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
Parapediasia teterrella
Bluegrass Webworm Moth
June 16, 2014 curtis.lehman Franklin County, Ohio, United States July 23, 2014 Details
Actias luna
Luna moth
July 11, 2012 ofdewdrops Fayette County, Pennsylvania, United States July 23, 2014 Details
Actias luna
Luna moth
July 27, 2013 ofdewdrops Washington County, Pennsylvania, United States July 23, 2014 Details
Clemensia albata
Little White Lichen Moth
May 27, 2014 Shane Miller Beaver County, Pennsylvania, United States July 23, 2014 Details
Xanthorhoe ferrugata
Red Twin-spot
May 03, 2014 Shane Miller Beaver County, Pennsylvania, United States July 23, 2014 Details
Speranza pustularia
Lesser Maple Spanworm Moth
July 05, 2014 Shane Miller Beaver County, Pennsylvania, United States July 23, 2014 Details
Hypena manalis
Flowing-line Bomolocha Moth
July 06, 2014 Shane Miller Beaver County, Pennsylvania, United States July 23, 2014 Details
Campaea perlata
Pale Beauty
May 31, 2014 Shane Miller Beaver County, Pennsylvania, United States July 23, 2014 Details
Archips cerasivorana
Ugly-nest Caterpillar Moth
July 05, 2014 Shane Miller Beaver County, Pennsylvania, United States July 23, 2014 Details
Ecdytolopha insiticiana
Locust Twig Borer Moth
July 12, 2014 Bushytail3 Centre County, Pennsylvania, United States July 23, 2014 Details
Macrochilo litophora
Brown-lined Owlet Moth
July 11, 2014 Bushytail3 Centre County, Pennsylvania, United States July 23, 2014 Details
Halysidota tessellaris
Banded Tussock Moth or Pale Tiger Moth
July 22, 2014 Englishman Hernando County, Florida, United States July 23, 2014 Details
Papilio cresphontes
Giant Swallowtail
July 21, 2014 carebear_79382 Texas, Lubbock County, United States July 23, 2014 Details
Anisota virginiensis
Pink-striped oakworm moth
July 22, 2014 Englishman Hernando County, Florida, United States July 23, 2014 Details
Hyles lineata
White-lined Sphinx
July 21, 2014 mattesonsc Sedgwick County, Kansas, United States July 23, 2014 Details
Ascalapha odorata
Black Witch
July 18, 2014 Christaray Denver County, Colorado, United States July 23, 2014 Details
Eumorpha achemon
Achemon sphinx
July 17, 2014 Bervenj Larimer County, Colorado, United States July 23, 2014 Details
Hyles lineata
White-lined Sphinx
June 03, 2014 Bervenj Larimer County, Colorado, United States July 23, 2014 Details
Hyles lineata
White-lined Sphinx
July 17, 2014 colsmith El Paso County, Colorado, United States July 23, 2014 Details
Pachysphinx occidentalis
Big poplar sphinx
July 15, 2014 Jreilly Garfield County, Colorado, United States July 23, 2014 Details
Clemensia patella July 11, 2014 jim.odonater Clackamas County, Oregon, United States July 23, 2014 Details
Mycterophora rubricans June 28, 2014 jim.odonater Lake County, Oregon, United States July 23, 2014 Details
Nemoria intensaria June 29, 2014 coreyk Clark County, Nevada, United States July 23, 2014 Details
Dasypyga alternosquamella July 05, 2014 coreyk Clark County, Nevada, United States July 23, 2014 Details
Somatolophia ectrapelaria June 20, 2014 jim.odonater Siskiyou County, California, United States July 23, 2014 Details
Apamea sordens finitima
Bordered Apamea
June 08, 2014 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada July 23, 2014 Details
Acronicta grisea
Gray Dagger Moth
June 08, 2014 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada July 23, 2014 Details
Lycaena phlaeas
American Copper
July 18, 2014 ddodd Barnstable County, Massachusetts, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Anatrytone logan
Delaware Skipper
July 18, 2014 ddodd Barnstable County, Massachusetts, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Hylephila phyleus
Fiery Skipper
July 22, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Phoebis sennae
Cloudless Sulphur
July 22, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Atalopedes campestris
Sachem
July 22, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Eumorpha pandorus
Pandorus Sphinx
July 19, 2014 Pamela D. Fisher Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Vanessa virginiensis
American Lady
July 22, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Euptoieta claudia
Variegated Fritillary
July 22, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Epimecis hortaria
Tulip-Tree Beauty
July 22, 2014 Chip Krilowicz Camden County, New Jersey, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Pyrisitia lisa
Little Yellow
July 22, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Thorybes confusis
Confused Cloudywing
July 22, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Apogeshna stenialis July 01, 2014 Bushytail3 Centre County, Pennsylvania, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Eutrapela clemataria
Curved-Toothed Geometer
July 12, 2014 Bushytail3 Centre County, Pennsylvania, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Antheraea polyphemus
Polyphemus moth
July 22, 2014 djm227 Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Desmia funeralis
Grape Leaffolder Moth
July 21, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Heliocheilus lupatus July 22, 2014 Chip Krilowicz Atlantic County, New Jersey, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Melanchra picta
Zebra Caterpillar Moth
July 19, 2014 Melosira Ontario, Canada July 22, 2014 Details
Nymphalis antiopa
Mourning Cloak
July 22, 2014 gpstewart King County, Washington, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Megisto cymela
Little Wood-Satyr
July 18, 2014 ddodd Barnstable County, Massachusetts, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Thymelicus lineola
European Skipper
July 18, 2014 ddodd Barnstable County, Massachusetts, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Erynnis baptisiae
Wild Indigo Duskywing
July 20, 2014 fpd365 Cook County, Illinois, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Eucosma cataclystiana July 22, 2014 Tom Raub Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Olethreutes malana July 21, 2014 Leslie Warren Mahoning County, Ohio, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Chytonix palliatricula
Cloaked Marvel
July 01, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Eacles imperialis
Imperial moth
July 22, 2014 BennyWorth Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Cucullia asteroides
The Asteroid
July 21, 2014 Leslie Warren Mahoning County, Ohio, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Eumorpha pandorus
Pandorus Sphinx
July 22, 2014 crazyboutnature Bay County, Florida, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Poanes zabulon
Zabulon Skipper
July 21, 2014 CA Ivy Adair County, Oklahoma, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Citheronia regalis
Royal Walnut Moth
July 22, 2014 ozmonster Moore County, North Carolina, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Hemaris thysbe
Hummingbird Clearwing
July 22, 2014 sailore9ret York County, Pennsylvania, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Pyrrharctia isabella
Isabella Tiger Moth or Banded Woolybear
July 20, 2014 digginflowers Cape May County, New Jersey, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Eusarca fundaria July 22, 2014 digginflowers Cape May County, New Jersey, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Pyrausta rubricalis July 21, 2014 digginflowers Cape May County, New Jersey, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Lycaena phlaeas
American Copper
July 18, 2014 ddodd Barnstable County, Massachusetts, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Ancyloxypha numitor
Least Skipper
July 20, 2014 ddodd Shenandoah County, Virginia, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Polygrammate hebraeicum
The Hebrew
July 21, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Chrysodeixis includens
Soybean Looper Moth
July 21, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Besma quercivoraria
Oak Besma
July 21, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Colobochyla interpuncta
Yellow-lined Owlet
July 20, 2014 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada July 22, 2014 Details
Allagrapha aerea
Unspotted Looper Moth
July 21, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Hylephila phyleus
Fiery Skipper
July 21, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Poanes zabulon
Zabulon Skipper
July 21, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Lophocampa argentata
Silver-Spotted Tiger Moth
July 17, 2014 Varn Jefferson County, Washington, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Limenitis lorquini
Lorquin's Admiral
July 21, 2014 gpstewart King County, Washington, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Eacles imperialis
Imperial moth
July 22, 2014 Mapper Johnson County, Illinois, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Citheronia regalis
Royal Walnut Moth
July 21, 2014 carmentr Pulaski County, Virginia, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Callosamia promethea
Promethea silkmoth
June 24, 2014 Kevin C Slater Sr Elkhart County, Indiana, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Citheronia regalis
Royal Walnut Moth
July 22, 2014 wcucarter Guilford County, North Carolina, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Acronicta americana
American Dagger Moth
July 22, 2014 Herblros Delaware County, Pennsylvania, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Eumorpha pandorus
Pandorus Sphinx
July 22, 2014 sporter Montgomery County, Maryland, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Eumorpha pandorus
Pandorus Sphinx
July 22, 2014 Cathie Nunez Allen County, Indiana, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Zale horrida
Horrid Zale
July 21, 2014 JohnDH25 Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Ceratomia undulosa
Waved sphinx
July 22, 2014 niksclements Grafton County, New Hampshire, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Hemaris diffinis
Snowberry Clearwing
July 19, 2014 Molanic Du Page County, Illinois, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
July 08, 2014 Molanic Du Page County, Illinois, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Hypena scabra
Green Cloverworm Moth
July 19, 2014 Molanic Du Page County, Illinois, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Limenitis archippus
Viceroy
July 19, 2014 Molanic Du Page County, Illinois, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Datana ministra
Yellow-necked Caterpillar Moth
July 20, 2014 Hayley Phipps Grayson County, Virginia, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Spodoptera ornithogalli
Yellow-striped Armyworm Moth
July 16, 2014 Molanic Du Page County, Illinois, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Eumorpha pandorus
Pandorus Sphinx
July 22, 2014 keperry Escambia County, Florida, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Citheronia regalis
Royal Walnut Moth
July 18, 2014 mpb5536 Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Abrostola urentis
Variegated Brindle Moth
July 20, 2014 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada July 22, 2014 Details
Helicoverpa zea
Corn Earworm Moth
July 19, 2014 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Aethes angulatana
Angular Aethes
July 19, 2014 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Lascoria ambigualis
Ambiguous Moth
July 19, 2014 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Mompha eloisella
Red-streaked Mompha
July 19, 2014 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Lymantria dispar
Gypsy Moth
July 19, 2014 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Carposina fernaldana
Currant Fruitworm Moth
July 19, 2014 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Aphomia terrenella
Terrenella Bee Moth
July 19, 2014 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Orthonama obstipata
The Gem
July 18, 2014 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Hypena baltimoralis
Baltimore Bomolocha Moth
July 18, 2014 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Polygonia interrogationis
Question Mark
July 20, 2014 Brad Senne Wood County, West Virginia, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Ennomos subsignaria
Elm Spanworm Moth
July 21, 2014 nheditor Rockingham County, New Hampshire, United States July 22, 2014 Details