2021

Myrtle Parker (16/01/2021)

Peacock 1 basking low on bramble at W 74380 56780 near Minane Bridge at Gortigrennane, Co. Cork. This is the first butterfly record of 2021.

Jesmond Harding (15/02/2021)

Peacock 1, Marsh Fritillary larval nests 7, Fox Moth larva 1, Ruby Tiger larvae 5, Garden Tiger larvae 2 at N 68724 25657, Lullybeg, Co. Kildare. Sunny, southerly breeze, 12C.

Frank and Joan Smyth (16/02/2021)

Marsh Fritillary 1 clump of larvae ( 10 to 12 ), at O 242377, Bull Island, Dublin 13. The area was very flooded. Part cloudy, 10C.

Stephen Bolger and Michael Bolger (22/02/2021)

Small Tortoiseshell 1 basking on stubble field at S734801, Teagasc Oak Park, Crops Research Centre, Sunny and breezy, 12C.

Michael Gray (22/02/2021)

Small Tortoiseshell 1 at O165272, Ballinteer, Dublin 16.

Niamh Lennon (22/02/2021)

Small Tortoiseshell 1 basking on the grass at O 20171 30427,  Booterstown Marsh, Blackrock, Co. Dublin.