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Essex Field Club
Essex Field Club
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We are normally open to the public at our centre at Wat Tyler Country Park every Saturday, Sunday and bank holiday between 11am and 4pm. We are also usually open on Wednesdays between 10am and 4pm.

Spring recording Record your Robin Record Common Frog Rana temporaria
Record Alexanders Smyrnium olusatrum Record Tawny Mining Bee Andrena fulva
Record Dark-edged Bee Fly Bombylius major
Record Spring Flower Bee Anthophora plumipes
Record cuckoo bee Melecta albifrons

Species Account for Papilio machaon

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Papilio machaon  Linnaeus, 1758
Swallowtail
Lepidoptera: butterflies: Papilionidae

Swallowtail Copyright: Sue Grayston

 
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National status: RDB2
W&C Act: Schedule 5
Essex RDB: Appendix



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Taxonomic group: butterflies (Lepidoptera: butterflies) - Part county data   
Swallowtail on UK Butterflies website
 
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Essex Red Data List comment
Appendix. Swallowtail. RDB2. Vagrant; probably a very local resident until the early 19th century


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