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
Phaecasiophora confixana
Macrame Moth
July 21, 2014 treichard Montgomery County, Maryland, United States October 02, 2014 Details
Glenoides texanaria
Texas Gray
July 05, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States October 02, 2014 Details
Catocala lineella
Girlfriend Underwing
July 31, 2014 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States October 02, 2014 Details
Oligocentria lignicolor
White-Streaked Prominent
August 01, 2014 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States October 02, 2014 Details
Sparganothis reticulatana
Reticulated Fruitworm Moth
July 25, 2014 a-o Barnstable County, Massachusetts, United States October 02, 2014 Details
Sphingicampa bicolor
Bicolored honey locust moth
August 04, 2014 naemyers06 Hardin County, Ohio, United States October 02, 2014 Details
Tosale oviplagalis August 02, 2014 janno Clermont County, Ohio, United States October 02, 2014 Details
Acronicta impleta
Yellow-haired Dagger Moth
July 22, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States October 02, 2014 Details
Digrammia continuata
Curve-lined Angle
July 30, 2014 Sheryl Johnson Barnstable County, Massachusetts, United States October 02, 2014 Details
Catocala innubens
The Betrothed
August 06, 2014 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States October 02, 2014 Details
Pero honestaria
Honest Pero
August 06, 2014 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States October 02, 2014 Details
Zanclognatha theralis July 26, 2014 Sheryl Johnson Barnstable County, Massachusetts, United States October 02, 2014 Details
Zanclognatha laevigata
Variable Zanclognatha Moth
August 05, 2014 Carol Thornton-Anderson Orange County, Indiana, United States October 02, 2014 Details
Sericoplaga externalis July 22, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States October 02, 2014 Details
Vitula edmansii July 22, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States October 02, 2014 Details
Herpetogramma aeglealis July 22, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States October 02, 2014 Details
Hydrelia inornata August 06, 2014 Carol Thornton-Anderson Orange County, Indiana, United States October 02, 2014 Details
Pagara simplex
Mouse-Colored Lichen Moth
July 23, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States October 02, 2014 Details
Nomophila nearctica
Lucerne Moth
July 13, 2014 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States October 02, 2014 Details
Phalaenophana pyramusalis
Dark-banded Owlet Moth
August 06, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States October 02, 2014 Details
Eremobina claudens
Dark-winged Quaker
August 22, 2014 jim8435wisc Denali Borough, Alaska, United States October 02, 2014 Details
Anisota virginiensis
Pink-striped oakworm moth
September 01, 2014 arcturusangel Harrison County, Texas, United States October 02, 2014 Details
Syngrapha celsa August 17, 2014 jim8435wisc Denali Borough, Alaska, United States October 02, 2014 Details
Microtheoris ophionalis August 23, 2014 finatic Santa Cruz County, Arizona, United States October 02, 2014 Details
Ponometia cuta August 22, 2014 finatic Pinal County, Arizona, United States October 02, 2014 Details
Ponometia elegantula
Arizona Bird Dropping Moth
August 21, 2014 finatic Maricopa County, Arizona, United States October 02, 2014 Details
Diathrausta reconditalis
Recondite Webworm Moth
August 24, 2014 finatic Pima County, Arizona, United States October 02, 2014 Details
Sinoe chambersi May 22, 2014 xpda Mayes County, Oklahoma, United States October 02, 2014 Details
Celastrina neglecta
Summer Azure
September 02, 2014 Cathy110 James City County, Virginia, United States October 02, 2014 Details
Erynnis baptisiae
Wild Indigo Duskywing
September 12, 2014 K Stilwell Russell County, Virginia, United States October 02, 2014 Details
Limenitis arthemis astyanax
'Astyanax' Red-spotted Purple
September 14, 2014 grayhairstreak New Castle County, Delaware, United States October 02, 2014 Details
Atteva aurea
Ailanthus Webworm Moth
September 15, 2014 grayhairstreak New Castle County, Delaware, United States October 02, 2014 Details
Papilio troilus
Spicebush Swallowtail
September 16, 2014 John LeBlanc Chesterfield County, Virginia, United States October 02, 2014 Details
Vanessa cardui
Painted Lady
September 17, 2014 John LeBlanc Chesterfield County, Virginia, United States October 02, 2014 Details
Vanessa virginiensis
American Lady
May 31, 2012 John LeBlanc Chesterfield County, Virginia, United States October 02, 2014 Details
Asterocampa clyton
Tawny Emperor
September 25, 2010 John LeBlanc Chesterfield County, Virginia, United States October 02, 2014 Details
Heminocloa mirabilis August 25, 2014 finatic Pima County, Arizona, United States October 02, 2014 Details
Chamaeclea pernana August 24, 2014 finatic Pima County, Arizona, United States October 02, 2014 Details
Spragueia magnifica August 25, 2014 finatic Pima County, Arizona, United States October 02, 2014 Details
Vanessa cardui
Painted Lady
September 17, 2014 John LeBlanc Chesterfield County, Virginia, United States October 02, 2014 Details
Atalopedes campestris
Sachem
September 17, 2014 John LeBlanc Chesterfield County, Virginia, United States October 02, 2014 Details
Erynnis baptisiae
Wild Indigo Duskywing
August 08, 2014 mlking6 Prince William County, Virginia, United States October 02, 2014 Details
Etiella zinckenella August 25, 2014 finatic Pima County, Arizona, United States October 02, 2014 Details
Microtheoris ophionalis August 25, 2014 finatic Pima County, Arizona, United States October 02, 2014 Details
Cirrhophanus dyari August 25, 2014 finatic Pima County, Arizona, United States October 02, 2014 Details
Eulithosia plesioglauca August 23, 2014 finatic Santa Cruz County, Arizona, United States October 02, 2014 Details
Papilio polyxenes
Black Swallowtail
September 18, 2014 SpfldgrandmaD Virginia, United States October 02, 2014 Details
Vitula aegerella April 30, 2014 finatic San Diego County, California, United States October 02, 2014 Details
Idaea basinta August 25, 2014 finatic Pima County, Arizona, United States October 02, 2014 Details
Plagiomimicus tepperi August 25, 2014 finatic Pima County, Arizona, United States October 02, 2014 Details
Spragueia magnifica August 26, 2014 finatic Pima County, Arizona, United States October 02, 2014 Details
Plagiomimicus n. sp. August 23, 2014 finatic Santa Cruz County, Arizona, United States October 02, 2014 Details
Plagiomimicus n. sp. August 23, 2014 finatic Santa Cruz County, Arizona, United States October 02, 2014 Details
Atlides halesus
Great Purple Hairstreak
September 20, 2014 kbeza31979 Chesterfield County, Virginia, United States October 02, 2014 Details
Lerema accius
Clouded Skipper
September 20, 2014 kbeza31979 Chesterfield County, Virginia, United States October 02, 2014 Details
Parallelia bistriaris
Maple Looper Moth
September 16, 2014 TheWayfarer21 Onslow County, North Carolina, United States October 02, 2014 Details
Olceclostera seraphica
Seraph Moth
September 19, 2014 fluffycat567 Texas, United States October 02, 2014 Details
Dargida procinctus September 22, 2014 megancampbell Chelan County, Washington, United States October 02, 2014 Details
Prolita jubata September 11, 2014 Robert Gorman Inyo County, California, United States October 02, 2014 Details
Spilosoma virginica
Virginian Tiger Moth or Yellow Woolybear Moth
September 24, 2014 Kurt R. Schwarz Howard County, Maryland, United States October 02, 2014 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
September 25, 2014 Mary Franceline Malone Powhatan County, Virginia, United States October 02, 2014 Details
Pangrapta decoralis
Decorated Owlet
August 16, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States October 02, 2014 Details
Pontia protodice
Checkered White
September 10, 2011 jwilkinson Dorchester County, Maryland, United States October 02, 2014 Details
Hermeuptychia sosybius
Carolina Satyr
August 26, 2013 Brian Taber James City County, Virginia, United States October 02, 2014 Details
Vanessa virginiensis
American Lady
September 26, 2014 Mary Franceline Malone Powhatan County, Virginia, United States October 02, 2014 Details
Phyciodes tharos
Pearl Crescent
May 05, 2012 Mike Stinson Buckingham County, Virginia, United States October 02, 2014 Details
Cupido comyntas
Eastern Tailed-Blue
September 28, 2014 John LeBlanc Chesterfield County, Virginia, United States October 02, 2014 Details
Atalopedes campestris
Sachem
September 28, 2014 John LeBlanc Chesterfield County, Virginia, United States October 02, 2014 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
September 26, 2014 tom nolan Cape May County, New Jersey, United States October 02, 2014 Details
Oxycnemis advena August 29, 2014 coreyk Clark County, Nevada, United States October 02, 2014 Details
Lacinipolia renigera
Bristly Cutworm Moth
September 29, 2014 Beverly Carter Baxter County, Arkansas, United States October 02, 2014 Details
Ancyloxypha numitor
Least Skipper
September 19, 2014 K Stilwell Russell County, Virginia, United States October 02, 2014 Details
Papilio polyxenes
Black Swallowtail
September 30, 2014 John LeBlanc Chesterfield County, Virginia, United States October 02, 2014 Details
Pyrrharctia isabella
Isabella Tiger Moth or Banded Woolybear
September 30, 2014 PianoKitten Suffolk County, New York, United States October 02, 2014 Details
Papilio polyxenes
Black Swallowtail
September 30, 2014 LesJo Virginia, United States, Williamsburg City County October 02, 2014 Details
Limenitis arthemis astyanax
'Astyanax' Red-spotted Purple
September 08, 2014 ecsdenise Louisa County, Virginia, United States October 02, 2014 Details
Catocala maestosa
Sad Underwing
September 29, 2014 JeanEvoy De Soto County, Florida, United States October 02, 2014 Details
Hesperia juba
Juba Skipper
September 20, 2014 blubayou Pierce County, Washington, United States October 02, 2014 Details
Plebejus anna
Anna's Blue
September 20, 2014 blubayou Pierce County, Washington, United States October 02, 2014 Details
Lycaena mariposa
Mariposa Copper
September 20, 2014 blubayou Pierce County, Washington, United States October 02, 2014 Details
Vanessa virginiensis
American Lady
September 29, 2014 Michael Melchiore Cape May County, New Jersey, United States October 02, 2014 Details
Pyrgus communis
Common Checkered-Skipper
October 01, 2014 digginflowers Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States October 02, 2014 Details
Acrobasis comptella September 05, 2014 Finatic02 San Diego County, California, United States October 02, 2014 Details
Poanes zabulon
Zabulon Skipper
August 23, 2014 tjrickert Indiana County, Pennsylvania, United States October 02, 2014 Details
Catocala vidua
The Widow
October 01, 2014 FluffyFerret Jefferson County, Alabama, United States October 02, 2014 Details
Erynnis horatius
Horace's Duskywing
September 14, 2014 krancmm Brazoria County, Texas, United States October 02, 2014 Details
Hylephila phyleus
Fiery Skipper
September 15, 2014 krancmm Brazoria County, Texas, United States October 02, 2014 Details
Agraulis vanillae
Gulf Fritillary
September 15, 2014 krancmm Brazoria County, Texas, United States October 02, 2014 Details
Erynnis horatius
Horace's Duskywing
September 20, 2014 krancmm Brazoria County, Texas, United States October 02, 2014 Details
Euphyes vestris
Dun Skipper
September 22, 2014 krancmm Brazoria County, Texas, United States October 02, 2014 Details
Pyrisitia lisa
Little Yellow
September 24, 2014 krancmm Brazoria County, Texas, United States October 02, 2014 Details
Pyrisitia lisa
Little Yellow
September 24, 2014 krancmm Brazoria County, Texas, United States October 02, 2014 Details
Urbanus proteus
Long-tailed Skipper
September 26, 2014 krancmm Brazoria County, Texas, United States October 02, 2014 Details
Vanessa cardui
Painted Lady
September 26, 2014 krancmm Brazoria County, Texas, United States October 02, 2014 Details
Vanessa atalanta
Red Admiral
September 26, 2014 krancmm Brazoria County, Texas, United States October 02, 2014 Details
Papilio cresphontes
Giant Swallowtail
October 01, 2014 holdtheonions Santa Rosa County, Florida, United States October 02, 2014 Details
Hylephila phyleus
Fiery Skipper
September 28, 2014 krancmm Brazoria County, Texas, United States October 02, 2014 Details
Atteva aurea
Ailanthus Webworm Moth
September 29, 2014 krancmm Brazoria County, Texas, United States October 02, 2014 Details
Papilio cresphontes
Giant Swallowtail
September 29, 2014 krancmm Brazoria County, Texas, United States October 02, 2014 Details
Agraulis vanillae
Gulf Fritillary
September 29, 2014 krancmm Brazoria County, Texas, United States October 02, 2014 Details