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
Citheronia regalis
Royal Walnut Moth
July 22, 2014 Sarpskar Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States July 24, 2014 Details
Lymantria dispar
Gypsy Moth
July 17, 2014 Chris Blomme Ontario, Canada July 24, 2014 Details
Schinia florida
Primrose Moth
July 23, 2014 Aboover Knox County, Maine, United States July 24, 2014 Details
Apamea amputatrix
Yellow-headed Cutworm Moth
July 23, 2014 Aboover Knox County, Maine, United States July 24, 2014 Details
Harrisimemna trisignata
Harris' Three Spot
July 23, 2014 Aboover Knox County, Maine, United States July 24, 2014 Details
Eumorpha pandorus
Pandorus Sphinx
July 24, 2014 stingrayshuffle York County, Pennsylvania, United States July 24, 2014 Details
Anomis privata July 23, 2014 Pamela D. Fisher Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States July 24, 2014 Details
Eumorpha fasciatus
Banded sphinx
July 23, 2014 Myronmcgee Hardee County, Florida, United States July 24, 2014 Details
Amphion floridensis
Nessus sphinx
July 23, 2014 Englishman Hernando County, Florida, United States July 24, 2014 Details
Uresiphita reversalis
Genista Broom Moth
July 22, 2014 findpest14 Santa Cruz County, California, United States July 24, 2014 Details
Idia forbesii July 09, 2014 Michael Melchiore Bucks County, Pennsylvania, United States July 24, 2014 Details
Eacles imperialis
Imperial moth
July 20, 2014 roseanna Pulaski County, Kentucky, United States July 24, 2014 Details
Meganola phylla July 22, 2014 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States July 24, 2014 Details
Antheraea polyphemus
Polyphemus moth
July 23, 2014 jdemarco81 Montgomery County, Tennessee, United States July 24, 2014 Details
Perizoma alchemillata
Small Rivulet Moth
July 18, 2014 jollygoodyellow Nova Scotia, Canada July 24, 2014 Details
Callosamia securifera
Sweetbay silkmoth
April 26, 2014 Shaina Noggle Osceola County, Florida, United States July 24, 2014 Details
Agnippe prunifoliella June 18, 2014 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States July 24, 2014 Details
Crambus albellus
Small White Grass-veneer
June 23, 2014 Chip Krilowicz Burlington County, New Jersey, United States July 24, 2014 Details
Idaea dimidiata
Single-dotted Wave
June 22, 2014 Chip Krilowicz Camden County, New Jersey, United States July 24, 2014 Details
Idaea bonifata June 16, 2014 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States July 24, 2014 Details
Hyppa xylinoides
Common Hyppa
June 19, 2014 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada July 24, 2014 Details
Idaea dimidiata
Single-dotted Wave
June 19, 2014 Chip Krilowicz Camden County, New Jersey, United States July 24, 2014 Details
Macaria bisignata
Red-headed inchworm
June 15, 2014 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States July 24, 2014 Details
Spilosoma virginica
Virginian Tiger Moth or Yellow Woolybear Moth
June 15, 2014 Chip Krilowicz Camden County, New Jersey, United States July 24, 2014 Details
Apogeshna stenialis June 12, 2014 Chip Krilowicz Camden County, New Jersey, United States July 24, 2014 Details
Platynota labiosana April 23, 2014 Jim Eckert Santa Cruz County, Arizona, United States July 24, 2014 Details
Catabena lineolata
Five-lined Sallow
April 23, 2014 Jim Eckert Santa Cruz County, Arizona, United States July 24, 2014 Details
Pseudorgyia russula April 23, 2014 Jim Eckert Santa Cruz County, Arizona, United States July 24, 2014 Details
Hemeroplanis parallela April 21, 2014 Jim Eckert Cochise County, Arizona, United States July 24, 2014 Details
Arcobara multilineata April 24, 2014 Jim Eckert Cochise County, Arizona, United States July 24, 2014 Details
Eupithecia biedermanata April 21, 2014 Jim Eckert Cochise County, Arizona, United States July 24, 2014 Details
Hyles lineata
White-lined Sphinx
September 06, 2012 ddodd Cochise County, Arizona, United States July 24, 2014 Details
Manduca sexta
Carolina sphinx
September 08, 2012 ddodd Cochise County, Arizona, United States July 24, 2014 Details
Manduca rustica
Rustic sphinx
October 30, 2013 KimberSea Maricopa County, Arizona, United States July 24, 2014 Details
Phosphila miselioides
Spotted Phosphila
July 23, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States July 23, 2014 Details
Elaphria chalcedonia
Chalcedony Midget
July 23, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States July 23, 2014 Details
Hyalophora cecropia
Cecropia silkmoth
June 19, 2014 Collopya Hamilton County, Ohio, United States July 23, 2014 Details
Hypercompe scribonia
Great Leopard Moth
July 20, 2014 dswalker Ontario, Canada July 23, 2014 Details
Euchlaena serrata
The Saw Wing
July 12, 2014 franpope Garrett County, Maryland, United States July 23, 2014 Details
Cupido comyntas
Eastern Tailed-Blue
July 15, 2014 Mapper Johnson County, Illinois, United States July 23, 2014 Details
Eudryas unio
Pearly Wood-nymph
July 22, 2014 Aboover Knox County, Maine, United States July 23, 2014 Details
Conservula anodonta
Sharp Angle Shades
July 23, 2014 Aboover Knox County, Maine, United States July 23, 2014 Details
Conservula anodonta
Sharp Angle Shades
July 23, 2014 Aboover Knox County, Maine, United States July 23, 2014 Details
Cisseps fulvicollis
Yellow-collared Scape Moth
July 23, 2014 johngor Ontario, Canada July 23, 2014 Details
Arta statalis July 23, 2014 Chip Krilowicz Camden County, New Jersey, United States July 23, 2014 Details
Zeuzera pyrina
Leopard Moth
July 22, 2014 digginflowers Cape May County, New Jersey, United States July 23, 2014 Details
Euptoieta claudia
Variegated Fritillary
July 23, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States July 23, 2014 Details
Azenia obtusa
Obtuse Yellow
July 21, 2014 CA Ivy Adair County, Oklahoma, United States July 23, 2014 Details
Eumorpha fasciatus
Banded sphinx
July 20, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States July 23, 2014 Details
Trichodezia albovittata
White-striped Black
July 23, 2014 juliereid Ontario, Canada July 23, 2014 Details
Tosale oviplagalis July 20, 2014 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada July 23, 2014 Details
Nymphalis antiopa
Mourning Cloak
June 12, 2013 dougpa Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States July 23, 2014 Details
Urbanus proteus
Long-tailed Skipper
July 21, 2014 krancmm Brazoria County, Texas, United States July 23, 2014 Details
Eacles imperialis
Imperial moth
July 23, 2014 chrisdumpert Sussex County, New Jersey, United States July 23, 2014 Details
Nymphalis antiopa
Mourning Cloak
July 23, 2014 Cocoah83 St Joseph County, Indiana, United States July 23, 2014 Details
Eacles imperialis
Imperial moth
July 23, 2014 chasboble Howard County, Maryland, United States July 23, 2014 Details
Limenitis archippus
Viceroy
July 14, 2014 Sam Esser Ontario, Canada July 23, 2014 Details
Sphecodina abbottii
Abbott's sphinx
July 23, 2014 Chris Blomme Ontario, Canada July 23, 2014 Details
Blastobasis pulchella July 22, 2014 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States July 23, 2014 Details
Costaconvexa centrostrigaria
The Bent-line Carpet
July 22, 2014 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States July 23, 2014 Details
Scopula inductata
Soft-lined Wave
July 22, 2014 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States July 23, 2014 Details
Macaria minorata
Minor Angle Moth
July 22, 2014 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States July 23, 2014 Details
Apantesis vittata
Banded Tiger Moth
July 23, 2014 jenni_beth Middlesex County, New Jersey, United States July 23, 2014 Details
Platynota exasperatana
Exasperating Platynota
July 22, 2014 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States July 23, 2014 Details
Ectropis crepuscularia
The Small Engrailed
July 22, 2014 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States July 23, 2014 Details
Antheraea polyphemus
Polyphemus moth
July 23, 2014 Vicky Orovitz Lucas County, Ohio, United States July 23, 2014 Details
Eumorpha fasciatus
Banded sphinx
July 20, 2014 bbanbury Lancaster County, South Carolina, United States July 23, 2014 Details
Eacles imperialis
Imperial moth
July 23, 2014 SarahAudra Fulton County, Ohio, United States July 23, 2014 Details
Anisota virginiensis
Pink-striped oakworm moth
July 23, 2014 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States July 23, 2014 Details
Parapediasia teterrella
Bluegrass Webworm Moth
June 16, 2014 curtis.lehman Franklin County, Ohio, United States July 23, 2014 Details
Palthis angulalis
Dark-spotted Palthis Moth
July 22, 2014 AllisonP Jefferson County, Indiana, United States July 23, 2014 Details
Limenitis archippus
Viceroy
July 22, 2014 liz.777 Ontario, Canada July 23, 2014 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
July 23, 2014 Jennifer Jilks Ontario, Canada July 23, 2014 Details
Noctua pronuba
European Yellow Underwing
July 10, 2014 Molanic Du Page County, Illinois, United States July 23, 2014 Details
Actias luna
Luna moth
July 11, 2012 ofdewdrops Fayette County, Pennsylvania, United States July 23, 2014 Details
Thyris maculata
Spotted Thyris
July 22, 2014 treichard Howard County, Maryland, United States July 23, 2014 Details
Spragueia leo
Common Spragueia
July 22, 2014 treichard Howard County, Maryland, United States July 23, 2014 Details
Hemaris diffinis
Snowberry Clearwing
July 22, 2014 treichard Howard County, Maryland, United States July 23, 2014 Details
Hemaris thysbe
Hummingbird Clearwing
July 22, 2014 treichard Howard County, Maryland, United States July 23, 2014 Details
Actias luna
Luna moth
July 27, 2013 ofdewdrops Washington County, Pennsylvania, United States July 23, 2014 Details
Clemensia albata
Little White Lichen Moth
May 27, 2014 Shane Miller Beaver County, Pennsylvania, United States July 23, 2014 Details
Xanthorhoe ferrugata
Red Twin-spot
May 03, 2014 Shane Miller Beaver County, Pennsylvania, United States July 23, 2014 Details
Speranza pustularia
Lesser Maple Spanworm Moth
July 05, 2014 Shane Miller Beaver County, Pennsylvania, United States July 23, 2014 Details
Hypena manalis
Flowing-line Bomolocha Moth
July 06, 2014 Shane Miller Beaver County, Pennsylvania, United States July 23, 2014 Details
Campaea perlata
Pale Beauty
May 31, 2014 Shane Miller Beaver County, Pennsylvania, United States July 23, 2014 Details
Archips cerasivorana
Ugly-nest Caterpillar Moth
July 05, 2014 Shane Miller Beaver County, Pennsylvania, United States July 23, 2014 Details
Ecdytolopha insiticiana
Locust Twig Borer Moth
July 12, 2014 Bushytail3 Centre County, Pennsylvania, United States July 23, 2014 Details
Macrochilo litophora
Brown-lined Owlet Moth
July 11, 2014 Bushytail3 Centre County, Pennsylvania, United States July 23, 2014 Details
Boloria bellona
Meadow Fritillary
July 17, 2014 doris potter Ontario, Canada July 23, 2014 Details
Halysidota tessellaris
Banded Tussock Moth or Pale Tiger Moth
July 22, 2014 Englishman Hernando County, Florida, United States July 23, 2014 Details
Papilio cresphontes
Giant Swallowtail
July 21, 2014 carebear_79382 Texas, Lubbock County, United States July 23, 2014 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
July 22, 2014 routledge_SaultCollege Ontario, Canada July 23, 2014 Details
Phragmatobia fuliginosa
Ruby Tiger Moth
July 19, 2014 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada July 23, 2014 Details
Erynnis icelus
Dreamy Duskywing
June 10, 2014 soluslupus13 Ontario, Canada July 23, 2014 Details
Speyeria cybele
Great Spangled Fritillary
July 20, 2013 soluslupus13 Ontario, Canada July 23, 2014 Details
Limenitis arthemis arthemis
White Admiral
June 10, 2014 soluslupus13 Ontario, Canada July 23, 2014 Details
Speyeria cybele
Great Spangled Fritillary
August 19, 2012 soluslupus13 Ontario, Canada July 23, 2014 Details
Speyeria cybele
Great Spangled Fritillary
August 15, 2012 soluslupus13 Ontario, Canada July 23, 2014 Details
Speyeria aphrodite
Aphrodite Fritillary
July 01, 2012 soluslupus13 Ontario, Canada July 23, 2014 Details
Speyeria aphrodite
Aphrodite Fritillary
July 18, 2014 soluslupus13 Ontario, Canada July 23, 2014 Details