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
Ochlodes sylvanoides
Woodland Skipper
August 27, 2013 richtrebbien Ada County, Idaho, United States August 13, 2015 Details
Euclea delphinii
Spiny Oak-slug Moth
September 11, 2014 monikawood Steuben County, New York, United States August 13, 2015 Details
Chrysoteuchia topiaria June 27, 2015 jvhigbee Pierce County, Washington, United States August 13, 2015 Details
Grammia ornata
Ornate Tiger Moth
May 20, 2015 Sue Orlowski Spokane County, Washington, United States August 13, 2015 Details
Tolype velleda
Large Tolype Moth
July 03, 2015 OliviaLucca0785 Michigan, United States August 13, 2015 Details
Andropolia aedon July 05, 2015 Glennie British Columbia, Canada August 13, 2015 Details
Drepanulatrix monicaria July 06, 2015 Glennie British Columbia, Canada August 13, 2015 Details
Schinia villosa subatra July 06, 2015 JDreimiller Pierce County, Washington, United States August 13, 2015 Details
Costaconvexa centrostrigaria
The Bent-line Carpet
July 09, 2015 jvhigbee Pierce County, Washington, United States August 13, 2015 Details
Dasychira basiflava
Yellow-based Tussock Moth
July 10, 2015 Rangertsp Warren County, Tennessee, United States August 13, 2015 Details
Wallengrenia egeremet
Northern Broken-Dash
August 05, 2015 hiltnj Davidson County, Tennessee, United States August 13, 2015 Details
Caenurgina erechtea
Forage Looper Moth
July 23, 2015 Steven Chatfield Ontario, Canada August 13, 2015 Details
Battus philenor
Pipevine Swallowtail
July 17, 2015 Carolyn Seaton York County, South Carolina, United States August 13, 2015 Details
Euchaetes egle
Milkweed Tussock Moth or Milkweed Tiger Moth
August 02, 2015 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States August 13, 2015 Details
Spilosoma virginica
Virginian Tiger Moth or Yellow Woolybear Moth
August 02, 2015 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States August 13, 2015 Details
Cycnia tenera
Delicate Cycnia or Dogbane Tiger Moth
August 02, 2015 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States August 13, 2015 Details
Halysidota tessellaris
Banded Tussock Moth or Pale Tiger Moth
August 09, 2015 Homegardener3816 Fairfax County, Virginia, United States August 13, 2015 Details
Citheronia regalis
Royal Walnut Moth
August 09, 2015 roseanna Pulaski County, Kentucky, United States August 13, 2015 Details
Hybroma servulella July 11, 2015 Dave Wendelken Rockingham County, Virginia, United States August 13, 2015 Details
Fascista cercerisella
Redbud Leaffolder Moth
July 09, 2015 Dave Wendelken Rockingham County, Virginia, United States August 13, 2015 Details
Marimatha nigrofimbria
Black-bordered Lemon Moth
August 09, 2015 leightern Rockingham County, Virginia, United States August 13, 2015 Details
Atalopedes campestris
Sachem
July 12, 2015 Happyhealy Hart County, Kentucky, United States August 13, 2015 Details
Atalopedes campestris
Sachem
July 12, 2015 Happyhealy Hart County, Kentucky, United States August 13, 2015 Details
Hypsopygia olinalis August 10, 2015 Amaryllis Davidson County, North Carolina, United States August 13, 2015 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
August 10, 2015 EPIMEDIUM McHenry County, Illinois, United States August 13, 2015 Details
Platynota flavedana August 07, 2015 treichard Allegany County, Maryland, United States August 13, 2015 Details
Eulithis sp. August 07, 2015 treichard Allegany County, Maryland, United States August 13, 2015 Details
Caenurgina erechtea
Forage Looper Moth
August 07, 2015 treichard Allegany County, Maryland, United States August 13, 2015 Details
Amorpha juglandis
Walnut sphinx
August 07, 2015 treichard Allegany County, Maryland, United States August 13, 2015 Details
Emmelina monodactyla
Morning-glory Plume Moth
August 07, 2015 treichard Allegany County, Maryland, United States August 13, 2015 Details
Furcula borealis
White Furcula
August 07, 2015 treichard Allegany County, Maryland, United States August 13, 2015 Details
Clemensia albata
Little White Lichen Moth
August 07, 2015 treichard Allegany County, Maryland, United States August 13, 2015 Details
Hypagyrtis unipunctata
One-Spotted Variant
August 07, 2015 treichard Allegany County, Maryland, United States August 13, 2015 Details
Oligocentria semirufescens
Red-washed Prominent
August 07, 2015 treichard Allegany County, Maryland, United States August 13, 2015 Details
Schizura concinna
Red-humped Caterpillar Moth
August 07, 2015 treichard Allegany County, Maryland, United States August 13, 2015 Details
Panopoda carneicosta
Brown Panopoda
August 07, 2015 treichard Allegany County, Maryland, United States August 13, 2015 Details
Desmia funeralis/maculalis August 07, 2015 treichard Allegany County, Maryland, United States August 13, 2015 Details
Pseudothyatira cymatophoroides
Tufted Thyatirid
August 07, 2015 treichard Allegany County, Maryland, United States August 13, 2015 Details
Junonia coenia
Common Buckeye
August 10, 2015 dudesocky Gaston County, North Carolina, United States August 13, 2015 Details
Antheraea polyphemus
Polyphemus moth
August 09, 2015 tjwilhelm Kankakee County, Illinois, United States August 13, 2015 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
August 10, 2015 really4me Stevens County, Washington, United States August 13, 2015 Details
Heterocampa biundata
Wavy-lined Heterocampa
August 09, 2015 TCat7187 Cecil County, Maryland, United States August 13, 2015 Details
Tolype velleda
Large Tolype Moth
August 11, 2015 DonBonzo123 Kendall County, Illinois, United States August 13, 2015 Details
Anisota senatoria
Orange-tipped oakworm moth
August 11, 2015 prism_wolf Sevier County, Tennessee, United States August 13, 2015 Details
Euphyes vestris
Dun Skipper
August 11, 2015 cblazo Franklin County, Pennsylvania, United States August 13, 2015 Details
Spilosoma virginica
Virginian Tiger Moth or Yellow Woolybear Moth
July 26, 2015 carleypasq Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States August 13, 2015 Details
Spilosoma virginica
Virginian Tiger Moth or Yellow Woolybear Moth
July 30, 2015 carleypasq Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States August 13, 2015 Details
Pyrausta orphisalis
Orange Mint Moth
August 12, 2015 digginflowers Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States August 13, 2015 Details
Ponometia candefacta
Olive-shaded Bird-dropping Moth
August 11, 2015 Jarchibold Saratoga County, New York, United States August 13, 2015 Details
Rivula propinqualis
Spotted Grass Moth
July 24, 2015 Happyhealy Hart County, Kentucky, United States August 13, 2015 Details
Haematopis grataria
Chickweed Geometer
August 12, 2015 CA Ivy Adair County, Oklahoma, United States August 13, 2015 Details
Dichomeris bilobella August 04, 2015 a-o Tompkins County, New York, United States August 13, 2015 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
July 16, 2015 Carol Ely Jackson County, Illinois, United States August 13, 2015 Details
Eacles imperialis
Imperial moth
August 12, 2015 sixmiler Ontario, Canada August 13, 2015 Details
Macaria transitaria
Blurry Chocolate Angle
August 13, 2015 Chip Krilowicz Camden County, New Jersey, United States August 13, 2015 Details
Eudryas grata
Beautiful Wood-nymph
July 20, 2015 ted_goshulak Ontario, Canada August 13, 2015 Details
Acharia stimulea
Saddleback Caterpillar Moth
August 13, 2015 ssimon4 Monongalia County, West Virginia, United States August 13, 2015 Details
Actias luna
Luna moth
July 25, 2015 monikawood Steuben County, New York, United States August 13, 2015 Details
Colias philodice
Clouded Sulphur
July 20, 2015 ted_goshulak Ontario, Canada August 13, 2015 Details
Eurytides marcellus
Zebra Swallowtail
August 13, 2015 JClark720 Darke County, Ohio, United States August 13, 2015 Details
Marimatha nigrofimbria
Black-bordered Lemon Moth
August 13, 2015 digginflowers Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States August 13, 2015 Details
Allagrapha aerea
Unspotted Looper Moth
July 27, 2015 Homegardener3816 Fairfax County, Virginia, United States August 13, 2015 Details
Adoxophyes furcatana August 12, 2015 a-o Tompkins County, New York, United States August 13, 2015 Details
Macrochilo orciferalis
Bronzy Macrochilo Moth
August 13, 2015 tomnix Tompkins County, New York, United States August 13, 2015 Details
Orgyia definita
Definite Tussock Moth
August 13, 2015 Carolynyb Howard County, Maryland, United States August 13, 2015 Details
Dryocampa rubicunda
Rosy maple moth
August 11, 2015 Bob Kipfer Christian County, Missouri, United States August 13, 2015 Details
Palpita magniferalis
Splendid Palpita
June 11, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States August 13, 2015 Details
Caloptilia azaleella
Azalea Leafminer
June 11, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States August 13, 2015 Details
Acleris curvalana June 11, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States August 13, 2015 Details
Probole amicaria June 11, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States August 13, 2015 Details
Sciota vetustella June 11, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States August 13, 2015 Details
Desmia funeralis/maculalis August 13, 2015 Mike Dillon Harrison County, Texas, United States August 13, 2015 Details
Crocidophora serratissimalis June 11, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States August 13, 2015 Details
Hahncappsia mancalis June 11, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States August 13, 2015 Details
Scoparia biplagialis June 11, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States August 13, 2015 Details
Macaria multilineata
Many-lined Angle
June 11, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States August 13, 2015 Details
Digrammia ocellinata
Faint-spotted Angle
June 11, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States August 13, 2015 Details
Neoligia crytora June 11, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States August 13, 2015 Details
Metalectra richardsi
Richard's Fungus Moth
June 11, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States August 13, 2015 Details
Euchaetes egle
Milkweed Tussock Moth or Milkweed Tiger Moth
August 12, 2015 Carol Thornton-Anderson Orange County, Indiana, United States August 13, 2015 Details
Hypercompe scribonia
Great Leopard Moth
June 12, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States August 13, 2015 Details
Acrolophus popeanella
Clemens' Grass Tubeworm Moth
June 12, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States August 13, 2015 Details
Dichomeris flavocostella
Cream-bordered Dichomeris Moth
June 12, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States August 13, 2015 Details
Erynnis baptisiae
Wild Indigo Duskywing
August 10, 2015 Carol Thornton-Anderson Champaign County, Illinois, United States August 13, 2015 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
August 09, 2015 Carol Thornton-Anderson Champaign County, Illinois, United States August 13, 2015 Details
Libytheana carinenta
American Snout
August 09, 2015 Carol Thornton-Anderson Champaign County, Illinois, United States August 13, 2015 Details
Dasylophia anguina
Black-Spotted Prominent
May 17, 2015 estanley Baltimore County, Maryland, United States August 14, 2015 Details
Ctenucha virginica
Virginia Ctenucha
July 07, 2015 glendg Alberta, Canada August 14, 2015 Details
Speyeria hydaspe
Hydaspe Fritillary
July 08, 2015 Sue Orlowski Spokane County, Washington, United States August 14, 2015 Details
Abagrotis cupida October 09, 2014 Niayre DeKalb County, Georgia, United States August 14, 2015 Details
Eucalantica polita July 26, 2015 klebo Pierce County, Washington, United States August 14, 2015 Details
Abaeis nicippe
Sleepy Orange
July 31, 2015 HHowell Georgia, United States, Walker County August 14, 2015 Details
Zale aeruginosa
Green-dusted Zale
August 06, 2015 disteffv Wyoming County, Pennsylvania, United States August 14, 2015 Details
Datana integerrima
Walnut Caterpillar Moth
July 05, 2015 t_hackler Benton County, Arkansas, United States August 14, 2015 Details
Cycnia tenera
Delicate Cycnia or Dogbane Tiger Moth
July 20, 2015 t_hackler Benton County, Arkansas, United States August 14, 2015 Details
Halysidota sp. July 11, 2015 t_hackler Benton County, Arkansas, United States August 14, 2015 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
August 07, 2015 rjcohrs Hancock County, Indiana, United States August 14, 2015 Details
Citheronia regalis
Royal Walnut Moth
August 08, 2015 Rahn Gwinnett County, Georgia, United States August 14, 2015 Details
Erynnis horatius
Horace's Duskywing
August 09, 2015 Niayre Cobb County, Georgia, United States August 14, 2015 Details
Marimatha nigrofimbria
Black-bordered Lemon Moth
August 09, 2015 Niayre Cobb County, Georgia, United States August 14, 2015 Details