Recently Verified Sightings

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Species Observation Date Submitter Location Verified Datesort icon
Eupithecia absinthiata June 03, 2016 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States September 06, 2016 Details
Spodoptera frugiperda
Fall Armyworm Moth
October 08, 2014 Sastro Worcester County, Maryland, United States September 06, 2016 Details
Cosmia calami
American dun-bar Moth
July 07, 2016 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States September 06, 2016 Details
Eucosma cataclystiana
Solidago Eucosma
May 28, 2016 rdhealy1951@aol.com Hart County, Kentucky, United States September 06, 2016 Details
Sciota virgatella July 12, 2016 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States September 06, 2016 Details
Epiblema abruptana
Abrupt Epiblema Moth
July 12, 2016 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States September 06, 2016 Details
Epiblema desertana July 12, 2016 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States September 06, 2016 Details
Untomia albistrigella July 12, 2016 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States September 06, 2016 Details
Leucania linda April 29, 2016 rdhealy1951@aol.com Hart County, Kentucky, United States September 06, 2016 Details
Acrolophus plumifrontella July 23, 2016 treichard Howard County, Maryland, United States September 06, 2016 Details
Choristoneura rosaceana
Oblique-banded Leafroller Moth
August 09, 2016 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States September 06, 2016 Details
Leucania linda August 09, 2016 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States September 06, 2016 Details
Hymenia perspectalis
Spotted Beet Webworm Moth
October 26, 2015 rdhealy1951@aol.com Hart County, Kentucky, United States September 06, 2016 Details
Agriphila vulgivagella September 25, 2015 rdhealy1951@aol.com Hart County, Kentucky, United States September 06, 2016 Details
Eucosma similiana September 17, 2015 rdhealy1951@aol.com Hart County, Kentucky, United States September 06, 2016 Details
Feltia subgothica
Subgothic Dart
September 15, 2015 rdhealy1951@aol.com Hart County, Kentucky, United States September 06, 2016 Details
Olethreutes inornatana
Inornate Olethreutes
August 17, 2016 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States September 06, 2016 Details
Protolampra brunneicollis
Brown-collared Dart
September 21, 2015 rdhealy1951@aol.com Hart County, Kentucky, United States September 06, 2016 Details
Feltia subgothica
Subgothic Dart
September 15, 2015 rdhealy1951@aol.com Hart County, Kentucky, United States September 06, 2016 Details
Lacinipolia meditata
The Thinker
September 15, 2015 rdhealy1951@aol.com Hart County, Kentucky, United States September 06, 2016 Details
Tetanolita floridana
Florida Tetanolita Moth
September 19, 2015 rdhealy1951@aol.com Hart County, Kentucky, United States September 06, 2016 Details
Catocala piatrix
The Penitent Underwing
September 30, 2015 rdhealy1951@aol.com Hart County, Kentucky, United States September 06, 2016 Details
Lacinipolia meditata
The Thinker
September 12, 2015 rdhealy1951@aol.com Hart County, Kentucky, United States September 06, 2016 Details
Adaina ambrosiae August 13, 2016 rdhealy1951@aol.com Hart County, Kentucky, United States September 06, 2016 Details
Choristoneura rosaceana
Oblique-banded Leafroller Moth
August 30, 2016 strixv Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States September 06, 2016 Details
Coenonympha tullia
Common Ringlet
August 30, 2016 RichHubie Mendocino County, California, United States September 06, 2016 Details
Phyciodes mylitta
Mylitta Crescent
August 30, 2016 RichHubie Mendocino County, California, United States September 06, 2016 Details
Plebejus acmon
Acmon Blue
August 30, 2016 RichHubie Mendocino County, California, United States September 06, 2016 Details
Junonia coenia
Common Buckeye
August 30, 2016 RichHubie Mendocino County, California, United States September 06, 2016 Details
Vanessa cardui
Painted Lady
August 30, 2016 RichHubie Mendocino County, California, United States September 06, 2016 Details
Vanessa virginiensis
American Lady
August 30, 2016 RichHubie Mendocino County, California, United States September 06, 2016 Details
Vanessa virginiensis
American Lady
August 30, 2016 RichHubie Mendocino County, California, United States September 06, 2016 Details
Ochlodes sylvanoides
Woodland Skipper
August 30, 2016 RichHubie Mendocino County, California, United States September 06, 2016 Details
Polites sabuleti
Sandhill Skipper
August 30, 2016 RichHubie Mendocino County, California, United States September 06, 2016 Details
Polites sabuleti
Sandhill Skipper
August 30, 2016 RichHubie Mendocino County, California, United States September 06, 2016 Details
Macrochilo orciferalis
Bronzy Macrochilo Moth
August 31, 2016 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States September 06, 2016 Details
Papilio zelicaon
Anise Swallowtail
September 01, 2016 Maryw23 Contra Costa County, California, United States September 06, 2016 Details
Euphydryas chalcedona
Chalcedon Checkerspot
May 26, 2016 JoeEggy35 Washoe County, Nevada, United States September 06, 2016 Details
Plebejus anna
Anna's Blue
August 29, 2016 hiker96 Pierce County, Washington, United States September 06, 2016 Details
Plebejus anna
Anna's Blue
August 29, 2016 hiker96 Pierce County, Washington, United States September 06, 2016 Details
Ochlodes sylvanoides
Woodland Skipper
August 31, 2016 Linda Fink Yamhill County, Oregon, United States September 06, 2016 Details
Lophocampa maculata
Spotted Tussock Moth or Yellow-Spotted Tiger Moth
September 03, 2016 Tjp Pierce County, Washington, United States September 06, 2016 Details
Antheraea polyphemus
Polyphemus moth
September 02, 2016 jkspeech Whatcom County, Washington, United States September 06, 2016 Details
Xestia smithii
Smith's Dart
September 02, 2016 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States September 06, 2016 Details
Acleris variegana
Garden Rose Tortrix Moth
September 02, 2016 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States September 06, 2016 Details
Vanessa cardui
Painted Lady
September 04, 2016 chellebar Clark County, Nevada, United States September 06, 2016 Details
Phyciodes tharos
Pearl Crescent
September 02, 2016 monikawood Tioga County, Pennsylvania, United States September 06, 2016 Details
Condica videns
White-dotted Groundling
June 06, 2016 Jarchibold Saratoga County, New York, United States September 06, 2016 Details
Proxenus miranda
Miranda Moth
September 01, 2016 Jarchibold Saratoga County, New York, United States September 06, 2016 Details
Papaipema rigida
Rigid Sunflower Borer Moth
September 04, 2016 Jarchibold Saratoga County, New York, United States September 06, 2016 Details
Catocala amatrix
Sweetheart Underwing
September 05, 2016 rbickal Campbell County, Wyoming, United States September 06, 2016 Details
Speyeria cybele
Great Spangled Fritillary
September 05, 2016 joep01 Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States September 06, 2016 Details
Epinotia nisella
Poplar Branchlet Borer Moth
September 04, 2016 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States September 06, 2016 Details
Junonia coenia
Common Buckeye
September 05, 2016 iangardner Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States September 06, 2016 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
September 03, 2016 altairpilot Grant County, Washington, United States September 06, 2016 Details
Papaipema pterisii
Bracken Borer Moth
August 25, 2016 ggunset Delaware County, New York, United States September 06, 2016 Details
Hylephila phyleus
Fiery Skipper
September 05, 2016 Mzteachuh San Bernardino County, California, United States September 06, 2016 Details
Zeuzera pyrina
Leopard Moth
July 04, 2016 ggunset Delaware County, New York, United States September 06, 2016 Details
Panoquina ocola
Ocola Skipper
September 05, 2016 cblazo Franklin County, Pennsylvania, United States September 06, 2016 Details
Diachrysia balluca
Hologram Moth
July 09, 2016 ggunset Delaware County, New York, United States September 06, 2016 Details
Antheraea polyphemus
Polyphemus moth
July 10, 2016 ggunset Delaware County, New York, United States September 06, 2016 Details
Grammia virgo
Virgin Tiger Moth
July 09, 2016 ggunset Delaware County, New York, United States September 06, 2016 Details
Papilio troilus
Spicebush Swallowtail
September 05, 2016 hmclin York County, Pennsylvania, United States September 06, 2016 Details
Erynnis baptisiae
Wild Indigo Duskywing
September 05, 2016 hmclin York County, Pennsylvania, United States September 06, 2016 Details
Nedra ramosula
Gray Half-Spot
August 01, 2016 Jarchibold Saratoga County, New York, United States September 06, 2016 Details
Vanessa annabella
West Coast Lady
September 01, 2016 RichHubie Mendocino County, California, United States September 06, 2016 Details
Vanessa cardui
Painted Lady
September 01, 2016 RichHubie Mendocino County, California, United States September 06, 2016 Details
Fulgoraecia exigua
Planthopper Parasite Moth
September 05, 2016 JohnBoback Monongalia County, West Virginia, United States September 06, 2016 Details
Selenia alciphearia
Northern Selenia
June 07, 2016 frankizaguirre Tucker County, West Virginia, United States September 06, 2016 Details
Eucosma dorsisignatana
Triangle-backed Eucosma
September 05, 2016 frankizaguirre Monongalia County, West Virginia, United States September 06, 2016 Details
Phaecasiophora niveiguttana
Labyrinth Moth
September 05, 2016 JohnBoback Monongalia County, West Virginia, United States September 06, 2016 Details
Thyridopteryx ephemeraeformis
Evergreen Bagworm Moth
September 05, 2016 JohnBoback Monongalia County, West Virginia, United States September 06, 2016 Details
Junonia coenia
Common Buckeye
September 02, 2016 JesseW Chester County, Pennsylvania, United States September 06, 2016 Details
Catocala innubens
The Betrothed
September 05, 2016 JohnBoback Monongalia County, West Virginia, United States September 06, 2016 Details
Hypsopygia olinalis September 05, 2016 JohnBoback Monongalia County, West Virginia, United States September 06, 2016 Details
Eumorpha pandorus
Pandorus Sphinx
September 05, 2016 Debsgarden Logan County, Illinois, United States September 06, 2016 Details
Biston betularia
Pepper and Salt Geometer
September 04, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada September 06, 2016 Details
Machimia tentoriferella
Gold-striped Leaftier Moth
September 04, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada September 06, 2016 Details
Papaipema lysimachiae
Loosestrife Borer Moth
September 04, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada September 06, 2016 Details
Lithophane bethunei
Bethune's Pinion
September 04, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada September 06, 2016 Details
Coryphista meadii
Barberry Geometer
September 04, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada September 06, 2016 Details
Schinia arcigera
Arcigera Flower Moth
September 04, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada September 06, 2016 Details
Lithophane bethunei
Bethune's Pinion
September 05, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada September 06, 2016 Details
Papaipema arctivorens
Northern Burdock Borer Moth
September 05, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada September 06, 2016 Details
Ennomos magnaria
Maple Spanworm
September 06, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada September 06, 2016 Details
Tarache apela August 27, 2016 Jim Eckert Pinal County, Arizona, United States September 06, 2016 Details
Prochoerodes lineola
Large Maple Spanworm Moth
September 02, 2016 JohnBoback Monongalia County, West Virginia, United States September 06, 2016 Details
Phlogophora periculosa
Brown Angle Shades
September 06, 2016 digginflowers Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States September 06, 2016 Details
Macaria transitaria
Blurry Chocolate Angle
September 06, 2016 jtylerbell St Marys County, Maryland, United States September 06, 2016 Details
Pyralis farinalis
Meal Moth
September 06, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada September 06, 2016 Details
Euxoa messoria
Reaper Dart
September 06, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada September 06, 2016 Details
Noctua pronuba
European Yellow Underwing
September 06, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada September 06, 2016 Details
Epiblema glenni August 18, 2016 sh11 Ontario, Canada September 06, 2016 Details
Phaneta tomonana
Aster-head Phaneta Moth
August 20, 2016 sh11 Ontario, Canada September 06, 2016 Details
Phaneta ochroterminana
Buff-tipped Phaneta Moth
August 22, 2016 sh11 Ontario, Canada September 06, 2016 Details
Ochropleura implecta
American Flame-shouldered Dart
September 02, 2016 JohnBoback Monongalia County, West Virginia, United States September 06, 2016 Details
Lascoria ambigualis
Ambiguous Moth
September 02, 2016 JohnBoback Monongalia County, West Virginia, United States September 06, 2016 Details
Mocis texana
Texas Mocis
September 02, 2016 JohnBoback Monongalia County, West Virginia, United States September 06, 2016 Details
Phalaenostola larentioides
Black-banded Owlet Moth
September 02, 2016 JohnBoback Monongalia County, West Virginia, United States September 06, 2016 Details
Palthis angulalis
Dark-spotted Palthis Moth
September 02, 2016 JohnBoback Monongalia County, West Virginia, United States September 06, 2016 Details