Recently Verified Sightings

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Species Observation Date Submitter Location Verified Datesort icon
Cyclophora nanaria June 29, 2015 TeddyKuma Texas, Lampasas County, United States December 29, 2016 Details
Iridopsis defectaria
Brown-shaded Gray
April 07, 2015 David Trently Bandera County, Texas, United States December 29, 2016 Details
Lobocleta peralbata May 05, 2009 hlivings Texas, Llano County, United States December 29, 2016 Details
Hylephila phyleus
Fiery Skipper
May 05, 2016 pumblebumble Bexar County, Texas, United States December 29, 2016 Details
Ancyloxypha numitor
Least Skipper
May 15, 2016 hiker96 Leavenworth County, Kansas, United States December 29, 2016 Details
Electrostrymon sangala
Ruddy Hairstreak
May 29, 2016 rzurovec Hidalgo County, Texas, United States December 29, 2016 Details
Cyanophrys miserabilis
Clench's Greenstreak
May 29, 2016 rzurovec Hidalgo County, Texas, United States December 29, 2016 Details
Spodoptera ornithogalli
Yellow-striped Armyworm Moth
June 04, 2016 Nicole Trojanowski Galveston County, Texas, United States December 29, 2016 Details
Bulia deducta / similaris May 24, 2016 Margaret and I 1996 Texas, United States, Webb County December 29, 2016 Details
Spodoptera ornithogalli
Yellow-striped Armyworm Moth
June 20, 2016 Mehinrichs Garfield County, Oklahoma, United States December 29, 2016 Details
Datana angusii
Angus's Datana
June 28, 2016 yhtx Fort Bend County, Texas, United States December 29, 2016 Details
Achyra rantalis August 14, 2016 ssmith83 Texas, Moore County, United States December 29, 2016 Details
Datana contracta
Contracted Datana
August 16, 2016 Melderon Riley County, Kansas, United States December 29, 2016 Details
Proteides mercurius
Mercurial Skipper
September 03, 2016 ertpigg@swbell.net Texas, United States, Williamson County December 29, 2016 Details
Sunira verberata
Battered Sallow Moth
September 21, 2016 reDfoX33 Anchorage Borough, Alaska, United States December 29, 2016 Details
Macaria aemulataria
Common Angle
September 04, 2016 cosmic_cat Bossier Parish, Louisiana, United States December 29, 2016 Details
Heterocampa obliqua
Oblique Heterocampa
August 21, 2016 cosmic_cat Texas, Marion County, United States December 29, 2016 Details
Udea rubigalis
Celery Leaftier Moth
September 27, 2016 treichard Harris County, Texas, United States December 29, 2016 Details
Hylephila phyleus
Fiery Skipper
October 07, 2016 cosmic_cat Gregg County, Texas, United States December 29, 2016 Details
Hypena vetustalis December 27, 2016 JeanEvoy De Soto County, Florida, United States December 29, 2016 Details
Chlosyne californica
California Patch
March 17, 2016 JoseBonner San Diego County, California, United States December 29, 2016 Details
Euphydryas chalcedona
Chalcedon Checkerspot
March 17, 2016 JoseBonner San Diego County, California, United States December 29, 2016 Details
Atlides halesus
Great Purple Hairstreak
March 17, 2016 JoseBonner San Diego County, California, United States December 29, 2016 Details
Dymasia dymas
Tiny Checkerspot
March 17, 2016 JoseBonner San Diego County, California, United States December 29, 2016 Details
Dymasia dymas
Tiny Checkerspot
March 17, 2016 JoseBonner San Diego County, California, United States December 29, 2016 Details
Anthocharis sara
Pacific Orangetip
March 17, 2016 JoseBonner San Diego County, California, United States December 29, 2016 Details
Acrolophus morus October 06, 2016 tjrickert Armstrong County, Pennsylvania, United States December 29, 2016 Details
Cisseps fulvicollis
Yellow-collared Scape Moth
October 07, 2016 tjrickert Armstrong County, Pennsylvania, United States December 29, 2016 Details
Crambidia pallida
Pale Lichen Moth
August 07, 2016 tjrickert Armstrong County, Pennsylvania, United States December 29, 2016 Details
Oegoconia novimundi
Four-spotted Yellowneck
August 04, 2016 tjrickert Armstrong County, Pennsylvania, United States December 29, 2016 Details
Parapoynx allionealis
Watermilfoil Leafcutter Moth
August 26, 2016 tjrickert Erie County, Pennsylvania, United States December 29, 2016 Details
Crambus agitatellus August 15, 2016 tjrickert Lawrence County, Pennsylvania, United States December 29, 2016 Details
Fissicrambus mutabilis
Changeable Grass-veneer
August 06, 2016 tjrickert Armstrong County, Pennsylvania, United States December 29, 2016 Details
Urola nivalis August 20, 2016 tjrickert Armstrong County, Pennsylvania, United States December 29, 2016 Details
Xylophanes tersa
Tersa Sphinx
December 29, 2016 Lndnfritz Texas, Kleberg County, United States December 29, 2016 Details
Papilio cresphontes
Giant Swallowtail
May 08, 2016 stomlins701 Leon County, Florida, United States December 29, 2016 Details
Agraulis vanillae
Gulf Fritillary
October 04, 2016 stomlins701 Leon County, Florida, United States December 29, 2016 Details
Heliconius charithonia
Zebra Heliconian
October 13, 2016 stomlins701 Leon County, Florida, United States December 29, 2016 Details
Heliconius charithonia
Zebra Heliconian
November 28, 2016 stomlins701 Leon County, Florida, United States December 29, 2016 Details
Urbanus proteus
Long-tailed Skipper
November 28, 2016 stomlins701 Leon County, Florida, United States December 29, 2016 Details
Olethreutes lacunana
Lacuna Moth
September 20, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States December 30, 2016 Details
Clemensia albata
Little White Lichen Moth
May 28, 2015 mothman27 Whitley County, Indiana, United States December 30, 2016 Details
Protoboarmia porcelaria
Porcelain Gray
May 28, 2015 mothman27 Whitley County, Indiana, United States December 30, 2016 Details
Hypagyrtis unipunctata
One-Spotted Variant
May 28, 2015 mothman27 Whitley County, Indiana, United States December 30, 2016 Details
Hypagyrtis unipunctata
One-Spotted Variant
May 28, 2015 mothman27 Whitley County, Indiana, United States December 30, 2016 Details
Hypagyrtis unipunctata
One-Spotted Variant
May 30, 2015 mothman27 Whitley County, Indiana, United States December 30, 2016 Details
Synchlora aerata
Wavy-Lined Emerald
May 29, 2015 mothman27 Whitley County, Indiana, United States December 30, 2016 Details
Zanclognatha pedipilalis
Grayish Zanclognatha Moth
May 29, 2015 mothman27 Whitley County, Indiana, United States December 30, 2016 Details
Galgula partita
The Wedgling
May 28, 2015 mothman27 Whitley County, Indiana, United States December 30, 2016 Details
Cosmopterix damnosa July 23, 2016 Stuart Marcus Texas, Liberty County, United States December 30, 2016 Details
Keiferia lycopersicella September 23, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States December 30, 2016 Details
Frumenta nundinella
Frumenta nundinella
September 22, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States December 30, 2016 Details
Ceratomia catalpae
Catalpa sphinx
September 22, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States December 30, 2016 Details
Coelostathma discopunctana
The Batman Moth
September 22, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States December 30, 2016 Details
Machimia tentoriferella
Gold-striped Leaftier Moth
September 21, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States December 30, 2016 Details
Scoparia biplagialis September 21, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States December 30, 2016 Details
Helcystogramma hystricella September 19, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States December 30, 2016 Details
Microcrambus elegans
Elegant Grass-veneer
September 18, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States December 30, 2016 Details
Heliothis subflexa
Subflexus Straw
September 15, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States December 30, 2016 Details
Haematopis grataria
Chickweed Geometer
September 14, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States December 30, 2016 Details
Gypsonoma haimbachiana
Cottonwood Twig Borer Moth
September 14, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States December 30, 2016 Details
Lacinipolia laudabilis
Laudable Arches
September 12, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States December 30, 2016 Details
Euchaetes egle
Milkweed Tussock Moth or Milkweed Tiger Moth
July 31, 2016 Vince Moxon Du Page County, Illinois, United States December 30, 2016 Details
Autographa precationis
The Common Looper Moth
August 11, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States December 30, 2016 Details
Digrammia ocellinata
Faint-spotted Angle
August 11, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States December 30, 2016 Details
Paralobesia liriodendrana
Tulip-tree Leaftier Moth
August 11, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States December 30, 2016 Details
Caloptilia rhoifoliella
Sumac Leafblotch Miner
August 09, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States December 30, 2016 Details
Tetanolita floridana
Florida Tetanolita Moth
August 08, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States December 30, 2016 Details
Phaneta parmatana August 06, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States December 30, 2016 Details
Aterpia approximana
Sparkling Aterpia Moth
August 03, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States December 30, 2016 Details
Argyrotaenia pinatubana
Pine Tube Moth
July 27, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States December 30, 2016 Details
Arta statalis July 27, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States December 30, 2016 Details
Acrolophus plumifrontella July 27, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States December 30, 2016 Details
Oenobotys vinotinctalis
Wine-tinted Oenobotys
December 27, 2016 JeanEvoy De Soto County, Florida, United States December 30, 2016 Details
Pococera expandens
Double-humped Pococera Moth
August 05, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States December 30, 2016 Details
Spargaloma sexpunctata
Six-spotted Gray Moth
August 05, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States December 30, 2016 Details
Blepharomastix ranalis July 10, 2016 tjrickert Armstrong County, Pennsylvania, United States December 30, 2016 Details
Elophila obliteralis
Waterlily Leafcutter Moth
September 23, 2016 tjrickert Armstrong County, Pennsylvania, United States December 30, 2016 Details
Nomophila nearctica
Lucerne Moth
August 26, 2016 tjrickert Erie County, Pennsylvania, United States December 30, 2016 Details
Fumibotys fumalis August 06, 2016 tjrickert Armstrong County, Pennsylvania, United States December 30, 2016 Details
Agonopterix thelmae September 30, 2016 tjrickert Armstrong County, Pennsylvania, United States December 30, 2016 Details
Agonopterix lythrella August 20, 2016 tjrickert Armstrong County, Pennsylvania, United States December 30, 2016 Details
Agonopterix pulvipennella October 07, 2016 tjrickert Armstrong County, Pennsylvania, United States December 30, 2016 Details
Agonopterix pulvipennella July 29, 2016 tjrickert Armstrong County, Pennsylvania, United States December 30, 2016 Details
Herpetogramma thestealis August 05, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States December 30, 2016 Details
Dichomeris kimballi August 05, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States December 30, 2016 Details
Agapema anona
Mexican agapema
December 28, 2016 B Gentry Texas, Maverick County, United States December 30, 2016 Details
Evergestis rimosalis December 11, 2016 hlivings Texas, Llano County, United States December 30, 2016 Details
Euphyes vestris
Dun Skipper
July 16, 2016 wayne13114 Oswego County, New York, United States December 30, 2016 Details
Poanes hobomok
Hobomok Skipper
June 07, 2016 wayne13114 Oswego County, New York, United States December 30, 2016 Details
Carterocephalus palaemon
Arctic Skipper
June 19, 2016 wayne13114 Oswego County, New York, United States December 30, 2016 Details
Poanes viator
Broad-winged Skipper
July 17, 2016 wayne13114 Oswego County, New York, United States December 30, 2016 Details
Wallengrenia egeremet
Northern Broken-Dash
July 17, 2016 wayne13114 Oswego County, New York, United States December 30, 2016 Details
Satyrium caryaevorus
Hickory Hairstreak
August 21, 2016 wayne13114 Oswego County, New York, United States December 30, 2016 Details
Papilio troilus
Spicebush Swallowtail
August 17, 2016 wayne13114 Oswego County, New York, United States December 30, 2016 Details
Pieris virginiensis
West Virginia White
April 30, 2016 wayne13114 Oswego County, New York, United States December 30, 2016 Details
Celastrina ladon
Spring Azure
May 07, 2016 wayne13114 Oswego County, New York, United States December 30, 2016 Details
Glaucopsyche lygdamus
Silvery Blue
June 16, 2016 wayne13114 Oswego County, New York, United States December 30, 2016 Details
Euptoieta claudia
Variegated Fritillary
August 20, 2016 wayne13114 Oswego County, New York, United States December 30, 2016 Details
Polygonia progne
Gray Comma
August 28, 2016 wayne13114 Oswego County, New York, United States December 30, 2016 Details