Worcestershire Record Articles

Worcester Record Article No.36 April 2014

1 Bingham John Bingham Nigma walckenaeri (Roewer, 1951) (Araneae). An established spider in Worcestershire
2 Bingham John Bingham Snow Flea, Boreus hyemalis (L., 1767 Mecoptera: Boreidae) found mating in Wyre Forest
3 Cundall Arthur Cundall Spider Misumena vatia
4 Farmer Gary Farmer Two-barred crossbills in Wyre Forest winter 2013-2014
5 Farmer; Farmer Gary Farmer; Nicki Farmer Shell bank in the River Avon at Nafford, Worcestershire
6 Green Harry Green Worcestershire Bumblebee and Orthoptera atlases
7 Lowe Garth Lowe New Tree Creeper Nest Box
8 Matthews Martin Matthews The Gloucester Mecopteran 1 & 2 [Scorpion flies Panorpa (Mecoptera: Panorpidae) in Gloucestershire, including separation of the British species; other observations]
9 Meers Paul Meers Blackthorn Management at Feckenham Wylde Moor and the resultant increase in Brown Hairstreak eggs
10 Peplow Gavin Peplow Birds in Worcestershire – April to September 2013
11 Peplow Gavin Peplow Birds in Worcestershire – October 2013 to March 2014
12 Peplow Gavin Peplow Crimson Speckled Utetheisa pulchella – a new Moth for Worcestershire
13 Poulton; Reade Mike Poulton; Paul Reade Succinea putris (L) parasitised by Leucochloridium at Pershore, Worcestershire
14 Simpson Tony Simpson Moths in Worcestershire VC37 in 2013
15 Skirrow Martin B Skirrow Pandivirilia melaleuca (Leow) Forest Silver-stiletto fly (Diptera:Therevidae) in Southwest Worcestershire
16 Skirrow; Trevis Martin B Skirrow; Geoff Trevis Solitary wasp Gorytes laticinctus (Crabronidae); first record for Worcestershire
17 Smart Mike Smart Notes on birds in the Severn and Avon Vales (the “Severn Hams”) (Gloucestershire and south Worcestershire) October – December 2013
18 Smart Mike Smart Notes on birds in the Severn and Avon Vales (the “Severn Hams”), Gloucestershire and south Worcestershire, January March 2014
19 Turner Mark Turner More raptor revelations, Broadway, March and April 2014
20 Westwood Brett Westwood River Skaters Aquarius najas along the River Teme
21 Whitehead P.F. Whitehead An instance of necrophagy in adult Harmonia axyridis (Pallas, 1773) (Col., Coccinellidae)
22 Whitehead P.F. Whitehead Gonia picea (Robineau-Desvoidy, 1830) (Diptera, Tachinidae) and other significant invertebrates from the Malvern Hills (VC37 SO74)
23 Whitehead P.F. Whitehead Helix pomatia L., 1758 and Helix lucorum L., 1758 (Pulmonata, Helicidae): two closely related terrestrial snails new to Worcestershire.
24 Whitehead P.F. Whitehead Tipula vittata Meigen, 1804 and the subgenus Acutipula (Diptera, Tipulidae) with reference to Bredon Hill, Worcestershire