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
Lycomorpha pholus
Black-and-yellow Lichen Moth
April 19, 2015 seedsgrow Texas, Travis County, United States April 21, 2015 Details
Streptopalpia minusculalis April 19, 2015 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States April 21, 2015 Details
Orthosia hibisci
Speckled Green Fruitworm Moth
April 16, 2015 JohnRoosenberg Albany County, New York, United States April 21, 2015 Details
Feralia jocosa
Jocose Sallow
April 16, 2015 JohnRoosenberg Albany County, New York, United States April 21, 2015 Details
Hemaris thysbe
Hummingbird Clearwing
April 20, 2015 PATSY WENCES Polk County, Florida, United States April 21, 2015 Details
Seirarctia echo
Echo Moth
April 20, 2015 Mouthed oh St Johns County, Florida, United States April 21, 2015 Details
Dichomeris inserrata April 18, 2015 arcturusangel Harrison County, Texas, United States April 21, 2015 Details
Asterocampa clyton
Tawny Emperor
March 22, 2015 vixxie Cameron County, Texas, United States April 21, 2015 Details
Phoebis agarithe
Large Orange Sulphur
October 10, 2014 KristyBaker Texas, Starr County, United States April 21, 2015 Details
Ilexia intractata April 20, 2015 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States April 20, 2015 Details
Euphydryas chalcedona
Chalcedon Checkerspot
April 20, 2015 Daniel Smith Los Angeles County, California, United States April 20, 2015 Details
Erynnis baptisiae
Wild Indigo Duskywing
April 18, 2015 Howell_Curtis Hardin County, Kentucky, United States April 20, 2015 Details
Pangrapta decoralis
Decorated Owlet
April 20, 2015 Alicia Jackson Moore County, North Carolina, United States April 20, 2015 Details
Phyllodesma americana
Lappet Moth
April 18, 2015 treichard Allegany County, Maryland, United States April 20, 2015 Details
Phyllodesma americana
Lappet Moth
April 20, 2015 Carol Thornton-Anderson Orange County, Indiana, United States April 20, 2015 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
April 18, 2015 redandsilverfox Fort Bend County, Texas, United States April 20, 2015 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
April 18, 2015 redandsilverfox Fort Bend County, Texas, United States April 20, 2015 Details
Ellida caniplaga
Linden Prominent
April 18, 2015 treichard Allegany County, Maryland, United States April 20, 2015 Details
Nola triquetrana
Three-spotted Nola Moth
April 18, 2015 treichard Allegany County, Maryland, United States April 20, 2015 Details
Hypena scabra
Green Cloverworm Moth
April 18, 2015 treichard Allegany County, Maryland, United States April 20, 2015 Details
Colocasia flavicornis
Yellowhorn Moth
April 18, 2015 treichard Allegany County, Maryland, United States April 20, 2015 Details
Copivaleria grotei
Grote's Sallow
April 18, 2015 treichard Allegany County, Maryland, United States April 20, 2015 Details
Cleora sublunaria
Double-lined Gray
April 18, 2015 treichard Allegany County, Maryland, United States April 20, 2015 Details
Pseudexentera virginiana April 18, 2015 treichard Allegany County, Maryland, United States April 20, 2015 Details
Eupsilia vinulenta
Straight-toothed Sallow
April 18, 2015 treichard Allegany County, Maryland, United States April 20, 2015 Details
Nedra ramosula
Gray Half-Spot
April 18, 2015 treichard Allegany County, Maryland, United States April 20, 2015 Details
Venusia comptaria
Brown-shaded Carpet
April 18, 2015 treichard Allegany County, Maryland, United States April 20, 2015 Details
Nymphalis antiopa
Mourning Cloak
April 19, 2015 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada April 20, 2015 Details
Nymphalis antiopa
Mourning Cloak
April 19, 2015 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada April 20, 2015 Details
Brephidium exilis
Western Pygmy-Blue
April 19, 2015 starmans Lincoln County, Nevada, United States April 20, 2015 Details
Psaphida resumens
Figure-Eight Sallow
April 19, 2015 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada April 20, 2015 Details
Ctenucha virginica
Virginia Ctenucha
April 13, 2015 Smokeybird5 Ontario, Canada April 20, 2015 Details
Copivaleria grotei
Grote's Sallow
April 18, 2015 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada April 20, 2015 Details
Psychomorpha epimenis
Grapevine Epimenis
April 18, 2015 curtis.lehman Allegany County, Maryland, United States April 20, 2015 Details
Copivaleria grotei
Grote's Sallow
April 18, 2015 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada April 20, 2015 Details
Nymphalis antiopa
Mourning Cloak
April 18, 2015 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada April 20, 2015 Details
Agraulis vanillae
Gulf Fritillary
April 20, 2015 MarcyG Santa Clara County, California, United States April 20, 2015 Details
Callophrys henrici
Henry's Elfin
April 20, 2015 hiker96 Leavenworth County, Kansas, United States April 20, 2015 Details
Spilosoma dubia
Dubious Tiger Moth
May 15, 2009 curtis.lehman
(Steven Johnson)
Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania, United States April 20, 2015 Details
Nemoria bistriaria
Red-fringed Emerald
May 19, 2013 LinRandolph Ashtabula County, Ohio, United States April 20, 2015 Details
Archiearis infans
The Infant
April 19, 2015 stormyeyes99 Morris County, New Jersey, United States April 20, 2015 Details
Mesoleuca ruficillata
White-ribboned Carpet Moth
May 22, 2014 LinRandolph Ashtabula County, Ohio, United States April 20, 2015 Details
Probole amicaria May 26, 2014 LinRandolph Ashtabula County, Ohio, United States April 20, 2015 Details
Dichorda iridaria
Showy Emerald
May 29, 2013 LinRandolph Ashtabula County, Ohio, United States April 20, 2015 Details
Argyrotaenia mariana
Gray-banded Leafroller
May 05, 2013 LinRandolph Ashtabula County, Ohio, United States April 20, 2015 Details
Martyringa xeraula
Himalayan Grain Moth
April 18, 2015 Peter Homann Leon County, Florida, United States April 20, 2015 Details
Plusia contexta
Connected Looper Moth
June 01, 2014 LinRandolph Ashtabula County, Ohio, United States April 20, 2015 Details
Agrius cingulata
Pink-spotted hawkmoth
April 20, 2015 wj1563 Bexar County, Texas, United States April 20, 2015 Details
Hemaris diffinis
Snowberry Clearwing
April 19, 2015 Chip Krilowicz Caroline County, Maryland, United States April 20, 2015 Details
Manduca rustica
Rustic sphinx
April 19, 2015 hburke727 Bell County, Texas, United States April 20, 2015 Details
Nymphalis antiopa
Mourning Cloak
April 18, 2015 annfro Mason County, Washington, United States April 20, 2015 Details
Pyrrharctia isabella
Isabella Tiger Moth or Banded Woolybear
April 18, 2015 Chris Blomme Ontario, Canada April 20, 2015 Details
Autographa californica April 20, 2015 lotusgreen Alameda County, California, United States April 20, 2015 Details
Autographa californica April 20, 2015 lotusgreen Alameda County, California, United States April 20, 2015 Details
Zale unilineata
One-lined Zale
April 18, 2015 strixv Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States April 20, 2015 Details
Zale lunata
Lunate Zale
April 18, 2015 strixv Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States April 20, 2015 Details
Iridopsis defectaria
Brown-shaded Gray
April 18, 2015 strixv Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States April 20, 2015 Details
Phyciodes tharos
Pearl Crescent
April 18, 2015 SteveHarbula Ellis County, Texas, United States April 20, 2015 Details
Eutrapela clemataria
Curved-Toothed Geometer
April 19, 2015 drkilmer Dorchester County, Maryland, United States April 20, 2015 Details
Xanthorhoe lacustrata
Toothed Brown Carpet
April 19, 2015 digginflowers Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States April 20, 2015 Details
Lacinipolia quadrilineata April 19, 2015 KittKatt Los Angeles County, California, United States April 20, 2015 Details
Hesperia juba
Juba Skipper
April 19, 2015 Robert Gorman San Diego County, California, United States April 20, 2015 Details
Poanes melane
Umber Skipper
April 19, 2015 KittKatt Los Angeles County, California, United States April 20, 2015 Details
Strymon melinus
Gray Hairstreak
April 19, 2015 KittKatt Los Angeles County, California, United States April 20, 2015 Details
Nymphalis antiopa
Mourning Cloak
April 19, 2015 pdxgene711 Clackamas County, Oregon, United States April 20, 2015 Details
Erynnis pacuvius
Pacuvius Duskywing
April 19, 2015 Kristie Nelson Mono County, California, United States April 20, 2015 Details
Psaphida electilis
Chosen Sallow
April 19, 2015 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States April 20, 2015 Details
Pseudexentera virginiana April 19, 2015 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States April 20, 2015 Details
Achatia distincta
Distinct Quaker
April 19, 2015 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States April 20, 2015 Details
Achatia distincta
Distinct Quaker
April 19, 2015 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States April 20, 2015 Details
Euthyatira pudens
Dogwood Thyatirid
April 19, 2015 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States April 20, 2015 Details
Petrophila bifascialis
Two-banded Petrophila
June 14, 2014 jennifereh Grundy County, Illinois, United States April 20, 2015 Details
Loxostege cereralis June 18, 2014 jennifereh Grundy County, Illinois, United States April 20, 2015 Details
Ennomos subsignaria
Elm Spanworm Moth
April 18, 2015 Newton-W Duval County, Florida, United States April 20, 2015 Details
Eucosma robinsonana June 22, 2014 jennifereh Grundy County, Illinois, United States April 20, 2015 Details
Euchloe lotta
Desert Marble
April 19, 2015 Kristie Nelson Mono County, California, United States April 20, 2015 Details
Hesperia juba
Juba Skipper
April 19, 2015 Kristie Nelson Mono County, California, United States April 20, 2015 Details
Papilio zelicaon
Anise Swallowtail
April 19, 2015 Kristie Nelson Mono County, California, United States April 20, 2015 Details
Mythimna unipuncta
Armyworm Moth
April 19, 2015 jennifereh Grundy County, Illinois, United States April 20, 2015 Details
Lomographa semiclarata
Bluish Spring Moth
April 18, 2015 treichard Allegany County, Maryland, United States April 20, 2015 Details
Iridopsis vellivolata
Large Purplish Gray
April 18, 2015 treichard Allegany County, Maryland, United States April 20, 2015 Details
Lycia ursaria
Stout Spanworm
April 19, 2015 disteffv Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States April 20, 2015 Details
Zale minerea
Colorful Zale
April 18, 2015 treichard Allegany County, Maryland, United States April 20, 2015 Details
Phoberia atomaris
Common Oak Moth
April 19, 2015 disteffv Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States April 20, 2015 Details
Selenia kentaria
Kent's Geometer
April 18, 2015 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States April 20, 2015 Details
Chimoptesis pennsylvaniana
Filigreed Chimoptesis
April 18, 2015 treichard Allegany County, Maryland, United States April 20, 2015 Details
Caenurgina crassiuscula
Clover Looper Moth
April 18, 2015 treichard Allegany County, Maryland, United States April 20, 2015 Details
Nemoria bistriaria
Red-fringed Emerald
April 18, 2015 treichard Allegany County, Maryland, United States April 20, 2015 Details
Aethalura intertexta
Four-barred Gray
April 18, 2015 treichard Allegany County, Maryland, United States April 20, 2015 Details
Himella intractata
Intractable Quaker
April 19, 2015 disteffv Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States April 20, 2015 Details
Cleora sublunaria
Double-lined Gray
April 18, 2015 treichard Allegany County, Maryland, United States April 20, 2015 Details
Psaphida electilis
Chosen Sallow
April 19, 2015 disteffv Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States April 20, 2015 Details
Zale bethunei
Bethune's Zale
April 18, 2015 treichard Allegany County, Maryland, United States April 20, 2015 Details
Achatia distincta
Distinct Quaker
April 19, 2015 disteffv Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States April 20, 2015 Details
Phoberia atomaris
Common Oak Moth
April 18, 2015 treichard Allegany County, Maryland, United States April 20, 2015 Details
Zale lunata
Lunate Zale
April 18, 2015 treichard Allegany County, Maryland, United States April 20, 2015 Details
Galgula partita
The Wedgling
April 18, 2015 treichard Allegany County, Maryland, United States April 20, 2015 Details
Orthosia garmani
Garman's Quaker
April 18, 2015 treichard Allegany County, Maryland, United States April 20, 2015 Details
Nymphalis antiopa
Mourning Cloak
April 19, 2015 dirb72 Multnomah County, Oregon, United States April 20, 2015 Details
Lithophane grotei
Grote's Pinion
April 19, 2015 disteffv Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States April 20, 2015 Details