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
Nymphalis antiopa
Mourning Cloak
August 27, 2014 CatWhat Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada August 28, 2014 Details
Wallengrenia egeremet
Northern Broken-Dash
August 28, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Euptoieta claudia
Variegated Fritillary
August 28, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Thorybes bathyllus
Southern Cloudywing
August 28, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Polygonia interrogationis
Question Mark
August 28, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Atalopedes campestris
Sachem
August 28, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Hylephila phyleus
Fiery Skipper
August 28, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Cercyonis pegala
Common Wood-Nymph
August 16, 2014 dbruce
(Judy Fuson)
Putnam County, Tennessee, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Pyrisitia lisa
Little Yellow
August 28, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Papilio cresphontes
Giant Swallowtail
August 28, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Acronicta oblinita
Smeared Dagger Moth
August 28, 2014 yardbird Kent County, Delaware, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Lambdina fiscellaria
Hemlock Looper Moth
August 27, 2014 Aboover Knox County, Maine, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Phoebis sennae
Cloudless Sulphur
August 28, 2014 polson123 Columbus County, North Carolina, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
August 21, 2014 dpitcher Erie County, Ohio, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Antheraea polyphemus
Polyphemus moth
September 18, 2010 franpope Preston County, West Virginia, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Papilio cresphontes
Giant Swallowtail
August 28, 2014 chherrmann Suffolk County, New York, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Schizura unicornis
Unicorn Caterpillar Moth
August 27, 2014 digginflowers Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Phalaenostola eumelusalis
Dark Phalaenostola Moth
August 25, 2014 digginflowers Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Hylephila phyleus
Fiery Skipper
August 28, 2014 chherrmann Suffolk County, New York, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Papilio troilus
Spicebush Swallowtail
August 28, 2014 chherrmann Suffolk County, New York, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Spragueia dama
Southern Spragueia
August 27, 2014 Jason Sturner Knox County, Tennessee, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Catocala angusi
Angus's Underwing
August 27, 2014 Jason Sturner Knox County, Tennessee, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Parallelia bistriaris
Maple Looper Moth
August 23, 2014 David Trently Wayne County, Pennsylvania, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Caenurgina crassiuscula
Clover Looper Moth
August 15, 2014 Bob Bouman Northampton County, Pennsylvania, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Marimatha nigrofimbria
Black-bordered Lemon Moth
August 25, 2014 curtis.lehman
(Bob Machesney)
Butler County, Pennsylvania, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Hyalophora cecropia
Cecropia silkmoth
August 28, 2014 hbgoodall Chester County, Pennsylvania, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Lygropia rivulalis August 02, 2014 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada August 28, 2014 Details
Idia americalis
American Idia Moth
August 27, 2014 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Eacles imperialis
Imperial moth
August 24, 2014 H. Hooper Leon County, Florida, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Papilio cresphontes
Giant Swallowtail
August 27, 2014 tanyapaul New York, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
August 21, 2014 tanyapaul New York, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Coenonympha tullia
Common Ringlet
August 27, 2014 Jarchibold Saratoga County, New York, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Coenonympha tullia
Common Ringlet
August 26, 2014 Jarchibold Saratoga County, New York, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
August 26, 2014 Jarchibold Saratoga County, New York, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Euphyia intermediata
Sharp-angled Carpet
August 27, 2014 crm211b Ontario, Canada August 28, 2014 Details
Urbanus proteus
Long-tailed Skipper
August 27, 2014 krancmm Brazoria County, Texas, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Lophocampa argentata
Silver-Spotted Tiger Moth
July 28, 2014 jim.odonater Coconino County, Arizona, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Agrius cingulata
Pink-spotted hawkmoth
October 26, 2012 webielenberg Blount County, Tennessee, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Abaeis nicippe
Sleepy Orange
August 27, 2014 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Gloveria arizonensis July 28, 2014 jim.odonater Coconino County, Arizona, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Caradrina clavipalpis
Pale Mottled Willow Moth
August 16, 2014 David Trently Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Parasa indetermina
Stinging Rose Caterpillar Moth
August 26, 2014 aarondalton Williamson County, Tennessee, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Nemapogon auropulvella August 26, 2014 digginflowers Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Phyciodes phaon
Phaon Crescent
August 26, 2014 Englishman Hernando County, Florida, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Schinia acutilinea August 26, 2014 Dwaine Wagoner Johnson County, Wyoming, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Junonia genoveva
Mangrove Buckeye
February 08, 2006 rob77897@gmail.com Monroe County, Florida, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Pachysphinx occidentalis
Big poplar sphinx
July 26, 2014 Mariposa14 Arizona, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Parasa indetermina
Stinging Rose Caterpillar Moth
August 21, 2014 ArabianLights Hickman County, Tennessee, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Idia aemula
Common Idia Moth
August 22, 2014 Rangertsp Davidson County, Tennessee, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Amydria effrentella August 22, 2014 Rangertsp Davidson County, Tennessee, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Palpita freemanalis August 22, 2014 Rangertsp Davidson County, Tennessee, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Abaeis nicippe
Sleepy Orange
August 25, 2014 rob77897@gmail.com Manatee County, Florida, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Lerema accius
Clouded Skipper
August 25, 2014 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Pyrgus oileus
Tropical Checkered-Skipper
August 25, 2014 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Desmia deploralis
Deploring Desmia Moth
August 23, 2014 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Meganola phylla August 19, 2014 davmcnaugh Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Hesperumia fumosaria July 22, 2014 jim.odonater Deschutes County, Oregon, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Furcula borealis
White Furcula
August 24, 2014 Elizabeth Wolfe Hamilton County, Tennessee, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Hyalophora cecropia
Cecropia silkmoth
August 23, 2014 joannhall Windham County, Connecticut, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Phaneta raracana August 18, 2014 davmcnaugh Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Dioryctria zimmermani
Zimmerman Pine Moth
August 18, 2014 davmcnaugh Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Hylephila phyleus
Fiery Skipper
August 17, 2014 annhsatt Polk County, Florida, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Hyles lineata
White-lined Sphinx
August 11, 2014 mckinney Navajo County, Arizona, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Calpodes ethlius
Brazilian Skipper
August 24, 2014 Sandy White Lee County, Florida, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Thorybes confusis
Confused Cloudywing
August 22, 2014 H. Hooper Leon County, Florida, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Paonias excaecata
Blinded sphinx
August 22, 2014 nancythompson Middlesex County, Connecticut, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Acronicta ovata
Ovate Dagger Moth
July 18, 2014 Rangertsp Davidson County, Tennessee, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Palpita magniferalis
Splendid Palpita
August 09, 2014 Rangertsp Warren County, Tennessee, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Battus philenor
Pipevine Swallowtail
August 02, 2014 AllenRatz Yancey County, North Carolina, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Heliconius charithonia
Zebra Heliconian
August 20, 2014 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Glaphyria basiflavalis
Basal-dash Glaphyria Moth
August 13, 2014 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Sympistis greyi July 23, 2014 jim.odonater Deschutes County, Oregon, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Speyeria cybele
Great Spangled Fritillary
August 03, 2014 Dave Fairall Stokes County, North Carolina, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Euptoieta claudia
Variegated Fritillary
August 03, 2014 Dave Fairall Stokes County, North Carolina, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Junonia coenia
Common Buckeye
August 20, 2014 Englishman Hernando County, Florida, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Spodoptera frugiperda
Fall Armyworm Moth
August 16, 2014 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Anartia jatrophae
White Peacock
August 19, 2014 Englishman Hernando County, Florida, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
August 19, 2014 Englishman Hernando County, Florida, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Cochylis parallelana August 08, 2014 finatic San Diego County, California, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Atalopedes campestris
Sachem
August 01, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Datana major
Major Datana
August 04, 2014 michaeloberg Benton County, Missouri, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Lacinipolia vicina August 15, 2014 finatic San Diego County, California, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Lacinipolia vicina August 16, 2014 finatic San Diego County, California, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Hyles lineata
White-lined Sphinx
August 18, 2014 Sisol Hendrix Pima County, Arizona, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Papilio palamedes
Palamedes Swallowtail
August 15, 2014 maria.hoffman6@gmail.com Dare County, North Carolina, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Hyles euphorbiae
Spurge hawkmoth
August 18, 2014 duchess walker Alberta, Canada August 28, 2014 Details
Ancyloxypha numitor
Least Skipper
July 26, 2013 rob77897@gmail.com Manatee County, Florida, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Papilio palamedes
Palamedes Swallowtail
August 17, 2014 GenevieveDutton Pasco County, Florida, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Asbolis capucinus
Monk
May 17, 2014 rob77897@gmail.com Sarasota County, Florida, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
August 16, 2014 Pilgrim Harry Duval County, Florida, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Speyeria diana
Diana Fritillary
August 14, 2014 gmeuwissen Henderson County, North Carolina, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Papilio polyxenes
Black Swallowtail
August 15, 2014 katrina mcdougald Johnston County, North Carolina, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Donacaula melinellus May 24, 2014 finatic Nye County, Nevada, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Glaucina macdunnoughi July 18, 2014 finatic San Diego County, California, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Glaucina macdunnoughi May 04, 2014 finatic San Diego County, California, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Achyra occidentalis August 08, 2014 finatic San Diego County, California, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Acrolophus kearfotti July 11, 2014 finatic San Diego County, California, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Lacinipolia strigicollis July 11, 2014 finatic San Diego County, California, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Idaea eremiata August 01, 2014 finatic San Diego County, California, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Drepanulatrix bifilata July 26, 2014 finatic San Diego County, California, United States August 28, 2014 Details