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 Datesort icon
Arta olivalis August 01, 2014 Chip Krilowicz Camden County, New Jersey, United States August 01, 2014 Details
Cerma cerintha
Tufted Bird-Dropping Moth
July 21, 2014 Chip Krilowicz Camden County, New Jersey, United States August 01, 2014 Details
Platynota flavedana July 31, 2014 Chip Krilowicz Camden County, New Jersey, United States August 01, 2014 Details
Lithacodes fasciola
Yellow-shouldered Slug Moth
July 31, 2014 Chip Krilowicz Camden County, New Jersey, United States August 01, 2014 Details
Cosmia calami
American dun-bar Moth
July 26, 2014 Bushytail3 Centre County, Pennsylvania, United States August 01, 2014 Details
Papilio cresphontes
Giant Swallowtail
July 22, 2014 Elaine Link Macoupin County, Illinois, United States August 01, 2014 Details
Epargyreus clarus
Silver-spotted Skipper
July 24, 2014 Elaine Link Macoupin County, Illinois, United States August 01, 2014 Details
Atalopedes campestris
Sachem
July 24, 2014 Elaine Link Macoupin County, Illinois, United States August 01, 2014 Details
Staphylus hayhurstii
Hayhurst's Scallopwing
July 24, 2014 Elaine Link Macoupin County, Illinois, United States August 01, 2014 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
July 24, 2014 Elaine Link Macoupin County, Illinois, United States August 01, 2014 Details
Phyciodes tharos
Pearl Crescent
July 29, 2014 Mapper Johnson County, Illinois, United States August 01, 2014 Details
Papilio troilus
Spicebush Swallowtail
July 29, 2014 Mapper Johnson County, Illinois, United States August 01, 2014 Details
Limenitis arthemis astyanax
'Astyanax' Red-spotted Purple
July 28, 2014 ext1jdh Cook County, Illinois, United States August 01, 2014 Details
Problema byssus
Byssus Skipper
July 19, 2014 RLShonkwiler Cook County, Illinois, United States August 01, 2014 Details
Leptotes marina
Marine Blue
July 26, 2014 RLShonkwiler Cook County, Illinois, United States August 01, 2014 Details
Mellilla xanthometata
Orange Wing Moth
July 27, 2014 Mapper Johnson County, Illinois, United States August 01, 2014 Details
Ganyra josephina
Giant White
June 17, 2014 LLJohnson Dominican Republic August 01, 2014 Details
Hylephila phyleus
Fiery Skipper
June 22, 2014 LLJohnson Dominican Republic August 01, 2014 Details
Junonia genoveva
Mangrove Buckeye
June 17, 2014 LLJohnson Dominican Republic August 01, 2014 Details
Ascia monuste
Great Southern White
July 05, 2014 LLJohnson Dominican Republic August 01, 2014 Details
Nyctelius nyctelius
Violet-banded Skipper
June 14, 2014 LLJohnson Dominican Republic August 01, 2014 Details
Chlosyne janais
Crimson Patch
February 23, 2012 DJHiker Chiriqui Province, Panama August 01, 2014 Details
Emesis tenedia
Falcate Metalmark
February 24, 2012 DJHiker Chiriqui Province, Panama August 01, 2014 Details
Aristotelia rubidella July 31, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States July 31, 2014 Details
Atteva aurea
Ailanthus Webworm Moth
July 30, 2014 Elaine Link Macoupin County, Illinois, United States July 31, 2014 Details
Eustixia pupula July 31, 2014 treichard Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States July 31, 2014 Details
Hypsoropha hormos July 31, 2014 treichard Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States July 31, 2014 Details
Agraulis vanillae
Gulf Fritillary
July 28, 2014 Kimberly Mrozinski Berkeley County, South Carolina, United States July 31, 2014 Details
Tetanolita mynesalis
Smoky Tetanolita Moth
July 31, 2014 treichard Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States July 31, 2014 Details
Microcrambus elegans
Elegant Grass-veneer
July 30, 2014 treichard Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States July 31, 2014 Details
Macrochilo louisiana
Louisiana Macrochilo
July 30, 2014 treichard Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States July 31, 2014 Details
Arta statalis July 30, 2014 treichard Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States July 31, 2014 Details
Polygrammate hebraeicum
The Hebrew
July 30, 2014 treichard Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States July 31, 2014 Details
Epimecis hortaria
Tulip-Tree Beauty
July 30, 2014 treichard Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States July 31, 2014 Details
Papilio polyxenes
Black Swallowtail
July 27, 2014 Kimberly Mrozinski Berkeley County, South Carolina, United States July 31, 2014 Details
Atteva aurea
Ailanthus Webworm Moth
July 30, 2014 treichard Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States July 31, 2014 Details
Prolimacodes badia
Skiff Moth
July 30, 2014 treichard Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States July 31, 2014 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
July 31, 2014 Kimberly Mrozinski Berkeley County, South Carolina, United States July 31, 2014 Details
Panopoda carneicosta
Brown Panopoda
July 26, 2014 dncms Knox County, Ohio, United States July 31, 2014 Details
Papilio troilus
Spicebush Swallowtail
July 20, 2014 gldearman Jefferson County, Florida, United States July 31, 2014 Details
Scopula limboundata
Large Lace-border
July 12, 2014 Bushytail3 Centre County, Pennsylvania, United States July 31, 2014 Details
Idia americalis
American Idia Moth
July 26, 2014 Bushytail3 Centre County, Pennsylvania, United States July 31, 2014 Details
Arta statalis July 31, 2014 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States July 31, 2014 Details
Microcrambus elegans
Elegant Grass-veneer
July 31, 2014 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States July 31, 2014 Details
Nomophila nearctica
Lucerne Moth
July 26, 2014 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States July 31, 2014 Details
Citheronia regalis
Royal Walnut Moth
July 30, 2014 NickMcG0027 Prince William County, Virginia, United States July 31, 2014 Details
Anaea andria
Goatweed Leafwing
July 31, 2014 mhudson26 Scott County, Kansas, United States July 31, 2014 Details
Anagrapha falcifera
Celery Looper Moth
September 09, 2013 jesmorgan Baltimore County, Maryland, United States July 31, 2014 Details
Epargyreus clarus
Silver-spotted Skipper
July 31, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States July 31, 2014 Details
Euptoieta claudia
Variegated Fritillary
July 31, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States July 31, 2014 Details
Plodia interpunctella
Indian-Meal Moth
July 31, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States July 31, 2014 Details
Vanessa cardui
Painted Lady
July 28, 2014 Bowbender Ashland County, Ohio, United States July 31, 2014 Details
Eacles imperialis
Imperial moth
July 23, 2014 cgrubb Du Page County, Illinois, United States July 31, 2014 Details
Eurema daira
Barred Yellow
July 31, 2014 Gary The Villages Sumter County, Florida, United States July 31, 2014 Details
Papilio troilus
Spicebush Swallowtail
July 31, 2014 stomlins701 Leon County, Florida, United States July 31, 2014 Details
Papilio cresphontes
Giant Swallowtail
July 31, 2014 stomlins701 Leon County, Florida, United States July 31, 2014 Details
Heliconius charithonia
Zebra Heliconian
July 31, 2014 stomlins701 Leon County, Florida, United States July 31, 2014 Details
Agraulis vanillae
Gulf Fritillary
July 31, 2014 stomlins701 Leon County, Florida, United States July 31, 2014 Details
Plebejus acmon
Acmon Blue
July 31, 2014 MAKI Ventura County, California, United States July 31, 2014 Details
Antheraea polyphemus
Polyphemus moth
July 31, 2014 kgregory Riley County, Kansas, United States July 31, 2014 Details
Condica discistriga July 19, 2014 J_Martineau Washakie County, Wyoming, United States July 31, 2014 Details
Megisto cymela
Little Wood-Satyr
July 26, 2014 Sheryl Johnson Barnstable County, Massachusetts, United States July 31, 2014 Details
Pompeius verna
Little Glassywing
July 26, 2014 Sheryl Johnson Barnstable County, Massachusetts, United States July 31, 2014 Details
Euphyes vestris
Dun Skipper
July 26, 2014 Sheryl Johnson Barnstable County, Massachusetts, United States July 31, 2014 Details
Strymon melinus
Gray Hairstreak
July 26, 2014 Sheryl Johnson Barnstable County, Massachusetts, United States July 31, 2014 Details
Ascalapha odorata
Black Witch
July 07, 2014 tina scott Pinal County, Arizona, United States July 31, 2014 Details
Lycaena phlaeas
American Copper
July 26, 2014 Sheryl Johnson Barnstable County, Massachusetts, United States July 31, 2014 Details
Satyrium liparops
Striped Hairstreak
July 26, 2014 Sheryl Johnson Barnstable County, Massachusetts, United States July 31, 2014 Details
Niphonyx segregata July 30, 2014 Pamela D. Fisher Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States July 31, 2014 Details
Conchylodes ovulalis July 30, 2014 Pamela D. Fisher Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States July 31, 2014 Details
Argyrotaenia velutinana
Red Banded Leafroller Moth
July 30, 2014 timshrek Indiana County, Pennsylvania, United States July 31, 2014 Details
Hylephila phyleus
Fiery Skipper
July 30, 2014 stomlins701 Leon County, Florida, United States July 31, 2014 Details
Agraulis vanillae
Gulf Fritillary
July 30, 2014 stomlins701 Leon County, Florida, United States July 31, 2014 Details
Heliconius charithonia
Zebra Heliconian
July 30, 2014 stomlins701 Leon County, Florida, United States July 31, 2014 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
July 30, 2014 stomlins701 Leon County, Florida, United States July 31, 2014 Details
Gloveria arizonensis July 04, 2014 finatic San Diego County, California, United States July 31, 2014 Details
Xylophanes tersa
Tersa Sphinx
July 30, 2014 Jacqui 80 Lafayette Parish, Louisiana, United States July 31, 2014 Details
Lorita scarificata
Chrysanthemum Flower Borer Moth
July 27, 2014 finatic San Diego County, California, United States July 31, 2014 Details
Papilio troilus
Spicebush Swallowtail
July 28, 2014 stomlins701 Leon County, Florida, United States July 31, 2014 Details
Nemapogon granella
European Grain Moth
May 25, 2014 finatic Riverside County, California, United States July 31, 2014 Details
Eustixia pupula July 26, 2014 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States July 31, 2014 Details
Scoliopteryx libatrix
The Herald
July 26, 2014 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States July 31, 2014 Details
Digrammia ocellinata
Faint-spotted Angle
July 26, 2014 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States July 31, 2014 Details
Prolimacodes badia
Skiff Moth
July 26, 2014 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States July 31, 2014 Details
Cyclophora nanaria July 25, 2014 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States July 31, 2014 Details
Marimatha nigrofimbria
Black-bordered Lemon Moth
July 25, 2014 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States July 31, 2014 Details
Parallelia bistriaris
Maple Looper Moth
July 25, 2014 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States July 31, 2014 Details
Eucosma derelicta July 24, 2014 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States July 31, 2014 Details
Galgula partita
The Wedgling
July 24, 2014 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States July 31, 2014 Details
Coelostathma discopunctana
The Batman Moth
July 24, 2014 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States July 31, 2014 Details
Elaphria versicolor
Variegated Midget
July 24, 2014 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States July 31, 2014 Details
Zale horrida
Horrid Zale
July 21, 2014 Krisalis Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, United States July 31, 2014 Details
Hypsoropha hormos June 23, 2010 David Trently Knox County, Tennessee, United States July 31, 2014 Details
Hyles lineata
White-lined Sphinx
July 29, 2014 aridzoni Coconino County, Arizona, United States July 31, 2014 Details
Pyrausta pseudonythesalis July 25, 2014 finatic San Diego County, California, United States July 31, 2014 Details
Pyrausta pseudonythesalis July 18, 2014 finatic San Diego County, California, United States July 31, 2014 Details
Hemaris thysbe
Hummingbird Clearwing
August 12, 2006 franpope Garrett County, Maryland, United States July 31, 2014 Details
Vanessa atalanta
Red Admiral
July 24, 2014 Elaine Link Macoupin County, Illinois, United States July 31, 2014 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
July 24, 2014 Elaine Link Macoupin County, Illinois, United States July 31, 2014 Details
Epimecis hortaria
Tulip-Tree Beauty
July 30, 2014 Carol Thornton-Anderson Orange County, Indiana, United States July 31, 2014 Details