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
Pyrrharctia isabella
Isabella Tiger Moth or Banded Woolybear
June 02, 2015 Carol Thornton-Anderson Orange County, Indiana, United States June 13, 2015 Details
Papilio eurymedon
Pale Swallowtail
June 11, 2015 ezeemonee Santa Clara County, California, United States June 13, 2015 Details
Eusarca confusaria
Confused Eusarca
May 25, 2015 a-o Loudoun County, Virginia, United States June 13, 2015 Details
Pococera asperatella
Maple Webworm Moth
May 26, 2015 disteffv Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States June 13, 2015 Details
Acossus centerensis
Poplar Carpenterworm Moth
June 05, 2015 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada June 13, 2015 Details
Baileya doubledayi
Doubleday's Baileya
May 28, 2015 JohnRoosenberg Schoharie County, New York, United States June 13, 2015 Details
Proxenus mindara June 04, 2015 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada June 13, 2015 Details
Lacanobia grandis June 05, 2015 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada June 13, 2015 Details
Agriopodes fallax
The Green Marvel
June 08, 2015 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States June 13, 2015 Details
Cladara limitaria
Mottled Gray Carpet
April 29, 2015 stormyeyes99 Sussex County, New Jersey, United States June 13, 2015 Details
Spilosoma latipennis
Pink-Legged Tiger Moth
June 09, 2015 jwilkinson Howard County, Maryland, United States June 13, 2015 Details
Eudryas unio
Pearly Wood-nymph
June 13, 2015 Carol Thornton-Anderson Orange County, Indiana, United States June 13, 2015 Details
Ecliptopera silaceata
Small Phoenix
June 06, 2015 ShaunaRyner Ontario, Canada June 13, 2015 Details
Haploa lecontei
Leconte's Haploa
June 10, 2015 Carol Thornton-Anderson Orange County, Indiana, United States June 13, 2015 Details
Synanthedon acerni
Maple Callus Borer Moth
June 10, 2015 TCat7187 Cecil County, Maryland, United States June 13, 2015 Details
Acronicta retardata
Retarded Dagger Moth
May 06, 2015 Jon Rapp Boone County, Missouri, United States June 13, 2015 Details
Acronicta retardata
Retarded Dagger Moth
May 07, 2015 Jon Rapp Boone County, Missouri, United States June 13, 2015 Details
Limenitis arthemis astyanax
'Astyanax' Red-spotted Purple
June 08, 2015 Ruju Lincoln County, Missouri, United States June 13, 2015 Details
Darapsa myron
Virginia creeper sphinx
June 11, 2015 leversole Franklin County, Ohio, United States June 13, 2015 Details
Allagrapha aerea
Unspotted Looper Moth
June 11, 2015 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States June 13, 2015 Details
Habrosyne gloriosa
Glorious Habrosyne
June 11, 2015 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States June 13, 2015 Details
Lithacodia musta
Small Mossy Lithacodia
June 06, 2015 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States June 13, 2015 Details
Papilio zelicaon
Anise Swallowtail
June 04, 2015 Nancy Asquith Santa Clara County, California, United States June 13, 2015 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
June 04, 2015 Nancy Asquith Santa Clara County, California, United States June 13, 2015 Details
Battus philenor
Pipevine Swallowtail
April 06, 2014 Nancy Asquith San Francisco County, California, United States June 13, 2015 Details
Vanessa annabella
West Coast Lady
April 02, 2014 Nancy Asquith Santa Clara County, California, United States June 13, 2015 Details
Citheronia regalis
Royal Walnut Moth
June 12, 2015 kewood7 Calvert County, Maryland, United States June 13, 2015 Details
Leuconycta diphteroides
Green Leuconycta
June 11, 2015 jwilkinson Howard County, Maryland, United States June 13, 2015 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
June 10, 2015 Kimberly Mrozinski Berkeley County, South Carolina, United States June 13, 2015 Details
Habrosyne scripta
Lettered Habrosyne
June 01, 2015 sbpuckett Haywood County, North Carolina, United States June 13, 2015 Details
Hypena baltimoralis
Baltimore Bomolocha Moth
June 10, 2015 Sepp Meier Carroll County, New Hampshire, United States June 13, 2015 Details
Costaconvexa centrostrigaria
The Bent-line Carpet
June 08, 2015 strixv Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States June 13, 2015 Details
Dryocampa rubicunda
Rosy maple moth
June 08, 2015 Sepp Meier Carroll County, New Hampshire, United States June 13, 2015 Details
Pseudeustrotia carneola
Pink-barred Pseudeustrotia
June 10, 2015 strixv Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States June 13, 2015 Details
Hyalophora cecropia
Cecropia silkmoth
June 12, 2015 montero63 Peoria County, Illinois, United States June 13, 2015 Details
Papilio zelicaon
Anise Swallowtail
June 12, 2015 kikeda San Joaquin County, California, United States June 13, 2015 Details
Papilio zelicaon
Anise Swallowtail
June 12, 2015 kikeda San Joaquin County, California, United States June 13, 2015 Details
Callophrys augustinus
Brown Elfin
June 12, 2015 ezeemonee Santa Clara County, California, United States June 13, 2015 Details
Strymon melinus
Gray Hairstreak
June 12, 2015 ezeemonee Santa Clara County, California, United States June 13, 2015 Details
Antheraea polyphemus
Polyphemus moth
June 12, 2015 Jamithaya Belmont County, Ohio, United States June 13, 2015 Details
Junonia coenia
Common Buckeye
June 08, 2015 ezeemonee Santa Clara County, California, United States June 13, 2015 Details
Poanes melane
Umber Skipper
June 11, 2015 ezeemonee Santa Clara County, California, United States June 13, 2015 Details
Papilio zelicaon
Anise Swallowtail
June 12, 2015 ezeemonee Santa Clara County, California, United States June 13, 2015 Details
Agraulis vanillae
Gulf Fritillary
July 31, 2014 kikeda San Joaquin County, California, United States June 13, 2015 Details
Plusia putnami
Putnam's Looper Moth
June 10, 2015 JohnRoosenberg Schoharie County, New York, United States June 13, 2015 Details
Hypoprepia fucosa
Painted Lichen Moth
August 17, 2014 Jody Ontario, Canada June 13, 2015 Details
Eucirroedia pampina
Scalloped Sallow
September 06, 2014 Jody Ontario, Canada June 13, 2015 Details
Anticlea multiferata
Many-lined Carpet
June 12, 2015 Jeremy Martin Allegany County, New York, United States June 13, 2015 Details
Callizzia amorata
The Gray Scoopwing
June 06, 2015 Jon Rapp Polk County, Missouri, United States June 13, 2015 Details
Hypercompe scribonia
Great Leopard Moth
June 01, 2015 Criag Campanelli Virginia, United States June 13, 2015 Details
Papilio cresphontes
Giant Swallowtail
June 08, 2015 SkrentnyJeff Cook County, Illinois, United States June 13, 2015 Details
Ancyloxypha numitor
Least Skipper
June 11, 2015 SkrentnyJeff Cook County, Illinois, United States June 13, 2015 Details
Polygonia interrogationis
Question Mark
June 09, 2015 SkrentnyJeff Cook County, Illinois, United States June 13, 2015 Details
Balsa tristrigella
Three-lined Balsa
June 06, 2015 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States June 13, 2015 Details
Apoda biguttata
Shagreened Slug Moth
June 11, 2015 davmcnaugh Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States June 13, 2015 Details
Colocasia propinquilinea
Closebanded Yellowhorn Moth
June 11, 2015 davmcnaugh Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States June 13, 2015 Details
Hypsopygia olinalis June 11, 2015 davmcnaugh Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States June 13, 2015 Details
Polites peckius
Peck's Skipper
June 09, 2015 SkrentnyJeff Cook County, Illinois, United States June 13, 2015 Details
Hypagyrtis unipunctata
One-Spotted Variant
June 11, 2015 davmcnaugh Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States June 13, 2015 Details
Costaconvexa centrostrigaria
The Bent-line Carpet
June 08, 2015 SkrentnyJeff Cook County, Illinois, United States June 13, 2015 Details
Phlogophora iris
Olive Angle Shades
June 11, 2015 davmcnaugh Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States June 13, 2015 Details
Sphinx drupiferarum
Wild cherry sphinx
June 11, 2015 davmcnaugh Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States June 13, 2015 Details
Vanessa cardui
Painted Lady
June 12, 2015 EarthDesign Multnomah County, Oregon, United States June 13, 2015 Details
Papilio polyxenes
Black Swallowtail
June 08, 2015 SkrentnyJeff Cook County, Illinois, United States June 13, 2015 Details
Erynnis propertius
Propertius Duskywing
June 12, 2015 PJNosler Jackson County, Oregon, United States June 13, 2015 Details
Strymon melinus
Gray Hairstreak
June 12, 2015 PJNosler Jackson County, Oregon, United States June 13, 2015 Details
Euchloe hyantis
California Marble
June 12, 2015 PJNosler Jackson County, Oregon, United States June 13, 2015 Details
Antheraea polyphemus
Polyphemus moth
June 04, 2015 SkrentnyJeff Cook County, Illinois, United States June 13, 2015 Details
Actias luna
Luna moth
June 12, 2015 Scopedriver Tippecanoe County, Indiana, United States June 13, 2015 Details
Scythris sinensis June 04, 2015 kgardner Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States June 13, 2015 Details
Papilio canadensis
Canadian Tiger Swallowtail
June 10, 2015 whhowe Ontario County, New York, United States June 13, 2015 Details
Satyrium titus
Coral Hairstreak
June 10, 2015 S. J. Stedman
(Terry M. Campbell)
Clay County, Tennessee, United States June 13, 2015 Details
Rivula propinqualis
Spotted Grass Moth
June 12, 2015 Jarchibold Saratoga County, New York, United States June 13, 2015 Details
Hyalophora cecropia
Cecropia silkmoth
June 13, 2015 PATRICK GORETSKI Bay County, Michigan, United States June 13, 2015 Details
Hypercompe scribonia
Great Leopard Moth
June 06, 2015 grandmakansas Shawnee County, Kansas, United States June 13, 2015 Details
Eusarca confusaria
Confused Eusarca
June 06, 2015 South Laurel Laurel County, Kentucky, United States June 13, 2015 Details
Papilio polyxenes
Black Swallowtail
June 13, 2015 Juliet1225 Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, United States June 13, 2015 Details
Chionodes pseudofondella June 11, 2015 Howell_Curtis Harrison County, Indiana, United States June 13, 2015 Details
Pharga pallens May 21, 2015 Jim Eckert Santa Cruz County, Arizona, United States June 13, 2015 Details
Cupido comyntas
Eastern Tailed-Blue
June 12, 2015 Bill Emch Chester County, South Carolina, United States June 13, 2015 Details
Leuconycta diphteroides
Green Leuconycta
June 13, 2015 Shady Dave Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania, United States June 13, 2015 Details
Clepsis melaleucana
Black-patched Clepsis Moth
June 12, 2015 Aboover Knox County, Maine, United States June 13, 2015 Details
Anisota virginiensis
Pink-striped oakworm moth
June 13, 2015 ortonm Prince William County, Virginia, United States June 13, 2015 Details
Antheraea polyphemus
Polyphemus moth
June 12, 2015 Bdollan Marquette County, Michigan, United States June 13, 2015 Details
Chloropteryx tepperaria
Angle Winged Emerald Moth
June 12, 2015 Moon Guilford County, North Carolina, United States June 13, 2015 Details
Vanessa virginiensis
American Lady
May 08, 2015 stomlins701 Leon County, Florida, United States June 13, 2015 Details
Pieris rapae
Cabbage White
June 06, 2015 stomlins701 Leon County, Florida, United States June 13, 2015 Details
Epargyreus clarus
Silver-spotted Skipper
June 08, 2015 stomlins701 Leon County, Florida, United States June 13, 2015 Details
Agraulis vanillae
Gulf Fritillary
June 09, 2015 stomlins701 Leon County, Florida, United States June 13, 2015 Details
Phyciodes tharos
Pearl Crescent
June 09, 2015 stomlins701 Leon County, Florida, United States June 13, 2015 Details
Phyciodes tharos
Pearl Crescent
June 10, 2015 stomlins701 Leon County, Florida, United States June 13, 2015 Details
Limenitis arthemis astyanax
'Astyanax' Red-spotted Purple
June 10, 2015 stomlins701 Leon County, Florida, United States June 13, 2015 Details
Speyeria cybele
Great Spangled Fritillary
May 22, 2015 stomlins701 Cocke County, Tennessee, United States June 13, 2015 Details
Phyciodes tharos
Pearl Crescent
May 25, 2015 stomlins701 Cocke County, Tennessee, United States June 13, 2015 Details
Epargyreus clarus
Silver-spotted Skipper
May 24, 2015 stomlins701 Cocke County, Tennessee, United States June 13, 2015 Details
Actias luna
Luna moth
May 21, 2015 stomlins701 Cocke County, Tennessee, United States June 13, 2015 Details
Haploa lecontei
Leconte's Haploa
June 11, 2015 P Sosack Champaign County, Ohio, United States June 13, 2015 Details
Hypercompe scribonia
Great Leopard Moth
June 06, 2015 DebraT McCracken County, Kentucky, United States June 13, 2015 Details
Eufidonia notataria
Powder Moth
June 13, 2015 juliereid Ontario, Canada June 13, 2015 Details
Cosmosoma myrodora
Scarlet-Bodied Wasp Moth
September 13, 2009 Martin and Sara Galveston County, Texas, United States June 13, 2015 Details