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
Catocala ilia
Ilia Underwing
May 21, 2015 Beddragon Benton County, Oregon, United States May 23, 2015 Details
Thorybes pylades
Northern Cloudywing
May 23, 2015 stephen stedman Unicoi County, Tennessee, United States May 23, 2015 Details
Cyclophora pendulinaria
Sweetfern Geometer
May 22, 2015 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada May 23, 2015 Details
Argyrotaenia mariana
Gray-banded Leafroller
May 18, 2015 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada May 23, 2015 Details
Argyrotaenia mariana
Gray-banded Leafroller
May 22, 2015 Aboover Knox County, Maine, United States May 23, 2015 Details
Automeris io
Io moth
May 21, 2015 Tom Preney Ontario, Canada May 23, 2015 Details
Tetracis cachexiata
White Slant-line
May 23, 2015 Chip Krilowicz Camden County, New Jersey, United States May 23, 2015 Details
Telphusa longifasciella May 20, 2015 Aboover Knox County, Maine, United States May 23, 2015 Details
Telphusa longifasciella May 20, 2015 Aboover Knox County, Maine, United States May 23, 2015 Details
Pieris virginiensis
West Virginia White
May 22, 2015 Allen Belden Pendleton County, West Virginia, United States May 23, 2015 Details
Selenia alciphearia
Northern Selenia
May 22, 2015 Aboover Knox County, Maine, United States May 23, 2015 Details
Boloria selene
Silver-bordered Fritillary
May 22, 2015 Allen Belden Tucker County, West Virginia, United States May 23, 2015 Details
Cerma cerintha
Tufted Bird-Dropping Moth
May 31, 2010 Jeremy Martin Cattaraugus County, New York, United States May 23, 2015 Details
Mesoleuca ruficillata
White-ribboned Carpet Moth
May 31, 2010 Jeremy Martin Cattaraugus County, New York, United States May 23, 2015 Details
Palthis angulalis
Dark-spotted Palthis Moth
May 31, 2010 Jeremy Martin Cattaraugus County, New York, United States May 23, 2015 Details
Acronicta lepusculina
Cottonwood Dagger Moth
May 31, 2010 Jeremy Martin Cattaraugus County, New York, United States May 23, 2015 Details
Leuconycta diphteroides
Green Leuconycta
May 31, 2010 Jeremy Martin Cattaraugus County, New York, United States May 23, 2015 Details
Hydrelia inornata May 31, 2010 Jeremy Martin Cattaraugus County, New York, United States May 23, 2015 Details
Clepsis melaleucana
Black-patched Clepsis Moth
May 31, 2010 Jeremy Martin Cattaraugus County, New York, United States May 23, 2015 Details
Colocasia propinquilinea
Closebanded Yellowhorn Moth
May 23, 2015 Jarchibold Saratoga County, New York, United States May 23, 2015 Details
Evergestis rimosalis May 22, 2015 Englishman Hernando County, Florida, United States May 23, 2015 Details
Iridopsis defectaria
Brown-shaded Gray
April 30, 2015 jeffmci9 Texas, Travis County, United States May 23, 2015 Details
Lobophora nivigerata
Powdered Bigwing
May 22, 2015 Jarchibold Saratoga County, New York, United States May 23, 2015 Details
Maliattha synochitis
Black-dotted Maliattha
May 22, 2015 Jarchibold Saratoga County, New York, United States May 23, 2015 Details
Plagodis alcoolaria
Hollow-spotted Plagodis
May 22, 2015 Jarchibold Saratoga County, New York, United States May 23, 2015 Details
Horisme intestinata
Brown Bark Carpet
May 22, 2015 Jarchibold Saratoga County, New York, United States May 23, 2015 Details
Metanema inatomaria
Pale Metanema
May 22, 2015 Jarchibold Saratoga County, New York, United States May 23, 2015 Details
Papilio cresphontes
Giant Swallowtail
May 22, 2015 shuda017 Houston County, Minnesota, United States May 23, 2015 Details
Lobophora nivigerata
Powdered Bigwing
May 15, 2015 Lutya Rensselaer County, New York, United States May 23, 2015 Details
Metanema inatomaria
Pale Metanema
May 17, 2015 Lutya Rensselaer County, New York, United States May 23, 2015 Details
Cladara limitaria
Mottled Gray Carpet
May 15, 2015 Lutya Rensselaer County, New York, United States May 23, 2015 Details
Asterocampa celtis
Hackberry Emperor
May 22, 2015 Adam Johnson Hamilton County, Tennessee, United States May 23, 2015 Details
Catocala ilia
Ilia Underwing
May 21, 2015 ljbradley Lake County, California, United States May 23, 2015 Details
Cyllopsis gemma
Gemmed Satyr
May 17, 2015 tom howe Van Buren County, Tennessee, United States May 23, 2015 Details
Amblyscirtes vialis
Common Roadside-Skipper
May 17, 2015 tom howe Van Buren County, Tennessee, United States May 23, 2015 Details
Pieris rapae
Cabbage White
May 21, 2015 mcleo118 St Louis County, Minnesota, United States May 23, 2015 Details
Tetanolita floridana
Florida Tetanolita Moth
May 19, 2015 tom nolan Burlington County, New Jersey, United States May 23, 2015 Details
Erynnis martialis
Mottled Duskywing
May 17, 2015 tom howe Van Buren County, Tennessee, United States May 23, 2015 Details
Colias eurytheme
Orange Sulphur
May 13, 2015 lilkriskattn Hamilton County, Tennessee, United States May 23, 2015 Details
Chlosyne nycteis
Silvery Checkerspot
May 13, 2015 lilkriskattn Hamilton County, Tennessee, United States May 23, 2015 Details
Callophrys augustinus
Brown Elfin
May 13, 2015 dendroica5 Franklin County, Massachusetts, United States May 23, 2015 Details
Papilio polyxenes
Black Swallowtail
May 04, 2015 Don Gagnon Bristol County, Massachusetts, United States May 23, 2015 Details
Vanessa atalanta
Red Admiral
May 21, 2015 FrankOMa Manitoba, Canada May 23, 2015 Details
Hypoprepia fucosa
Painted Lichen Moth
May 22, 2015 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States May 22, 2015 Details
Crambus saltuellus May 14, 2015 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States May 22, 2015 Details
Schinia volupia May 17, 2015 bfconnor Hill County, Texas, United States May 22, 2015 Details
Hemaris diffinis
Snowberry Clearwing
May 22, 2015 juliereid Ontario, Canada May 22, 2015 Details
Megisto cymela
Little Wood-Satyr
May 22, 2015 Carol Thornton-Anderson Orange County, Indiana, United States May 22, 2015 Details
Lipocosma sicalis May 16, 2015 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States May 22, 2015 Details
Dichomeris ventrella May 16, 2015 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States May 22, 2015 Details
Catocala illecta
Magdalen Underwing
May 14, 2015 Stuart Marcus Texas, Liberty County, United States May 22, 2015 Details
Spilonota ocellana
Eye-spotted bud moth
May 20, 2015 Chip Krilowicz Camden County, New Jersey, United States May 22, 2015 Details
Metarranthis homuraria May 17, 2015 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States May 22, 2015 Details
Raphia frater
The Brother Moth
May 21, 2015 Chip Krilowicz Camden County, New Jersey, United States May 22, 2015 Details
Marimatha nigrofimbria
Black-bordered Lemon Moth
May 21, 2015 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States May 22, 2015 Details
Hyalophora columbia
Columbia silkmoth
May 21, 2015 buz Alberta, Canada May 22, 2015 Details
Lacinipolia renigera
Bristly Cutworm Moth
May 21, 2015 tom nolan Burlington County, New Jersey, United States May 22, 2015 Details
Ochropleura implecta
American Flame-shouldered Dart
May 21, 2015 Jarchibold Saratoga County, New York, United States May 22, 2015 Details
Xanthopastis regnatrix
Spanish Moth
May 20, 2015 Amber Tackett Clark County, Arkansas, United States May 22, 2015 Details
Renia fraternalis
Fraternal Renia Moth
May 20, 2015 JeanEvoy De Soto County, Florida, United States May 22, 2015 Details
Hyalophora euryalus
Ceanothus silkmoth
May 21, 2015 leahsandkuhl British Columbia, Canada May 22, 2015 Details
Macaria minorata
Minor Angle Moth
May 21, 2015 Pamela D. Fisher Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States May 22, 2015 Details
Pontia protodice
Checkered White
May 20, 2015 mbowling Jeff Davis County, Texas, United States May 22, 2015 Details
Hyalophora columbia
Columbia silkmoth
August 15, 2014 pshorst Cascade County, Montana, United States May 22, 2015 Details
Hyalophora euryalus
Ceanothus silkmoth
May 20, 2015 bella15 Kittitas County, Washington, United States May 22, 2015 Details
Ceratomia undulosa
Waved sphinx
May 19, 2015 lovemytommy Ontario, Canada May 22, 2015 Details
Zale intenta May 19, 2015 crm211b Ontario, Canada May 22, 2015 Details
Hethemia pistasciaria
Pistachio Emerald
May 19, 2015 crm211b Ontario, Canada May 22, 2015 Details
Phaneta radiatana May 18, 2015 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada May 22, 2015 Details
Drasteria tejonica May 18, 2015 Kristie Nelson Mono County, California, United States May 22, 2015 Details
Drasteria divergens May 17, 2015 plex1ppus Mineral County, Montana, United States May 22, 2015 Details
Copanarta aurea November 17, 2012 Margaret and I 1996 Texas, United States, Webb County May 22, 2015 Details
Renia adspergillus
Speckled Renia Moth
May 20, 2015 Chip Krilowicz Camden County, New Jersey, United States May 21, 2015 Details
Hyalophora cecropia
Cecropia silkmoth
May 21, 2015 kestes Tallahatchie County, Mississippi, United States May 21, 2015 Details
Phalaenostola larentioides
Black-banded Owlet Moth
May 19, 2015 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States May 21, 2015 Details
Protoboarmia porcelaria
Porcelain Gray
May 21, 2015 trinectes Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States May 21, 2015 Details
Hypagyrtis unipunctata
One-Spotted Variant
May 21, 2015 trinectes Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States May 21, 2015 Details
Misogada unicolor
Drab Prominent
May 21, 2015 trinectes Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States May 21, 2015 Details
Hyphantria cunea
Fall Webworm Moth
May 21, 2015 trinectes Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States May 21, 2015 Details
Melanolophia canadaria
Canadian melanolophia
May 18, 2015 franpope Garrett County, Maryland, United States May 21, 2015 Details
Pero ancetaria
Hübner's Pero
May 18, 2015 franpope Garrett County, Maryland, United States May 21, 2015 Details
Renia fraternalis
Fraternal Renia Moth
May 15, 2015 CA Ivy Adair County, Oklahoma, United States May 21, 2015 Details
Prochoerodes lineola
Large Maple Spanworm Moth
June 22, 2014 Moon Guilford County, North Carolina, United States May 21, 2015 Details
Plagodis pulveraria
American Barred Umber
May 19, 2015 franpope Garrett County, Maryland, United States May 21, 2015 Details
Cutina aluticolor May 20, 2015 JeanEvoy De Soto County, Florida, United States May 21, 2015 Details
Dahana atripennis
Black-Winged Dahana
May 21, 2015 JeanEvoy De Soto County, Florida, United States May 21, 2015 Details
Callophrys niphon
Eastern Pine Elfin
May 20, 2015 juliereid Ontario, Canada May 21, 2015 Details
Antaeotricha schlaegeri May 21, 2015 Chip Krilowicz Camden County, New Jersey, United States May 21, 2015 Details
Pyrausta perrubralis
Shasta Pyrausta Moth
May 16, 2015 katie moorman Sonoma County, California, United States May 21, 2015 Details
Idaea dimidiata
Single-dotted Wave
May 21, 2015 Chip Krilowicz Camden County, New Jersey, United States May 21, 2015 Details
Malacosoma americanum
Eastern Tent Caterpillar Moth
May 21, 2015 Cecily Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States May 21, 2015 Details
Heliomata cycladata
Common Spring Moth
May 20, 2015 Chip Krilowicz Camden County, New Jersey, United States May 21, 2015 Details
Erynnis funeralis
Funereal Duskywing
May 20, 2015 Redheart Canyonlands Bandera County, Texas, United States May 21, 2015 Details
Papilio polyxenes
Black Swallowtail
May 20, 2015 Redheart Canyonlands Bandera County, Texas, United States May 21, 2015 Details
Battus philenor
Pipevine Swallowtail
May 17, 2015 Marjorie Siegel Santa Cruz County, Arizona, United States May 21, 2015 Details
Protoboarmia porcelaria
Porcelain Gray
May 21, 2015 strixv Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States May 21, 2015 Details
Melanolophia canadaria
Canadian melanolophia
May 20, 2015 strixv Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States May 21, 2015 Details
Mythimna unipuncta
Armyworm Moth
May 20, 2015 strixv Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States May 21, 2015 Details
Gluphisia septentrionis
Common Gluphisia
May 20, 2015 strixv Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States May 21, 2015 Details
Heliomata cycladata
Common Spring Moth
May 20, 2015 strixv Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States May 21, 2015 Details