Recently Verified Sightings

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Species Observation Date Submitter Location Verified Date
Libytheana carinenta
American Snout
February 19, 2017 Jeff Trahan De Soto Parish, Louisiana, United States February 20, 2017 Details
Phyciodes tharos
Pearl Crescent
February 19, 2017 Jeff Trahan De Soto Parish, Louisiana, United States February 20, 2017 Details
Calycopis cecrops
Red-banded Hairstreak
February 19, 2017 Jeff Trahan De Soto Parish, Louisiana, United States February 20, 2017 Details
Anaea andria
Goatweed Leafwing
February 19, 2017 Jeff Trahan De Soto Parish, Louisiana, United States February 20, 2017 Details
Vanessa atalanta
Red Admiral
February 12, 2017 Jeff Trahan Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana, United States February 20, 2017 Details
Cyllopsis gemma
Gemmed Satyr
February 12, 2017 Jeff Trahan Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana, United States February 20, 2017 Details
Polygonia comma
Eastern Comma
February 12, 2017 Jeff Trahan Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana, United States February 20, 2017 Details
Vanessa virginiensis
American Lady
February 12, 2017 Jeff Trahan Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana, United States February 20, 2017 Details
Battus philenor
Pipevine Swallowtail
February 12, 2017 Jeff Trahan Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana, United States February 20, 2017 Details
Papilio polyxenes
Black Swallowtail
February 12, 2017 Jeff Trahan Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana, United States February 20, 2017 Details
Anaea andria
Goatweed Leafwing
February 12, 2017 Jeff Trahan Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana, United States February 20, 2017 Details
Chioides albofasciatus
White-striped Longtail
February 19, 2017 Dave Patton Lafayette Parish, Louisiana, United States February 20, 2017 Details
Polygonia comma
Eastern Comma
February 19, 2017 AutumnSage York County, Pennsylvania, United States February 20, 2017 Details
Hyles lineata
White-lined Sphinx
February 19, 2017 Gyges Chambers County, Texas, United States February 20, 2017 Details
Calycopis isobeon
Dusky-blue Groundstreak
February 18, 2017 Raul Delgado Texas, United States, Webb County February 20, 2017 Details
Eumorpha vitis
Vine sphinx
September 10, 2015 Flower Garden Texas, Lampasas County, United States February 20, 2017 Details
Pseudexentera sepia February 19, 2017 Stott Noble Jefferson County, Alabama, United States February 20, 2017 Details
Anicla infecta
Green Cutworm Moth
February 19, 2017 Cheri Pierce Lake County, Florida, United States February 20, 2017 Details
Colocasia propinquilinea
Closebanded Yellowhorn Moth
June 11, 2016 sh11 Ontario, Canada February 20, 2017 Details
Parapediasia teterrella
Bluegrass Webworm Moth
July 04, 2016 sh11 Ontario, Canada February 20, 2017 Details
Symmerista albifrons
White-headed Prominent
February 08, 2017 cosmic_cat Gregg County, Texas, United States February 20, 2017 Details
Phyciodes tharos
Pearl Crescent
February 18, 2017 cosmic_cat Texas, Smith County, United States February 20, 2017 Details
Actias luna
Luna moth
February 18, 2017 cosmic_cat Texas, Smith County, United States February 20, 2017 Details
Epargyreus clarus
Silver-spotted Skipper
October 01, 2007 Shirley Wilkerson Brazos County, Texas, United States February 20, 2017 Details
Phoebis sennae
Cloudless Sulphur
August 30, 2010 Shirley Wilkerson Brazos County, Texas, United States February 20, 2017 Details
Limenitis arthemis astyanax
'Astyanax' Red-spotted Purple
July 03, 2010 Shirley Wilkerson Brazos County, Texas, United States February 20, 2017 Details
Leptotes marina
Marine Blue
October 18, 2006 Shirley Wilkerson Brazos County, Texas, United States February 20, 2017 Details
Mocis texana
Texas Mocis
October 03, 2015 jeffmci9 Texas, Travis County, United States February 20, 2017 Details
Hypoprepia miniata
Scarlet-winged Lichen Moth
August 22, 2009 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States February 20, 2017 Details
Texola elada
Elada Checkerspot
May 26, 2015 JoseBonner Texas, Kimble County, United States February 20, 2017 Details
Echinargus isola
Reakirt's Blue
May 26, 2015 JoseBonner Texas, Kimble County, United States February 20, 2017 Details
Phyciodes phaon
Phaon Crescent
May 26, 2015 JoseBonner Texas, Kimble County, United States February 20, 2017 Details
Hymenia perspectalis
Spotted Beet Webworm Moth
October 22, 2016 abwest Bexar County, Texas, United States February 20, 2017 Details
Hyparpax aurora
Pink Prominent
August 02, 2009 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States February 20, 2017 Details
Euptoieta claudia
Variegated Fritillary
November 16, 2016 JC Finch Putnam County, Tennessee, United States February 20, 2017 Details
Junonia coenia
Common Buckeye
November 16, 2016 JC Finch Putnam County, Tennessee, United States February 20, 2017 Details
Epargyreus clarus
Silver-spotted Skipper
November 16, 2016 JC Finch Putnam County, Tennessee, United States February 20, 2017 Details
Agraulis vanillae
Gulf Fritillary
November 23, 2016 JC Finch Putnam County, Tennessee, United States February 20, 2017 Details
Acronicta radcliffei
Radcliffe's Dagger Moth
August 28, 2016 NJc Cape May County, New Jersey, United States February 20, 2017 Details
Eusarca fundaria October 21, 2012 gsmithbrawley Florida, United States February 20, 2017 Details
Polygonia interrogationis
Question Mark
February 19, 2017 CA Ivy Cherokee County, Oklahoma, United States February 19, 2017 Details
Polygonia interrogationis
Question Mark
February 19, 2017 CA Ivy Adair County, Oklahoma, United States February 19, 2017 Details
Pyrisitia proterpia
Tailed Orange
February 19, 2017 CA Ivy Adair County, Oklahoma, United States February 19, 2017 Details
Hedya chionosema
White-spotted Hedya
June 13, 2016 sh11 Ontario, Canada February 19, 2017 Details
Thyris maculata
Spotted Thyris
June 22, 2016 sh11 Ontario, Canada February 19, 2017 Details
Ponometia candefacta
Olive-shaded Bird-dropping Moth
August 10, 2016 sh11 Ontario, Canada February 19, 2017 Details
Maliattha synochitis
Black-dotted Maliattha
June 11, 2016 sh11 Ontario, Canada February 19, 2017 Details
Ochropleura implecta
American Flame-shouldered Dart
June 11, 2016 sh11 Ontario, Canada February 19, 2017 Details
Lacinipolia lorea
Bridled Arches
June 11, 2016 sh11 Ontario, Canada February 19, 2017 Details
Noctua pronuba
European Yellow Underwing
June 11, 2016 sh11 Ontario, Canada February 19, 2017 Details
Lacinipolia renigera
Bristly Cutworm Moth
June 11, 2016 sh11 Ontario, Canada February 19, 2017 Details
Palthis angulalis
Dark-spotted Palthis Moth
June 13, 2016 sh11 Ontario, Canada February 19, 2017 Details
Euparthenos nubilis
Locust Underwing
June 20, 2016 sh11 Ontario, Canada February 19, 2017 Details
Autographa precationis
The Common Looper Moth
November 02, 2016 sh11 Ontario, Canada February 19, 2017 Details
Chrysodeixis includens
Soybean Looper Moth
September 10, 2016 sh11 Ontario, Canada February 19, 2017 Details
Celastrina ladon
Spring Azure
February 14, 2017 Jonathan Clark La Salle Parish, Louisiana, United States February 19, 2017 Details
Strymon melinus
Gray Hairstreak
February 12, 2017 Jonathan Clark Catahoula Parish, Louisiana, United States February 19, 2017 Details
Lerema accius
Clouded Skipper
January 23, 2017 Jonathan Clark St Bernard Parish, Louisiana, United States February 19, 2017 Details
Caenurgina erechtea
Forage Looper Moth
February 18, 2017 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States February 18, 2017 Details
Strymon melinus
Gray Hairstreak
February 18, 2017 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States February 18, 2017 Details
Polygonia interrogationis
Question Mark
February 18, 2017 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States February 18, 2017 Details
Vanessa virginiensis
American Lady
February 18, 2017 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States February 18, 2017 Details
Libytheana carinenta
American Snout
February 18, 2017 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States February 18, 2017 Details
Vanessa atalanta
Red Admiral
February 14, 2017 LOUIS CHANGCHIEN Los Angeles County, California, United States February 18, 2017 Details
Noctua pronuba
European Yellow Underwing
August 18, 2016 sh11 Ontario, Canada February 18, 2017 Details
Vanessa cardui
Painted Lady
February 13, 2017 MAKI Ventura County, California, United States February 18, 2017 Details
Heliconius charithonia
Zebra Heliconian
February 16, 2017 the janitors kid Palm Beach County, Florida, United States February 17, 2017 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
February 16, 2017 the janitors kid Palm Beach County, Florida, United States February 17, 2017 Details
Dryas iulia
Julia Heliconian
February 16, 2017 the janitors kid Palm Beach County, Florida, United States February 17, 2017 Details
Noctua pronuba
European Yellow Underwing
July 20, 2016 sh11 Ontario, Canada February 17, 2017 Details
Catocala amica, lineella July 30, 2016 sh11 Ontario, Canada February 17, 2017 Details
Acleris semipurpurana
Oak Leaftier Moth
June 22, 2016 sh11 Ontario, Canada February 17, 2017 Details
Operophtera bruceata
The Bruce Spanworm
November 25, 2016 sh11 Ontario, Canada February 17, 2017 Details
Alsophila pometaria
Fall Cankerworm Moth
December 02, 2016 sh11 Ontario, Canada February 17, 2017 Details
Catocala amica, lineella August 01, 2016 sh11 Ontario, Canada February 17, 2017 Details
Operophtera bruceata
The Bruce Spanworm
November 18, 2016 sh11 Ontario, Canada February 17, 2017 Details
Alsophila pometaria
Fall Cankerworm Moth
November 25, 2016 sh11 Ontario, Canada February 17, 2017 Details
Alsophila pometaria
Fall Cankerworm Moth
November 07, 2016 sh11 Ontario, Canada February 17, 2017 Details
Acleris semipurpurana
Oak Leaftier Moth
June 20, 2016 sh11 Ontario, Canada February 17, 2017 Details
Choristoneura rosaceana
Oblique-banded Leafroller Moth
June 20, 2016 sh11 Ontario, Canada February 17, 2017 Details
Sonia constrictana
Constricted Sonia Moth
February 15, 2017 JeanEvoy De Soto County, Florida, United States February 17, 2017 Details
Polygonia interrogationis
Question Mark
February 16, 2017 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States February 16, 2017 Details
Alsophila pometaria
Fall Cankerworm Moth
November 18, 2016 sh11 Ontario, Canada February 16, 2017 Details
Choristoneura obsoletana August 12, 2015 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States February 16, 2017 Details
Hypena scabra
Green Cloverworm Moth
January 20, 2017 rdhealy1951@aol.com Hart County, Kentucky, United States February 16, 2017 Details
Iridopsis defectaria
Brown-shaded Gray
January 20, 2017 rdhealy1951@aol.com Hart County, Kentucky, United States February 16, 2017 Details
Orthonama obstipata
The Gem
January 02, 2017 rdhealy1951@aol.com Hart County, Kentucky, United States February 16, 2017 Details
Alsophila pometaria
Fall Cankerworm Moth
November 11, 2016 sh11 Ontario, Canada February 16, 2017 Details
Pyrrharctia isabella
Isabella Tiger Moth or Banded Woolybear
August 06, 2015 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States February 16, 2017 Details
Clemensia albata
Little White Lichen Moth
August 06, 2015 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States February 16, 2017 Details
Palpita magniferalis
Splendid Palpita
August 06, 2015 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States February 16, 2017 Details
Diacme elealis February 15, 2017 JeanEvoy De Soto County, Florida, United States February 16, 2017 Details
Euplexia benesimilis
American Angle Shades
August 02, 2015 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States February 16, 2017 Details
Elaphria versicolor
Variegated Midget
August 01, 2015 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States February 16, 2017 Details
Tolype laricis
The Larch Moth
August 01, 2015 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States February 16, 2017 Details
Acrolepiopsis incertella
Carrionflower Moth
June 15, 2016 TCat7187 Cecil County, Maryland, United States February 16, 2017 Details
Ponometia candefacta
Olive-shaded Bird-dropping Moth
July 31, 2015 drkilmer Maryland, United States February 16, 2017 Details
Nymphalis californica
California Tortoiseshell
February 12, 2017 MAKI Los Angeles County, California, United States February 16, 2017 Details
Rolandylis maiana
Kearfott's Rolandylis Moth
July 01, 2016 TCat7187 Cecil County, Maryland, United States February 16, 2017 Details
Salebriaria engeli July 07, 2016 TCat7187 Cecil County, Maryland, United States February 16, 2017 Details