Suffolk

Created: 27  November  2016  Edited: 7  December  2018

Wildlife in and around Suffolk

Suffolk Mammals

There are 64 species of mammals recorded as found near Suffolk.

(Nyctalus/Eptesicus agg.)
55 Khz Pipistrelle (Pipistrellus pygmaeus)
Badger (Meles meles)
Barbastelle (Barbastella barbastellus)
Brown Hare (Lepus europaeus)
45 Khz Pipistrelle (Pipistrellus pipistrellus)
American Mink (Neovison vison)
Bank Vole (Myodes glareolus)
Bechstein's Bat (Myotis bechsteinii)
Brown Long-Eared Bat (Plecotus auritus)

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Suffolk Birds

There are 252 species of birds recorded as found near Suffolk.

Barn Owl (Tyto alba)
Black Redstart (Phoenicurus ochruros)
Black-Headed Gull (Chroicocephalus ridibundus)
Black-Tailed Godwit (Limosa limosa)
Blackcap (Sylvia atricapilla)
Bittern (Botaurus stellaris)
Black Swan (Cygnus atratus)
Black-Necked Grebe (Podiceps nigricollis)
Blackbird (Turdus merula)
Blue Tit (Cyanistes caeruleus)

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Suffolk Fish

There are 50 species of fish recorded as found near Suffolk.

Barbel (Barbus barbus)
Brown Trout (Salmo trutta subsp. fario)
Bullhead (Cottus gobio)
Chub (Squalius cephalus)
Dace (Leuciscus leuciscus)
Bream (Abramis brama)
Brown/Sea Trout (Salmo trutta)
Carp (Cyprinus carpio)
Crucian Carp (Carassius carassius)
Eel (Anguilla anguilla)

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Suffolk Reptiles

There are 11 species of reptiles recorded as found near Suffolk.

Grass Snake (Natrix helvetica)
Common Lizard (Zootoca vivipara)
Red-eared Terrapin (Trachemys scripta subsp. elegans)
Sand Lizard (Lacerta agilis)
Green Lizard (Lacerta viridis)
Adder (Vipera berus)
Slow-worm (Anguis fragilis)
Red-eared Terrapin (Trachemys scripta)
Leatherback Turtle (Dermochelys coriacea)
European Pond Terrapin (Emys orbicularis)

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Suffolk Amphibians

There are 11 species of amphibians recorded as found near Suffolk.

Common Frog (Rana temporaria)
Great Crested Newt (Triturus cristatus)
Smooth Newt (Lissotriton vulgaris)
Pool Frog (Pelophylax lessonae)
Fire-bellied Toad (Bombina bombina)
Common Toad (Bufo bufo)
Palmate Newt (Lissotriton helveticus)
Edible Frog (Pelophylax esculentus)
Natterjack Toad (Epidalea calamita)
Common Tree Frog (Hyla arborea)

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