Wet Woodland - Associated Priority Species

View Towards Alder Carr in Syleham Road
Alder Carr at Syleham Road. Photo: Brockdish

Birds - link to photos

Common Cuckoo Cuculus canorus

Lesser Spotted Woodpecker Dendrocopos minor 

Marsh Tit Poecile palustris

Willow Tit Poecile montanus

Mammals - link to photos

Water shrew Neomys fodiens (Suffolk Priority species)

Brown long-eared bat Plecotus auritus

Daubentons Bat Myotis daubentonii (Suffolk Priority species)

Pipistrelle Bat Pipistrellus pipistrellus (Suffolk Priority species)

Nathusius' Pipistrelle Bat Pipistrellus nathusii (Suffolk Priority species)

Soprano Pipistrelle Bat Pipistrellus pygmaeus

Natterer’s Myotis nattereri (Suffolk Priority species)

Noctule Bat Nyctalus noctula

Serotine Bat Eptesicus serotinus

Beetles - link to photos

Alder Flea Weevil Orchestes testaceus

Sallow Guest Weevil Melanapion minimum

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.

The Concolorous Chortodes extrema

Minor Shoulder Knot Brachylomia viminalis**

Small Square-spot Diarsia rubi**

Oblique Carpet Orthonama vittata**

Powdered Quaker Orthosia gracilis**

Flies - link to photos

Southern Yellow Splinter Lipsothrix nervosa

Plants - link to photos

Native Black Poplar Populus nigra spp betulifolia (Suffolk Priority species)