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
Lycaena hyllus
Bronze Copper
May 05, 2016 hiker96 Leavenworth County, Kansas, United States June 04, 2016 Details
Callophrys gryneus
Juniper Hairstreak
May 21, 2016 JKHatfield Texas, Taylor County, United States June 04, 2016 Details
Chlosyne theona
Theona Checkerspot
May 14, 2016 D. Dodd Texas, United States, Val Verde County June 04, 2016 Details
Semioscopis inornata May 14, 2016 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada June 04, 2016 Details
Anisota virginiensis
Pink-striped oakworm moth
June 03, 2016 TRothrock Leon County, Florida, United States June 04, 2016 Details
Chytolita morbidalis
Morbid Owlet Moth
June 03, 2016 monikawood Steuben County, New York, United States June 04, 2016 Details
Lomographa vestaliata
White Spring Moth
May 30, 2015 devjohnstone Nova Scotia, Canada June 04, 2016 Details
Drepana bilineata
Two-lined Hooktip
May 16, 2015 devjohnstone Nova Scotia, Canada June 04, 2016 Details
Feralia jocosa
Jocose Sallow
May 06, 2015 devjohnstone Nova Scotia, Canada June 04, 2016 Details
Feralia jocosa
Jocose Sallow
May 06, 2015 devjohnstone Nova Scotia, Canada June 04, 2016 Details
Tacparia atropunctata May 29, 2015 devjohnstone Nova Scotia, Canada June 04, 2016 Details
Cyclophora pendulinaria
Sweetfern Geometer
May 22, 2015 devjohnstone Nova Scotia, Canada June 04, 2016 Details
Spodolepis substriataria May 27, 2015 devjohnstone Nova Scotia, Canada June 04, 2016 Details
Erynnis tristis
Mournful Duskywing
June 03, 2016 dabidaloca Kern County, California, United States June 04, 2016 Details
Ponometia erastrioides
Small Bird-dropping Moth
May 28, 2015 devjohnstone Nova Scotia, Canada June 04, 2016 Details
Hyalophora cecropia
Cecropia silkmoth
June 03, 2016 Ndean5950 Herkimer County, New York, United States June 04, 2016 Details
Clostera albosigma
Sigmoid Prominent
May 19, 2015 devjohnstone Nova Scotia, Canada June 04, 2016 Details
Nymphalis antiopa
Mourning Cloak
June 03, 2016 Diggletini Los Angeles County, California, United States June 04, 2016 Details
Phragmatobia fuliginosa
Ruby Tiger Moth
May 29, 2015 devjohnstone Nova Scotia, Canada June 04, 2016 Details
Xanthorhoe ferrugata
Red Twin-spot
May 28, 2015 devjohnstone Nova Scotia, Canada June 04, 2016 Details
Papaipema nebris
Stalk Borer Moth
October 02, 2014 Sastro Worcester County, Maryland, United States June 04, 2016 Details
Plebejus acmon
Acmon Blue
April 22, 2016 mmjdelgado Santa Barbara County, California, United States June 04, 2016 Details
Vanessa atalanta
Red Admiral
May 21, 2016 billwx Noble County, Oklahoma, United States June 04, 2016 Details
Blepharomastix ranalis June 03, 2016 K. S. Veitch Laurel County, Kentucky, United States June 04, 2016 Details
Chloropteryx tepperaria
Angle Winged Emerald Moth
June 03, 2016 K. S. Veitch Laurel County, Kentucky, United States June 04, 2016 Details
Speranza pustularia
Lesser Maple Spanworm Moth
June 03, 2016 K. S. Veitch Laurel County, Kentucky, United States June 04, 2016 Details
Conchylodes ovulalis June 03, 2016 K. S. Veitch Laurel County, Kentucky, United States June 04, 2016 Details
Callopistria mollissima
Pink-shaded Fern Moth
June 02, 2016 Jarchibold Saratoga County, New York, United States June 04, 2016 Details
Pachysphinx modesta
Modest sphinx
June 03, 2016 Jarchibold Saratoga County, New York, United States June 04, 2016 Details
Hyalophora cecropia
Cecropia silkmoth
June 03, 2016 NormShea Charleston County, South Carolina, United States June 04, 2016 Details
Hyphantria cunea
Fall Webworm Moth
June 04, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada June 04, 2016 Details
Colocasia propinquilinea
Closebanded Yellowhorn Moth
June 04, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada June 04, 2016 Details
Clostera inclusa
Angle-Lined Prominent
June 04, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada June 04, 2016 Details
Mythimna oxygala June 04, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada June 04, 2016 Details
Crambus laqueatellus
Eastern Grass-veneer
June 02, 2016 mmatwichuk New Castle County, Delaware, United States June 04, 2016 Details
Sciota virgatella June 02, 2016 pbedell Chesterfield County, Virginia, United States June 04, 2016 Details
Sciota vetustella June 02, 2016 pbedell Chesterfield County, Virginia, United States June 04, 2016 Details
Spargaloma sexpunctata
Six-spotted Gray Moth
June 03, 2016 pbedell Chesterfield County, Virginia, United States June 04, 2016 Details
Lithacodia musta
Small Mossy Lithacodia
June 03, 2016 pbedell Chesterfield County, Virginia, United States June 04, 2016 Details
Chytonix palliatricula
Cloaked Marvel
June 02, 2016 drkilmer Dorchester County, Maryland, United States June 04, 2016 Details
Platynota flavedana June 02, 2016 drkilmer Dorchester County, Maryland, United States June 04, 2016 Details
Cycnia tenera
Delicate Cycnia or Dogbane Tiger Moth
June 03, 2016 Allen Belden Richmond City County, Virginia, United States June 04, 2016 Details
Argyresthia oreasella
Cherry Shoot Borer
June 02, 2016 drkilmer Dorchester County, Maryland, United States June 04, 2016 Details
Dioryctria clarioralis June 02, 2016 drkilmer Dorchester County, Maryland, United States June 04, 2016 Details
Ecdytolopha insiticiana
Locust Twig Borer Moth
June 02, 2016 drkilmer Dorchester County, Maryland, United States June 04, 2016 Details
Acleris cornana June 03, 2016 Allen Belden Richmond City County, Virginia, United States June 04, 2016 Details
Platynota semiustana June 03, 2016 Allen Belden Richmond City County, Virginia, United States June 04, 2016 Details
Hyalophora cecropia
Cecropia silkmoth
June 04, 2016 Jamie Judkins Chautauqua County, New York, United States June 04, 2016 Details
Choristoneura obsoletana June 03, 2016 Howell_Curtis Harrison County, Indiana, United States June 04, 2016 Details
Phylloporia bistrigella June 02, 2016 Jim Eckert Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States June 04, 2016 Details
Polygonia interrogationis
Question Mark
April 21, 2016 ChasMattAmar Charleston County, South Carolina, United States June 04, 2016 Details
Acronicta lithospila
Streaked Dagger
June 03, 2016 Howell_Curtis Harrison County, Indiana, United States June 04, 2016 Details
Antheraea polyphemus
Polyphemus moth
June 03, 2016 Howell_Curtis Harrison County, Indiana, United States June 04, 2016 Details
Dryocampa rubicunda
Rosy maple moth
June 04, 2016 hdad58 Coos County, New Hampshire, United States June 04, 2016 Details
Homophoberia apicosa
Black Wedge-spot
June 02, 2016 drkilmer Dorchester County, Maryland, United States June 04, 2016 Details
Scopula junctaria
Simple Wave
June 02, 2016 drkilmer Dorchester County, Maryland, United States June 04, 2016 Details
Campaea perlata
Pale Beauty
June 04, 2016 SullyM Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States June 04, 2016 Details
Acrobasis demotella May 29, 2016 Howell_Curtis Harrison County, Indiana, United States June 04, 2016 Details
Orthotaenia undulana
Dusky Leafroller
June 03, 2016 drkilmer Dorchester County, Maryland, United States June 04, 2016 Details
Argyrotaenia alisellana May 27, 2016 Howell_Curtis Harrison County, Indiana, United States June 04, 2016 Details
Campaea perlata
Pale Beauty
May 28, 2016 Howell_Curtis Harrison County, Indiana, United States June 04, 2016 Details
Cisthene packardii
Packard's Lichen Moth
June 02, 2016 drkilmer Dorchester County, Maryland, United States June 04, 2016 Details
Malacosoma americanum
Eastern Tent Caterpillar Moth
June 02, 2016 drkilmer Dorchester County, Maryland, United States June 04, 2016 Details
Tetracis cachexiata
White Slant-line
June 04, 2016 elliput Geauga County, Ohio, United States June 04, 2016 Details
Sphecodina abbottii
Abbott's sphinx
June 04, 2016 franklin29 Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States June 04, 2016 Details
Antaeotricha schlaegeri May 28, 2016 Dave Webb Harford County, Maryland, United States June 04, 2016 Details
Pyrausta inornatalis
Southern Pink Moth
April 07, 2016 whbauer Bexar County, Texas, United States June 05, 2016 Details
Acharia stimulea
Saddleback Caterpillar Moth
December 03, 2006 PhotoTime Texas, Panola County, United States June 05, 2016 Details
Erynnis horatius
Horace's Duskywing
April 22, 2016 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States June 05, 2016 Details
Allotria elonympha
False Underwing
April 30, 2016 Stott Noble Jefferson County, Alabama, United States June 05, 2016 Details
Zale horrida
Horrid Zale
May 05, 2016 Stuart Marcus Texas, Liberty County, United States June 05, 2016 Details
Acronicta hasta
Speared Dagger Moth
May 07, 2016 Ken Bosso East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana, United States June 05, 2016 Details
Actias luna
Luna moth
May 30, 2016 Belinda Foster Saskatchewan, Canada June 05, 2016 Details
Chlosyne nycteis
Silvery Checkerspot
May 30, 2016 cosmic_cat Texas, United States, Wood County June 05, 2016 Details
Strymon melinus
Gray Hairstreak
May 29, 2016 Jonathan Clark La Salle Parish, Louisiana, United States June 05, 2016 Details
Vanessa atalanta
Red Admiral
May 08, 2016 aarongunnar Jefferson County, Wisconsin, United States June 05, 2016 Details
Limenitis archippus
Viceroy
May 28, 2016 aarongunnar Jefferson County, Wisconsin, United States June 05, 2016 Details
Cupido comyntas
Eastern Tailed-Blue
May 28, 2016 aarongunnar Jefferson County, Wisconsin, United States June 05, 2016 Details
Epargyreus clarus
Silver-spotted Skipper
May 29, 2016 aarongunnar Jefferson County, Wisconsin, United States June 05, 2016 Details
Nymphalis antiopa
Mourning Cloak
June 01, 2016 ambersheff Rock County, Wisconsin, United States June 05, 2016 Details
Vanessa virginiensis
American Lady
May 30, 2016 jms Ramsey County, Minnesota, United States June 05, 2016 Details
Vanessa atalanta
Red Admiral
May 30, 2016 jms Ramsey County, Minnesota, United States June 05, 2016 Details
Galasa nigrinodis June 01, 2016 Stott Noble Jefferson County, Alabama, United States June 05, 2016 Details
Cupido comyntas
Eastern Tailed-Blue
June 03, 2016 ButterBelle Putnam County, Tennessee, United States June 05, 2016 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
June 03, 2016 MGMoss Dakota County, Minnesota, United States June 05, 2016 Details
Gypsonoma haimbachiana
Cottonwood Twig Borer Moth
June 02, 2016 pbedell Chesterfield County, Virginia, United States June 05, 2016 Details
Lycaena dione
Gray Copper
June 04, 2016 hiker96 Douglas County, Kansas, United States June 05, 2016 Details
Moodna ostrinella
Darker Moodna Moth
May 27, 2016 Jarchibold Saratoga County, New York, United States June 05, 2016 Details
Macaria fissinotata
Hemlock Angle
May 27, 2016 Jarchibold Saratoga County, New York, United States June 05, 2016 Details
Eufidonia notataria
Powder Moth
May 27, 2016 Jarchibold Saratoga County, New York, United States June 05, 2016 Details
Deltote bellicula
Bog Deltote
June 02, 2016 Jarchibold Saratoga County, New York, United States June 05, 2016 Details
Alypia octomaculata
Eight-spotted Forester
June 04, 2016 sally lickey Alcona County, Michigan, United States June 05, 2016 Details
Acronicta vinnula
Delightful Dagger Moth
May 29, 2016 CathK Albany County, New York, United States June 05, 2016 Details
Acronicta morula
Ochre Dagger Moth
May 29, 2016 CathK Albany County, New York, United States June 05, 2016 Details
Echinargus isola
Reakirt's Blue
June 04, 2016 gpstewart Texas, United States, Williamson County June 05, 2016 Details
Poanes hobomok
Hobomok Skipper
June 04, 2016 rocksnstars Oxford County, Maine, United States June 05, 2016 Details
Colias philodice
Clouded Sulphur
May 31, 2016 rocksnstars Oxford County, Maine, United States June 05, 2016 Details
Sciota basilaris May 29, 2016 CathK Albany County, New York, United States June 05, 2016 Details
Hyalophora cecropia
Cecropia silkmoth
June 04, 2016 Nana2Eight Piscataquis County, Maine, United States June 05, 2016 Details
Pseudexentera costomaculana May 28, 2016 CathK Albany County, New York, United States June 05, 2016 Details