon BC
2017.05.02 Gloucestershire Edge Common 2 Bugalert correspondent
2017.05.02 Hampshire Noar Hill 6 Hants & IOW BC
2017.05.02 Hampshire Oxenbourne Down 15 Hants & IOW BC
2017.05.02 Lincolnshire Castle Bytham Quarry 1+  Lincs BC
2017.05.02 SussexAshcombe Bottom 12 Sussex BC
2017.05.02 SussexHeyshott Escarpment 3 Sussex BC
2017.05.02 Wiltshire Battlesbury Hillfort 10 Wilts BC
2017.05.02 Wiltshire Figsbury Ring2 Wilts BC
2017.05.02 Wiltshire Hazlebury Common 2 Wilts BC 
2017.05.01 Wiltshire Sidbury Hill 5 Wilts BC
2017.04.31 DurhamRaisby Way 4 North-east England BC
2017.04.30 Nottinghamshire Newstead & Annersley CP 1+ East Midlands BC
2017.04.30 SussexChanctonbury Ring  4 Sussex BC
2017.04.30 SussexKithurst 2 Sussex BC
2017.04.30 SussexMill Hill 10 Sussex BC
2017.04.29 Bedfordshire Marston Vale CP 2 Beds & Northants BC
2017.04.29 Dorset Badbury Rings 6 Dorset BC
2017.04.29 Dorset Ballard Down 3 Dorset BC
2017.04.29 Hampshire Butser Hill several Hants & IOW BC
2017.04.29 Suffolk King Forest 3 Suffolk BC
2017.04.29 SussexChantry Hill 12 Sussex BC
2017.04.29 SussexFairmile Bottom 2 Sussex BC 
2017.04.28 Wiltshire Patcombe Hill 1 Wilts BC
2017.04.23 NorthamptonshireTwywell Hills & Dales 1+ Beds & Northants BC
2017.04.25 Devon  Elephant's Graveyard  1+  Devon BC
2017.04.25 Sussex  Kithurst  3  Sussex BC
2017.04.24 Hampshire  Oxenbourne Down 1 Hants & IOW BC
2017.04.24 Sussex  Kithurst  2  Sussex BC
2017.04.24 Sussex  Mill Hill3  Sussex BC
2017.04.23 Devon   New Quarry Embankment, Chudleigh Knighton   1  Devon BC 
2017.04.22 Hampshire   Chalton Down  a few  Hants & IOW BC  
2017.04.22 Sussex   Heyshott Escarpment  1+  Sussex BC 
2017.04.22 Sussex   Malling Down  1  Sussex BC 
2017.04.22 Wiltshire   Sidbury Hill  4  Wilts BC 
2017.04.21 Sussex   Mill Hill  1  Sussex BC 
2017.04.19 Buckinghamshire   Ivinghoe Beacon  1  Upper Thames BC 
2017.04.19 Dorset   Badbury Rings  1  Dorset BC 
2017.04.19 Oxfordshire   Hartslock  1  Upper Thames BC 
2017.04.19 Wiltshire   Battlesbury Hillfort  4  Wilts BC 
2017.04.18 Hampshire   Rake Bottom, Butser Hill  5  Hants & IOW BC 
2017.04.18 Sussex   Mill Hill  1+  Sussex BC 
2017.04.18 Dorset   Badbury Rings  1  Dorset BC 
2017.04.18 Sussex  Mill Hill  1+  Sussex BC 
2017.04.18 Wiltshire   Battlesbury Hillfort  11  Wilts BC 
2017,04,09 Sussex   Newtimber Hill  2  Sussex BC