Recently Verified Sightings

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Species Observation Date Submitter Location Verified Date
Crocigrapha normani
Norman's Quaker
April 26, 2017 disteffv Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania, United States April 29, 2017 Details
Anticlea vasiliata
Variable Carpet
April 28, 2017 ellenjones6 Essex County, New York, United States April 29, 2017 Details
Lomographa glomeraria
Gray Spring Moth
April 28, 2017 ellenjones6 Essex County, New York, United States April 29, 2017 Details
Achatia distincta
Distinct Quaker
April 26, 2017 disteffv Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania, United States April 29, 2017 Details
Epinotia sotipena
Black Dash Epinotia Moth
April 28, 2017 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada April 29, 2017 Details
Orthosia alurina
Gray Quaker
March 24, 2017 Andy Wyatt York County, Pennsylvania, United States April 29, 2017 Details
Idia aemula
Common Idia Moth
April 28, 2017 jtylerbell St Marys County, Maryland, United States April 28, 2017 Details
Nomophila nearctica
Lucerne Moth
April 28, 2017 treichard Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States April 28, 2017 Details
Alypia octomaculata
Eight-spotted Forester
April 28, 2017 treichard Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States April 28, 2017 Details
Elaphria grata
Grateful Midget
April 26, 2017 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States April 28, 2017 Details
Callophrys niphon
Eastern Pine Elfin
April 28, 2017 cblazo Franklin County, Pennsylvania, United States April 28, 2017 Details
Phalaenophana pyramusalis
Dark-banded Owlet Moth
April 27, 2017 monstermoose Montgomery County, Kentucky, United States April 28, 2017 Details
Palthis asopialis
Faint-spotted Palthis Moth
April 27, 2017 monstermoose Montgomery County, Kentucky, United States April 28, 2017 Details
Vanessa atalanta
Red Admiral
April 22, 2017 mtngirl17 Grand Traverse County, Michigan, United States April 28, 2017 Details
Orthosia revicta
Subdued Quaker
April 26, 2017 disteffv Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania, United States April 28, 2017 Details
Nymphalis antiopa
Mourning Cloak
April 28, 2017 ellenjones6 Essex County, New York, United States April 28, 2017 Details
Lycaena phlaeas
American Copper
April 28, 2017 hmclin York County, Pennsylvania, United States April 28, 2017 Details
Papilio polyxenes
Black Swallowtail
April 27, 2017 hmclin York County, Pennsylvania, United States April 28, 2017 Details
Phyciodes tharos
Pearl Crescent
April 27, 2017 hmclin York County, Pennsylvania, United States April 28, 2017 Details
Cerastis salicarum April 28, 2017 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada April 28, 2017 Details
Caenurgina crassiuscula
Clover Looper Moth
April 28, 2017 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada April 28, 2017 Details
Euthyatira pudens
Dogwood Thyatirid
April 28, 2017 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada April 28, 2017 Details
Polygonia faunus
Green Comma
April 21, 2017 hollow Jefferson County, Washington, United States April 28, 2017 Details
Polygonia comma
Eastern Comma
April 27, 2017 Anne Wills Putnam County, West Virginia, United States April 28, 2017 Details
Schizura badia
Chestnut Schizura
July 27, 2016 devjohnstone Nova Scotia, Canada April 28, 2017 Details
Paonias excaecata
Blinded sphinx
July 28, 2016 devjohnstone Nova Scotia, Canada April 28, 2017 Details
Hypoprepia fucosa
Painted Lichen Moth
July 29, 2016 devjohnstone Nova Scotia, Canada April 28, 2017 Details
Virbia laeta
Joyful Holomelina
July 31, 2016 devjohnstone Nova Scotia, Canada April 28, 2017 Details
Euthyatira pudens
Dogwood Thyatirid
April 27, 2017 CathK Albany County, New York, United States April 28, 2017 Details
Nemoria bistriaria
Red-fringed Emerald
April 26, 2017 monstermoose Montgomery County, Kentucky, United States April 28, 2017 Details
Athetis tarda
The Slow Poke
April 26, 2017 monstermoose Montgomery County, Kentucky, United States April 28, 2017 Details
Chlorochlamys chloroleucaria
Blackberry Looper Moth
April 26, 2017 monstermoose Montgomery County, Kentucky, United States April 28, 2017 Details
Phigalia strigataria
Small Phigalia
April 27, 2017 ellenjones6 Essex County, New York, United States April 28, 2017 Details
Celastrina lucia
Northern Azure
April 27, 2017 johngor Ontario, Canada April 28, 2017 Details
Orthosia transparens April 27, 2017 jvhigbee Pierce County, Washington, United States April 28, 2017 Details
Ctenucha virginica
Virginia Ctenucha
April 27, 2017 juliereid Ontario, Canada April 28, 2017 Details
Limenitis archippus
Viceroy
April 27, 2017 BJ Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States April 28, 2017 Details
Heliomata cycladata
Common Spring Moth
April 26, 2017 jtylerbell St Marys County, Maryland, United States April 28, 2017 Details
Limenitis archippus
Viceroy
April 27, 2017 BJ Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States April 28, 2017 Details
Morrisonia evicta
Bicolored Woodgrain
April 27, 2017 tomnix Tompkins County, New York, United States April 28, 2017 Details
Argyrotaenia velutinana
Red Banded Leafroller Moth
April 27, 2017 tomnix Tompkins County, New York, United States April 28, 2017 Details
Anagrapha falcifera
Celery Looper Moth
April 24, 2017 trever Marathon County, Wisconsin, United States April 28, 2017 Details
Cladara limitaria
Mottled Gray Carpet
April 25, 2017 bobscafe British Columbia, Canada April 28, 2017 Details
Vanessa atalanta
Red Admiral
April 26, 2017 Chet Gottfried Centre County, Pennsylvania, United States April 28, 2017 Details
Spodolepis substriataria April 21, 2017 bobscafe British Columbia, Canada April 28, 2017 Details
Cupido comyntas
Eastern Tailed-Blue
April 21, 2017 hmclin York County, Pennsylvania, United States April 28, 2017 Details
Lycaena phlaeas
American Copper
April 21, 2017 hmclin York County, Pennsylvania, United States April 28, 2017 Details
Erynnis baptisiae
Wild Indigo Duskywing
April 21, 2017 hmclin York County, Pennsylvania, United States April 28, 2017 Details
Lycaena phlaeas
American Copper
April 21, 2017 hmclin York County, Pennsylvania, United States April 28, 2017 Details
Spodolepis substriataria April 19, 2017 bobscafe British Columbia, Canada April 28, 2017 Details
Phigalia titea
Spiny Looper
April 15, 2017 Christine Stanke Portage County, Wisconsin, United States April 28, 2017 Details
Xanthorhoe lacustrata
Toothed Brown Carpet
April 15, 2017 Christine Stanke Portage County, Wisconsin, United States April 28, 2017 Details
Agonopterix pulvipennella April 15, 2017 Christine Stanke Portage County, Wisconsin, United States April 28, 2017 Details
Atteva aurea
Ailanthus Webworm Moth
April 18, 2017 Christine Stanke Milwaukee County, Wisconsin, United States April 28, 2017 Details
Hypena scabra
Green Cloverworm Moth
April 18, 2017 Christine Stanke Milwaukee County, Wisconsin, United States April 28, 2017 Details
Spodolepis substriataria April 17, 2017 bobscafe British Columbia, Canada April 28, 2017 Details
Phigalia titea
Spiny Looper
April 14, 2017 Christine Stanke Portage County, Wisconsin, United States April 28, 2017 Details
Acleris subnivana April 14, 2017 Christine Stanke Portage County, Wisconsin, United States April 28, 2017 Details
Cladara atroliturata
The Scribbler
April 14, 2017 Christine Stanke Portage County, Wisconsin, United States April 28, 2017 Details
Phigalia titea
Spiny Looper
April 14, 2017 Christine Stanke Portage County, Wisconsin, United States April 28, 2017 Details
Agonopterix pulvipennella April 14, 2017 Christine Stanke Portage County, Wisconsin, United States April 28, 2017 Details
Epargyreus clarus
Silver-spotted Skipper
May 22, 2014 Nick Pulcinella Chester County, Pennsylvania, United States April 28, 2017 Details
Poanes zabulon
Zabulon Skipper
September 17, 2014 Nick Pulcinella Bucks County, Pennsylvania, United States April 28, 2017 Details
Celastrina neglecta
Summer Azure
August 10, 2013 Nick Pulcinella Chester County, Pennsylvania, United States April 28, 2017 Details
Erynnis baptisiae
Wild Indigo Duskywing
April 10, 2017 cblazo Franklin County, Pennsylvania, United States April 28, 2017 Details
Dione juno
Juno Longwing
July 25, 2015 Geni Certain Michoacan de Ocampo, Mexico April 28, 2017 Details
Dione moneta
Mexican Silverspot
December 09, 2014 Geni Certain Michoacan de Ocampo, Mexico April 28, 2017 Details
Achlyodes pallida
Pale Sicklewing
December 17, 2014 Geni Certain Michoacan de Ocampo, Mexico April 28, 2017 Details
Papilio garamus
Magnificent Swallowtail
July 09, 2015 Geni Certain Michoacan de Ocampo, Mexico April 28, 2017 Details
Callophrys xami
Xami Hairstreak
March 05, 2017 Geni Certain Michoacan de Ocampo, Mexico April 28, 2017 Details
Caenurgina erechtea
Forage Looper Moth
April 26, 2017 Colin Gillette Bradford County, Pennsylvania, United States April 27, 2017 Details
Hethemia pistasciaria
Pistachio Emerald
April 26, 2017 Leslie Warren Mahoning County, Ohio, United States April 27, 2017 Details
Prionoxystus robiniae
Carpenterworm Moth
April 27, 2017 rdhealy1951@aol.com Hardin County, Kentucky, United States April 27, 2017 Details
Colobochyla interpuncta
Yellow-lined Owlet
April 26, 2017 rdhealy1951@aol.com Hart County, Kentucky, United States April 27, 2017 Details
Apantesis phalerata
Harnessed Moth
April 22, 2017 rdhealy1951@aol.com Hart County, Kentucky, United States April 27, 2017 Details
Ponometia candefacta
Olive-shaded Bird-dropping Moth
April 21, 2017 rdhealy1951@aol.com Hart County, Kentucky, United States April 27, 2017 Details
Lacinipolia explicata
Explicit Arches
April 21, 2017 rdhealy1951@aol.com Hart County, Kentucky, United States April 27, 2017 Details
Hyphantria cunea
Fall Webworm Moth
April 21, 2017 rdhealy1951@aol.com Hart County, Kentucky, United States April 27, 2017 Details
Clydonopteron sacculana April 21, 2017 rdhealy1951@aol.com Hart County, Kentucky, United States April 27, 2017 Details
Palthis asopialis
Faint-spotted Palthis Moth
April 20, 2017 rdhealy1951@aol.com Hart County, Kentucky, United States April 27, 2017 Details
Hypena palparia
Mottled Bomolocha Moth
April 20, 2017 rdhealy1951@aol.com Hart County, Kentucky, United States April 27, 2017 Details
Parapediasia teterrella
Bluegrass Webworm Moth
April 20, 2017 rdhealy1951@aol.com Hart County, Kentucky, United States April 27, 2017 Details
Himella fidelis
Intractable Quaker
April 25, 2017 Tom Middagh Nobles County, Minnesota, United States April 27, 2017 Details
Pyrrharctia isabella
Isabella Tiger Moth or Banded Woolybear
April 20, 2017 rdhealy1951@aol.com Hart County, Kentucky, United States April 27, 2017 Details
Paonias astylus
Huckleberry sphinx
April 27, 2017 jtylerbell St Marys County, Maryland, United States April 27, 2017 Details
Zale phaeocapna April 26, 2017 Allen Belden Richmond City County, Virginia, United States April 27, 2017 Details
Phoberia atomaris
Common Oak Moth
April 27, 2017 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada April 27, 2017 Details
Achatia distincta
Distinct Quaker
April 27, 2017 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada April 27, 2017 Details
Feralia major
Major Sallow
April 27, 2017 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada April 27, 2017 Details
Eupithecia ravocastaliata
Tawny Pug Moth
April 27, 2017 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada April 27, 2017 Details
Psaphida rolandi
Roland's Sallow
April 27, 2017 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada April 27, 2017 Details
Cleora sublunaria
Double-lined Gray
April 26, 2017 tomnix Tompkins County, New York, United States April 27, 2017 Details
Mocis disseverans
Yellow Mocis
April 20, 2017 JeanEvoy De Soto County, Florida, United States April 27, 2017 Details
Hypena degesalis April 16, 2017 JeanEvoy De Soto County, Florida, United States April 27, 2017 Details
Erynnis brizo
Sleepy Duskywing
April 24, 2017 diwalks2 San Diego County, California, United States April 27, 2017 Details
Anthocharis sara
Pacific Orangetip
April 22, 2017 Kristie Nelson Mono County, California, United States April 27, 2017 Details
Euphydryas chalcedona
Chalcedon Checkerspot
April 23, 2017 Ribbonweaver Santa Barbara County, California, United States April 27, 2017 Details
Hemaris thysbe
Hummingbird Clearwing
April 26, 2017 Stuart and Crystal Starcher Roane County, West Virginia, United States April 26, 2017 Details
Malacosoma americanum
Eastern Tent Caterpillar Moth
April 26, 2017 Jazonlee Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States April 26, 2017 Details
Elaphria versicolor
Variegated Midget
April 25, 2017 pbedell Chesterfield County, Virginia, United States April 26, 2017 Details