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
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
Acronicta interrupta
Interrupted Dagger Moth
August 21, 2015 Kitty329 Day County, South Dakota, United States February 03, 2017 Details
Pyrisitia lisa
Little Yellow
January 23, 2017 Jonathan Clark St Bernard Parish, Louisiana, United States February 03, 2017 Details
Junonia coenia
Common Buckeye
January 23, 2017 Jonathan Clark St Bernard Parish, Louisiana, United States February 03, 2017 Details
Leptotes cassius
Cassius Blue
November 05, 2016 Waystation1067 Fort Bend County, Texas, United States February 03, 2017 Details
Catasticta nimbice
Mexican Dartwhite
August 20, 2007 Geni Certain Michoacan de Ocampo, Mexico February 03, 2017 Details
Sunira bicolorago
Bicolored Sallow
October 29, 2016 sh11 Ontario, Canada February 03, 2017 Details
Ctenoplusia oxygramma
Sharp-stigma Looper Moth
September 19, 2016 sh11 Ontario, Canada February 03, 2017 Details
Agrotis ipsilon
Ipsilon Dart
August 06, 2016 sh11 Ontario, Canada February 03, 2017 Details
Rhyacionia busckana
Red Pine Tip Moth
January 31, 2017 Stott Noble Jefferson County, Alabama, United States February 03, 2017 Details
Grammia virguncula
Little Tiger Moth
June 11, 2016 sh11 Ontario, Canada February 03, 2017 Details
Siproeta stelenes
Malachite
February 02, 2017 tombo Jalisco, Mexico February 03, 2017 Details
Catocala unijuga
Once-married Underwing
September 07, 2016 sh11 Ontario, Canada February 03, 2017 Details
Catocala amica, lineella August 29, 2016 sh11 Ontario, Canada February 03, 2017 Details
Eusarca confusaria
Confused Eusarca
June 27, 2016 sh11 Ontario, Canada February 03, 2017 Details
Trichodezia albovittata
White-striped Black
August 10, 2016 sh11 Ontario, Canada February 03, 2017 Details
Heliconius charithonia
Zebra Heliconian
January 16, 2017 SCohen Broward County, Florida, United States February 03, 2017 Details
Pontia protodice
Checkered White
April 30, 2016 redfishin Nassau County, Florida, United States February 03, 2017 Details
Fissicrambus mutabilis
Changeable Grass-veneer
August 14, 2016 Sue Gregoire Schuyler County, New York, United States February 04, 2017 Details
Aglossa cuprina
Grease Moth
August 02, 2016 Sue Gregoire Schuyler County, New York, United States February 04, 2017 Details
Salebriaria engeli July 12, 2016 Sue Gregoire Schuyler County, New York, United States February 04, 2017 Details
Dioryctria disclusa July 04, 2016 Sue Gregoire Schuyler County, New York, United States February 04, 2017 Details
Xestia normaniana
Norman's Dart
August 26, 2016 Mark Wheeler Washington County, Minnesota, United States February 05, 2017 Details
Oligia modica
Black-banded Brocade
August 25, 2016 Mark Wheeler Washington County, Minnesota, United States February 05, 2017 Details
Emmelina monodactyla
Morning-glory Plume Moth
August 25, 2016 Mark Wheeler Washington County, Minnesota, United States February 05, 2017 Details
Spodoptera frugiperda
Fall Armyworm Moth
September 03, 2016 Mark Wheeler Washington County, Minnesota, United States February 05, 2017 Details
Pyrausta signatalis September 07, 2016 Mark Wheeler Washington County, Minnesota, United States February 05, 2017 Details
Elophila gyralis September 07, 2016 Mark Wheeler Washington County, Minnesota, United States February 05, 2017 Details
Eulithis diversilineata
Lesser Grapevine Looper Moth
September 07, 2016 Mark Wheeler Washington County, Minnesota, United States February 05, 2017 Details
Abagrotis alternata
Greater Red Dart
September 07, 2016 Mark Wheeler Washington County, Minnesota, United States February 05, 2017 Details
Alsophila pometaria
Fall Cankerworm Moth
September 08, 2016 Mark Wheeler Washington County, Minnesota, United States February 05, 2017 Details
Proteoteras aesculana September 08, 2016 Mark Wheeler Washington County, Minnesota, United States February 05, 2017 Details
Eupithecia miserulata July 20, 2016 Mark Wheeler Washington County, Minnesota, United States February 05, 2017 Details
Pyrrharctia isabella
Isabella Tiger Moth or Banded Woolybear
September 14, 2013 sh11 Ontario, Canada February 05, 2017 Details