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
Hyalophora cecropia
Cecropia silkmoth
May 30, 2015 tat051788 Mercer County, Pennsylvania, United States May 30, 2015 Details
Actias luna
Luna moth
May 30, 2015 tonyak@mindspring.com Fulton County, Georgia, United States May 30, 2015 Details
Plagodis alcoolaria
Hollow-spotted Plagodis
April 29, 2015 Howell_Curtis Harrison County, Indiana, United States May 30, 2015 Details
Aphomia sociella
Bee Moth
May 26, 2015 Howell_Curtis United States May 30, 2015 Details
Bleptina caradrinalis
Bent-winged Owlet Moth
August 17, 2012 Howell_Curtis Harrison County, Indiana, United States May 30, 2015 Details
Biblis hyperia
Red Rim
November 14, 2014 ncrosbyrd Hidalgo County, Texas, United States May 30, 2015 Details
Brephidium exilis
Western Pygmy-Blue
November 09, 2014 ncrosbyrd Hidalgo County, Texas, United States May 30, 2015 Details
Hemieuxoa rudens May 29, 2015 lotusgreen Alameda County, California, United States May 30, 2015 Details
Myscelia ethusa
Mexican Bluewing
November 22, 2013 ncrosbyrd Hidalgo County, Texas, United States May 30, 2015 Details
Echinargus isola
Reakirt's Blue
November 08, 2014 ncrosbyrd Hidalgo County, Texas, United States May 30, 2015 Details
Leptotes cassius
Cassius Blue
November 04, 2014 ncrosbyrd Hidalgo County, Texas, United States May 30, 2015 Details
Papilio canadensis
Canadian Tiger Swallowtail
May 23, 2015 aarongunnar Douglas County, Wisconsin, United States May 30, 2015 Details
Erynnis juvenalis
Juvenal's Duskywing
May 23, 2015 aarongunnar Douglas County, Wisconsin, United States May 30, 2015 Details
Automeris io
Io moth
July 06, 2014 Macka2grl Broome County, New York, United States May 30, 2015 Details
Leptotes cassius
Cassius Blue
November 10, 2014 ncrosbyrd Hidalgo County, Texas, United States May 30, 2015 Details
Nemoria mimosaria
White-fringed Emerald
May 28, 2015 Macka2grl Broome County, New York, United States May 30, 2015 Details
Vanessa atalanta
Red Admiral
May 29, 2015 Janet Tubb Ontario, Canada May 30, 2015 Details
Satyrium liparops
Striped Hairstreak
May 29, 2015 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada May 30, 2015 Details
Poanes hobomok
Hobomok Skipper
May 29, 2015 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada May 30, 2015 Details
Poanes hobomok
Hobomok Skipper
May 29, 2015 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada May 30, 2015 Details
Chlosyne leanira
Leanira Checkerspot
May 28, 2015 cowbug3 Jackson County, Oregon, United States May 30, 2015 Details
Canarsia ulmiarrosorella
Elm Leaftier
May 27, 2015 stonehollow Wright County, Minnesota, United States May 30, 2015 Details
Lerema accius
Clouded Skipper
April 15, 2015 krancmm Brazoria County, Texas, United States May 30, 2015 Details
Thorybes bathyllus
Southern Cloudywing
May 23, 2015 krancmm Brazoria County, Texas, United States May 30, 2015 Details
Gnophaela latipennis June 29, 2014 G Hanson Placer County, California, United States May 30, 2015 Details
Thorybes pylades
Northern Cloudywing
April 13, 2015 krancmm Brazoria County, Texas, United States May 30, 2015 Details
Celastrina lucia
Northern Azure
May 07, 2015 Chris Blomme Ontario, Canada May 30, 2015 Details
Erynnis pacuvius
Pacuvius Duskywing
May 28, 2015 Kristie Nelson Mono County, California, United States May 30, 2015 Details
Epargyreus clarus
Silver-spotted Skipper
May 25, 2015 Doug Bruce Johnson County, Tennessee, United States May 30, 2015 Details
Poanes hobomok
Hobomok Skipper
May 25, 2015 Doug Bruce Johnson County, Tennessee, United States May 30, 2015 Details
Ancyloxypha numitor
Least Skipper
May 25, 2015 Doug Bruce Johnson County, Tennessee, United States May 30, 2015 Details
Antheraea polyphemus
Polyphemus moth
May 27, 2015 Dan OBrien Hennepin County, Minnesota, United States May 30, 2015 Details
Pontia protodice
Checkered White
May 25, 2015 ezeemonee Inyo County, California, United States May 30, 2015 Details
Ochlodes agricola
Rural Skipper
May 25, 2015 Selwyn Quan Santa Clara County, California, United States May 30, 2015 Details
Hesperia juba
Juba Skipper
May 25, 2015 ezeemonee Inyo County, California, United States May 30, 2015 Details
Speyeria callippe
Callippe Fritillary
May 25, 2015 Selwyn Quan Santa Clara County, California, United States May 30, 2015 Details
Lycaena arota
Tailed Copper
May 25, 2015 Selwyn Quan Santa Clara County, California, United States May 30, 2015 Details
Cercyonis sthenele
Great Basin Wood-Nymph
May 25, 2015 Selwyn Quan Santa Clara County, California, United States May 30, 2015 Details
Nymphalis californica
California Tortoiseshell
May 24, 2015 ezeemonee Inyo County, California, United States May 30, 2015 Details
Celastrina lucia
Northern Azure
May 22, 2015 aarongunnar Bayfield County, Wisconsin, United States May 30, 2015 Details
Feralia comstocki
Comstock's Sallow
May 23, 2015 W. Mattson St Louis County, Minnesota, United States May 30, 2015 Details
Feralia jocosa
Jocose Sallow
April 17, 2015 W. Mattson St Louis County, Minnesota, United States May 30, 2015 Details
Aethes argentilimitana May 23, 2015 stonehollow Wright County, Minnesota, United States May 30, 2015 Details
Philotes sonorensis
Sonoran Blue
March 19, 2015 Josiah Gilbert San Luis Obispo County, California, United States May 30, 2015 Details
Philotes sonorensis
Sonoran Blue
March 07, 2015 Josiah Gilbert San Luis Obispo County, California, United States May 30, 2015 Details
Vanessa atalanta
Red Admiral
March 19, 2015 Josiah Gilbert San Luis Obispo County, California, United States May 30, 2015 Details
Papilio zelicaon
Anise Swallowtail
May 23, 2015 Monica Kelly Los Angeles County, California, United States May 30, 2015 Details
Plebejus icarioides
Boisduval's Blue
March 19, 2015 Josiah Gilbert San Luis Obispo County, California, United States May 30, 2015 Details
Plebejus icarioides
Boisduval's Blue
March 19, 2015 Josiah Gilbert San Luis Obispo County, California, United States May 30, 2015 Details
Plebejus icarioides
Boisduval's Blue
March 19, 2015 Josiah Gilbert San Luis Obispo County, California, United States May 30, 2015 Details
Plebejus icarioides
Boisduval's Blue
March 19, 2015 Josiah Gilbert San Luis Obispo County, California, United States May 30, 2015 Details
Plebejus melissa
Melissa Blue (includes Karner Blue)
May 20, 2015 katkra Douglas County, Nevada, United States May 30, 2015 Details
Plebejus melissa
Melissa Blue (includes Karner Blue)
May 20, 2015 katkra Douglas County, Nevada, United States May 30, 2015 Details
Celastrina echo
Echo Azure
May 19, 2015 MAKI Los Angeles County, California, United States May 30, 2015 Details
Ochlodes agricola
Rural Skipper
May 08, 2015 Robert Gorman Contra Costa County, California, United States May 30, 2015 Details
Callophrys augustinus
Brown Elfin
May 16, 2015 rebeccafm Los Angeles County, California, United States May 30, 2015 Details
Ochlodes agricola
Rural Skipper
May 16, 2015 rebeccafm Los Angeles County, California, United States May 30, 2015 Details
Satyrium saepium
Hedgerow Hairstreak
May 16, 2015 rebeccafm Los Angeles County, California, United States May 30, 2015 Details
Systasea zampa
Arizona Powdered Skipper
May 16, 2015 Robert Gorman San Diego County, California, United States May 30, 2015 Details
Echinargus isola
Reakirt's Blue
May 16, 2015 Robert Gorman San Diego County, California, United States May 30, 2015 Details
Erynnis funeralis
Funereal Duskywing
May 16, 2015 MAKI Los Angeles County, California, United States May 30, 2015 Details
Vanessa virginiensis
American Lady
May 16, 2015 MAKI Los Angeles County, California, United States May 30, 2015 Details
Erynnis persius
Persius Duskywing
May 04, 2015 PJNosler Clackamas County, Oregon, United States May 30, 2015 Details
Hesperia juba
Juba Skipper
May 17, 2015 PJNosler Clackamas County, Oregon, United States May 30, 2015 Details
Olethreutes ferrolineana May 10, 2015 Jon Rapp Boone County, Missouri, United States May 30, 2015 Details
Smyrna blomfildia
Blomfild's Beauty
November 22, 2013 ncrosbyrd Hidalgo County, Texas, United States May 29, 2015 Details
Phoebis sennae
Cloudless Sulphur
January 18, 2015 krancmm Brazoria County, Texas, United States May 29, 2015 Details
Pyrgus oileus
Tropical Checkered-Skipper
May 22, 2015 krancmm Brazoria County, Texas, United States May 29, 2015 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
May 19, 2015 krancmm Brazoria County, Texas, United States May 29, 2015 Details
Papilio cresphontes
Giant Swallowtail
May 15, 2015 krancmm Brazoria County, Texas, United States May 29, 2015 Details
Hylephila phyleus
Fiery Skipper
May 11, 2015 krancmm Brazoria County, Texas, United States May 29, 2015 Details
Vanessa atalanta
Red Admiral
April 30, 2015 krancmm Brazoria County, Texas, United States May 29, 2015 Details
Chioides albofasciatus
White-striped Longtail
April 15, 2015 krancmm Brazoria County, Texas, United States May 29, 2015 Details
Limenitis arthemis astyanax
'Astyanax' Red-spotted Purple
May 28, 2015 Jonathan Clark La Salle Parish, Louisiana, United States May 29, 2015 Details
Danaus gilippus
Queen
March 30, 2015 krancmm Brazoria County, Texas, United States May 29, 2015 Details
Agraulis vanillae
Gulf Fritillary
April 26, 2015 krancmm Brazoria County, Texas, United States May 29, 2015 Details
Phoebis agarithe
Large Orange Sulphur
May 01, 2015 krancmm Brazoria County, Texas, United States May 29, 2015 Details
Chlosyne lacinia
Bordered Patch
May 25, 2015 Redheart Canyonlands Bandera County, Texas, United States May 29, 2015 Details
Phyciodes tharos
Pearl Crescent
May 28, 2015 Jonathan Clark La Salle Parish, Louisiana, United States May 29, 2015 Details
Polygonia interrogationis
Question Mark
May 28, 2015 Jonathan Clark La Salle Parish, Louisiana, United States May 29, 2015 Details
Helicoverpa zea
Corn Earworm Moth
April 16, 2015 krancmm Brazoria County, Texas, United States May 29, 2015 Details
Galgula partita
The Wedgling
March 18, 2015 krancmm Brazoria County, Texas, United States May 29, 2015 Details
Harrisimemna trisignata
Harris' Three Spot
March 18, 2015 krancmm Brazoria County, Texas, United States May 29, 2015 Details
Acronicta connecta
Connected Dagger Moth
April 16, 2015 krancmm Brazoria County, Texas, United States May 29, 2015 Details
Nycteola frigidana
Frigid Owlet Moth
April 16, 2015 krancmm Brazoria County, Texas, United States May 29, 2015 Details
Eutelia pulcherrima
Beautiful Eutelia
March 25, 2015 krancmm Brazoria County, Texas, United States May 29, 2015 Details
Catocala micronympha
Little Nymph Underwing
May 10, 2015 krancmm Brazoria County, Texas, United States May 29, 2015 Details
Mocis marcida
Withered Mocis
May 27, 2015 krancmm Brazoria County, Texas, United States May 29, 2015 Details
Mocis marcida
Withered Mocis
April 20, 2015 krancmm Brazoria County, Texas, United States May 29, 2015 Details
Melipotis indomita
Indomitable Melipotis
April 20, 2015 krancmm Brazoria County, Texas, United States May 29, 2015 Details
Hypena scabra
Green Cloverworm Moth
January 26, 2015 krancmm Brazoria County, Texas, United States May 29, 2015 Details
Palthis asopialis
Faint-spotted Palthis Moth
May 23, 2015 krancmm Brazoria County, Texas, United States May 29, 2015 Details
Heterocampa biundata
Wavy-lined Heterocampa
May 27, 2015 D.Stanley Putnam County, New York, United States May 29, 2015 Details
Lascoria ambigualis
Ambiguous Moth
May 01, 2015 krancmm Brazoria County, Texas, United States May 29, 2015 Details
Orgyia detrita
Fir Tussock Moth
May 07, 2015 krancmm Brazoria County, Texas, United States May 29, 2015 Details
Cisseps fulvicollis
Yellow-collared Scape Moth
May 19, 2015 krancmm Brazoria County, Texas, United States May 29, 2015 Details
Hypercompe scribonia
Great Leopard Moth
March 03, 2015 krancmm Brazoria County, Texas, United States May 29, 2015 Details
Heterocampa umbrata
White-blotched Heterocampa
March 18, 2015 krancmm Brazoria County, Texas, United States May 29, 2015 Details
Hyalophora cecropia
Cecropia silkmoth
March 26, 2015 krancmm Brazoria County, Texas, United States May 29, 2015 Details
Malacosoma disstria
Forest Tent Caterpillar Moth
May 07, 2015 krancmm Brazoria County, Texas, United States May 29, 2015 Details