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
Gretchena concubitana April 16, 2017 Jim Eckert Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States April 23, 2017 Details
Gretchena concubitana April 20, 2017 Jim Eckert Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States April 23, 2017 Details
Nymphalis vaualbum
Compton Tortoiseshell
April 22, 2017 jvkopple2 Kalkaska County, Michigan, United States April 23, 2017 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
April 11, 2017 StaceyWhetstone Knox County, Tennessee, United States April 23, 2017 Details
Feniseca tarquinius
Harvester
April 21, 2017 StaceyWhetstone Blount County, Tennessee, United States April 23, 2017 Details
Vanessa virginiensis
American Lady
April 21, 2017 Texas Butterfly lover Burnet County, Texas, United States April 23, 2017 Details
Cyllopsis gemma
Gemmed Satyr
April 21, 2017 Anne Wills Cabell County, West Virginia, United States April 23, 2017 Details
Orthosia hibisci
Speckled Green Fruitworm Moth
April 14, 2017 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada April 23, 2017 Details
Papilio rutulus
Western Tiger Swallowtail
April 19, 2017 Mzteachuh San Bernardino County, California, United States April 23, 2017 Details
Papilio rutulus
Western Tiger Swallowtail
April 18, 2017 Mzteachuh San Bernardino County, California, United States April 23, 2017 Details
Anthocharis sara
Pacific Orangetip
April 16, 2017 ezeemonee Riverside County, California, United States April 23, 2017 Details
Pieris rapae
Cabbage White
April 22, 2017 SaraJE Ontario, Canada April 22, 2017 Details
Strymon melinus
Gray Hairstreak
April 22, 2017 Ruth Consoli Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States April 22, 2017 Details
Orthosia revicta
Subdued Quaker
April 18, 2017 disteffv Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania, United States April 22, 2017 Details
Semioscopis inornata April 18, 2017 disteffv Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania, United States April 22, 2017 Details
Psaphida styracis
Fawn Sallow
April 18, 2017 disteffv Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania, United States April 22, 2017 Details
Cerastis fishii April 18, 2017 disteffv Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania, United States April 22, 2017 Details
Phoberia atomaris
Common Oak Moth
April 18, 2017 disteffv Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania, United States April 22, 2017 Details
Cupido comyntas
Eastern Tailed-Blue
April 14, 2017 lilkriskattn Sequatchie County, Tennessee, United States April 22, 2017 Details
Antheraea polyphemus
Polyphemus moth
April 21, 2017 Malauck Hamilton County, Ohio, United States April 22, 2017 Details
Enodia creola
Creole Pearly-eye
April 21, 2017 bjones7777
(Found by Ellen Shannon and photographed by Gordon Revey.)
Decatur County, Tennessee, United States April 22, 2017 Details
Melanolophia canadaria
Canadian melanolophia
April 20, 2017 Sheryl Johnson Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, United States April 22, 2017 Details
Homosetia argentinotella April 20, 2017 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States April 22, 2017 Details
Geshna cannalis April 20, 2017 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States April 22, 2017 Details
Idaea ostentaria
Showy Wave
April 20, 2017 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States April 22, 2017 Details
Caenurgina sp. April 18, 2017 Paul Tavares Ontario, Canada April 22, 2017 Details
Orthosia hibisci
Speckled Green Fruitworm Moth
April 20, 2017 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada April 22, 2017 Details
Psaphida rolandi
Roland's Sallow
April 20, 2017 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada April 22, 2017 Details
Costaconvexa centrostrigaria
The Bent-line Carpet
April 19, 2017 hlunsford Leon County, Florida, United States April 22, 2017 Details
Archips argyrospila
Fruit-tree Leafroller Moth
April 19, 2017 hlunsford Lee County, Florida, United States April 22, 2017 Details
Agonopterix pulvipennella April 18, 2017 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada April 22, 2017 Details
Parapoynx allionealis
Watermilfoil Leafcutter Moth
April 17, 2017 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States April 22, 2017 Details
Poanes zabulon
Zabulon Skipper
April 15, 2017 Melinda Fawver Henderson County, Tennessee, United States April 22, 2017 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
April 15, 2017 Melinda Fawver Henderson County, Tennessee, United States April 22, 2017 Details
Callophrys niphon
Eastern Pine Elfin
April 15, 2017 Melinda Fawver Henderson County, Tennessee, United States April 22, 2017 Details
Pieris rapae
Cabbage White
April 15, 2017 Melinda Fawver Henderson County, Tennessee, United States April 22, 2017 Details
Epargyreus clarus
Silver-spotted Skipper
April 15, 2017 Melinda Fawver Henderson County, Tennessee, United States April 22, 2017 Details
Papilio troilus
Spicebush Swallowtail
April 15, 2017 Melinda Fawver Henderson County, Tennessee, United States April 22, 2017 Details
Atrytonopsis hianna
Dusted Skipper
April 15, 2017 Doug Bruce Henderson County, Tennessee, United States April 22, 2017 Details
Calycopis cecrops
Red-banded Hairstreak
April 15, 2017 Doug Bruce Henderson County, Tennessee, United States April 22, 2017 Details
Vanessa virginiensis
American Lady
April 15, 2017 Doug Bruce Henderson County, Tennessee, United States April 22, 2017 Details
Hermeuptychia sosybius
Carolina Satyr
April 15, 2017 Doug Bruce Henderson County, Tennessee, United States April 22, 2017 Details
Anaea andria
Goatweed Leafwing
April 15, 2017 Doug Bruce Henderson County, Tennessee, United States April 22, 2017 Details
Celastrina lucia
Northern Azure
June 07, 2016 Robb Hannawacker Grand County, Utah, United States April 22, 2017 Details
Erynnis horatius
Horace's Duskywing
July 13, 2016 Robb Hannawacker San Juan County, Utah, United States April 22, 2017 Details
Erynnis horatius
Horace's Duskywing
July 23, 2016 Robb Hannawacker San Juan County, Utah, United States April 22, 2017 Details
Parnassius smintheus
Rocky Mountain Parnassian
July 26, 2016 Robb Hannawacker Grand County, Utah, United States April 22, 2017 Details
Adelpha eulalia
Arizona Sister
June 07, 2016 Robb Hannawacker Grand County, Utah, United States April 22, 2017 Details
Asterocampa celtis
Hackberry Emperor
August 06, 2016 Robb Hannawacker Grand County, Utah, United States April 22, 2017 Details
Lycaena cupreus
Lustrous Copper
July 04, 2016 Robb Hannawacker San Juan County, Utah, United States April 22, 2017 Details
Polygonia interrogationis
Question Mark
May 09, 2016 Robb Hannawacker San Juan County, Utah, United States April 22, 2017 Details
Danaus gilippus
Queen
October 11, 2016 SRMcknight Juab County, Utah, United States April 22, 2017 Details
Echinargus isola
Reakirt's Blue
August 17, 2016 emisoure Weber County, Utah, United States April 22, 2017 Details
Apodemia mormo
Mormon Metalmark
September 01, 2016 DCLinck Salt Lake County, Utah, United States April 22, 2017 Details
Lycaena rubidus
Ruddy Copper
August 29, 2016 DCLinck Salt Lake County, Utah, United States April 22, 2017 Details
Plebejus melissa
Melissa Blue (includes Karner Blue)
August 29, 2016 DCLinck Salt Lake County, Utah, United States April 22, 2017 Details
Pyrgus centaureae
Grizzled Skipper
July 15, 2016 philohela Summit County, Utah, United States April 22, 2017 Details
Pontia occidentalis
Western White
June 25, 2016 hiker96 Box Elder County, Utah, United States April 22, 2017 Details
Limenitis weidemeyerii
Weidemeyer's Admiral
July 08, 2016 Gwen_J917 Salt Lake County, Utah, United States April 22, 2017 Details
Papilio multicaudata
Two-tailed Swallowtail
June 28, 2016 melisaomer Salt Lake County, Utah, United States April 22, 2017 Details
Papilio rutulus
Western Tiger Swallowtail
June 16, 2016 stringD Carbon County, Utah, United States April 22, 2017 Details
Polygonia interrogationis
Question Mark
July 07, 2015 Timmoab Grand County, Utah, United States April 22, 2017 Details
Brephidium exilis
Western Pygmy-Blue
October 12, 2013 tjrickert Davis County, Utah, United States April 22, 2017 Details
Vanessa atalanta
Red Admiral
May 03, 2015 donatello Salt Lake County, Utah, United States April 22, 2017 Details
Agonopterix clemensella April 20, 2017 Jim Eckert Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States April 21, 2017 Details
Cissusa spadix
Black-Dotted Brown
April 20, 2017 Jim Eckert Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States April 21, 2017 Details
Eutrapela clemataria
Curved-Toothed Geometer
April 20, 2017 Sheryl Johnson Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, United States April 21, 2017 Details
Antheraea polyphemus
Polyphemus moth
April 21, 2017 Romandemigod828 Fairfax County, Virginia, United States April 21, 2017 Details
Papilio multicaudata
Two-tailed Swallowtail
April 20, 2017 JulieLuetzelschwab Santa Fe County, New Mexico, United States April 21, 2017 Details
Dryadula phaetusa
Banded Orange Heliconian
April 18, 2017 DanLeifheit Eddy County, New Mexico, United States April 21, 2017 Details
Amblyscirtes hegon
Pepper and Salt Skipper
April 10, 2017 ms722 Sumner County, Tennessee, United States April 21, 2017 Details
Parrhasius m album
White-M Hairstreak
April 10, 2017 ms722 Sumner County, Tennessee, United States April 21, 2017 Details
Acronicta tritona
Triton Dagger Moth
April 17, 2017 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States April 21, 2017 Details
Hammaptera parinotata April 17, 2017 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States April 21, 2017 Details
Undulambia striatalis April 17, 2017 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States April 21, 2017 Details
Epiblema tripartitana April 17, 2017 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States April 21, 2017 Details
Semioscopis aurorella April 17, 2017 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada April 21, 2017 Details
Orthosia hibisci
Speckled Green Fruitworm Moth
April 17, 2017 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada April 21, 2017 Details
Feralia major
Major Sallow
April 17, 2017 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada April 21, 2017 Details
Phoberia atomaris
Common Oak Moth
April 17, 2017 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada April 21, 2017 Details
Malacosoma americanum
Eastern Tent Caterpillar Moth
June 10, 2016 K Stilwell Tazewell County, Virginia, United States April 21, 2017 Details
Celastrina ladon
Spring Azure
April 15, 2017 Geerda van Nunen Illinois, United States April 21, 2017 Details
Galgula partita
The Wedgling
June 14, 2016 K Stilwell Tazewell County, Virginia, United States April 21, 2017 Details
Lithophane querquera
Shivering Pinion
April 16, 2017 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States April 21, 2017 Details
Pero ancetaria
Hübner's Pero
April 16, 2017 pbedell Chesterfield County, Virginia, United States April 21, 2017 Details
Zale lunifera
Bold-based Zale
April 16, 2017 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States April 21, 2017 Details
Hyperstrotia villificans
White-lined Graylet
April 16, 2017 pbedell Chesterfield County, Virginia, United States April 21, 2017 Details
Iridopsis larvaria
Bent-Lined Gray
April 16, 2017 pbedell Chesterfield County, Virginia, United States April 21, 2017 Details
Meganola phylla April 16, 2017 pbedell Chesterfield County, Virginia, United States April 21, 2017 Details
Zale unilineata
One-lined Zale
April 16, 2017 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States April 21, 2017 Details
Lambdina pellucidaria
Yellow-headed Looper
April 16, 2017 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States April 21, 2017 Details
Pero honestaria
Honest Pero
August 07, 2016 jtylerbell St Marys County, Maryland, United States April 21, 2017 Details
Plagodis fervidaria
Fervid Plagodis
April 16, 2017 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States April 21, 2017 Details
Pero ancetaria
Hübner's Pero
April 16, 2017 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States April 21, 2017 Details
Arogalea cristifasciella April 16, 2017 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States April 21, 2017 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
April 17, 2017 ButterBelle Putnam County, Tennessee, United States April 21, 2017 Details
Calycopis cecrops
Red-banded Hairstreak
April 16, 2017 donh1298 Hardeman County, Tennessee, United States April 21, 2017 Details
Dyseriocrania griseocapitella April 10, 2017 treichard Howard County, Maryland, United States April 21, 2017 Details
Colias eurytheme
Orange Sulphur
February 22, 2017 Jeff Trahan Lafayette County, Arkansas, United States April 20, 2017 Details
Erynnis juvenalis
Juvenal's Duskywing
February 22, 2017 Jeff Trahan Miller County, Arkansas, United States April 20, 2017 Details