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
Choristostigma roseopennalis June 12, 2015 Happyhealy Hart County, Kentucky, United States August 08, 2015 Details
Hypoprepia fucosa
Painted Lichen Moth
June 13, 2015 Happyhealy Hart County, Kentucky, United States August 08, 2015 Details
Pyrausta tyralis July 18, 2015 birdkeeper44 Ellis County, Texas, United States August 08, 2015 Details
Tripudia flavofasciata July 28, 2015 Stuart Marcus Texas, Liberty County, United States August 08, 2015 Details
Anisota virginiensis
Pink-striped oakworm moth
July 22, 2015 Moon Guilford County, North Carolina, United States August 08, 2015 Details
Heterocampa guttivitta
Maple Prominent
July 22, 2015 Moon Guilford County, North Carolina, United States August 08, 2015 Details
Atteva aurea
Ailanthus Webworm Moth
August 04, 2015 Ivyjnkyrd Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States August 08, 2015 Details
Amorpha juglandis
Walnut sphinx
August 04, 2015 Jon Rapp Christian County, Missouri, United States August 08, 2015 Details
Atteva aurea
Ailanthus Webworm Moth
August 04, 2015 Jon Rapp Christian County, Missouri, United States August 08, 2015 Details
Pyrausta acrionalis August 04, 2015 Jon Rapp Christian County, Missouri, United States August 08, 2015 Details
Haematopis grataria
Chickweed Geometer
August 04, 2015 Jon Rapp Christian County, Missouri, United States August 08, 2015 Details
Polygrammate hebraeicum
The Hebrew
August 04, 2015 Jon Rapp Christian County, Missouri, United States August 08, 2015 Details
Mellilla xanthometata
Orange Wing Moth
August 04, 2015 Jon Rapp Christian County, Missouri, United States August 08, 2015 Details
Ecliptopera atricolorata
Dark-banded Geometer
July 07, 2015 Pablomoth Fayette County, West Virginia, United States August 08, 2015 Details
Eacles imperialis
Imperial moth
August 07, 2015 Lil_kim Ontario, Canada August 08, 2015 Details
Euchlaena amoenaria
Deep Yellow Euchlaena
August 04, 2015 Jon Rapp Christian County, Missouri, United States August 08, 2015 Details
Dioryctria merkeli
Loblolly Pineconeworm Moth
August 06, 2015 Stuart Marcus Texas, Liberty County, United States August 08, 2015 Details
Antheraea polyphemus
Polyphemus moth
August 07, 2015 Lcaudill1992 Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States August 08, 2015 Details
Estigmene acrea
Salt Marsh Moth or Acrea Moth
August 06, 2015 sshively Rapides Parish, Louisiana, United States August 08, 2015 Details
Plebejus acmon
Acmon Blue
August 06, 2015 RichHubie Mendocino County, California, United States August 08, 2015 Details
Phyciodes tharos
Pearl Crescent
August 07, 2015 brandahl La Porte County, Indiana, United States August 08, 2015 Details
Hyles lineata
White-lined Sphinx
August 02, 2015 vision_m Bosque County, Texas, United States August 08, 2015 Details
Eumorpha fasciatus
Banded sphinx
August 07, 2015 MarineMom682 Wake County, North Carolina, United States August 08, 2015 Details
Phlogophora periculosa
Brown Angle Shades
October 08, 2014 t_hackler Benton County, Arkansas, United States August 08, 2015 Details
Catocala mira
Wonderful Underwing
August 06, 2015 Tindomul1of9 Queens County, New York, United States August 08, 2015 Details
Dryocampa rubicunda
Rosy maple moth
August 07, 2015 hdyess002 Sabine Parish, Louisiana, United States August 08, 2015 Details
Dichorda iridaria
Showy Emerald
July 09, 2015 hdyess002 Sabine Parish, Louisiana, United States August 08, 2015 Details
Haploa clymene
Clymene Moth
June 27, 2015 hdyess002 Sabine Parish, Louisiana, United States August 08, 2015 Details
Limenitis archippus
Viceroy
August 07, 2015 Jarchibold Saratoga County, New York, United States August 08, 2015 Details
Antheraea polyphemus
Polyphemus moth
August 08, 2015 Ciaobellisima19 Jefferson County, Indiana, United States August 08, 2015 Details
Synchlora aerata
Wavy-Lined Emerald
October 06, 2014 t_hackler Benton County, Arkansas, United States August 08, 2015 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
August 06, 2015 Gardens by Renata Jelito Westchester County, New York, United States August 08, 2015 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
August 06, 2015 Gardens by Renata Jelito Westchester County, New York, United States August 08, 2015 Details
Dicymolomia julianalis July 01, 2015 Happyhealy Hart County, Kentucky, United States August 08, 2015 Details
Halysidota sp. August 08, 2015 Amaryllis Davidson County, North Carolina, United States August 08, 2015 Details
Caripeta divisata
Gray Spruce Looper
August 04, 2015 Jim Eckert Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States August 08, 2015 Details
Halysidota tessellaris
Banded Tussock Moth or Pale Tiger Moth
August 08, 2015 CrystalMaus Washington County, Maryland, United States August 08, 2015 Details
Leucania phragmitidicola
Phragmites Wainscot
August 07, 2015 Jim Eckert Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania, United States August 08, 2015 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
August 08, 2015 James MacGregor Dallas County, Texas, United States August 08, 2015 Details
Amorpha juglandis
Walnut sphinx
August 08, 2015 beckyvtx Texas, United States, Wichita County August 08, 2015 Details
Paratraea plebeja
Plebeian sphinx
August 08, 2015 sshively Rapides Parish, Louisiana, United States August 08, 2015 Details
Danaus gilippus
Queen
July 14, 2015 David Oakley Benton County, Arkansas, United States August 08, 2015 Details
Idia americalis
American Idia Moth
August 08, 2015 Chip Krilowicz Camden County, New Jersey, United States August 08, 2015 Details
Phyciodes tharos
Pearl Crescent
August 08, 2015 Burlster Spotsylvania County, Virginia, United States August 08, 2015 Details
Antheraea polyphemus
Polyphemus moth
August 08, 2015 Miranda Luna Fluvanna County, Virginia, United States August 08, 2015 Details
Phragmatobia fuliginosa
Ruby Tiger Moth
July 27, 2015 franpope Garrett County, Maryland, United States August 08, 2015 Details
Amphipyra pyramidoides
Copper Underwing
July 27, 2015 franpope Garrett County, Maryland, United States August 08, 2015 Details
Lascoria ambigualis
Ambiguous Moth
July 30, 2015 franpope Garrett County, Maryland, United States August 08, 2015 Details
Oneida lunulalis
Orange-tufted Oneida Moth
July 30, 2015 franpope Garrett County, Maryland, United States August 08, 2015 Details
Pyrausta acrionalis July 30, 2015 franpope Garrett County, Maryland, United States August 08, 2015 Details
Amphipoea americana
American Ear Moth
July 27, 2015 franpope Garrett County, Maryland, United States August 08, 2015 Details
Vanessa atalanta
Red Admiral
August 01, 2015 philohela Cochise County, Arizona, United States August 08, 2015 Details
Plusia contexta
Connected Looper Moth
July 27, 2015 franpope Garrett County, Maryland, United States August 08, 2015 Details
Scoliopteryx libatrix
The Herald
August 01, 2015 franpope Garrett County, Maryland, United States August 08, 2015 Details
Furcula borealis
White Furcula
August 03, 2015 franpope Garrett County, Maryland, United States August 08, 2015 Details
Synchlora aerata
Wavy-Lined Emerald
August 03, 2015 franpope Garrett County, Maryland, United States August 08, 2015 Details
Macaria fissinotata
Hemlock Angle
August 03, 2015 franpope Garrett County, Maryland, United States August 08, 2015 Details
Leucania ursula
Ursula Wainscot
June 10, 2015 franpope Garrett County, Maryland, United States August 08, 2015 Details
Bellura obliqua
Cattail Borer Moth
August 05, 2015 franpope Garrett County, Maryland, United States August 08, 2015 Details
Vanessa virginiensis
American Lady
August 08, 2015 EPIMEDIUM McHenry County, Illinois, United States August 08, 2015 Details
Vanessa atalanta
Red Admiral
August 08, 2015 EPIMEDIUM McHenry County, Illinois, United States August 08, 2015 Details
Staphylus hayhurstii
Hayhurst's Scallopwing
August 08, 2015 gunhilda Payne County, Oklahoma, United States August 08, 2015 Details
Phoebis sennae
Cloudless Sulphur
August 02, 2015 gunhilda Payne County, Oklahoma, United States August 08, 2015 Details
Hylephila phyleus
Fiery Skipper
August 08, 2015 gunhilda Payne County, Oklahoma, United States August 08, 2015 Details
Atalopedes campestris
Sachem
August 08, 2015 gunhilda Payne County, Oklahoma, United States August 08, 2015 Details
Eudryas grata
Beautiful Wood-nymph
July 20, 2015 franpope Garrett County, Maryland, United States August 08, 2015 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
August 08, 2015 EPIMEDIUM McHenry County, Illinois, United States August 08, 2015 Details
Orthonama obstipata
The Gem
July 01, 2015 Happyhealy Hart County, Kentucky, United States August 08, 2015 Details
Dichorda iridaria
Showy Emerald
July 02, 2015 Happyhealy Hart County, Kentucky, United States August 08, 2015 Details
Lipocosmodes fuliginosalis July 02, 2015 Happyhealy Hart County, Kentucky, United States August 08, 2015 Details
Balsa malana July 02, 2015 Happyhealy Hart County, Kentucky, United States August 08, 2015 Details
Euclea delphinii
Spiny Oak-slug Moth
July 02, 2015 Happyhealy Hart County, Kentucky, United States August 08, 2015 Details
Herpetogramma pertextalis July 02, 2015 Happyhealy Hart County, Kentucky, United States August 08, 2015 Details
Allagrapha aerea
Unspotted Looper Moth
July 02, 2015 Happyhealy Hart County, Kentucky, United States August 08, 2015 Details
Dryocampa rubicunda
Rosy maple moth
August 08, 2015 bsperry Hardy County, West Virginia, United States August 08, 2015 Details
Eumorpha fasciatus
Banded sphinx
August 08, 2015 Nbrumley15 Texas, Smith County, United States August 08, 2015 Details
Leucania inermis
Unarmed Wainscot
August 08, 2015 Chip Krilowicz Camden County, New Jersey, United States August 08, 2015 Details
Speyeria cybele
Great Spangled Fritillary
July 31, 2015 roseanna Pulaski County, Kentucky, United States August 08, 2015 Details
Celastrina neglecta
Summer Azure
August 08, 2015 mrcnaturally Orange County, New York, United States August 08, 2015 Details
Pholisora catullus
Common Sootywing
August 01, 2015 roseanna Pulaski County, Kentucky, United States August 08, 2015 Details
Hypercompe scribonia
Great Leopard Moth
August 08, 2015 mommanik24 Dubois County, Indiana, United States August 08, 2015 Details
Cyclophora pendulinaria
Sweetfern Geometer
August 02, 2015 roseanna Pulaski County, Kentucky, United States August 08, 2015 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
August 02, 2015 mommanik24 Marion County, Indiana, United States August 08, 2015 Details
Schizura unicornis
Unicorn Caterpillar Moth
August 05, 2015 Aboover Knox County, Maine, United States August 08, 2015 Details
Hemaris thysbe
Hummingbird Clearwing
July 10, 2015 catmint20906 Montgomery County, Maryland, United States August 08, 2015 Details
Nymphalis antiopa
Mourning Cloak
August 07, 2015 JRonan17 Herkimer County, New York, United States August 08, 2015 Details
Limenitis arthemis arthemis
White Admiral
August 07, 2015 JRonan17 Herkimer County, New York, United States August 08, 2015 Details
Erynnis horatius
Horace's Duskywing
August 08, 2015 Doug Bruce Lawrence County, Tennessee, United States August 08, 2015 Details
Papilio troilus
Spicebush Swallowtail
August 08, 2015 Doug Bruce Lawrence County, Tennessee, United States August 08, 2015 Details
Agraulis vanillae
Gulf Fritillary
August 08, 2015 stephen stedman White County, Tennessee, United States August 08, 2015 Details
Asterocampa celtis
Hackberry Emperor
August 08, 2015 stephen stedman White County, Tennessee, United States August 08, 2015 Details
Pieris rapae
Cabbage White
August 07, 2015 JRonan17 Herkimer County, New York, United States August 08, 2015 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
August 08, 2015 Doug Bruce Lawrence County, Tennessee, United States August 08, 2015 Details
Manduca rustica
Rustic sphinx
August 08, 2015 trialsz63 Oklahoma County, Oklahoma, United States August 08, 2015 Details
Asterocampa clyton
Tawny Emperor
August 08, 2015 Doug Bruce Lawrence County, Tennessee, United States August 08, 2015 Details
Pholisora catullus
Common Sootywing
August 08, 2015 Doug Bruce Lawrence County, Tennessee, United States August 08, 2015 Details
Euptoieta claudia
Variegated Fritillary
August 08, 2015 Doug Bruce Lawrence County, Tennessee, United States August 08, 2015 Details
Colias eurytheme
Orange Sulphur
August 08, 2015 Doug Bruce Lawrence County, Tennessee, United States August 08, 2015 Details
Polygonia interrogationis
Question Mark
August 08, 2015 Doug Bruce Giles County, Tennessee, United States August 08, 2015 Details
Caenurgina erechtea
Forage Looper Moth
August 08, 2015 Joe Saunders Radford City County, Virginia, United States August 08, 2015 Details