Recently Verified Sightings

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Species Observation Date Submitter Location Verified Datesort icon
Achyra rantalis July 24, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States July 26, 2014 Details
Prochoerodes lineola
Large Maple Spanworm Moth
July 24, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States July 26, 2014 Details
Eulogia ochrifrontella July 19, 2014 David Trently Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania, United States July 26, 2014 Details
Dolichomia intermedialis July 25, 2014 David Trently Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania, United States July 26, 2014 Details
Epimecis hortaria
Tulip-Tree Beauty
July 26, 2014 Brad Senne Wood County, West Virginia, United States July 26, 2014 Details
Eacles imperialis
Imperial moth
July 26, 2014 Brad Senne Wood County, West Virginia, United States July 26, 2014 Details
Lygropia rivulalis July 25, 2014 Tom Middagh Nobles County, Minnesota, United States July 26, 2014 Details
Euchaetes egle
Milkweed Tussock Moth or Milkweed Tiger Moth
July 24, 2014 Jennifer Jilks Ontario, Canada July 26, 2014 Details
Euchaetes egle
Milkweed Tussock Moth or Milkweed Tiger Moth
July 25, 2014 Jennifer Jilks Ontario, Canada July 26, 2014 Details
Eacles imperialis
Imperial moth
July 26, 2014 erica32paulk Dale County, Alabama, United States July 26, 2014 Details
Hylephila phyleus
Fiery Skipper
July 14, 2014 spin1ww Burnet County, Texas, United States July 26, 2014 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
July 25, 2014 MAKI Ventura County, California, United States July 26, 2014 Details
Enodia anthedon
Northern Pearly-eye
July 17, 2014 doris potter Ontario, Canada July 26, 2014 Details
Euphyes vestris
Dun Skipper
July 17, 2014 doris potter Ontario, Canada July 26, 2014 Details
Xylophanes pluto
Pluto sphinx
July 25, 2014 Englishman Hernando County, Florida, United States July 26, 2014 Details
Pyrrharctia isabella
Isabella Tiger Moth or Banded Woolybear
October 25, 2013 adamschaffer Benton County, Arkansas, United States July 26, 2014 Details
Acrolophus arcanellus
Grass Tubeworm Moth
July 12, 2014 Bushytail3 Centre County, Pennsylvania, United States July 26, 2014 Details
Erynnis baptisiae
Wild Indigo Duskywing
July 24, 2014 juliereid Ontario, Canada July 26, 2014 Details
Erynnis baptisiae
Wild Indigo Duskywing
July 24, 2014 juliereid Ontario, Canada July 26, 2014 Details
Thymelicus lineola
European Skipper
July 24, 2014 juliereid Ontario, Canada July 26, 2014 Details
Colias philodice
Clouded Sulphur
July 24, 2014 juliereid Ontario, Canada July 26, 2014 Details
Phyciodes cocyta
Northern Crescent
July 24, 2014 juliereid Ontario, Canada July 26, 2014 Details
Papilio polyxenes
Black Swallowtail
July 24, 2014 juliereid Ontario, Canada July 26, 2014 Details
Cercyonis pegala
Common Wood-Nymph
July 21, 2014 digginflowers Cape May County, New Jersey, United States July 26, 2014 Details
Alypia octomaculata
Eight-spotted Forester
July 20, 2014 Debra Rose Keenan Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States July 26, 2014 Details
Callophrys gryneus gryneus
'Olive' Juniper Hairstreak
July 22, 2014 yardbird Atlantic County, New Jersey, United States July 26, 2014 Details
Parasa chloris
Smaller Parasa
July 21, 2014 Doug Bruce Anderson County, Tennessee, United States July 26, 2014 Details
Fissicrambus mutabilis
Changeable Grass-veneer
July 19, 2014 Doug Bruce Anderson County, Tennessee, United States July 26, 2014 Details
Evergestis subterminalis July 05, 2014 coreyk Clark County, Nevada, United States July 26, 2014 Details
Phyllonorycter basistrigella July 10, 2014 JimEckert Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States July 26, 2014 Details
Diaphania hyalinata
Melonworm Moth
July 15, 2014 dhgoss01 Pasco County, Florida, United States July 26, 2014 Details
Noctua pronuba
European Yellow Underwing
July 06, 2014 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States July 26, 2014 Details
Hypena palparia
Mottled Bomolocha Moth
July 06, 2014 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States July 26, 2014 Details
Macaria subcessaria
Barred Itame
July 06, 2014 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States July 26, 2014 Details
Herpetogramma aeglealis July 06, 2014 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States July 26, 2014 Details
Tetracis crocallata
Yellow Slant-line
July 06, 2014 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States July 26, 2014 Details
Prochoerodes lineola
Large Maple Spanworm Moth
July 06, 2014 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States July 26, 2014 Details
Coleophora tiliaefoliella July 05, 2014 joeverica Centre County, Pennsylvania, United States July 26, 2014 Details
Euclea delphinii
Spiny Oak-slug Moth
July 06, 2014 Nancy Romboldi Plymouth County, Massachusetts, United States July 26, 2014 Details
Orgyia leucostigma
White-marked Tussock Moth
July 05, 2014 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States July 26, 2014 Details
Idaea dimidiata
Single-dotted Wave
July 05, 2014 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States July 26, 2014 Details
Cepphis armataria
Scallop Moth
July 05, 2014 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States July 26, 2014 Details
Acrolophus arcanellus
Grass Tubeworm Moth
June 28, 2014 Latenight Cameron County, Pennsylvania, United States July 26, 2014 Details
Agrotis ipsilon
Ipsilon Dart
June 29, 2014 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States July 26, 2014 Details
Argyrotaenia juglandana
Hickory Leafroller Moth
June 29, 2014 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States July 26, 2014 Details
Acronicta americana
American Dagger Moth
June 27, 2014 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States July 26, 2014 Details
Argyrotaenia juglandana
Hickory Leafroller Moth
June 19, 2014 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States July 26, 2014 Details
Costaconvexa centrostrigaria
The Bent-line Carpet
July 24, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States July 25, 2014 Details
Epiblema glenni July 25, 2014 Bill Hubick Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States July 25, 2014 Details
Papilio cresphontes
Giant Swallowtail
July 25, 2014 krancmm Brazoria County, Texas, United States July 25, 2014 Details
Pyrgus oileus
Tropical Checkered-Skipper
July 25, 2014 krancmm Brazoria County, Texas, United States July 25, 2014 Details
Danaus gilippus
Queen
July 24, 2014 krancmm Brazoria County, Texas, United States July 25, 2014 Details
Nymphalis antiopa
Mourning Cloak
May 16, 2014 Carol Thornton-Anderson Orange County, Indiana, United States July 25, 2014 Details
Hyalophora cecropia
Cecropia silkmoth
July 22, 2014 shererman Montgomery County, Ohio, United States July 25, 2014 Details
Ascalapha odorata
Black Witch
July 25, 2014 Budlong Los Angeles County, California, United States July 25, 2014 Details
Satyrodes appalachia
Appalachian Brown
July 05, 2014 StephenD Summers County, West Virginia, United States July 25, 2014 Details
Herpetogramma pertextalis July 12, 2014 StephenD Greenbrier County, West Virginia, United States July 25, 2014 Details
Herpetogramma pertextalis July 12, 2014 StephenD Greenbrier County, West Virginia, United States July 25, 2014 Details
Eumorpha fasciatus
Banded sphinx
July 25, 2014 vision_m Texas, Morris County, United States July 25, 2014 Details
Limenitis arthemis astyanax
'Astyanax' Red-spotted Purple
July 25, 2014 vision_m Texas, Morris County, United States July 25, 2014 Details
Pantographa limata
Linden-Leafroller Moth
July 12, 2014 StephenD Greenbrier County, West Virginia, United States July 25, 2014 Details
Speyeria atlantis
Atlantis Fritillary
July 12, 2014 StephenD Pocahontas County, West Virginia, United States July 25, 2014 Details
Melanolophia canadaria
Canadian melanolophia
July 03, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States July 25, 2014 Details
Eacles imperialis
Imperial moth
July 22, 2014 daws2kopp Montgomery County, Maryland, United States July 25, 2014 Details
Zanclognatha ochreipennis
Wavy-lined Zanclognatha Moth
July 03, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States July 25, 2014 Details
Homophoberia apicosa
Black Wedge-spot
July 23, 2014 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States July 25, 2014 Details
Idia lubricalis
Glossy Black Idia Moth
July 24, 2014 StephenD Putnam County, West Virginia, United States July 25, 2014 Details
Hypercompe scribonia
Great Leopard Moth
June 30, 2014 leza56 Madison County, Alabama, United States July 25, 2014 Details
Boloria chariclea
Arctic Fritillary
July 07, 2013 janazak Nunavut, Canada July 25, 2014 Details
Cercyonis pegala
Common Wood-Nymph
July 24, 2014 Cirsine Erie County, New York, United States July 25, 2014 Details
Agraulis vanillae
Gulf Fritillary
October 06, 2013 adamschaffer Tulsa County, Oklahoma, United States July 25, 2014 Details
Atteva aurea
Ailanthus Webworm Moth
September 06, 2013 adamschaffer Madison County, Arkansas, United States July 25, 2014 Details
Dyotopasta yumaella July 18, 2014 coreyk Clark County, Nevada, United States July 25, 2014 Details
Eacles imperialis
Imperial moth
July 25, 2014 Emdemt6b Northumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States July 25, 2014 Details
Nadata gibbosa
White-dotted Prominent
July 02, 2014 nedeweese Lake County, Minnesota, United States July 25, 2014 Details
Ctenucha virginica
Virginia Ctenucha
July 13, 2014 nedeweese Lake County, Minnesota, United States July 25, 2014 Details
Junonia coenia
Common Buckeye
July 25, 2014 Catnip2430 Richland County, South Carolina, United States July 25, 2014 Details
Abaeis nicippe
Sleepy Orange
July 25, 2014 H. Hooper Leon County, Florida, United States July 25, 2014 Details
Sthenopis argenteomaculatus
Silver-spotted Ghost Moth
July 18, 2014 nedeweese Lake County, Minnesota, United States July 25, 2014 Details
Poanes zabulon
Zabulon Skipper
July 25, 2014 H. Hooper Leon County, Florida, United States July 25, 2014 Details
Callosamia promethea
Promethea silkmoth
July 06, 2014 nedeweese Lake County, Minnesota, United States July 25, 2014 Details
Antheraea polyphemus
Polyphemus moth
June 28, 2014 nedeweese Lake County, Minnesota, United States July 25, 2014 Details
Glaucopsyche lygdamus
Silvery Blue
June 14, 2014 Chris Blomme Ontario, Canada July 25, 2014 Details
Haploa clymene
Clymene Moth
July 25, 2014 juliereid Ontario, Canada July 25, 2014 Details
Hemaris thysbe
Hummingbird Clearwing
July 25, 2014 Eric C. Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States July 25, 2014 Details
Cercyonis pegala
Common Wood-Nymph
July 24, 2014 jim8435wisc Dodge County, Wisconsin, United States July 25, 2014 Details
Habrosyne scripta
Lettered Habrosyne
July 19, 2014 nedeweese Lake County, Minnesota, United States July 25, 2014 Details
Hyphantria cunea
Fall Webworm Moth
July 16, 2014 franpope Garrett County, Maryland, United States July 25, 2014 Details
Hemaris thysbe
Hummingbird Clearwing
June 01, 2013 Chris Blomme Ontario, Canada July 25, 2014 Details
Papilio canadensis
Canadian Tiger Swallowtail
June 01, 2013 Chris Blomme Ontario, Canada July 25, 2014 Details
Actias luna
Luna moth
July 25, 2014 Eric C. Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States July 25, 2014 Details
Actias luna
Luna moth
July 23, 2014 dharlette Macon County, North Carolina, United States July 25, 2014 Details
Battus polydamas
Polydamas Swallowtail
July 25, 2014 hunter58 Pasco County, Florida, United States July 25, 2014 Details
Pachysphinx occidentalis
Big poplar sphinx
July 24, 2014 Revjim72 Elko County, Nevada, United States July 25, 2014 Details
Anagrapha falcifera
Celery Looper Moth
July 24, 2014 jim8435wisc Dodge County, Wisconsin, United States July 25, 2014 Details
Limnaecia phragmitella
Shy Cosmet
July 20, 2014 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada July 25, 2014 Details
Antheraea polyphemus
Polyphemus moth
July 25, 2014 erica32paulk Dale County, Alabama, United States July 25, 2014 Details
Haploa clymene
Clymene Moth
July 02, 2014 alkardos Graham County, North Carolina, United States July 25, 2014 Details
Antheraea polyphemus
Polyphemus moth
July 03, 2014 alkardos Graham County, North Carolina, United States July 25, 2014 Details
Marpesia petreus
Ruddy Daggerwing
July 11, 2014 Cheri Pierce Martin County, Florida, United States July 25, 2014 Details