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
Pseudogalleria inimicella April 11, 2016 Stuart Marcus Texas, Liberty County, United States December 28, 2016 Details
Orgyia detrita
Fir Tussock Moth
April 29, 2016 Laceydleo Harris County, Texas, United States December 28, 2016 Details
Hyphantria cunea
Fall Webworm Moth
May 02, 2016 Christine Scott Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma, United States December 28, 2016 Details
Celastrina neglecta
Summer Azure
May 21, 2016 hiker96 Douglas County, Kansas, United States December 28, 2016 Details
Polites themistocles
Tawny-edged Skipper
May 27, 2016 hiker96 Leavenworth County, Kansas, United States December 28, 2016 Details
Helcystogramma badia August 16, 2016 jvhigbee Pierce County, Washington, United States December 28, 2016 Details
Amblyscirtes nysa
Nysa Roadside-Skipper
August 14, 2016 ncrosbyrd Hidalgo County, Texas, United States December 28, 2016 Details
Macaria aequiferaria
Woody Angle
August 27, 2016 Emily Hjalmarson Cleveland County, Oklahoma, United States December 28, 2016 Details
Dasychira basiflava
Yellow-based Tussock Moth
August 20, 2016 rnmacek Jefferson County, Alabama, United States December 28, 2016 Details
Heterocampa umbrata
White-blotched Heterocampa
September 14, 2016 SBevers Pulaski County, Arkansas, United States December 28, 2016 Details
Lerema accius
Clouded Skipper
September 29, 2016 rmorgan Denton County, Texas, United States December 28, 2016 Details
Palpita kimballi
Kimball's Palpita Moth
September 23, 2016 billwx Garfield County, Oklahoma, United States December 28, 2016 Details
Hypercompe scribonia
Great Leopard Moth
October 09, 2016 fridgitator Dallas County, Texas, United States December 28, 2016 Details
Megalopyge opercularis
Southern Flannel Moth
October 15, 2016 Jklomu Fort Bend County, Texas, United States December 28, 2016 Details
Estigmene acrea
Salt Marsh Moth or Acrea Moth
October 16, 2016 Christinalea Texas, Travis County, United States December 28, 2016 Details
Hyphantria cunea
Fall Webworm Moth
October 23, 2016 abwest Bexar County, Texas, United States December 28, 2016 Details
Eucosma comatulana August 29, 2014 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States December 28, 2016 Details
Zale lunata
Lunate Zale
August 30, 2014 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States December 28, 2016 Details
Diaphania hyalinata
Melonworm Moth
October 27, 2016 Ken Bosso East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana, United States December 28, 2016 Details
Synchlora frondaria
Southern Emerald
October 14, 2016 cosmic_cat Hardin County, Texas, United States December 28, 2016 Details
Panoquina ocola
Ocola Skipper
October 30, 2016 topmarmot Harris County, Texas, United States December 28, 2016 Details
Hypena scabra
Green Cloverworm Moth
October 15, 2016 cosmic_cat Texas, Tyler County, United States December 28, 2016 Details
Diaphania hyalinata
Melonworm Moth
November 02, 2016 Joseph Miller Reno County, Kansas, United States December 28, 2016 Details
Ethmia macelhosiella November 03, 2016 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States December 28, 2016 Details
Aroga compositella November 03, 2016 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States December 28, 2016 Details
Cisseps fulvicollis
Yellow-collared Scape Moth
November 05, 2016 cosmic_cat Texas, United States, Wood County December 28, 2016 Details
Iridopsis dataria February 13, 2016 hlivings Texas, Llano County, United States December 28, 2016 Details
Palpita flegia
Satin White Palpita Moth
November 12, 2016 Lutzbill Texas, Starr County, United States December 28, 2016 Details
Pieris rapae
Cabbage White
December 23, 2016 CJMR869 Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, United States December 28, 2016 Details
Anavitrinella pampinaria
Common Gray
December 25, 2016 cosmic_cat Harrison County, Texas, United States December 28, 2016 Details
Idaea hilliata
Hill's Wave
December 04, 2016 JeanEvoy De Soto County, Florida, United States December 28, 2016 Details
Nemoria lixaria
Red-bordered Emerald
December 10, 2016 JeanEvoy De Soto County, Florida, United States December 28, 2016 Details
Phoebis agarithe
Large Orange Sulphur
December 20, 2016 Bdog Orange County, California, United States December 28, 2016 Details
Chlosyne californica
California Patch
March 13, 2016 JoseBonner San Bernardino County, California, United States December 28, 2016 Details
Papilio polyxenes
Black Swallowtail
March 14, 2016 JoseBonner San Bernardino County, California, United States December 28, 2016 Details
Chlosyne californica
California Patch
March 15, 2016 JoseBonner Riverside County, California, United States December 28, 2016 Details
Apodemia mejicanus
Sonoran Metalmark
March 15, 2016 JoseBonner Riverside County, California, United States December 28, 2016 Details
Chlosyne californica
California Patch
March 16, 2016 JoseBonner San Diego County, California, United States December 28, 2016 Details
Dymasia dymas
Tiny Checkerspot
March 16, 2016 JoseBonner San Diego County, California, United States December 28, 2016 Details
Euchloe lotta
Desert Marble
March 16, 2016 JoseBonner San Diego County, California, United States December 28, 2016 Details
Pyrisitia proterpia
Tailed Orange
November 01, 2016 vorticity Blanco County, Texas, United States December 28, 2016 Details
Schinia nundina
Goldenrod Flower Moth
August 29, 2006 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States December 28, 2016 Details
Blastobasis glandulella
Acorn Moth
August 16, 2014 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States December 28, 2016 Details
Autochton cellus
Golden Banded-Skipper
August 01, 2014 Jim Eckert Cochise County, Arizona, United States December 28, 2016 Details
Cyclophora nanaria June 29, 2015 TeddyKuma Texas, Lampasas County, United States December 29, 2016 Details
Iridopsis defectaria
Brown-shaded Gray
April 07, 2015 David Trently Bandera County, Texas, United States December 29, 2016 Details
Lobocleta peralbata May 05, 2009 hlivings Texas, Llano County, United States December 29, 2016 Details
Hylephila phyleus
Fiery Skipper
May 05, 2016 pumblebumble Bexar County, Texas, United States December 29, 2016 Details
Ancyloxypha numitor
Least Skipper
May 15, 2016 hiker96 Leavenworth County, Kansas, United States December 29, 2016 Details
Electrostrymon sangala
Ruddy Hairstreak
May 29, 2016 rzurovec Hidalgo County, Texas, United States December 29, 2016 Details
Cyanophrys miserabilis
Clench's Greenstreak
May 29, 2016 rzurovec Hidalgo County, Texas, United States December 29, 2016 Details
Spodoptera ornithogalli
Yellow-striped Armyworm Moth
June 04, 2016 Nicole Trojanowski Galveston County, Texas, United States December 29, 2016 Details
Bulia deducta / similaris May 24, 2016 Margaret and I 1996 Texas, United States, Webb County December 29, 2016 Details
Spodoptera ornithogalli
Yellow-striped Armyworm Moth
June 20, 2016 Mehinrichs Garfield County, Oklahoma, United States December 29, 2016 Details
Datana angusii
Angus's Datana
June 28, 2016 yhtx Fort Bend County, Texas, United States December 29, 2016 Details
Achyra rantalis August 14, 2016 ssmith83 Texas, Moore County, United States December 29, 2016 Details
Datana contracta
Contracted Datana
August 16, 2016 Melderon Riley County, Kansas, United States December 29, 2016 Details
Proteides mercurius
Mercurial Skipper
September 03, 2016 ertpigg@swbell.net Texas, United States, Williamson County December 29, 2016 Details
Sunira verberata
Battered Sallow Moth
September 21, 2016 reDfoX33 Anchorage Borough, Alaska, United States December 29, 2016 Details
Macaria aemulataria
Common Angle
September 04, 2016 cosmic_cat Bossier Parish, Louisiana, United States December 29, 2016 Details
Heterocampa obliqua
Oblique Heterocampa
August 21, 2016 cosmic_cat Texas, Marion County, United States December 29, 2016 Details
Udea rubigalis
Celery Leaftier Moth
September 27, 2016 treichard Harris County, Texas, United States December 29, 2016 Details
Hylephila phyleus
Fiery Skipper
October 07, 2016 cosmic_cat Gregg County, Texas, United States December 29, 2016 Details
Hypena vetustalis December 27, 2016 JeanEvoy De Soto County, Florida, United States December 29, 2016 Details
Chlosyne californica
California Patch
March 17, 2016 JoseBonner San Diego County, California, United States December 29, 2016 Details
Euphydryas chalcedona
Chalcedon Checkerspot
March 17, 2016 JoseBonner San Diego County, California, United States December 29, 2016 Details
Atlides halesus
Great Purple Hairstreak
March 17, 2016 JoseBonner San Diego County, California, United States December 29, 2016 Details
Dymasia dymas
Tiny Checkerspot
March 17, 2016 JoseBonner San Diego County, California, United States December 29, 2016 Details
Dymasia dymas
Tiny Checkerspot
March 17, 2016 JoseBonner San Diego County, California, United States December 29, 2016 Details
Anthocharis sara
Pacific Orangetip
March 17, 2016 JoseBonner San Diego County, California, United States December 29, 2016 Details
Acrolophus morus October 06, 2016 tjrickert Armstrong County, Pennsylvania, United States December 29, 2016 Details
Cisseps fulvicollis
Yellow-collared Scape Moth
October 07, 2016 tjrickert Armstrong County, Pennsylvania, United States December 29, 2016 Details
Crambidia pallida
Pale Lichen Moth
August 07, 2016 tjrickert Armstrong County, Pennsylvania, United States December 29, 2016 Details
Oegoconia novimundi
Four-spotted Yellowneck
August 04, 2016 tjrickert Armstrong County, Pennsylvania, United States December 29, 2016 Details
Parapoynx allionealis
Watermilfoil Leafcutter Moth
August 26, 2016 tjrickert Erie County, Pennsylvania, United States December 29, 2016 Details
Crambus agitatellus August 15, 2016 tjrickert Lawrence County, Pennsylvania, United States December 29, 2016 Details
Fissicrambus mutabilis
Changeable Grass-veneer
August 06, 2016 tjrickert Armstrong County, Pennsylvania, United States December 29, 2016 Details
Urola nivalis August 20, 2016 tjrickert Armstrong County, Pennsylvania, United States December 29, 2016 Details
Xylophanes tersa
Tersa Sphinx
December 29, 2016 Lndnfritz Texas, Kleberg County, United States December 29, 2016 Details
Papilio cresphontes
Giant Swallowtail
May 08, 2016 stomlins701 Leon County, Florida, United States December 29, 2016 Details
Agraulis vanillae
Gulf Fritillary
October 04, 2016 stomlins701 Leon County, Florida, United States December 29, 2016 Details
Heliconius charithonia
Zebra Heliconian
October 13, 2016 stomlins701 Leon County, Florida, United States December 29, 2016 Details
Heliconius charithonia
Zebra Heliconian
November 28, 2016 stomlins701 Leon County, Florida, United States December 29, 2016 Details
Urbanus proteus
Long-tailed Skipper
November 28, 2016 stomlins701 Leon County, Florida, United States December 29, 2016 Details
Olethreutes lacunana
Lacuna Moth
September 20, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States December 30, 2016 Details
Clemensia albata
Little White Lichen Moth
May 28, 2015 mothman27 Whitley County, Indiana, United States December 30, 2016 Details
Protoboarmia porcelaria
Porcelain Gray
May 28, 2015 mothman27 Whitley County, Indiana, United States December 30, 2016 Details
Hypagyrtis unipunctata
One-Spotted Variant
May 28, 2015 mothman27 Whitley County, Indiana, United States December 30, 2016 Details
Hypagyrtis unipunctata
One-Spotted Variant
May 28, 2015 mothman27 Whitley County, Indiana, United States December 30, 2016 Details
Hypagyrtis unipunctata
One-Spotted Variant
May 30, 2015 mothman27 Whitley County, Indiana, United States December 30, 2016 Details
Synchlora aerata
Wavy-Lined Emerald
May 29, 2015 mothman27 Whitley County, Indiana, United States December 30, 2016 Details
Zanclognatha pedipilalis
Grayish Zanclognatha Moth
May 29, 2015 mothman27 Whitley County, Indiana, United States December 30, 2016 Details
Galgula partita
The Wedgling
May 28, 2015 mothman27 Whitley County, Indiana, United States December 30, 2016 Details
Cosmopterix damnosa July 23, 2016 Stuart Marcus Texas, Liberty County, United States December 30, 2016 Details
Keiferia lycopersicella September 23, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States December 30, 2016 Details
Frumenta nundinella
Frumenta nundinella
September 22, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States December 30, 2016 Details
Ceratomia catalpae
Catalpa sphinx
September 22, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States December 30, 2016 Details
Coelostathma discopunctana
The Batman Moth
September 22, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States December 30, 2016 Details
Machimia tentoriferella
Gold-striped Leaftier Moth
September 21, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States December 30, 2016 Details
Scoparia biplagialis September 21, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States December 30, 2016 Details