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
Bellura densa
Pickerelweed Borer Moth
November 13, 2012 JeanEvoy De Soto County, Florida, United States March 09, 2015 Details
Lascoria orneodalis November 20, 2011 JeanEvoy De Soto County, Florida, United States March 09, 2015 Details
Pyrgus communis
Common Checkered-Skipper
August 26, 2013 richtrebbien Ada County, Idaho, United States March 09, 2015 Details
Neophasia menapia
Pine White
August 07, 2013 Kelly Evans Idaho, United States March 09, 2015 Details
Polygonia satyrus
Satyr Comma
March 30, 2013 pcastrovillo Canyon County, Idaho, United States March 09, 2015 Details
Parnassius clodius
Clodius Parnassian
May 25, 2013 pcastrovillo Idaho County, Idaho, United States March 09, 2015 Details
Callophrys nelsoni
Nelson's Hairstreak
June 10, 2013 Lindell Haggin Shoshone County, Idaho, United States March 09, 2015 Details
Limenitis archippus
Viceroy
June 01, 2014 carlysummer Adams County, Idaho, United States March 09, 2015 Details
Callophrys rosneri
Rosner's Hairstreak
June 01, 2014 plex1ppus Latah County, Idaho, United States March 09, 2015 Details
Actias luna
Luna moth
August 20, 2014 LuckyLogan Plymouth County, Iowa, United States March 09, 2015 Details
Atteva aurea
Ailanthus Webworm Moth
August 20, 2014 LuckyLogan Plymouth County, Iowa, United States March 09, 2015 Details
Caenurgina erechtea
Forage Looper Moth
July 21, 2014 LuckyLogan Plymouth County, Iowa, United States March 09, 2015 Details
Hypoprepia miniata
Scarlet-winged Lichen Moth
July 13, 2014 LuckyLogan Plymouth County, Iowa, United States March 09, 2015 Details
Haploa lecontei
Leconte's Haploa
June 10, 2014 LuckyLogan Plymouth County, Iowa, United States March 09, 2015 Details
Nematocampa resistaria
Horned Spanworm Moth
June 18, 2014 LuckyLogan Plymouth County, Iowa, United States March 09, 2015 Details
Galasa nigrinodis August 03, 2014 LuckyLogan Plymouth County, Iowa, United States March 09, 2015 Details
Nomophila nearctica
Lucerne Moth
August 01, 2014 LuckyLogan Plymouth County, Iowa, United States March 09, 2015 Details
Hypena scabra
Green Cloverworm Moth
July 30, 2014 LuckyLogan Plymouth County, Iowa, United States March 09, 2015 Details
Udea rubigalis
Celery Leaftier Moth
July 25, 2014 LuckyLogan Plymouth County, Iowa, United States March 09, 2015 Details
Nadata gibbosa
White-dotted Prominent
July 24, 2014 LuckyLogan Plymouth County, Iowa, United States March 09, 2015 Details
Hyles euphorbiae
Spurge hawkmoth
July 22, 2014 LuckyLogan Plymouth County, Iowa, United States March 09, 2015 Details
Megalographa biloba
Bilobed Looper Moth
March 07, 2015 The_Battus_philenor Butte County, California, United States March 09, 2015 Details
Callophrys dumetorum
Coastal Green Hairstreak
March 08, 2015 MAKI Ventura County, California, United States March 09, 2015 Details
Antheraea polyphemus
Polyphemus moth
February 26, 2015 Mpohlers Hillsborough County, Florida, United States March 09, 2015 Details
Agnorisma badinodis
Pale-banded Dart
October 04, 2013 disteffv Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States March 09, 2015 Details
Zale horrida
Horrid Zale
March 23, 2012 haczech Jackson County, Alabama, United States March 09, 2015 Details
Pyrrharctia isabella
Isabella Tiger Moth or Banded Woolybear
April 08, 2012 haczech Jackson County, Alabama, United States March 09, 2015 Details
Iridopsis defectaria
Brown-shaded Gray
November 04, 2014 haczech Jackson County, Alabama, United States March 09, 2015 Details
Vanessa cardui
Painted Lady
March 08, 2015 The_Battus_philenor Butte County, California, United States March 09, 2015 Details
Papilio rutulus
Western Tiger Swallowtail
March 01, 2015 The_Battus_philenor Butte County, California, United States March 09, 2015 Details
Brephidium exilis
Western Pygmy-Blue
March 08, 2015 ezeemonee Kern County, California, United States March 09, 2015 Details
Autographa californica March 08, 2015 ezeemonee Ventura County, California, United States March 09, 2015 Details
Argyresthia freyella June 07, 2014 Jim Eckert Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States March 09, 2015 Details
Alypia wittfeldii
Wittfeld's Forester
March 08, 2015 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States March 09, 2015 Details
Alypia wittfeldii
Wittfeld's Forester
March 08, 2015 beetles13 Polk County, Florida, United States March 09, 2015 Details
Eilema bicolor
Bicolored Moth
July 09, 1998 curtis.lehman Hamilton County, New York, United States March 09, 2015 Details
Alypia ridingsii
Riding's Forester Moth
March 08, 2015 Robert Gorman San Diego County, California, United States March 09, 2015 Details
Hyles lineata
White-lined Sphinx
March 08, 2015 Fraumann San Diego County, California, United States March 09, 2015 Details
Systasea zampa
Arizona Powdered Skipper
March 07, 2015 Robert Gorman San Diego County, California, United States March 09, 2015 Details
Callophrys gryneus
Juniper Hairstreak
March 08, 2015 Robert Gorman San Diego County, California, United States March 09, 2015 Details
Catocala mira
Wonderful Underwing
August 16, 2009 Lula Field Franklin County, Massachusetts, United States March 09, 2015 Details
Crambus agitatellus July 15, 2010 Lula Field Essex County, New York, United States March 09, 2015 Details
Chrysoteuchia topiaria August 09, 2013 Lula Field Essex County, New York, United States March 09, 2015 Details
Aglossa costiferalis July 13, 2010 Lula Field Essex County, New York, United States March 09, 2015 Details
Peoria approximella
Carmine Snout Moth
July 15, 2010 Lula Field Essex County, New York, United States March 09, 2015 Details
Oidaematophorus eupatorii
Eupatorium Plume Moth
July 13, 2010 Lula Field Essex County, New York, United States March 09, 2015 Details
Drepana arcuata
Arched Hooktip
July 19, 2008 Lula Field Essex County, New York, United States March 09, 2015 Details
Drepana bilineata
Two-lined Hooktip
July 25, 2010 Lula Field Essex County, New York, United States March 09, 2015 Details
Eudeilinia herminiata
Northern Eudeilinea
July 25, 2010 Lula Field Essex County, New York, United States March 09, 2015 Details
Philotes sonorensis
Sonoran Blue
March 08, 2015 Robert Gorman San Diego County, California, United States March 09, 2015 Details
Lascoria ambigualis
Ambiguous Moth
March 07, 2015 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States March 09, 2015 Details
Callopistria cordata
Silver-spotted Fern Moth
March 07, 2015 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States March 09, 2015 Details
Hypena palparia
Mottled Bomolocha Moth
March 07, 2015 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States March 09, 2015 Details
Euphydryas chalcedona
Chalcedon Checkerspot
March 07, 2015 Robert Gorman San Diego County, California, United States March 09, 2015 Details
Samea ecclesialis
Assembly Moth
March 07, 2015 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States March 09, 2015 Details
Nadata gibbosa
White-dotted Prominent
March 07, 2015 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States March 09, 2015 Details
Tetanolita floridana
Florida Tetanolita Moth
March 07, 2015 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States March 09, 2015 Details
Cisthene striata
Striated Lichen Moth
March 07, 2015 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States March 09, 2015 Details
Heterocampa astarte March 08, 2015 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States March 09, 2015 Details
Ectropis crepuscularia
The Small Engrailed
March 08, 2015 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States March 09, 2015 Details
Cisthene subjecta
Subject Lichen Moth
March 08, 2015 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States March 09, 2015 Details
Elaphria chalcedonia
Chalcedony Midget
March 08, 2015 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States March 09, 2015 Details
Diacme adipaloides March 08, 2015 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States March 09, 2015 Details
Cosmosoma myrodora
Scarlet-Bodied Wasp Moth
March 08, 2015 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States March 09, 2015 Details
Panopoda carneicosta
Brown Panopoda
March 08, 2015 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States March 09, 2015 Details
Papilio polyxenes
Black Swallowtail
March 08, 2015 Robert Gorman San Diego County, California, United States March 09, 2015 Details
Pococera asperatella
Maple Webworm Moth
October 23, 2014 jeffmci9 Texas, Travis County, United States March 09, 2015 Details
Phyciodes mylitta
Mylitta Crescent
September 20, 2013 imthinkingoutloud Canyon County, Idaho, United States March 10, 2015 Details
Antiblemma concinnula October 06, 2013 Peter Homann Leon County, Florida, United States March 10, 2015 Details
Zale declarans April 03, 2014 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States March 10, 2015 Details
Vanessa cardui
Painted Lady
May 07, 2014 carlysummer Adams County, Idaho, United States March 10, 2015 Details
Wallengrenia otho
Southern Broken-Dash
May 16, 2014 xashleyjanelle Polk County, Florida, United States March 10, 2015 Details
Pontia occidentalis
Western White
June 01, 2014 carlysummer Adams County, Idaho, United States March 10, 2015 Details
Lycaena mariposa
Mariposa Copper
July 30, 2014 richtrebbien Valley County, Idaho, United States March 10, 2015 Details
Hyalophora euryalus
Ceanothus silkmoth
August 01, 2014 kevin.idaho Bonner County, Idaho, United States March 10, 2015 Details
Vanessa cardui
Painted Lady
August 22, 2014 bright Latah County, Idaho, United States March 10, 2015 Details
Idia immaculalis May 22, 2014 Stuart Marcus Texas, Liberty County, United States March 10, 2015 Details
Hypsopygia olinalis October 03, 2014 jeffmci9 Texas, Travis County, United States March 10, 2015 Details
Sphinx vashti
Vashti sphinx
June 04, 2014 cliffweisse Fremont County, Idaho, United States March 10, 2015 Details
Peridroma saucia
Variegated Cutworm Moth
July 19, 2014 falecore Richmond County, New York, United States March 10, 2015 Details
Euchromius californicalis
California Grass-veneer Moth
October 03, 2014 jeffmci9 Texas, Travis County, United States March 10, 2015 Details
Cissusa spadix
Black-Dotted Brown
March 07, 2015 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States March 10, 2015 Details
Strymon istapa
Mallow Scrub-Hairstreak
February 27, 2015 John P Gorey Maricopa County, Arizona, United States March 10, 2015 Details
Anacampsis coverdalella
Coverdale's Anacampsis Moth
March 08, 2015 JeanEvoy De Soto County, Florida, United States March 10, 2015 Details
Calephelis nemesis
Fatal Metalmark
March 09, 2015 MAKI Ventura County, California, United States March 10, 2015 Details
Euphydryas chalcedona
Chalcedon Checkerspot
March 09, 2015 MAKI Ventura County, California, United States March 10, 2015 Details
Chlosyne gabbii
Gabb's Checkerspot
March 09, 2015 MAKI Ventura County, California, United States March 10, 2015 Details
Smerinthus cerisyi
One-eyed sphinx
March 09, 2015 The_Battus_philenor Butte County, California, United States March 10, 2015 Details
Colias eurytheme
Orange Sulphur
March 09, 2015 Nancy Hamlett Los Angeles County, California, United States March 10, 2015 Details
Enchoria lacteata March 09, 2015 jim.odonater Clark County, Washington, United States March 10, 2015 Details
Erynnis funeralis
Funereal Duskywing
March 09, 2015 Nancy Hamlett Los Angeles County, California, United States March 10, 2015 Details
Elophila faulalis March 10, 2015 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States March 10, 2015 Details
Dryocampa rubicunda
Rosy maple moth
March 09, 2015 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States March 10, 2015 Details
Costaconvexa centrostrigaria
The Bent-line Carpet
March 10, 2015 whbauer Bexar County, Texas, United States March 10, 2015 Details
Parapediasia decorella March 09, 2015 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States March 10, 2015 Details
Speranza pustularia
Lesser Maple Spanworm Moth
August 02, 2008 Lula Field Essex County, New York, United States March 10, 2015 Details
Melanolophia canadaria
Canadian melanolophia
March 09, 2015 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States March 10, 2015 Details
Hypena palparia
Mottled Bomolocha Moth
March 09, 2015 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States March 10, 2015 Details
Oenobotys vinotinctalis
Wine-tinted Oenobotys
March 09, 2015 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States March 10, 2015 Details
Oxydia vesulia March 10, 2015 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States March 10, 2015 Details