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.

Click on a point to see details of the sighting.

Sightings can be sorted by scientific name, common name, and date. Access species profiles by clicking on the scientific name link. Additional information about each sighting is available by clicking on "Details."

You don't have Javascript enabled. Hover for more information! But don't worry: you can still use this web site! You have two options:
  • enable Javascript in your browser and then refresh this page, for a much enhanced experience.
  • click the Update button every time you want to update the selection.
Species Observation Date Submitter Location Verified Datesort icon
Operophtera bruceata
The Bruce Spanworm
November 23, 2014 digginflowers Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States November 23, 2014 Details
Episimus argutanus October 18, 2014 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States November 23, 2014 Details
Promalactis suzukiella
Suzuki's Promalactis Moth
August 10, 2014 B3tomm Morris County, New Jersey, United States November 23, 2014 Details
Epirrita autumnata
Autumnal Moth
October 12, 2014 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada November 23, 2014 Details
Isa textula
Crowned Slug Moth
November 04, 2014 Tommie Rogers Marion County, Tennessee, United States November 23, 2014 Details
Microcrambus elegans
Elegant Grass-veneer
November 11, 2014 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States November 23, 2014 Details
Scardia approximatella November 05, 2014 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States November 23, 2014 Details
Tetanolita mynesalis
Smoky Tetanolita Moth
October 20, 2014 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States November 23, 2014 Details
Euclea nanina
Nanina Oak-Slug Moth
November 16, 2014 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States November 23, 2014 Details
Samea ecclesialis
Assembly Moth
November 11, 2014 c.c. Bay County, Florida, United States November 23, 2014 Details
Acrobasis exsulella
Cordovan Pyralid
June 01, 2010 ozcomomoths Ozark County, Missouri, United States November 23, 2014 Details
Homochlodes disconventa August 12, 2014 dendroica5 Franklin County, Massachusetts, United States November 23, 2014 Details
Cucullia asteroides
The Asteroid
August 10, 2014 dendroica5 Franklin County, Massachusetts, United States November 23, 2014 Details
Chlorochlamys chloroleucaria
Blackberry Looper Moth
August 08, 2014 dendroica5 Franklin County, Massachusetts, United States November 23, 2014 Details
Aristotelia roseosuffusella August 10, 2014 a-o Essex County, Massachusetts, United States November 23, 2014 Details
Xanthotype sp. July 27, 2014 Mapper Johnson County, Illinois, United States November 23, 2014 Details
Caripeta divisata
Gray Spruce Looper
August 22, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States November 22, 2014 Details
Bibarrambla allenella
Bog Bibarrambla Moth
August 22, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States November 22, 2014 Details
Microcrambus elegans
Elegant Grass-veneer
August 22, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States November 22, 2014 Details
Polygrammate hebraeicum
The Hebrew
August 22, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States November 22, 2014 Details
Xestia badicollis August 22, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States November 22, 2014 Details
Psilocorsis quercicella
Oak Leaftier Moth
August 22, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States November 22, 2014 Details
Agrotis ipsilon
Ipsilon Dart
August 22, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States November 22, 2014 Details
Palpita magniferalis
Splendid Palpita
August 22, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States November 22, 2014 Details
Hypena scabra
Green Cloverworm Moth
August 22, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States November 22, 2014 Details
Lacinipolia renigera
Bristly Cutworm Moth
September 07, 2014 mnerrie Cheshire County, New Hampshire, United States November 22, 2014 Details
Abrostola urentis
Variegated Brindle Moth
August 04, 2014 curtis.lehman Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States November 22, 2014 Details
Operophtera bruceata
The Bruce Spanworm
November 06, 2014 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada November 22, 2014 Details
Elaphria chalcedonia
Chalcedony Midget
October 30, 2014 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States November 22, 2014 Details
Myscelia ethusa
Mexican Bluewing
November 08, 2014 Kurt R. Schwarz Cameron County, Texas, United States November 22, 2014 Details
Heliconius charithonia
Zebra Heliconian
November 08, 2014 Kurt R. Schwarz Cameron County, Texas, United States November 22, 2014 Details
Battus philenor
Pipevine Swallowtail
November 08, 2014 Kurt R. Schwarz Hidalgo County, Texas, United States November 22, 2014 Details
Anartia jatrophae
White Peacock
November 04, 2014 Kurt R. Schwarz Hidalgo County, Texas, United States November 22, 2014 Details
Plagodis phlogosaria
Straight-lined Plagodis
May 06, 2013 curtis.lehman
(Margaret Higbee)
Indiana County, Pennsylvania, United States November 22, 2014 Details
Actias luna
Luna moth
July 24, 2014 Ashelainee Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States November 22, 2014 Details
Asterocampa leilia
Empress Leilia
February 19, 2014 dougback Pima County, Arizona, United States November 22, 2014 Details
Eantis tamenund
Northern Sicklewing
November 05, 2014 Kurt R. Schwarz Cameron County, Texas, United States November 22, 2014 Details
Cladara atroliturata
The Scribbler
April 24, 2014 disteffv Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States November 22, 2014 Details
Acronicta hamamelis May 26, 2014 disteffv Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States November 22, 2014 Details
Anaea andria
Goatweed Leafwing
October 18, 2014 arcturusangel Claiborne Parish, Louisiana, United States November 22, 2014 Details
Anastrus sempiternus
Common Anastrus
November 09, 2014 wvbirder Hidalgo County, Texas, United States November 22, 2014 Details
Argyrotaenia provana August 07, 2014 coreyk Clark County, Nevada, United States November 22, 2014 Details
Filatima hemicrossa July 24, 2014 coreyk Clark County, Nevada, United States November 22, 2014 Details
Sympistis benjamini October 05, 2014 coreyk Clark County, Nevada, United States November 22, 2014 Details
Prorasea sideralis October 05, 2014 coreyk Clark County, Nevada, United States November 22, 2014 Details
Sympistis deceptiva October 11, 2014 coreyk Clark County, Nevada, United States November 22, 2014 Details
Ancyloxypha numitor
Least Skipper
October 01, 2014 rh connors Houston County, Tennessee, United States November 22, 2014 Details
Polygonia comma
Eastern Comma
October 01, 2014 rh connors Houston County, Tennessee, United States November 22, 2014 Details
Polygonia interrogationis
Question Mark
October 01, 2014 rh connors Houston County, Tennessee, United States November 22, 2014 Details
Halysidota sp. July 16, 2014 b.cn.u Ontario, Canada November 22, 2014 Details
Halysidota sp. July 22, 2014 b.cn.u Ontario, Canada November 22, 2014 Details
Peridea basitriens
Oval-based Prominent
August 05, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States November 22, 2014 Details
Acrolophus popeanella
Clemens' Grass Tubeworm Moth
July 23, 2014 a-o Essex County, Massachusetts, United States November 22, 2014 Details
Hypagyrtis piniata
Pine Measuringworm Moth
August 19, 2014 a-o Essex County, Massachusetts, United States November 22, 2014 Details
Euphyia intermediata
Sharp-angled Carpet
August 14, 2014 a-o Essex County, Massachusetts, United States November 22, 2014 Details
Hahncappsia marculenta August 14, 2014 a-o Essex County, Massachusetts, United States November 22, 2014 Details
Herpetogramma aeglealis August 15, 2014 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States November 22, 2014 Details
Fumibotys fumalis August 15, 2014 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States November 22, 2014 Details
Apamea helva
Yellow Three-spot
August 15, 2014 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States November 22, 2014 Details
Noctua pronuba
European Yellow Underwing
August 14, 2014 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States November 22, 2014 Details
Amphipoea americana
American Ear Moth
July 25, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States November 22, 2014 Details
Aglossa cuprina
Grease Moth
July 27, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States November 22, 2014 Details
Acronicta vinnula
Delightful Dagger Moth
May 24, 2014 JHCarpenter Dorchester County, South Carolina, United States November 22, 2014 Details
Acronicta lobeliae
Lobelia Dagger Moth
August 04, 2014 sgshaw Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States November 22, 2014 Details
Lacanobia subjuncta
Speckled Cutworm Moth
August 02, 2014 dendroica5 Franklin County, Massachusetts, United States November 22, 2014 Details
Halysidota sp. July 15, 2014 rosenthal.k Fairfax County, Virginia, United States November 22, 2014 Details
Petrophila bifascialis
Two-banded Petrophila
June 28, 2014 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada November 22, 2014 Details
Geina sheppardi
Sheppard's Plume Moth
June 22, 2014 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada November 22, 2014 Details
Noctua pronuba
European Yellow Underwing
June 22, 2014 christinebotelho Bristol County, Massachusetts, United States November 22, 2014 Details
Lithophane lemmeri May 26, 2014 jack.c.koch Rutherford County, North Carolina, United States November 22, 2014 Details
Catocala vidua
The Widow
October 26, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States November 21, 2014 Details
Artace cribraria
Dot-lined White
October 26, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States November 21, 2014 Details
Anicla infecta
Green Cutworm Moth
October 26, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States November 21, 2014 Details
Agrotis gladiaria
Swordsman Dart
October 26, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States November 21, 2014 Details
Agriphila vulgivagella October 26, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States November 21, 2014 Details
Clemensia albata
Little White Lichen Moth
August 21, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States November 21, 2014 Details
Moodna ostrinella
Darker Moodna Moth
August 21, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States November 21, 2014 Details
Callopistria mollissima
Pink-shaded Fern Moth
August 21, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States November 21, 2014 Details
Sciota virgatella August 21, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States November 21, 2014 Details
Anicla illapsa
Snowy Dart
August 21, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States November 21, 2014 Details
Perimede erransella August 21, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States November 21, 2014 Details
Panthea furcilla
Eastern Panthea
August 20, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States November 21, 2014 Details
Sciota subcaesiella
Locust Leafroller Moth
August 20, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States November 21, 2014 Details
Halysidota tessellaris
Banded Tussock Moth or Pale Tiger Moth
August 20, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States November 21, 2014 Details
Ponometia erastrioides
Small Bird-dropping Moth
August 20, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States November 21, 2014 Details
Selenia kentaria
Kent's Geometer
May 02, 2014 disteffv Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States November 21, 2014 Details
Agriopodes fallax
The Green Marvel
May 23, 2014 disteffv Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States November 21, 2014 Details
Zale intenta May 16, 2014 disteffv Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States November 21, 2014 Details
Lithophane antennata
Ashen Pinion
October 02, 2014 WTscience6 Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States November 21, 2014 Details
Crocidocnemis pellucidalis November 17, 2014 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States November 21, 2014 Details
Lobocleta ossularia
Drab Brown Wave
November 17, 2014 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States November 21, 2014 Details
Agraulis vanillae
Gulf Fritillary
November 08, 2014 jlfotomeister Gulf County, Florida, United States November 21, 2014 Details
Argyria nummulalis October 04, 2014 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States November 21, 2014 Details
Diaphania modialis October 12, 2014 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States November 21, 2014 Details
Amolita obliqua
Oblique Grass Moth
November 17, 2014 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States November 21, 2014 Details
Elaphria nucicolora October 14, 2014 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States November 21, 2014 Details
Amolita obliqua
Oblique Grass Moth
November 17, 2014 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States November 21, 2014 Details
Heliades mulleolella October 12, 2014 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States November 21, 2014 Details
Fissicrambus haytiellus
Carpet-grass Webworm Moth
November 17, 2014 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States November 21, 2014 Details
Schinia carmosina October 12, 2014 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States November 21, 2014 Details