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
Thysania zenobia
Owl Moth
September 12, 2014 Tom Middagh Nobles County, Minnesota, United States September 19, 2014 Details
Apatelodes torrefacta
Spotted Apatelodes Moth
September 18, 2014 Rich Civil Chester County, Pennsylvania, United States September 19, 2014 Details
Apoda y inversum
Yellow-collared Slug Moth
July 09, 2014 b.cn.u Ontario, Canada September 19, 2014 Details
Schizura concinna
Red-humped Caterpillar Moth
September 18, 2014 JeanEvoy De Soto County, Florida, United States September 19, 2014 Details
Scopula limboundata
Large Lace-border
July 08, 2014 b.cn.u Ontario, Canada September 19, 2014 Details
Scopula limboundata
Large Lace-border
July 10, 2014 b.cn.u Ontario, Canada September 19, 2014 Details
Oegoconia quadripuncta
Four-spotted Yellowneck
July 24, 2014 b.cn.u Ontario, Canada September 19, 2014 Details
Eusarca confusaria
Confused Eusarca
July 12, 2014 b.cn.u Ontario, Canada September 19, 2014 Details
Chytolita morbidalis
Morbid Owlet Moth
July 06, 2014 b.cn.u Ontario, Canada September 19, 2014 Details
Pseudeustrotia carneola
Pink-barred Pseudeustrotia
July 21, 2014 b.cn.u Ontario, Canada September 19, 2014 Details
Prochoerodes lineola
Large Maple Spanworm Moth
July 08, 2014 b.cn.u Ontario, Canada September 19, 2014 Details
Pasiphila rectangulata
Green Pug
July 10, 2014 b.cn.u Ontario, Canada September 19, 2014 Details
Microcrambus elegans
Elegant Grass-veneer
July 06, 2014 b.cn.u Ontario, Canada September 19, 2014 Details
Malacosoma disstria
Forest Tent Caterpillar Moth
June 30, 2014 b.cn.u Ontario, Canada September 19, 2014 Details
Choreutis pariana
Apple Leaf Skeletonizer
July 06, 2014 b.cn.u Ontario, Canada September 19, 2014 Details
Ostrinia nubilalis
European Corn Borer Moth
September 01, 2014 treichard Juniata County, Pennsylvania, United States September 19, 2014 Details
Metalectra quadrisignata
Four-spotted Fungus Moth
September 18, 2014 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States September 19, 2014 Details
Hypena bijugalis
Dimorphic Bomolocha Moth
September 18, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States September 18, 2014 Details
Callopistria floridensis
Florida Callopistria Moth
September 18, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States September 18, 2014 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
September 18, 2014 Carol Thornton-Anderson Oldham County, Kentucky, United States September 18, 2014 Details
Junonia coenia
Common Buckeye
September 18, 2014 Carol Thornton-Anderson Oldham County, Kentucky, United States September 18, 2014 Details
Clemensia albata
Little White Lichen Moth
September 18, 2014 Carol Thornton-Anderson Orange County, Indiana, United States September 18, 2014 Details
Catocala robinsoni
Robinson's Underwing
September 18, 2014 Carol Thornton-Anderson Orange County, Indiana, United States September 18, 2014 Details
Aethes angulatana
Angular Aethes
September 02, 2014 dncms Knox County, Ohio, United States September 18, 2014 Details
Synchlora aerata
Wavy-Lined Emerald
September 02, 2014 dncms Knox County, Ohio, United States September 18, 2014 Details
Grammia parthenice
Parthenice Tiger Moth
September 18, 2014 ozzette Coffee County, Tennessee, United States September 18, 2014 Details
Acronicta oblinita
Smeared Dagger Moth
September 18, 2014 kimby37 Essex County, Massachusetts, United States September 18, 2014 Details
Halysidota tessellaris
Banded Tussock Moth or Pale Tiger Moth
September 18, 2014 curtis.lehman
(Chad E. Kauffman)
Juniata County, Pennsylvania, United States September 18, 2014 Details
Lophocampa caryae
Hickory Tussock Moth or Hickory Tiger Moth
September 18, 2014 curtis.lehman
(Chad E. Kauffman)
Juniata County, Pennsylvania, United States September 18, 2014 Details
Marimatha nigrofimbria
Black-bordered Lemon Moth
September 17, 2014 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States September 18, 2014 Details
Nephelodes minians
Bronzed Cutworm Moth
September 18, 2014 digginflowers Cumberland County, New Jersey, United States September 18, 2014 Details
Chrysodeixis includens
Soybean Looper Moth
September 18, 2014 digginflowers Cumberland County, New Jersey, United States September 18, 2014 Details
Euchlaena amoenaria
Deep Yellow Euchlaena
August 13, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States September 18, 2014 Details
Digrammia ocellinata
Faint-spotted Angle
August 13, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States September 18, 2014 Details
Scoparia biplagialis August 13, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States September 18, 2014 Details
Spodoptera exigua
Beet Armyworm Moth
August 01, 2014 finatic San Diego County, California, United States September 18, 2014 Details
Biston betularia
Pepper and Salt Geometer
August 13, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States September 18, 2014 Details
Spodoptera exigua
Beet Armyworm Moth
August 03, 2014 finatic San Diego County, California, United States September 18, 2014 Details
Leucania inermis
Unarmed Wainscot
August 12, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States September 18, 2014 Details
Asterocampa celtis
Hackberry Emperor
September 10, 2014 aut2bhomeincarolina Clarendon County, South Carolina, United States September 18, 2014 Details
Scoparia basalis August 12, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States September 18, 2014 Details
Toxonprucha volucris May 04, 2014 finatic San Diego County, California, United States September 18, 2014 Details
Plagodis alcoolaria
Hollow-spotted Plagodis
August 12, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States September 18, 2014 Details
Hemieuxoa rudens May 27, 2014 finatic San Diego County, California, United States September 18, 2014 Details
Galgula partita
The Wedgling
May 11, 2014 finatic San Diego County, California, United States September 18, 2014 Details
Acleris chalybeana August 12, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States September 18, 2014 Details
Uresiphita reversalis
Genista Broom Moth
May 02, 2014 finatic San Diego County, California, United States September 18, 2014 Details
Campaea perlata
Pale Beauty
September 18, 2014 magnunc Howard County, Maryland, United States September 18, 2014 Details
Spragueia leo
Common Spragueia
August 12, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States September 18, 2014 Details
Melanolophia canadaria
Canadian melanolophia
August 12, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States September 18, 2014 Details
Triocnemis saporis July 26, 2014 jim.odonater Inyo County, California, United States September 18, 2014 Details
Clepsis virescana August 12, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States September 18, 2014 Details
Eudryas grata
Beautiful Wood-nymph
August 12, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States September 18, 2014 Details
Xylophanes tersa
Tersa Sphinx
September 18, 2014 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States September 18, 2014 Details
Hemieuxoa rudens April 25, 2014 finatic San Diego County, California, United States September 18, 2014 Details
Eacles imperialis
Imperial moth
September 17, 2014 snowilliwaw Fayette County, Pennsylvania, United States September 18, 2014 Details
Melipotis jucunda
Merry Melipotis
May 24, 2014 finatic Nye County, Nevada, United States September 18, 2014 Details
Melipotis jucunda
Merry Melipotis
May 24, 2014 finatic Nye County, Nevada, United States September 18, 2014 Details
Spodoptera exigua
Beet Armyworm Moth
August 14, 2014 finatic San Diego County, California, United States September 18, 2014 Details
Eacles imperialis
Imperial moth
September 14, 2014 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States September 18, 2014 Details
Eacles imperialis
Imperial moth
September 13, 2014 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States September 18, 2014 Details
Eacles imperialis
Imperial moth
September 10, 2014 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States September 18, 2014 Details
Eacles imperialis
Imperial moth
September 08, 2014 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States September 18, 2014 Details
Chrysodeixis includens
Soybean Looper Moth
September 10, 2014 mathgeek Jackson County, Illinois, United States September 18, 2014 Details
Schizura unicornis
Unicorn Caterpillar Moth
September 08, 2014 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States September 18, 2014 Details
Hypenula cacuminalis
Long-horned Owlet
September 05, 2014 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States September 18, 2014 Details
Mythimna unipuncta
Armyworm Moth
September 15, 2014 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States September 18, 2014 Details
Hypercompe scribonia
Great Leopard Moth
September 17, 2014 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States September 18, 2014 Details
Eupragia hospita September 17, 2014 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States September 18, 2014 Details
Eosphoropteryx thyatyroides
Pink-Patched Looper Moth or Pink-tinted beauty
August 25, 2014 disteffv Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States September 18, 2014 Details
Eumorpha fasciatus
Banded sphinx
September 18, 2014 Stuart Marcus Texas, Liberty County, United States September 18, 2014 Details
Ogdoconta cinereola
Common Pinkband
September 03, 2014 b.cn.u Ontario, Canada September 18, 2014 Details
Hypsopygia olinalis July 30, 2014 b.cn.u Ontario, Canada September 18, 2014 Details
Ocrasa nostralis
Southern Hayworm Moth
September 17, 2014 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States September 18, 2014 Details
Herpetogramma bipunctalis
Two-spotted Herpetogramma
September 17, 2014 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States September 18, 2014 Details
Eupithecia miserulata September 17, 2014 Chip Krilowicz Cumberland County, New Jersey, United States September 18, 2014 Details
Virbia aurantiaca
Orange Holomelina
September 17, 2014 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States September 18, 2014 Details
Athetis tarda
The Slow Poke
September 13, 2014 Rangertsp Franklin County, Tennessee, United States September 18, 2014 Details
Plusiodonta compressipalpis
Moonseed Moth
July 18, 2014 Rangertsp Davidson County, Tennessee, United States September 18, 2014 Details
Vanessa cardui
Painted Lady
September 17, 2014 maria.hoffman6@gmail.com Suffolk County, New York, United States September 18, 2014 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
September 17, 2014 maria.hoffman6@gmail.com Suffolk County, New York, United States September 18, 2014 Details
Schinia arcigera
Arcigera Flower Moth
August 25, 2014 somethingroyal Bradford County, Pennsylvania, United States September 18, 2014 Details
Elaphria chalcedonia
Chalcedony Midget
September 14, 2014 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States September 18, 2014 Details
Epiblema abruptana
Abrupt Epiblema Moth
September 14, 2014 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States September 18, 2014 Details
Agriphila ruricolellus August 25, 2014 somethingroyal Bradford County, Pennsylvania, United States September 18, 2014 Details
Hypercompe scribonia
Great Leopard Moth
September 17, 2014 TroyJSharpe Duval County, Florida, United States September 18, 2014 Details
Idia rotundalis
Rotund Idia Moth
September 14, 2014 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States September 18, 2014 Details
Idaea tacturata
Dot-lined Wave
September 14, 2014 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States September 18, 2014 Details
Colias philodice
Clouded Sulphur
September 17, 2014 dendroica5 Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States September 18, 2014 Details
Papilio polyxenes
Black Swallowtail
September 17, 2014 dendroica5 Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States September 18, 2014 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
September 17, 2014 dendroica5 Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States September 18, 2014 Details
Lintneria eremitus
Hermit sphinx
September 16, 2014 kkilts Warren County, New Jersey, United States September 18, 2014 Details
Speranza colata September 12, 2014 Robert Gorman Inyo County, California, United States September 18, 2014 Details
Leucania linda September 13, 2014 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States September 18, 2014 Details
Herpetogramma theseusalis
Herpetogramma Moth
September 08, 2014 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States September 18, 2014 Details
Ochlodes yuma
Yuma Skipper
September 10, 2014 Robert Gorman Inyo County, California, United States September 18, 2014 Details
Papilio cresphontes
Giant Swallowtail
September 15, 2014 rfriedman San Diego County, California, United States September 18, 2014 Details
Grapholita packardi September 10, 2014 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States September 18, 2014 Details
Proxenus miranda
Miranda Moth
July 17, 2014 paulk Lake County, Indiana, United States September 18, 2014 Details
Caenurgina erechtea
Forage Looper Moth
July 26, 2014 paulk Lake County, Indiana, United States September 18, 2014 Details