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
Hypena palparia
Mottled Bomolocha Moth
June 08, 2014 reutere Delaware County, New York, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Hypena manalis
Flowing-line Bomolocha Moth
June 09, 2014 reutere Delaware County, New York, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Schizura unicornis
Unicorn Caterpillar Moth
June 10, 2014 reutere Delaware County, New York, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Clostera albosigma
Sigmoid Prominent
June 08, 2014 reutere Delaware County, New York, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Hyles gallii
Bedstraw hawkmoth
June 10, 2014 reutere Delaware County, New York, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Lytrosis unitaria
Common Lytrosis
June 15, 2011 Indy Entomologist Ritchie County, West Virginia, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Malacosoma americanum
Eastern Tent Caterpillar Moth
June 15, 2011 Indy Entomologist Ritchie County, West Virginia, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Paonias myops
Small-eyed sphinx
June 11, 2014 reutere Delaware County, New York, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Paonias excaecata
Blinded sphinx
June 10, 2014 reutere Delaware County, New York, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Catocala ultronia
Ultronia Underwing
July 28, 1980 Indy Entomologist Tioga County, Pennsylvania, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Actias luna
Luna moth
June 11, 2014 reutere Delaware County, New York, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Mesoleuca ruficillata
White-ribboned Carpet Moth
June 09, 2014 reutere Delaware County, New York, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Eutrapela clemataria
Curved-Toothed Geometer
June 10, 2014 reutere Delaware County, New York, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Tetracis crocallata
Yellow Slant-line
June 11, 2014 reutere Delaware County, New York, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Lambdina fervidaria
Curve-lined Looper
June 11, 2014 reutere Delaware County, New York, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Plagodis kuetzingi
The Purple Plagodis
June 09, 2014 reutere Delaware County, New York, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Hypercompe scribonia
Great Leopard Moth
June 08, 2011 Indy Entomologist Ritchie County, West Virginia, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Cepphis armataria
Scallop Moth
June 11, 2014 reutere Delaware County, New York, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Campaea perlata
Pale Beauty
June 10, 2014 reutere Delaware County, New York, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Pero morrisonaria
Morrison's Pero
June 12, 2014 reutere Delaware County, New York, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Biston betularia
Pepper and Salt Geometer
June 12, 2014 reutere Delaware County, New York, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Eusarca confusaria
Confused Eusarca
August 31, 2013 tjrickert Armstrong County, Pennsylvania, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Ectropis crepuscularia
The Small Engrailed
June 09, 2014 reutere Delaware County, New York, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Coelostathma discopunctana
The Batman Moth
August 29, 2013 tjrickert Armstrong County, Pennsylvania, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Habrosyne gloriosa
Glorious Habrosyne
June 09, 2014 reutere Delaware County, New York, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Parapoynx maculalis June 09, 2014 reutere Delaware County, New York, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Protoboarmia porcelaria
Porcelain Gray
August 29, 2013 tjrickert Armstrong County, Pennsylvania, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Eusarca confusaria
Confused Eusarca
August 25, 2013 tjrickert Armstrong County, Pennsylvania, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Eulia ministrana
Ferruginous Eulia Moth
June 09, 2014 reutere Delaware County, New York, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Hemaris diffinis
Snowberry Clearwing
August 25, 2013 tjrickert Armstrong County, Pennsylvania, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Xestia dolosa
Greater Black-letter Dart
June 08, 2014 reutere Delaware County, New York, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Allagrapha aerea
Unspotted Looper Moth
August 25, 2013 tjrickert Armstrong County, Pennsylvania, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Ceratomia catalpae
Catalpa sphinx
August 24, 2013 tjrickert Armstrong County, Pennsylvania, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Noctua pronuba
European Yellow Underwing
August 24, 2013 tjrickert Armstrong County, Pennsylvania, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Euphyia intermediata
Sharp-angled Carpet
August 23, 2013 tjrickert Armstrong County, Pennsylvania, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Xanthorhoe ferrugata
Red Twin-spot
August 22, 2013 tjrickert Armstrong County, Pennsylvania, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Marimatha nigrofimbria
Black-bordered Lemon Moth
August 12, 2013 tjrickert Barbour County, West Virginia, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Idaea dimidiata
Single-dotted Wave
June 11, 2013 curtis.lehman
(Bill Keim)
Bucks County, Pennsylvania, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Hemaris thysbe
Hummingbird Clearwing
August 11, 2013 tjrickert Tucker County, West Virginia, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Xylomoia chagnoni June 10, 2013 curtis.lehman
(Bill Keim)
Bucks County, Pennsylvania, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Epiblema strenuana June 10, 2013 curtis.lehman
(Bill Keim)
Bucks County, Pennsylvania, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Hedya nubiferana June 12, 2013 curtis.lehman
(Bill Keim)
Bucks County, Pennsylvania, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Pyralis farinalis
Meal Moth
June 13, 2013 curtis.lehman
(Bill Keim)
Bucks County, Pennsylvania, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Bellura obliqua
Cattail Borer Moth
June 09, 2014 reutere Delaware County, New York, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Leuconycta diphteroides
Green Leuconycta
June 08, 2014 reutere Delaware County, New York, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Pseudeustrotia carneola
Pink-barred Pseudeustrotia
June 08, 2014 reutere Delaware County, New York, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Maliattha synochitis
Black-dotted Maliattha
June 08, 2014 reutere Delaware County, New York, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Hypena baltimoralis
Baltimore Bomolocha Moth
June 08, 2014 reutere Delaware County, New York, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Clemensia albata
Little White Lichen Moth
June 08, 2014 reutere Delaware County, New York, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Schizura unicornis
Unicorn Caterpillar Moth
June 08, 2014 reutere Delaware County, New York, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Dasylophia thyatiroides
Gray-Patched Prominent
June 07, 2014 reutere Delaware County, New York, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Furcula borealis
White Furcula
June 08, 2014 reutere Delaware County, New York, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Peridea ferruginea
Chocolate Prominent
June 06, 2014 reutere Delaware County, New York, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Catocala cara
Darling Underwing
September 09, 2014 JohnRoosenberg Schoharie County, New York, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Prochoerodes lineola
Large Maple Spanworm Moth
September 09, 2014 JohnRoosenberg Schoharie County, New York, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Hypena abalienalis
White-Lined Bomolocha Moth
August 23, 2014 JohnRoosenberg Schoharie County, New York, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Campaea perlata
Pale Beauty
August 23, 2014 JohnRoosenberg Schoharie County, New York, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Besma quercivoraria
Oak Besma
August 23, 2014 JohnRoosenberg Schoharie County, New York, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Macrurocampa marthesia
Mottled Prominent
January 10, 2014 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Heterocampa obliqua
Oblique Heterocampa
August 10, 2013 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Heterocampa umbrata
White-blotched Heterocampa
October 29, 2013 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Heterocampa guttivitta
Maple Prominent
March 16, 2013 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Lochmaeus bilineata
Double-lined Prominent
September 07, 2013 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Schizura ipomoeae
Morning-glory Prominent
October 21, 2013 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Crambidia pallida
Pale Lichen Moth
September 07, 2013 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Clemensia albata
Little White Lichen Moth
February 23, 2014 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Afrida ydatodes August 14, 2013 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Virbia laeta
Joyful Holomelina
July 07, 2013 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Virbia aurantiaca
Orange Holomelina
March 22, 2014 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Spilosoma virginica
Virginian Tiger Moth or Yellow Woolybear Moth
March 22, 2014 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Halysidota sp. August 27, 2013 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Patalene olyzonaria
Juniper Geometer
September 09, 2014 JohnRoosenberg Schoharie County, New York, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Pyrrharctia isabella
Isabella Tiger Moth or Banded Woolybear
September 09, 2014 JohnRoosenberg Schoharie County, New York, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Fumibotys fumalis August 31, 2014 JohnRoosenberg Albany County, New York, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Pachylia ficus
Fig sphinx
January 29, 2015 elleb Palm Beach County, Florida, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Sparganothis reticulatana
Reticulated Fruitworm Moth
May 22, 2014 Peter Homann Leon County, Florida, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Chimoptesis pennsylvaniana
Filigreed Chimoptesis
February 18, 2014 Peter Homann Leon County, Florida, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Cochylis hospes
Banded Sunflower Moth
October 20, 2014 Peter Homann Leon County, Florida, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Agriphila vulgivagella October 04, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Proteoteras aesculana July 22, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Hemaris diffinis
Snowberry Clearwing
August 08, 2014 NigelBI Washington (Block Island) County, Rhode Island, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Acronicta americana
American Dagger Moth
July 21, 2014 PisanC14 New York, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Condica vecors
Dusky Groundling
July 23, 2014 yardbird Camden County, New Jersey, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Acronicta lobeliae
Lobelia Dagger Moth
June 21, 2014 a-o Tompkins County, New York, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Xanthorhoe ferrugata
Red Twin-spot
August 02, 2011 orangemoth Essex County, New Jersey, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Trichoplusia ni
Cabbage Looper Moth
November 12, 2013 Ansel Oommen Queens County, New York, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Orgyia leucostigma
White-marked Tussock Moth
May 25, 2013 MaryAnn Friedman Okaloosa County, Florida, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Adaina ambrosiae June 06, 2013 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Ufa rubedinella June 09, 2013 Pete Williams Santa Rosa County, Florida, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Acrolophus plumifrontella May 27, 2013 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Acrolophus plumifrontella June 22, 2013 Pete Williams Santa Rosa County, Florida, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Xanthorhoe lacustrata
Toothed Brown Carpet
August 05, 2012 David Trently Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Callosamia promethea
Promethea silkmoth
June 09, 2014 reutere Delaware County, New York, United States January 29, 2015 Details
Heterophleps triguttaria
Three-spotted Fillip
June 08, 2014 reutere Delaware County, New York, United States January 29, 2015 Details
Tripudia luxuriosa July 30, 2014 Jim Eckert Santa Cruz County, Arizona, United States January 29, 2015 Details
Idaea eremiata August 03, 2014 Jim Eckert Pima County, Arizona, United States January 29, 2015 Details
Astylis biedermani July 28, 2014 Jim Eckert Cochise County, Arizona, United States January 29, 2015 Details
Dargida diffusa
Wheat Head Armyworm Moth
July 30, 2014 Jim Eckert Santa Cruz County, Arizona, United States January 29, 2015 Details
Suleima helianthana
Sunflower Bud Moth
July 30, 2014 Jim Eckert Santa Cruz County, Arizona, United States January 29, 2015 Details
Oxycnemis advena July 30, 2014 Jim Eckert Santa Cruz County, Arizona, United States January 29, 2015 Details