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.

Click on a point to see details of the sighting.

Sightings can be sorted by scientific name, common name, and date. Access species profiles by clicking on the scientific name link. Additional information about each sighting is available by clicking on "Details."

You don't have Javascript enabled. Hover for more information! But don't worry: you can still use this web site! You have two options:
  • enable Javascript in your browser and then refresh this page, for a much enhanced experience.
  • click the Update button every time you want to update the selection.
Species Observation Date Submitter Location Verified Date
Semioscopis aurorella February 24, 2017 curtis.lehman Fayette County, Pennsylvania, United States February 24, 2017 Details
Anthocharis cethura
Desert Orangetip
February 23, 2017 diwalks2 San Diego County, California, United States February 24, 2017 Details
Callophrys dumetorum
Coastal Green Hairstreak
February 24, 2017 diwalks2 Orange County, California, United States February 24, 2017 Details
Atlides halesus
Great Purple Hairstreak
February 24, 2017 diwalks2 Orange County, California, United States February 24, 2017 Details
Paonias excaecata
Blinded sphinx
February 24, 2017 winstephen Sarasota County, Florida, United States February 24, 2017 Details
Phaeoura quernaria
Oak Beauty
February 24, 2017 mellielong Hillsborough County, Florida, United States February 24, 2017 Details
Anartia jatrophae
White Peacock
December 03, 2015 geraldswegner Florida, United States February 24, 2017 Details
Anartia jatrophae
White Peacock
November 24, 2015 geraldswegner Indian River County, Florida, United States February 24, 2017 Details
Anthocharis cethura
Desert Orangetip
February 23, 2017 Bdog San Diego County, California, United States February 24, 2017 Details
Anthocharis cethura
Desert Orangetip
February 23, 2017 Bdog San Diego County, California, United States February 24, 2017 Details
Chimoptesis pennsylvaniana
Filigreed Chimoptesis
February 23, 2017 Allen Belden Richmond City County, Virginia, United States February 24, 2017 Details
Lithophane hemina
Hemina Pinion Moth
February 23, 2017 jwilkinson Howard County, Maryland, United States February 24, 2017 Details
Keiferia lycopersicella September 24, 2015 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States February 24, 2017 Details
Acrocercops n. sp.
Leaf Blotch Miner Moth
September 24, 2015 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States February 24, 2017 Details
Acleris cornana February 23, 2017 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States February 24, 2017 Details
Phigalia strigataria
Small Phigalia
February 20, 2017 mercretas Montgomery County, Maryland, United States February 24, 2017 Details
Olethreutes valdana August 08, 2016 TCat7187 Cecil County, Maryland, United States February 24, 2017 Details
Pseudotelphusa palliderosacella July 27, 2016 TCat7187 Cecil County, Maryland, United States February 24, 2017 Details
Aristotelia rubidella September 20, 2015 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States February 24, 2017 Details
Agriphila vulgivagella September 09, 2016 K Stilwell Tazewell County, Virginia, United States February 24, 2017 Details
Synchlora aerata
Wavy-Lined Emerald
September 23, 2016 K Stilwell Tazewell County, Virginia, United States February 24, 2017 Details
Choristoneura zapulata September 06, 2015 drkilmer Maryland, United States February 24, 2017 Details
Phigalia denticulata
Toothed Phigalia
February 18, 2017 Amandadaye76 Hamilton County, Indiana, United States February 24, 2017 Details
Digrammia ocellinata
Faint-spotted Angle
September 06, 2015 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States February 24, 2017 Details
Herpetogramma abdominalis September 06, 2015 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States February 24, 2017 Details
Hahncappsia pergilvalis September 06, 2015 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States February 24, 2017 Details
Phigalia strigataria
Small Phigalia
February 20, 2017 jtylerbell Calvert County, Maryland, United States February 24, 2017 Details
Iridopsis defectaria
Brown-shaded Gray
February 19, 2017 jtylerbell St Marys County, Maryland, United States February 24, 2017 Details
Iridopsis defectaria
Brown-shaded Gray
February 19, 2017 jtylerbell St Marys County, Maryland, United States February 24, 2017 Details
Battus polydamas
Polydamas Swallowtail
August 17, 2016 geraldswegner Indian River County, Florida, United States February 23, 2017 Details
Samea ecclesialis
Assembly Moth
February 03, 2017 geraldswegner Indian River County, Florida, United States February 23, 2017 Details
Syngamia florella
Red-waisted Florella Moth
December 07, 2016 geraldswegner Indian River County, Florida, United States February 23, 2017 Details
Anisota virginiensis
Pink-striped oakworm moth
December 30, 2016 geraldswegner Indian River County, Florida, United States February 23, 2017 Details
Junonia genoveva
Mangrove Buckeye
January 29, 2017 geraldswegner Indian River County, Florida, United States February 23, 2017 Details
Phoebis sennae
Cloudless Sulphur
February 23, 2017 MAKI Ventura County, California, United States February 23, 2017 Details
Antheraea polyphemus
Polyphemus moth
January 23, 2017 geraldswegner Indian River County, Florida, United States February 23, 2017 Details
Antheraea polyphemus
Polyphemus moth
February 18, 2017 geraldswegner Indian River County, Florida, United States February 23, 2017 Details
Utetheisa ornatrix
Bella Moth
January 18, 2017 geraldswegner Florida, United States February 23, 2017 Details
Spodoptera ornithogalli
Yellow-striped Armyworm Moth
October 09, 2015 geraldswegner United States February 23, 2017 Details
Cerastis tenebrifera
Reddish Speckled Dart
February 23, 2017 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States February 23, 2017 Details
Estigmene acrea
Salt Marsh Moth or Acrea Moth
January 19, 2017 geraldswegner United States February 23, 2017 Details
Libytheana carinenta
American Snout
February 23, 2017 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States February 23, 2017 Details
Polygonia interrogationis
Question Mark
February 23, 2017 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States February 23, 2017 Details
Anaea andria
Goatweed Leafwing
February 23, 2017 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States February 23, 2017 Details
Heliconius charithonia
Zebra Heliconian
March 20, 2010 LibbyMegna Miami-Dade County, Florida, United States February 23, 2017 Details
Ephyriades brunnea
Florida Duskywing
March 16, 2010 LibbyMegna Monroe County, Florida, United States February 23, 2017 Details
Ephyriades brunnea
Florida Duskywing
March 16, 2010 LibbyMegna Monroe County, Florida, United States February 23, 2017 Details
Feltia tricosa September 10, 2009 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States February 23, 2017 Details
Rhyacionia rigidana
Pitch Pine Tip Moth
February 20, 2017 Stott Noble Jefferson County, Alabama, United States February 23, 2017 Details
Papilio polyxenes
Black Swallowtail
September 15, 2016 Christine Stanke Washington County, Wisconsin, United States February 23, 2017 Details
Anartia jatrophae
White Peacock
February 20, 2017 the janitors kid Brevard County, Florida, United States February 23, 2017 Details
Erynnis brizo
Sleepy Duskywing
February 19, 2017 Beth Polvino Brevard County, Florida, United States February 23, 2017 Details
Papilio polyxenes
Black Swallowtail
September 05, 2016 Christine Stanke Ozaukee County, Wisconsin, United States February 23, 2017 Details
Cydia pomonella
Codling Moth
February 16, 2017 bobscafe British Columbia, Canada February 23, 2017 Details
Papilio polyxenes
Black Swallowtail
September 03, 2016 Christine Stanke Washington County, Wisconsin, United States February 23, 2017 Details
Papilio polyxenes
Black Swallowtail
August 28, 2016 Christine Stanke Ozaukee County, Wisconsin, United States February 23, 2017 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
August 20, 2016 Christine Stanke Milwaukee County, Wisconsin, United States February 23, 2017 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
August 19, 2016 Christine Stanke Ozaukee County, Wisconsin, United States February 23, 2017 Details
Papilio polyxenes
Black Swallowtail
August 19, 2016 Christine Stanke Ozaukee County, Wisconsin, United States February 23, 2017 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
August 16, 2016 Christine Stanke Milwaukee County, Wisconsin, United States February 23, 2017 Details
Emmelina monodactyla
Morning-glory Plume Moth
February 15, 2017 jvhigbee Pierce County, Washington, United States February 23, 2017 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
August 15, 2016 Christine Stanke Milwaukee County, Wisconsin, United States February 23, 2017 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
August 14, 2016 Christine Stanke Milwaukee County, Wisconsin, United States February 23, 2017 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
August 14, 2016 Christine Stanke Portage County, Wisconsin, United States February 23, 2017 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
August 12, 2016 Christine Stanke Portage County, Wisconsin, United States February 23, 2017 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
August 10, 2016 Christine Stanke Milwaukee County, Wisconsin, United States February 23, 2017 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
August 10, 2016 Christine Stanke Milwaukee County, Wisconsin, United States February 23, 2017 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
August 09, 2016 Christine Stanke Ozaukee County, Wisconsin, United States February 23, 2017 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
August 08, 2016 Christine Stanke Milwaukee County, Wisconsin, United States February 23, 2017 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
July 07, 2016 Christine Stanke Milwaukee County, Wisconsin, United States February 23, 2017 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
August 06, 2016 Christine Stanke Milwaukee County, Wisconsin, United States February 23, 2017 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
August 06, 2016 Christine Stanke Washington County, Wisconsin, United States February 23, 2017 Details
Papilio polyxenes
Black Swallowtail
August 06, 2016 Christine Stanke Washington County, Wisconsin, United States February 23, 2017 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
August 06, 2016 Christine Stanke Washington County, Wisconsin, United States February 23, 2017 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
August 01, 2016 Christine Stanke Ozaukee County, Wisconsin, United States February 23, 2017 Details
Papilio cresphontes
Giant Swallowtail
July 30, 2016 Christine Stanke Washington County, Wisconsin, United States February 23, 2017 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
July 30, 2016 Christine Stanke Washington County, Wisconsin, United States February 23, 2017 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
July 29, 2016 Christine Stanke Milwaukee County, Wisconsin, United States February 23, 2017 Details
Papilio cresphontes
Giant Swallowtail
July 29, 2016 Christine Stanke Milwaukee County, Wisconsin, United States February 23, 2017 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
July 29, 2016 Christine Stanke Washington County, Wisconsin, United States February 23, 2017 Details
Papilio polyxenes
Black Swallowtail
July 17, 2016 Christine Stanke Milwaukee County, Wisconsin, United States February 23, 2017 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
June 17, 2016 Christine Stanke Milwaukee County, Wisconsin, United States February 23, 2017 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
June 15, 2016 Christine Stanke Milwaukee County, Wisconsin, United States February 23, 2017 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
June 15, 2015 Christine Stanke Milwaukee County, Wisconsin, United States February 23, 2017 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
June 15, 2016 Christine Stanke Milwaukee County, Wisconsin, United States February 23, 2017 Details
Papilio polyxenes
Black Swallowtail
June 09, 2016 Christine Stanke Ozaukee County, Wisconsin, United States February 23, 2017 Details
Papilio polyxenes
Black Swallowtail
June 01, 2016 Christine Stanke Ozaukee County, Wisconsin, United States February 23, 2017 Details
Papilio polyxenes
Black Swallowtail
May 31, 2016 Christine Stanke Ozaukee County, Wisconsin, United States February 23, 2017 Details
Papilio polyxenes
Black Swallowtail
May 09, 2016 Christine Stanke Ozaukee County, Wisconsin, United States February 23, 2017 Details
Scolecocampa liburna
Dead-wood Borer Moth
August 26, 2009 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States February 23, 2017 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
August 22, 2015 Christine Stanke Milwaukee County, Wisconsin, United States February 23, 2017 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
August 18, 2015 Christine Stanke Milwaukee County, Wisconsin, United States February 23, 2017 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
August 17, 2015 Christine Stanke Milwaukee County, Wisconsin, United States February 23, 2017 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
August 15, 2015 Christine Stanke Milwaukee County, Wisconsin, United States February 23, 2017 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
August 15, 2015 Christine Stanke Milwaukee County, Wisconsin, United States February 23, 2017 Details
Atlides halesus
Great Purple Hairstreak
February 22, 2017 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States February 22, 2017 Details
Libytheana carinenta
American Snout
February 22, 2017 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States February 22, 2017 Details
Polygonia interrogationis
Question Mark
February 22, 2017 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States February 22, 2017 Details
Chlorochlamys phyllinaria August 31, 2016 Stuart Marcus Texas, Liberty County, United States February 22, 2017 Details
Metria amella
Live Oak Metria Moth
February 20, 2017 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States February 22, 2017 Details