Monarch Danaus plexippus (Linn.)

 

Scarce (but almost annual) vagrant. Most often seen in the far SW.

Usually reported during September and October.


Please note that this species is now sometimes realeased in numbers at wedding ceremonies




2017.09.01 Sussex Selsey Bill 1 Sussex BC
2017.08.30 Sussex Arundel garden 1 Sussex BC
2017.08.04 Sussex Rye Harbour 1 Sussex BC
2017.07.18 Hampshire Hillier 1 Hants & IOW BC
2017.07.10 Sussex Steyning garden 2 Sussex BC
2017.07.05 Somerset Nr West Camel 1 Rare Bird Alert
2017.06.18 Lancashire Rochdale Cemetary 1 Lancashire BC