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
Callophrys mossii
Moss' Elfin
April 03, 2017 icosahedron Sonoma County, California, United States April 08, 2017 Details
Euchloe hyantis
California Marble
April 03, 2017 icosahedron Sonoma County, California, United States April 08, 2017 Details
Celastrina echo
Echo Azure
April 04, 2017 diwalks2 Orange County, California, United States April 08, 2017 Details
Vanessa virginiensis
American Lady
April 04, 2017 diwalks2 Orange County, California, United States April 08, 2017 Details
Atlides halesus
Great Purple Hairstreak
April 04, 2017 diwalks2 Orange County, California, United States April 08, 2017 Details
Callophrys perplexa April 04, 2017 jeffgarcia Santa Clara County, California, United States April 08, 2017 Details
Junonia coenia
Common Buckeye
April 01, 2017 RichHubie Mendocino County, California, United States April 08, 2017 Details
Phyciodes mylitta
Mylitta Crescent
April 01, 2017 RichHubie Mendocino County, California, United States April 08, 2017 Details
Pieris rapae
Cabbage White
April 01, 2017 RichHubie Mendocino County, California, United States April 08, 2017 Details
Vanessa cardui
Painted Lady
March 25, 2017 rhedden Crosby County, Texas, United States April 08, 2017 Details
Echinargus isola
Reakirt's Blue
April 05, 2017 njschulz Dallas County, Texas, United States April 08, 2017 Details
Actias luna
Luna moth
June 13, 2015 ellenjones6 Franklin County, New York, United States April 08, 2017 Details
Conchylodes ovulalis April 07, 2017 rosacmchenry@sbcglobal.net Texas, McLennan County, United States April 08, 2017 Details
Chlosyne janais
Crimson Patch
April 05, 2017 whbauer Bexar County, Texas, United States April 08, 2017 Details
Cupido comyntas
Eastern Tailed-Blue
April 04, 2017 ButterBelle Putnam County, Tennessee, United States April 08, 2017 Details
Strymon solitario
Big Bend Scrub-Hairstreak
April 06, 2017 choyt Brewster County, Texas, United States April 08, 2017 Details
Estigmene acrea
Salt Marsh Moth or Acrea Moth
April 05, 2017 tjabour Palm Beach County, Florida, United States April 08, 2017 Details
Orgyia detrita
Fir Tussock Moth
March 22, 2017 Raddd Sarasota County, Florida, United States April 08, 2017 Details
Noctua pronuba
European Yellow Underwing
April 08, 2017 tigermoth Clarke County, Virginia, United States April 08, 2017 Details
Papilio canadensis
Canadian Tiger Swallowtail
June 18, 2016 ellenjones6 Franklin County, New York, United States April 08, 2017 Details
Phyciodes cocyta
Northern Crescent
June 18, 2016 ellenjones6 Franklin County, New York, United States April 08, 2017 Details
Chlosyne harrisii
Harris' Checkerspot
June 18, 2016 ellenjones6 Franklin County, New York, United States April 08, 2017 Details
Phyciodes cocyta
Northern Crescent
June 18, 2016 ellenjones6 Franklin County, New York, United States April 08, 2017 Details
Phyciodes cocyta
Northern Crescent
June 18, 2016 ellenjones6 Franklin County, New York, United States April 08, 2017 Details
Speyeria atlantis
Atlantis Fritillary
June 21, 2016 ellenjones6 Franklin County, New York, United States April 08, 2017 Details
Speyeria atlantis
Atlantis Fritillary
June 25, 2016 ellenjones6 Franklin County, New York, United States April 08, 2017 Details
Speyeria atlantis
Atlantis Fritillary
June 25, 2016 ellenjones6 Franklin County, New York, United States April 08, 2017 Details
Speyeria cybele
Great Spangled Fritillary
July 18, 2016 ellenjones6 Franklin County, New York, United States April 08, 2017 Details
Speyeria cybele
Great Spangled Fritillary
July 25, 2015 ellenjones6 Franklin County, New York, United States April 08, 2017 Details
Speyeria aphrodite
Aphrodite Fritillary
July 10, 2015 ellenjones6 Franklin County, New York, United States April 08, 2017 Details
Speyeria cybele
Great Spangled Fritillary
July 13, 2015 ellenjones6 Franklin County, New York, United States April 08, 2017 Details
Speyeria aphrodite
Aphrodite Fritillary
August 22, 2015 ellenjones6 Franklin County, New York, United States April 08, 2017 Details
Colias interior
Pink-edged Sulphur
June 26, 2015 ellenjones6 Franklin County, New York, United States April 08, 2017 Details
Vanessa atalanta
Red Admiral
July 04, 2015 ellenjones6 Franklin County, New York, United States April 08, 2017 Details
Phyciodes cocyta
Northern Crescent
June 13, 2015 ellenjones6 Franklin County, New York, United States April 08, 2017 Details
Colias philodice
Clouded Sulphur
July 18, 2015 ellenjones6 Franklin County, New York, United States April 08, 2017 Details
Limenitis archippus
Viceroy
August 17, 2015 ellenjones6 Franklin County, New York, United States April 08, 2017 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
August 06, 2015 ellenjones6 Franklin County, New York, United States April 08, 2017 Details
Limenitis archippus
Viceroy
June 17, 2015 ellenjones6 Franklin County, New York, United States April 08, 2017 Details
Vanessa virginiensis
American Lady
April 08, 2017 Ginger1141 Escambia County, Florida, United States April 08, 2017 Details
Antheraea polyphemus
Polyphemus moth
July 27, 2016 Katarina_Glueck Cook County, Illinois, United States April 08, 2017 Details
Antheraea polyphemus
Polyphemus moth
April 06, 2017 Katarina_Glueck Cook County, Illinois, United States April 08, 2017 Details
Battus philenor
Pipevine Swallowtail
April 08, 2017 Anne Wills Putnam County, West Virginia, United States April 08, 2017 Details
Nadata gibbosa
White-dotted Prominent
April 08, 2017 jtylerbell St Marys County, Maryland, United States April 08, 2017 Details
Erynnis juvenalis
Juvenal's Duskywing
April 12, 2016 KristenR White County, Tennessee, United States April 09, 2017 Details
Pyrgus communis
Common Checkered-Skipper
March 30, 2017 StaceyWhetstone Hamblen County, Tennessee, United States April 09, 2017 Details
Erynnis juvenalis
Juvenal's Duskywing
April 03, 2017 donh1298 Fayette County, Tennessee, United States April 09, 2017 Details
Erynnis funeralis
Funereal Duskywing
April 04, 2017 njschulz Dallas County, Texas, United States April 09, 2017 Details
Callophrys eryphon
Western Pine Elfin
April 01, 2017 RichHubie Mendocino County, California, United States April 09, 2017 Details
Celastrina echo
Echo Azure
April 01, 2017 RichHubie Mendocino County, California, United States April 09, 2017 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
April 03, 2017 MAKI Ventura County, California, United States April 09, 2017 Details
Erynnis tristis
Mournful Duskywing
April 04, 2017 MAKI Ventura County, California, United States April 09, 2017 Details
Vanessa cardui
Painted Lady
April 04, 2017 MAKI Los Angeles County, California, United States April 09, 2017 Details
Callophrys augustinus
Brown Elfin
April 04, 2017 MAKI Los Angeles County, California, United States April 09, 2017 Details
Atlides halesus
Great Purple Hairstreak
March 25, 2017 rhedden Crosby County, Texas, United States April 09, 2017 Details
Chlosyne gorgone
Gorgone Checkerspot
March 25, 2017 rhedden Crosby County, Texas, United States April 09, 2017 Details
Papilio palamedes
Palamedes Swallowtail
April 06, 2017 Nancee Cobb Bay County, Florida, United States April 09, 2017 Details
Papilio polyxenes
Black Swallowtail
April 06, 2017 Nancee Cobb Bay County, Florida, United States April 09, 2017 Details
Papilio troilus
Spicebush Swallowtail
April 06, 2017 Nancee Cobb Bay County, Florida, United States April 09, 2017 Details
Battus philenor
Pipevine Swallowtail
April 06, 2017 Nancee Cobb Bay County, Florida, United States April 09, 2017 Details
Callophrys gryneus
Juniper Hairstreak
March 23, 2013 diwalks2 Riverside County, California, United States April 09, 2017 Details
Atlides halesus
Great Purple Hairstreak
March 30, 2013 diwalks2 Orange County, California, United States April 09, 2017 Details
Atlides halesus
Great Purple Hairstreak
November 04, 2012 diwalks2 San Diego County, California, United States April 09, 2017 Details
Danaus gilippus
Queen
November 03, 2012 diwalks2 San Diego County, California, United States April 09, 2017 Details
Danaus gilippus
Queen
November 04, 2012 diwalks2 San Diego County, California, United States April 09, 2017 Details
Apodemia mejicanus
Sonoran Metalmark
November 04, 2012 diwalks2 San Diego County, California, United States April 09, 2017 Details
Actias luna
Luna moth
June 18, 2016 ellenjones6 Franklin County, New York, United States April 09, 2017 Details
Antheraea polyphemus
Polyphemus moth
June 18, 2016 ellenjones6 Franklin County, New York, United States April 09, 2017 Details
Chlosyne gorgone
Gorgone Checkerspot
April 08, 2017 amzapp Texas, Lubbock County, United States April 09, 2017 Details
Polygonia interrogationis
Question Mark
April 08, 2017 Jonathan Clark Evangeline Parish, Louisiana, United States April 09, 2017 Details
Pontia protodice
Checkered White
April 08, 2017 gpstewart Texas, McCulloch County, United States April 09, 2017 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
April 02, 2017 Jonathan Clark La Salle Parish, Louisiana, United States April 09, 2017 Details
Hyles lineata
White-lined Sphinx
April 09, 2017 d356bud Carson County, Texas, United States April 09, 2017 Details
Thorybes bathyllus
Southern Cloudywing
April 08, 2017 Jeff Trahan Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana, United States April 09, 2017 Details
Polites vibex
Whirlabout
April 08, 2017 Jeff Trahan Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana, United States April 09, 2017 Details
Polites vibex
Whirlabout
April 08, 2017 Jeff Trahan Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana, United States April 09, 2017 Details
Nastra lherminier
Swarthy Skipper
April 08, 2017 Jeff Trahan Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana, United States April 09, 2017 Details
Thorybes bathyllus
Southern Cloudywing
April 08, 2017 Jeff Trahan Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana, United States April 09, 2017 Details
Gynnidomorpha romonana May 17, 2015 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States April 09, 2017 Details
Thorybes confusis
Confused Cloudywing
April 08, 2017 Jeff Trahan Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana, United States April 09, 2017 Details
Thorybes confusis
Confused Cloudywing
April 08, 2017 Jeff Trahan Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana, United States April 09, 2017 Details
Strymon melinus
Gray Hairstreak
April 08, 2017 Jeff Trahan Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana, United States April 09, 2017 Details
Iridopsis defectaria
Brown-shaded Gray
April 09, 2017 mellielong Hillsborough County, Florida, United States April 09, 2017 Details
Lomographa semiclarata
Bluish Spring Moth
May 24, 2015 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States April 09, 2017 Details
Calycopis cecrops
Red-banded Hairstreak
April 08, 2017 gunhilda Payne County, Oklahoma, United States April 09, 2017 Details
Nadata gibbosa
White-dotted Prominent
April 04, 2017 Luna-tics Wakulla County, Florida, United States April 09, 2017 Details
Derrima stellata
Pink Star Moth
April 09, 2017 Luna-tics Wakulla County, Florida, United States April 09, 2017 Details
Anavitrinella pampinaria
Common Gray
May 24, 2015 drkilmer Maryland, United States April 09, 2017 Details
Nymphalis vaualbum
Compton Tortoiseshell
April 09, 2017 Mr Bill E-B Ontario, Canada April 09, 2017 Details
Amorpha juglandis
Walnut sphinx
April 09, 2017 Luna-tics Wakulla County, Florida, United States April 09, 2017 Details
Junonia coenia
Common Buckeye
April 07, 2017 Jeff Trahan McCurtain County, Oklahoma, United States April 09, 2017 Details
Erynnis funeralis
Funereal Duskywing
April 07, 2017 Jeff Trahan McCurtain County, Oklahoma, United States April 09, 2017 Details
Pontia protodice
Checkered White
April 07, 2017 Jeff Trahan McCurtain County, Oklahoma, United States April 09, 2017 Details
Parrhasius m album
White-M Hairstreak
April 08, 2017 mmcmaste1 Shelby County, Tennessee, United States April 09, 2017 Details
Chlosyne acastus
Sagebrush Checkerspot
April 09, 2017 guy_incognito Riverside County, California, United States April 09, 2017 Details
Epargyreus clarus
Silver-spotted Skipper
April 06, 2017 Jeff Trahan Red River Parish, Louisiana, United States April 09, 2017 Details
Hermeuptychia sosybius
Carolina Satyr
March 12, 2017 Steve Krotzer Perry County, Mississippi, United States April 09, 2017 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
April 06, 2017 Jeff Trahan Red River Parish, Louisiana, United States April 09, 2017 Details
Junonia coenia
Common Buckeye
March 14, 2017 Steve Krotzer Perry County, Mississippi, United States April 09, 2017 Details
Papilio palamedes
Palamedes Swallowtail
March 12, 2017 Steve Krotzer Perry County, Mississippi, United States April 09, 2017 Details