Woodpasture and parkland - Associated Priority Species

The 'umbrella' oak - Suffolk
Umbrella oak at Staverton Thicks. Photo Natural England

Birds - link to photos

Hedge Accentor (Dunnock) Prunella modularis

Eurasian Tree Sparrow Passer montanus

Common Starling Sturnus vulgaris

Common Cuckoo  Cuculus canorus

Hawfinch Coccothraustes coccothraustes

Bullfinch Pyrrhula pyrrhula

Marsh Tit Poecile palustris

Spotted Flycatcher Muscicapa striata

Turtle Dove Streptopelia turtur

Linnet Carduelis cannabina

Barn owl Tyto alba (Suffolk Priority species)

Mammals - link to photos

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

Barbastelle Bat Barbastella barbastellus

Brandts Bat Myotis brandtii (Suffolk Priority species)

Brown long-eared bat Plecotus auritus

Daubentons Bat Myotis daubentonii (Suffolk Priority species)

Leislers Bat Nyctalus leisleri (Suffolk Priority species)

Lesser Horseshoe Bat Rhinolophus hipposideros

Nathusius' Pipistrelle Bat Pipistrellus nathusii (Suffolk Priority species)

Natterer’s Myotis nattereri (Suffolk Priority species)

Whiskered Myotis mystacinus (Suffolk Priority species)

Pipistrelle Bat Pipistrellus pipistrellus (Suffolk Priority species)

Soprano Pipistrelle Bat Pipistrellus pygmaeus

Noctule Bat Nyctalus noctula

Serotine Bat Eptesicus serotinus

Beetles - link to photos

Stag Beetle  Lucanus cervus

Flies - link to photos

Golden Hoverfly Callicera spinolae

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. 

Goat Moth  Cossus cossus

Knot Grass Acronicta rumicis**

Brown-spot Pinion  Agrochola litura**

Large Nutmeg Apamea anceps**

Dusky Brocade Apamea remissa**

Oak Lutestring Cymatophorima diluta (oak trees)**

September Thorn Ennomos erosaria**

August Thorn Ennomos quercinaria**

Dusky Lemon Sallow Moth Xanthia gilvago (elm trees)**

Fungi - link to photos

Bearded Tooth Hericium erinaceus

Coral Tooth Hericium coralloides

Orange Chanterelle Cantharellus friesii

Oak Polypore Piptoporus quercinus

Lichens - link to photos

Anaptychia ciliarissubsp. Ciliaris

Bacidia incompta (mainly on elm)

Orange-fruited Elm Lichen Caloplaca luteoalba (mainly on elm)

Pyrenula nitida