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
Acronicta ovata
Ovate Dagger Moth
May 24, 2014 JHCarpenter Dorchester County, South Carolina, United States January 05, 2015 Details
Acronicta increta
Raspberry Bud Dagger Moth
May 24, 2014 JHCarpenter Dorchester County, South Carolina, United States January 05, 2015 Details
Tallula watsoni
Watson's Tallula Moth
May 24, 2014 JHCarpenter Dorchester County, South Carolina, United States January 05, 2015 Details
Ceratomia amyntor
Elm sphinx
August 07, 2014 trkusiowski Mahoning County, Ohio, United States January 05, 2015 Details
Idaea tacturata
Dot-lined Wave
May 24, 2014 JHCarpenter Dorchester County, South Carolina, United States January 05, 2015 Details
Argyria critica
Straight-lined Argyria
May 24, 2014 JHCarpenter Dorchester County, South Carolina, United States January 05, 2015 Details
Xerociris wilsonii
Wilson's Wood-nymph
August 17, 2014 carlsbadcaverns Eddy County, New Mexico, United States January 05, 2015 Details
Sciota virgatella July 27, 2014 CathK Albany County, New York, United States January 05, 2015 Details
Satyrium californica
California Hairstreak
July 02, 2008 Sue Anderson Siskiyou County, California, United States January 05, 2015 Details
Sympistis pallidior July 19, 2014 coreyk Clark County, Nevada, United States January 05, 2015 Details
Speranza colata July 18, 2014 coreyk Clark County, Nevada, United States January 05, 2015 Details
Digrammia pictipennata July 19, 2014 coreyk Clark County, Nevada, United States January 05, 2015 Details
Catocala grynea
Woody Underwing
September 11, 2014 Jeremy Martin Allegany County, New York, United States January 05, 2015 Details
Antheraea polyphemus
Polyphemus moth
January 04, 2015 WildBoy Broward County, Florida, United States January 05, 2015 Details
Dichomeris flavocostella
Cream-bordered Dichomeris Moth
July 05, 2014 lisagorn Otsego County, New York, United States January 05, 2015 Details
Elophila icciusalis
Pondside Pyralid
September 01, 2013 tjrickert Lawrence County, Pennsylvania, United States January 05, 2015 Details
Eucosma similiana August 31, 2014 lisagorn Otsego County, New York, United States January 05, 2015 Details
Agriphila ruricolellus August 11, 2013 tjrickert Tucker County, West Virginia, United States January 05, 2015 Details
Agriphila vulgivagella August 29, 2013 tjrickert Armstrong County, Pennsylvania, United States January 05, 2015 Details
Eurrhypara hortulata
Small Magpie
June 15, 2014 lisagorn Otsego County, New York, United States January 05, 2015 Details
Chrysoteuchia topiaria June 30, 2013 tjrickert Armstrong County, Pennsylvania, United States January 05, 2015 Details
Crambus agitatellus July 13, 2013 tjrickert Armstrong County, Pennsylvania, United States January 05, 2015 Details
Crambus leachellus September 05, 2013 tjrickert Erie County, Pennsylvania, United States January 05, 2015 Details
Crambus laqueatellus
Eastern Grass-veneer
May 19, 2013 tjrickert Armstrong County, Pennsylvania, United States January 05, 2015 Details
Microcrambus elegans
Elegant Grass-veneer
July 13, 2013 tjrickert Butler County, Pennsylvania, United States January 05, 2015 Details
Anania funebris
White Spotted Sable Moth
June 15, 2013 tjrickert Crawford County, Pennsylvania, United States January 05, 2015 Details
Anania funebris
White Spotted Sable Moth
August 10, 2013 tjrickert Tucker County, West Virginia, United States January 05, 2015 Details
Blepharomastix ranalis June 30, 2013 tjrickert Armstrong County, Pennsylvania, United States January 05, 2015 Details
Conchylodes ovulalis August 12, 2013 tjrickert Barbour County, West Virginia, United States January 05, 2015 Details
Herpetogramma thestealis August 24, 2013 tjrickert Armstrong County, Pennsylvania, United States January 05, 2015 Details
Nomophila nearctica
Lucerne Moth
August 11, 2013 tjrickert Tucker County, West Virginia, United States January 05, 2015 Details
Pyrausta orphisalis
Orange Mint Moth
May 04, 2013 tjrickert Armstrong County, Pennsylvania, United States January 05, 2015 Details
Eutrapela clemataria
Curved-Toothed Geometer
January 04, 2015 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States January 05, 2015 Details
Cosmosoma myrodora
Scarlet-Bodied Wasp Moth
January 04, 2015 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States January 05, 2015 Details
Alsophila pometaria
Fall Cankerworm Moth
November 24, 2014 lisagorn Otsego County, New York, United States January 05, 2015 Details
Euchlaena muzaria June 29, 2014 lisagorn Otsego County, New York, United States January 05, 2015 Details
Euchlaena tigrinaria
Mottled Euchlaena
June 15, 2014 lisagorn Otsego County, New York, United States January 05, 2015 Details
Cepphis armataria
Scallop Moth
July 14, 2014 lisagorn Otsego County, New York, United States January 05, 2015 Details
Lambdina fiscellaria
Hemlock Looper
September 06, 2014 lisagorn Otsego County, New York, United States January 05, 2015 Details
Digrammia subminiata July 26, 2014 jim.odonater Inyo County, California, United States January 05, 2015 Details
Tolype velleda
Large Tolype Moth
October 07, 2013 strixv Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States January 05, 2015 Details
Aethes sp. May 10, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States January 06, 2015 Details
Argyresthia oreasella
Cherry Shoot Borer
July 20, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States January 06, 2015 Details
Halysidota harrisii
Sycamore Tussock Moth
August 06, 2014 missxtal Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States January 06, 2015 Details
Melanolophia signataria
Signate Melanolophia
July 26, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States January 06, 2015 Details
Platynota semiustana August 03, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States January 06, 2015 Details
Phaeoura quernaria
Oak Beauty
May 26, 2014 Ilona L. Dane County, Wisconsin, United States January 06, 2015 Details
Phaeoura quernaria
Oak Beauty
June 20, 2014 Ilona L. Dane County, Wisconsin, United States January 06, 2015 Details
Cyclophora pendulinaria
Sweetfern Geometer
August 30, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States January 06, 2015 Details
Udea rubigalis
Celery Leaftier Moth
September 06, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States January 06, 2015 Details
Scoparia basalis August 20, 2014 strixv Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States January 06, 2015 Details
Renia discoloralis
Discolored Renia Moth
August 28, 2012 strixv Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States January 06, 2015 Details
Renia discoloralis
Discolored Renia Moth
August 28, 2012 strixv Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States January 06, 2015 Details
Olethreutes versicolorana July 27, 2014 CathK Albany County, New York, United States January 06, 2015 Details
Nepytia canosaria
False Hemlock Looper Moth
September 25, 2014 lisagorn Otsego County, New York, United States January 06, 2015 Details
Sicya macularia
Sharp-lined Yellow
July 01, 2014 lisagorn Otsego County, New York, United States January 06, 2015 Details
Idaea dimidiata
Single-dotted Wave
July 25, 2014 lisagorn Otsego County, New York, United States January 06, 2015 Details
Ecliptopera silaceata
Small Phoenix
August 17, 2014 lisagorn Otsego County, New York, United States January 06, 2015 Details
Euphyia intermediata
Sharp-angled Carpet
June 15, 2014 lisagorn Otsego County, New York, United States January 06, 2015 Details
Hypoprepia fucosa
Painted Lichen Moth
August 04, 2014 lisagorn Otsego County, New York, United States January 06, 2015 Details
Pyrrharctia isabella
Isabella Tiger Moth or Banded Woolybear
July 05, 2014 lisagorn Otsego County, New York, United States January 06, 2015 Details
Idia aemula
Common Idia Moth
August 06, 2014 lisagorn Otsego County, New York, United States January 06, 2015 Details
Phalaenophana pyramusalis
Dark-banded Owlet Moth
June 10, 2014 lisagorn Otsego County, New York, United States January 06, 2015 Details
Parallelia bistriaris
Maple Looper Moth
July 24, 2014 lisagorn Otsego County, New York, United States January 06, 2015 Details
Catocala crataegi
Hawthorn Underwing
July 15, 2014 lisagorn Otsego County, New York, United States January 06, 2015 Details
Simyra insularis
Henry's Marsh Moth
August 17, 2014 lisagorn Otsego County, New York, United States January 06, 2015 Details
Apamea indocilis
Ignorant Apamea
June 15, 2014 lisagorn Otsego County, New York, United States January 06, 2015 Details
Apamea dubitans August 21, 2014 lisagorn Otsego County, New York, United States January 06, 2015 Details
Lithophane petulca
Wanton Pinion
September 25, 2014 lisagorn Otsego County, New York, United States January 06, 2015 Details
Sunira bicolorago
Bicolored Sallow
October 17, 2014 lisagorn Otsego County, New York, United States January 06, 2015 Details
Morrisonia confusa
Confused Woodgrain
June 09, 2014 lisagorn Otsego County, New York, United States January 06, 2015 Details
Colobura dirce
Dirce Beauty
December 29, 2014 J_Martineau Puntarenas, Costa Rica January 06, 2015 Details
Agonopterix atrodorsella May 07, 2014 Sue Gregoire Schuyler County, New York, United States January 06, 2015 Details
Bondia crescentella May 26, 2014 Sue Gregoire Schuyler County, New York, United States January 06, 2015 Details
Aphomia terrenella
Terrenella Bee Moth
July 22, 2014 Leslie Warren Mahoning County, Ohio, United States January 06, 2015 Details
Udea rubigalis
Celery Leaftier Moth
September 25, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States January 06, 2015 Details
Monopis pavlovskii September 25, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States January 06, 2015 Details
Mythimna unipuncta
Armyworm Moth
September 25, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States January 06, 2015 Details
Eupithecia miserulata September 25, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States January 06, 2015 Details
Xestia smithii
Smith's Dart
September 25, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States January 06, 2015 Details
Zanclognatha marcidilinea
Yellowish Zanclognatha
September 25, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States January 06, 2015 Details
Palthis asopialis
Faint-spotted Palthis Moth
September 25, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States January 06, 2015 Details
Phlogophora periculosa
Brown Angle Shades
September 25, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States January 06, 2015 Details
Glenoides texanaria
Texas Gray
September 25, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States January 06, 2015 Details
Prochoerodes lineola
Large Maple Spanworm Moth
September 25, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States January 06, 2015 Details
Chrysodeixis includens
Soybean Looper Moth
September 25, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States January 06, 2015 Details
Idia americalis
American Idia Moth
September 25, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States January 06, 2015 Details
Tetanolita mynesalis
Smoky Tetanolita Moth
September 25, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States January 06, 2015 Details
Melanolophia canadaria
Canadian melanolophia
September 26, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States January 06, 2015 Details
Orgyia definita
Definite Tussock Moth
September 26, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States January 06, 2015 Details
Xestia smithii
Smith's Dart
September 26, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States January 06, 2015 Details
Eulogia ochrifrontella September 26, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States January 06, 2015 Details
Aethes sp. September 26, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States January 06, 2015 Details
Catocala innubens
The Betrothed
July 25, 1993 Jim Eckert Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States January 06, 2015 Details
Orthodes majuscula
Rustic Quaker
May 31, 2014 Ilona L. Dane County, Wisconsin, United States January 06, 2015 Details
Elophila gyralis June 27, 2014 Ilona L. Dane County, Wisconsin, United States January 06, 2015 Details
Pleuroprucha insulsaria
Common Tan Wave
October 03, 2009 Jim Eckert Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States January 06, 2015 Details
Catocala habilis
Habilis Underwing
September 06, 1992 Jim Eckert Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States January 06, 2015 Details
Niphonyx segregata August 02, 2014 grayhairstreak New Castle County, Delaware, United States January 07, 2015 Details
Taygete gallaegenitella May 24, 2014 JHCarpenter Dorchester County, South Carolina, United States January 07, 2015 Details