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
Zerene cesonia
Southern Dogface
January 29, 2017 diwalks2 San Diego County, California, United States January 31, 2017 Details
Anthocharis sara
Pacific Orangetip
January 30, 2017 ezeemonee Ventura County, California, United States January 31, 2017 Details
Nymphalis antiopa
Mourning Cloak
January 30, 2017 MAKI Ventura County, California, United States January 31, 2017 Details
Metalectra richardsi
Richard's Fungus Moth
June 15, 2016 TCat7187 Cecil County, Maryland, United States January 31, 2017 Details
Idia forbesii June 22, 2016 TCat7187 Cecil County, Maryland, United States January 31, 2017 Details
Protodeltote muscosula
Large Mossy Lithacodia
June 29, 2016 sh11 Ontario, Canada January 31, 2017 Details
Palthis angulalis
Dark-spotted Palthis Moth
October 05, 2016 sh11 Ontario, Canada January 31, 2017 Details
Hypena baltimoralis
Baltimore Bomolocha Moth
September 14, 2016 sh11 Ontario, Canada January 31, 2017 Details
Haploa lecontei
Leconte's Haploa
June 20, 2016 sh11 Ontario, Canada January 31, 2017 Details
Haploa lecontei
Leconte's Haploa
August 17, 2016 sh11 Ontario, Canada January 31, 2017 Details
Cycnia tenera
Delicate Cycnia or Dogbane Tiger Moth
July 16, 2016 sh11 Ontario, Canada January 31, 2017 Details
Polia imbrifera
Cloudy Arches
June 24, 2016 Sue Gregoire Schuyler County, New York, United States January 31, 2017 Details
Trichordestra legitima
Striped Garden Caterpillar
July 07, 2016 Sue Gregoire Schuyler County, New York, United States January 31, 2017 Details
Pseudorthodes vecors
Small Brown Quaker
July 08, 2016 Sue Gregoire Schuyler County, New York, United States January 31, 2017 Details
Feltia tricosa August 12, 2016 Sue Gregoire Schuyler County, New York, United States January 31, 2017 Details
Cryptocala acadiensis
Catocaline Dart
July 21, 2016 Sue Gregoire Schuyler County, New York, United States January 31, 2017 Details
Eueretagrotis perattenta
Two-spot Dart
June 26, 2016 Sue Gregoire Schuyler County, New York, United States January 31, 2017 Details
Acronicta afflicta
Afflicted Dagger Moth
May 28, 2016 Sue Gregoire Schuyler County, New York, United States January 31, 2017 Details
Adela septentrionella May 28, 2016 davidwdroppers Chelan County, Washington, United States January 31, 2017 Details
Cymaenes trebius
Fawn-spotted Skipper
January 31, 2017 dabidaloca Kern County, California, United States January 31, 2017 Details
Sphinx kalmiae
Laurel sphinx
June 14, 2015 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States January 31, 2017 Details
Caenurgina sp. July 04, 2016 sh11 Ontario, Canada January 31, 2017 Details
Caenurgina sp. August 20, 2016 sh11 Ontario, Canada January 31, 2017 Details
Caenurgina sp. September 12, 2016 sh11 Ontario, Canada January 31, 2017 Details
Clemensia albata
Little White Lichen Moth
August 24, 2016 sh11 Ontario, Canada January 31, 2017 Details
Halysidota sp. July 21, 2016 sh11 Ontario, Canada January 31, 2017 Details
Ctenucha virginica
Virginia Ctenucha
June 29, 2016 sh11 Ontario, Canada January 31, 2017 Details
Leuconycta diphteroides
Green Leuconycta
July 27, 2016 sh11 Ontario, Canada February 01, 2017 Details
Phobetron pithecium
Hag Moth
July 14, 2016 Sue Gregoire Schuyler County, New York, United States February 01, 2017 Details
Phobetron pithecium
Hag Moth
July 09, 2016 Sue Gregoire Tompkins County, New York, United States February 01, 2017 Details
Hypena scabra
Green Cloverworm Moth
October 10, 2016 sh11 Ontario, Canada February 01, 2017 Details
Lymantria dispar
Gypsy Moth
July 30, 2016 sh11 Ontario, Canada February 01, 2017 Details
Lymantria dispar
Gypsy Moth
July 28, 2016 sh11 Ontario, Canada February 01, 2017 Details
Biston betularia
Pepper and Salt Geometer
October 11, 2016 Fubbyloofer Sheboygan County, Wisconsin, United States February 02, 2017 Details
Papilio polyxenes
Black Swallowtail
November 05, 2016 Austad19 Dakota County, Minnesota, United States February 02, 2017 Details
Malacosoma disstria
Forest Tent Caterpillar Moth
June 27, 2016 lindathestoryteller Saskatchewan, Canada February 02, 2017 Details
Pachysphinx modesta
Modest sphinx
August 08, 2016 lindathestoryteller Saskatchewan, Canada February 02, 2017 Details
Limenitis archippus
Viceroy
June 28, 2009 Christine Stanke Ozaukee County, Wisconsin, United States February 02, 2017 Details
Speyeria cybele
Great Spangled Fritillary
August 10, 2009 Christine Stanke Milwaukee County, Wisconsin, United States February 02, 2017 Details
Speyeria cybele
Great Spangled Fritillary
August 10, 2009 Christine Stanke Milwaukee County, Wisconsin, United States February 02, 2017 Details
Strymon melinus
Gray Hairstreak
July 12, 2012 Christine Stanke Milwaukee County, Wisconsin, United States February 02, 2017 Details
Vanessa cardui
Painted Lady
July 12, 2012 Christine Stanke Milwaukee County, Wisconsin, United States February 02, 2017 Details
Hylephila phyleus
Fiery Skipper
July 12, 2012 Christine Stanke Milwaukee County, Wisconsin, United States February 02, 2017 Details
Vanessa atalanta
Red Admiral
July 19, 2012 Christine Stanke Milwaukee County, Wisconsin, United States February 02, 2017 Details
Hylephila phyleus
Fiery Skipper
June 19, 2012 Christine Stanke Milwaukee County, Wisconsin, United States February 02, 2017 Details
Celastrina ladon
Spring Azure
June 19, 2012 Christine Stanke Milwaukee County, Wisconsin, United States February 02, 2017 Details
Vanessa virginiensis
American Lady
July 20, 2012 Christine Stanke Milwaukee County, Wisconsin, United States February 02, 2017 Details
Polites mystic
Long Dash
July 19, 2012 Christine Stanke Milwaukee County, Wisconsin, United States February 02, 2017 Details
Hylephila phyleus
Fiery Skipper
July 19, 2012 Christine Stanke Milwaukee County, Wisconsin, United States February 02, 2017 Details
Speyeria cybele
Great Spangled Fritillary
August 31, 2012 Christine Stanke Milwaukee County, Wisconsin, United States February 02, 2017 Details
Limenitis archippus
Viceroy
July 31, 2013 Christine Stanke Milwaukee County, Wisconsin, United States February 02, 2017 Details
Cercyonis pegala
Common Wood-Nymph
August 01, 2013 Christine Stanke Milwaukee County, Wisconsin, United States February 02, 2017 Details
Papilio polyxenes
Black Swallowtail
August 03, 2013 Christine Stanke Milwaukee County, Wisconsin, United States February 02, 2017 Details
Papilio polyxenes
Black Swallowtail
August 03, 2013 Christine Stanke Milwaukee County, Wisconsin, United States February 02, 2017 Details
Papilio polyxenes
Black Swallowtail
August 11, 2013 Christine Stanke Milwaukee County, Wisconsin, United States February 02, 2017 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
August 18, 2013 Christine Stanke Milwaukee County, Wisconsin, United States February 02, 2017 Details
Polites peckius
Peck's Skipper
August 26, 2013 Christine Stanke Milwaukee County, Wisconsin, United States February 02, 2017 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
August 26, 2013 Christine Stanke Milwaukee County, Wisconsin, United States February 02, 2017 Details
Vanessa virginiensis
American Lady
August 26, 2013 Christine Stanke Milwaukee County, Wisconsin, United States February 02, 2017 Details
Speyeria cybele
Great Spangled Fritillary
August 20, 2013 Christine Stanke Milwaukee County, Wisconsin, United States February 02, 2017 Details
Papilio polyxenes
Black Swallowtail
August 26, 2013 Christine Stanke Milwaukee County, Wisconsin, United States February 02, 2017 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
August 01, 2013 Christine Stanke Milwaukee County, Wisconsin, United States February 02, 2017 Details
Phyciodes tharos
Pearl Crescent
August 01, 2013 Christine Stanke Milwaukee County, Wisconsin, United States February 02, 2017 Details
Polites peckius
Peck's Skipper
September 01, 2013 Christine Stanke Milwaukee County, Wisconsin, United States February 02, 2017 Details
Speyeria cybele
Great Spangled Fritillary
September 04, 2013 Christine Stanke Milwaukee County, Wisconsin, United States February 02, 2017 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
July 02, 2014 Christine Stanke Milwaukee County, Wisconsin, United States February 02, 2017 Details
Cercyonis pegala
Common Wood-Nymph
July 20, 2014 Christine Stanke Portage County, Wisconsin, United States February 02, 2017 Details
Enodia anthedon
Northern Pearly-eye
July 20, 2014 Christine Stanke Portage County, Wisconsin, United States February 02, 2017 Details
Euphyes vestris
Dun Skipper
July 20, 2014 Christine Stanke Portage County, Wisconsin, United States February 02, 2017 Details
Enodia anthedon
Northern Pearly-eye
July 20, 2014 Christine Stanke Portage County, Wisconsin, United States February 02, 2017 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
July 22, 2014 Christine Stanke Milwaukee County, Wisconsin, United States February 02, 2017 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
August 01, 2014 Christine Stanke Portage County, Wisconsin, United States February 02, 2017 Details
Euphyes vestris
Dun Skipper
August 01, 2014 Christine Stanke Portage County, Wisconsin, United States February 02, 2017 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
August 01, 2014 Christine Stanke Portage County, Wisconsin, United States February 02, 2017 Details
Speyeria aphrodite
Aphrodite Fritillary
August 01, 2014 Christine Stanke Portage County, Wisconsin, United States February 02, 2017 Details
Cercyonis pegala
Common Wood-Nymph
August 01, 2014 Christine Stanke Portage County, Wisconsin, United States February 02, 2017 Details
Epargyreus clarus
Silver-spotted Skipper
August 08, 2014 Christine Stanke Sauk County, Wisconsin, United States February 02, 2017 Details
Speyeria cybele
Great Spangled Fritillary
August 17, 2014 Christine Stanke Portage County, Wisconsin, United States February 02, 2017 Details
Limenitis arthemis astyanax
'Astyanax' Red-spotted Purple
September 06, 2014 Christine Stanke Milwaukee County, Wisconsin, United States February 02, 2017 Details
Junonia coenia
Common Buckeye
January 30, 2017 the janitors kid Brevard County, Florida, United States February 02, 2017 Details
Ascia monuste
Great Southern White
February 01, 2017 the janitors kid Indian River County, Florida, United States February 02, 2017 Details
Junonia genoveva
Mangrove Buckeye
February 01, 2017 the janitors kid Indian River County, Florida, United States February 02, 2017 Details
Feltia jaculifera
Dingy Cutworm Moth
September 07, 2016 sh11 Ontario, Canada February 02, 2017 Details
Nedra ramosula
Gray Half-Spot
August 24, 2016 sh11 Ontario, Canada February 02, 2017 Details
Hypena scabra
Green Cloverworm Moth
October 07, 2016 sh11 Ontario, Canada February 02, 2017 Details
Hypena scabra
Green Cloverworm Moth
August 29, 2016 sh11 Ontario, Canada February 02, 2017 Details
Hypoprepia fucosa
Painted Lichen Moth
July 25, 2016 sh11 Ontario, Canada February 02, 2017 Details
Hypena scabra
Green Cloverworm Moth
November 02, 2016 sh11 Ontario, Canada February 02, 2017 Details
Chytolita morbidalis
Morbid Owlet Moth
June 27, 2016 sh11 Ontario, Canada February 02, 2017 Details
Satyrium semiluna
Sagebrush Sooty Hairstreak
July 11, 2007 Tom Middagh Johnson County, Wyoming, United States February 02, 2017 Details
Satyrium semiluna
Sagebrush Sooty Hairstreak
July 29, 2010 Tom Middagh Johnson County, Wyoming, United States February 02, 2017 Details
Atlides halesus
Great Purple Hairstreak
February 02, 2017 neflodonata Nassau County, Florida, United States February 02, 2017 Details
Catocala relicta
White Underwing
July 30, 2016 sh11 Ontario, Canada February 02, 2017 Details
Catocala grynea
Woody Underwing
July 18, 2016 sh11 Ontario, Canada February 02, 2017 Details
Dicymolomia julianalis June 19, 2016 Sue Gregoire Schuyler County, New York, United States February 02, 2017 Details
Chalcoela iphitalis
Sooty Winged Chalcoela Moth
August 14, 2016 Sue Gregoire Schuyler County, New York, United States February 02, 2017 Details
Pyrausta bicoloralis July 27, 2016 Sue Gregoire Schuyler County, New York, United States February 02, 2017 Details
Spoladea recurvalis
Hawaiian Beet Webworm
October 01, 2016 Sue Gregoire Schuyler County, New York, United States February 02, 2017 Details
Pyralis farinalis
Meal Moth
September 01, 2009 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States February 03, 2017 Details
Junonia coenia
Common Buckeye
January 23, 2017 Anonymoth Brazoria County, Texas, United States February 03, 2017 Details