Recently Verified Sightings

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Species Observation Date Submitter Location Verified Datesort icon
Alypia wittfeldii
Wittfeld's Forester
March 23, 2011 LeannS Lake County, Florida, United States December 07, 2014 Details
Trichosilia manifesta March 24, 2011 Lois Stacey Aiken County, South Carolina, United States December 07, 2014 Details
Eulithis sp. May 14, 2011 Lois Stacey Aiken County, South Carolina, United States December 07, 2014 Details
Eulithis sp. July 19, 2011 corey.husic Monroe County, Pennsylvania, United States December 07, 2014 Details
Eulithis sp. July 30, 2011 corey.husic Monroe County, Pennsylvania, United States December 07, 2014 Details
Acronicta interrupta
Interrupted Dagger Moth
June 27, 2014 stormyeyes99 Sussex County, New Jersey, United States December 07, 2014 Details
Lithophane querquera
Shivering Pinion
June 22, 2014 stormyeyes99 Sussex County, New Jersey, United States December 07, 2014 Details
Lomographa vestaliata
White Spring Moth
June 27, 2014 stormyeyes99 Sussex County, New Jersey, United States December 07, 2014 Details
Eacles imperialis
Imperial moth
December 06, 2014 rhh0ryu Martin County, Florida, United States December 07, 2014 Details
Mythimna unipuncta
Armyworm Moth
July 29, 2014 disteffv Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States December 07, 2014 Details
Utetheisa ornatrix
Bella Moth
December 06, 2014 Nancee Cobb Bay County, Florida, United States December 07, 2014 Details
Heliothis phloxiphaga June 10, 2014 coreyk Clark County, Nevada, United States December 07, 2014 Details
Ephestia kuehniella
Mediterranean Flour Moth
June 20, 2014 coreyk Clark County, Nevada, United States December 07, 2014 Details
Raphia frater
The Brother Moth
August 23, 2014 disteffv Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States December 07, 2014 Details
Anomis privata July 29, 2014 disteffv Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States December 07, 2014 Details
Dryocampa rubicunda
Rosy maple moth
June 01, 2014 Sue Gregoire Schuyler County, New York, United States December 07, 2014 Details
Antheraea polyphemus
Polyphemus moth
June 08, 2014 Sue Gregoire Schuyler County, New York, United States December 07, 2014 Details
Actias luna
Luna moth
May 24, 2014 Sue Gregoire Schuyler County, New York, United States December 07, 2014 Details
Callosamia promethea
Promethea silkmoth
June 10, 2014 Sue Gregoire Schuyler County, New York, United States December 07, 2014 Details
Hyalophora cecropia
Cecropia silkmoth
June 01, 2014 Sue Gregoire Schuyler County, New York, United States December 07, 2014 Details
Ceratomia undulosa
Waved sphinx
June 02, 2014 Sue Gregoire Schuyler County, New York, United States December 07, 2014 Details
Sphinx kalmiae
Laurel sphinx
July 11, 2014 Sue Gregoire Schuyler County, New York, United States December 07, 2014 Details
Smerinthus jamaicensis
Twin-spotted sphinx
May 24, 2014 Sue Gregoire Schuyler County, New York, United States December 07, 2014 Details
Paonias excaecata
Blinded sphinx
July 01, 2014 Sue Gregoire Schuyler County, New York, United States December 07, 2014 Details
Psychomorpha epimenis
Grapevine Epimenis
April 28, 2014 Intrinsic3141 Suffolk County, New York, United States December 08, 2014 Details
Phyllodesma americana
Lappet Moth
May 09, 2014 CathK Albany County, New York, United States December 08, 2014 Details
Agonopterix clemensella May 08, 2014 CathK Albany County, New York, United States December 08, 2014 Details
Dioryctria abietivorella
Evergreen Coneworm Moth
May 29, 2014 CathK Essex County, New York, United States December 08, 2014 Details
Aphomia sociella
Bee Moth
June 01, 2014 CathK Clinton County, New York, United States December 08, 2014 Details
Sphecodina abbottii
Abbott's sphinx
June 03, 2014 cakallery Bronx County, New York, United States December 08, 2014 Details
Tetracis crocallata
Yellow Slant-line
June 03, 2014 CathK Albany County, New York, United States December 08, 2014 Details
Iridopsis larvaria
Bent-Lined Gray
June 03, 2014 CathK Albany County, New York, United States December 08, 2014 Details
Epelis truncataria
Black-Banded Orange
May 04, 2008 Jeremy Martin Cattaraugus County, New York, United States December 08, 2014 Details
Phalaenostola larentioides
Black-banded Owlet Moth
June 22, 2013 Jeremy Martin Allegany County, New York, United States December 08, 2014 Details
Mythimna oxygala June 22, 2013 Jeremy Martin Allegany County, New York, United States December 08, 2014 Details
Eutrapela clemataria
Curved-Toothed Geometer
May 21, 2014 CathK Albany County, New York, United States December 08, 2014 Details
Callosamia angulifera
Tuliptree silkmoth
June 05, 2014 MartinL Sullivan County, New York, United States December 08, 2014 Details
Digrammia ocellinata
Faint-spotted Angle
June 05, 2014 Intrinsic3141 Suffolk County, New York, United States December 08, 2014 Details
Maliattha synochitis
Black-dotted Maliattha
June 24, 2013 Jeremy Martin Allegany County, New York, United States December 08, 2014 Details
Zanclognatha pedipilalis
Grayish Zanclognatha Moth
June 24, 2013 Jeremy Martin Allegany County, New York, United States December 08, 2014 Details
Cnephasia stephensiana
Gray Tortrix
June 24, 2013 Jeremy Martin Allegany County, New York, United States December 08, 2014 Details
Eupithecia absinthiata July 27, 2014 fmgee British Columbia, Canada December 08, 2014 Details
Eremobina claudens
Dark-winged Quaker
August 22, 2014 jim8435wisc Denali Borough, Alaska, United States December 08, 2014 Details
Ochlodes sylvanoides
Woodland Skipper
September 10, 2014 Sue Orlowski Spokane County, Washington, United States December 08, 2014 Details
Atalopedes campestris
Sachem
October 19, 2014 Jdammarell Lincoln County, Washington, United States December 08, 2014 Details
Polites sabuleti
Sandhill Skipper
August 25, 2014 Jdammarell Lincoln County, Washington, United States December 08, 2014 Details
Platyptilia carduidactyla October 08, 2014 doris potter British Columbia, Canada December 08, 2014 Details
Pero mizon October 08, 2014 doris potter British Columbia, Canada December 08, 2014 Details
Dysstroma sobria
10-spotted Rhododendron Moth
October 09, 2014 doris potter British Columbia, Canada December 08, 2014 Details
Toxonprucha volucris June 28, 2014 coreyk Clark County, Nevada, United States December 08, 2014 Details
Eumorpha fasciatus
Banded sphinx
May 28, 2012 sheath Brazoria County, Texas, United States December 08, 2014 Details
Automeris io
Io moth
July 07, 2014 sheath Brazoria County, Texas, United States December 08, 2014 Details
Heterocampa guttivitta
Maple Prominent
August 23, 2014 disteffv Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States December 08, 2014 Details
Tosale oviplagalis August 23, 2014 disteffv Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States December 08, 2014 Details
Raphia frater
The Brother Moth
August 23, 2014 disteffv Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States December 08, 2014 Details
Allotria elonympha
False Underwing
August 23, 2014 disteffv Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States December 08, 2014 Details
Orthonama obstipata
The Gem
October 27, 2014 NJc Mercer County, New Jersey, United States December 08, 2014 Details
Operophtera bruceata
The Bruce Spanworm
December 07, 2014 NJc Mercer County, New Jersey, United States December 08, 2014 Details
Speyeria aphrodite
Aphrodite Fritillary
July 26, 2014 J_Martineau Sheridan County, Wyoming, United States December 08, 2014 Details
Hypoprepia miniata
Scarlet-winged Lichen Moth
July 26, 2014 J_Martineau Sheridan County, Wyoming, United States December 08, 2014 Details
Synchlora bistriaria
Oblique-striped Emerald Moth
July 26, 2014 J_Martineau Sheridan County, Wyoming, United States December 08, 2014 Details
Idia occidentalis July 26, 2014 J_Martineau Sheridan County, Wyoming, United States December 08, 2014 Details
Idia americalis
American Idia Moth
July 26, 2014 J_Martineau Sheridan County, Wyoming, United States December 08, 2014 Details
Dioryctria ponderosae July 26, 2014 J_Martineau Sheridan County, Wyoming, United States December 08, 2014 Details
Archips cerasivorana
Ugly-nest Caterpillar Moth
July 26, 2014 J_Martineau Sheridan County, Wyoming, United States December 08, 2014 Details
Virbia laeta
Joyful Holomelina
June 24, 2013 Jeremy Martin Allegany County, New York, United States December 09, 2014 Details
Anania coronata June 24, 2013 Jeremy Martin Allegany County, New York, United States December 09, 2014 Details
Olethreutes bipartitana June 05, 2014 a-o Tompkins County, New York, United States December 09, 2014 Details
Elophila icciusalis
Pondside Pyralid
June 05, 2014 a-o Tompkins County, New York, United States December 09, 2014 Details
Callosamia promethea
Promethea silkmoth
June 05, 2014 Barbara1123 Cortland County, New York, United States December 09, 2014 Details
Ponometia erastrioides
Small Bird-dropping Moth
June 06, 2014 CathK Albany County, New York, United States December 09, 2014 Details
Phalaenostola metonalis
Pale Epidelta Moth
June 04, 2014 Nathaniel Young Tompkins County, New York, United States December 09, 2014 Details
Polygonia comma
Eastern Comma
July 17, 2014 cfrank Schenectady County, New York, United States December 09, 2014 Details
Triphosa haesitata
Tissue Moth
April 19, 2004 neilds37 Clallam County, Washington, United States December 09, 2014 Details
Amblyptilia pica
Geranium Plume Moth
September 08, 2014 swiseeagle Wrangell-Petersburg Borough, Alaska, United States December 09, 2014 Details
Pasiphila rectangulata
Green Pug
June 23, 2014 abwest Hancock County, Ohio, United States December 09, 2014 Details
Satyrium caryaevorus
Hickory Hairstreak
July 09, 2014 disteffv Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, United States December 09, 2014 Details
Ministrymon clytie
Clytie Ministreak
November 08, 2013 Tommie Rogers Hidalgo County, Texas, United States December 09, 2014 Details
Copaeodes minima
Southern Skipperling
November 08, 2014 mbowling Jefferson County, Texas, United States December 09, 2014 Details
Trichordestra legitima
Striped Garden Caterpillar
August 30, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States December 09, 2014 Details
Pseudohermonassa bicarnea
Pink-spotted Dart
August 30, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States December 09, 2014 Details
Dioryctria abietivorella
Evergreen Coneworm Moth
August 30, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States December 09, 2014 Details
Lochmaeus manteo
Variable Oakleaf Caterpillar Moth
August 30, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States December 09, 2014 Details
Nadata gibbosa
White-dotted Prominent
August 30, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States December 09, 2014 Details
Phosphila miselioides
Spotted Phosphila
August 30, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States December 09, 2014 Details
Stilbosa tesquella August 30, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States December 09, 2014 Details
Bleptina caradrinalis
Bent-winged Owlet Moth
August 30, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States December 09, 2014 Details
Epimecis hortaria
Tulip-Tree Beauty
August 30, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States December 09, 2014 Details
Asterocampa leilia
Empress Leilia
November 09, 2014 Kurt R. Schwarz Texas, United States December 09, 2014 Details
Asterocampa clyton
Tawny Emperor
November 09, 2014 Kurt R. Schwarz Texas, United States December 09, 2014 Details
Papilio cresphontes
Giant Swallowtail
November 09, 2014 Kurt R. Schwarz Hidalgo County, Texas, United States December 09, 2014 Details
Asterocampa clyton
Tawny Emperor
November 10, 2014 Kurt R. Schwarz Texas, United States December 09, 2014 Details
Heliopetes laviana
Laviana White-Skipper
November 10, 2014 Kurt R. Schwarz Texas, United States December 09, 2014 Details
Pyrisitia proterpia
Tailed Orange
November 10, 2014 Kurt R. Schwarz Texas, United States December 09, 2014 Details
Limenitis arthemis astyanax
'Astyanax' Red-spotted Purple
September 10, 2014 Michele Pique Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States December 09, 2014 Details
Hyles lineata
White-lined Sphinx
November 27, 2014 finatic Imperial County, California, United States December 09, 2014 Details
Paonias myops
Small-eyed sphinx
May 27, 2014 Sue Gregoire Schuyler County, New York, United States December 09, 2014 Details
Amorpha juglandis
Walnut sphinx
June 02, 2014 Sue Gregoire Schuyler County, New York, United States December 09, 2014 Details
Pachysphinx modesta
Modest sphinx
June 08, 2014 Sue Gregoire Schuyler County, New York, United States December 09, 2014 Details
Hemaris thysbe
Hummingbird Clearwing
August 03, 2014 Sue Gregoire Schuyler County, New York, United States December 09, 2014 Details