unrivalled taxonomic expertise

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PTYXIS is an ecological consultancy specialising in detailed botanical (including bryophyte) surveys, habitat surveys, ecological monitoring and data analysis in Northumberland, Cumbria, Durham, Yorkshire and Scotland. We also run ecology and plant identification training courses throughout the UK.

PTYXIS provides affordable and reliable ecological consultancy services to clients from the conservation, public and corporate sectors. We are now one of the leading specialist botanical consultancies in the UK.

ptyxis (p)tik’sis, n. a botantical term describing a leaf folding in bud.

Our ecologists are full members of the Chartered Institute of Ecology and Environmental Management (CIEEM) and adhere to its code of professional conduct.

We implement health & safety, environmental and quality assurance policies and hold professional indemnity and public liability insurance cover.

We also submit our records of vascular plants, charophytes and bryophytes to the BSBI and the BBS and to the Flora of North-east England website.

"PTYXIS specialises in detailed botanical surveys, data analysis and habitat management advice, offering affordable and reliable ecological services.

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