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
Polygonia comma
Eastern Comma
October 22, 2011 JMJaskula Jasper County, Indiana, United States July 09, 2014 Details
Eueides isabella
Isabella's Heliconian
February 16, 2012 DJHiker Bocas del Toro Province, Panama July 09, 2014 Details
Cladara atroliturata
The Scribbler
April 14, 2014 stormyeyes99 Sussex County, New Jersey, United States July 09, 2014 Details
Henricus contrastana
Contrasting Henricus Moth
April 24, 2014 Jim Eckert Cochise County, Arizona, United States July 09, 2014 Details
Cerura scitiscripta
Black-Etched Prominent
May 17, 2014 Zettieoh Texas, United States July 09, 2014 Details
Cerura scitiscripta
Black-Etched Prominent
May 18, 2014 Zettieoh Texas, United States July 09, 2014 Details
Apogeshna stenialis June 11, 2014 Chip Krilowicz Camden County, New Jersey, United States July 09, 2014 Details
Episimus argutanus June 06, 2014 Stuart Marcus Texas, Liberty County, United States July 09, 2014 Details
Speranza pustularia
Lesser Maple Spanworm Moth
June 16, 2014 Chip Krilowicz Camden County, New Jersey, United States July 09, 2014 Details
Harrisina americana
Grapeleaf Skeletonizer Moth
June 18, 2014 Raebohtn Hamilton County, Tennessee, United States July 09, 2014 Details
Hypsopygia olinalis June 15, 2014 B3tomm Morris County, New Jersey, United States July 09, 2014 Details
Orgyia leucostigma
White-marked Tussock Moth
June 26, 2014 ccrossmd Baltimore County, Maryland, United States July 09, 2014 Details
Speyeria cybele
Great Spangled Fritillary
May 10, 2012 dawnieg8657 Cecil County, Maryland, United States July 09, 2014 Details
Polygonia interrogationis
Question Mark
June 27, 2014 dwightrholmes Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States July 09, 2014 Details
Celastrina ladon
Spring Azure
June 28, 2014 buddingnaturalist Olmsted County, Minnesota, United States July 09, 2014 Details
Orgyia leucostigma
White-marked Tussock Moth
June 28, 2014 flapidus Montgomery County, Maryland, United States July 09, 2014 Details
Vanessa atalanta
Red Admiral
June 28, 2014 buddingnaturalist Olmsted County, Minnesota, United States July 09, 2014 Details
Asterocampa celtis
Hackberry Emperor
June 28, 2014 buddingnaturalist Olmsted County, Minnesota, United States July 09, 2014 Details
Polygonia comma
Eastern Comma
June 26, 2014 Peggy O Taylor County, Wisconsin, United States July 09, 2014 Details
Pieris rapae
Cabbage White
June 29, 2014 John LeBlanc Henrico County, Virginia, United States July 09, 2014 Details
Erynnis baptisiae
Wild Indigo Duskywing
June 29, 2014 John LeBlanc Henrico County, Virginia, United States July 09, 2014 Details
Pieris rapae
Cabbage White
June 28, 2014 John LeBlanc Chesterfield County, Virginia, United States July 09, 2014 Details
Papilio canadensis
Canadian Tiger Swallowtail
June 07, 2014 nwoodworth Cass County, Minnesota, United States July 09, 2014 Details
Callosamia angulifera
Tuliptree silkmoth
June 30, 2014 Hotpocket Frederick County, Maryland, United States July 09, 2014 Details
Erynnis horatius
Horace's Duskywing
July 01, 2014 John LeBlanc Chesterfield County, Virginia, United States July 09, 2014 Details
Atalopedes campestris
Sachem
July 01, 2014 John LeBlanc Chesterfield County, Virginia, United States July 09, 2014 Details
Hypsopygia olinalis May 27, 2012 pomarinejaeger Cape May County, New Jersey, United States July 09, 2014 Details
Pachysphinx modesta
Modest sphinx
June 28, 2014 blubungalo St Louis County, Minnesota, United States July 09, 2014 Details
Amorpha juglandis
Walnut sphinx
June 30, 2014 stonehollow Wright County, Minnesota, United States July 09, 2014 Details
Papilio polyxenes
Black Swallowtail
July 01, 2014 CindyJean Washington County, Minnesota, United States July 09, 2014 Details
Ceratomia undulosa
Waved sphinx
June 30, 2014 trever Marathon County, Wisconsin, United States July 09, 2014 Details
Phyciodes tharos
Pearl Crescent
July 01, 2014 rocksnstars Oxford County, Maine, United States July 09, 2014 Details
Phyciodes tharos
Pearl Crescent
July 01, 2014 rocksnstars Oxford County, Maine, United States July 09, 2014 Details
Eumorpha pandorus
Pandorus Sphinx
July 02, 2014 ljrpicasso Marquette County, Wisconsin, United States July 09, 2014 Details
Poanes zabulon
Zabulon Skipper
June 07, 2014 krancmm Fairfax County, Virginia, United States July 09, 2014 Details
Limenitis arthemis astyanax
'Astyanax' Red-spotted Purple
June 15, 2014 krancmm Dakota County, Minnesota, United States July 09, 2014 Details
Vanessa atalanta
Red Admiral
June 24, 2014 krancmm Hennepin County, Minnesota, United States July 09, 2014 Details
Limenitis arthemis astyanax
'Astyanax' Red-spotted Purple
June 22, 2014 krancmm Hennepin County, Minnesota, United States July 09, 2014 Details
Celastrina neglecta
Summer Azure
June 30, 2014 Sean Werle New Hampshire, United States July 09, 2014 Details
Phyciodes tharos
Pearl Crescent
June 28, 2014 ktaylo Kent County, Delaware, United States July 09, 2014 Details
Erynnis horatius
Horace's Duskywing
July 03, 2014 John LeBlanc Chesterfield County, Virginia, United States July 09, 2014 Details
Phlogophora iris
Olive Angle Shades
July 03, 2014 jollygoodyellow Nova Scotia, Canada July 09, 2014 Details
Ceratomia undulosa
Waved sphinx
July 03, 2014 Serena Sanborn Somerset County, Maine, United States July 09, 2014 Details
Vanessa cardui
Painted Lady
July 03, 2014 dferris1 Lyon County, Minnesota, United States July 09, 2014 Details
Pieris rapae
Cabbage White
July 03, 2014 jim8435wisc Sauk County, Wisconsin, United States July 09, 2014 Details
Limenitis arthemis astyanax
'Astyanax' Red-spotted Purple
July 03, 2014 jim8435wisc Columbia County, Wisconsin, United States July 09, 2014 Details
Hypercompe scribonia
Great Leopard Moth
July 04, 2014 djayschmitt Texas, Tarrant County, United States July 09, 2014 Details
Vanessa atalanta
Red Admiral
July 03, 2014 buddingnaturalist Olmsted County, Minnesota, United States July 09, 2014 Details
Euclea delphinii
Spiny Oak-slug Moth
July 04, 2014 Rtravers York County, Maine, United States July 09, 2014 Details
Cupido comyntas
Eastern Tailed-Blue
June 23, 2014 digginflowers Cecil County, Maryland, United States July 09, 2014 Details
Vanessa atalanta
Red Admiral
May 09, 2014 digginflowers Accomack County, Virginia, United States July 09, 2014 Details
Vanessa virginiensis
American Lady
May 09, 2014 digginflowers Accomack County, Virginia, United States July 09, 2014 Details
Eurytides marcellus
Zebra Swallowtail
July 05, 2014 rogerashton Maryland, United States July 09, 2014 Details
Erynnis horatius
Horace's Duskywing
July 05, 2014 blawrence Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States July 09, 2014 Details
Speyeria cybele
Great Spangled Fritillary
July 05, 2014 cedareden Belknap County, New Hampshire, United States July 09, 2014 Details
Euphydryas phaeton
Baltimore Checkerspot
July 06, 2014 christineanngreen Cumberland County, Maine, United States July 09, 2014 Details
Ctenucha virginica
Virginia Ctenucha
July 06, 2014 rocksnstars Oxford County, Maine, United States July 09, 2014 Details
Limenitis arthemis astyanax
'Astyanax' Red-spotted Purple
July 04, 2014 petruncio Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States July 09, 2014 Details
Parnassius smintheus
Rocky Mountain Parnassian
July 07, 2014 sagebird52 Albany County, Wyoming, United States July 09, 2014 Details
Marathyssa inficita
Dark Marathyssa Moth
June 28, 2014 MaryAnn Friedman Okaloosa County, Florida, United States July 09, 2014 Details
Hyalophora cecropia
Cecropia silkmoth
July 08, 2014 c_lenser Hancock County, Indiana, United States July 09, 2014 Details
Drasteria divergens April 06, 2014 coreyk Clark County, Nevada, United States July 09, 2014 Details
Epargyreus clarus
Silver-spotted Skipper
July 05, 2014 Cathy Miller Sevier County, Tennessee, United States July 09, 2014 Details
Erynnis horatius
Horace's Duskywing
July 08, 2014 John LeBlanc Chesterfield County, Virginia, United States July 09, 2014 Details
Gretchena bolliana
Pecan Bud Moth
July 07, 2014 Stuart Marcus Texas, Liberty County, United States July 09, 2014 Details
Erynnis baptisiae
Wild Indigo Duskywing
July 08, 2014 John LeBlanc Chesterfield County, Virginia, United States July 09, 2014 Details
Tortricidia testacea
Warm-chevroned Moth
June 28, 2014 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada July 09, 2014 Details
Speyeria cybele
Great Spangled Fritillary
July 05, 2014 Cathy Miller Sevier County, Tennessee, United States July 09, 2014 Details
Speyeria diana
Diana Fritillary
July 05, 2014 Cathy Miller Sevier County, Tennessee, United States July 09, 2014 Details
Tortricidia flexuosa July 06, 2014 joeverica Centre County, Pennsylvania, United States July 09, 2014 Details
Tortricidia flexuosa July 06, 2014 joeverica Centre County, Pennsylvania, United States July 09, 2014 Details
Packardia elegans
Elegant Tailed Slug Moth
July 06, 2014 joeverica Centre County, Pennsylvania, United States July 09, 2014 Details
Adoneta spinuloides
Purple-crested Slug Moth
July 06, 2014 joeverica Centre County, Pennsylvania, United States July 09, 2014 Details
Dryocampa rubicunda
Rosy maple moth
July 08, 2014 dxc0162 Saratoga County, New York, United States July 09, 2014 Details
Dolichomia intermedialis July 05, 2014 Bushytail3 Centre County, Pennsylvania, United States July 09, 2014 Details
Enodia anthedon
Northern Pearly-eye
July 08, 2014 jwilkinson Howard County, Maryland, United States July 09, 2014 Details
Asterocampa celtis
Hackberry Emperor
July 08, 2014 jwilkinson Carroll County, Maryland, United States July 09, 2014 Details
Archips negundana
Large Boxelder Leafroller Moth
June 30, 2014 stonehollow Wright County, Minnesota, United States July 09, 2014 Details
Enyo lugubris
Mournful sphinx
July 08, 2014 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States July 09, 2014 Details
Colias philodice
Clouded Sulphur
July 05, 2014 Doug Bruce Johnson County, Tennessee, United States July 09, 2014 Details
Pieris rapae
Cabbage White
July 05, 2014 Doug Bruce Johnson County, Tennessee, United States July 09, 2014 Details
Epargyreus clarus
Silver-spotted Skipper
July 05, 2014 Doug Bruce Johnson County, Tennessee, United States July 09, 2014 Details
Cupido comyntas
Eastern Tailed-Blue
July 05, 2014 Doug Bruce Johnson County, Tennessee, United States July 09, 2014 Details
Hylephila phyleus
Fiery Skipper
July 05, 2014 Doug Bruce Carter County, Tennessee, United States July 09, 2014 Details
Redectis vitrea July 06, 2014 joeverica Centre County, Pennsylvania, United States July 09, 2014 Details
Hyalophora euryalus
Ceanothus silkmoth
February 12, 2011 Lisa94 Santa Cruz County, California, United States July 09, 2014 Details
Epargyreus clarus
Silver-spotted Skipper
June 29, 2014 davidr Cambria County, Pennsylvania, United States July 09, 2014 Details
Speranza pustularia
Lesser Maple Spanworm Moth
July 01, 2014 davidr Cambria County, Pennsylvania, United States July 09, 2014 Details
Celastrina neglecta
Summer Azure
July 05, 2014 Cathy Miller Sevier County, Tennessee, United States July 09, 2014 Details
Battus philenor
Pipevine Swallowtail
July 05, 2014 Cathy Miller Sevier County, Tennessee, United States July 09, 2014 Details
Phyciodes tharos
Pearl Crescent
July 05, 2014 Cathy Miller Sevier County, Tennessee, United States July 09, 2014 Details
Alypia octomaculata
Eight-spotted Forester
July 09, 2014 RAguirre Muskogee County, Oklahoma, United States July 09, 2014 Details
Speranza pustularia
Lesser Maple Spanworm Moth
July 08, 2014 Chip Krilowicz Camden County, New Jersey, United States July 09, 2014 Details
Ectropis crepuscularia
The Small Engrailed
June 30, 2014 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada July 09, 2014 Details
Macrochilo litophora
Brown-lined Owlet Moth
July 05, 2014 joeverica Centre County, Pennsylvania, United States July 09, 2014 Details
Calledapteryx dryopterata
Brown Scoopwing
June 30, 2014 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada July 09, 2014 Details
Antheraea polyphemus
Polyphemus moth
July 09, 2014 macpam Ontario, Canada July 09, 2014 Details
Nadata gibbosa
White-dotted Prominent
July 01, 2014 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada July 09, 2014 Details
Tetracis crocallata
Yellow Slant-line
July 01, 2014 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada July 09, 2014 Details
Chalcoela iphitalis
Sooty Winged Chalcoela Moth
July 02, 2014 Chip Krilowicz Camden County, New Jersey, United States July 09, 2014 Details