Recently Verified Sightings

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Species Observation Date Submitter Location Verified Datesort icon
Sphacelodes vulneraria June 18, 2016 tripp.davenport@yahoo.com Texas, United States, Uvalde County August 08, 2016 Details
Agrotis ipsilon
Ipsilon Dart
November 06, 2015 t_hackler Benton County, Arkansas, United States August 08, 2016 Details
Ancyloxypha numitor
Least Skipper
July 24, 2016 Jonathan Clark Concordia Parish, Louisiana, United States August 08, 2016 Details
Iridopsis defectaria
Brown-shaded Gray
July 23, 2016 Cheri Pierce Lake County, Florida, United States August 08, 2016 Details
Albuna fraxini
Virginia Creeper Borer Moth
August 01, 2016 sh11 Ontario, Canada August 08, 2016 Details
Synanthedon exitiosa
Peachtree Borer Moth
July 27, 2016 sh11 Ontario, Canada August 08, 2016 Details
Virbia opella
Tawny Holomelina
July 29, 2016 iangardner Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States August 08, 2016 Details
Promalactis suzukiella
Suzuki's Promalactis Moth
August 03, 2016 Stott Noble Jefferson County, Alabama, United States August 08, 2016 Details
Ecdytolopha insiticiana
Locust Twig Borer Moth
August 03, 2016 Stott Noble Jefferson County, Alabama, United States August 08, 2016 Details
Virbia aurantiaca
Orange Holomelina
August 03, 2016 Stott Noble Jefferson County, Alabama, United States August 08, 2016 Details
Crambus agitatellus August 03, 2016 Stott Noble Jefferson County, Alabama, United States August 08, 2016 Details
Parapediasia decorella August 03, 2016 Stott Noble Jefferson County, Alabama, United States August 08, 2016 Details
Lipocosma sicalis August 03, 2016 Stott Noble Jefferson County, Alabama, United States August 08, 2016 Details
Heterocampa subrotata
Small Heterocampa
August 03, 2016 Stott Noble Jefferson County, Alabama, United States August 08, 2016 Details
Arta statalis August 01, 2016 Stott Noble Jefferson County, Alabama, United States August 08, 2016 Details
Petrophila bifascialis
Two-banded Petrophila
August 04, 2016 Christine Stanke Milwaukee County, Wisconsin, United States August 08, 2016 Details
Eufidonia discospilata
Sharp-lined Powder Moth
June 11, 2016 Christine Stanke Portage County, Wisconsin, United States August 08, 2016 Details
Datana drexelii
Drexel's Datana
July 29, 2016 tigremujer Fayette County, Pennsylvania, United States August 08, 2016 Details
Bleptina caradrinalis
Bent-winged Owlet Moth
July 31, 2016 trinectes Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States August 08, 2016 Details
Metalectra discalis
Common Fungus Moth
August 02, 2016 digginflowers Adams County, Pennsylvania, United States August 08, 2016 Details
Saucrobotys futilalis
Dogbane Saucrobotys Moth
August 02, 2016 digginflowers Adams County, Pennsylvania, United States August 08, 2016 Details
Palthis asopialis
Faint-spotted Palthis Moth
August 03, 2016 trinectes Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States August 08, 2016 Details
Acrolophus popeanella
Clemens' Grass Tubeworm Moth
August 05, 2016 Carol Thornton-Anderson Orange County, Indiana, United States August 08, 2016 Details
Hyles lineata
White-lined Sphinx
August 05, 2016 Tjensen11 Ellis County, Kansas, United States August 08, 2016 Details
Orthonama obstipata
The Gem
July 28, 2016 dendroica5 Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States August 08, 2016 Details
Speranza pustularia
Lesser Maple Spanworm Moth
July 28, 2016 dendroica5 Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States August 08, 2016 Details
Hyalophora cecropia
Cecropia silkmoth
June 23, 2016 Elyali Champaign County, Illinois, United States August 08, 2016 Details
Orthonama obstipata
The Gem
August 01, 2016 dendroica5 Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States August 08, 2016 Details
Helicoverpa zea
Corn Earworm Moth
August 05, 2016 Stott Noble Jefferson County, Alabama, United States August 08, 2016 Details
Condica sutor August 05, 2016 Stott Noble Jefferson County, Alabama, United States August 08, 2016 Details
Haploa clymene
Clymene Moth
August 06, 2016 ebruckner Portage County, Ohio, United States August 08, 2016 Details
Acharia stimulea
Saddleback Caterpillar Moth
August 06, 2016 Maurarawn Fairfield County, Ohio, United States August 08, 2016 Details
Costaconvexa centrostrigaria
The Bent-line Carpet
August 04, 2016 franpope Garrett County, Maryland, United States August 08, 2016 Details
Hypena baltimoralis
Baltimore Bomolocha Moth
August 04, 2016 franpope Garrett County, Maryland, United States August 08, 2016 Details
Lymantria dispar
Gypsy Moth
August 04, 2016 franpope Garrett County, Maryland, United States August 08, 2016 Details
Acoloithus falsarius
Clemens' False Skeletonizer
August 07, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States August 08, 2016 Details
Hypoprepia fucosa
Painted Lichen Moth
August 05, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States August 08, 2016 Details
Autographa precationis
The Common Looper Moth
August 05, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States August 08, 2016 Details
Urola nivalis August 05, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States August 08, 2016 Details
Eucosma derelicta August 05, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States August 08, 2016 Details
Elophila icciusalis
Pondside Pyralid
August 07, 2016 Robert Baron Massachusetts, United States August 08, 2016 Details
Urola nivalis August 05, 2016 Allen Belden Richmond City County, Virginia, United States August 08, 2016 Details
Euchaetes egle
Milkweed Tussock Moth or Milkweed Tiger Moth
August 07, 2016 Kermit57 Illinois, United States August 08, 2016 Details
Hypagyrtis unipunctata
One-Spotted Variant
August 06, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States August 08, 2016 Details
Microcrambus biguttellus
Gold-stripe Grass-veneer Moth
July 03, 2016 Joe Saunders Mercer County, West Virginia, United States August 08, 2016 Details
Dichomeris picrocarpa
Black-edged Dichomeris Moth
July 14, 2016 Joe Saunders Mercer County, West Virginia, United States August 08, 2016 Details
Papilio polyxenes
Black Swallowtail
July 20, 2016 Debo Boddiford Allendale County, South Carolina, United States August 08, 2016 Details
Phobetron pithecium
Hag Moth
August 05, 2016 caw33iii Wake County, North Carolina, United States August 08, 2016 Details
Zeuzera pyrina
Leopard Moth
August 07, 2016 allanberkovitz Richmond County, New York, United States August 08, 2016 Details
Dryocampa rubicunda
Rosy maple moth
August 06, 2016 Shane Miller Beaver County, Pennsylvania, United States August 08, 2016 Details
Hypagyrtis unipunctata
One-Spotted Variant
August 06, 2016 Shane Miller Beaver County, Pennsylvania, United States August 08, 2016 Details
Microcrambus elegans
Elegant Grass-veneer
August 06, 2016 Shane Miller Beaver County, Pennsylvania, United States August 08, 2016 Details
Hypagyrtis unipunctata
One-Spotted Variant
August 06, 2016 Shane Miller Beaver County, Pennsylvania, United States August 08, 2016 Details
Eulithis sp. August 06, 2016 Shane Miller Beaver County, Pennsylvania, United States August 08, 2016 Details
Iridopsis larvaria
Bent-Lined Gray
August 06, 2016 Shane Miller Beaver County, Pennsylvania, United States August 08, 2016 Details
Hypagyrtis unipunctata
One-Spotted Variant
August 06, 2016 Shane Miller Beaver County, Pennsylvania, United States August 08, 2016 Details
Eulithis sp. August 06, 2016 Shane Miller Beaver County, Pennsylvania, United States August 08, 2016 Details
Eacles imperialis
Imperial moth
August 07, 2016 Stott Noble Jefferson County, Alabama, United States August 08, 2016 Details
Rheumaptera prunivorata
Ferguson's Scallop Shell
August 07, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada August 08, 2016 Details
Pediasia trisecta
Sod Webworm Moth
August 07, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada August 08, 2016 Details
Oegoconia quadripuncta
Four-spotted Yellowneck
August 07, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada August 08, 2016 Details
Prochoerodes lineola
Large Maple Spanworm Moth
August 07, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada August 08, 2016 Details
Elophila gyralis August 07, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada August 08, 2016 Details
Albuna fraxini
Virginia Creeper Borer Moth
August 07, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada August 08, 2016 Details
Panoquina ocola
Ocola Skipper
August 07, 2016 StaceyWhetstone Knox County, Tennessee, United States August 08, 2016 Details
Enodia anthedon
Northern Pearly-eye
August 07, 2016 StaceyWhetstone Knox County, Tennessee, United States August 08, 2016 Details
Amblyscirtes aesculapius
Lace-winged Roadside-Skipper
August 07, 2016 StaceyWhetstone Knox County, Tennessee, United States August 08, 2016 Details
Cercyonis pegala
Common Wood-Nymph
August 07, 2016 Chris Blomme Ontario, Canada August 08, 2016 Details
Atteva aurea
Ailanthus Webworm Moth
August 01, 2016 Karen Adams Franklin County, Ohio, United States August 08, 2016 Details
Pyrausta orphisalis
Orange Mint Moth
August 07, 2016 Hedgehoger Fairfax County, Virginia, United States August 08, 2016 Details
Hemaris thysbe
Hummingbird Clearwing
August 08, 2016 Gordon Whitlock Chester County, Pennsylvania, United States August 08, 2016 Details
Actias luna
Luna moth
August 08, 2016 Cardinalclimber Ogle County, Illinois, United States August 08, 2016 Details
Eurytides marcellus
Zebra Swallowtail
July 16, 2016 Karen Adams Franklin County, Ohio, United States August 08, 2016 Details
Schinia rivulosa
Ragweed Flower Moth
August 07, 2016 Allen Belden Richmond City County, Virginia, United States August 08, 2016 Details
Protoboarmia porcelaria
Porcelain Gray
August 04, 2016 Chris Blomme Ontario, Canada August 08, 2016 Details
Apantesis vittata
Banded Tiger Moth
August 08, 2016 Allen Belden Richmond City County, Virginia, United States August 08, 2016 Details
Pieris rapae
Cabbage White
August 08, 2016 ButterBelle Putnam County, Tennessee, United States August 08, 2016 Details
Agraulis vanillae
Gulf Fritillary
August 08, 2016 ButterBelle Putnam County, Tennessee, United States August 08, 2016 Details
Paralobesia cyclopiana March 03, 2016 Peter Homann Leon County, Florida, United States August 08, 2016 Details
Poanes viator
Broad-winged Skipper
July 20, 2016 hiker96 Queens County, New York, United States August 08, 2016 Details
Chioides albofasciatus
White-striped Longtail
August 06, 2016 lornaclev Comal County, Texas, United States August 08, 2016 Details
Polites peckius
Peck's Skipper
July 22, 2016 hiker96 Queens County, New York, United States August 08, 2016 Details
Euzophera semifuneralis August 08, 2016 Allen Belden Richmond City County, Virginia, United States August 08, 2016 Details
Satyrium saepium
Hedgerow Hairstreak
July 30, 2016 TPeterson Mono County, California, United States August 08, 2016 Details
Orgyia leucostigma
White-marked Tussock Moth
July 31, 2016 WhiteOaks Fayette County, West Virginia, United States August 08, 2016 Details
Eumarozia malachitana
Sculptured Moth
April 20, 2015 Peter Homann Leon County, Florida, United States August 08, 2016 Details
Zomaria interruptolineana March 31, 2015 Peter Homann Leon County, Florida, United States August 08, 2016 Details
Phoebis sennae
Cloudless Sulphur
August 08, 2016 lilkriskattn Sequatchie County, Tennessee, United States August 08, 2016 Details
Battus philenor
Pipevine Swallowtail
August 08, 2016 chaserchick Denton County, Texas, United States August 08, 2016 Details
Hypagyrtis unipunctata
One-Spotted Variant
August 06, 2016 Shane Miller Beaver County, Pennsylvania, United States August 08, 2016 Details
Microcrambus elegans
Elegant Grass-veneer
August 06, 2016 Shane Miller Beaver County, Pennsylvania, United States August 08, 2016 Details
Hypagyrtis unipunctata
One-Spotted Variant
August 06, 2016 Shane Miller Beaver County, Pennsylvania, United States August 08, 2016 Details
Eubaphe mendica
The Beggar
August 06, 2016 Shane Miller Beaver County, Pennsylvania, United States August 08, 2016 Details
Rivula propinqualis
Spotted Grass Moth
August 08, 2016 trinectes Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States August 08, 2016 Details
Spragueia leo
Common Spragueia
August 08, 2016 trinectes Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States August 08, 2016 Details
Paectes oculatrix
Eyed Paectes Moth
July 27, 2016 TCat7187 Cecil County, Maryland, United States August 08, 2016 Details
Spodoptera ornithogalli
Yellow-striped Armyworm Moth
August 08, 2016 Anthony V. Howard County, Maryland, United States August 08, 2016 Details
Crambus leachellus July 12, 2016 rwrubel Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States August 09, 2016 Details
Acleris forsskaleana
Maple Leaftier
July 12, 2016 rwrubel Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States August 09, 2016 Details
Evergestis rimosalis July 24, 2016 tom murray Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States August 09, 2016 Details