Recently Verified Sightings

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Species Observation Date Submitter Location Verified Datesort icon
Niphonyx segregata August 02, 2014 grayhairstreak New Castle County, Delaware, United States January 07, 2015 Details
Taygete gallaegenitella May 24, 2014 JHCarpenter Dorchester County, South Carolina, United States January 07, 2015 Details
Blastobasis glandulella
Acorn Moth
May 24, 2014 JHCarpenter Dorchester County, South Carolina, United States January 07, 2015 Details
Anarta trifolii
The Nutmeg
August 07, 2014 julmast Elkhart County, Indiana, United States January 07, 2015 Details
Eucosma nandana July 29, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States January 07, 2015 Details
Sciota subcaesiella
Locust Leafroller Moth
July 22, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States January 07, 2015 Details
Lacinipolia renigera
Bristly Cutworm Moth
September 16, 2014 strixv Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States January 07, 2015 Details
Emmelina monodactyla
Morning-glory Plume Moth
October 22, 2014 strixv Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States January 07, 2015 Details
Macaria notata
Birch Angle
August 28, 2012 strixv Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States January 07, 2015 Details
Anicla infecta
Green Cutworm Moth
August 28, 2012 strixv Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States January 07, 2015 Details
Lacinipolia laudabilis
Laudable Arches
August 28, 2012 strixv Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States January 07, 2015 Details
Leucania ursula
Ursula Wainscot
July 25, 2012 strixv Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States January 07, 2015 Details
Lacinipolia laudabilis
Laudable Arches
August 28, 2012 strixv Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States January 07, 2015 Details
Lacinipolia explicata
Explicit Arches
August 22, 2012 strixv Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States January 07, 2015 Details
Crambus leachellus September 20, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States January 07, 2015 Details
Orgyia definita
Definite Tussock Moth
September 20, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States January 07, 2015 Details
Anicla lubricans
Slippery Dart
September 20, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States January 07, 2015 Details
Paratraea plebeja
Plebeian sphinx
July 07, 2014 TeaKH Barnstable County, Massachusetts, United States January 07, 2015 Details
Sphinx drupiferarum
Wild cherry sphinx
July 07, 2014 TeaKH Barnstable County, Massachusetts, United States January 07, 2015 Details
Macaria bicolorata January 05, 2015 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States January 07, 2015 Details
Datana contracta
Contracted Datana
July 22, 2014 Leslie Warren Mahoning County, Ohio, United States January 07, 2015 Details
Hesperumia latipennis July 23, 2014 jim.odonater Deschutes County, Oregon, United States January 07, 2015 Details
Nemoria lixaria
Red-bordered Emerald
January 06, 2015 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States January 07, 2015 Details
Perizoma custodiata January 06, 2015 Robert Gorman San Diego County, California, United States January 07, 2015 Details
Digrammia denticulata January 06, 2015 Robert Gorman San Diego County, California, United States January 07, 2015 Details
Pococera expandens
Double-humped Pococera Moth
June 08, 2013 curtis.lehman Butler County, Pennsylvania, United States January 07, 2015 Details
Pococera expandens
Double-humped Pococera Moth
June 15, 2013 curtis.lehman Elk County, Pennsylvania, United States January 07, 2015 Details
Zanclognatha dentata July 22, 2014 Leslie Warren Mahoning County, Ohio, United States January 07, 2015 Details
Battus philenor
Pipevine Swallowtail
August 03, 2014 strixv Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States January 07, 2015 Details
Epargyreus clarus
Silver-spotted Skipper
October 04, 2013 strixv Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States January 07, 2015 Details
Callosamia promethea
Promethea silkmoth
October 05, 2013 strixv Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States January 07, 2015 Details
Plagodis kuetzingi
The Purple Plagodis
June 03, 2014 Sue Gregoire Schuyler County, New York, United States January 07, 2015 Details
Plagodis alcoolaria
Hollow-spotted Plagodis
June 02, 2014 Sue Gregoire Schuyler County, New York, United States January 07, 2015 Details
Plagodis serinaria
Lemon Plagodis
May 30, 2014 Sue Gregoire Schuyler County, New York, United States January 07, 2015 Details
Plagodis phlogosaria
Straight-lined Plagodis
May 14, 2014 Sue Gregoire Schuyler County, New York, United States January 07, 2015 Details
Battus polydamas
Polydamas Swallowtail
January 07, 2015 pepito12810 Palm Beach County, Florida, United States January 07, 2015 Details
Paonias astylus
Huckleberry sphinx
September 27, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States January 07, 2015 Details
Datana drexelii
Drexel's Datana
September 27, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States January 07, 2015 Details
Lophocampa caryae
Hickory Tussock Moth or Hickory Tiger Moth
September 27, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States January 07, 2015 Details
Halysidota tessellaris
Banded Tussock Moth or Pale Tiger Moth
September 27, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States January 07, 2015 Details
Chrysodeixis includens
Soybean Looper Moth
September 27, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States January 07, 2015 Details
Hypena scabra
Green Cloverworm Moth
September 27, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States January 07, 2015 Details
Mompha bottimeri
Bottimer's Mompha Moth
September 27, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States January 07, 2015 Details
Spodoptera frugiperda
Fall Armyworm Moth
September 28, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States January 07, 2015 Details
Papaipema maritima
Maritime Sunflower Borer Moth
September 28, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States January 07, 2015 Details
Spodoptera ornithogalli
Yellow-striped Armyworm Moth
September 28, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States January 07, 2015 Details
Macronoctua onusta
Iris Borer Moth
September 28, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States January 07, 2015 Details
Amphipyra tragopoginis July 01, 2014 a-o Tompkins County, New York, United States January 08, 2015 Details
Amphion floridensis
Nessus sphinx
July 02, 2014 StevelenaNYC New York County, New York, United States January 08, 2015 Details
Blepharomastix ranalis July 03, 2014 a-o Tompkins County, New York, United States January 08, 2015 Details
Promalactis suzukiella
Suzuki's Promalactis Moth
July 01, 2014 Intrinsic3141 Suffolk County, New York, United States January 08, 2015 Details
Olethreutes quadrifidus July 01, 2014 a-o Tompkins County, New York, United States January 08, 2015 Details
Paonias excaecata
Blinded sphinx
July 03, 2014 cdemers Essex County, New York, United States January 08, 2015 Details
Acrolophus popeanella
Clemens' Grass Tubeworm Moth
July 01, 2014 Intrinsic3141 Suffolk County, New York, United States January 08, 2015 Details
Atteva aurea
Ailanthus Webworm Moth
July 02, 2014 Intrinsic3141 Suffolk County, New York, United States January 08, 2015 Details
Plutella xylostella
Diamondback Moth
July 02, 2014 Intrinsic3141 Suffolk County, New York, United States January 08, 2015 Details
Trichodezia albovittata
White-striped Black
July 03, 2014 a-o Tompkins County, New York, United States January 08, 2015 Details
Chytolita morbidalis
Morbid Owlet Moth
July 03, 2014 a-o Tompkins County, New York, United States January 08, 2015 Details
Taygete attributella July 03, 2014 a-o Tompkins County, New York, United States January 08, 2015 Details
Renia adspergillus
Speckled Renia Moth
July 03, 2014 a-o Tompkins County, New York, United States January 08, 2015 Details
Chytolita morbidalis
Morbid Owlet Moth
July 03, 2014 a-o Tompkins County, New York, United States January 08, 2015 Details
Malacosoma americanum
Eastern Tent Caterpillar Moth
July 02, 2014 Lutya Rensselaer County, New York, United States January 08, 2015 Details
Halysidota tessellaris
Banded Tussock Moth or Pale Tiger Moth
July 02, 2014 Lutya Rensselaer County, New York, United States January 08, 2015 Details
Maliattha synochitis
Black-dotted Maliattha
July 02, 2014 Lutya Rensselaer County, New York, United States January 08, 2015 Details
Scopula limboundata
Large Lace-border
June 28, 2014 Lutya Rensselaer County, New York, United States January 08, 2015 Details
Speranza pustularia
Lesser Maple Spanworm Moth
July 02, 2014 Lutya Rensselaer County, New York, United States January 08, 2015 Details
Caripeta piniata
Northern Pine Looper Moth
June 28, 2014 Lutya Rensselaer County, New York, United States January 08, 2015 Details
Besma quercivoraria
Oak Besma
June 13, 2014 Lutya Rensselaer County, New York, United States January 08, 2015 Details
Filatima biminimaculella July 17, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States January 08, 2015 Details
Nola triquetrana
Three-spotted Nola Moth
July 20, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States January 08, 2015 Details
Caenurgia chloropha
Vetch Looper Moth
August 08, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States January 08, 2015 Details
Acronicta retardata
Retarded Dagger Moth
August 25, 2014 summerpierce29 Surry County, North Carolina, United States January 08, 2015 Details
Euparthenos nubilis
Locust Underwing
August 21, 2014 K Stilwell Tazewell County, Virginia, United States January 08, 2015 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
August 24, 2014 sreinbrecht Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States January 08, 2015 Details
Epargyreus clarus
Silver-spotted Skipper
July 30, 2014 sreinbrecht Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States January 08, 2015 Details
Vanessa atalanta
Red Admiral
September 27, 2014 sreinbrecht Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States January 08, 2015 Details
Zale helata
Brown-spotted Zale
June 15, 2014 Ilona L. Dane County, Wisconsin, United States January 08, 2015 Details
Taygete attributella July 04, 2014 Ilona L. Dane County, Wisconsin, United States January 08, 2015 Details
Metanema inatomaria
Pale Metanema
June 15, 2014 Ilona L. Dane County, Wisconsin, United States January 08, 2015 Details
Leucania inermis
Unarmed Wainscot
August 22, 2014 Ilona L. Dane County, Wisconsin, United States January 08, 2015 Details
Phaneta ochrocephala August 14, 2014 stonehollow Wright County, Minnesota, United States January 08, 2015 Details
Euphyia intermediata
Sharp-angled Carpet
May 26, 2014 Ilona L. Dane County, Wisconsin, United States January 08, 2015 Details
Euphyia intermediata
Sharp-angled Carpet
August 01, 2014 Ilona L. Dane County, Wisconsin, United States January 08, 2015 Details
Cydia latiferreana
Filbertworm Moth
August 12, 2014 stonehollow Wright County, Minnesota, United States January 08, 2015 Details
Xestia badicollis September 06, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States January 08, 2015 Details
Scoparia biplagialis September 06, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States January 08, 2015 Details
Papaipema maritima
Maritime Sunflower Borer Moth
September 06, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States January 08, 2015 Details
Anicla infecta
Green Cutworm Moth
September 07, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States January 08, 2015 Details
Argyrotaenia quercifoliana
Oak Leafroller
July 28, 2014 treichard Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States January 08, 2015 Details
Scoparia basalis September 07, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States January 08, 2015 Details
Pyrausta orphisalis
Orange Mint Moth
August 01, 2014 treichard Howard County, Maryland, United States January 08, 2015 Details
Orgyia definita
Definite Tussock Moth
October 28, 2014 Doug Bruce Anderson County, Tennessee, United States January 08, 2015 Details
Orgyia leucostigma
White-marked Tussock Moth
October 28, 2014 Doug Bruce Anderson County, Tennessee, United States January 08, 2015 Details
Niphonyx segregata August 22, 2012 strixv Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States January 08, 2015 Details
Hypena scabra
Green Cloverworm Moth
July 24, 2013 strixv Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States January 08, 2015 Details
Pieris virginiensis
West Virginia White
May 04, 2014 tjrickert Indiana County, Pennsylvania, United States January 08, 2015 Details
Euphyes vestris
Dun Skipper
June 22, 2014 tjrickert Butler County, Pennsylvania, United States January 08, 2015 Details
Polites peckius
Peck's Skipper
June 22, 2014 tjrickert Butler County, Pennsylvania, United States January 08, 2015 Details
Olethreutes punctanum July 26, 2014 CathK Albany County, New York, United States January 08, 2015 Details
Eucosma similiana July 25, 2014 CathK Albany County, New York, United States January 08, 2015 Details