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
Forsebia cinis August 02, 2014 Jim Eckert Pima County, Arizona, United States October 22, 2014 Details
Manduca rustica
Rustic sphinx
August 27, 2014 Waystation1067 Fort Bend County, Texas, United States October 22, 2014 Details
Tolype velleda
Large Tolype Moth
October 21, 2014 Mike Stinson Buckingham County, Virginia, United States October 22, 2014 Details
Hyles lineata
White-lined Sphinx
July 16, 2014 Waystation1067 Fort Bend County, Texas, United States October 22, 2014 Details
Acleris negundana
Speckled Acleris Moth
June 13, 2014 Lula Field Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States October 22, 2014 Details
Rhopobota dietziana June 16, 2014 Lula Field Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States October 22, 2014 Details
Gypsonoma fasciolana June 27, 2014 Lula Field Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States October 22, 2014 Details
Eucosma dorsisignatana
Triangle-backed Eucosma
September 23, 2012 Lula Field Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States October 22, 2014 Details
Hedya ochroleucana
Off-white Hedya
July 08, 2014 Lula Field Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States October 22, 2014 Details
Hulda impudens July 06, 2014 Lula Field Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States October 22, 2014 Details
Dichomeris juncidella July 06, 2014 Lula Field Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States October 22, 2014 Details
Metzneria lappella July 24, 2014 Lula Field Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States October 22, 2014 Details
Eido trimaculella June 10, 2014 Lula Field Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States October 22, 2014 Details
Phoebis sennae
Cloudless Sulphur
October 19, 2014 roseanna McCreary County, Kentucky, United States October 22, 2014 Details
Hypena scabra
Green Cloverworm Moth
October 19, 2014 roseanna McCreary County, Kentucky, United States October 22, 2014 Details
Eurema mexicana
Mexican Yellow
October 19, 2014 sjabbey Texas, Montgomery County, United States October 22, 2014 Details
Mocis latipes
Small Mocis
October 21, 2014 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States October 22, 2014 Details
Drasteria eubapta October 18, 2014 Jay Keller Imperial County, California, United States October 22, 2014 Details
Chlorochlamys chloroleucaria
Blackberry Looper Moth
October 21, 2014 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States October 22, 2014 Details
Hylephila phyleus
Fiery Skipper
October 16, 2014 Mapper Johnson County, Illinois, United States October 22, 2014 Details
Spodoptera exigua
Beet Armyworm Moth
October 10, 2014 coreyk Clark County, Nevada, United States October 22, 2014 Details
Magusa divaricata
Orbed Narrow-wing
October 10, 2014 jeffmci9 Texas, Travis County, United States October 22, 2014 Details
Xestia dolosa
Greater Black-letter Dart
October 15, 2014 wade.deyoung Montgomery County, Maryland, United States October 22, 2014 Details
Papilio cresphontes
Giant Swallowtail
October 21, 2014 Shamanjoe Los Angeles County, California, United States October 22, 2014 Details
Papilio zelicaon
Anise Swallowtail
October 04, 2014 Lisa KM Alameda County, California, United States October 22, 2014 Details
Eacles imperialis
Imperial moth
October 13, 2014 Austin Pennington Sumter County, Florida, United States October 22, 2014 Details
Actias luna
Luna moth
October 17, 2014 Austin Pennington Sumter County, Florida, United States October 22, 2014 Details
Antheraea polyphemus
Polyphemus moth
October 16, 2014 Austin Pennington Sumter County, Florida, United States October 22, 2014 Details
Ascalapha odorata
Black Witch
July 20, 2014 Millerman7669 Pinellas County, Florida, United States October 22, 2014 Details
Hypenula cacuminalis
Long-horned Owlet
October 20, 2014 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States October 22, 2014 Details
Ephyrodes cacata October 20, 2014 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States October 22, 2014 Details
Nemoria lixaria
Red-bordered Emerald
October 20, 2014 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States October 22, 2014 Details
Macaria distribuaria October 20, 2014 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States October 22, 2014 Details
Autographa precationis
The Common Looper Moth
October 20, 2014 D. Dodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States October 22, 2014 Details
Hypena minualis
Sooty Bomolocha Moth
October 20, 2014 D. Dodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States October 22, 2014 Details
Atalopedes campestris
Sachem
November 03, 2013 Redheart Canyonlands Bandera County, Texas, United States October 22, 2014 Details
Hylephila phyleus
Fiery Skipper
October 18, 2014 Redheart Canyonlands Bandera County, Texas, United States October 22, 2014 Details
Caenurgina erechtea
Forage Looper Moth
October 20, 2014 Mike Dillon Texas, Marion County, United States October 22, 2014 Details
Phyciodes graphica
Vesta or Graphic Crescent
October 19, 2014 Raul Delgado Texas, United States, Webb County October 22, 2014 Details
Hypsopygia olinalis October 03, 2014 jeffmci9 Texas, Travis County, United States October 22, 2014 Details
Nomophila nearctica
Lucerne Moth
October 10, 2014 jeffmci9 Texas, Travis County, United States October 22, 2014 Details
Anicla infecta
Green Cutworm Moth
September 18, 2014 jeffmci9 Texas, Travis County, United States October 22, 2014 Details
Elaphria chalcedonia
Chalcedony Midget
September 24, 2014 jeffmci9 Texas, Travis County, United States October 22, 2014 Details
Spodoptera frugiperda
Fall Armyworm Moth
October 11, 2014 jeffmci9 Texas, Travis County, United States October 22, 2014 Details
Tornos scolopacinarius October 02, 2014 jeffmci9 Texas, Travis County, United States October 22, 2014 Details
Homostinea curviliniella October 09, 2014 D. Dodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States October 22, 2014 Details
Hypercompe scribonia
Great Leopard Moth
October 18, 2014 Beverly Carter Baxter County, Arkansas, United States October 22, 2014 Details
Hyles gallii
Bedstraw hawkmoth
September 16, 2014 alaskaquin Anchorage Borough, Alaska, United States October 22, 2014 Details
Historis odius
Orion
August 26, 2014 LLJohnson Dominican Republic October 22, 2014 Details
Hypanartia paullus
Antillean Mapwing
December 28, 2013 LLJohnson Dominican Republic October 22, 2014 Details
Kricogonia lyside
Lyside Sulphur
January 12, 2014 LLJohnson Dominican Republic October 22, 2014 Details
Archaeoprepona demophoon
Two-spotted Prepona
September 19, 2014 LLJohnson Dominican Republic October 22, 2014 Details
Doxocopa thoe
Hispaniolan Emperor
August 27, 2014 LLJohnson Dominican Republic October 22, 2014 Details
Martyringa latipennis August 26, 2014 treichard Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States October 22, 2014 Details
Hypagyrtis unipunctata
One-Spotted Variant
August 19, 2014 a-o Essex County, Massachusetts, United States October 22, 2014 Details
Euphyia intermediata
Sharp-angled Carpet
August 14, 2014 a-o Essex County, Massachusetts, United States October 22, 2014 Details
Herpetogramma aeglealis August 15, 2014 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States October 22, 2014 Details
Fumibotys fumalis August 15, 2014 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States October 22, 2014 Details
Apamea helva
Yellow Three-spot
August 15, 2014 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States October 22, 2014 Details
Noctua pronuba
European Yellow Underwing
August 14, 2014 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States October 22, 2014 Details
Catocala palaeogama
Oldwife Underwing
August 14, 2014 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States October 22, 2014 Details
Argyresthia oreasella
Cherry Shoot Borer
August 10, 2014 a-o Essex County, Massachusetts, United States October 22, 2014 Details
Manduca sexta
Carolina sphinx
August 03, 2014 V.v. Plymouth County, Massachusetts, United States October 22, 2014 Details
Lobocleta peralbata July 23, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States October 22, 2014 Details
Herpetogramma aeglealis July 22, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States October 22, 2014 Details
Acronicta vinnula
Delightful Dagger Moth
May 24, 2014 JHCarpenter Dorchester County, South Carolina, United States October 22, 2014 Details
Catocala neogama
The Bride
August 04, 2014 hswiseman Norfolk County, Massachusetts, United States October 22, 2014 Details
Emmelina monodactyla
Morning-glory Plume Moth
July 30, 2014 treichard Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States October 22, 2014 Details
Acronicta noctivaga
Night-wandering Dagger Moth
July 22, 2014 floracliff Fayette County, Kentucky, United States October 22, 2014 Details
Morrisonia confusa
Confused Woodgrain
July 29, 2014 a-o Essex County, Massachusetts, United States October 22, 2014 Details
Emmelina monodactyla
Morning-glory Plume Moth
July 22, 2014 floracliff Fayette County, Kentucky, United States October 22, 2014 Details
Eulogia ochrifrontella July 23, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States October 22, 2014 Details
Acronicta impleta
Yellow-haired Dagger Moth
July 22, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States October 22, 2014 Details
Tineola bisselliella
Webbing Clothes Moth
July 29, 2014 Chris Blomme Ontario, Canada October 22, 2014 Details
Blastobasis glandulella
Acorn Moth
July 07, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States October 22, 2014 Details
Martyringa latipennis July 06, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States October 22, 2014 Details
Sciota virgatella July 27, 2014 magnunc Howard County, Maryland, United States October 22, 2014 Details
Agnippe prunifoliella July 26, 2014 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada October 22, 2014 Details
Scoparia basalis July 24, 2014 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States October 22, 2014 Details
Bedellia somnulentella
Morning-glory Leafminer Moth
July 23, 2014 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States October 22, 2014 Details
Acrolophus panamae July 21, 2014 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States October 22, 2014 Details
Macaria fissinotata
Hemlock Angle
July 27, 2014 caher001 Carroll County, Maryland, United States October 22, 2014 Details
Acrolophus popeanella
Clemens' Grass Tubeworm Moth
July 27, 2014 caher001 Carroll County, Maryland, United States October 22, 2014 Details
Phalaenostola metonalis
Pale Epidelta Moth
July 27, 2014 Carol Thornton-Anderson Orange County, Indiana, United States October 22, 2014 Details
Glenoides texanaria
Texas Gray
July 05, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States October 22, 2014 Details
Palthis asopialis
Faint-spotted Palthis Moth
October 16, 2014 Carol Thornton-Anderson Orange County, Indiana, United States October 21, 2014 Details
Pilocrocis ramentalis
Scraped Pilocrocis
October 21, 2014 Jim Eckert Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States October 21, 2014 Details
Choephora fungorum
Bent-Line Dart
October 21, 2014 Keith Ewell Saline County, Illinois, United States October 21, 2014 Details
Hypena scabra
Green Cloverworm Moth
October 19, 2014 Carol Thornton-Anderson Orange County, Indiana, United States October 21, 2014 Details
Ceratomia catalpae
Catalpa sphinx
August 28, 2013 wade.deyoung Montgomery County, Maryland, United States October 21, 2014 Details
Polites vibex
Whirlabout
October 16, 2014 Mapper Johnson County, Illinois, United States October 21, 2014 Details
Vanessa virginiensis
American Lady
August 04, 2007 stephen stedman Putnam County, Tennessee, United States October 21, 2014 Details
Ennomos magnaria
Maple Spanworm
October 21, 2014 Keith Ewell Saline County, Illinois, United States October 21, 2014 Details
Harrisimemna trisignata
Harris' Three Spot
September 11, 2013 franpope Garrett County, Maryland, United States October 21, 2014 Details
Enodia anthedon
Northern Pearly-eye
August 25, 2002 stephen stedman Putnam County, Tennessee, United States October 21, 2014 Details
Enodia creola
Creole Pearly-eye
August 10, 2008 stephen stedman Putnam County, Tennessee, United States October 21, 2014 Details
Megisto cymela
Little Wood-Satyr
May 28, 2003 stephen stedman Putnam County, Tennessee, United States October 21, 2014 Details
Cyllopsis gemma
Gemmed Satyr
July 25, 2003 stephen stedman Putnam County, Tennessee, United States October 21, 2014 Details
Hermeuptychia sosybius
Carolina Satyr
August 06, 2002 stephen stedman Putnam County, Tennessee, United States October 21, 2014 Details
Atalopedes campestris
Sachem
October 21, 2014 John LeBlanc Chesterfield County, Virginia, United States October 21, 2014 Details