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
Tortricidia testacea
Warm-chevroned Moth
June 20, 2014 curtis.lehman Crawford County, Pennsylvania, United States October 01, 2014 Details
Schinia arcigera
Arcigera Flower Moth
August 22, 2014 finatic Santa Cruz County, Arizona, United States October 01, 2014 Details
Hyles lineata
White-lined Sphinx
August 22, 2014 finatic Santa Cruz County, Arizona, United States October 01, 2014 Details
Neumoegenia poetica
Poetry Moth
August 22, 2014 finatic Santa Cruz County, Arizona, United States October 01, 2014 Details
Idaea basinta August 22, 2014 finatic Santa Cruz County, Arizona, United States October 01, 2014 Details
Diptychophora harlequinalis August 25, 2014 finatic Pima County, Arizona, United States October 01, 2014 Details
Danaus gilippus
Queen
October 01, 2014 Mike Dillon Cass County, Texas, United States October 01, 2014 Details
Protolampra brunneicollis
Brown-collared Dart
September 21, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States October 01, 2014 Details
Anomis illita September 21, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States October 01, 2014 Details
Endothenia hebesana
Verbena Bud Moth
September 20, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States October 01, 2014 Details
Palthis asopialis
Faint-spotted Palthis Moth
September 20, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States October 01, 2014 Details
Endothenia hebesana
Verbena Bud Moth
September 19, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States October 01, 2014 Details
Feltia jaculifera
Dingy Cutworm Moth
September 17, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States October 01, 2014 Details
Papilio polyxenes
Black Swallowtail
October 01, 2014 Cele Maryland, United States October 01, 2014 Details
Papaipema furcata
Ash Tip Borer Moth
September 27, 2014 curtis.lehman
(Steven Johnson)
Mifflin County, Pennsylvania, United States October 01, 2014 Details
Agraulis vanillae
Gulf Fritillary
September 30, 2014 icosahedron Sonoma County, California, United States October 01, 2014 Details
Papaipema cataphracta
Burdock Borer Moth
September 27, 2014 curtis.lehman
(Steven Johnson)
Mifflin County, Pennsylvania, United States October 01, 2014 Details
Pseudothyatira cymatophoroides
Tufted Thyatirid
September 30, 2014 Carol Thornton-Anderson Orange County, Indiana, United States October 01, 2014 Details
Papaipema birdi
Umbellifer Borer Moth
September 27, 2014 curtis.lehman
(Steven Johnson)
Mifflin County, Pennsylvania, United States October 01, 2014 Details
Papaipema cerussata
Ironweed Borer Moth
September 27, 2014 curtis.lehman
(Steven Johnson)
Mifflin County, Pennsylvania, United States October 01, 2014 Details
Papilio cresphontes
Giant Swallowtail
September 30, 2014 Mkeffer Jefferson County, Texas, United States October 01, 2014 Details
Papaipema marginidens September 27, 2014 curtis.lehman
(Steven Johnson)
Mifflin County, Pennsylvania, United States October 01, 2014 Details
Glenoides texanaria
Texas Gray
September 18, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States October 01, 2014 Details
Choristostigma roseopennalis September 17, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States October 01, 2014 Details
Parapoynx obscuralis
Obscure Pondweed Moth
September 30, 2014 JeanEvoy De Soto County, Florida, United States October 01, 2014 Details
Hypenula cacuminalis
Long-horned Owlet
September 30, 2014 JeanEvoy De Soto County, Florida, United States October 01, 2014 Details
Papaipema cerussata
Ironweed Borer Moth
September 30, 2014 Marge VanTassel Armstrong County, Pennsylvania, United States October 01, 2014 Details
Autographa californica September 28, 2014 Sue Orlowski Lincoln County, Washington, United States October 01, 2014 Details
Microcausta flavipunctalis September 28, 2014 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States October 01, 2014 Details
Alucita montana
Montana Six-plume Moth
September 25, 2014 avondewall British Columbia, Canada October 01, 2014 Details
Polygonia gracilis
Hoary Comma
September 28, 2014 wingsfrank Whatcom County, Washington, United States October 01, 2014 Details
Manduca rustica
Rustic sphinx
September 29, 2014 Srsmartin Maricopa County, Arizona, United States October 01, 2014 Details
Lambdina fiscellaria
Hemlock Looper Moth
September 28, 2014 jim.odonater Clark County, Washington, United States October 01, 2014 Details
Euplexia benesimilis
American Angle Shades
September 28, 2014 Michael Melchiore Bucks County, Pennsylvania, United States October 01, 2014 Details
Hypenodes caducus
Large Hypenodes Moth
August 30, 2014 klebo Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States October 01, 2014 Details
Neoalcis californiaria
Brown-lined Looper Moth
September 23, 2014 vivalapaz King County, Washington, United States October 01, 2014 Details
Campaea perlata
Pale Beauty
August 27, 2014 Jim Lyons Snohomish County, Washington, United States October 01, 2014 Details
Nemoria elfa September 29, 2014 Ken Childs Chester County, Tennessee, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Pelecystola nearctica September 29, 2014 Ken Childs Chester County, Tennessee, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Hypagyrtis unipunctata
One-Spotted Variant
August 16, 2014 obstinatrician Jefferson County, Kentucky, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Pompeius verna
Little Glassywing
July 16, 2014 obstinatrician Lake County, Illinois, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Erynnis baptisiae
Wild Indigo Duskywing
September 06, 2014 obstinatrician Grundy County, Illinois, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
July 26, 2014 WendyJG Winnebago County, Illinois, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Achyra rantalis August 30, 2014 WendyJG Winnebago County, Illinois, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Hemaris diffinis
Snowberry Clearwing
July 26, 2014 WendyJG Winnebago County, Illinois, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Hemaris thysbe
Hummingbird Clearwing
July 26, 2014 WendyJG Winnebago County, Illinois, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Orgyia leucostigma
White-marked Tussock Moth
September 30, 2014 caher001 Carroll County, Maryland, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Malacosoma americanum
Eastern Tent Caterpillar Moth
May 02, 2014 curtis.lehman Fulton County, Pennsylvania, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Junonia coenia
Common Buckeye
September 30, 2014 Krish49 Shawnee County, Kansas, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Eumorpha fasciatus
Banded sphinx
September 30, 2014 librarianna Hillsborough County, Florida, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Limenitis arthemis astyanax
'Astyanax' Red-spotted Purple
July 26, 2014 WendyJG Winnebago County, Illinois, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Chrysoteuchia topiaria June 21, 2014 WendyJG Winnebago County, Illinois, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Cupido comyntas
Eastern Tailed-Blue
September 20, 2014 WendyJG Lee County, Illinois, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Phalaenostola metonalis
Pale Epidelta Moth
June 21, 2014 WendyJG Winnebago County, Illinois, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Celastrina ladon
Spring Azure
June 07, 2014 WendyJG Winnebago County, Illinois, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Vanessa atalanta
Red Admiral
July 26, 2014 WendyJG Winnebago County, Illinois, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Cercyonis pegala
Common Wood-Nymph
July 04, 2014 WendyJG Winnebago County, Illinois, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Hylephila phyleus
Fiery Skipper
August 30, 2014 WendyJG Winnebago County, Illinois, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Epargyreus clarus
Silver-spotted Skipper
August 30, 2014 WendyJG Winnebago County, Illinois, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Idia lubricalis
Glossy Black Idia Moth
August 17, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Sciota virgatella August 17, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Phaneta parmatana August 17, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Panopoda rufimargo
Red-lined Panopoda
August 17, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Macrochilo litophora
Brown-lined Owlet Moth
August 17, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Clemensia albata
Little White Lichen Moth
August 17, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Palthis angulalis
Dark-spotted Palthis Moth
August 17, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Euparthenos nubilis
Locust Underwing
August 17, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Halysidota tessellaris
Banded Tussock Moth or Pale Tiger Moth
September 09, 2014 ecsdenise Louisa County, Virginia, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Datana perspicua
Spotted Datana
September 01, 2014 ecsdenise Louisa County, Virginia, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Bleptina caradrinalis
Bent-winged Owlet Moth
August 17, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Athetis tarda
The Slow Poke
August 17, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Arugisa lutea
Common Arugisa
August 17, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Conchylodes ovulalis August 02, 2014 Perfectbean Cabell County, West Virginia, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Eacles imperialis
Imperial moth
September 30, 2014 Mizhicks Pulaski County, Arkansas, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Synchlora aerata
Wavy-Lined Emerald
September 30, 2014 MelindaM Warrick County, Indiana, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Acharia stimulea
Saddleback Caterpillar Moth
September 30, 2014 grosbeak46 Dutchess County, New York, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Anisota virginiensis
Pink-striped oakworm moth
September 30, 2014 Ag409907 Onslow County, North Carolina, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Hyphantria cunea
Fall Webworm Moth
September 05, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Euclea delphinii
Spiny Oak-slug Moth
September 05, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Feltia tricosa September 30, 2014 Beverly Carter Baxter County, Arkansas, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Spinitibia hodgesi September 05, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Isa textula
Crowned Slug Moth
July 12, 2014 curtis.lehman
(Steven Johnson)
Huntingdon County, Pennsylvania, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Charadra deridens
The Laugher
September 30, 2014 lilkriskattn Hamilton County, Tennessee, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Paonias astylus
Huckleberry sphinx
July 12, 2014 curtis.lehman
(Steven Johnson)
Huntingdon County, Pennsylvania, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Papilio troilus
Spicebush Swallowtail
September 30, 2014 Mike Dillon Texas, Morris County, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Fascista cercerisella
Redbud Leaffolder Moth
September 29, 2014 curtis.lehman Armstrong County, Pennsylvania, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Chrysodeixis includens
Soybean Looper Moth
September 28, 2014 D. Dodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Tolype velleda
Large Tolype Moth
September 30, 2014 Marissa45040 Warren County, Ohio, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Hemihyalea edwardsii
Edwards' Glassywing
September 30, 2014 Moth Leumas Napa County, California, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Acronicta lithospila
Streaked Dagger
September 29, 2014 curtis.lehman Armstrong County, Pennsylvania, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Caenurgia togataria September 29, 2014 sarabseth Alameda County, California, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Apamea amputatrix
Yellow-headed Cutworm Moth
July 12, 2014 curtis.lehman
(Steven Johnson)
Huntingdon County, Pennsylvania, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Hypsopygia costalis
Clover Hayworm Moth
September 26, 2014 cedarbees Wilson County, Tennessee, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Chrysodeixis includens
Soybean Looper Moth
September 30, 2014 John LeBlanc Chesterfield County, Virginia, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Spilosoma virginica
Virginian Tiger Moth or Yellow Woolybear Moth
September 30, 2014 John LeBlanc Chesterfield County, Virginia, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Halysidota harrisii
Sycamore Tussock Moth
September 30, 2014 John LeBlanc Chesterfield County, Virginia, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Acharia stimulea
Saddleback Caterpillar Moth
September 30, 2014 John LeBlanc Chesterfield County, Virginia, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Adoneta spinuloides
Purple-crested Slug Moth
July 12, 2014 curtis.lehman
(Steven Johnson)
Huntingdon County, Pennsylvania, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Hypercompe scribonia
Great Leopard Moth
September 30, 2014 ta24jc Warren County, Ohio, United States September 30, 2014 Details
Actias luna
Luna moth
September 30, 2014 andrews312 Alachua County, Florida, United States September 30, 2014 Details