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
Cochylis hoffmanana
Hoffman's Cochlid Moth
September 05, 2014 klebo Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States September 23, 2014 Details
Lophocampa caryae
Hickory Tussock Moth or Hickory Tiger Moth
September 22, 2014 Miama13 Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States September 23, 2014 Details
Prionoxystus robiniae
Carpenterworm Moth
June 14, 2014 Mike Stinson Buckingham County, Virginia, United States September 23, 2014 Details
Antheraea polyphemus
Polyphemus moth
September 23, 2014 Saphy24 St Tammany Parish, Louisiana, United States September 23, 2014 Details
Erynnis baptisiae
Wild Indigo Duskywing
August 04, 2013 Doug Bruce Macon County, Tennessee, United States September 23, 2014 Details
Papilio troilus
Spicebush Swallowtail
August 10, 2014 DROBBINS Delaware County, Pennsylvania, United States September 23, 2014 Details
Papilio troilus
Spicebush Swallowtail
August 10, 2014 DROBBINS Delaware County, Pennsylvania, United States September 23, 2014 Details
Vanessa cardui
Painted Lady
September 21, 2014 maria.hoffman6@gmail.com Suffolk County, New York, United States September 23, 2014 Details
Parapediasia decorella September 18, 2014 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States September 23, 2014 Details
Polygrammate hebraeicum
The Hebrew
September 21, 2014 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States September 23, 2014 Details
Palthis asopialis
Faint-spotted Palthis Moth
September 21, 2014 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States September 23, 2014 Details
Elophila icciusalis September 21, 2014 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States September 23, 2014 Details
Eusarca fundaria September 21, 2014 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States September 23, 2014 Details
Schinia rivulosa
Ragweed Flower Moth
September 21, 2014 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States September 23, 2014 Details
Glenoides texanaria
Texas Gray
September 18, 2014 digginflowers Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States September 23, 2014 Details
Acronicta rubricoma
Ruddy Dagger Moth
September 21, 2014 digginflowers Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States September 23, 2014 Details
Lophocampa maculata
Spotted Tussock Moth or Yellow-Spotted Tiger Moth
September 21, 2014 MisakoHill Alameda County, California, United States September 23, 2014 Details
Cycnia inopinatus
Unexpected Cycnia
September 03, 2014 pbell18 Tulsa County, Oklahoma, United States September 23, 2014 Details
Estigmene acrea
Salt Marsh Moth or Acrea Moth
July 06, 2014 ABKlecknker1 Dallas County, Texas, United States September 23, 2014 Details
Acronicta hasta
Speared Dagger Moth
May 25, 2014 mdolomieu1 Franklin County, Arkansas, United States September 23, 2014 Details
Metanema inatomaria
Pale Metanema
June 22, 2014 dncms Knox County, Ohio, United States September 22, 2014 Details
Scopula limboundata
Large Lace-border
June 22, 2014 dncms Knox County, Ohio, United States September 22, 2014 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
September 17, 2014 mathgeek Jackson County, Illinois, United States September 22, 2014 Details
Coryphista meadii
Barberry Geometer
September 21, 2014 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States September 22, 2014 Details
Nepytia canosaria
False Hemlock Looper Moth
September 21, 2014 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States September 22, 2014 Details
Papaipema inquaesita
Sensitive Fern Borer Moth
September 21, 2014 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States September 22, 2014 Details
Oligia modica
Black-banded Brocade
September 22, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States September 22, 2014 Details
Papaipema arctivorens
Northern Burdock Borer Moth
September 18, 2014 K Stilwell Tazewell County, Virginia, United States September 22, 2014 Details
Lacinipolia implicata
Implicit Arches
September 18, 2014 K Stilwell Tazewell County, Virginia, United States September 22, 2014 Details
Acronicta lobeliae
Lobelia Dagger Moth
September 19, 2014 K Stilwell Tazewell County, Virginia, United States September 22, 2014 Details
Spilosoma virginica
Virginian Tiger Moth or Yellow Woolybear Moth
September 19, 2014 K Stilwell Russell County, Virginia, United States September 22, 2014 Details
Spodoptera ornithogalli
Yellow-striped Armyworm Moth
September 18, 2014 K Stilwell Tazewell County, Virginia, United States September 22, 2014 Details
Lacinipolia renigera
Bristly Cutworm Moth
September 18, 2014 K Stilwell Tazewell County, Virginia, United States September 22, 2014 Details
Catocala vidua
The Widow
September 15, 2014 K Stilwell Tazewell County, Virginia, United States September 22, 2014 Details
Eumorpha achemon
Achemon sphinx
September 21, 2014 albaume Texas, United States September 22, 2014 Details
Chionodes mediofuscella August 02, 2014 curtis.lehman Washington County, Pennsylvania, United States September 22, 2014 Details
Idia "concisa" (species not yet described).
Pale-winged Idia
September 10, 2014 curtis.lehman Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States September 22, 2014 Details
Papaipema baptisiae September 22, 2014 magnunc Howard County, Maryland, United States September 22, 2014 Details
Papaipema furcata
Ash Tip Borer Moth
September 22, 2014 magnunc Howard County, Maryland, United States September 22, 2014 Details
Galleria mellonella
Greater Wax Moth
September 20, 2014 Leslie Warren Mahoning County, Ohio, United States September 22, 2014 Details
Acharia stimulea
Saddleback Caterpillar Moth
August 30, 2014 mmatwichuk New Castle County, Delaware, United States September 22, 2014 Details
Eacles imperialis
Imperial moth
September 22, 2014 mcm1951 Brazoria County, Texas, United States September 22, 2014 Details
Papilio polyxenes
Black Swallowtail
September 19, 2014 leafgirl13 Ontario, Canada September 22, 2014 Details
Lophocampa maculata
Spotted Tussock Moth or Yellow-Spotted Tiger Moth
September 22, 2014 leafgirl13 Ontario, Canada September 22, 2014 Details
Hyalophora cecropia
Cecropia silkmoth
September 22, 2014 leafgirl13 Ontario, Canada September 22, 2014 Details
Melanchra picta
Zebra Caterpillar Moth
September 22, 2014 leafgirl13 Ontario, Canada September 22, 2014 Details
Strymon melinus
Gray Hairstreak
May 09, 2014 treehugger_007 Lake County, Ohio, United States September 22, 2014 Details
Scopula limboundata
Large Lace-border
September 15, 2014 Stuart Marcus Texas, Liberty County, United States September 22, 2014 Details
Hypenula cacuminalis
Long-horned Owlet
September 22, 2014 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States September 22, 2014 Details
Suleima helianthana
Sunflower Bud Moth
September 12, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States September 22, 2014 Details
Lacinipolia meditata
The Thinker
September 14, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States September 22, 2014 Details
Schizura unicornis
Unicorn Caterpillar Moth
September 19, 2014 butterflyjulie29 Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States September 22, 2014 Details
Lacinipolia renigera
Bristly Cutworm Moth
September 13, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States September 22, 2014 Details
Papaipema baptisiae September 13, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States September 22, 2014 Details
Hypoprepia fucosa
Painted Lichen Moth
September 13, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States September 22, 2014 Details
Pero honestaria
Honest Pero
September 12, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States September 22, 2014 Details
Strymon melinus
Gray Hairstreak
September 15, 2014 mathgeek Jackson County, Illinois, United States September 22, 2014 Details
Leucania phragmitidicola
Phragmites Wainscot
September 12, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States September 22, 2014 Details
Chrysodeixis includens
Soybean Looper Moth
September 12, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States September 22, 2014 Details
Suleima helianthana
Sunflower Bud Moth
September 12, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States September 22, 2014 Details
Ascalapha odorata
Black Witch
September 20, 2014 CPJSJohnny Leavenworth County, Kansas, United States September 22, 2014 Details
Danaus gilippus
Queen
September 21, 2014 Wanda Smith Texas, Tyler County, United States September 22, 2014 Details
Dolba hyloeus
Pawpaw sphinx
September 09, 2014 Stuart Marcus Texas, Liberty County, United States September 22, 2014 Details
Manduca rustica
Rustic sphinx
September 22, 2014 Stuart Marcus Texas, Liberty County, United States September 22, 2014 Details
Catocala piatrix
The Penitent Underwing
September 11, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States September 22, 2014 Details
Eucosma vagana September 11, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States September 22, 2014 Details
Mimoschinia rufofascialis
Rufous-banded Crambid Moth
July 27, 2014 jim.odonater Inyo County, California, United States September 22, 2014 Details
Agriphila ruricolellus September 11, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States September 22, 2014 Details
Digrammia gnophosaria
Hollow-spotted Angle
September 11, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States September 22, 2014 Details
Leucania phragmitidicola
Phragmites Wainscot
September 10, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States September 22, 2014 Details
Eudonia strigalis
Striped Eudonia
September 22, 2014 Stuart Marcus Texas, Liberty County, United States September 22, 2014 Details
Phaneta ochroterminana
Buff-tipped Phaneta Moth
September 10, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States September 22, 2014 Details
Feltia herilis
Master's Dart
September 10, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States September 22, 2014 Details
Anisota senatoria
Orange-tipped oakworm moth
September 19, 2014 pabirdermoore Clarion County, Pennsylvania, United States September 22, 2014 Details
Emmelina monodactyla
Morning-glory Plume Moth
September 20, 2014 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States September 22, 2014 Details
Prochoerodes lineola
Large Maple Spanworm Moth
September 20, 2014 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States September 22, 2014 Details
Monopis marginistrigella September 20, 2014 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States September 22, 2014 Details
Pediasia trisecta
Sod Webworm Moth
September 20, 2014 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States September 22, 2014 Details
Feltia jaculifera
Dingy Cutworm Moth
September 19, 2014 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States September 22, 2014 Details
Catocala palaeogama
Oldwife Underwing
September 19, 2014 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States September 22, 2014 Details
Eulithis gracilineata
Greater Grapevine Looper Moth
September 19, 2014 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States September 22, 2014 Details
Eacles imperialis
Imperial moth
September 22, 2014 iinv003 Union County, North Carolina, United States September 22, 2014 Details
Caenurgina erechtea
Forage Looper Moth
September 22, 2014 Beverly Carter Baxter County, Arkansas, United States September 22, 2014 Details
Machimia tentoriferella
Gold-striped Leaftier Moth
September 22, 2014 Chip Krilowicz Camden County, New Jersey, United States September 22, 2014 Details
Machimia tentoriferella
Gold-striped Leaftier Moth
September 19, 2014 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States September 22, 2014 Details
Phalaenostola larentioides
Black-banded Owlet Moth
September 10, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States September 22, 2014 Details
Nephelodes minians
Bronzed Cutworm Moth
September 10, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States September 22, 2014 Details
Lioptilodes albistriolatus September 09, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States September 22, 2014 Details
Lacinipolia meditata
The Thinker
September 09, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States September 22, 2014 Details
Herpetogramma abdominalis September 16, 2014 Shane Miller Beaver County, Pennsylvania, United States September 22, 2014 Details
Anathix ralla
Dotted Sallow
September 16, 2014 Shane Miller Beaver County, Pennsylvania, United States September 22, 2014 Details
Papaipema arctivorens
Northern Burdock Borer Moth
September 16, 2014 Shane Miller Beaver County, Pennsylvania, United States September 22, 2014 Details
Catocala grynea
Woody Underwing
September 16, 2014 Shane Miller Beaver County, Pennsylvania, United States September 22, 2014 Details
Eucirroedia pampina
Scalloped Sallow
September 16, 2014 Shane Miller Beaver County, Pennsylvania, United States September 22, 2014 Details
Tolype velleda
Large Tolype Moth
September 19, 2014 Shane Miller Beaver County, Pennsylvania, United States September 22, 2014 Details
Lacinipolia implicata
Implicit Arches
September 16, 2014 Shane Miller Beaver County, Pennsylvania, United States September 22, 2014 Details
Choephora fungorum
Bent-Line Dart
September 16, 2014 Shane Miller Beaver County, Pennsylvania, United States September 22, 2014 Details
Phlogophora periculosa
Brown Angle Shades
September 16, 2014 Shane Miller Beaver County, Pennsylvania, United States September 22, 2014 Details
Rivula propinqualis
Spotted Grass Moth
September 16, 2014 Shane Miller Beaver County, Pennsylvania, United States September 22, 2014 Details
Xestia normaniana
Norman's Dart
September 16, 2014 Shane Miller Beaver County, Pennsylvania, United States September 22, 2014 Details