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 Datesort icon
Aristotelia corallina August 03, 2014 Jim Eckert Pima County, Arizona, United States October 29, 2014 Details
Grammia virgo
Virgin Tiger Moth
July 05, 2010 erikamit Merrimack County, New Hampshire, United States October 29, 2014 Details
Actias luna
Luna moth
June 11, 2011 erikamit Merrimack County, New Hampshire, United States October 29, 2014 Details
Eumorpha fasciatus
Banded sphinx
September 14, 2014 haczech Jackson County, Alabama, United States October 29, 2014 Details
Packardia geminata
Jeweled Tailed Slug Moth
June 21, 2014 curtis.lehman Armstrong County, Pennsylvania, United States October 29, 2014 Details
Scoparia biplagialis June 20, 2014 curtis.lehman Crawford County, Pennsylvania, United States October 29, 2014 Details
Phosphila turbulenta
Turbulent Phosphila
October 27, 2014 Lynn Cremona Ocean County, New Jersey, United States October 29, 2014 Details
Xestia dolosa
Greater Black-letter Dart
June 21, 2014 curtis.lehman Clarion County, Pennsylvania, United States October 29, 2014 Details
Xestia dolosa
Greater Black-letter Dart
June 21, 2014 curtis.lehman Armstrong County, Pennsylvania, United States October 29, 2014 Details
Dichordophora phoenix
Phoenix Emerald Moth
October 23, 2014 coreyk Lincoln County, Nevada, United States October 29, 2014 Details
Plagodis serinaria
Lemon Plagodis
June 20, 2014 curtis.lehman Crawford County, Pennsylvania, United States October 29, 2014 Details
Chlorosea nevadaria July 15, 2014 J_Martineau Carbon County, Wyoming, United States October 29, 2014 Details
Acrolophus morus October 14, 2014 curtis.lehman Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States October 29, 2014 Details
Sphinx asellus
Asella sphinx
July 15, 2014 J_Martineau Carbon County, Wyoming, United States October 29, 2014 Details
Drasteria petricola July 08, 2014 J_Martineau Sheridan County, Wyoming, United States October 29, 2014 Details
Spargaloma sexpunctata
Six-spotted Gray Moth
July 08, 2014 J_Martineau Sheridan County, Wyoming, United States October 29, 2014 Details
Erynnis persius
Persius Duskywing
July 08, 2014 J_Martineau Sheridan County, Wyoming, United States October 29, 2014 Details
Plebejus acmon
Acmon Blue
July 08, 2014 J_Martineau Sheridan County, Wyoming, United States October 29, 2014 Details
Speyeria coronis
Coronis Fritillary
July 08, 2014 J_Martineau Wyoming, United States October 29, 2014 Details
Amblyscirtes vialis
Common Roadside-Skipper
July 08, 2014 J_Martineau Sheridan County, Wyoming, United States October 29, 2014 Details
Thymelicus lineola
European Skipper
July 08, 2014 J_Martineau Sheridan County, Wyoming, United States October 29, 2014 Details
Scopula limboundata
Large Lace-border
July 08, 2014 J_Martineau Sheridan County, Wyoming, United States October 29, 2014 Details
Strymon melinus
Gray Hairstreak
July 08, 2014 J_Martineau Sheridan County, Wyoming, United States October 29, 2014 Details
Epargyreus clarus
Silver-spotted Skipper
July 08, 2014 J_Martineau Sheridan County, Wyoming, United States October 29, 2014 Details
Speyeria hydaspe
Hydaspe Fritillary
July 08, 2014 J_Martineau Sheridan County, Wyoming, United States October 29, 2014 Details
Speyeria aphrodite
Aphrodite Fritillary
July 08, 2014 J_Martineau Sheridan County, Wyoming, United States October 29, 2014 Details
Speyeria mormonia
Mormon Fritillary
July 08, 2014 J_Martineau Sheridan County, Wyoming, United States October 29, 2014 Details
Chlosyne palla
Northern Checkerspot
July 08, 2014 J_Martineau Sheridan County, Wyoming, United States October 29, 2014 Details
Hemaris diffinis
Snowberry Clearwing
July 08, 2014 J_Martineau Sheridan County, Wyoming, United States October 29, 2014 Details
Erynnis icelus
Dreamy Duskywing
July 08, 2014 J_Martineau Sheridan County, Wyoming, United States October 29, 2014 Details
Plebejus acmon
Acmon Blue
July 05, 2014 J_Martineau Sheridan County, Wyoming, United States October 29, 2014 Details
Phyciodes pulchella
Field Crescent
July 05, 2014 J_Martineau Sheridan County, Wyoming, United States October 29, 2014 Details
Euchlaena madusaria July 05, 2014 J_Martineau Sheridan County, Wyoming, United States October 29, 2014 Details
Euxoa auxiliaris
Army Cutworm
July 05, 2014 J_Martineau Sheridan County, Wyoming, United States October 29, 2014 Details
Macaria ponderosae July 06, 2014 J_Martineau Sheridan County, Wyoming, United States October 29, 2014 Details
Condica sutor
The Cobbler
October 28, 2014 curtis.lehman Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States October 29, 2014 Details
Lymantria dispar
Gypsy Moth
August 04, 2010 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada October 29, 2014 Details
Nomophila nearctica
Lucerne Moth
June 16, 2014 curtis.lehman Licking County, Ohio, United States October 29, 2014 Details
Urola nivalis
Snowy Urola
October 25, 2014 bluebird264 Collier County, Florida, United States October 29, 2014 Details
Pyrausta tyralis
Coffee-loving Pyrausta
October 25, 2014 bluebird264 Collier County, Florida, United States October 29, 2014 Details
Vanessa cardui
Painted Lady
October 28, 2014 Ralph S. Carlson Los Angeles County, California, United States October 29, 2014 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
October 28, 2014 Ralph S. Carlson Los Angeles County, California, United States October 29, 2014 Details
Agrius cingulata
Pink-spotted hawkmoth
October 28, 2014 Trishnkaty Harris County, Texas, United States October 29, 2014 Details
Hypena scabra
Green Cloverworm Moth
October 27, 2014 Carol Thornton-Anderson Orange County, Indiana, United States October 29, 2014 Details
Acrolophus popeanella
Clemens' Grass Tubeworm Moth
July 15, 2014 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States October 29, 2014 Details
Dichomeris flavocostella
Cream-bordered Dichomeris Moth
June 16, 2014 ozcomomoths Ozark County, Missouri, United States October 29, 2014 Details
Junonia coenia
Common Buckeye
October 26, 2014 Doug Bruce Anderson County, Tennessee, United States October 29, 2014 Details
Erynnis baptisiae
Wild Indigo Duskywing
October 26, 2014 Doug Bruce Anderson County, Tennessee, United States October 29, 2014 Details
Hylephila phyleus
Fiery Skipper
October 26, 2014 Doug Bruce Anderson County, Tennessee, United States October 29, 2014 Details
Colias eurytheme
Orange Sulphur
October 26, 2014 Doug Bruce Anderson County, Tennessee, United States October 29, 2014 Details
Sciota virgatella August 29, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States October 29, 2014 Details
Sabulodes aegrotata October 18, 2014 CrazyDogLady Jefferson County, Washington, United States October 29, 2014 Details
Xanthotype urticaria
False Crocus Geometer
August 24, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States October 29, 2014 Details
Scopula limboundata
Large Lace-border
September 02, 2014 dncms Knox County, Ohio, United States October 29, 2014 Details
Phalaenophana pyramusalis
Dark-banded Owlet Moth
August 17, 2014 dendroica5 Franklin County, Massachusetts, United States October 29, 2014 Details
Xanthotype sospeta
Crocus Geometer
August 19, 2014 caher001 Carroll County, Maryland, United States October 29, 2014 Details
Xanthotype sospeta
Crocus Geometer
August 17, 2014 joshhill Monroe County, Indiana, United States October 29, 2014 Details
Herpetogramma pertextalis August 14, 2014 a-o Essex County, Massachusetts, United States October 29, 2014 Details
Galgula partita
The Wedgling
August 15, 2014 emmyaward Kane County, Illinois, United States October 29, 2014 Details
Acrolophus popeanella
Clemens' Grass Tubeworm Moth
August 13, 2014 MelindaM Warrick County, Indiana, United States October 29, 2014 Details
Lomographa vestaliata
White Spring Moth
August 13, 2014 Carol Thornton-Anderson Orange County, Indiana, United States October 29, 2014 Details
Macaria minorata
Minor Angle Moth
August 11, 2014 a-o Essex County, Massachusetts, United States October 29, 2014 Details
Catocala vidua
The Widow
August 09, 2014 bashfulyeti Logan County, Ohio, United States October 29, 2014 Details
Acrobasis angusella August 09, 2014 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States October 29, 2014 Details
Homochlodes fritillaria
Pale Homochlodes
August 06, 2014 dendroica5 Franklin County, Massachusetts, United States October 29, 2014 Details
Ceratomia amyntor
Elm sphinx
August 07, 2014 trkusiowski Mahoning County, Ohio, United States October 29, 2014 Details
Acrolophus morus July 22, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States October 29, 2014 Details
Hypagyrtis unipunctata
One-Spotted Variant
May 24, 2014 JHCarpenter Dorchester County, South Carolina, United States October 29, 2014 Details
Zanclognatha protumnusalis May 23, 2014 JHCarpenter Dorchester County, South Carolina, United States October 29, 2014 Details
Ostrinia penitalis July 11, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States October 29, 2014 Details
Hemaris thysbe
Hummingbird Clearwing
July 24, 2014 Arielle1838 Lake County, Indiana, United States October 29, 2014 Details
Acrolophus popeanella
Clemens' Grass Tubeworm Moth
July 18, 2014 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States October 29, 2014 Details
Acrolophus popeanella
Clemens' Grass Tubeworm Moth
July 17, 2014 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States October 29, 2014 Details
Tebenna gnaphaliella
Everlasting Tebenna Moth
July 14, 2014 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States October 29, 2014 Details
Acrolophus popeanella
Clemens' Grass Tubeworm Moth
July 19, 2014 Bill Hubick Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States October 29, 2014 Details
Acrolophus popeanella
Clemens' Grass Tubeworm Moth
July 15, 2014 M.Marshall Baltimore County, Maryland, United States October 29, 2014 Details
Erynnis icelus
Dreamy Duskywing
April 01, 2009 roseanna McCreary County, Kentucky, United States October 29, 2014 Details
Polygonia interrogationis
Question Mark
July 13, 2014 Cub21rak Lake County, Indiana, United States October 29, 2014 Details
Scopula junctaria
Simple Wave
June 28, 2014 treichard Montgomery County, Maryland, United States October 29, 2014 Details
Spargaloma sexpunctata
Six-spotted Gray Moth
June 28, 2014 treichard Montgomery County, Maryland, United States October 29, 2014 Details
Caenurgina erechtea
Forage Looper Moth
June 28, 2014 treichard Montgomery County, Maryland, United States October 29, 2014 Details
Celastrina neglecta
Summer Azure
July 12, 2014 tomfishburn Richland County, Ohio, United States October 29, 2014 Details
Anania coronata July 06, 2014 a-o Essex County, Massachusetts, United States October 29, 2014 Details
Lithophane lemmeri May 26, 2014 jack.c.koch Rutherford County, North Carolina, United States October 29, 2014 Details
Spodoptera ornithogalli
Yellow-striped Armyworm Moth
July 13, 2014 smeyer McCracken County, Kentucky, United States October 29, 2014 Details
Agonopterix curvilineella October 27, 2014 Carol Thornton-Anderson Orange County, Indiana, United States October 28, 2014 Details
Sericaglaea signata
Variable Sallow
October 23, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States October 28, 2014 Details
Palthis asopialis
Faint-spotted Palthis Moth
October 27, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States October 28, 2014 Details
Sunira bicolorago
Bicolored Sallow
October 27, 2014 Carol Thornton-Anderson Orange County, Indiana, United States October 28, 2014 Details
Schinia florida
Primrose Moth
July 29, 2013 erikamit Merrimack County, New Hampshire, United States October 28, 2014 Details
Metaxaglaea inulta
Unsated Sallow
October 28, 2014 K Stilwell Tazewell County, Virginia, United States October 28, 2014 Details
Protodeltote muscosula
Large Mossy Lithacodia
June 16, 2014 curtis.lehman Licking County, Ohio, United States October 28, 2014 Details
Evergestis pallidata
Purple-backed Cabbageworm
June 16, 2014 curtis.lehman Licking County, Ohio, United States October 28, 2014 Details
Hylephila phyleus
Fiery Skipper
October 28, 2014 Redheart Canyonlands Bandera County, Texas, United States October 28, 2014 Details
Phoebis agarithe
Large Orange Sulphur
October 28, 2014 Redheart Canyonlands Bandera County, Texas, United States October 28, 2014 Details
Pontia protodice
Checkered White
October 23, 2014 coreyk Clark County, Nevada, United States October 28, 2014 Details
Harrisina americana
Grapeleaf Skeletonizer Moth
July 12, 2014 curtis.lehman Allegany County, Maryland, United States October 28, 2014 Details
Hyperaeschra georgica
Georgian Prominent
July 12, 2014 curtis.lehman Allegany County, Maryland, United States October 28, 2014 Details
Udea rubigalis
Celery Leaftier Moth
October 28, 2014 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States October 28, 2014 Details
Papaipema inquaesita
Sensitive Fern Borer Moth
October 06, 1997 curtis.lehman
(Steven Johnson)
Sullivan County, Pennsylvania, United States October 28, 2014 Details