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The U.K Arthropod Survey

The U.K Arthropod Survey

The Insecta (insects) are a Class of the large animal Phylum called ARTHROPODA (arthropods) - a name that refers to the jointed limbs. The other major Classes of living arthropods (i.e. animals related to insects) include the Crustacea (crabs, lobsters, shrimps, barnacles, woodlice, etc.), the Myriapoda (millipedes, centipedes, etc.) and the Arachnida (scorpions, king crabs, spiders, mites, ticks, etc.). In addition there are several minor Classes, the Onychophora (velvet worms), Tardigrada (water bears), Pentastomida (tongue worms) and Pycnogonida (sea spiders), all of which contain somewhat aberrant living forms of uncertain affinities to the any of the preceding groups, and finally a Class of extinct arthropods, the Trilobita (trilobites), known only from their fossil remains. All these animals are characterised by a tough outer body-shell or exoskeleton, with flexible joints between the skeletal plates to allow the animal to move. The aim of the survey is to observe and document, Arthropod activity in United Kingdom and Ireland Sign in to join mission

The U.K Arthropod Survey
Created by

JanineLingTurner

29 participants 1,034 spottings

Upload your snaps of Arthropods, share pictures of your native insects. update us on their habitual and environmental changes.

The U.K Arthropod Survey

Lat: 54.73 Long: -3.82

Recent Spottings

Peacock Malcolm Wilton-Jones 3 0 Peacock
Large White Malcolm Wilton-Jones 1 0 Large White
Small White Malcolm Wilton-Jones 1 0 Small White
Wasp Malcolm Wilton-Jones 1 0 Wasp
Gatekeeper Malcolm Wilton-Jones 2 0 Gatekeeper
Small Magpie VivBraznell 2 0 Small Magpie
Forest Bug Malcolm Wilton-Jones 2 0 Forest Bug
insect Malcolm Wilton-Jones 1 0 insect
Red Admiral Malcolm Wilton-Jones 2 0 Red Admiral
Gatekeeper Malcolm Wilton-Jones 2 0 Gatekeeper
Meadow Brown Malcolm Wilton-Jones 1 0 Meadow Brown
Buff-tailed Bumble Bee Malcolm Wilton-Jones 2 0 Buff-tailed Bumble Bee
Gatekeeper Malcolm Wilton-Jones 2 0 Gatekeeper
Forest Bug Malcolm Wilton-Jones 2 4 Forest Bug
Crane Fly Malcolm Wilton-Jones 1 0 Crane Fly
Small White Malcolm Wilton-Jones 1 0 Small White
Small Tortoiseshell Malcolm Wilton-Jones 1 0 Small Tortoiseshell
Small White Malcolm Wilton-Jones 1 0 Small White
Small Tortoiseshell Malcolm Wilton-Jones 3 0 Small Tortoiseshell
Small Copper Malcolm Wilton-Jones 3 0 Small Copper
Buff-tailed Bumble Bee Malcolm Wilton-Jones 2 0 Buff-tailed Bumble Bee
Red Soldier Beetle Malcolm Wilton-Jones 2 0 Red Soldier Beetle
Forest Bug Malcolm Wilton-Jones 1 1 Forest Bug
Hummingbird Hawk Moth Malcolm Wilton-Jones 2 0 Hummingbird Hawk Moth
Greenbottle Malcolm Wilton-Jones 1 0 Greenbottle
Meadow Brown Malcolm Wilton-Jones 2 0 Meadow Brown
Small White Malcolm Wilton-Jones 1 1 Small White
Scarlet Tiger Malcolm Wilton-Jones 2 0 Scarlet Tiger
Heart and Dart Malcolm Wilton-Jones 1 0 Heart and Dart
Small Skipper Malcolm Wilton-Jones 1 0 Small Skipper
7-spot Ladybird Malcolm Wilton-Jones 1 0 7-spot Ladybird
Migrant hoverfly VivBraznell 1 0 Migrant hoverfly
Moth Malcolm Wilton-Jones 1 0 Moth
Meadow Brown Malcolm Wilton-Jones 2 0 Meadow Brown
Cinnabar Moth RikMartin 2 0 Cinnabar Moth
Silver-studded Blue Malcolm Wilton-Jones 1 0 Silver-studded Blue
Green Beetle Malcolm Wilton-Jones 0 0 Green Beetle
Common Darter RikMartin 1 0 Common Darter
Small Tortoiseshell Malcolm Wilton-Jones 3 0 Small Tortoiseshell
Silver-studded Blue Malcolm Wilton-Jones 4 0 Silver-studded Blue
Silver-studded Blue Malcolm Wilton-Jones 1 0 Silver-studded Blue
Small Heath Malcolm Wilton-Jones 1 0 Small Heath
Moth Malcolm Wilton-Jones 0 0 Moth
Meadow Brown Malcolm Wilton-Jones 1 0 Meadow Brown
Common Rustic VivBraznell 0 1 Common Rustic
Violet Ground Beetle Malcolm Wilton-Jones 2 0 Violet Ground Beetle
Garden Carpet Malcolm Wilton-Jones 2 0 Garden Carpet
Buff-tailed Bumble Bee Malcolm Wilton-Jones 1 0 Buff-tailed Bumble Bee
Small Tortoiseshell Malcolm Wilton-Jones 1 0 Small Tortoiseshell
Carder Bee Malcolm Wilton-Jones 1 0 Carder Bee

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