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
Emesis tenedia
Falcate Metalmark
February 24, 2012 DJHiker Chiriqui Province, Panama August 01, 2014 Details
Chlosyne janais
Crimson Patch
February 23, 2012 DJHiker Chiriqui Province, Panama August 01, 2014 Details
Parallelia bistriaris
Maple Looper Moth
May 24, 2014 Birdingfrog Gilmer County, Georgia, United States August 01, 2014 Details
Geina periscelidactylus
Grape Plume Moth
June 13, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States August 01, 2014 Details
Condica vecors
Dusky Groundling
June 14, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States August 01, 2014 Details
Chytonix palliatricula
Cloaked Marvel
June 14, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States August 01, 2014 Details
Macrochilo litophora
Brown-lined Owlet Moth
June 14, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States August 01, 2014 Details
Estigmene acrea
Salt Marsh Moth or Acrea Moth
June 19, 2014 M.Marshall Baltimore County, Maryland, United States August 01, 2014 Details
Monopis pavlovskii June 15, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States August 01, 2014 Details
Pleuroprucha insulsaria
Common Tan Wave
June 18, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States August 01, 2014 Details
Macrochilo litophora
Brown-lined Owlet Moth
June 25, 2014 Leslie Warren Mahoning County, Ohio, United States August 01, 2014 Details
Orgyia leucostigma
White-marked Tussock Moth
June 26, 2014 LucyW1215 Fayette County, Kentucky, United States August 01, 2014 Details
Tetracis crocallata
Yellow Slant-line
June 23, 2014 nickenew Sullivan County, New Hampshire, United States August 01, 2014 Details
Mythimna unipuncta
Armyworm Moth
June 28, 2014 juliereid Ontario, Canada August 01, 2014 Details
Lacosoma chiridota June 12, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States August 01, 2014 Details
Eupithecia miserulata June 30, 2014 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States August 01, 2014 Details
Hyles lineata
White-lined Sphinx
September 15, 2013 ktmusher Winnebago County, Illinois, United States August 01, 2014 Details
Digrammia ocellinata
Faint-spotted Angle
July 02, 2014 juliereid Ontario, Canada August 01, 2014 Details
Mythimna unipuncta
Armyworm Moth
June 22, 2014 dncms Knox County, Ohio, United States August 01, 2014 Details
Plutella porrectella
Dame's Rocket Moth
July 22, 2014 a-o Cumberland County, Maine, United States August 01, 2014 Details
Nyctelius nyctelius
Violet-banded Skipper
June 14, 2014 LLJohnson Dominican Republic August 01, 2014 Details
Ascia monuste
Great Southern White
July 05, 2014 LLJohnson Dominican Republic August 01, 2014 Details
Junonia genoveva
Mangrove Buckeye
June 17, 2014 LLJohnson Dominican Republic August 01, 2014 Details
Hylephila phyleus
Fiery Skipper
June 22, 2014 LLJohnson Dominican Republic August 01, 2014 Details
Ganyra josephina
Giant White
June 17, 2014 LLJohnson Dominican Republic August 01, 2014 Details
Olethreutes malana July 21, 2014 joeverica Centre County, Pennsylvania, United States August 01, 2014 Details
Mellilla xanthometata
Orange Wing Moth
July 27, 2014 Mapper Johnson County, Illinois, United States August 01, 2014 Details
Perigea xanthioides
Red Groundling
July 26, 2014 Shane Miller Beaver County, Pennsylvania, United States August 01, 2014 Details
Hyphantria cunea
Fall Webworm Moth
July 26, 2014 Shane Miller Beaver County, Pennsylvania, United States August 01, 2014 Details
Zale galbanata
Maple Zale
July 26, 2014 Shane Miller Beaver County, Pennsylvania, United States August 01, 2014 Details
Epargyreus clarus
Silver-spotted Skipper
July 28, 2014 iinv003 Union County, North Carolina, United States August 01, 2014 Details
Epargyreus clarus
Silver-spotted Skipper
July 28, 2014 rdcpics Pennsylvania, United States August 01, 2014 Details
Nemoria bistriaria
Red-fringed Emerald
July 26, 2014 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada August 01, 2014 Details
Catocala unijuga
Once-married Underwing
July 27, 2014 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada August 01, 2014 Details
Tolype laricis
The Larch Moth
July 27, 2014 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada August 01, 2014 Details
Olethreutes malana July 22, 2014 joeverica Centre County, Pennsylvania, United States August 01, 2014 Details
Olethreutes malana July 22, 2014 joeverica Centre County, Pennsylvania, United States August 01, 2014 Details
Vanessa atalanta
Red Admiral
July 28, 2014 hmclin York County, Pennsylvania, United States August 01, 2014 Details
Leptotes marina
Marine Blue
July 26, 2014 RLShonkwiler Cook County, Illinois, United States August 01, 2014 Details
Problema byssus
Byssus Skipper
July 19, 2014 RLShonkwiler Cook County, Illinois, United States August 01, 2014 Details
Baileya dormitans
Sleeping Baileya Moth
July 25, 2014 joeverica Centre County, Pennsylvania, United States August 01, 2014 Details
Scopula limboundata
Large Lace-border
July 25, 2014 joeverica Centre County, Pennsylvania, United States August 01, 2014 Details
Monopis dorsistrigella July 26, 2014 joeverica Centre County, Pennsylvania, United States August 01, 2014 Details
Iridopsis larvaria
Bent-Lined Gray
July 26, 2014 joeverica Centre County, Pennsylvania, United States August 01, 2014 Details
Hydrelia inornata July 26, 2014 joeverica Centre County, Pennsylvania, United States August 01, 2014 Details
Hydrelia inornata July 26, 2014 joeverica Centre County, Pennsylvania, United States August 01, 2014 Details
Ochropleura implecta
American Flame-shouldered Dart
July 26, 2014 joeverica Centre County, Pennsylvania, United States August 01, 2014 Details
Erynnis baptisiae
Wild Indigo Duskywing
July 19, 2014 gerryanimator Beaver County, Pennsylvania, United States August 01, 2014 Details
Sparganothis unifasciana July 26, 2014 joeverica Centre County, Pennsylvania, United States August 01, 2014 Details
Crambus agitatellus July 26, 2014 joeverica Centre County, Pennsylvania, United States August 01, 2014 Details
Limenitis arthemis astyanax
'Astyanax' Red-spotted Purple
July 28, 2014 ext1jdh Cook County, Illinois, United States August 01, 2014 Details
Herculia binodulalis July 27, 2014 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States August 01, 2014 Details
Papilio troilus
Spicebush Swallowtail
July 29, 2014 Mapper Johnson County, Illinois, United States August 01, 2014 Details
Phyciodes tharos
Pearl Crescent
July 29, 2014 Mapper Johnson County, Illinois, United States August 01, 2014 Details
Trichodezia albovittata
White-striped Black
July 29, 2014 Cherylee Black Ontario, Canada August 01, 2014 Details
Hyles lineata
White-lined Sphinx
July 30, 2014 MelindaM Warrick County, Indiana, United States August 01, 2014 Details
Anicla infecta
Green Cutworm Moth
July 27, 2014 JeanEvoy De Soto County, Florida, United States August 01, 2014 Details
Eumorpha pandorus
Pandorus Sphinx
July 30, 2014 iSRS Hillsborough County, New Hampshire, United States August 01, 2014 Details
Ceratomia undulosa
Waved sphinx
July 30, 2014 magnunc Howard County, Maryland, United States August 01, 2014 Details
Diaphania modialis July 21, 2014 JeanEvoy De Soto County, Florida, United States August 01, 2014 Details
Eudeilinia luteifera
Southern Eudeilinia
July 28, 2014 JeanEvoy De Soto County, Florida, United States August 01, 2014 Details
Harrisina americana
Grapeleaf Skeletonizer Moth
July 28, 2014 JeanEvoy De Soto County, Florida, United States August 01, 2014 Details
Hemaris diffinis
Snowberry Clearwing
July 03, 2013 Ampatent Marion County, Illinois, United States August 01, 2014 Details
Hyles lineata
White-lined Sphinx
July 30, 2014 Ampatent Marion County, Illinois, United States August 01, 2014 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
July 30, 2014 gerryanimator Beaver County, Pennsylvania, United States August 01, 2014 Details
Mythimna unipuncta
Armyworm Moth
July 28, 2014 emitter Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States August 01, 2014 Details
Polygrammate hebraeicum
The Hebrew
July 28, 2014 emitter Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States August 01, 2014 Details
Prolimacodes badia
Skiff Moth
July 28, 2014 emitter Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States August 01, 2014 Details
Hemaris thysbe
Hummingbird Clearwing
July 30, 2014 The Smith Family Vinton County, Ohio, United States August 01, 2014 Details
Paonias myops
Small-eyed sphinx
July 30, 2014 dncms Knox County, Ohio, United States August 01, 2014 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
July 24, 2014 Elaine Link Macoupin County, Illinois, United States August 01, 2014 Details
Staphylus hayhurstii
Hayhurst's Scallopwing
July 24, 2014 Elaine Link Macoupin County, Illinois, United States August 01, 2014 Details
Atalopedes campestris
Sachem
July 24, 2014 Elaine Link Macoupin County, Illinois, United States August 01, 2014 Details
Epargyreus clarus
Silver-spotted Skipper
July 24, 2014 Elaine Link Macoupin County, Illinois, United States August 01, 2014 Details
Papilio cresphontes
Giant Swallowtail
July 22, 2014 Elaine Link Macoupin County, Illinois, United States August 01, 2014 Details
Hemaris diffinis
Snowberry Clearwing
July 05, 2014 Elaine Link Macoupin County, Illinois, United States August 01, 2014 Details
Antheraea polyphemus
Polyphemus moth
July 31, 2014 highprofilin Lucas County, Ohio, United States August 01, 2014 Details
Macaria aemulataria
Common Angle
July 24, 2014 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States August 01, 2014 Details
Euzophera semifuneralis July 30, 2014 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States August 01, 2014 Details
Eucosma cataclystiana July 30, 2014 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States August 01, 2014 Details
Actias luna
Luna moth
July 31, 2014 Trillion Illinois, United States August 01, 2014 Details
Dichorda iridaria
Showy Emerald
July 31, 2014 magnunc Howard County, Maryland, United States August 01, 2014 Details
Coelostathma discopunctana
The Batman Moth
July 31, 2014 magnunc Howard County, Maryland, United States August 01, 2014 Details
Nymphalis antiopa
Mourning Cloak
July 12, 2014 Janet Tubb Ontario, Canada August 01, 2014 Details
Cupido comyntas
Eastern Tailed-Blue
July 12, 2014 Janet Tubb Ontario, Canada August 01, 2014 Details
Celastrina neglecta
Summer Azure
July 12, 2014 Janet Tubb Ontario, Canada August 01, 2014 Details
Phyciodes cocyta
Northern Crescent
July 12, 2014 Janet Tubb Ontario, Canada August 01, 2014 Details
Enodia anthedon
Northern Pearly-eye
July 12, 2014 Janet Tubb Ontario, Canada August 01, 2014 Details
Pieris rapae
Cabbage White
July 14, 2014 Janet Tubb Ontario, Canada August 01, 2014 Details
Pieris rapae
Cabbage White
July 14, 2014 Janet Tubb Ontario, Canada August 01, 2014 Details
Thymelicus lineola
European Skipper
July 15, 2014 Janet Tubb Ontario, Canada August 01, 2014 Details
Pieris rapae
Cabbage White
July 15, 2014 Janet Tubb Ontario, Canada August 01, 2014 Details
Pieris rapae
Cabbage White
July 17, 2014 Janet Tubb Ontario, Canada August 01, 2014 Details
Euphyes vestris
Dun Skipper
July 31, 2014 Janet Tubb Ontario, Canada August 01, 2014 Details
Pieris rapae
Cabbage White
July 31, 2014 Janet Tubb Ontario, Canada August 01, 2014 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
July 31, 2014 routledge_SaultCollege Ontario, Canada August 01, 2014 Details
Cosmia calami
American dun-bar Moth
July 26, 2014 Bushytail3 Centre County, Pennsylvania, United States August 01, 2014 Details
Junonia coenia
Common Buckeye
July 30, 2014 Aleeeex Yavapai County, Arizona, United States August 01, 2014 Details
Hyles lineata
White-lined Sphinx
August 01, 2014 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States August 01, 2014 Details
Lithacodes fasciola
Yellow-shouldered Slug Moth
July 31, 2014 Chip Krilowicz Camden County, New Jersey, United States August 01, 2014 Details