Additions to species list (2017)

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This is a list of species newly entered (or shortly to be entered) onto the website. Clicking on the species name should take you to a photograph if one is available.

* in some cases the entry was made some time after the species was found. This may be due to a new identification or a previous mis-identification, or even a simple omission! The original find-date is is indicated within brackets.

Species Common Name Type of Organism Date of find or entry* Found by:
Eriophyes tetanothorax ? a gall (on willow) caused by a mite (05/06/2008) Paul Ferris
Dasineura acrophila ? a gall (on ash) caused by a fly (20/06/2008) Paul Ferris
Exobasidium ? a gall (on rhododendron)   (15/09/2008 ) Paul Ferris
Aceria macrochelus a gall (on sycamore) caused by a mite  (25/08/2011) Paul Ferris 
Phytoptus abnormis a gall (on lime)   (02/11/2012) Paul Ferris
Aceria ilicis a gall (on holm oak) caused by a mite (05/03/2013) Paul Ferris
Aceria pseudoplatani a gall (on alexanders) caused by a mite  (10/07/2013) Paul Ferris
Dasineura plicatrix ? a gall (on bramble) caused by a fly  (26/04/2014) Paul Ferris
Wollemia nobilis Wollemi Pine Plant 16/03/2017 Paul Ferris
Sambucus ebulus Dwarf Elder Plant 17/05/2017 Paul Ferris
Osmunda regalis Royal Fern Plant 25/05/2017 Paul Ferris
Briza maxima Large Quaking Grass Plant 26/05/2017 Paul Ferris
Ranunculus fluitans River Water Crowfoot Plant 26/05/2017 Paul Ferris
Unknown Mossy Willow Gall unknown organism causing a gall 28/05/2017 Paul Ferris
Gunnera manicata Chilean Rhubarb Plant 28/05/2017 Paul Ferris
Phanacis hypochoeridis a gall on Common Catsear caused by a Hymenopteran wasp 31/05/2017 Paul Ferris
Steatoda nobilis False Widow Spider Spider 03/06/2017 Paul Ferris
Epilobium tetragonum Square-stalked Willowherb Plant 15/06/2017 Paul Ferris
Unknown a sphecid wasp Digger Wasp 17/06/2017 Paul Ferris
Anthophera bimaculata Little Flower Bee Bee 26/06/2017 Paul Ferris
Vicia sativa ssp. nigra Narrow-leaved Vetch Plant (18/06/2008) Paul Ferris
Agrimonia eupatoria Agrimony Plant 16/08/2017 Paul Ferris
Rabdophoga salicis ? a gall on Salix caused by gall midges of  Cecidomyiidae (25/08/2016) Paul Ferris
Philodromus rufus a spider Spider (15/05/2016) David Carr
Filago vulgaris Common Cudweed Plant 01/11/2017 Paul Ferris
Xysticus (kochi) a spider Spider (11/08/2008) Paul Ferris
Ero aphana ? a spider Spider (05/04/2015) Paul Ferris
Ero cambridgei or furcata ? a spider Spider (05/04/2015) Paul Ferris
Walckenaeria acuminata a spider Spider (13/05/2015) Paul Ferris
Philodromus (buxi) a spider Spider (05/06/2016) Paul Ferris
Macrobiotus sp. a tardigrade (Water Bear) Tardigrade 18/12/2017 Paul Ferris
Cylindrocapsa ? an alga Algae 18/12/2017 Paul Ferris