Recently Verified Sightings

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Species Observation Date Submitter Location Verified Datesort icon
Limenitis arthemis astyanax
'Astyanax' Red-spotted Purple
March 27, 2015 Ken Bosso East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana, United States March 27, 2015 Details
Manduca quinquemaculata
Five-spotted hawkmoth
June 10, 2014 falecore Kings County, New York, United States March 27, 2015 Details
Limenitis arthemis
Red-spotted Purple or White Admiral
July 25, 2014 rebeccafm Kings County, New York, United States March 27, 2015 Details
Colias eurytheme
Orange Sulphur
March 24, 2015 JerryE Burnet County, Texas, United States March 27, 2015 Details
Samea baccatalis March 26, 2015 JeanEvoy De Soto County, Florida, United States March 27, 2015 Details
Zale horrida
Horrid Zale
March 26, 2015 JeanEvoy De Soto County, Florida, United States March 27, 2015 Details
Erynnis juvenalis
Juvenal's Duskywing
June 22, 2014 ellenjones6 Franklin County, New York, United States March 27, 2015 Details
Palpidia pallidior March 23, 2015 JeanEvoy De Soto County, Florida, United States March 27, 2015 Details
Euphyes vestris
Dun Skipper
July 19, 2014 ellenjones6 Franklin County, New York, United States March 27, 2015 Details
Inguromorpha basalis
Black-lined Carpenterworm Moth
March 23, 2015 JeanEvoy De Soto County, Florida, United States March 27, 2015 Details
Papilio canadensis
Canadian Tiger Swallowtail
June 22, 2014 ellenjones6 Franklin County, New York, United States March 27, 2015 Details
Limenitis arthemis arthemis
White Admiral
July 19, 2014 ellenjones6 Franklin County, New York, United States March 27, 2015 Details
Decantha stecia March 26, 2015 JeanEvoy De Soto County, Florida, United States March 27, 2015 Details
Ctenucha virginica
Virginia Ctenucha
July 19, 2014 ellenjones6 Franklin County, New York, United States March 27, 2015 Details
Ctenucha virginica
Virginia Ctenucha
July 19, 2014 ellenjones6 Franklin County, New York, United States March 27, 2015 Details
Actias luna
Luna moth
June 22, 2014 ellenjones6 Franklin County, New York, United States March 27, 2015 Details
Crambus quinquareatus
Large-striped Grass-veneer
March 26, 2015 JeanEvoy De Soto County, Florida, United States March 27, 2015 Details
Actias luna
Luna moth
June 22, 2014 ellenjones6 Franklin County, New York, United States March 27, 2015 Details
Actias luna
Luna moth
July 05, 2014 ellenjones6 Franklin County, New York, United States March 27, 2015 Details
Hemaris thysbe
Hummingbird Clearwing
May 29, 2014 ellenjones6 Franklin County, New York, United States March 27, 2015 Details
Hemaris thysbe
Hummingbird Clearwing
June 21, 2014 ellenjones6 Franklin County, New York, United States March 27, 2015 Details
Hemaris thysbe
Hummingbird Clearwing
July 12, 2014 ellenjones6 Franklin County, New York, United States March 27, 2015 Details
Hyalophora cecropia
Cecropia silkmoth
June 22, 2014 ellenjones6 Franklin County, New York, United States March 27, 2015 Details
Limenitis arthemis arthemis
White Admiral
June 22, 2014 ellenjones6 Franklin County, New York, United States March 27, 2015 Details
Limenitis arthemis arthemis
White Admiral
June 22, 2014 ellenjones6 Franklin County, New York, United States March 27, 2015 Details
Limenitis arthemis arthemis
White Admiral
July 19, 2014 ellenjones6 Franklin County, New York, United States March 27, 2015 Details
Limenitis arthemis arthemis
White Admiral
July 19, 2014 ellenjones6 Franklin County, New York, United States March 27, 2015 Details
Limenitis arthemis arthemis
White Admiral
July 19, 2014 ellenjones6 Franklin County, New York, United States March 27, 2015 Details
Limenitis arthemis arthemis
White Admiral
July 12, 2014 ellenjones6 Franklin County, New York, United States March 27, 2015 Details
Limenitis archippus
Viceroy
June 22, 2014 ellenjones6 Franklin County, New York, United States March 27, 2015 Details
Colias philodice
Clouded Sulphur
July 19, 2014 ellenjones6 Franklin County, New York, United States March 27, 2015 Details
Celastrina ladon
Spring Azure
June 22, 2014 ellenjones6 Franklin County, New York, United States March 27, 2015 Details
Colias philodice
Clouded Sulphur
July 05, 2014 ellenjones6 Franklin County, New York, United States March 27, 2015 Details
Colias philodice
Clouded Sulphur
July 05, 2014 ellenjones6 Franklin County, New York, United States March 27, 2015 Details
Vanessa atalanta
Red Admiral
August 09, 2014 ellenjones6 Franklin County, New York, United States March 27, 2015 Details
Vanessa atalanta
Red Admiral
August 19, 2014 ellenjones6 Franklin County, New York, United States March 27, 2015 Details
Vanessa atalanta
Red Admiral
July 05, 2014 ellenjones6 Franklin County, New York, United States March 27, 2015 Details
Cercyonis pegala
Common Wood-Nymph
August 08, 2014 ellenjones6 Franklin County, New York, United States March 27, 2015 Details
Pieris oleracea
Mustard White
July 19, 2014 ellenjones6 Franklin County, New York, United States March 27, 2015 Details
Pieris oleracea
Mustard White
July 19, 2014 ellenjones6 Franklin County, New York, United States March 27, 2015 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
August 08, 2014 ellenjones6 Franklin County, New York, United States March 27, 2015 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
July 26, 2014 ellenjones6 Franklin County, New York, United States March 27, 2015 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
July 19, 2014 ellenjones6 Franklin County, New York, United States March 27, 2015 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
July 19, 2014 ellenjones6 Franklin County, New York, United States March 27, 2015 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
July 19, 2014 ellenjones6 Franklin County, New York, United States March 27, 2015 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
August 19, 2014 ellenjones6 Franklin County, New York, United States March 27, 2015 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
July 12, 2014 ellenjones6 Franklin County, New York, United States March 27, 2015 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
July 12, 2014 ellenjones6 Franklin County, New York, United States March 27, 2015 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
July 12, 2014 ellenjones6 Franklin County, New York, United States March 27, 2015 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
August 08, 2014 ellenjones6 Franklin County, New York, United States March 27, 2015 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
August 08, 2014 ellenjones6 Franklin County, New York, United States March 27, 2015 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
August 08, 2014 ellenjones6 Franklin County, New York, United States March 27, 2015 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
July 05, 2014 ellenjones6 Franklin County, New York, United States March 27, 2015 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
August 01, 2014 ellenjones6 Franklin County, New York, United States March 27, 2015 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
August 01, 2014 ellenjones6 Franklin County, New York, United States March 27, 2015 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
August 01, 2014 ellenjones6 Franklin County, New York, United States March 27, 2015 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
July 19, 2014 ellenjones6 Franklin County, New York, United States March 27, 2015 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
July 12, 2014 ellenjones6 Franklin County, New York, United States March 27, 2015 Details
Cercyonis pegala
Common Wood-Nymph
August 01, 2014 ellenjones6 Franklin County, New York, United States March 27, 2015 Details
Cercyonis pegala
Common Wood-Nymph
August 01, 2014 ellenjones6 Franklin County, New York, United States March 27, 2015 Details
Poanes hobomok
Hobomok Skipper
June 22, 2014 ellenjones6 Franklin County, New York, United States March 27, 2015 Details
Polites mystic
Long Dash
July 19, 2014 ellenjones6 Franklin County, New York, United States March 27, 2015 Details
Papilio cresphontes
Giant Swallowtail
August 19, 2014 ellenjones6 Franklin County, New York, United States March 27, 2015 Details
Speyeria cybele
Great Spangled Fritillary
July 26, 2014 ellenjones6 Franklin County, New York, United States March 27, 2015 Details
Speyeria aphrodite
Aphrodite Fritillary
July 26, 2014 ellenjones6 Franklin County, New York, United States March 27, 2015 Details
Boloria selene
Silver-bordered Fritillary
June 22, 2014 ellenjones6 Franklin County, New York, United States March 27, 2015 Details
Boloria selene
Silver-bordered Fritillary
June 22, 2014 ellenjones6 Franklin County, New York, United States March 27, 2015 Details
Boloria selene
Silver-bordered Fritillary
June 22, 2014 ellenjones6 Franklin County, New York, United States March 27, 2015 Details
Speyeria cybele
Great Spangled Fritillary
July 19, 2014 ellenjones6 Franklin County, New York, United States March 27, 2015 Details
Speyeria aphrodite
Aphrodite Fritillary
July 19, 2014 ellenjones6 Franklin County, New York, United States March 27, 2015 Details
Speyeria cybele
Great Spangled Fritillary
July 19, 2014 ellenjones6 Franklin County, New York, United States March 27, 2015 Details
Speyeria cybele
Great Spangled Fritillary
August 19, 2014 ellenjones6 Franklin County, New York, United States March 27, 2015 Details
Speyeria cybele
Great Spangled Fritillary
August 19, 2014 ellenjones6 Franklin County, New York, United States March 27, 2015 Details
Speyeria aphrodite
Aphrodite Fritillary
August 19, 2014 ellenjones6 Franklin County, New York, United States March 27, 2015 Details
Polygonia oreas
Oreas Comma
March 07, 2015 Linda Fink Yamhill County, Oregon, United States March 27, 2015 Details
Vanessa annabella
West Coast Lady
March 07, 2015 rebeccafm Los Angeles County, California, United States March 27, 2015 Details
Vanessa atalanta
Red Admiral
March 21, 2015 rebeccafm Los Angeles County, California, United States March 27, 2015 Details
Vanessa cardui
Painted Lady
March 21, 2015 rebeccafm Los Angeles County, California, United States March 27, 2015 Details
Nymphalis antiopa
Mourning Cloak
March 21, 2015 rebeccafm Los Angeles County, California, United States March 27, 2015 Details
Phigalia titea
Spiny Looper
March 26, 2015 Shane Miller Beaver County, Pennsylvania, United States March 27, 2015 Details
Eupsilia morrisoni
Morrison's Sallow
March 26, 2015 Shane Miller Beaver County, Pennsylvania, United States March 27, 2015 Details
Parrhasius m album
White-M Hairstreak
March 26, 2015 Doug Bruce Roane County, Tennessee, United States March 27, 2015 Details
Ceratomia undulosa
Waved sphinx
September 24, 2014 roseanna Pulaski County, Kentucky, United States March 27, 2015 Details
Sphinx chersis
Great ash sphinx
July 29, 2014 ShaneTanquary El Paso County, Colorado, United States March 27, 2015 Details
Hypena scabra
Green Cloverworm Moth
March 25, 2015 digginflowers Surry County, North Carolina, United States March 26, 2015 Details
Furcula borealis
White Furcula
March 26, 2015 digginflowers Beaufort County, South Carolina, United States March 26, 2015 Details
Antheraea polyphemus
Polyphemus moth
March 26, 2015 digginflowers Beaufort County, South Carolina, United States March 26, 2015 Details
Eublemma minima
Everlasting Bud Moth
March 21, 2015 rebeccafm Los Angeles County, California, United States March 26, 2015 Details
Papilio polyxenes
Black Swallowtail
March 25, 2015 Ken Bosso East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana, United States March 26, 2015 Details
Galgula partita
The Wedgling
March 26, 2015 John LeBlanc Chesterfield County, Virginia, United States March 26, 2015 Details
Hyles lineata
White-lined Sphinx
March 24, 2015 Stephteacher Los Angeles County, California, United States March 26, 2015 Details
Poanes viator
Broad-winged Skipper
May 22, 2003 Rita Venable Obion County, Tennessee, United States March 26, 2015 Details
Diastictis ventralis
White-spotted Brown Moth
May 13, 2014 raven10322 Howard County, Maryland, United States March 26, 2015 Details
Orthosia hibisci
Speckled Green Fruitworm Moth
March 25, 2015 curtis.lehman Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania, United States March 26, 2015 Details
Blepharomastix ranalis June 17, 2014 raven10322 Howard County, Maryland, United States March 26, 2015 Details
Pyralis farinalis
Meal Moth
May 26, 2014 raven10322 Howard County, Maryland, United States March 26, 2015 Details
Acleris robinsoniana March 25, 2015 curtis.lehman Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania, United States March 26, 2015 Details
Spoladea recurvalis
Hawaiian Beet Webworm
October 04, 2014 raven10322 Howard County, Maryland, United States March 26, 2015 Details
Xestia c nigrum August 26, 2013 Sue Gregoire Schuyler County, New York, United States March 26, 2015 Details
Epimecis hortaria
Tulip-Tree Beauty
June 14, 2014 raven10322 Howard County, Maryland, United States March 26, 2015 Details