Clyde at Carbarns

The Glasgow Naturalist 27 part 2

Edited by: Iain Wilkie, Ruth Maclachlan & Chris McInerny


Full Papers

Parasitoid wasps indicate that the marsh fritillary butterfly (Euphydryas aurinia) has persisted
on Tiree rather than re-colonised recently
N.O.M. Ravenscroft []
First records of tardigrades (Tardigrada) from Irish and Scottish leaf litter
B. Blagden1, E. DeMilio, J.G. Hansen & R.M. Kristensen []
Insects and arachnids of Ardeer, North Ayrshire, Scotland
B. Philp, I. Hamlin & A. Lavery []
Soils and earthworms as a final chapter in the narrative of a steelworks
K.R. Butt & S.M. Quigg []
Oribatid mites (Acari: Oribatida) of the Isle of Man revisited
F.D. Monson & M. Luxton []

Short Notes

Native oyster (Ostrea edulis, L. 1758) on Great Cumbrae Island, Scotland
P.G. Moore []
Chrysoclista linneella (Clerck, 1759) (Lepidoptera: Parametriotidae): a moth new to Scotland
J.S.S. Charles & E.G. Hancock []
D.S. Raitt (1903–1944): a premature loss to Scottish fisheries research
P.G. Moore []
Annual abundance of chanterelle mushrooms (Cantharellus cibarius) in Scotland
C.J. McInerny []
A brief consideration of the later prehistoric appearance and possible significance of the great auk (Pinguinus impennis) in the Covesea Caves of north-east Scotland
A. Fitzpatrick, J. Bond, L. Büster & I. Armit []
Thysanoptera caught by emergence trapping from oak trees at Hamilton High Parks,
South Lanarkshire, including Hoplothrips semicaecus (Uzel) new to Scotland

D.W. Collins, J. Robinson, E.G. Hancock, L.M. Maddison & J. Stephens []
The Faroe Islands Expedition, 1979: the usefulness of class reunions
J.R. Downie, L. Wiseman-Orr, M. O’Reilly & M. Beveridge []
The leech Glossiphonia verrucata (Hirudinea: Glossiphoniidae) in Scotland
J. Lindsay, A. Lemon, C.R. Macadam & S. Donaldson []
How not to be the perfect host: a simple tactic for avoiding sheep ticks (Ixodes ricinus)
I.C. Wilkie []
Dr Oliver Rackham, the ancient Mugdock Wood and the boundary pollard oak that never was
J.H. Dickson []
A re-assessment and review of some published amphibian and reptile records in the Clyde area, Scotland)
C.J. McInerny, E. Paterson, R.B. Weddle & J.R. Downie []
Evidence for breeding lime hawkmoth (Mimas tiliae) in Glasgow, Scotland
A.P. Payne []
A shark louse from a porbeagle shark stranded near Arbroath, Scotland
M. O’Reilly & G. Hantke []
New records of sessile earthstars (Geastrum fimbriatum) and collared earthstars (Geastrum triplex) from the Glasgow area, Scotland M. O’Reilly []
Blepharidopterus diaphanus (Kirschbaum, 1856) (Heteroptera: Miridae) and Ichneumon stramentor (Rasnitsyn, 1981) (Hymenoptera:Ichneumonidae) new to Scotland, amongst other notable invertebrates discovered at RSPB Scotland Loch Lomond during summer 2019 S. Buckton []
The crystal jellyfish (Aequorea vitrina) in Loch Bracadale, Isle of Skye, Scotland
M. O’Reilly & P. Semler []
Some significant botanical records from Loch Awe, Argyllshire, Scotland in 2019
J Waddell []

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