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
Sciota subcaesiella
Locust Leafroller Moth
June 14, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States July 14, 2015 Details
Sciota subcaesiella
Locust Leafroller Moth
June 18, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States July 14, 2015 Details
Probole amicaria August 05, 2014 Planty Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States July 14, 2015 Details
Bibarrambla allenella
Bog Bibarrambla Moth
August 10, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States July 14, 2015 Details
Herpetogramma bipunctalis
Two-spotted Herpetogramma
August 15, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States July 14, 2015 Details
Ecdytolopha insiticiana
Locust Twig Borer Moth
August 16, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States July 14, 2015 Details
Hulda impudens September 07, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States July 14, 2015 Details
Quandara brauneata May 03, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States July 14, 2015 Details
Idia forbesii May 17, 2015 UrsulaV Chatham County, North Carolina, United States July 14, 2015 Details
Idia rotundalis
Rotund Idia Moth
May 17, 2015 UrsulaV Chatham County, North Carolina, United States July 14, 2015 Details
Metalectra richardsi
Richard's Fungus Moth
May 17, 2015 UrsulaV Chatham County, North Carolina, United States July 14, 2015 Details
Hahncappsia marculenta May 24, 2015 Moon Guilford County, North Carolina, United States July 14, 2015 Details
Probole amicaria May 25, 2015 snakeowl Mitchell County, North Carolina, United States July 14, 2015 Details
Chrysaster ostensackenella May 15, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States July 14, 2015 Details
Pyrausta acrionalis June 01, 2015 Moon Guilford County, North Carolina, United States July 14, 2015 Details
Homosetia argentinotella May 18, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States July 14, 2015 Details
Ecdytolopha insiticiana
Locust Twig Borer Moth
May 27, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States July 14, 2015 Details
Olethreutes hamameliana May 27, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States July 14, 2015 Details
Amphipyra pyramidoides
Copper Underwing
April 29, 2015 Elizabeth Wolfe Hamilton County, Tennessee, United States July 14, 2015 Details
Amphipyra pyramidoides
Copper Underwing
July 01, 2015 Elizabeth Wolfe Hamilton County, Tennessee, United States July 14, 2015 Details
Microcrambus biguttellus
Gold-stripe Grass-veneer Moth
June 04, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States July 14, 2015 Details
Udea rubigalis
Celery Leaftier Moth
July 03, 2015 Doug Bruce Anderson County, Tennessee, United States July 14, 2015 Details
Eucosma robinsonana July 04, 2013 Doug Bruce Tipton County, Tennessee, United States July 14, 2015 Details
Arta statalis July 04, 2015 Doug Bruce Anderson County, Tennessee, United States July 14, 2015 Details
Eudryas grata
Beautiful Wood-nymph
August 21, 2014 DanteInnocema Blount County, Tennessee, United States July 14, 2015 Details
Hemaris diffinis
Snowberry Clearwing
June 28, 2015 HHowell Campbell County, Tennessee, United States July 14, 2015 Details
Anisota stigma
Spiny oakworm moth
July 09, 2015 Harleygirl Sevier County, Tennessee, United States July 14, 2015 Details
Chalcoela pegasalis June 04, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States July 14, 2015 Details
Clepsis flavidana July 11, 2015 stonehollow Wright County, Minnesota, United States July 14, 2015 Details
Datana angusii
Angus's Datana
July 12, 2015 digginflowers Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States July 14, 2015 Details
Parasa chloris
Smaller Parasa
July 07, 2015 Elizabeth Wolfe Hamilton County, Tennessee, United States July 14, 2015 Details
Agnorisma bollii October 26, 2014 Elizabeth Wolfe Hamilton County, Tennessee, United States July 14, 2015 Details
Phlogophora periculosa
Brown Angle Shades
September 22, 2007 Audrey R Hoff Knox County, Tennessee, United States July 14, 2015 Details
Pseudorthodes vecors
Small Brown Quaker
June 05, 2015 Sheryl Johnson Chester County, Pennsylvania, United States July 14, 2015 Details
Zanclognatha pedipilalis
Grayish Zanclognatha Moth
June 06, 2015 Sheryl Johnson Chester County, Pennsylvania, United States July 14, 2015 Details
Pyrausta orphisalis
Orange Mint Moth
July 12, 2015 maria.hoffman6@gmail.com Suffolk County, New York, United States July 14, 2015 Details
Polites themistocles
Tawny-edged Skipper
July 11, 2015 maria.hoffman6@gmail.com Suffolk County, New York, United States July 14, 2015 Details
Phyciodes cocyta
Northern Crescent
July 08, 2015 treichard Ontario, Canada July 14, 2015 Details
Poanes hobomok
Hobomok Skipper
July 08, 2015 treichard Ontario, Canada July 14, 2015 Details
Speyeria cybele
Great Spangled Fritillary
July 08, 2015 treichard Ontario, Canada July 14, 2015 Details
Thymelicus lineola
European Skipper
July 08, 2015 treichard Ontario, Canada July 14, 2015 Details
Polites peckius
Peck's Skipper
July 08, 2015 treichard Ontario, Canada July 14, 2015 Details
Enodia anthedon
Northern Pearly-eye
July 09, 2015 treichard Ontario, Canada July 14, 2015 Details
Hemaris thysbe
Hummingbird Clearwing
July 09, 2015 treichard Ontario, Canada July 14, 2015 Details
Parapoynx maculalis July 09, 2015 treichard Ontario, Canada July 14, 2015 Details
Lacinipolia renigera
Bristly Cutworm Moth
June 16, 2015 JohnRoosenberg Schoharie County, New York, United States July 14, 2015 Details
Eudryas unio
Pearly Wood-nymph
July 05, 2015 JohnRoosenberg Albany County, New York, United States July 14, 2015 Details
Darapsa myron
Virginia creeper sphinx
June 16, 2015 JohnRoosenberg Schoharie County, New York, United States July 14, 2015 Details
Antheraea polyphemus
Polyphemus moth
June 30, 2015 JohnRoosenberg Schoharie County, New York, United States July 14, 2015 Details
Pholisora catullus
Common Sootywing
June 02, 2015 Sparks7 Yavapai County, Arizona, United States July 14, 2015 Details
Eubaphe mendica
The Beggar
June 30, 2015 JohnRoosenberg Schoharie County, New York, United States July 14, 2015 Details
Eubaphe mendica
The Beggar
June 26, 2015 JohnRoosenberg Albany County, New York, United States July 14, 2015 Details
Echinargus isola
Reakirt's Blue
June 02, 2015 Sparks7 Yavapai County, Arizona, United States July 14, 2015 Details
Euphyia intermediata
Sharp-angled Carpet
June 02, 2015 JohnRoosenberg Schoharie County, New York, United States July 14, 2015 Details
Hypsopygia olinalis June 21, 2015 JohnRoosenberg Albany County, New York, United States July 14, 2015 Details
Euclea delphinii
Spiny Oak-slug Moth
July 05, 2015 JohnRoosenberg Albany County, New York, United States July 14, 2015 Details
Anisota senatoria
Orange-tipped oakworm moth
July 11, 2015 Lisasullie New York, United States July 14, 2015 Details
Hypena scabra
Green Cloverworm Moth
July 10, 2015 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States July 14, 2015 Details
Arta statalis July 10, 2015 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States July 14, 2015 Details
Chrysoteuchia topiaria July 13, 2015 Jarchibold Saratoga County, New York, United States July 14, 2015 Details
Herpetogramma aeglealis July 13, 2015 Jarchibold Saratoga County, New York, United States July 14, 2015 Details
Cryptocala acadiensis
Catocaline Dart
July 12, 2015 W. R. Evans Tioga County, New York, United States July 14, 2015 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
July 11, 2015 Selwyn Quan Santa Clara County, California, United States July 14, 2015 Details
Vanessa cardui
Painted Lady
July 11, 2015 Selwyn Quan Santa Clara County, California, United States July 14, 2015 Details
Strymon melinus
Gray Hairstreak
July 11, 2015 Selwyn Quan Santa Clara County, California, United States July 14, 2015 Details
Hylephila phyleus
Fiery Skipper
July 11, 2015 Selwyn Quan Santa Clara County, California, United States July 14, 2015 Details
Polites sabuleti
Sandhill Skipper
July 11, 2015 Selwyn Quan Santa Clara County, California, United States July 14, 2015 Details
Brephidium exilis
Western Pygmy-Blue
July 12, 2015 Selwyn Quan Santa Clara County, California, United States July 14, 2015 Details
Satyrium calanus
Banded Hairstreak
July 13, 2015 egray4018 Jefferson County, New York, United States July 14, 2015 Details
Eumorpha pandorus
Pandorus Sphinx
July 13, 2015 SRhodes84 Upshur County, West Virginia, United States July 14, 2015 Details
Dolba hyloeus
Pawpaw sphinx
June 24, 2015 SRhodes84 Upshur County, West Virginia, United States July 14, 2015 Details
Ectropis crepuscularia
The Small Engrailed
July 11, 2015 Shelley Rutkin Forsyth County, North Carolina, United States July 14, 2015 Details
Colias eurytheme
Orange Sulphur
July 11, 2015 Donna Barski Wyoming County, New York, United States July 14, 2015 Details
Eudonia strigalis
Striped Eudonia
July 13, 2015 Tom Middagh Nobles County, Minnesota, United States July 14, 2015 Details
Prochoerodes lineola
Large Maple Spanworm Moth
July 13, 2015 MelsaE Ontario, Canada July 14, 2015 Details
Nomophila nearctica
Lucerne Moth
July 14, 2012 Bill Keim Mercer County, New Jersey, United States July 14, 2015 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
June 22, 2015 MelsaE Ontario, Canada July 14, 2015 Details
Hemaris thysbe
Hummingbird Clearwing
July 13, 2015 paniolomike Delaware County, Ohio, United States July 14, 2015 Details
Anisota virginiensis
Pink-striped oakworm moth
July 06, 2015 CJOY Massachusetts, United States July 14, 2015 Details
Vanessa atalanta
Red Admiral
July 13, 2015 4wildlife Illinois, United States July 14, 2015 Details
Antheraea polyphemus
Polyphemus moth
July 14, 2015 Nybackus Hillsborough County, New Hampshire, United States July 14, 2015 Details
Ceratomia undulosa
Waved sphinx
July 11, 2015 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada July 14, 2015 Details
Pachysphinx modesta
Modest sphinx
July 11, 2015 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada July 14, 2015 Details
Lateroligia ophiogramma July 12, 2015 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada July 14, 2015 Details
Nemoria bistriaria
Red-fringed Emerald
July 11, 2015 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada July 14, 2015 Details
Agrotis ipsilon
Ipsilon Dart
July 13, 2015 digginflowers Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States July 14, 2015 Details
Acronicta betulae
Birch Dagger Moth
July 12, 2015 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States July 14, 2015 Details
Speranza pustularia
Lesser Maple Spanworm Moth
July 11, 2015 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada July 14, 2015 Details
Eacles imperialis
Imperial moth
July 14, 2015 Ellyne Whiteside County, Illinois, United States July 14, 2015 Details
Dysstroma hersiliata
Orange-barred Carpet
July 11, 2015 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada July 14, 2015 Details
Euchlaena serrata
The Saw Wing
July 12, 2015 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada July 14, 2015 Details
Marathyssa inficita
Dark Marathyssa Moth
July 11, 2015 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada July 14, 2015 Details
Eudryas grata
Beautiful Wood-nymph
July 13, 2015 kathyl Rockingham County, New Hampshire, United States July 14, 2015 Details
Cyclophora nanaria July 12, 2015 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States July 14, 2015 Details
Satyrodes eurydice
Eyed Brown
July 02, 2015 Tindomul1of9 Jefferson County, New York, United States July 14, 2015 Details
Cercyonis pegala
Common Wood-Nymph
July 02, 2015 Tindomul1of9 Jefferson County, New York, United States July 14, 2015 Details
Papilio polyxenes
Black Swallowtail
July 12, 2015 Kzfisherman McHenry County, Illinois, United States July 14, 2015 Details
Melittia cucurbitae
Squash Vine Borer
July 12, 2015 Kzfisherman McHenry County, Illinois, United States July 14, 2015 Details
Vanessa atalanta
Red Admiral
July 12, 2015 Kzfisherman McHenry County, Illinois, United States July 14, 2015 Details
Eumarozia malachitana
Sculptured Moth
July 14, 2015 Chip Krilowicz Camden County, New Jersey, United States July 14, 2015 Details