Atlas - Brimstone

Gonepteryx rhamni

Side view of bright yellow male Brimstone

Photo: Chris Rowland

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Ecological group

  • Wider countryside species  ?

Conservation priority

  • Low in SW & UK  ?

Distribution trends

Long term 15-year distribution trends
1970-1984 2000-2014 Change
Distribution (km squares) 1048 1652 +58%
Rank order  ? 8/47 10/47 Down 2 places
Short term 5-year distribution trends
1995-1999 2010-2014 Change
Distribution (km squares) 1117 1212 +9%
Rank order  ? 10/47 10/47 No change

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