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
Achatia distincta
Distinct Quaker
May 17, 2015 sh11 Ontario, Canada May 04, 2016 Details
Phlogophora iris
Olive Angle Shades
June 26, 2014 sh11 Ontario, Canada May 04, 2016 Details
Abagrotis alternata
Greater Red Dart
September 09, 2014 sh11 Ontario, Canada May 04, 2016 Details
Heterocampa guttivitta
Maple Prominent
April 25, 2016 Howell_Curtis Harrison County, Indiana, United States May 04, 2016 Details
Hyperaeschra georgica
Georgian Prominent
April 25, 2016 Howell_Curtis Harrison County, Indiana, United States May 04, 2016 Details
Epiblema boxcana April 25, 2016 Howell_Curtis Harrison County, Indiana, United States May 04, 2016 Details
Psaphida electilis
Chosen Sallow
March 29, 2016 Howell_Curtis Harrison County, Indiana, United States May 04, 2016 Details
Zale lunata
Lunate Zale
May 03, 2016 jvhigbee Pierce County, Washington, United States May 04, 2016 Details
Orthodes cynica
Cynical Quaker
June 21, 2015 sh11 Ontario, Canada May 04, 2016 Details
Leucania inermis
Unarmed Wainscot
July 13, 2015 sh11 Ontario, Canada May 04, 2016 Details
Crocigrapha normani
Norman's Quaker
May 16, 2015 sh11 Ontario, Canada May 04, 2016 Details
Polygonia gracilis
Hoary Comma
April 08, 2016 dennygranstrand Yakima County, Washington, United States May 04, 2016 Details
Cladara limitaria
Mottled Gray Carpet
April 17, 2016 treichard Frederick County, Maryland, United States May 04, 2016 Details
Erynnis juvenalis
Juvenal's Duskywing
May 02, 2016 Paul Kipling Berkeley County, West Virginia, United States May 04, 2016 Details
Erynnis brizo
Sleepy Duskywing
May 02, 2016 Paul Kipling Berkeley County, West Virginia, United States May 04, 2016 Details
Erynnis icelus
Dreamy Duskywing
May 02, 2016 Paul Kipling Berkeley County, West Virginia, United States May 04, 2016 Details
Acronicta hasta
Speared Dagger Moth
July 09, 2014 sh11 Ontario, Canada May 04, 2016 Details
Pieris rapae
Cabbage White
May 03, 2016 ralphminer Kane County, Illinois, United States May 04, 2016 Details
Estigmene acrea
Salt Marsh Moth or Acrea Moth
April 27, 2016 WildLife Lee County, Florida, United States May 04, 2016 Details
Antaeotricha schlaegeri May 03, 2016 trinectes Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States May 04, 2016 Details
Protoboarmia porcelaria
Porcelain Gray
May 03, 2016 trinectes Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States May 04, 2016 Details
Agnorisma badinodis
Pale-banded Dart
September 24, 2015 sh11 Ontario, Canada May 04, 2016 Details
Agrotis venerabilis
Venerable Dart
September 24, 2015 sh11 Ontario, Canada May 04, 2016 Details
Hyalophora euryalus
Ceanothus silkmoth
May 02, 2016 05e3504x4 British Columbia, Canada May 04, 2016 Details
Melanolophia canadaria
Canadian melanolophia
April 30, 2016 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States May 04, 2016 Details
Palpidia pallidior April 30, 2016 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States May 04, 2016 Details
Rhizedra lutosa
Large Wainscot
September 26, 2015 sh11 Ontario, Canada May 04, 2016 Details
Vanessa atalanta
Red Admiral
April 30, 2016 Wscott Snohomish County, Washington, United States May 04, 2016 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
April 28, 2016 Saturn Norfolk County, Massachusetts, United States May 04, 2016 Details
Caenurgina erechtea
Forage Looper Moth
April 30, 2016 jvhigbee Pierce County, Washington, United States May 04, 2016 Details
Apantesis phalerata
Harnessed Moth
April 29, 2016 Ilse Gebhard Kalamazoo County, Michigan, United States May 04, 2016 Details
Tetracis cervinaria April 29, 2016 jim.odonater Clark County, Washington, United States May 04, 2016 Details
Anticlea vasiliata
Variable Carpet
April 27, 2016 jvhigbee Pierce County, Washington, United States May 04, 2016 Details
Callophrys niphon
Eastern Pine Elfin
April 24, 2016 Saturn Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States May 04, 2016 Details
Erynnis juvenalis
Juvenal's Duskywing
April 24, 2016 Saturn Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States May 04, 2016 Details
Hypena palparia
Mottled Bomolocha Moth
July 12, 2015 CathK Washington County, Maine, United States May 04, 2016 Details
Lycophotia phyllophora July 17, 2015 CathK Washington County, Maine, United States May 04, 2016 Details
Eueretagrotis attenta
Attentive Dart
July 12, 2015 CathK Washington County, Maine, United States May 04, 2016 Details
Anicla forbesi July 17, 2015 CathK Washington County, Maine, United States May 04, 2016 Details
Orthodes majuscula
Rustic Quaker
July 15, 2015 CathK Washington County, Maine, United States May 04, 2016 Details
Homorthodes furfurata
Scurfy Quaker
July 15, 2015 CathK Washington County, Maine, United States May 04, 2016 Details
Leucania multilinea
Many-lined Wainscot
July 15, 2015 CathK Washington County, Maine, United States May 04, 2016 Details
Dargida diffusa
Wheat Head Armyworm Moth
July 15, 2015 CathK Washington County, Maine, United States May 04, 2016 Details
Psychomorpha epimenis
Grapevine Epimenis
April 23, 2010 Ilse Gebhard Kalamazoo County, Michigan, United States May 04, 2016 Details
Alypia octomaculata
Eight-spotted Forester
July 05, 2014 Ilse Gebhard Kalamazoo County, Michigan, United States May 04, 2016 Details
Haploa confusa
Confused Haploa
August 22, 2009 Ilse Gebhard Kalamazoo County, Michigan, United States May 04, 2016 Details
Haploa clymene
Clymene Moth
July 15, 2015 butterflyqueen Barry County, Michigan, United States May 04, 2016 Details
Haploa clymene
Clymene Moth
July 29, 2015 TigressDB Wayne County, Michigan, United States May 04, 2016 Details
Cisseps fulvicollis
Yellow-collared Scape Moth
July 20, 2015 nikaku Shiawassee County, Michigan, United States May 04, 2016 Details
Hypoprepia fucosa
Painted Lichen Moth
July 20, 2015 nikaku Shiawassee County, Michigan, United States May 04, 2016 Details
Grammia virgo
Virgin Tiger Moth
July 04, 2015 Jlfinney Michigan, United States May 04, 2016 Details
Haploa lecontei
Leconte's Haploa
June 15, 2015 Louise Dawson Genesee County, Michigan, United States May 04, 2016 Details
Apantesis nais
Nais Tiger Moth
May 22, 2015 fararrarissa Bay County, Michigan, United States May 04, 2016 Details
Virbia laeta
Joyful Holomelina
July 22, 2014 pomarinejaeger Montmorency County, Michigan, United States May 04, 2016 Details
Apantesis phalerata
Harnessed Moth
August 11, 2014 JohnRoosenberg Allegan County, Michigan, United States May 04, 2016 Details
Hypoprepia fucosa
Painted Lichen Moth
July 26, 2014 James Fox Oakland County, Michigan, United States May 04, 2016 Details
Grammia arge
Arge Tiger Moth
August 01, 2014 Sweetmommy St Clair County, Michigan, United States May 04, 2016 Details
Anania funebris
White Spotted Sable Moth
July 25, 2014 pomarinejaeger Osceola County, Michigan, United States May 04, 2016 Details
Atteva aurea
Ailanthus Webworm Moth
August 16, 2013 mfontenot27 Washtenaw County, Michigan, United States May 04, 2016 Details
Hypoprepia fucosa
Painted Lichen Moth
July 20, 2014 pomarinejaeger Tuscola County, Michigan, United States May 04, 2016 Details
Yponomeuta multipunctella
American Ermine Moth
July 07, 2014 pomarinejaeger Tuscola County, Michigan, United States May 04, 2016 Details
Atteva aurea
Ailanthus Webworm Moth
July 07, 2014 pomarinejaeger Tuscola County, Michigan, United States May 04, 2016 Details
Ctenucha virginica
Virginia Ctenucha
July 05, 2014 A.Smith1473 Dickinson County, Michigan, United States May 04, 2016 Details
Grammia virgo
Virgin Tiger Moth
July 07, 2014 James Fox Oakland County, Michigan, United States May 04, 2016 Details
Apatelodes torrefacta
Spotted Apatelodes Moth
July 06, 2014 babygirl0019 Midland County, Michigan, United States May 04, 2016 Details
Ctenucha virginica
Virginia Ctenucha
June 27, 2014 pomarinejaeger Clare County, Michigan, United States May 04, 2016 Details
Apatelodes torrefacta
Spotted Apatelodes Moth
June 22, 2014 awebb32484 Ionia County, Michigan, United States May 04, 2016 Details
Desmia maculalis June 05, 2014 BKesselring Calhoun County, Michigan, United States May 04, 2016 Details
Alypia octomaculata
Eight-spotted Forester
June 06, 2014 James Fox Oakland County, Michigan, United States May 04, 2016 Details
Euxoa messoria
Reaper Dart
September 01, 2013 Stylurus Washtenaw County, Michigan, United States May 04, 2016 Details
Scopula limboundata
Large Lace-border
July 10, 2013 dlafkas Delta County, Michigan, United States May 04, 2016 Details
Feltia subgothica
Subgothic Dart
August 07, 2012 toddewen Ingham County, Michigan, United States May 04, 2016 Details
Mythimna unipuncta
Armyworm Moth
May 01, 2016 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States May 03, 2016 Details
Cyllopsis gemma
Gemmed Satyr
August 16, 2015 StaceyWhetstone Knox County, Tennessee, United States May 03, 2016 Details
Orthodes majuscula
Rustic Quaker
June 16, 2015 sh11 Ontario, Canada May 03, 2016 Details
Ochropleura implecta
American Flame-shouldered Dart
July 27, 2015 sh11 Ontario, Canada May 03, 2016 Details
Eumorpha pandorus
Pandorus Sphinx
May 01, 2016 johnphebert St Martin Parish, Louisiana, United States May 03, 2016 Details
Orgyia detrita
Fir Tussock Moth
April 21, 2016 Bill Keim St Johns County, Florida, United States May 03, 2016 Details
Xanthorhoe lacustrata
Toothed Brown Carpet
July 09, 2015 sh11 Ontario, Canada May 03, 2016 Details
Melanolophia canadaria
Canadian melanolophia
May 29, 2015 sh11 Ontario, Canada May 03, 2016 Details
Metalectra discalis
Common Fungus Moth
July 07, 2015 sh11 Ontario, Canada May 03, 2016 Details
Malacosoma americanum
Eastern Tent Caterpillar Moth
May 03, 2016 Jenniferlcasillas Wake County, North Carolina, United States May 03, 2016 Details
Notocelia rosaecolana
Doubleday's Notocelia Moth
May 03, 2016 K. S. Veitch Laurel County, Kentucky, United States May 03, 2016 Details
Tetracis crocallata
Yellow Slant-line
May 02, 2016 K. S. Veitch Laurel County, Kentucky, United States May 03, 2016 Details
Wallengrenia otho
Southern Broken-Dash
April 20, 2016 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States May 03, 2016 Details
Palpita magniferalis
Splendid Palpita
May 02, 2016 K. S. Veitch Laurel County, Kentucky, United States May 03, 2016 Details
Colias eurytheme
Orange Sulphur
May 02, 2016 cosmic_cat Gregg County, Texas, United States May 03, 2016 Details
Junonia coenia
Common Buckeye
May 02, 2016 cosmic_cat Gregg County, Texas, United States May 03, 2016 Details
Cupido comyntas
Eastern Tailed-Blue
May 02, 2016 cosmic_cat Gregg County, Texas, United States May 03, 2016 Details
Papilio palamedes
Palamedes Swallowtail
April 29, 2016 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States May 03, 2016 Details
Erynnis horatius
Horace's Duskywing
May 02, 2016 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States May 03, 2016 Details
Alypia wittfeldii
Wittfeld's Forester
May 02, 2016 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States May 03, 2016 Details
Blepharomastix ranalis April 30, 2016 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States May 03, 2016 Details
Eurema mexicana
Mexican Yellow
October 17, 2014 Redheart Canyonlands Bandera County, Texas, United States May 03, 2016 Details
Marpesia petreus
Ruddy Daggerwing
April 25, 2016 ncrosbyrd Monroe County, Florida, United States May 03, 2016 Details
Limenitis archippus
Viceroy
April 25, 2016 ncrosbyrd Monroe County, Florida, United States May 03, 2016 Details
Polites baracoa
Baracoa Skipper
April 25, 2016 ncrosbyrd Miami-Dade County, Florida, United States May 03, 2016 Details
Ephyriades brunnea
Florida Duskywing
April 26, 2016 ncrosbyrd Monroe County, Florida, United States May 03, 2016 Details
Eunica tatila
Florida Purplewing
April 27, 2016 ncrosbyrd Monroe County, Florida, United States May 03, 2016 Details
Aphrissa neleis
Pink-spot Sulphur
April 25, 2016 ncrosbyrd Miami-Dade County, Florida, United States May 03, 2016 Details