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
Desmia funeralis/maculalis September 09, 2015 siadea Stephens County, Oklahoma, United States November 18, 2016 Details
Desmia maculalis July 21, 2016 M. Moore Collin County, Texas, United States November 18, 2016 Details
Amblyscirtes celia
Celia's Roadside-Skipper
July 25, 2016 gpstewart Texas, United States, Williamson County November 18, 2016 Details
Desmia funeralis/maculalis July 19, 2016 KS.trailwalker Franklin County, Kansas, United States November 18, 2016 Details
Desmia funeralis
Grape Leaffolder Moth
August 27, 2016 t_hackler Benton County, Arkansas, United States November 18, 2016 Details
Galleria mellonella
Greater Wax Moth
October 29, 2016 Stott Noble Jefferson County, Alabama, United States November 18, 2016 Details
Loxostegopsis merrickalis October 13, 2016 Stott Noble Jefferson County, Alabama, United States November 18, 2016 Details
Phyciodes phaon
Phaon Crescent
October 30, 2016 mprocter Texas, Navarro County, United States November 18, 2016 Details
Hyphantria cunea
Fall Webworm Moth
October 31, 2016 djayschmitt Texas, Tarrant County, United States November 18, 2016 Details
Ctenoplusia oxygramma
Sharp-stigma Looper Moth
October 30, 2016 Stott Noble Jefferson County, Alabama, United States November 18, 2016 Details
Euzophera ostricolorella
Root Collar Borer
October 30, 2016 Stott Noble Jefferson County, Alabama, United States November 18, 2016 Details
Hypena scabra
Green Cloverworm Moth
November 13, 2011 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States November 18, 2016 Details
Schrankia macula
Black-spotted Schrankia
November 13, 2016 Cheri Pierce Lake County, Florida, United States November 18, 2016 Details
Pyralis manihotalis
Tropical Meal Moth
November 17, 2016 hunter58 Hernando County, Florida, United States November 18, 2016 Details
Elasmopalpus lignosellus
Lesser Cornstalk Borer
November 15, 2016 Peter Homann Leon County, Florida, United States November 18, 2016 Details
Erinnyis obscura
Obscure sphinx
November 09, 2016 Cheri Pierce Lake County, Florida, United States November 18, 2016 Details
Mestra amymone
Common Mestra
October 28, 2016 Jeff Trahan Goliad County, Texas, United States November 18, 2016 Details
Pyrisitia lisa
Little Yellow
October 28, 2016 Jeff Trahan Goliad County, Texas, United States November 18, 2016 Details
Melanchroia chephise
White-tipped Black
October 28, 2016 Jeff Trahan Goliad County, Texas, United States November 18, 2016 Details
Hermeuptychia sosybius
Carolina Satyr
October 28, 2016 Jeff Trahan Goliad County, Texas, United States November 18, 2016 Details
Calephelis perditalis
Rounded Metalmark
October 28, 2016 Jeff Trahan Goliad County, Texas, United States November 18, 2016 Details
Pyrgus oileus
Tropical Checkered-Skipper
October 28, 2016 Jeff Trahan Goliad County, Texas, United States November 18, 2016 Details
Pyrisitia proterpia
Tailed Orange
October 28, 2016 Jeff Trahan Goliad County, Texas, United States November 18, 2016 Details
Phoebis agarithe
Large Orange Sulphur
October 28, 2016 Jeff Trahan Goliad County, Texas, United States November 18, 2016 Details
Panoquina ocola
Ocola Skipper
October 28, 2016 Jeff Trahan Goliad County, Texas, United States November 18, 2016 Details
Nastra julia
Julia's Skipper
October 28, 2016 Jeff Trahan Goliad County, Texas, United States November 18, 2016 Details
Chlosyne lacinia
Bordered Patch
October 28, 2016 Jeff Trahan Texas, Live Oak County, United States November 18, 2016 Details
Donacaula melinellus July 29, 2016 kking216 Hall County, Nebraska, United States November 18, 2016 Details
Nomophila nearctica
Lucerne Moth
July 29, 2016 kking216 Hall County, Nebraska, United States November 18, 2016 Details
Loxostege sticticalis
Beet Webworm Moth
July 29, 2016 kking216 Hall County, Nebraska, United States November 18, 2016 Details
Loxostege cereralis July 29, 2016 kking216 Hall County, Nebraska, United States November 18, 2016 Details
Aristotelia rubidella July 27, 2016 curtis.lehman Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States November 18, 2016 Details
Junonia coenia
Common Buckeye
November 18, 2016 tolbos Macomb County, Michigan, United States November 18, 2016 Details
Manduca quinquemaculata
Five-spotted hawkmoth
July 18, 2009 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States November 18, 2016 Details
Actias luna
Luna moth
April 02, 2006 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States November 18, 2016 Details
Automeris io
Io moth
April 03, 2008 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States November 18, 2016 Details
Antheraea polyphemus
Polyphemus moth
April 03, 2007 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States November 18, 2016 Details
Tolype velleda
Large Tolype Moth
October 17, 2011 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States November 18, 2016 Details
Galasa nigrinodis September 01, 2009 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States November 18, 2016 Details
Hyles lineata
White-lined Sphinx
August 13, 2014 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States November 18, 2016 Details
Hermeuptychia sosybius
Carolina Satyr
November 11, 2016 Loret_in_Florida Osceola County, Florida, United States November 19, 2016 Details
Operophtera bruceata
The Bruce Spanworm
November 18, 2016 Lutya Rensselaer County, New York, United States November 19, 2016 Details
Phoebis sennae
Cloudless Sulphur
November 18, 2016 ButterBelle Putnam County, Tennessee, United States November 19, 2016 Details
Agraulis vanillae
Gulf Fritillary
November 18, 2016 ButterBelle Putnam County, Tennessee, United States November 19, 2016 Details
Galgula partita
The Wedgling
November 19, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada November 19, 2016 Details
Iridopsis defectaria
Brown-shaded Gray
November 19, 2016 curtis.lehman Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States November 19, 2016 Details
Costaconvexa centrostrigaria
The Bent-line Carpet
November 19, 2016 curtis.lehman Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States November 19, 2016 Details
Idia aemula
Common Idia Moth
November 19, 2016 curtis.lehman Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States November 19, 2016 Details
Atteva aurea
Ailanthus Webworm Moth
November 19, 2016 curtis.lehman Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States November 19, 2016 Details
Texola elada
Elada Checkerspot
November 02, 2016 Jeff Trahan Texas, Starr County, United States November 19, 2016 Details
Cogia calchas
Mimosa Skipper
October 29, 2016 Jeff Trahan Hidalgo County, Texas, United States November 19, 2016 Details
Abaeis nicippe
Sleepy Orange
November 03, 2016 Jeff Trahan Edwards County, Texas, United States November 19, 2016 Details
Pyrgus oileus
Tropical Checkered-Skipper
November 19, 2016 Gary The Villages Lake County, Florida, United States November 19, 2016 Details
Hypena scabra
Green Cloverworm Moth
July 29, 2016 Mark Wheeler Washington County, Minnesota, United States November 20, 2016 Details
Hypena baltimoralis
Baltimore Bomolocha Moth
July 27, 2016 Mark Wheeler Washington County, Minnesota, United States November 20, 2016 Details
Elophila icciusalis
Pondside Pyralid
July 28, 2016 Mark Wheeler Washington County, Minnesota, United States November 20, 2016 Details
Drepana arcuata
Arched Hooktip
July 31, 2016 Mark Wheeler Washington County, Minnesota, United States November 20, 2016 Details
Ancylostomia stercorea October 06, 2016 Stuart Marcus Texas, Liberty County, United States November 20, 2016 Details
Sigela eoides March 01, 2016 hlivings Texas, Llano County, United States November 20, 2016 Details
Phoebis sennae
Cloudless Sulphur
November 17, 2016 ShooprDoopr San Diego County, California, United States November 20, 2016 Details
Hypercompe scribonia
Great Leopard Moth
November 01, 2016 rrguffey@gmail.com Burnet County, Texas, United States November 20, 2016 Details
Atlides halesus
Great Purple Hairstreak
November 19, 2016 acinonyx79 Clark County, Nevada, United States November 20, 2016 Details
Hyperstrotia secta
Black-patched Graylet
July 06, 2016 curtis.lehman Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States November 20, 2016 Details
Diasemiodes janassialis November 19, 2016 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States November 20, 2016 Details
Uresiphita reversalis
Genista Broom Moth
November 20, 2016 abwest Bexar County, Texas, United States November 20, 2016 Details
Calycopis cecrops
Red-banded Hairstreak
October 07, 2016 cosmic_cat Gregg County, Texas, United States November 20, 2016 Details
Phoebis sennae
Cloudless Sulphur
October 07, 2016 cosmic_cat Gregg County, Texas, United States November 20, 2016 Details
Agraulis vanillae
Gulf Fritillary
October 07, 2016 cosmic_cat Gregg County, Texas, United States November 20, 2016 Details
Battus philenor
Pipevine Swallowtail
October 07, 2016 cosmic_cat Gregg County, Texas, United States November 20, 2016 Details
Phyciodes tharos
Pearl Crescent
October 07, 2016 cosmic_cat Gregg County, Texas, United States November 20, 2016 Details
Phyciodes phaon
Phaon Crescent
October 07, 2016 cosmic_cat Gregg County, Texas, United States November 20, 2016 Details
Junonia coenia
Common Buckeye
October 07, 2016 cosmic_cat Gregg County, Texas, United States November 20, 2016 Details
Panoquina ocola
Ocola Skipper
October 07, 2016 cosmic_cat Gregg County, Texas, United States November 20, 2016 Details
Strymon melinus
Gray Hairstreak
October 07, 2016 cosmic_cat Harrison County, Texas, United States November 20, 2016 Details
Idaea minuta November 03, 2016 rdhealy1951@aol.com Hart County, Kentucky, United States November 21, 2016 Details
Herpetogramma phaeopteralis
Dusky Herpetogramma
November 03, 2016 rdhealy1951@aol.com Hart County, Kentucky, United States November 21, 2016 Details
Macaria transitaria
Blurry Chocolate Angle
August 24, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States November 21, 2016 Details
Euphydryas anicia
Anicia Checkerspot
June 30, 2015 LibbyMegna Big Horn County, Wyoming, United States November 21, 2016 Details
Speyeria mormonia
Mormon Fritillary
June 30, 2015 LibbyMegna Big Horn County, Wyoming, United States November 21, 2016 Details
Operophtera bruceata
The Bruce Spanworm
November 18, 2016 Sunrisegardener Ontario, Canada November 21, 2016 Details
Operophtera bruceata
The Bruce Spanworm
November 19, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada November 21, 2016 Details
Palpita magniferalis
Splendid Palpita
May 27, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States November 21, 2016 Details
Hydrelia lucata
Light Carpet Moth
May 28, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States November 21, 2016 Details
Iridopsis defectaria
Brown-shaded Gray
August 23, 2015 Dave Webb Harford County, Maryland, United States November 21, 2016 Details
Parallelia bistriaris
Maple Looper Moth
May 27, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States November 21, 2016 Details
Lacinipolia renigera
Bristly Cutworm Moth
May 28, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States November 21, 2016 Details
Allotria elonympha
False Underwing
May 28, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States November 21, 2016 Details
Pasiphila rectangulata
Green Pug
May 28, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States November 21, 2016 Details
Antaeotricha humilis May 28, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States November 21, 2016 Details
Agrotis ipsilon
Ipsilon Dart
May 28, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States November 21, 2016 Details
Costaconvexa centrostrigaria
The Bent-line Carpet
June 03, 2016 drkilmer Dorchester County, Maryland, United States November 21, 2016 Details
Metalectra discalis
Common Fungus Moth
June 03, 2016 drkilmer Dorchester County, Maryland, United States November 21, 2016 Details
Cycnia tenera
Delicate Cycnia or Dogbane Tiger Moth
June 03, 2016 drkilmer Dorchester County, Maryland, United States November 21, 2016 Details
Macaria granitata
Granite Moth
June 03, 2016 drkilmer Dorchester County, Maryland, United States November 21, 2016 Details
Amphion floridensis
Nessus sphinx
April 03, 2016 Cathy Miller Charleston County, South Carolina, United States November 21, 2016 Details
Hylephila phyleus
Fiery Skipper
November 19, 2016 Pcasteel Davidson County, Tennessee, United States November 21, 2016 Details
Panoquina ocola
Ocola Skipper
November 07, 2016 Pcasteel Davidson County, Tennessee, United States November 21, 2016 Details
Euptoieta claudia
Variegated Fritillary
November 16, 2016 Pcasteel Davidson County, Tennessee, United States November 21, 2016 Details
Hemiargus ceraunus
Ceraunus Blue
January 20, 2014 safechrisLaurie Florida, United States November 22, 2016 Details
Lycaena hyllus
Bronze Copper
September 05, 2015 Vicki Nahas Portage County, Wisconsin, United States November 22, 2016 Details