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
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
July 31, 2012 meganhartson Bay County, Michigan, United States August 11, 2014 Details
Atalopedes mesogramma
Mesogramma Skipper
February 08, 2013 LLJohnson Dominican Republic August 11, 2014 Details
Celastrina lucia
Northern Azure
May 16, 2013 Dave Kinney Wexford County, Michigan, United States August 11, 2014 Details
Erynnis lucilius
Columbine Duskywing
July 17, 2013 beastbreath Clinton County, Michigan, United States August 11, 2014 Details
Wallengrenia egeremet
Northern Broken-Dash
July 17, 2013 beastbreath Clinton County, Michigan, United States August 11, 2014 Details
Polites mystic
Long Dash
June 13, 2013 ellen271 Oakland County, Michigan, United States August 11, 2014 Details
Polites peckius
Peck's Skipper
August 17, 2013 BKesselring Calhoun County, Michigan, United States August 11, 2014 Details
Celastrina neglecta
Summer Azure
August 16, 2013 Zeus79 Macomb County, Michigan, United States August 11, 2014 Details
Celastrina neglecta
Summer Azure
July 10, 2013 Zeus79 Macomb County, Michigan, United States August 11, 2014 Details
Polites peckius
Peck's Skipper
September 01, 2013 Zeus79 Macomb County, Michigan, United States August 11, 2014 Details
Polites themistocles
Tawny-edged Skipper
September 03, 2013 Dave Kinney Wexford County, Michigan, United States August 11, 2014 Details
Cupido comyntas
Eastern Tailed-Blue
September 04, 2013 marquy Wayne County, Michigan, United States August 11, 2014 Details
Polites mystic
Long Dash
September 04, 2013 marquy
(female)
Wayne County, Michigan, United States August 11, 2014 Details
Phoebis sennae
Cloudless Sulphur
February 05, 2014 janazak Morelos, Mexico August 11, 2014 Details
Phoebis sennae
Cloudless Sulphur
January 10, 2014 DJHiker Guantanamo, Cuba August 11, 2014 Details
Arawacus togarna
Togarna Hairstreak
February 02, 2012 DJHiker Colon Province, Panama August 11, 2014 Details
Astraptes alector
Gilbert's Flasher
February 05, 2012 DJHiker Cocle Province, Panama August 11, 2014 Details
Satyrium favonius ontario
'Northern' Southern Hairstreak
June 29, 2008 Stylurus Wayne County, Michigan, United States August 11, 2014 Details
Caloptilia negundella
Boxelder Leafroller Moth
June 13, 2014 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States August 11, 2014 Details
Zale galbanata
Maple Zale
June 01, 2014 Shane Miller Beaver County, Pennsylvania, United States August 11, 2014 Details
Thymelicus lineola
European Skipper
June 22, 2014 pomarinejaeger Sanilac County, Michigan, United States August 11, 2014 Details
Thymelicus lineola
European Skipper
June 24, 2014 pomarinejaeger Osceola County, Michigan, United States August 11, 2014 Details
Ancyloxypha numitor
Least Skipper
June 24, 2014 pomarinejaeger Osceola County, Michigan, United States August 11, 2014 Details
Phyciodes cocyta
Northern Crescent
June 27, 2014 pomarinejaeger Clare County, Michigan, United States August 11, 2014 Details
Haploa contigua
The Neighbor
June 27, 2014 taylorcreek Albemarle County, Virginia, United States August 11, 2014 Details
Nemoria lixaria
Red-bordered Emerald
June 27, 2014 TallyCannon Leon County, Florida, United States August 11, 2014 Details
Pococera militella
Sycamore Webworm Moth
June 26, 2014 Shelley Rutkin Forsyth County, North Carolina, United States August 11, 2014 Details
Haploa lecontei
Leconte's Haploa
June 27, 2014 Jody Ontario, Canada August 11, 2014 Details
Eulithis diversilineata
Lesser Grapevine Looper Moth
June 01, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States August 11, 2014 Details
Haploa lecontei
Leconte's Haploa
June 29, 2014 juliereid Ontario, Canada August 11, 2014 Details
Choristoneura rosaceana
Oblique-banded Leafroller Moth
June 29, 2014 Janet Tubb Ontario, Canada August 11, 2014 Details
Euchlaena serrata
The Saw Wing
June 29, 2014 Janet Tubb Ontario, Canada August 11, 2014 Details
Polites peckius
Peck's Skipper
June 29, 2014 pomarinejaeger Sanilac County, Michigan, United States August 11, 2014 Details
Thymelicus lineola
European Skipper
June 26, 2014 pomarinejaeger Missaukee County, Michigan, United States August 11, 2014 Details
Speyeria cybele
Great Spangled Fritillary
July 05, 2014 kreinerk Washtenaw County, Michigan, United States August 11, 2014 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
July 07, 2014 routledge_SaultCollege Chippewa County, Michigan, United States August 11, 2014 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
July 07, 2014 routledge_SaultCollege Mackinac County, Michigan, United States August 11, 2014 Details
Anatrytone logan
Delaware Skipper
July 02, 2014 bvanderweide Oakland County, Michigan, United States August 11, 2014 Details
Diaphania hyalinata
Melonworm Moth
July 08, 2014 Taroni Brazoria County, Texas, United States August 11, 2014 Details
Argyrotaenia quadrifasciana June 29, 2014 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada August 11, 2014 Details
Crambus saltuellus June 29, 2014 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada August 11, 2014 Details
Aglossa pinguinalis
Large Tabby
June 29, 2014 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada August 11, 2014 Details
Epirrhoe alternata
White-banded Toothed Carpet
June 29, 2014 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada August 11, 2014 Details
Cnephasia stephensiana
Gray Tortrix
June 29, 2014 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada August 11, 2014 Details
Balsa labecula
White-blotched Balsa
June 29, 2014 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada August 11, 2014 Details
Colias eurytheme
Orange Sulphur
July 08, 2014 Mapper Johnson County, Illinois, United States August 11, 2014 Details
Argyrotaenia quadrifasciana June 30, 2014 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada August 11, 2014 Details
Schizura unicornis
Unicorn Caterpillar Moth
July 01, 2014 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada August 11, 2014 Details
Ectropis crepuscularia
The Small Engrailed
July 01, 2014 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada August 11, 2014 Details
Argyrotaenia velutinana
Red Banded Leafroller Moth
July 01, 2014 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada August 11, 2014 Details
Raphia frater
The Brother Moth
July 04, 2014 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada August 11, 2014 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
July 09, 2014 routledge_SaultCollege Mackinac County, Michigan, United States August 11, 2014 Details
Erynnis horatius
Horace's Duskywing
July 07, 2014 krancmm Brazoria County, Texas, United States August 11, 2014 Details
Caenurgina crassiuscula
Clover Looper Moth
May 08, 2014 juliereid Ontario, Canada August 11, 2014 Details
Scopula limboundata
Large Lace-border
July 05, 2014 treichard Sussex County, New Jersey, United States August 11, 2014 Details
Caenurgina crassiuscula
Clover Looper Moth
July 11, 2014 Cherylee Black Ontario, Canada August 11, 2014 Details
Ypsolopha dentella July 12, 2014 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada August 11, 2014 Details
Promalactis suzukiella
Suzuki's Promalactis Moth
July 05, 2014 orangemoth Essex County, New Jersey, United States August 11, 2014 Details
Anatrytone logan
Delaware Skipper
June 27, 2014 dondubois Texas, Montgomery County, United States August 11, 2014 Details
Limnaecia phragmitella
Shy Cosmet
July 06, 2014 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States August 11, 2014 Details
Eugonobapta nivosaria
Snowy Geometer
July 14, 2014 juliereid Ontario, Canada August 11, 2014 Details
Tortricidia pallida
Red-Crossed Button Slug
July 11, 2014 Bushytail3 Centre County, Pennsylvania, United States August 11, 2014 Details
Caenurgina crassiuscula
Clover Looper Moth
July 06, 2014 treichard Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States August 11, 2014 Details
Erynnis horatius
Horace's Duskywing
April 11, 2014 Jeff Trahan Claiborne Parish, Louisiana, United States August 11, 2014 Details
Caloptilia rhoifoliella
Sumac Leafblotch Miner
July 09, 2014 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States August 11, 2014 Details
Nastra lherminier
Swarthy Skipper
April 19, 2014 Jeff Trahan Caddo Parish, Louisiana, United States August 11, 2014 Details
Atalopedes campestris
Sachem
July 15, 2014 krancmm Brazoria County, Texas, United States August 11, 2014 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
July 16, 2014 routledge_SaultCollege Mackinac County, Michigan, United States August 11, 2014 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
July 16, 2014 routledge_SaultCollege Chippewa County, Michigan, United States August 11, 2014 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
July 16, 2014 routledge_SaultCollege Mackinac County, Michigan, United States August 11, 2014 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
July 16, 2014 routledge_SaultCollege Mackinac County, Michigan, United States August 11, 2014 Details
Enodia anthedon
Northern Pearly-eye
July 16, 2014 routledge_SaultCollege Mackinac County, Michigan, United States August 11, 2014 Details
Wallengrenia egeremet
Northern Broken-Dash
July 17, 2014 Carl Freeman Grand Traverse County, Michigan, United States August 11, 2014 Details
Callophrys polios
Hoary Elfin
May 23, 2014 Carl Freeman Benzie County, Michigan, United States August 11, 2014 Details
Pyrgus communis
Common Checkered-Skipper
July 17, 2014 BRapai Wayne County, Michigan, United States August 11, 2014 Details
Aglossa cuprina
Grease Moth
July 17, 2014 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States August 11, 2014 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
July 18, 2014 marquy Wayne County, Michigan, United States August 11, 2014 Details
Megisto cymela
Little Wood-Satyr
July 18, 2014 marquy Wayne County, Michigan, United States August 11, 2014 Details
Halysidota tessellaris
Banded Tussock Moth or Pale Tiger Moth
July 19, 2014 emilylnelson Winston County, Alabama, United States August 11, 2014 Details
Eusarca confusaria
Confused Eusarca
July 18, 2014 Jane Banks Ontario, Canada August 11, 2014 Details
Haematopis grataria
Chickweed Geometer
July 08, 2014 Lisa Nicholas Dallas County, Texas, United States August 11, 2014 Details
Caenurgia chloropha
Vetch Looper Moth
July 19, 2014 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States August 11, 2014 Details
Heterocampa obliqua
Oblique Heterocampa
July 18, 2014 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States August 11, 2014 Details
Heterocampa astarte July 19, 2014 Tatiana Staats Sarasota County, Florida, United States August 11, 2014 Details
Pompeius verna
Little Glassywing
September 09, 2013 anna_holmes Madison County, Alabama, United States August 11, 2014 Details
Lerema accius
Clouded Skipper
July 17, 2014 krancmm Brazoria County, Texas, United States August 11, 2014 Details
Erynnis horatius
Horace's Duskywing
July 19, 2014 krancmm Brazoria County, Texas, United States August 11, 2014 Details
Caenurgina crassiuscula
Clover Looper Moth
July 23, 2014 johngor Ontario, Canada August 11, 2014 Details
Caenurgina crassiuscula
Clover Looper Moth
July 23, 2014 johngor Ontario, Canada August 11, 2014 Details
Caenurgina crassiuscula
Clover Looper Moth
July 20, 2014 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada August 11, 2014 Details
Euphyes dion
Dion Skipper
July 24, 2014 Carl Freeman Benzie County, Michigan, United States August 11, 2014 Details
Acharia stimulea
Saddleback Caterpillar Moth
July 25, 2014 Stuart Marcus Texas, Liberty County, United States August 11, 2014 Details
Sphinx kalmiae
Laurel sphinx
July 25, 2014 Dustynsmom02 Ontario, Canada August 11, 2014 Details
Macrochilo litophora
Brown-lined Owlet Moth
July 26, 2014 juliereid Ontario, Canada August 11, 2014 Details
Anacampsis conclusella July 22, 2014 Stuart Marcus Texas, Liberty County, United States August 11, 2014 Details
Pompeius verna
Little Glassywing
July 01, 2014 doghouse York County, Maine, United States August 11, 2014 Details
Pompeius verna
Little Glassywing
July 05, 2014 doghouse York County, Maine, United States August 11, 2014 Details
Schizura unicornis
Unicorn Caterpillar Moth
July 26, 2014 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States August 11, 2014 Details
Acleris flavivittana
Masked Leafroller
July 21, 2014 joeverica Centre County, Pennsylvania, United States August 11, 2014 Details
Datana ministra
Yellow-necked Caterpillar Moth
July 28, 2014 purplemouse Seminole County, Florida, United States August 11, 2014 Details