Recently Verified Sightings

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Species Observation Date Submitter Location Verified Datesort icon
Hermeuptychia sosybius
Carolina Satyr
November 11, 2016 Loret_in_Florida Osceola County, Florida, United States November 19, 2016 Details
Operophtera bruceata
The Bruce Spanworm
November 18, 2016 Lutya Rensselaer County, New York, United States November 19, 2016 Details
Phoebis sennae
Cloudless Sulphur
November 18, 2016 ButterBelle Putnam County, Tennessee, United States November 19, 2016 Details
Agraulis vanillae
Gulf Fritillary
November 18, 2016 ButterBelle Putnam County, Tennessee, United States November 19, 2016 Details
Galgula partita
The Wedgling
November 19, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada November 19, 2016 Details
Iridopsis defectaria
Brown-shaded Gray
November 19, 2016 curtis.lehman Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States November 19, 2016 Details
Costaconvexa centrostrigaria
The Bent-line Carpet
November 19, 2016 curtis.lehman Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States November 19, 2016 Details
Idia aemula
Common Idia Moth
November 19, 2016 curtis.lehman Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States November 19, 2016 Details
Atteva aurea
Ailanthus Webworm Moth
November 19, 2016 curtis.lehman Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States November 19, 2016 Details
Texola elada
Elada Checkerspot
November 02, 2016 Jeff Trahan Texas, Starr County, United States November 19, 2016 Details
Cogia calchas
Mimosa Skipper
October 29, 2016 Jeff Trahan Hidalgo County, Texas, United States November 19, 2016 Details
Abaeis nicippe
Sleepy Orange
November 03, 2016 Jeff Trahan Edwards County, Texas, United States November 19, 2016 Details
Pyrgus oileus
Tropical Checkered-Skipper
November 19, 2016 Gary The Villages Lake County, Florida, United States November 19, 2016 Details
Hypena scabra
Green Cloverworm Moth
July 29, 2016 Mark Wheeler Washington County, Minnesota, United States November 20, 2016 Details
Hypena baltimoralis
Baltimore Bomolocha Moth
July 27, 2016 Mark Wheeler Washington County, Minnesota, United States November 20, 2016 Details
Elophila icciusalis
Pondside Pyralid
July 28, 2016 Mark Wheeler Washington County, Minnesota, United States November 20, 2016 Details
Drepana arcuata
Arched Hooktip
July 31, 2016 Mark Wheeler Washington County, Minnesota, United States November 20, 2016 Details
Ancylostomia stercorea October 06, 2016 Stuart Marcus Texas, Liberty County, United States November 20, 2016 Details
Sigela eoides March 01, 2016 hlivings Texas, Llano County, United States November 20, 2016 Details
Phoebis sennae
Cloudless Sulphur
November 17, 2016 ShooprDoopr San Diego County, California, United States November 20, 2016 Details
Hypercompe scribonia
Great Leopard Moth
November 01, 2016 rrguffey@gmail.com Burnet County, Texas, United States November 20, 2016 Details
Atlides halesus
Great Purple Hairstreak
November 19, 2016 acinonyx79 Clark County, Nevada, United States November 20, 2016 Details
Hyperstrotia secta
Black-patched Graylet
July 06, 2016 curtis.lehman Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States November 20, 2016 Details
Diasemiodes janassialis November 19, 2016 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States November 20, 2016 Details
Uresiphita reversalis
Genista Broom Moth
November 20, 2016 abwest Bexar County, Texas, United States November 20, 2016 Details
Calycopis cecrops
Red-banded Hairstreak
October 07, 2016 cosmic_cat Gregg County, Texas, United States November 20, 2016 Details
Phoebis sennae
Cloudless Sulphur
October 07, 2016 cosmic_cat Gregg County, Texas, United States November 20, 2016 Details
Agraulis vanillae
Gulf Fritillary
October 07, 2016 cosmic_cat Gregg County, Texas, United States November 20, 2016 Details
Battus philenor
Pipevine Swallowtail
October 07, 2016 cosmic_cat Gregg County, Texas, United States November 20, 2016 Details
Phyciodes tharos
Pearl Crescent
October 07, 2016 cosmic_cat Gregg County, Texas, United States November 20, 2016 Details
Phyciodes phaon
Phaon Crescent
October 07, 2016 cosmic_cat Gregg County, Texas, United States November 20, 2016 Details
Junonia coenia
Common Buckeye
October 07, 2016 cosmic_cat Gregg County, Texas, United States November 20, 2016 Details
Panoquina ocola
Ocola Skipper
October 07, 2016 cosmic_cat Gregg County, Texas, United States November 20, 2016 Details
Strymon melinus
Gray Hairstreak
October 07, 2016 cosmic_cat Harrison County, Texas, United States November 20, 2016 Details
Idaea minuta November 03, 2016 rdhealy1951@aol.com Hart County, Kentucky, United States November 21, 2016 Details
Herpetogramma phaeopteralis
Dusky Herpetogramma
November 03, 2016 rdhealy1951@aol.com Hart County, Kentucky, United States November 21, 2016 Details
Macaria transitaria
Blurry Chocolate Angle
August 24, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States November 21, 2016 Details
Euphydryas anicia
Anicia Checkerspot
June 30, 2015 LibbyMegna Big Horn County, Wyoming, United States November 21, 2016 Details
Speyeria mormonia
Mormon Fritillary
June 30, 2015 LibbyMegna Big Horn County, Wyoming, United States November 21, 2016 Details
Operophtera bruceata
The Bruce Spanworm
November 18, 2016 Sunrisegardener Ontario, Canada November 21, 2016 Details
Operophtera bruceata
The Bruce Spanworm
November 19, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada November 21, 2016 Details
Palpita magniferalis
Splendid Palpita
May 27, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States November 21, 2016 Details
Hydrelia lucata
Light Carpet Moth
May 28, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States November 21, 2016 Details
Iridopsis defectaria
Brown-shaded Gray
August 23, 2015 Dave Webb Harford County, Maryland, United States November 21, 2016 Details
Parallelia bistriaris
Maple Looper Moth
May 27, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States November 21, 2016 Details
Lacinipolia renigera
Bristly Cutworm Moth
May 28, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States November 21, 2016 Details
Allotria elonympha
False Underwing
May 28, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States November 21, 2016 Details
Pasiphila rectangulata
Green Pug
May 28, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States November 21, 2016 Details
Antaeotricha humilis May 28, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States November 21, 2016 Details
Agrotis ipsilon
Ipsilon Dart
May 28, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States November 21, 2016 Details
Costaconvexa centrostrigaria
The Bent-line Carpet
June 03, 2016 drkilmer Dorchester County, Maryland, United States November 21, 2016 Details
Metalectra discalis
Common Fungus Moth
June 03, 2016 drkilmer Dorchester County, Maryland, United States November 21, 2016 Details
Cycnia tenera
Delicate Cycnia or Dogbane Tiger Moth
June 03, 2016 drkilmer Dorchester County, Maryland, United States November 21, 2016 Details
Macaria granitata
Granite Moth
June 03, 2016 drkilmer Dorchester County, Maryland, United States November 21, 2016 Details
Amphion floridensis
Nessus sphinx
April 03, 2016 Cathy Miller Charleston County, South Carolina, United States November 21, 2016 Details
Hylephila phyleus
Fiery Skipper
November 19, 2016 Pcasteel Davidson County, Tennessee, United States November 21, 2016 Details
Panoquina ocola
Ocola Skipper
November 07, 2016 Pcasteel Davidson County, Tennessee, United States November 21, 2016 Details
Euptoieta claudia
Variegated Fritillary
November 16, 2016 Pcasteel Davidson County, Tennessee, United States November 21, 2016 Details
Hemiargus ceraunus
Ceraunus Blue
January 20, 2014 safechrisLaurie Florida, United States November 22, 2016 Details
Lycaena hyllus
Bronze Copper
September 05, 2015 Vicki Nahas Portage County, Wisconsin, United States November 22, 2016 Details
Satyrium calanus
Banded Hairstreak
July 19, 2015 sh11 Ontario, Canada November 22, 2016 Details
Erynnis baptisiae
Wild Indigo Duskywing
July 19, 2015 sh11 Ontario, Canada November 22, 2016 Details
Erynnis juvenalis
Juvenal's Duskywing
May 12, 2015 sh11 Ontario, Canada November 22, 2016 Details
Erynnis baptisiae
Wild Indigo Duskywing
July 25, 2015 sh11 Ontario, Canada November 22, 2016 Details
Crambus agitatellus July 13, 2016 Mark Wheeler Washington County, Minnesota, United States November 22, 2016 Details
Udea rubigalis
Celery Leaftier Moth
July 20, 2016 Mark Wheeler Washington County, Minnesota, United States November 22, 2016 Details
Renia flavipunctalis
Yellow-spotted Renia Moth
July 14, 2016 Mark Wheeler Washington County, Minnesota, United States November 22, 2016 Details
Allagrapha aerea
Unspotted Looper Moth
May 29, 2016 Tim Johnson Hennepin County, Minnesota, United States November 22, 2016 Details
Euphyes conspicua
Black Dash
July 16, 2016 aarongunnar Waukesha County, Wisconsin, United States November 22, 2016 Details
Phalaenophana pyramusalis
Dark-banded Owlet Moth
July 22, 2016 Mark Wheeler Washington County, Minnesota, United States November 22, 2016 Details
Autographa precationis
The Common Looper Moth
July 22, 2016 Mark Wheeler Washington County, Minnesota, United States November 22, 2016 Details
Acronicta retardata
Retarded Dagger Moth
July 22, 2016 Mark Wheeler Washington County, Minnesota, United States November 22, 2016 Details
Elophila tinealis July 23, 2016 Mark Wheeler Washington County, Minnesota, United States November 22, 2016 Details
Amblyscirtes vialis
Common Roadside-Skipper
July 27, 2016 mellielong Lincoln County, West Virginia, United States November 22, 2016 Details
Catocala semirelicta
Semirelict Underwing
July 28, 2016 Geoff Urwin Saskatchewan, Canada November 22, 2016 Details
Caenurgina crassiuscula
Clover Looper Moth
July 19, 2016 Geoff Urwin Saskatchewan, Canada November 22, 2016 Details
Rivula propinqualis
Spotted Grass Moth
June 18, 2016 prairie fairie Otter Tail County, Minnesota, United States November 22, 2016 Details
Pyrrharctia isabella
Isabella Tiger Moth or Banded Woolybear
June 18, 2016 prairie fairie Otter Tail County, Minnesota, United States November 22, 2016 Details
Condica videns
White-dotted Groundling
June 18, 2016 prairie fairie Otter Tail County, Minnesota, United States November 22, 2016 Details
Melanchra assimilis
Black Arches
June 18, 2016 prairie fairie Otter Tail County, Minnesota, United States November 22, 2016 Details
Lophocampa maculata
Spotted Tussock Moth or Yellow-Spotted Tiger Moth
September 28, 2016 Colin Gillette Larimer County, Colorado, United States November 22, 2016 Details
Nathalis iole
Dainty Sulphur
September 27, 2016 Anne Wills Adams County, Colorado, United States November 22, 2016 Details
Hesperia leonardus
Leonard's Skipper
September 08, 2016 Christian.Nunes Boulder County, Colorado, United States November 22, 2016 Details
Hesperia leonardus
Leonard's Skipper
September 08, 2016 Christian.Nunes Boulder County, Colorado, United States November 22, 2016 Details
Hesperia leonardus
Leonard's Skipper
September 08, 2016 Christian.Nunes Boulder County, Colorado, United States November 22, 2016 Details
Hesperia leonardus
Leonard's Skipper
September 08, 2016 Christian.Nunes Boulder County, Colorado, United States November 22, 2016 Details
Polygonia gracilis
Hoary Comma
September 26, 2016 taogirl Rio Grande County, Colorado, United States November 22, 2016 Details
Papilio polyxenes
Black Swallowtail
October 17, 2016 Madcat2020 Arapahoe County, Colorado, United States November 22, 2016 Details
Boloria chariclea
Arctic Fritillary
July 25, 2016 PeteC Hinsdale County, Colorado, United States November 22, 2016 Details
Vanessa cardui
Painted Lady
November 06, 2016 JudyFite Montrose County, Colorado, United States November 22, 2016 Details
Hesperia juba
Juba Skipper
August 04, 2016 hydapse Park County, Wyoming, United States November 22, 2016 Details
Euclea incisa June 06, 2013 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States November 22, 2016 Details
Eurema daira
Barred Yellow
November 19, 2016 jwunder3 Orange County, Florida, United States November 22, 2016 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
November 16, 2016 jwunder3 Orange County, Florida, United States November 22, 2016 Details
Anaea aidea
Tropical Leafwing
November 13, 2016 Parker M. Blanco County, Texas, United States November 22, 2016 Details
Anthanassa texana
Texan Crescent
November 20, 2016 johnocrawford Pima County, Arizona, United States November 22, 2016 Details
Vanessa atalanta
Red Admiral
November 21, 2016 Phil Warren Sonoma County, California, United States November 22, 2016 Details
Pontia protodice
Checkered White
July 21, 2016 Anna Robins Jefferson County, Colorado, United States November 22, 2016 Details
Xylophanes tersa
Tersa Sphinx
November 21, 2016 4wildlife Lee County, Florida, United States November 22, 2016 Details
Pyrausta orphisalis
Orange Mint Moth
July 11, 2016 Rita Venable Grayson County, Virginia, United States November 22, 2016 Details