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
Catocala unijuga
Once-married Underwing
August 15, 2011 lisagorn Otsego County, New York, United States December 01, 2014 Details
Feltia subgothica
Subgothic Dart
August 16, 2011 lisagorn Otsego County, New York, United States December 01, 2014 Details
Aglossa disciferalis
Pink-masked Pyralid Moth
June 18, 2012 lisagorn Otsego County, New York, United States December 01, 2014 Details
Idia majoralis June 20, 2012 lisagorn Otsego County, New York, United States December 01, 2014 Details
Leucania pseudargyria
False Wainscot
July 01, 2012 lisagorn Otsego County, New York, United States December 01, 2014 Details
Autographa precationis
The Common Looper Moth
July 09, 2012 lisagorn Otsego County, New York, United States December 01, 2014 Details
Lygropia rivulalis July 19, 2012 lisagorn Otsego County, New York, United States December 01, 2014 Details
Probole amicaria May 21, 2013 lisagorn Otsego County, New York, United States December 01, 2014 Details
Palpita magniferalis
Splendid Palpita
June 02, 2013 lisagorn Otsego County, New York, United States December 01, 2014 Details
Ectropis crepuscularia
The Small Engrailed
June 03, 2013 lisagorn Otsego County, New York, United States December 01, 2014 Details
Anania coronata June 03, 2013 lisagorn Otsego County, New York, United States December 01, 2014 Details
Aglossa pinguinalis
Large Tabby
July 03, 2013 lisagorn Otsego County, New York, United States December 01, 2014 Details
Scopula limboundata
Large Lace-border
July 11, 2013 lisagorn Otsego County, New York, United States December 01, 2014 Details
Eupsilia morrisoni
Morrison's Sallow
March 11, 2014 a-o Tompkins County, New York, United States December 01, 2014 Details
Callosamia promethea
Promethea silkmoth
April 06, 2014 tlahut Rensselaer County, New York, United States December 01, 2014 Details
Archiearis infans
The Infant
April 10, 2014 W. R. Evans Tompkins County, New York, United States December 01, 2014 Details
Thyridopteryx ephemeraeformis
Evergreen Bagworm Moth
May 06, 2014 Caryn Westchester County, New York, United States December 01, 2014 Details
Eupithecia ravocastaliata
Tawny Pug Moth
May 09, 2014 CathK Albany County, New York, United States December 01, 2014 Details
Xanthorhoe ferrugata
Red Twin-spot
May 08, 2014 CathK Albany County, New York, United States December 01, 2014 Details
Venusia comptaria
Brown-shaded Carpet
May 12, 2014 CathK Albany County, New York, United States December 01, 2014 Details
Deidamia inscriptum
Lettered sphinx
May 19, 2014 Neil in NY Rensselaer County, New York, United States December 01, 2014 Details
Amphion floridensis
Nessus sphinx
May 19, 2014 nearpass Seneca County, New York, United States December 01, 2014 Details
Spilosoma congrua
Agreeable Tiger Moth
May 19, 2014 a-o Tompkins County, New York, United States December 01, 2014 Details
Furcula modesta May 19, 2014 W. R. Evans Tompkins County, New York, United States December 01, 2014 Details
Eutrapela clemataria
Curved-Toothed Geometer
May 21, 2014 a-o Tompkins County, New York, United States December 01, 2014 Details
Clostera albosigma
Sigmoid Prominent
May 22, 2014 CathK Albany County, New York, United States December 01, 2014 Details
Eudeilinia herminiata
Northern Eudeilinea
May 22, 2014 CathK Albany County, New York, United States December 01, 2014 Details
Paonias myops
Small-eyed sphinx
May 29, 2014 richard saratoga Saratoga County, New York, United States December 01, 2014 Details
Sphinx kalmiae
Laurel sphinx
May 29, 2014 richard saratoga Saratoga County, New York, United States December 01, 2014 Details
Cerma cora
Owl-eyed Bird-dropping Moth
May 30, 2014 reutere Delaware County, New York, United States December 01, 2014 Details
Selenia alciphearia
Northern Selenia
June 02, 2014 reutere Delaware County, New York, United States December 01, 2014 Details
Hypena madefactalis
Gray-edged Bomolocha Moth
July 11, 2014 juliereid Ontario, Canada December 01, 2014 Details
Eupithecia miserulata July 11, 2014 Bellallymommy Adams County, Illinois, United States December 01, 2014 Details
Digrammia ocellinata
Faint-spotted Angle
July 12, 2014 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada December 01, 2014 Details
Satyrium caryaevorus
Hickory Hairstreak
July 06, 2014 henryr10 Clermont County, Ohio, United States December 01, 2014 Details
Lymantria dispar
Gypsy Moth
July 12, 2014 snickersnax Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States December 01, 2014 Details
Zale phaeocapna July 13, 2014 julmast Elkhart County, Indiana, United States December 01, 2014 Details
Parapediasia teterrella
Bluegrass Webworm Moth
July 13, 2014 John LeBlanc Chesterfield County, Virginia, United States December 01, 2014 Details
Acrolophus popeanella
Clemens' Grass Tubeworm Moth
July 19, 2014 Bill Hubick Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States December 01, 2014 Details
Aglossa disciferalis
Pink-masked Pyralid Moth
July 19, 2014 Bill Hubick Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States December 01, 2014 Details
Acronicta retardata
Retarded Dagger Moth
June 29, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States December 01, 2014 Details
Cosmia calami
American dun-bar Moth
June 29, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States December 01, 2014 Details
Sitochroa palealis July 20, 2014 Cherylee Black Ontario, Canada December 01, 2014 Details
Elophila obliteralis
Waterlily Leafcutter Moth
July 20, 2014 julmast Elkhart County, Indiana, United States December 01, 2014 Details
Gluphisia septentrionis
Common Gluphisia
July 12, 2014 treichard Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States December 01, 2014 Details
Catocala ilia
Ilia Underwing
August 04, 2014 hswiseman Norfolk County, Massachusetts, United States December 01, 2014 Details
Callistege intercalaris July 28, 2014 jim.odonater Coconino County, Arizona, United States December 01, 2014 Details
Xestia badicollis August 27, 2014 dendroica5 Franklin County, Massachusetts, United States December 01, 2014 Details
Xestia smithii
Smith's Dart
August 27, 2014 dendroica5 Franklin County, Massachusetts, United States December 01, 2014 Details
Xanthorhoe labradorensis
Labrador Carpet Moth
August 28, 2014 dendroica5 Franklin County, Massachusetts, United States December 01, 2014 Details
Cyclophora pendulinaria
Sweetfern Geometer
August 28, 2014 dendroica5 Franklin County, Massachusetts, United States December 01, 2014 Details
Nepytia canosaria
False Hemlock Looper Moth
August 28, 2014 dendroica5 Franklin County, Massachusetts, United States December 01, 2014 Details
Elophila icciusalis
Pondside Pyralid
August 28, 2014 dendroica5 Franklin County, Massachusetts, United States December 01, 2014 Details
Tricholita signata
Signate Quaker
August 28, 2014 dendroica5 Franklin County, Massachusetts, United States December 01, 2014 Details
Euphyia intermediata
Sharp-angled Carpet
August 28, 2014 dendroica5 Franklin County, Massachusetts, United States December 01, 2014 Details
Autographa precationis
The Common Looper Moth
August 29, 2014 dendroica5 Franklin County, Massachusetts, United States December 01, 2014 Details
Phaneta tomonana
Aster-head Phaneta Moth
August 29, 2014 dendroica5 Franklin County, Massachusetts, United States December 01, 2014 Details
Bulia deducta August 21, 2014 finatic Yuma County, Arizona, United States December 01, 2014 Details
Drasteria fumosa August 22, 2014 finatic Pinal County, Arizona, United States December 01, 2014 Details
Bulia deducta August 25, 2014 finatic Pima County, Arizona, United States December 01, 2014 Details
Bulia deducta August 25, 2014 finatic Pima County, Arizona, United States December 01, 2014 Details
Eulithosia plesioglauca August 23, 2014 finatic Santa Cruz County, Arizona, United States December 01, 2014 Details
Bulia deducta August 25, 2014 finatic Pima County, Arizona, United States December 01, 2014 Details
Fernaldella fimetaria August 26, 2014 finatic Pima County, Arizona, United States December 01, 2014 Details
Schinia luxa August 26, 2014 finatic Pima County, Arizona, United States December 01, 2014 Details
Fernaldella fimetaria August 26, 2014 finatic Pima County, Arizona, United States December 01, 2014 Details
Papilio pelaus
Caribbean Swallowtail
September 05, 2014 LLJohnson Dominican Republic December 01, 2014 Details
Ptichodes bucetum July 28, 2014 JimEckert Cochise County, Arizona, United States December 01, 2014 Details
Doxocopa thoe
Hispaniolan Emperor
August 27, 2014 LLJohnson Dominican Republic December 01, 2014 Details
Archaeoprepona demophoon
Two-spotted Prepona
September 19, 2014 LLJohnson Dominican Republic December 01, 2014 Details
Kricogonia lyside
Lyside Sulphur
January 12, 2014 LLJohnson Dominican Republic December 01, 2014 Details
Hypanartia paullus
Antillean Mapwing
December 28, 2013 LLJohnson Dominican Republic December 01, 2014 Details
Historis odius
Orion
August 26, 2014 LLJohnson Dominican Republic December 01, 2014 Details
Pyrgus oileus
Tropical Checkered-Skipper
October 21, 2014 LLJohnson Dominican Republic December 01, 2014 Details
Phosphila miselioides
Spotted Phosphila
August 23, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States December 01, 2014 Details
Lacinipolia explicata
Explicit Arches
August 23, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States December 01, 2014 Details
Anavitrinella pampinaria
Common Gray
August 23, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States December 01, 2014 Details
Pyromorpha dimidiata
Orange-patched Smoky Moth
May 17, 2014 Ken Cheeks McCormick County, South Carolina, United States December 01, 2014 Details
Polygonia interrogationis
Question Mark
May 17, 2014 Ken Cheeks McCormick County, South Carolina, United States December 01, 2014 Details
Epargyreus clarus
Silver-spotted Skipper
May 03, 2014 Ken Cheeks Aiken County, South Carolina, United States December 01, 2014 Details
Celastrina ladon
Spring Azure
March 02, 2014 Ken Cheeks Aiken County, South Carolina, United States December 01, 2014 Details
Urbanus proteus
Long-tailed Skipper
October 26, 2013 Ken Cheeks Beaufort County, South Carolina, United States December 01, 2014 Details
Limenitis arthemis astyanax
'Astyanax' Red-spotted Purple
September 28, 2013 Ken Cheeks Aiken County, South Carolina, United States December 01, 2014 Details
Celiptera frustulum
Black Bit Moth
August 23, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States December 01, 2014 Details
Chlorochlamys appellaria September 25, 2014 coreyk Clark County, Nevada, United States December 01, 2014 Details
Hemeroplanis incusalis September 13, 2014 coreyk Clark County, Nevada, United States December 01, 2014 Details
Prorasea sideralis September 12, 2014 coreyk Clark County, Nevada, United States December 01, 2014 Details
Eupithecia deserticola September 12, 2014 coreyk Clark County, Nevada, United States December 01, 2014 Details
Spodoptera frugiperda
Fall Armyworm Moth
August 23, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States December 01, 2014 Details
Allotria elonympha
False Underwing
August 23, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States December 01, 2014 Details
Pyrgus oileus
Tropical Checkered-Skipper
November 28, 2014 LLJohnson Dominican Republic December 01, 2014 Details
Clemensia albata
Little White Lichen Moth
August 24, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States December 01, 2014 Details
Xestia elimata August 24, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States December 01, 2014 Details
Hypena bijugalis
Dimorphic Bomolocha Moth
August 24, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States December 01, 2014 Details
Anicla infecta
Green Cutworm Moth
August 24, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States December 01, 2014 Details
Chionodes xanthophilella October 10, 2014 coreyk Clark County, Nevada, United States December 01, 2014 Details
Pyrrharctia isabella
Isabella Tiger Moth or Banded Woolybear
November 03, 2014 rwbenson1 North Carolina, United States December 01, 2014 Details
Ceratomia amyntor
Elm sphinx
July 12, 2014 curtis.lehman Allegany County, Maryland, United States December 01, 2014 Details
Apantesis phalerata
Harnessed Moth
June 21, 2014 curtis.lehman Armstrong County, Pennsylvania, United States December 01, 2014 Details
Platyprepia virginalis
Ranchman's Tiger Moth
July 02, 2014 J_Martineau Big Horn County, Wyoming, United States December 01, 2014 Details