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
Heterophleps triguttaria
Three-spotted Fillip
August 04, 2015 Jon Rapp Christian County, Missouri, United States August 09, 2015 Details
Patalene olyzonaria
Juniper Geometer
August 04, 2015 Jon Rapp Christian County, Missouri, United States August 09, 2015 Details
Eumorpha pandorus
Pandorus Sphinx
August 07, 2015 brdwtchr Texas County, Missouri, United States August 09, 2015 Details
Darapsa myron
Virginia creeper sphinx
August 07, 2015 brdwtchr Texas County, Missouri, United States August 09, 2015 Details
Ceratomia undulosa
Waved sphinx
August 07, 2015 brdwtchr Texas County, Missouri, United States August 09, 2015 Details
Pompeius verna
Little Glassywing
August 03, 2015 brdwtchr Texas County, Missouri, United States August 09, 2015 Details
Basilodes pepita
Gold Moth
August 04, 2015 Jon Rapp Christian County, Missouri, United States August 09, 2015 Details
Hypercompe scribonia
Great Leopard Moth
August 08, 2015 amealer Hamilton County, Tennessee, United States August 09, 2015 Details
Satyrium calanus
Banded Hairstreak
August 06, 2015 mikeloukides New Haven County, Connecticut, United States August 09, 2015 Details
Strymon melinus
Gray Hairstreak
August 08, 2015 Bill Emch Wetzel County, West Virginia, United States August 09, 2015 Details
Fascista cercerisella
Redbud Leaffolder Moth
August 04, 2015 Jon Rapp Christian County, Missouri, United States August 09, 2015 Details
Timandra amaturaria
Cross-lined Waved
August 04, 2015 Jon Rapp Christian County, Missouri, United States August 09, 2015 Details
Amblyscirtes nysa
Nysa Roadside-Skipper
August 08, 2015 gunhilda Payne County, Oklahoma, United States August 09, 2015 Details
Amblyscirtes belli
Bell's Roadside-Skipper
August 08, 2015 gunhilda Payne County, Oklahoma, United States August 09, 2015 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
August 02, 2015 bsperry Hardy County, West Virginia, United States August 09, 2015 Details
Plebejus acmon
Acmon Blue
August 08, 2015 PONYRCR Los Angeles County, California, United States August 09, 2015 Details
Plebejus acmon
Acmon Blue
August 08, 2015 PONYRCR Los Angeles County, California, United States August 09, 2015 Details
Plebejus acmon
Acmon Blue
August 08, 2015 PONYRCR Los Angeles County, California, United States August 09, 2015 Details
Lerodea eufala
Eufala Skipper
August 08, 2015 PONYRCR Los Angeles County, California, United States August 09, 2015 Details
Hylephila phyleus
Fiery Skipper
August 08, 2015 PONYRCR Los Angeles County, California, United States August 09, 2015 Details
Strymon melinus
Gray Hairstreak
August 08, 2015 PONYRCR Los Angeles County, California, United States August 09, 2015 Details
Strymon melinus
Gray Hairstreak
August 08, 2015 PONYRCR Los Angeles County, California, United States August 09, 2015 Details
Leptotes marina
Marine Blue
August 08, 2015 PONYRCR Los Angeles County, California, United States August 09, 2015 Details
Pyrgus albescens
White Checkered-Skipper
August 08, 2015 PONYRCR Los Angeles County, California, United States August 09, 2015 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
August 08, 2015 mommanik24 Dubois County, Indiana, United States August 09, 2015 Details
Papilio troilus
Spicebush Swallowtail
August 08, 2015 mommanik24 Dubois County, Indiana, United States August 09, 2015 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
August 07, 2015 mommanik24 Marion County, Indiana, United States August 09, 2015 Details
Peridea angulosa
Angulose Prominent
August 04, 2015 Jon Rapp Christian County, Missouri, United States August 09, 2015 Details
Cisthene packardii
Packard's Lichen Moth
August 04, 2015 Jon Rapp Christian County, Missouri, United States August 09, 2015 Details
Calycopis cecrops
Red-banded Hairstreak
July 22, 2015 Joe Saunders Mercer County, West Virginia, United States August 09, 2015 Details
Apatelodes torrefacta
Spotted Apatelodes Moth
July 02, 2004 Joe Saunders Mercer County, West Virginia, United States August 09, 2015 Details
Eacles imperialis
Imperial moth
July 02, 2003 Joe Saunders Mercer County, West Virginia, United States August 09, 2015 Details
Desmia funeralis/maculalis July 12, 2015 t_hackler Benton County, Arkansas, United States August 09, 2015 Details
Marimatha nigrofimbria
Black-bordered Lemon Moth
October 07, 2014 t_hackler Benton County, Arkansas, United States August 09, 2015 Details
Darapsa myron
Virginia creeper sphinx
August 08, 2015 UrsulaV Chatham County, North Carolina, United States August 09, 2015 Details
Mythimna unipuncta
Armyworm Moth
August 08, 2015 UrsulaV Chatham County, North Carolina, United States August 09, 2015 Details
Anicla infecta
Green Cutworm Moth
August 08, 2015 UrsulaV Chatham County, North Carolina, United States August 09, 2015 Details
Poanes zabulon
Zabulon Skipper
July 27, 2015 rob77897@gmail.com Montgomery County, Tennessee, United States August 09, 2015 Details
Chrysodeixis includens
Soybean Looper Moth
August 06, 2015 Tindomul1of9 Queens County, New York, United States August 09, 2015 Details
Agrotis ipsilon
Ipsilon Dart
August 08, 2015 Tindomul1of9 Queens County, New York, United States August 09, 2015 Details
Pero ancetaria
Hübner's Pero
August 06, 2015 Howell_Curtis Harrison County, Indiana, United States August 09, 2015 Details
Vanessa virginiensis
American Lady
August 07, 2015 PMD Ontario, Canada August 09, 2015 Details
Megalopyge opercularis
Southern Flannel Moth
August 07, 2015 whbauer Bexar County, Texas, United States August 09, 2015 Details
Biston betularia
Pepper and Salt Geometer
August 09, 2015 digginflowers Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States August 09, 2015 Details
Feltia herilis
Master's Dart
August 09, 2015 Jarchibold Saratoga County, New York, United States August 09, 2015 Details
Palthis angulalis
Dark-spotted Palthis Moth
August 09, 2015 Jarchibold Saratoga County, New York, United States August 09, 2015 Details
Actias luna
Luna moth
August 09, 2015 digginflowers Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States August 09, 2015 Details
Pleuroprucha insulsaria
Common Tan Wave
August 09, 2015 Jarchibold Saratoga County, New York, United States August 09, 2015 Details
Sparganothis reticulatana
Reticulated Fruitworm Moth
August 09, 2015 Jarchibold Saratoga County, New York, United States August 09, 2015 Details
Pero honestaria
Honest Pero
August 09, 2015 Jarchibold Saratoga County, New York, United States August 09, 2015 Details
Speyeria cybele
Great Spangled Fritillary
July 30, 2015 Reba121 Fulton County, New York, United States August 09, 2015 Details
Colias philodice
Clouded Sulphur
August 09, 2015 SaraJE Ontario, Canada August 09, 2015 Details
Hemaris diffinis
Snowberry Clearwing
August 09, 2015 deannalack Tennessee, United States August 09, 2015 Details
Cutina albopunctella May 28, 2015 Jeff Trahan Caddo Parish, Louisiana, United States August 09, 2015 Details
Hyperaeschra georgica
Georgian Prominent
July 01, 2015 Jeff Trahan Claiborne Parish, Louisiana, United States August 09, 2015 Details
Cisseps fulvicollis
Yellow-collared Scape Moth
August 09, 2015 pavelmelnichuk Monroe County, New York, United States August 09, 2015 Details
Acharia stimulea
Saddleback Caterpillar Moth
August 09, 2015 digginflowers Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States August 09, 2015 Details
Atalopedes campestris
Sachem
August 09, 2015 amealer Hamilton County, Tennessee, United States August 09, 2015 Details
Crambus agitatellus August 08, 2015 Aboover Knox County, Maine, United States August 09, 2015 Details
Caripeta angustiorata
Brown Pine Looper
August 08, 2015 Aboover Knox County, Maine, United States August 09, 2015 Details
Acronicta dactylina
Fingered Dagger Moth
August 08, 2015 Aboover Knox County, Maine, United States August 09, 2015 Details
Dyspyralis puncticosta
Spot-edged Dyspyralis Moth
August 08, 2015 Aboover Knox County, Maine, United States August 09, 2015 Details
Marimatha nigrofimbria
Black-bordered Lemon Moth
August 08, 2015 curtis.lehman Pendleton County, West Virginia, United States August 09, 2015 Details
Synanthedon exitiosa
Peachtree Borer Moth
August 02, 2015 curtis.lehman Somerset County, Pennsylvania, United States August 09, 2015 Details
Euparthenos nubilis
Locust Underwing
August 08, 2015 curtis.lehman Monongalia County, West Virginia, United States August 09, 2015 Details
Catocala piatrix
The Penitent Underwing
August 09, 2015 Howell_Curtis Harrison County, Indiana, United States August 09, 2015 Details
Ascalapha odorata
Black Witch
July 26, 2015 Dwake San Diego County, California, United States August 10, 2015 Details
Feltia subterranea
Subterranean Dart Moth
July 28, 2015 PONYRCR Los Angeles County, California, United States August 10, 2015 Details
Uresiphita reversalis
Genista Broom Moth
July 29, 2015 ezeemonee Ventura County, California, United States August 10, 2015 Details
Eumorpha achemon
Achemon sphinx
August 01, 2015 saronowitz Orange County, California, United States August 10, 2015 Details
Ascalapha odorata
Black Witch
July 22, 2015 rebeccafm Los Angeles County, California, United States August 10, 2015 Details
Eumorpha achemon
Achemon sphinx
August 03, 2015 kyle girdlestone Los Angeles County, California, United States August 10, 2015 Details
Feltia subterranea
Subterranean Dart Moth
August 05, 2015 rebeccafm Los Angeles County, California, United States August 10, 2015 Details
Ascalapha odorata
Black Witch
August 05, 2015 SaunieInDiego San Diego County, California, United States August 10, 2015 Details
Ascalapha odorata
Black Witch
August 05, 2015 PeeWee Orange County, California, United States August 10, 2015 Details
Ascalapha odorata
Black Witch
August 06, 2015 gojuna Los Angeles County, California, United States August 10, 2015 Details
Phyciodes tharos
Pearl Crescent
August 07, 2015 Bill Emch Tyler County, West Virginia, United States August 10, 2015 Details
Polites origenes
Crossline Skipper
August 08, 2015 gunhilda Payne County, Oklahoma, United States August 10, 2015 Details
Ochlodes sylvanoides
Woodland Skipper
August 08, 2015 Linda Fink Lincoln County, Oregon, United States August 10, 2015 Details
Crambidia lithosioides
Dark Gray Lichen Moth
August 04, 2015 Jon Rapp Christian County, Missouri, United States August 10, 2015 Details
Callosamia angulifera
Tuliptree silkmoth
June 27, 2008 Joe Saunders Mercer County, West Virginia, United States August 10, 2015 Details
Ceratomia catalpae
Catalpa sphinx
August 05, 2015 Jon Rapp Boone County, Missouri, United States August 10, 2015 Details
Fascista cercerisella
Redbud Leaffolder Moth
June 10, 2015 digginflowers Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States August 10, 2015 Details
Xenotemna pallorana August 09, 2015 digginflowers Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States August 10, 2015 Details
Catocala palaeogama
Oldwife Underwing
August 09, 2015 digginflowers Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States August 10, 2015 Details
Oligocentria lignicolor
White-Streaked Prominent
August 09, 2015 digginflowers Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States August 10, 2015 Details
Dasylophia anguina
Black-Spotted Prominent
August 09, 2015 digginflowers Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States August 10, 2015 Details
Desmia funeralis
Grape Leaffolder Moth
August 09, 2015 Chet Gottfried Centre County, Pennsylvania, United States August 10, 2015 Details
Ceratomia undulosa
Waved sphinx
August 02, 2015 Al Relyea Bucks County, Pennsylvania, United States August 10, 2015 Details
Limenitis lorquini
Lorquin's Admiral
August 07, 2015 Fritz Riedel San Luis Obispo County, California, United States August 10, 2015 Details
Adelpha californica
California Sister
August 07, 2015 Fritz Riedel San Luis Obispo County, California, United States August 10, 2015 Details
Coenonympha tullia
Common Ringlet
August 07, 2015 Fritz Riedel San Luis Obispo County, California, United States August 10, 2015 Details
Caenurgina crassiuscula
Clover Looper Moth
August 09, 2015 daalmo Penobscot County, Maine, United States August 10, 2015 Details
Colias eurytheme
Orange Sulphur
August 09, 2015 JRonan17 Herkimer County, New York, United States August 10, 2015 Details
Colias eurytheme
Orange Sulphur
August 09, 2015 JRonan17 Herkimer County, New York, United States August 10, 2015 Details
Limenitis archippus
Viceroy
August 09, 2015 JRonan17 Herkimer County, New York, United States August 10, 2015 Details
Pieris rapae
Cabbage White
August 09, 2015 JRonan17 Herkimer County, New York, United States August 10, 2015 Details
Hyles lineata
White-lined Sphinx
July 08, 2015 Sethinator San Diego County, California, United States August 10, 2015 Details
Pachysphinx occidentalis
Big poplar sphinx
August 09, 2015 Sethinator San Diego County, California, United States August 10, 2015 Details
Phyciodes cocyta
Northern Crescent
August 08, 2015 MarkNenadov Ontario, Canada August 10, 2015 Details