Recently Verified Sightings

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Species Observation Date Submitter Location Verified Date
Nathalis iole
Dainty Sulphur
October 17, 2014 philohela Clark County, Nevada, United States October 20, 2014 Details
Abaeis nicippe
Sleepy Orange
October 17, 2014 opiliones Clark County, Nevada, United States October 20, 2014 Details
Pieris rapae
Cabbage White
October 19, 2014 efulrich Monterey County, California, United States October 20, 2014 Details
Euphyes vestris
Dun Skipper
June 17, 2014 Stwood46 Coos County, Oregon, United States October 20, 2014 Details
Vanessa cardui
Painted Lady
July 11, 2009 Aisling Benton County, Oregon, United States October 20, 2014 Details
Diaphania hyalinata
Melonworm Moth
October 19, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States October 19, 2014 Details
Automeris io
Io moth
July 23, 2008 ugugusgili Jackson County, Alabama, United States October 19, 2014 Details
Polites vibex
Whirlabout
October 18, 2014 ddodd Etowah County, Alabama, United States October 19, 2014 Details
Hylephila phyleus
Fiery Skipper
October 18, 2014 ddodd Etowah County, Alabama, United States October 19, 2014 Details
Lerema accius
Clouded Skipper
October 18, 2014 ddodd Etowah County, Alabama, United States October 19, 2014 Details
Polygonia interrogationis
Question Mark
October 18, 2014 The Dog Groomer Chesterfield County, Virginia, United States October 19, 2014 Details
Ceratomia undulosa
Waved sphinx
April 25, 2009 ugugusgili Jackson County, Alabama, United States October 19, 2014 Details
Harrisina americana
Grapeleaf Skeletonizer Moth
April 25, 2009 ugugusgili Jackson County, Alabama, United States October 19, 2014 Details
Anaea andria
Goatweed Leafwing
October 18, 2014 arcturusangel Claiborne Parish, Louisiana, United States October 19, 2014 Details
Parasa indetermina
Stinging Rose Caterpillar Moth
August 12, 2011 ugugusgili Jackson County, Alabama, United States October 19, 2014 Details
Prochoerodes lineola
Large Maple Spanworm Moth
October 18, 2014 arcturusangel Claiborne Parish, Louisiana, United States October 19, 2014 Details
Dryocampa rubicunda
Rosy maple moth
July 12, 2014 curtis.lehman Allegany County, Maryland, United States October 19, 2014 Details
Schizura unicornis
Unicorn Caterpillar Moth
October 19, 2014 sshively Rapides Parish, Louisiana, United States October 19, 2014 Details
Hypoprepia miniata
Scarlet-winged Lichen Moth
July 12, 2014 curtis.lehman Allegany County, Maryland, United States October 19, 2014 Details
Chlosyne lacinia
Bordered Patch
October 17, 2014 jkopachena Texas, United States, Wood County October 19, 2014 Details
Pyrrharctia isabella
Isabella Tiger Moth or Banded Woolybear
July 12, 2014 curtis.lehman Allegany County, Maryland, United States October 19, 2014 Details
Haematopis grataria
Chickweed Geometer
July 12, 2014 curtis.lehman Allegany County, Maryland, United States October 19, 2014 Details
Epiblema scudderiana
Goldenrod Gall Moth
May 20, 2013 curtis.lehman
(Margaret Higbee)
Indiana County, Pennsylvania, United States October 19, 2014 Details
Noctua pronuba
European Yellow Underwing
September 10, 2014 nuke Venango County, Pennsylvania, United States October 19, 2014 Details
Speranza pustularia
Lesser Maple Spanworm Moth
July 12, 2014 curtis.lehman Allegany County, Maryland, United States October 19, 2014 Details
Papaipema arctivorens
Northern Burdock Borer Moth
September 04, 2010 curtis.lehman
(Steven Johnson)
Lincoln County, West Virginia, United States October 19, 2014 Details
Papaipema arctivorens
Northern Burdock Borer Moth
July 31, 2004 curtis.lehman
(Steven Johnson)
Huntingdon County, Pennsylvania, United States October 19, 2014 Details
Papaipema arctivorens
Northern Burdock Borer Moth
September 25, 1998 curtis.lehman
(Steven Johnson)
Sullivan County, Pennsylvania, United States October 19, 2014 Details
Papaipema arctivorens
Northern Burdock Borer Moth
October 09, 1992 curtis.lehman
(Steven Johnson)
Northumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States October 19, 2014 Details
Chaetaglaea sericea
Silky Sallow
October 19, 2014 Carol Muth Hancock County, Maine, United States October 19, 2014 Details
Emarginea percara
Beloved Emarginea Moth
October 07, 2014 jeffmci9 Texas, Travis County, United States October 19, 2014 Details
Harrisina coracina September 23, 2014 jeffmci9 Texas, Travis County, United States October 19, 2014 Details
Cucullia convexipennis
Brown-hooded Owlet
October 18, 2014 mqui129 Chester County, Pennsylvania, United States October 19, 2014 Details
Epimecis hortaria
Tulip-Tree Beauty
April 25, 2009 ugugusgili Jackson County, Alabama, United States October 19, 2014 Details
Zale horrida
Horrid Zale
April 25, 2009 ugugusgili Jackson County, Alabama, United States October 19, 2014 Details
Anisota stigma
Spiny oakworm moth
July 15, 2007 ugugusgili Jackson County, Alabama, United States October 19, 2014 Details
Atalopedes campestris
Sachem
August 19, 2007 ugugusgili Marion County, Tennessee, United States October 19, 2014 Details
Bibarrambla allenella
Bog Bibarrambla Moth
August 10, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States October 19, 2014 Details
Citheronia regalis
Royal Walnut Moth
August 30, 2005 ugugusgili Jackson County, Alabama, United States October 18, 2014 Details
Artace cribraria
Dot-lined White
September 26, 2014 Mapper Johnson County, Illinois, United States October 18, 2014 Details
Euchaetes egle
Milkweed Tussock Moth or Milkweed Tiger Moth
September 26, 2014 Mapper Johnson County, Illinois, United States October 18, 2014 Details
Spilosoma virginica
Virginian Tiger Moth or Yellow Woolybear Moth
August 20, 2007 ugugusgili Swain County, North Carolina, United States October 18, 2014 Details
Hyphantria cunea
Fall Webworm Moth
October 18, 2014 Carol Thornton-Anderson Orange County, Indiana, United States October 18, 2014 Details
Vanessa cardui
Painted Lady
September 22, 2014 Mapper Johnson County, Illinois, United States October 18, 2014 Details
Halysidota tessellaris
Banded Tussock Moth or Pale Tiger Moth
August 20, 2007 ugugusgili Swain County, North Carolina, United States October 18, 2014 Details
Cucullia convexipennis
Brown-hooded Owlet
August 20, 2007 ugugusgili Swain County, North Carolina, United States October 18, 2014 Details
Euchaetes egle
Milkweed Tussock Moth or Milkweed Tiger Moth
September 21, 2014 Mapper Johnson County, Illinois, United States October 18, 2014 Details
Junonia coenia
Common Buckeye
September 21, 2014 Mapper Johnson County, Illinois, United States October 18, 2014 Details
Gabara obscura July 28, 2014 Jim Eckert Cochise County, Arizona, United States October 18, 2014 Details
Spragueia leo
Common Spragueia
August 15, 2012 curtis.lehman
(Jon M. Yuschock)
Northumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States October 18, 2014 Details
Homosetia costisignella August 29, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States October 18, 2014 Details
Phlogophora periculosa
Brown Angle Shades
August 29, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States October 18, 2014 Details
Metalectra discalis
Common Fungus Moth
August 29, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States October 18, 2014 Details
Oligia modica
Black-banded Brocade
August 29, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States October 18, 2014 Details
Scoparia basalis August 29, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States October 18, 2014 Details
Allotria elonympha
False Underwing
August 29, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States October 18, 2014 Details
Clepsis peritana
Garden Tortrix
August 29, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States October 18, 2014 Details
Atteva aurea
Ailanthus Webworm Moth
July 12, 2014 curtis.lehman Allegany County, Maryland, United States October 18, 2014 Details
Phyciodes tharos
Pearl Crescent
October 18, 2014 ddodd Etowah County, Alabama, United States October 18, 2014 Details
Eupithecia miserulata August 29, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States October 18, 2014 Details
Hemaris gracilis
Slender clearwing
May 21, 2013 curtis.lehman
(Jon M. Yuschock)
Northumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States October 18, 2014 Details
Argyresthia goedartella August 29, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States October 18, 2014 Details
Panoquina ocola
Ocola Skipper
October 18, 2014 ddodd Etowah County, Alabama, United States October 18, 2014 Details
Atalopedes campestris
Sachem
August 29, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States October 18, 2014 Details
Pyrisitia lisa
Little Yellow
October 18, 2014 ddodd Etowah County, Alabama, United States October 18, 2014 Details
Libytheana carinenta
American Snout
October 18, 2014 ddodd Etowah County, Alabama, United States October 18, 2014 Details
Polygonia interrogationis
Question Mark
October 18, 2014 ddodd Etowah County, Alabama, United States October 18, 2014 Details
Atalopedes campestris
Sachem
August 29, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States October 18, 2014 Details
Phyciodes tharos
Pearl Crescent
August 29, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States October 18, 2014 Details
Ancyloxypha numitor
Least Skipper
August 29, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States October 18, 2014 Details
Haploa clymene
Clymene Moth
July 12, 2014 curtis.lehman Allegany County, Maryland, United States October 18, 2014 Details
Polites peckius
Peck's Skipper
August 29, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States October 18, 2014 Details
Autographa precationis
The Common Looper Moth
August 28, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States October 18, 2014 Details
Ecdytolopha insiticiana
Locust Twig Borer Moth
June 04, 2014 curtis.lehman
(Jon M. Yuschock)
Northumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States October 18, 2014 Details
Papaipema cataphracta
Burdock Borer Moth
October 08, 1997 curtis.lehman
(Steven Johnson)
Snyder County, Pennsylvania, United States October 18, 2014 Details
Papaipema cataphracta
Burdock Borer Moth
October 10, 1996 curtis.lehman
(Steven Johnson)
Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States October 18, 2014 Details
Papaipema cataphracta
Burdock Borer Moth
October 05, 1995 curtis.lehman
(Steven Johnson)
Northumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States October 18, 2014 Details
Eumorpha fasciatus
Banded sphinx
October 17, 2014 Johnlh Palm Beach County, Florida, United States October 18, 2014 Details
Udea rubigalis
Celery Leaftier Moth
October 15, 2014 Keith Ewell Saline County, Illinois, United States October 18, 2014 Details
Clepsis peritana
Garden Tortrix
October 17, 2014 Keith Ewell Saline County, Illinois, United States October 18, 2014 Details
Pleuroprucha insulsaria
Common Tan Wave
October 18, 2014 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada October 18, 2014 Details
Nomophila nearctica
Lucerne Moth
October 18, 2014 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada October 18, 2014 Details
Spoladea recurvalis
Hawaiian Beet Webworm
October 17, 2014 Chip Krilowicz Burlington County, New Jersey, United States October 18, 2014 Details
Prochoerodes lineola
Large Maple Spanworm Moth
August 23, 2014 curtis.lehman
(Lynda Asprinio)
Pike County, Pennsylvania, United States October 18, 2014 Details
Amphipyra pyramidoides
Copper Underwing
July 15, 2014 curtis.lehman
(Lynda Asprinio)
Pike County, Pennsylvania, United States October 18, 2014 Details
Metarranthis duaria
Ruddy Metarranthis
May 20, 2013 curtis.lehman
(Margaret Higbee)
Indiana County, Pennsylvania, United States October 18, 2014 Details
Actias luna
Luna moth
October 18, 2014 wcallihan1 Marion County, Indiana, United States October 18, 2014 Details
Amphipoea americana
American Ear Moth
July 13, 2001 curtis.lehman
(Steven Johnson)
Centre County, Pennsylvania, United States October 18, 2014 Details
Amphipoea americana
American Ear Moth
August 18, 1998 curtis.lehman
(Steven Johnson)
Sullivan County, Pennsylvania, United States October 18, 2014 Details
Amphipoea americana
American Ear Moth
July 19, 1999 curtis.lehman
(Steven Johnson)
Union County, Pennsylvania, United States October 18, 2014 Details
Amphipoea americana
American Ear Moth
July 19, 1995 curtis.lehman
(Steven Johnson)
Northumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States October 18, 2014 Details
Syngamia florella
Red-waisted Florella Moth
October 18, 2014 hunter58 Hernando County, Florida, United States October 18, 2014 Details
Euzophera ostricolorella
Root Collar Borer
October 17, 2014 UrsulaV Chatham County, North Carolina, United States October 18, 2014 Details
Tetanolita mynesalis
Smoky Tetanolita Moth
October 16, 2014 UrsulaV Chatham County, North Carolina, United States October 18, 2014 Details
Agnorisma badinodis
Pale-banded Dart
October 17, 2014 Keith Ewell Saline County, Illinois, United States October 18, 2014 Details
Sicya morsicaria July 11, 2014 coreyk Clark County, Nevada, United States October 18, 2014 Details
Enodia portlandia
Southern Pearly-eye
October 17, 2014 stephen stedman Putnam County, Tennessee, United States October 18, 2014 Details
Vanessa cardui
Painted Lady
October 17, 2014 stephen stedman Putnam County, Tennessee, United States October 18, 2014 Details
Vanessa atalanta
Red Admiral
October 17, 2014 stephen stedman Putnam County, Tennessee, United States October 18, 2014 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
July 12, 2014 DefiantNX74205 Orange County, California, United States October 18, 2014 Details