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
Ptichodis vinculum
Black-tipped Ptichodis
October 23, 2014 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States October 24, 2014 Details
Sunira bicolorago
Bicolored Sallow
October 22, 2014 Latenight Cameron County, Pennsylvania, United States October 24, 2014 Details
Anticarsia gemmatalis
Velvetbean Caterpillar Moth
October 21, 2014 Latenight Cameron County, Pennsylvania, United States October 24, 2014 Details
Catocala ilia
Ilia Underwing
October 21, 2014 Latenight Cameron County, Pennsylvania, United States October 24, 2014 Details
Lithophane querquera
Shivering Pinion
October 21, 2014 Latenight Cameron County, Pennsylvania, United States October 24, 2014 Details
Sonia constrictana
Constricted Sonia Moth
October 17, 2014 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States October 24, 2014 Details
Digrammia irrorata July 28, 2014 Jim Eckert Cochise County, Arizona, United States October 23, 2014 Details
Manduca sexta
Carolina sphinx
October 04, 2014 sunshinedaydream Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, United States October 23, 2014 Details
Tolype velleda
Large Tolype Moth
September 24, 2014 sunshinedaydream Wyoming County, Pennsylvania, United States October 23, 2014 Details
Agnorisma badinodis
Pale-banded Dart
October 23, 2014 Carol Thornton-Anderson Orange County, Indiana, United States October 23, 2014 Details
Papaipema baptisiae October 22, 2014 Keith Ewell Saline County, Illinois, United States October 23, 2014 Details
Amphipyra pyramidoides
Copper Underwing
October 22, 2014 Latenight Cameron County, Pennsylvania, United States October 23, 2014 Details
Mythimna unipuncta
Armyworm Moth
October 22, 2014 Latenight Cameron County, Pennsylvania, United States October 23, 2014 Details
Zale lunata
Lunate Zale
October 22, 2014 Latenight Cameron County, Pennsylvania, United States October 23, 2014 Details
Leucania insueta June 06, 2014 J_Martineau Park County, Wyoming, United States October 23, 2014 Details
Hyles lineata
White-lined Sphinx
June 06, 2014 J_Martineau Park County, Wyoming, United States October 23, 2014 Details
Boloria kriemhild
Relict Fritillary
June 07, 2014 J_Martineau Park County, Wyoming, United States October 23, 2014 Details
Cucullia antipoda June 06, 2014 J_Martineau Park County, Wyoming, United States October 23, 2014 Details
Drasteria hudsonica June 06, 2014 J_Martineau Park County, Wyoming, United States October 23, 2014 Details
Vanessa cardui
Painted Lady
June 06, 2014 J_Martineau Park County, Wyoming, United States October 23, 2014 Details
Anarta crotchii June 06, 2014 J_Martineau Park County, Wyoming, United States October 23, 2014 Details
Stretchia plusiiformis June 06, 2014 J_Martineau Park County, Wyoming, United States October 23, 2014 Details
Hada sutrina June 06, 2014 J_Martineau Park County, Wyoming, United States October 23, 2014 Details
Phyllodesma americana
Lappet Moth
June 06, 2014 J_Martineau Park County, Wyoming, United States October 23, 2014 Details
Callophrys gryneus
Juniper Hairstreak
June 05, 2014 J_Martineau Park County, Wyoming, United States October 23, 2014 Details
Smerinthus cerisyi
One-eyed sphinx
June 06, 2014 J_Martineau Park County, Wyoming, United States October 23, 2014 Details
Pholisora catullus
Common Sootywing
June 03, 2014 J_Martineau Big Horn County, Montana, United States October 23, 2014 Details
Phyciodes pallida
Pale Crescent
June 03, 2014 J_Martineau Big Horn County, Montana, United States October 23, 2014 Details
Phyciodes tharos
Pearl Crescent
May 26, 2014 J_Martineau Sheridan County, Wyoming, United States October 23, 2014 Details
Callophrys augustinus
Brown Elfin
May 24, 2014 J_Martineau Sheridan County, Wyoming, United States October 23, 2014 Details
Erynnis persius
Persius Duskywing
May 24, 2014 J_Martineau Sheridan County, Wyoming, United States October 23, 2014 Details
Euphydryas anicia
Anicia Checkerspot
May 24, 2014 J_Martineau Sheridan County, Wyoming, United States October 23, 2014 Details
Papilio polyxenes
Black Swallowtail
October 23, 2014 TinaMarie52 York County, Pennsylvania, United States October 23, 2014 Details
Calephelis wrighti
Wright's Metalmark
October 18, 2014 Robert Gorman San Diego County, California, United States October 23, 2014 Details
Apodemia mejicanus
Sonoran Metalmark
October 19, 2014 Robert Gorman San Diego County, California, United States October 23, 2014 Details
Ennomos magnaria
Maple Spanworm
October 23, 2014 John LeBlanc Chesterfield County, Virginia, United States October 23, 2014 Details
Plodia interpunctella
Indian-Meal Moth
October 22, 2014 Keith Ewell Saline County, Illinois, United States October 23, 2014 Details
Papaipema astuta
Yellow Stoneroot Borer Moth
August 30, 2003 curtis.lehman
(Steven Johnson)
Boone County, West Virginia, United States October 23, 2014 Details
Papaipema impecuniosa
Aster Borer Moth
September 21, 2001 curtis.lehman
(Steven Johnson)
Tioga County, Pennsylvania, United States October 23, 2014 Details
Papaipema impecuniosa
Aster Borer Moth
September 22, 2004 curtis.lehman
(Steven Johnson)
Sullivan County, Pennsylvania, United States October 23, 2014 Details
Papaipema impecuniosa
Aster Borer Moth
October 20, 1994 curtis.lehman
(Steven Johnson)
Northumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States October 23, 2014 Details
Pilocrocis ramentalis
Scraped Pilocrocis
August 28, 2014 Waystation1067 Fort Bend County, Texas, United States October 23, 2014 Details
Agrius cingulata
Pink-spotted hawkmoth
August 31, 2014 Waystation1067 Fort Bend County, Texas, United States October 23, 2014 Details
Diaphania hyalinata
Melonworm Moth
August 28, 2014 Waystation1067 Fort Bend County, Texas, United States October 23, 2014 Details
Eumorpha achemon
Achemon sphinx
August 27, 2014 Waystation1067 Fort Bend County, Texas, United States October 23, 2014 Details
Zale lunata
Lunate Zale
October 21, 2014 Latenight Cameron County, Pennsylvania, United States October 23, 2014 Details
Pyreferra hesperidago
Mustard Sallow
October 21, 2014 Latenight Cameron County, Pennsylvania, United States October 23, 2014 Details
Atteva aurea
Ailanthus Webworm Moth
October 21, 2014 Latenight Cameron County, Pennsylvania, United States October 23, 2014 Details
Catocala relicta
White Underwing
October 21, 2014 Latenight Cameron County, Pennsylvania, United States October 23, 2014 Details
Anticarsia gemmatalis
Velvetbean Caterpillar Moth
October 21, 2014 Latenight Cameron County, Pennsylvania, United States October 23, 2014 Details
Machimia tentoriferella
Gold-striped Leaftier Moth
October 16, 2014 Carol Muth Washington County, Maine, United States October 23, 2014 Details
Hypercompe scribonia
Great Leopard Moth
October 19, 2014 Kurt R. Schwarz Howard County, Maryland, United States October 23, 2014 Details
Tolype laricis
The Larch Moth
October 16, 2014 Carol Muth Washington County, Maine, United States October 23, 2014 Details
Acleris fuscana
Small Aspen Leaftier Moth
October 17, 2014 brucedegraaf Massachusetts, United States October 23, 2014 Details
Estigmene acrea
Salt Marsh Moth or Acrea Moth
October 02, 2014 Mapper Johnson County, Illinois, United States October 23, 2014 Details
Orthosia hibisci
Speckled Green Fruitworm Moth
March 30, 2012 ugugusgili Swain County, North Carolina, United States October 23, 2014 Details
Carposina fernaldana
Currant Fruitworm Moth
August 01, 2014 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States October 23, 2014 Details
Orgyia leucostigma
White-marked Tussock Moth
October 17, 2014 Carol Thornton-Anderson Orange County, Indiana, United States October 23, 2014 Details
Eupithecia miserulata October 16, 2014 Carol Thornton-Anderson Orange County, Indiana, United States October 23, 2014 Details
Tortricidia pallida
Red-Crossed Button Slug
August 26, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States October 23, 2014 Details
Saucrobotys futilalis
Dogbane Saucrobotys Moth
October 16, 2014 Keith Ewell Saline County, Illinois, United States October 23, 2014 Details
Acleris logiana
Black-headed Birch Leaffolder Moth
August 26, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States October 23, 2014 Details
Pyrausta tyralis September 09, 2014 swaimp Cochise County, Arizona, United States October 23, 2014 Details
Hyles lineata
White-lined Sphinx
October 04, 2014 TanthePianoMan Maricopa County, Arizona, United States October 23, 2014 Details
Herpetogramma aeglealis August 19, 2014 dendroica5 Franklin County, Massachusetts, United States October 23, 2014 Details
Orthonama obstipata
The Gem
August 19, 2014 dendroica5 Franklin County, Massachusetts, United States October 23, 2014 Details
Sparganothis reticulatana
Reticulated Fruitworm Moth
August 19, 2014 dendroica5 Franklin County, Massachusetts, United States October 23, 2014 Details
Rivula propinqualis
Spotted Grass Moth
August 18, 2014 dendroica5 Franklin County, Massachusetts, United States October 23, 2014 Details
Clemensia albata
Little White Lichen Moth
August 18, 2014 dendroica5 Franklin County, Massachusetts, United States October 23, 2014 Details
Homochlodes disconventa August 12, 2014 dendroica5 Franklin County, Massachusetts, United States October 23, 2014 Details
Cucullia asteroides
The Asteroid
August 10, 2014 dendroica5 Franklin County, Massachusetts, United States October 23, 2014 Details
Chlorochlamys chloroleucaria
Blackberry Looper Moth
August 08, 2014 dendroica5 Franklin County, Massachusetts, United States October 23, 2014 Details
Acrolophus popeanella
Clemens' Grass Tubeworm Moth
July 23, 2014 a-o Essex County, Massachusetts, United States October 23, 2014 Details
Catocala blandula
Charming Underwing Moth
August 15, 2014 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States October 23, 2014 Details
Catocala robinsoni
Robinson's Underwing
August 15, 2014 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States October 23, 2014 Details
Metarranthis indeclinata
Pale Metarranthis
July 06, 2014 snickersnax Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States October 23, 2014 Details
Olethreutes furfuranum
Woolly-backed Moth
July 06, 2014 a-o Essex County, Massachusetts, United States October 23, 2014 Details
Forsebia cinis August 02, 2014 Jim Eckert Pima County, Arizona, United States October 22, 2014 Details
Manduca rustica
Rustic sphinx
August 27, 2014 Waystation1067 Fort Bend County, Texas, United States October 22, 2014 Details
Tolype velleda
Large Tolype Moth
October 21, 2014 Mike Stinson Buckingham County, Virginia, United States October 22, 2014 Details
Hyles lineata
White-lined Sphinx
July 16, 2014 Waystation1067 Fort Bend County, Texas, United States October 22, 2014 Details
Acleris negundana
Speckled Acleris Moth
June 13, 2014 Lula Field Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States October 22, 2014 Details
Rhopobota dietziana June 16, 2014 Lula Field Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States October 22, 2014 Details
Gypsonoma fasciolana June 27, 2014 Lula Field Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States October 22, 2014 Details
Eucosma dorsisignatana
Triangle-backed Eucosma
September 23, 2012 Lula Field Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States October 22, 2014 Details
Hedya ochroleucana
Off-white Hedya
July 08, 2014 Lula Field Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States October 22, 2014 Details
Hulda impudens July 06, 2014 Lula Field Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States October 22, 2014 Details
Dichomeris juncidella July 06, 2014 Lula Field Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States October 22, 2014 Details
Metzneria lappella July 24, 2014 Lula Field Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States October 22, 2014 Details
Eido trimaculella June 10, 2014 Lula Field Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States October 22, 2014 Details
Phoebis sennae
Cloudless Sulphur
October 19, 2014 roseanna McCreary County, Kentucky, United States October 22, 2014 Details
Hypena scabra
Green Cloverworm Moth
October 19, 2014 roseanna McCreary County, Kentucky, United States October 22, 2014 Details
Eurema mexicana
Mexican Yellow
October 19, 2014 sjabbey Texas, Montgomery County, United States October 22, 2014 Details
Mocis latipes
Small Mocis
October 21, 2014 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States October 22, 2014 Details
Drasteria eubapta October 18, 2014 Jay Keller Imperial County, California, United States October 22, 2014 Details
Chlorochlamys chloroleucaria
Blackberry Looper Moth
October 21, 2014 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States October 22, 2014 Details
Hylephila phyleus
Fiery Skipper
October 16, 2014 Mapper Johnson County, Illinois, United States October 22, 2014 Details
Spodoptera exigua
Beet Armyworm Moth
October 10, 2014 coreyk Clark County, Nevada, United States October 22, 2014 Details
Magusa divaricata
Orbed Narrow-wing
October 10, 2014 jeffmci9 Texas, Travis County, United States October 22, 2014 Details
Xestia dolosa
Greater Black-letter Dart
October 15, 2014 wade.deyoung Montgomery County, Maryland, United States October 22, 2014 Details