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
Eucosma comatulana June 18, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Dasychira vagans
Variable Tussock Moth
July 02, 2014 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Natada nasoni
Nason's Slug Moth
July 07, 2014 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Acrolophus popeanella
Clemens' Grass Tubeworm Moth
July 06, 2014 a-o Essex County, Massachusetts, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Palthis asopialis
Faint-spotted Palthis Moth
June 30, 2014 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada September 01, 2014 Details
Spilosoma virginica
Virginian Tiger Moth or Yellow Woolybear Moth
July 02, 2014 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada September 01, 2014 Details
Adaina ambrosiae June 26, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Eucosma vagana June 26, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Haploa lecontei
Leconte's Haploa
June 26, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Sonia paraplesiana
Hebrew Sonia Moth
June 27, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Lobocleta ossularia
Drab Brown Wave
June 28, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Celypha cespitana June 28, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Xylesthia pruniramiella June 29, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Melanchra adjuncta
Hitched Arches
July 07, 2014 john janunas Du Page County, Illinois, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Achyra rantalis June 29, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Leptostales rubromarginaria
Dark-ribboned Wave
June 30, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Peoria approximella
Carmine Snout Moth
June 30, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Bactra furfurana June 30, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Charadra deridens
The Laugher
July 05, 2014 akdd3173 Lincoln County, North Carolina, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Dasychira basiflava
Yellow-based Tussock Moth
July 08, 2014 Mothguy Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Aethes argentilimitana June 30, 2014 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada September 01, 2014 Details
Idia aemula
Common Idia Moth
June 30, 2014 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada September 01, 2014 Details
Coleophora trifolii June 30, 2014 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada September 01, 2014 Details
Cosmopterix fernaldella
Fernald's Cosmopterix Moth
July 01, 2014 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada September 01, 2014 Details
Eutrapela clemataria
Curved-Toothed Geometer
July 03, 2014 michaeloberg Dallas County, Iowa, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Eutrapela clemataria
Curved-Toothed Geometer
July 02, 2014 michaeloberg Dallas County, Iowa, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Prochoerodes lineola
Large Maple Spanworm Moth
July 02, 2014 michaeloberg Dallas County, Iowa, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Hypena scabra
Green Cloverworm Moth
July 12, 2014 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Haploa lecontei
Leconte's Haploa
July 14, 2014 juliereid Ontario, Canada September 01, 2014 Details
Neodactria caliginosellus June 30, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hardin County, Kentucky, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Catocala palaeogama
Oldwife Underwing
July 19, 2014 davmcnaugh Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Haploa confusa
Confused Haploa
July 26, 2014 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada September 01, 2014 Details
Haploa confusa
Confused Haploa
July 27, 2014 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada September 01, 2014 Details
Actias luna
Luna moth
August 04, 2014 jackieb Cass County, Iowa, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Ascalapha odorata
Black Witch
August 04, 2014 chuckman Dickinson County, Iowa, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Pyrausta acrionalis April 07, 2011 ozcomomoths Ozark County, Missouri, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Pyralis farinalis
Meal Moth
August 08, 2014 jollygoodyellow Nova Scotia, Canada September 01, 2014 Details
Hyphantria cunea
Fall Webworm Moth
August 10, 2014 jollygoodyellow Nova Scotia, Canada September 01, 2014 Details
Fumibotys fumalis August 14, 2014 jollygoodyellow Nova Scotia, Canada September 01, 2014 Details
Balsa malana August 14, 2014 jollygoodyellow Nova Scotia, Canada September 01, 2014 Details
Autographa bimaculata
Two-Spotted Looper Moth
August 14, 2014 jollygoodyellow Nova Scotia, Canada September 01, 2014 Details
Speranza pustularia
Lesser Maple Spanworm Moth
August 14, 2014 jollygoodyellow Nova Scotia, Canada September 01, 2014 Details
Pseudohermonassa bicarnea
Pink-spotted Dart
August 14, 2014 jollygoodyellow Nova Scotia, Canada September 01, 2014 Details
Herpetogramma pertextalis August 14, 2014 jollygoodyellow Nova Scotia, Canada September 01, 2014 Details
Pseudohermonassa bicarnea
Pink-spotted Dart
August 14, 2014 jollygoodyellow Nova Scotia, Canada September 01, 2014 Details
Eucosma similiana August 14, 2014 jollygoodyellow Nova Scotia, Canada September 01, 2014 Details
Sparganothis reticulatana
Reticulated Fruitworm Moth
August 14, 2014 jollygoodyellow Nova Scotia, Canada September 01, 2014 Details
Hyles lineata
White-lined Sphinx
August 13, 2014 JAKros Pottawattamie County, Iowa, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Colias philodice
Clouded Sulphur
August 13, 2014 JAKros Pottawattamie County, Iowa, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Vanessa cardui
Painted Lady
August 14, 2014 JAKros Pottawattamie County, Iowa, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Nadata gibbosa
White-dotted Prominent
August 17, 2014 michaeloberg Webster County, Iowa, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Deidamia inscriptum
Lettered sphinx
May 08, 2014 michaeloberg Webster County, Iowa, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Pero ancetaria
Hübner's Pero
August 17, 2014 michaeloberg Webster County, Iowa, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Atteva aurea
Ailanthus Webworm Moth
August 18, 2014 michaeloberg Webster County, Iowa, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Haematopis grataria
Chickweed Geometer
August 16, 2014 michaeloberg Webster County, Iowa, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Hyphantria cunea
Fall Webworm Moth
August 20, 2014 jollygoodyellow Nova Scotia, Canada September 01, 2014 Details
Hyphantria cunea
Fall Webworm Moth
August 20, 2014 jollygoodyellow Nova Scotia, Canada September 01, 2014 Details
Cerapteryx graminis August 20, 2014 CatWhat Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada September 01, 2014 Details
Helicoverpa zea
Corn Earworm Moth
August 21, 2014 jollygoodyellow Nova Scotia, Canada September 01, 2014 Details
Xestia perquiritata August 20, 2014 CatWhat Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada September 01, 2014 Details
Nepytia canosaria
False Hemlock Looper Moth
August 01, 2014 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada September 01, 2014 Details
Phlogophora periculosa
Brown Angle Shades
August 23, 2014 jollygoodyellow Nova Scotia, Canada September 01, 2014 Details
Speyeria cybele
Great Spangled Fritillary
August 23, 2014 rocksnstars Oxford County, Maine, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Orgyia leucostigma
White-marked Tussock Moth
August 21, 2014 Edible New Brunswick, Canada September 01, 2014 Details
Datana ministra
Yellow-necked Caterpillar Moth
August 24, 2014 Edible New Brunswick, Canada September 01, 2014 Details
Catocala retecta
The Yellow-Gray Underwing
August 19, 2014 davmcnaugh Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Catocala coccinata
Scarlet Underwing
August 19, 2014 davmcnaugh Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Mouralia tinctoides August 25, 2014 Robert Gorman Orange County, California, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Antheraea polyphemus
Polyphemus moth
August 26, 2014 Grhodes Cumberland County, Maine, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Pieris rapae
Cabbage White
August 27, 2014 rocksnstars Oxford County, Maine, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Cercyonis pegala
Common Wood-Nymph
August 08, 2014 BeaLaporte New Brunswick, Canada September 01, 2014 Details
Polites peckius
Peck's Skipper
August 10, 2014 BeaLaporte New Brunswick, Canada September 01, 2014 Details
Dicymolomia julianalis August 28, 2014 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Manduca quinquemaculata
Five-spotted hawkmoth
August 28, 2014 Takoda Montgomery County, Iowa, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Colias philodice
Clouded Sulphur
August 27, 2014 Laurie Cogswell Rockingham County, New Hampshire, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Ecliptopera silaceata
Small Phoenix
August 05, 2014 BeaLaporte New Brunswick, Canada September 01, 2014 Details
Hyppa xylinoides
Common Hyppa
August 07, 2014 BeaLaporte New Brunswick, Canada September 01, 2014 Details
Syngrapha octoscripta
Dusky Silver Y
August 09, 2014 BeaLaporte New Brunswick, Canada September 01, 2014 Details
Speranza pustularia
Lesser Maple Spanworm Moth
August 14, 2014 BeaLaporte New Brunswick, Canada September 01, 2014 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
August 28, 2014 Ralph S. Carlson Los Angeles County, California, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Nephelodes minians
Bronzed Cutworm Moth
August 24, 2014 jollygoodyellow Nova Scotia, Canada September 01, 2014 Details
Mouralia tinctoides August 25, 2014 Robert Gorman Orange County, California, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Scopula limboundata
Large Lace-border
August 30, 2014 tom nolan Burlington County, New Jersey, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Oligia modica
Black-banded Brocade
August 26, 2014 David Trently Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Lacinipolia implicata
Implicit Arches
August 29, 2014 Shane Miller Beaver County, Pennsylvania, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Scopula limboundata
Large Lace-border
August 29, 2014 Shane Miller Beaver County, Pennsylvania, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Oligocentria lignicolor
White-Streaked Prominent
August 01, 2014 Shane Miller Beaver County, Pennsylvania, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Schizura unicornis
Unicorn Caterpillar Moth
August 01, 2014 Shane Miller Beaver County, Pennsylvania, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Lochmaeus bilineata
Double-lined Prominent
August 01, 2014 Shane Miller Beaver County, Pennsylvania, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Amorpha juglandis
Walnut sphinx
August 30, 2014 todonnell Huntingdon County, Pennsylvania, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Acharia stimulea
Saddleback Caterpillar Moth
August 31, 2014 jsulli92 Dutchess County, New York, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Dicymolomia julianalis August 30, 2014 digginflowers Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Junonia coenia
Common Buckeye
August 31, 2014 Carol Thornton-Anderson Orange County, Indiana, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Papilio rutulus
Western Tiger Swallowtail
February 14, 2011 Robert Gorman Riverside County, California, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Harrisina americana
Grapeleaf Skeletonizer Moth
August 27, 2014 Sheryl Johnson Delaware County, Pennsylvania, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Harrisina americana
Grapeleaf Skeletonizer Moth
August 31, 2014 Sheryl Johnson Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Idia lubricalis
Glossy Black Idia Moth
August 31, 2014 digginflowers Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Pyrausta tyralis August 31, 2014 Englishman Hernando County, Florida, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Hypena abalienalis
White-Lined Bomolocha Moth
August 30, 2014 Dave Webb Harford County, Maryland, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Herpetogramma thestealis August 29, 2014 Dave Webb Harford County, Maryland, United States September 01, 2014 Details