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
Orgyia leucostigma
White-marked Tussock Moth
May 25, 2015 mrchambo Baldwin County, Alabama, United States November 12, 2016 Details
Polygonia interrogationis
Question Mark
April 15, 2016 Ashlea.Jimenez Texas, Tarrant County, United States November 12, 2016 Details
Estigmene acrea
Salt Marsh Moth or Acrea Moth
April 24, 2012 PhotoTime Texas, Panola County, United States November 12, 2016 Details
Orgyia leucostigma
White-marked Tussock Moth
June 24, 2010 PhotoTime Texas, Smith County, United States November 12, 2016 Details
Halysidota tessellaris
Banded Tussock Moth or Pale Tiger Moth
October 28, 2006 PhotoTime Texas, Panola County, United States November 12, 2016 Details
Estigmene acrea
Salt Marsh Moth or Acrea Moth
May 06, 2016 lostpineslife Bastrop County, Texas, United States November 12, 2016 Details
Hypoprepia fucosa
Painted Lichen Moth
May 08, 2016 jeffmci9 Texas, Travis County, United States November 12, 2016 Details
Laetilia coccidivora
Scale-feeding Snout Moth
November 03, 2016 Stott Noble Jefferson County, Alabama, United States November 12, 2016 Details
Macrorrhinia endonephele November 03, 2016 Stott Noble Jefferson County, Alabama, United States November 12, 2016 Details
Halysidota tessellaris
Banded Tussock Moth or Pale Tiger Moth
October 05, 2016 astokes Madison County, Mississippi, United States November 12, 2016 Details
Clepsis clemensiana August 27, 2016 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada November 12, 2016 Details
Brephidium exilis
Western Pygmy-Blue
November 11, 2016 BNickel San Diego County, California, United States November 12, 2016 Details
Orgyia definita
Definite Tussock Moth
September 12, 2016 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada November 12, 2016 Details
Agraulis vanillae
Gulf Fritillary
November 10, 2016 ButterBelle Putnam County, Tennessee, United States November 12, 2016 Details
Pyrisitia proterpia
Tailed Orange
November 11, 2016 abwest Bexar County, Texas, United States November 12, 2016 Details
Anicla infecta
Green Cutworm Moth
November 03, 2016 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States November 12, 2016 Details
Spoladea recurvalis
Hawaiian Beet Webworm
November 03, 2016 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States November 12, 2016 Details
Sunira bicolorago
Bicolored Sallow
November 03, 2016 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States November 12, 2016 Details
Hypena scabra
Green Cloverworm Moth
November 01, 2016 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States November 12, 2016 Details
Atteva aurea
Ailanthus Webworm Moth
November 01, 2016 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States November 12, 2016 Details
Pyrisitia nise
Mimosa Yellow
November 11, 2016 rchensley Comal County, Texas, United States November 12, 2016 Details
Melanis pixe
Red-bordered Pixie
November 05, 2016 randimal Hidalgo County, Texas, United States November 12, 2016 Details
Dryas iulia
Julia Heliconian
November 03, 2016 randimal Hidalgo County, Texas, United States November 12, 2016 Details
Heliconius charithonia
Zebra Heliconian
November 04, 2016 randimal Hidalgo County, Texas, United States November 12, 2016 Details
Hylephila phyleus
Fiery Skipper
November 11, 2016 curtis.lehman Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States November 12, 2016 Details
Phyciodes tharos
Pearl Crescent
July 28, 2016 LHanson Clark County, Ohio, United States November 12, 2016 Details
Chlosyne janais
Crimson Patch
November 02, 2016 randimal Hidalgo County, Texas, United States November 12, 2016 Details
Chlosyne lacinia
Bordered Patch
November 03, 2016 randimal Hidalgo County, Texas, United States November 12, 2016 Details
Junonia coenia
Common Buckeye
November 02, 2016 randimal Hidalgo County, Texas, United States November 12, 2016 Details
Antheraea polyphemus
Polyphemus moth
November 12, 2016 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States November 12, 2016 Details
Mestra amymone
Common Mestra
November 03, 2016 randimal Hidalgo County, Texas, United States November 12, 2016 Details
Heliconius charithonia
Zebra Heliconian
November 12, 2016 abwest Bexar County, Texas, United States November 12, 2016 Details
Hyles lineata
White-lined Sphinx
November 12, 2016 Devined23 Washington County, Pennsylvania, United States November 12, 2016 Details
Homadaula anisocentra
Mimosa Webworm Moth
August 05, 2016 Bill Keim Bucks County, Pennsylvania, United States November 12, 2016 Details
Vanessa cardui
Painted Lady
November 12, 2016 Shirley Wilkerson Brazos County, Texas, United States November 12, 2016 Details
Battus polydamas
Polydamas Swallowtail
November 05, 2016 jgiroux Hidalgo County, Texas, United States November 12, 2016 Details
Dryas iulia
Julia Heliconian
October 23, 2016 jgiroux Texas, Travis County, United States November 12, 2016 Details
Spilosoma dubia
Dubious Tiger Moth
April 20, 2015 sergioyemily Harrison County, Mississippi, United States November 13, 2016 Details
Atalopedes campestris
Sachem
June 27, 2015 anna_holmes Madison County, Alabama, United States November 13, 2016 Details
Euphyes vestris
Dun Skipper
March 06, 2016 rseidler Allen Parish, Louisiana, United States November 13, 2016 Details
Estigmene acrea
Salt Marsh Moth or Acrea Moth
March 07, 2016 Shirley Wilkerson Brazos County, Texas, United States November 13, 2016 Details
Euphyes vestris
Dun Skipper
March 26, 2016 gpstewart Texas, Travis County, United States November 13, 2016 Details
Euphyes vestris
Dun Skipper
April 23, 2016 cosmic_cat Gregg County, Texas, United States November 13, 2016 Details
Hylephila phyleus
Fiery Skipper
October 14, 2014 Redheart Canyonlands Bandera County, Texas, United States November 13, 2016 Details
Carrhenes canescens
Hoary Skipper
May 30, 2016 Javster7 Hidalgo County, Texas, United States November 13, 2016 Details
Orgyia leucostigma
White-marked Tussock Moth
August 15, 2016 Jem127 Craighead County, Arkansas, United States November 13, 2016 Details
Synanthedon exitiosa
Peachtree Borer Moth
September 17, 2016 cosmic_cat Texas, Rusk County, United States November 13, 2016 Details
Euchaetes egle
Milkweed Tussock Moth or Milkweed Tiger Moth
October 14, 2016 halpmom Hays County, Texas, United States November 13, 2016 Details
Pyrrharctia isabella
Isabella Tiger Moth or Banded Woolybear
May 28, 2016 jeffmci9 Reno County, Kansas, United States November 13, 2016 Details
Lactura atrolinea October 23, 2016 Martin Reid Duval County, Texas, United States November 13, 2016 Details
Strymon bazochii
Lantana Scrub-Hairstreak
November 04, 2016 randimal Hidalgo County, Texas, United States November 13, 2016 Details
Ufa rubedinella November 03, 2016 Peter Homann Leon County, Florida, United States November 13, 2016 Details
Atalopedes campestris
Sachem
September 17, 2016 Doug Bruce Blount County, Tennessee, United States November 13, 2016 Details
Battus philenor
Pipevine Swallowtail
September 17, 2016 Doug Bruce Blount County, Tennessee, United States November 13, 2016 Details
Phoebis sennae
Cloudless Sulphur
September 17, 2016 Doug Bruce Blount County, Tennessee, United States November 13, 2016 Details
Abaeis nicippe
Sleepy Orange
September 17, 2016 Doug Bruce Blount County, Tennessee, United States November 13, 2016 Details
Strymon melinus
Gray Hairstreak
September 17, 2016 Doug Bruce Blount County, Tennessee, United States November 13, 2016 Details
Libytheana carinenta
American Snout
September 17, 2016 Doug Bruce Blount County, Tennessee, United States November 13, 2016 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
September 17, 2016 Doug Bruce Blount County, Tennessee, United States November 13, 2016 Details
Agraulis vanillae
Gulf Fritillary
September 17, 2016 Doug Bruce Blount County, Tennessee, United States November 13, 2016 Details
Euptoieta claudia
Variegated Fritillary
September 17, 2016 Doug Bruce Blount County, Tennessee, United States November 13, 2016 Details
Asterocampa celtis
Hackberry Emperor
September 17, 2016 Doug Bruce Blount County, Tennessee, United States November 13, 2016 Details
Satyrodes appalachia
Appalachian Brown
September 17, 2016 Doug Bruce Blount County, Tennessee, United States November 13, 2016 Details
Utetheisa ornatrix
Bella Moth
November 12, 2016 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States November 13, 2016 Details
Myscelia ethusa
Mexican Bluewing
November 04, 2016 randimal Hidalgo County, Texas, United States November 13, 2016 Details
Xylophanes tersa
Tersa Sphinx
November 12, 2016 E.R. Harris County, Texas, United States November 13, 2016 Details
Chlosyne theona
Theona Checkerspot
November 12, 2016 abwest Bexar County, Texas, United States November 13, 2016 Details
Heliopetes laviana
Laviana White-Skipper
November 12, 2016 abwest Bexar County, Texas, United States November 13, 2016 Details
Danaus eresimus
Soldier
November 02, 2016 randimal Hidalgo County, Texas, United States November 13, 2016 Details
Hamadryas februa
Gray Cracker
November 02, 2016 randimal Hidalgo County, Texas, United States November 13, 2016 Details
Erinnyis ello
Ello sphinx
November 05, 2016 jeffmci9 Texas, Travis County, United States November 13, 2016 Details
Piruna haferniki
Chisos Skipperling
September 24, 2016 jgiroux Brewster County, Texas, United States November 13, 2016 Details
Chioides zilpa
Zilpa Longtail
October 22, 2016 jgiroux Texas, Travis County, United States November 13, 2016 Details
Lerema accius
Clouded Skipper
October 11, 2008 Shirley Wilkerson Brazos County, Texas, United States November 13, 2016 Details
Rekoa marius
Marius Hairstreak
November 05, 2016 jgiroux Hidalgo County, Texas, United States November 13, 2016 Details
Cogia calchas
Mimosa Skipper
November 06, 2016 jgiroux Cameron County, Texas, United States November 13, 2016 Details
Danaus gilippus
Queen
July 31, 2016 Shirley Wilkerson Brazos County, Texas, United States November 13, 2016 Details
Anthanassa tulcis
Tulcis Crescent
November 04, 2016 jgiroux Hidalgo County, Texas, United States November 13, 2016 Details
Heliopetes laviana
Laviana White-Skipper
November 12, 2016 gpstewart Texas, United States, Williamson County November 13, 2016 Details
Atlides halesus
Great Purple Hairstreak
March 18, 2010 Shirley Wilkerson Brazos County, Texas, United States November 13, 2016 Details
Timochares ruptifasciata
Brown-banded Skipper
November 05, 2016 jgiroux Hidalgo County, Texas, United States November 13, 2016 Details
Heliopetes macaira
Turk's-cap White-Skipper
October 24, 2016 jgiroux Texas, Travis County, United States November 13, 2016 Details
Calycopis isobeon
Dusky-blue Groundstreak
October 24, 2016 jgiroux Texas, Travis County, United States November 13, 2016 Details
Calephelis perditalis
Rounded Metalmark
November 05, 2016 jgiroux Hidalgo County, Texas, United States November 13, 2016 Details
Chlosyne janais
Crimson Patch
November 05, 2016 jgiroux Hidalgo County, Texas, United States November 13, 2016 Details
Lithophane abita March 10, 2015 Ken Childs Chester County, Tennessee, United States November 13, 2016 Details
Hydriomena divisaria March 25, 2015 Ken Childs Chester County, Tennessee, United States November 13, 2016 Details
Hydriomena divisaria March 29, 2015 Ken Childs Chester County, Tennessee, United States November 13, 2016 Details
Proteoteras moffatiana
Maple Bud Borer Moth
June 02, 2016 Ken Childs Chester County, Tennessee, United States November 13, 2016 Details
Orgyia definita
Definite Tussock Moth
June 03, 2016 Ken Childs Chester County, Tennessee, United States November 13, 2016 Details
Compacta capitalis June 11, 2016 Ken Childs Chester County, Tennessee, United States November 13, 2016 Details
Apantesis phalerata
Harnessed Moth
June 30, 2016 Ken Childs Chester County, Tennessee, United States November 13, 2016 Details
Homadaula anisocentra
Mimosa Webworm Moth
August 19, 2016 Ken Childs Madison County, Tennessee, United States November 13, 2016 Details
Calycopis isobeon
Dusky-blue Groundstreak
November 12, 2016 spmaestro Ellis County, Texas, United States November 13, 2016 Details
Endothenia nubilana October 13, 2016 Ken Childs Madison County, Tennessee, United States November 13, 2016 Details
Ancylis muricana
Red-headed Ancylis
September 28, 2016 Ken Childs Madison County, Tennessee, United States November 13, 2016 Details
Ategumia ebulealis November 01, 2016 Ken Childs Madison County, Tennessee, United States November 13, 2016 Details
Ategumia ebulealis November 01, 2016 Ken Childs Madison County, Tennessee, United States November 13, 2016 Details
Diasemiopsis leodocusalis October 28, 2016 Ken Childs Madison County, Tennessee, United States November 13, 2016 Details
Sphenarches anisodactylus October 29, 2016 Ken Childs Madison County, Tennessee, United States November 13, 2016 Details