Recently Verified Sightings

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Species Observation Date Submitter Location Verified Datesort icon
Poanes zabulon
Zabulon Skipper
August 23, 2014 Carol Thornton-Anderson Orange County, Indiana, United States April 07, 2015 Details
Hyalophora cecropia
Cecropia silkmoth
September 22, 2014 2430 Flutter Allen County, Indiana, United States April 07, 2015 Details
Chlosyne nycteis
Silvery Checkerspot
July 09, 1979 Indy Entomologist Pulaski County, Indiana, United States April 07, 2015 Details
Libytheana carinenta
American Snout
August 24, 1979 Indy Entomologist Carroll County, Indiana, United States April 07, 2015 Details
Satyrium liparops
Striped Hairstreak
June 30, 1979 Indy Entomologist White County, Indiana, United States April 07, 2015 Details
Cupido comyntas
Eastern Tailed-Blue
June 24, 1979 Indy Entomologist Carroll County, Indiana, United States April 07, 2015 Details
Lycia ypsilon
Wooly Gray
March 29, 2015 Jon Rapp Boone County, Missouri, United States April 07, 2015 Details
Psaphida resumens
Figure-Eight Sallow
March 22, 2015 lfelliott Boone County, Missouri, United States April 07, 2015 Details
Eupithecia columbiata April 02, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States April 07, 2015 Details
Orthosia rubescens
Ruby Quaker
April 02, 2015 lfelliott Boone County, Missouri, United States April 07, 2015 Details
Eupithecia columbiata April 03, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States April 07, 2015 Details
Zale lunata
Lunate Zale
April 03, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States April 07, 2015 Details
Polygonia progne
Gray Comma
April 04, 2015 hiker96 Platte County, Missouri, United States April 07, 2015 Details
Eurytides marcellus
Zebra Swallowtail
April 04, 2015 hiker96 Platte County, Missouri, United States April 07, 2015 Details
Acleris nivisellana
Snowy-shouldered Acleris Moth
April 04, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States April 07, 2015 Details
Agonopterix pulvipennella April 05, 2015 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States April 07, 2015 Details
Acleris chalybeana April 05, 2015 Carol Thornton-Anderson Orange County, Indiana, United States April 07, 2015 Details
Pyrgus oileus
Tropical Checkered-Skipper
March 27, 2015 Robalero Hidalgo County, Texas, United States April 07, 2015 Details
Erynnis propertius
Propertius Duskywing
April 06, 2015 Mike Witkowski Sonoma County, California, United States April 07, 2015 Details
Agonopterix argillacea April 02, 2015 Jon Rapp Boone County, Missouri, United States April 07, 2015 Details
Lambdina pellucidaria
Yellow-headed Looper
April 05, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States April 07, 2015 Details
Cladara atroliturata
The Scribbler
April 05, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States April 07, 2015 Details
Lomographa glomeraria
Gray Spring Moth
April 06, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States April 07, 2015 Details
Lasaia sula
Blue Metalmark
March 31, 2015 Robalero Cameron County, Texas, United States April 07, 2015 Details
Agonopterix pulvipennella April 06, 2015 Carol Thornton-Anderson Orange County, Indiana, United States April 07, 2015 Details
Eutrapela clemataria
Curved-Toothed Geometer
April 06, 2015 Carol Thornton-Anderson Orange County, Indiana, United States April 07, 2015 Details
Hypena scabra
Green Cloverworm Moth
April 06, 2015 strixv Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States April 07, 2015 Details
Achatia distincta
Distinct Quaker
April 06, 2015 strixv Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States April 07, 2015 Details
Orthosia rubescens
Ruby Quaker
April 06, 2015 strixv Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States April 07, 2015 Details
Catocala minuta
Little Underwing
March 25, 2015 jim.odonater Sarasota County, Florida, United States April 07, 2015 Details
Desmia deploralis
Deploring Desmia Moth
March 25, 2015 jim.odonater Sarasota County, Florida, United States April 07, 2015 Details
Hyles lineata
White-lined Sphinx
April 06, 2015 kandyskimbley Santa Barbara County, California, United States April 07, 2015 Details
Iridopsis defectaria
Brown-shaded Gray
March 21, 2015 Happyhealy Hart County, Kentucky, United States April 07, 2015 Details
Semioscopis megamicrella March 21, 2015 Happyhealy Hart County, Kentucky, United States April 07, 2015 Details
Lithophane baileyi
Bailey's Pinion
March 22, 2015 Happyhealy Hart County, Kentucky, United States April 07, 2015 Details
Agraulis vanillae
Gulf Fritillary
January 19, 2015 joliaasen San Luis Obispo County, California, United States April 07, 2015 Details
Seirarctia echo
Echo Moth
April 05, 2015 Susan Joyce Marion County, Florida, United States April 07, 2015 Details
Chlosyne gabbii
Gabb's Checkerspot
April 06, 2015 Robert Gorman Riverside County, California, United States April 07, 2015 Details
Aellopos tantalus
Tantalus sphinx
April 07, 2015 tjabour Palm Beach County, Florida, United States April 07, 2015 Details
Synanthedon exitiosa
Peachtree Borer Moth
April 07, 2015 Roy Morris Polk County, Florida, United States April 07, 2015 Details
Cerastis salicarum April 07, 2015 curtis.lehman
(Stephen Kloiber)
Northampton County, Pennsylvania, United States April 07, 2015 Details
Spilosoma congrua
Agreeable Tiger Moth
April 06, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States April 07, 2015 Details
Eupithecia columbiata April 06, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States April 07, 2015 Details
Iridopsis larvaria
Bent-Lined Gray
April 06, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States April 07, 2015 Details
Vanessa atalanta
Red Admiral
April 07, 2015 redandsilverfox Fort Bend County, Texas, United States April 07, 2015 Details
Agonopterix pulvipennella April 02, 2015 Latenight Blair County, Pennsylvania, United States April 07, 2015 Details
Colocasia propinquilinea
Closebanded Yellowhorn Moth
April 06, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States April 07, 2015 Details
Orthosia hibisci
Speckled Green Fruitworm Moth
April 06, 2015 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States April 07, 2015 Details
Cerastis tenebrifera
Reddish Speckled Dart
April 06, 2015 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States April 07, 2015 Details
Eupithecia columbiata April 06, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States April 07, 2015 Details
Melanolophia canadaria
Canadian melanolophia
April 06, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States April 07, 2015 Details
Morrisonia evicta
Bicolored Woodgrain
April 06, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States April 07, 2015 Details
Acleris flavivittana
Masked Leafroller
April 06, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States April 07, 2015 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
April 07, 2015 redandsilverfox Fort Bend County, Texas, United States April 07, 2015 Details
Actias luna
Luna moth
April 07, 2015 Solan Craighead County, Arkansas, United States April 07, 2015 Details
Hyles lineata
White-lined Sphinx
February 20, 2015 forsbejp Los Angeles County, California, United States April 07, 2015 Details
Phyciodes tharos
Pearl Crescent
August 10, 2014 Carol Thornton-Anderson Vigo County, Indiana, United States April 08, 2015 Details
Phyciodes tharos
Pearl Crescent
August 25, 2014 Carol Thornton-Anderson Washington County, Indiana, United States April 08, 2015 Details
Hylephila phyleus
Fiery Skipper
September 01, 2014 Carol Thornton-Anderson Orange County, Indiana, United States April 08, 2015 Details
Vanessa cardui
Painted Lady
September 17, 2014 Carol Thornton-Anderson Orange County, Indiana, United States April 08, 2015 Details
Asterocampa clyton
Tawny Emperor
July 15, 1979 Indy Entomologist Marshall County, Indiana, United States April 08, 2015 Details
Phyciodes tharos
Pearl Crescent
August 23, 1986 Indy Entomologist White County, Indiana, United States April 08, 2015 Details
Lithophane bethunei
Bethune's Pinion
April 03, 2015 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States April 08, 2015 Details
Scotogramma ptilodonta March 28, 2015 coreyk Clark County, Nevada, United States April 08, 2015 Details
Pero modestus March 28, 2015 coreyk Clark County, Nevada, United States April 08, 2015 Details
Pero modestus March 28, 2015 coreyk Clark County, Nevada, United States April 08, 2015 Details
Acrolepiopsis heppneri April 02, 2015 Jon Rapp Boone County, Missouri, United States April 08, 2015 Details
Pontia protodice
Checkered White
March 25, 2015 Bixia Maricopa County, Arizona, United States April 08, 2015 Details
Danaus gilippus
Queen
March 25, 2015 Bixia Maricopa County, Arizona, United States April 08, 2015 Details
Vanessa atalanta
Red Admiral
March 25, 2015 Bixia Maricopa County, Arizona, United States April 08, 2015 Details
Abaeis nicippe
Sleepy Orange
March 25, 2015 Bixia Maricopa County, Arizona, United States April 08, 2015 Details
Papilio cresphontes
Giant Swallowtail
March 26, 2015 Bixia Maricopa County, Arizona, United States April 08, 2015 Details
Speyeria cybele
Great Spangled Fritillary
July 15, 2014 GinaGina Dutchess County, New York, United States April 08, 2015 Details
Papaipema baptisiae October 03, 2014 franpope Garrett County, Maryland, United States April 08, 2015 Details
Phoberia atomaris
Common Oak Moth
March 23, 2015 Happyhealy Hart County, Kentucky, United States April 08, 2015 Details
Phoberia atomaris
Common Oak Moth
March 23, 2015 Happyhealy Hart County, Kentucky, United States April 08, 2015 Details
Pseudexentera spoliana
Bare-patched Oak Leafroller
March 24, 2015 Happyhealy Hart County, Kentucky, United States April 08, 2015 Details
Argyrotaenia velutinana
Red Banded Leafroller Moth
March 24, 2015 Happyhealy Hart County, Kentucky, United States April 08, 2015 Details
Orthosia garmani
Garman's Quaker
March 25, 2015 Happyhealy Hart County, Kentucky, United States April 08, 2015 Details
Palpita aenescentalis March 25, 2015 Happyhealy Hart County, Kentucky, United States April 08, 2015 Details
Tornos scolopacinarius March 25, 2015 Happyhealy Hart County, Kentucky, United States April 08, 2015 Details
Agonopterix pulvipennella March 25, 2015 Happyhealy Hart County, Kentucky, United States April 08, 2015 Details
Caenurgina crassiuscula
Clover Looper Moth
March 25, 2015 Happyhealy Hart County, Kentucky, United States April 08, 2015 Details
Anticlea vasiliata
Variable Carpet
March 25, 2015 Happyhealy Hart County, Kentucky, United States April 08, 2015 Details
Iridopsis defectaria
Brown-shaded Gray
March 25, 2015 Happyhealy Hart County, Kentucky, United States April 08, 2015 Details
Galgula partita
The Wedgling
March 25, 2015 Happyhealy Hart County, Kentucky, United States April 08, 2015 Details
Proteoteras aesculana March 26, 2015 Happyhealy Hart County, Kentucky, United States April 08, 2015 Details
Phigalia titea
Spiny Looper
March 26, 2015 Happyhealy Hart County, Kentucky, United States April 08, 2015 Details
Semioscopis megamicrella March 26, 2015 Happyhealy Hart County, Kentucky, United States April 08, 2015 Details
Palpita aenescentalis March 26, 2015 Happyhealy Hart County, Kentucky, United States April 08, 2015 Details
Palpita aenescentalis March 26, 2015 Happyhealy Hart County, Kentucky, United States April 08, 2015 Details
Eupithecia herefordaria March 26, 2015 Happyhealy Hart County, Kentucky, United States April 08, 2015 Details
Psaphida rolandi
Roland's Sallow
March 29, 2015 Happyhealy Hart County, Kentucky, United States April 08, 2015 Details
Pseudexentera sepia March 30, 2015 Happyhealy Hart County, Kentucky, United States April 08, 2015 Details
Acleris robinsoniana March 30, 2015 Happyhealy Hart County, Kentucky, United States April 08, 2015 Details
Eupithecia matheri March 30, 2015 Happyhealy Hart County, Kentucky, United States April 08, 2015 Details
Paleacrita vernata
Spring Cankerworm Moth
March 30, 2015 Happyhealy Hart County, Kentucky, United States April 08, 2015 Details
Acleris nivisellana
Snowy-shouldered Acleris Moth
April 07, 2015 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States April 08, 2015 Details
Sereda tautana
Speckled Sereda Moth
April 06, 2015 Chip Krilowicz Cape May County, New Jersey, United States April 08, 2015 Details
Renia discoloralis
Discolored Renia Moth
April 08, 2015 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States April 08, 2015 Details