Recently Verified Sightings

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Species Observation Date Submitter Location Verified Datesort icon
Pyrausta napaealis March 25, 2016 Betsy Higgins San Diego County, California, United States April 08, 2016 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
June 12, 2010 Jatson Pinellas County, Florida, United States April 08, 2016 Details
Hermeuptychia sosybius
Carolina Satyr
March 26, 2016 ncrosbyrd McIntosh County, Georgia, United States April 08, 2016 Details
Eurema daira
Barred Yellow
December 01, 2015 ncrosbyrd Broward County, Florida, United States April 08, 2016 Details
Phoebis agarithe
Large Orange Sulphur
March 01, 2016 ncrosbyrd Monroe County, Florida, United States April 08, 2016 Details
Phoebis sennae
Cloudless Sulphur
December 01, 2015 ncrosbyrd Broward County, Florida, United States April 08, 2016 Details
Pleromelloida conserta April 02, 2016 jim.odonater Washington County, Oregon, United States April 08, 2016 Details
Strymon melinus
Gray Hairstreak
April 05, 2016 Bill Emch Marathon Key County, Florida, United States April 08, 2016 Details
Phocides pigmalion
Mangrove Skipper
April 05, 2016 Bill Emch Marathon Key County, Florida, United States April 08, 2016 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
April 06, 2016 mellielong Hillsborough County, Florida, United States April 08, 2016 Details
Hemiargus ceraunus
Ceraunus Blue
April 06, 2016 mellielong Hillsborough County, Florida, United States April 08, 2016 Details
Nathalis iole
Dainty Sulphur
April 06, 2016 mellielong Hillsborough County, Florida, United States April 08, 2016 Details
Agraulis vanillae
Gulf Fritillary
April 06, 2016 mellielong Hillsborough County, Florida, United States April 08, 2016 Details
Phyciodes phaon
Phaon Crescent
April 06, 2016 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States April 08, 2016 Details
Zerene cesonia
Southern Dogface
April 04, 2016 cahill@graysoncable.com Grayson County, Texas, United States April 08, 2016 Details
Callosamia promethea
Promethea silkmoth
April 02, 2016 Fleurrie Montgomery County, Maryland, United States April 08, 2016 Details
Feltia jaculifera
Dingy Cutworm Moth
September 10, 2015 sh11 Ontario, Canada April 08, 2016 Details
Abagrotis alternata
Greater Red Dart
September 09, 2014 sh11 Ontario, Canada April 08, 2016 Details
Nymphalis antiopa
Mourning Cloak
April 07, 2016 Crstyrae San Luis Obispo County, California, United States April 08, 2016 Details
Nymphalis californica
California Tortoiseshell
April 07, 2016 MAKI Ventura County, California, United States April 08, 2016 Details
Udea rubigalis
Celery Leaftier Moth
September 09, 2015 sh11 Ontario, Canada April 08, 2016 Details
Phigalia titea
Spiny Looper
April 01, 2016 sh11 Ontario, Canada April 08, 2016 Details
Phigalia strigataria
Small Phigalia
April 01, 2016 sh11 Ontario, Canada April 08, 2016 Details
Malacosoma americanum
Eastern Tent Caterpillar Moth
April 02, 2016 amyschaich@yahoo.com Orange County, North Carolina, United States April 08, 2016 Details
Heliopetes ericetorum
Northern White-Skipper
April 07, 2016 robertdunlop Los Angeles County, California, United States April 08, 2016 Details
Anicla illapsa
Snowy Dart
September 19, 2000 magnunc Howard County, Maryland, United States April 08, 2016 Details
Orthonama obstipata
The Gem
April 07, 2016 strixv Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States April 08, 2016 Details
Orthosia hibisci
Speckled Green Fruitworm Moth
April 01, 2016 sh11 Ontario, Canada April 08, 2016 Details
Eulithis sp. July 06, 2015 sh11 Ontario, Canada April 08, 2016 Details
Yponomeuta multipunctella
American Ermine Moth
July 08, 2015 sh11 Ontario, Canada April 08, 2016 Details
Cyllopsis gemma
Gemmed Satyr
April 06, 2016 CA Ivy Adair County, Oklahoma, United States April 08, 2016 Details
Thorybes pylades
Northern Cloudywing
April 08, 2016 CA Ivy
(Jon C. Ivy)
Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States April 08, 2016 Details
Thyris sepulchralis
Mournful Thyris
April 08, 2016 CA Ivy
(Jon C. Ivy)
Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States April 08, 2016 Details
Vanessa virginiensis
American Lady
April 08, 2016 CA Ivy
(Jon C. Ivy)
Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States April 08, 2016 Details
Battus philenor
Pipevine Swallowtail
April 08, 2016 CA Ivy
(Jon C. Ivy)
Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States April 08, 2016 Details
Epargyreus clarus
Silver-spotted Skipper
April 08, 2016 CA Ivy
(Jon C. Ivy)
Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States April 08, 2016 Details
Euphyia intermediata
Sharp-angled Carpet
July 25, 2015 franpope Garrett County, Maryland, United States April 08, 2016 Details
Cupido comyntas
Eastern Tailed-Blue
April 03, 2016 CA Ivy
(Jon C. Ivy)
Adair County, Oklahoma, United States April 08, 2016 Details
Choristoneura rosaceana
Oblique-banded Leafroller Moth
September 07, 2015 franpope Garrett County, Maryland, United States April 08, 2016 Details
Psaphida styracis
Fawn Sallow
March 24, 2016 franpope Garrett County, Maryland, United States April 08, 2016 Details
Acleris nivisellana
Snowy-shouldered Acleris Moth
March 24, 2016 franpope Garrett County, Maryland, United States April 08, 2016 Details
Pseudexentera virginiana March 24, 2016 franpope Garrett County, Maryland, United States April 08, 2016 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
April 03, 2016 CA Ivy
(Jon C. Ivy)
Adair County, Oklahoma, United States April 08, 2016 Details
Pseudexentera vaccinii March 31, 2016 franpope Garrett County, Maryland, United States April 08, 2016 Details
Acleris hastiana March 31, 2016 franpope Garrett County, Maryland, United States April 08, 2016 Details
Mythimna unipuncta
Armyworm Moth
March 31, 2016 franpope Garrett County, Maryland, United States April 08, 2016 Details
Cerastis salicarum March 31, 2016 franpope Garrett County, Maryland, United States April 08, 2016 Details
Phyciodes tharos
Pearl Crescent
April 08, 2016 CA Ivy
(Jon C. Ivy)
Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States April 08, 2016 Details
Cerastis tenebrifera
Reddish Speckled Dart
March 31, 2016 franpope Garrett County, Maryland, United States April 08, 2016 Details
Vanessa atalanta
Red Admiral
April 08, 2016 CA Ivy
(Jon C. Ivy)
Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States April 08, 2016 Details
Anaea andria
Goatweed Leafwing
April 03, 2016 CA Ivy Crawford County, Arkansas, United States April 08, 2016 Details
Hypena scabra
Green Cloverworm Moth
April 04, 2016 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States April 08, 2016 Details
Alypia octomaculata
Eight-spotted Forester
April 04, 2016 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States April 08, 2016 Details
Elaphria grata
Grateful Midget
April 06, 2016 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States April 08, 2016 Details
Nathalis iole
Dainty Sulphur
April 06, 2016 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States April 08, 2016 Details
Costaconvexa centrostrigaria
The Bent-line Carpet
April 07, 2016 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States April 08, 2016 Details
Pieris virginiensis
West Virginia White
March 28, 2016 Cathy Miller Knox County, Tennessee, United States April 09, 2016 Details
Malacosoma americanum
Eastern Tent Caterpillar Moth
April 08, 2016 Dremwolf Duval County, Florida, United States April 09, 2016 Details
Dichomeris punctipennella April 10, 2014 Betsy Higgins Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States April 09, 2016 Details
Glyphidocera septentrionella July 11, 2014 Betsy Higgins Franklin County, Massachusetts, United States April 09, 2016 Details
Iridopsis ephyraria
Pale-winged Gray
July 11, 2014 Betsy Higgins Franklin County, Massachusetts, United States April 09, 2016 Details
Melanolophia signataria
Signate Melanolophia
April 07, 2016 tjrickert Armstrong County, Pennsylvania, United States April 09, 2016 Details
Eacles imperialis
Imperial moth
September 19, 2015 amyschaich@yahoo.com Orange County, North Carolina, United States April 09, 2016 Details
Automeris io
Io moth
August 19, 2015 amyschaich@yahoo.com Orange County, North Carolina, United States April 09, 2016 Details
Hypercompe scribonia
Great Leopard Moth
July 13, 2015 amyschaich@yahoo.com Orange County, North Carolina, United States April 09, 2016 Details
Manduca sexta
Carolina sphinx
August 15, 2015 amyschaich@yahoo.com Orange County, North Carolina, United States April 09, 2016 Details
Clemensia albata
Little White Lichen Moth
May 25, 2015 Bill Keim Bucks County, Pennsylvania, United States April 09, 2016 Details
Cisthene plumbea
Lead-Colored Lichen Moth
August 09, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States April 09, 2016 Details
Atteva aurea
Ailanthus Webworm Moth
August 09, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States April 09, 2016 Details
Acleris variegana
Garden Rose Tortrix Moth
August 09, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States April 09, 2016 Details
Eacles imperialis
Imperial moth
August 09, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States April 09, 2016 Details
Paonias excaecata
Blinded sphinx
August 10, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States April 09, 2016 Details
Udea rubigalis
Celery Leaftier Moth
August 10, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States April 09, 2016 Details
Acleris nivisellana
Snowy-shouldered Acleris Moth
August 10, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States April 09, 2016 Details
Macaria bisignata
Red-headed inchworm
August 10, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States April 09, 2016 Details
Lithophane bethunei
Bethune's Pinion
April 07, 2016 tjrickert Armstrong County, Pennsylvania, United States April 10, 2016 Details
Lambdina pellucidaria
Yellow-headed Looper
April 07, 2016 tjrickert Armstrong County, Pennsylvania, United States April 10, 2016 Details
Agonopterix pulvipennella April 07, 2016 tjrickert Armstrong County, Pennsylvania, United States April 10, 2016 Details
Agonopterix clemensella April 07, 2016 tjrickert Armstrong County, Pennsylvania, United States April 10, 2016 Details
Iridopsis defectaria
Brown-shaded Gray
April 09, 2016 mellielong Hillsborough County, Florida, United States April 10, 2016 Details
Orgyia detrita
Fir Tussock Moth
April 09, 2016 mellielong Hillsborough County, Florida, United States April 10, 2016 Details
Phragmatobia assimilans
Large Ruby Tiger Moth
May 16, 2015 klebo Tioga County, Pennsylvania, United States April 10, 2016 Details
Gypsonoma fasciolana August 09, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States April 10, 2016 Details
Dioryctria amatella
Southern Pineconeworm Moth
August 09, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States April 10, 2016 Details
Sparganothis reticulatana
Reticulated Fruitworm Moth
August 09, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States April 10, 2016 Details
Ecpyrrhoerrhoe puralis August 09, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States April 10, 2016 Details
Acronicta hasta
Speared Dagger Moth
August 09, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States April 10, 2016 Details
Acronicta increta
Raspberry Bud Dagger Moth
August 09, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States April 10, 2016 Details
Nemoria bistriaria
Red-fringed Emerald
August 09, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States April 10, 2016 Details
Catocala gracilis
Graceful Underwing
August 09, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States April 10, 2016 Details
Ponometia erastrioides
Small Bird-dropping Moth
August 09, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States April 10, 2016 Details
Herpetogramma abdominalis August 09, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States April 10, 2016 Details
Crambus agitatellus August 10, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States April 10, 2016 Details
Crambus praefectellus
Common Grass-veneer Moth
August 10, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States April 10, 2016 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
August 11, 2015 routledge_SaultCollege Ontario, Canada April 10, 2016 Details
Lapara coniferarum
Southern pine sphinx
August 10, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States April 10, 2016 Details
Glaucopsyche lygdamus
Silvery Blue
May 24, 2015 routledge_SaultCollege Chippewa County, Michigan, United States April 10, 2016 Details
Ecpyrrhoerrhoe puralis August 10, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States April 10, 2016 Details
Virbia opella
Tawny Holomelina
August 10, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States April 10, 2016 Details
Pococera asperatella
Maple Webworm Moth
August 10, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States April 10, 2016 Details