Recently Verified Sightings

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Species Observation Date Submitter Location Verified Datesort icon
Noctua pronuba
European Yellow Underwing
June 22, 2014 christinebotelho Bristol County, Massachusetts, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Xylesthia pruniramiella June 30, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Eupithecia miserulata July 11, 2014 Bellallymommy Adams County, Illinois, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Hypagyrtis unipunctata
One-Spotted Variant
July 12, 2014 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada September 30, 2014 Details
Satyrium caryaevorus
Hickory Hairstreak
July 06, 2014 henryr10 Clermont County, Ohio, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Crambus agitatellus July 12, 2014 grayhairstreak New Castle County, Delaware, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Catocala innubens
The Betrothed
July 13, 2014 julmast Elkhart County, Indiana, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Ectropis crepuscularia
The Small Engrailed
July 04, 2014 trever Marathon County, Wisconsin, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Phalaenostola larentioides
Black-banded Owlet Moth
July 13, 2014 Jack Senzig Juneau County, Wisconsin, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Phyciodes cocyta
Northern Crescent
July 05, 2014 Jack Senzig Juneau County, Wisconsin, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Phyciodes cocyta
Northern Crescent
July 10, 2014 SnowshoeLane Vilas County, Wisconsin, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Caloptilia blandella July 11, 2014 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Estigmene acrea
Salt Marsh Moth or Acrea Moth
July 13, 2014 jim8435wisc Columbia County, Wisconsin, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Diathrausta harlequinalis July 17, 2014 jim8435wisc Sauk County, Wisconsin, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Zanclognatha laevigata
Variable Zanclognatha Moth
July 13, 2014 Bill Hubick Garrett County, Maryland, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Phyciodes tharos
Pearl Crescent
July 19, 2014 Katherine Halley Iowa County, Wisconsin, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Idia scobialis
Smoky Idia
July 19, 2014 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada September 30, 2014 Details
Condica vecors
Dusky Groundling
July 21, 2014 Brett Budach Johnson County, Kansas, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Tortricidia flexuosa July 23, 2014 caher001 Carroll County, Maryland, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Aethiophysa invisalis July 24, 2014 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Anageshna primordialis July 26, 2014 treichard Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Plagodis pulveraria
American Barred Umber
July 27, 2014 Leslie Warren Mahoning County, Ohio, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Feltia subgothica
Subgothic Dart
July 28, 2014 Mark Wheeler Washington County, Minnesota, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Elophila tinealis August 31, 2014 Jeff Trahan Caddo Parish, Louisiana, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Cryphia cuerva
Cryphia Moth
July 18, 2014 Dwaine Wagoner Natrona County, Wyoming, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Holcocera iceryaeella July 26, 2014 finatic San Diego County, California, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Platynota labiosana May 01, 2014 finatic San Diego County, California, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Baphala pallida September 11, 2014 Robert Gorman Inyo County, California, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Euxoa auxiliaris
Army Cutworm
September 11, 2014 Robert Gorman Inyo County, California, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Melanolophia canadaria
Canadian melanolophia
August 15, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Clepsis virescana August 15, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Glenoides texanaria
Texas Gray
September 23, 2014 Carol Thornton-Anderson Orange County, Indiana, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Baphala pallida September 12, 2014 Robert Gorman Inyo County, California, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Bibarrambla allenella
Bog Bibarrambla Moth
August 16, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Zale galbanata
Maple Zale
August 16, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Hypsopygia olinalis August 16, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Salebriaria engeli August 16, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Duponchelia fovealis
Exotic Greenhouse Invasive
September 24, 2014 Robert Gorman Orange County, California, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Duponchelia fovealis
Exotic Greenhouse Invasive
September 25, 2014 Robert Gorman Orange County, California, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Xestia dolosa
Greater Black-letter Dart
September 25, 2014 franpope Garrett County, Maryland, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Speranza colata August 07, 2014 jim.odonater Klamath County, Oregon, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Speranza quadrilinearia August 07, 2014 jim.odonater Klamath County, Oregon, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Pyrausta subsequalis February 20, 2014 sarabseth Contra Costa County, California, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Pyrausta subsequalis September 06, 2014 tjrickert Los Angeles County, California, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Pyrausta subsequalis September 03, 2014 tjrickert San Luis Obispo County, California, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Copaeodes minima
Southern Skipperling
September 27, 2014 James Rieman Harris County, Texas, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Eumorpha pandorus
Pandorus Sphinx
September 27, 2014 slipshot Polk County, Wisconsin, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Xylotype arcadia
Acadian Sallow
September 28, 2014 Carol Muth Hancock County, Maine, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Papaipema marginidens September 20, 2014 JimEckert Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Pasiphila rectangulata
Green Pug
June 23, 2014 abwest Hancock County, Ohio, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Lerina incarnata August 28, 2014 coreyk Clark County, Nevada, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Platynota labiosana June 20, 2014 coreyk Clark County, Nevada, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Renia adspergillus
Speckled Renia Moth
September 23, 2014 Shane Miller Beaver County, Pennsylvania, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Colias eurytheme
Orange Sulphur
September 27, 2014 hmclin York County, Pennsylvania, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Scoparia biplagialis September 25, 2014 Latenight Cameron County, Pennsylvania, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Lacinipolia renigera
Bristly Cutworm Moth
September 25, 2014 Latenight Cameron County, Pennsylvania, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Pleuroprucha insulsaria
Common Tan Wave
September 26, 2014 Latenight Cameron County, Pennsylvania, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Nepytia canosaria
False Hemlock Looper Moth
September 26, 2014 Latenight Cameron County, Pennsylvania, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Acrolophus morus September 26, 2014 Latenight Cameron County, Pennsylvania, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Papaipema inquaesita
Sensitive Fern Borer Moth
September 26, 2014 Latenight Cameron County, Pennsylvania, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Nomophila nearctica
Lucerne Moth
September 26, 2014 Latenight Cameron County, Pennsylvania, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Orgyia leucostigma
White-marked Tussock Moth
September 26, 2014 Latenight Cameron County, Pennsylvania, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Cingilia catenaria
Chain-dotted Geometer
September 26, 2014 Latenight Cameron County, Pennsylvania, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Eusarca confusaria
Confused Eusarca
September 26, 2014 Latenight Cameron County, Pennsylvania, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Eucosma dorsisignatana
Triangle-backed Eucosma
September 26, 2014 Latenight Cameron County, Pennsylvania, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Cupido comyntas
Eastern Tailed-Blue
September 27, 2014 Latenight Cameron County, Pennsylvania, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Agnorisma badinodis
Pale-banded Dart
September 27, 2014 Latenight Cameron County, Pennsylvania, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Papaipema rigida
Rigid Sunflower Borer Moth
September 27, 2014 Latenight Cameron County, Pennsylvania, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Paonias excaecata
Blinded sphinx
September 28, 2014 Latenight Cameron County, Pennsylvania, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Tolype velleda
Large Tolype Moth
September 28, 2014 fionabug Hunterdon County, New Jersey, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Erinnyis alope
Alope sphinx
August 23, 2014 Curiousobserver Broward County, Florida, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Arachnis citra September 28, 2014 CompoundEyePhoto Alameda County, California, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Atalopedes campestris
Sachem
September 29, 2014 cblazo Franklin County, Pennsylvania, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Pyrgus communis
Common Checkered-Skipper
September 29, 2014 cblazo Franklin County, Pennsylvania, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Atalopedes campestris
Sachem
September 29, 2014 cblazo Franklin County, Pennsylvania, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Atalopedes campestris
Sachem
September 29, 2014 cblazo Franklin County, Pennsylvania, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Atalopedes campestris
Sachem
September 29, 2014 cblazo Franklin County, Pennsylvania, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Atalopedes campestris
Sachem
September 29, 2014 cblazo Franklin County, Pennsylvania, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Scoparia biplagialis September 26, 2014 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada September 30, 2014 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
September 29, 2014 trwalsh63 Collin County, Texas, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Polygonia comma
Eastern Comma
September 27, 2014 billy.yung New York County, New York, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Crambus albellus
Small White Grass-veneer
July 01, 2014 paulk Lake County, Indiana, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Arugisa lutea
Common Arugisa
September 28, 2014 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
September 29, 2014 maria.hoffman6@gmail.com Suffolk County, New York, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
September 29, 2014 maria.hoffman6@gmail.com Suffolk County, New York, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Vanessa virginiensis
American Lady
September 29, 2014 maria.hoffman6@gmail.com Suffolk County, New York, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Colias philodice
Clouded Sulphur
September 28, 2014 maria.hoffman6@gmail.com Suffolk County, New York, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
September 28, 2014 maria.hoffman6@gmail.com Suffolk County, New York, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
September 28, 2014 maria.hoffman6@gmail.com Suffolk County, New York, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Brephidium exilis
Western Pygmy-Blue
September 28, 2014 opiliones Clark County, Nevada, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Ochlodes yuma
Yuma Skipper
September 28, 2014 opiliones Clark County, Nevada, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Ochlodes yuma
Yuma Skipper
September 28, 2014 opiliones Clark County, Nevada, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Hymenia perspectalis
Spotted Beet Webworm Moth
September 18, 2014 jeffmci9 Texas, Travis County, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Erynnis horatius
Horace's Duskywing
May 28, 2005 Shirley Wilkerson Comanche County, Texas, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Callizzia amorata
The Gray Scoopwing
September 30, 2014 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Choephora fungorum
Bent-Line Dart
September 30, 2014 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Hyles lineata
White-lined Sphinx
September 29, 2014 Whatsaustindoin Sacramento County, California, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Isa textula
Crowned Slug Moth
September 29, 2014 curtis.lehman
(Mark Vass)
Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Atteva aurea
Ailanthus Webworm Moth
September 27, 2014 curtis.lehman Fayette County, Pennsylvania, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Chytolita morbidalis
Morbid Owlet Moth
June 07, 2014 WendyJG Winnebago County, Illinois, United States September 30, 2014 Details