Notable records

Scarce species, including additions to county or national fauna/flora.
Updated 03/08/2017
833 spp. recorded overall

Algae
17 spp. algae recorded
None notable.

Lichens
47 spp. lichens recorded
None notable.

Fungi
74 spp. fungi recorded
None notable.

Birds
75 spp. birds recorded
None notable.

Other vertebrates
11 spp. other (non-bird) vertebrates recorded
None notable.

Lepidoptera
87 spp. lepidoptera recorded
None notable.

Diptera
104 spp. diptera recorded
Pollenia amentaria - not apparently a scarce fly though few records in south-central Scotland
Achanthiptera rohrelliformis - first Fife record, 01/08/2017
Pollenia pediculata - first Fife record, 02/08/2017
Platycheirus ambiguus - hoverfly, 1st Fife record, few Scottish records
Lydina aenea - tachinid, 1st Fife record, no other south-central Scottish records
Lypha dubia - tachinid, 1st Fife record, scattered Scottish records
Winthemia quadripustulata - tachinid, 1st Fife record, 2nd Scottish record (one in NMS, 1980)
Anomoia purmunda - tephritd, 1st Fife record, only 2 other Scottish records on NBN

Arachnid
33 spp. arachnid recorded
None notable.

Coleoptera
54 spp. coleoptera recorded
Liophloeus tessulatus - 1st Fife record, northernmost British record (NBN)
Othiorhynchus armadillo - 1st Fife record
Creophilus maxillosus - probably not scarce, but curiously few records south-central Scotland

Hemiptera
22 spp. recorded
Stenocranus minutus - a scarce planthopper, 3rd Fife record, few records in Scotland

Mollusc
33 spp. mollusc recorded
None notable.

Collembola
12 spp. collembola recorded
Anurida denisi - first record for Scotland

Invertebrate -other
46 spp. invert other recorded
None notable.

Plants - Vascular
162 spp. vascular plant recorded
None notable.

Plants - Bryo
31 spp. bryophyte recorded
None notable.

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