Recently Verified Sightings

This page displays the most recent user-submitted butterfly and moth sightings that have been verified by collaborating regional coordinators. Use the tabs to switch between the map and table view.

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Species Observation Date Submitter Location Verified Date
Pasiphila rectangulata
Green Pug
May 31, 2016 JohnBoback Monongalia County, West Virginia, United States September 25, 2016 Details
Agonopterix pulvipennella September 24, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada September 25, 2016 Details
Enyo lugubris
Mournful sphinx
September 24, 2016 DCurrie Brevard County, Florida, United States September 25, 2016 Details
Phyciodes tharos
Pearl Crescent
September 24, 2016 ydlrun Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States September 25, 2016 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
September 12, 2016 monikawood Tioga County, Pennsylvania, United States September 25, 2016 Details
Papilio polyxenes
Black Swallowtail
September 23, 2016 getank Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States September 25, 2016 Details
Cupido comyntas
Eastern Tailed-Blue
September 22, 2016 aarongunnar Dane County, Wisconsin, United States September 25, 2016 Details
Limenitis archippus
Viceroy
September 17, 2016 aarongunnar Dane County, Wisconsin, United States September 25, 2016 Details
Junonia coenia
Common Buckeye
September 21, 2016 Justin.Jagielski Daviess County, Kentucky, United States September 25, 2016 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
August 28, 2016 wjwky88 Estill County, Kentucky, United States September 25, 2016 Details
Libytheana carinenta
American Snout
August 26, 2016 EarlyDawnPhotography Grant County, Kentucky, United States September 25, 2016 Details
Celypha cespitana July 22, 2016 tjrickert Armstrong County, Pennsylvania, United States September 25, 2016 Details
Euchaetes egle
Milkweed Tussock Moth or Milkweed Tiger Moth
August 01, 2016 Julie Alms Racine County, Wisconsin, United States September 25, 2016 Details
Endothenia hebesana
Verbena Bud Moth
July 13, 2016 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada September 25, 2016 Details
Euchaetes egle
Milkweed Tussock Moth or Milkweed Tiger Moth
July 28, 2016 Wisconsinbutterflies Walworth County, Wisconsin, United States September 25, 2016 Details
Satyrium edwardsii
Edwards' Hairstreak
July 22, 2016 aarongunnar Dunn County, Wisconsin, United States September 25, 2016 Details
Ennomos magnaria
Maple Spanworm
September 22, 2016 Aboover Knox County, Maine, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Harrisina americana
Grapeleaf Skeletonizer Moth
May 26, 2016 JohnBoback Monongalia County, West Virginia, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Hyles lineata
White-lined Sphinx
September 24, 2016 lcdelong Loudoun County, Virginia, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Hypercompe scribonia
Great Leopard Moth
September 24, 2016 joep01 Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Xylophanes tersa
Tersa Sphinx
September 24, 2016 sweetmonkeycheese Hillsborough County, Florida, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Elophila obliteralis
Waterlily Leafcutter Moth
September 24, 2016 JohnBoback Monongalia County, West Virginia, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Calycopis isobeon
Dusky-blue Groundstreak
September 24, 2016 abwest Bexar County, Texas, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Papilio polyxenes
Black Swallowtail
September 24, 2016 monstermoose Henry County, Indiana, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Peridroma saucia
Variegated Cutworm Moth
September 23, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Loxostege sticticalis
Beet Webworm Moth
September 03, 2016 curtis.lehman Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Gonioterma mistrella September 23, 2016 Jim Eckert Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Hyphantria cunea
Fall Webworm Moth
September 23, 2016 wolfhoundgirl Wake County, North Carolina, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Spilosoma virginica
Virginian Tiger Moth or Yellow Woolybear Moth
September 18, 2016 aoseeley Loudoun County, Virginia, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Keiferia lycopersicella September 23, 2016 Jim Eckert Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Deltophora sella September 23, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Agrotis ipsilon
Ipsilon Dart
September 23, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Spilosoma virginica
Virginian Tiger Moth or Yellow Woolybear Moth
September 18, 2016 totonka Palm Beach County, Florida, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Urbanus proteus
Long-tailed Skipper
September 08, 2016 totonka Escambia County, Florida, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Nemoria darwiniata August 23, 2016 Jim Eckert Graham County, Arizona, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Spilosoma virginica
Virginian Tiger Moth or Yellow Woolybear Moth
August 07, 2016 Naturetom Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Eacles imperialis
Imperial moth
September 24, 2016 Naturetom Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Amphion floridensis
Nessus sphinx
September 22, 2016 curtis.lehman Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Acharia stimulea
Saddleback Caterpillar Moth
September 24, 2016 Sarakhunt Tazewell County, Virginia, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Phoebis philea
Orange-barred Sulphur
September 24, 2016 hunter58 Hernando County, Florida, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Eumorpha pandorus
Pandorus Sphinx
September 12, 2016 Sarakhunt Tazewell County, Virginia, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Machimia tentoriferella
Gold-striped Leaftier Moth
September 23, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Machimia tentoriferella
Gold-striped Leaftier Moth
September 23, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Xestia dolosa
Greater Black-letter Dart
September 23, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Megalopyge opercularis
Southern Flannel Moth
September 18, 2016 kasumm Wake County, North Carolina, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Phoebis agarithe
Large Orange Sulphur
September 15, 2016 JerryE Brazoria County, Texas, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Epermenia albapunctella September 23, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Chionodes pereyra September 23, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Deltophora sella September 23, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Vanessa atalanta
Red Admiral
March 12, 2016 Bill Wright_Texas Hays County, Texas, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Eumaeus atala
Atala
September 23, 2016 maltman13 Broward County, Florida, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Phoebis agarithe
Large Orange Sulphur
September 12, 2016 Bill Wright_Texas Bee County, Texas, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Papilio cresphontes
Giant Swallowtail
September 01, 2016 Bill Wright_Texas Texas, United States, Wilson County September 24, 2016 Details
Libytheana carinenta
American Snout
September 16, 2016 Bill Wright_Texas Hays County, Texas, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Paectes abrostoloides
Large Paectes
September 19, 2016 digginflowers Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Tolype velleda
Large Tolype Moth
September 24, 2016 digginflowers Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Pyrausta bicoloralis September 23, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Agriphila vulgivagella September 23, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Callopistria floridensis
Florida Callopistria Moth
August 29, 2016 caw33iii Wake County, North Carolina, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Paectes abrostoloides
Large Paectes
August 13, 2016 caw33iii Wake County, North Carolina, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Eumorpha vitis
Vine sphinx
September 23, 2016 Shirley Wilkerson Brazos County, Texas, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Homostinea curviliniella June 04, 2016 TCat7187 Cecil County, Maryland, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Eucosma dorsisignatana
Triangle-backed Eucosma
September 20, 2016 JohnBoback Monongalia County, West Virginia, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Lithophane innominata
Nameless Pinion
September 23, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada September 24, 2016 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
September 19, 2016 mathgeek Jackson County, Illinois, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Hypena scabra
Green Cloverworm Moth
September 22, 2016 Christine Stanke Ozaukee County, Wisconsin, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Galgula partita
The Wedgling
September 22, 2016 Christine Stanke Ozaukee County, Wisconsin, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Macronoctua onusta
Iris Borer Moth
September 22, 2016 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Spoladea recurvalis
Hawaiian Beet Webworm
September 22, 2016 Christine Stanke Ozaukee County, Wisconsin, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Anicla illapsa
Snowy Dart
September 22, 2016 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Udea rubigalis
Celery Leaftier Moth
September 22, 2016 Christine Stanke Ozaukee County, Wisconsin, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Nephelodes minians
Bronzed Cutworm Moth
September 21, 2016 Christine Stanke Milwaukee County, Wisconsin, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Phoebis sennae
Cloudless Sulphur
September 23, 2016 hunter58 Hernando County, Florida, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Fumibotys fumalis July 25, 2016 jollygoodyellow Nova Scotia, Canada September 24, 2016 Details
Hyphantria cunea
Fall Webworm Moth
July 25, 2016 jollygoodyellow Nova Scotia, Canada September 24, 2016 Details
Smerinthus jamaicensis
Twin-spotted sphinx
July 25, 2016 jollygoodyellow Nova Scotia, Canada September 24, 2016 Details
Pyrrharctia isabella
Isabella Tiger Moth or Banded Woolybear
July 25, 2016 jollygoodyellow Nova Scotia, Canada September 24, 2016 Details
Scopula limboundata
Large Lace-border
July 25, 2016 jollygoodyellow Nova Scotia, Canada September 24, 2016 Details
Panthea acronyctoides
Black Zigzag
July 25, 2016 jollygoodyellow Nova Scotia, Canada September 24, 2016 Details
Peridea ferruginea
Chocolate Prominent
July 25, 2016 jollygoodyellow Nova Scotia, Canada September 24, 2016 Details
Schizura badia
Chestnut Schizura
July 25, 2016 jollygoodyellow Nova Scotia, Canada September 24, 2016 Details
Datana ministra
Yellow-necked Caterpillar Moth
July 25, 2016 jollygoodyellow Nova Scotia, Canada September 24, 2016 Details
Notodonta torva
Northern Finned Prominent Moth
July 24, 2016 jollygoodyellow Nova Scotia, Canada September 24, 2016 Details
Evergestis pallidata
Purple-backed Cabbageworm
July 20, 2016 jollygoodyellow Nova Scotia, Canada September 24, 2016 Details
Schizura unicornis
Unicorn Caterpillar Moth
July 20, 2016 jollygoodyellow Nova Scotia, Canada September 24, 2016 Details
Oreta rosea
Rose Hooktip
July 20, 2016 jollygoodyellow Nova Scotia, Canada September 24, 2016 Details
Chioides albofasciatus
White-striped Longtail
September 22, 2016 gpstewart Texas, United States, Williamson County September 24, 2016 Details
Spragueia margana September 08, 2016 Stuart Marcus Texas, Liberty County, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Eacles imperialis
Imperial moth
September 22, 2016 Betteagues81 DeKalb County, Georgia, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Lascoria ambigualis
Ambiguous Moth
September 18, 2016 Christine Stanke Milwaukee County, Wisconsin, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Enodia portlandia
Southern Pearly-eye
September 21, 2016 mellielong Lake County, Florida, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Papilio palamedes
Palamedes Swallowtail
September 21, 2016 mellielong Lake County, Florida, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Wallengrenia otho
Southern Broken-Dash
September 21, 2016 mellielong Marion County, Florida, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Pyrgus oileus
Tropical Checkered-Skipper
September 21, 2016 mellielong Marion County, Florida, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Panoquina ocola
Ocola Skipper
September 21, 2016 mellielong Marion County, Florida, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Panoquina ocola
Ocola Skipper
September 21, 2016 mellielong Marion County, Florida, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Palthis angulalis
Dark-spotted Palthis Moth
September 18, 2016 Christine Stanke Milwaukee County, Wisconsin, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Pandemis limitata
Three-lined Leafroller Moth
September 20, 2016 Stott Noble Jefferson County, Alabama, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Strymon melinus
Gray Hairstreak
September 19, 2016 Gramercy Hall County, Georgia, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Hymenia perspectalis
Spotted Beet Webworm Moth
September 18, 2016 rmorgan Denton County, Texas, United States September 24, 2016 Details