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
Argyrotaenia juglandana
Hickory Leafroller Moth
July 26, 2014 Sue Gregoire Schuyler County, New York, United States December 21, 2014 Details
Pseudexentera costomaculana May 12, 2014 curtis.lehman
(Karen and Gary Campbell)
Lehigh County, Pennsylvania, United States December 21, 2014 Details
Adoneta spinuloides
Purple-crested Slug Moth
July 21, 2014 curtis.lehman
(Jerry McWilliams)
Erie County, Pennsylvania, United States December 21, 2014 Details
Arogalea cristifasciella May 11, 2014 curtis.lehman
(Karen and Gary Campbell)
Lehigh County, Pennsylvania, United States December 21, 2014 Details
Psilocorsis reflexella
Dotted Leaftier Moth
July 21, 2014 curtis.lehman
(Jerry McWilliams)
Erie County, Pennsylvania, United States December 21, 2014 Details
Cydia caryana
Hickory Shuckworm Moth
August 26, 2014 curtis.lehman
(Karen and Gary Campbell)
Lehigh County, Pennsylvania, United States December 21, 2014 Details
Xanthotype rufaria
Rufous Geometer Moth
November 29, 2014 bentert Sarasota County, Florida, United States December 21, 2014 Details
Acleris semipurpurana
Oak Leaftier Moth
June 29, 2014 a-o Tompkins County, New York, United States December 21, 2014 Details
Simplicia cornicalis December 06, 2014 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States December 21, 2014 Details
Argyresthia goedartella July 07, 2014 CathK Albany County, New York, United States December 21, 2014 Details
Limnaecia phragmitella
Shy Cosmet
July 17, 2014 CathK Albany County, New York, United States December 21, 2014 Details
Phaneta tomonana
Aster-head Phaneta Moth
September 13, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States December 20, 2014 Details
Prochoerodes lineola
Large Maple Spanworm Moth
September 13, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States December 20, 2014 Details
Catocala flebilis
Mourning Underwing
September 13, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States December 20, 2014 Details
Hypagyrtis unipunctata
One-Spotted Variant
September 13, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States December 20, 2014 Details
Orgyia definita
Definite Tussock Moth
September 13, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States December 20, 2014 Details
Glenoides texanaria
Texas Gray
September 13, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States December 20, 2014 Details
Macaria pinistrobata September 13, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States December 20, 2014 Details
Grammia parthenice
Parthenice Tiger Moth
September 13, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States December 20, 2014 Details
Nephelodes minians
Bronzed Cutworm Moth
September 13, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States December 20, 2014 Details
Hypsopygia binodulalis
Pink-fringed Dolichomia Moth
September 12, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States December 20, 2014 Details
Agriphila ruricolellus September 12, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States December 20, 2014 Details
Palthis angulalis
Dark-spotted Palthis Moth
September 12, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States December 20, 2014 Details
Hemileuca maia
Eastern buckmoth
December 20, 2014 Julius Bradley County, Tennessee, United States December 20, 2014 Details
Machimia tentoriferella
Gold-striped Leaftier Moth
September 12, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States December 20, 2014 Details
Papaipema maritima
Maritime Sunflower Borer Moth
September 12, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States December 20, 2014 Details
Microcrambus biguttellus
Gold-stripe Grass-veneer Moth
September 12, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States December 20, 2014 Details
Lithophane antennata
Ashen Pinion
November 08, 2014 disteffv Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States December 20, 2014 Details
Chrysodeixis includens
Soybean Looper Moth
September 12, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States December 20, 2014 Details
Agriphila ruricolellus September 12, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States December 20, 2014 Details
Xestia smithii
Smith's Dart
September 12, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States December 20, 2014 Details
Euzophera ostricolorella
Root Collar Borer
September 12, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States December 20, 2014 Details
Macaria pinistrobata September 12, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States December 20, 2014 Details
Phlogophora periculosa
Brown Angle Shades
September 12, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States December 20, 2014 Details
Machimia tentoriferella
Gold-striped Leaftier Moth
September 12, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States December 20, 2014 Details
Coleophora glaucicolella September 12, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States December 20, 2014 Details
Platypolia mactata
Adorable Brocade
November 08, 2014 disteffv Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States December 20, 2014 Details
Sunira bicolorago
Bicolored Sallow
November 03, 2014 strixv Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States December 20, 2014 Details
Patalene olyzonaria
Juniper Geometer
October 28, 2014 strixv Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States December 20, 2014 Details
Palthis asopialis
Faint-spotted Palthis Moth
October 28, 2014 strixv Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States December 20, 2014 Details
Patalene olyzonaria
Juniper Geometer
October 28, 2014 strixv Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States December 20, 2014 Details
Hypena scabra
Green Cloverworm Moth
October 28, 2014 strixv Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States December 20, 2014 Details
Iridopsis defectaria
Brown-shaded Gray
October 22, 2014 strixv Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States December 20, 2014 Details
Eupsilia vinulenta
Straight-toothed Sallow
October 22, 2014 strixv Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States December 20, 2014 Details
Sunira bicolorago
Bicolored Sallow
October 22, 2014 strixv Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States December 20, 2014 Details
Operophtera bruceata
The Bruce Spanworm
October 22, 2014 strixv Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States December 20, 2014 Details
Alsophila pometaria
Fall Cankerworm Moth
October 20, 2014 strixv Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States December 20, 2014 Details
Hypena scabra
Green Cloverworm Moth
September 24, 2014 strixv Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States December 20, 2014 Details
Pleuroprucha insulsaria
Common Tan Wave
September 24, 2014 strixv Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States December 20, 2014 Details
Lacinipolia implicata
Implicit Arches
September 22, 2014 strixv Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States December 20, 2014 Details
Atteva aurea
Ailanthus Webworm Moth
September 22, 2014 strixv Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States December 20, 2014 Details
Orgyia leucostigma
White-marked Tussock Moth
September 16, 2014 strixv Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States December 20, 2014 Details
Spodoptera ornithogalli
Yellow-striped Armyworm Moth
September 10, 2014 strixv Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States December 20, 2014 Details
Papaipema furcata
Ash Tip Borer Moth
September 08, 2014 strixv Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States December 20, 2014 Details
Choephora fungorum
Bent-Line Dart
September 08, 2014 strixv Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States December 20, 2014 Details
Meropleon diversicolor September 08, 2014 strixv Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States December 20, 2014 Details
Xestia dolosa
Greater Black-letter Dart
September 08, 2014 strixv Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States December 20, 2014 Details
Tetanolita mynesalis
Smoky Tetanolita Moth
September 04, 2014 strixv Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States December 20, 2014 Details
Nephelodes minians
Bronzed Cutworm Moth
August 26, 2014 strixv Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States December 20, 2014 Details
Epimecis hortaria
Tulip-Tree Beauty
August 18, 2014 strixv Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States December 20, 2014 Details
Parasa indetermina
Stinging Rose Caterpillar Moth
September 27, 2014 Doug Bruce Grundy County, Tennessee, United States December 20, 2014 Details
Caenurgia chloropha
Vetch Looper Moth
September 27, 2014 Doug Bruce Grundy County, Tennessee, United States December 20, 2014 Details
Hypena scabra
Green Cloverworm Moth
September 27, 2014 Doug Bruce Grundy County, Tennessee, United States December 20, 2014 Details
Pseudohermonassa bicarnea
Pink-spotted Dart
September 11, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States December 20, 2014 Details
Xestia elimata September 11, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States December 20, 2014 Details
Anathix ralla
Dotted Sallow
September 11, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States December 20, 2014 Details
Atteva aurea
Ailanthus Webworm Moth
September 11, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States December 20, 2014 Details
Campaea perlata
Pale Beauty
September 11, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States December 20, 2014 Details
Phlogophora periculosa
Brown Angle Shades
September 11, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States December 20, 2014 Details
Evergestis pallidata
Purple-backed Cabbageworm
September 11, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States December 20, 2014 Details
Agriphila ruricolellus September 11, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States December 20, 2014 Details
Syngamia florella
Red-waisted Florella Moth
October 13, 2014 Doug Bruce Anderson County, Tennessee, United States December 20, 2014 Details
Eucirroedia pampina
Scalloped Sallow
October 24, 2014 Doug Bruce Anderson County, Tennessee, United States December 20, 2014 Details
Monopis spilotella September 01, 2014 CathK Albany County, New York, United States December 20, 2014 Details
Caloptilia stigmatella August 18, 2014 CathK Albany County, New York, United States December 20, 2014 Details
Nemapogon clematella July 31, 2014 CathK Albany County, New York, United States December 20, 2014 Details
Hylephila phyleus
Fiery Skipper
August 14, 2013 Finatic02 St Louis County, Missouri, United States December 20, 2014 Details
Azenia obtusa
Obtuse Yellow
September 06, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States December 20, 2014 Details
Caenurgina erechtea
Forage Looper Moth
July 23, 2014 CathK Albany County, New York, United States December 20, 2014 Details
Evergestis rimosalis September 06, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States December 20, 2014 Details
Hypenodes caducus
Large Hypenodes Moth
September 01, 2014 CathK Albany County, New York, United States December 20, 2014 Details
Aglossa cuprina
Grease Moth
August 08, 2014 CathK Albany County, New York, United States December 20, 2014 Details
Odontosia elegans
Elegant Prominent
June 25, 2014 CathK Albany County, New York, United States December 20, 2014 Details
Copivaleria grotei
Grote's Sallow
March 05, 2007 ugugusgili Jackson County, Alabama, United States December 20, 2014 Details
Crocidosema plebejana
Cotton Tipworm Moth
October 31, 2014 Stuart Marcus Texas, Liberty County, United States December 20, 2014 Details
Ancylis platanana September 04, 2014 Stuart Marcus Texas, Liberty County, United States December 20, 2014 Details
Ancylis comptana October 27, 2014 Stuart Marcus Texas, Liberty County, United States December 20, 2014 Details
Orthodes majuscula
Rustic Quaker
October 27, 2014 Stuart Marcus Texas, Liberty County, United States December 20, 2014 Details
Cameraria quercivorella October 24, 2014 Stuart Marcus Texas, Liberty County, United States December 20, 2014 Details
Honora mellinella October 17, 2014 Stuart Marcus Texas, Liberty County, United States December 20, 2014 Details
Protorthodes orobia October 24, 2014 Stuart Marcus Texas, Liberty County, United States December 20, 2014 Details
Homostinea curviliniella October 16, 2014 Stuart Marcus Texas, Liberty County, United States December 20, 2014 Details
Phaneta raracana October 16, 2014 Stuart Marcus Texas, Liberty County, United States December 20, 2014 Details
Digrammia nigricomma October 17, 2014 Stuart Marcus Texas, Liberty County, United States December 20, 2014 Details
Aethes angulatana
Angular Aethes
October 11, 2014 Stuart Marcus Texas, Liberty County, United States December 20, 2014 Details
Hybroma servulella October 09, 2014 Stuart Marcus Texas, Liberty County, United States December 20, 2014 Details
Caloptilia stigmatella October 09, 2014 Stuart Marcus Texas, Liberty County, United States December 20, 2014 Details
Hellinsia unicolor October 01, 2014 Stuart Marcus Texas, Liberty County, United States December 20, 2014 Details
Agrotis gladiaria
Swordsman Dart
November 17, 2014 haczech Jackson County, Alabama, United States December 20, 2014 Details
Diasemiopsis leodocusalis September 24, 2014 Stuart Marcus Texas, Liberty County, United States December 20, 2014 Details