a hundred species in 2021

A challenge to spot and identify 100 different species of animals in a year.

january

[0-3 km from home]

  1. Human, ihminen, Homo sapiens
  2. Great tit, talitiainen, Parus major
  3. House sparrow, varpunen, Passer domesticus
  4. Dog, koira, Canis lupus familiaris
  5. Western jackdaw, naakka, Corvus monedula
  6. European magpie, harakka, Pica pica
  7. Black woodpecker (flying call), palokärki, Dryocopus martius
  8. Domestic cat, kesykissa, Felis catus
  9. Roe deer (tracks and sleeping spots), metsäkauris, Capreolus capreolus
  10. Great spotted woodpecker (call), käpytikka, Dendrocopos major
  11. Hooded crow, varis, Corvus cornix
  12. European hare (tracks), rusakko, Lepus europaeus
  13. Zebra spider, seeprahyppijä, Salticus scenicus
  14. Long-tailed tit, pyrstötiainen, Aegithalos caudatus
  15. Eurasian treecreeper, puukiipijä, Certhia familiaris
  16. Eurasian bullfinch, punatulkku, Pyrrhula pyrrhula
  17. Northern goshawk, kanahaukka, Accipiter gentilis
  18. Common blackbird, mustarastas, Turdus medula
  19. Unidentified wolf spider, susihämähäkki, Lycosoidea (best guess: acantholycosa lignaria)
  20. Red fox (tracks), kettu, Vulpes vulpes
  21. Brown rat (tracks), isorotta, Rattus norvegicus
  22. Red squirrel (tracks), orava, Sciurus vulgaris
  23. Yellowhammer, keltasirkku, Emberiza citrinella
  24. European greenfinch, viherpeippo, Chloris chloris
  25. Eurasian tree sparrow, pikkuvarpunen, Passer montanus

february

[0-3 km from home]

  1. Brown carpet beetle (fuck), ruskoturkiskuoriainen, Attagenus smirnovi
  2. Eurasian blue tit, sinitiainen, Cyanistes caeruleus
  3. Mallard, sinisorsa, Anas platyrhynchos

march

[0-3 km from home]

  1. Mute swan, kyhmyjoutsen, Cygnus olor
  2. Housefly, huonekärpänen, Musca domestica
  3. Unidentified leafhopper, tunnistamaton kääpiökaskas, Cicadellinae
  4. Common clothes moth (argh), vaatekoi, Tineola bisselliella
  5. Black-headed gull, naurulokki, Larus ridibundus

[4-10 km from home]

  1. Horse, hevonen, Equus caballus caballus
  2. Common crane, kurki, Grus grus
  3. Common wood pigeon, sepelkyyhky, Columba palumbus

april

[0-3 km from home]

  1. Common starling, kottarainen, Sturnus vulgaris
  2. Common chaffinch, peippo, Fringilla coelebs
  3. White wagtail, västäräkki, Motacilla alba
  4. Fieldfare, räkättirastas, Turdus pilaris
  5. Common carded bee, peltokimalainen, Bombus pascuorum
  6. Mourning cloak, suruvaippa, Nymphalis antiopa
  7. Green lacewing, pihaharsokorento, Chrysoperla carnea
  8. Common brimstone, sitruunaperhonen, Gonepteryx rhamni
  9. Lesser spotted woodpecker, pikkutikka, Dendrocopos minor
  10. Song thrush, laulurastas, Turdus philomelos
  11. European robin, punarinta, Erithacus rubecula

may

[0-3 km from home]

  1. Bronze carabid, puistokiitäjäinen, Carabus nemoralis
  2. Stone centipede, ruskojuoksiainen, Lithobius forficatus
  3. Copse snail, lehtokotilo, Arianta arbustorum
  4. Redwing, punakylkirastas, Turdus iliacus
  5. Yellow meadow ant, keltiäinen, Lasius flavus
  6. Limax cinereoniger, ukkoetana, Limax cinereoniger
  7. European pied flycatcher, kirjosieppo, Ficedula hypoleuca
  8. Seven-spot ladybird, seitsenpistepirkko, Coccinella septempunctata
  9. Common woodlouse, tarhasiira, Oniscus asellus
  10. Large pine weevil, tukkimiehentäi, Hylobius atiebis
  11. European fire ant, siloviholainen, Myrmica rubra
  12. Spanish slug, espanjansiruetana, Arion vulgaris
  13. Orange tip, auroraperhonen, Anthocaris cardamines
  14. Leopard slug, pantterietana, Limax maximus
  15. 14-spotted ladybird beetle, ruutupirkko, Propylea quatuordecimpunctata
  16. Wood ant, kekomuurahainen, Formica formica
  17. Bird cherry-oat aphid, tuomikirva, Rhopalosiphum padi
  18. European goldfinch, tikli, Carduelis carduelis
  19. Common raven (call), korppi, Corvus corax
  20. Common swift, tervapääsky, Apus apus
  21. Water strider, vesimittari, Gerridae
  22. Lesser black-backed gull, selkälokki, Larus fuscus
  23. Mew gull, kalalokki, Larus canus

[4-10 km from home]

  1. Sheep, lammas, Ovis aries
  2. Cow, lehmä, Bos taurus
  3. Northern lapwing, töyhtöhyyppä, Vanellus vanellus
  4. Common pheasant (call), fasaani, Phasianus colchicus

june

[0-3 km from home]

  1. Stock dove (call), uuttukyyhky, Columba oenas
  2. Common cuckoo (call), käki, Cuculus canorus
  3. Bird-cherry ermine, tuomenkehrääjäkoi, Yponomeuta evonymella
  4. Common frog or moor frog, sammakko tai viitasammakko, Rana temporaria/arvalis
  5. Common green grasshopper, niittyheinäsirkka, Omocestus viridulus
  6. Eurasian jay, närhi, Garrulus Glandarius
  7. Green hairstreak, kangasperhonen, Callophrys rubi
  8. Common white wave, leppävalkomittari, Cabera pusarias
  9. Cereal leaf beatle, viljakukko, Oulema melanopus
  10. Common chiffchaff, tiltaltti, Phylloscopus collybita
  11. Eurasian oystercatcher, meriharakka, Haematopus ostralegus
  12. Dusky arion, metsäetana, Arion fuscus
  13. Red admiral, amiraaliperhonen, Vanessa atalanta
  14. Canada goose, kanadanhanhi, Branta canadensis
  15. European earwig, isopihtihäntä, Forficula auricularia
  16. Eremocoris abietis, kirjokunttalude, Eremocoris abietis
  17. Rose chafer, kultakuoriainen, Cetonia aurata
  18. Common blue butterfly, hohtosinisiipi, Polyommatus icarus
  19. Small tortoiseshell, nokkosperhonen, Aglais urticae
  20. Ashy mining bee, hohtomaamehiläinen, Andrena cineraria
  21. European june beetle, juhannusturilas, Amphimallon solstitiale

[4-10 km from home]

  1. Alpaca, alpakka, Vicugna pacos
  2. Raft spider, rantahämähäkki, Dolomedes fimbriatus
  3. Moorland clouded yellow, suokeltaperhonen, Colias palaeno
  4. Viviparous lizard, sisilisko, Zootoca vivipara
  5. European perch, ahven, Perca fluviatilis
  6. Common snipe, taivaanvuohi, Gallinago gallinago
  7. Chicken, kana, Gallus gallus domesticus
  8. Barn swallow, haarapääsky, Hirundo rustica

july

[0-3 km from home]

  1. Tree bumblebee, kartanokimalainen, Bombus hypnorum
  2. Calocoris affinis, tarhakauluslude, Calocoris affinis
  3. Carpocoris purpureipennis, kuparilude, Carpocoris purpureipennis
  4. Puss moth (caterpillar), isohangokas, Cerura vinula
  5. Common shrew, metsäpäästäinen, Sorex araneus
  6. Common redstart, leppälintu, Phoenicurus phoenicurus
  7. Small elephant hawk-moth, pikkukiitäjä, Deilephila porcellus
  8. Galium sphinx (caterpillar), matarakiitäjä, Hyles gallii
  9. Privet hawk-moth, syreenikiitäjä, Sphinx ligustri
  10. Blue hawker, kirjoukonkorento, Aeshna cyanea
  11. Dichrorampha petiverella, täpläkenttäkääriäinen, Dichrorampha petiverella
  12. Essex skipper, lauhahiipijä, Thymelicus lineola
  13. Green shield bug (nymph), viherlude, Palomena prasina
  14. Pebble hook-tip, täpläsirppisiipi, Drepana falcataria
  15. Riband wave, mutkakulmumittari, Ideaea aversata
  16. Silver Y, gammayökkönen, Autographa gamma
  17. Bronze alder moth, juovatarhakoi, Argyresthia goedartella
  18. Willow flea beetle, kultakirppa, Crepidodera aurata
  19. Common wasp, piha-ampiainen, Vespula vulgaris
  20. Common flowerbug, lehvänokkalude, Anthocoris nemorum

[4-10 km from home]

  1. Graphosoma lineatum, pyjamalude, Graphosoma lineatum