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
Phyciodes mylitta
Mylitta Crescent
September 20, 2013 imthinkingoutloud Canyon County, Idaho, United States March 10, 2015 Details
Antiblemma concinnula October 06, 2013 Peter Homann Leon County, Florida, United States March 10, 2015 Details
Zale declarans April 03, 2014 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States March 10, 2015 Details
Vanessa cardui
Painted Lady
May 07, 2014 carlysummer Adams County, Idaho, United States March 10, 2015 Details
Wallengrenia otho
Southern Broken-Dash
May 16, 2014 xashleyjanelle Polk County, Florida, United States March 10, 2015 Details
Pontia occidentalis
Western White
June 01, 2014 carlysummer Adams County, Idaho, United States March 10, 2015 Details
Lycaena mariposa
Mariposa Copper
July 30, 2014 richtrebbien Valley County, Idaho, United States March 10, 2015 Details
Hyalophora euryalus
Ceanothus silkmoth
August 01, 2014 kevin.idaho Bonner County, Idaho, United States March 10, 2015 Details
Vanessa cardui
Painted Lady
August 22, 2014 bright Latah County, Idaho, United States March 10, 2015 Details
Idia immaculalis May 22, 2014 Stuart Marcus Texas, Liberty County, United States March 10, 2015 Details
Hypsopygia olinalis October 03, 2014 jeffmci9 Texas, Travis County, United States March 10, 2015 Details
Sphinx vashti
Vashti sphinx
June 04, 2014 cliffweisse Fremont County, Idaho, United States March 10, 2015 Details
Peridroma saucia
Variegated Cutworm Moth
July 19, 2014 falecore Richmond County, New York, United States March 10, 2015 Details
Euchromius californicalis
California Grass-veneer Moth
October 03, 2014 jeffmci9 Texas, Travis County, United States March 10, 2015 Details
Cissusa spadix
Black-Dotted Brown
March 07, 2015 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States March 10, 2015 Details
Strymon istapa
Mallow Scrub-Hairstreak
February 27, 2015 John P Gorey Maricopa County, Arizona, United States March 10, 2015 Details
Anacampsis coverdalella
Coverdale's Anacampsis Moth
March 08, 2015 JeanEvoy De Soto County, Florida, United States March 10, 2015 Details
Calephelis nemesis
Fatal Metalmark
March 09, 2015 MAKI Ventura County, California, United States March 10, 2015 Details
Euphydryas chalcedona
Chalcedon Checkerspot
March 09, 2015 MAKI Ventura County, California, United States March 10, 2015 Details
Chlosyne gabbii
Gabb's Checkerspot
March 09, 2015 MAKI Ventura County, California, United States March 10, 2015 Details
Smerinthus cerisyi
One-eyed sphinx
March 09, 2015 The_Battus_philenor Butte County, California, United States March 10, 2015 Details
Colias eurytheme
Orange Sulphur
March 09, 2015 Nancy Hamlett Los Angeles County, California, United States March 10, 2015 Details
Enchoria lacteata March 09, 2015 jim.odonater Clark County, Washington, United States March 10, 2015 Details
Erynnis funeralis
Funereal Duskywing
March 09, 2015 Nancy Hamlett Los Angeles County, California, United States March 10, 2015 Details
Elophila faulalis March 10, 2015 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States March 10, 2015 Details
Dryocampa rubicunda
Rosy maple moth
March 09, 2015 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States March 10, 2015 Details
Costaconvexa centrostrigaria
The Bent-line Carpet
March 10, 2015 whbauer Bexar County, Texas, United States March 10, 2015 Details
Parapediasia decorella March 09, 2015 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States March 10, 2015 Details
Speranza pustularia
Lesser Maple Spanworm Moth
August 02, 2008 Lula Field Essex County, New York, United States March 10, 2015 Details
Melanolophia canadaria
Canadian melanolophia
March 09, 2015 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States March 10, 2015 Details
Hypena palparia
Mottled Bomolocha Moth
March 09, 2015 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States March 10, 2015 Details
Oenobotys vinotinctalis
Wine-tinted Oenobotys
March 09, 2015 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States March 10, 2015 Details
Oxydia vesulia March 10, 2015 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States March 10, 2015 Details
Lophosis labeculata March 09, 2015 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States March 10, 2015 Details
Ledaea perditalis
Lost Owlet Moth
March 09, 2015 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States March 10, 2015 Details
Acrolophus mycetophagus
Frilly Grass Tubeworm Moth
March 10, 2015 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States March 10, 2015 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
March 06, 2015 NJimenez0086 Los Angeles County, California, United States March 10, 2015 Details
Macaria minorata
Minor Angle Moth
August 09, 2013 Lula Field Essex County, New York, United States March 10, 2015 Details
Macaria pinistrobata August 10, 2013 Lula Field Essex County, New York, United States March 10, 2015 Details
Protoboarmia porcelaria
Porcelain Gray
July 20, 2008 Lula Field Essex County, New York, United States March 10, 2015 Details
Hypagyrtis piniata
Pine Measuringworm Moth
July 20, 2008 Lula Field Essex County, New York, United States March 10, 2015 Details
Prochoerodes lineola
Large Maple Spanworm Moth
August 09, 2013 Lula Field Essex County, New York, United States March 10, 2015 Details
Dejongia lobidactylus July 12, 2010 Lula Field Essex County, New York, United States March 10, 2015 Details
Nathalis iole
Dainty Sulphur
March 10, 2015 MAKI Ventura County, California, United States March 10, 2015 Details
Pieris rapae
Cabbage White
March 10, 2015 MAKI Ventura County, California, United States March 10, 2015 Details
Calephelis nemesis
Fatal Metalmark
March 08, 2015 Doug Backlund Pima County, Arizona, United States March 10, 2015 Details
Agrotis venerabilis
Venerable Dart
November 08, 2014 jeffmci9 Texas, Travis County, United States March 10, 2015 Details
Palthis asopialis
Faint-spotted Palthis Moth
November 11, 2014 haczech Jackson County, Alabama, United States March 10, 2015 Details
Polygonia faunus
Green Comma
March 10, 2015 cowbug3 Humboldt County, California, United States March 10, 2015 Details
Manduca rustica
Rustic sphinx
August 17, 2009 haczech Jackson County, Alabama, United States March 10, 2015 Details
Eumorpha fasciatus
Banded sphinx
September 14, 2014 haczech Jackson County, Alabama, United States March 10, 2015 Details
Plebejus saepiolus
Greenish Blue
July 21, 2014 JulieArington Routt County, Colorado, United States March 11, 2015 Details
Lycaena editha
Edith's Copper
July 21, 2014 JulieArington Routt County, Colorado, United States March 11, 2015 Details
Speyeria aphrodite
Aphrodite Fritillary
August 07, 2014 davidelwonger@msn.com Teller County, Colorado, United States March 11, 2015 Details
Euptoieta claudia
Variegated Fritillary
July 20, 2014 EricOlson Boulder County, Colorado, United States March 11, 2015 Details
Oeneis chryxus
Chryxus Arctic
June 29, 2014 EricOlson Boulder County, Colorado, United States March 11, 2015 Details
Speyeria aphrodite
Aphrodite Fritillary
August 17, 2014 EricOlson Routt County, Colorado, United States March 11, 2015 Details
Lycaena hyllus
Bronze Copper
September 01, 2014 Luvnstuff Saskatchewan, Canada March 11, 2015 Details
Phyciodes pulchella
Field Crescent
September 14, 2014 Shelly1 Park County, Colorado, United States March 11, 2015 Details
Aglais milberti
Milbert's Tortoiseshell
August 21, 2014 roseanna Teller County, Colorado, United States March 11, 2015 Details
Papilio polyxenes
Black Swallowtail
September 20, 2014 Sfireblue Weld County, Colorado, United States March 11, 2015 Details
Papilio eurymedon
Pale Swallowtail
June 08, 2013 courtneymiller Boulder County, Colorado, United States March 11, 2015 Details
Vanessa cardui
Painted Lady
September 26, 2014 Dr. Dave El Paso County, Colorado, United States March 11, 2015 Details
Coryphista meadii
Barberry Geometer
July 19, 2014 falecore Richmond County, New York, United States March 11, 2015 Details
Xanthorhoe lacustrata
Toothed Brown Carpet
July 19, 2014 falecore Richmond County, New York, United States March 11, 2015 Details
Lymantria dispar
Gypsy Moth
July 19, 2014 falecore Richmond County, New York, United States March 11, 2015 Details
Epimecis hortaria
Tulip-Tree Beauty
July 19, 2014 falecore Richmond County, New York, United States March 11, 2015 Details
Polygonia gracilis
Hoary Comma
June 28, 2014 Tim Johnson Saguache County, Colorado, United States March 11, 2015 Details
Polygonia gracilis
Hoary Comma
September 26, 2009 Indy Entomologist San Juan County, Colorado, United States March 11, 2015 Details
Phaneta raracana August 07, 2014 stonehollow Wright County, Minnesota, United States March 11, 2015 Details
Dioryctria disclusa July 26, 2014 stonehollow Wright County, Minnesota, United States March 11, 2015 Details
Phaneta parmatana August 11, 2014 stonehollow Wright County, Minnesota, United States March 11, 2015 Details
Epiblema obfuscana June 06, 2014 stonehollow Wright County, Minnesota, United States March 11, 2015 Details
Ortholepis pasadamia
Striped Birch Pyralid Moth
July 01, 2014 stonehollow Wright County, Minnesota, United States March 11, 2015 Details
Sciota basilaris July 04, 2014 stonehollow Wright County, Minnesota, United States March 11, 2015 Details
Tlascala reductella July 16, 2014 stonehollow Wright County, Minnesota, United States March 11, 2015 Details
Metzneria lappella August 06, 2014 stonehollow Wright County, Minnesota, United States March 11, 2015 Details
Cochylis temerana May 17, 2014 stonehollow Wright County, Minnesota, United States March 11, 2015 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
August 09, 2014 monarchmn44 Nicollet County, Minnesota, United States March 11, 2015 Details
Meroptera pravella June 17, 2014 stonehollow Wright County, Minnesota, United States March 11, 2015 Details
Eurythmia angulella July 31, 2014 stonehollow Wright County, Minnesota, United States March 11, 2015 Details
Sciota celtidella July 09, 2014 stonehollow Wright County, Minnesota, United States March 11, 2015 Details
Papilio canadensis
Canadian Tiger Swallowtail
July 03, 2008 rbuist Manitoba, Canada March 11, 2015 Details
Donacaula melinellus July 15, 2014 stonehollow Wright County, Minnesota, United States March 11, 2015 Details
Catocala similis
Similar Underwing
July 19, 2014 stonehollow Wright County, Minnesota, United States March 11, 2015 Details
Iridopsis vellivolata
Large Purplish Gray
March 08, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States March 11, 2015 Details
Paleacrita vernata
Spring Cankerworm Moth
March 08, 2015 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States March 11, 2015 Details
Hypena scabra
Green Cloverworm Moth
March 09, 2015 John LeBlanc Chesterfield County, Virginia, United States March 11, 2015 Details
Hermeuptychia sosybius
Carolina Satyr
March 08, 2015 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States March 11, 2015 Details
Epargyreus clarus
Silver-spotted Skipper
March 08, 2015 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States March 11, 2015 Details
Vanessa atalanta
Red Admiral
March 09, 2015 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States March 11, 2015 Details
Hermeuptychia sosybius
Carolina Satyr
March 09, 2015 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States March 11, 2015 Details
Smerinthus cerisyi
One-eyed sphinx
March 04, 2015 ljbradley Lake County, California, United States March 11, 2015 Details
Ledaea perditalis
Lost Owlet Moth
March 08, 2015 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States March 11, 2015 Details
Apantesis phalerata
Harnessed Moth
March 08, 2015 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States March 11, 2015 Details
Hymenia perspectalis
Spotted Beet Webworm Moth
March 08, 2015 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States March 11, 2015 Details
Panopoda repanda
Orange Panopoda
March 10, 2015 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States March 11, 2015 Details
Darapsa myron
Virginia creeper sphinx
March 10, 2015 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States March 11, 2015 Details
Metarranthis homuraria March 10, 2015 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States March 11, 2015 Details
Actias luna
Luna moth
March 10, 2015 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States March 11, 2015 Details