Recently Verified Sightings

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Species Observation Date Submitter Location Verified Datesort icon
Phoebis sennae
Cloudless Sulphur
August 27, 2015 iinv003 Union County, North Carolina, United States May 06, 2016 Details
Hyalophora columbia
Columbia silkmoth
April 28, 2016 Lstrider La Plata County, Colorado, United States May 06, 2016 Details
Enodia anthedon
Northern Pearly-eye
June 29, 2015 sh11 Ontario, Canada May 06, 2016 Details
Cercyonis pegala
Common Wood-Nymph
July 02, 2015 sh11 Ontario, Canada May 06, 2016 Details
Polygonia interrogationis
Question Mark
September 10, 2015 sh11 Ontario, Canada May 06, 2016 Details
Polygonia comma
Eastern Comma
June 19, 2015 sh11 Ontario, Canada May 06, 2016 Details
Polygonia comma
Eastern Comma
July 26, 2015 sh11 Ontario, Canada May 06, 2016 Details
Iridopsis humaria
Small Purplish Gray
July 09, 2015 sh11 Ontario, Canada May 06, 2016 Details
Nymphalis vaualbum
Compton Tortoiseshell
July 08, 2015 sh11 Ontario, Canada May 06, 2016 Details
Papilio polyxenes
Black Swallowtail
May 04, 2016 SaraJE Ontario, Canada May 06, 2016 Details
Crambus quinquareatus
Large-striped Grass-veneer
May 04, 2016 JeanEvoy De Soto County, Florida, United States May 06, 2016 Details
Anarta trifolii
The Nutmeg
May 05, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada May 06, 2016 Details
Feniseca tarquinius
Harvester
April 05, 2016 susymike Newton County, Arkansas, United States May 06, 2016 Details
Orthosia rubescens
Ruby Quaker
May 03, 2016 CathK Albany County, New York, United States May 06, 2016 Details
Drepana arcuata
Arched Hooktip
May 05, 2016 Reenie British Columbia, Canada May 06, 2016 Details
Euphyia intermediata
Sharp-angled Carpet
September 09, 2014 sh11 Ontario, Canada May 06, 2016 Details
Iridopsis ephyraria
Pale-winged Gray
July 13, 2015 sh11 Ontario, Canada May 06, 2016 Details
Melanolophia canadaria
Canadian melanolophia
June 08, 2014 sh11 Ontario, Canada May 06, 2016 Details
Achatia distincta
Distinct Quaker
May 06, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada May 06, 2016 Details
Copivaleria grotei
Grote's Sallow
May 06, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada May 06, 2016 Details
Achatia distincta
Distinct Quaker
March 30, 2016 Howell_Curtis Harrison County, Indiana, United States May 06, 2016 Details
Athetis tarda
The Slow Poke
April 25, 2016 Howell_Curtis Harrison County, Indiana, United States May 06, 2016 Details
Euthyatira pudens
Dogwood Thyatirid
March 30, 2016 Howell_Curtis Harrison County, Indiana, United States May 06, 2016 Details
Chimoptesis pennsylvaniana
Filigreed Chimoptesis
April 25, 2016 Howell_Curtis Harrison County, Indiana, United States May 06, 2016 Details
Egira dolosa May 06, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada May 06, 2016 Details
Lomographa glomeraria
Gray Spring Moth
March 29, 2016 Howell_Curtis Harrison County, Indiana, United States May 06, 2016 Details
Colocasia propinquilinea
Closebanded Yellowhorn Moth
March 30, 2016 Howell_Curtis Harrison County, Indiana, United States May 06, 2016 Details
Depressaria depressana
Purple Carrot-seed Moth
May 06, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada May 06, 2016 Details
Synchlora aerata
Wavy-Lined Emerald
May 06, 2016 yardbird Camden County, New Jersey, United States May 06, 2016 Details
Lomographa semiclarata
Bluish Spring Moth
May 05, 2016 jvhigbee Pierce County, Washington, United States May 06, 2016 Details
Trigrammia quadrinotaria
Four-spotted Angle
April 23, 2016 sas27397 Smyth County, Virginia, United States May 06, 2016 Details
Euphyia intermediata
Sharp-angled Carpet
April 29, 2016 sas27397 Russell County, Virginia, United States May 06, 2016 Details
Hyphantria cunea
Fall Webworm Moth
May 04, 2016 WilsonWeddingMoth Currituck County, North Carolina, United States May 06, 2016 Details
Orgyia leucostigma
White-marked Tussock Moth
May 06, 2016 aut2bhomeincarolina Clarendon County, South Carolina, United States May 06, 2016 Details
Hypercompe scribonia
Great Leopard Moth
May 06, 2016 aut2bhomeincarolina Clarendon County, South Carolina, United States May 06, 2016 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
May 04, 2016 curtis.lehman Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania, United States May 06, 2016 Details
Malacosoma americanum
Eastern Tent Caterpillar Moth
May 01, 2016 treichard Howard County, Maryland, United States May 06, 2016 Details
Malacosoma americanum
Eastern Tent Caterpillar Moth
May 01, 2016 treichard Howard County, Maryland, United States May 06, 2016 Details
Thyridopteryx ephemeraeformis
Evergreen Bagworm Moth
May 01, 2016 treichard Howard County, Maryland, United States May 06, 2016 Details
Hemaris diffinis
Snowberry Clearwing
May 02, 2016 treichard Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States May 06, 2016 Details
Palthis angulalis
Dark-spotted Palthis Moth
May 02, 2016 treichard Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States May 06, 2016 Details
Udea rubigalis
Celery Leaftier Moth
May 02, 2016 treichard Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States May 06, 2016 Details
Episimus argutanus May 02, 2016 treichard Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States May 06, 2016 Details
Limenitis arthemis astyanax
'Astyanax' Red-spotted Purple
August 10, 2015 sh11 Ontario, Canada May 07, 2016 Details
Limenitis arthemis astyanax
'Astyanax' Red-spotted Purple
June 29, 2015 sh11 Ontario, Canada May 07, 2016 Details
Pieris rapae
Cabbage White
April 27, 2016 sh11 Ontario, Canada May 07, 2016 Details
Cercyonis pegala
Common Wood-Nymph
July 10, 2015 sh11 Ontario, Canada May 07, 2016 Details
Enodia anthedon
Northern Pearly-eye
July 02, 2015 sh11 Ontario, Canada May 07, 2016 Details
Polites vibex
Whirlabout
May 05, 2016 mellielong Hillsborough County, Florida, United States May 07, 2016 Details
Catocala similis
Similar Underwing
May 05, 2016 mellielong Hillsborough County, Florida, United States May 07, 2016 Details
Papilio troilus
Spicebush Swallowtail
May 05, 2016 mellielong Hillsborough County, Florida, United States May 07, 2016 Details
Lerodea eufala
Eufala Skipper
May 05, 2016 mellielong Hillsborough County, Florida, United States May 07, 2016 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
May 05, 2016 mellielong Hillsborough County, Florida, United States May 07, 2016 Details
Polites vibex
Whirlabout
May 05, 2016 mellielong Hillsborough County, Florida, United States May 07, 2016 Details
Papilio cresphontes
Giant Swallowtail
May 05, 2016 mellielong Hillsborough County, Florida, United States May 07, 2016 Details
Metanema inatomaria
Pale Metanema
April 11, 2010 Jon Rapp Boone County, Missouri, United States May 07, 2016 Details
Euptoieta claudia
Variegated Fritillary
May 06, 2016 ButterBelle Putnam County, Tennessee, United States May 07, 2016 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
May 06, 2016 ButterBelle Putnam County, Tennessee, United States May 07, 2016 Details
Limenitis archippus
Viceroy
May 06, 2016 ButterBelle Putnam County, Tennessee, United States May 07, 2016 Details
Libytheana carinenta
American Snout
May 06, 2016 Gary The Villages Sumter County, Florida, United States May 07, 2016 Details
Ascia monuste
Great Southern White
May 06, 2016 mellielong Hillsborough County, Florida, United States May 07, 2016 Details
Ennomos subsignaria
Elm Spanworm Moth
May 06, 2016 mellielong Hillsborough County, Florida, United States May 07, 2016 Details
Melanolophia canadaria
Canadian melanolophia
May 07, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada May 07, 2016 Details
Catocala ilia
Ilia Underwing
April 24, 2016 Riverguy Scott County, Virginia, United States May 07, 2016 Details
Orthonama obstipata
The Gem
April 19, 2016 tom nolan Burlington County, New Jersey, United States May 07, 2016 Details
Hypena scabra
Green Cloverworm Moth
April 26, 2016 tom nolan Burlington County, New Jersey, United States May 07, 2016 Details
Limenitis archippus
Viceroy
May 03, 2016 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States May 07, 2016 Details
Hermeuptychia sosybius
Carolina Satyr
May 06, 2016 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States May 07, 2016 Details
Urola nivalis May 06, 2016 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States May 07, 2016 Details
Pyrgus communis
Common Checkered-Skipper
May 07, 2016 curtis.lehman Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States May 07, 2016 Details
Thyridopteryx ephemeraeformis
Evergreen Bagworm Moth
May 05, 2016 treichard Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States May 07, 2016 Details
Antheraea polyphemus
Polyphemus moth
May 07, 2016 Sjmamh Hamilton County, Ohio, United States May 07, 2016 Details
Crambus laqueatellus
Eastern Grass-veneer
May 07, 2016 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States May 07, 2016 Details
Crambus laqueatellus
Eastern Grass-veneer
May 07, 2016 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States May 07, 2016 Details
Malacosoma americanum
Eastern Tent Caterpillar Moth
May 05, 2016 Reese0923 Harford County, Maryland, United States May 07, 2016 Details
Hypena bijugalis
Dimorphic Bomolocha Moth
May 06, 2016 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States May 07, 2016 Details
Papilio polyxenes
Black Swallowtail
June 19, 2011 SaraJE Ontario, Canada May 08, 2016 Details
Papilio polyxenes
Black Swallowtail
June 12, 2012 SaraJE Ontario, Canada May 08, 2016 Details
Plebejus melissa
Melissa Blue (includes Karner Blue)
May 07, 2016 Jarchibold Saratoga County, New York, United States May 08, 2016 Details
Satyrium favonius
Oak Hairstreak
May 07, 2016 woodymw Orange County, Florida, United States May 08, 2016 Details
Malacosoma americanum
Eastern Tent Caterpillar Moth
May 07, 2016 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States May 08, 2016 Details
Vanessa virginiensis
American Lady
May 07, 2016 woodymw Orange County, Florida, United States May 08, 2016 Details
Junonia coenia
Common Buckeye
May 07, 2016 kellylafleur Lee County, Florida, United States May 08, 2016 Details
Zale helata
Brown-spotted Zale
May 24, 2015 sh11 Ontario, Canada May 08, 2016 Details
Zale phaeocapna July 27, 2015 sh11 Ontario, Canada May 08, 2016 Details
Galgula partita
The Wedgling
June 10, 2015 sh11 Ontario, Canada May 08, 2016 Details
Eupithecia miserulata May 05, 2016 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States May 08, 2016 Details
Mythimna unipuncta
Armyworm Moth
May 07, 2016 monstermoose Henry County, Indiana, United States May 08, 2016 Details
Psaphida electilis
Chosen Sallow
May 08, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada May 08, 2016 Details
Lycaena hyllus
Bronze Copper
May 08, 2016 bjones7777 Crittenden County, Arkansas, United States May 08, 2016 Details
Pseudothyatira cymatophoroides
Tufted Thyatirid
July 28, 2015 sh11 Ontario, Canada May 08, 2016 Details
Uresiphita reversalis
Genista Broom Moth
May 07, 2016 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States May 08, 2016 Details
Isogona tenuis
Thin-lined Owlet
May 07, 2016 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States May 08, 2016 Details
Morrisonia confusa
Confused Woodgrain
May 07, 2016 magnunc Allegany County, Maryland, United States May 08, 2016 Details
Agonopterix canadensis May 04, 2016 Aboover Knox County, Maine, United States May 08, 2016 Details
Coelostathma discopunctana
The Batman Moth
May 08, 2016 CA Ivy Adair County, Oklahoma, United States May 08, 2016 Details
Zanclognatha pedipilalis
Grayish Zanclognatha Moth
May 08, 2016 CA Ivy Adair County, Oklahoma, United States May 08, 2016 Details
Papilio polyxenes
Black Swallowtail
July 29, 2015 sh11 Ontario, Canada May 09, 2016 Details
Phigalia titea
Spiny Looper
April 16, 2016 Sharon Watson Traill County, North Dakota, United States May 09, 2016 Details
Celastrina ladon
Spring Azure
May 03, 2016 AnnL Todd County, Minnesota, United States May 09, 2016 Details