Recently Verified Sightings

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Species Observation Date Submitter Location Verified Date
Argyresthia goedartella August 09, 2013 Lula Field Essex County, New York, United States March 03, 2015 Details
Epicallima argenticinctella August 10, 2013 Lula Field Essex County, New York, United States March 03, 2015 Details
Protodeltote albidula
Pale Glyph Moth
July 12, 2014 Sue Gregoire Schuyler County, New York, United States March 03, 2015 Details
Euchlaena johnsonaria
Johnson's Euchlaena
July 12, 2014 CathK Albany County, New York, United States March 03, 2015 Details
Protolampra brunneicollis
Brown-collared Dart
August 13, 2013 Lula Field Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States March 03, 2015 Details
Noctua pronuba
European Yellow Underwing
June 09, 2014 Lula Field Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States March 03, 2015 Details
Aplectoides condita June 06, 2014 Lula Field Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States March 03, 2015 Details
Cerastis fishii April 17, 2012 Lula Field Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States March 03, 2015 Details
Xestia praevia July 23, 2011 Lula Field Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States March 03, 2015 Details
Acleris macdunnoughi September 30, 2013 curtis.lehman
(Margaret Higbee)
Indiana County, Pennsylvania, United States March 03, 2015 Details
Neargyractis slossonalis
Dimorphic Leafcutter Moth
March 01, 2015 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States March 03, 2015 Details
Heliades mulleolella March 02, 2015 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States March 03, 2015 Details
Stegasta capitella
Teaweed Moth
March 02, 2015 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States March 03, 2015 Details
Eucosma gomonana March 01, 2015 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States March 03, 2015 Details
Disclisioprocta stellata
Somber Carpet
November 11, 2014 haczech Jackson County, Alabama, United States March 03, 2015 Details
Lithophane grotei
Grote's Pinion
November 10, 2014 CathK Albany County, New York, United States March 03, 2015 Details
Arugisa latiorella
Watson's Arugisa
February 28, 2015 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States March 03, 2015 Details
Acharia stimulea
Saddleback Caterpillar Moth
September 19, 2014 haczech Jackson County, Alabama, United States March 02, 2015 Details
Eosphoropteryx thyatyroides
Pink-Patched Looper Moth or Pink-tinted beauty
August 13, 2012 Jim Eckert Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States March 02, 2015 Details
Papilio polyxenes
Black Swallowtail
February 17, 2015 Nancy Hamlett Los Angeles County, California, United States March 02, 2015 Details
Hesperopsis libya
Mohave Sootywing
September 29, 2013 Robert Gorman San Diego County, California, United States March 02, 2015 Details
Chlosyne californica
California Patch
February 28, 2015 Robert Gorman San Diego County, California, United States March 02, 2015 Details
Calephelis wrighti
Wright's Metalmark
February 28, 2015 Robert Gorman San Diego County, California, United States March 02, 2015 Details
Spodoptera ornithogalli
Yellow-striped Armyworm Moth
March 02, 2015 Robert Gorman Orange County, California, United States March 02, 2015 Details
Cerastis tenebrifera
Reddish Speckled Dart
April 24, 2014 Lula Field Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States March 02, 2015 Details
Xestia dilucida
Dull Reddish Dart
September 11, 2013 Lula Field Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States March 02, 2015 Details
Xestia badicollis August 27, 2013 Lula Field Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States March 02, 2015 Details
Agnorisma badinodis
Pale-banded Dart
September 17, 2011 Lula Field Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States March 02, 2015 Details
Pseudohermonassa bicarnea
Pink-spotted Dart
July 17, 2012 Lula Field Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States March 02, 2015 Details
Xestia smithii
Smith's Dart
August 23, 2011 Lula Field Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States March 02, 2015 Details
Xestia normaniana
Norman's Dart
August 13, 2013 Lula Field Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States March 02, 2015 Details
Xestia dolosa
Greater Black-letter Dart
June 15, 2014 Lula Field Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States March 02, 2015 Details
Xestia c nigrum August 28, 2013 Lula Field Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States March 02, 2015 Details
Diarsia jucunda
Smaller Pinkish Dart
July 06, 2013 Lula Field Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States March 02, 2015 Details
Peridroma saucia
Variegated Cutworm Moth
November 12, 2012 Lula Field Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States March 02, 2015 Details
Pieris rapae
Cabbage White
February 28, 2015 ezeemonee Ventura County, California, United States March 02, 2015 Details
Spodoptera exigua
Beet Armyworm Moth
March 01, 2015 ezeemonee Ventura County, California, United States March 02, 2015 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
August 23, 2013 West_Chris Brookings County, South Dakota, United States March 02, 2015 Details
Speyeria idalia
Regal Fritillary
August 23, 2013 West_Chris Brookings County, South Dakota, United States March 02, 2015 Details
Limenitis arthemis astyanax
'Astyanax' Red-spotted Purple
June 22, 2014 West_Chris Brookings County, South Dakota, United States March 02, 2015 Details
Pselnophorus belfragei
Belfrage's Plume Moth
January 15, 2014 JeanEvoy De Soto County, Florida, United States March 02, 2015 Details
Undulambia polystichalis
Leatherleaf Fern Borer Moth
January 26, 2014 suedavies28 Orange County, Florida, United States March 02, 2015 Details
Pyrausta insignitalis
Dark-banded Pyrausta
October 06, 2013 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States March 02, 2015 Details
New Genus, species near Sigela March 09, 2013 JeanEvoy De Soto County, Florida, United States March 02, 2015 Details
Zale intenta April 12, 2013 Jim Eckert Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States March 01, 2015 Details
Tosale oviplagalis July 26, 2014 Bill Keim Chester County, Pennsylvania, United States March 01, 2015 Details
Feltia subterranea
Subterranean Dart Moth
February 23, 2015 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States March 01, 2015 Details
Leucania ursula
Ursula Wainscot
September 07, 2013 curtis.lehman
(Margaret Higbee)
Indiana County, Pennsylvania, United States March 01, 2015 Details
Dyspteris abortivaria
The Bad-wing
February 23, 2015 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States March 01, 2015 Details
Fumibotys fumalis September 11, 2013 curtis.lehman
(Margaret Higbee)
Indiana County, Pennsylvania, United States March 01, 2015 Details
Clemensia albata
Little White Lichen Moth
February 23, 2015 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States March 01, 2015 Details
Paectes abrostoloides
Large Paectes
February 23, 2015 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States March 01, 2015 Details
Pero morrisonaria
Morrison's Pero
May 30, 2014 curtis.lehman
(Jerry McWilliams)
Jefferson County, Pennsylvania, United States March 01, 2015 Details
Agriphila ruricolellus June 07, 2007 curtis.lehman
(Jerry McWilliams)
Forest County, Pennsylvania, United States March 01, 2015 Details
Epiblema scudderiana
Goldenrod Gall Moth
June 07, 2007 curtis.lehman
(Jerry McWilliams)
Forest County, Pennsylvania, United States March 01, 2015 Details
Metria amella
Live Oak Metria Moth
February 24, 2015 JeanEvoy De Soto County, Florida, United States March 01, 2015 Details
Idaea hilliata
Hill's Wave
February 27, 2015 JeanEvoy De Soto County, Florida, United States March 01, 2015 Details
Herpetogramma fluctuosalis
Greater Sweetpotato Webworm Moth
February 23, 2015 JeanEvoy De Soto County, Florida, United States March 01, 2015 Details
Prionoxystus robiniae
Carpenterworm Moth
February 25, 2015 JeanEvoy De Soto County, Florida, United States March 01, 2015 Details
Caloptilia stigmatella February 25, 2015 JeanEvoy De Soto County, Florida, United States March 01, 2015 Details
Macaria notata
Birch Angle
July 30, 2013 curtis.lehman
(Jerry McWilliams)
Erie County, Pennsylvania, United States March 01, 2015 Details
Pero morrisonaria
Morrison's Pero
June 11, 2007 curtis.lehman
(Jerry McWilliams)
Erie County, Pennsylvania, United States March 01, 2015 Details
Schizura leptinoides
Black-blotched Schizura
August 08, 2012 curtis.lehman
(Jerry McWilliams)
Erie County, Pennsylvania, United States March 01, 2015 Details
Darapsa choerilus (pholus)
Azalea Sphinx
February 23, 2015 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States March 01, 2015 Details
Acronicta retardata
Retarded Dagger Moth
August 08, 2012 curtis.lehman
(Jerry McWilliams)
Erie County, Pennsylvania, United States March 01, 2015 Details
Oligia fractilinea
Broken-lined Brocade
August 17, 2013 curtis.lehman
(Jerry McWilliams)
Erie County, Pennsylvania, United States March 01, 2015 Details
Actias luna
Luna moth
February 26, 2015 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States March 01, 2015 Details
Tosale oviplagalis February 28, 2015 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States March 01, 2015 Details
Amolita obliqua
Oblique Grass Moth
February 28, 2015 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States March 01, 2015 Details
Papilio polyxenes
Black Swallowtail
July 26, 2014 Nancy Witthuhn Ness County, Kansas, United States March 01, 2015 Details
Vanessa cardui
Painted Lady
August 30, 2014 Nancy Witthuhn Ness County, Kansas, United States March 01, 2015 Details
Vanessa cardui
Painted Lady
October 11, 2014 Nancy Witthuhn Ness County, Kansas, United States March 01, 2015 Details
Megalographa biloba
Bilobed Looper Moth
September 09, 2014 Sue D. L. Smith Canadian County, Oklahoma, United States March 01, 2015 Details
Depressariodes sordidella August 19, 2014 Jeff Trahan Caddo Parish, Louisiana, United States March 01, 2015 Details
Tacparia zalissaria February 23, 2015 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States February 28, 2015 Details
Heterocampa biundata
Wavy-lined Heterocampa
February 23, 2015 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States February 28, 2015 Details
Eutrapela clemataria
Curved-Toothed Geometer
February 26, 2015 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States February 28, 2015 Details
Eutrapela clemataria
Curved-Toothed Geometer
February 23, 2015 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States February 28, 2015 Details
Eutrapela clemataria
Curved-Toothed Geometer
February 23, 2015 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States February 28, 2015 Details
Eutrapela clemataria
Curved-Toothed Geometer
February 23, 2015 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States February 28, 2015 Details
Pleuroprucha insulsaria
Common Tan Wave
February 23, 2015 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States February 28, 2015 Details
Glenoides texanaria
Texas Gray
February 17, 2015 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States February 28, 2015 Details
Iodopepla u album June 07, 2013 curtis.lehman
(Jerry McWilliams)
Erie County, Pennsylvania, United States February 28, 2015 Details
Pyrgus communis
Common Checkered-Skipper
August 26, 2014 Nancy Witthuhn Ness County, Kansas, United States February 28, 2015 Details
Ectropis crepuscularia
The Small Engrailed
February 17, 2015 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States February 28, 2015 Details
Pontia protodice
Checkered White
June 28, 2014 Nancy Witthuhn Ness County, Kansas, United States February 28, 2015 Details
Pholisora catullus
Common Sootywing
August 02, 2014 Nancy Witthuhn Ness County, Kansas, United States February 28, 2015 Details
Estigmene acrea
Salt Marsh Moth or Acrea Moth
September 14, 2014 Nancy Witthuhn Ness County, Kansas, United States February 28, 2015 Details
Alypia wittfeldii
Wittfeld's Forester
February 20, 2015 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States February 28, 2015 Details
Ulolonche culea
Sheathed Quaker
June 14, 2009 Lula Field Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States February 28, 2015 Details
Leucania insueta June 23, 2013 Lula Field Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States February 28, 2015 Details
Acronicta afflicta
Afflicted Dagger Moth
June 23, 2013 Lula Field Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States February 28, 2015 Details
Acronicta afflicta
Afflicted Dagger Moth
June 20, 2010 Lula Field Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States February 28, 2015 Details
Acronicta haesitata
Hesitant Dagger Moth
June 22, 2013 Lula Field Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States February 28, 2015 Details
Ancylis subaequana June 21, 2014 Lula Field Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States February 28, 2015 Details
Zomaria interruptolineana June 21, 2014 Lula Field Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States February 28, 2015 Details
Paranthrene simulans
Hornet Clearwing
June 22, 2014 Lula Field Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States February 28, 2015 Details
Athetis tarda
The Slow Poke
August 17, 2013 curtis.lehman
(Jerry McWilliams)
Erie County, Pennsylvania, United States February 28, 2015 Details
Homadaula anisocentra
Mimosa Webworm Moth
June 22, 2013 Lula Field Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States February 28, 2015 Details
Asaphocrita aphidiella June 22, 2014 Lula Field Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States February 28, 2015 Details