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
Nedra ramosula
Gray Half-Spot
August 28, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States August 29, 2014 Details
Heterocampa biundata
Wavy-lined Heterocampa
August 29, 2014 motty69 Knox County, Tennessee, United States August 29, 2014 Details
Idaea scintillularia
Diminutive Wave
August 27, 2014 Jim Eckert Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States August 29, 2014 Details
Sparganothis reticulatana
Reticulated Fruitworm Moth
August 09, 2014 Elizabeth Wolfe Marion County, Tennessee, United States August 29, 2014 Details
Microcrambus elegans
Elegant Grass-veneer
August 09, 2014 Elizabeth Wolfe Marion County, Tennessee, United States August 29, 2014 Details
Papilio troilus
Spicebush Swallowtail
August 24, 2014 maria.hoffman6@gmail.com Suffolk County, New York, United States August 29, 2014 Details
Lintneria eremitus
Hermit sphinx
August 28, 2014 nacomeau Ontario, Canada August 29, 2014 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
August 26, 2014 maria.hoffman6@gmail.com Suffolk County, New York, United States August 29, 2014 Details
Haematopis grataria
Chickweed Geometer
August 28, 2014 crm211b Ontario, Canada August 29, 2014 Details
Strymon melinus
Gray Hairstreak
August 21, 2014 Ralph S. Carlson Los Angeles County, California, United States August 29, 2014 Details
Phyciodes tharos
Pearl Crescent
August 20, 2014 dpitcher Erie County, Ohio, United States August 29, 2014 Details
Phoebis sennae
Cloudless Sulphur
August 28, 2014 Ralph S. Carlson Los Angeles County, California, United States August 29, 2014 Details
Polygonia interrogationis
Question Mark
August 28, 2014 juliereid Ontario, Canada August 29, 2014 Details
Acrolophus popeanella
Clemens' Grass Tubeworm Moth
August 22, 2013 digginflowers Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States August 29, 2014 Details
Coryphista meadii
Barberry Geometer
August 26, 2014 franpope Garrett County, Maryland, United States August 29, 2014 Details
Desmia funeralis
Grape Leaffolder Moth
August 26, 2014 franpope Garrett County, Maryland, United States August 29, 2014 Details
Renia discoloralis
Discolored Renia Moth
August 24, 2014 David Trently Pike County, Pennsylvania, United States August 29, 2014 Details
Phalaenophana pyramusalis
Dark-banded Owlet Moth
August 02, 2014 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada August 29, 2014 Details
Euchaetes egle
Milkweed Tussock Moth or Milkweed Tiger Moth
August 28, 2014 rikki39 Summit County, Ohio, United States August 29, 2014 Details
Epargyreus clarus
Silver-spotted Skipper
August 07, 2014 mathgeek Jackson County, Illinois, United States August 29, 2014 Details
Episimus argutanus August 27, 2014 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States August 29, 2014 Details
Actias luna
Luna moth
August 27, 2014 Andrew J. Tarquino Ohio, United States August 29, 2014 Details
Feltia herilis
Master's Dart
August 27, 2014 Jimulacrum Hillsborough County, New Hampshire, United States August 29, 2014 Details
Macaria notata
Birch Angle
August 26, 2014 Dave Webb Harford County, Maryland, United States August 29, 2014 Details
Phalaenophana pyramusalis
Dark-banded Owlet Moth
August 27, 2014 caher001 Carroll County, Maryland, United States August 29, 2014 Details
Lascoria ambigualis
Ambiguous Moth
August 27, 2014 caher001 Carroll County, Maryland, United States August 29, 2014 Details
Hypena baltimoralis
Baltimore Bomolocha Moth
August 27, 2014 caher001 Carroll County, Maryland, United States August 29, 2014 Details
Apamea helva
Yellow Three-spot
August 27, 2014 dendroica5 Franklin County, Massachusetts, United States August 29, 2014 Details
Tetanolita floridana
Florida Tetanolita Moth
August 24, 2014 digginflowers Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States August 29, 2014 Details
Paectes abrostoloides
Large Paectes
August 23, 2014 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States August 29, 2014 Details
Meganola minuscula
Confused Meganola
August 19, 2014 davmcnaugh Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States August 29, 2014 Details
Tetanolita floridana
Florida Tetanolita Moth
August 18, 2014 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States August 29, 2014 Details
Datana perspicua
Spotted Datana
August 04, 2014 michaeloberg Benton County, Missouri, United States August 29, 2014 Details
Caloptilia sassafrasella
Sassafras Caloptilia Moth
July 10, 2014 ozcomomoths Ozark County, Missouri, United States August 29, 2014 Details
Tetanolita floridana
Florida Tetanolita Moth
July 15, 2014 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States August 29, 2014 Details
Argyrotaenia pinatubana
Pine Tube Moth
July 15, 2014 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States August 29, 2014 Details
Argyrotaenia velutinana
Red Banded Leafroller Moth
August 28, 2014 ddodd Marion County, Alabama, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Palthis angulalis
Dark-spotted Palthis Moth
August 28, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Hypsopygia olinalis August 28, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Scopula limboundata
Large Lace-border
August 28, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Lophosis labeculata August 28, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Caloptilia bimaculatella August 28, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Nymphalis antiopa
Mourning Cloak
August 27, 2014 CatWhat Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada August 28, 2014 Details
Wallengrenia egeremet
Northern Broken-Dash
August 28, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Euptoieta claudia
Variegated Fritillary
August 28, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Thorybes bathyllus
Southern Cloudywing
August 28, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Phoebis sennae
Cloudless Sulphur
August 28, 2014 vision_m Texas, Morris County, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Polygonia interrogationis
Question Mark
August 28, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
August 27, 2014 vision_m Texas, Morris County, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Atalopedes campestris
Sachem
August 28, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Hylephila phyleus
Fiery Skipper
August 28, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Cercyonis pegala
Common Wood-Nymph
August 16, 2014 dbruce
(Judy Fuson)
Putnam County, Tennessee, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Pyrisitia lisa
Little Yellow
August 28, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Papilio cresphontes
Giant Swallowtail
August 27, 2014 vision_m Texas, Morris County, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Papilio cresphontes
Giant Swallowtail
August 28, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Acronicta oblinita
Smeared Dagger Moth
August 28, 2014 yardbird Kent County, Delaware, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Darapsa myron
Virginia creeper sphinx
August 28, 2014 umoth24 Elmore County, Alabama, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Lambdina fiscellaria
Hemlock Looper Moth
August 27, 2014 Aboover Knox County, Maine, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Phoebis sennae
Cloudless Sulphur
August 28, 2014 polson123 Columbus County, North Carolina, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
August 21, 2014 dpitcher Erie County, Ohio, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Antheraea polyphemus
Polyphemus moth
September 18, 2010 franpope Preston County, West Virginia, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Papilio cresphontes
Giant Swallowtail
August 28, 2014 chherrmann Suffolk County, New York, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Schizura unicornis
Unicorn Caterpillar Moth
August 27, 2014 digginflowers Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Phalaenostola eumelusalis
Dark Phalaenostola Moth
August 25, 2014 digginflowers Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Hylephila phyleus
Fiery Skipper
August 28, 2014 chherrmann Suffolk County, New York, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Papilio troilus
Spicebush Swallowtail
August 28, 2014 chherrmann Suffolk County, New York, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Spragueia dama
Southern Spragueia
August 27, 2014 Jason Sturner Knox County, Tennessee, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Catocala angusi
Angus's Underwing
August 27, 2014 Jason Sturner Knox County, Tennessee, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Parallelia bistriaris
Maple Looper Moth
August 23, 2014 David Trently Wayne County, Pennsylvania, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Caenurgina crassiuscula
Clover Looper Moth
August 15, 2014 Bob Bouman Northampton County, Pennsylvania, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Marimatha nigrofimbria
Black-bordered Lemon Moth
August 25, 2014 curtis.lehman
(Bob Machesney)
Butler County, Pennsylvania, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Hyalophora cecropia
Cecropia silkmoth
August 28, 2014 hbgoodall Chester County, Pennsylvania, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Lygropia rivulalis August 02, 2014 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada August 28, 2014 Details
Idia americalis
American Idia Moth
August 27, 2014 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Eacles imperialis
Imperial moth
August 24, 2014 H. Hooper Leon County, Florida, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Papilio cresphontes
Giant Swallowtail
August 27, 2014 tanyapaul New York, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
August 21, 2014 tanyapaul New York, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Coenonympha tullia
Common Ringlet
August 27, 2014 Jarchibold Saratoga County, New York, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Coenonympha tullia
Common Ringlet
August 26, 2014 Jarchibold Saratoga County, New York, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
August 26, 2014 Jarchibold Saratoga County, New York, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Euphyia intermediata
Sharp-angled Carpet
August 27, 2014 crm211b Ontario, Canada August 28, 2014 Details
Urbanus proteus
Long-tailed Skipper
August 27, 2014 krancmm Brazoria County, Texas, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Calpodes ethlius
Brazilian Skipper
August 27, 2014 krancmm Brazoria County, Texas, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Chioides albofasciatus
White-striped Longtail
August 27, 2014 krancmm Brazoria County, Texas, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Vanessa cardui
Painted Lady
August 27, 2014 krancmm Brazoria County, Texas, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Lerema accius
Clouded Skipper
August 26, 2014 krancmm Brazoria County, Texas, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Urbanus proteus
Long-tailed Skipper
August 26, 2014 krancmm Brazoria County, Texas, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Lophocampa argentata
Silver-Spotted Tiger Moth
July 28, 2014 jim.odonater Coconino County, Arizona, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Agrius cingulata
Pink-spotted hawkmoth
October 26, 2012 webielenberg Blount County, Tennessee, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Abaeis nicippe
Sleepy Orange
August 27, 2014 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Gloveria arizonensis July 28, 2014 jim.odonater Coconino County, Arizona, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Manduca rustica
Rustic sphinx
August 25, 2014 nanaoflia Bossier Parish, Louisiana, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Caradrina clavipalpis
Pale Mottled Willow Moth
August 16, 2014 David Trently Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Parasa indetermina
Stinging Rose Caterpillar Moth
August 26, 2014 aarondalton Williamson County, Tennessee, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Nemapogon auropulvella August 26, 2014 digginflowers Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Phyciodes phaon
Phaon Crescent
August 26, 2014 Englishman Hernando County, Florida, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Schinia acutilinea August 26, 2014 Dwaine Wagoner Johnson County, Wyoming, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Junonia genoveva
Mangrove Buckeye
February 08, 2006 rob77897@gmail.com Monroe County, Florida, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Pachysphinx occidentalis
Big poplar sphinx
July 26, 2014 Mariposa14 Arizona, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Parasa indetermina
Stinging Rose Caterpillar Moth
August 21, 2014 ArabianLights Hickman County, Tennessee, United States August 28, 2014 Details