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
Papilio zelicaon
Anise Swallowtail
April 23, 2014 Sue Orlowski Lincoln County, Washington, United States April 24, 2014 Details
Nymphalis antiopa
Mourning Cloak
April 24, 2014 St. John's University Queens County, New York, United States April 24, 2014 Details
Meganola phylla April 24, 2014 John LeBlanc Chesterfield County, Virginia, United States April 24, 2014 Details
Palpita magniferalis
Splendid Palpita
April 18, 2014 Latenight Cameron County, Pennsylvania, United States April 24, 2014 Details
Psaphida styracis
Fawn Sallow
April 18, 2014 Latenight Cameron County, Pennsylvania, United States April 24, 2014 Details
Cerastis tenebrifera
Reddish Speckled Dart
April 18, 2014 Latenight Cameron County, Pennsylvania, United States April 24, 2014 Details
Cladara limitaria
Mottled Gray Carpet
April 17, 2014 Latenight Cameron County, Pennsylvania, United States April 24, 2014 Details
Hyles lineata
White-lined Sphinx
April 23, 2014 Shines San Bernardino County, California, United States April 24, 2014 Details
Idaea tacturata
Dot-lined Wave
April 23, 2014 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States April 24, 2014 Details
Malacosoma americanum
Eastern Tent Caterpillar Moth
April 23, 2014 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States April 24, 2014 Details
Actias luna
Luna moth
April 23, 2014 Teri Nye Fulton County, Georgia, United States April 24, 2014 Details
Deidamia inscriptum
Lettered sphinx
April 20, 2014 Rangertsp Morgan County, Tennessee, United States April 24, 2014 Details
Eutrapela clemataria
Curved-Toothed Geometer
April 20, 2014 Rangertsp Morgan County, Tennessee, United States April 24, 2014 Details
Autochton cellus
Golden Banded-Skipper
April 23, 2014 stephen stedman Bledsoe County, Tennessee, United States April 24, 2014 Details
Feniseca tarquinius
Harvester
April 23, 2014 stephen stedman Bledsoe County, Tennessee, United States April 24, 2014 Details
Anaea andria
Goatweed Leafwing
April 23, 2014 stephen stedman Bledsoe County, Tennessee, United States April 24, 2014 Details
Ceratomia undulosa
Waved sphinx
April 22, 2014 Sheribeari Texas, Tarrant County, United States April 24, 2014 Details
Semioscopis aurorella April 22, 2014 stonehollow Wright County, Minnesota, United States April 24, 2014 Details
Nymphalis antiopa
Mourning Cloak
April 19, 2014 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada April 24, 2014 Details
Coleotechnites florae
Coleotechnites Flower Moth
April 09, 2014 Stuart Marcus Texas, Liberty County, United States April 24, 2014 Details
Antheraea polyphemus
Polyphemus moth
April 23, 2014 trudyjude66 Johnson County, Kansas, United States April 24, 2014 Details
Metarranthis homuraria April 20, 2014 Doug Bruce Anderson County, Tennessee, United States April 24, 2014 Details
Celastrina echo
Echo Azure
April 21, 2014 randimal King County, Washington, United States April 24, 2014 Details
Elaphria georgei April 21, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States April 24, 2014 Details
Costaconvexa centrostrigaria
The Bent-line Carpet
April 21, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States April 24, 2014 Details
Chionodes mediofuscella April 21, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States April 24, 2014 Details
Athetis tarda
The Slow Poke
April 21, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States April 24, 2014 Details
Acronicta hasta
Speared Dagger Moth
April 21, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States April 24, 2014 Details
Acronicta clarescens April 21, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States April 24, 2014 Details
Danaus gilippus
Queen
November 04, 2012 John429 Maricopa County, Arizona, United States April 24, 2014 Details
Zerene cesonia
Southern Dogface
November 04, 2012 John429 Maricopa County, Arizona, United States April 24, 2014 Details
Mesoleuca gratulata
Half-white Carpet Moth
April 10, 2014 randimal King County, Washington, United States April 24, 2014 Details
Leucania adjuta April 21, 2014 UrsulaV Chatham County, North Carolina, United States April 24, 2014 Details
Udea rubigalis
Celery Leaftier Moth
April 21, 2014 UrsulaV Chatham County, North Carolina, United States April 24, 2014 Details
Antaeotricha schlaegeri April 21, 2014 UrsulaV Chatham County, North Carolina, United States April 24, 2014 Details
Cryptocala acadiensis
Catocaline Dart
July 20, 2013 gary yankech Ontario, Canada April 24, 2014 Details
Lascoria ambigualis
Ambiguous Moth
April 20, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States April 24, 2014 Details
Rhyacionia frustrana
Nantucket Pine Tip Moth
April 20, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States April 24, 2014 Details
Macaria promiscuata
Promiscuous Angle
April 20, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States April 24, 2014 Details
Palthis angulalis
Dark-spotted Palthis Moth
April 20, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States April 24, 2014 Details
Satronia tantilla
Southern Pine Catkinworm Moth
April 20, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States April 24, 2014 Details
Telphusa latifasciella April 21, 2014 Stuart Marcus Texas, Liberty County, United States April 24, 2014 Details
Metalectra quadrisignata
Four-spotted Fungus Moth
April 17, 2014 Stuart Marcus Texas, Liberty County, United States April 24, 2014 Details
Celastrina echo
Echo Azure
April 13, 2014 randimal Thurston County, Washington, United States April 24, 2014 Details
Eupithecia palpata
Small Pine Looper Moth
April 20, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States April 24, 2014 Details
Filatima biminimaculella April 20, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States April 24, 2014 Details
Evergestis rimosalis April 21, 2014 EvHumphries Hays County, Texas, United States April 24, 2014 Details
Euptoieta claudia
Variegated Fritillary
November 07, 2012 John429 Coconino County, Arizona, United States April 24, 2014 Details
Pyrgus ruralis
Two-banded Checkered-Skipper
April 20, 2014 randimal Thurston County, Washington, United States April 24, 2014 Details
Coleotechnites florae
Coleotechnites Flower Moth
April 10, 2014 UrsulaV Hidalgo County, Texas, United States April 24, 2014 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
August 11, 2010 Martha Veasey Sawyer Montgomery County, Virginia, United States April 24, 2014 Details
Battus philenor
Pipevine Swallowtail
July 28, 2010 Martha Veasey Sawyer Montgomery County, Virginia, United States April 24, 2014 Details
Hydriomena macdunnoughi June 06, 2013 Greg Dean British Columbia, Canada April 24, 2014 Details
Euphydryas chalcedona
Chalcedon Checkerspot
June 30, 2013 plex1ppus Pend Oreille County, Washington, United States April 24, 2014 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
August 27, 2013 MCToshack Skagit County, Washington, United States April 24, 2014 Details
Oeneis chryxus
Chryxus Arctic
July 27, 2013 bellinca Okanogan County, Washington, United States April 24, 2014 Details
Gnophaela latipennis July 11, 2013 fraserjen Jackson County, Oregon, United States April 24, 2014 Details
Smerinthus cerisyi
One-eyed sphinx
June 21, 2013 stephanowens82 Marion County, Oregon, United States April 24, 2014 Details
Antheraea polyphemus
Polyphemus moth
June 14, 2013 cemanche Multnomah County, Oregon, United States April 24, 2014 Details
Hyalophora euryalus
Ceanothus silkmoth
June 03, 2013 j.fasana Washington County, Oregon, United States April 24, 2014 Details
Sphinx vashti
Vashti sphinx
June 02, 2013 matthewjcampbell Umatilla County, Oregon, United States April 24, 2014 Details
Sphinx vashti
Vashti sphinx
May 29, 2013 nwzj Marion County, Oregon, United States April 24, 2014 Details
Smerinthus cerisyi
One-eyed sphinx
May 27, 2013 matthewjcampbell Umatilla County, Oregon, United States April 24, 2014 Details
Spilosoma vestalis
Vestal Tiger Moth
May 26, 2013 matthewjcampbell Umatilla County, Oregon, United States April 24, 2014 Details
Hyalophora euryalus
Ceanothus silkmoth
May 09, 2013 amandangreiner Deschutes County, Oregon, United States April 24, 2014 Details
Sphinx vashti
Vashti sphinx
May 12, 2013 matthewjcampbell Umatilla County, Oregon, United States April 24, 2014 Details
Colias eurytheme
Orange Sulphur
April 23, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States April 23, 2014 Details
Thyris sepulchralis
Mournful Thyris
April 23, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States April 23, 2014 Details
Callophrys gryneus
Juniper Hairstreak
April 23, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States April 23, 2014 Details
Epargyreus clarus
Silver-spotted Skipper
April 23, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States April 23, 2014 Details
Junonia coenia
Common Buckeye
April 23, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States April 23, 2014 Details
Vanessa virginiensis
American Lady
April 23, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States April 23, 2014 Details
Colias philodice
Clouded Sulphur
April 23, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States April 23, 2014 Details
Hypsoropha monilis
Large Necklace Moth
April 23, 2014 UrsulaV Chatham County, North Carolina, United States April 23, 2014 Details
Parallelia bistriaris
Maple Looper Moth
April 23, 2014 UrsulaV Chatham County, North Carolina, United States April 23, 2014 Details
Mythimna unipuncta
Armyworm Moth
September 07, 2012 Lula Field Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States April 23, 2014 Details
Mythimna oxygala June 19, 2011 Lula Field Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States April 23, 2014 Details
Mythimna oxygala June 19, 2010 Lula Field Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States April 23, 2014 Details
Dargida diffusa
Wheat Head Armyworm Moth
August 08, 2008 Lula Field Franklin County, Massachusetts, United States April 23, 2014 Details
Lacinipolia lorea
Bridled Arches
July 02, 2011 Lula Field Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States April 23, 2014 Details
Lacinipolia renigera
Bristly Cutworm Moth
August 26, 2013 Lula Field Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States April 23, 2014 Details
Lacanobia subjuncta
Speckled Cutworm Moth
June 05, 2011 Lula Field Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States April 23, 2014 Details
Orthosia rubescens
Ruby Quaker
April 23, 2014 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States April 23, 2014 Details
Eupsilia devia
Lost Sallow
April 11, 2014 Lula Field Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States April 23, 2014 Details
Pyreferra hesperidago
Mustard Sallow
April 23, 2014 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States April 23, 2014 Details
Lomographa glomeraria
Gray Spring Moth
April 23, 2014 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States April 23, 2014 Details
Eupsilia tristigmata March 28, 2014 Lula Field Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States April 23, 2014 Details
Lycia ursaria
Stout Spanworm
April 22, 2014 Lula Field Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States April 23, 2014 Details
Orthosia rubescens
Ruby Quaker
April 22, 2014 jays333 Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States April 23, 2014 Details
Actias luna
Luna moth
April 23, 2014 Bunny's Hutch Payne County, Oklahoma, United States April 23, 2014 Details
Antheraea polyphemus
Polyphemus moth
April 23, 2014 Katie14 Clay County, Arkansas, United States April 23, 2014 Details
Pyrausta niveicilialis
White-fringed Pyrausta Moth
April 23, 2014 John LeBlanc Chesterfield County, Virginia, United States April 23, 2014 Details
Vanessa atalanta
Red Admiral
April 23, 2014 pattiep9 Will County, Illinois, United States April 23, 2014 Details
Scopula junctaria
Simple Wave
April 21, 2014 Photon-Hog Santa Barbara County, California, United States April 23, 2014 Details
Spilosoma congrua
Agreeable Tiger Moth
April 15, 2014 curtis.lehman
(Karen and Gary Campbell)
Lehigh County, Pennsylvania, United States April 23, 2014 Details
Datana integerrima
Walnut Caterpillar Moth
April 23, 2014 bovidaeloony Bexar County, Texas, United States April 23, 2014 Details
Systasea pulverulenta
Texas Powdered Skipper
April 22, 2014 JKHatfield Texas, Lubbock County, United States April 23, 2014 Details
Hypoprepia miniata
Scarlet-winged Lichen Moth
April 20, 2014 JimConrad Texas, United States, Uvalde County April 23, 2014 Details
Papilio troilus
Spicebush Swallowtail
April 22, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States April 23, 2014 Details
Zale curema April 22, 2014 UrsulaV Chatham County, North Carolina, United States April 23, 2014 Details