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
Aglossa caprealis
Stored Grain Moth
July 31, 2014 dendroica5 Franklin County, Massachusetts, United States October 09, 2014 Details
Urola nivalis
Snowy Urola
August 02, 2014 dendroica5 Franklin County, Massachusetts, United States October 09, 2014 Details
Idia rotundalis
Rotund Idia Moth
August 02, 2014 dendroica5 Franklin County, Massachusetts, United States October 09, 2014 Details
Chytolita morbidalis
Morbid Owlet Moth
July 20, 2014 Sheryl Johnson Barnstable County, Massachusetts, United States October 09, 2014 Details
Melanolophia canadaria
Canadian melanolophia
August 03, 2014 Sheryl Johnson Barnstable County, Massachusetts, United States October 09, 2014 Details
Hypsopygia olinalis July 21, 2014 Sheryl Johnson Barnstable County, Massachusetts, United States October 09, 2014 Details
Crambus agitatellus July 21, 2014 Sheryl Johnson Barnstable County, Massachusetts, United States October 09, 2014 Details
Idia aemula
Common Idia Moth
July 29, 2014 Sheryl Johnson Barnstable County, Massachusetts, United States October 09, 2014 Details
Idia americalis
American Idia Moth
August 03, 2014 Sheryl Johnson Barnstable County, Massachusetts, United States October 09, 2014 Details
Pleuroprucha insulsaria
Common Tan Wave
July 31, 2014 Sheryl Johnson Barnstable County, Massachusetts, United States October 09, 2014 Details
Platynota idaeusalis
Tufted Apple-Bud Moth
July 31, 2014 Sheryl Johnson Barnstable County, Massachusetts, United States October 09, 2014 Details
Prochoerodes lineola
Large Maple Spanworm Moth
July 29, 2014 Sheryl Johnson Barnstable County, Massachusetts, United States October 09, 2014 Details
Prolimacodes badia
Skiff Moth
July 29, 2014 Sheryl Johnson Barnstable County, Massachusetts, United States October 09, 2014 Details
Renia discoloralis
Discolored Renia Moth
August 06, 2014 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States October 09, 2014 Details
Pantographa limata
Linden-Leafroller Moth
August 04, 2014 a-o Essex County, Massachusetts, United States October 09, 2014 Details
Platynota exasperatana
Exasperating Platynota
July 23, 2014 B3tomm Morris County, New Jersey, United States October 09, 2014 Details
Peridea basitriens
Oval-based Prominent
August 05, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States October 09, 2014 Details
Pseudochelaria walsinghami August 06, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States October 09, 2014 Details
Schizura unicornis
Unicorn Caterpillar Moth
August 22, 2014 Carol Thornton-Anderson Orange County, Indiana, United States October 09, 2014 Details
Arogalea cristifasciella August 02, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States October 09, 2014 Details
Homoeosoma deceptorium August 06, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States October 09, 2014 Details
Hahncappsia marculenta August 09, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States October 09, 2014 Details
Iridopsis ephyraria
Pale-winged Gray
August 10, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States October 09, 2014 Details
Leucania inermis
Unarmed Wainscot
August 10, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States October 09, 2014 Details
Lochmaeus bilineata
Double-lined Prominent
August 10, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States October 09, 2014 Details
Pleuroprucha insulsaria
Common Tan Wave
August 10, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States October 09, 2014 Details
Pagara simplex
Mouse-Colored Lichen Moth
August 10, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States October 09, 2014 Details
Schinia thoreaui
Thoreau's Flower Moth
August 11, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States October 09, 2014 Details
Achyra rantalis August 11, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States October 09, 2014 Details
Schinia lynx
Lynx Flower Moth
August 11, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States October 09, 2014 Details
Pyrausta rubricalis August 11, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States October 09, 2014 Details
Epiblema otiosana
Bidens Borer Moth
August 11, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States October 09, 2014 Details
Ogdoconta cinereola
Common Pinkband
August 11, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States October 09, 2014 Details
Acrobasis exsulella
Cordovan Pyralid
August 11, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States October 09, 2014 Details
Adaina ambrosiae August 11, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States October 09, 2014 Details
Acronicta rubricoma
Ruddy Dagger Moth
August 11, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States October 09, 2014 Details
Cucullia asteroides
The Asteroid
August 11, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States October 09, 2014 Details
Eucosma matutina August 12, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States October 09, 2014 Details
Sonia constrictana
Constricted Sonia Moth
August 12, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States October 09, 2014 Details
Atascosa glareosella August 12, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States October 09, 2014 Details
Tricholita signata
Signate Quaker
August 13, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States October 09, 2014 Details
Euchlaena amoenaria
Deep Yellow Euchlaena
August 23, 2014 ladybugs357 Baltimore County, Maryland, United States October 09, 2014 Details
Ecliptopera atricolorata
Dark-banded Geometer
August 03, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States October 09, 2014 Details
Grapholita interstinctana August 23, 2014 Carol Thornton-Anderson Orange County, Indiana, United States October 09, 2014 Details
Sitochroa chortalis
Dimorphic Sitochroa Moth
August 15, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States October 09, 2014 Details
Lithacodes fiskeanus August 18, 2014 TCat7187 Cecil County, Maryland, United States October 09, 2014 Details
Callosamia promethea
Promethea silkmoth
May 22, 2012 franpope Garrett County, Maryland, United States October 09, 2014 Details
Callosamia promethea
Promethea silkmoth
May 22, 2012 franpope Garrett County, Maryland, United States October 09, 2014 Details
Choristoneura parallela
Spotted Fireworm Moth
August 28, 2014 Kurt R. Schwarz Howard County, Maryland, United States October 09, 2014 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
September 29, 2014 John Wilson Socorro County, New Mexico, United States October 09, 2014 Details
Hyles lineata
White-lined Sphinx
September 30, 2014 ladykatydid Eddy County, New Mexico, United States October 09, 2014 Details
Phyciodes phaon
Phaon Crescent
September 27, 2014 DebW Curry County, New Mexico, United States October 09, 2014 Details
Actias luna
Luna moth
August 18, 2014 mkarasmkaras Durham County, North Carolina, United States October 09, 2014 Details
Plataea calcaria February 23, 2014 Finatic02 San Diego County, California, United States October 09, 2014 Details
Hyles lineata
White-lined Sphinx
September 28, 2014 thomas20 Muskogee County, Oklahoma, United States October 09, 2014 Details
Eacles imperialis
Imperial moth
October 07, 2014 WICKYCOOKE Carteret County, North Carolina, United States October 09, 2014 Details
Spoladea recurvalis
Hawaiian Beet Webworm
October 07, 2014 Jerry Green Madison County, Alabama, United States October 09, 2014 Details
Phyciodes mylitta
Mylitta Crescent
July 08, 2014 badyak Mendocino County, California, United States October 09, 2014 Details
Colias eurytheme
Orange Sulphur
July 08, 2014 badyak Mendocino County, California, United States October 09, 2014 Details
Speyeria callippe
Callippe Fritillary
July 08, 2014 badyak Mendocino County, California, United States October 09, 2014 Details
Ministrymon leda
Leda Ministreak
October 05, 2014 Robert Gorman San Diego County, California, United States October 09, 2014 Details
Papilio cresphontes
Giant Swallowtail
October 07, 2014 KittKatt Los Angeles County, California, United States October 09, 2014 Details
Phaecasiophora confixana
Macrame Moth
June 08, 2014 B3tomm Morris County, New Jersey, United States October 09, 2014 Details
Pandemis limitata
Three-lined Leafroller Moth
June 08, 2014 B3tomm Morris County, New Jersey, United States October 09, 2014 Details
Zanclognatha obscuripennis
Dark Zanclognatha Moth
June 15, 2014 B3tomm Morris County, New Jersey, United States October 09, 2014 Details
Archips grisea June 15, 2014 B3tomm Morris County, New Jersey, United States October 09, 2014 Details
Junonia coenia
Common Buckeye
October 08, 2014 saraheb Davidson County, Tennessee, United States October 09, 2014 Details
Acronicta impressa October 06, 2014 Michael Melchiore Bucks County, Pennsylvania, United States October 09, 2014 Details
Catocala amatrix
Sweetheart Underwing
September 20, 2014 AngelaCoco Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, United States October 09, 2014 Details
Chlosyne lacinia
Bordered Patch
October 08, 2014 John Wilson Socorro County, New Mexico, United States October 09, 2014 Details
Argyrogramma basigera
Pink-washed Looper Moth
October 08, 2014 tom nolan Burlington County, New Jersey, United States October 09, 2014 Details
Euchaetes egle
Milkweed Tussock Moth or Milkweed Tiger Moth
August 31, 2014 ann2255 Rappahannock County, Virginia, United States October 09, 2014 Details
Clemensia albata
Little White Lichen Moth
August 24, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States October 09, 2014 Details
Zale lunata
Lunate Zale
September 04, 2012 magnunc Howard County, Maryland, United States October 09, 2014 Details
Oligia minuscula
Small Brocade
August 16, 2012 curtis.lehman
(Steven Johnson)
Monroe County, Pennsylvania, United States October 09, 2014 Details
Platypolia mactata
Adorable Brocade
October 09, 1996 curtis.lehman
(Steven Johnson)
Northumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States October 09, 2014 Details
Platypolia mactata
Adorable Brocade
August 08, 1997 curtis.lehman
(Steven Johnson)
Snyder County, Pennsylvania, United States October 09, 2014 Details
Platypolia mactata
Adorable Brocade
September 18, 1998 curtis.lehman
(Steven Johnson)
Sullivan County, Pennsylvania, United States October 09, 2014 Details
Symmerista leucitys
Orange-humped Mapleworm
September 29, 2014 curtis.lehman Armstrong County, Pennsylvania, United States October 09, 2014 Details
Macronoctua onusta
Iris Borer Moth
October 08, 2014 curtis.lehman
(Paul Dennehy)
Montour County, Pennsylvania, United States October 09, 2014 Details
Pococera asperatella
Maple Webworm Moth
July 20, 2014 B3tomm Morris County, New Jersey, United States October 09, 2014 Details
Coryphista meadii
Barberry Geometer
July 19, 2014 B3tomm Morris County, New Jersey, United States October 09, 2014 Details
Acrobasis caryae July 19, 2014 B3tomm Morris County, New Jersey, United States October 09, 2014 Details
Orthodes cynica
Cynical Quaker
July 22, 2014 B3tomm Morris County, New Jersey, United States October 09, 2014 Details
Costaconvexa centrostrigaria
The Bent-line Carpet
June 22, 2014 B3tomm Morris County, New Jersey, United States October 09, 2014 Details
Argyresthia oreasella
Cherry Shoot Borer
June 22, 2014 B3tomm Morris County, New Jersey, United States October 09, 2014 Details
Olethreutes fasciatana June 22, 2014 B3tomm Morris County, New Jersey, United States October 09, 2014 Details
Malacosoma disstria
Forest Tent Caterpillar Moth
June 27, 2014 B3tomm Morris County, New Jersey, United States October 09, 2014 Details
Idia lubricalis
Glossy Black Idia Moth
June 22, 2014 B3tomm Morris County, New Jersey, United States October 09, 2014 Details
Orgyia leucostigma
White-marked Tussock Moth
June 27, 2014 B3tomm Morris County, New Jersey, United States October 09, 2014 Details
Olethreutes fasciatana June 28, 2014 B3tomm Morris County, New Jersey, United States October 09, 2014 Details
Zanclognatha dentata June 28, 2014 B3tomm Morris County, New Jersey, United States October 09, 2014 Details
Iridopsis ephyraria
Pale-winged Gray
June 28, 2014 B3tomm Morris County, New Jersey, United States October 09, 2014 Details
Idaea dimidiata
Single-dotted Wave
June 28, 2014 B3tomm Morris County, New Jersey, United States October 09, 2014 Details
Idia americalis
American Idia Moth
September 27, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States October 09, 2014 Details
Allagrapha aerea
Unspotted Looper Moth
September 27, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States October 09, 2014 Details
Junonia coenia
Common Buckeye
October 06, 2014 amdurso Wake County, North Carolina, United States October 09, 2014 Details
Cyclophora nanaria September 27, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States October 09, 2014 Details
Lacinipolia renigera
Bristly Cutworm Moth
September 27, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States October 09, 2014 Details
Patalene olyzonaria
Juniper Geometer
September 27, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States October 09, 2014 Details