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
Prionoxystus macmurtrei
Little Carpenterworm Moth
June 07, 2015 sh11 Ontario, Canada July 12, 2015 Details
Nemoria bistriaria
Red-fringed Emerald
June 06, 2015 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States July 12, 2015 Details
Parallelia bistriaris
Maple Looper Moth
May 12, 2015 Happyhealy Hart County, Kentucky, United States July 12, 2015 Details
Blastobasis glandulella
Acorn Moth
May 17, 2015 Happyhealy Hart County, Kentucky, United States July 12, 2015 Details
Baileya dormitans
Sleeping Baileya Moth
May 23, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States July 12, 2015 Details
Adela trigrapha May 13, 2011 ryDLar Josephine County, Oregon, United States July 12, 2015 Details
Xanthorhoe lacustrata
Toothed Brown Carpet
June 06, 2015 trinectes Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States July 12, 2015 Details
Hypena madefactalis
Gray-edged Bomolocha Moth
June 06, 2015 trinectes Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States July 12, 2015 Details
Rheumaptera prunivorata
Ferguson's Scallop Shell
June 02, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States July 12, 2015 Details
Macaria bisignata
Red-headed inchworm
June 03, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States July 12, 2015 Details
Hyperstrotia villificans
White-lined Graylet
June 01, 2015 wildreturn Lincoln County, Missouri, United States July 12, 2015 Details
Cydia gallaesaliciana
Willow Gall Moth
June 05, 2015 wildreturn St. Louis City County, Missouri, United States July 12, 2015 Details
Spargaloma sexpunctata
Six-spotted Gray Moth
May 23, 2015 wildreturn Lincoln County, Missouri, United States July 12, 2015 Details
Amblyscirtes vialis
Common Roadside-Skipper
July 04, 2015 roseanna Pulaski County, Kentucky, United States July 12, 2015 Details
Acronicta funeralis
Funerary Dagger Moth
April 17, 2015 wildreturn Lincoln County, Missouri, United States July 12, 2015 Details
Semioscopis merriccella April 05, 2015 wildreturn Lincoln County, Missouri, United States July 12, 2015 Details
Semioscopis megamicrella April 05, 2015 wildreturn Lincoln County, Missouri, United States July 12, 2015 Details
Glena cribrataria
Dotted Gray
May 11, 2015 wildreturn Lincoln County, Missouri, United States July 12, 2015 Details
Chytonix palliatricula
Cloaked Marvel
May 06, 2015 wildreturn Lincoln County, Missouri, United States July 12, 2015 Details
Leuconycta diphteroides
Green Leuconycta
May 23, 2015 wildreturn Lincoln County, Missouri, United States July 12, 2015 Details
Lipocosma sicalis June 21, 2015 wildreturn Christian County, Missouri, United States July 12, 2015 Details
Ilexia intractata July 04, 2015 John LeBlanc Henrico County, Virginia, United States July 12, 2015 Details
Sphinx vashti
Vashti sphinx
July 03, 2015 M_J_Lascala Shoshone County, Idaho, United States July 12, 2015 Details
Schinia vacciniae July 05, 2015 dirb72 Clackamas County, Oregon, United States July 12, 2015 Details
Thorybes pylades
Northern Cloudywing
June 23, 2015 Chris Blomme Ontario, Canada July 12, 2015 Details
Thymelicus lineola
European Skipper
July 02, 2015 Chris Blomme Ontario, Canada July 12, 2015 Details
Hemileuca eglanterina
Western sheepmoth
July 06, 2015 djsmith85 Kootenai County, Idaho, United States July 12, 2015 Details
Enodia anthedon
Northern Pearly-eye
July 06, 2015 Chris Blomme Ontario, Canada July 12, 2015 Details
Pieris rapae
Cabbage White
July 07, 2015 SaraJE Ontario, Canada July 12, 2015 Details
Synchlora aerata
Wavy-Lined Emerald
June 25, 2015 Glenn Marangelo Missoula County, Montana, United States July 12, 2015 Details
Coloradia pandora
Pandora pinemoth
July 08, 2015 Chinarainwater Klamath County, Oregon, United States July 12, 2015 Details
Protodeltote albidula
Pale Glyph Moth
July 07, 2015 Elva Paulson Coos County, Oregon, United States July 12, 2015 Details
Enodia anthedon
Northern Pearly-eye
July 09, 2015 Gerald Morris Ontario, Canada July 12, 2015 Details
Mesoleuca gratulata
Half-white Carpet Moth
March 11, 2014 Elva Paulson Douglas County, Oregon, United States July 12, 2015 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
July 10, 2015 Indigo Horse Greene County, Missouri, United States July 12, 2015 Details
Polygonia comma
Eastern Comma
July 04, 2015 treichard Cattaraugus County, New York, United States July 12, 2015 Details
Cercyonis pegala
Common Wood-Nymph
July 06, 2015 treichard Ontario, Canada July 12, 2015 Details
Wallengrenia egeremet
Northern Broken-Dash
July 08, 2015 treichard Ontario, Canada July 12, 2015 Details
Phyciodes cocyta
Northern Crescent
July 08, 2015 treichard Ontario, Canada July 12, 2015 Details
Pompeius verna
Little Glassywing
July 08, 2015 treichard Ontario, Canada July 12, 2015 Details
Enodia anthedon
Northern Pearly-eye
July 08, 2015 treichard Ontario, Canada July 12, 2015 Details
Polygonia comma
Eastern Comma
July 08, 2015 treichard Ontario, Canada July 12, 2015 Details
Thymelicus lineola
European Skipper
July 08, 2015 treichard Ontario, Canada July 12, 2015 Details
Phyciodes cocyta
Northern Crescent
July 08, 2015 treichard Ontario, Canada July 12, 2015 Details
Phyciodes cocyta
Northern Crescent
July 08, 2015 treichard Ontario, Canada July 12, 2015 Details
Polites themistocles
Tawny-edged Skipper
July 08, 2015 treichard Ontario, Canada July 12, 2015 Details
Nymphalis antiopa
Mourning Cloak
July 10, 2015 Bamason62 Lake County, Illinois, United States July 12, 2015 Details
Polygonia interrogationis
Question Mark
July 10, 2015 KZelewsky Cook County, Illinois, United States July 12, 2015 Details
Haploa lecontei
Leconte's Haploa
July 10, 2015 Naturelover54 Ontario, Canada July 12, 2015 Details
Vanessa atalanta
Red Admiral
July 10, 2015 KZelewsky Cook County, Illinois, United States July 12, 2015 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
July 04, 2015 KZelewsky Du Page County, Illinois, United States July 12, 2015 Details
Macaria bisignata
Red-headed inchworm
June 04, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States July 12, 2015 Details
Spilosoma virginica
Virginian Tiger Moth or Yellow Woolybear Moth
June 04, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States July 12, 2015 Details
Allotria elonympha
False Underwing
June 04, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States July 12, 2015 Details
Arugisa latiorella
Watson's Arugisa
June 05, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States July 12, 2015 Details
Peridea angulosa
Angulose Prominent
July 09, 2015 Jon Rapp Boone County, Missouri, United States July 12, 2015 Details
Smerinthus cerisyi
One-eyed sphinx
July 11, 2015 Trudy Westfield Union County, Oregon, United States July 12, 2015 Details
Xylesthia pruniramiella July 11, 2015 digginflowers Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States July 12, 2015 Details
Pelecystola nearctica July 09, 2015 digginflowers Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States July 12, 2015 Details
Wallengrenia egeremet
Northern Broken-Dash
July 10, 2015 mrcnaturally Rockland County, New York, United States July 12, 2015 Details
Pieris rapae
Cabbage White
July 11, 2015 Mluna25 Queens County, New York, United States July 12, 2015 Details
Ethmia marmorea July 05, 2015 jim.odonater Tillamook County, Oregon, United States July 12, 2015 Details
Phyciodes mylitta
Mylitta Crescent
July 11, 2015 Richard1948 Monterey County, California, United States July 12, 2015 Details
Cisseps fulvicollis
Yellow-collared Scape Moth
July 02, 2015 Tindomul1of9 Jefferson County, New York, United States July 12, 2015 Details
Megisto cymela
Little Wood-Satyr
July 08, 2015 treichard Ontario, Canada July 12, 2015 Details
Phyciodes cocyta
Northern Crescent
July 08, 2015 treichard Ontario, Canada July 12, 2015 Details
Vanessa atalanta
Red Admiral
July 08, 2015 treichard Ontario, Canada July 12, 2015 Details
Junonia coenia
Common Buckeye
July 09, 2015 billwx Garfield County, Oklahoma, United States July 12, 2015 Details
Papilio troilus
Spicebush Swallowtail
July 04, 2015 Jonathan Clark La Salle Parish, Louisiana, United States July 12, 2015 Details
Manduca jasminearum
Ash sphinx
July 12, 2015 Cm12231984 Harrison County, Ohio, United States July 12, 2015 Details
Antheraea polyphemus
Polyphemus moth
July 09, 2015 Cm12231984 Harrison County, Ohio, United States July 12, 2015 Details
Papilio palamedes
Palamedes Swallowtail
June 28, 2015 Jonathan Clark Grant Parish, Louisiana, United States July 12, 2015 Details
Enchrysa dissectella July 10, 2015 Jim Eckert Pendleton County, West Virginia, United States July 12, 2015 Details
Schinia florida
Primrose Moth
July 10, 2015 curtis.lehman
(Margaret Higbee)
Clarion County, Pennsylvania, United States July 12, 2015 Details
Eacles imperialis
Imperial moth
July 09, 2015 Theresa Hartz Pickens County, Georgia, United States July 12, 2015 Details
Hypoprepia miniata
Scarlet-winged Lichen Moth
July 12, 2015 digginflowers Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States July 12, 2015 Details
Phyciodes tharos
Pearl Crescent
July 11, 2015 Ransomed65 Stark County, Ohio, United States July 12, 2015 Details
Eacles imperialis
Imperial moth
July 12, 2015 ralphbro Miami County, Kansas, United States July 12, 2015 Details
Hellinsia homodactylus July 10, 2015 Jarchibold Saratoga County, New York, United States July 12, 2015 Details
Eulithis gracilineata
Greater Grapevine Looper Moth
July 10, 2015 Jarchibold Saratoga County, New York, United States July 12, 2015 Details
Phoebis sennae
Cloudless Sulphur
July 11, 2015 gpstewart Texas, United States, Williamson County July 12, 2015 Details
Colias philodice
Clouded Sulphur
July 11, 2015 Jarchibold Saratoga County, New York, United States July 12, 2015 Details
Chlosyne nycteis
Silvery Checkerspot
July 11, 2015 gpstewart Texas, United States, Williamson County July 12, 2015 Details
Vanessa virginiensis
American Lady
July 11, 2015 Jarchibold Saratoga County, New York, United States July 12, 2015 Details
Harrisina americana
Grapeleaf Skeletonizer Moth
July 11, 2015 Allen Belden Page County, Virginia, United States July 12, 2015 Details
Noctua pronuba
European Yellow Underwing
July 12, 2015 Brendamouse Allen County, Indiana, United States July 12, 2015 Details
Eumorpha pandorus
Pandorus Sphinx
July 11, 2015 Allen Belden Page County, Virginia, United States July 12, 2015 Details
Satyrium calanus
Banded Hairstreak
July 03, 2015 Kzfisherman McHenry County, Illinois, United States July 12, 2015 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
July 12, 2015 Mluna25 Queens County, New York, United States July 12, 2015 Details
Hermeuptychia sosybius
Carolina Satyr
July 12, 2015 Bill Emch Chester County, South Carolina, United States July 12, 2015 Details
Phyciodes tharos
Pearl Crescent
July 12, 2015 Bill Emch Chester County, South Carolina, United States July 12, 2015 Details
Allagrapha aerea
Unspotted Looper Moth
July 11, 2015 SOvadia Gallia County, Ohio, United States July 12, 2015 Details
Grammia virgo
Virgin Tiger Moth
July 12, 2015 Jjm51696 Cambria County, Pennsylvania, United States July 12, 2015 Details
Heliothis virescens
Tobacco Budworm Moth
September 10, 2013 Allen Belden Richmond City County, Virginia, United States July 12, 2015 Details
Heterocampa subrotata
Small Heterocampa
June 26, 2015 drkilmer Allegany County, Maryland, United States July 12, 2015 Details
Darapsa myron
Virginia creeper sphinx
July 12, 2015 allura400 Schuyler County, New York, United States July 12, 2015 Details
Malacosoma disstria
Forest Tent Caterpillar Moth
June 26, 2015 dendroica5 Franklin County, Massachusetts, United States July 12, 2015 Details
Ctenucha virginica
Virginia Ctenucha
June 27, 2015 allura400 Schuyler County, New York, United States July 12, 2015 Details
Paonias astylus
Huckleberry sphinx
July 18, 2014 KEMarshall Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States July 12, 2015 Details
Junonia coenia
Common Buckeye
July 12, 2015 marshallbw72 Williamson County, Tennessee, United States July 12, 2015 Details