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
Catocala gracilis
Graceful Underwing
August 03, 2014 Sheryl Johnson Barnstable County, Massachusetts, United States October 03, 2014 Details
Condylolomia participalis July 16, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States October 03, 2014 Details
Pococera expandens
Double-humped Pococera Moth
July 16, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States October 03, 2014 Details
Adoneta spinuloides
Purple-crested Slug Moth
July 16, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States October 03, 2014 Details
Tallula watsoni
Watson's Tallula Moth
May 24, 2014 JHCarpenter Dorchester County, South Carolina, United States October 03, 2014 Details
Platynota flavedana July 18, 2014 Dave Webb Harford County, Maryland, United States October 03, 2014 Details
Eoreuma densella July 23, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States October 03, 2014 Details
Eucosma cataclystiana July 23, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States October 03, 2014 Details
Acronicta haesitata
Hesitant Dagger Moth
July 23, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States October 03, 2014 Details
Catocala grynea
Woody Underwing
August 01, 2014 LinRandolph Ashtabula County, Ohio, United States October 03, 2014 Details
Choristoneura rosaceana
Oblique-banded Leafroller Moth
July 24, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States October 03, 2014 Details
Salebriaria rufimaculatella July 24, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States October 03, 2014 Details
Homosassa ella July 24, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States October 03, 2014 Details
Idaea tacturata
Dot-lined Wave
May 24, 2014 JHCarpenter Dorchester County, South Carolina, United States October 03, 2014 Details
Eucosma robinsonana May 24, 2014 JHCarpenter Dorchester County, South Carolina, United States October 03, 2014 Details
Blastobasis glandulella
Acorn Moth
May 24, 2014 JHCarpenter Dorchester County, South Carolina, United States October 03, 2014 Details
Melanocinclis lineigera July 17, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States October 03, 2014 Details
Aphomia terrenella
Terrenella Bee Moth
July 29, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States October 03, 2014 Details
Exaeretia sordidella August 19, 2014 Jeff Trahan Caddo Parish, Louisiana, United States October 03, 2014 Details
Leucania linda August 09, 2014 Bill Hubick Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States October 03, 2014 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
September 26, 2014 hmoreland Rock Island County, Illinois, United States October 03, 2014 Details
Tinea apicimaculella September 27, 2014 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States October 03, 2014 Details
Sphinx chersis
Great ash sphinx
October 02, 2014 poproxy239 Jackson County, Oregon, United States October 03, 2014 Details
Neotarache deserticola September 27, 2014 Finatic02 Imperial County, California, United States October 03, 2014 Details
Acrobasis caliginella September 06, 2014 Finatic02 San Diego County, California, United States October 03, 2014 Details
Euchaetes zella August 31, 2014 Finatic02 Imperial County, California, United States October 03, 2014 Details
Manduca quinquemaculata
Five-spotted hawkmoth
August 31, 2014 Finatic02 Imperial County, California, United States October 03, 2014 Details
Ponometia elegantula
Arizona Bird Dropping Moth
August 30, 2014 Finatic02 Imperial County, California, United States October 03, 2014 Details
Hemeroplanis punitalis August 30, 2014 Finatic02 Imperial County, California, United States October 03, 2014 Details
Forbesia perlaeta August 30, 2014 Finatic02 Imperial County, California, United States October 03, 2014 Details
Synchlora frondaria
Southern Emerald
August 31, 2014 Finatic02 Imperial County, California, United States October 03, 2014 Details
Hemeroplanis incusalis August 31, 2014 Finatic02 Imperial County, California, United States October 03, 2014 Details
Hemeroplanis incusalis August 31, 2014 Finatic02 Imperial County, California, United States October 03, 2014 Details
Hemeroplanis incusalis August 31, 2014 Finatic02 Imperial County, California, United States October 03, 2014 Details
Mojavia achemonalis August 31, 2014 Finatic02 Imperial County, California, United States October 03, 2014 Details
Diaphania hyalinata
Melonworm Moth
September 24, 2014 Trachea Texas, United States, Val Verde County October 03, 2014 Details
Pleuroprucha insulsaria
Common Tan Wave
October 02, 2014 Carol Thornton-Anderson Orange County, Indiana, United States October 03, 2014 Details
Junonia coenia
Common Buckeye
September 29, 2014 Keith Ewell Saline County, Illinois, United States October 03, 2014 Details
Phoebis sennae
Cloudless Sulphur
September 29, 2014 Keith Ewell Saline County, Illinois, United States October 03, 2014 Details
Proteoteras aesculana October 01, 2014 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States October 03, 2014 Details
Pleuroprucha insulsaria
Common Tan Wave
October 01, 2014 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States October 03, 2014 Details
Allagrapha aerea
Unspotted Looper Moth
October 01, 2014 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States October 03, 2014 Details
Sparganothis sulfureana
Sparganothis Fruitworm Moth
October 02, 2014 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States October 03, 2014 Details
Pediasia trisecta
Sod Webworm Moth
October 02, 2014 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States October 03, 2014 Details
Apamea relicina July 15, 2010 curtis.lehman
(Steven Johnson)
Monroe County, Pennsylvania, United States October 03, 2014 Details
Ennomos magnaria
Maple Spanworm
October 03, 2014 magnunc Howard County, Maryland, United States October 03, 2014 Details
Apodemia mormo
Mormon Metalmark
September 17, 2014 icosahedron Monterey County, California, United States October 03, 2014 Details
Leuconycta diphteroides
Green Leuconycta
August 02, 2014 curtis.lehman Washington County, Pennsylvania, United States October 03, 2014 Details
Schinia saturata
Brown Flower Moth
October 02, 2014 Stuart Marcus Texas, Liberty County, United States October 03, 2014 Details
Apamea devastator
Glassy Cutworm
August 12, 1999 curtis.lehman
(Steven Johnson)
Sullivan County, Pennsylvania, United States October 03, 2014 Details
Apamea devastator
Glassy Cutworm
August 10, 2002 curtis.lehman
(Steven Johnson)
Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania, United States October 03, 2014 Details
Apamea devastator
Glassy Cutworm
June 28, 2000 curtis.lehman
(Steven Johnson)
Union County, Pennsylvania, United States October 03, 2014 Details
Lemmeria digitalis
Fingered Lemmeria
September 26, 2014 Tom Middagh Nobles County, Minnesota, United States October 03, 2014 Details
Pyrrharctia isabella
Isabella Tiger Moth or Banded Woolybear
October 03, 2014 Cecily Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States October 03, 2014 Details
Orgyia leucostigma
White-marked Tussock Moth
October 01, 2014 TCat7187 Cecil County, Maryland, United States October 03, 2014 Details
Basilodes pepita
Gold Moth
September 27, 2014 curtis.lehman Fayette County, Pennsylvania, United States October 03, 2014 Details
Oreta rosea
Rose Hooktip
June 20, 2014 curtis.lehman Crawford County, Pennsylvania, United States October 03, 2014 Details
Caenurgina crassiuscula
Clover Looper Moth
May 02, 2014 curtis.lehman Fulton County, Pennsylvania, United States October 03, 2014 Details
Lophocampa caryae
Hickory Tussock Moth or Hickory Tiger Moth
September 13, 2014 curtis.lehman Centre County, Pennsylvania, United States October 03, 2014 Details
Copaeodes minima
Southern Skipperling
October 03, 2014 Mike Dillon Texas, Morris County, United States October 03, 2014 Details
Tolype velleda
Large Tolype Moth
October 01, 2014 Jim G777 Prince William County, Virginia, United States October 03, 2014 Details
Eumorpha pandorus
Pandorus Sphinx
September 23, 2014 Jim G777 Prince William County, Virginia, United States October 03, 2014 Details
Callosamia angulifera
Tuliptree silkmoth
June 20, 2013 Jim G777 Prince William County, Virginia, United States October 03, 2014 Details
Helicoverpa zea
Corn Earworm Moth
August 19, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States October 03, 2014 Details
Pyrrharctia isabella
Isabella Tiger Moth or Banded Woolybear
August 19, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States October 03, 2014 Details
Urola nivalis August 19, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States October 03, 2014 Details
Antaeotricha humilis August 19, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States October 03, 2014 Details
Celastrina neglecta
Summer Azure
September 19, 2014 mellielong Johnson County, Kentucky, United States October 03, 2014 Details
Calycopis cecrops
Red-banded Hairstreak
September 19, 2014 mellielong Johnson County, Kentucky, United States October 03, 2014 Details
Atalopedes campestris
Sachem
September 19, 2014 mellielong Johnson County, Kentucky, United States October 03, 2014 Details
Polygonia interrogationis
Question Mark
September 19, 2014 mellielong Johnson County, Kentucky, United States October 03, 2014 Details
Macaria minorata
Minor Angle Moth
August 19, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States October 03, 2014 Details
Phaneta parmatana August 19, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States October 03, 2014 Details
Speyeria cybele
Great Spangled Fritillary
September 20, 2014 mellielong Lawrence County, Kentucky, United States October 03, 2014 Details
Lithacodia musta
Small Mossy Lithacodia
August 19, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States October 03, 2014 Details
Atalopedes campestris
Sachem
September 20, 2014 mellielong Lawrence County, Kentucky, United States October 03, 2014 Details
Cupido comyntas
Eastern Tailed-Blue
September 20, 2014 mellielong Lawrence County, Kentucky, United States October 03, 2014 Details
Atalopedes campestris
Sachem
September 20, 2014 mellielong Lawrence County, Kentucky, United States October 03, 2014 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
September 20, 2014 mellielong Lawrence County, Kentucky, United States October 03, 2014 Details
Hylephila phyleus
Fiery Skipper
September 21, 2014 mellielong Lincoln County, West Virginia, United States October 03, 2014 Details
Atalopedes campestris
Sachem
September 23, 2014 mellielong Lincoln County, West Virginia, United States October 03, 2014 Details
Enodia anthedon
Northern Pearly-eye
September 23, 2014 mellielong Lincoln County, West Virginia, United States October 03, 2014 Details
Hypena manalis
Flowing-line Bomolocha Moth
October 02, 2014 magnunc Howard County, Maryland, United States October 03, 2014 Details
Strymon melinus
Gray Hairstreak
September 23, 2014 mellielong Lincoln County, West Virginia, United States October 03, 2014 Details
Vanessa cardui
Painted Lady
September 23, 2014 mellielong Lincoln County, West Virginia, United States October 03, 2014 Details
Erynnis baptisiae
Wild Indigo Duskywing
September 23, 2014 mellielong Lincoln County, West Virginia, United States October 03, 2014 Details
Papilio troilus
Spicebush Swallowtail
September 23, 2014 mellielong Lincoln County, West Virginia, United States October 03, 2014 Details
Halysidota tessellaris
Banded Tussock Moth or Pale Tiger Moth
September 24, 2014 mellielong Lincoln County, West Virginia, United States October 03, 2014 Details
Cupido comyntas
Eastern Tailed-Blue
September 24, 2014 mellielong Lincoln County, West Virginia, United States October 03, 2014 Details
Atalopedes campestris
Sachem
September 24, 2014 mellielong Lincoln County, West Virginia, United States October 03, 2014 Details
Limenitis arthemis astyanax
'Astyanax' Red-spotted Purple
September 25, 2014 mellielong Lincoln County, West Virginia, United States October 03, 2014 Details
Speyeria cybele
Great Spangled Fritillary
September 25, 2014 mellielong Lincoln County, West Virginia, United States October 03, 2014 Details
Polygonia comma
Eastern Comma
September 25, 2014 mellielong Lincoln County, West Virginia, United States October 03, 2014 Details
Polygonia interrogationis
Question Mark
September 26, 2014 mellielong Lincoln County, West Virginia, United States October 03, 2014 Details
Amydria effrentella August 19, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States October 03, 2014 Details
Ponometia erastrioides
Small Bird-dropping Moth
August 20, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States October 03, 2014 Details
Halysidota tessellaris
Banded Tussock Moth or Pale Tiger Moth
August 20, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States October 03, 2014 Details
Idia aemula
Common Idia Moth
October 03, 2014 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States October 03, 2014 Details
Sciota subcaesiella
Locust Leafroller Moth
August 20, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States October 03, 2014 Details
Speyeria cybele
Great Spangled Fritillary
September 26, 2014 mellielong Lincoln County, West Virginia, United States October 03, 2014 Details