Maritime Cliffs and Slopes - Associated Priority Species

Pakefield Cliffs
Pakefield Cliffs

Bees and Wasps - link to photos

Sea-aster Colletes Bee Colletes halophilus 

Weevil Hunting Wasp Cerceris quadricincta

5-Banded Tailed Digger Wasp Cerceris quinquefasciata

Butterflies - link to photos

Grayling Hipparchia semele

Wall Lasiommata megera

Beetles - link to photos

Black oil-beetle Meloe proscarabaeus

Moths - link to photos

For detailed information about each species click on the name to visit Suffolk Moth Group website

Moth species marked ** are designated as 'Priority - Research Only'. The species are common and widespread, but rapidly declining.

Rest Harrow Aplasta ononaria

Spiders - link to photos

Silky Gallows-spider Dipoena inornata

Antlion - link to photo

Antlion Euroleon nostras (Suffolk Priority species)