Recently Verified Sightings

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Species Observation Date Submitter Location Verified Datesort icon
Enodia anthedon
Northern Pearly-eye
September 10, 2014 JohnBoback Monongalia County, West Virginia, United States March 01, 2017 Details
Limenitis arthemis astyanax
'Astyanax' Red-spotted Purple
August 05, 2014 JohnBoback Monongalia County, West Virginia, United States March 01, 2017 Details
Chlosyne nycteis
Silvery Checkerspot
September 10, 2014 JohnBoback Monongalia County, West Virginia, United States March 01, 2017 Details
Erynnis baptisiae
Wild Indigo Duskywing
September 10, 2014 JohnBoback Monongalia County, West Virginia, United States March 01, 2017 Details
Coenonympha tullia
Common Ringlet
June 01, 2016 JohnBoback Tucker County, West Virginia, United States March 01, 2017 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
October 14, 2016 JohnBoback Monongalia County, West Virginia, United States March 01, 2017 Details
Actias luna
Luna moth
March 01, 2017 Sgoodman07@yahoo.com Texas, Matagorda County, United States March 01, 2017 Details
Polygonia satyrus
Satyr Comma
March 01, 2017 RichHubie Mendocino County, California, United States March 01, 2017 Details
Pieris marginalis
Margined White
March 01, 2017 RichHubie Mendocino County, California, United States March 01, 2017 Details
Hellinsia pectodactylus September 05, 2016 Jim Robinson Ontario, Canada March 02, 2017 Details
Iridopsis defectaria
Brown-shaded Gray
February 23, 2017 Amandadaye76 Hamilton County, Indiana, United States March 02, 2017 Details
Phigalia strigataria
Small Phigalia
February 24, 2017 estanley Baltimore County, Maryland, United States March 02, 2017 Details
Agriphila ruricolellus September 08, 2015 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States March 02, 2017 Details
Agriphila ruricolellus September 08, 2015 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States March 02, 2017 Details
Haimbachia placidella September 28, 2015 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States March 02, 2017 Details
Vitula edmandsii October 22, 2015 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States March 02, 2017 Details
Emmelina monodactyla
Morning-glory Plume Moth
February 24, 2017 botanybill Howard County, Maryland, United States March 02, 2017 Details
Hymenia perspectalis
Spotted Beet Webworm Moth
November 05, 2015 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States March 02, 2017 Details
Sciota subcaesiella
Locust Leafroller Moth
June 02, 2016 drkilmer Dorchester County, Maryland, United States March 02, 2017 Details
Psilocorsis reflexella
Dotted Leaftier Moth
June 02, 2016 drkilmer Dorchester County, Maryland, United States March 02, 2017 Details
Leucania ursula
Ursula Wainscot
June 04, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States March 02, 2017 Details
Argyrogramma verruca
Golden Looper Moth
February 14, 2017 austind Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States March 02, 2017 Details
Phigalia strigataria
Small Phigalia
February 28, 2017 drkilmer Maryland, United States March 02, 2017 Details
Hyalophora cecropia
Cecropia silkmoth
March 01, 2017 JAKeverline Texas, Travis County, United States March 02, 2017 Details
Hyalophora cecropia
Cecropia silkmoth
March 02, 2017 Brent Boutwell Guadalupe County, Texas, United States March 02, 2017 Details
Papilio cresphontes
Giant Swallowtail
March 02, 2017 inthelikeness Comanche County, Texas, United States March 02, 2017 Details
Ectropis crepuscularia
The Small Engrailed
March 01, 2017 digginflowers Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States March 02, 2017 Details
Phigalia titea
Spiny Looper
March 01, 2017 digginflowers Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States March 02, 2017 Details
Antheraea polyphemus
Polyphemus moth
March 02, 2017 thenose Texas, United States, Victoria County March 02, 2017 Details
Vanessa atalanta
Red Admiral
March 02, 2017 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States March 02, 2017 Details
Papilio polyxenes
Black Swallowtail
March 02, 2017 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States March 02, 2017 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
March 02, 2017 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States March 02, 2017 Details
Carposina fernaldana
Currant Fruitworm Moth
July 31, 2014 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States March 03, 2017 Details
Olethreutes permundana August 18, 2015 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States March 03, 2017 Details
Argyrotaenia velutinana
Red Banded Leafroller Moth
August 18, 2015 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States March 03, 2017 Details
Cisthene tenuifascia
Thin-Banded Lichen Moth
September 10, 2009 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States March 03, 2017 Details
Athetis tarda
The Slow Poke
September 26, 2009 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States March 03, 2017 Details
Lacinipolia laudabilis
Laudable Arches
September 27, 2009 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States March 03, 2017 Details
Udea rubigalis
Celery Leaftier Moth
September 27, 2011 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States March 03, 2017 Details
Phoberia atomaris
Common Oak Moth
February 29, 2012 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States March 03, 2017 Details
Satronia tantilla
Southern Pine Catkinworm Moth
February 22, 2017 Stott Noble Jefferson County, Alabama, United States March 03, 2017 Details
Sereda tautana
Speckled Sereda Moth
February 22, 2017 Stott Noble Jefferson County, Alabama, United States March 03, 2017 Details
Feltia herilis
Master's Dart
September 28, 2011 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States March 03, 2017 Details
Elaphria festivoides
Festive Midget
September 29, 2011 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States March 03, 2017 Details
Moodna ostrinella
Darker Moodna Moth
February 24, 2017 Stott Noble Jefferson County, Alabama, United States March 03, 2017 Details
Laetilia myersella February 24, 2017 Stott Noble Jefferson County, Alabama, United States March 03, 2017 Details
Anthocharis midea
Falcate Orangetip
February 26, 2017 cosmic_cat Webster Parish, Louisiana, United States March 03, 2017 Details
Hyperaeschra georgica
Georgian Prominent
February 23, 2017 Stuart Marcus Texas, Liberty County, United States March 03, 2017 Details
Psaphida electilis
Chosen Sallow
February 26, 2017 cosmic_cat Webster Parish, Louisiana, United States March 03, 2017 Details
Eutrapela clemataria
Curved-Toothed Geometer
February 24, 2017 Jonathan Clark La Salle Parish, Louisiana, United States March 03, 2017 Details
Callophrys gryneus
Juniper Hairstreak
February 27, 2017 gpstewart Texas, United States, Williamson County March 03, 2017 Details
Psychomorpha epimenis
Grapevine Epimenis
February 27, 2017 gpstewart Texas, United States, Williamson County March 03, 2017 Details
Ceratonyx satanaria February 28, 2017 haczech Jackson County, Alabama, United States March 03, 2017 Details
Schizura leptinoides
Black-blotched Schizura
September 07, 2016 Stott Noble Jefferson County, Alabama, United States March 03, 2017 Details
Chlorochlamys chloroleucaria
Blackberry Looper Moth
February 11, 2017 jeffmci9 Bastrop County, Texas, United States March 03, 2017 Details
Metria amella
Live Oak Metria Moth
February 11, 2017 jeffmci9 Bastrop County, Texas, United States March 03, 2017 Details
Nola clethrae March 01, 2017 jtylerbell St Marys County, Maryland, United States March 03, 2017 Details
Phaneta radiatana May 28, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States March 03, 2017 Details
Heterocampa biundata
Wavy-lined Heterocampa
May 28, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States March 03, 2017 Details
Sereda tautana
Speckled Sereda Moth
February 23, 2017 Allen Belden Richmond City County, Virginia, United States March 03, 2017 Details
Colobochyla interpuncta
Yellow-lined Owlet
February 11, 2017 jeffmci9 Texas, Travis County, United States March 03, 2017 Details
Symmerista albifrons
White-headed Prominent
February 11, 2017 jeffmci9 Texas, Travis County, United States March 03, 2017 Details
Enyo lugubris
Mournful sphinx
February 11, 2017 jeffmci9 Texas, Travis County, United States March 03, 2017 Details
Actias luna
Luna moth
February 25, 2017 wildman Charleston County, South Carolina, United States March 03, 2017 Details
Phigalia strigataria
Small Phigalia
February 25, 2017 wildman Charleston County, South Carolina, United States March 03, 2017 Details
Paleacrita merriccata
White-spotted Cankerworm Moth
February 27, 2017 curtis.lehman
(John Fedak)
McKean County, Pennsylvania, United States March 03, 2017 Details
Palthis asopialis
Faint-spotted Palthis Moth
February 25, 2017 wildman Charleston County, South Carolina, United States March 03, 2017 Details
Lycia ypsilon
Wooly Gray
February 25, 2017 wildman Charleston County, South Carolina, United States March 03, 2017 Details
Phoberia atomaris
Common Oak Moth
February 25, 2017 wildman Charleston County, South Carolina, United States March 03, 2017 Details
Lycaena epixanthe
Bog Copper
July 07, 2016 JohnBoback Preston County, West Virginia, United States March 03, 2017 Details
Spodoptera eridania
Southern Armyworm Moth
March 01, 2017 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States March 03, 2017 Details
Leucania pilipalpis February 19, 2017 Roy Morris Polk County, Florida, United States March 03, 2017 Details
Speranza graphidaria January 16, 2016 hlivings Texas, Llano County, United States March 04, 2017 Details
Acronicta tota March 01, 2016 hlivings Texas, Llano County, United States March 04, 2017 Details
Adaina ambrosiae March 02, 2016 hlivings Texas, Llano County, United States March 04, 2017 Details
Phoberia atomaris
Common Oak Moth
February 29, 2016 t_hackler Benton County, Arkansas, United States March 04, 2017 Details
Psaphida rolandi
Roland's Sallow
March 05, 2016 t_hackler Benton County, Arkansas, United States March 04, 2017 Details
Acleris semiannula February 19, 2016 t_hackler Benton County, Arkansas, United States March 04, 2017 Details
Thyridopteryx ephemeraeformis
Evergreen Bagworm Moth
June 27, 2016 lwtilger Johnson County, Texas, United States March 04, 2017 Details
Evergestis rimosalis August 01, 2016 CShermArol Washington County, Arkansas, United States March 04, 2017 Details
Herpetogramma bipunctalis
Two-spotted Herpetogramma
October 01, 2016 seemayer Sedgwick County, Kansas, United States March 04, 2017 Details
Metalectra discalis
Common Fungus Moth
September 16, 2016 cosmic_cat Gregg County, Texas, United States March 04, 2017 Details
Eumarozia malachitana
Sculptured Moth
November 01, 2016 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States March 04, 2017 Details
Hypsoropha monilis
Large Necklace Moth
April 16, 2006 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States March 04, 2017 Details
Spodoptera ornithogalli
Yellow-striped Armyworm Moth
June 23, 2007 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States March 04, 2017 Details
Pyrausta laticlavia
Southern Purple Mint Moth
July 23, 2009 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States March 04, 2017 Details
Hellinsia chlorias September 01, 2015 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States March 04, 2017 Details
Phoberia atomaris
Common Oak Moth
February 18, 2017 Jonathan Clark La Salle Parish, Louisiana, United States March 04, 2017 Details
Thyridopteryx ephemeraeformis
Evergreen Bagworm Moth
September 28, 2011 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States March 04, 2017 Details
Eutrapela clemataria
Curved-Toothed Geometer
February 23, 2017 cosmic_cat Gregg County, Texas, United States March 04, 2017 Details
Hyphantria cunea
Fall Webworm Moth
February 26, 2017 cosmic_cat Webster Parish, Louisiana, United States March 04, 2017 Details
Amphion floridensis
Nessus sphinx
February 27, 2017 bbswampgirl East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana, United States March 04, 2017 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
February 27, 2017 Jever2u Shelby County, Tennessee, United States March 04, 2017 Details
Erynnis funeralis
Funereal Duskywing
March 01, 2017 abwest Bexar County, Texas, United States March 04, 2017 Details
Anthocharis midea
Falcate Orangetip
February 26, 2017 JC Finch Jackson County, Tennessee, United States March 04, 2017 Details
Celotes nessus
Common Streaky-Skipper
March 01, 2017 gpstewart Texas, Travis County, United States March 04, 2017 Details
Poanes melane
Umber Skipper
March 02, 2017 diwalks2 Orange County, California, United States March 04, 2017 Details
Pontia sisymbrii
Spring White
February 25, 2017 diwalks2 San Diego County, California, United States March 04, 2017 Details
Brephidium exilis
Western Pygmy-Blue
June 16, 2016 JohnBoback Cameron County, Texas, United States March 04, 2017 Details
Leptotes cassius
Cassius Blue
June 19, 2016 JohnBoback Hidalgo County, Texas, United States March 04, 2017 Details