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
Staphylus ascalaphus
Central American Sootywing or Mauve Scallopwing
February 02, 2012 DJHiker Colon Province, Panama September 11, 2014 Details
Zariaspes mys
Mys Skipper
February 06, 2012 DJHiker Cocle Province, Panama September 11, 2014 Details
Pyrisitia lisa
Little Yellow
July 06, 2013 LLJohnson Dominican Republic September 11, 2014 Details
Eudryas grata
Beautiful Wood-nymph
May 24, 2014 Birdingfrog Gilmer County, Georgia, United States September 11, 2014 Details
Anisota virginiensis
Pink-striped oakworm moth
July 16, 2014 patricia silvernail Jackson County, Georgia, United States September 11, 2014 Details
Chlosyne nycteis
Silvery Checkerspot
July 16, 2014 ALuebben Catoosa County, Georgia, United States September 11, 2014 Details
Eumorpha fasciatus
Banded sphinx
July 19, 2014 jenchivers Georgia, Screven County, United States September 11, 2014 Details
Acharia stimulea
Saddleback Caterpillar Moth
July 20, 2014 Niayre DeKalb County, Georgia, United States September 11, 2014 Details
Desmia funeralis
Grape Leaffolder Moth
July 05, 2014 Niayre DeKalb County, Georgia, United States September 11, 2014 Details
Desmia funeralis
Grape Leaffolder Moth
July 19, 2014 patricia silvernail Jackson County, Georgia, United States September 11, 2014 Details
Callosamia angulifera
Tuliptree silkmoth
July 20, 2014 bramblebee Henry County, Georgia, United States September 11, 2014 Details
Hylephila phyleus
Fiery Skipper
July 21, 2014 patricia silvernail Jackson County, Georgia, United States September 11, 2014 Details
Epargyreus clarus
Silver-spotted Skipper
July 21, 2014 patricia silvernail Jackson County, Georgia, United States September 11, 2014 Details
Hyperstrotia nana July 20, 2014 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States September 11, 2014 Details
Pieris rapae
Cabbage White
July 23, 2014 patricia silvernail Jackson County, Georgia, United States September 11, 2014 Details
Amblyscirtes aesculapius
Lace-winged Roadside-Skipper
July 23, 2014 Terry W. Johnson Monroe County, Georgia, United States September 11, 2014 Details
Atteva aurea
Ailanthus Webworm Moth
July 23, 2014 snakeowl Fulton County, Georgia, United States September 11, 2014 Details
Cupido comyntas
Eastern Tailed-Blue
July 23, 2014 MarkScottsmltd Fannin County, Georgia, United States September 11, 2014 Details
Pyrisitia lisa
Little Yellow
July 23, 2014 MarkScottsmltd Fannin County, Georgia, United States September 11, 2014 Details
Epargyreus clarus
Silver-spotted Skipper
July 24, 2014 MarkScottsmltd Fannin County, Georgia, United States September 11, 2014 Details
Celastrina neglecta
Summer Azure
July 19, 2014 MarkScottsmltd Fannin County, Georgia, United States September 11, 2014 Details
Thorybes pylades
Northern Cloudywing
July 25, 2014 giardini57 Elbert County, Georgia, United States September 11, 2014 Details
Panoquina ocola
Ocola Skipper
July 25, 2014 giardini57 Elbert County, Georgia, United States September 11, 2014 Details
Panoquina ocola
Ocola Skipper
July 22, 2014 giardini57 Elbert County, Georgia, United States September 11, 2014 Details
Eumorpha pandorus
Pandorus Sphinx
July 26, 2014 Colleen Crislip Chatham County, Georgia, United States September 11, 2014 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
July 27, 2014 dharlette Lumpkin County, Georgia, United States September 11, 2014 Details
Lacinipolia olivacea
Olive Arches
July 27, 2014 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada September 11, 2014 Details
Epicallima argenticinctella July 29, 2014 magnunc Howard County, Maryland, United States September 11, 2014 Details
Platynota flavedana July 29, 2014 magnunc Howard County, Maryland, United States September 11, 2014 Details
Epipaschia superatalis
Dimorphic Macalla Moth
July 30, 2014 rosenthal.k Fairfax County, Virginia, United States September 11, 2014 Details
Apantesis phalerata
Harnessed Moth
July 28, 2014 sajones1017 Harrison County, Indiana, United States September 11, 2014 Details
Iridopsis defectaria
Brown-shaded Gray
July 30, 2014 Carol Thornton-Anderson Orange County, Indiana, United States September 11, 2014 Details
Apantesis phalerata
Harnessed Moth
July 22, 2014 floracliff Fayette County, Kentucky, United States September 11, 2014 Details
Mocis texana
Texas Mocis
July 22, 2014 floracliff Fayette County, Kentucky, United States September 11, 2014 Details
Vanessa atalanta
Red Admiral
July 31, 2014 MarkScottsmltd Fannin County, Georgia, United States September 11, 2014 Details
Eupithecia miserulata July 31, 2014 caher001 Carroll County, Maryland, United States September 11, 2014 Details
Catocala neogama
The Bride
July 31, 2014 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States September 11, 2014 Details
Asterocampa celtis
Hackberry Emperor
August 03, 2014 Lois Stacey Georgia, Screven County, United States September 11, 2014 Details
Asterocampa clyton
Tawny Emperor
August 03, 2014 Lois Stacey Georgia, Screven County, United States September 11, 2014 Details
Catocala sordida
Sordid Underwing
August 12, 2014 Jody Ontario, Canada September 11, 2014 Details
Eoreuma callista August 15, 2014 finatic San Diego County, California, United States September 11, 2014 Details
Feltia tricosa August 19, 2014 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States September 11, 2014 Details
Nepytia canosaria
False Hemlock Looper Moth
August 01, 2014 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada September 11, 2014 Details
Feltia subgothica
Subgothic Dart
August 24, 2014 digginflowers Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States September 11, 2014 Details
Echinargus isola
Reakirt's Blue
August 25, 2014 EPIMEDIUM McHenry County, Illinois, United States September 11, 2014 Details
Euchlaena johnsonaria
Johnson's Euchlaena
August 18, 2014 davmcnaugh Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States September 11, 2014 Details
Leucania linda August 26, 2014 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States September 11, 2014 Details
Euchlaena obtusaria
Obtuse Euchlaena
August 29, 2014 Shane Miller Beaver County, Pennsylvania, United States September 11, 2014 Details
Panopoda rufimargo
Red-lined Panopoda
August 31, 2014 Andy Wyatt York County, Pennsylvania, United States September 11, 2014 Details
Asciodes gordialis
Bougainvillea Caterpillar Moth
August 31, 2014 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States September 11, 2014 Details
Acronicta oblinita
Smeared Dagger Moth
September 01, 2014 tom nolan Burlington County, New Jersey, United States September 11, 2014 Details
Echinargus isola
Reakirt's Blue
August 30, 2014 gunhilda Comanche County, Oklahoma, United States September 11, 2014 Details
Feltia subgothica
Subgothic Dart
September 01, 2014 treichard Juniata County, Pennsylvania, United States September 11, 2014 Details
Leucania linda September 01, 2014 treichard Juniata County, Pennsylvania, United States September 11, 2014 Details
Phaneta pallidarcis August 15, 2014 finatic San Diego County, California, United States September 11, 2014 Details
Sigela penumbrata August 20, 2014 Jeff Trahan De Soto Parish, Louisiana, United States September 11, 2014 Details
Lobocleta ossularia
Drab Brown Wave
August 20, 2014 Jeff Trahan De Soto Parish, Louisiana, United States September 11, 2014 Details
Argyria lacteella
Milky Urola Moth
August 20, 2014 Jeff Trahan De Soto Parish, Louisiana, United States September 11, 2014 Details
Trichoplusia ni
Cabbage Looper Moth
August 22, 2014 Jeff Trahan Caddo Parish, Louisiana, United States September 11, 2014 Details
Callopistria floridensis
Florida Callopistria Moth
August 24, 2014 Jeff Trahan Caddo Parish, Louisiana, United States September 11, 2014 Details
Isogona tenuis
Thin-lined Owlet
August 26, 2014 Jeff Trahan Caddo Parish, Louisiana, United States September 11, 2014 Details
Cydia albimaculana
White-marked Cydia Moth
August 28, 2014 Jeff Trahan Caddo Parish, Louisiana, United States September 11, 2014 Details
Acronicta exilis
Exiled Dagger Moth
August 28, 2014 Jeff Trahan Caddo Parish, Louisiana, United States September 11, 2014 Details
Argyrotaenia tabulana August 28, 2014 Jeff Trahan Caddo Parish, Louisiana, United States September 11, 2014 Details
Pococera maritimalis August 28, 2014 Jeff Trahan Caddo Parish, Louisiana, United States September 11, 2014 Details
Hypena abalienalis
White-Lined Bomolocha Moth
August 28, 2014 Jeff Trahan Caddo Parish, Louisiana, United States September 11, 2014 Details
Arta statalis August 28, 2014 Jeff Trahan Caddo Parish, Louisiana, United States September 11, 2014 Details
Leucania linda August 29, 2014 Latenight Blair County, Pennsylvania, United States September 11, 2014 Details
Feltia tricosa August 29, 2014 Latenight Blair County, Pennsylvania, United States September 11, 2014 Details
Leucania linda August 29, 2014 Latenight Blair County, Pennsylvania, United States September 11, 2014 Details
Feltia tricosa September 03, 2014 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States September 11, 2014 Details
Nomophila nearctica
Lucerne Moth
August 20, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States September 11, 2014 Details
Moodna ostrinella
Darker Moodna Moth
August 22, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States September 11, 2014 Details
Eupithecia peckorum September 04, 2014 JimEckert Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States September 11, 2014 Details
Dioryctria ponderosae July 18, 2014 coreyk Clark County, Nevada, United States September 11, 2014 Details
Epiblema strenuana August 31, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States September 11, 2014 Details
Feltia jaculifera
Dingy Cutworm Moth
August 31, 2014 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada September 11, 2014 Details
Eudryas grata
Beautiful Wood-nymph
August 02, 2014 Rangertsp Sumner County, Tennessee, United States September 11, 2014 Details
Microcrambus elegans
Elegant Grass-veneer
August 02, 2014 Rangertsp Sumner County, Tennessee, United States September 11, 2014 Details
Anisota virginiensis
Pink-striped oakworm moth
August 02, 2014 Rangertsp Sumner County, Tennessee, United States September 11, 2014 Details
Leptostales ferruminaria August 02, 2014 Rangertsp Sumner County, Tennessee, United States September 11, 2014 Details
Scoparia biplagialis August 02, 2014 Rangertsp Sumner County, Tennessee, United States September 11, 2014 Details
Hypagyrtis esther August 02, 2014 Rangertsp Sumner County, Tennessee, United States September 11, 2014 Details
Papilio troilus
Spicebush Swallowtail
August 15, 2014 mleibsla Carroll County, Ohio, United States September 11, 2014 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
August 15, 2014 mleibsla Carroll County, Ohio, United States September 11, 2014 Details
Anicla infecta
Green Cutworm Moth
April 17, 2013 jwbenning Highlands County, Florida, United States September 11, 2014 Details
Feltia subterranea
Subterranean Dart Moth
April 23, 2013 jwbenning Highlands County, Florida, United States September 11, 2014 Details
Ephyrodes cacata September 10, 2014 JeanEvoy De Soto County, Florida, United States September 11, 2014 Details
Amphipyra pyramidoides
Copper Underwing
September 10, 2014 digginflowers Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States September 11, 2014 Details
Ascalapha odorata
Black Witch
September 09, 2014 TAnderson San Diego County, California, United States September 11, 2014 Details
Iridopsis defectaria
Brown-shaded Gray
September 10, 2014 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States September 11, 2014 Details
Atteva aurea
Ailanthus Webworm Moth
August 31, 2014 ktaylo Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, United States September 11, 2014 Details
Palthis angulalis
Dark-spotted Palthis Moth
September 11, 2014 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States September 11, 2014 Details
Campaea perlata
Pale Beauty
September 11, 2014 Chip Krilowicz Camden County, New Jersey, United States September 11, 2014 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
September 08, 2014 digginflowers Page County, Virginia, United States September 11, 2014 Details
Catocala piatrix
The Penitent Underwing
September 09, 2014 Mike Stinson Albemarle County, Virginia, United States September 11, 2014 Details
Hypercompe scribonia
Great Leopard Moth
September 09, 2014 digginflowers Page County, Virginia, United States September 11, 2014 Details
Nadata gibbosa
White-dotted Prominent
September 07, 2014 curtis.lehman
(David Wright)
Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, United States September 11, 2014 Details
Plutella xylostella
Diamondback Moth
September 11, 2014 Chip Krilowicz Camden County, New Jersey, United States September 11, 2014 Details
Copaeodes aurantiaca
Orange Skipperling
July 31, 2014 Sparks7 Burnet County, Texas, United States September 11, 2014 Details