Recently Verified Sightings

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Species Observation Date Submitter Location Verified Datesort icon
Orthofidonia flavivenata
Yellow-veined Geometer Moth
May 16, 2014 reutere Delaware County, New York, United States January 27, 2015 Details
Argyrotaenia mariana
Gray-banded Leafroller
May 16, 2014 reutere Delaware County, New York, United States January 27, 2015 Details
Pyreferra hesperidago
Mustard Sallow
May 03, 2014 reutere Delaware County, New York, United States January 27, 2015 Details
Nola triquetrana
Three-spotted Nola Moth
May 08, 2014 reutere Delaware County, New York, United States January 27, 2015 Details
Zale lunata
Lunate Zale
May 14, 2014 reutere Delaware County, New York, United States January 27, 2015 Details
Spilosoma virginica
Virginian Tiger Moth or Yellow Woolybear Moth
May 13, 2014 reutere Delaware County, New York, United States January 27, 2015 Details
Clostera strigosa May 13, 2014 reutere Delaware County, New York, United States January 27, 2015 Details
Xanthorhoe lacustrata
Toothed Brown Carpet
May 08, 2014 reutere Delaware County, New York, United States January 27, 2015 Details
Nemoria bistriaria
Red-fringed Emerald
May 15, 2014 reutere Delaware County, New York, United States January 27, 2015 Details
Plagodis phlogosaria
Straight-lined Plagodis
May 08, 2014 reutere Delaware County, New York, United States January 27, 2015 Details
Plagodis serinaria
Lemon Plagodis
May 13, 2014 reutere Delaware County, New York, United States January 27, 2015 Details
Selenia alciphearia
Northern Selenia
May 15, 2014 reutere Delaware County, New York, United States January 27, 2015 Details
Homochlodes lactispargaria May 06, 2014 reutere Delaware County, New York, United States January 27, 2015 Details
Eufidonia discospilata
Sharp-lined Powder Moth
May 13, 2014 reutere Delaware County, New York, United States January 27, 2015 Details
Melanolophia canadaria
Canadian melanolophia
May 07, 2014 reutere Delaware County, New York, United States January 27, 2015 Details
Macaria bicolorata January 26, 2015 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States January 27, 2015 Details
Macaria distribuaria January 26, 2015 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States January 27, 2015 Details
Anania funebris
White Spotted Sable Moth
June 29, 2014 Sue Gregoire Schuyler County, New York, United States January 27, 2015 Details
Isa textula
Crowned Slug Moth
June 29, 2014 Sue Gregoire Schuyler County, New York, United States January 27, 2015 Details
Thorybes bathyllus
Southern Cloudywing
June 15, 2013 richardhsmith
(Jim Brighton)
Wicomico County, Maryland, United States January 27, 2015 Details
Protoboarmia porcelaria
Porcelain Gray
May 08, 2014 reutere Delaware County, New York, United States January 27, 2015 Details
Antaeotricha schlaegeri August 01, 2013 curtis.lehman
(Bill Keim)
Bucks County, Pennsylvania, United States January 27, 2015 Details
Stegasta bosqueella October 09, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States January 27, 2015 Details
Mea bipunctella
Two-spotted Mea Moth
October 09, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States January 27, 2015 Details
Homostinea curviliniella October 09, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States January 27, 2015 Details
Haematopis grataria
Chickweed Geometer
October 09, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States January 27, 2015 Details
Cisseps fulvicollis
Yellow-collared Scape Moth
October 09, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States January 27, 2015 Details
Oegoconia quadripuncta
Four-spotted Yellowneck
September 04, 2013 curtis.lehman
(Bill Keim)
Bucks County, Pennsylvania, United States January 27, 2015 Details
Satyrium calanus
Banded Hairstreak
June 14, 2014 richardhsmith
(Jim Brighton)
Talbot County, Maryland, United States January 27, 2015 Details
Hermeuptychia sosybius
Carolina Satyr
June 06, 2014 richardhsmith
(Philip Kean)
Allegany County, Maryland, United States January 27, 2015 Details
Peridroma saucia
Variegated Cutworm Moth
November 22, 1968 Indy Entomologist Allen County, Indiana, United States January 27, 2015 Details
Caenurgina erechtea
Forage Looper Moth
September 10, 1968 Indy Entomologist Allen County, Indiana, United States January 27, 2015 Details
Ectropis crepuscularia
The Small Engrailed
May 13, 2014 reutere Delaware County, New York, United States January 27, 2015 Details
Choristoneura conflictana
Large Aspen Tortrix Moth
May 13, 2014 reutere Delaware County, New York, United States January 27, 2015 Details
Argyrotaenia velutinana
Red Banded Leafroller Moth
May 13, 2014 reutere Delaware County, New York, United States January 27, 2015 Details
Feralia comstocki
Comstock's Sallow
May 13, 2014 reutere Delaware County, New York, United States January 27, 2015 Details
Semioscopis packardella May 07, 2014 reutere Delaware County, New York, United States January 27, 2015 Details
Dicymolomia julianalis September 05, 2013 curtis.lehman
(Bill Keim)
Bucks County, Pennsylvania, United States January 27, 2015 Details
Automeris io
Io moth
June 25, 1979 Indy Entomologist Tippecanoe County, Indiana, United States January 27, 2015 Details
Hypsopygia costalis
Clover Hayworm Moth
August 10, 1979 Indy Entomologist Pulaski County, Indiana, United States January 27, 2015 Details
Catocala amatrix
Sweetheart Underwing
August 27, 1966 Indy Entomologist Lagrange County, Indiana, United States January 27, 2015 Details
Nastra lherminier
Swarthy Skipper
August 10, 2002 richardhsmith
(Richard (Dick) Smith, Fran Pope, and Mary LaMarca)
Allegany County, Maryland, United States January 27, 2015 Details
Cisseps fulvicollis
Yellow-collared Scape Moth
September 09, 1970 Indy Entomologist Lagrange County, Indiana, United States January 27, 2015 Details
Ennomos magnaria
Maple Spanworm
October 05, 1982 Indy Entomologist Owen County, Indiana, United States January 27, 2015 Details
Papilio cresphontes
Giant Swallowtail
August 18, 2014 richardhsmith
(Matt Hafner)
Harford County, Maryland, United States January 27, 2015 Details
Agraulis vanillae
Gulf Fritillary
September 28, 2011 richardhsmith
(JoBeth Roberson and Darrell Davis)
Frederick County, Maryland, United States January 27, 2015 Details
Chlosyne nycteis
Silvery Checkerspot
September 22, 2012 richardhsmith
(Allan Loudell)
New Castle County, Delaware, United States January 27, 2015 Details
Chlosyne nycteis
Silvery Checkerspot
September 16, 2012 richardhsmith
(Allan Loudell)
New Castle County, Delaware, United States January 27, 2015 Details
Callosamia promethea
Promethea silkmoth
March 14, 1979 Indy Entomologist Pulaski County, Indiana, United States January 27, 2015 Details
Limenitis arthemis arthemis
White Admiral
August 17, 2014 richardhsmith
(Tom Stock and DC NABA Survey Party)
District of Columbia, United States January 27, 2015 Details
Syncopacma palpilineella September 05, 2014 klebo Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States January 27, 2015 Details
Actias luna
Luna moth
September 02, 1968 Indy Entomologist Lagrange County, Indiana, United States January 27, 2015 Details
Eumorpha pandorus
Pandorus Sphinx
June 27, 1982 Indy Entomologist White County, Indiana, United States January 27, 2015 Details
Catocala amatrix
Sweetheart Underwing
August 20, 1968 Indy Entomologist Allen County, Indiana, United States January 27, 2015 Details
Chrysodeixis includens
Soybean Looper Moth
September 04, 1968 Indy Entomologist Allen County, Indiana, United States January 27, 2015 Details
Tetracis crocallata
Yellow Slant-line
June 21, 1986 Indy Entomologist Allen County, Indiana, United States January 27, 2015 Details
Atteva aurea
Ailanthus Webworm Moth
August 19, 1968 Indy Entomologist Allen County, Indiana, United States January 27, 2015 Details
Tetracis cachexiata
White Slant-line
September 04, 1968 Indy Entomologist Allen County, Indiana, United States January 27, 2015 Details
Melipotis jucunda
Merry Melipotis
August 21, 2014 coreyk Clark County, Nevada, United States January 27, 2015 Details
Manduca sexta
Carolina sphinx
August 21, 2014 coreyk Clark County, Nevada, United States January 27, 2015 Details
Melipotis jucunda
Merry Melipotis
August 21, 2014 coreyk Clark County, Nevada, United States January 27, 2015 Details
Triphosa haesitata
Tissue Moth
January 26, 2015 jim.odonater Clatsop County, Oregon, United States January 27, 2015 Details
Lophocampa argentata
Silver-Spotted Tiger Moth
January 25, 2015 jim.odonater Clatsop County, Oregon, United States January 27, 2015 Details
Hydriomena nubilofasciata
Oak Winter Highflier Moth
January 21, 2015 kayloughman Alameda County, California, United States January 27, 2015 Details
Prolita sironae August 28, 2014 coreyk Clark County, Nevada, United States January 27, 2015 Details
Dasypyga salmocolor August 28, 2014 coreyk Clark County, Nevada, United States January 27, 2015 Details
Digrammia ocellinata
Faint-spotted Angle
July 03, 1982 Indy Entomologist White County, Indiana, United States January 27, 2015 Details
Digrammia ocellinata
Faint-spotted Angle
August 29, 2012 strixv Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States January 27, 2015 Details
Pangrapta decoralis
Decorated Owlet
July 24, 2013 strixv Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States January 27, 2015 Details
Chrysodeixis includens
Soybean Looper Moth
September 05, 2012 strixv Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States January 27, 2015 Details
Catocala cerogama
Yellow-Banded Underwing
September 24, 2014 Mjromock New York, United States January 27, 2015 Details
Euphyia intermediata
Sharp-angled Carpet
August 19, 2014 digginflowers Steuben County, New York, United States January 27, 2015 Details
Simyra insularis
Henry's Marsh Moth
August 22, 2014 Jarchibold Saratoga County, New York, United States January 27, 2015 Details
Phaneta tomonana
Aster-head Phaneta Moth
August 30, 2014 a-o Tompkins County, New York, United States January 27, 2015 Details
Catocala habilis
Habilis Underwing
August 30, 2014 a-o Tompkins County, New York, United States January 27, 2015 Details
Nomophila nearctica
Lucerne Moth
August 18, 2014 digginflowers Schuyler County, New York, United States January 27, 2015 Details
Olethreutes bipartitana August 19, 2014 digginflowers Steuben County, New York, United States January 27, 2015 Details
Epiblema strenuana August 06, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States January 27, 2015 Details
Scoparia basalis October 07, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States January 26, 2015 Details
Phycitodes reliquella October 07, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States January 26, 2015 Details
Herpetogramma phaeopteralis
Dusky Herpetogramma
October 07, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States January 26, 2015 Details
Helicoverpa zea
Corn Earworm Moth
October 07, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States January 26, 2015 Details
Elaphria grata
Grateful Midget
October 07, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States January 26, 2015 Details
Phigalia titea
Spiny Looper
April 13, 2014 reutere Delaware County, New York, United States January 26, 2015 Details
Costaconvexa centrostrigaria
The Bent-line Carpet
October 07, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States January 26, 2015 Details
Amphipyra pyramidoides
Copper Underwing
October 07, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States January 26, 2015 Details
Lithophane innominata
Nameless Pinion
April 13, 2014 reutere Delaware County, New York, United States January 26, 2015 Details
Cladara limitaria
Mottled Gray Carpet
April 12, 2014 reutere Delaware County, New York, United States January 26, 2015 Details
Cladara limitaria
Mottled Gray Carpet
April 21, 2014 reutere Delaware County, New York, United States January 26, 2015 Details
Aethalura intertexta
Four-barred Gray
April 25, 2014 reutere Delaware County, New York, United States January 26, 2015 Details
Dinumma deponens October 11, 2014 ddodd
(Chris Segatti)
Marshall County, Alabama, United States January 26, 2015 Details
Palpita magniferalis
Splendid Palpita
April 13, 2014 reutere Delaware County, New York, United States January 26, 2015 Details
Acleris celiana April 20, 2014 reutere Delaware County, New York, United States January 26, 2015 Details
Sericaglaea signata
Variable Sallow
October 23, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States January 26, 2015 Details
Cerastis salicarum April 27, 2014 reutere Delaware County, New York, United States January 26, 2015 Details
Feralia jocosa
Jocose Sallow
April 14, 2014 reutere Delaware County, New York, United States January 26, 2015 Details
Xestia dolosa
Greater Black-letter Dart
June 20, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States January 26, 2015 Details
Halysidota sp. June 20, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States January 26, 2015 Details
Darapsa choerilus (pholus)
Azalea Sphinx
June 20, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States January 26, 2015 Details
Dichomeris flavocostella
Cream-bordered Dichomeris Moth
June 20, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States January 26, 2015 Details