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
Spodoptera ornithogalli
Yellow-striped Armyworm Moth
July 16, 2013 nicoel Kalamazoo County, Michigan, United States April 14, 2015 Details
Catocala ilia
Ilia Underwing
May 31, 2014 bgjurcak Wayne County, Michigan, United States April 14, 2015 Details
Catocala ilia
Ilia Underwing
June 06, 2014 MERRY7887 Grand Traverse County, Michigan, United States April 14, 2015 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
July 16, 2014 routledge_SaultCollege Mackinac County, Michigan, United States April 14, 2015 Details
Macaria bisignata
Red-headed inchworm
November 10, 2014 Kurt R. Schwarz Hidalgo County, Texas, United States April 14, 2015 Details
Macaria bisignata
Red-headed inchworm
November 02, 2014 D. Dodd Cameron County, Texas, United States April 14, 2015 Details
Macaria bisignata
Red-headed inchworm
November 02, 2014 D. Dodd Cameron County, Texas, United States April 14, 2015 Details
Nepterotaea diagonalis May 15, 2014 D. Dodd Texas, Presidio County, United States April 14, 2015 Details
Elaphria georgei March 17, 2015 Stuart Marcus Texas, Liberty County, United States April 14, 2015 Details
Erynnis juvenalis
Juvenal's Duskywing
March 14, 2015 Dave Patton Lafayette Parish, Louisiana, United States April 14, 2015 Details
Celastrina ladon
Spring Azure
March 31, 2015 Carol Thornton-Anderson Orange County, Indiana, United States April 14, 2015 Details
Lerodea eufala
Eufala Skipper
July 22, 2012 Laurie Sheppard Grayson County, Texas, United States April 14, 2015 Details
Lerema accius
Clouded Skipper
July 14, 2012 Laurie Sheppard Grayson County, Texas, United States April 14, 2015 Details
Digrammia pervolata April 08, 2015 mbowling Brewster County, Texas, United States April 14, 2015 Details
Mompha solomoni March 23, 2015 Stuart Marcus Texas, Liberty County, United States April 14, 2015 Details
Alypia wittfeldii
Wittfeld's Forester
April 11, 2015 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States April 14, 2015 Details
Scopula lautaria
Small Frosted Wave Moth
April 12, 2015 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States April 14, 2015 Details
Polygonia comma
Eastern Comma
April 12, 2015 Bill Link Baltimore County, Maryland, United States April 14, 2015 Details
Epiblema desertana April 11, 2015 JeanEvoy De Soto County, Florida, United States April 14, 2015 Details
Gretchena bolliana
Pecan Bud Moth
April 13, 2015 JeanEvoy De Soto County, Florida, United States April 14, 2015 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
April 13, 2015 Christian.Nunes Boulder County, Colorado, United States April 14, 2015 Details
Psychomorpha epimenis
Grapevine Epimenis
April 11, 2015 mdolomieu1 Douglas County, Missouri, United States April 14, 2015 Details
Amphion floridensis
Nessus sphinx
April 11, 2015 mdolomieu1 Douglas County, Missouri, United States April 14, 2015 Details
Nymphalis antiopa
Mourning Cloak
April 12, 2015 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada April 14, 2015 Details
Autographa californica April 13, 2015 Kristie Nelson Mono County, California, United States April 14, 2015 Details
Orgyia detrita
Fir Tussock Moth
April 13, 2015 jaynebrandon Harris County, Texas, United States April 14, 2015 Details
Callophrys gryneus gryneus
'Olive' Juniper Hairstreak
April 13, 2015 FleeterflyGuy James City County, Virginia, United States April 14, 2015 Details
Phalaenophana pyramusalis
Dark-banded Owlet Moth
April 03, 2015 haczech Jackson County, Alabama, United States April 14, 2015 Details
Lascoria ambigualis
Ambiguous Moth
April 05, 2015 haczech Jackson County, Alabama, United States April 14, 2015 Details
Echinargus isola
Reakirt's Blue
April 12, 2015 opiliones Clark County, Nevada, United States April 14, 2015 Details
Pontia protodice
Checkered White
April 12, 2015 opiliones Clark County, Nevada, United States April 14, 2015 Details
Pontia protodice
Checkered White
April 12, 2015 opiliones Clark County, Nevada, United States April 14, 2015 Details
Iridopsis humaria
Small Purplish Gray
April 01, 2015 Happyhealy Hart County, Kentucky, United States April 14, 2015 Details
Iridopsis humaria
Small Purplish Gray
April 01, 2015 Happyhealy Hart County, Kentucky, United States April 14, 2015 Details
Mythimna unipuncta
Armyworm Moth
April 02, 2015 Happyhealy Hart County, Kentucky, United States April 14, 2015 Details
Nomophila nearctica
Lucerne Moth
April 02, 2015 Happyhealy Hart County, Kentucky, United States April 14, 2015 Details
Orthonama obstipata
The Gem
April 02, 2015 Happyhealy Hart County, Kentucky, United States April 14, 2015 Details
Orgyia detrita
Fir Tussock Moth
April 01, 2015 nigelpierce Brazoria County, Texas, United States April 14, 2015 Details
Orthosia alurina
Gray Quaker
April 12, 2015 Bill Keim Bucks County, Pennsylvania, United States April 14, 2015 Details
Palpita magniferalis
Splendid Palpita
April 07, 2015 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States April 14, 2015 Details
Pyreferra pettiti April 13, 2015 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada April 14, 2015 Details
Pyreferra citrombra
Citrine Sallow Moth
April 13, 2015 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada April 14, 2015 Details
Palpita magniferalis
Splendid Palpita
February 08, 2015 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States April 14, 2015 Details
Agonopterix pulvipennella April 13, 2015 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada April 14, 2015 Details
Phigalia titea
Spiny Looper
April 13, 2015 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada April 14, 2015 Details
Phigalia strigataria
Small Phigalia
April 13, 2015 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada April 14, 2015 Details
Lithophane unimoda
Dowdy Pinion
April 13, 2015 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada April 14, 2015 Details
Mimoschinia rufofascialis
Rufous-banded Crambid Moth
April 13, 2015 whbauer Bexar County, Texas, United States April 14, 2015 Details
Gretchena concitatricana April 13, 2015 marcia_morris Augusta County, Virginia, United States April 14, 2015 Details
Lithophane baileyi
Bailey's Pinion
April 03, 2015 Happyhealy Hart County, Kentucky, United States April 14, 2015 Details
Eupithecia miserulata April 03, 2015 Happyhealy Hart County, Kentucky, United States April 14, 2015 Details
Zale galbanata
Maple Zale
April 06, 2015 Happyhealy Hart County, Kentucky, United States April 14, 2015 Details
Clepsis peritana
Garden Tortrix
April 11, 2015 CA Ivy Adair County, Oklahoma, United States April 14, 2015 Details
Hydriomena pluviata April 06, 2015 Happyhealy Hart County, Kentucky, United States April 14, 2015 Details
Achatia distincta
Distinct Quaker
April 06, 2015 Happyhealy Hart County, Kentucky, United States April 14, 2015 Details
Colocasia propinquilinea
Closebanded Yellowhorn Moth
April 06, 2015 Happyhealy Hart County, Kentucky, United States April 14, 2015 Details
Condica videns
White-dotted Groundling
April 06, 2015 Happyhealy Hart County, Kentucky, United States April 14, 2015 Details
Cissusa spadix
Black-Dotted Brown
April 06, 2015 Happyhealy Hart County, Kentucky, United States April 14, 2015 Details
Acleris schalleriana April 12, 2015 Leslie Warren Mahoning County, Ohio, United States April 14, 2015 Details
Eupsilia morrisoni
Morrison's Sallow
April 13, 2015 digginflowers Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States April 14, 2015 Details
Caenurgina crassiuscula
Clover Looper Moth
April 13, 2015 digginflowers Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States April 14, 2015 Details
Hypena scabra
Green Cloverworm Moth
April 14, 2015 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States April 14, 2015 Details
Psaphida electilis
Chosen Sallow
April 13, 2015 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States April 14, 2015 Details
Nymphalis californica
California Tortoiseshell
April 14, 2015 beadweaver Shasta County, California, United States April 14, 2015 Details
Acronicta lepusculina
Cottonwood Dagger Moth
August 08, 2014 jennifereh Grundy County, Illinois, United States April 14, 2015 Details
Nymphalis californica
California Tortoiseshell
April 14, 2015 beadweaver Shasta County, California, United States April 14, 2015 Details
Rachiplusia ou
Gray Looper Moth
August 04, 2014 jennifereh Grundy County, Illinois, United States April 14, 2015 Details
Catocala grynea
Woody Underwing
July 20, 2014 jennifereh Grundy County, Illinois, United States April 14, 2015 Details
Orthonama obstipata
The Gem
April 14, 2015 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States April 14, 2015 Details
Rhyacionia rigidana
Pitch Pine Tip Moth
April 14, 2015 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States April 14, 2015 Details
Tolype velleda
Large Tolype Moth
July 20, 2014 sbiggar Suffolk County, New York, United States April 15, 2015 Details
Dryocampa rubicunda
Rosy maple moth
August 05, 2014 ND_CC Delaware County, New York, United States April 15, 2015 Details
Schinia ligeae March 27, 2015 coreyk Clark County, Nevada, United States April 15, 2015 Details
Choristoneura rosaceana
Oblique-banded Leafroller Moth
June 09, 2014 soluslupus13 Ontario, Canada April 15, 2015 Details
Smerinthus cerisyi
One-eyed sphinx
April 10, 2015 Holler Clackamas County, Oregon, United States April 15, 2015 Details
Chionodes phalacra March 27, 2015 coreyk Clark County, Nevada, United States April 15, 2015 Details
Grammia ornata
Ornate Tiger Moth
April 11, 2015 Samuel Grijalva Napa County, California, United States April 15, 2015 Details
Orthosia revicta
Subdued Quaker
April 11, 2015 Samuel Grijalva Napa County, California, United States April 15, 2015 Details
Argyrotaenia franciscana
Orange Tortrix Moth
March 21, 2015 coreyk Clark County, Nevada, United States April 15, 2015 Details
Filatima serotinella March 21, 2015 coreyk Clark County, Nevada, United States April 15, 2015 Details
Ametris nitocris
Seagrape Spanworm Moth
April 03, 2015 digginflowers Miami-Dade County, Florida, United States April 15, 2015 Details
Platyptilia carduidactyla
Artichoke Plume Moth
March 03, 2015 lotusgreen Alameda County, California, United States April 15, 2015 Details
Euxoa auxiliaris
Army Cutworm
April 13, 2015 ashleytrejo2015 San Bernardino County, California, United States April 15, 2015 Details
Crocidosema plebejana
Cotton Tipworm Moth
April 12, 2015 rebeccafm Los Angeles County, California, United States April 15, 2015 Details
Orthosia hibisci
Speckled Green Fruitworm Moth
April 13, 2015 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada April 15, 2015 Details
Orthosia hibisci
Speckled Green Fruitworm Moth
April 13, 2015 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada April 15, 2015 Details
Acleris nigrolinea April 13, 2015 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada April 15, 2015 Details
Pachylia ficus
Fig sphinx
April 13, 2015 elliottgue Miami-Dade County, Florida, United States April 15, 2015 Details
Cerastis tenebrifera
Reddish Speckled Dart
April 14, 2015 digginflowers Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States April 15, 2015 Details
Orthosia hibisci
Speckled Green Fruitworm Moth
April 13, 2015 Jarchibold Saratoga County, New York, United States April 15, 2015 Details
Eupsilia tristigmata
Three-spotted Sallow
April 13, 2015 Jarchibold Saratoga County, New York, United States April 15, 2015 Details
Phigalia titea
Spiny Looper
April 13, 2015 CathK Albany County, New York, United States April 15, 2015 Details
Macaria aemulataria
Common Angle
April 05, 2015 haczech Jackson County, Alabama, United States April 15, 2015 Details
Hydriomena renunciata
Renounced Hydriomena Moth
April 14, 2015 Carol Thornton-Anderson Orange County, Indiana, United States April 15, 2015 Details
Venusia comptaria
Brown-shaded Carpet
April 14, 2015 Carol Thornton-Anderson Orange County, Indiana, United States April 15, 2015 Details
Adela trigrapha April 12, 2015 Selwyn Quan Santa Clara County, California, United States April 15, 2015 Details
Callophrys eryphon
Western Pine Elfin
April 09, 2015 ajrobinson Humboldt County, California, United States April 15, 2015 Details
Nemoria bistriaria
Red-fringed Emerald
April 06, 2015 Happyhealy Hart County, Kentucky, United States April 15, 2015 Details
Lycaena helloides
Purplish Copper
April 09, 2015 ajrobinson Humboldt County, California, United States April 15, 2015 Details
Cleora sublunaria
Double-lined Gray
April 06, 2015 Happyhealy Hart County, Kentucky, United States April 15, 2015 Details