Recently Verified Sightings

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Species Observation Date Submitter Location Verified Date
Papilio polyxenes
Black Swallowtail
August 25, 2016 Maroma1961 New York County, New York, United States August 25, 2016 Details
Calycopis cecrops
Red-banded Hairstreak
August 25, 2016 marshallbw72 Williamson County, Tennessee, United States August 25, 2016 Details
Pyrausta orphisalis
Orange Mint Moth
August 25, 2016 Christine Stanke Portage County, Wisconsin, United States August 25, 2016 Details
Condica vecors
Dusky Groundling
August 25, 2016 Bill Keim Bucks County, Pennsylvania, United States August 25, 2016 Details
Agraulis vanillae
Gulf Fritillary
August 25, 2016 ButterBelle Putnam County, Tennessee, United States August 25, 2016 Details
Abaeis nicippe
Sleepy Orange
August 25, 2016 ButterBelle Putnam County, Tennessee, United States August 25, 2016 Details
Hemaris diffinis
Snowberry Clearwing
August 25, 2016 Chet Gottfried Centre County, Pennsylvania, United States August 25, 2016 Details
Evergestis pallidata
Purple-backed Cabbageworm
August 25, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada August 25, 2016 Details
Polites origenes
Crossline Skipper
August 24, 2016 CA Ivy Muskogee County, Oklahoma, United States August 25, 2016 Details
Polites origenes
Crossline Skipper
August 24, 2016 CA Ivy Muskogee County, Oklahoma, United States August 25, 2016 Details
Polites origenes
Crossline Skipper
August 21, 2016 CA Ivy Crawford County, Arkansas, United States August 25, 2016 Details
Euphyes vestris
Dun Skipper
August 24, 2016 CA Ivy Muskogee County, Oklahoma, United States August 25, 2016 Details
Urbanus proteus
Long-tailed Skipper
August 25, 2016 StaceyWhetstone Hamblen County, Tennessee, United States August 25, 2016 Details
Hesperia leonardus
Leonard's Skipper
August 18, 2016 Chris Blomme Ontario, Canada August 25, 2016 Details
Catocala amatrix
Sweetheart Underwing
August 25, 2016 Chris Blomme Ontario, Canada August 25, 2016 Details
Sphinx kalmiae
Laurel sphinx
August 25, 2016 Little River Park Orange County, North Carolina, United States August 25, 2016 Details
Agonopterix thelmae August 25, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada August 25, 2016 Details
Plusia contexta
Connected Looper Moth
August 24, 2016 curtis.lehman
(John Fedak)
McKean County, Pennsylvania, United States August 25, 2016 Details
Spragueia onagrus
Black-dotted Spragueia
August 24, 2016 JeanEvoy De Soto County, Florida, United States August 25, 2016 Details
Acharia stimulea
Saddleback Caterpillar Moth
August 23, 2016 JeanEvoy De Soto County, Florida, United States August 25, 2016 Details
Mythimna unipuncta
Armyworm Moth
October 27, 2014 rdhealy1951@aol.com Hart County, Kentucky, United States August 25, 2016 Details
Choephora fungorum
Bent-Line Dart
October 25, 2014 rdhealy1951@aol.com Hardin County, Kentucky, United States August 25, 2016 Details
Udea rubigalis
Celery Leaftier Moth
October 25, 2014 rdhealy1951@aol.com Hardin County, Kentucky, United States August 25, 2016 Details
Mythimna unipuncta
Armyworm Moth
June 24, 2014 rdhealy1951@aol.com Hart County, Kentucky, United States August 25, 2016 Details
Galgula partita
The Wedgling
October 25, 2014 rdhealy1951@aol.com Hart County, Kentucky, United States August 25, 2016 Details
Hyppa xylinoides
Common Hyppa
August 18, 2016 Slugbait Ontario, Canada August 25, 2016 Details
Erynnis baptisiae
Wild Indigo Duskywing
August 24, 2016 joep01 Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States August 25, 2016 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
August 24, 2016 joep01 Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States August 25, 2016 Details
Limenitis arthemis astyanax
'Astyanax' Red-spotted Purple
August 03, 2016 Susan Felts Davidson County, Tennessee, United States August 25, 2016 Details
Pyrausta orphisalis
Orange Mint Moth
August 24, 2016 MariJanet Suffolk County, New York, United States August 25, 2016 Details
Lerema accius
Clouded Skipper
August 22, 2016 webielenberg Blount County, Tennessee, United States August 25, 2016 Details
Eumorpha pandorus
Pandorus Sphinx
August 23, 2016 mco75e Alachua County, Florida, United States August 25, 2016 Details
Hyles euphorbiae
Spurge hawkmoth
August 24, 2016 jessp Dutchess County, New York, United States August 25, 2016 Details
Pyralis farinalis
Meal Moth
August 20, 2016 DeLora Nassau County, New York, United States August 25, 2016 Details
Agraulis vanillae
Gulf Fritillary
August 23, 2016 ButterBelle Putnam County, Tennessee, United States August 25, 2016 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
August 23, 2016 ButterBelle Putnam County, Tennessee, United States August 25, 2016 Details
Phoebis sennae
Cloudless Sulphur
August 23, 2016 ButterBelle Putnam County, Tennessee, United States August 25, 2016 Details
Phyciodes tharos
Pearl Crescent
August 23, 2016 ButterBelle Putnam County, Tennessee, United States August 25, 2016 Details
Libytheana carinenta
American Snout
August 23, 2016 ButterBelle Putnam County, Tennessee, United States August 25, 2016 Details
Feltia herilis
Master's Dart
August 23, 2016 SaraJE Ontario, Canada August 25, 2016 Details
Colias philodice
Clouded Sulphur
June 26, 2016 Anne Wills Putnam County, West Virginia, United States August 25, 2016 Details
Macaria granitata
Granite Moth
August 02, 2016 iangardner Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States August 25, 2016 Details
Ecdytolopha punctidiscana
Dotted Ecdytolopha Moth
August 02, 2016 iangardner Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States August 25, 2016 Details
Glaphyria sequistrialis
White-roped Glaphyria
August 02, 2016 iangardner Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States August 25, 2016 Details
Eumorpha pandorus
Pandorus Sphinx
August 22, 2016 heisiar Dane County, Wisconsin, United States August 25, 2016 Details
Plagodis phlogosaria
Straight-lined Plagodis
August 11, 2016 CatWhat Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada August 25, 2016 Details
Eucosma cataclystiana
Solidago Eucosma
August 02, 2016 iangardner Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States August 25, 2016 Details
Euchlaena johnsonaria
Johnson's Euchlaena
August 02, 2016 iangardner Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States August 25, 2016 Details
Deltophora sella August 02, 2016 iangardner Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States August 25, 2016 Details
Nomophila nearctica
Lucerne Moth
August 21, 2016 Christine Stanke Milwaukee County, Wisconsin, United States August 25, 2016 Details
Lascoria ambigualis
Ambiguous Moth
August 20, 2016 Christine Stanke Milwaukee County, Wisconsin, United States August 25, 2016 Details
Besma quercivoraria
Oak Besma
August 20, 2016 Christine Stanke Milwaukee County, Wisconsin, United States August 25, 2016 Details
Olethreutes inornatana
Inornate Olethreutes
August 18, 2016 David Trently Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, United States August 25, 2016 Details
Olethreutes quadrifidus July 10, 2016 tjrickert Armstrong County, Pennsylvania, United States August 25, 2016 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
August 21, 2016 Dwaine Wagoner Natrona County, Wyoming, United States August 25, 2016 Details
Zale lunifera
Bold-based Zale
February 19, 2014 Peter Homann Leon County, Florida, United States August 25, 2016 Details
Ephestia columbiella March 18, 2013 Peter Homann Leon County, Florida, United States August 25, 2016 Details
Galleria mellonella
Greater Wax Moth
August 18, 2016 JeanEvoy De Soto County, Florida, United States August 25, 2016 Details
Gonodes liquida August 18, 2016 JeanEvoy De Soto County, Florida, United States August 25, 2016 Details
Feltia jaculifera
Dingy Cutworm Moth
August 17, 2016 Kitty329 Day County, South Dakota, United States August 25, 2016 Details
Strymon istapa
Mallow Scrub-Hairstreak
August 15, 2016 ncrosbyrd Hidalgo County, Texas, United States August 25, 2016 Details
Chlorostrymon simaethis
Silver-banded Hairstreak
August 09, 2016 ncrosbyrd Hidalgo County, Texas, United States August 25, 2016 Details
Strymon bazochii
Lantana Scrub-Hairstreak
August 15, 2016 ncrosbyrd Hidalgo County, Texas, United States August 25, 2016 Details
Pyrisitia nise
Mimosa Yellow
August 09, 2016 ncrosbyrd Hidalgo County, Texas, United States August 25, 2016 Details
Appias drusilla
Florida White
August 07, 2016 ncrosbyrd Hidalgo County, Texas, United States August 25, 2016 Details
Manduca quinquemaculata
Five-spotted hawkmoth
August 18, 2016 Sue Norlin Canyon County, Idaho, United States August 25, 2016 Details
Xenotemna pallorana August 02, 2016 iangardner Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States August 25, 2016 Details
Tortricidia pallida
Red-Crossed Button Slug
July 08, 2016 tjrickert Armstrong County, Pennsylvania, United States August 25, 2016 Details
Olethreutes hamameliana June 17, 2015 iangardner Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States August 25, 2016 Details
Prolita puertella August 08, 2016 Pichuworldruler Madison County, Idaho, United States August 25, 2016 Details
Parapediasia teterrella
Bluegrass Webworm Moth
August 05, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States August 25, 2016 Details
Zanclognatha marcidilinea
Yellowish Zanclognatha
August 03, 2016 Chris Blomme Ontario, Canada August 25, 2016 Details
Colocasia propinquilinea
Closebanded Yellowhorn Moth
July 29, 2016 iangardner Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States August 25, 2016 Details
Spilosoma virginica
Virginian Tiger Moth or Yellow Woolybear Moth
July 31, 2016 jtylerbell St Marys County, Maryland, United States August 25, 2016 Details
Eulithis sp. July 21, 2016 treichard Howard County, Maryland, United States August 25, 2016 Details
Acrolophus texanella
Texas Grass Tubeworm Moth
July 21, 2016 treichard Howard County, Maryland, United States August 25, 2016 Details
Dichomeris punctipennella July 30, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States August 25, 2016 Details
Schizura concinna
Red-humped Caterpillar Moth
July 16, 2016 iangardner Sussex County, Delaware, United States August 25, 2016 Details
Hyphantria cunea
Fall Webworm Moth
July 29, 2016 Jejo2005 Lake County, Ohio, United States August 25, 2016 Details
Emmelina monodactyla
Morning-glory Plume Moth
July 29, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States August 25, 2016 Details
Gretchena bolliana
Pecan Bud Moth
May 13, 2016 rdhealy1951@aol.com Hart County, Kentucky, United States August 25, 2016 Details
Xanthotype sp. May 31, 2015 DCLinck Montgomery County, Maryland, United States August 25, 2016 Details
Xestia dolosa
Greater Black-letter Dart
July 23, 2016 Kurt R. Schwarz Howard County, Maryland, United States August 25, 2016 Details
Calosima dianella
Eastern Pine Catkin Borer Moth
July 24, 2016 Allen Belden Richmond City County, Virginia, United States August 25, 2016 Details
Electrostrymon sangala
Ruddy Hairstreak
November 05, 2015 ncrosbyrd Hidalgo County, Texas, United States August 25, 2016 Details
Iridopsis defectaria
Brown-shaded Gray
November 28, 2015 Ken Bosso East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana, United States August 25, 2016 Details
Cerathosia tricolor March 07, 2016 hlivings Texas, Llano County, United States August 25, 2016 Details
Corticivora parva July 21, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States August 25, 2016 Details
Dichomeris ligulella
Palmerworm Moth
July 11, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States August 25, 2016 Details
Isa textula
Crowned Slug Moth
July 21, 2015 UrsulaV Chatham County, North Carolina, United States August 25, 2016 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
August 24, 2016 CA Ivy Muskogee County, Oklahoma, United States August 24, 2016 Details
Atlides halesus
Great Purple Hairstreak
August 24, 2016 CA Ivy Muskogee County, Oklahoma, United States August 24, 2016 Details
Phoebis philea
Orange-barred Sulphur
August 24, 2016 Redheart Canyonlands Bandera County, Texas, United States August 24, 2016 Details
Darapsa myron
Virginia creeper sphinx
August 13, 2016 Slugbait Ontario, Canada August 24, 2016 Details
Caenurgina crassiuscula
Clover Looper Moth
August 05, 2016 Slugbait Ontario, Canada August 24, 2016 Details
Eumorpha pandorus
Pandorus Sphinx
August 22, 2016 martinheather121918 Greene County, Illinois, United States August 24, 2016 Details
Striacosta albicosta
Western Bean Cutworm
August 16, 2016 Slugbait Ontario, Canada August 24, 2016 Details
Striacosta albicosta
Western Bean Cutworm
August 13, 2016 Slugbait Ontario, Canada August 24, 2016 Details
Aethes seriatana
Seriated Aethes Moth
August 23, 2016 Allen Belden Richmond City County, Virginia, United States August 24, 2016 Details
Harrisina americana
Grapeleaf Skeletonizer Moth
June 28, 2016 julmast Elkhart County, Indiana, United States August 24, 2016 Details