Recently Verified Sightings

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Species Observation Date Submitter Location Verified Datesort icon
Polygonia interrogationis
Question Mark
May 21, 2012 julmast Elkhart County, Indiana, United States July 05, 2014 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
October 12, 2013 julmast Elkhart County, Indiana, United States July 05, 2014 Details
Vanessa atalanta
Red Admiral
July 24, 2010 julmast Elkhart County, Indiana, United States July 05, 2014 Details
Trichodezia albovittata
White-striped Black
July 19, 2011 julmast Elkhart County, Indiana, United States July 05, 2014 Details
Vanessa virginiensis
American Lady
October 13, 2010 julmast Elkhart County, Indiana, United States July 05, 2014 Details
Phyciodes tharos
Pearl Crescent
September 17, 2011 julmast Elkhart County, Indiana, United States July 05, 2014 Details
Asterocampa celtis
Hackberry Emperor
August 05, 2010 julmast Elkhart County, Indiana, United States July 05, 2014 Details
Asterocampa clyton
Tawny Emperor
July 28, 2010 julmast Elkhart County, Indiana, United States July 05, 2014 Details
Vanessa cardui
Painted Lady
July 24, 2010 julmast Elkhart County, Indiana, United States July 05, 2014 Details
Pyrgus communis
Common Checkered-Skipper
September 02, 2012 julmast Elkhart County, Indiana, United States July 05, 2014 Details
Libytheana carinenta
American Snout
May 31, 2012 JMJaskula Jasper County, Indiana, United States July 05, 2014 Details
Parrhasius m album
White-M Hairstreak
October 11, 2011 JMJaskula Jasper County, Indiana, United States July 05, 2014 Details
Papilio polyxenes
Black Swallowtail
September 28, 2012 JMJaskula Jasper County, Indiana, United States July 05, 2014 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
October 22, 2011 JMJaskula Jasper County, Indiana, United States July 05, 2014 Details
Limenitis arthemis astyanax
'Astyanax' Red-spotted Purple
July 18, 2010 julmast Elkhart County, Indiana, United States July 05, 2014 Details
Epargyreus clarus
Silver-spotted Skipper
July 18, 2010 julmast Elkhart County, Indiana, United States July 05, 2014 Details
Colias eurytheme
Orange Sulphur
July 31, 2010 julmast Elkhart County, Indiana, United States July 05, 2014 Details
Papilio polyxenes
Black Swallowtail
August 27, 2010 julmast Elkhart County, Indiana, United States July 05, 2014 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
July 23, 2010 julmast Elkhart County, Indiana, United States July 05, 2014 Details
Papilio troilus
Spicebush Swallowtail
September 17, 2010 julmast Elkhart County, Indiana, United States July 05, 2014 Details
Euptoieta claudia
Variegated Fritillary
August 26, 2010 julmast Elkhart County, Indiana, United States July 05, 2014 Details
Limenitis archippus
Viceroy
August 10, 2010 julmast Elkhart County, Indiana, United States July 05, 2014 Details
Strymon melinus
Gray Hairstreak
September 11, 2011 julmast Elkhart County, Indiana, United States July 05, 2014 Details
Acleris subnivana October 29, 2013 stormyeyes99 Sussex County, New Jersey, United States July 05, 2014 Details
Macaria multilineata
Many-lined Angle
August 21, 2013 stormyeyes99 Sussex County, New Jersey, United States July 05, 2014 Details
Monopis dorsistrigella June 28, 2013 stormyeyes99 Sussex County, New Jersey, United States July 05, 2014 Details
Clostera albosigma
Sigmoid Prominent
July 26, 2013 stormyeyes99 Sussex County, New Jersey, United States July 05, 2014 Details
Glaphyria fulminalis
Black-patched Glaphyria Moth
July 05, 2013 stormyeyes99 Sussex County, New Jersey, United States July 05, 2014 Details
Glaphyria fulminalis
Black-patched Glaphyria Moth
June 30, 2012 Denise Farrell Bergen County, New Jersey, United States July 05, 2014 Details
Elophila icciusalis July 15, 2013 Denise Farrell Bergen County, New Jersey, United States July 05, 2014 Details
Pyrausta rubricalis August 16, 2012 Denise Farrell Bergen County, New Jersey, United States July 05, 2014 Details
Plagodis fervidaria
Fervid Plagodis
April 28, 2014 stormyeyes99 Sussex County, New Jersey, United States July 05, 2014 Details
Colocasia flavicornis
Yellowhorn Moth
April 28, 2014 stormyeyes99 Sussex County, New Jersey, United States July 05, 2014 Details
Agrius cingulata
Pink-spotted hawkmoth
September 03, 2009 Darkmoth Ocean County, New Jersey, United States July 05, 2014 Details
Argyrostrotis quadrifilaris
Four-Lined Chocolate
May 20, 2014 Chip Krilowicz Burlington County, New Jersey, United States July 05, 2014 Details
Dichomeris marginella May 27, 2014 Chip Krilowicz Camden County, New Jersey, United States July 05, 2014 Details
Phalaenophana pyramusalis
Dark-banded Owlet Moth
May 28, 2014 Chip Krilowicz Camden County, New Jersey, United States July 05, 2014 Details
Vanessa atalanta
Red Admiral
May 22, 2014 britches Bartholomew County, Indiana, United States July 05, 2014 Details
Hypsopygia olinalis September 09, 2012 Kurt R. Schwarz Cape May County, New Jersey, United States July 05, 2014 Details
Palthis angulalis
Dark-spotted Palthis Moth
June 05, 2014 Chip Krilowicz Camden County, New Jersey, United States July 05, 2014 Details
Vanessa cardui
Painted Lady
June 09, 2014 efulrich Monterey County, California, United States July 05, 2014 Details
Desmia funeralis
Grape Leaffolder Moth
June 10, 2014 Chip Krilowicz Gloucester County, New Jersey, United States July 05, 2014 Details
Spragueia leo
Common Spragueia
June 10, 2014 Chip Krilowicz Gloucester County, New Jersey, United States July 05, 2014 Details
Datana angusii
Angus's Datana
June 22, 2014 Tom Raub Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States July 05, 2014 Details
Plusiodonta compressipalpis
Moonseed Moth
June 08, 2014 B3tomm Morris County, New Jersey, United States July 05, 2014 Details
Epimecis hortaria
Tulip-Tree Beauty
June 22, 2014 UrsulaV Chatham County, North Carolina, United States July 05, 2014 Details
Cerma cerintha
Tufted Bird-Dropping Moth
June 07, 2014 Sandy301 Middlesex County, New Jersey, United States July 05, 2014 Details
Pseudoschinia elautalis May 10, 2014 coreyk Clark County, Nevada, United States July 05, 2014 Details
Cycnia tenera
Delicate Cycnia or Dogbane Tiger Moth
June 23, 2014 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States July 05, 2014 Details
Euparthenos nubilis
Locust Underwing
June 23, 2014 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States July 05, 2014 Details
Crocidophora serratissimalis June 23, 2014 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States July 05, 2014 Details
Thorybes pylades
Northern Cloudywing
June 07, 2014 rseidler Howard County, Arkansas, United States July 05, 2014 Details
Patalene olyzonaria
Juniper Geometer
June 24, 2014 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States July 05, 2014 Details
Allagrapha aerea
Unspotted Looper Moth
June 24, 2014 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States July 05, 2014 Details
Schizura unicornis
Unicorn Caterpillar Moth
June 24, 2014 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States July 05, 2014 Details
Aglossa cuprina
Grease Moth
June 24, 2014 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States July 05, 2014 Details
Xylesthia pruniramiella June 22, 2014 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States July 05, 2014 Details
Paonias excaecata
Blinded sphinx
June 26, 2014 Rachelheep Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States July 05, 2014 Details
Lytrosis unitaria
Common Lytrosis
June 25, 2014 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States July 05, 2014 Details
Hypsopygia olinalis June 26, 2014 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States July 05, 2014 Details
Virbia laeta
Joyful Holomelina
June 26, 2014 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States July 05, 2014 Details
Thorybes pylades
Northern Cloudywing
June 07, 2014 rseidler Howard County, Arkansas, United States July 05, 2014 Details
Thorybes confusis
Confused Cloudywing
June 07, 2014 rseidler Howard County, Arkansas, United States July 05, 2014 Details
Polites origenes
Crossline Skipper
June 07, 2014 rseidler Howard County, Arkansas, United States July 05, 2014 Details
Amphion floridensis
Nessus sphinx
June 28, 2014 SteveSass St Joseph County, Indiana, United States July 05, 2014 Details
Apatelodes torrefacta
Spotted Apatelodes Moth
June 30, 2014 gkthew Carroll County, Maryland, United States July 05, 2014 Details
Darapsa choerilus (pholus)
Azalea Sphinx
June 29, 2014 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States July 05, 2014 Details
Zeuzera pyrina
Leopard Moth
June 25, 2014 1velvetcat Essex County, Massachusetts, United States July 05, 2014 Details
Eufidonia notataria
Powder Moth
June 29, 2014 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States July 05, 2014 Details
Darapsa myron
Virginia creeper sphinx
June 18, 2014 1velvetcat Essex County, Massachusetts, United States July 05, 2014 Details
Lacinipolia lorea
Bridled Arches
June 29, 2014 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States July 05, 2014 Details
Lymantria dispar
Gypsy Moth
July 01, 2014 Lukeeey Ontario, Canada July 05, 2014 Details
Condylolomia participalis June 30, 2014 KEMarshall Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States July 05, 2014 Details
Cerma cerintha
Tufted Bird-Dropping Moth
June 20, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States July 05, 2014 Details
Polygonia interrogationis
Question Mark
July 01, 2014 lindamae Stark County, Ohio, United States July 05, 2014 Details
Aglossa pinguinalis
Large Tabby
June 27, 2014 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States July 05, 2014 Details
Hypercompe scribonia
Great Leopard Moth
July 02, 2014 Candace Nickerson Essex County, Massachusetts, United States July 05, 2014 Details
Urola nivalis July 02, 2014 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States July 05, 2014 Details
Coleotechnites atrupictella June 29, 2014 Jim Eckert Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States July 05, 2014 Details
Dryocampa rubicunda
Rosy maple moth
June 30, 2014 LotusFlowerOm Strafford County, New Hampshire, United States July 05, 2014 Details
Panopoda rufimargo
Red-lined Panopoda
July 02, 2014 Shelley Rutkin Forsyth County, North Carolina, United States July 05, 2014 Details
Papilio polyxenes
Black Swallowtail
June 19, 2014 Jimmy Acorn Montgomery County, Virginia, United States July 05, 2014 Details
Orgyia leucostigma
White-marked Tussock Moth
July 03, 2014 Kaeley912 New Castle County, Delaware, United States July 05, 2014 Details
Lascoria ambigualis
Ambiguous Moth
May 30, 2014 AngelaCoco Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, United States July 05, 2014 Details
Speyeria diana
Diana Fritillary
June 28, 2014 roseanna Pulaski County, Kentucky, United States July 05, 2014 Details
Cyclophora pendulinaria
Sweetfern Geometer
May 24, 2014 a-o Essex County, Massachusetts, United States July 05, 2014 Details
Pholisora catullus
Common Sootywing
June 29, 2014 Raul Delgado Texas, United States, Webb County July 05, 2014 Details
Aristotelia roseosuffusella June 24, 2014 Monica Miller Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States July 05, 2014 Details
Coleotechnites coniferella June 24, 2014 Monica Miller Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States July 05, 2014 Details
Olethreutes bipartitana May 25, 2014 Monica Miller Washington County, Pennsylvania, United States July 05, 2014 Details
Trigrammia quadrinotaria
Four-spotted Angle
May 24, 2014 Monica Miller Washington County, Pennsylvania, United States July 05, 2014 Details
Protodeltote muscosula
Large Mossy Lithacodia
May 24, 2014 Monica Miller Washington County, Pennsylvania, United States July 05, 2014 Details
Thymelicus lineola
European Skipper
July 04, 2014 juliereid Ontario, Canada July 05, 2014 Details
Anatrytone logan
Delaware Skipper
July 04, 2014 juliereid Ontario, Canada July 05, 2014 Details
Phyciodes cocyta
Northern Crescent
July 04, 2014 juliereid Ontario, Canada July 05, 2014 Details
Limenitis arthemis astyanax
'Astyanax' Red-spotted Purple
July 04, 2014 juliereid Ontario, Canada July 05, 2014 Details
Papilio canadensis
Canadian Tiger Swallowtail
July 04, 2014 Pat Brown Ontario, Canada July 05, 2014 Details
Pieris rapae
Cabbage White
July 04, 2014 juliereid Ontario, Canada July 05, 2014 Details
Megisto cymela
Little Wood-Satyr
July 04, 2014 juliereid Ontario, Canada July 05, 2014 Details
Megisto cymela
Little Wood-Satyr
July 04, 2014 juliereid Ontario, Canada July 05, 2014 Details