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
Macaria granitata
Granite Moth
April 27, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States June 07, 2016 Details
Macaria granitata
Granite Moth
April 28, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States June 07, 2016 Details
Polites origenes
Crossline Skipper
August 23, 2015 yardbird Camden County, New Jersey, United States June 07, 2016 Details
Pieris rapae
Cabbage White
March 27, 2016 tom nolan Burlington County, New Jersey, United States June 07, 2016 Details
Callophrys henrici
Henry's Elfin
May 12, 2009 yardbird Cape May County, New Jersey, United States June 07, 2016 Details
Celastrina ladon
Spring Azure
April 14, 2016 yardbird Gloucester County, New Jersey, United States June 07, 2016 Details
Nymphalis antiopa
Mourning Cloak
April 16, 2016 purplechickadee Passaic County, New Jersey, United States June 07, 2016 Details
Glena cribrataria
Dotted Gray
April 19, 2016 johnmiller Bradley County, Tennessee, United States June 07, 2016 Details
Pieris rapae
Cabbage White
April 16, 2016 tom nolan Burlington County, New Jersey, United States June 07, 2016 Details
Epargyreus clarus
Silver-spotted Skipper
April 24, 2016 tom nolan Burlington County, New Jersey, United States June 07, 2016 Details
Anthocharis midea
Falcate Orangetip
April 24, 2016 tom nolan Burlington County, New Jersey, United States June 07, 2016 Details
Cupido comyntas
Eastern Tailed-Blue
April 24, 2016 tom nolan Burlington County, New Jersey, United States June 07, 2016 Details
Strymon melinus
Gray Hairstreak
May 21, 2011 yardbird Cumberland County, New Jersey, United States June 07, 2016 Details
Euchlaena obtusaria
Obtuse Euchlaena
April 29, 2016 johnmiller Bradley County, Tennessee, United States June 07, 2016 Details
Cisthene packardii
Packard's Lichen Moth
April 29, 2016 johnmiller Bradley County, Tennessee, United States June 07, 2016 Details
Hyperstrotia villificans
White-lined Graylet
April 29, 2016 johnmiller Bradley County, Tennessee, United States June 07, 2016 Details
Hesperia metea
Cobweb Skipper
May 02, 2016 yardbird Cape May County, New Jersey, United States June 07, 2016 Details
Rheumaptera prunivorata
Ferguson's Scallop Shell
May 24, 2016 johnmiller Bradley County, Tennessee, United States June 07, 2016 Details
Heliomata cycladata
Common Spring Moth
May 25, 2016 Doug Bruce Anderson County, Tennessee, United States June 07, 2016 Details
Eustixia pupula May 25, 2016 Doug Bruce Anderson County, Tennessee, United States June 07, 2016 Details
Plusiodonta compressipalpis
Moonseed Moth
May 25, 2016 Doug Bruce Anderson County, Tennessee, United States June 07, 2016 Details
Horisme intestinata
Brown Bark Carpet
May 26, 2016 Doug Bruce Anderson County, Tennessee, United States June 07, 2016 Details
Urola nivalis May 26, 2016 Doug Bruce Anderson County, Tennessee, United States June 07, 2016 Details
Hypsoropha hormos May 26, 2016 Doug Bruce Anderson County, Tennessee, United States June 07, 2016 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
May 28, 2016 tom nolan Burlington County, New Jersey, United States June 07, 2016 Details
Cupido comyntas
Eastern Tailed-Blue
May 28, 2016 tom nolan Burlington County, New Jersey, United States June 07, 2016 Details
Speranza pustularia
Lesser Maple Spanworm Moth
June 03, 2016 Doug Bruce Anderson County, Tennessee, United States June 07, 2016 Details
Yponomeuta multipunctella
American Ermine Moth
June 03, 2016 Doug Bruce Anderson County, Tennessee, United States June 07, 2016 Details
Protoboarmia porcelaria
Porcelain Gray
June 04, 2016 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States June 07, 2016 Details
Costaconvexa centrostrigaria
The Bent-line Carpet
June 01, 2016 Tommie Rogers Marion County, Tennessee, United States June 07, 2016 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
June 06, 2016 Chet Gottfried Centre County, Pennsylvania, United States June 07, 2016 Details
Chytolita morbidalis
Morbid Owlet Moth
June 06, 2016 aamuir Suffolk County, New York, United States June 07, 2016 Details
Catocala vidua
The Widow
October 02, 2014 aamuir Suffolk County, New York, United States June 07, 2016 Details
Limenitis lorquini
Lorquin's Admiral
June 06, 2016 gbthompson Klickitat County, Washington, United States June 07, 2016 Details
Papilio eurymedon
Pale Swallowtail
June 06, 2016 gbthompson Klickitat County, Washington, United States June 07, 2016 Details
Callophrys gryneus
Juniper Hairstreak
June 03, 2016 Chris Carvalho Skamania County, Washington, United States June 07, 2016 Details
Wallengrenia egeremet
Northern Broken-Dash
June 06, 2016 cblazo Franklin County, Pennsylvania, United States June 07, 2016 Details
Celastrina neglectamajor
Appalachian Azure
June 06, 2016 cblazo Franklin County, Pennsylvania, United States June 07, 2016 Details
Celastrina neglectamajor
Appalachian Azure
June 06, 2016 cblazo Franklin County, Pennsylvania, United States June 07, 2016 Details
Lophocampa maculata
Spotted Tussock Moth or Yellow-Spotted Tiger Moth
June 05, 2016 skywatcher British Columbia, Canada June 07, 2016 Details
Biston betularia
Pepper and Salt Geometer
June 04, 2016 skywatcher British Columbia, Canada June 07, 2016 Details
Pasiphila rectangulata
Green Pug
June 03, 2016 skywatcher British Columbia, Canada June 07, 2016 Details
Eurrhypara hortulata
Small Magpie
June 01, 2016 skywatcher British Columbia, Canada June 07, 2016 Details
Hemithea aestivaria
Common Emerald
June 04, 2016 skywatcher British Columbia, Canada June 07, 2016 Details
Papilio troilus
Spicebush Swallowtail
June 06, 2016 Chet Gottfried Centre County, Pennsylvania, United States June 07, 2016 Details
Coenonympha tullia
Common Ringlet
June 06, 2016 Chet Gottfried Centre County, Pennsylvania, United States June 07, 2016 Details
Mythimna unipuncta
Armyworm Moth
October 02, 2014 devjohnstone Nova Scotia, Canada June 07, 2016 Details
Mythimna oxygala June 06, 2016 devjohnstone Nova Scotia, Canada June 07, 2016 Details
Nomophila nearctica
Lucerne Moth
October 07, 2014 devjohnstone Nova Scotia, Canada June 07, 2016 Details
Hyalophora cecropia
Cecropia silkmoth
May 27, 2016 sohojinks Monroe County, New York, United States June 07, 2016 Details
Hypercompe scribonia
Great Leopard Moth
June 06, 2016 Aleasha Carrier Jefferson County, Kentucky, United States June 07, 2016 Details
Hypena abalienalis
White-Lined Bomolocha Moth
June 01, 2016 Aleasha Carrier Jefferson County, Kentucky, United States June 07, 2016 Details
Malacosoma americanum
Eastern Tent Caterpillar Moth
June 01, 2016 Aleasha Carrier Jefferson County, Kentucky, United States June 07, 2016 Details
Spilosoma virginica
Virginian Tiger Moth or Yellow Woolybear Moth
June 06, 2016 Aleasha Carrier Jefferson County, Kentucky, United States June 07, 2016 Details
Coleophora sp.
Unidentified Coleophora sp.
June 01, 2016 TCat7187 Cecil County, Maryland, United States June 07, 2016 Details
Coleophora sp.
Unidentified Coleophora sp.
June 06, 2016 Dave Webb Harford County, Maryland, United States June 07, 2016 Details
Argyrotaenia alisellana June 06, 2016 Dave Webb Harford County, Maryland, United States June 07, 2016 Details
Allagrapha aerea
Unspotted Looper Moth
June 07, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada June 07, 2016 Details
Aphomia sociella
Bee Moth
June 07, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada June 07, 2016 Details
Actias luna
Luna moth
June 07, 2016 Kpsc1030 Kane County, Illinois, United States June 07, 2016 Details
Vanessa atalanta
Red Admiral
June 06, 2016 WizOfWoz Suffolk County, New York, United States June 07, 2016 Details
Petrophila canadensis
Canadian Petrophila
June 06, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada June 07, 2016 Details
Erynnis juvenalis
Juvenal's Duskywing
June 06, 2016 rocksnstars Oxford County, Maine, United States June 07, 2016 Details
Callosamia promethea
Promethea silkmoth
June 07, 2016 jollygoodyellow Ontario, Canada June 07, 2016 Details
Antheraea polyphemus
Polyphemus moth
May 26, 2016 Jason Michael lilly Allen County, Indiana, United States June 07, 2016 Details
Decantha boreasella June 02, 2016 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States June 07, 2016 Details
Diploschizia impigritella
Yellow Nutsedge Moth
June 02, 2016 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States June 07, 2016 Details
Pangrapta decoralis
Decorated Owlet
June 02, 2016 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States June 07, 2016 Details
Darapsa myron
Virginia creeper sphinx
May 29, 2016 Elizabeth Wolfe Hamilton County, Tennessee, United States June 07, 2016 Details
Udea rubigalis
Celery Leaftier Moth
June 06, 2016 Elizabeth Wolfe Hamilton County, Tennessee, United States June 07, 2016 Details
Rheumaptera prunivorata
Ferguson's Scallop Shell
April 05, 2016 Elizabeth Wolfe Hamilton County, Tennessee, United States June 07, 2016 Details
Eulithis sp. May 20, 2016 Elizabeth Wolfe Hamilton County, Tennessee, United States June 07, 2016 Details
Thorybes bathyllus
Southern Cloudywing
June 07, 2016 kstock Macomb County, Michigan, United States June 07, 2016 Details
Tetracis cachexiata
White Slant-line
June 07, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada June 07, 2016 Details
Semioscopis packardella May 23, 2016 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada June 07, 2016 Details
Acleris nivisellana
Snowy-shouldered Acleris Moth
May 23, 2016 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada June 07, 2016 Details
Phaneta umbrastriana May 23, 2016 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada June 07, 2016 Details
Phaneta radiatana May 23, 2016 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada June 07, 2016 Details
Ctenucha virginica
Virginia Ctenucha
June 07, 2016 ArkansasAurora77 Will County, Illinois, United States June 07, 2016 Details
Antheraea polyphemus
Polyphemus moth
June 07, 2016 themod444 Ontario, Canada June 07, 2016 Details
Satyrium calanus
Banded Hairstreak
June 06, 2016 painted lady Benton County, Arkansas, United States June 07, 2016 Details
Actias luna
Luna moth
May 28, 2016 Sue Orlowski Botetourt County, Virginia, United States June 07, 2016 Details
Speyeria cybele
Great Spangled Fritillary
June 05, 2016 Mapper Johnson County, Illinois, United States June 07, 2016 Details
Ctenucha virginica
Virginia Ctenucha
June 07, 2016 Snipajackel Lake County, Ohio, United States June 07, 2016 Details
Vanessa virginiensis
American Lady
June 06, 2016 ralphminer Cook County, Illinois, United States June 07, 2016 Details
Zanclognatha pedipilalis
Grayish Zanclognatha Moth
June 07, 2016 Paul Tavares Ontario, Canada June 07, 2016 Details
Actias luna
Luna moth
June 07, 2016 Babyaligators Essex County, Massachusetts, United States June 07, 2016 Details
Caenurgina erechtea
Forage Looper Moth
June 07, 2016 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States June 07, 2016 Details
Caenurgia chloropha
Vetch Looper Moth
June 07, 2016 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States June 07, 2016 Details
Aetole tripunctella June 02, 2016 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States June 07, 2016 Details
Vanessa virginiensis
American Lady
June 02, 2016 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States June 07, 2016 Details
Papilio polyxenes
Black Swallowtail
June 07, 2016 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States June 07, 2016 Details
Wallengrenia egeremet
Northern Broken-Dash
June 02, 2016 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States June 07, 2016 Details
Wallengrenia otho
Southern Broken-Dash
June 04, 2016 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States June 07, 2016 Details
Junonia coenia
Common Buckeye
June 02, 2016 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States June 07, 2016 Details
Epargyreus clarus
Silver-spotted Skipper
June 02, 2016 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States June 07, 2016 Details
Satyrium titus
Coral Hairstreak
June 04, 2016 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States June 07, 2016 Details
Polites origenes
Crossline Skipper
June 04, 2016 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States June 07, 2016 Details
Nathalis iole
Dainty Sulphur
June 02, 2016 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States June 07, 2016 Details
Hypercompe scribonia
Great Leopard Moth
June 07, 2016 ddodd
(Chris Segatti)
Marshall County, Alabama, United States June 07, 2016 Details