Species Lists (VC55)

    The following lists have generally been prepared by the county recorder for each taxon group and describe all the species that have been recorded in Leicestershire and Rutland (VC55). Some provide a simple list of species, others provide additional information about the status of each species in the two counties.

     

    Group Author, Date List Status
    Birds LROS, 2016 Yes Yes
    Amphibians Andrew Heaton, 2016 Yes Yes
    Reptiles Andrew Heaton, 2016 Yes Yes
    Fish Andrew Heaton, 2016 Yes Yes
    Dragonfles & Damselflies Ian Merrill, 2015 Yes Yes
    Beetles Graham Finch, 2018 Yes Yes
    Sawflies David Nicholls, 2018 Yes Yes
    Craneflies John Kramer, 2016 Yes No
    Molluscs - Aquatic Snails David Nicholls, 2016 Yes Yes
    Molluscs - Land Snails David Nicholls, 2016 Yes Yes
    Molluscs - Slugs David Nicholls, 2016 Yes Yes
    Centipedes Helen Ikin, 2016 Yes No