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
Plutella xylostella
Diamondback Moth
July 26, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States July 28, 2014 Details
Manduca sexta
Carolina sphinx
July 26, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States July 28, 2014 Details
Isa textula
Crowned Slug Moth
July 26, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States July 28, 2014 Details
Hypagyrtis esther July 26, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States July 28, 2014 Details
Glaphyria glaphyralis
Common Glaphyria
July 26, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States July 28, 2014 Details
Baileya dormitans
Sleeping Baileya Moth
July 28, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States July 28, 2014 Details
Fascista cercerisella
Redbud Leaffolder Moth
July 28, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States July 28, 2014 Details
Cydia latiferreana
Filbertworm Moth
July 28, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States July 28, 2014 Details
Hymenia perspectalis
Spotted Beet Webworm Moth
July 28, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States July 28, 2014 Details
Caloptilia blandella July 28, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States July 28, 2014 Details
Eudryas grata
Beautiful Wood-nymph
July 26, 2014 dncms Knox County, Ohio, United States July 28, 2014 Details
Nomophila nearctica
Lucerne Moth
July 26, 2014 dncms Knox County, Ohio, United States July 28, 2014 Details
Idia lubricalis
Glossy Black Idia Moth
July 26, 2014 dncms Knox County, Ohio, United States July 28, 2014 Details
Prolimacodes badia
Skiff Moth
July 26, 2014 dncms Knox County, Ohio, United States July 28, 2014 Details
Xanthotype sospeta
Crocus Geometer
July 26, 2014 dncms Knox County, Ohio, United States July 28, 2014 Details
Hypsoropha hormos June 19, 2010 David Trently Franklin County, Tennessee, United States July 28, 2014 Details
Hypoprepia miniata
Scarlet-winged Lichen Moth
June 19, 2010 David Trently Franklin County, Tennessee, United States July 28, 2014 Details
Ectropis crepuscularia
The Small Engrailed
July 18, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States July 28, 2014 Details
Hypoprepia fucosa
Painted Lichen Moth
July 28, 2014 dncms Knox County, Ohio, United States July 28, 2014 Details
Conchylodes ovulalis July 18, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States July 28, 2014 Details
Olceclostera angelica
The Angel Moth
July 18, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States July 28, 2014 Details
Idia americalis
American Idia Moth
June 19, 2010 David Trently Franklin County, Tennessee, United States July 28, 2014 Details
Dichomeris juncidella July 17, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States July 28, 2014 Details
Atteva aurea
Ailanthus Webworm Moth
June 19, 2010 David Trently Franklin County, Tennessee, United States July 28, 2014 Details
Eacles imperialis
Imperial moth
July 17, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States July 28, 2014 Details
Diacme elealis June 19, 2010 David Trently Franklin County, Tennessee, United States July 28, 2014 Details
Colias philodice
Clouded Sulphur
July 27, 2014 Doug Bruce Van Buren County, Tennessee, United States July 28, 2014 Details
Zanclognatha ochreipennis
Wavy-lined Zanclognatha Moth
July 10, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States July 28, 2014 Details
Polygonia satyrus
Satyr Comma
July 28, 2014 insectidann San Juan County, Washington, United States July 28, 2014 Details
Chytonix palliatricula
Cloaked Marvel
July 09, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States July 28, 2014 Details
Junonia coenia
Common Buckeye
July 27, 2014 Doug Bruce Van Buren County, Tennessee, United States July 28, 2014 Details
Eacles imperialis
Imperial moth
July 28, 2014 micalldenm Virginia, United States, Warren County July 28, 2014 Details
Hermeuptychia sosybius
Carolina Satyr
July 27, 2014 Doug Bruce Van Buren County, Tennessee, United States July 28, 2014 Details
Condica vecors
Dusky Groundling
July 07, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States July 28, 2014 Details
Amphipyra pyramidoides
Copper Underwing
June 19, 2010 David Trently Franklin County, Tennessee, United States July 28, 2014 Details
Poanes zabulon
Zabulon Skipper
July 27, 2014 Doug Bruce Van Buren County, Tennessee, United States July 28, 2014 Details
Atalopedes campestris
Sachem
July 27, 2014 Doug Bruce Van Buren County, Tennessee, United States July 28, 2014 Details
Heterocampa guttivitta
Maple Prominent
June 19, 2010 David Trently Franklin County, Tennessee, United States July 28, 2014 Details
Microcrambus elegans
Elegant Grass-veneer
June 19, 2010 David Trently Moore County, Tennessee, United States July 28, 2014 Details
Phytometra rhodarialis
Pink-bordered Yellow Moth
June 19, 2010 David Trently Moore County, Tennessee, United States July 28, 2014 Details
Hypena scabra
Green Cloverworm Moth
July 26, 2014 joeverica Centre County, Pennsylvania, United States July 28, 2014 Details
Eumorpha pandorus
Pandorus Sphinx
July 26, 2014 joeverica Centre County, Pennsylvania, United States July 28, 2014 Details
Dyspteris abortivaria
The Bad-wing
July 26, 2014 joeverica Centre County, Pennsylvania, United States July 28, 2014 Details
Dryocampa rubicunda
Rosy maple moth
July 18, 2014 flacracker Harlan County, Kentucky, United States July 28, 2014 Details
Haploa clymene
Clymene Moth
July 18, 2014 flacracker Kentucky, United States July 28, 2014 Details
Orthonama obstipata
The Gem
July 27, 2014 joeverica Centre County, Pennsylvania, United States July 28, 2014 Details
Haematopis grataria
Chickweed Geometer
July 26, 2014 joeverica Centre County, Pennsylvania, United States July 28, 2014 Details
Synchlora aerata
Wavy-Lined Emerald
July 26, 2014 joeverica Centre County, Pennsylvania, United States July 28, 2014 Details
Ectropis crepuscularia
The Small Engrailed
July 26, 2014 joeverica Centre County, Pennsylvania, United States July 28, 2014 Details
Pantographa limata
Linden-Leafroller Moth
July 26, 2014 joeverica Centre County, Pennsylvania, United States July 28, 2014 Details
Udea rubigalis
Celery Leaftier Moth
July 26, 2014 joeverica Centre County, Pennsylvania, United States July 28, 2014 Details
Haploa clymene
Clymene Moth
July 28, 2014 dncms Knox County, Ohio, United States July 28, 2014 Details
Perispasta caeculalis July 26, 2014 joeverica Centre County, Pennsylvania, United States July 28, 2014 Details
Eudryas grata
Beautiful Wood-nymph
July 28, 2014 dncms Knox County, Ohio, United States July 28, 2014 Details
Lascoria ambigualis
Ambiguous Moth
July 25, 2014 joeverica Centre County, Pennsylvania, United States July 28, 2014 Details
Hypoprepia fucosa
Painted Lichen Moth
July 25, 2014 joeverica Centre County, Pennsylvania, United States July 28, 2014 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
July 28, 2014 routledge_SaultCollege Ontario, Canada July 28, 2014 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
July 28, 2014 routledge_SaultCollege Ontario, Canada July 28, 2014 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
July 28, 2014 routledge_SaultCollege Ontario, Canada July 28, 2014 Details
Palthis angulalis
Dark-spotted Palthis Moth
July 26, 2014 Shane Miller Beaver County, Pennsylvania, United States July 28, 2014 Details
Panthea furcilla
Eastern Panthea
July 26, 2014 Shane Miller Beaver County, Pennsylvania, United States July 28, 2014 Details
Crambus turbatella
Grass Veneer Moth
July 26, 2014 Shane Miller Beaver County, Pennsylvania, United States July 28, 2014 Details
Patalene olyzonaria
Juniper Geometer
July 26, 2014 Shane Miller Beaver County, Pennsylvania, United States July 28, 2014 Details
Nemoria bistriaria
Red-fringed Emerald
July 26, 2014 Shane Miller Beaver County, Pennsylvania, United States July 28, 2014 Details
Eutrapela clemataria
Curved-Toothed Geometer
July 26, 2014 Shane Miller Beaver County, Pennsylvania, United States July 28, 2014 Details
Condylolomia participalis July 22, 2014 joeverica Centre County, Pennsylvania, United States July 28, 2014 Details
Cosmia calami
American dun-bar Moth
July 22, 2014 joeverica Centre County, Pennsylvania, United States July 28, 2014 Details
Scolecocampa liburna
Dead-wood Borer Moth
July 22, 2014 joeverica Centre County, Pennsylvania, United States July 28, 2014 Details
Clostera albosigma
Sigmoid Prominent
July 22, 2014 joeverica Centre County, Pennsylvania, United States July 28, 2014 Details
Pachysphinx modesta
Modest sphinx
July 22, 2014 joeverica Centre County, Pennsylvania, United States July 28, 2014 Details
Xanthorhoe lacustrata
Toothed Brown Carpet
July 22, 2014 joeverica Centre County, Pennsylvania, United States July 28, 2014 Details
Plagodis pulveraria
American Barred Umber
July 22, 2014 joeverica Centre County, Pennsylvania, United States July 28, 2014 Details
Biston betularia
Pepper and Salt Geometer
July 22, 2014 joeverica Centre County, Pennsylvania, United States July 28, 2014 Details
Ectropis crepuscularia
The Small Engrailed
July 22, 2014 joeverica Centre County, Pennsylvania, United States July 28, 2014 Details
Prolimacodes badia
Skiff Moth
July 22, 2014 joeverica Centre County, Pennsylvania, United States July 28, 2014 Details
Lithacodes fasciola
Yellow-shouldered Slug Moth
July 22, 2014 joeverica Centre County, Pennsylvania, United States July 28, 2014 Details
Metzneria lappella July 22, 2014 joeverica Centre County, Pennsylvania, United States July 28, 2014 Details
Wallengrenia egeremet
Northern Broken-Dash
July 28, 2014 juliereid Ontario, Canada July 28, 2014 Details
Asterocampa leilia
Empress Leilia
September 02, 2008 doris potter Pima County, Arizona, United States July 28, 2014 Details
Strymon melinus
Gray Hairstreak
August 31, 2008 doris potter Cochise County, Arizona, United States July 28, 2014 Details
Speyeria cybele
Great Spangled Fritillary
July 28, 2014 juliereid Ontario, Canada July 28, 2014 Details
Eudryas grata
Beautiful Wood-nymph
July 28, 2014 Carol Thornton-Anderson Orange County, Indiana, United States July 28, 2014 Details
Apyrrothrix araxes
Dull Firetip
August 31, 2008 doris potter Cochise County, Arizona, United States July 28, 2014 Details
Aglossa caprealis
Stored Grain Moth
July 27, 2014 curtis.lehman
(Mark Vass)
Beaver County, Pennsylvania, United States July 28, 2014 Details
Emesis ares
Ares Metalmark
August 31, 2008 doris potter Cochise County, Arizona, United States July 28, 2014 Details
Danaus gilippus
Queen
August 31, 2008 doris potter Cochise County, Arizona, United States July 28, 2014 Details
Junonia coenia
Common Buckeye
August 30, 2008 doris potter Santa Cruz County, Arizona, United States July 28, 2014 Details
Actias luna
Luna moth
July 28, 2014 hunter58 Hernando County, Florida, United States July 28, 2014 Details
Zerene cesonia
Southern Dogface
September 02, 2008 doris potter Pima County, Arizona, United States July 28, 2014 Details
Eumorpha pandorus
Pandorus Sphinx
July 27, 2014 Al Guarente Delaware County, Pennsylvania, United States July 28, 2014 Details
Papilio polyxenes
Black Swallowtail
August 31, 2008 doris potter Cochise County, Arizona, United States July 28, 2014 Details
Pieris rapae
Cabbage White
August 30, 2008 doris potter Santa Cruz County, Arizona, United States July 28, 2014 Details
Thorybes bathyllus
Southern Cloudywing
July 20, 2014 AJ Trently Madison County, Tennessee, United States July 28, 2014 Details
Acronicta lupini July 19, 2014 J_Martineau Washakie County, Wyoming, United States July 28, 2014 Details
Dysstroma citrata
Dark Marbled Carpet
July 19, 2014 J_Martineau Washakie County, Wyoming, United States July 28, 2014 Details
Lycomorpha regulus July 19, 2014 J_Martineau Washakie County, Wyoming, United States July 28, 2014 Details
Cucullia florea July 19, 2014 J_Martineau Washakie County, Wyoming, United States July 28, 2014 Details
Euxoa pluralis July 19, 2014 J_Martineau Washakie County, Wyoming, United States July 28, 2014 Details
Acronicta americana
American Dagger Moth
July 18, 2014 AJ Trently Madison County, Tennessee, United States July 28, 2014 Details
Halysidota tessellaris
Banded Tussock Moth or Pale Tiger Moth
July 18, 2014 AJ Trently Madison County, Tennessee, United States July 28, 2014 Details