Cumbrian Wildlife ID Guides

The following photo ID guides, keys, information and atlases are produced by the Society and Tullie House Museum to complement national ID materials by highlighting the species which commonly occur in Cumbria. Copyright reserved. Printed versions are available to purchase from the Society.

Photo ID guides

Colour guide to Cumbrian Ladybirds – Stephen Hewitt – 2015

Colour guide to Cumbrian Grasshoppers – Stephen Hewitt – 2015

Colour guide to Cumbrian Shieldbugs – Stephen Hewitt – 2015

Guide and Key

A Guide to Cumbrian Ferns and Fern-allies – F. J. Roberts – 2005

Atlases/Species Accounts with checklists, information, keys and maps. These are also available fromĀ For up to date maps see

Cumbrian Ladybirds – Stephen Hewitt – 2005

Cumbrian Shieldbugs – Stephen Hewitt – 2006

Cumbrian Dragonflies – David Clarke – 2005

Cumbrian Mammals – Stephen Hewitt – 2006


CNHS – Carlisle Nats – Cumbria Lakeland Naturalists