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
Noctua pronuba
European Yellow Underwing
July 06, 2015 Saigone Delaware County, Pennsylvania, United States July 06, 2015 Details
Strymon melinus
Gray Hairstreak
July 03, 2015 gerryanimator Beaver County, Pennsylvania, United States July 06, 2015 Details
Cisseps fulvicollis
Yellow-collared Scape Moth
July 03, 2015 gerryanimator Beaver County, Pennsylvania, United States July 06, 2015 Details
Mythimna unipuncta
Armyworm Moth
July 06, 2015 Elmoll Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States July 06, 2015 Details
Chlosyne hoffmanni
Hoffmann's Checkerspot
July 05, 2015 dirb72 Clackamas County, Oregon, United States July 06, 2015 Details
Plebejus icarioides
Boisduval's Blue
July 05, 2015 dirb72 Clackamas County, Oregon, United States July 06, 2015 Details
Ochlodes agricola
Rural Skipper
July 04, 2015 Selwyn Quan Santa Clara County, California, United States July 06, 2015 Details
Phyciodes mylitta
Mylitta Crescent
July 04, 2015 Selwyn Quan Santa Clara County, California, United States July 06, 2015 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
July 04, 2015 Selwyn Quan Santa Clara County, California, United States July 06, 2015 Details
Lacanobia subjuncta
Speckled Cutworm Moth
July 05, 2015 a-o Pike County, Pennsylvania, United States July 06, 2015 Details
Psyche casta
Common Bagworm Moth
July 05, 2015 a-o Pike County, Pennsylvania, United States July 06, 2015 Details
Pieris marginalis
Margined White
July 02, 2015 Elva Paulson Coos County, Oregon, United States July 06, 2015 Details
Speyeria cybele
Great Spangled Fritillary
July 05, 2015 Safnd0 Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States July 06, 2015 Details
Lophocampa caryae
Hickory Tussock Moth or Hickory Tiger Moth
July 05, 2015 Krysia Warren County, New Jersey, United States July 06, 2015 Details
Callophrys gryneus
Juniper Hairstreak
July 05, 2015 cblazo Franklin County, Pennsylvania, United States July 06, 2015 Details
Glenoides texanaria
Texas Gray
June 26, 2015 digginflowers Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States July 06, 2015 Details
Epipaschia superatalis
Dimorphic Macalla Moth
June 27, 2015 digginflowers Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States July 06, 2015 Details
Erynnis baptisiae
Wild Indigo Duskywing
July 05, 2015 cblazo Franklin County, Pennsylvania, United States July 06, 2015 Details
Abaeis nicippe
Sleepy Orange
July 05, 2015 cblazo Franklin County, Pennsylvania, United States July 06, 2015 Details
Callophrys gryneus
Juniper Hairstreak
July 05, 2015 cblazo Franklin County, Pennsylvania, United States July 06, 2015 Details
Wallengrenia egeremet
Northern Broken-Dash
July 05, 2015 cblazo Franklin County, Pennsylvania, United States July 06, 2015 Details
Pompeius verna
Little Glassywing
July 05, 2015 cblazo Franklin County, Pennsylvania, United States July 06, 2015 Details
Acrolophus arcanellus
Grass Tubeworm Moth
July 05, 2015 digginflowers Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States July 06, 2015 Details
Papilio polyxenes
Black Swallowtail
July 05, 2015 Chet Gottfried Centre County, Pennsylvania, United States July 06, 2015 Details
Wallengrenia egeremet
Northern Broken-Dash
July 05, 2015 Chet Gottfried Centre County, Pennsylvania, United States July 06, 2015 Details
Argyrotaenia alisellana June 13, 2015 franpope Garrett County, Maryland, United States July 05, 2015 Details
Argyrotaenia quercifoliana
Oak Leafroller
June 13, 2015 franpope Garrett County, Maryland, United States July 05, 2015 Details
Heterocampa umbrata
White-blotched Heterocampa
June 11, 2015 franpope Allegany County, Maryland, United States July 05, 2015 Details
Lacosoma chiridota
Scalloped Sack-bearer
June 11, 2015 franpope Allegany County, Maryland, United States July 05, 2015 Details
Macrurocampa marthesia
Mottled Prominent
June 11, 2015 franpope Allegany County, Maryland, United States July 05, 2015 Details
Pseudothyatira cymatophoroides
Tufted Thyatirid
June 11, 2015 franpope Allegany County, Maryland, United States July 05, 2015 Details
Chlosyne nycteis
Silvery Checkerspot
July 04, 2015 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States July 05, 2015 Details
Lagoa crispata
Black-waved Flannel Moth
June 11, 2015 franpope Allegany County, Maryland, United States July 05, 2015 Details
Clemensia albata
Little White Lichen Moth
June 11, 2015 franpope Allegany County, Maryland, United States July 05, 2015 Details
Hypagyrtis unipunctata
One-Spotted Variant
June 11, 2015 franpope Allegany County, Maryland, United States July 05, 2015 Details
Chytonix palliatricula
Cloaked Marvel
June 07, 2015 franpope Garrett County, Maryland, United States July 05, 2015 Details
Erynnis funeralis
Funereal Duskywing
July 04, 2015 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States July 05, 2015 Details
Epargyreus clarus
Silver-spotted Skipper
July 04, 2015 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States July 05, 2015 Details
Simyra insularis
Henry's Marsh Moth
July 05, 2015 juliereid Ontario, Canada July 05, 2015 Details
Abaeis nicippe
Sleepy Orange
July 04, 2015 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States July 05, 2015 Details
Diploschizia impigritella
Yellow Nutsedge Moth
July 01, 2015 Jim Eckert Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States July 05, 2015 Details
Macaria fissinotata
Hemlock Angle
July 05, 2015 crm211b Ontario, Canada July 05, 2015 Details
Antheraea polyphemus
Polyphemus moth
June 22, 2015 koala4747 Ontario, Canada July 05, 2015 Details
Cenopis pettitana
Maple-basswood Leafroller Moth
July 04, 2015 crm211b Ontario, Canada July 05, 2015 Details
Ennomos subsignaria
Elm Spanworm Moth
July 04, 2015 crm211b Ontario, Canada July 05, 2015 Details
Eurytides marcellus
Zebra Swallowtail
July 05, 2015 JClark720 Darke County, Ohio, United States July 05, 2015 Details
Dichomeris juncidella July 04, 2015 Leslie Warren Mahoning County, Ohio, United States July 05, 2015 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
July 05, 2015 LepidoBot19 Madison County, Kentucky, United States July 05, 2015 Details
Papilio polyxenes
Black Swallowtail
July 05, 2015 LepidoBot19 Madison County, Kentucky, United States July 05, 2015 Details
Ancyloxypha numitor
Least Skipper
July 04, 2015 South Laurel Laurel County, Kentucky, United States July 05, 2015 Details
Euchaetes egle
Milkweed Tussock Moth or Milkweed Tiger Moth
July 05, 2015 LepidoBot19 Madison County, Kentucky, United States July 05, 2015 Details
Cisseps fulvicollis
Yellow-collared Scape Moth
July 05, 2015 LepidoBot19 Madison County, Kentucky, United States July 05, 2015 Details
Aglossa costiferalis July 03, 2015 curtis.lehman Crawford County, Pennsylvania, United States July 05, 2015 Details
Speyeria cybele
Great Spangled Fritillary
June 09, 2015 LepidoBot19 Powell County, Kentucky, United States July 05, 2015 Details
Achalarus lyciades
Hoary Edge
June 09, 2015 LepidoBot19 Powell County, Kentucky, United States July 05, 2015 Details
Vanessa atalanta
Red Admiral
July 05, 2015 LepidoBot19 Madison County, Kentucky, United States July 05, 2015 Details
Alypia octomaculata
Eight-spotted Forester
July 05, 2015 LepidoBot19 Madison County, Kentucky, United States July 05, 2015 Details
Atteva aurea
Ailanthus Webworm Moth
July 05, 2015 LepidoBot19 Madison County, Kentucky, United States July 05, 2015 Details
Blepharomastix ranalis July 04, 2015 SteveSass St Joseph County, Indiana, United States July 05, 2015 Details
Plagodis phlogosaria
Straight-lined Plagodis
July 04, 2015 Leslie Warren Mahoning County, Ohio, United States July 05, 2015 Details
Hypoprepia fucosa
Painted Lichen Moth
July 04, 2015 SteveSass St Joseph County, Indiana, United States July 05, 2015 Details
Dichomeris ventrella July 03, 2015 Jim Eckert Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States July 05, 2015 Details
Idia lubricalis
Glossy Black Idia Moth
July 05, 2015 digginflowers Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States July 05, 2015 Details
Idaea dimidiata
Single-dotted Wave
July 04, 2015 curtis.lehman Crawford County, Pennsylvania, United States July 05, 2015 Details
Microcrambus elegans
Elegant Grass-veneer
July 03, 2015 curtis.lehman Crawford County, Pennsylvania, United States July 05, 2015 Details
Polygonia interrogationis
Question Mark
July 05, 2015 Negscott Cheatham County, Tennessee, United States July 05, 2015 Details
Enodia anthedon
Northern Pearly-eye
July 05, 2015 whhowe Ontario County, New York, United States July 05, 2015 Details
Speyeria cybele
Great Spangled Fritillary
June 24, 2015 EarlyDawnPhotography Grant County, Kentucky, United States July 05, 2015 Details
Hemaris diffinis
Snowberry Clearwing
July 04, 2015 EarlyDawnPhotography Grant County, Kentucky, United States July 05, 2015 Details
Autographa precationis
The Common Looper Moth
July 04, 2015 sweetee Lake County, Ohio, United States July 05, 2015 Details
Hemaris diffinis
Snowberry Clearwing
July 04, 2015 EarlyDawnPhotography Grant County, Kentucky, United States July 05, 2015 Details
Ellida caniplaga
Linden Prominent
July 04, 2015 curtis.lehman Crawford County, Pennsylvania, United States July 05, 2015 Details
Pleuroprucha insulsaria
Common Tan Wave
July 03, 2015 curtis.lehman Crawford County, Pennsylvania, United States July 05, 2015 Details
Microcrambus minor July 03, 2015 curtis.lehman Crawford County, Pennsylvania, United States July 05, 2015 Details
Spilosoma congrua
Agreeable Tiger Moth
July 05, 2015 Cecily Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States July 05, 2015 Details
Hypsopygia costalis
Clover Hayworm Moth
July 03, 2015 curtis.lehman Crawford County, Pennsylvania, United States July 05, 2015 Details
Euclea delphinii
Spiny Oak-slug Moth
July 04, 2015 curtis.lehman Crawford County, Pennsylvania, United States July 05, 2015 Details
Paonias excaecata
Blinded sphinx
July 05, 2015 Kelly Dennis Carroll County, Arkansas, United States July 05, 2015 Details
Zanclognatha protumnusalis July 03, 2015 Jim Eckert Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States July 05, 2015 Details
Amphipyra pyramidoides
Copper Underwing
June 30, 2012 Bill Keim Bucks County, Pennsylvania, United States July 05, 2015 Details
Dyspyralis illocata
Visitation Moth
July 03, 2015 Jim Eckert Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States July 05, 2015 Details
Xanthorhoe ferrugata
Red Twin-spot
July 04, 2015 Jarchibold Saratoga County, New York, United States July 05, 2015 Details
Idaea dimidiata
Single-dotted Wave
July 04, 2015 Jarchibold Saratoga County, New York, United States July 05, 2015 Details
Archips dissitana
Boldy-marked Archips
July 04, 2015 Jarchibold Saratoga County, New York, United States July 05, 2015 Details
Cupido comyntas
Eastern Tailed-Blue
July 03, 2015 Jarchibold Saratoga County, New York, United States July 05, 2015 Details
Thymelicus lineola
European Skipper
July 03, 2015 Jarchibold Saratoga County, New York, United States July 05, 2015 Details
Papilio polyxenes
Black Swallowtail
July 03, 2015 Jarchibold Saratoga County, New York, United States July 05, 2015 Details
Satyrium calanus
Banded Hairstreak
July 02, 2015 JRonan17 Herkimer County, New York, United States July 05, 2015 Details
Thymelicus lineola
European Skipper
June 29, 2015 JRonan17 Herkimer County, New York, United States July 05, 2015 Details
Phyciodes tharos
Pearl Crescent
June 29, 2015 JRonan17 Herkimer County, New York, United States July 05, 2015 Details
Pieris rapae
Cabbage White
June 29, 2015 JRonan17 Herkimer County, New York, United States July 05, 2015 Details
Speyeria cybele
Great Spangled Fritillary
June 29, 2015 JRonan17 Herkimer County, New York, United States July 05, 2015 Details
Ascalapha odorata
Black Witch
July 04, 2015 arcturusangel Gregg County, Texas, United States July 05, 2015 Details
Epargyreus clarus
Silver-spotted Skipper
July 03, 2015 rowley Wayne County, New York, United States July 05, 2015 Details
Acronicta increta
Raspberry Bud Dagger Moth
June 27, 2015 arcturusangel Gregg County, Texas, United States July 05, 2015 Details
Acrolophus plumifrontella July 04, 2015 cblazo Franklin County, Pennsylvania, United States July 05, 2015 Details
Hyalophora cecropia
Cecropia silkmoth
July 04, 2015 montie Washington County, Wisconsin, United States July 05, 2015 Details
Colias eurytheme
Orange Sulphur
July 03, 2015 Marvin Smith Searcy County, Arkansas, United States July 05, 2015 Details
Apantesis carlotta July 04, 2015 digginflowers Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States July 05, 2015 Details
Eumorpha pandorus
Pandorus Sphinx
July 04, 2015 Jhc1761 Dukes (Martha's Vineyard) County, Massachusetts, United States July 05, 2015 Details