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
Lithophane antennata
Ashen Pinion
June 11, 2014 danielsn2010 Litchfield County, Connecticut, United States January 10, 2015 Details
Rivula propinqualis
Spotted Grass Moth
May 31, 2014 Appy-Brown Grand Isle County, Vermont, United States January 10, 2015 Details
Apantesis nais
Nais Tiger Moth
June 14, 2014 fenrislorsrai Fairfield County, Connecticut, United States January 10, 2015 Details
Parasa chloris
Smaller Parasa
June 27, 2014 Cat Fedeli New London County, Connecticut, United States January 10, 2015 Details
Dryocampa rubicunda
Rosy maple moth
July 03, 2014 delo727 Essex County, New York, United States January 10, 2015 Details
Smerinthus jamaicensis
Twin-spotted sphinx
July 04, 2014 delo727 Essex County, New York, United States January 10, 2015 Details
Eacles imperialis
Imperial moth
July 04, 2014 delo727 Essex County, New York, United States January 10, 2015 Details
Galasa nigrinodis July 06, 2014 jslein Monroe County, New York, United States January 10, 2015 Details
Taygete attributella June 27, 2014 Intrinsic3141 Suffolk County, New York, United States January 10, 2015 Details
Ceratomia amyntor
Elm sphinx
June 12, 2014 Zimbothemagnificient Kings County, New York, United States January 10, 2015 Details
Glaphyria fulminalis
Black-patched Glaphyria Moth
July 07, 2014 Intrinsic3141 Suffolk County, New York, United States January 10, 2015 Details
Orgyia leucostigma
White-marked Tussock Moth
July 09, 2014 megannewhouse Onondaga County, New York, United States January 10, 2015 Details
Ceratomia undulosa
Waved sphinx
July 03, 2014 cdemers Essex County, New York, United States January 10, 2015 Details
Zeuzera pyrina
Leopard Moth
July 11, 2014 jbouvier Monroe County, New York, United States January 10, 2015 Details
Mythimna unipuncta
Armyworm Moth
July 11, 2014 mrcnaturally Bronx County, New York, United States January 10, 2015 Details
Redectis vitrea July 10, 2014 Intrinsic3141 Suffolk County, New York, United States January 10, 2015 Details
Speranza pustularia
Lesser Maple Spanworm Moth
July 13, 2014 Intrinsic3141 Suffolk County, New York, United States January 10, 2015 Details
Galasa nigrinodis July 11, 2014 Intrinsic3141 Suffolk County, New York, United States January 10, 2015 Details
Antheraea polyphemus
Polyphemus moth
July 01, 2014 NancyB Kings County, New York, United States January 10, 2015 Details
Dryocampa rubicunda
Rosy maple moth
June 22, 2014 NancyB Ulster County, New York, United States January 10, 2015 Details
Hemaris thysbe
Hummingbird Clearwing
June 23, 2002 cedareden Franklin County, New York, United States January 10, 2015 Details
Hemaris diffinis
Snowberry Clearwing
July 18, 2014 Carolynvb Dutchess County, New York, United States January 10, 2015 Details
Tolype velleda
Large Tolype Moth
July 18, 2014 Jennifer stratton Chittenden County, Vermont, United States January 10, 2015 Details
Phobetron pithecium
Hag Moth
July 18, 2014 CathK Saratoga County, New York, United States January 10, 2015 Details
Mythimna unipuncta
Armyworm Moth
July 18, 2014 Habibi18 New York County, New York, United States January 10, 2015 Details
Hemaris thysbe
Hummingbird Clearwing
July 18, 2014 Cirsine Erie County, New York, United States January 10, 2015 Details
Lymantria dispar
Gypsy Moth
July 19, 2014 Marian Goldsmith Washington County, Rhode Island, United States January 10, 2015 Details
Tolype velleda
Large Tolype Moth
September 19, 2014 Upper Pond Farm Connecticut, United States January 10, 2015 Details
Feralia major
Major Sallow
January 08, 2015 gldearman Jefferson County, Florida, United States January 10, 2015 Details
Caloptilia sassafrasella
Sassafras Caloptilia Moth
December 29, 2013 Peter Homann Leon County, Florida, United States January 10, 2015 Details
Caloptilia azaleella
Azalea Leafminer
December 27, 2014 Peter Homann Leon County, Florida, United States January 10, 2015 Details
Caloptilia triadicae July 22, 2014 Peter Homann Leon County, Florida, United States January 10, 2015 Details
Chrysendeton imitabilis August 20, 2014 Peter Homann Leon County, Florida, United States January 10, 2015 Details
Anacampsis nonstrigella June 30, 2014 a-o Tompkins County, New York, United States January 11, 2015 Details
Lygropia rivulalis July 19, 2014 CathK Albany County, New York, United States January 11, 2015 Details
Pseudeustrotia carneola
Pink-barred Pseudeustrotia
July 19, 2014 CathK Albany County, New York, United States January 11, 2015 Details
Vanessa cardui
Painted Lady
September 24, 2014 Beverly Carter Baxter County, Arkansas, United States January 11, 2015 Details
Clydonopteron sacculana March 07, 2007 ugugusgili Jackson County, Alabama, United States January 11, 2015 Details
Heteropacha rileyana
Riley's Lappet Moth
March 07, 2007 ugugusgili Jackson County, Alabama, United States January 11, 2015 Details
Catocala insolabilis
Inconsolable Underwing
March 05, 2007 ugugusgili Jackson County, Alabama, United States January 11, 2015 Details
Udea rubigalis
Celery Leaftier Moth
August 28, 2012 strixv Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States January 11, 2015 Details
Udea rubigalis
Celery Leaftier Moth
July 25, 2012 strixv Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States January 11, 2015 Details
Calephelis nemesis
Fatal Metalmark
November 08, 2014 BarryN Texas, Travis County, United States January 11, 2015 Details
Dicymolomia metalophota October 27, 2014 Peter Homann Leon County, Florida, United States January 11, 2015 Details
Anania coronata August 11, 2012 Peter Homann Leon County, Florida, United States January 11, 2015 Details
Stemorrhages costata August 11, 2014 Peter Homann Leon County, Florida, United States January 11, 2015 Details
Polia nimbosa
Stormy Arches
July 13, 2014 jim.odonater Clackamas County, Oregon, United States January 11, 2015 Details
Polygrammodes flavidalis June 27, 2014 Peter Homann Leon County, Florida, United States January 11, 2015 Details
Sciota uvinella
Sweetgum Leafroller Moth
August 09, 2014 curtis.lehman
(Karen and Gary Campbell)
Lehigh County, Pennsylvania, United States January 11, 2015 Details
Fissicrambus mutabilis
Changeable Grass-veneer
September 15, 2014 Peter Homann Leon County, Florida, United States January 11, 2015 Details
Choephora fungorum
Bent-Line Dart
October 04, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States January 11, 2015 Details
Caloptilia bimaculatella August 18, 2014 curtis.lehman
(Karen and Gary Campbell)
Lehigh County, Pennsylvania, United States January 11, 2015 Details
Scoparia basalis October 04, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States January 11, 2015 Details
Idia americalis
American Idia Moth
October 04, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States January 11, 2015 Details
Callopistria floridensis
Florida Callopistria Moth
January 10, 2015 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States January 11, 2015 Details
Omphalocera cariosa August 10, 2014 Peter Homann Leon County, Florida, United States January 11, 2015 Details
Acrobasis demotella June 03, 2014 curtis.lehman
(Karen and Gary Campbell)
Lehigh County, Pennsylvania, United States January 11, 2015 Details
Bucculatrix angustata July 21, 2014 curtis.lehman
(Karen and Gary Campbell)
Lehigh County, Pennsylvania, United States January 11, 2015 Details
Macrorrhinia endonephele June 22, 2014 Peter Homann Leon County, Florida, United States January 11, 2015 Details
Antheraea polyphemus
Polyphemus moth
January 09, 2015 Camila.o Collier County, Florida, United States January 11, 2015 Details
Caudellia apyrella
Crescent-winged Caudellia Moth
November 03, 2012 Peter Homann Leon County, Florida, United States January 11, 2015 Details
Euzophera ostricolorella
Root Collar Borer
March 04, 2013 Peter Homann Leon County, Florida, United States January 11, 2015 Details
Eulogia ochrifrontella October 01, 2014 Peter Homann Leon County, Florida, United States January 11, 2015 Details
Vitula edmandsii October 17, 2014 Peter Homann Leon County, Florida, United States January 11, 2015 Details
Renia flavipunctalis
Yellow-spotted Renia Moth
August 02, 2014 Ilona L. Dane County, Wisconsin, United States January 11, 2015 Details
Melanchra adjuncta
Hitched Arches
August 01, 2014 Ilona L. Dane County, Wisconsin, United States January 11, 2015 Details
Melanchra adjuncta
Hitched Arches
June 15, 2014 Ilona L. Dane County, Wisconsin, United States January 11, 2015 Details
Catocala lineella
Girlfriend Underwing
August 06, 2013 Ilona L. Dane County, Wisconsin, United States January 11, 2015 Details
Tetanolita mynesalis
Smoky Tetanolita Moth
October 07, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States January 11, 2015 Details
Sunira bicolorago
Bicolored Sallow
October 07, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States January 11, 2015 Details
Harrisina americana
Grapeleaf Skeletonizer Moth
May 03, 2014 Ulrich Flemming New Haven County, Connecticut, United States January 12, 2015 Details
Parallelia bistriaris
Maple Looper Moth
June 01, 2014 cyric Providence County, Rhode Island, United States January 12, 2015 Details
Plagodis serinaria
Lemon Plagodis
May 31, 2014 cyric Kent County, Rhode Island, United States January 12, 2015 Details
Nemoria mimosaria
White-fringed Emerald
May 31, 2014 cyric Kent County, Rhode Island, United States January 12, 2015 Details
Halysidota sp. July 08, 2014 Intrinsic3141 New York, United States January 12, 2015 Details
Heterocampa umbrata
White-blotched Heterocampa
July 12, 2014 HKHarkins Tolland County, Connecticut, United States January 12, 2015 Details
Hypoprepia fucosa
Painted Lichen Moth
July 17, 2014 MizuRenkinjutsu Middlesex County, Connecticut, United States January 12, 2015 Details
Zanclognatha laevigata
Variable Zanclognatha Moth
July 19, 2014 CathK Albany County, New York, United States January 12, 2015 Details
Speranza pustularia
Lesser Maple Spanworm Moth
June 28, 2014 David Trently Sullivan County, New York, United States January 12, 2015 Details
Ctenucha virginica
Virginia Ctenucha
June 28, 2014 David Trently Sullivan County, New York, United States January 12, 2015 Details
Eusarca confusaria
Confused Eusarca
June 28, 2014 David Trently Sullivan County, New York, United States January 12, 2015 Details
Eumorpha pandorus
Pandorus Sphinx
July 19, 2014 gandsr Saratoga County, New York, United States January 12, 2015 Details
Pyrrharctia isabella
Isabella Tiger Moth or Banded Woolybear
May 24, 2014 Blocky Washington (Block Island) County, Rhode Island, United States January 12, 2015 Details
Malacosoma americanum
Eastern Tent Caterpillar Moth
June 29, 2014 cyric Washington County, Rhode Island, United States January 12, 2015 Details
Catocala innubens
The Betrothed
July 21, 2014 Habibi18 New York County, New York, United States January 12, 2015 Details
Cenopis pettitana
Maple-basswood Leafroller Moth
June 27, 2014 Habibi18 New York County, New York, United States January 12, 2015 Details
Ecliptopera silaceata
Small Phoenix
July 20, 2014 CathK Albany County, New York, United States January 12, 2015 Details
Crambidia pallida
Pale Lichen Moth
July 20, 2014 CathK Albany County, New York, United States January 12, 2015 Details
Grammia virgo
Virgin Tiger Moth
July 20, 2014 CathK Albany County, New York, United States January 12, 2015 Details
Ceratomia undulosa
Waved sphinx
July 20, 2014 CathK Albany County, New York, United States January 12, 2015 Details
Prochoerodes lineola
Large Maple Spanworm Moth
July 20, 2014 CathK Albany County, New York, United States January 12, 2015 Details
Sparganothis reticulatana
Reticulated Fruitworm Moth
July 20, 2014 CathK Albany County, New York, United States January 12, 2015 Details
Speranza pustularia
Lesser Maple Spanworm Moth
July 20, 2014 CathK Albany County, New York, United States January 12, 2015 Details
Dichomeris flavocostella
Cream-bordered Dichomeris Moth
July 20, 2014 CathK Albany County, New York, United States January 12, 2015 Details
Hypoprepia fucosa
Painted Lichen Moth
July 20, 2014 CathK Albany County, New York, United States January 12, 2015 Details
Malacosoma disstria
Forest Tent Caterpillar Moth
July 20, 2014 CathK Albany County, New York, United States January 12, 2015 Details
Acleris forsskaleana
Maple Leaftier
July 20, 2014 CathK Albany County, New York, United States January 12, 2015 Details
Euchaetes egle
Milkweed Tussock Moth or Milkweed Tiger Moth
June 20, 2014 Blocky Washington (Block Island) County, Rhode Island, United States January 12, 2015 Details
Schizura concinna
Red-humped Caterpillar Moth
August 06, 2014 beckym06451 New Haven County, Connecticut, United States January 12, 2015 Details
Probole amicaria August 07, 2014 Carol Thornton-Anderson Orange County, Indiana, United States January 12, 2015 Details