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
Tolype velleda
Large Tolype Moth
September 20, 2013 stormyeyes99 Sussex County, New Jersey, United States July 04, 2014 Details
Tolype velleda
Large Tolype Moth
September 26, 2013 stormyeyes99 Sussex County, New Jersey, United States July 04, 2014 Details
Mocis texana
Texas Mocis
August 08, 2013 stormyeyes99 Sussex County, New Jersey, United States July 04, 2014 Details
Clostera inclusa
Angle-Lined Prominent
August 08, 2013 stormyeyes99 Sussex County, New Jersey, United States July 04, 2014 Details
Mocis texana
Texas Mocis
May 29, 2013 stormyeyes99 Sussex County, New Jersey, United States July 04, 2014 Details
Martyringa latipennis July 21, 2013 stormyeyes99 Sussex County, New Jersey, United States July 04, 2014 Details
Dicymolomia julianalis May 30, 2013 stormyeyes99 Sussex County, New Jersey, United States July 04, 2014 Details
Homophoberia apicosa
Black Wedge-spot
August 21, 2013 stormyeyes99 Sussex County, New Jersey, United States July 04, 2014 Details
Dasychira basiflava
Yellow-based Tussock Moth
May 29, 2014 canarymom Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States July 04, 2014 Details
Metarranthis refractaria June 10, 2014 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States July 04, 2014 Details
Spragueia leo
Common Spragueia
June 09, 2014 Chip Krilowicz Camden County, New Jersey, United States July 04, 2014 Details
Horisme intestinata
Brown Bark Carpet
June 08, 2014 B3tomm Morris County, New Jersey, United States July 04, 2014 Details
Hypagyrtis unipunctata
One-Spotted Variant
June 15, 2014 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States July 04, 2014 Details
Tarache quadriplaga May 27, 2014 jeffmci9 Texas, Travis County, United States July 04, 2014 Details
Pyrausta signatalis June 10, 2014 Arnsaga Morris County, New Jersey, United States July 04, 2014 Details
Acronicta noctivaga
Night-wandering Dagger Moth
June 19, 2014 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States July 04, 2014 Details
Darapsa myron
Virginia creeper sphinx
June 19, 2014 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States July 04, 2014 Details
Macrochilo louisiana
Louisiana Macrochilo
June 19, 2014 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States July 04, 2014 Details
Leuconycta diphteroides
Green Leuconycta
June 19, 2014 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States July 04, 2014 Details
Lithacodes fasciola
Yellow-shouldered Slug Moth
June 19, 2014 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States July 04, 2014 Details
Rivula propinqualis
Spotted Grass Moth
June 19, 2014 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States July 04, 2014 Details
Ctenucha virginica
Virginia Ctenucha
June 19, 2014 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States July 04, 2014 Details
Poanes zabulon
Zabulon Skipper
May 29, 2014 jvkopple2 Rooks County, Kansas, United States July 04, 2014 Details
Staphylus hayhurstii
Hayhurst's Scallopwing
June 21, 2014 Snowdrops Cleveland County, Oklahoma, United States July 04, 2014 Details
Darapsa myron
Virginia creeper sphinx
June 19, 2014 discomedusae Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States July 04, 2014 Details
Grapholita tristrigana June 21, 2014 Jim Eckert Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States July 04, 2014 Details
Calledapteryx dryopterata
Brown Scoopwing
June 15, 2014 B3tomm Morris County, New Jersey, United States July 04, 2014 Details
Hypsopygia olinalis June 15, 2014 B3tomm Morris County, New Jersey, United States July 04, 2014 Details
Parallelia bistriaris
Maple Looper Moth
June 22, 2014 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States July 04, 2014 Details
Argyrotaenia alisellana June 20, 2014 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States July 04, 2014 Details
Lophocampa caryae
Hickory Tussock Moth or Hickory Tiger Moth
June 20, 2014 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States July 04, 2014 Details
Zale horrida
Horrid Zale
June 20, 2014 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States July 04, 2014 Details
Choristoneura rosaceana
Oblique-banded Leafroller Moth
June 20, 2014 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States July 04, 2014 Details
Dicymolomia julianalis June 20, 2014 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States July 04, 2014 Details
Balsa tristrigella
Three-lined Balsa
June 22, 2014 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States July 04, 2014 Details
Phlogophora iris
Olive Angle Shades
June 22, 2014 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States July 04, 2014 Details
Cenopis pettitana
Maple-basswood Leafroller Moth
June 22, 2014 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States July 04, 2014 Details
Enyo lugubris
Mournful sphinx
November 14, 2012 David D. Jefferson Parish, Louisiana, United States July 04, 2014 Details
Renia fraternalis
Fraternal Renia Moth
June 20, 2014 Stuart Marcus Texas, Liberty County, United States July 04, 2014 Details
Macrurocampa marthesia
Mottled Prominent
June 05, 2014 Stuart Marcus Texas, Liberty County, United States July 04, 2014 Details
Caripeta piniata
Northern Pine Looper Moth
June 06, 2014 ilsa_jule Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States July 04, 2014 Details
Tetracis crocallata
Yellow Slant-line
June 21, 2014 ilsa_jule Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States July 04, 2014 Details
Melittia cucurbitae
Squash Vine Borer
June 23, 2014 rcpwaynenj Passaic County, New Jersey, United States July 04, 2014 Details
Ozarba nebula June 17, 2014 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States July 04, 2014 Details
Heterocampa biundata
Wavy-lined Heterocampa
June 01, 2014 Shane Miller Beaver County, Pennsylvania, United States July 04, 2014 Details
Paonias myops
Small-eyed sphinx
June 22, 2014 KEMarshall Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States July 04, 2014 Details
Euclea delphinii
Spiny Oak-slug Moth
June 20, 2014 KEMarshall Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States July 04, 2014 Details
Eucosma tocullionana
White Pine Cone Borer
June 23, 2014 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States July 04, 2014 Details
Apatelodes torrefacta
Spotted Apatelodes Moth
June 23, 2014 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States July 04, 2014 Details
Eudryas unio
Pearly Wood-nymph
June 23, 2014 sshively Rapides Parish, Louisiana, United States July 04, 2014 Details
Poanes yehl
Yehl Skipper
June 07, 2014 rseidler Howard County, Arkansas, United States July 04, 2014 Details
Halysidota tessellaris
Banded Tussock Moth or Pale Tiger Moth
June 24, 2014 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States July 04, 2014 Details
Achalarus toxeus
Coyote Cloudywing
June 28, 2014 Raul Delgado Texas, United States, Webb County July 04, 2014 Details
Monochroa quinquepunctella June 30, 2014 Jim Eckert Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States July 04, 2014 Details
Scopula limboundata
Large Lace-border
June 28, 2014 Latenight Cameron County, Pennsylvania, United States July 04, 2014 Details
Lithacodes fasciola
Yellow-shouldered Slug Moth
June 26, 2014 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States July 04, 2014 Details
Ecdytolopha punctidiscana
Dotted Ecdytolopha Moth
June 26, 2014 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States July 04, 2014 Details
Satyrodes eurydice
Eyed Brown
June 29, 2014 stormyeyes99 Sussex County, New Jersey, United States July 04, 2014 Details
Papilio polyxenes
Black Swallowtail
July 02, 2014 bigreds34 Bucks County, Pennsylvania, United States July 04, 2014 Details
Scoliopteryx libatrix
The Herald
September 22, 2013 AngelaCoco Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, United States July 04, 2014 Details
Besma quercivoraria
Oak Besma
April 18, 2014 JHCarpenter Marion County, Tennessee, United States July 04, 2014 Details
Anisota virginiensis
Pink-striped oakworm moth
May 12, 2014 JHCarpenter Marion County, Tennessee, United States July 04, 2014 Details
Thyridopteryx ephemeraeformis
Evergreen Bagworm Moth
March 01, 2014 AngelaCoco Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, United States July 04, 2014 Details
Patalene olyzonaria
Juniper Geometer
May 12, 2014 JHCarpenter Marion County, Tennessee, United States July 04, 2014 Details
Nemoria bistriaria
Red-fringed Emerald
May 12, 2014 JHCarpenter Marion County, Tennessee, United States July 04, 2014 Details
Glena cribrataria
Dotted Gray
May 12, 2014 JHCarpenter Marion County, Tennessee, United States July 04, 2014 Details
Ectropis crepuscularia
The Small Engrailed
May 04, 2014 AngelaCoco Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, United States July 04, 2014 Details
Satyrium edwardsii
Edwards' Hairstreak
June 29, 2014 stormyeyes99 Sussex County, New Jersey, United States July 04, 2014 Details
Pyrrharctia isabella
Isabella Tiger Moth or Banded Woolybear
May 12, 2014 JHCarpenter Marion County, Tennessee, United States July 04, 2014 Details
Leuconycta diphteroides
Green Leuconycta
May 12, 2014 JHCarpenter Marion County, Tennessee, United States July 04, 2014 Details
Pyrausta laticlavia
Southern Purple Mint Moth
June 22, 2014 jeffmci9 Texas, Travis County, United States July 04, 2014 Details
Choristoneura rosaceana
Oblique-banded Leafroller Moth
May 12, 2014 JHCarpenter Marion County, Tennessee, United States July 04, 2014 Details
Tosale oviplagalis May 12, 2014 JHCarpenter Marion County, Tennessee, United States July 04, 2014 Details
Euphydryas phaeton
Baltimore Checkerspot
June 29, 2014 stormyeyes99 Sussex County, New Jersey, United States July 04, 2014 Details
Dichorda iridaria
Showy Emerald
July 02, 2014 madizon2 Tennessee, United States July 04, 2014 Details
Ctenucha virginica
Virginia Ctenucha
July 02, 2014 Mfournier Ontario, Canada July 04, 2014 Details
Ascalapha odorata
Black Witch
July 03, 2014 paralegalkelli El Paso County, Colorado, United States July 04, 2014 Details
Furcula borealis
White Furcula
June 30, 2014 Rangertsp Davidson County, Tennessee, United States July 04, 2014 Details
Callosamia promethea
Promethea silkmoth
May 20, 2014 Rangertsp Dickson County, Tennessee, United States July 04, 2014 Details
Iridopsis larvaria
Bent-Lined Gray
May 30, 2014 AngelaCoco Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, United States July 04, 2014 Details
Eacles imperialis
Imperial moth
July 03, 2014 annwescott Sarasota County, Florida, United States July 04, 2014 Details
Orgyia leucostigma
White-marked Tussock Moth
July 03, 2014 Thepieman484 Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, United States July 04, 2014 Details
Scopula compensata July 03, 2014 JeanEvoy De Soto County, Florida, United States July 04, 2014 Details
Papilio troilus
Spicebush Swallowtail
June 29, 2014 peggyt67 Claiborne County, Tennessee, United States July 04, 2014 Details
Crambus agitatellus July 03, 2014 treichard Juniata County, Pennsylvania, United States July 04, 2014 Details
Phyciodes tharos
Pearl Crescent
July 03, 2014 peggyt67 Claiborne County, Tennessee, United States July 04, 2014 Details
Lagoa crispata
Black-waved Flannel Moth
June 26, 2014 Monica Miller Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States July 04, 2014 Details
Microcrambus elegans
Elegant Grass-veneer
June 28, 2014 njlynn Bucks County, Pennsylvania, United States July 04, 2014 Details
Actias luna
Luna moth
July 03, 2014 nursemkc Franklin County, New York, United States July 04, 2014 Details
Pieris rapae
Cabbage White
July 03, 2014 Ralph S. Carlson Washington County, Oregon, United States July 04, 2014 Details
Phyciodes mylitta
Mylitta Crescent
July 03, 2014 Ralph S. Carlson Washington County, Oregon, United States July 04, 2014 Details
Harrisina americana
Grapeleaf Skeletonizer Moth
July 03, 2014 lfelliott Boone County, Missouri, United States July 04, 2014 Details
Blepharomastix ranalis June 26, 2014 curtis.lehman
(Margaret Higbee)
Lawrence County, Pennsylvania, United States July 04, 2014 Details
Choristoneura parallela
Spotted Fireworm Moth
June 21, 2014 klebo Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States July 04, 2014 Details
Orgyia leucostigma
White-marked Tussock Moth
July 04, 2014 ktaub1 Ohio County, West Virginia, United States July 04, 2014 Details
Danaus gilippus
Queen
July 04, 2014 mprocter Texas, Navarro County, United States July 04, 2014 Details
Ascalapha odorata
Black Witch
June 21, 2014 Raul Delgado Texas, United States, Webb County July 04, 2014 Details
Heterocampa umbrata
White-blotched Heterocampa
June 26, 2014 Aboover Knox County, Maine, United States July 04, 2014 Details
Ceratomia undulosa
Waved sphinx
July 02, 2014 Aboover Knox County, Maine, United States July 04, 2014 Details
Atteva aurea
Ailanthus Webworm Moth
May 31, 2014 djayschmitt Texas, Tarrant County, United States July 04, 2014 Details