Recently Verified Sightings

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Species Observation Date Submitter Location Verified Datesort icon
Antheraea polyphemus
Polyphemus moth
May 01, 2015 ReneJohnson Orange County, California, United States June 15, 2015 Details
Phyllodesma americana
Lappet Moth
May 21, 2015 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States June 15, 2015 Details
Coelostathma discopunctana
The Batman Moth
May 26, 2015 Carol Thornton-Anderson Orange County, Indiana, United States June 15, 2015 Details
Henricus contrastana
Contrasting Henricus Moth
June 01, 2015 Betsy Higgins Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States June 15, 2015 Details
Spilosoma congrua
Agreeable Tiger Moth
June 04, 2015 TBrosius Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States June 15, 2015 Details
Eupithecia miserulata June 05, 2015 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States June 15, 2015 Details
Anisota virginiensis
Pink-striped oakworm moth
June 05, 2015 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States June 15, 2015 Details
Athetis tarda
The Slow Poke
June 05, 2015 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States June 15, 2015 Details
Emmelina monodactyla
Morning-glory Plume Moth
June 05, 2015 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States June 15, 2015 Details
Renia adspergillus
Speckled Renia Moth
June 05, 2015 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States June 15, 2015 Details
Udea rubigalis
Celery Leaftier Moth
June 05, 2015 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States June 15, 2015 Details
Scopula limboundata
Large Lace-border
June 05, 2015 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States June 15, 2015 Details
Clostera inclusa
Angle-Lined Prominent
June 05, 2015 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States June 15, 2015 Details
Protoboarmia porcelaria
Porcelain Gray
June 05, 2015 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States June 15, 2015 Details
Mocis texana
Texas Mocis
June 05, 2015 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States June 15, 2015 Details
Macrochilo litophora
Brown-lined Owlet Moth
June 05, 2015 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States June 15, 2015 Details
Arugisa latiorella
Watson's Arugisa
June 05, 2015 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States June 15, 2015 Details
Pleuroprucha insulsaria
Common Tan Wave
June 05, 2015 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States June 15, 2015 Details
Zanclognatha obscuripennis
Dark Zanclognatha Moth
June 05, 2015 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States June 15, 2015 Details
Renia discoloralis
Discolored Renia Moth
June 05, 2015 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States June 15, 2015 Details
Platynota flavedana June 05, 2015 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States June 15, 2015 Details
Eubaphe mendica
The Beggar
June 05, 2015 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States June 15, 2015 Details
Zale horrida
Horrid Zale
June 05, 2015 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States June 15, 2015 Details
Paectes abrostoloides
Large Paectes
June 05, 2015 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States June 15, 2015 Details
Malacosoma americanum
Eastern Tent Caterpillar Moth
June 05, 2015 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States June 15, 2015 Details
Dryocampa rubicunda
Rosy maple moth
June 05, 2015 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States June 15, 2015 Details
Sphecodina abbottii
Abbott's sphinx
June 06, 2015 mocirita Sevier County, Tennessee, United States June 15, 2015 Details
Homorthodes lindseyi June 05, 2015 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States June 15, 2015 Details
Eubaphe mendica
The Beggar
June 05, 2015 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States June 15, 2015 Details
Spargaloma sexpunctata
Six-spotted Gray Moth
June 05, 2015 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States June 15, 2015 Details
Metarranthis obfirmaria
Yellow-washed Metarranthis
June 05, 2015 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States June 15, 2015 Details
Phalaenostola larentioides
Black-banded Owlet Moth
June 05, 2015 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States June 15, 2015 Details
Spilosoma virginica
Virginian Tiger Moth or Yellow Woolybear Moth
June 05, 2015 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States June 15, 2015 Details
Metalectra discalis
Common Fungus Moth
June 05, 2015 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States June 15, 2015 Details
Orthonama obstipata
The Gem
June 05, 2015 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States June 15, 2015 Details
Apoda biguttata
Shagreened Slug Moth
June 05, 2015 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States June 15, 2015 Details
Chlorochlamys chloroleucaria
Blackberry Looper Moth
June 05, 2015 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States June 15, 2015 Details
Crambus saltuellus June 07, 2015 drkilmer Washington County, Maryland, United States June 15, 2015 Details
Protoboarmia porcelaria
Porcelain Gray
June 05, 2015 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States June 15, 2015 Details
Euzophera ostricolorella
Root Collar Borer
June 05, 2015 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States June 15, 2015 Details
Zanclognatha obscuripennis
Dark Zanclognatha Moth
June 05, 2015 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States June 15, 2015 Details
Chytolita morbidalis
Morbid Owlet Moth
June 07, 2015 drkilmer Washington County, Maryland, United States June 15, 2015 Details
Hypsopygia olinalis June 05, 2015 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States June 15, 2015 Details
Eupithecia miserulata June 05, 2015 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States June 15, 2015 Details
Epicallima argenticinctella June 06, 2015 TCat7187 Cecil County, Maryland, United States June 15, 2015 Details
Tetanolita mynesalis
Smoky Tetanolita Moth
June 05, 2015 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States June 15, 2015 Details
Eupithecia miserulata June 05, 2015 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States June 15, 2015 Details
Epimecis hortaria
Tulip-Tree Beauty
June 05, 2015 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States June 15, 2015 Details
Lambdina pellucidaria
Yellow-headed Looper
June 04, 2015 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States June 15, 2015 Details
Scopula limboundata
Large Lace-border
June 05, 2015 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States June 15, 2015 Details
Pyrrharctia isabella
Isabella Tiger Moth or Banded Woolybear
June 05, 2015 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States June 15, 2015 Details
Renia adspergillus
Speckled Renia Moth
June 05, 2015 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States June 15, 2015 Details
Phalaenostola eumelusalis
Dark Phalaenostola Moth
June 05, 2015 Carol Thornton-Anderson Orange County, Indiana, United States June 15, 2015 Details
Acronicta americana
American Dagger Moth
June 30, 2014 Sastro Talbot County, Maryland, United States June 15, 2015 Details
Agrotis ipsilon
Ipsilon Dart
June 06, 2015 Kurt R. Schwarz Harford County, Maryland, United States June 15, 2015 Details
Synanthedon acerni
Maple Callus Borer Moth
June 06, 2015 trinectes Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States June 15, 2015 Details
Pyrausta tyralis June 07, 2015 trinectes Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States June 15, 2015 Details
Nadata gibbosa
White-dotted Prominent
June 06, 2015 quick3beers Hamilton County, Ohio, United States June 15, 2015 Details
Eudryas grata
Beautiful Wood-nymph
June 07, 2015 quick3beers Adams County, Ohio, United States June 15, 2015 Details
Poanes zabulon
Zabulon Skipper
June 07, 2015 quick3beers Brown County, Ohio, United States June 15, 2015 Details
Satyrium calanus
Banded Hairstreak
June 03, 2015 quick3beers Hamilton County, Ohio, United States June 15, 2015 Details
Euphyes vestris
Dun Skipper
June 03, 2015 quick3beers Hamilton County, Ohio, United States June 15, 2015 Details
Asterocampa celtis
Hackberry Emperor
June 04, 2015 quick3beers Hamilton County, Ohio, United States June 15, 2015 Details
Vanessa virginiensis
American Lady
June 05, 2015 quick3beers Hamilton County, Ohio, United States June 15, 2015 Details
Papilio polyxenes
Black Swallowtail
April 27, 2015 quick3beers Hamilton County, Ohio, United States June 15, 2015 Details
Epargyreus clarus
Silver-spotted Skipper
April 29, 2015 quick3beers Hamilton County, Ohio, United States June 15, 2015 Details
Epargyreus clarus
Silver-spotted Skipper
May 08, 2015 quick3beers Hamilton County, Ohio, United States June 15, 2015 Details
Polygonia interrogationis
Question Mark
May 14, 2015 quick3beers Hamilton County, Ohio, United States June 15, 2015 Details
Enodia anthedon
Northern Pearly-eye
May 16, 2015 quick3beers Adams County, Ohio, United States June 15, 2015 Details
Phyciodes tharos
Pearl Crescent
May 16, 2015 quick3beers Adams County, Ohio, United States June 15, 2015 Details
Eurytides marcellus
Zebra Swallowtail
May 17, 2015 quick3beers Adams County, Ohio, United States June 15, 2015 Details
Colias philodice
Clouded Sulphur
May 29, 2015 quick3beers Hamilton County, Ohio, United States June 15, 2015 Details
Clemensia albata
Little White Lichen Moth
June 05, 2015 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States June 15, 2015 Details
Polygrammate hebraeicum
The Hebrew
June 05, 2015 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States June 15, 2015 Details
Protodeltote muscosula
Large Mossy Lithacodia
June 05, 2015 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States June 15, 2015 Details
Hypena abalienalis
White-Lined Bomolocha Moth
June 05, 2015 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States June 15, 2015 Details
Palthis asopialis
Faint-spotted Palthis Moth
June 05, 2015 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States June 15, 2015 Details
Bleptina caradrinalis
Bent-winged Owlet Moth
June 05, 2015 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States June 15, 2015 Details
Heliconius charithonia
Zebra Heliconian
April 28, 2015 Ellen Mee Broward County, Florida, United States June 15, 2015 Details
Papilio cresphontes
Giant Swallowtail
June 09, 2015 Ellen Mee Broward County, Florida, United States June 15, 2015 Details
Vanessa virginiensis
American Lady
May 21, 2015 Kimberly Mrozinski Berkeley County, South Carolina, United States June 15, 2015 Details
Hermeuptychia sosybius
Carolina Satyr
April 10, 2015 Kimberly Mrozinski Berkeley County, South Carolina, United States June 15, 2015 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
June 09, 2015 Kimberly Mrozinski Berkeley County, South Carolina, United States June 15, 2015 Details
Erynnis horatius
Horace's Duskywing
May 28, 2015 Kimberly Mrozinski Berkeley County, South Carolina, United States June 15, 2015 Details
Erynnis horatius
Horace's Duskywing
May 25, 2015 Kimberly Mrozinski Berkeley County, South Carolina, United States June 15, 2015 Details
Erynnis horatius
Horace's Duskywing
June 04, 2015 PopularOutcast Alachua County, Florida, United States June 15, 2015 Details
Urbanus proteus
Long-tailed Skipper
June 07, 2015 PopularOutcast Alachua County, Florida, United States June 15, 2015 Details
Epiblema scudderiana
Goldenrod Gall Moth
June 12, 2015 Jarchibold Saratoga County, New York, United States June 15, 2015 Details
Anageshna primordialis June 12, 2015 Jarchibold Saratoga County, New York, United States June 15, 2015 Details
Idaea dimidiata
Single-dotted Wave
June 12, 2015 a-o Tompkins County, New York, United States June 15, 2015 Details
Orthonama obstipata
The Gem
June 12, 2015 a-o Tompkins County, New York, United States June 15, 2015 Details
Idia aemula
Common Idia Moth
June 12, 2015 a-o Tompkins County, New York, United States June 15, 2015 Details
Sabulodes aegrotata June 12, 2015 ezeemonee Santa Clara County, California, United States June 15, 2015 Details
Antheraea polyphemus
Polyphemus moth
June 13, 2015 Andybev01 Santa Clara County, California, United States June 15, 2015 Details
Erynnis horatius
Horace's Duskywing
June 12, 2015 Bill Emch Chester County, South Carolina, United States June 15, 2015 Details
Euchlaena serrata
The Saw Wing
June 06, 2015 Jon Rapp Polk County, Missouri, United States June 15, 2015 Details
Eudryas unio
Pearly Wood-nymph
June 06, 2015 Jon Rapp Polk County, Missouri, United States June 15, 2015 Details
Furcula borealis
White Furcula
May 30, 2015 Audrey R Hoff Knox County, Tennessee, United States June 15, 2015 Details
Zale unilineata
One-lined Zale
May 08, 2010 Audrey R Hoff Knox County, Tennessee, United States June 15, 2015 Details
Maliattha synochitis
Black-dotted Maliattha
June 06, 2015 Jon Rapp Polk County, Missouri, United States June 15, 2015 Details