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
Eacles imperialis
Imperial moth
June 18, 2005 neilds37 Louisa County, Iowa, United States September 02, 2014 Details
Alypia octomaculata
Eight-spotted Forester
June 17, 2014 Sue_D_Lorenz Canadian County, Oklahoma, United States September 02, 2014 Details
Papilio cresphontes
Giant Swallowtail
September 02, 2014 Sandy White Lee County, Florida, United States September 02, 2014 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
August 11, 2014 mathgeek Jackson County, Illinois, United States September 02, 2014 Details
Citheronia regalis
Royal Walnut Moth
September 01, 2014 derek.ware Cleveland County, North Carolina, United States September 02, 2014 Details
Cirrhophanus triangulifer
Goldenrod Stowaway
August 31, 2014 curtis.lehman
(Link Davis)
Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, United States September 02, 2014 Details
Lacinipolia renigera
Bristly Cutworm Moth
August 26, 2014 tlind Ontario, Canada September 02, 2014 Details
Olethreutes exoletum September 01, 2014 Jim Eckert Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States September 02, 2014 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
September 01, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States September 02, 2014 Details
Galasa nigrinodis September 01, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States September 02, 2014 Details
Chlorochlamys chloroleucaria
Blackberry Looper Moth
September 01, 2014 treichard Juniata County, Pennsylvania, United States September 02, 2014 Details
Cycnia tenera
Delicate Cycnia or Dogbane Tiger Moth
September 01, 2014 treichard Juniata County, Pennsylvania, United States September 02, 2014 Details
Colias eurytheme
Orange Sulphur
August 28, 2014 lmreid71 Comal County, Texas, United States September 02, 2014 Details
Leucania phragmitidicola
Phragmites Wainscot
August 29, 2014 TCat7187 Cecil County, Maryland, United States September 02, 2014 Details
Microcrambus elegans
Elegant Grass-veneer
August 22, 2014 Nick Pulcinella Chester County, Pennsylvania, United States September 02, 2014 Details
Lacinipolia renigera
Bristly Cutworm Moth
September 01, 2014 treichard Juniata County, Pennsylvania, United States September 02, 2014 Details
Palpita magniferalis
Splendid Palpita
August 04, 2014 Nick Pulcinella Chester County, Pennsylvania, United States September 02, 2014 Details
Epimecis hortaria
Tulip-Tree Beauty
July 27, 2014 Nick Pulcinella Chester County, Pennsylvania, United States September 02, 2014 Details
Caenurgina crassiuscula
Clover Looper Moth
September 01, 2014 treichard Juniata County, Pennsylvania, United States September 02, 2014 Details
Caenurgina crassiuscula
Clover Looper Moth
September 01, 2014 treichard Juniata County, Pennsylvania, United States September 02, 2014 Details
Haematopis grataria
Chickweed Geometer
September 01, 2014 treichard Juniata County, Pennsylvania, United States September 02, 2014 Details
Macrochilo orciferalis
Bronzy Macrochilo Moth
September 01, 2014 treichard Juniata County, Pennsylvania, United States September 02, 2014 Details
Simyra insularis
Henry's Marsh Moth
September 01, 2014 treichard Juniata County, Pennsylvania, United States September 02, 2014 Details
Cisseps fulvicollis
Yellow-collared Scape Moth
August 31, 2014 digginflowers Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States September 02, 2014 Details
Eubaphe mendica
The Beggar
September 01, 2014 treichard Juniata County, Pennsylvania, United States September 02, 2014 Details
Caenurgina crassiuscula
Clover Looper Moth
September 01, 2014 treichard Juniata County, Pennsylvania, United States September 02, 2014 Details
Synchlora aerata
Wavy-Lined Emerald
September 01, 2014 treichard Juniata County, Pennsylvania, United States September 02, 2014 Details
Coryphista meadii
Barberry Geometer
September 01, 2014 digginflowers Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States September 02, 2014 Details
Phalaenostola larentioides
Black-banded Owlet Moth
September 01, 2014 treichard Juniata County, Pennsylvania, United States September 02, 2014 Details
Hypena baltimoralis
Baltimore Bomolocha Moth
September 01, 2014 treichard Juniata County, Pennsylvania, United States September 02, 2014 Details
Pleuroprucha insulsaria
Common Tan Wave
September 01, 2014 digginflowers Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States September 02, 2014 Details
Horisme intestinata
Brown Bark Carpet
September 01, 2014 digginflowers Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States September 02, 2014 Details
Phragmatobia fuliginosa
Ruby Tiger Moth
September 01, 2014 treichard Juniata County, Pennsylvania, United States September 02, 2014 Details
Microcrambus elegans
Elegant Grass-veneer
September 01, 2014 treichard Juniata County, Pennsylvania, United States September 02, 2014 Details
Rivula propinqualis
Spotted Grass Moth
September 01, 2014 treichard Juniata County, Pennsylvania, United States September 02, 2014 Details
Galgula partita
The Wedgling
September 01, 2014 treichard Juniata County, Pennsylvania, United States September 02, 2014 Details
Orthonama obstipata
The Gem
September 01, 2014 treichard Juniata County, Pennsylvania, United States September 02, 2014 Details
Udea rubigalis
Celery Leaftier Moth
September 01, 2014 treichard Juniata County, Pennsylvania, United States September 02, 2014 Details
Nomophila nearctica
Lucerne Moth
September 01, 2014 treichard Juniata County, Pennsylvania, United States September 02, 2014 Details
Cisseps fulvicollis
Yellow-collared Scape Moth
September 01, 2014 treichard Juniata County, Pennsylvania, United States September 02, 2014 Details
Oligia modica
Black-banded Brocade
September 01, 2014 treichard Juniata County, Pennsylvania, United States September 02, 2014 Details
Hypagyrtis unipunctata
One-Spotted Variant
September 01, 2014 treichard Juniata County, Pennsylvania, United States September 02, 2014 Details
Thyridopteryx ephemeraeformis
Evergreen Bagworm Moth
August 07, 2014 yardbird Camden County, New Jersey, United States September 02, 2014 Details
Xestia dolosa
Greater Black-letter Dart
September 01, 2014 grayhairstreak New Castle County, Delaware, United States September 02, 2014 Details
Spilosoma virginica
Virginian Tiger Moth or Yellow Woolybear Moth
September 01, 2014 kbruck Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States September 02, 2014 Details
Rivula propinqualis
Spotted Grass Moth
September 01, 2014 Michael Melchiore Bucks County, Pennsylvania, United States September 02, 2014 Details
Elophila gyralis September 01, 2014 Michael Melchiore Bucks County, Pennsylvania, United States September 02, 2014 Details
Elophila icciusalis September 01, 2014 Michael Melchiore Bucks County, Pennsylvania, United States September 02, 2014 Details
Speyeria coronis
Coronis Fritillary
August 18, 2014 bwilliams Missoula County, Montana, United States September 02, 2014 Details
Euptoieta claudia
Variegated Fritillary
August 31, 2014 vision_m Texas, Morris County, United States September 02, 2014 Details
Junonia coenia
Common Buckeye
August 30, 2014 gunhilda Comanche County, Oklahoma, United States September 02, 2014 Details
Cercyonis pegala
Common Wood-Nymph
August 30, 2014 gunhilda Comanche County, Oklahoma, United States September 02, 2014 Details
Spilosoma virginica
Virginian Tiger Moth or Yellow Woolybear Moth
September 01, 2014 lnirenberg Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States September 02, 2014 Details
Ogdoconta cinereola
Common Pinkband
August 21, 2014 Leslie Warren Mahoning County, Ohio, United States September 02, 2014 Details
Lascoria ambigualis
Ambiguous Moth
August 30, 2014 Bill Hubick Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States September 02, 2014 Details
Ceratomia hageni
Hagen's sphinx
August 31, 2014 rmariestewart Wyandotte County, Kansas, United States September 02, 2014 Details
Acronicta americana
American Dagger Moth
September 01, 2014 catamiller3 St Joseph County, Indiana, United States September 02, 2014 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
September 01, 2014 Ken42 East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana, United States September 02, 2014 Details
Acronicta funeralis
Funerary Dagger Moth
August 29, 2014 SusanM Flathead County, Montana, United States September 02, 2014 Details
Paonias astylus
Huckleberry sphinx
August 29, 2014 jratkins79 Pittsylvania County, Virginia, United States September 02, 2014 Details
Catocala grotiana August 28, 2014 Dwaine Wagoner Natrona County, Wyoming, United States September 02, 2014 Details
Glaphyria fulminalis
Black-patched Glaphyria Moth
August 26, 2014 digginflowers Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States September 02, 2014 Details
Saucrobotys futilalis
Dogbane Saucrobotys Moth
August 24, 2014 cblazo Franklin County, Pennsylvania, United States September 02, 2014 Details
Dichagyris acclivis August 24, 2014 digginflowers Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States September 02, 2014 Details
Udea rubigalis
Celery Leaftier Moth
August 10, 2014 Carol Thornton-Anderson Edgar County, Illinois, United States September 02, 2014 Details
Hypagyrtis unipunctata
One-Spotted Variant
August 14, 2014 Carol Thornton-Anderson Orange County, Indiana, United States September 02, 2014 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
August 23, 2014 abwest Hancock County, Ohio, United States September 02, 2014 Details
Amydria effrentella August 15, 2014 finatic San Diego County, California, United States September 02, 2014 Details
Cochylis nana August 15, 2014 finatic San Diego County, California, United States September 02, 2014 Details
Paectes abrostoloides
Large Paectes
July 18, 2014 coreyk Clark County, Nevada, United States September 02, 2014 Details
Hypopta palmata July 18, 2014 coreyk Clark County, Nevada, United States September 02, 2014 Details
Acrolophus pyramellus August 15, 2014 finatic San Diego County, California, United States September 02, 2014 Details
Rindgea s-signata
Signate Looper
August 15, 2014 finatic San Diego County, California, United States September 02, 2014 Details
Acrolophus kearfotti August 15, 2014 finatic San Diego County, California, United States September 02, 2014 Details
Eudrepanulatrix rectifascia August 15, 2014 finatic San Diego County, California, United States September 02, 2014 Details
Mimorista subcostalis August 15, 2014 finatic San Diego County, California, United States September 02, 2014 Details
Chionodes fructuaria August 15, 2014 finatic San Diego County, California, United States September 02, 2014 Details
Chionodes fructuaria August 15, 2014 finatic San Diego County, California, United States September 02, 2014 Details
Aglossa acallalis August 15, 2014 finatic San Diego County, California, United States September 02, 2014 Details
Lacinipolia olivacea
Olive Arches
August 15, 2014 finatic San Diego County, California, United States September 02, 2014 Details
Ypsolopha rubrella July 25, 2014 finatic San Diego County, California, United States September 02, 2014 Details
Sciota uvinella
Sweetgum Leafroller Moth
August 01, 2014 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States September 02, 2014 Details
Telethusia ovalis
Oval Telethusia
July 13, 2014 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada September 02, 2014 Details
Pyrausta rubricalis September 01, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Hermeuptychia sosybius
Carolina Satyr
September 01, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Aetole tripunctella September 01, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Phyciodes tharos
Pearl Crescent
September 01, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Junonia coenia
Common Buckeye
September 01, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Hylephila phyleus
Fiery Skipper
September 01, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Fissicrambus mutabilis
Changeable Grass-veneer
September 01, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Horisme intestinata
Brown Bark Carpet
September 01, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Phoebis sennae
Cloudless Sulphur
September 01, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Strymon melinus
Gray Hairstreak
September 01, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Fulgoraecia exigua
Planthopper Parasite Moth
September 01, 2014 Dave Webb Harford County, Maryland, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Mythimna unipuncta
Armyworm Moth
August 29, 2014 TCat7187 Cecil County, Maryland, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Norape ovina
White Flannel Moth
August 30, 2014 kg_woltz Calvert County, Maryland, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Campaea perlata
Pale Beauty
September 01, 2014 Carol Thornton-Anderson Orange County, Indiana, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Baileya australis
Small Baileya
July 08, 2014 Ken Childs Chester County, Tennessee, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Idia denticulalis
Toothed Idia
August 29, 2014 Ken Childs Chester County, Tennessee, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Apantesis carlotta August 26, 2014 Ken Childs Chester County, Tennessee, United States September 01, 2014 Details