Atlas of Yorkshire Coleoptera

Bob Marsh has written the following sections of an Atlas of Yorkshire Coleoptera.

Some sections are in the final stages of publication and will be available once they're ready. The documents areavailable by clicking the links below.

Please be aware that it is around 10Mb in size so may take some time to open/download.



Insect Section Menu


Diptera recording in Yorkshire

Grasshoppers and Crickets

The Grasshoppers & Crickets sub-section of the YNU


Mayfly recording in Yorkshire

Plant Galls

Plant gall recording in the YNU

Isopoda, Myriapoda and Pseudoscorpiones

Woodlice, millipedes, centipedes and false scorpions


Insect recording in Yorkshire

Insect Events

List of up coming events

Insect Section News

News from the YNU's Insect Section


Caddisflies or Trichoptera, (meaning, from the Greek trichos a hair and pteron a wing; hairy-wing

Bees, wasps and ants

The Bees, Wasps and Ants Sub-Section of the YNU.


StoneStoneflies, belonging to the Insect order Plecoptera, are so called because the adults of th

Parasitic Wasps

The Parasitic Wasp Sub-Section of the YNU.


Recording sawflies in Yorkshire


The beetle sub-section of the YNU.

Butterflies and Moths

The butterflies and moths sub-section of the YNU.

Hemiptera, Neuroptera & Odonata

Plant bugs, lacewings, dragonflies and damselflies

Main Contacts

Chairman and Secretary of the Entomological Section

Sub Section Menu: Beetles


The beetle sub-section of the YNU.

Watsonian Yorkshire Checklist

This is a preliminary checklist of the Coleoptera of Watsonian Yorkshire.

Links and downloads

Links and downloads about beetles


Beetle recording in the YNU

Atlas of Yorkshire Coleoptera

Download sections of the Atlas