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
Apantesis phalerata
Harnessed Moth
June 03, 2014 JHCarpenter Marion County, Tennessee, United States August 06, 2015 Details
Coleotechnites florae
Coleotechnites Flower Moth
May 09, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States August 06, 2015 Details
Papilio canadensis
Canadian Tiger Swallowtail
May 23, 2015 Sepp Meier Carroll County, New Hampshire, United States August 06, 2015 Details
Acronicta interrupta
Interrupted Dagger Moth
May 30, 2015 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada August 06, 2015 Details
Plebejus melissa
Melissa Blue (includes Karner Blue)
May 29, 2015 Arabella S Dane Merrimack County, New Hampshire, United States August 06, 2015 Details
Phyciodes cocyta
Northern Crescent
June 06, 2015 Arabella S Dane New Hampshire, United States August 06, 2015 Details
Megisto cymela
Little Wood-Satyr
June 06, 2015 Arabella S Dane New Hampshire, United States August 06, 2015 Details
Hesperia metea
Cobweb Skipper
June 06, 2015 DSMcVicar Carroll County, New Hampshire, United States August 06, 2015 Details
Boloria selene
Silver-bordered Fritillary
June 06, 2015 mmwm Grafton County, New Hampshire, United States August 06, 2015 Details
Xylesthia pruniramiella July 17, 2014 a-o Essex County, Massachusetts, United States August 06, 2015 Details
Epina alleni June 22, 2015 tom murray Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States August 06, 2015 Details
Morrisonia latex
Fluid Arches
June 20, 2015 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States August 06, 2015 Details
Aphomia terrenella
Terrenella Bee Moth
June 20, 2015 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States August 06, 2015 Details
Callosamia angulifera
Tuliptree silkmoth
June 24, 2015 Betsy Higgins Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States August 06, 2015 Details
Argyresthia oreasella
Cherry Shoot Borer
June 25, 2015 dhsmall Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States August 06, 2015 Details
Crambidia uniformis
Uniform Lichen Moth
June 29, 2015 froghavenfarm Hickman County, Tennessee, United States August 06, 2015 Details
Sciota uvinella
Sweetgum Leafroller Moth
June 01, 2015 JHCarpenter Hamilton County, Tennessee, United States August 06, 2015 Details
Drepana arcuata
Arched Hooktip
May 27, 2015 W. Mattson Lake County, Minnesota, United States August 06, 2015 Details
Celastrina neglecta
Summer Azure
July 21, 2015 aarongunnar Dunn County, Wisconsin, United States August 06, 2015 Details
Hemaris thysbe
Hummingbird Clearwing
July 23, 2015 cmuniz Sherburne County, Minnesota, United States August 06, 2015 Details
Heterocampa subrotata
Small Heterocampa
May 10, 2015 KristyBaker Rutherford County, Tennessee, United States August 06, 2015 Details
Habrosyne scripta
Lettered Habrosyne
July 25, 2015 Wren Berkshire County, Massachusetts, United States August 06, 2015 Details
Synchlora aerata
Wavy-Lined Emerald
July 26, 2015 Homegardener3816 Fairfax County, Virginia, United States August 06, 2015 Details
Eudonia strigalis
Striped Eudonia
June 19, 2015 Happyhealy Hart County, Kentucky, United States August 06, 2015 Details
Patalene olyzonaria
Juniper Geometer
July 26, 2015 Cgilbert Gaston County, North Carolina, United States August 06, 2015 Details
Ceratomia catalpae
Catalpa sphinx
July 24, 2015 Nancy Weiss Charlottesville City County, Virginia, United States August 06, 2015 Details
Satyrium calanus
Banded Hairstreak
July 04, 2015 Jack Senzig Juneau County, Wisconsin, United States August 06, 2015 Details
Drepana arcuata
Arched Hooktip
July 27, 2015 stonehollow Wright County, Minnesota, United States August 06, 2015 Details
Symmerista leucitys
Orange-humped Mapleworm
July 25, 2015 a-o Schuyler County, New York, United States August 06, 2015 Details
Macaria promiscuata
Promiscuous Angle
July 22, 2015 Moon Guilford County, North Carolina, United States August 06, 2015 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
July 30, 2015 787 guy Hennepin County, Minnesota, United States August 06, 2015 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
July 30, 2015 787 guy Hennepin County, Minnesota, United States August 06, 2015 Details
Sthenopis thule
Willow Ghost Moth
July 15, 2015 elmottl Washington County, Minnesota, United States August 06, 2015 Details
Coelostathma discopunctana
The Batman Moth
May 12, 2014 JHCarpenter Marion County, Tennessee, United States August 06, 2015 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
July 31, 2015 Kitten Dakota County, Minnesota, United States August 06, 2015 Details
Cupido comyntas
Eastern Tailed-Blue
June 12, 2015 cheins Sibley County, Minnesota, United States August 06, 2015 Details
Hemileuca nevadensis
Nevada buckmoth
June 12, 2015 cheins Sibley County, Minnesota, United States August 06, 2015 Details
Eurema daira
Barred Yellow
August 01, 2015 hgbyrne Pima County, Arizona, United States August 06, 2015 Details
Pyrisitia nise
Mimosa Yellow
May 30, 2015 hgbyrne Pima County, Arizona, United States August 06, 2015 Details
Eurema boisduvaliana
Boisduval's Yellow
August 01, 2015 hgbyrne Pima County, Arizona, United States August 06, 2015 Details
Cercyonis pegala
Common Wood-Nymph
July 31, 2015 Flash715 Iron County, Wisconsin, United States August 06, 2015 Details
Parapoynx badiusalis August 01, 2015 SteveSass Lake County, Indiana, United States August 06, 2015 Details
Palpita magniferalis
Splendid Palpita
July 16, 2015 stephen stedman Smith County, Tennessee, United States August 06, 2015 Details
Limenitis archippus
Viceroy
July 07, 2015 Jack Senzig Juneau County, Wisconsin, United States August 06, 2015 Details
Vanessa atalanta
Red Admiral
July 24, 2015 Jack Senzig Juneau County, Wisconsin, United States August 06, 2015 Details
Nymphalis vaualbum
Compton Tortoiseshell
July 21, 2015 BOGwalker St Louis County, Minnesota, United States August 06, 2015 Details
Pieris rapae
Cabbage White
August 03, 2015 787 guy Hennepin County, Minnesota, United States August 06, 2015 Details
Euchlaena amoenaria
Deep Yellow Euchlaena
July 24, 2015 Rangertsp Davidson County, Tennessee, United States August 06, 2015 Details
Lymantria dispar
Gypsy Moth
August 04, 2015 escianci Piscataquis County, Maine, United States August 06, 2015 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
August 04, 2015 787 guy Hennepin County, Minnesota, United States August 06, 2015 Details
Schinia florida
Primrose Moth
July 12, 2015 stonehollow Beltrami County, Minnesota, United States August 06, 2015 Details
Choristoneura rosaceana
Oblique-banded Leafroller Moth
July 10, 2015 Rangertsp Warren County, Tennessee, United States August 06, 2015 Details
Apantesis phalerata
Harnessed Moth
July 10, 2015 Rangertsp Warren County, Tennessee, United States August 06, 2015 Details
Catocala ultronia
Ultronia Underwing
July 10, 2015 Rangertsp Warren County, Tennessee, United States August 06, 2015 Details
Acronicta ovata
Ovate Dagger Moth
July 10, 2015 Rangertsp Warren County, Tennessee, United States August 06, 2015 Details
Nemoria bistriaria
Red-fringed Emerald
July 10, 2015 Rangertsp Warren County, Tennessee, United States August 06, 2015 Details
Lacosoma chiridota
Scalloped Sack-bearer
July 10, 2015 Rangertsp Warren County, Tennessee, United States August 06, 2015 Details
Apoda biguttata
Shagreened Slug Moth
July 10, 2015 Rangertsp Warren County, Tennessee, United States August 06, 2015 Details
Anisota virginiensis
Pink-striped oakworm moth
July 10, 2015 Rangertsp Warren County, Tennessee, United States August 06, 2015 Details
Euparthenos nubilis
Locust Underwing
July 10, 2015 Rangertsp Warren County, Tennessee, United States August 06, 2015 Details
Eacles imperialis
Imperial moth
August 04, 2015 Kamoo95 Cheatham County, Tennessee, United States August 06, 2015 Details
Nemoria lixaria
Red-bordered Emerald
July 31, 2015 Moon Guilford County, North Carolina, United States August 06, 2015 Details
Macrurocampa marthesia
Mottled Prominent
August 01, 2015 Moon Guilford County, North Carolina, United States August 06, 2015 Details
Limenitis archippus
Viceroy
August 02, 2015 Kzfisherman McHenry County, Illinois, United States August 06, 2015 Details
Anartia jatrophae
White Peacock
December 19, 2013 Forestwalker Lafourche Parish, Louisiana, United States August 06, 2015 Details
Erynnis baptisiae
Wild Indigo Duskywing
August 05, 2015 Cherylee Black Ontario, Canada August 06, 2015 Details
Microcrambus elegans
Elegant Grass-veneer
August 05, 2015 johnmiller Bradley County, Tennessee, United States August 06, 2015 Details
Haploa clymene
Clymene Moth
June 21, 2015 johnmiller Bradley County, Tennessee, United States August 06, 2015 Details
Antheraea oculea
Oculea silkmoth
August 05, 2015 Susan Whitmer Jeff Davis County, Texas, United States August 06, 2015 Details
Gluphisia septentrionis
Common Gluphisia
August 03, 2015 Jarchibold Saratoga County, New York, United States August 06, 2015 Details
Euchaetes egle
Milkweed Tussock Moth or Milkweed Tiger Moth
August 05, 2015 Angelique559 Miami County, Indiana, United States August 06, 2015 Details
Trichodezia albovittata
White-striped Black
August 05, 2015 CatWhat Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada August 06, 2015 Details
Lophocampa maculata
Spotted Tussock Moth or Yellow-Spotted Tiger Moth
August 02, 2015 CatWhat Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada August 06, 2015 Details
Eurrhypara hortulata
Small Magpie
August 04, 2015 CatWhat Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada August 06, 2015 Details
Phosphila turbulenta
Turbulent Phosphila
August 04, 2015 curtis.lehman Fayette County, Pennsylvania, United States August 06, 2015 Details
Ceratomia hageni
Hagen's sphinx
July 16, 2015 stephen stedman Smith County, Tennessee, United States August 06, 2015 Details
Speyeria cybele
Great Spangled Fritillary
August 05, 2015 rjcohrs Hancock County, Indiana, United States August 06, 2015 Details
Papilio polyxenes
Black Swallowtail
August 05, 2015 PJK63 Knox County, Tennessee, United States August 06, 2015 Details
Harrisimemna trisignata
Harris' Three Spot
July 31, 2015 lemonmoth New Castle County, Delaware, United States August 06, 2015 Details
Phalaenophana pyramusalis
Dark-banded Owlet Moth
August 06, 2015 Sheryl Johnson Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, United States August 06, 2015 Details
Hemaris thysbe
Hummingbird Clearwing
August 06, 2015 Hansburyfamily@yahoo.com York (mainland only) County, Maine, United States August 06, 2015 Details
Caria ino
Red-bordered Metalmark
November 10, 2014 ncrosbyrd Hidalgo County, Texas, United States August 06, 2015 Details
Agraulis vanillae
Gulf Fritillary
August 06, 2015 Dwake San Diego County, California, United States August 06, 2015 Details
Phyciodes graphica
Vesta or Graphic Crescent
November 17, 2013 ncrosbyrd Texas, Starr County, United States August 06, 2015 Details
Epargyreus clarus
Silver-spotted Skipper
August 05, 2015 amealer Hamilton County, Tennessee, United States August 06, 2015 Details
Phyciodes tharos
Pearl Crescent
July 25, 2015 amealer Hamilton County, Tennessee, United States August 06, 2015 Details
Doxocopa laure
Silver Emperor
August 05, 2015 Robalero Hidalgo County, Texas, United States August 06, 2015 Details
Phoebis sennae
Cloudless Sulphur
August 05, 2015 Robalero Hidalgo County, Texas, United States August 06, 2015 Details
Tarache augustipennis
Narrow-winged Midget Moth
July 24, 2015 J_Martineau Sheridan County, Wyoming, United States August 06, 2015 Details
Apamea scoparia July 25, 2015 J_Martineau Sheridan County, Wyoming, United States August 06, 2015 Details
Polia propodea July 25, 2015 J_Martineau Sheridan County, Wyoming, United States August 06, 2015 Details
Apamea cogitata
Thoughtful Apamea
July 25, 2015 J_Martineau Sheridan County, Wyoming, United States August 06, 2015 Details
Apamea devastator
Glassy Cutworm
July 25, 2015 J_Martineau Sheridan County, Wyoming, United States August 06, 2015 Details
Xestia oblata July 25, 2015 J_Martineau Sheridan County, Wyoming, United States August 06, 2015 Details
Enypia venata
Variable Girdle Moth
July 25, 2015 J_Martineau Sheridan County, Wyoming, United States August 06, 2015 Details
Xanthorhoe abrasaria July 25, 2015 J_Martineau Sheridan County, Wyoming, United States August 06, 2015 Details
Nemoria darwiniata July 25, 2015 J_Martineau Sheridan County, Wyoming, United States August 06, 2015 Details
Eupithecia cretaceata July 25, 2015 J_Martineau Sheridan County, Wyoming, United States August 06, 2015 Details
Speranza brunneata July 25, 2015 J_Martineau Sheridan County, Wyoming, United States August 06, 2015 Details
Choristostigma plumbosignalis July 25, 2015 J_Martineau Sheridan County, Wyoming, United States August 06, 2015 Details