Recently Verified Sightings

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Species Observation Date Submitter Location Verified Datesort icon
Dichomeris vacciniella October 22, 2015 tom murray Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States June 09, 2016 Details
Isa textula
Crowned Slug Moth
July 14, 2015 Jon Rapp Boone County, Missouri, United States June 09, 2016 Details
Conchylodes ovulalis June 04, 2016 Jon Rapp Boone County, Missouri, United States June 09, 2016 Details
Hyalophora cecropia
Cecropia silkmoth
June 05, 2016 Jon Rapp Boone County, Missouri, United States June 09, 2016 Details
Enodia anthedon
Northern Pearly-eye
June 05, 2016 hiker96 Platte County, Missouri, United States June 09, 2016 Details
Thorybes pylades
Northern Cloudywing
June 05, 2016 hiker96 Platte County, Missouri, United States June 09, 2016 Details
Chlosyne nycteis
Silvery Checkerspot
June 05, 2016 hiker96 Platte County, Missouri, United States June 09, 2016 Details
Darapsa myron
Virginia creeper sphinx
June 07, 2016 kossorihana Lafayette Parish, Louisiana, United States June 09, 2016 Details
Lerodea eufala
Eufala Skipper
June 05, 2016 Robert Epstein Highlands County, Florida, United States June 09, 2016 Details
Argyrotaenia quadrifasciana June 06, 2016 Jon Rapp Boone County, Missouri, United States June 09, 2016 Details
Pyrausta tyralis June 08, 2016 Debbie cone St Lucie County, Florida, United States June 09, 2016 Details
Harrisimemna trisignata
Harris' Three Spot
June 06, 2016 CathK Albany County, New York, United States June 09, 2016 Details
Apamea sordens finitima
Bordered Apamea
June 06, 2016 CathK Albany County, New York, United States June 09, 2016 Details
Copivaleria grotei
Grote's Sallow
May 28, 2016 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada June 09, 2016 Details
Poanes hobomok
Hobomok Skipper
June 07, 2016 whhowe Ontario County, New York, United States June 09, 2016 Details
Stigmella macrocarpae June 07, 2016 Dave Webb Harford County, Maryland, United States June 09, 2016 Details
Lycaena hyllus
Bronze Copper
June 08, 2016 jvkopple2 Kalkaska County, Michigan, United States June 09, 2016 Details
Alsophila pometaria
Fall Cankerworm Moth
November 09, 2015 devjohnstone Nova Scotia, Canada June 09, 2016 Details
Schinia florida
Primrose Moth
July 24, 2015 devjohnstone Nova Scotia, Canada June 09, 2016 Details
Sphinx chersis
Great ash sphinx
July 19, 2014 devjohnstone Nova Scotia, Canada June 09, 2016 Details
Pyrausta orphisalis
Orange Mint Moth
July 28, 2014 devjohnstone Nova Scotia, Canada June 09, 2016 Details
Pachysphinx modesta
Modest sphinx
June 23, 2014 devjohnstone Nova Scotia, Canada June 09, 2016 Details
Catocala antinympha
Sweetfern Underwing
August 03, 2014 devjohnstone Nova Scotia, Canada June 09, 2016 Details
Halysidota tessellaris
Banded Tussock Moth or Pale Tiger Moth
July 31, 2014 devjohnstone Nova Scotia, Canada June 09, 2016 Details
Plusia contexta
Connected Looper Moth
August 23, 2014 devjohnstone Nova Scotia, Canada June 09, 2016 Details
Agrotis venerabilis
Venerable Dart
October 03, 2014 Sastro Worcester County, Maryland, United States June 09, 2016 Details
Datana angusii
Angus's Datana
June 08, 2016 Shelley Rutkin Forsyth County, North Carolina, United States June 09, 2016 Details
Nathalis iole
Dainty Sulphur
June 04, 2016 mellielong Orange County, Florida, United States June 09, 2016 Details
Hemiargus ceraunus
Ceraunus Blue
June 04, 2016 mellielong Orange County, Florida, United States June 09, 2016 Details
Pyrgus albescens
White Checkered-Skipper
June 04, 2016 mellielong Orange County, Florida, United States June 09, 2016 Details
Limenitis archippus
Viceroy
June 04, 2016 mellielong Orange County, Florida, United States June 09, 2016 Details
Agraulis vanillae
Gulf Fritillary
June 04, 2016 mellielong Orange County, Florida, United States June 09, 2016 Details
Abaeis nicippe
Sleepy Orange
June 08, 2016 mellielong Hillsborough County, Florida, United States June 09, 2016 Details
Papilio cresphontes
Giant Swallowtail
June 08, 2016 mellielong Hillsborough County, Florida, United States June 09, 2016 Details
Ctenucha virginica
Virginia Ctenucha
June 09, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada June 09, 2016 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
June 05, 2016 sandileap Santa Cruz County, California, United States June 09, 2016 Details
Campaea perlata
Pale Beauty
June 09, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada June 09, 2016 Details
Orgyia definita
Definite Tussock Moth
June 08, 2016 Shelley Rutkin Forsyth County, North Carolina, United States June 09, 2016 Details
Hyalophora cecropia
Cecropia silkmoth
June 09, 2016 spowell Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States June 09, 2016 Details
Antheraea polyphemus
Polyphemus moth
June 08, 2016 NatashaG Ontario, Canada June 09, 2016 Details
Ctenucha virginica
Virginia Ctenucha
June 08, 2016 jilldini Chautauqua County, New York, United States June 09, 2016 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
June 08, 2016 4oclockwatch Jackson County, Oregon, United States June 09, 2016 Details
Ellida caniplaga
Linden Prominent
May 28, 2016 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada June 09, 2016 Details
Eudryas unio
Pearly Wood-nymph
May 28, 2016 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada June 09, 2016 Details
Plagodis phlogosaria
Straight-lined Plagodis
May 28, 2016 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada June 09, 2016 Details
Phlogophora periculosa
Brown Angle Shades
August 22, 2014 devjohnstone Nova Scotia, Canada June 09, 2016 Details
Gluphisia septentrionis
Common Gluphisia
May 28, 2016 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada June 09, 2016 Details
Idia aemula
Common Idia Moth
June 08, 2016 strixv Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States June 09, 2016 Details
Aphomia sociella
Bee Moth
May 05, 2016 strixv Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States June 09, 2016 Details
Eurytides marcellus
Zebra Swallowtail
June 08, 2016 Nancee Cobb Washington County, Florida, United States June 09, 2016 Details
Hypercompe scribonia
Great Leopard Moth
June 09, 2016 Shelley Rutkin Forsyth County, North Carolina, United States June 09, 2016 Details
Metarranthis hypochraria
Common Metarranthis
June 08, 2016 hdad58 Coos County, New Hampshire, United States June 09, 2016 Details
Martyringa latipennis June 08, 2016 Shelley Rutkin Forsyth County, North Carolina, United States June 09, 2016 Details
Cisthene plumbea
Lead-Colored Lichen Moth
June 08, 2016 Shelley Rutkin Forsyth County, North Carolina, United States June 09, 2016 Details
Polites mystic
Long Dash
June 09, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada June 09, 2016 Details
Clemensia albata
Little White Lichen Moth
June 02, 2016 drkilmer Dorchester County, Maryland, United States June 09, 2016 Details
Hesperia sassacus
Indian Skipper
June 01, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada June 09, 2016 Details
Blepharomastix ranalis June 08, 2016 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States June 09, 2016 Details
Epicallima argenticinctella June 08, 2016 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States June 09, 2016 Details
Galasa nigrinodis June 08, 2016 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States June 09, 2016 Details
Lymantria dispar
Gypsy Moth
June 09, 2016 tytaytod Bland County, Virginia, United States June 09, 2016 Details
Microcrambus elegans
Elegant Grass-veneer
June 09, 2016 trinectes Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States June 09, 2016 Details
Apantesis phalerata
Harnessed Moth
May 29, 2016 Jessatc01 Somerset County, Maryland, United States June 09, 2016 Details
Epinotia nanana
European Spruce Needleminer Moth
June 01, 2016 Jim Eckert Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States June 09, 2016 Details
Grammia ornata
Ornate Tiger Moth
June 08, 2016 tmrichards Boundary County, Idaho, United States June 10, 2016 Details
Meganola phylla May 10, 2016 Jon Rapp Boone County, Missouri, United States June 10, 2016 Details
Pachysphinx occidentalis
Big poplar sphinx
June 09, 2016 Nikola Wright Canyon County, Idaho, United States June 10, 2016 Details
Hyphantria cunea
Fall Webworm Moth
June 03, 2016 CathK Albany County, New York, United States June 10, 2016 Details
Baileya dormitans
Sleeping Baileya Moth
May 31, 2016 CathK Albany County, New York, United States June 10, 2016 Details
Polites peckius
Peck's Skipper
June 09, 2016 Chet Gottfried Centre County, Pennsylvania, United States June 10, 2016 Details
Limenitis arthemis arthemis
White Admiral
June 09, 2016 Chet Gottfried Centre County, Pennsylvania, United States June 10, 2016 Details
Polygonia interrogationis
Question Mark
June 09, 2016 Chet Gottfried Centre County, Pennsylvania, United States June 10, 2016 Details
Idaea dimidiata
Single-dotted Wave
August 01, 2014 devjohnstone Nova Scotia, Canada June 10, 2016 Details
Xylophanes tersa
Tersa Sphinx
June 09, 2016 Bushytail3 Guadalupe County, Texas, United States June 10, 2016 Details
Pristerognatha fuligana May 15, 2016 sausubel Queens County, New York, United States June 10, 2016 Details
Speranza pustularia
Lesser Maple Spanworm Moth
July 05, 2015 devjohnstone Nova Scotia, Canada June 10, 2016 Details
Rivula propinqualis
Spotted Grass Moth
July 31, 2014 devjohnstone Nova Scotia, Canada June 10, 2016 Details
Smerinthus jamaicensis
Twin-spotted sphinx
June 07, 2016 devjohnstone Nova Scotia, Canada June 10, 2016 Details
Biston betularia
Pepper and Salt Geometer
June 07, 2016 devjohnstone Nova Scotia, Canada June 10, 2016 Details
Cisseps fulvicollis
Yellow-collared Scape Moth
August 13, 2015 devjohnstone Nova Scotia, Canada June 10, 2016 Details
Hydriomena perfracta
Shattered Hydriomena
June 08, 2016 devjohnstone Nova Scotia, Canada June 10, 2016 Details
Hyles lineata
White-lined Sphinx
June 09, 2016 Lizzy1908 Minidoka County, Idaho, United States June 10, 2016 Details
Abaeis nicippe
Sleepy Orange
June 07, 2016 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States June 10, 2016 Details
Atrytonopsis hianna
Dusted Skipper
June 09, 2016 jvkopple2 Kalkaska County, Michigan, United States June 10, 2016 Details
Hesperia sassacus
Indian Skipper
June 09, 2016 jvkopple2 Kalkaska County, Michigan, United States June 10, 2016 Details
Lycaena phlaeas
American Copper
June 09, 2016 jvkopple2 Kalkaska County, Michigan, United States June 10, 2016 Details
Plagodis fervidaria
Fervid Plagodis
June 09, 2016 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States June 10, 2016 Details
Lobocleta ossularia
Drab Brown Wave
October 23, 2015 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States June 10, 2016 Details
Sunira bicolorago
Bicolored Sallow
October 19, 2015 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States June 10, 2016 Details
Amyna bullula
Hook-tipped Amyna
October 15, 2015 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States June 10, 2016 Details
Ascia monuste
Great Southern White
May 21, 2016 sunfire50 Volusia County, Florida, United States June 10, 2016 Details
Megisto cymela
Little Wood-Satyr
June 09, 2016 a.d.levine Orange County, New York, United States June 10, 2016 Details
Ancyloxypha numitor
Least Skipper
June 06, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada June 10, 2016 Details
Thorybes pylades
Northern Cloudywing
May 28, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada June 10, 2016 Details
Poanes hobomok
Hobomok Skipper
May 31, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada June 10, 2016 Details
Poanes hobomok
Hobomok Skipper
May 25, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada June 10, 2016 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
June 10, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada June 10, 2016 Details
Erynnis juvenalis
Juvenal's Duskywing
April 02, 2016 ncrosbyrd Rockdale County, Georgia, United States June 11, 2016 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
April 02, 2016 ncrosbyrd Rockdale County, Georgia, United States June 11, 2016 Details
Callophrys gryneus
Juniper Hairstreak
March 16, 2016 ncrosbyrd McIntosh County, Georgia, United States June 11, 2016 Details