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
Cenopis pettitana
Maple-basswood Leafroller Moth
June 03, 2016 Jon Rapp Boone County, Missouri, United States June 08, 2016 Details
Haploa lecontei
Leconte's Haploa
June 03, 2016 Jon Rapp Boone County, Missouri, United States June 08, 2016 Details
Sphinx vashti
Vashti sphinx
May 26, 2016 carlysummer Adams County, Idaho, United States June 08, 2016 Details
Plebejus saepiolus
Greenish Blue
June 05, 2016 Kristie Nelson Mono County, California, United States June 08, 2016 Details
Lycaena rubidus
Ruddy Copper
June 05, 2016 Kristie Nelson Mono County, California, United States June 08, 2016 Details
Chlosyne acastus
Sagebrush Checkerspot
June 05, 2016 Kristie Nelson Mono County, California, United States June 08, 2016 Details
Satyrium behrii
Behr's Hairstreak
June 05, 2016 Kristie Nelson Mono County, California, United States June 08, 2016 Details
Speyeria cybele
Great Spangled Fritillary
June 06, 2016 lilkriskattn Sequatchie County, Tennessee, United States June 08, 2016 Details
Hyalophora cecropia
Cecropia silkmoth
June 06, 2016 tcollins24 Ziebach County, South Dakota, United States June 08, 2016 Details
Pieris marginalis
Margined White
May 26, 2016 RichHubie Mendocino County, California, United States June 08, 2016 Details
Euphydryas chalcedona
Chalcedon Checkerspot
June 06, 2016 Bdog Los Angeles County, California, United States June 08, 2016 Details
Lycaena arota
Tailed Copper
June 06, 2016 Bdog Los Angeles County, California, United States June 08, 2016 Details
Strymon melinus
Gray Hairstreak
June 06, 2016 Mzteachuh San Bernardino County, California, United States June 08, 2016 Details
Nathalis iole
Dainty Sulphur
June 04, 2016 MAKI Ventura County, California, United States June 08, 2016 Details
Euphydryas chalcedona
Chalcedon Checkerspot
June 02, 2016 MAKI Los Angeles County, California, United States June 08, 2016 Details
Hyalophora cecropia
Cecropia silkmoth
June 06, 2016 Maddawgjoe Campbell County, Wyoming, United States June 08, 2016 Details
Limenitis lorquini
Lorquin's Admiral
June 01, 2016 yamashta Multnomah County, Oregon, United States June 08, 2016 Details
Crambus agitatellus June 07, 2016 monikawood Steuben County, New York, United States June 08, 2016 Details
Photedes panatela
Northern Cordgrass Borer
June 04, 2016 tom murray Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States June 08, 2016 Details
Lacinipolia renigera
Bristly Cutworm Moth
June 05, 2016 Jarchibold Saratoga County, New York, United States June 08, 2016 Details
Chlorochlamys chloroleucaria
Blackberry Looper Moth
June 06, 2016 Jarchibold Saratoga County, New York, United States June 08, 2016 Details
Phyciodes cocyta
Northern Crescent
June 07, 2016 rocksnstars Oxford County, Maine, United States June 08, 2016 Details
Xanthotype sp. June 06, 2016 Jarchibold Saratoga County, New York, United States June 08, 2016 Details
Anagrapha falcifera
Celery Looper Moth
June 07, 2016 Jarchibold Saratoga County, New York, United States June 08, 2016 Details
Papilio canadensis
Canadian Tiger Swallowtail
June 07, 2016 rocksnstars Oxford County, Maine, United States June 08, 2016 Details
Achalarus lyciades
Hoary Edge
June 05, 2016 Mapper Johnson County, Illinois, United States June 08, 2016 Details
Scopula limboundata
Large Lace-border
June 05, 2016 Mapper Johnson County, Illinois, United States June 08, 2016 Details
Pyrrharctia isabella
Isabella Tiger Moth or Banded Woolybear
June 07, 2016 trinectes Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States June 08, 2016 Details
Zale galbanata
Maple Zale
June 07, 2016 trinectes Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States June 08, 2016 Details
Xubida panalope June 07, 2016 trinectes Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States June 08, 2016 Details
Scopula limboundata
Large Lace-border
June 05, 2016 Mapper Johnson County, Illinois, United States June 08, 2016 Details
Bleptina caradrinalis
Bent-winged Owlet Moth
June 06, 2016 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States June 08, 2016 Details
Microcrambus biguttellus
Gold-stripe Grass-veneer Moth
June 06, 2016 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States June 08, 2016 Details
Coleophora cratipennella
Streaked Coleophora Moth
June 07, 2016 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States June 08, 2016 Details
Coryphista meadii
Barberry Geometer
June 07, 2016 Aleasha Carrier Jefferson County, Kentucky, United States June 08, 2016 Details
Cycnia tenera
Delicate Cycnia or Dogbane Tiger Moth
June 07, 2016 Aleasha Carrier Jefferson County, Kentucky, United States June 08, 2016 Details
Callosamia angulifera
Tuliptree silkmoth
June 05, 2016 Aleasha Carrier Jefferson County, Kentucky, United States June 08, 2016 Details
Ceratomia catalpae
Catalpa sphinx
June 07, 2016 Aleasha Carrier Jefferson County, Kentucky, United States June 08, 2016 Details
Yponomeuta multipunctella
American Ermine Moth
June 07, 2016 K. S. Veitch Laurel County, Kentucky, United States June 08, 2016 Details
Olethreutes fasciatana June 07, 2016 K. S. Veitch Laurel County, Kentucky, United States June 08, 2016 Details
Tosale oviplagalis June 07, 2016 K. S. Veitch Laurel County, Kentucky, United States June 08, 2016 Details
Eutrapela clemataria
Curved-Toothed Geometer
June 07, 2016 K. S. Veitch Laurel County, Kentucky, United States June 08, 2016 Details
Paonias myops
Small-eyed sphinx
June 07, 2016 K. S. Veitch Laurel County, Kentucky, United States June 08, 2016 Details
Nadata gibbosa
White-dotted Prominent
June 08, 2016 K. S. Veitch Laurel County, Kentucky, United States June 08, 2016 Details
Spargaloma sexpunctata
Six-spotted Gray Moth
June 07, 2016 K. S. Veitch Laurel County, Kentucky, United States June 08, 2016 Details
Autographa precationis
The Common Looper Moth
June 06, 2016 K. S. Veitch Laurel County, Kentucky, United States June 08, 2016 Details
Acleris curvalana June 05, 2016 K. S. Veitch Laurel County, Kentucky, United States June 08, 2016 Details
Chytolita morbidalis
Morbid Owlet Moth
June 08, 2016 drkilmer Maryland, United States June 08, 2016 Details
Choristoneura obsoletana June 08, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States June 08, 2016 Details
Macaria aemulataria
Common Angle
June 08, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada June 08, 2016 Details
Hyperaeschra georgica
Georgian Prominent
June 08, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada June 08, 2016 Details
Protodeltote muscosula
Large Mossy Lithacodia
June 05, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada June 08, 2016 Details
Malacosoma disstria
Forest Tent Caterpillar Moth
June 07, 2016 Amy_Taylor Roberts County, South Dakota, United States June 08, 2016 Details
Antheraea polyphemus
Polyphemus moth
June 07, 2016 kimwilliams Baltimore County, Maryland, United States June 08, 2016 Details
Udea rubigalis
Celery Leaftier Moth
June 08, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada June 08, 2016 Details
Leuconycta diphteroides
Green Leuconycta
June 08, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada June 08, 2016 Details
Papilio eurymedon
Pale Swallowtail
June 07, 2016 4oclockwatch Jackson County, Oregon, United States June 08, 2016 Details
Actias luna
Luna moth
May 23, 2016 hwells Horry County, South Carolina, United States June 08, 2016 Details
Polygonia faunus
Green Comma
June 06, 2016 pdxgene711 Jefferson County, Oregon, United States June 08, 2016 Details
Callosamia promethea
Promethea silkmoth
June 08, 2016 Julesanne Garrett County, Maryland, United States June 08, 2016 Details
Megisto cymela
Little Wood-Satyr
June 08, 2016 rocksnstars Oxford County, Maine, United States June 08, 2016 Details
Nomophila nearctica
Lucerne Moth
May 23, 2016 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada June 08, 2016 Details
Euphyia intermediata
Sharp-angled Carpet
May 23, 2016 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada June 08, 2016 Details
Hethemia pistasciaria
Pistachio Emerald
May 23, 2016 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada June 08, 2016 Details
Cladara limitaria
Mottled Gray Carpet
May 23, 2016 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada June 08, 2016 Details
Melanolophia signataria
Signate Melanolophia
May 23, 2016 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada June 08, 2016 Details
Euclidia cuspidea
Toothed Somberwing
May 23, 2016 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada June 08, 2016 Details
Phalaenophana pyramusalis
Dark-banded Owlet Moth
May 24, 2016 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada June 08, 2016 Details
Limenitis lorquini
Lorquin's Admiral
June 07, 2016 Kristie Nelson Mono County, California, United States June 08, 2016 Details
Redectis vitrea June 07, 2016 pbedell Chesterfield County, Virginia, United States June 08, 2016 Details
Lymantria dispar
Gypsy Moth
June 08, 2016 Nevakins Essex County, Massachusetts, United States June 08, 2016 Details
Glena plumosaria June 02, 2016 K Stilwell Tazewell County, Virginia, United States June 08, 2016 Details
Hypercompe scribonia
Great Leopard Moth
June 02, 2016 K Stilwell Tazewell County, Virginia, United States June 08, 2016 Details
Hypena madefactalis
Gray-edged Bomolocha Moth
June 07, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States June 08, 2016 Details
Hethemia pistasciaria
Pistachio Emerald
June 06, 2016 K Stilwell Tazewell County, Virginia, United States June 08, 2016 Details
Scopula limboundata
Large Lace-border
May 28, 2016 CA Ivy Logan County, Arkansas, United States June 08, 2016 Details
Pangrapta decoralis
Decorated Owlet
June 07, 2016 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States June 08, 2016 Details
Clemensia albata
Little White Lichen Moth
June 06, 2016 Dave Webb Harford County, Maryland, United States June 08, 2016 Details
Problema byssus
Byssus Skipper
June 02, 2016 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States June 08, 2016 Details
Papilio polyxenes
Black Swallowtail
March 29, 2014 GCSnelling San Bernardino County, California, United States June 08, 2016 Details
Hyalophora cecropia
Cecropia silkmoth
June 08, 2016 Corgi Girl Chesterfield County, Virginia, United States June 08, 2016 Details
Phyciodes mylitta
Mylitta Crescent
June 08, 2016 RichHubie Mendocino County, California, United States June 08, 2016 Details
Dichomeris vacciniella October 22, 2015 tom murray Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States June 09, 2016 Details
Isa textula
Crowned Slug Moth
July 14, 2015 Jon Rapp Boone County, Missouri, United States June 09, 2016 Details
Conchylodes ovulalis June 04, 2016 Jon Rapp Boone County, Missouri, United States June 09, 2016 Details
Hyalophora cecropia
Cecropia silkmoth
June 05, 2016 Jon Rapp Boone County, Missouri, United States June 09, 2016 Details
Enodia anthedon
Northern Pearly-eye
June 05, 2016 hiker96 Platte County, Missouri, United States June 09, 2016 Details
Thorybes pylades
Northern Cloudywing
June 05, 2016 hiker96 Platte County, Missouri, United States June 09, 2016 Details
Chlosyne nycteis
Silvery Checkerspot
June 05, 2016 hiker96 Platte County, Missouri, United States June 09, 2016 Details
Darapsa myron
Virginia creeper sphinx
June 07, 2016 kossorihana Lafayette Parish, Louisiana, United States June 09, 2016 Details
Lerodea eufala
Eufala Skipper
June 05, 2016 Robert Epstein Highlands County, Florida, United States June 09, 2016 Details
Argyrotaenia quadrifasciana June 06, 2016 Jon Rapp Boone County, Missouri, United States June 09, 2016 Details
Pyrausta tyralis June 08, 2016 Debbie cone St Lucie County, Florida, United States June 09, 2016 Details
Harrisimemna trisignata
Harris' Three Spot
June 06, 2016 CathK Albany County, New York, United States June 09, 2016 Details
Apamea sordens finitima
Bordered Apamea
June 06, 2016 CathK Albany County, New York, United States June 09, 2016 Details
Copivaleria grotei
Grote's Sallow
May 28, 2016 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada June 09, 2016 Details
Poanes hobomok
Hobomok Skipper
June 07, 2016 whhowe Ontario County, New York, United States June 09, 2016 Details
Stigmella macrocarpae June 07, 2016 Dave Webb Harford County, Maryland, United States June 09, 2016 Details
Lycaena hyllus
Bronze Copper
June 08, 2016 jvkopple2 Kalkaska County, Michigan, United States June 09, 2016 Details
Alsophila pometaria
Fall Cankerworm Moth
November 09, 2015 devjohnstone Nova Scotia, Canada June 09, 2016 Details