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
Misogada unicolor
Drab Prominent
May 03, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Smerinthus cerisyi
One-eyed sphinx
April 25, 2015 ericvaughn Multnomah County, Oregon, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Lambdina fiscellaria
Hemlock Looper
April 26, 2015 Vultur gryphus Deschutes County, Oregon, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Oinophila v flava
Yellow V Moth
April 27, 2015 Samuel Grijalva Napa County, California, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Lacinipolia patalis April 17, 2015 jim.odonater Tillamook County, Oregon, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Euxoa auxiliaris
Army Cutworm
April 29, 2015 ilitchev Santa Barbara County, California, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Hyalophora euryalus
Ceanothus silkmoth
April 29, 2015 Alariata Josephine County, Oregon, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Euphydryas editha
Edith's Checkerspot
April 28, 2015 John Ashley Lake County, Montana, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Callophrys sheridanii
Sheridan's Green Hairstreak
April 28, 2015 John Ashley Lake County, Montana, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Orthosia transparens April 18, 2015 jim.odonater Tillamook County, Oregon, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Callophrys gryneus
Juniper Hairstreak
April 29, 2015 sagebird52 Goshen County, Wyoming, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Phyciodes phaon
Phaon Crescent
April 08, 2015 KristyBaker Hidalgo County, Texas, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Grammia virgo
Virgin Tiger Moth
June 13, 2013 franpope Garrett County, Maryland, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Papilio polyxenes
Black Swallowtail
May 02, 2015 John Schwartz Kane County, Illinois, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Hyles lineata
White-lined Sphinx
May 02, 2015 ShellieG Jackson County, Oregon, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Spilosoma vestalis
Vestal Tiger Moth
April 28, 2015 texasowens Santa Cruz County, California, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Lambdina pellucidaria
Yellow-headed Looper
May 01, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Nemoria bistriaria
Red-fringed Emerald
May 01, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Morrisonia confusa
Confused Woodgrain
May 01, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Syndemis afflictana
Gray Leafroller
May 01, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Achatia distincta
Distinct Quaker
May 02, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Plagodis pulveraria
American Barred Umber
May 02, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Probole amicaria May 02, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Besma quercivoraria
Oak Besma
May 02, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Melanolophia signataria
Signate Melanolophia
May 02, 2015 magnunc Howard County, Maryland, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Meganola minuscula
Confused Meganola
May 02, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Homorthodes lindseyi May 02, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Noctua pronuba
European Yellow Underwing
May 02, 2015 cycad97 Kern County, California, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Spilosoma virginica
Virginian Tiger Moth or Yellow Woolybear Moth
May 02, 2015 Mother Church Lincoln County, Oregon, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Anticlea vasiliata
Variable Carpet
May 01, 2015 Betsy Higgins Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Orthofidonia flavivenata
Yellow-veined Geometer Moth
May 02, 2015 Betsy Higgins Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Xanthorhoe lacustrata
Toothed Brown Carpet
May 02, 2015 Betsy Higgins Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Hypena humuli
Hop Vine Moth
May 02, 2015 Betsy Higgins Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Himella intractata
Intractable Quaker
May 02, 2015 Betsy Higgins Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Mythimna unipuncta
Armyworm Moth
April 18, 2015 SkrentnyJeff Cook County, Illinois, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Orthosia hibisci
Speckled Green Fruitworm Moth
April 17, 2015 SkrentnyJeff Cook County, Illinois, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Atteva aurea
Ailanthus Webworm Moth
May 02, 2015 SkrentnyJeff Cook County, Illinois, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Antheraea polyphemus
Polyphemus moth
May 03, 2015 Linda Webb Lake County, California, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Plagodis phlogosaria
Straight-lined Plagodis
May 03, 2015 estanley Baltimore County, Maryland, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Vanessa atalanta
Red Admiral
May 02, 2015 TDaniell Bell County, Texas, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Ectropis crepuscularia
The Small Engrailed
May 01, 2015 CathK Albany County, New York, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Cleora sublunaria
Double-lined Gray
May 01, 2015 CathK Albany County, New York, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Autographa precationis
The Common Looper Moth
April 28, 2015 tom nolan Burlington County, New Jersey, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Telphusa longifasciella May 02, 2015 marcia_morris Augusta County, Virginia, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Eueretagrotis perattenta
Two-spot Dart
July 16, 2013 Jeremy Martin Allegany County, New York, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Ostrinia nubilalis
European Corn Borer Moth
May 02, 2015 rebeccafm Los Angeles County, California, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Battus philenor
Pipevine Swallowtail
May 02, 2015 arcturusangel Sevier County, Arkansas, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Hermeuptychia sosybius
Carolina Satyr
May 02, 2015 arcturusangel Sevier County, Arkansas, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Libytheana carinenta
American Snout
May 02, 2015 arcturusangel Sevier County, Arkansas, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Junonia coenia
Common Buckeye
May 02, 2015 arcturusangel Sevier County, Arkansas, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Zale lunata
Lunate Zale
May 03, 2015 Cheri Pierce Lake County, Florida, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Orthonama obstipata
The Gem
May 02, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Spilosoma congrua
Agreeable Tiger Moth
May 02, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Phyciodes tharos
Pearl Crescent
April 24, 2015 Mapper Johnson County, Illinois, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Papilio polyxenes
Black Swallowtail
April 29, 2015 Mapper Johnson County, Illinois, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Caloptilia azaleella
Azalea Leafminer
May 02, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Xanthorhoe lacustrata
Toothed Brown Carpet
May 02, 2015 soluslupus13 Ontario, Canada May 04, 2015 Details
Lomographa vestaliata
White Spring Moth
May 02, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Cyllopsis gemma
Gemmed Satyr
May 02, 2015 Mapper Pope County, Illinois, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Athetis tarda
The Slow Poke
May 02, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Hyalophora euryalus
Ceanothus silkmoth
April 28, 2015 Kathleen1 Plumas County, California, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Anthocharis midea
Falcate Orangetip
May 02, 2015 Mapper Pope County, Illinois, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Cupido comyntas
Eastern Tailed-Blue
May 02, 2015 Mapper Pope County, Illinois, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Epargyreus clarus
Silver-spotted Skipper
May 02, 2015 Mapper Pope County, Illinois, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Agonopterix pulvipennella May 02, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Eupithecia miserulata May 02, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Vanessa virginiensis
American Lady
May 03, 2015 whbauer Bexar County, Texas, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Epimecis hortaria
Tulip-Tree Beauty
May 02, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Nemoria mimosaria
White-fringed Emerald
May 02, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Morrisonia confusa
Confused Woodgrain
May 03, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Lacinipolia renigera
Bristly Cutworm Moth
May 03, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Hypena humuli
Hop Vine Moth
May 01, 2015 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada May 04, 2015 Details
Aethalura intertexta
Four-barred Gray
May 02, 2015 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada May 04, 2015 Details
Xestia dolosa
Greater Black-letter Dart
May 03, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Melanolophia canadaria
Canadian melanolophia
May 03, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Antaeotricha schlaegeri May 03, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Estigmene acrea
Salt Marsh Moth or Acrea Moth
April 19, 2015 cupoftea Orange County, California, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Lomographa glomeraria
Gray Spring Moth
May 01, 2015 curtis.lehman Armstrong County, Pennsylvania, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Cladara atroliturata
The Scribbler
May 03, 2015 CathK Albany County, New York, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Herpetogramma aeglealis May 01, 2015 Peter Homann Leon County, Florida, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Phyprosopus callitrichoides
Curve-lined Owlet
April 30, 2015 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Polygonia interrogationis
Question Mark
May 04, 2015 inthelikeness Comanche County, Texas, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Pontia protodice
Checkered White
April 27, 2015 inthelikeness Comanche County, Texas, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Junonia coenia
Common Buckeye
April 27, 2015 inthelikeness Comanche County, Texas, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Hyles lineata
White-lined Sphinx
May 03, 2015 klamath1 Klamath County, Oregon, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Cosmosoma myrodora
Scarlet-Bodied Wasp Moth
May 01, 2015 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Synchlora frondaria
Southern Emerald
May 01, 2015 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Scopula compensata May 01, 2015 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Samea multiplicalis May 01, 2015 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Oenobotys vinotinctalis
Wine-tinted Oenobotys
May 01, 2015 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Paectes abrostoloides
Large Paectes
May 01, 2015 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Epargyreus clarus
Silver-spotted Skipper
May 04, 2015 Mapper Johnson County, Illinois, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Leptotes marina
Marine Blue
May 04, 2015 carol babeli Los Angeles County, California, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Melanolophia canadaria
Canadian melanolophia
April 18, 2015 jjflossem Henderson County, North Carolina, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Morrisonia confusa
Confused Woodgrain
April 18, 2015 jjflossem Henderson County, North Carolina, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Protoboarmia porcelaria
Porcelain Gray
April 19, 2015 jjflossem Polk County, North Carolina, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Paectes abrostoloides
Large Paectes
April 19, 2015 jjflossem Polk County, North Carolina, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Melanolophia canadaria
Canadian melanolophia
April 19, 2015 jjflossem Polk County, North Carolina, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Nola triquetrana
Three-spotted Nola Moth
April 19, 2015 jjflossem Polk County, North Carolina, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Xanthorhoe lacustrata
Toothed Brown Carpet
April 19, 2015 jjflossem Polk County, North Carolina, United States May 04, 2015 Details