Recently Verified Sightings

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Species Observation Date Submitter Location Verified Datesort icon
Dysschema howardi July 26, 2014 AmyLewis Santa Fe County, New Mexico, United States August 06, 2016 Details
Thysania zenobia
Owl Moth
June 20, 2015 DebW Roosevelt County, New Mexico, United States August 06, 2016 Details
Colias philodice
Clouded Sulphur
July 01, 2016 ButterBelle Putnam County, Tennessee, United States August 06, 2016 Details
Prochoerodes lineola
Large Maple Spanworm Moth
July 17, 2016 corvidae6 Alberta, Canada August 06, 2016 Details
Coelostathma discopunctana
The Batman Moth
July 13, 2016 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States August 06, 2016 Details
Pyralis farinalis
Meal Moth
July 23, 2016 bobscafe British Columbia, Canada August 06, 2016 Details
Caenurgina erechtea
Forage Looper Moth
July 24, 2016 bobscafe British Columbia, Canada August 06, 2016 Details
Melipotis jucunda
Merry Melipotis
July 26, 2016 bobscafe British Columbia, Canada August 06, 2016 Details
Hesperumia sulphuraria
Sulphur Moth
July 25, 2016 bobscafe British Columbia, Canada August 06, 2016 Details
Aglossa pinguinalis
Large Tabby
July 24, 2016 bobscafe British Columbia, Canada August 06, 2016 Details
Aglossa pinguinalis
Large Tabby
July 25, 2016 bobscafe British Columbia, Canada August 06, 2016 Details
Horisme intestinata
Brown Bark Carpet
July 25, 2016 bobscafe British Columbia, Canada August 06, 2016 Details
Rheumaptera undulata July 28, 2016 jvhigbee Pierce County, Washington, United States August 06, 2016 Details
Cercyonis pegala
Common Wood-Nymph
July 26, 2016 plex1ppus Spokane County, Washington, United States August 06, 2016 Details
Caloptilia blandella July 29, 2016 iangardner Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States August 06, 2016 Details
Polygonia interrogationis
Question Mark
July 27, 2016 air3bwm Floyd County, Indiana, United States August 06, 2016 Details
Cupido comyntas
Eastern Tailed-Blue
July 27, 2016 air3bwm Floyd County, Indiana, United States August 06, 2016 Details
Atalopedes campestris
Sachem
July 15, 2016 air3bwm Floyd County, Indiana, United States August 06, 2016 Details
Heliades mulleolella April 17, 2014 Peter Homann Leon County, Florida, United States August 06, 2016 Details
Tallula watsoni
Watson's Tallula Moth
November 04, 2013 Peter Homann Leon County, Florida, United States August 06, 2016 Details
Pococera asperatella
Maple Webworm Moth
June 04, 2016 Peter Homann Leon County, Florida, United States August 06, 2016 Details
Sciota uvinella
Sweetgum Leafroller Moth
May 12, 2015 Peter Homann Leon County, Florida, United States August 06, 2016 Details
Tosale oviplagalis August 02, 2016 digginflowers Adams County, Pennsylvania, United States August 06, 2016 Details
Dioryctria amatella
Southern Pineconeworm Moth
September 17, 2014 Peter Homann Leon County, Florida, United States August 06, 2016 Details
Dioryctria ebeli
Southern Coastal Coneworm Moth
July 27, 2014 Peter Homann Leon County, Florida, United States August 06, 2016 Details
Adelphia petrella March 25, 2015 Peter Homann Leon County, Florida, United States August 06, 2016 Details
Moodna pallidostrinella August 27, 2014 Peter Homann Leon County, Florida, United States August 06, 2016 Details
Moodna pallidostrinella October 19, 2014 Peter Homann Leon County, Florida, United States August 06, 2016 Details
Cabnia myronella November 16, 2013 Peter Homann Leon County, Florida, United States August 06, 2016 Details
Euchaetes egle
Milkweed Tussock Moth or Milkweed Tiger Moth
August 04, 2016 janice.m.mills Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States August 06, 2016 Details
Baileya levitans
Pale Baileya
July 11, 2016 Joe Saunders Mercer County, West Virginia, United States August 06, 2016 Details
Xylophanes tersa
Tersa Sphinx
August 04, 2016 Brad C Broward County, Florida, United States August 06, 2016 Details
Hypena scabra
Green Cloverworm Moth
August 03, 2016 aarongunnar Jefferson County, Wisconsin, United States August 06, 2016 Details
Cucullia asteroides
The Asteroid
August 03, 2016 Christine Stanke Milwaukee County, Wisconsin, United States August 06, 2016 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
July 23, 2016 KS.trailwalker Franklin County, Kansas, United States August 06, 2016 Details
Anania funebris
White Spotted Sable Moth
June 11, 2016 Christine Stanke Portage County, Wisconsin, United States August 06, 2016 Details
Callosamia promethea
Promethea silkmoth
August 05, 2016 SYDruzhinin Morris County, New Jersey, United States August 06, 2016 Details
Ascalapha odorata
Black Witch
August 02, 2016 Barbara Bonfield Jefferson County, Alabama, United States August 06, 2016 Details
Monopis pavlovskii July 17, 2016 Joe Saunders Mercer County, West Virginia, United States August 06, 2016 Details
Loscopia velata
Veiled Ear Moth
July 08, 2016 Joe Saunders Mercer County, West Virginia, United States August 06, 2016 Details
Ctenucha virginica
Virginia Ctenucha
June 12, 2016 Christine Stanke Portage County, Wisconsin, United States August 06, 2016 Details
Tetanolita mynesalis
Smoky Tetanolita Moth
April 27, 2016 rdhealy1951@aol.com Hart County, Kentucky, United States August 06, 2016 Details
Diastictis ventralis
White-spotted Brown Moth
April 27, 2016 rdhealy1951@aol.com Hart County, Kentucky, United States August 06, 2016 Details
Epiblema glenni July 31, 2016 trinectes Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States August 06, 2016 Details
Agrotis ipsilon
Ipsilon Dart
July 31, 2016 trinectes Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States August 06, 2016 Details
Plodia interpunctella
Indian-Meal Moth
August 02, 2016 trinectes Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States August 06, 2016 Details
Promalactis suzukiella
Suzuki's Promalactis Moth
July 31, 2016 trinectes Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States August 06, 2016 Details
Nematocampa resistaria
Horned Spanworm Moth
August 03, 2016 digginflowers Adams County, Pennsylvania, United States August 06, 2016 Details
Gluphisia septentrionis
Common Gluphisia
August 02, 2016 digginflowers Adams County, Pennsylvania, United States August 06, 2016 Details
Xestia dolosa
Greater Black-letter Dart
July 23, 2016 treichard Howard County, Maryland, United States August 06, 2016 Details
Pholisora catullus
Common Sootywing
August 05, 2016 billwx Garfield County, Oklahoma, United States August 06, 2016 Details
Lerodea eufala
Eufala Skipper
August 05, 2016 billwx Garfield County, Oklahoma, United States August 06, 2016 Details
Plebejus anna
Anna's Blue
August 03, 2016 Chris Carvalho Hood River County, Oregon, United States August 06, 2016 Details
Agrius cingulata
Pink-spotted hawkmoth
August 06, 2016 Tom Raub Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States August 06, 2016 Details
Desmia funeralis/maculalis August 06, 2016 digginflowers Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States August 06, 2016 Details
Desmia funeralis/maculalis August 02, 2016 digginflowers Adams County, Pennsylvania, United States August 06, 2016 Details
Eacles imperialis
Imperial moth
August 05, 2016 zjrogers Pickens County, South Carolina, United States August 06, 2016 Details
Papilio polyxenes
Black Swallowtail
August 05, 2016 ranunculus73 Washington County, Arkansas, United States August 06, 2016 Details
Xenotemna pallorana April 27, 2016 rdhealy1951@aol.com Hart County, Kentucky, United States August 06, 2016 Details
Coelostathma discopunctana
The Batman Moth
April 27, 2016 rdhealy1951@aol.com Hart County, Kentucky, United States August 06, 2016 Details
Isogona tenuis
Thin-lined Owlet
April 27, 2016 rdhealy1951@aol.com Hart County, Kentucky, United States August 06, 2016 Details
Moodna ostrinella
Darker Moodna Moth
April 27, 2016 rdhealy1951@aol.com Hart County, Kentucky, United States August 06, 2016 Details
Monopis crocicapitella
Bird Nest Moth
August 05, 2016 trinectes Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States August 06, 2016 Details
Bellura obliqua
Cattail Borer Moth
April 26, 2016 rdhealy1951@aol.com Hart County, Kentucky, United States August 06, 2016 Details
Ectropis crepuscularia
The Small Engrailed
April 26, 2016 rdhealy1951@aol.com Hart County, Kentucky, United States August 06, 2016 Details
Arta olivalis July 07, 2015 Peter Homann Leon County, Florida, United States August 06, 2016 Details
Idia scobialis
Smoky Idia
August 05, 2016 trinectes Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States August 06, 2016 Details
Ostrinia nubilalis
European Corn Borer Moth
April 26, 2016 rdhealy1951@aol.com Hart County, Kentucky, United States August 06, 2016 Details
Idia aemula
Common Idia Moth
April 26, 2016 rdhealy1951@aol.com Hart County, Kentucky, United States August 06, 2016 Details
Phalaenophana pyramusalis
Dark-banded Owlet Moth
August 06, 2016 digginflowers Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States August 06, 2016 Details
Limenitis lorquini
Lorquin's Admiral
July 06, 2016 frogbandit Clallam County, Washington, United States August 06, 2016 Details
Marathyssa basalis
Light Marathyssa
August 06, 2016 John LeBlanc Chesterfield County, Virginia, United States August 06, 2016 Details
Nadata gibbosa
White-dotted Prominent
August 06, 2016 John LeBlanc Chesterfield County, Virginia, United States August 06, 2016 Details
Phalaenostola eumelusalis
Dark Phalaenostola Moth
August 05, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States August 06, 2016 Details
Agraulis vanillae
Gulf Fritillary
August 06, 2016 ButterBelle Putnam County, Tennessee, United States August 06, 2016 Details
Colias philodice
Clouded Sulphur
August 06, 2016 ButterBelle Putnam County, Tennessee, United States August 06, 2016 Details
Phoebis sennae
Cloudless Sulphur
August 06, 2016 ButterBelle Putnam County, Tennessee, United States August 06, 2016 Details
Metendothenia separatana
Pink-washed Leafroller Moth
August 05, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States August 06, 2016 Details
Pieris rapae
Cabbage White
August 06, 2016 ButterBelle Putnam County, Tennessee, United States August 06, 2016 Details
Phyciodes tharos
Pearl Crescent
August 06, 2016 ButterBelle Putnam County, Tennessee, United States August 06, 2016 Details
Antaeotricha humilis August 05, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States August 06, 2016 Details
Epargyreus clarus
Silver-spotted Skipper
August 06, 2016 ButterBelle Putnam County, Tennessee, United States August 06, 2016 Details
Atalopedes campestris
Sachem
August 06, 2016 ButterBelle Putnam County, Tennessee, United States August 06, 2016 Details
Palpita magniferalis
Splendid Palpita
August 05, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States August 06, 2016 Details
Schinia thoreaui
Thoreau's Flower Moth
August 05, 2016 Jim Eckert Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States August 06, 2016 Details
Hyperstrotia secta
Black-patched Graylet
August 05, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States August 06, 2016 Details
Tarache aprica
Exposed Bird-dropping Moth
August 06, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States August 06, 2016 Details
Eacles imperialis
Imperial moth
July 29, 2016 mattgrisnik Cabell County, West Virginia, United States August 06, 2016 Details
Elaphria grata
Grateful Midget
August 05, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States August 06, 2016 Details
Meganola minuscula
Confused Meganola
August 06, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States August 06, 2016 Details
Lithacodia musta
Small Mossy Lithacodia
August 05, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States August 06, 2016 Details
Hypsopygia binodulalis
Pink-fringed Dolichomia Moth
August 05, 2016 Jim Eckert Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States August 06, 2016 Details
Chlosyne nycteis
Silvery Checkerspot
July 29, 2016 butter flies7 Ontario, Canada August 06, 2016 Details
Idia americalis
American Idia Moth
August 05, 2016 trinectes Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States August 06, 2016 Details
Costaconvexa centrostrigaria
The Bent-line Carpet
August 05, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States August 06, 2016 Details
Hemaris diffinis
Snowberry Clearwing
August 06, 2016 John LeBlanc Chesterfield County, Virginia, United States August 06, 2016 Details
Pholisora catullus
Common Sootywing
August 06, 2016 gunhilda Payne County, Oklahoma, United States August 06, 2016 Details
Amblyscirtes belli
Bell's Roadside-Skipper
August 06, 2016 gunhilda Payne County, Oklahoma, United States August 06, 2016 Details
Gluphisia septentrionis
Common Gluphisia
August 05, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States August 06, 2016 Details
Erynnis horatius
Horace's Duskywing
July 30, 2016 gunhilda Payne County, Oklahoma, United States August 06, 2016 Details