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.

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Species Observation Date Submitter Location Verified Date
Acronicta lithospila
Streaked Dagger
June 19, 2015 JohnBoback Monongalia County, West Virginia, United States September 30, 2016 Details
Monopis marginistrigella June 19, 2015 JohnBoback Monongalia County, West Virginia, United States September 30, 2016 Details
Idia lubricalis
Glossy Black Idia Moth
June 18, 2015 JohnBoback Monongalia County, West Virginia, United States September 30, 2016 Details
Pococera asperatella
Maple Webworm Moth
June 17, 2015 JohnBoback Monongalia County, West Virginia, United States September 30, 2016 Details
Crambus agitatellus June 19, 2015 JohnBoback Monongalia County, West Virginia, United States September 30, 2016 Details
Catocala crataegi
Hawthorn Underwing
June 16, 2015 JohnBoback Monongalia County, West Virginia, United States September 30, 2016 Details
Manduca jasminearum
Ash sphinx
June 16, 2015 JohnBoback Monongalia County, West Virginia, United States September 30, 2016 Details
Hypena sordidula
Sordid Bomolocha Moth
June 15, 2015 JohnBoback Monongalia County, West Virginia, United States September 30, 2016 Details
Tolype velleda
Large Tolype Moth
September 24, 2016 iangardner Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States September 30, 2016 Details
Furcula cinerea
Gray Furcula
September 24, 2016 iangardner Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States September 30, 2016 Details
Heterocampa subrotata
Small Heterocampa
June 15, 2015 JohnBoback Monongalia County, West Virginia, United States September 30, 2016 Details
Endothenia hebesana
Verbena Bud Moth
July 28, 2016 ammodramus88 Middlesex County, New Jersey, United States September 30, 2016 Details
Eumarozia malachitana
Sculptured Moth
September 26, 2016 JeanEvoy De Soto County, Florida, United States September 30, 2016 Details
Euclemensia bassettella September 25, 2016 JeanEvoy De Soto County, Florida, United States September 30, 2016 Details
Gymnandrosoma punctidiscana September 23, 2016 JeanEvoy De Soto County, Florida, United States September 30, 2016 Details
Idia aemula
Common Idia Moth
September 28, 2016 JeanEvoy De Soto County, Florida, United States September 30, 2016 Details
Xestia smithii
Smith's Dart
August 09, 2016 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada September 30, 2016 Details
Sparganothis xanthoides June 15, 2015 JohnBoback Monongalia County, West Virginia, United States September 30, 2016 Details
Caloptilia serotinella
Cherry Leaf Roller
June 15, 2015 JohnBoback Monongalia County, West Virginia, United States September 30, 2016 Details
Zanclognatha pedipilalis
Grayish Zanclognatha Moth
June 11, 2015 iangardner Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States September 30, 2016 Details
Sphinx drupiferarum
Wild cherry sphinx
June 11, 2015 iangardner Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States September 30, 2016 Details
Pyrrhia cilisca
Bordered Sallow
June 11, 2015 iangardner Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States September 30, 2016 Details
Peoria approximella
Carmine Snout Moth
June 11, 2015 iangardner Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States September 30, 2016 Details
Ostrinia nubilalis
European Corn Borer Moth
June 11, 2015 iangardner Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States September 30, 2016 Details
Hypena baltimoralis
Baltimore Bomolocha Moth
June 11, 2015 iangardner Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States September 30, 2016 Details
Herpetogramma pertextalis June 11, 2015 iangardner Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States September 30, 2016 Details
Hahncappsia mancalis June 11, 2015 iangardner Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States September 30, 2016 Details
Habrosyne scripta
Lettered Habrosyne
June 11, 2015 iangardner Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States September 30, 2016 Details
Eucosma tocullionana
White Pine Cone Borer
June 11, 2015 iangardner Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States September 30, 2016 Details
Elophila icciusalis
Pondside Pyralid
June 11, 2015 iangardner Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States September 30, 2016 Details
Pococera maritimalis June 04, 2016 Peter Homann Leon County, Florida, United States September 30, 2016 Details
Xylophanes tersa
Tersa Sphinx
September 29, 2016 Shirley Wilkerson Brazos County, Texas, United States September 29, 2016 Details
Spilosoma virginica
Virginian Tiger Moth or Yellow Woolybear Moth
September 28, 2016 Mapper Johnson County, Illinois, United States September 29, 2016 Details
Xestia dilucida
Dull Reddish Dart
October 09, 2014 Sastro Worcester County, Maryland, United States September 29, 2016 Details
Spodoptera frugiperda
Fall Armyworm Moth
October 08, 2014 Sastro Worcester County, Maryland, United States September 29, 2016 Details
Lycaena helloides
Purplish Copper
September 28, 2016 breck7348 San Joaquin County, California, United States September 29, 2016 Details
Mestra amymone
Common Mestra
September 29, 2016 mprocter Texas, Navarro County, United States September 29, 2016 Details
Lycaena helloides
Purplish Copper
September 29, 2016 sarabseth Solano County, California, United States September 29, 2016 Details
Digrammia continuata
Curve-lined Angle
August 10, 2016 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada September 29, 2016 Details
Feltia herilis
Master's Dart
August 10, 2016 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada September 29, 2016 Details
Enargia decolor
Pale Enargia
August 10, 2016 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada September 29, 2016 Details
Cucullia florea August 10, 2016 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada September 29, 2016 Details
Eucosma similiana August 10, 2016 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada September 29, 2016 Details
Olethreutes permundana August 10, 2016 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada September 29, 2016 Details
Cisseps fulvicollis
Yellow-collared Scape Moth
August 10, 2016 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada September 29, 2016 Details
Oligia fractilinea
Broken-lined Brocade
August 10, 2016 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada September 29, 2016 Details
Xylophanes tersa
Tersa Sphinx
September 28, 2016 brandonrelle East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana, United States September 29, 2016 Details
Anania funebris
White Spotted Sable Moth
August 10, 2016 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada September 29, 2016 Details
Catocala cerogama
Yellow-Banded Underwing
August 09, 2016 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada September 29, 2016 Details
Trichodezia albovittata
White-striped Black
August 09, 2016 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada September 29, 2016 Details
Coelostathma discopunctana
The Batman Moth
August 09, 2016 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada September 29, 2016 Details
Leucospilapteryx venustella August 09, 2016 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada September 29, 2016 Details
Udea rubigalis
Celery Leaftier Moth
September 29, 2016 Kurt R. Schwarz Howard County, Maryland, United States September 29, 2016 Details
Oegoconia novimundi
Four-spotted Yellowneck
August 09, 2016 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada September 29, 2016 Details
Erynnis tristis
Mournful Duskywing
September 29, 2016 ezeemonee Ventura County, California, United States September 29, 2016 Details
Dryas iulia
Julia Heliconian
September 22, 2016 Yoki Hayashi New York, United States September 29, 2016 Details
Zerene eurydice
California Dogface
September 29, 2016 ezeemonee Ventura County, California, United States September 29, 2016 Details
Poanes zabulon
Zabulon Skipper
September 29, 2016 kking216 Hall County, Nebraska, United States September 29, 2016 Details
Anagrapha falcifera
Celery Looper Moth
September 29, 2016 kking216 Hall County, Nebraska, United States September 29, 2016 Details
Drasteria grandirena
Figure-seven Moth
June 11, 2015 iangardner Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States September 29, 2016 Details
Chrysanympha formosa
Formosa Looper Moth
June 11, 2015 iangardner Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States September 29, 2016 Details
Automeris io
Io moth
September 29, 2016 dirtpunkgirl Lee County, Florida, United States September 29, 2016 Details
Azenia obtusa
Obtuse Yellow
June 11, 2015 iangardner Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States September 29, 2016 Details
Acronicta hasta
Speared Dagger Moth
June 11, 2015 iangardner Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States September 29, 2016 Details
Anageshna primordialis June 11, 2015 iangardner Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States September 29, 2016 Details
Abrostola urentis
Variegated Brindle Moth
June 11, 2015 iangardner Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States September 29, 2016 Details
Actias luna
Luna moth
June 22, 2016 Robert Epstein Osceola County, Florida, United States September 29, 2016 Details
Palthis asopialis
Faint-spotted Palthis Moth
September 28, 2016 John LeBlanc Chesterfield County, Virginia, United States September 29, 2016 Details
Eucosma dorsisignatana
Triangle-backed Eucosma
September 28, 2016 curtis.lehman
(John Fedak)
Warren County, Pennsylvania, United States September 29, 2016 Details
Lytrosis unitaria
Common Lytrosis
June 15, 2015 JohnBoback Monongalia County, West Virginia, United States September 29, 2016 Details
Glenoides texanaria
Texas Gray
September 28, 2016 Carol Thornton-Anderson Orange County, Indiana, United States September 29, 2016 Details
Agrius cingulata
Pink-spotted hawkmoth
September 27, 2016 SerenaDudek Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States September 29, 2016 Details
Peridroma saucia
Variegated Cutworm Moth
June 22, 2015 JohnBoback Monongalia County, West Virginia, United States September 29, 2016 Details
Dysodia oculatana June 22, 2015 JohnBoback Monongalia County, West Virginia, United States September 29, 2016 Details
Pero honestaria
Honest Pero
April 26, 2016 JohnBoback Monongalia County, West Virginia, United States September 29, 2016 Details
Homophoberia apicosa
Black Wedge-spot
August 12, 2016 JohnBoback Monongalia County, West Virginia, United States September 29, 2016 Details
Hybroma servulella June 30, 2016 JohnBoback Monongalia County, West Virginia, United States September 29, 2016 Details
Aglais milberti
Milbert's Tortoiseshell
September 27, 2016 monikawood Steuben County, New York, United States September 29, 2016 Details
Herpetogramma bipunctalis
Two-spotted Herpetogramma
September 28, 2016 digginflowers Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States September 29, 2016 Details
Sunira bicolorago
Bicolored Sallow
September 28, 2016 digginflowers Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States September 29, 2016 Details
Scoparia basalis September 27, 2016 Kurt R. Schwarz Howard County, Maryland, United States September 29, 2016 Details
Atalopedes campestris
Sachem
September 28, 2016 ButterBelle Putnam County, Tennessee, United States September 29, 2016 Details
Agraulis vanillae
Gulf Fritillary
September 28, 2016 ButterBelle Putnam County, Tennessee, United States September 29, 2016 Details
Melanchra adjuncta
Hitched Arches
September 28, 2016 taraandalan Mason County, West Virginia, United States September 29, 2016 Details
Polites themistocles
Tawny-edged Skipper
August 06, 2016 4wildlife Ontario, Canada September 29, 2016 Details
Xylophanes tersa
Tersa Sphinx
September 28, 2016 4wildlife Lee County, Florida, United States September 29, 2016 Details
Lacinipolia laudabilis
Laudable Arches
September 27, 2016 strixv Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States September 29, 2016 Details
Heliothis virescens
Tobacco Budworm Moth
September 20, 2016 rdhealy1951@aol.com Hart County, Kentucky, United States September 29, 2016 Details
Synanthedon acerni
Maple Callus Borer Moth
June 21, 2016 iangardner Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States September 29, 2016 Details
Lacinipolia meditata
The Thinker
September 18, 2016 rdhealy1951@aol.com Hart County, Kentucky, United States September 29, 2016 Details
Sphinx gordius
Apple sphinx
June 21, 2016 iangardner Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States September 29, 2016 Details
Smerinthus jamaicensis
Twin-spotted sphinx
June 21, 2016 iangardner Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States September 29, 2016 Details
Orthodes cynica
Cynical Quaker
June 21, 2016 iangardner Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States September 29, 2016 Details
Pandemis limitata
Three-lined Leafroller Moth
June 21, 2016 iangardner Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States September 29, 2016 Details
Lateroligia ophiogramma June 21, 2016 iangardner Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States September 29, 2016 Details
Hypena deceptalis
Deceptive Bomolocha Moth
June 21, 2016 iangardner Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States September 29, 2016 Details
Geina periscelidactylus
Grape Plume Moth
June 21, 2016 iangardner Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States September 29, 2016 Details
Euzophera ostricolorella
Root Collar Borer
June 21, 2016 iangardner Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States September 29, 2016 Details
Argyrotaenia alisellana June 21, 2016 iangardner Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States September 29, 2016 Details
Adoneta spinuloides
Purple-crested Slug Moth
June 21, 2016 iangardner Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States September 29, 2016 Details