Recently Verified Sightings

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Species Observation Date Submitter Location Verified Datesort icon
Atalopedes campestris
Sachem
June 22, 2016 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States June 25, 2016 Details
Eudryas grata
Beautiful Wood-nymph
June 25, 2016 julmast Elkhart County, Indiana, United States June 25, 2016 Details
Pleuroprucha insulsaria
Common Tan Wave
June 23, 2016 digginflowers Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States June 25, 2016 Details
Horisme intestinata
Brown Bark Carpet
June 22, 2016 digginflowers Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States June 25, 2016 Details
Autographa precationis
The Common Looper Moth
June 24, 2016 digginflowers Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States June 25, 2016 Details
Hypercompe scribonia
Great Leopard Moth
June 25, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada June 25, 2016 Details
Scopula limboundata
Large Lace-border
June 25, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada June 25, 2016 Details
Olethreutes ferriferana June 25, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada June 25, 2016 Details
Heterophleps refusaria
Three-patched Bigwing
June 25, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada June 25, 2016 Details
Zanclognatha pedipilalis
Grayish Zanclognatha Moth
June 25, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada June 25, 2016 Details
Polites vibex
Whirlabout
June 21, 2016 PopularOutcast Alachua County, Florida, United States June 25, 2016 Details
Lymantria dispar
Gypsy Moth
July 21, 2015 Dawn Lapp Saratoga County, New York, United States June 25, 2016 Details
Heliomata cycladata
Common Spring Moth
June 24, 2016 Jarchibold Saratoga County, New York, United States June 25, 2016 Details
Synanthedon acerni
Maple Callus Borer Moth
June 22, 2016 Jarchibold Saratoga County, New York, United States June 25, 2016 Details
Satyrium californica
California Hairstreak
June 23, 2016 Bdog San Diego County, California, United States June 25, 2016 Details
Habrodais grunus
Golden Hairstreak
June 23, 2016 Bdog San Diego County, California, United States June 25, 2016 Details
Satyrium tetra
Mountain Mahogany Hairstreak
June 23, 2016 Bdog San Diego County, California, United States June 25, 2016 Details
Pyrgus albescens
White Checkered-Skipper
June 23, 2016 Bdog San Diego County, California, United States June 25, 2016 Details
Vanessa atalanta
Red Admiral
June 22, 2016 Vickie Multnomah County, Oregon, United States June 25, 2016 Details
Vanessa annabella
West Coast Lady
June 22, 2016 Vickie Multnomah County, Oregon, United States June 25, 2016 Details
Atalopedes campestris
Sachem
June 23, 2016 Mzteachuh San Bernardino County, California, United States June 25, 2016 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
June 07, 2016 Snyder@rcrcd.org Riverside County, California, United States June 25, 2016 Details
Papilio cresphontes
Giant Swallowtail
October 02, 2013 Snyder@rcrcd.org Riverside County, California, United States June 25, 2016 Details
Pyrausta acrionalis May 29, 2016 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada June 25, 2016 Details
Antheraea polyphemus
Polyphemus moth
June 22, 2016 Everton848 Somerset County, New Jersey, United States June 25, 2016 Details
Antheraea polyphemus
Polyphemus moth
June 23, 2016 wpinelli Chester County, Pennsylvania, United States June 24, 2016 Details
Heterocampa biundata
Wavy-lined Heterocampa
June 07, 2016 digginflowers Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States June 24, 2016 Details
Hedya nubiferana May 31, 2016 digginflowers Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States June 24, 2016 Details
Phaeoura quernaria
Oak Beauty
June 22, 2016 Mr Bill E-B Ontario, Canada June 24, 2016 Details
Limenitis arthemis arthemis
White Admiral
June 21, 2016 Mr Bill E-B Ontario, Canada June 24, 2016 Details
Vanessa atalanta
Red Admiral
June 23, 2016 Jonathan Clark Catahoula Parish, Louisiana, United States June 24, 2016 Details
Polygonia interrogationis
Question Mark
June 23, 2016 Jonathan Clark La Salle Parish, Louisiana, United States June 24, 2016 Details
Idaea dimidiata
Single-dotted Wave
June 24, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada June 24, 2016 Details
Ancyloxypha numitor
Least Skipper
June 22, 2016 sh11 Ontario, Canada June 24, 2016 Details
Mompha stellella June 22, 2016 digginflowers Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States June 24, 2016 Details
Idia rotundalis
Rotund Idia Moth
June 24, 2016 digginflowers Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States June 24, 2016 Details
Metalectra discalis
Common Fungus Moth
June 24, 2016 digginflowers Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States June 24, 2016 Details
Oeneis bore
White-veined Arctic
June 22, 2016 janazak Yukon Territory, Canada June 24, 2016 Details
Nadata gibbosa
White-dotted Prominent
June 23, 2016 jwilkinson Howard County, Maryland, United States June 24, 2016 Details
Phyciodes tharos
Pearl Crescent
June 04, 2016 tjrickert Orange County, Florida, United States June 24, 2016 Details
Hemeroplanis habitalis June 03, 2016 tjrickert Brevard County, Florida, United States June 24, 2016 Details
Catocala amica
Girlfriend Underwing
June 03, 2016 tjrickert Brevard County, Florida, United States June 24, 2016 Details
Junonia coenia
Common Buckeye
June 03, 2016 tjrickert Brevard County, Florida, United States June 24, 2016 Details
Phlogophora iris
Olive Angle Shades
June 13, 2016 Quaker state mothing Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania, United States June 24, 2016 Details
Leptotes cassius
Cassius Blue
June 03, 2016 tjrickert Brevard County, Florida, United States June 24, 2016 Details
Utetheisa ornatrix
Bella Moth
June 03, 2016 tjrickert Brevard County, Florida, United States June 24, 2016 Details
Hemiargus ceraunus
Ceraunus Blue
June 03, 2016 tjrickert Brevard County, Florida, United States June 24, 2016 Details
Nathalis iole
Dainty Sulphur
June 02, 2016 tjrickert Hillsborough County, Florida, United States June 24, 2016 Details
Polygonia satyrus
Satyr Comma
June 20, 2016 altairpilot King County, Washington, United States June 24, 2016 Details
Parapediasia teterrella
Bluegrass Webworm Moth
May 29, 2016 tjrickert Armstrong County, Pennsylvania, United States June 24, 2016 Details
Gluphisia septentrionis
Common Gluphisia
May 26, 2016 tjrickert Armstrong County, Pennsylvania, United States June 24, 2016 Details
Mompha stellella May 26, 2016 tjrickert Armstrong County, Pennsylvania, United States June 24, 2016 Details
Argyrotaenia velutinana
Red Banded Leafroller Moth
June 23, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States June 24, 2016 Details
Polites peckius
Peck's Skipper
June 23, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada June 24, 2016 Details
Erynnis juvenalis
Juvenal's Duskywing
June 11, 2016 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada June 24, 2016 Details
Megisto cymela
Little Wood-Satyr
June 10, 2016 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada June 24, 2016 Details
Erynnis juvenalis
Juvenal's Duskywing
May 23, 2016 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada June 24, 2016 Details
Nymphalis antiopa
Mourning Cloak
April 30, 2016 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada June 24, 2016 Details
Atrytone arogos
Arogos Skipper
June 22, 2016 Robert Epstein Osceola County, Florida, United States June 24, 2016 Details
Thorybes confusis
Confused Cloudywing
June 22, 2016 Robert Epstein Osceola County, Florida, United States June 24, 2016 Details
Syndemis afflictana
Gray Leafroller
May 29, 2016 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada June 24, 2016 Details
Ponometia candefacta
Olive-shaded Bird-dropping Moth
May 29, 2016 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada June 24, 2016 Details
Hyalophora cecropia
Cecropia silkmoth
June 22, 2016 CadeLake St Joseph County, Michigan, United States June 24, 2016 Details
Oreta rosea
Rose Hooktip
August 22, 2015 PetuniaJen Powell County, Kentucky, United States June 24, 2016 Details
Feltia herilis
Master's Dart
October 06, 2015 PetuniaJen Fayette County, Kentucky, United States June 24, 2016 Details
Smerinthus cerisyi
One-eyed sphinx
May 29, 2016 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada June 24, 2016 Details
Cydia toreuta May 29, 2016 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada June 24, 2016 Details
Manduca sexta
Carolina sphinx
June 22, 2016 strixv Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States June 24, 2016 Details
Syndemis afflictana
Gray Leafroller
May 28, 2016 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada June 24, 2016 Details
Syndemis afflictana
Gray Leafroller
May 28, 2016 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada June 24, 2016 Details
Lomographa vestaliata
White Spring Moth
May 28, 2016 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada June 24, 2016 Details
Macaria fissinotata
Hemlock Angle
May 28, 2016 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada June 24, 2016 Details
Ascalapha odorata
Black Witch
June 21, 2016 Todd Truby Lake County, Illinois, United States June 24, 2016 Details
Antheraea polyphemus
Polyphemus moth
June 21, 2016 Issmister Fremont County, Colorado, United States June 24, 2016 Details
Hyalophora cecropia
Cecropia silkmoth
June 20, 2016 monamona11 Olmsted County, Minnesota, United States June 24, 2016 Details
Pyrgus oileus
Tropical Checkered-Skipper
June 17, 2016 Loret_in_Florida Osceola County, Florida, United States June 24, 2016 Details
Urbanus proteus
Long-tailed Skipper
June 19, 2016 scfl47 Indian River County, Florida, United States June 24, 2016 Details
Scopula junctaria
Simple Wave
June 15, 2016 bobscafe British Columbia, Canada June 24, 2016 Details
Euphydryas phaeton
Baltimore Checkerspot
May 31, 2016 dhcox57 Madison County, Virginia, United States June 24, 2016 Details
Polygonia progne
Gray Comma
June 17, 2016 dhcox57 Madison County, Virginia, United States June 24, 2016 Details
Satyrium favonius ontario
'Northern' Southern Hairstreak
June 14, 2016 Brian Taber Northampton County, Virginia, United States June 24, 2016 Details
Iridopsis larvaria
Bent-Lined Gray
June 21, 2016 Aboover Knox County, Maine, United States June 23, 2016 Details
Morrisonia evicta
Bicolored Woodgrain
June 21, 2016 Aboover Knox County, Maine, United States June 23, 2016 Details
Grammia virguncula
Little Tiger Moth
June 21, 2016 Aboover Knox County, Maine, United States June 23, 2016 Details
Pyrausta signatalis June 20, 2016 curtis.lehman
(Jesse Babonis)
Montour County, Pennsylvania, United States June 23, 2016 Details
Hypena scabra
Green Cloverworm Moth
May 29, 2016 tjrickert Armstrong County, Pennsylvania, United States June 23, 2016 Details
Leuconycta diphteroides
Green Leuconycta
May 29, 2016 tjrickert Armstrong County, Pennsylvania, United States June 23, 2016 Details
Chytolita morbidalis
Morbid Owlet Moth
May 29, 2016 tjrickert Armstrong County, Pennsylvania, United States June 23, 2016 Details
Pangrapta decoralis
Decorated Owlet
May 29, 2016 tjrickert Armstrong County, Pennsylvania, United States June 23, 2016 Details
Campaea perlata
Pale Beauty
May 29, 2016 tjrickert Armstrong County, Pennsylvania, United States June 23, 2016 Details
Epiblema otiosana
Bidens Borer Moth
May 26, 2016 tjrickert Armstrong County, Pennsylvania, United States June 23, 2016 Details
Lophocampa caryae
Hickory Tussock Moth or Hickory Tiger Moth
May 26, 2016 tjrickert Armstrong County, Pennsylvania, United States June 23, 2016 Details
Maliattha synochitis
Black-dotted Maliattha
June 23, 2016 curtis.lehman
(John Fedak)
McKean County, Pennsylvania, United States June 23, 2016 Details
Schizura unicornis
Unicorn Caterpillar Moth
May 26, 2016 tjrickert Armstrong County, Pennsylvania, United States June 23, 2016 Details
Ponometia erastrioides
Small Bird-dropping Moth
May 26, 2016 tjrickert Armstrong County, Pennsylvania, United States June 23, 2016 Details
Probole amicaria May 26, 2016 tjrickert Armstrong County, Pennsylvania, United States June 23, 2016 Details
Coelostathma discopunctana
The Batman Moth
May 26, 2016 tjrickert Armstrong County, Pennsylvania, United States June 23, 2016 Details
Antaeotricha schlaegeri June 23, 2016 curtis.lehman
(John Fedak)
McKean County, Pennsylvania, United States June 23, 2016 Details
Scoparia penumbralis
Dark-brown Scoparia Moth
June 23, 2016 curtis.lehman
(John Fedak)
McKean County, Pennsylvania, United States June 23, 2016 Details
Papilio zelicaon
Anise Swallowtail
June 15, 2015 altairpilot King County, Washington, United States June 23, 2016 Details