Recently Verified Sightings

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Species Observation Date Submitter Location Verified Datesort icon
Crambus leachellus July 12, 2016 rwrubel Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States August 09, 2016 Details
Acleris forsskaleana
Maple Leaftier
July 12, 2016 rwrubel Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States August 09, 2016 Details
Evergestis rimosalis July 24, 2016 tom murray Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States August 09, 2016 Details
Apamea amputatrix
Yellow-headed Cutworm Moth
July 26, 2016 bobscafe British Columbia, Canada August 09, 2016 Details
Varneria postremella July 27, 2016 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States August 09, 2016 Details
Xestia badicollis July 27, 2016 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States August 09, 2016 Details
Parapoynx maculalis July 29, 2016 m.woods41@comcast.net Barnstable County, Massachusetts, United States August 09, 2016 Details
Arta statalis July 30, 2016 m.woods41@comcast.net Barnstable County, Massachusetts, United States August 09, 2016 Details
Schinia walsinghami July 29, 2016 bobscafe British Columbia, Canada August 09, 2016 Details
Lacinipolia vicina July 30, 2016 Christine Stanke Milwaukee County, Wisconsin, United States August 09, 2016 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
July 15, 2016 air3bwm Floyd County, Indiana, United States August 09, 2016 Details
Thorybes pylades
Northern Cloudywing
July 27, 2016 crprice Ripley County, Missouri, United States August 09, 2016 Details
Eurytides marcellus
Zebra Swallowtail
August 04, 2016 angelalouisedillon Daviess County, Indiana, United States August 09, 2016 Details
Anageshna primordialis August 04, 2016 Jon Rapp Boone County, Missouri, United States August 09, 2016 Details
Cyllopsis gemma
Gemmed Satyr
August 06, 2016 Carol Thornton-Anderson Orange County, Indiana, United States August 09, 2016 Details
Callosamia promethea
Promethea silkmoth
August 06, 2016 Allen Gathman Cape Girardeau County, Missouri, United States August 09, 2016 Details
Pseudochelaria pennsylvanica August 06, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States August 09, 2016 Details
Iridopsis larvaria
Bent-Lined Gray
August 06, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States August 09, 2016 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
August 07, 2016 joep01 Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States August 09, 2016 Details
Chlosyne nycteis
Silvery Checkerspot
August 07, 2016 joep01 Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States August 09, 2016 Details
Melanolophia canadaria
Canadian melanolophia
August 06, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States August 09, 2016 Details
Allotria elonympha
False Underwing
August 06, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States August 09, 2016 Details
Platynota exasperatana
Exasperating Platynota
August 06, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States August 09, 2016 Details
Acronicta americana
American Dagger Moth
August 07, 2016 steveewebe McHenry County, Illinois, United States August 09, 2016 Details
Scopula inductata
Soft-lined Wave
August 07, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada August 09, 2016 Details
Colias eurytheme
Orange Sulphur
August 07, 2016 sharin Clarion County, Pennsylvania, United States August 09, 2016 Details
Acronicta laetifica
Pleasant Dagger Moth
August 07, 2016 pbedell Chesterfield County, Virginia, United States August 09, 2016 Details
Macrochilo litophora
Brown-lined Owlet Moth
August 07, 2016 Carol Thornton-Anderson Orange County, Indiana, United States August 09, 2016 Details
Lochmaeus bilineata
Double-lined Prominent
August 08, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada August 09, 2016 Details
Pantographa limata
Linden-Leafroller Moth
August 08, 2016 CathK Albany County, New York, United States August 09, 2016 Details
Parahypenodes quadralis
Masked Parahypenodes
August 07, 2016 mmatwichuk New Castle County, Delaware, United States August 09, 2016 Details
Hyperaeschra georgica
Georgian Prominent
August 03, 2016 ozcomomoths Ozark County, Missouri, United States August 09, 2016 Details
Metalectra discalis
Common Fungus Moth
August 03, 2016 ozcomomoths Ozark County, Missouri, United States August 09, 2016 Details
Crambus agitatellus August 03, 2016 ozcomomoths Ozark County, Missouri, United States August 09, 2016 Details
Vanessa virginiensis
American Lady
August 07, 2016 Chris Blomme Ontario, Canada August 09, 2016 Details
Gypsonoma haimbachiana
Cottonwood Twig Borer Moth
August 01, 2016 Stuart Marcus Texas, Liberty County, United States August 09, 2016 Details
Desmia funeralis/maculalis August 08, 2016 John LeBlanc Chesterfield County, Virginia, United States August 09, 2016 Details
Melanolophia canadaria
Canadian melanolophia
August 08, 2016 John LeBlanc Chesterfield County, Virginia, United States August 09, 2016 Details
Rhyacionia frustrana
Nantucket Pine Tip Moth
May 11, 2016 Peter Homann Leon County, Florida, United States August 09, 2016 Details
Eucosma robinsonana April 04, 2016 Peter Homann Leon County, Florida, United States August 09, 2016 Details
Phyllodesma americana
Lappet Moth
July 30, 2016 Glenn Marangelo Missoula County, Montana, United States August 09, 2016 Details
Hyppa xylinoides
Common Hyppa
July 10, 2016 jollygoodyellow Nova Scotia, Canada August 09, 2016 Details
Chlorochlamys chloroleucaria
Blackberry Looper Moth
July 13, 2016 jollygoodyellow Nova Scotia, Canada August 09, 2016 Details
Balsa tristrigella
Three-lined Balsa
July 13, 2016 jollygoodyellow Nova Scotia, Canada August 09, 2016 Details
Paonias excaecata
Blinded sphinx
August 08, 2016 jwilkinson Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States August 09, 2016 Details
Gluphisia septentrionis
Common Gluphisia
July 14, 2016 jollygoodyellow Nova Scotia, Canada August 09, 2016 Details
Hydrelia inornata July 16, 2016 jollygoodyellow Nova Scotia, Canada August 09, 2016 Details
Polygonia comma
Eastern Comma
August 08, 2016 Randomrover88 Kankakee County, Illinois, United States August 09, 2016 Details
Tebenna gnaphaliella
Everlasting Tebenna Moth
August 03, 2016 gary yankech Ontario, Canada August 09, 2016 Details
Polites peckius
Peck's Skipper
August 07, 2016 saapple Venango County, Pennsylvania, United States August 09, 2016 Details
Papilio troilus
Spicebush Swallowtail
August 07, 2016 saapple Venango County, Pennsylvania, United States August 09, 2016 Details
Colias eurytheme
Orange Sulphur
August 08, 2016 Cathy Weiner New York County, New York, United States August 09, 2016 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
August 08, 2016 Cathy Weiner New York County, New York, United States August 09, 2016 Details
Phalaenophana pyramusalis
Dark-banded Owlet Moth
August 06, 2016 Shane Miller Beaver County, Pennsylvania, United States August 09, 2016 Details
Crocidophora tuberculalis August 06, 2016 Shane Miller Beaver County, Pennsylvania, United States August 09, 2016 Details
Macaria aemulataria
Common Angle
August 06, 2016 Shane Miller Beaver County, Pennsylvania, United States August 09, 2016 Details
Phalaenophana pyramusalis
Dark-banded Owlet Moth
August 06, 2016 Shane Miller Beaver County, Pennsylvania, United States August 09, 2016 Details
Arugisa latiorella
Watson's Arugisa
August 08, 2016 trinectes Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States August 09, 2016 Details
Phoebis sennae
Cloudless Sulphur
August 08, 2016 brdwtchr Texas County, Missouri, United States August 09, 2016 Details
Renia sobrialis
Sober Renia Moth
August 08, 2016 trinectes Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States August 09, 2016 Details
Calyptra canadensis
Canadian Owlet
May 14, 2016 stormyeyes99 Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States August 09, 2016 Details
Atteva aurea
Ailanthus Webworm Moth
July 10, 2016 stormyeyes99 Ocean County, New Jersey, United States August 09, 2016 Details
Hemaris thysbe
Hummingbird Clearwing
May 25, 2016 stormyeyes99 Sussex County, New Jersey, United States August 09, 2016 Details
Celastrina neglecta
Summer Azure
August 07, 2016 brainerd Huntingdon County, Pennsylvania, United States August 09, 2016 Details
Zale unilineata
One-lined Zale
May 26, 2016 stormyeyes99 Sussex County, New Jersey, United States August 09, 2016 Details
Drasteria grahica July 10, 2016 stormyeyes99 Ocean County, New Jersey, United States August 09, 2016 Details
Argyrotaenia alisellana June 24, 2016 stormyeyes99 Sussex County, New Jersey, United States August 09, 2016 Details
Hypsopygia olinalis June 23, 2016 stormyeyes99 Sussex County, New Jersey, United States August 09, 2016 Details
Sideridis congermana
The German Cousin
June 23, 2016 stormyeyes99 Sussex County, New Jersey, United States August 09, 2016 Details
Colobochyla interpuncta
Yellow-lined Owlet
June 30, 2016 stormyeyes99 Sussex County, New Jersey, United States August 09, 2016 Details
Phyciodes tharos
Pearl Crescent
August 05, 2016 brainerd Huntingdon County, Pennsylvania, United States August 09, 2016 Details
Limenitis arthemis astyanax
'Astyanax' Red-spotted Purple
August 07, 2016 brainerd Huntingdon County, Pennsylvania, United States August 09, 2016 Details
Epargyreus clarus
Silver-spotted Skipper
August 07, 2016 brainerd Greene County, Pennsylvania, United States August 09, 2016 Details
Hypagyrtis unipunctata
One-Spotted Variant
August 07, 2016 brainerd Huntingdon County, Pennsylvania, United States August 09, 2016 Details
Desmia funeralis/maculalis August 07, 2016 ofdewdrops Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States August 09, 2016 Details
Haematopis grataria
Chickweed Geometer
July 17, 2016 ofdewdrops Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States August 09, 2016 Details
Tlascala reductella April 21, 2016 rdhealy1951@aol.com Hart County, Kentucky, United States August 09, 2016 Details
Ostrinia penitalis April 21, 2016 rdhealy1951@aol.com Hart County, Kentucky, United States August 09, 2016 Details
Acronicta vinnula
Delightful Dagger Moth
April 21, 2016 rdhealy1951@aol.com Hart County, Kentucky, United States August 09, 2016 Details
Ceratomia undulosa
Waved sphinx
April 20, 2016 rdhealy1951@aol.com Hart County, Kentucky, United States August 09, 2016 Details
Plagodis alcoolaria
Hollow-spotted Plagodis
April 20, 2016 rdhealy1951@aol.com Hart County, Kentucky, United States August 09, 2016 Details
Acronicta noctivaga
Night-wandering Dagger Moth
April 20, 2016 rdhealy1951@aol.com Hart County, Kentucky, United States August 09, 2016 Details
Probole amicaria April 20, 2016 rdhealy1951@aol.com Hart County, Kentucky, United States August 09, 2016 Details
Paonias myops
Small-eyed sphinx
April 20, 2016 rdhealy1951@aol.com Hart County, Kentucky, United States August 09, 2016 Details
Vanessa atalanta
Red Admiral
August 08, 2016 Julsmder Jasper County, Texas, United States August 09, 2016 Details
Dichomeris siren
Least Dichomeris Moth
August 08, 2016 Jim Eckert Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States August 09, 2016 Details
Allagrapha aerea
Unspotted Looper Moth
August 08, 2016 Allen Belden Richmond City County, Virginia, United States August 09, 2016 Details
Elaphria chalcedonia
Chalcedony Midget
August 08, 2016 Allen Belden Richmond City County, Virginia, United States August 09, 2016 Details
Proxenus miranda
Miranda Moth
August 04, 2016 Jim Eckert Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States August 09, 2016 Details
Papilio polyxenes
Black Swallowtail
August 09, 2016 Zintkala Illinois, United States August 09, 2016 Details
Ipimorpha pleonectusa
Even-lined Sallow
August 09, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada August 09, 2016 Details
Autographa precationis
The Common Looper Moth
August 09, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada August 09, 2016 Details
Enodia anthedon
Northern Pearly-eye
July 22, 2016 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada August 09, 2016 Details
Chalcoela iphitalis
Sooty Winged Chalcoela Moth
August 09, 2016 Carole Hickey Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States August 09, 2016 Details
Satyrium caryaevorus
Hickory Hairstreak
July 23, 2016 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada August 09, 2016 Details
Nerice bidentata
Double-toothed Prominent
August 09, 2016 Stuart Marcus Texas, Liberty County, United States August 09, 2016 Details
Ctenoplusia oxygramma
Sharp-stigma Looper Moth
August 08, 2016 pbedell Chesterfield County, Virginia, United States August 09, 2016 Details
Arugisa latiorella
Watson's Arugisa
August 08, 2016 pbedell Chesterfield County, Virginia, United States August 09, 2016 Details
Scardia approximatella August 08, 2016 Allen Belden Richmond City County, Virginia, United States August 09, 2016 Details
Digrammia continuata
Curve-lined Angle
August 07, 2016 Christine Stanke Milwaukee County, Wisconsin, United States August 09, 2016 Details