BRERC Record Summary
Species Recorded
Taxon Scientific Name Common Name Records Latest
algae or stonewort Vaucheria a Vaucheria yellow-green algae (unidentified) 3 2017
algae or stonewort Vertebrata lanosa an alga 8 2019
algae or stonewort Volvox a Volvox alga (unidentified) 1 2003
ant, bee, wasp, sawfly or ichneumon (and others) Vespa a Vespa species (unidentified) 2 2019
ant, bee, wasp, sawfly or ichneumon (and others) Vespa crabro Hornet 310 2022
ant, bee, wasp, sawfly or ichneumon (and others) Vespidae a wasp (unidentified) 125 2022
ant, bee, wasp, sawfly or ichneumon (and others) Vespula a Vespula wasp (unidentified) 23 2019
ant, bee, wasp, sawfly or ichneumon (and others) Vespula austriaca Cuckoo Wasp 2 2002
ant, bee, wasp, sawfly or ichneumon (and others) Vespula germanica German Wasp 63 2021
ant, bee, wasp, sawfly or ichneumon (and others) Vespula rufa Red Wasp 5 2007
ant, bee, wasp, sawfly or ichneumon (and others) Vespula vulgaris Common Wasp 237 2021
ant, bee, wasp, sawfly or ichneumon (and others) Virgichneumon albilineatus an insect - hymenopteran 1 2003
ant, bee, wasp, sawfly or ichneumon (and others) Vulgichneumon saturatorius an ichneumon wasp 1 1999
beetle Variimorda villosa a tumbling flower beetle 2 2019
beetle Vincenzellus ruficollis a false weevil 8 2020
bird Vanellus vanellus Lapwing 16119 2022
booklouse or barklouse Valenzuela burmeisteri a booklouse or barklouse 1 1998
booklouse or barklouse Valenzuela flavidus a booklouse or barklouse 9 2016
bug Velia a Velia species (unidentified) 9 2013
bug Velia (Plesiovelia) caprai Water Cricket 51 2022
bug Veliidae a Veliidae water cricket (unidentified) 6 2004
fungus Venturia rumicis a fungus 2 2020
fungus Verpa conica a fungus 20 2014
fungus Volvariella bombycina a basidiomycete fungus 7 2021
fungus Volvariella caesiotincta a basidiomycete fungus 1 2008
fungus Volvariella gloiocephala a basidiomycete fungus 52 2022
fungus Volvariella murinella a basidiomycete fungus 4 2011
fungus Volvariella pusilla a basidiomycete fungus 2 1994
fungus Volvariella taylorii a basidiomycete fungus 2 2007
fungus Vouauxiella lichenicola a fungus 3 2020
fungus Vuilleminia comedens a basidiomycete fungus 108 2017
fungus Vuilleminia coryli a basidiomycete fungus 4 2014
fungus Vuilleminia cystidiata a fungus 2 2010
lichen Verrucaria a Verrucaria species (unidentified) 2 2011
lichen Verrucaria baldensis a lichen 35 2020
lichen Verrucaria caerulea a lichen 8 2018
lichen Verrucaria calciseda (sensu auct.) a lichen 3 2016
lichen Verrucaria dolosa a lichen 1 2004
lichen Verrucaria dufourii a lichen 14 2018
lichen Verrucaria elaeina a lichen 12 2011
lichen Verrucaria glaucina a lichen 13 2016
lichen Verrucaria hochstetteri a lichen 24 2020
lichen Verrucaria macrostoma f. furfuracea a lichen 4 2005
lichen Verrucaria macrostoma f. macrostoma a lichen 14 2020
lichen Verrucaria mucosa a lichen 1 1991
lichen Verrucaria muralis a lichen 15 2020
lichen Verrucaria nigrescens a lichen 77 2020
lichen Verrucaria nigrescens f. nigrescens a lichen 2 2014
lichen Verrucaria polysticta a lichen 2 2010
lichen Verrucaria viridula a lichen 13 2020
mammal Vespertilio a Vespertilio species (unidentified) 1 2019
mammal Vulpes vulpes Fox 3379 2023
mammal - bat Vespertilionidae a Vespertilionidae Bat (unidentified) 15 2020
mollusc Vallonia cf. excentrica (sensu Anderson 2008) Eccentric Grass Snail 10 2005
mollusc Vallonia costata Ribbed Grass Snail 7 2008
mollusc Vallonia pulchella a mollusc 2 1981
mollusc Vallonia pulchella agg. a Smooth Grass Snail 1 2003
mollusc Valvata a Valvata species (unidentified) 1 2014
mollusc Valvata cristata Flat Valve Snail 82 2013
mollusc Valvata piscinalis Valve Snail 65 2013
mollusc Valvatidae a valve snail (unidentified) 8 2015
mollusc Vertigo (Vertigo) antivertigo a whorl snail 1 1995
mollusc Vertigo (Vertigo) pusilla a whorl snail 1 1999
mollusc Vertigo (Vertigo) pygmaea Common Whorl Snail 11 2002
mollusc Vitrea contracta Milky Crystal Snail 17 2011
mollusc Vitrea crystallina Crystal Snail 3 1999
mollusc Vitrea crystallina agg. a glass snail 10 2005
mollusc Vitrea crystallina seg. a glass snail 6 2004
mollusc Vitrina pellucida Pellucid Glass Snail 25 2020
mollusc Viviparus contectus Lister's River Snail 1 2015
mollusc Viviparus viviparus River Snail 2 2017
moth or butterfly - butterfly Vanessa atalanta Red Admiral 15999 2023
moth or butterfly - butterfly Vanessa cardui Painted Lady 6737 2022
moth or butterfly - macro moth Venusia blomeri Blomer's Rivulet 242 2022
plant Vaccaria hispanica Cowherb 6 1985
plant Vaccinium myrtillus Bilberry 22 2019
plant Valeriana a valerian (unidentified) 20 2018
plant Valerianaceae a Valerianaceae species (unidentified) 2 1939
plant Valeriana dioica Marsh Valerian 98 2019
plant Valeriana officinalis Common Valerian 567 2020
plant Valerianella a Valerianella species (unidentified) 51 2019
plant Valerianella carinata Keeled-fruited Cornsalad 229 2021
plant Valerianella dentata Narrow-fruited Cornsalad 3 2003
plant Valerianella locusta Common Cornsalad 183 2022
plant Valerianella rimosa Broad-fruited Cornsalad 3 1997
plant Verbascum a mullein (unidentified) 24 2017
plant Verbascum blattaria Moth Mullein 48 2020
plant Verbascum chaixii Nettle-leaved Mullein 5 1949
plant Verbascum densiflorum Dense-flowered Mullein 1 2015
plant Verbascum hapsus a Plant 1 2011
plant Verbascum lychnitis White Mullein 3 2003
plant Verbascum nigrum Dark Mullein 30 2020
plant Verbascum ovalifolium a Plant 2 1934
plant Verbascum phoeniceum Purple Mullein 1 1928
plant Verbascum pulverulentum Hoary Mullein 3 2014
plant Verbascum thapsus Great Mullein 872 2022
plant Verbascum virgatum Twiggy Mullein 15 2013
plant Verbena a Verbena species (unidentified) 2 2016
plant Verbena bonariensis Argentinian Vervain 35 2021
plant Verbena hastata a Plant 1 2018
plant Verbena officinalis Vervain 725 2021
plant Verbena x hybrida Garden Verbena 1 2018
plant Veronica a speedwell (unidentified) 97 2021
plant Veronica agrestis Green Field-speedwell 118 2020
plant Veronica anagallis-aquatica Blue Water-speedwell 133 2016
plant Veronica anagallis-aquatica x catenata = V. x lackschewitzii Water Speedwell 8 2012
plant Veronica arvensis Wall Speedwell 1373 2020
plant Veronica austriaca Large Speedwell 2 2006
plant Veronica beccabunga Brooklime 1542 2019
plant Veronica catenata Pink Water-speedwell 359 2019
plant Veronica chamaedrys Germander Speedwell 3479 2023
plant Veronica crista-galli Crested Field-speedwell 19 2015
plant Veronica filiformis Slender Speedwell 924 2021
plant Veronica hederifolia Ivy-leaved Speedwell 933 2021
plant Veronica hederifolia subsp. hederifolia an ivy-leaved speedwell 820 2014
plant Veronica hederifolia subsp. lucorum an ivy-leaved speedwell 735 2016
plant Veronica montana Wood Speedwell 1067 2023
plant Veronica officinalis Heath Speedwell 278 2021
plant Veronica peregrina American Speedwell 5 2012
plant Veronica persica Common Field-speedwell 2852 2022
plant Veronica polita Grey Field-speedwell 430 2020
plant Veronica scutellata Marsh Speedwell 11 2012
plant Veronica serpyllifolia Thyme-leaved Speedwell 1529 2023
plant Veronica serpyllifolia subsp. serpyllifolia a thyme-leaved speedwell 9 2006
plant Veronica spicata Spiked Speedwell 23 2013
plant Veronica spicata subsp. hybrida Western Spiked Speedwell 52 2019
plant Viburnum a viburnum (unidentified) 42 2021
plant Viburnum farreri x grandiflorum = V. x bodnantense Pink Dawn (Arrowwood) 2 2015
plant Viburnum lantana Wayfaring-tree 1978 2023
plant Viburnum lantana x rhytidophyllum = V. x rhytidophylloides a viburnum 1 2004
plant Viburnum opulus Guelder-rose 1447 2021
plant Viburnum rhytidophyllum Wrinkled Viburnum 3 2019
plant Viburnum tinus Laurustinus 134 2019
plant Vicia a vetch or tare (unidentified) 121 2020
plant Vicia benghalensis Purple Vetch 3 2015
plant Vicia bithynica Bithynian Vetch 60 2018
plant Vicia cracca Tufted Vetch 2468 2021
plant Vicia faba Broad Bean 24 2019
plant Vicia grandiflora a Plant 2 1934
plant Vicia hirsuta Hairy Tare 798 2023
plant Vicia hybrida Hairy Yellow-vetch 1 1937
plant Vicia hyrcanica a Plant 2 1940
plant Vicia lathyroides Spring Vetch 5 1994
plant Vicia lutea Yellow Vetch 6 2016
plant Vicia melanops a Plant 1 1939
plant Vicia monantha a Plant 1 1930
plant Vicia palaestina a Plant 2 1937
plant Vicia pannonica Hungarian Vetch 3 1933
plant Vicia parviflora Slender Tare 4 2004
plant Vicia peregrina a Plant 1 1939
plant Vicia sativa Common Vetch 2785 2023
plant Vicia sativa subsp. nigra Narrow-leaved Vetch 36 2016
plant Vicia sativa subsp. sativa a common vetch 197 2014
plant Vicia sativa subsp. segetalis a vetch 116 2019
plant Vicia sepium Bush Vetch 4062 2023
plant Vicia sepium var. sepium a Plant 1 2014
plant Vicia sylvatica Wood Vetch 87 2017
plant Vicia tenuifolia Fine-leaved Vetch 2 2016
plant Vicia tetrasperma Smooth Tare 232 2020
plant Vicia villosa Fodder Vetch 11 2019
plant Vinca a periwinkle (unidentified) 19 2016
plant Vinca major Greater Periwinkle 327 2019
plant Vinca minor Lesser Periwinkle 202 2019
plant Viola a violet, dog-violet or pansy (unidentified) 252 2022
plant Viola alba a violet (not Avon?) 3 2005
plant Viola arvensis Field Pansy 702 2021
plant Viola canina Heath Dog-violet 16 2011
plant Viola canina subsp. canina a heath dog-violet 1 1989
plant Viola hirta Hairy Violet 535 2018
plant Viola hirta subsp. hirta a hairy violet 3 1989
plant Viola lactea Pale Dog-violet 1 1918
plant Viola lutea x tricolor a pansy 1 2003
plant Viola lutea x tricolor x altaica = V. x wittrockiana Garden Pansy 31 2020
plant Viola odorata Sweet Violet 1612 2021
plant Viola odorata var. dumetorum a Plant 1 2005
plant Viola odorata var. imberbis a Plant 1 1929
plant Viola odorata var. odorata a Plant 1 2004
plant Viola odorata var. subcarnea a Plant 1 1917
plant Viola odorata var. sulfurea a Plant 1 1929
plant Viola odorata x hirta = V. x scabra a violet 4 1985
plant Viola palustris Marsh Violet 5 2012
plant Viola palustris subsp. palustris a marsh violet 1 1990
plant Viola reichenbachiana Early Dog-violet 900 2020
plant Viola reichenbachiana/riviniana a dog violet (unidentified) 53 2019
plant Viola riviniana Common Dog-violet 1340 2021
plant Viola riviniana x canina = V. x intersita a violet 2 1948
plant Viola riviniana x lactea a violet 3 1948
plant Viola riviniana x reichenbachiana = V. x bavarica a violet 3 2000
plant Viola tricolor Wild Pansy 26 2015
plant Viola tricolor subsp. tricolor a pansy 31 1992
plant Viola tricolor x arvensis = V. x contempta a violet 2 1951
plant Viscum album Mistletoe 958 2022
plant Vitis vinifera Grape-vine 12 2016
plant Vulpia a Vulpia species (unidentified) 2 2005
plant Vulpia bromoides Squirrel-tail Fescue 284 2020
plant Vulpia ciliata subsp. ciliata a bearded fescue 1 1998
plant Vulpia fasciculata Dune Fescue 1 1985
plant Vulpia myuros Rat's-tail Fescue 160 2021
reptile Vipera berus Adder 239 2021
sea-fan, sea anemone or jellyfish Velella velella a Sea-fan/Sea Anemone/Jellyfish 1 2004
springtail Vertagopus arboreus a springtail (Collembola) 2 2016
tick or mite (acarine) Vasates quadripedes a gall mite 2 2018
true fly - Verrallia aucta a big-headed fly 4 2013
true fly - Villa a Villa species (unidentified) 1 2010
true fly - Voria ruralis a parasitic fly 1 2012
true fly - bee-fly Villa cingulata Downland Villa Bee-fly 28 2021
true fly - hoverfly Volucella a Volucella hoverfly (unidentified) 7 2018
true fly - hoverfly Volucella bombylans a hoverfly 173 2021
true fly - hoverfly Volucella bombylans subsp. plumata a hoverfly 1 2015
true fly - hoverfly Volucella inanis a hoverfly 85 2022
true fly - hoverfly Volucella inflata a hoverfly 46 2020
true fly - hoverfly Volucella pellucens Large Pied-hoverfly 243 2021
true fly - hoverfly Volucella zonaria Hornet Hoverfly 198 2022
true fly - soldier or snipe fly Vanoyia tenuicornis a soldier fly 7 2002