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
Texola elada
Elada Checkerspot
November 03, 2015 ncrosbyrd Cameron County, Texas, United States July 03, 2016 Details
Phyciodes tharos
Pearl Crescent
November 09, 2015 ncrosbyrd Hidalgo County, Texas, United States July 03, 2016 Details
Asterocampa leilia
Empress Leilia
November 06, 2015 ncrosbyrd Hidalgo County, Texas, United States July 03, 2016 Details
Asterocampa clyton
Tawny Emperor
November 09, 2015 ncrosbyrd Hidalgo County, Texas, United States July 03, 2016 Details
Hermeuptychia sosybius
Carolina Satyr
November 09, 2015 ncrosbyrd Cameron County, Texas, United States July 03, 2016 Details
Phoebis sennae
Cloudless Sulphur
November 01, 2015 ncrosbyrd Hidalgo County, Texas, United States July 03, 2016 Details
Kricogonia lyside
Lyside Sulphur
November 03, 2015 ncrosbyrd Hidalgo County, Texas, United States July 03, 2016 Details
Pyrgus communis
Common Checkered-Skipper
June 04, 2016 Bill Link Burnet County, Texas, United States July 03, 2016 Details
Pyrgus oileus
Tropical Checkered-Skipper
June 13, 2016 Thomlinson Aransas County, Texas, United States July 03, 2016 Details
Zerene cesonia
Southern Dogface
June 23, 2016 Jonathan Clark Catahoula Parish, Louisiana, United States July 03, 2016 Details
Amorpha juglandis
Walnut sphinx
June 24, 2016 rainbowmushr00m Texas, Tom Green County, United States July 03, 2016 Details
Myscelia ethusa
Mexican Bluewing
January 22, 2011 roseanna Hidalgo County, Texas, United States July 03, 2016 Details
Papilio polyxenes
Black Swallowtail
June 18, 2016 Kzfisherman McHenry County, Illinois, United States July 03, 2016 Details
Eudryas grata
Beautiful Wood-nymph
June 19, 2016 TCat7187 Cecil County, Maryland, United States July 03, 2016 Details
Striacosta albicosta
Western Bean Cutworm
July 02, 2016 digginflowers Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States July 03, 2016 Details
Pontia beckerii
Becker's White
June 28, 2016 JDreimiller Lewis County, Washington, United States July 03, 2016 Details
Chlosyne janais
Crimson Patch
July 02, 2016 Raul Delgado Texas, United States, Webb County July 03, 2016 Details
Pieris rapae
Cabbage White
July 01, 2016 Wscott Snohomish County, Washington, United States July 03, 2016 Details
Diachrysia balluca
Hologram Moth
July 02, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada July 03, 2016 Details
Hyalophora cecropia
Cecropia silkmoth
July 02, 2016 mmckay92 Ohio, United States July 03, 2016 Details
Udea rubigalis
Celery Leaftier Moth
July 02, 2016 John LeBlanc Henrico County, Virginia, United States July 03, 2016 Details
Haploa clymene
Clymene Moth
July 02, 2016 John LeBlanc Henrico County, Virginia, United States July 03, 2016 Details
Hyalophora cecropia
Cecropia silkmoth
June 18, 2016 karmar Perry County, Indiana, United States July 03, 2016 Details
Eudryas grata
Beautiful Wood-nymph
July 02, 2016 Delta Lake County, Ohio, United States July 03, 2016 Details
Microcrambus biguttellus
Gold-stripe Grass-veneer Moth
July 01, 2016 digginflowers Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States July 03, 2016 Details
Chlosyne nycteis
Silvery Checkerspot
July 02, 2016 stephen stedman Crockett County, Tennessee, United States July 03, 2016 Details
Ancyloxypha numitor
Least Skipper
July 01, 2016 gpstewart Texas, United States, Williamson County July 03, 2016 Details
Pholisora catullus
Common Sootywing
July 02, 2016 Doug Bruce Crockett County, Tennessee, United States July 03, 2016 Details
Cupido comyntas
Eastern Tailed-Blue
July 02, 2016 stephen stedman Crockett County, Tennessee, United States July 03, 2016 Details
Polygonia interrogationis
Question Mark
July 02, 2016 stephen stedman Crockett County, Tennessee, United States July 03, 2016 Details
Vanessa atalanta
Red Admiral
July 02, 2016 stephen stedman Crockett County, Tennessee, United States July 03, 2016 Details
Papilio polyxenes
Black Swallowtail
July 02, 2016 Doug Bruce Crockett County, Tennessee, United States July 03, 2016 Details
Epargyreus clarus
Silver-spotted Skipper
July 02, 2016 stephen stedman Crockett County, Tennessee, United States July 03, 2016 Details
Pieris rapae
Cabbage White
July 02, 2016 stephen stedman Crockett County, Tennessee, United States July 03, 2016 Details
Libytheana carinenta
American Snout
July 02, 2016 Doug Bruce Crockett County, Tennessee, United States July 03, 2016 Details
Phoebis sennae
Cloudless Sulphur
July 02, 2016 stephen stedman Crockett County, Tennessee, United States July 03, 2016 Details
Hylephila phyleus
Fiery Skipper
July 02, 2016 stephen stedman Gibson County, Tennessee, United States July 03, 2016 Details
Vanessa virginiensis
American Lady
July 02, 2016 Doug Bruce Crockett County, Tennessee, United States July 03, 2016 Details
Epargyreus clarus
Silver-spotted Skipper
July 02, 2016 stephen stedman Gibson County, Tennessee, United States July 03, 2016 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
July 02, 2016 Doug Bruce Gibson County, Tennessee, United States July 03, 2016 Details
Speyeria cybele
Great Spangled Fritillary
July 02, 2016 backyardobserver Ontario, Canada July 03, 2016 Details
Polygonia comma
Eastern Comma
July 02, 2016 Doug Bruce Crockett County, Tennessee, United States July 03, 2016 Details
Epargyreus clarus
Silver-spotted Skipper
June 26, 2016 JRonan17 Herkimer County, New York, United States July 03, 2016 Details
Junonia coenia
Common Buckeye
July 02, 2016 Doug Bruce Crockett County, Tennessee, United States July 03, 2016 Details
Poanes zabulon
Zabulon Skipper
July 02, 2016 Doug Bruce Crockett County, Tennessee, United States July 03, 2016 Details
Atalopedes campestris
Sachem
July 02, 2016 Doug Bruce Crockett County, Tennessee, United States July 03, 2016 Details
Colias eurytheme
Orange Sulphur
July 02, 2016 Doug Bruce Crockett County, Tennessee, United States July 03, 2016 Details
Cupido comyntas
Eastern Tailed-Blue
July 02, 2016 Doug Bruce Gibson County, Tennessee, United States July 03, 2016 Details
Atalopedes campestris
Sachem
July 02, 2016 Doug Bruce Gibson County, Tennessee, United States July 03, 2016 Details
Junonia coenia
Common Buckeye
July 02, 2016 Doug Bruce Gibson County, Tennessee, United States July 03, 2016 Details
Colias eurytheme
Orange Sulphur
July 02, 2016 Doug Bruce Gibson County, Tennessee, United States July 03, 2016 Details
Vanessa virginiensis
American Lady
July 02, 2016 Doug Bruce Gibson County, Tennessee, United States July 03, 2016 Details
Erynnis horatius
Horace's Duskywing
July 02, 2016 Doug Bruce Gibson County, Tennessee, United States July 03, 2016 Details
Euptoieta claudia
Variegated Fritillary
July 02, 2016 Doug Bruce Gibson County, Tennessee, United States July 03, 2016 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
July 02, 2016 Doug Bruce Gibson County, Tennessee, United States July 03, 2016 Details
Pyrisitia lisa
Little Yellow
July 02, 2016 Doug Bruce Gibson County, Tennessee, United States July 03, 2016 Details
Satyrodes appalachia
Appalachian Brown
July 02, 2016 pporonto Macomb County, Michigan, United States July 03, 2016 Details
Orthonama obstipata
The Gem
July 02, 2016 curtis.lehman
(John Fedak)
McKean County, Pennsylvania, United States July 03, 2016 Details
Hypercompe scribonia
Great Leopard Moth
July 02, 2016 curtis.lehman
(John Fedak)
McKean County, Pennsylvania, United States July 03, 2016 Details
Eacles imperialis
Imperial moth
July 01, 2016 Ksmith3 Marion County, Indiana, United States July 03, 2016 Details
Phyciodes cocyta
Northern Crescent
July 03, 2016 daalmo Penobscot County, Maine, United States July 03, 2016 Details
Melittia cucurbitae
Squash Vine Borer
July 03, 2016 alison.margaret Ontario, Canada July 03, 2016 Details
Erynnis zarucco
Zarucco Duskywing
July 02, 2016 Jeff Trahan St Landry Parish, Louisiana, United States July 03, 2016 Details
Papilio polyxenes
Black Swallowtail
July 03, 2016 Vera Francis Brunswick County, North Carolina, United States July 03, 2016 Details
Plagodis phlogosaria
Straight-lined Plagodis
July 03, 2016 CatWhat Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada July 03, 2016 Details
Cisseps fulvicollis
Yellow-collared Scape Moth
July 03, 2016 digginflowers Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States July 03, 2016 Details
Echinargus isola
Reakirt's Blue
July 02, 2016 wsllltx Dallas County, Texas, United States July 03, 2016 Details
Galgula partita
The Wedgling
July 01, 2016 tom nolan Burlington County, New Jersey, United States July 03, 2016 Details
Pyrisitia lisa
Little Yellow
July 03, 2016 cosmic_cat Harrison County, Texas, United States July 03, 2016 Details
Anaea andria
Goatweed Leafwing
July 03, 2016 cosmic_cat Harrison County, Texas, United States July 03, 2016 Details
Junonia coenia
Common Buckeye
July 03, 2016 cosmic_cat Harrison County, Texas, United States July 03, 2016 Details
Limenitis arthemis astyanax
'Astyanax' Red-spotted Purple
July 03, 2016 cosmic_cat Harrison County, Texas, United States July 03, 2016 Details
Euptoieta claudia
Variegated Fritillary
June 20, 2016 cosmic_cat Gregg County, Texas, United States July 03, 2016 Details
Pyrgus communis
Common Checkered-Skipper
June 18, 2016 cosmic_cat Gregg County, Texas, United States July 03, 2016 Details
Ctenucha virginica
Virginia Ctenucha
July 03, 2016 Cherylee Black Ontario, Canada July 03, 2016 Details
Malacosoma disstria
Forest Tent Caterpillar Moth
July 01, 2016 Dogsledding101 Ontario, Canada July 03, 2016 Details
Chlosyne nycteis
Silvery Checkerspot
July 03, 2016 curtis.lehman Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania, United States July 03, 2016 Details
Phyciodes tharos
Pearl Crescent
July 03, 2016 Bonnie Morrison Howard County, Texas, United States July 03, 2016 Details
Papilio polyxenes
Black Swallowtail
July 03, 2016 stephen stedman Gibson County, Tennessee, United States July 03, 2016 Details
Libytheana carinenta
American Snout
July 03, 2016 Doug Bruce Gibson County, Tennessee, United States July 03, 2016 Details
Pieris rapae
Cabbage White
July 03, 2016 Doug Bruce Gibson County, Tennessee, United States July 03, 2016 Details
Protoboarmia porcelaria
Porcelain Gray
March 21, 2016 Ken Bosso East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana, United States July 04, 2016 Details
Megalographa biloba
Bilobed Looper Moth
April 05, 2016 Ken Bosso East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana, United States July 04, 2016 Details
Strymon melinus
Gray Hairstreak
November 09, 2015 ncrosbyrd Hidalgo County, Texas, United States July 04, 2016 Details
Chlorostrymon simaethis
Silver-banded Hairstreak
November 01, 2015 ncrosbyrd Hidalgo County, Texas, United States July 04, 2016 Details
Pyrisitia proterpia
Tailed Orange
November 09, 2015 ncrosbyrd Hidalgo County, Texas, United States July 04, 2016 Details
Phoebis philea
Orange-barred Sulphur
November 07, 2015 ncrosbyrd Cameron County, Texas, United States July 04, 2016 Details
Phoebis sennae
Cloudless Sulphur
November 07, 2015 ncrosbyrd Cameron County, Texas, United States July 04, 2016 Details
Anaea aidea
Tropical Leafwing
November 02, 2015 ncrosbyrd Hidalgo County, Texas, United States July 04, 2016 Details
Hermeuptychia sosybius
Carolina Satyr
April 06, 2016 cheinsohn Texas, United States July 04, 2016 Details
Hemileuca grotei
Grote's buckmoth
April 04, 2016 whbauer Bexar County, Texas, United States July 04, 2016 Details
Corticivora parva March 28, 2016 Stuart Marcus Texas, Liberty County, United States July 04, 2016 Details
Homorthodes lindseyi April 12, 2016 Stott Noble Jefferson County, Alabama, United States July 04, 2016 Details
Melanchroia chephise
White-tipped Black
April 11, 2016 Martin and Sara Aransas County, Texas, United States July 04, 2016 Details
Catocala ilia
Ilia Underwing
April 15, 2016 MinFink Gregg County, Texas, United States July 04, 2016 Details
Pontia occidentalis
Western White
June 30, 2016 Kristie Nelson Mono County, California, United States July 04, 2016 Details
Polygonia satyrus
Satyr Comma
June 26, 2016 Kristie Nelson Mono County, California, United States July 04, 2016 Details
Phyciodes mylitta
Mylitta Crescent
June 11, 2016 guy_incognito San Bernardino County, California, United States July 04, 2016 Details
Euphydryas editha
Edith's Checkerspot
June 11, 2016 guy_incognito San Bernardino County, California, United States July 04, 2016 Details
Atalopedes campestris
Sachem
October 02, 2014 RichHubie Mendocino County, California, United States July 04, 2016 Details