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
Plebejus icarioides
Boisduval's Blue
July 13, 2015 ncrosbyrd Gunnison County, Colorado, United States April 14, 2016 Details
Poanes taxiles
Taxiles Skipper
July 13, 2015 ncrosbyrd Gunnison County, Colorado, United States April 14, 2016 Details
Acronicta americana
American Dagger Moth
August 13, 2015 Ugander Jefferson County, Colorado, United States April 14, 2016 Details
Papilio polyxenes
Black Swallowtail
August 20, 2015 Tcecotscherer Boulder County, Colorado, United States April 14, 2016 Details
Spargania viridescens March 17, 2016 ezeemonee Ventura County, California, United States April 14, 2016 Details
Xanthorhoe defensaria March 25, 2016 jvhigbee Pierce County, Washington, United States April 14, 2016 Details
Speranza extemporata April 01, 2016 ezeemonee Santa Barbara County, California, United States April 14, 2016 Details
Xanthorhoe ferrugata
Red Twin-spot
May 03, 2015 jim.odonater Clark County, Washington, United States April 14, 2016 Details
Lobophora nivigerata
Powdered Bigwing
April 07, 2016 jim.odonater Clark County, Washington, United States April 14, 2016 Details
Colias eurytheme
Orange Sulphur
February 19, 2016 Jonathan Clark La Salle Parish, Louisiana, United States April 14, 2016 Details
Polites vibex
Whirlabout
April 09, 2016 rob77897@gmail.com Levy County, Florida, United States April 14, 2016 Details
Melanolophia imitata
Western Carpet
April 10, 2016 jvhigbee Pierce County, Washington, United States April 14, 2016 Details
Eupackardia calleta
Calleta silkmoth
April 12, 2016 m.andres8310 Bexar County, Texas, United States April 14, 2016 Details
Polygonia gracilis
Hoary Comma
April 08, 2016 Sue Orlowski Pend Oreille County, Washington, United States April 14, 2016 Details
Nymphalis antiopa
Mourning Cloak
April 08, 2016 Sue Orlowski Pend Oreille County, Washington, United States April 14, 2016 Details
Nymphalis antiopa
Mourning Cloak
April 06, 2016 Sue Orlowski Spokane County, Washington, United States April 14, 2016 Details
Egira perlubens April 08, 2016 Sue Orlowski Spokane County, Washington, United States April 14, 2016 Details
Epinotia nonana September 24, 2015 Jon Rapp Boone County, Missouri, United States April 14, 2016 Details
Cladara limitaria
Mottled Gray Carpet
April 12, 2016 jvhigbee Pierce County, Washington, United States April 14, 2016 Details
Polites vibex
Whirlabout
April 12, 2016 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States April 14, 2016 Details
Polites vibex
Whirlabout
April 12, 2016 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States April 14, 2016 Details
Himella fidelis
Intractable Quaker
April 11, 2016 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States April 14, 2016 Details
Perizoma curvilinea April 12, 2016 Glennie British Columbia, Canada April 14, 2016 Details
Eupithecia absinthiata August 25, 2015 sh11 Ontario, Canada April 14, 2016 Details
Euchloe ausonides
Large Marble
April 12, 2016 PDunwiddie Grant County, Washington, United States April 14, 2016 Details
Papilio zelicaon
Anise Swallowtail
April 12, 2016 PDunwiddie Grant County, Washington, United States April 14, 2016 Details
Hypena scabra
Green Cloverworm Moth
April 13, 2016 strixv Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States April 14, 2016 Details
Nemoria bistriaria
Red-fringed Emerald
April 13, 2016 strixv Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States April 14, 2016 Details
Achatia distincta
Distinct Quaker
April 13, 2016 strixv Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States April 14, 2016 Details
Phoebis philea
Orange-barred Sulphur
April 13, 2016 Deb Peterson Charlotte County, Florida, United States April 14, 2016 Details
Dysstroma citrata
Dark Marbled Carpet
October 17, 2015 jvhigbee Pierce County, Washington, United States April 14, 2016 Details
Antheraea polyphemus
Polyphemus moth
April 07, 2016 cjb_willard Greene County, Missouri, United States April 14, 2016 Details
Danaus eresimus
Soldier
November 01, 2015 ncrosbyrd Hidalgo County, Texas, United States April 14, 2016 Details
Danaus eresimus
Soldier
November 06, 2015 ncrosbyrd Hidalgo County, Texas, United States April 14, 2016 Details
Selenia kentaria
Kent's Geometer
April 11, 2016 JohnBoback Monongalia County, West Virginia, United States April 14, 2016 Details
Grammia virguncula
Little Tiger Moth
June 17, 2014 sh11 Ontario, Canada April 14, 2016 Details
Spilosoma latipennis
Pink-Legged Tiger Moth
June 07, 2014 sh11 Ontario, Canada April 14, 2016 Details
Melanolophia canadaria
Canadian melanolophia
April 13, 2016 K. S. Veitch Laurel County, Kentucky, United States April 14, 2016 Details
Orthonama obstipata
The Gem
April 13, 2016 K. S. Veitch Laurel County, Kentucky, United States April 14, 2016 Details
Elaphria grata
Grateful Midget
April 13, 2016 K. S. Veitch Laurel County, Kentucky, United States April 14, 2016 Details
Chionodes mediofuscella April 13, 2016 K. S. Veitch Laurel County, Kentucky, United States April 14, 2016 Details
Catocala coccinata
Scarlet Underwing
August 22, 2014 sh11 Ontario, Canada April 14, 2016 Details
Phoberia atomaris
Common Oak Moth
April 13, 2016 K. S. Veitch Laurel County, Kentucky, United States April 14, 2016 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
April 14, 2016 ButterBelle Putnam County, Tennessee, United States April 14, 2016 Details
Cupido comyntas
Eastern Tailed-Blue
April 14, 2016 ButterBelle Putnam County, Tennessee, United States April 14, 2016 Details
Pontia sisymbrii
Spring White
April 12, 2016 PDunwiddie Grant County, Washington, United States April 14, 2016 Details
Triphosa haesitata
Tissue Moth
April 14, 2016 jvhigbee Pierce County, Washington, United States April 14, 2016 Details
Lychnosea intermicata April 14, 2016 JeanEvoy De Soto County, Florida, United States April 14, 2016 Details
Ctenucha virginica
Virginia Ctenucha
April 12, 2016 M Olivier Ontario, Canada April 14, 2016 Details
Tetanolita mynesalis
Smoky Tetanolita Moth
August 10, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States April 14, 2016 Details
Lascoria ambigualis
Ambiguous Moth
August 10, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States April 14, 2016 Details
Lesmone detrahens
Detracted Owlet
August 10, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States April 14, 2016 Details
Probole amicaria August 10, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States April 14, 2016 Details
Anageshna primordialis August 11, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States April 14, 2016 Details
Eupithecia palpata
Small Pine Looper Moth
August 11, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States April 14, 2016 Details
Feltia subterranea
Subterranean Dart Moth
August 11, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States April 14, 2016 Details
Autographa precationis
The Common Looper Moth
September 19, 2011 jmorth Sangamon County, Illinois, United States April 14, 2016 Details
Haematopis grataria
Chickweed Geometer
August 19, 2012 jmorth Christian County, Illinois, United States April 14, 2016 Details
Hemaris thysbe
Hummingbird Clearwing
August 19, 2012 jmorth Christian County, Illinois, United States April 14, 2016 Details
Glena grisearia April 13, 2016 rebeccafm Los Angeles County, California, United States April 15, 2016 Details
Alypia octomaculata
Eight-spotted Forester
April 14, 2016 amealer Hamilton County, Tennessee, United States April 15, 2016 Details
Megisto cymela
Little Wood-Satyr
May 19, 2014 jmorth Texas, Navarro County, United States April 15, 2016 Details
Lascoria ambigualis
Ambiguous Moth
April 14, 2016 K. S. Veitch Laurel County, Kentucky, United States April 15, 2016 Details
Epimecis hortaria
Tulip-Tree Beauty
April 15, 2016 K. S. Veitch Laurel County, Kentucky, United States April 15, 2016 Details
Ectropis crepuscularia
The Small Engrailed
April 15, 2016 K. S. Veitch Laurel County, Kentucky, United States April 15, 2016 Details
Costaconvexa centrostrigaria
The Bent-line Carpet
April 14, 2016 K. S. Veitch Laurel County, Kentucky, United States April 15, 2016 Details
Hyperaeschra georgica
Georgian Prominent
April 14, 2016 thurteen Laurens County, South Carolina, United States April 15, 2016 Details
Nadata gibbosa
White-dotted Prominent
April 08, 2016 thurteen Laurens County, South Carolina, United States April 15, 2016 Details
Nemoria lixaria
Red-bordered Emerald
October 12, 2015 thurteen Laurens County, South Carolina, United States April 15, 2016 Details
Choephora fungorum
Bent-Line Dart
October 12, 2015 thurteen Laurens County, South Carolina, United States April 15, 2016 Details
Phyciodes tharos
Pearl Crescent
April 15, 2016 ButterBelle Putnam County, Tennessee, United States April 15, 2016 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
April 15, 2016 ButterBelle Putnam County, Tennessee, United States April 15, 2016 Details
Nymphalis antiopa
Mourning Cloak
April 14, 2016 DWilde Waldo County, Maine, United States April 15, 2016 Details
Euptoieta claudia
Variegated Fritillary
September 11, 2012 jmorth Sangamon County, Illinois, United States April 15, 2016 Details
Vanessa cardui
Painted Lady
September 18, 2014 jmorth Sangamon County, Illinois, United States April 15, 2016 Details
Polygonia comma
Eastern Comma
April 02, 2016 ncrosbyrd Rockdale County, Georgia, United States April 16, 2016 Details
Cupido comyntas
Eastern Tailed-Blue
April 01, 2016 ncrosbyrd Rockdale County, Georgia, United States April 16, 2016 Details
Cyllopsis gemma
Gemmed Satyr
April 01, 2016 ncrosbyrd Rockdale County, Georgia, United States April 16, 2016 Details
Battus philenor
Pipevine Swallowtail
April 02, 2016 ncrosbyrd Rockdale County, Georgia, United States April 16, 2016 Details
Callophrys gryneus
Juniper Hairstreak
April 02, 2016 ncrosbyrd Rockdale County, Georgia, United States April 16, 2016 Details
Calycopis cecrops
Red-banded Hairstreak
April 02, 2016 ncrosbyrd Rockdale County, Georgia, United States April 16, 2016 Details
Phosphila miselioides
Spotted Phosphila
April 04, 2016 Doug Bruce Anderson County, Tennessee, United States April 16, 2016 Details
Hyalophora columbia
Columbia silkmoth
April 08, 2016 John Wilson Las Animas County, Colorado, United States April 16, 2016 Details
Callophrys sheridanii
Sheridan's Green Hairstreak
April 11, 2016 Sue Orlowski Lincoln County, Washington, United States April 16, 2016 Details
Lithophane petulca
Wanton Pinion
April 14, 2016 jvhigbee Pierce County, Washington, United States April 16, 2016 Details
Erynnis juvenalis
Juvenal's Duskywing
April 14, 2016 gunhilda Payne County, Oklahoma, United States April 16, 2016 Details
Prionoxystus macmurtrei
Little Carpenterworm Moth
April 14, 2016 Doug Bruce Anderson County, Tennessee, United States April 16, 2016 Details
Marathyssa basalis
Light Marathyssa
April 14, 2016 Doug Bruce Anderson County, Tennessee, United States April 16, 2016 Details
Baileya ophthalmica
Eyed Baileya
April 14, 2016 Doug Bruce Anderson County, Tennessee, United States April 16, 2016 Details
Achatia distincta
Distinct Quaker
April 15, 2016 lfelliott Boone County, Missouri, United States April 16, 2016 Details
Digrammia continuata
Curve-lined Angle
April 15, 2016 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States April 16, 2016 Details
Mythimna unipuncta
Armyworm Moth
April 15, 2016 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States April 16, 2016 Details
Haploa clymene
Clymene Moth
April 15, 2016 treichard Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States April 16, 2016 Details
Catastega aceriella
Maple Trumpet Skeletonizer Moth
May 06, 2015 Jon Rapp Boone County, Missouri, United States April 16, 2016 Details
Lomographa vestaliata
White Spring Moth
April 16, 2016 K. S. Veitch Laurel County, Kentucky, United States April 16, 2016 Details
Agonopterix argillacea April 16, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada April 16, 2016 Details
Actias luna
Luna moth
April 15, 2016 datilson Rockbridge County, Virginia, United States April 16, 2016 Details
Ceratomia catalpae
Catalpa sphinx
April 15, 2016 CA Ivy Sequoyah County, Oklahoma, United States April 16, 2016 Details
Dryocampa rubicunda
Rosy maple moth
April 16, 2016 Opspoint Sevier County, Tennessee, United States April 16, 2016 Details
Pholisora catullus
Common Sootywing
April 15, 2016 CA Ivy Sequoyah County, Oklahoma, United States April 16, 2016 Details