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
Hylephila phyleus
Fiery Skipper
May 31, 2016 CA Ivy Logan County, Arkansas, United States May 31, 2016 Details
Actias luna
Luna moth
May 28, 2016 CA Ivy Logan County, Arkansas, United States May 31, 2016 Details
Autochton cellus
Golden Banded-Skipper
May 21, 2016 CA Ivy Cherokee County, Oklahoma, United States May 31, 2016 Details
Elaphria grata
Grateful Midget
May 27, 2016 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States May 31, 2016 Details
Phaeoura quernaria
Oak Beauty
May 31, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada May 31, 2016 Details
Macaria aemulataria
Common Angle
May 30, 2016 monikawood Tioga County, Pennsylvania, United States May 31, 2016 Details
Xanthorhoe ferrugata
Red Twin-spot
May 30, 2016 monikawood Tioga County, Pennsylvania, United States May 31, 2016 Details
Crambus laqueatellus
Eastern Grass-veneer
May 30, 2016 monikawood Tioga County, Pennsylvania, United States May 31, 2016 Details
Peridea basitriens
Oval-based Prominent
May 31, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada May 31, 2016 Details
Hypena madefactalis
Gray-edged Bomolocha Moth
May 31, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada May 31, 2016 Details
Amphion floridensis
Nessus sphinx
May 31, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada May 31, 2016 Details
Ceratomia undulosa
Waved sphinx
May 31, 2016 digginflowers Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States May 31, 2016 Details
Papilio troilus
Spicebush Swallowtail
May 29, 2016 Jonathan Clark La Salle Parish, Louisiana, United States May 31, 2016 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
May 29, 2016 Jonathan Clark La Salle Parish, Louisiana, United States May 31, 2016 Details
Heliomata cycladata
Common Spring Moth
May 30, 2016 Drewis Lehigh County, Pennsylvania, United States May 31, 2016 Details
Abaeis nicippe
Sleepy Orange
May 30, 2016 cosmic_cat Texas, United States, Wood County May 31, 2016 Details
Libytheana carinenta
American Snout
May 30, 2016 cosmic_cat Texas, United States, Wood County May 31, 2016 Details
Polygonia comma
Eastern Comma
May 30, 2016 cosmic_cat Texas, United States, Wood County May 31, 2016 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
May 30, 2016 cosmic_cat Texas, United States, Wood County May 31, 2016 Details
Crambus laqueatellus
Eastern Grass-veneer
May 29, 2016 CathK Albany County, New York, United States May 31, 2016 Details
Melanomma auricinctaria May 29, 2016 CathK Albany County, New York, United States May 31, 2016 Details
Polites themistocles
Tawny-edged Skipper
May 30, 2016 cblazo Franklin County, Pennsylvania, United States May 31, 2016 Details
Phyciodes tharos
Pearl Crescent
May 30, 2016 cblazo Franklin County, Pennsylvania, United States May 31, 2016 Details
Vanessa atalanta
Red Admiral
May 30, 2016 cblazo Franklin County, Pennsylvania, United States May 31, 2016 Details
Hyalophora cecropia
Cecropia silkmoth
May 30, 2016 gregi Erie County, New York, United States May 31, 2016 Details
Ledaea perditalis
Lost Owlet Moth
May 30, 2016 Jarchibold Saratoga County, New York, United States May 31, 2016 Details
Hemaris thysbe
Hummingbird Clearwing
May 30, 2016 Jarchibold Saratoga County, New York, United States May 31, 2016 Details
Echinargus isola
Reakirt's Blue
May 30, 2016 John Wilson Socorro County, New Mexico, United States May 31, 2016 Details
Idia aemula
Common Idia Moth
May 26, 2016 yardbird Camden County, New Jersey, United States May 31, 2016 Details
Smerinthus cerisyi
One-eyed sphinx
May 27, 2016 CathK Albany County, New York, United States May 31, 2016 Details
Synanthedon acerrubri
Red Maple Borer
May 30, 2016 CathK Albany County, New York, United States May 31, 2016 Details
Antheraea polyphemus
Polyphemus moth
May 30, 2016 Robb607 Tompkins County, New York, United States May 31, 2016 Details
Leptosteges flavicostella May 29, 2016 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States May 31, 2016 Details
Hydriomena perfracta
Shattered Hydriomena
May 26, 2016 Jarchibold Saratoga County, New York, United States May 31, 2016 Details
Leuconycta diphteroides
Green Leuconycta
May 26, 2016 Jarchibold Saratoga County, New York, United States May 31, 2016 Details
Ochropleura implecta
American Flame-shouldered Dart
May 26, 2016 Jarchibold Saratoga County, New York, United States May 31, 2016 Details
Zale duplicata May 24, 2016 Jarchibold Saratoga County, New York, United States May 31, 2016 Details
Citheronia regalis
Royal Walnut Moth
May 29, 2016 Paul Ribitzki Rogers County, Oklahoma, United States May 31, 2016 Details
Euptoieta claudia
Variegated Fritillary
May 28, 2016 lostpineslife Bastrop County, Texas, United States May 31, 2016 Details
Acronicta americana
American Dagger Moth
August 29, 2008 devjohnstone Nova Scotia, Canada May 31, 2016 Details
Anthanassa texana
Texan Crescent
May 16, 2016 D. Dodd Brewster County, Texas, United States May 31, 2016 Details
Apodemia mormo
Mormon Metalmark
May 14, 2016 D. Dodd Texas, United States, Val Verde County May 31, 2016 Details
Cyllopsis pertepida
Canyonland Satyr
May 22, 2016 John Wilson Socorro County, New Mexico, United States May 31, 2016 Details
Abaeis nicippe
Sleepy Orange
May 21, 2016 John Wilson Socorro County, New Mexico, United States May 31, 2016 Details
Euptoieta claudia
Variegated Fritillary
May 21, 2016 John Wilson Socorro County, New Mexico, United States May 31, 2016 Details
Hesperopsis alpheus
Saltbush Sootywing
May 21, 2016 John Wilson Socorro County, New Mexico, United States May 31, 2016 Details
Dymasia dymas
Tiny Checkerspot
May 21, 2016 John Wilson Socorro County, New Mexico, United States May 31, 2016 Details
Parnassius smintheus
Rocky Mountain Parnassian
July 05, 2014 PDunwiddie Kittitas County, Washington, United States May 30, 2016 Details
Hyalophora euryalus
Ceanothus silkmoth
May 19, 2016 mdclefebvre British Columbia, Canada May 30, 2016 Details
Nemoria mimosaria
White-fringed Emerald
May 30, 2016 monikawood Tioga County, Pennsylvania, United States May 30, 2016 Details
Trichodezia albovittata
White-striped Black
May 30, 2016 monikawood Tioga County, Pennsylvania, United States May 30, 2016 Details
Perispasta caeculalis May 25, 2016 franpope Garrett County, Maryland, United States May 30, 2016 Details
Orthofidonia flavivenata
Yellow-veined Geometer Moth
May 25, 2016 franpope Garrett County, Maryland, United States May 30, 2016 Details
Papilio polyxenes
Black Swallowtail
May 28, 2016 CA Ivy Logan County, Arkansas, United States May 30, 2016 Details
Libytheana carinenta
American Snout
May 28, 2016 CA Ivy
(Jon C. Ivy)
Logan County, Arkansas, United States May 30, 2016 Details
Probole amicaria May 29, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States May 30, 2016 Details
Colias eurytheme
Orange Sulphur
May 28, 2016 CA Ivy
(Jon C. Ivy)
Logan County, Arkansas, United States May 30, 2016 Details
Celastrina neglecta
Summer Azure
May 28, 2016 CA Ivy
(Jon C. Ivy)
Logan County, Arkansas, United States May 30, 2016 Details
Cupido comyntas
Eastern Tailed-Blue
May 28, 2016 CA Ivy Logan County, Arkansas, United States May 30, 2016 Details
Probole amicaria May 29, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States May 30, 2016 Details
Thorybes pylades
Northern Cloudywing
May 28, 2016 CA Ivy Logan County, Arkansas, United States May 30, 2016 Details
Vanessa virginiensis
American Lady
May 28, 2016 CA Ivy
(Jon C. Ivy)
Logan County, Arkansas, United States May 30, 2016 Details
Epargyreus clarus
Silver-spotted Skipper
May 30, 2016 digginflowers Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States May 30, 2016 Details
Enodia anthedon
Northern Pearly-eye
May 28, 2016 CA Ivy Logan County, Arkansas, United States May 30, 2016 Details
Nymphalis antiopa
Mourning Cloak
May 28, 2016 Jeff Trahan Howard County, Arkansas, United States May 30, 2016 Details
Polites origenes
Crossline Skipper
May 28, 2016 CA Ivy Logan County, Arkansas, United States May 30, 2016 Details
Pyrausta tyralis May 15, 2016 John LeBlanc Pasco County, Florida, United States May 30, 2016 Details
Pyrgus communis
Common Checkered-Skipper
May 28, 2016 Jeff Trahan Howard County, Arkansas, United States May 30, 2016 Details
Polygrammate hebraeicum
The Hebrew
May 28, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States May 30, 2016 Details
Chlosyne gorgone
Gorgone Checkerspot
May 28, 2016 Jeff Trahan Howard County, Arkansas, United States May 30, 2016 Details
Automeris io
Io moth
May 15, 2016 John LeBlanc Alachua County, Florida, United States May 30, 2016 Details
Nerice bidentata
Double-toothed Prominent
May 15, 2016 John LeBlanc Alachua County, Florida, United States May 30, 2016 Details
Calephelis borealis
Northern Metalmark
May 28, 2016 Jeff Trahan Howard County, Arkansas, United States May 30, 2016 Details
Chlosyne nycteis
Silvery Checkerspot
May 28, 2016 CA Ivy Logan County, Arkansas, United States May 30, 2016 Details
Zanclognatha pedipilalis
Grayish Zanclognatha Moth
May 30, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada May 30, 2016 Details
Cycnia tenera
Delicate Cycnia or Dogbane Tiger Moth
May 30, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada May 30, 2016 Details
Halysidota sp. May 14, 2016 John LeBlanc Harnett County, North Carolina, United States May 30, 2016 Details
Achalarus lyciades
Hoary Edge
May 28, 2016 CA Ivy Logan County, Arkansas, United States May 30, 2016 Details
Antaeotricha schlaegeri May 28, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States May 30, 2016 Details
Speyeria cybele
Great Spangled Fritillary
May 28, 2016 CA Ivy Logan County, Arkansas, United States May 30, 2016 Details
Psilocorsis quercicella
Oak Leaftier Moth
May 28, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States May 30, 2016 Details
Costaconvexa centrostrigaria
The Bent-line Carpet
May 28, 2016 CA Ivy Logan County, Arkansas, United States May 30, 2016 Details
Hypena baltimoralis
Baltimore Bomolocha Moth
May 28, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States May 30, 2016 Details
Hyalophora cecropia
Cecropia silkmoth
August 14, 2015 aivaphoenix Marion County, Indiana, United States May 30, 2016 Details
Amorbia humerosana
White-lined Leafroller
May 28, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States May 30, 2016 Details
Eulia ministrana
Ferruginous Eulia Moth
May 28, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States May 30, 2016 Details
Nadata gibbosa
White-dotted Prominent
May 28, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States May 30, 2016 Details
Papilio polyxenes
Black Swallowtail
May 30, 2016 Bob Gutowski Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, United States May 30, 2016 Details
Atteva aurea
Ailanthus Webworm Moth
May 27, 2016 Allen Belden Miami-Dade County, Florida, United States May 30, 2016 Details
Tortyra slossonia
Slosson's Metalmark Moth
May 26, 2016 Allen Belden Miami-Dade County, Florida, United States May 30, 2016 Details
Lactura pupula
Bumelia Leafworm Moth
May 23, 2016 Allen Belden Miami-Dade County, Florida, United States May 30, 2016 Details
Psychomorpha epimenis
Grapevine Epimenis
May 04, 2016 JasmineP Ontario, Canada May 30, 2016 Details
Limenitis arthemis astyanax
'Astyanax' Red-spotted Purple
May 28, 2016 CA Ivy Logan County, Arkansas, United States May 30, 2016 Details
Epargyreus clarus
Silver-spotted Skipper
May 28, 2016 CA Ivy Logan County, Arkansas, United States May 30, 2016 Details
Glaphyria sequistrialis
White-roped Glaphyria
May 28, 2016 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States May 30, 2016 Details
Scolecocampa liburna
Dead-wood Borer Moth
May 29, 2016 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States May 30, 2016 Details
Bleptina caradrinalis
Bent-winged Owlet Moth
May 29, 2016 yardbird Camden County, New Jersey, United States May 30, 2016 Details
Pero honestaria
Honest Pero
May 30, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada May 30, 2016 Details
Palpita magniferalis
Splendid Palpita
May 30, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada May 30, 2016 Details
Lobophora nivigerata
Powdered Bigwing
May 30, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada May 30, 2016 Details