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
Urbanus dorantes
Dorantes Longtail
June 19, 2014 Teresa Jacobs Dominican Republic September 10, 2014 Details
Urbanus proteus
Long-tailed Skipper
June 19, 2014 Teresa Jacobs Dominican Republic September 10, 2014 Details
Wallengrenia drury
Drury's Broken-dash
June 22, 2014 Teresa Jacobs Dominican Republic September 10, 2014 Details
Euclea delphinii
Spiny Oak-slug Moth
July 07, 2014 Joshua Spence Murray County, Georgia, United States September 10, 2014 Details
Megalopyge opercularis
Southern Flannel Moth
July 05, 2013 Joshua Spence Murray County, Georgia, United States September 10, 2014 Details
Prionoxystus robiniae
Carpenterworm Moth
July 08, 2014 Joshua Spence Murray County, Georgia, United States September 10, 2014 Details
Thyridopteryx ephemeraeformis
Evergreen Bagworm Moth
September 19, 2013 Joshua Spence Murray County, Georgia, United States September 10, 2014 Details
Nemoria bistriaria
Red-fringed Emerald
July 08, 2014 Joshua Spence Murray County, Georgia, United States September 10, 2014 Details
Amorpha juglandis
Walnut sphinx
July 08, 2014 Joshua Spence Murray County, Georgia, United States September 10, 2014 Details
Orgyia leucostigma
White-marked Tussock Moth
July 07, 2014 Joshua Spence Murray County, Georgia, United States September 10, 2014 Details
Prochoerodes lineola
Large Maple Spanworm Moth
July 07, 2014 Joshua Spence Murray County, Georgia, United States September 10, 2014 Details
Scopula limboundata
Large Lace-border
July 08, 2014 Joshua Spence Murray County, Georgia, United States September 10, 2014 Details
Eulithis diversilineata
Lesser Grapevine Looper Moth
July 08, 2014 Joshua Spence Murray County, Georgia, United States September 10, 2014 Details
Pseudeustrotia carneola
Pink-barred Pseudeustrotia
July 08, 2014 Joshua Spence Murray County, Georgia, United States September 10, 2014 Details
Eudryas grata
Beautiful Wood-nymph
July 09, 2014 Joshua Spence Murray County, Georgia, United States September 10, 2014 Details
Paonias myops
Small-eyed sphinx
July 07, 2014 Joshua Spence Murray County, Georgia, United States September 10, 2014 Details
Estigmene acrea
Salt Marsh Moth or Acrea Moth
July 25, 2013 Joshua Spence Murray County, Georgia, United States September 10, 2014 Details
Marimatha nigrofimbria
Black-bordered Lemon Moth
July 11, 2014 Terry W. Johnson Bibb County, Georgia, United States September 10, 2014 Details
Hemaris diffinis
Snowberry Clearwing
July 14, 2014 CathyAWells Georgia, Towns County, United States September 10, 2014 Details
Strymon melinus
Gray Hairstreak
July 15, 2014 patricia silvernail Jackson County, Georgia, United States September 10, 2014 Details
Marimatha nigrofimbria
Black-bordered Lemon Moth
July 12, 2014 Terry W. Johnson Monroe County, Georgia, United States September 10, 2014 Details
Erynnis horatius
Horace's Duskywing
July 13, 2014 Shelley Rutkin McIntosh County, Georgia, United States September 10, 2014 Details
Pyrgus communis
Common Checkered-Skipper
July 16, 2014 patricia silvernail Jackson County, Georgia, United States September 10, 2014 Details
Strymon melinus
Gray Hairstreak
July 17, 2014 patricia silvernail Jackson County, Georgia, United States September 10, 2014 Details
Callophrys gryneus
Juniper Hairstreak
July 17, 2014 isabellecoc Elbert County, Georgia, United States September 10, 2014 Details
Pieris rapae
Cabbage White
July 04, 2014 Terry W. Johnson Monroe County, Georgia, United States September 10, 2014 Details
Acrolophus popeanella
Clemens' Grass Tubeworm Moth
July 29, 2014 Bill Hubick Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States September 10, 2014 Details
Hypena scabra
Green Cloverworm Moth
August 05, 2014 John LeBlanc Chesterfield County, Virginia, United States September 10, 2014 Details
Heterocampa biundata
Wavy-lined Heterocampa
August 04, 2014 magnunc Howard County, Maryland, United States September 10, 2014 Details
Chalcoela iphitalis
Sooty Winged Chalcoela Moth
July 23, 2014 Sheryl Johnson Barnstable County, Massachusetts, United States September 10, 2014 Details
Calledapteryx dryopterata
Brown Scoopwing
August 05, 2014 jwilkinson Howard County, Maryland, United States September 10, 2014 Details
Allagrapha aerea
Unspotted Looper Moth
August 06, 2014 LinRandolph Ashtabula County, Ohio, United States September 10, 2014 Details
Nedra ramosula
Gray Half-Spot
August 07, 2014 magnunc Howard County, Maryland, United States September 10, 2014 Details
Amphipyra pyramidoides
Copper Underwing
August 04, 2014 dendroica5 Franklin County, Massachusetts, United States September 10, 2014 Details
Euchaetes egle
Milkweed Tussock Moth or Milkweed Tiger Moth
August 07, 2014 Planty Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States September 10, 2014 Details
Prochoerodes lineola
Large Maple Spanworm Moth
August 07, 2014 dendroica5 Franklin County, Massachusetts, United States September 10, 2014 Details
Microcrambus biguttellus
Gold-stripe Grass-veneer Moth
July 17, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States September 10, 2014 Details
Hemaris thysbe
Hummingbird Clearwing
August 06, 2014 nhamilton Rockingham County, New Hampshire, United States September 10, 2014 Details
Spodoptera frugiperda
Fall Armyworm Moth
July 27, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States September 10, 2014 Details
Tetanolita floridana
Florida Tetanolita Moth
August 06, 2014 David Trently Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania, United States September 10, 2014 Details
Conchylodes ovulalis August 13, 2014 Carol Thornton-Anderson Orange County, Indiana, United States September 10, 2014 Details
Leucania ursula
Ursula Wainscot
August 15, 2014 David Trently Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania, United States September 10, 2014 Details
Pyrrharctia isabella
Isabella Tiger Moth or Banded Woolybear
August 17, 2014 Beverly Carter Baxter County, Arkansas, United States September 10, 2014 Details
Pyrgus philetas
Desert Checkered-Skipper
August 18, 2014 lmreid71 Bexar County, Texas, United States September 10, 2014 Details
Leucania ursula
Ursula Wainscot
August 27, 2014 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States September 10, 2014 Details
Leucania ursula
Ursula Wainscot
September 01, 2014 treichard Juniata County, Pennsylvania, United States September 10, 2014 Details
Zanclognatha marcidilinea
Yellowish Zanclognatha
September 01, 2014 treichard Juniata County, Pennsylvania, United States September 10, 2014 Details
Pyrgus philetas
Desert Checkered-Skipper
August 28, 2014 lmreid71 Comal County, Texas, United States September 10, 2014 Details
Pyrgus philetas
Desert Checkered-Skipper
August 28, 2014 lmreid71 Comal County, Texas, United States September 10, 2014 Details
Pyrgus philetas
Desert Checkered-Skipper
August 28, 2014 lmreid71 Comal County, Texas, United States September 10, 2014 Details
Pyrgus philetas
Desert Checkered-Skipper
August 28, 2014 lmreid71 Comal County, Texas, United States September 10, 2014 Details
Ethmia discostrigella August 15, 2014 finatic San Diego County, California, United States September 10, 2014 Details
Ethmia discostrigella August 15, 2014 finatic San Diego County, California, United States September 10, 2014 Details
Ethmia discostrigella August 15, 2014 finatic San Diego County, California, United States September 10, 2014 Details
Ethmia semitenebrella August 15, 2014 finatic San Diego County, California, United States September 10, 2014 Details
Ethmia discostrigella August 15, 2014 finatic San Diego County, California, United States September 10, 2014 Details
Ethmia semitenebrella August 15, 2014 finatic San Diego County, California, United States September 10, 2014 Details
Argyresthia alternatella August 08, 2014 finatic San Diego County, California, United States September 10, 2014 Details
Henricus umbrabasana July 04, 2014 finatic San Diego County, California, United States September 10, 2014 Details
Andropolia theodori July 04, 2014 finatic San Diego County, California, United States September 10, 2014 Details
Amydria effrentella July 04, 2014 finatic San Diego County, California, United States September 10, 2014 Details
Glaucina macdunnoughi August 15, 2014 finatic San Diego County, California, United States September 10, 2014 Details
Glaucina macdunnoughi August 15, 2014 finatic San Diego County, California, United States September 10, 2014 Details
Achyra occidentalis August 15, 2014 finatic San Diego County, California, United States September 10, 2014 Details
Catocala lacrymosa
Tearful Underwing
August 27, 2014 K Garvey Volusia County, Florida, United States September 10, 2014 Details
Prolimacodes badia
Skiff Moth
August 20, 2014 Jeff Trahan De Soto Parish, Louisiana, United States September 10, 2014 Details
Blepharomastix ranalis August 20, 2014 Jeff Trahan De Soto Parish, Louisiana, United States September 10, 2014 Details
Paectes abrostoloides
Large Paectes
August 20, 2014 Jeff Trahan De Soto Parish, Louisiana, United States September 10, 2014 Details
Microcrambus elegans
Elegant Grass-veneer
August 20, 2014 Jeff Trahan De Soto Parish, Louisiana, United States September 10, 2014 Details
Acrobasis caryalbella August 20, 2014 Jeff Trahan De Soto Parish, Louisiana, United States September 10, 2014 Details
Anomis erosa
Yellow Scallop Moth
August 20, 2014 Jeff Trahan De Soto Parish, Louisiana, United States September 10, 2014 Details
Ceratomia amyntor
Elm sphinx
August 20, 2014 Jeff Trahan De Soto Parish, Louisiana, United States September 10, 2014 Details
Plusiodonta compressipalpis
Moonseed Moth
August 20, 2014 Jeff Trahan De Soto Parish, Louisiana, United States September 10, 2014 Details
Harrisimemna trisignata
Harris' Three Spot
August 20, 2014 Jeff Trahan De Soto Parish, Louisiana, United States September 10, 2014 Details
Samea baccatalis August 20, 2014 Jeff Trahan De Soto Parish, Louisiana, United States September 10, 2014 Details
Palthis angulalis
Dark-spotted Palthis Moth
August 20, 2014 Jeff Trahan De Soto Parish, Louisiana, United States September 10, 2014 Details
Marasmia trapezalis August 21, 2014 Jeff Trahan Caddo Parish, Louisiana, United States September 10, 2014 Details
Trichoplusia ni
Cabbage Looper Moth
August 22, 2014 Jeff Trahan Caddo Parish, Louisiana, United States September 10, 2014 Details
Ilexia intractata August 23, 2014 Jeff Trahan Caddo Parish, Louisiana, United States September 10, 2014 Details
Bactra verutana August 17, 2014 Jeff Trahan Caddo Parish, Louisiana, United States September 10, 2014 Details
Caloptilia blandella August 19, 2014 Jeff Trahan Caddo Parish, Louisiana, United States September 10, 2014 Details
Scoparia biplagialis June 25, 2013 Jeff Trahan Caddo Parish, Louisiana, United States September 10, 2014 Details
Nola cereella May 23, 2014 Jeff Trahan Caddo Parish, Louisiana, United States September 10, 2014 Details
Hypena scabra
Green Cloverworm Moth
September 10, 2014 CA Ivy Sequoyah County, Oklahoma, United States September 10, 2014 Details
Leucania ursula
Ursula Wainscot
September 03, 2014 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States September 10, 2014 Details
Lycaena helloides
Purplish Copper
September 01, 2014 LibbyMegna Teton County, Wyoming, United States September 10, 2014 Details
Cercyonis pegala
Common Wood-Nymph
September 01, 2014 LibbyMegna Teton County, Wyoming, United States September 10, 2014 Details
Phyllonorycter aeriferella September 01, 2014 JimEckert Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States September 10, 2014 Details
Aglais milberti
Milbert's Tortoiseshell
September 01, 2014 LibbyMegna Teton County, Wyoming, United States September 10, 2014 Details
Cybalomia extorris August 28, 2014 coreyk Clark County, Nevada, United States September 10, 2014 Details
Feltia herilis
Master's Dart
September 06, 2014 Shane Miller Beaver County, Pennsylvania, United States September 10, 2014 Details
Trichosilia geniculata September 06, 2014 Shane Miller Beaver County, Pennsylvania, United States September 10, 2014 Details
Anteos clorinde
White Angled-Sulphur
September 07, 2014 John Wilson Socorro County, New Mexico, United States September 10, 2014 Details
Pyrgus philetas
Desert Checkered-Skipper
August 08, 2014 Shirley Wilkerson Comanche County, Texas, United States September 10, 2014 Details
Celastrina neglecta
Summer Azure
September 01, 2014 vision_m Texas, Morris County, United States September 10, 2014 Details
Crambus agitatellus August 02, 2014 Rangertsp Sumner County, Tennessee, United States September 10, 2014 Details
Synchlora aerata
Wavy-Lined Emerald
August 02, 2014 Rangertsp Sumner County, Tennessee, United States September 10, 2014 Details
Euchlaena amoenaria
Deep Yellow Euchlaena
August 02, 2014 Rangertsp Sumner County, Tennessee, United States September 10, 2014 Details
Lomographa vestaliata
White Spring Moth
August 02, 2014 Rangertsp Sumner County, Tennessee, United States September 10, 2014 Details
Palpita magniferalis
Splendid Palpita
August 02, 2014 Rangertsp Sumner County, Tennessee, United States September 10, 2014 Details