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
Euchromius ocelleus June 11, 2014 jim.odonater Clark County, Washington, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Sinoe robiniella June 15, 2014 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Drasteria hudsonica July 02, 2014 mcash70 British Columbia, Canada August 27, 2014 Details
Xanthorhoe alticolata July 06, 2014 janazak Yukon Territory, Canada August 27, 2014 Details
Coleophora limosipennella July 06, 2014 orangemoth Essex County, New Jersey, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Idia lubricalis
Glossy Black Idia Moth
July 15, 2014 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Caenurgina erechtea
Forage Looper Moth
July 15, 2014 Sue Orlowski Spokane County, Washington, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Caenurgina erechtea
Forage Looper Moth
July 16, 2014 Sue Orlowski Spokane County, Washington, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Nemoria bistriaria
Red-fringed Emerald
July 23, 2014 petlvr Lawrence County, Ohio, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Chionodes mediofuscella July 25, 2014 yardbird Camden County, New Jersey, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Albuna fraxini
Virginia Creeper Borer Moth
July 26, 2014 julmast Elkhart County, Indiana, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Anagrapha falcifera
Celery Looper Moth
July 05, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Nomophila nearctica
Lucerne Moth
July 27, 2014 Carol Thornton-Anderson Orange County, Indiana, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Emmelina monodactyla
Morning-glory Plume Moth
July 28, 2014 tejewell King County, Washington, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Phyciodes mylitta
Mylitta Crescent
July 25, 2014 Jacqueline Freeman Clark County, Washington, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Boloria chariclea
Arctic Fritillary
July 17, 2014 janazak Yukon Territory, Canada August 27, 2014 Details
Boloria chariclea
Arctic Fritillary
July 17, 2014 janazak Yukon Territory, Canada August 27, 2014 Details
Boloria chariclea
Arctic Fritillary
July 17, 2014 janazak Yukon Territory, Canada August 27, 2014 Details
Lycaena dorcas
Dorcas Copper
July 17, 2014 janazak Yukon Territory, Canada August 27, 2014 Details
Plebejus optilete
Cranberry Blue
July 17, 2014 janazak Yukon Territory, Canada August 27, 2014 Details
Hemaris thysbe
Hummingbird Clearwing
August 04, 2014 YukonSights Yukon Territory, Canada August 27, 2014 Details
Speyeria aphrodite
Aphrodite Fritillary
July 25, 2014 HHowell Haywood County, North Carolina, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Phyciodes tharos
Pearl Crescent
August 04, 2014 Planty Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Polygonia comma
Eastern Comma
July 16, 2014 satchmo0802 Cherokee County, North Carolina, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Battus philenor
Pipevine Swallowtail
July 16, 2014 satchmo0802 Cherokee County, North Carolina, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Atalopedes campestris
Sachem
July 17, 2014 satchmo0802 Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Epargyreus clarus
Silver-spotted Skipper
July 17, 2014 satchmo0802 Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Hermeuptychia sosybius
Carolina Satyr
July 16, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Celastrina echo
Echo Azure
August 03, 2014 plex1ppus Pend Oreille County, Washington, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Limenitis arthemis astyanax
'Astyanax' Red-spotted Purple
August 03, 2014 S_S_B Wilkes County, North Carolina, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Papilio troilus
Spicebush Swallowtail
August 03, 2014 S_S_B Wilkes County, North Carolina, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Celastrina neglecta
Summer Azure
July 17, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Papilio machaon
Old World Swallowtail
July 17, 2014 janazak Yukon Territory, Canada August 27, 2014 Details
Colias philodice
Clouded Sulphur
July 19, 2014 janazak Yukon Territory, Canada August 27, 2014 Details
Colias philodice
Clouded Sulphur
July 19, 2014 janazak Yukon Territory, Canada August 27, 2014 Details
Colias christina
Christina Sulphur
July 19, 2014 janazak Yukon Territory, Canada August 27, 2014 Details
Battus philenor
Pipevine Swallowtail
July 23, 2014 AllenRatz Graham County, North Carolina, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Phyciodes pulchella
Field Crescent
July 19, 2014 janazak Yukon Territory, Canada August 27, 2014 Details
Plebejus idas
Northern Blue
July 21, 2014 janazak Yukon Territory, Canada August 27, 2014 Details
Plebejus idas
Northern Blue
July 21, 2014 janazak Yukon Territory, Canada August 27, 2014 Details
Plebejus optilete
Cranberry Blue
July 21, 2014 janazak Yukon Territory, Canada August 27, 2014 Details
Colias philodice
Clouded Sulphur
July 21, 2014 janazak Yukon Territory, Canada August 27, 2014 Details
Redectis pygmaea
Pygmy Redectis
August 14, 2014 D. Dodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Chalcoela pegasalis August 13, 2014 D. Dodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Abagrotis kirkwoodi August 02, 2014 finatic San Diego County, California, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Symmoca signatella June 04, 2014 finatic San Diego County, California, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Rudenia leguminana
Black-tipped Rudenia Moth
August 03, 2014 finatic San Diego County, California, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Lycaena dorcas
Dorcas Copper
July 22, 2014 janazak Yukon Territory, Canada August 27, 2014 Details
Lycaena dorcas
Dorcas Copper
July 22, 2014 janazak Yukon Territory, Canada August 27, 2014 Details
Ochlodes sylvanoides
Woodland Skipper
August 17, 2014 PDunwiddie King County, Washington, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Ochlodes sylvanoides
Woodland Skipper
August 15, 2014 PDunwiddie King County, Washington, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Acronicta rubricoma
Ruddy Dagger Moth
July 24, 2014 gldearman Jefferson County, Florida, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Parnassius clodius
Clodius Parnassian
July 13, 2014 carterkat Clallam County, Washington, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Smerinthus cerisyi
One-eyed sphinx
August 19, 2014 Mahou Sloth King County, Washington, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Pieris marginalis
Margined White
September 03, 2007 jvhigbee Pierce County, Washington, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Neophasia menapia
Pine White
August 19, 2014 kinuko Snohomish County, Washington, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Boloria chariclea
Arctic Fritillary
August 15, 2014 Sue Orlowski Jefferson County, Washington, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Lycaena helloides
Purplish Copper
August 15, 2014 Sue Orlowski Jefferson County, Washington, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Papilio machaon
Old World Swallowtail
August 21, 2014 matthewjcampbell Walla Walla County, Washington, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Antheraea polyphemus
Polyphemus moth
August 22, 2014 auburnkurls Pierce County, Washington, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Apantesis carlotta August 23, 2014 Tom Raub Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Apodemia mormo
Mormon Metalmark
August 23, 2014 plex1ppus Lincoln County, Washington, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Junonia coenia
Common Buckeye
August 23, 2014 plex1ppus Lincoln County, Washington, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Catocala relicta
White Underwing
August 18, 2014 jeliza King County, Washington, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Glaphyria sequistralis August 18, 2014 davmcnaugh Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Hyperstrotia flaviguttata
Yellow-spotted Graylet
August 18, 2014 davmcnaugh Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Epicallima argenticinctella August 18, 2014 davmcnaugh Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Pyrausta pseuderosnealis August 24, 2014 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Papilio cresphontes
Giant Swallowtail
August 25, 2014 Skurkowski Otsego County, New York, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Redectis pygmaea
Pygmy Redectis
August 25, 2014 yardbird Camden County, New Jersey, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Eumacaria madopata
Brown-bordered Geometer
August 19, 2014 davmcnaugh Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Idaea demissaria
Red-Bordered Wave
August 19, 2014 davmcnaugh Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Pseudothyatira cymatophoroides
Tufted Thyatirid
August 18, 2014 davmcnaugh Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Tricholita signata
Signate Quaker
August 22, 2014 Shane Miller Beaver County, Pennsylvania, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Pyrausta acrionalis August 19, 2014 davmcnaugh Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Schinia arcigera
Arcigera Flower Moth
August 18, 2014 davmcnaugh Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Hyphantria cunea
Fall Webworm Moth
August 25, 2014 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Orgyia leucostigma
White-marked Tussock Moth
August 25, 2014 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Epargyreus clarus
Silver-spotted Skipper
August 06, 2002 stephen stedman Putnam County, Tennessee, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Zanclognatha atrilineella August 26, 2014 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Ephyrodes cacata August 26, 2014 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Melanolophia canadaria
Canadian melanolophia
August 26, 2014 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Macaria bicolorata August 26, 2014 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Manduca rustica
Rustic sphinx
August 25, 2014 Arriflex2 Pima County, Arizona, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Microtheoris ophionalis July 24, 2014 jim.odonater Lassen County, California, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Choristoneura parallela
Spotted Fireworm Moth
August 22, 2014 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Renia flavipunctalis
Yellow-spotted Renia Moth
August 23, 2014 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Pieris rapae
Cabbage White
July 24, 2014 mathgeek Jackson County, Illinois, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Digrammia neptaria
Dark-bordered Granite Moth
July 26, 2014 jim.odonater Inyo County, California, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Drasteria stretchi July 26, 2014 jim.odonater Inyo County, California, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Idaea bonifata July 26, 2014 jim.odonater Inyo County, California, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Eumorpha pandorus
Pandorus Sphinx
August 26, 2014 Elusive Callaway County, Missouri, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Hyles lineata
White-lined Sphinx
July 26, 2014 jim.odonater Inyo County, California, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Smerinthus cerisyi
One-eyed sphinx
July 27, 2014 jim.odonater Inyo County, California, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
August 15, 2014 Ansel Oommen Queens County, New York, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Arctia caja
Garden Tiger Moth or Great Tiger Moth
July 27, 2014 jim.odonater Inyo County, California, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Allagrapha aerea
Unspotted Looper Moth
August 25, 2014 K Stilwell Tazewell County, Virginia, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Halysidota harrisii
Sycamore Tussock Moth
August 26, 2014 Clmiller St Joseph County, Indiana, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Ancyloxypha numitor
Least Skipper
August 26, 2014 EPIMEDIUM McHenry County, Illinois, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
August 25, 2014 EPIMEDIUM McHenry County, Illinois, United States August 27, 2014 Details