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
Euerythra phasma
Red-tailed Specter
April 09, 2014 Greylan Collin County, Texas, United States April 16, 2014 Details
Nymphalis antiopa
Mourning Cloak
April 14, 2014 Red Canoe Penobscot County, Maine, United States April 16, 2014 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
April 15, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Vanessa atalanta
Red Admiral
April 15, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Epargyreus clarus
Silver-spotted Skipper
April 15, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Udea rubigalis
Celery Leaftier Moth
April 15, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Phigalia denticulata
Toothed Phigalia
April 13, 2014 schmev24 Hampden County, Massachusetts, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Ectropis crepuscularia
The Small Engrailed
April 12, 2014 twcrowe Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Antheraea polyphemus
Polyphemus moth
April 15, 2014 Mandar Pingle Leon County, Florida, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Strymon melinus
Gray Hairstreak
March 27, 2014 Greylan Collin County, Texas, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Hyles lineata
White-lined Sphinx
April 15, 2014 Greylan Collin County, Texas, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Lithophane querquera
Shivering Pinion
April 13, 2014 curtis.lehman
(Margaret Higbee)
Indiana County, Pennsylvania, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Isa textula
Crowned Slug Moth
April 13, 2014 Stuart Marcus Texas, Liberty County, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Leucania multilinea
Many-lined Wainscot
June 02, 2013 LinRandolph Ashtabula County, Ohio, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Raphia abrupta
Abrupt Brother
May 29, 2013 LinRandolph Ashtabula County, Ohio, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Disclisioprocta stellata
Somber Carpet
April 15, 2014 Robert Gorman Orange County, California, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Apamea lignicolora
Wood-colored Apamea
June 21, 2010 Tom Middagh Nobles County, Minnesota, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Apamea lignicolora
Wood-colored Apamea
June 13, 1977 Tom Middagh Nobles County, Minnesota, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Apamea lignicolora
Wood-colored Apamea
July 02, 2013 Tom Middagh Nobles County, Minnesota, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Panopoda carneicosta
Brown Panopoda
April 13, 2014 Stuart Marcus Texas, Liberty County, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Dryocampa rubicunda
Rosy maple moth
April 15, 2014 tigger7075 Brunswick County, North Carolina, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Apamea lignicolora
Wood-colored Apamea
July 28, 2013 stonehollow Wright County, Minnesota, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Catocala ilia
Ilia Underwing
April 14, 2014 golemkennels Chatham County, North Carolina, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Metalectra discalis
Common Fungus Moth
July 29, 2013 stonehollow Wright County, Minnesota, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Argyrotaenia velutinana
Red Banded Leafroller Moth
April 12, 2014 Shelley Rutkin Forsyth County, North Carolina, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Phoberia atomaris
Common Oak Moth
April 11, 2014 vthaxton Madison County, Kentucky, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Anthocharis sara
Pacific Orangetip
April 14, 2014 dgluckman Jefferson County, Washington, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Pyrausta bicoloralis March 22, 2014 SmilingTroll Kershaw County, South Carolina, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Scoparia biplagialis April 13, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Elaphria georgei April 13, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Dinumma deponens April 13, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Lambdina fervidaria
Curve-lined Looper Moth
April 13, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Eupithecia miserulata April 13, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Clepsis virescana April 13, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Papilio zelicaon
Anise Swallowtail
April 13, 2014 PDunwiddie Grant County, Washington, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Pontia sisymbrii
Spring White
April 13, 2014 PDunwiddie Grant County, Washington, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Colias philodice
Clouded Sulphur
April 12, 2014 PDunwiddie Kittitas County, Washington, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Asterocampa leilia
Empress Leilia
April 13, 2014 JimConrad Texas, United States, Uvalde County April 15, 2014 Details
Mesoleuca gratulata
Half-white Carpet Moth
April 14, 2014 Adam_Stevens Snohomish County, Washington, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Hypenodes caducus
Large Hypenodes Moth
July 30, 2013 stonehollow Wright County, Minnesota, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
April 13, 2014 raffdolphin Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Celastrina echo
Echo Azure
April 13, 2014 John Barry Skamania County, Washington, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Megalopyge opercularis
Southern Flannel Moth
April 11, 2014 UrsulaV Hidalgo County, Texas, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Megalopyge opercularis
Southern Flannel Moth
April 10, 2014 UrsulaV Hidalgo County, Texas, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Xerociris wilsonii
Wilson's Wood-nymph
April 10, 2014 UrsulaV Hidalgo County, Texas, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Ethmia semilugens April 08, 2014 UrsulaV Texas, United States, Uvalde County April 15, 2014 Details
Nymphalis antiopa
Mourning Cloak
April 13, 2014 Sue Orlowski Spokane County, Washington, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Pontia sisymbrii
Spring White
April 05, 2014 Melanie Weiss Kittitas County, Washington, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Hyphantria cunea
Fall Webworm Moth
April 11, 2014 rwbenson1 Mecklenburg County, North Carolina, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Spilosoma virginica
Virginian Tiger Moth or Yellow Woolybear Moth
June 20, 2013 elise25r British Columbia, Canada April 15, 2014 Details
Noctua pronuba
European Yellow Underwing
April 12, 2014 Bobobob Spokane County, Washington, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Polygonia comma
Eastern Comma
April 12, 2014 hmclin York County, Pennsylvania, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Erynnis zarucco
Zarucco Duskywing
April 11, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Plutella xylostella
Diamondback Moth
April 11, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Nycteola metaspilella April 10, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Argyrotaenia velutinana
Red Banded Leafroller Moth
April 10, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Moodna ostrinella
Darker Moodna Moth
April 10, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Clepsis peritana
Garden Tortrix
April 10, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Dinumma deponens April 10, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Anthocharis sara
Pacific Orangetip
April 09, 2014 Chris Carvalho Klickitat County, Washington, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Dinumma deponens April 10, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Xanthorhoe defensaria April 09, 2014 jim.odonater Clark County, Washington, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Behrensia conchiformis April 10, 2014 skywatcher British Columbia, Canada April 15, 2014 Details
Pholisora catullus
Common Sootywing
March 29, 2014 Redheart Canyonlands Bandera County, Texas, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Urania boisduvalii December 27, 2013 DJHiker Pinar del Rio, Cuba April 15, 2014 Details
Mnasicles geta
Violet-frosted Skipper
October 13, 2013 tom murray Quintana Roo, Mexico April 15, 2014 Details
Cogia hippalus
Acacia Skipper
July 26, 2013 Olivier SWIFT Veracruz-Llave, Mexico April 15, 2014 Details
Feniseca tarquinius
Harvester
April 14, 2014 ms722 Davidson County, Tennessee, United States April 14, 2014 Details
Himella intractata
Intractable Quaker
April 13, 2014 Jim Eckert Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States April 14, 2014 Details
Proteoteras aesculana April 13, 2014 curtis.lehman
(Clarissa Lehman)
Centre County, Pennsylvania, United States April 14, 2014 Details
Orthosia hibisci
Speckled Green Fruitworm Moth
April 13, 2014 curtis.lehman
(Clarissa Lehman)
Centre County, Pennsylvania, United States April 14, 2014 Details
Orgyia detrita
Fir Tussock Moth
April 14, 2014 ashlau_g Duval County, Florida, United States April 14, 2014 Details
Anthocharis midea
Falcate Orangetip
April 13, 2014 desertrat21 Calhoun County, West Virginia, United States April 14, 2014 Details
Paleacrita vernata
Spring Cankerworm Moth
April 09, 2014 Tom Middagh Nobles County, Minnesota, United States April 14, 2014 Details
Orthosia hibisci
Speckled Green Fruitworm Moth
April 13, 2014 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States April 14, 2014 Details
Argyrotaenia velutinana
Red Banded Leafroller Moth
April 13, 2014 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States April 14, 2014 Details
Cerastis tenebrifera
Reddish Speckled Dart
April 13, 2014 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States April 14, 2014 Details
Mythimna unipuncta
Armyworm Moth
April 13, 2014 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States April 14, 2014 Details
Pseudexentera virginiana April 13, 2014 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States April 14, 2014 Details
Pero ancetaria
Hübner's Pero
April 13, 2014 UrsulaV Chatham County, North Carolina, United States April 14, 2014 Details
Macaria bisignata
Red-headed inchworm
April 08, 2014 UrsulaV Texas, United States, Uvalde County April 14, 2014 Details
Furcula scolopendrina
Zigzag Furcula Moth
April 06, 2014 mothraman01 San Diego County, California, United States April 14, 2014 Details
Thyris sepulchralis
Mournful Thyris
April 12, 2014 AJ Trently Decatur County, Tennessee, United States April 14, 2014 Details
Psychomorpha epimenis
Grapevine Epimenis
April 10, 2014 AJ Trently Fayette County, Tennessee, United States April 14, 2014 Details
Dryocampa rubicunda
Rosy maple moth
April 13, 2014 Donchip Berkeley County, South Carolina, United States April 14, 2014 Details
Marathyssa inficita
Dark Marathyssa Moth
April 11, 2014 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States April 14, 2014 Details
Renia fraternalis
Fraternal Renia Moth
April 12, 2014 Nancee Cobb Bay County, Florida, United States April 14, 2014 Details
Hyles lineata
White-lined Sphinx
April 12, 2014 Gravityh Ventura County, California, United States April 14, 2014 Details
Paleacrita vernata
Spring Cankerworm Moth
April 10, 2014 stonehollow Wright County, Minnesota, United States April 14, 2014 Details
Catocala ilia
Ilia Underwing
April 01, 2014 kaylee_gee St Tammany Parish, Louisiana, United States April 14, 2014 Details
Anthanassa texana
Texan Crescent
January 07, 2014 OmarAraujo Puebla, Mexico April 14, 2014 Details
Hypoprepia fucosa
Painted Lichen Moth
April 12, 2014 UrsulaV Texas, Kleberg County, United States April 13, 2014 Details
Eumorpha vitis
Vine sphinx
April 11, 2014 UrsulaV Hidalgo County, Texas, United States April 13, 2014 Details
Hyles lineata
White-lined Sphinx
April 10, 2014 UrsulaV Hidalgo County, Texas, United States April 13, 2014 Details
Paectes abrostoloides
Large Paectes
April 13, 2014 UrsulaV Chatham County, North Carolina, United States April 13, 2014 Details
Ectropis crepuscularia
The Small Engrailed
April 13, 2014 UrsulaV Chatham County, North Carolina, United States April 13, 2014 Details
Phigalia strigataria
Small Phigalia
April 13, 2014 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States April 13, 2014 Details
Cladara limitaria
Mottled Gray Carpet
April 13, 2014 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States April 13, 2014 Details
Ectropis crepuscularia
The Small Engrailed
April 13, 2014 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States April 13, 2014 Details
Orthosia revicta
Subdued Quaker
April 13, 2014 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States April 13, 2014 Details