Recently Verified Sightings

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Species Observation Date Submitter Location Verified Datesort icon
Decantha boreasella March 26, 2016 Stuart Marcus Texas, Liberty County, United States July 05, 2016 Details
Phytometra ernestinana
Ernestine's Moth
March 28, 2016 Stuart Marcus Texas, Liberty County, United States July 05, 2016 Details
Xestia dolosa
Greater Black-letter Dart
April 16, 2016 Stott Noble Jefferson County, Alabama, United States July 05, 2016 Details
Carolella sartana
Broad-patch Carolella Moth
April 15, 2016 Stuart Marcus Texas, Liberty County, United States July 05, 2016 Details
Catocala ilia
Ilia Underwing
April 19, 2016 Anntaylor Newton County, Arkansas, United States July 05, 2016 Details
Malacosoma disstria
Forest Tent Caterpillar Moth
April 08, 2016 mskkl1000@gmail.com Harris County, Texas, United States July 05, 2016 Details
Xanthopastis regnatrix
Spanish Moth
April 04, 2012 PhotoTime Texas, Panola County, United States July 05, 2016 Details
Malacosoma disstria
Forest Tent Caterpillar Moth
April 09, 2016 CarawayElementary Texas, Travis County, United States July 05, 2016 Details
Atalopedes campestris
Sachem
June 06, 2016 Sue Orlowski Botetourt County, Virginia, United States July 05, 2016 Details
Haimbachia placidella June 17, 2016 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States July 05, 2016 Details
Spilosoma congrua
Agreeable Tiger Moth
June 17, 2016 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States July 05, 2016 Details
Panopoda carneicosta
Brown Panopoda
June 17, 2016 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States July 05, 2016 Details
Elophila gyralis June 17, 2016 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States July 05, 2016 Details
Patalene olyzonaria
Juniper Geometer
June 17, 2016 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States July 05, 2016 Details
Spargaloma sexpunctata
Six-spotted Gray Moth
June 18, 2016 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States July 05, 2016 Details
Platynota idaeusalis
Tufted Apple-Bud Moth
June 02, 2016 ozcomomoths Ozark County, Missouri, United States July 05, 2016 Details
Glaphyria fulminalis
Black-patched Glaphyria Moth
June 22, 2016 Stott Noble Jefferson County, Alabama, United States July 05, 2016 Details
Spragueia apicalis
Yellow Spragueia
June 19, 2016 Jon Rapp Boone County, Missouri, United States July 05, 2016 Details
Tebenna gnaphaliella
Everlasting Tebenna Moth
June 24, 2016 ozcomomoths Ozark County, Missouri, United States July 05, 2016 Details
Metzneria lappella
Burdock Seedhead Moth
June 24, 2016 ozcomomoths Ozark County, Missouri, United States July 05, 2016 Details
Lacosoma chiridota
Scalloped Sack-bearer
June 23, 2016 ozcomomoths Ozark County, Missouri, United States July 05, 2016 Details
Pieris rapae
Cabbage White
June 25, 2016 Gilbert_28 Franklin County, Massachusetts, United States July 05, 2016 Details
Poanes viator
Broad-winged Skipper
June 24, 2016 Shirley Devan New Kent County, Virginia, United States July 05, 2016 Details
Megisto cymela
Little Wood-Satyr
May 27, 2016 EeyoreWG Fairfield County, Connecticut, United States July 05, 2016 Details
Lycaena hyllus
Bronze Copper
June 28, 2016 cblazo Franklin County, Pennsylvania, United States July 05, 2016 Details
Chlosyne nycteis
Silvery Checkerspot
June 14, 2016 digginflowers Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States July 05, 2016 Details
Enodia anthedon
Northern Pearly-eye
June 30, 2016 monikawood Tioga County, Pennsylvania, United States July 05, 2016 Details
Pieris rapae
Cabbage White
June 30, 2016 monikawood Tioga County, Pennsylvania, United States July 05, 2016 Details
Polygonia comma
Eastern Comma
June 30, 2016 monikawood Tioga County, Pennsylvania, United States July 05, 2016 Details
Pompeius verna
Little Glassywing
June 30, 2016 Bob Bouman Northampton County, Pennsylvania, United States July 05, 2016 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
July 01, 2016 joep01 Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States July 05, 2016 Details
Speyeria cybele
Great Spangled Fritillary
July 01, 2016 hmclin York County, Pennsylvania, United States July 05, 2016 Details
Speyeria cybele
Great Spangled Fritillary
July 01, 2016 gerryanimator Beaver County, Pennsylvania, United States July 05, 2016 Details
Pompeius verna
Little Glassywing
July 01, 2016 gerryanimator Beaver County, Pennsylvania, United States July 05, 2016 Details
Epargyreus clarus
Silver-spotted Skipper
July 01, 2016 joep01 Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States July 05, 2016 Details
Satyrium calanus
Banded Hairstreak
July 01, 2016 gerryanimator Beaver County, Pennsylvania, United States July 05, 2016 Details
Noctua pronuba
European Yellow Underwing
July 01, 2016 rrennie British Columbia, Canada July 05, 2016 Details
Pieris rapae
Cabbage White
July 01, 2016 hmclin York County, Pennsylvania, United States July 05, 2016 Details
Smerinthus cerisyi
One-eyed sphinx
July 01, 2016 LORI NELSEN Lewis County, Washington, United States July 05, 2016 Details
Polygonia interrogationis
Question Mark
July 01, 2016 kkuecker26 Cape Girardeau County, Missouri, United States July 05, 2016 Details
Pyrausta insignitalis
Dark-banded Pyrausta
June 24, 2016 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States July 05, 2016 Details
Hesperia sassacus
Indian Skipper
June 07, 2016 sharin Clarion County, Pennsylvania, United States July 05, 2016 Details
Celypha cespitana July 01, 2016 pbedell Chesterfield County, Virginia, United States July 05, 2016 Details
Ilexia intractata July 02, 2016 John LeBlanc Henrico County, Virginia, United States July 05, 2016 Details
Ilexia intractata July 02, 2016 John LeBlanc Henrico County, Virginia, United States July 05, 2016 Details
Ilexia intractata July 02, 2016 John LeBlanc Henrico County, Virginia, United States July 05, 2016 Details
Ilexia intractata July 02, 2016 John LeBlanc Henrico County, Virginia, United States July 05, 2016 Details
Ilexia intractata July 02, 2016 John LeBlanc Henrico County, Virginia, United States July 05, 2016 Details
Epargyreus clarus
Silver-spotted Skipper
June 22, 2016 Sue Orlowski Spokane County, Washington, United States July 05, 2016 Details
Callophrys spinetorum
Thicket Hairstreak
June 22, 2016 Sue Orlowski Spokane County, Washington, United States July 05, 2016 Details
Strymon melinus
Gray Hairstreak
June 22, 2016 Sue Orlowski Spokane County, Washington, United States July 05, 2016 Details
Vanessa atalanta
Red Admiral
June 22, 2016 Sue Orlowski Spokane County, Washington, United States July 05, 2016 Details
Limenitis lorquini
Lorquin's Admiral
June 22, 2016 Sue Orlowski Spokane County, Washington, United States July 05, 2016 Details
Parnassius clodius
Clodius Parnassian
June 29, 2016 Sue Orlowski Spokane County, Washington, United States July 05, 2016 Details
Condylolomia participalis June 28, 2016 franpope Garrett County, Maryland, United States July 05, 2016 Details
Charadra deridens
The Laugher
June 28, 2016 franpope Garrett County, Maryland, United States July 05, 2016 Details
Boloria epithore
Pacific Fritillary
June 29, 2016 Sue Orlowski Spokane County, Washington, United States July 05, 2016 Details
Erebia epipsodea
Common Alpine
June 29, 2016 Sue Orlowski Spokane County, Washington, United States July 05, 2016 Details
Malacosoma californicum
Western Tent Caterpillar Moth
June 29, 2016 Sue Orlowski Spokane County, Washington, United States July 05, 2016 Details
Adela septentrionella June 29, 2016 Sue Orlowski Spokane County, Washington, United States July 05, 2016 Details
Pococera maritimalis July 02, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States July 05, 2016 Details
Sparganothis reticulatana
Reticulated Fruitworm Moth
July 02, 2016 K. S. Veitch Laurel County, Kentucky, United States July 05, 2016 Details
Artace cribraria
Dot-lined White
July 02, 2016 K. S. Veitch Laurel County, Kentucky, United States July 05, 2016 Details
Idia lubricalis
Glossy Black Idia Moth
July 02, 2016 Allen Belden Richmond City County, Virginia, United States July 05, 2016 Details
Parasa chloris
Smaller Parasa
July 02, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States July 05, 2016 Details
Condylolomia participalis July 02, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States July 05, 2016 Details
Hypercompe scribonia
Great Leopard Moth
July 02, 2016 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States July 05, 2016 Details
Papilio troilus
Spicebush Swallowtail
June 25, 2016 L_in_Somerville Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States July 05, 2016 Details
Psilocorsis quercicella
Oak Leaftier Moth
July 02, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States July 05, 2016 Details
Sphinx vashti
Vashti sphinx
May 17, 2016 pomarinejaeger Toole County, Montana, United States July 05, 2016 Details
Autographa californica June 20, 2016 pomarinejaeger Toole County, Montana, United States July 05, 2016 Details
Smerinthus cerisyi
One-eyed sphinx
July 03, 2016 bobscafe British Columbia, Canada July 05, 2016 Details
Limenitis lorquini
Lorquin's Admiral
July 03, 2016 Wscott Snohomish County, Washington, United States July 05, 2016 Details
Limenitis lorquini
Lorquin's Admiral
July 03, 2016 Wscott Snohomish County, Washington, United States July 05, 2016 Details
Limenitis lorquini
Lorquin's Admiral
July 03, 2016 Varn Jefferson County, Washington, United States July 05, 2016 Details
Papilio eurymedon
Pale Swallowtail
July 02, 2016 altairpilot Kittitas County, Washington, United States July 05, 2016 Details
Papilio eurymedon
Pale Swallowtail
July 02, 2016 altairpilot Kittitas County, Washington, United States July 05, 2016 Details
Parachma ochracealis July 03, 2016 Allen Belden Richmond City County, Virginia, United States July 05, 2016 Details
Eubaphe mendica
The Beggar
July 03, 2016 Stott Noble Jefferson County, Alabama, United States July 05, 2016 Details
Vanessa atalanta
Red Admiral
July 04, 2016 budjoe Bucks County, Pennsylvania, United States July 05, 2016 Details
Zerene cesonia
Southern Dogface
June 25, 2016 Bonnie Morrison Howard County, Texas, United States July 05, 2016 Details
Anaea andria
Goatweed Leafwing
July 04, 2016 Jonathan Clark Catahoula Parish, Louisiana, United States July 05, 2016 Details
Limenitis archippus
Viceroy
July 04, 2016 Jonathan Clark Catahoula Parish, Louisiana, United States July 05, 2016 Details
Amphion floridensis
Nessus sphinx
June 12, 2016 Quaker state mothing Chester County, Pennsylvania, United States July 05, 2016 Details
Halysidota harrisii
Sycamore Tussock Moth
July 04, 2016 Mwellies Lehigh County, Pennsylvania, United States July 05, 2016 Details
Alypia octomaculata
Eight-spotted Forester
May 06, 2016 gunhilda Payne County, Oklahoma, United States July 05, 2016 Details
Sicya macularia
Sharp-lined Yellow
July 03, 2016 monikawood Steuben County, New York, United States July 05, 2016 Details
Papilio cresphontes
Giant Swallowtail
May 31, 2016 holla for the environment Ontario, Canada July 05, 2016 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
June 06, 2016 holla for the environment Ontario, Canada July 05, 2016 Details
Papilio polyxenes
Black Swallowtail
June 01, 2016 holla for the environment Ontario, Canada July 05, 2016 Details
Papilio cresphontes
Giant Swallowtail
May 25, 2016 holla for the environment Ontario, Canada July 05, 2016 Details
Dryocampa rubicunda
Rosy maple moth
June 27, 2016 Mrstsjones Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania, United States July 05, 2016 Details
Phyciodes tharos
Pearl Crescent
May 06, 2016 holla for the environment Ontario, Canada July 05, 2016 Details
Vanessa atalanta
Red Admiral
May 26, 2016 holla for the environment Ontario, Canada July 05, 2016 Details
Ancyloxypha numitor
Least Skipper
June 28, 2016 holla for the environment Ontario, Canada July 05, 2016 Details
Pyrausta rubricalis July 04, 2016 frogbandit Snohomish County, Washington, United States July 05, 2016 Details
Idia americalis
American Idia Moth
July 04, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada July 05, 2016 Details
Zanclognatha lituralis
Lettered Zanclognatha
July 03, 2016 curtis.lehman
(John Fedak)
McKean County, Pennsylvania, United States July 05, 2016 Details
Eurrhypara hortulata
Small Magpie
July 03, 2016 curtis.lehman
(John Fedak)
McKean County, Pennsylvania, United States July 05, 2016 Details
Acronicta modica
Medium Dagger Moth
July 04, 2016 Stott Noble Jefferson County, Alabama, United States July 05, 2016 Details