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.

Click on a point to see details of the sighting.

Sightings can be sorted by scientific name, common name, and date. Access species profiles by clicking on the scientific name link. Additional information about each sighting is available by clicking on "Details."

You don't have Javascript enabled. Hover for more information! But don't worry: you can still use this web site! You have two options:
  • enable Javascript in your browser and then refresh this page, for a much enhanced experience.
  • click the Update button every time you want to update the selection.
Species Observation Date Submitter Location Verified Datesort icon
Aon noctuiformis
Aon Moth
March 23, 2014 Redheart Canyonlands Bandera County, Texas, United States March 29, 2014 Details
Hyles lineata
White-lined Sphinx
March 28, 2014 cjbaughman Brazos County, Texas, United States March 29, 2014 Details
Agathymus stephensi
California Giant-Skipper
September 28, 2013 Robert Gorman San Diego County, California, United States March 29, 2014 Details
Cobubatha dividua September 28, 2013 Robert Gorman San Diego County, California, United States March 29, 2014 Details
Phigalia titea
Spiny Looper
March 29, 2014 TSims Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States March 29, 2014 Details
Phigalia titea
Spiny Looper
March 29, 2014 TSims Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States March 29, 2014 Details
Plutella xylostella
Diamondback Moth
March 29, 2014 JeanEvoy De Soto County, Florida, United States March 29, 2014 Details
Mythimna unipuncta
Armyworm Moth
March 29, 2014 JeanEvoy De Soto County, Florida, United States March 29, 2014 Details
Apamea amputatrix
Yellow-headed Cutworm Moth
June 16, 1994 curtis.lehman
(Steven Johnson)
Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States March 29, 2014 Details
Apamea amputatrix
Yellow-headed Cutworm Moth
July 18, 1997 curtis.lehman
(Steven Johnson)
Northumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States March 29, 2014 Details
Apamea amputatrix
Yellow-headed Cutworm Moth
July 06, 1999 curtis.lehman
(Steven Johnson)
Snyder County, Pennsylvania, United States March 29, 2014 Details
Apamea amputatrix
Yellow-headed Cutworm Moth
July 26, 2000 curtis.lehman
(Steven Johnson)
Teton County, Wyoming, United States March 29, 2014 Details
Nemapogon granella
European Grain Moth
September 13, 2013 Ken Childs Chester County, Tennessee, United States March 29, 2014 Details
Montescardia fuscofasciella July 05, 2013 Ken Childs Chester County, Tennessee, United States March 29, 2014 Details
Erynnis horatius
Horace's Duskywing
August 08, 2013 curtis.lehman Morgan County, West Virginia, United States March 29, 2014 Details
Pompeius verna
Little Glassywing
July 16, 2013 curtis.lehman Marion County, West Virginia, United States March 29, 2014 Details
Alypia octomaculata
Eight-spotted Forester
March 27, 2014 JVJ Texas, Travis County, United States March 29, 2014 Details
Pareuptychia ocirrhoe
White Satyr
January 22, 2014 Shelley Rutkin Orange Walk District, Belize March 30, 2014 Details
Pareuptychia ocirrhoe
White Satyr
January 22, 2014 Shelley Rutkin Orange Walk District, Belize March 30, 2014 Details
Siproeta stelenes
Malachite
February 16, 2014 Carmen Paguada Olancho, Honduras March 30, 2014 Details
Pareuptychia ocirrhoe
White Satyr
February 08, 2014 Roselvy Juárez Cortés, Honduras March 30, 2014 Details
Agraulis vanillae
Gulf Fritillary
February 05, 2014 janazak Morelos, Mexico March 30, 2014 Details
Euptoieta hegesia
Mexican Fritillary
February 05, 2014 janazak Morelos, Mexico March 30, 2014 Details
Siproeta stelenes
Malachite
February 05, 2014 janazak Morelos, Mexico March 30, 2014 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
January 29, 2014 janazak Morelos, Mexico March 30, 2014 Details
Anartia jatrophae
White Peacock
February 08, 2014 janazak Yucatan, Mexico March 30, 2014 Details
Siproeta epaphus
Rusty-tipped Page
February 23, 2014 janazak Chiapas, Mexico March 30, 2014 Details
Anartia jatrophae
White Peacock
February 24, 2014 janazak Campeche, Mexico March 30, 2014 Details
Zomaria andromedana
Andromedana Moth
March 29, 2014 JeanEvoy De Soto County, Florida, United States March 30, 2014 Details
Papilio polyxenes
Black Swallowtail
March 29, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States March 30, 2014 Details
Celastrina ladon
Spring Azure
March 29, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States March 30, 2014 Details
Nemapogon multistriatella March 29, 2014 JasonPike922 Texas, Rusk County, United States March 30, 2014 Details
Calephelis rawsoni
Rawson's Metalmark
March 29, 2014 Redheart Canyonlands Bandera County, Texas, United States March 30, 2014 Details
Anthanassa texana
Texan Crescent
March 29, 2014 Redheart Canyonlands Bandera County, Texas, United States March 30, 2014 Details
Udea rubigalis
Celery Leaftier Moth
March 15, 2014 KristyBaker Rutherford County, Tennessee, United States March 30, 2014 Details
Callophrys dumetorum
Coastal Green Hairstreak
March 29, 2014 Robert Gorman San Diego County, California, United States March 30, 2014 Details
Rothschildia forbesi
Forbes' Silkmoth
March 29, 2014 mbsimmons Cameron County, Texas, United States March 30, 2014 Details
Asterocampa leilia
Empress Leilia
March 20, 2014 tomfishburn Texas, United States March 30, 2014 Details
Hyles lineata
White-lined Sphinx
March 24, 2014 jgoetze Texas, United States, Webb County March 30, 2014 Details
Lygropia octonalis
Eight-barred Lygropia Moth
March 29, 2014 Twitcherette San Diego County, California, United States March 30, 2014 Details
Acleris subnivana March 29, 2014 Jim Eckert Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States March 30, 2014 Details
Phigalia titea
Spiny Looper
March 29, 2014 curtis.lehman
(Clarissa Lehman)
Centre County, Pennsylvania, United States March 30, 2014 Details
Euptoieta claudia
Variegated Fritillary
March 30, 2014 Redheart Canyonlands Bandera County, Texas, United States March 30, 2014 Details
Systasea pulverulenta
Texas Powdered Skipper
March 30, 2014 Redheart Canyonlands Bandera County, Texas, United States March 30, 2014 Details
Psychomorpha epimenis
Grapevine Epimenis
March 30, 2014 gunhilda Payne County, Oklahoma, United States March 30, 2014 Details
Cupido comyntas
Eastern Tailed-Blue
March 30, 2014 gunhilda Payne County, Oklahoma, United States March 30, 2014 Details
Colias philodice
Clouded Sulphur
March 30, 2014 gunhilda Payne County, Oklahoma, United States March 30, 2014 Details
Papilio canadensis
Canadian Tiger Swallowtail
June 18, 2009 billdea57 Grafton County, New Hampshire, United States March 31, 2014 Details
Calycopis cecrops
Red-banded Hairstreak
March 27, 2014 Kimberly Mrozinski Berkeley County, South Carolina, United States March 31, 2014 Details
Eupsilia vinulenta
Straight-toothed Sallow
March 28, 2014 brhodes_avl_nc Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States March 31, 2014 Details
Phigalia strigataria
Small Phigalia
March 28, 2014 brhodes_avl_nc Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States March 31, 2014 Details
Choristoneura pinus
Jack Pine Budworm Moth
June 29, 2013 Leslie Warren Mahoning County, Ohio, United States March 31, 2014 Details
Hyles lineata
White-lined Sphinx
March 29, 2014 Lmgranzow San Joaquin County, California, United States March 31, 2014 Details
Nemoria saturiba March 29, 2014 UrsulaV Chatham County, North Carolina, United States March 31, 2014 Details
Acleris nigrolinea March 29, 2014 UrsulaV Chatham County, North Carolina, United States March 31, 2014 Details
Catocala grynea
Woody Underwing
July 12, 2013 Leslie Warren Mahoning County, Ohio, United States March 31, 2014 Details
Polygonia interrogationis
Question Mark
March 30, 2014 Doug Bruce Sequatchie County, Tennessee, United States March 31, 2014 Details
Nymphalis antiopa
Mourning Cloak
March 30, 2014 Doug Bruce Sequatchie County, Tennessee, United States March 31, 2014 Details
Erynnis juvenalis
Juvenal's Duskywing
March 30, 2014 Doug Bruce Sequatchie County, Tennessee, United States March 31, 2014 Details
Anaea andria
Goatweed Leafwing
March 30, 2014 Doug Bruce Sequatchie County, Tennessee, United States March 31, 2014 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
March 30, 2014 Doug Bruce Sequatchie County, Tennessee, United States March 31, 2014 Details
Pieris virginiensis
West Virginia White
March 30, 2014 Doug Bruce Sequatchie County, Tennessee, United States March 31, 2014 Details
Feniseca tarquinius
Harvester
March 30, 2014 Doug Bruce Sequatchie County, Tennessee, United States March 31, 2014 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
March 30, 2014 Kimberly Mrozinski Berkeley County, South Carolina, United States March 31, 2014 Details
Melanolophia signataria
Signate Melanolophia
August 22, 2013 Leslie Warren Mahoning County, Ohio, United States March 31, 2014 Details
Phyciodes cocyta
Northern Crescent
June 13, 2010 Sparkles Ontario, Canada March 31, 2014 Details
Homorthodes lindseyi August 25, 2013 Leslie Warren Mahoning County, Ohio, United States March 31, 2014 Details
Antheraea oculea
Oculea silkmoth
August 11, 2005 jjweber Brewster County, Texas, United States March 31, 2014 Details
Lithophane contenta March 23, 2014 jim.odonater Josephine County, Oregon, United States March 31, 2014 Details
Anstenoptilia marmarodactyla March 31, 2014 Robert Gorman Orange County, California, United States March 31, 2014 Details
Lithophane petulca
Wanton Pinion
March 28, 2014 jim.odonater Clatsop County, Oregon, United States March 31, 2014 Details
Eupithecia annulata March 28, 2014 jim.odonater Clatsop County, Oregon, United States March 31, 2014 Details
Cerastis enigmatica March 28, 2014 jim.odonater Clatsop County, Oregon, United States March 31, 2014 Details
Mompha circumscriptella March 29, 2014 Stuart Marcus Texas, Liberty County, United States March 31, 2014 Details
Egira crucialis March 28, 2014 jim.odonater Tillamook County, Oregon, United States March 31, 2014 Details
Orthosia praeses March 28, 2014 jim.odonater Tillamook County, Oregon, United States March 31, 2014 Details
Cerastis enigmatica March 28, 2014 jim.odonater Tillamook County, Oregon, United States March 31, 2014 Details
Sabulodes aegrotata March 28, 2014 jim.odonater Tillamook County, Oregon, United States March 31, 2014 Details
Eupithecia graefii March 28, 2014 jim.odonater Tillamook County, Oregon, United States March 31, 2014 Details
Plutella xylostella
Diamondback Moth
March 29, 2014 Stuart Marcus Texas, Liberty County, United States March 31, 2014 Details
Thespieus macareus
Chestnut-marked Skipper
March 31, 2014 John van Dort Francisco Morazán, Honduras March 31, 2014 Details
Adelpha californica
California Sister
March 17, 2014 mmjdelgado Santa Barbara County, California, United States March 31, 2014 Details
Adelpha californica
California Sister
March 02, 2014 mmjdelgado Santa Barbara County, California, United States March 31, 2014 Details
Erynnis icelus
Dreamy Duskywing
May 16, 2013 curtis.lehman Hancock County, West Virginia, United States March 31, 2014 Details
Erynnis juvenalis
Juvenal's Duskywing
May 16, 2013 curtis.lehman Hancock County, West Virginia, United States March 31, 2014 Details
Agraulis vanillae
Gulf Fritillary
March 28, 2014 jacobsonp@comcast.net San Mateo County, California, United States March 31, 2014 Details
Callophrys gryneus
Juniper Hairstreak
March 31, 2014 RMichaelson Bexar County, Texas, United States March 31, 2014 Details
Parides photinus
Pink-spotted Cattleheart
January 02, 2013 Grace Taylor Nayarit, Mexico April 01, 2014 Details
Parides montezuma
Montezuma's Cattleheart
August 18, 2013 Paul232 Guerrero, Mexico April 01, 2014 Details
Castilia myia
Mayan Crescent
October 13, 2013 tom murray Quintana Roo, Mexico April 01, 2014 Details
Papilio polyxenes
Black Swallowtail
December 31, 2013 solares2001 Mexico, Mexico April 01, 2014 Details
Pyrgus oileus
Tropical Checkered-Skipper
February 28, 2013 dpford Colima, Mexico April 01, 2014 Details
Archaeoprepona demophon
One-spotted Prepona
February 05, 2014 janazak Morelos, Mexico April 01, 2014 Details
Papilio victorinus
Victorine Swallowtail
February 05, 2014 janazak Morelos, Mexico April 01, 2014 Details
Emesis tenedia
Falcate Metalmark
February 05, 2014 janazak Morelos, Mexico April 01, 2014 Details
Dryas iulia
Julia Heliconian
February 05, 2014 janazak Morelos, Mexico April 01, 2014 Details
Papilio rogeri
Pink-spotted Swallowtail
February 05, 2014 janazak Morelos, Mexico April 01, 2014 Details
Pyrgus communis
Common Checkered-Skipper
February 05, 2014 janazak Morelos, Mexico April 01, 2014 Details
Chlosyne lacinia
Bordered Patch
February 05, 2014 janazak Morelos, Mexico April 01, 2014 Details
Heliconius charithonia
Zebra Heliconian
February 05, 2014 janazak Morelos, Mexico April 01, 2014 Details