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 Date
Omiodes indicata October 30, 2013 Jim Eckert Miami-Dade County, Florida, United States October 31, 2014 Details
Saucrobotys futilalis
Dogbane Saucrobotys Moth
July 16, 2014 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States October 31, 2014 Details
Actias luna
Luna moth
April 08, 2012 haczech Jackson County, Alabama, United States October 31, 2014 Details
Hypercompe scribonia
Great Leopard Moth
June 06, 2012 haczech Jackson County, Alabama, United States October 31, 2014 Details
Papaipema necopina
Sunflower Borer Moth
October 10, 1993 curtis.lehman
(Steven Johnson)
Northumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States October 31, 2014 Details
Pseudohermonassa bicarnea
Pink-spotted Dart
August 30, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States October 31, 2014 Details
Trichordestra legitima
Striped Garden Caterpillar
August 30, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States October 31, 2014 Details
Papaipema nebris
Stalk Borer Moth
September 14, 1993 curtis.lehman
(Steven Johnson)
Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States October 31, 2014 Details
Campaea perlata
Pale Beauty
August 29, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States October 31, 2014 Details
Idia americalis
American Idia Moth
August 29, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States October 31, 2014 Details
Blastobasis glandulella
Acorn Moth
August 29, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States October 31, 2014 Details
Papaipema furcata
Ash Tip Borer Moth
October 31, 2001 curtis.lehman
(Steven Johnson)
Chester County, Pennsylvania, United States October 31, 2014 Details
Coryphista meadii
Barberry Geometer
August 29, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States October 31, 2014 Details
Papaipema furcata
Ash Tip Borer Moth
September 28, 1994 curtis.lehman
(Steven Johnson)
Northumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States October 31, 2014 Details
Spodoptera frugiperda
Fall Armyworm Moth
August 29, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States October 31, 2014 Details
Boloria chariclea
Arctic Fritillary
July 19, 2014 J_Martineau Johnson County, Wyoming, United States October 31, 2014 Details
Erebia magdalena
Magdalena Alpine
July 19, 2014 J_Martineau Johnson County, Wyoming, United States October 31, 2014 Details
Lycaena cupreus
Lustrous Copper
July 19, 2014 J_Martineau Johnson County, Wyoming, United States October 31, 2014 Details
Chlosyne whitneyi
Rockslide Checkerspot
July 19, 2014 J_Martineau Johnson County, Wyoming, United States October 31, 2014 Details
Euphydryas anicia
Anicia Checkerspot
July 19, 2014 J_Martineau Johnson County, Wyoming, United States October 31, 2014 Details
Lycomorpha grotei July 15, 2014 J_Martineau Carbon County, Wyoming, United States October 31, 2014 Details
Stamnodes formosata July 15, 2014 J_Martineau Carbon County, Wyoming, United States October 31, 2014 Details
Ponometia candefacta
Olive-shaded Bird-dropping Moth
July 15, 2014 J_Martineau Carbon County, Wyoming, United States October 31, 2014 Details
Lophocampa argentata
Silver-Spotted Tiger Moth
July 15, 2014 J_Martineau Carbon County, Wyoming, United States October 31, 2014 Details
Parabagrotis exsertistigma July 15, 2014 J_Martineau Carbon County, Wyoming, United States October 31, 2014 Details
Euxoa messoria
Reaper Dart
July 15, 2014 J_Martineau Carbon County, Wyoming, United States October 31, 2014 Details
Hesperumia sulphuraria
Sulphur Moth
July 15, 2014 J_Martineau Carbon County, Wyoming, United States October 31, 2014 Details
Lithophane unimoda
Dowdy Pinion
October 27, 2014 curtis.lehman
(Karen and Gary Campbell)
Lehigh County, Pennsylvania, United States October 31, 2014 Details
Neargyractis slossonalis
Dimorphic Leafcutter Moth
October 30, 2014 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States October 31, 2014 Details
Operophtera bruceata
The Bruce Spanworm
October 30, 2014 johngor Ontario, Canada October 31, 2014 Details
Arugisa lutea
Common Arugisa
October 29, 2014 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States October 31, 2014 Details
Leucania scirpicola
Scirpus Wainscot
October 29, 2014 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States October 31, 2014 Details
Chlosyne californica
California Patch
October 26, 2014 Deserttrip Mohave County, Arizona, United States October 31, 2014 Details
Manduca rustica
Rustic sphinx
August 17, 2009 haczech Jackson County, Alabama, United States October 31, 2014 Details
Mestra amymone
Common Mestra
October 29, 2014 Redheart Canyonlands Bandera County, Texas, United States October 31, 2014 Details
Atlides halesus
Great Purple Hairstreak
October 29, 2014 Deserttrip Mohave County, Arizona, United States October 31, 2014 Details
Anthanassa texana
Texan Crescent
October 28, 2014 mesquite Pima County, Arizona, United States October 31, 2014 Details
Archirhoe neomexicana October 23, 2014 coreyk Lincoln County, Nevada, United States October 31, 2014 Details
Isa textula
Crowned Slug Moth
October 02, 2014 Elizabeth Wolfe Hamilton County, Tennessee, United States October 31, 2014 Details
Hypercompe scribonia
Great Leopard Moth
September 28, 2014 Elizabeth Wolfe Hamilton County, Tennessee, United States October 31, 2014 Details
Orgyia leucostigma
White-marked Tussock Moth
September 29, 2014 Elizabeth Wolfe Hamilton County, Tennessee, United States October 31, 2014 Details
Acronicta americana
American Dagger Moth
September 25, 2014 Elizabeth Wolfe Hamilton County, Tennessee, United States October 31, 2014 Details
Agraulis vanillae
Gulf Fritillary
October 23, 2014 carlysummer Santa Cruz County, Arizona, United States October 31, 2014 Details
Asterocampa leilia
Empress Leilia
October 22, 2014 carlysummer Pima County, Arizona, United States October 31, 2014 Details
Perizoma custodiata October 23, 2014 coreyk Lincoln County, Nevada, United States October 31, 2014 Details
Eusarca confusaria
Confused Eusarca
August 29, 1999 magnunc Howard County, Maryland, United States October 31, 2014 Details
Hypena sordidula
Sordid Bomolocha Moth
July 21, 2014 LuckyLogan Plymouth County, Iowa, United States October 31, 2014 Details
Haploa reversa
Reversed Haploa
July 21, 2014 LuckyLogan Plymouth County, Iowa, United States October 31, 2014 Details
Hyles lineata
White-lined Sphinx
July 21, 2014 LuckyLogan Plymouth County, Iowa, United States October 31, 2014 Details
Caenurgina erechtea
Forage Looper Moth
July 21, 2014 LuckyLogan Plymouth County, Iowa, United States October 31, 2014 Details
Metanema inatomaria
Pale Metanema
July 21, 2014 LuckyLogan Plymouth County, Iowa, United States October 31, 2014 Details
Pyrausta signatalis July 21, 2014 LuckyLogan Plymouth County, Iowa, United States October 31, 2014 Details
Nadata gibbosa
White-dotted Prominent
July 24, 2014 LuckyLogan Plymouth County, Iowa, United States October 31, 2014 Details
Darapsa myron
Virginia creeper sphinx
July 26, 2014 LuckyLogan Plymouth County, Iowa, United States October 31, 2014 Details
Harrisina americana
Grapeleaf Skeletonizer Moth
July 04, 2014 LuckyLogan Plymouth County, Iowa, United States October 31, 2014 Details
Catocala ultronia
Ultronia Underwing
July 25, 2014 LuckyLogan Plymouth County, Iowa, United States October 31, 2014 Details
Euchaetes egle
Milkweed Tussock Moth or Milkweed Tiger Moth
September 27, 2014 LuckyLogan Plymouth County, Iowa, United States October 31, 2014 Details
Atteva aurea
Ailanthus Webworm Moth
July 26, 2014 LuckyLogan Plymouth County, Iowa, United States October 31, 2014 Details
Hyles gallii
Bedstraw hawkmoth
September 27, 2014 amberahartz Polk County, Iowa, United States October 31, 2014 Details
Hyles lineata
White-lined Sphinx
September 28, 2014 Chriswn Polk County, Iowa, United States October 31, 2014 Details
Acrolophus texanella
Texas Grass Tubeworm Moth
June 17, 2014 Doug Bruce Anderson County, Tennessee, United States October 31, 2014 Details
Epirrita autumnata
Autumnal Moth
October 16, 2014 dendroica5 Franklin County, Massachusetts, United States October 30, 2014 Details
Pyralis farinalis
Meal Moth
October 16, 2014 dendroica5 Franklin County, Massachusetts, United States October 30, 2014 Details
Prochoerodes lineola
Large Maple Spanworm Moth
October 16, 2014 dendroica5 Franklin County, Massachusetts, United States October 30, 2014 Details
Lophocampa caryae
Hickory Tussock Moth or Hickory Tiger Moth
October 05, 2014 dendroica5 Franklin County, Massachusetts, United States October 30, 2014 Details
Papaipema birdi
Umbellifer Borer Moth
September 10, 2013 curtis.lehman
(Steven Johnson)
Carbon County, Pennsylvania, United States October 30, 2014 Details
Papaipema birdi
Umbellifer Borer Moth
September 08, 2006 curtis.lehman
(Steven Johnson)
Huntingdon County, Pennsylvania, United States October 30, 2014 Details
Zanclognatha laevigata
Variable Zanclognatha Moth
August 26, 2013 curtis.lehman
(Margaret Higbee)
Indiana County, Pennsylvania, United States October 30, 2014 Details
Papaipema arctivorens
Northern Burdock Borer Moth
September 24, 2011 curtis.lehman
(Steven Johnson)
Carbon County, Pennsylvania, United States October 30, 2014 Details
Papaipema arctivorens
Northern Burdock Borer Moth
September 24, 2005 curtis.lehman
(Steven Johnson)
Centre County, Pennsylvania, United States October 30, 2014 Details
Papaipema arctivorens
Northern Burdock Borer Moth
August 25, 2001 curtis.lehman
(Steven Johnson)
Somerset County, Pennsylvania, United States October 30, 2014 Details
Papaipema arctivorens
Northern Burdock Borer Moth
September 16, 1992 curtis.lehman
(Steven Johnson)
Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States October 30, 2014 Details
Xylophanes tersa
Tersa Sphinx
October 30, 2014 ecuhusker New Hanover County, North Carolina, United States October 30, 2014 Details
Lithophane pexata October 28, 2014 curtis.lehman
(Paul Dennehy)
Tioga County, Pennsylvania, United States October 30, 2014 Details
Eupsilia devia
Lost Sallow
October 28, 2014 curtis.lehman
(Paul Dennehy)
Tioga County, Pennsylvania, United States October 30, 2014 Details
Lithophane grotei
Grote's Pinion
October 28, 2014 curtis.lehman
(Paul Dennehy)
Tioga County, Pennsylvania, United States October 30, 2014 Details
Lithophane querquera
Shivering Pinion
October 28, 2014 curtis.lehman
(Paul Dennehy)
Tioga County, Pennsylvania, United States October 30, 2014 Details
Digrammia nubiculata July 15, 2014 J_Martineau Carbon County, Wyoming, United States October 30, 2014 Details
Speranza bitactata
Split-lined Angle Moth
July 15, 2014 J_Martineau Carbon County, Wyoming, United States October 30, 2014 Details
Speranza helena July 15, 2014 J_Martineau Carbon County, Wyoming, United States October 30, 2014 Details
Idia occidentalis July 15, 2014 J_Martineau Carbon County, Wyoming, United States October 30, 2014 Details
Pero behrensaria July 15, 2014 J_Martineau Carbon County, Wyoming, United States October 30, 2014 Details
Apamea scoparia July 15, 2014 J_Martineau Carbon County, Wyoming, United States October 30, 2014 Details
Drasteria perplexa July 15, 2014 J_Martineau Carbon County, Wyoming, United States October 30, 2014 Details
Lacinipolia strigicollis July 15, 2014 J_Martineau Carbon County, Wyoming, United States October 30, 2014 Details
Biston betularia
Pepper and Salt Geometer
August 26, 2014 curtis.lehman Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States October 30, 2014 Details
Papaipema rutila
Mayapple Borer Moth
August 31, 2008 curtis.lehman
(Steven Johnson)
Boone County, West Virginia, United States October 30, 2014 Details
Papaipema rutila
Mayapple Borer Moth
September 13, 1997 curtis.lehman
(Steven Johnson)
Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States October 30, 2014 Details
Papaipema rutila
Mayapple Borer Moth
September 20, 1995 curtis.lehman
(Steven Johnson)
Northumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States October 30, 2014 Details
Papaipema rutila
Mayapple Borer Moth
October 20, 1994 curtis.lehman
(Steven Johnson)
Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States October 30, 2014 Details
Anacampsis innocuella July 22, 2014 curtis.lehman Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States October 30, 2014 Details
Spodoptera ornithogalli
Yellow-striped Armyworm Moth
October 30, 2014 digginflowers Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States October 30, 2014 Details
Nadata gibbosa
White-dotted Prominent
July 05, 2014 curtis.lehman Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States October 30, 2014 Details
Dasylophia anguina
Black-Spotted Prominent
July 12, 2014 curtis.lehman Allegany County, Maryland, United States October 30, 2014 Details
Ephyrodes cacata October 29, 2014 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States October 30, 2014 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
October 28, 2014 maria.hoffman6@gmail.com Suffolk County, New York, United States October 30, 2014 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
September 28, 2014 grant frye Suffolk County, New York, United States October 30, 2014 Details
Vanessa atalanta
Red Admiral
August 17, 2014 BIDEOBOB Tompkins County, New York, United States October 30, 2014 Details
Polites peckius
Peck's Skipper
July 23, 2014 BIDEOBOB Monroe County, New York, United States October 30, 2014 Details
Speyeria cybele
Great Spangled Fritillary
July 21, 2014 BIDEOBOB Monroe County, New York, United States October 30, 2014 Details