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
Limenitis arthemis astyanax
'Astyanax' Red-spotted Purple
August 17, 2014 NigelBI Washington (Block Island) County, Rhode Island, United States August 22, 2014 Details
Eumorpha fasciatus
Banded sphinx
August 20, 2014 Karlene Jacobs Broward County, Florida, United States August 22, 2014 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
August 22, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States August 22, 2014 Details
Galasa nigrinodis August 21, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States August 22, 2014 Details
Synchlora frondaria
Southern Emerald
August 20, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States August 22, 2014 Details
Synchlora frondaria
Southern Emerald
August 11, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States August 22, 2014 Details
Limenitis archippus
Viceroy
August 18, 2014 digginflowers Seneca County, New York, United States August 22, 2014 Details
Ancyloxypha numitor
Least Skipper
August 18, 2014 digginflowers Seneca County, New York, United States August 22, 2014 Details
Synchlora frondaria
Southern Emerald
August 05, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States August 22, 2014 Details
Limenitis arthemis arthemis
White Admiral
August 18, 2014 digginflowers Seneca County, New York, United States August 22, 2014 Details
Synchlora frondaria
Southern Emerald
August 01, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States August 22, 2014 Details
Chlorochlamys chloroleucaria
Blackberry Looper Moth
August 22, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States August 22, 2014 Details
Apatelodes torrefacta
Spotted Apatelodes Moth
August 22, 2014 pnybird Passaic County, New Jersey, United States August 22, 2014 Details
Papilio cresphontes
Giant Swallowtail
August 22, 2014 genealogygenie Miami County, Kansas, United States August 22, 2014 Details
Polygonia interrogationis
Question Mark
August 21, 2014 juliereid Ontario, Canada August 22, 2014 Details
Sitochroa palealis August 22, 2014 juliereid Ontario, Canada August 22, 2014 Details
Euchaetes egle
Milkweed Tussock Moth or Milkweed Tiger Moth
August 22, 2014 mbruno Orange County, New York, United States August 22, 2014 Details
Caenurgina crassiuscula
Clover Looper Moth
August 02, 2014 Steve Barnes Knox County, Maine, United States August 22, 2014 Details
Dyspteris abortivaria
The Bad-wing
August 22, 2014 juliereid Ontario, Canada August 22, 2014 Details
Limenitis archippus
Viceroy
July 07, 2014 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada August 22, 2014 Details
Caenurgina crassiuscula
Clover Looper Moth
August 01, 2014 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada August 22, 2014 Details
Melipotis jucunda
Merry Melipotis
June 20, 2014 coreyk Clark County, Nevada, United States August 22, 2014 Details
Plataea trilinearia
Sagebrush Girdle Moth
June 20, 2014 coreyk Clark County, Nevada, United States August 22, 2014 Details
Nerice bidentata
Double-toothed Prominent
August 01, 2014 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada August 22, 2014 Details
Ennomos magnaria
Maple Spanworm
August 01, 2014 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada August 22, 2014 Details
Euphyia intermediata
Sharp-angled Carpet
July 31, 2014 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada August 22, 2014 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
August 22, 2014 kolsh001 Iberia Parish, Louisiana, United States August 22, 2014 Details
Enodia anthedon
Northern Pearly-eye
July 31, 2014 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada August 22, 2014 Details
Colias philodice
Clouded Sulphur
July 31, 2014 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada August 22, 2014 Details
Aglais milberti
Milbert's Tortoiseshell
July 31, 2014 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada August 22, 2014 Details
Hydrelia inornata August 06, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States August 22, 2014 Details
Vanessa cardui
Painted Lady
July 31, 2014 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada August 22, 2014 Details
Limenitis archippus
Viceroy
July 31, 2014 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada August 22, 2014 Details
Papilio polyxenes
Black Swallowtail
July 31, 2014 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada August 22, 2014 Details
Papilio polyxenes
Black Swallowtail
July 31, 2014 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada August 22, 2014 Details
Papilio polyxenes
Black Swallowtail
July 31, 2014 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada August 22, 2014 Details
Aglais milberti
Milbert's Tortoiseshell
July 31, 2014 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada August 22, 2014 Details
Limenitis archippus
Viceroy
July 26, 2014 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada August 22, 2014 Details
Hemaris diffinis
Snowberry Clearwing
August 21, 2014 rwofchuck Rockingham County, New Hampshire, United States August 22, 2014 Details
Nathalis iole
Dainty Sulphur
August 19, 2014 John Wilson Socorro County, New Mexico, United States August 22, 2014 Details
Conchylodes ovulalis August 21, 2014 digginflowers Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States August 22, 2014 Details
Ogdoconta cinereola
Common Pinkband
August 21, 2014 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States August 22, 2014 Details
Synchlora aerata
Wavy-Lined Emerald
August 21, 2014 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States August 22, 2014 Details
Tetanolita floridana
Florida Tetanolita Moth
August 21, 2014 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States August 22, 2014 Details
Rudenia leguminana
Black-tipped Rudenia Moth
August 21, 2014 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States August 22, 2014 Details
Polites peckius
Peck's Skipper
August 22, 2014 Mary Franceline Malone Bucks County, Pennsylvania, United States August 22, 2014 Details
Atalopedes campestris
Sachem
August 22, 2014 Mary Franceline Malone Bucks County, Pennsylvania, United States August 22, 2014 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
August 20, 2014 cahill@graysoncable.com Grayson County, Texas, United States August 22, 2014 Details
Besma quercivoraria
Oak Besma
August 22, 2014 treichard Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States August 22, 2014 Details
Battus philenor
Pipevine Swallowtail
August 20, 2014 stomlins701 Leon County, Florida, United States August 22, 2014 Details
Phoebis sennae
Cloudless Sulphur
August 20, 2014 stomlins701 Leon County, Florida, United States August 22, 2014 Details
Heliconius charithonia
Zebra Heliconian
August 20, 2014 stomlins701 Leon County, Florida, United States August 22, 2014 Details
Epargyreus clarus
Silver-spotted Skipper
August 20, 2014 stomlins701 Leon County, Florida, United States August 22, 2014 Details
Vanessa cardui
Painted Lady
August 20, 2014 stomlins701 Leon County, Florida, United States August 22, 2014 Details
Heliconius charithonia
Zebra Heliconian
August 20, 2014 stomlins701 Leon County, Florida, United States August 22, 2014 Details
Papilio polyxenes
Black Swallowtail
August 20, 2014 stomlins701 Leon County, Florida, United States August 22, 2014 Details
Papilio cresphontes
Giant Swallowtail
August 20, 2014 stomlins701 Leon County, Florida, United States August 22, 2014 Details
Papilio troilus
Spicebush Swallowtail
August 20, 2014 stomlins701 Leon County, Florida, United States August 22, 2014 Details
Urbanus proteus
Long-tailed Skipper
August 20, 2014 stomlins701 Leon County, Florida, United States August 22, 2014 Details
Hylephila phyleus
Fiery Skipper
August 20, 2014 stomlins701 Leon County, Florida, United States August 22, 2014 Details
Heliconius charithonia
Zebra Heliconian
August 17, 2014 stomlins701 Leon County, Florida, United States August 22, 2014 Details
Galgula partita
The Wedgling
August 21, 2014 Carol Thornton-Anderson Orange County, Indiana, United States August 22, 2014 Details
Amphipyra pyramidoides
Copper Underwing
July 18, 2014 Rangertsp Davidson County, Tennessee, United States August 22, 2014 Details
Nomophila nearctica
Lucerne Moth
August 21, 2014 MelindaM Warrick County, Indiana, United States August 22, 2014 Details
Actias luna
Luna moth
August 21, 2014 Saul1432 Prince William County, Virginia, United States August 22, 2014 Details
Nomophila nearctica
Lucerne Moth
August 10, 2014 Carol Thornton-Anderson Edgar County, Illinois, United States August 22, 2014 Details
Acrolophus popeanella
Clemens' Grass Tubeworm Moth
August 09, 2014 Rangertsp Warren County, Tennessee, United States August 22, 2014 Details
Metalectra discalis
Common Fungus Moth
August 21, 2014 caher001 Carroll County, Maryland, United States August 22, 2014 Details
Lithacodia musta
Small Mossy Lithacodia
August 09, 2014 Rangertsp Warren County, Tennessee, United States August 22, 2014 Details
Macaria pinistrobata August 21, 2014 caher001 Carroll County, Maryland, United States August 22, 2014 Details
Anagrapha falcifera
Celery Looper Moth
August 10, 2014 Carol Thornton-Anderson Edgar County, Illinois, United States August 22, 2014 Details
Apamea amputatrix
Yellow-headed Cutworm Moth
August 02, 2014 AllenRatz Yancey County, North Carolina, United States August 22, 2014 Details
Nemapogon angulifasciella August 19, 2014 yardbird Camden County, New Jersey, United States August 22, 2014 Details
Haematopis grataria
Chickweed Geometer
August 10, 2014 Carol Thornton-Anderson Edgar County, Illinois, United States August 22, 2014 Details
Anatrytone logan
Delaware Skipper
August 10, 2014 Carol Thornton-Anderson Edgar County, Illinois, United States August 22, 2014 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
August 10, 2014 Carol Thornton-Anderson Edgar County, Illinois, United States August 22, 2014 Details
Pieris rapae
Cabbage White
August 10, 2014 Carol Thornton-Anderson Edgar County, Illinois, United States August 22, 2014 Details
Vanessa cardui
Painted Lady
August 10, 2014 Carol Thornton-Anderson Edgar County, Illinois, United States August 22, 2014 Details
Colias eurytheme
Orange Sulphur
August 10, 2014 Carol Thornton-Anderson Edgar County, Illinois, United States August 22, 2014 Details
Orthonama obstipata
The Gem
August 19, 2014 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States August 22, 2014 Details
Vanessa atalanta
Red Admiral
August 21, 2014 CatWhat Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada August 22, 2014 Details
Lapara coniferarum
Southern pine sphinx
July 26, 2013 rosenthal.k Fairfax County, Virginia, United States August 22, 2014 Details
Scoliopteryx libatrix
The Herald
August 26, 2013 rosenthal.k Fairfax County, Virginia, United States August 22, 2014 Details
Scoliopteryx libatrix
The Herald
September 13, 2013 rosenthal.k Fairfax County, Virginia, United States August 22, 2014 Details
Celiptera frustulum
Black Bit Moth
August 23, 2013 rosenthal.k Fairfax County, Virginia, United States August 22, 2014 Details
Rheumaptera prunivorata
Ferguson's Scallop Shell
June 13, 2014 franpope Garrett County, Maryland, United States August 22, 2014 Details
Cydia latiferreana
Filbertworm Moth
August 20, 2014 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States August 22, 2014 Details
Macrochilo hypocritalis August 20, 2014 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States August 22, 2014 Details
Peridea angulosa
Angulose Prominent
August 20, 2014 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States August 22, 2014 Details
Peridea angulosa
Angulose Prominent
August 20, 2014 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States August 22, 2014 Details
Melanolophia canadaria
Canadian melanolophia
August 20, 2014 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States August 22, 2014 Details
Capis curvata
Curved Halter Moth
May 22, 2013 stormyeyes99 Sussex County, New Jersey, United States August 22, 2014 Details
Elophila icciusalis August 20, 2014 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States August 22, 2014 Details
Metria amella
Live Oak Metria Moth
August 20, 2014 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States August 22, 2014 Details
Anageshna primordialis August 03, 2014 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States August 22, 2014 Details
Peridea angulosa
Angulose Prominent
July 24, 2014 gldearman Jefferson County, Florida, United States August 22, 2014 Details
Sciota uvinella
Sweetgum Leafroller Moth
August 13, 2014 Sheryl Johnson Chester County, Pennsylvania, United States August 22, 2014 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
August 15, 2014 missjohnson Erie County, Ohio, United States August 22, 2014 Details
Elophila nebulosalis
Nebulous Munroessa
August 16, 2014 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States August 22, 2014 Details
Isa textula
Crowned Slug Moth
July 12, 2014 Bushytail3 Centre County, Pennsylvania, United States August 22, 2014 Details