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
Baileya australis
Small Baileya
July 08, 2014 Ken Childs Chester County, Tennessee, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Idia denticulalis
Toothed Idia
August 29, 2014 Ken Childs Chester County, Tennessee, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Apantesis carlotta August 26, 2014 Ken Childs Chester County, Tennessee, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Dioryctria taedivorella
Lesser Loblolly Pineconeworm Moth
August 29, 2014 Ken Childs Chester County, Tennessee, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Dichomeris siren
Least Dichomeris Moth
July 13, 2014 Ken Childs Chester County, Tennessee, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Melanocinclis lineigera June 14, 2014 Ken Childs Chester County, Tennessee, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Ectoedemia similella July 28, 2014 Ken Childs Chester County, Tennessee, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Eumorpha pandorus
Pandorus Sphinx
September 01, 2014 franpope Garrett County, Maryland, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Acronicta oblinita
Smeared Dagger Moth
September 01, 2014 Susanmweis Illinois, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Cisseps fulvicollis
Yellow-collared Scape Moth
September 01, 2014 cblazo Franklin County, Pennsylvania, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Enyo lugubris
Mournful sphinx
August 05, 2014 Ken Childs Chester County, Tennessee, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Moodna pallidostrinella August 29, 2014 Ken Childs Chester County, Tennessee, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Diathrausta reconditalis
Recondite Webworm Moth
August 16, 2014 Ken Childs Chester County, Tennessee, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Lipocosmodes fuliginosalis August 06, 2014 Ken Childs Chester County, Tennessee, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Eucosma glomerana September 13, 2012 Ken Childs Chester County, Tennessee, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Glyphidocera lactiflosella
Five-spotted Glyphidocera Moth
August 19, 2014 Ken Childs Chester County, Tennessee, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Vanessa cardui
Painted Lady
September 01, 2014 systanfield Richland County, South Carolina, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Euptoieta claudia
Variegated Fritillary
September 01, 2014 systanfield Richland County, South Carolina, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Feltia jaculifera
Dingy Cutworm Moth
September 01, 2014 crm211b Ontario, Canada September 01, 2014 Details
Hemaris thysbe
Hummingbird Clearwing
September 01, 2014 Chip Krilowicz Camden County, New Jersey, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Capsula subflava August 19, 2014 Tom Middagh Nobles County, Minnesota, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Chlorochlamys chloroleucaria
Blackberry Looper Moth
August 30, 2014 Chip Krilowicz Camden County, New Jersey, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Macaria minorata
Minor Angle Moth
August 31, 2014 Dave Webb Harford County, Maryland, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Orthonama obstipata
The Gem
August 31, 2014 digginflowers Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Protodeltote muscosula
Large Mossy Lithacodia
August 26, 2014 treichard Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Hypena scabra
Green Cloverworm Moth
August 26, 2014 treichard Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Macrochilo litophora
Brown-lined Owlet Moth
August 31, 2014 treichard Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Hypagyrtis unipunctata
One-Spotted Variant
August 30, 2014 treichard Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Protodeltote muscosula
Large Mossy Lithacodia
August 29, 2014 treichard Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Haematopis grataria
Chickweed Geometer
August 27, 2014 treichard Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Ochlodes sylvanoides
Woodland Skipper
August 24, 2014 Robert Gorman San Diego County, California, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Herpetogramma thestealis August 29, 2014 Dave Webb Harford County, Maryland, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Hypena abalienalis
White-Lined Bomolocha Moth
August 30, 2014 Dave Webb Harford County, Maryland, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Pyrausta tyralis August 31, 2014 Englishman Hernando County, Florida, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Idia lubricalis
Glossy Black Idia Moth
August 31, 2014 digginflowers Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Harrisina americana
Grapeleaf Skeletonizer Moth
August 31, 2014 Sheryl Johnson Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Harrisina americana
Grapeleaf Skeletonizer Moth
August 27, 2014 Sheryl Johnson Delaware County, Pennsylvania, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Papilio rutulus
Western Tiger Swallowtail
February 14, 2011 Robert Gorman Riverside County, California, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Dicymolomia julianalis August 30, 2014 digginflowers Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Acharia stimulea
Saddleback Caterpillar Moth
August 31, 2014 jsulli92 Dutchess County, New York, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Scopula limboundata
Large Lace-border
August 29, 2014 Shane Miller Beaver County, Pennsylvania, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Lacinipolia implicata
Implicit Arches
August 29, 2014 Shane Miller Beaver County, Pennsylvania, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Oligia modica
Black-banded Brocade
August 26, 2014 David Trently Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Scopula limboundata
Large Lace-border
August 30, 2014 tom nolan Burlington County, New Jersey, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Mouralia tinctoides August 25, 2014 Robert Gorman Orange County, California, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Nephelodes minians
Bronzed Cutworm Moth
August 24, 2014 jollygoodyellow Nova Scotia, Canada September 01, 2014 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
August 28, 2014 Ralph S. Carlson Los Angeles County, California, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Speranza pustularia
Lesser Maple Spanworm Moth
August 14, 2014 BeaLaporte New Brunswick, Canada September 01, 2014 Details
Syngrapha octoscripta
Dusky Silver Y
August 09, 2014 BeaLaporte New Brunswick, Canada September 01, 2014 Details
Hyppa xylinoides
Common Hyppa
August 07, 2014 BeaLaporte New Brunswick, Canada September 01, 2014 Details
Ecliptopera silaceata
Small Phoenix
August 05, 2014 BeaLaporte New Brunswick, Canada September 01, 2014 Details
Dicymolomia julianalis August 28, 2014 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Cercyonis pegala
Common Wood-Nymph
August 08, 2014 BeaLaporte New Brunswick, Canada September 01, 2014 Details
Mouralia tinctoides August 25, 2014 Robert Gorman Orange County, California, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Catocala coccinata
Scarlet Underwing
August 19, 2014 davmcnaugh Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Catocala retecta
The Yellow-Gray Underwing
August 19, 2014 davmcnaugh Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Orgyia leucostigma
White-marked Tussock Moth
August 21, 2014 Edible New Brunswick, Canada September 01, 2014 Details
Speyeria cybele
Great Spangled Fritillary
August 23, 2014 rocksnstars Oxford County, Maine, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Phlogophora periculosa
Brown Angle Shades
August 23, 2014 jollygoodyellow Nova Scotia, Canada September 01, 2014 Details
Xestia perquiritata August 20, 2014 CatWhat Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada September 01, 2014 Details
Hyphantria cunea
Fall Webworm Moth
August 20, 2014 jollygoodyellow Nova Scotia, Canada September 01, 2014 Details
Hyphantria cunea
Fall Webworm Moth
August 20, 2014 jollygoodyellow Nova Scotia, Canada September 01, 2014 Details
Haematopis grataria
Chickweed Geometer
August 16, 2014 michaeloberg Webster County, Iowa, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Atteva aurea
Ailanthus Webworm Moth
August 18, 2014 michaeloberg Webster County, Iowa, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Pero ancetaria
Hübner's Pero
August 17, 2014 michaeloberg Webster County, Iowa, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Deidamia inscriptum
Lettered sphinx
May 08, 2014 michaeloberg Webster County, Iowa, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Nadata gibbosa
White-dotted Prominent
August 17, 2014 michaeloberg Webster County, Iowa, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Hyles lineata
White-lined Sphinx
August 13, 2014 JAKros Pottawattamie County, Iowa, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Pseudohermonassa bicarnea
Pink-spotted Dart
August 14, 2014 jollygoodyellow Nova Scotia, Canada September 01, 2014 Details
Pseudohermonassa bicarnea
Pink-spotted Dart
August 14, 2014 jollygoodyellow Nova Scotia, Canada September 01, 2014 Details
Speranza pustularia
Lesser Maple Spanworm Moth
August 14, 2014 jollygoodyellow Nova Scotia, Canada September 01, 2014 Details
Autographa bimaculata
Two-Spotted Looper Moth
August 14, 2014 jollygoodyellow Nova Scotia, Canada September 01, 2014 Details
Balsa malana August 14, 2014 jollygoodyellow Nova Scotia, Canada September 01, 2014 Details
Hyphantria cunea
Fall Webworm Moth
August 10, 2014 jollygoodyellow Nova Scotia, Canada September 01, 2014 Details
Ascalapha odorata
Black Witch
August 04, 2014 chuckman Dickinson County, Iowa, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Actias luna
Luna moth
August 04, 2014 jackieb Cass County, Iowa, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Catocala palaeogama
Oldwife Underwing
July 19, 2014 davmcnaugh Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Neodactria caliginosellus June 30, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hardin County, Kentucky, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Hypena scabra
Green Cloverworm Moth
July 12, 2014 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Prochoerodes lineola
Large Maple Spanworm Moth
July 02, 2014 michaeloberg Dallas County, Iowa, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Eutrapela clemataria
Curved-Toothed Geometer
July 02, 2014 michaeloberg Dallas County, Iowa, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Eutrapela clemataria
Curved-Toothed Geometer
July 03, 2014 michaeloberg Dallas County, Iowa, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Peoria approximella
Carmine Snout Moth
June 30, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Leptostales rubromarginaria
Dark-ribboned Wave
June 30, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Achyra rantalis June 29, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Xylesthia pruniramiella June 29, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Celypha cespitana June 28, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Lobocleta ossularia
Drab Brown Wave
June 28, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Sonia paraplesiana
Hebrew Sonia Moth
June 27, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Adaina ambrosiae June 26, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Pseudothyatira cymatophoroides
Tufted Thyatirid
August 31, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States August 31, 2014 Details
Eumorpha pandorus
Pandorus Sphinx
August 31, 2014 aug3zimm Texas, Tarrant County, United States August 31, 2014 Details
Catocala piatrix
The Penitent Underwing
August 16, 2014 Marilyn Burgess Dickson County, Tennessee, United States August 31, 2014 Details
Asterocampa clyton
Tawny Emperor
August 31, 2014 dengwer Texas, Matagorda County, United States August 31, 2014 Details
Eacles imperialis
Imperial moth
August 28, 2014 kalakakane Vernon Parish, Louisiana, United States August 31, 2014 Details
Xylophanes tersa
Tersa Sphinx
August 29, 2014 hlunsford Escambia County, Florida, United States August 31, 2014 Details
Euchaetes egle
Milkweed Tussock Moth or Milkweed Tiger Moth
August 31, 2014 Gail77 Ontario, Canada August 31, 2014 Details
Olethreutes bipartitana August 30, 2014 franpope Garrett County, Maryland, United States August 31, 2014 Details
Helicoverpa zea
Corn Earworm Moth
August 27, 2014 EPIMEDIUM McHenry County, Illinois, United States August 31, 2014 Details
Anagrapha falcifera
Celery Looper Moth
August 27, 2014 EPIMEDIUM McHenry County, Illinois, United States August 31, 2014 Details