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
Orthosia revicta
Subdued Quaker
April 08, 2016 Sue Orlowski Spokane County, Washington, United States December 27, 2016 Details
Cogia outis
Outis Skipper
May 16, 2016 rhedden Crosby County, Texas, United States December 27, 2016 Details
Melipotis cellaris June 04, 2016 abwest Bexar County, Texas, United States December 27, 2016 Details
Macaria transitaria
Blurry Chocolate Angle
August 11, 2016 Mark Wheeler Washington County, Minnesota, United States December 27, 2016 Details
Mythimna oxygala August 11, 2016 Mark Wheeler Washington County, Minnesota, United States December 27, 2016 Details
Argyrotaenia velutinana
Red Banded Leafroller Moth
August 11, 2016 Mark Wheeler Washington County, Minnesota, United States December 27, 2016 Details
Lacinipolia olivacea
Olive Arches
August 11, 2016 Mark Wheeler Washington County, Minnesota, United States December 27, 2016 Details
Pseudexentera vaccinii August 08, 2016 Mark Wheeler Washington County, Minnesota, United States December 27, 2016 Details
Ecdytolopha insiticiana
Locust Twig Borer Moth
August 13, 2016 Mark Wheeler Washington County, Minnesota, United States December 27, 2016 Details
Euphyia intermediata
Sharp-angled Carpet
August 11, 2016 Mark Wheeler Washington County, Minnesota, United States December 27, 2016 Details
Cydia latiferreana
Filbertworm Moth
August 13, 2016 Mark Wheeler Washington County, Minnesota, United States December 27, 2016 Details
Cochylis bucera August 11, 2016 Christine Stanke Milwaukee County, Wisconsin, United States December 27, 2016 Details
Crambus praefectellus
Common Grass-veneer Moth
August 13, 2016 Mark Wheeler Washington County, Minnesota, United States December 27, 2016 Details
Urola nivalis August 15, 2016 Mark Wheeler Washington County, Minnesota, United States December 27, 2016 Details
Idia americalis
American Idia Moth
August 16, 2016 Tim Johnson Hennepin County, Minnesota, United States December 27, 2016 Details
Nematocampa resistaria
Horned Spanworm Moth
August 12, 2016 Christine Stanke Portage County, Wisconsin, United States December 27, 2016 Details
Apamea dubitans August 12, 2016 Christine Stanke Portage County, Wisconsin, United States December 27, 2016 Details
Haploa contigua
The Neighbor
July 10, 2016 dpgbfly1 Anoka County, Minnesota, United States December 27, 2016 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
September 04, 2016 aarongunnar Sauk County, Wisconsin, United States December 27, 2016 Details
Junonia coenia
Common Buckeye
September 04, 2016 aarongunnar Sauk County, Wisconsin, United States December 27, 2016 Details
Colias philodice
Clouded Sulphur
September 05, 2016 aarongunnar Jefferson County, Wisconsin, United States December 27, 2016 Details
Limenitis archippus
Viceroy
September 05, 2016 aarongunnar Jefferson County, Wisconsin, United States December 27, 2016 Details
Epargyreus clarus
Silver-spotted Skipper
September 05, 2016 aarongunnar Jefferson County, Wisconsin, United States December 27, 2016 Details
Limenitis archippus
Viceroy
September 10, 2016 aarongunnar Sheboygan County, Wisconsin, United States December 27, 2016 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
September 10, 2016 aarongunnar Sheboygan County, Wisconsin, United States December 27, 2016 Details
Pseudanarta crocea September 07, 2016 Sue Orlowski Lincoln County, Washington, United States December 27, 2016 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
September 11, 2016 aarongunnar Jefferson County, Wisconsin, United States December 27, 2016 Details
Limenitis archippus
Viceroy
September 17, 2016 aarongunnar Jefferson County, Wisconsin, United States December 27, 2016 Details
Epargyreus clarus
Silver-spotted Skipper
September 17, 2016 aarongunnar Dane County, Wisconsin, United States December 27, 2016 Details
Limenitis archippus
Viceroy
September 17, 2016 aarongunnar Dane County, Wisconsin, United States December 27, 2016 Details
Boloria bellona
Meadow Fritillary
September 17, 2016 aarongunnar Dane County, Wisconsin, United States December 27, 2016 Details
Junonia coenia
Common Buckeye
September 17, 2016 aarongunnar Dane County, Wisconsin, United States December 27, 2016 Details
Papilio polyxenes
Black Swallowtail
September 17, 2016 aarongunnar Dane County, Wisconsin, United States December 27, 2016 Details
Dichagyris variabilis September 02, 2016 bobscafe British Columbia, Canada December 27, 2016 Details
Polygonia interrogationis
Question Mark
September 11, 2016 Pollinators Langlade County, Wisconsin, United States December 27, 2016 Details
Euxoa pallipennis August 21, 2016 bobscafe British Columbia, Canada December 27, 2016 Details
Galasa nigrinodis August 28, 2016 cosmic_cat Gregg County, Texas, United States December 27, 2016 Details
Catocala amatrix
Sweetheart Underwing
October 03, 2016 Mark Wheeler Washington County, Minnesota, United States December 27, 2016 Details
Samea baccatalis October 12, 2016 gpstewart Texas, United States, Williamson County December 27, 2016 Details
Diastictis fracturalis June 13, 2016 abwest Bexar County, Texas, United States December 27, 2016 Details
Ategumia ebulealis October 14, 2016 cosmic_cat Hardin County, Texas, United States December 27, 2016 Details
Anicla infecta
Green Cutworm Moth
October 14, 2016 cosmic_cat Hardin County, Texas, United States December 27, 2016 Details
Enigmogramma basigera
Pink-washed Looper Moth
October 19, 2016 Stott Noble Jefferson County, Alabama, United States December 27, 2016 Details
Spoladea recurvalis
Hawaiian Beet Webworm
October 29, 2016 butchewing Sedgwick County, Kansas, United States December 27, 2016 Details
Euchromius ocelleus October 30, 2016 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States December 27, 2016 Details
Macaria aemulataria
Common Angle
October 26, 2016 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States December 27, 2016 Details
Palthis asopialis
Faint-spotted Palthis Moth
October 15, 2016 cosmic_cat Texas, Tyler County, United States December 27, 2016 Details
Erora quaderna
Arizona Hairstreak
August 30, 2007 jjweber Brewster County, Texas, United States December 27, 2016 Details
Elaphria festivoides
Festive Midget
March 07, 2016 hlivings Texas, Llano County, United States December 27, 2016 Details
Rachiplusia ou
Gray Looper Moth
November 29, 2016 abwest Bexar County, Texas, United States December 27, 2016 Details
Melipotis indomita
Indomitable Melipotis
August 04, 2016 hlivings Texas, Llano County, United States December 27, 2016 Details
Phigalia denticulata
Toothed Phigalia
February 09, 2016 hlivings Texas, Llano County, United States December 27, 2016 Details
Selenisa sueroides November 26, 2016 Jonathan Clark La Salle Parish, Louisiana, United States December 27, 2016 Details
Agraulis vanillae
Gulf Fritillary
December 23, 2016 the janitors kid Brevard County, Florida, United States December 27, 2016 Details
Achyra bifidalis July 21, 2016 Waystation1067 Fort Bend County, Texas, United States December 27, 2016 Details
Leptotes cassius
Cassius Blue
December 24, 2016 the janitors kid Brevard County, Florida, United States December 27, 2016 Details
Scopula limboundata
Large Lace-border
June 03, 2007 ugugusgili Lawrence County, Alabama, United States December 27, 2016 Details
Crambidia pallida
Pale Lichen Moth
December 24, 2016 JeanEvoy De Soto County, Florida, United States December 27, 2016 Details
Adelpha fessonia
Band-celled Sister
November 30, 2016 John Philo Hidalgo County, Texas, United States December 27, 2016 Details
Homochlodes fritillaria
Pale Homochlodes
June 25, 2013 Bill Keim Hamilton County, New York, United States December 27, 2016 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
December 26, 2016 Mardi Denton County, Texas, United States December 27, 2016 Details
Anthocharis thoosa
Southwestern Orangetip
March 08, 2016 JoseBonner Clark County, Nevada, United States December 27, 2016 Details
Chlosyne acastus
Sagebrush Checkerspot
March 09, 2016 JoseBonner San Bernardino County, California, United States December 27, 2016 Details
Anartia jatrophae
White Peacock
December 25, 2016 tysonbartlett55 Cameron County, Texas, United States December 27, 2016 Details
Pyrgus oileus
Tropical Checkered-Skipper
December 21, 2016 tysonbartlett55 Cameron County, Texas, United States December 27, 2016 Details
Papilio polyxenes
Black Swallowtail
March 10, 2016 JoseBonner San Bernardino County, California, United States December 27, 2016 Details
Anthocharis cethura
Desert Orangetip
March 10, 2016 JoseBonner San Bernardino County, California, United States December 27, 2016 Details
Phoebis philea
Orange-barred Sulphur
December 25, 2016 tysonbartlett55 Cameron County, Texas, United States December 27, 2016 Details
Phaloesia saucia December 22, 2016 tysonbartlett55 Cameron County, Texas, United States December 27, 2016 Details
Euchloe lotta
Desert Marble
March 13, 2016 JoseBonner San Bernardino County, California, United States December 27, 2016 Details
Euchloe lotta
Desert Marble
March 13, 2016 JoseBonner San Bernardino County, California, United States December 27, 2016 Details
Xylophanes tersa
Tersa Sphinx
December 26, 2016 TheBurningMap Brevard County, Florida, United States December 27, 2016 Details
Paleacrita vernata
Spring Cankerworm Moth
March 07, 2016 Ilona L. Dane County, Wisconsin, United States December 27, 2016 Details
Palpita magniferalis
Splendid Palpita
May 06, 2016 Ilona L. Dane County, Wisconsin, United States December 27, 2016 Details
Palpita magniferalis
Splendid Palpita
July 21, 2014 Ilona L. Dane County, Wisconsin, United States December 27, 2016 Details
Palpita magniferalis
Splendid Palpita
June 02, 2014 Ilona L. Dane County, Wisconsin, United States December 27, 2016 Details
Palpita magniferalis
Splendid Palpita
August 13, 2014 Ilona L. Dane County, Wisconsin, United States December 27, 2016 Details
Panopoda rufimargo
Red-lined Panopoda
July 17, 2015 Ilona L. Dane County, Wisconsin, United States December 27, 2016 Details
Panopoda rufimargo
Red-lined Panopoda
July 06, 2015 Ilona L. Dane County, Wisconsin, United States December 27, 2016 Details
Panthea furcilla
Eastern Panthea
August 09, 2016 Ilona L. Dane County, Wisconsin, United States December 27, 2016 Details
Salebriaria engeli July 14, 2016 Ilona L. Dane County, Wisconsin, United States December 27, 2016 Details
Protitame virginalis
Virgin moth
July 18, 2012 Ilona L. Dane County, Wisconsin, United States December 27, 2016 Details
Schizura leptinoides
Black-blotched Schizura
May 31, 2016 Ilona L. Dane County, Wisconsin, United States December 27, 2016 Details
Schizura leptinoides
Black-blotched Schizura
June 07, 2016 Ilona L. Dane County, Wisconsin, United States December 27, 2016 Details
Proxenus miranda
Miranda Moth
May 26, 2016 Ilona L. Dane County, Wisconsin, United States December 27, 2016 Details
Papaipema leucostigma
Columbine Borer Moth
September 04, 2016 Ilona L. Dane County, Wisconsin, United States December 27, 2016 Details
Papaipema arctivorens
Northern Burdock Borer Moth
July 27, 2016 Ilona L. Dane County, Wisconsin, United States December 27, 2016 Details
Zanclognatha laevigata
Variable Zanclognatha Moth
July 25, 2016 Ilona L. Dane County, Wisconsin, United States December 27, 2016 Details
Ponometia erastrioides
Small Bird-dropping Moth
August 14, 2016 Ilona L. Dane County, Wisconsin, United States December 27, 2016 Details
Xanthorhoe ferrugata
Red Twin-spot
July 25, 2016 Ilona L. Dane County, Wisconsin, United States December 27, 2016 Details
Schizura ipomoeae
Morning-glory Prominent
May 31, 2016 Ilona L. Dane County, Wisconsin, United States December 27, 2016 Details
Melanchra adjuncta
Hitched Arches
May 27, 2016 Ilona L. Dane County, Wisconsin, United States December 27, 2016 Details
Phalaenostola metonalis
Pale Epidelta Moth
August 01, 2016 Ilona L. Dane County, Wisconsin, United States December 27, 2016 Details
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