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
Orgyia leucostigma
White-marked Tussock Moth
May 06, 2016 aut2bhomeincarolina Clarendon County, South Carolina, United States May 06, 2016 Details
Hyphantria cunea
Fall Webworm Moth
May 04, 2016 WilsonWeddingMoth Currituck County, North Carolina, United States May 06, 2016 Details
Euphyia intermediata
Sharp-angled Carpet
April 29, 2016 sas27397 Russell County, Virginia, United States May 06, 2016 Details
Trigrammia quadrinotaria
Four-spotted Angle
April 23, 2016 sas27397 Smyth County, Virginia, United States May 06, 2016 Details
Lomographa semiclarata
Bluish Spring Moth
May 05, 2016 jvhigbee Pierce County, Washington, United States May 06, 2016 Details
Synchlora aerata
Wavy-Lined Emerald
May 06, 2016 yardbird Camden County, New Jersey, United States May 06, 2016 Details
Depressaria depressana
Purple Carrot-seed Moth
May 06, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada May 06, 2016 Details
Colocasia propinquilinea
Closebanded Yellowhorn Moth
March 30, 2016 Howell_Curtis Harrison County, Indiana, United States May 06, 2016 Details
Lomographa glomeraria
Gray Spring Moth
March 29, 2016 Howell_Curtis Harrison County, Indiana, United States May 06, 2016 Details
Egira dolosa May 06, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada May 06, 2016 Details
Chimoptesis pennsylvaniana
Filigreed Chimoptesis
April 25, 2016 Howell_Curtis Harrison County, Indiana, United States May 06, 2016 Details
Euthyatira pudens
Dogwood Thyatirid
March 30, 2016 Howell_Curtis Harrison County, Indiana, United States May 06, 2016 Details
Athetis tarda
The Slow Poke
April 25, 2016 Howell_Curtis Harrison County, Indiana, United States May 06, 2016 Details
Achatia distincta
Distinct Quaker
March 30, 2016 Howell_Curtis Harrison County, Indiana, United States May 06, 2016 Details
Copivaleria grotei
Grote's Sallow
May 06, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada May 06, 2016 Details
Achatia distincta
Distinct Quaker
May 06, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada May 06, 2016 Details
Melanolophia canadaria
Canadian melanolophia
June 08, 2014 sh11 Ontario, Canada May 06, 2016 Details
Iridopsis ephyraria
Pale-winged Gray
July 13, 2015 sh11 Ontario, Canada May 06, 2016 Details
Euphyia intermediata
Sharp-angled Carpet
September 09, 2014 sh11 Ontario, Canada May 06, 2016 Details
Drepana arcuata
Arched Hooktip
May 05, 2016 Reenie British Columbia, Canada May 06, 2016 Details
Orthosia rubescens
Ruby Quaker
May 03, 2016 CathK Albany County, New York, United States May 06, 2016 Details
Feniseca tarquinius
Harvester
April 05, 2016 susymike Newton County, Arkansas, United States May 06, 2016 Details
Crambus quinquareatus
Large-striped Grass-veneer
May 04, 2016 JeanEvoy De Soto County, Florida, United States May 06, 2016 Details
Phoberia atomaris
Common Oak Moth
April 17, 2016 treichard Allegany County, Maryland, United States May 05, 2016 Details
Thyris sepulchralis
Mournful Thyris
April 17, 2016 treichard Allegany County, Maryland, United States May 05, 2016 Details
Lomographa semiclarata
Bluish Spring Moth
April 17, 2016 treichard Allegany County, Maryland, United States May 05, 2016 Details
Nemoria bistriaria
Red-fringed Emerald
April 17, 2016 treichard Allegany County, Maryland, United States May 05, 2016 Details
Semioscopis inornata May 02, 2016 Aboover Knox County, Maine, United States May 05, 2016 Details
Acronicta hasta
Speared Dagger Moth
June 07, 2015 sh11 Ontario, Canada May 05, 2016 Details
Leucania ursula
Ursula Wainscot
July 13, 2015 sh11 Ontario, Canada May 05, 2016 Details
Lithophane antennata
Ashen Pinion
September 25, 2015 sh11 Ontario, Canada May 05, 2016 Details
Actias luna
Luna moth
May 05, 2016 GinnieZ Dixie County, Florida, United States May 05, 2016 Details
Hyalophora columbia
Columbia silkmoth
May 04, 2016 csaughenbaugh Custer County, Montana, United States May 05, 2016 Details
Costaconvexa centrostrigaria
The Bent-line Carpet
May 05, 2016 yardbird Camden County, New Jersey, United States May 05, 2016 Details
Tetanolita floridana
Florida Tetanolita Moth
May 04, 2016 Allen Belden Richmond City County, Virginia, United States May 05, 2016 Details
Chalcoela iphitalis
Sooty Winged Chalcoela Moth
May 04, 2016 Allen Belden Richmond City County, Virginia, United States May 05, 2016 Details
Nastra lherminier
Swarthy Skipper
May 03, 2016 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States May 05, 2016 Details
Tetracis cachexiata
White Slant-line
May 04, 2016 jratkins79 Pittsylvania County, Virginia, United States May 05, 2016 Details
Eurytides marcellus
Zebra Swallowtail
April 24, 2016 StaceyWhetstone Knox County, Tennessee, United States May 05, 2016 Details
Ancyloxypha numitor
Least Skipper
May 01, 2016 StaceyWhetstone Knox County, Tennessee, United States May 05, 2016 Details
Melanolophia canadaria
Canadian melanolophia
June 19, 2015 sh11 Ontario, Canada May 05, 2016 Details
Digrammia gnophosaria
Hollow-spotted Angle
August 25, 2015 sh11 Ontario, Canada May 05, 2016 Details
Macaria minorata
Minor Angle Moth
June 25, 2015 sh11 Ontario, Canada May 05, 2016 Details
Pyralis farinalis
Meal Moth
May 04, 2016 K. S. Veitch Laurel County, Kentucky, United States May 05, 2016 Details
Eurytides marcellus
Zebra Swallowtail
May 03, 2016 hiker96 Platte County, Missouri, United States May 05, 2016 Details
Erynnis brizo
Sleepy Duskywing
May 04, 2016 icosahedron Sonoma County, California, United States May 05, 2016 Details
Sphinx vashti
Vashti sphinx
May 04, 2016 bobscafe British Columbia, Canada May 05, 2016 Details
Lithophane hemina
Hemina Pinion Moth
September 07, 2015 sh11 Ontario, Canada May 05, 2016 Details
Lithophane bethunei
Bethune's Pinion
May 08, 2015 sh11 Ontario, Canada May 05, 2016 Details
Chionodes mediofuscella May 03, 2016 jim.odonater Clark County, Washington, United States May 05, 2016 Details
Egira crucialis May 03, 2016 jim.odonater Clark County, Washington, United States May 05, 2016 Details
Aglais milberti
Milbert's Tortoiseshell
May 04, 2016 sseagrave Sheridan County, Wyoming, United States May 05, 2016 Details
Asciodes gordialis
Bougainvillea Caterpillar Moth
May 03, 2016 egray4018 Palm Beach County, Florida, United States May 05, 2016 Details
Hellula phidilealis
Cabbage Budworm Moth
May 04, 2016 JeanEvoy De Soto County, Florida, United States May 05, 2016 Details
Elaphria fuscimacula May 04, 2016 JeanEvoy De Soto County, Florida, United States May 05, 2016 Details
Glyphidocera lactiflosella
Five-spotted Glyphidocera Moth
May 04, 2016 JeanEvoy De Soto County, Florida, United States May 05, 2016 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
May 04, 2016 ButterBelle Putnam County, Tennessee, United States May 05, 2016 Details
Pieris rapae
Cabbage White
May 04, 2016 ButterBelle Putnam County, Tennessee, United States May 05, 2016 Details
Ipimorpha pleonectusa
Even-lined Sallow
August 07, 2015 sh11 Ontario, Canada May 05, 2016 Details
Atrytonopsis hianna
Dusted Skipper
May 01, 2016 StaceyWhetstone Knox County, Tennessee, United States May 05, 2016 Details
Speyeria callippe
Callippe Fritillary
May 02, 2016 MAKI San Luis Obispo County, California, United States May 05, 2016 Details
Erynnis afranius
Afranius Duskywing
April 29, 2016 Bdog San Diego County, California, United States May 05, 2016 Details
Pontia beckerii
Becker's White
April 29, 2016 Bdog San Diego County, California, United States May 05, 2016 Details
Phragmatobia fuliginosa
Ruby Tiger Moth
May 02, 2016 John P Gorey Kenai Peninsula Borough, Alaska, United States May 05, 2016 Details
Chionodes mediofuscella April 27, 2016 jvhigbee Pierce County, Washington, United States May 05, 2016 Details
Lithophane innominata
Nameless Pinion
April 18, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada May 05, 2016 Details
Cryptocala acadiensis
Catocaline Dart
July 16, 2015 CathK Washington County, Maine, United States May 05, 2016 Details
Aglais milberti
Milbert's Tortoiseshell
October 06, 2015 joykjh Saskatchewan, Canada May 05, 2016 Details
Achatia distincta
Distinct Quaker
May 17, 2015 sh11 Ontario, Canada May 04, 2016 Details
Phlogophora iris
Olive Angle Shades
June 26, 2014 sh11 Ontario, Canada May 04, 2016 Details
Abagrotis alternata
Greater Red Dart
September 09, 2014 sh11 Ontario, Canada May 04, 2016 Details
Heterocampa guttivitta
Maple Prominent
April 25, 2016 Howell_Curtis Harrison County, Indiana, United States May 04, 2016 Details
Hyperaeschra georgica
Georgian Prominent
April 25, 2016 Howell_Curtis Harrison County, Indiana, United States May 04, 2016 Details
Epiblema boxcana April 25, 2016 Howell_Curtis Harrison County, Indiana, United States May 04, 2016 Details
Psaphida electilis
Chosen Sallow
March 29, 2016 Howell_Curtis Harrison County, Indiana, United States May 04, 2016 Details
Zale lunata
Lunate Zale
May 03, 2016 jvhigbee Pierce County, Washington, United States May 04, 2016 Details
Orthodes cynica
Cynical Quaker
June 21, 2015 sh11 Ontario, Canada May 04, 2016 Details
Leucania inermis
Unarmed Wainscot
July 13, 2015 sh11 Ontario, Canada May 04, 2016 Details
Crocigrapha normani
Norman's Quaker
May 16, 2015 sh11 Ontario, Canada May 04, 2016 Details
Polygonia gracilis
Hoary Comma
April 08, 2016 dennygranstrand Yakima County, Washington, United States May 04, 2016 Details
Cladara limitaria
Mottled Gray Carpet
April 17, 2016 treichard Frederick County, Maryland, United States May 04, 2016 Details
Erynnis juvenalis
Juvenal's Duskywing
May 02, 2016 Paul Kipling Berkeley County, West Virginia, United States May 04, 2016 Details
Erynnis brizo
Sleepy Duskywing
May 02, 2016 Paul Kipling Berkeley County, West Virginia, United States May 04, 2016 Details
Erynnis icelus
Dreamy Duskywing
May 02, 2016 Paul Kipling Berkeley County, West Virginia, United States May 04, 2016 Details
Acronicta hasta
Speared Dagger Moth
July 09, 2014 sh11 Ontario, Canada May 04, 2016 Details
Pieris rapae
Cabbage White
May 03, 2016 ralphminer Kane County, Illinois, United States May 04, 2016 Details
Estigmene acrea
Salt Marsh Moth or Acrea Moth
April 27, 2016 WildLife Lee County, Florida, United States May 04, 2016 Details
Antaeotricha schlaegeri May 03, 2016 trinectes Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States May 04, 2016 Details
Protoboarmia porcelaria
Porcelain Gray
May 03, 2016 trinectes Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States May 04, 2016 Details
Agnorisma badinodis
Pale-banded Dart
September 24, 2015 sh11 Ontario, Canada May 04, 2016 Details
Agrotis venerabilis
Venerable Dart
September 24, 2015 sh11 Ontario, Canada May 04, 2016 Details
Hyalophora euryalus
Ceanothus silkmoth
May 02, 2016 05e3504x4 British Columbia, Canada May 04, 2016 Details
Melanolophia canadaria
Canadian melanolophia
April 30, 2016 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States May 04, 2016 Details
Palpidia pallidior April 30, 2016 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States May 04, 2016 Details
Rhizedra lutosa
Large Wainscot
September 26, 2015 sh11 Ontario, Canada May 04, 2016 Details
Vanessa atalanta
Red Admiral
April 30, 2016 Wscott Snohomish County, Washington, United States May 04, 2016 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
April 28, 2016 Saturn Norfolk County, Massachusetts, United States May 04, 2016 Details
Caenurgina erechtea
Forage Looper Moth
April 30, 2016 jvhigbee Pierce County, Washington, United States May 04, 2016 Details
Apantesis phalerata
Harnessed Moth
April 29, 2016 Ilse Gebhard Kalamazoo County, Michigan, United States May 04, 2016 Details
Tetracis cervinaria April 29, 2016 jim.odonater Clark County, Washington, United States May 04, 2016 Details