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
Nedra ramosula
Gray Half-Spot
September 04, 2016 Sue Gregoire Schuyler County, New York, United States January 22, 2017 Details
Lateroligia ophiogramma July 12, 2016 Sue Gregoire Schuyler County, New York, United States January 22, 2017 Details
Phigalia denticulata
Toothed Phigalia
January 19, 2017 John LeBlanc Chesterfield County, Virginia, United States January 22, 2017 Details
Phigalia denticulata
Toothed Phigalia
January 19, 2017 John LeBlanc Chesterfield County, Virginia, United States January 22, 2017 Details
Phigalia denticulata
Toothed Phigalia
January 19, 2017 John LeBlanc Chesterfield County, Virginia, United States January 22, 2017 Details
Hylephila phyleus
Fiery Skipper
September 08, 2016 Vince Moxon Du Page County, Illinois, United States January 22, 2017 Details
Euphyes vestris
Dun Skipper
August 28, 2016 Vince Moxon Du Page County, Illinois, United States January 22, 2017 Details
Grapholita prunivora September 15, 2016 Leslie Warren Mahoning County, Ohio, United States January 22, 2017 Details
Argyresthia subreticulata June 18, 2016 TCat7187 Cecil County, Maryland, United States January 22, 2017 Details
Caloptilia rhoifoliella
Sumac Leafblotch Miner
September 21, 2016 TCat7187 Cecil County, Maryland, United States January 22, 2017 Details
Caloptilia azaleella
Azalea Leafminer
June 19, 2016 TCat7187 Cecil County, Maryland, United States January 22, 2017 Details
Mythimna unipuncta
Armyworm Moth
January 20, 2017 hlivings Texas, Llano County, United States January 22, 2017 Details
Condylolomia participalis June 18, 2016 TCat7187 Cecil County, Maryland, United States January 22, 2017 Details
Platynota flavedana August 13, 2014 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States January 22, 2017 Details
Sparganothoides lentiginosana
Lentiginos Moth
September 04, 2014 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States January 22, 2017 Details
Macronoctua onusta
Iris Borer Moth
September 01, 2016 Mark Wheeler Washington County, Minnesota, United States January 22, 2017 Details
Hypsopygia costalis
Clover Hayworm Moth
September 01, 2016 Mark Wheeler Washington County, Minnesota, United States January 22, 2017 Details
Adita chionanthi
Fringe-Tree Sallow
August 31, 2016 Mark Wheeler Washington County, Minnesota, United States January 22, 2017 Details
Pilocrocis ramentalis
Scraped Pilocrocis
August 31, 2016 Mark Wheeler Washington County, Minnesota, United States January 22, 2017 Details
Nomophila nearctica
Lucerne Moth
August 30, 2016 Christine Stanke Milwaukee County, Wisconsin, United States January 22, 2017 Details
Rachiplusia ou
Gray Looper Moth
August 25, 2016 Mark Wheeler Washington County, Minnesota, United States January 22, 2017 Details
Xestia c-nigrum/dolosa complex August 25, 2016 Christine Stanke Portage County, Wisconsin, United States January 22, 2017 Details
Archips purpurana August 24, 2016 Christine Stanke Portage County, Wisconsin, United States January 22, 2017 Details
Archanara oblonga
Oblong Sedge Borer Moth
August 25, 2016 Mark Wheeler Washington County, Minnesota, United States January 22, 2017 Details
Phaneta ochroterminana
Buff-tipped Phaneta Moth
August 26, 2016 Mark Wheeler Washington County, Minnesota, United States January 22, 2017 Details
Machimia tentoriferella
Gold-striped Leaftier Moth
August 25, 2016 Mark Wheeler Washington County, Minnesota, United States January 22, 2017 Details
Rivula propinqualis
Spotted Grass Moth
August 26, 2016 Mark Wheeler Washington County, Minnesota, United States January 22, 2017 Details
Herpetogramma aeglealis August 23, 2016 Christine Stanke Portage County, Wisconsin, United States January 22, 2017 Details
Cymaenes tripunctus
Three-spotted Skipper
July 22, 2014 bluebird264 Collier County, Florida, United States January 22, 2017 Details
Polites themistocles
Tawny-edged Skipper
July 26, 2014 juliereid Ontario, Canada January 22, 2017 Details
Wallengrenia egeremet
Northern Broken-Dash
July 25, 2014 juliereid Ontario, Canada January 22, 2017 Details
Thymelicus lineola
European Skipper
July 25, 2014 juliereid Ontario, Canada January 22, 2017 Details
Wallengrenia egeremet
Northern Broken-Dash
July 25, 2014 juliereid Ontario, Canada January 22, 2017 Details
Euphyes vestris
Dun Skipper
July 25, 2014 juliereid Ontario, Canada January 22, 2017 Details
Anetia briarea
Many-spotted King
January 19, 2014 ronsavage Dominican Republic January 22, 2017 Details
Erynnis zarucco
Zarucco Duskywing
July 06, 2013 LLJohnson Dominican Republic January 22, 2017 Details
Papilio troilus
Spicebush Swallowtail
September 05, 2015 CA Ivy
(Jon Ivy)
Cherokee County, Oklahoma, United States January 21, 2017 Details
Papilio troilus
Spicebush Swallowtail
August 14, 2016 CA Ivy
(Jon Ivy)
Adair County, Oklahoma, United States January 21, 2017 Details
Papilio troilus
Spicebush Swallowtail
July 30, 2016 CA Ivy
(Jon Ivy)
Logan County, Arkansas, United States January 21, 2017 Details
Abaeis nicippe
Sleepy Orange
November 08, 2016 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States January 21, 2017 Details
Abaeis nicippe
Sleepy Orange
August 14, 2016 CA Ivy Adair County, Oklahoma, United States January 21, 2017 Details
Wallengrenia egeremet
Northern Broken-Dash
August 14, 2016 CA Ivy Adair County, Oklahoma, United States January 21, 2017 Details
Atalopedes campestris
Sachem
August 14, 2016 CA Ivy Crawford County, Arkansas, United States January 21, 2017 Details
Wallengrenia otho
Southern Broken-Dash
June 14, 2016 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States January 21, 2017 Details
Wallengrenia otho
Southern Broken-Dash
June 06, 2016 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States January 21, 2017 Details
Epargyreus clarus
Silver-spotted Skipper
August 14, 2016 CA Ivy
(Jon Ivy)
Adair County, Oklahoma, United States January 21, 2017 Details
Epargyreus clarus
Silver-spotted Skipper
January 30, 2016 CA Ivy
(Jon Ivy)
Logan County, Arkansas, United States January 21, 2017 Details
Hermeuptychia sosybius
Carolina Satyr
August 14, 2016 CA Ivy
(Jon Ivy)
Adair County, Oklahoma, United States January 21, 2017 Details
Hermeuptychia sosybius
Carolina Satyr
July 10, 2016 CA Ivy
(Jon Ivy)
Adair County, Oklahoma, United States January 21, 2017 Details
Hermeuptychia sosybius
Carolina Satyr
June 27, 2016 CA Ivy Adair County, Oklahoma, United States January 21, 2017 Details
Polygonia interrogationis
Question Mark
May 15, 2016 CA Ivy Adair County, Oklahoma, United States January 21, 2017 Details
Streptopalpia minusculalis October 19, 2016 Waystation1067 Fort Bend County, Texas, United States January 21, 2017 Details
Heliopetes laviana
Laviana White-Skipper
January 16, 2017 vorticity Hidalgo County, Texas, United States January 21, 2017 Details
Papilio cresphontes
Giant Swallowtail
October 09, 2015 CA Ivy Tulsa County, Oklahoma, United States January 21, 2017 Details
Apamea nigrior
Black-dashed Apamea
June 26, 2016 Sue Gregoire Schuyler County, New York, United States January 21, 2017 Details
Pseudeustrotia carneola
Pink-barred Pseudeustrotia
May 28, 2016 Sue Gregoire Schuyler County, New York, United States January 21, 2017 Details
Plusia contexta
Connected Looper Moth
June 04, 2016 Sue Gregoire Schuyler County, New York, United States January 21, 2017 Details
Anaea andria
Goatweed Leafwing
January 20, 2017 Jeff Trahan McCurtain County, Oklahoma, United States January 21, 2017 Details
Catocala vidua
The Widow
August 25, 2008 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States January 21, 2017 Details
Synchlora frondaria
Southern Emerald
January 17, 2017 whbauer Bexar County, Texas, United States January 21, 2017 Details
Zale lunata
Lunate Zale
January 16, 2017 whbauer Bexar County, Texas, United States January 21, 2017 Details
Poanes zabulon
Zabulon Skipper
January 20, 2017 Doug Taron Michoacan de Ocampo, Mexico January 20, 2017 Details
Leucania dia July 04, 2016 J_Martineau Sublette County, Wyoming, United States January 20, 2017 Details
Agrotis vancouverensis July 04, 2016 J_Martineau Sublette County, Wyoming, United States January 20, 2017 Details
Lasionycta perplexa July 04, 2016 J_Martineau Sublette County, Wyoming, United States January 20, 2017 Details
Xestia c-nigrum July 04, 2016 J_Martineau Sublette County, Wyoming, United States January 20, 2017 Details
Apamea commoda July 04, 2016 J_Martineau Sublette County, Wyoming, United States January 20, 2017 Details
Xanthorhoe defensaria July 04, 2016 J_Martineau Sublette County, Wyoming, United States January 20, 2017 Details
Lobophora montanata July 04, 2016 J_Martineau Sublette County, Wyoming, United States January 20, 2017 Details
Lacinipolia olivacea
Olive Arches
July 04, 2016 J_Martineau Sublette County, Wyoming, United States January 20, 2017 Details
Macaria adonis July 04, 2016 J_Martineau Sublette County, Wyoming, United States January 20, 2017 Details
Ecliptopera silaceata
Small Phoenix
July 04, 2016 J_Martineau Sublette County, Wyoming, United States January 20, 2017 Details
Callizzia amorata
The Gray Scoopwing
July 04, 2016 J_Martineau Sublette County, Wyoming, United States January 20, 2017 Details
Digrammia neptaria
Dark-bordered Granite Moth
July 04, 2016 J_Martineau Sublette County, Wyoming, United States January 20, 2017 Details
Neoterpes trianguliferata July 04, 2016 J_Martineau Sublette County, Wyoming, United States January 20, 2017 Details
Gluphisia septentrionis
Common Gluphisia
July 04, 2016 J_Martineau Sublette County, Wyoming, United States January 20, 2017 Details
Furcula scolopendrina
Zigzag Furcula Moth
July 04, 2016 J_Martineau Sublette County, Wyoming, United States January 20, 2017 Details
Grammia doris
Doris Tiger Moth
January 20, 2017 Cheri Pierce Lake County, Florida, United States January 20, 2017 Details
Pyrrharctia isabella
Isabella Tiger Moth or Banded Woolybear
October 22, 2014 sh11 Ontario, Canada January 20, 2017 Details
Eumorpha fasciatus
Banded sphinx
October 16, 2016 autum497 Jackson County, Missouri, United States January 20, 2017 Details
Hymenia perspectalis
Spotted Beet Webworm Moth
October 09, 2016 Scrapinator Lawrence County, Missouri, United States January 20, 2017 Details
Dasychira tephra
Tephra Tussock Moth
August 25, 2016 mdolomieu1 Greene County, Missouri, United States January 20, 2017 Details
Marimatha nigrofimbria
Black-bordered Lemon Moth
May 27, 2009 Jon Rapp Boone County, Missouri, United States January 20, 2017 Details
Acronicta ovata
Ovate Dagger Moth
August 21, 2016 Jon Rapp Newton County, Missouri, United States January 20, 2017 Details
Hypena scabra
Green Cloverworm Moth
August 21, 2016 Jon Rapp Newton County, Missouri, United States January 20, 2017 Details
Scolecocampa liburna
Dead-wood Borer Moth
August 21, 2016 Jon Rapp Newton County, Missouri, United States January 20, 2017 Details
Acronicta exilis
Exiled Dagger Moth
May 25, 2016 Jon Rapp Boone County, Missouri, United States January 20, 2017 Details
Plusiodonta compressipalpis
Moonseed Moth
August 06, 2016 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States January 19, 2017 Details
Ascalapha odorata
Black Witch
August 06, 2016 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States January 19, 2017 Details
Pyrausta inornatalis
Southern Pink Moth
August 06, 2016 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States January 19, 2017 Details
Tripudia rectangula August 06, 2016 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States January 19, 2017 Details
Pyrisitia lisa
Little Yellow
January 19, 2017 raven10322 Martin County, Florida, United States January 19, 2017 Details
Lasionycta subfuscula July 04, 2016 J_Martineau Sublette County, Wyoming, United States January 19, 2017 Details
Xestia oblata July 04, 2016 J_Martineau Sublette County, Wyoming, United States January 19, 2017 Details
Apamea inficita
Lined Quaker
July 04, 2016 J_Martineau Sublette County, Wyoming, United States January 19, 2017 Details
Apamea scoparia July 04, 2016 J_Martineau Sublette County, Wyoming, United States January 19, 2017 Details
Pheosia rimosa
Black-rimmed Prominent
July 04, 2016 J_Martineau Sublette County, Wyoming, United States January 19, 2017 Details
Aseptis binotata July 04, 2016 J_Martineau Sublette County, Wyoming, United States January 19, 2017 Details
Lophocampa maculata
Spotted Tussock Moth or Yellow-Spotted Tiger Moth
July 04, 2016 J_Martineau Sublette County, Wyoming, United States January 19, 2017 Details
Drasteria adumbrata July 04, 2016 J_Martineau Sublette County, Wyoming, United States January 19, 2017 Details