Species Lists

Lists of species found in the Glenkens by Maggi and Mike including birds, plants, mammals, Reptiles and Amphibians. Not all spp. included!

Photographs will be available soon.

 

Mammals

Plecotus auritus

Brown Long-eared Bat

Pipistrellus pipistrellus sensu stricto

Common Pipistrelle Bat

 

Other Bat spp

Erinaceus europaeus

Hedgehog

Talpa europaeus

Mole

Sorex araneus

Common Shrew

Neomys fodiens

Water Shrew

Sorex minutus

Pygmy Shrew

Sciurus vulgaris

Red Squirrel

Clethrionomys glareolus

Bank vole

Microtus agrestis

Field (or Short-tailed) Vole

Arvicola terrestris

Water Vole

Lepus europaeus

Brown Hare

Lepus timidus

Mountain Hare

Meles meles

Badger

Lutra lutra

Otter

Mustela erminea

Stoat

Mustela nivalis

Weasel

Martes martes

Pine Martin

Mustela vison

American Mink

Sika nippon

Sika Deer

Cervus elaphus

Red Deer

Capreolus capreolus

Roe Deer

Vulpes vulpes

Fox

Oryctolagus cuniculus

Rabbit

Apodemus sylvaticus

Wood Mouse

Mus musculus

House Mouse

Rattus norvegicus

Brown Rat

Capra hircus

Feral Goat

 

Reptiles and Amphibians

Anguis fragilis

Slow Worm

Vipera berus

Adder

   

Rana temporaria

Common Frog

Bufo bufo

Common Toad

Triturus cristatus

Great Crested Newt

Zootoca vivipara

Common or Viviparous Lizard

Lissotriton helvetica

Palmate Newt

 

Plants:

  1. Alder Alnus glutinosa Feàrna

    1. Fraxinus excelsior Uinnseann
    2. Populus tremula Ibhig Bhog, Cacothach
  2. Barren Strawberry   Potentilla sterilis Sùbh-làir Brèige 

  3. Beech Fagus sylvatica

  4. Bell Heather Erica cinerea Fraoch a' Bhadain

  5. Bilberry Vaccinium myrtillus Caora-mhitheag

  6. Bird Cherry Prunus padus Geanais

  7. Bird’s-foot Trefoil Lotus corniculatus Barra-mhìslean, Peasair a' Mhadaidh-ruadh

  8. Blackthorn Prunus spinosa Draoighinn, Fiodhag, Preas nan Airneag

  9. Bloody Cranesbill Geranium sanguineum --------------

    1. Hyacinthoides non-scripta Bròg na Cuthaig, Fuath-mhuc
  10. Bog Asphodel Narthecium ossifragum Bliochan

    1. Menyanthes trifoliate Trì-bhileach
  11. Bog-myrtle Myrica gale Roid

  12. Bog Pondweed Potamogeton polygonifolius -------------

  13. Bracken Pteris aquilina ----------------

  14. Bramble Rubus fruticosus  Fraoch

  15. Broad-leaved Dock Rumex obtusifolius ---------

  16. Broad-leaved Willowherb Epilobium montanum Seileachan Coitcheann

    1. Cytisus scoparius Bealaidh
    2. Ajuga reptans Glasair Choille
  17. Bush Vetch Vicia sepium Peasair nam Preas

  18. Chicory Cichorium intybus --------------

  19. Cleavers Galium aparine Garbh-lus

  20. Colt's-foot Tussilago farfara Cluas Liath

  21. Common Butterwort Pinguicula vulgaris Mòthan 

  22. Common Cotton-grass Eriophorum angustifolium -----------

  23. Common Cow-wheat   Melampyrum pratense ----------

  24. Common Figwort Scrophularia nodosa Lus nan Cnapan 

  25. Common Fumitory Fumaria capreolata Lus Deathach-thalmhainn

  26. Common Hemp-nettle Galeopsis tetrahit ----------

  27. Common Mouse-ear Cerastium fontanum Cluas Luch Choitcheann

  28. Common Orache Atriplex patula ---------------

  29. Common Ragwort Senecio jacobaea Buaghallan

  30. Common Rock Rose Helianthemum nummularium ---------------

  31. Common Sorrel Rumex acetosa Samh, Sealbhag

  32. Common Twayblade Listera ovata Dà-dhuilleach Coitcheann

  33. Common Valerian   Valeriana officinalis Caoirin Lèana

  34. Common Wintergreen Pyrola minor ------------

  35. Cow Parsley Anthriscus sylvestris Costag Fhiadhain

  36. Crab Apple Malus sylvestris Goirteag

  37. Creeping Buttercup Ranunculus repens Buidheag

  38. Creeping Thistle Cirsium arvense Fòthannan Achaidh

  39. Cross-leaved Heath Erica tetralix Fraoch Frangach

    1. Cardamine pratensis Flùr na Cuthaig
    2. Bellis perennis Neòinean
  40. Dandelion Taraxacum officinale ----

  41. Devil's-bit Scabious Succisa pratensis Ura-bhallach

  42. Dog Rose Rosa canina Ròs nan Con

  43. Dog-violet   Viola riviniana Dail-chuach

  44. Dog's Mercury Mercurialis perennis Lus Glinne

  45. Dove's-foot Crane's-bill   Geranium molle -----

  46. Early-purple Orchid   Orchis mascula Moth-ùrach

    1. Sambucus nigra Ruis, Torman
  47. Enchanter’s Nightshade Circaea lutetiana Fuinseagach

  48. English Stonecrop Sedum anglicum Biadh an t-Sionnaidh

  49. Eyebright Euphrasia spp ----

  50. Fat Hen Chenopodium album Càl Slapach

  51. Feverfew Tanacetum parthenium ------

  52. Field Bindweed Convolvulus arvensis -------

  53. Field Forget-me-not   Myosotis arvensis Lus Midhe Aitich

  54. Field Pennycress Thlaspi arvense --------

    1. Digitalis purpurea Lus nam
  55. Garlic Mustard Alliaria petiolata Gàirleach Callaid

  56. Germander Speedwell Veronica chamaedrys An-uallach

    1. Trollius europaeus ---------------
  57. Goat Willow Salix caprea Geal-sheileach, Sùileag

  58. Goldenrod Solidago virgaurea Slat Oir

  59. Gorse Ulex europaeus Conasg

  60. Great Woodrush Luzula sylvatica ----------

  61. Greater Bird’s-foot Trefoil Lotus pedunculatus Barra-mhìslean Lèana

  62. Greater Plantain Plantago major ---------------

  63. Greater Stitchwort Stellaria holostea Tursach

  64. Green Alkanet Pentaglottis sempervirens --------

  65. Grey Willow   Salix cinerea -------------

  66. Ground Elder Aegopodium podagraria -----------------

  67. Ground-ivy Glechoma hederacea Eidheann Thalmhainn

  68. Groundsel Senecio vulgaris Grunnasg

  69. Hard Fern Blechnum spicant ----------------

    1. Campanula rotundifolia Currac Cuthaige
  70. Hare's-tail Cotton-grass   Eriophorum vaginatum --------------

  71. Hawthorn Crataegus monogyna Sgitheach

    1. Corylus avellana Caltuinn
  72. Heath Bedstraw Galium saxatile Màdar Fraoich

  73. Heath Milkwort Polygala serpyllifolia Siabann nam 

  74. Heath Speedwell Veronica officinalis Lus-crè Monaidh

  75. Heath Spotted-orchid Dactylorhiza maculate ---------

  76. Hedge Bindweed Calystegia sepium Dùil Mhial

  77. Hedge Woundwort Stachys sylvatica Lus nan Sgor

  78. Hemlock Water Dropwort Oenanthe crocata Dàtha Bàn Iteodha

  79. Herb-Robert   Geranium robertianum Lus an Ròis, Ruideal

  80. Hogweed Heracleum sphondylium Odharan

  81. Holly Ilex aquifolium Chuilinn, Cuileann

  82. Honeysuckle Lonicera periclymenum Lus na Meala, Iadh-shlat

  83. Hornbeam Carpinus betulus -------------

  84. Horse Chestnut Aesculus hippocastanum

  85. Ivy Hedera helix Eidheann

  86. Ivy-leaved Toadflax Cymbalaria muralis -------------

    1. Juniperus communis Aitinn
  87. Kidney Vetch Anthyllis vulneraria Cas an Uain

    1. Centaurea nigra Cnapan Dubh
  88. Knotgrass Polygonum aviculare ----------------

  89. Lady's Bedstraw Galium verum Lus an Leasaich, Ruadhain

  90. Lady's-mantle Alchemilla glabra Fallaing Moire

  91. Lesser Celandine Ranunculus ficaria Searragaich, Gràn Aigein

  92. Lesser Marshwort Apium inunda --------------

  93. Lesser Spearwort Ranunculus flammula Glaisleun

  94. Lesser Stitchwort Stellaria graminea Tursarain

  95. Lesser Trefoil Trifolium dubium Seangan

  96. Ling Calluna vulgaris Fraoch

  97. Lousewort Pedicularis sylvatica Lus Riabhach Monaidh, Lus

  98. Lungwort Pulmonaria officinalis -------

  99. Marsh-bedstraw Galium palustre Deanntag Lìn, An Gath Dubh

  100. Marsh Cinquefoil Potentilla palustris Còig-bhileach Uisge

  101. Marsh Hawks-beard Crepis paludosa Lus Curain Lèana

  102. Marsh Lousewort Pedicularis palustris Lus Riabhach

  103. Marsh-marigold   Caltha palustris Lus Buidhe Bealltainn

  104. Marsh Pennywort Hydrocotyle vulgaris Lus na Peighinn

  105. Marsh Speedwell Veronica scutellata Lus-crè Lèana

  106. Marsh Thistle Cirsium heterophyllum Cluaran Lèana

  107. Marsh Violet Viola palustris Dail-chuach Lèana

  108. Marsh Woundwort   Stachys palustris Brisgean nan Caorach

  109. Meadow Buttercup Ranunculus acris Buidheag an t-Samhraidh

  110. Meadow Vetchling Lathyrus pratensis Peasair Bhuidhe

  111. Meadowsweet Filipendula ulmaria Cneas Chù Chulainn

  112. Monkey Flower Mimulus guttatus ----------

  113. Nipplewort Lapsana communis Duilleag-bhràghad

  114. Opposite-leaved Golden-saxifrage Chrysosplenium oppositifolium Lus nan Laogh

  115. Oxeye Daisy Leucanthemum vulgare Neòinean Mòr

  116. Pignut Conopodium majus Cnò-thalmhainn

  117. Pineapple Mayweed Matricaria discoidea ---------------

  118. Pink Purslane Claytonia sibirica ----------------

    1. Primula vulgaris Sòbhrach
  119. Purple Loosestrife Lythrum salicaria --------------

  120. Ragged-Robin Lychnis flos-cuculi Caorag Lèana, Sìoda-lus

  121. Red Bartsia Odontites verna Modhalan Coitcheann

  122. Red Campion Silene dioica Cìrean Coilich

  123. Red Clover Trifolium pratense Seamrag Dhearg

  124. Redshank Persicaria maculosa Glùineach Dhearg

  125. Ribwort Plantain Plantago lanceolata ----------

  126. Rosebay Willowherb Epilobium angustifolium Seileachan Frangach

  127. Rowan Sorbus aucuparia Chaoruinn

  128. Scentless Mayweed Tripleurospermum inodorum ----------

  129. Self-heal Prunella vulgaris Dubhan Ceann-chòsach

  130. Sessile Oak Quercus petraea Darroch, Glas-luibh Cruinn

  131. Sheep's Sorrel Rumex acetosella Samh, Sealbhag

  132. Shepherds Purse Capsella bursa-pastoris An Sporan

  133. Silver Birch Betula pendula Beith Charraigeach

  134. Silverweed Potentilla anserine Brisgean

    1. Scutellaria galericulata Cochall
  135. Slender St John's-wort Hypericum pulchrum ----------

  136. Smith's Pepperwort Lepidium heterophyllum --------

    1. Achillea ptarmica Cruaidh-lus
  137. Soft Rush Juncus effuses ----------

  138. Spear Thistle Cirsium vulgare Cluaran Deilgneach

  139. Spignel Meum athamaniticum Muilceann, Bricean Dubh

  140. Star-of-Bethlehem   Ornithogalum angustifolium -----------

  141. Stinging Nettle Urtica dioica Deanntag, Feanntag

  142. Sweet Cicely Myrrhis odorata ----------

  143. Sycamore Acer pseudoplatanus -------------

  144. Thyme-leaved Speedwell Veronica serpyllifolia Lus-crè

    1. Potentilla erecta Cairt Làir, Leamhnach
  145. Tufted Vetch Vicia cracca Peasair nan Luch

  146. Water Avens Geum rivale Machall Uisge

  147. Water Forget-me-not Myosotis scorpioides ----------

  148. Water Horsetail Equisetum fluviatile -------

  149. Water Mint x Mentha x verticillata -------------

  150. Water Mint Mentha aquatica Meannt an Uisge

  151. Wavy Bittercress Cardamine flexuosa Searbh-bhiolair Chasta

  152. Welsh Poppy Meconopsis cambrica ---------------

  153. White Campion Silene latifolia Coirean Bàn

  154. White Clover Trifolium repens Seamrag Bhàn

  155. White Water-lily Nymphaea alba Duilleag-bhàite Bhàn

  156. Whorled Caraway Carum verticillatum --------------

  157. Wild Angelica Angelica sylvestris Lus nam Buadh, Aingealag

  158. Wild Garlic   Allium ursinum Creamh

  159. Wild Raspberry Rubus idaeus --------------

  160. Wild Strawberry Fragaria vesca Sùbh-làir Fiadhain

  161. Wild Thyme Thymus polytrichus

  162. Wood Anemone Anemone nemorosa Flùr na Gaoithe

  163. Wood Avens   Geum urbanum Machall Coille

  164. Wood Cranesbill Geranium sylvaticum -----------------

  165. Wood Sage Teucrium scorodonia Sàisde Coille

  166. Wood Sorrel Oxalis acetosella Feada-coille, Biadh nan Eòinean

  167. Wood Speedwell Veronica Montana Lus-crè Coille

  168. Woodruff Galium odoratum Lus a' Chaitheimh

  169. Wych Elm Ulmus glabra Leabhan, Conasg Mion

    1. Achillea millefolium Eàrr-thalmhainn
  170. Yellow Archangel Lamiastrum galeobdolon -------------------

  171. Yellow (Flag) Iris   Iris pseudacorus Seileasdair, Sealasdair

  172. Yellow Loosestrife   Lysimachia vulgaris Seileachan Buidhe

  173. Yellow Pimpernel   Lysimachia nemorum Seileachan Buidhe

  174. Yellow-rattle   Rhinanthus minor ---------------

  175.