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
Pheosia rimosa
Black-rimmed Prominent
August 27, 2015 curtis.lehman
(Nancy Baker)
Venango County, Pennsylvania, United States September 04, 2015 Details
Datana drexelii
Drexel's Datana
September 01, 2015 Maggie W. Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, United States September 04, 2015 Details
Diathrausta sp. September 01, 2015 digginflowers Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States September 04, 2015 Details
Euxoa tessellata
Tessellate Dart
July 10, 2015 Bushytail3 Centre County, Pennsylvania, United States September 04, 2015 Details
Cercyonis sthenele
Great Basin Wood-Nymph
June 23, 2015 Josiah Gilbert San Luis Obispo County, California, United States September 03, 2015 Details
Cercyonis sthenele
Great Basin Wood-Nymph
June 23, 2015 Josiah Gilbert San Luis Obispo County, California, United States September 03, 2015 Details
Argyria critica
Straight-lined Argyria
September 03, 2015 Howell_Curtis Harrison County, Indiana, United States September 03, 2015 Details
Haematopis grataria
Chickweed Geometer
September 03, 2015 Hailee Rae De Witt County, Illinois, United States September 03, 2015 Details
Battus philenor
Pipevine Swallowtail
September 02, 2015 gpstewart Texas, United States, Williamson County September 03, 2015 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
September 02, 2015 gpstewart Texas, United States, Williamson County September 03, 2015 Details
Vanessa cardui
Painted Lady
September 02, 2015 Mzteachuh Clark County, Nevada, United States September 03, 2015 Details
Amorpha juglandis
Walnut sphinx
September 03, 2015 Susan Whitmer Jeff Davis County, Texas, United States September 03, 2015 Details
Papaipema arctivorens
Northern Burdock Borer Moth
August 31, 2015 froghavenfarm Lee County, Virginia, United States September 03, 2015 Details
Cabera erythemaria
Yellow-dusted Cream Moth
May 25, 2014 froghavenfarm Lee County, Virginia, United States September 03, 2015 Details
Papilio troilus
Spicebush Swallowtail
September 03, 2015 jitterbuggin Tuscaloosa County, Alabama, United States September 03, 2015 Details
Astraptes alardus
Frosted Flasher
September 03, 2015 rzurovec Hidalgo County, Texas, United States September 03, 2015 Details
Evergestis pallidata
Purple-backed Cabbageworm
August 29, 2015 David Trently Pike County, Pennsylvania, United States September 03, 2015 Details
Episimus argutanus August 24, 2015 Jeff Trahan Caddo Parish, Louisiana, United States September 03, 2015 Details
Heterocampa astarte September 03, 2015 Naturecoaster Hernando County, Florida, United States September 03, 2015 Details
Elasmopalpus lignosellus
Lesser Cornstalk Borer
August 22, 2015 Jeff Trahan Caddo Parish, Louisiana, United States September 03, 2015 Details
Achyra bifidalis August 22, 2015 Jeff Trahan Caddo Parish, Louisiana, United States September 03, 2015 Details
Samea baccatalis August 21, 2015 Jeff Trahan Caddo Parish, Louisiana, United States September 03, 2015 Details
Cryptothelea gloverii August 21, 2015 Jeff Trahan Caddo Parish, Louisiana, United States September 03, 2015 Details
Polyhymno luteostrigella August 20, 2015 Jeff Trahan Caddo Parish, Louisiana, United States September 03, 2015 Details
Elophila tinealis August 20, 2015 Jeff Trahan Caddo Parish, Louisiana, United States September 03, 2015 Details
Achyra bifidalis August 20, 2015 Jeff Trahan Caddo Parish, Louisiana, United States September 03, 2015 Details
Agrius cingulata
Pink-spotted hawkmoth
August 20, 2015 Jeff Trahan Caddo Parish, Louisiana, United States September 03, 2015 Details
Rectiostoma xanthobasis August 19, 2015 Jeff Trahan Caddo Parish, Louisiana, United States September 03, 2015 Details
Cyclophora packardi
Packard's Wave
August 17, 2015 Jeff Trahan Caddo Parish, Louisiana, United States September 03, 2015 Details
Achyra rantalis August 17, 2015 Jeff Trahan Caddo Parish, Louisiana, United States September 03, 2015 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
August 16, 2015 Jeff Trahan Hempstead County, Arkansas, United States September 03, 2015 Details
Euptoieta claudia
Variegated Fritillary
August 16, 2015 Jeff Trahan Hempstead County, Arkansas, United States September 03, 2015 Details
Enodia anthedon
Northern Pearly-eye
August 16, 2015 Jeff Trahan Hempstead County, Arkansas, United States September 03, 2015 Details
Cercyonis pegala
Common Wood-Nymph
August 16, 2015 Jeff Trahan Hempstead County, Arkansas, United States September 03, 2015 Details
Problema byssus
Byssus Skipper
August 15, 2015 Jeff Trahan Howard County, Arkansas, United States September 03, 2015 Details
Poanes zabulon
Zabulon Skipper
August 15, 2015 Jeff Trahan Howard County, Arkansas, United States September 03, 2015 Details
Wallengrenia otho
Southern Broken-Dash
August 15, 2015 Jeff Trahan Howard County, Arkansas, United States September 03, 2015 Details
Pyralis farinalis
Meal Moth
September 03, 2015 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada September 03, 2015 Details
Xestia smithii
Smith's Dart
September 03, 2015 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada September 03, 2015 Details
Haematopis grataria
Chickweed Geometer
September 03, 2015 Allen Belden Richmond City County, Virginia, United States September 03, 2015 Details
Cucullia intermedia
Intermediate Cucullia
September 03, 2015 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada September 03, 2015 Details
Pieris rapae
Cabbage White
September 03, 2015 ralphminer Kane County, Illinois, United States September 03, 2015 Details
Phobetron pithecium
Hag Moth
September 02, 2015 Cheri Pierce Lake County, Florida, United States September 03, 2015 Details
Conchylodes concinnalis September 02, 2015 Cheri Pierce Lake County, Florida, United States September 03, 2015 Details
Ectropis crepuscularia
The Small Engrailed
August 21, 2015 digginflowers Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States September 03, 2015 Details
Cisseps fulvicollis
Yellow-collared Scape Moth
September 03, 2015 South Laurel Laurel County, Kentucky, United States September 03, 2015 Details
Calycopis cecrops
Red-banded Hairstreak
September 02, 2015 South Laurel Laurel County, Kentucky, United States September 03, 2015 Details
Eucosma similiana August 30, 2015 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada September 03, 2015 Details
Speyeria cybele
Great Spangled Fritillary
September 03, 2015 ralphminer Kane County, Illinois, United States September 03, 2015 Details
Eumorpha fasciatus
Banded sphinx
September 01, 2015 laurab Bay County, Florida, United States September 03, 2015 Details
Actias luna
Luna moth
August 09, 2015 Rlvelte Iowa County, Wisconsin, United States September 03, 2015 Details
Papaipema arctivorens
Northern Burdock Borer Moth
August 23, 2015 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada September 03, 2015 Details
Allagrapha aerea
Unspotted Looper Moth
August 23, 2015 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada September 03, 2015 Details
Hypena manalis
Flowing-line Bomolocha Moth
August 23, 2015 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada September 03, 2015 Details
Xestia smithii
Smith's Dart
August 23, 2015 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada September 03, 2015 Details
Schinia arcigera
Arcigera Flower Moth
August 23, 2015 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada September 03, 2015 Details
Phoebis sennae
Cloudless Sulphur
September 03, 2015 ButterBelle Putnam County, Tennessee, United States September 03, 2015 Details
Speyeria cybele
Great Spangled Fritillary
August 30, 2015 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada September 03, 2015 Details
Polites peckius
Peck's Skipper
September 01, 2015 chase_d Boone County, Missouri, United States September 03, 2015 Details
Eacles imperialis
Imperial moth
September 03, 2015 Guglipm63 Porter County, Indiana, United States September 03, 2015 Details
Cydia latiferreana
Filbertworm Moth
September 01, 2015 Leslie Warren Mahoning County, Ohio, United States September 03, 2015 Details
Atalopedes campestris
Sachem
September 03, 2015 Polaris747 Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, United States September 03, 2015 Details
Atalopedes campestris
Sachem
September 03, 2015 ButterBelle Putnam County, Tennessee, United States September 03, 2015 Details
Agraulis vanillae
Gulf Fritillary
September 03, 2015 ButterBelle Putnam County, Tennessee, United States September 03, 2015 Details
Junonia coenia
Common Buckeye
September 02, 2015 Stylurus Hillsdale County, Michigan, United States September 03, 2015 Details
Polygonia comma
Eastern Comma
September 02, 2015 ButterBelle Putnam County, Tennessee, United States September 03, 2015 Details
Phaneta parmatana September 03, 2015 digginflowers Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States September 03, 2015 Details
Pediasia trisecta
Sod Webworm Moth
September 03, 2015 digginflowers Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States September 03, 2015 Details
Apamea helva
Yellow Three-spot
September 02, 2015 digginflowers Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States September 03, 2015 Details
Phyciodes tharos
Pearl Crescent
July 27, 2015 Ed Harrison Saratoga County, New York, United States September 03, 2015 Details
Eupithecia absinthiata September 03, 2015 digginflowers Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States September 03, 2015 Details
Anathix ralla
Dotted Sallow
September 03, 2015 digginflowers Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States September 03, 2015 Details
Eusarca confusaria
Confused Eusarca
September 02, 2015 Carol Thornton-Anderson Orange County, Indiana, United States September 03, 2015 Details
Phalaenophana pyramusalis
Dark-banded Owlet Moth
September 02, 2015 Howell_Curtis Harrison County, Indiana, United States September 03, 2015 Details
Caenurgina erechtea
Forage Looper Moth
August 29, 2015 David Trently Pike County, Pennsylvania, United States September 03, 2015 Details
Herpetogramma pertextalis September 02, 2015 Allen Belden Richmond City County, Virginia, United States September 03, 2015 Details
Hypagyrtis unipunctata
One-Spotted Variant
September 01, 2015 Allen Belden Richmond City County, Virginia, United States September 03, 2015 Details
Callophrys gryneus
Juniper Hairstreak
August 29, 2015 David Trently Pike County, Pennsylvania, United States September 03, 2015 Details
Caripeta divisata
Gray Spruce Looper
August 30, 2015 jollygoodyellow Nova Scotia, Canada September 03, 2015 Details
Phaneta ochroterminana
Buff-tipped Phaneta Moth
September 03, 2015 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States September 03, 2015 Details
Papaipema arctivorens
Northern Burdock Borer Moth
September 03, 2015 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States September 03, 2015 Details
Satyrium acadica
Acadian Hairstreak
July 10, 2015 John429 Washtenaw County, Michigan, United States September 03, 2015 Details
Macaria transitaria
Blurry Chocolate Angle
September 02, 2015 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States September 03, 2015 Details
Sparganothoides lentiginosana
Lentiginos Moth
September 01, 2015 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States September 03, 2015 Details
Sparganothis sulfureana
Sparganothis Fruitworm Moth
August 27, 2015 K Stilwell Tazewell County, Virginia, United States September 03, 2015 Details
Scopula limboundata
Large Lace-border
September 02, 2015 dncms Knox County, Ohio, United States September 03, 2015 Details
Apantesis nais
Nais Tiger Moth
September 01, 2015 K Stilwell Tazewell County, Virginia, United States September 03, 2015 Details
Dryocampa rubicunda
Rosy maple moth
September 01, 2015 K Stilwell Tazewell County, Virginia, United States September 03, 2015 Details
Coryphista meadii
Barberry Geometer
September 01, 2015 Joe Saunders Mercer County, West Virginia, United States September 03, 2015 Details
Lycaena hyllus
Bronze Copper
August 29, 2015 W. R. Evans Tompkins County, New York, United States September 03, 2015 Details
Colias eurytheme
Orange Sulphur
June 18, 2015 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada September 03, 2015 Details
Colias philodice
Clouded Sulphur
June 16, 2015 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada September 03, 2015 Details
Colias eurytheme
Orange Sulphur
June 16, 2015 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada September 03, 2015 Details
Coenonympha tullia
Common Ringlet
September 01, 2015 rocksnstars Oxford County, Maine, United States September 03, 2015 Details
Danaus gilippus
Queen
August 27, 2015 Boslwe Pima County, Arizona, United States September 03, 2015 Details
Apodemia palmeri
Palmer's Metalmark
August 31, 2015 Boslwe Pima County, Arizona, United States September 03, 2015 Details
Tineidae n.sp.
Undescribed Tineid Moth
June 15, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States September 03, 2015 Details
Emmelina monodactyla
Morning-glory Plume Moth
June 15, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States September 03, 2015 Details
Condica vecors
Dusky Groundling
August 22, 2015 Happyhealy Hart County, Kentucky, United States September 03, 2015 Details
Dichrorampha bittana July 09, 2015 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada September 03, 2015 Details