Recently Verified Sightings

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Species Observation Date Submitter Location Verified Datesort icon
Schinia chrysella August 24, 2016 Tom Middagh Nobles County, Minnesota, United States August 27, 2016 Details
Machimia tentoriferella
Gold-striped Leaftier Moth
August 26, 2016 godoverh2o York County, Pennsylvania, United States August 27, 2016 Details
Harrisina americana
Grapeleaf Skeletonizer Moth
August 23, 2016 curtis.lehman
(Jesse Babonis)
Montour County, Pennsylvania, United States August 27, 2016 Details
Helicoverpa zea
Corn Earworm Moth
August 26, 2016 curtis.lehman
(John Fedak)
McKean County, Pennsylvania, United States August 27, 2016 Details
Caenurgina crassiuscula
Clover Looper Moth
August 26, 2016 curtis.lehman
(John Fedak)
McKean County, Pennsylvania, United States August 27, 2016 Details
Lambdina fiscellaria
Hemlock Looper
August 27, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada August 27, 2016 Details
Cisthene plumbea
Lead-Colored Lichen Moth
August 27, 2016 godoverh2o York County, Pennsylvania, United States August 27, 2016 Details
Limenitis arthemis astyanax
'Astyanax' Red-spotted Purple
June 28, 2016 KristenR White County, Tennessee, United States August 27, 2016 Details
Chlosyne nycteis
Silvery Checkerspot
April 28, 2016 KristenR White County, Tennessee, United States August 27, 2016 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
April 12, 2016 KristenR White County, Tennessee, United States August 27, 2016 Details
Erynnis baptisiae
Wild Indigo Duskywing
July 28, 2016 Slugbait Ontario, Canada August 27, 2016 Details
Papilio troilus
Spicebush Swallowtail
August 26, 2016 KristenR White County, Tennessee, United States August 27, 2016 Details
Calycopis cecrops
Red-banded Hairstreak
August 26, 2016 KristenR White County, Tennessee, United States August 27, 2016 Details
Catocala grynea
Woody Underwing
July 27, 2016 Slugbait Ontario, Canada August 27, 2016 Details
Thyridopteryx ephemeraeformis
Evergreen Bagworm Moth
August 25, 2016 Jon Rapp Boone County, Missouri, United States August 27, 2016 Details
Caenurgina erechtea
Forage Looper Moth
August 21, 2016 Jon Rapp Newton County, Missouri, United States August 27, 2016 Details
Phytometra ernestinana
Ernestine's Moth
August 20, 2016 Jon Rapp Newton County, Missouri, United States August 27, 2016 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
August 21, 2016 crazyhorse Clay County, Missouri, United States August 27, 2016 Details
Limenitis arthemis astyanax
'Astyanax' Red-spotted Purple
August 17, 2016 crazyhorse Clay County, Missouri, United States August 27, 2016 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
August 20, 2016 crazyhorse Clay County, Missouri, United States August 27, 2016 Details
Limenitis archippus
Viceroy
August 18, 2016 crazyhorse Clay County, Missouri, United States August 27, 2016 Details
Pyrausta tyralis August 21, 2016 Jon Rapp Newton County, Missouri, United States August 27, 2016 Details
Limenitis arthemis arizonensis
Arizona Red-spotted Purple
August 23, 2016 M Kuhlman Cochise County, Arizona, United States August 27, 2016 Details
Phoebis sennae
Cloudless Sulphur
August 23, 2016 M Kuhlman Cochise County, Arizona, United States August 27, 2016 Details
Junonia coenia
Common Buckeye
August 23, 2016 M Kuhlman Cochise County, Arizona, United States August 27, 2016 Details
Macaria bisignata
Red-headed inchworm
August 02, 2016 iangardner Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States August 27, 2016 Details
Hyperstrotia villificans
White-lined Graylet
August 02, 2016 iangardner Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States August 27, 2016 Details
Spoladea recurvalis
Hawaiian Beet Webworm
August 20, 2016 Leslie Penning Franklin County, Missouri, United States August 27, 2016 Details
Prochoerodes lineola
Large Maple Spanworm Moth
August 19, 2016 Bob Kipfer Christian County, Missouri, United States August 27, 2016 Details
Schizura unicornis
Unicorn Caterpillar Moth
August 18, 2016 brdwtchr Texas County, Missouri, United States August 27, 2016 Details
Celastrina neglecta
Summer Azure
June 21, 2016 crprice Ripley County, Missouri, United States August 27, 2016 Details
Chloropteryx tepperaria
Angle Winged Emerald Moth
July 25, 2016 ozcomomoths Ozark County, Missouri, United States August 27, 2016 Details
Palpita magniferalis
Splendid Palpita
July 23, 2016 mdolomieu1 Christian County, Missouri, United States August 27, 2016 Details
Palpita magniferalis
Splendid Palpita
July 23, 2016 mdolomieu1 Christian County, Missouri, United States August 27, 2016 Details
Habrosyne gloriosa
Glorious Habrosyne
July 23, 2016 mdolomieu1 Christian County, Missouri, United States August 27, 2016 Details
Cyclophora pendulinaria
Sweetfern Geometer
August 26, 2016 curtis.lehman
(John Fedak)
McKean County, Pennsylvania, United States August 26, 2016 Details
Lambdina fiscellaria
Hemlock Looper
August 26, 2016 curtis.lehman
(John Fedak)
McKean County, Pennsylvania, United States August 26, 2016 Details
Atteva aurea
Ailanthus Webworm Moth
August 26, 2016 ebruckner Geauga County, Ohio, United States August 26, 2016 Details
Mimoschinia rufofascialis
Rufous-banded Crambid Moth
August 25, 2016 godoverh2o York County, Pennsylvania, United States August 26, 2016 Details
Callopistria floridensis
Florida Callopistria Moth
August 26, 2016 curtis.lehman Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States August 26, 2016 Details
Pheosia rimosa
Black-rimmed Prominent
August 26, 2016 curtis.lehman
(John Fedak)
McKean County, Pennsylvania, United States August 26, 2016 Details
Phlogophora periculosa
Brown Angle Shades
August 26, 2016 curtis.lehman
(John Fedak)
McKean County, Pennsylvania, United States August 26, 2016 Details
Hemaris thysbe
Hummingbird Clearwing
August 26, 2016 Englishman Hernando County, Florida, United States August 26, 2016 Details
Euchaetes egle
Milkweed Tussock Moth or Milkweed Tiger Moth
August 26, 2016 curtis.lehman
(John Fedak)
McKean County, Pennsylvania, United States August 26, 2016 Details
Vanessa virginiensis
American Lady
August 06, 2016 4wildlife Ontario, Canada August 26, 2016 Details
Hermeuptychia sosybius
Carolina Satyr
August 24, 2016 KristenR White County, Tennessee, United States August 26, 2016 Details
Schinia arcigera
Arcigera Flower Moth
August 25, 2016 iangardner Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States August 26, 2016 Details
Nathalis iole
Dainty Sulphur
August 20, 2016 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States August 26, 2016 Details
Nathalis iole
Dainty Sulphur
July 17, 2016 CA Ivy Tulsa County, Oklahoma, United States August 26, 2016 Details
Phoebis sennae
Cloudless Sulphur
August 21, 2016 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States August 26, 2016 Details
Phoebis sennae
Cloudless Sulphur
August 04, 2016 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States August 26, 2016 Details
Polites peckius
Peck's Skipper
August 26, 2016 holla for the environment Ontario, Canada August 26, 2016 Details
Phyciodes mylitta
Mylitta Crescent
August 04, 2016 Sue Orlowski Asotin County, Washington, United States August 26, 2016 Details
Cercyonis pegala
Common Wood-Nymph
August 04, 2016 Sue Orlowski Asotin County, Washington, United States August 26, 2016 Details
Speyeria hydaspe
Hydaspe Fritillary
August 04, 2016 Sue Orlowski Asotin County, Washington, United States August 26, 2016 Details
Wallengrenia otho
Southern Broken-Dash
August 25, 2016 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States August 26, 2016 Details
Eumorpha pandorus
Pandorus Sphinx
August 25, 2016 don.wamsley Maryland, United States August 26, 2016 Details
Loxostege cereralis August 04, 2016 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada August 26, 2016 Details
Archips dissitana
Boldy-marked Archips
August 04, 2016 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada August 26, 2016 Details
Feltia herilis
Master's Dart
August 04, 2016 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada August 26, 2016 Details
Epicallima argenticinctella August 04, 2016 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada August 26, 2016 Details
Mythimna unipuncta
Armyworm Moth
August 04, 2016 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada August 26, 2016 Details
Mesoleuca ruficillata
White-ribboned Carpet Moth
August 04, 2016 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada August 26, 2016 Details
Poanes zabulon
Zabulon Skipper
August 24, 2016 hmclin York County, Pennsylvania, United States August 26, 2016 Details
Poanes zabulon
Zabulon Skipper
August 24, 2016 hmclin York County, Pennsylvania, United States August 26, 2016 Details
Patalene olyzonaria
Juniper Geometer
August 02, 2016 iangardner Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States August 26, 2016 Details
Parallelia bistriaris
Maple Looper Moth
August 02, 2016 iangardner Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States August 26, 2016 Details
Feniseca tarquinius
Harvester
August 26, 2016 Chris Blomme Ontario, Canada August 26, 2016 Details
Panthea furcilla
Eastern Panthea
August 02, 2016 iangardner Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States August 26, 2016 Details
Panopoda carneicosta
Brown Panopoda
August 02, 2016 iangardner Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States August 26, 2016 Details
Pangrapta decoralis
Decorated Owlet
August 02, 2016 iangardner Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States August 26, 2016 Details
Palthis angulalis
Dark-spotted Palthis Moth
August 02, 2016 iangardner Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States August 26, 2016 Details
Paectes pygmaea
Pygmy Paectes
August 02, 2016 iangardner Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States August 26, 2016 Details
Orthonama obstipata
The Gem
August 02, 2016 iangardner Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States August 26, 2016 Details
Oreta rosea
Rose Hooktip
August 02, 2016 iangardner Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States August 26, 2016 Details
Oneida lunulalis
Orange-tufted Oneida Moth
August 02, 2016 iangardner Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States August 26, 2016 Details
Anisota senatoria
Orange-tipped oakworm moth
August 25, 2016 Anne Wills Putnam County, West Virginia, United States August 26, 2016 Details
Atalopedes campestris
Sachem
August 25, 2016 Anne Wills Putnam County, West Virginia, United States August 26, 2016 Details
Papaipema inquaesita
Sensitive Fern Borer Moth
August 26, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada August 26, 2016 Details
Xylesthia pruniramiella August 25, 2016 Allen Belden Richmond City County, Virginia, United States August 26, 2016 Details
Elophila gyralis August 26, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada August 26, 2016 Details
Grammia parthenice
Parthenice Tiger Moth
August 26, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada August 26, 2016 Details
Chlosyne nycteis
Silvery Checkerspot
July 16, 2016 Anne Wills Putnam County, West Virginia, United States August 26, 2016 Details
Papilio troilus
Spicebush Swallowtail
July 16, 2016 Anne Wills Putnam County, West Virginia, United States August 26, 2016 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
July 16, 2016 Anne Wills Putnam County, West Virginia, United States August 26, 2016 Details
Chlosyne nycteis
Silvery Checkerspot
July 16, 2016 Anne Wills Putnam County, West Virginia, United States August 26, 2016 Details
Limenitis arthemis astyanax
'Astyanax' Red-spotted Purple
July 16, 2016 Anne Wills Putnam County, West Virginia, United States August 26, 2016 Details
Sunira verberata
Battered Sallow Moth
August 25, 2016 frogbandit Anchorage Borough, Alaska, United States August 26, 2016 Details
Cercyonis pegala
Common Wood-Nymph
August 25, 2016 joep01 Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States August 26, 2016 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
July 16, 2016 Anne Wills Putnam County, West Virginia, United States August 26, 2016 Details
Digrammia ocellinata
Faint-spotted Angle
August 24, 2016 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States August 26, 2016 Details
Athetis tarda
The Slow Poke
August 24, 2016 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States August 26, 2016 Details
Tricholita signata
Signate Quaker
August 24, 2016 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States August 26, 2016 Details
Limenitis arthemis astyanax
'Astyanax' Red-spotted Purple
August 25, 2016 kmarkdaniel Hendricks County, Indiana, United States August 26, 2016 Details
Phyciodes tharos
Pearl Crescent
July 16, 2016 Anne Wills Putnam County, West Virginia, United States August 26, 2016 Details
Udea rubigalis
Celery Leaftier Moth
December 21, 2015 rdhealy1951@aol.com Hardin County, Kentucky, United States August 26, 2016 Details
Emmelina monodactyla
Morning-glory Plume Moth
December 21, 2015 rdhealy1951@aol.com Hart County, Kentucky, United States August 26, 2016 Details
Spodoptera ornithogalli
Yellow-striped Armyworm Moth
November 12, 2015 rdhealy1951@aol.com Hardin County, Kentucky, United States August 26, 2016 Details
Iridopsis defectaria
Brown-shaded Gray
December 21, 2015 rdhealy1951@aol.com Hart County, Kentucky, United States August 26, 2016 Details
Eumorpha achemon
Achemon sphinx
August 25, 2016 Allen Belden Richmond City County, Virginia, United States August 26, 2016 Details