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
Platynota idaeusalis
Tufted Apple-Bud Moth
August 09, 2013 wayne13114 Oswego County, New York, United States July 07, 2015 Details
Pieris rapae
Cabbage White
July 05, 2014 treichard Orange County, New York, United States July 07, 2015 Details
Ancyloxypha numitor
Least Skipper
August 24, 2014 Jarchibold Saratoga County, New York, United States July 07, 2015 Details
Poanes zabulon
Zabulon Skipper
August 28, 2014 chherrmann Suffolk County, New York, United States July 07, 2015 Details
Chloraspilates bicoloraria
Bicolored Chloraspilates Moth
July 31, 2014 jim.odonater Graham County, Arizona, United States July 07, 2015 Details
Stegea salutalis July 30, 2014 JimEckert Santa Cruz County, Arizona, United States July 07, 2015 Details
Hypercompe permaculata July 12, 2012 klebo Coconino County, Arizona, United States July 07, 2015 Details
Hyles lineata
White-lined Sphinx
April 25, 2015 phussemann Pima County, Arizona, United States July 07, 2015 Details
Antheraea polyphemus
Polyphemus moth
June 21, 2015 KimberlyKay Clark County, Washington, United States July 07, 2015 Details
Hyalophora euryalus
Ceanothus silkmoth
June 06, 2015 steves Pend Oreille County, Washington, United States July 07, 2015 Details
Hyles gallii
Bedstraw hawkmoth
June 24, 2015 MissyTeddy British Columbia, Canada July 07, 2015 Details
Platarctia parthenos
St. Lawrence Tiger Moth
June 25, 2015 Carol A. Mickelsen Fairbanks North Star Borough, Alaska, United States July 07, 2015 Details
Paonias excaecata
Blinded sphinx
June 27, 2015 AmazingGazing King County, Washington, United States July 07, 2015 Details
Olethreutes permundana June 28, 2015 Carol Thornton-Anderson Orange County, Indiana, United States July 07, 2015 Details
Notarctia proxima
Mexican Tiger Moth
June 27, 2015 Sparks7 Yavapai County, Arizona, United States July 07, 2015 Details
Eublemma minima
Everlasting Bud Moth
October 04, 2013 wildreturn St. Louis City County, Missouri, United States July 07, 2015 Details
Phigalia titea
Spiny Looper
March 22, 2014 wildreturn St. Louis City County, Missouri, United States July 07, 2015 Details
Eucosma dorsisignatana
Triangle-backed Eucosma
September 30, 2014 wildreturn Lincoln County, Missouri, United States July 07, 2015 Details
Pandemis limitata
Three-lined Leafroller Moth
August 30, 2014 wildreturn Lincoln County, Missouri, United States July 07, 2015 Details
Acronicta hasta
Speared Dagger Moth
April 17, 2015 wildreturn Lincoln County, Missouri, United States July 07, 2015 Details
Paralobesia viteana
Grape Berry Moth
September 07, 2014 wildreturn St. Louis City County, Missouri, United States July 07, 2015 Details
Celiptera frustulum
Black Bit Moth
August 21, 2014 wildreturn Lincoln County, Missouri, United States July 07, 2015 Details
Hypena humuli
Hop Vine Moth
August 21, 2014 wildreturn Lincoln County, Missouri, United States July 07, 2015 Details
Virbia opella
Tawny Holomelina
May 29, 2014 wildreturn St. Louis City County, Missouri, United States July 07, 2015 Details
Meropleon diversicolor September 18, 2013 wildreturn Lincoln County, Missouri, United States July 07, 2015 Details
Agrotis venerabilis
Venerable Dart
October 04, 2014 wildreturn St. Louis City County, Missouri, United States July 07, 2015 Details
Peoria longipalpella
Long-palps Peoria Moth
August 30, 2014 wildreturn Lincoln County, Missouri, United States July 07, 2015 Details
Aethes argentilimitana June 06, 2015 Jon Rapp Polk County, Missouri, United States July 07, 2015 Details
Polygonia interrogationis
Question Mark
June 30, 2015 Indy Artist Hamilton County, Indiana, United States July 07, 2015 Details
Papilio rutulus
Western Tiger Swallowtail
June 30, 2015 Wscott Snohomish County, Washington, United States July 07, 2015 Details
Hyles lineata
White-lined Sphinx
June 30, 2015 JDreimiller Pierce County, Washington, United States July 07, 2015 Details
Ledaea perditalis
Lost Owlet Moth
June 30, 2015 Jon Rapp Boone County, Missouri, United States July 07, 2015 Details
Satyrium titus
Coral Hairstreak
June 28, 2015 Sue Orlowski Lincoln County, Washington, United States July 07, 2015 Details
Polygonia interrogationis
Question Mark
June 16, 2015 Sue Orlowski Hampden County, Massachusetts, United States July 07, 2015 Details
Xanthophysa psychialis
Xanthophysa Moth
June 06, 2015 Jon Rapp Boone County, Missouri, United States July 07, 2015 Details
Chionodes discoocellella June 06, 2015 Jon Rapp Polk County, Missouri, United States July 07, 2015 Details
Glaphyria glaphyralis
Common Glaphyria
June 20, 2015 wildreturn Christian County, Missouri, United States July 07, 2015 Details
Carposina sasakii
Peach Fruit Moth
August 30, 2014 wildreturn Lincoln County, Missouri, United States July 07, 2015 Details
Blastobasis glandulella
Acorn Moth
May 22, 2014 wildreturn St. Louis City County, Missouri, United States July 07, 2015 Details
Coryphista meadii
Barberry Geometer
June 27, 2015 wildreturn Lincoln County, Missouri, United States July 07, 2015 Details
Dichomeris ventrella June 21, 2014 wildreturn St. Louis City County, Missouri, United States July 07, 2015 Details
Taygete attributella June 04, 2015 wildreturn St. Louis City County, Missouri, United States July 07, 2015 Details
Venusia comptaria
Brown-shaded Carpet
April 17, 2015 wildreturn Lincoln County, Missouri, United States July 07, 2015 Details
Actias luna
Luna moth
July 01, 2015 jZ0n McHenry County, Illinois, United States July 07, 2015 Details
Vanessa atalanta
Red Admiral
July 02, 2015 hforrester Madison County, Indiana, United States July 07, 2015 Details
Dasychira obliquata
Streaked Tussock Moth
July 03, 2015 vinstanton Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States July 07, 2015 Details
Polygonia comma
Eastern Comma
July 03, 2015 flutterby1 Lee County, Illinois, United States July 07, 2015 Details
Ceratomia amyntor
Elm sphinx
July 03, 2015 estanley Baltimore County, Maryland, United States July 07, 2015 Details
Leuconycta diphteroides
Green Leuconycta
July 03, 2015 estanley Baltimore County, Maryland, United States July 07, 2015 Details
Hypena palparia
Mottled Bomolocha Moth
June 30, 2015 Carol Thornton-Anderson Orange County, Indiana, United States July 07, 2015 Details
Caenurgina crassiuscula
Clover Looper Moth
June 24, 2015 Jon Rapp Boone County, Missouri, United States July 07, 2015 Details
Catocala lineella
Girlfriend Underwing
July 02, 2015 Jon Rapp Boone County, Missouri, United States July 07, 2015 Details
Idia aemula
Common Idia Moth
June 29, 2015 digginflowers Page County, Virginia, United States July 07, 2015 Details
Hemaris thysbe
Hummingbird Clearwing
July 03, 2015 msrebelle Fairfax County, Virginia, United States July 07, 2015 Details
Catocala ilia
Ilia Underwing
June 29, 2015 digginflowers Page County, Virginia, United States July 07, 2015 Details
Elophila obliteralis
Waterlily Leafcutter Moth
June 06, 2015 Jon Rapp Polk County, Missouri, United States July 07, 2015 Details
Satyrium calanus
Banded Hairstreak
June 28, 2015 Doug Bruce Campbell County, Tennessee, United States July 07, 2015 Details
Polygonia comma
Eastern Comma
June 28, 2015 Doug Bruce Campbell County, Tennessee, United States July 07, 2015 Details
Tetracis cachexiata
White Slant-line
June 01, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States July 07, 2015 Details
Sciota celtidella June 06, 2015 Jon Rapp Boone County, Missouri, United States July 07, 2015 Details
Clepsis clemensiana June 06, 2015 Jon Rapp Polk County, Missouri, United States July 07, 2015 Details
Archips georgiana June 06, 2015 Jon Rapp Polk County, Missouri, United States July 07, 2015 Details
Archips argyrospila
Fruit-tree Leafroller Moth
June 07, 2013 Jon Rapp Boone County, Missouri, United States July 07, 2015 Details
Enodia creola
Creole Pearly-eye
July 04, 2015 Bill Emch Lee County, South Carolina, United States July 07, 2015 Details
Enodia portlandia
Southern Pearly-eye
July 04, 2015 Bill Emch Lee County, South Carolina, United States July 07, 2015 Details
Pleuroprucha insulsaria
Common Tan Wave
July 04, 2015 John LeBlanc Henrico County, Virginia, United States July 07, 2015 Details
Lerema accius
Clouded Skipper
July 05, 2015 Carolyn Seaton Lancaster County, South Carolina, United States July 07, 2015 Details
Eupithecia miserulata July 05, 2015 John LeBlanc Chesterfield County, Virginia, United States July 07, 2015 Details
Charadra deridens
The Laugher
July 01, 2015 mdolomieu1 Greene County, Missouri, United States July 07, 2015 Details
Harrisina americana
Grapeleaf Skeletonizer Moth
June 27, 2015 mdolomieu1 Greene County, Missouri, United States July 07, 2015 Details
Haploa clymene
Clymene Moth
July 05, 2015 mdolomieu1 Greene County, Missouri, United States July 07, 2015 Details
Satyrium titus
Coral Hairstreak
July 05, 2015 mdolomieu1 Greene County, Missouri, United States July 07, 2015 Details
Phaecasiophora niveiguttana
Labyrinth Moth
May 18, 2013 Jon Rapp Boone County, Missouri, United States July 07, 2015 Details
Phaecasiophora niveiguttana
Labyrinth Moth
June 06, 2015 Jon Rapp Polk County, Missouri, United States July 07, 2015 Details
Epiblema otiosana
Bidens Borer Moth
June 09, 2015 froghavenfarm Hickman County, Tennessee, United States July 07, 2015 Details
Haploa contigua
The Neighbor
June 09, 2015 froghavenfarm Hickman County, Tennessee, United States July 07, 2015 Details
Pandemis limitata
Three-lined Leafroller Moth
May 01, 2012 Allen Belden Richmond City County, Virginia, United States July 07, 2015 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
July 04, 2015 Brendamouse Allen County, Indiana, United States July 07, 2015 Details
Speyeria cybele
Great Spangled Fritillary
July 05, 2015 Brendamouse Allen County, Indiana, United States July 07, 2015 Details
Vanessa atalanta
Red Admiral
July 04, 2015 Brendamouse Allen County, Indiana, United States July 07, 2015 Details
Leucania pseudargyria
False Wainscot
July 04, 2015 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada July 07, 2015 Details
Crambus laqueatellus
Eastern Grass-veneer
June 05, 2015 Sheryl Johnson Chester County, Pennsylvania, United States July 07, 2015 Details
Megisto cymela
Little Wood-Satyr
June 06, 2015 Sheryl Johnson Chester County, Pennsylvania, United States July 07, 2015 Details
Pyrgus communis
Common Checkered-Skipper
July 06, 2015 yoghurt Oakland County, Michigan, United States July 07, 2015 Details
Speyeria diana
Diana Fritillary
July 06, 2015 peggyt67 Claiborne County, Tennessee, United States July 07, 2015 Details
Nomophila nearctica
Lucerne Moth
September 10, 2012 Allen Belden Richmond City County, Virginia, United States July 07, 2015 Details
Callophrys gryneus
Juniper Hairstreak
July 06, 2015 hmclin York County, Pennsylvania, United States July 07, 2015 Details
Enodia anthedon
Northern Pearly-eye
July 04, 2015 Dogsledding101 Ontario, Canada July 07, 2015 Details
Junonia coenia
Common Buckeye
July 06, 2015 SMulhearn Contra Costa County, California, United States July 07, 2015 Details
Caloptilia invariabilis
Cherry Leaf-cone Caterpillar Moth
June 21, 2015 JohnRoosenberg Albany County, New York, United States July 07, 2015 Details
Argyrotaenia quercifoliana
Oak Leafroller
June 21, 2015 JohnRoosenberg Albany County, New York, United States July 07, 2015 Details
Ctenucha virginica
Virginia Ctenucha
June 16, 2015 JohnRoosenberg Schoharie County, New York, United States July 07, 2015 Details
Cycnia tenera
Delicate Cycnia or Dogbane Tiger Moth
June 21, 2015 JohnRoosenberg Albany County, New York, United States July 07, 2015 Details
Panthea furcilla
Eastern Panthea
June 16, 2015 JohnRoosenberg Schoharie County, New York, United States July 07, 2015 Details
Haematopis grataria
Chickweed Geometer
June 21, 2015 JohnRoosenberg Albany County, New York, United States July 07, 2015 Details
Speyeria cybele
Great Spangled Fritillary
July 06, 2015 a.d.levine Orange County, New York, United States July 07, 2015 Details
Phlogophora iris
Olive Angle Shades
June 16, 2015 JohnRoosenberg Schoharie County, New York, United States July 07, 2015 Details
Eudryas grata
Beautiful Wood-nymph
June 16, 2015 JohnRoosenberg Albany County, New York, United States July 07, 2015 Details
Phyciodes tharos
Pearl Crescent
June 10, 2015 JohnRoosenberg Schoharie County, New York, United States July 07, 2015 Details
Limenitis arthemis
Red-spotted Purple or White Admiral
June 10, 2015 JohnRoosenberg Schoharie County, New York, United States July 07, 2015 Details