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
Brephidium exilis
Western Pygmy-Blue
May 22, 2016 PONYRCR Los Angeles County, California, United States May 24, 2016 Details
Phoebis sennae
Cloudless Sulphur
May 22, 2016 PONYRCR Los Angeles County, California, United States May 24, 2016 Details
Nymphalis antiopa
Mourning Cloak
May 22, 2016 PONYRCR Los Angeles County, California, United States May 24, 2016 Details
Agraulis vanillae
Gulf Fritillary
May 22, 2016 PONYRCR Los Angeles County, California, United States May 24, 2016 Details
Papilio cresphontes
Giant Swallowtail
May 22, 2016 PONYRCR Los Angeles County, California, United States May 24, 2016 Details
Spilosoma latipennis
Pink-Legged Tiger Moth
May 28, 2015 sh11 Ontario, Canada May 24, 2016 Details
Actias luna
Luna moth
May 23, 2016 arcticancer Blair County, Pennsylvania, United States May 24, 2016 Details
Megisto cymela
Little Wood-Satyr
May 23, 2016 Doug Bruce Loudon County, Tennessee, United States May 24, 2016 Details
Vanessa atalanta
Red Admiral
May 23, 2016 Doug Bruce Loudon County, Tennessee, United States May 24, 2016 Details
Asterocampa celtis
Hackberry Emperor
May 23, 2016 Doug Bruce Loudon County, Tennessee, United States May 24, 2016 Details
Chlosyne nycteis
Silvery Checkerspot
May 23, 2016 Doug Bruce Loudon County, Tennessee, United States May 24, 2016 Details
Cupido comyntas
Eastern Tailed-Blue
May 23, 2016 Doug Bruce Loudon County, Tennessee, United States May 24, 2016 Details
Pieris rapae
Cabbage White
May 23, 2016 Doug Bruce Loudon County, Tennessee, United States May 24, 2016 Details
Euphyes vestris
Dun Skipper
May 23, 2016 Doug Bruce Loudon County, Tennessee, United States May 24, 2016 Details
Danaus gilippus
Queen
May 19, 2016 Bdog Riverside County, California, United States May 24, 2016 Details
Colias harfordii
Harford's Sulphur
May 19, 2016 Bdog Riverside County, California, United States May 24, 2016 Details
Chlosyne nycteis
Silvery Checkerspot
May 22, 2016 CA Ivy Benton County, Arkansas, United States May 23, 2016 Details
Renia adspergillus
Speckled Renia Moth
May 21, 2016 CA Ivy
(Jon C. Ivy)
Cherokee County, Oklahoma, United States May 23, 2016 Details
Acronicta interrupta
Interrupted Dagger Moth
May 20, 2016 disteffv Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania, United States May 23, 2016 Details
Dryas iulia
Julia Heliconian
May 23, 2016 scfl47 Indian River County, Florida, United States May 23, 2016 Details
Papilio troilus
Spicebush Swallowtail
May 23, 2016 Carolyn Seaton York County, South Carolina, United States May 23, 2016 Details
Satyrium calanus
Banded Hairstreak
May 23, 2016 Carolyn Seaton York County, South Carolina, United States May 23, 2016 Details
Catocala blandula
Charming Underwing Moth
July 22, 2014 sh11 Ontario, Canada May 23, 2016 Details
Eudryas grata
Beautiful Wood-nymph
July 17, 2015 sh11 Ontario, Canada May 23, 2016 Details
Leuconycta diphteroides
Green Leuconycta
July 07, 2015 sh11 Ontario, Canada May 23, 2016 Details
Acronicta impleta
Yellow-haired Dagger Moth
May 20, 2016 disteffv Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania, United States May 23, 2016 Details
Sitochroa palealis July 29, 2015 sh11 Ontario, Canada May 23, 2016 Details
Dichomeris setosella May 22, 2016 K. S. Veitch Laurel County, Kentucky, United States May 23, 2016 Details
Campaea perlata
Pale Beauty
May 22, 2016 K. S. Veitch Laurel County, Kentucky, United States May 23, 2016 Details
Callophrys augustinus
Brown Elfin
May 19, 2016 MAKI Los Angeles County, California, United States May 23, 2016 Details
Orthonama obstipata
The Gem
May 22, 2016 Doug Bruce Anderson County, Tennessee, United States May 23, 2016 Details
Nymphalis californica
California Tortoiseshell
May 19, 2016 MAKI Los Angeles County, California, United States May 23, 2016 Details
Amphion floridensis
Nessus sphinx
May 20, 2016 Ahilgert Franklin County, Ohio, United States May 23, 2016 Details
Gretchena watchungana May 20, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States May 23, 2016 Details
Enodia anthedon
Northern Pearly-eye
May 21, 2016 Doug Bruce Roane County, Tennessee, United States May 23, 2016 Details
Megisto cymela
Little Wood-Satyr
May 21, 2016 Doug Bruce Roane County, Tennessee, United States May 23, 2016 Details
Polygonia interrogationis
Question Mark
May 21, 2016 Doug Bruce Roane County, Tennessee, United States May 23, 2016 Details
Asterocampa celtis
Hackberry Emperor
May 21, 2016 Doug Bruce Roane County, Tennessee, United States May 23, 2016 Details
Chlosyne nycteis
Silvery Checkerspot
May 21, 2016 Doug Bruce Roane County, Tennessee, United States May 23, 2016 Details
Speyeria cybele
Great Spangled Fritillary
May 21, 2016 Doug Bruce Roane County, Tennessee, United States May 23, 2016 Details
Papilio troilus
Spicebush Swallowtail
May 21, 2016 Doug Bruce Roane County, Tennessee, United States May 23, 2016 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
May 21, 2016 Doug Bruce Roane County, Tennessee, United States May 23, 2016 Details
Epargyreus clarus
Silver-spotted Skipper
May 21, 2016 Doug Bruce Roane County, Tennessee, United States May 23, 2016 Details
Thorybes pylades
Northern Cloudywing
May 21, 2016 Doug Bruce Roane County, Tennessee, United States May 23, 2016 Details
Poanes zabulon
Zabulon Skipper
May 21, 2016 Doug Bruce Roane County, Tennessee, United States May 23, 2016 Details
Wallengrenia otho
Southern Broken-Dash
May 21, 2016 Doug Bruce Roane County, Tennessee, United States May 23, 2016 Details
Pompeius verna
Little Glassywing
May 21, 2016 Doug Bruce Roane County, Tennessee, United States May 23, 2016 Details
Megisto cymela
Little Wood-Satyr
May 15, 2016 Doug Bruce Anderson County, Tennessee, United States May 23, 2016 Details
Hermeuptychia sosybius
Carolina Satyr
May 15, 2016 Doug Bruce Anderson County, Tennessee, United States May 23, 2016 Details
Vanessa atalanta
Red Admiral
May 15, 2016 Doug Bruce Anderson County, Tennessee, United States May 23, 2016 Details
Colias philodice
Clouded Sulphur
May 15, 2016 Doug Bruce Anderson County, Tennessee, United States May 23, 2016 Details
Papilio troilus
Spicebush Swallowtail
May 15, 2016 Doug Bruce Anderson County, Tennessee, United States May 23, 2016 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
May 15, 2016 Doug Bruce Anderson County, Tennessee, United States May 23, 2016 Details
Poanes zabulon
Zabulon Skipper
May 15, 2016 Doug Bruce Anderson County, Tennessee, United States May 23, 2016 Details
Hermeuptychia sosybius
Carolina Satyr
May 14, 2016 Doug Bruce Blount County, Tennessee, United States May 23, 2016 Details
Vanessa atalanta
Red Admiral
May 14, 2016 Doug Bruce Blount County, Tennessee, United States May 23, 2016 Details
Libytheana carinenta
American Snout
May 14, 2016 Doug Bruce Blount County, Tennessee, United States May 23, 2016 Details
Pieris rapae
Cabbage White
May 14, 2016 Doug Bruce Blount County, Tennessee, United States May 23, 2016 Details
Smerinthus cerisyi
One-eyed sphinx
May 21, 2016 Jarchibold Saratoga County, New York, United States May 23, 2016 Details
Halysidota sp. May 21, 2016 K. S. Veitch Laurel County, Kentucky, United States May 23, 2016 Details
Thorybes pylades
Northern Cloudywing
May 20, 2016 cosmic_cat Little River County, Arkansas, United States May 23, 2016 Details
Papilio cresphontes
Giant Swallowtail
May 20, 2016 cosmic_cat Little River County, Arkansas, United States May 23, 2016 Details
Vanessa atalanta
Red Admiral
May 20, 2016 cosmic_cat Little River County, Arkansas, United States May 23, 2016 Details
Junonia coenia
Common Buckeye
May 20, 2016 cosmic_cat Little River County, Arkansas, United States May 23, 2016 Details
Cupido comyntas
Eastern Tailed-Blue
May 20, 2016 cosmic_cat Little River County, Arkansas, United States May 23, 2016 Details
Megisto cymela
Little Wood-Satyr
May 20, 2016 cosmic_cat Little River County, Arkansas, United States May 23, 2016 Details
Patalene olyzonaria
Juniper Geometer
May 20, 2016 johnmiller Bradley County, Tennessee, United States May 23, 2016 Details
Battus philenor
Pipevine Swallowtail
May 17, 2016 Jls363 Sacramento County, California, United States May 23, 2016 Details
Lycaena xanthoides
Great Copper
May 19, 2016 Bdog Riverside County, California, United States May 23, 2016 Details
Nymphalis antiopa
Mourning Cloak
May 19, 2016 Turtleblonde Los Angeles County, California, United States May 23, 2016 Details
Papilio zelicaon
Anise Swallowtail
May 03, 2016 Lepidopteron Alameda County, California, United States May 23, 2016 Details
Papilio zelicaon
Anise Swallowtail
May 02, 2016 Lepidopteron Alameda County, California, United States May 23, 2016 Details
Pieris rapae
Cabbage White
May 01, 2016 Lepidopteron Alameda County, California, United States May 23, 2016 Details
Papilio zelicaon
Anise Swallowtail
May 15, 2016 Lepidopteron Alameda County, California, United States May 23, 2016 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
May 08, 2016 Lepidopteron Alameda County, California, United States May 23, 2016 Details
Poanes melane
Umber Skipper
May 08, 2016 Lepidopteron Alameda County, California, United States May 23, 2016 Details
Papilio rutulus
Western Tiger Swallowtail
June 16, 2015 Lepidopteron Alameda County, California, United States May 23, 2016 Details
Hyalophora euryalus
Ceanothus silkmoth
May 18, 2016 carlysummer Adams County, Idaho, United States May 23, 2016 Details
Exoteleia pinifoliella
Pine Needleminer Moth
April 29, 2016 johnmiller Bradley County, Tennessee, United States May 23, 2016 Details
Metarranthis homuraria April 28, 2016 johnmiller Bradley County, Tennessee, United States May 23, 2016 Details
Parallelia bistriaris
Maple Looper Moth
April 28, 2016 johnmiller Bradley County, Tennessee, United States May 23, 2016 Details
Clepsis peritana
Garden Tortrix
April 28, 2016 johnmiller Bradley County, Tennessee, United States May 23, 2016 Details
Tetanolita floridana
Florida Tetanolita Moth
April 25, 2016 johnmiller Bradley County, Tennessee, United States May 23, 2016 Details
Lascoria ambigualis
Ambiguous Moth
April 25, 2016 johnmiller Bradley County, Tennessee, United States May 23, 2016 Details
Zanclognatha lituralis
Lettered Zanclognatha
April 25, 2016 johnmiller Bradley County, Tennessee, United States May 23, 2016 Details
Anageshna primordialis April 19, 2016 johnmiller Bradley County, Tennessee, United States May 23, 2016 Details
Cerathosia tricolor May 14, 2016 ddodd Texas, United States, Val Verde County May 22, 2016 Details
Lycia ursaria
Stout Spanworm
April 22, 2016 curtis.lehman Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States May 22, 2016 Details
Macaria bisignata
Red-headed inchworm
April 18, 2016 curtis.lehman Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States May 22, 2016 Details
Trichodezia albovittata
White-striped Black
June 19, 2015 sh11 Ontario, Canada May 22, 2016 Details
Pasiphila rectangulata
Green Pug
June 22, 2015 sh11 Ontario, Canada May 22, 2016 Details
Dyspteris abortivaria
The Bad-wing
June 22, 2015 sh11 Ontario, Canada May 22, 2016 Details
Machimia tentoriferella
Gold-striped Leaftier Moth
September 05, 2015 sh11 Ontario, Canada May 22, 2016 Details
Caripeta piniata
Northern Pine Looper Moth
June 09, 2014 sh11 Ontario, Canada May 22, 2016 Details
Nemoria mimosaria
White-fringed Emerald
May 21, 2016 franpope Allegany County, Maryland, United States May 22, 2016 Details
Dyspteris abortivaria
The Bad-wing
May 21, 2016 franpope Allegany County, Maryland, United States May 22, 2016 Details
Copaeodes minima
Southern Skipperling
May 22, 2016 neflodonata Duval County, Florida, United States May 22, 2016 Details
Agraulis vanillae
Gulf Fritillary
May 22, 2016 neflodonata Duval County, Florida, United States May 22, 2016 Details
Anania coronata May 20, 2016 jvincemery Loudoun County, Virginia, United States May 22, 2016 Details
Macaria minorata
Minor Angle Moth
May 21, 2016 yardbird Camden County, New Jersey, United States May 22, 2016 Details