Recently Verified Sightings

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Species Observation Date Submitter Location Verified Datesort icon
Epiblema boxcana April 25, 2016 Howell_Curtis Harrison County, Indiana, United States May 04, 2016 Details
Psaphida electilis
Chosen Sallow
March 29, 2016 Howell_Curtis Harrison County, Indiana, United States May 04, 2016 Details
Crocigrapha normani
Norman's Quaker
May 16, 2015 sh11 Ontario, Canada May 04, 2016 Details
Erynnis juvenalis
Juvenal's Duskywing
May 02, 2016 Paul Kipling Berkeley County, West Virginia, United States May 04, 2016 Details
Erynnis brizo
Sleepy Duskywing
May 02, 2016 Paul Kipling Berkeley County, West Virginia, United States May 04, 2016 Details
Erynnis icelus
Dreamy Duskywing
May 02, 2016 Paul Kipling Berkeley County, West Virginia, United States May 04, 2016 Details
Estigmene acrea
Salt Marsh Moth or Acrea Moth
April 27, 2016 WildLife Lee County, Florida, United States May 04, 2016 Details
Agnorisma badinodis
Pale-banded Dart
September 24, 2015 sh11 Ontario, Canada May 04, 2016 Details
Agrotis venerabilis
Venerable Dart
September 24, 2015 sh11 Ontario, Canada May 04, 2016 Details
Melanolophia canadaria
Canadian melanolophia
April 30, 2016 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States May 04, 2016 Details
Palpidia pallidior April 30, 2016 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States May 04, 2016 Details
Mythimna unipuncta
Armyworm Moth
May 01, 2016 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States May 03, 2016 Details
Cyllopsis gemma
Gemmed Satyr
August 16, 2015 StaceyWhetstone Knox County, Tennessee, United States May 03, 2016 Details
Orthodes majuscula
Rustic Quaker
June 16, 2015 sh11 Ontario, Canada May 03, 2016 Details
Ochropleura implecta
American Flame-shouldered Dart
July 27, 2015 sh11 Ontario, Canada May 03, 2016 Details
Eumorpha pandorus
Pandorus Sphinx
May 01, 2016 johnphebert St Martin Parish, Louisiana, United States May 03, 2016 Details
Orgyia detrita
Fir Tussock Moth
April 21, 2016 Bill Keim St Johns County, Florida, United States May 03, 2016 Details
Xanthorhoe lacustrata
Toothed Brown Carpet
July 09, 2015 sh11 Ontario, Canada May 03, 2016 Details
Melanolophia canadaria
Canadian melanolophia
May 29, 2015 sh11 Ontario, Canada May 03, 2016 Details
Metalectra discalis
Common Fungus Moth
July 07, 2015 sh11 Ontario, Canada May 03, 2016 Details
Malacosoma americanum
Eastern Tent Caterpillar Moth
May 03, 2016 Jenniferlcasillas Wake County, North Carolina, United States May 03, 2016 Details
Notocelia rosaecolana
Doubleday's Notocelia Moth
May 03, 2016 K. S. Veitch Laurel County, Kentucky, United States May 03, 2016 Details
Tetracis crocallata
Yellow Slant-line
May 02, 2016 K. S. Veitch Laurel County, Kentucky, United States May 03, 2016 Details
Wallengrenia otho
Southern Broken-Dash
April 20, 2016 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States May 03, 2016 Details
Palpita magniferalis
Splendid Palpita
May 02, 2016 K. S. Veitch Laurel County, Kentucky, United States May 03, 2016 Details
Colias eurytheme
Orange Sulphur
May 02, 2016 cosmic_cat Gregg County, Texas, United States May 03, 2016 Details
Junonia coenia
Common Buckeye
May 02, 2016 cosmic_cat Gregg County, Texas, United States May 03, 2016 Details
Cupido comyntas
Eastern Tailed-Blue
May 02, 2016 cosmic_cat Gregg County, Texas, United States May 03, 2016 Details
Papilio palamedes
Palamedes Swallowtail
April 29, 2016 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States May 03, 2016 Details
Erynnis horatius
Horace's Duskywing
May 02, 2016 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States May 03, 2016 Details
Alypia wittfeldii
Wittfeld's Forester
May 02, 2016 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States May 03, 2016 Details
Blepharomastix ranalis April 30, 2016 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States May 03, 2016 Details
Eurema mexicana
Mexican Yellow
October 17, 2014 Redheart Canyonlands Bandera County, Texas, United States May 03, 2016 Details
Marpesia petreus
Ruddy Daggerwing
April 25, 2016 ncrosbyrd Monroe County, Florida, United States May 03, 2016 Details
Limenitis archippus
Viceroy
April 25, 2016 ncrosbyrd Monroe County, Florida, United States May 03, 2016 Details
Polites baracoa
Baracoa Skipper
April 25, 2016 ncrosbyrd Miami-Dade County, Florida, United States May 03, 2016 Details
Ephyriades brunnea
Florida Duskywing
April 26, 2016 ncrosbyrd Monroe County, Florida, United States May 03, 2016 Details
Eunica tatila
Florida Purplewing
April 27, 2016 ncrosbyrd Monroe County, Florida, United States May 03, 2016 Details
Aphrissa neleis
Pink-spot Sulphur
April 25, 2016 ncrosbyrd Miami-Dade County, Florida, United States May 03, 2016 Details
Hemaris thysbe
Hummingbird Clearwing
May 01, 2016 H Hooper Wakulla County, Florida, United States May 03, 2016 Details
Kricogonia lyside
Lyside Sulphur
May 01, 2016 Robalero Hidalgo County, Texas, United States May 03, 2016 Details
Echinargus isola
Reakirt's Blue
May 01, 2016 Robalero Hidalgo County, Texas, United States May 03, 2016 Details
Chlosyne lacinia
Bordered Patch
May 01, 2016 Robalero Hidalgo County, Texas, United States May 03, 2016 Details
Hellinsia inquinatus May 01, 2016 K. S. Veitch Laurel County, Kentucky, United States May 03, 2016 Details
Pelochrista scintillana May 23, 2012 ozcomomoths Ozark County, Missouri, United States May 03, 2016 Details
Pelochrista scintillana May 16, 2012 ozcomomoths Ozark County, Missouri, United States May 03, 2016 Details
Pyrausta inornatalis
Southern Pink Moth
May 01, 2016 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States May 02, 2016 Details
Atalopedes campestris
Sachem
May 01, 2016 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States May 02, 2016 Details
Thorybes bathyllus
Southern Cloudywing
May 01, 2016 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States May 02, 2016 Details
Asterocampa celtis
Hackberry Emperor
May 01, 2016 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States May 02, 2016 Details
Cupido comyntas
Eastern Tailed-Blue
April 30, 2016 CA Ivy Sequoyah County, Oklahoma, United States May 02, 2016 Details
Caradrina clavipalpis
Pale Mottled Willow Moth
August 23, 2010 curtis.lehman
(Paul Dennehy)
Montour County, Pennsylvania, United States May 02, 2016 Details
Polites themistocles
Tawny-edged Skipper
April 30, 2016 CA Ivy
(Jon C. Ivy)
Sequoyah County, Oklahoma, United States May 02, 2016 Details
Strymon melinus
Gray Hairstreak
April 28, 2016 EarlyDawnPhotography Grant County, Kentucky, United States May 02, 2016 Details
Colias eurytheme
Orange Sulphur
April 30, 2016 CA Ivy
(Jon C. Ivy)
Sequoyah County, Oklahoma, United States May 02, 2016 Details
Caradrina clavipalpis
Pale Mottled Willow Moth
May 02, 2016 curtis.lehman
(Mark Vass)
Beaver County, Pennsylvania, United States May 02, 2016 Details
Strymon melinus
Gray Hairstreak
April 30, 2016 CA Ivy Sequoyah County, Oklahoma, United States May 02, 2016 Details
Hermeuptychia sosybius
Carolina Satyr
April 30, 2016 CA Ivy Sequoyah County, Oklahoma, United States May 02, 2016 Details
Poanes zabulon
Zabulon Skipper
April 30, 2016 CA Ivy
(Jon C. Ivy)
Sequoyah County, Oklahoma, United States May 02, 2016 Details
Chimoptesis pennsylvaniana
Filigreed Chimoptesis
April 25, 2016 franpope Garrett County, Maryland, United States May 02, 2016 Details
Blastobasis glandulella
Acorn Moth
April 25, 2016 franpope Garrett County, Maryland, United States May 02, 2016 Details
Cladara atroliturata
The Scribbler
April 29, 2016 franpope Garrett County, Maryland, United States May 02, 2016 Details
Condica vecors
Dusky Groundling
April 29, 2016 franpope Garrett County, Maryland, United States May 02, 2016 Details
Cissusa spadix
Black-Dotted Brown
April 29, 2016 franpope Garrett County, Maryland, United States May 02, 2016 Details
Actias luna
Luna moth
April 27, 2016 Mrswells Washington County, Maryland, United States May 02, 2016 Details
Pyrrharctia isabella
Isabella Tiger Moth or Banded Woolybear
April 27, 2016 Mary Franceline Malone Powhatan County, Virginia, United States May 02, 2016 Details
Amblyscirtes linda
Linda's Roadside-Skipper
April 30, 2016 CA Ivy
(Jon C. Ivy)
Sequoyah County, Oklahoma, United States May 02, 2016 Details
Euclidia cuspidea
Toothed Somberwing
May 01, 2016 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States May 02, 2016 Details
Spilosoma virginica
Virginian Tiger Moth or Yellow Woolybear Moth
May 02, 2016 John LeBlanc Chesterfield County, Virginia, United States May 02, 2016 Details
Anavitrinella pampinaria
Common Gray
August 12, 2015 sh11 Ontario, Canada May 02, 2016 Details
Ectropis crepuscularia
The Small Engrailed
July 14, 2015 sh11 Ontario, Canada May 02, 2016 Details
Xanthorhoe lacustrata
Toothed Brown Carpet
April 21, 2016 JHCarpenter Swain County, North Carolina, United States May 02, 2016 Details
Scopula limboundata
Large Lace-border
July 06, 2015 sh11 Ontario, Canada May 02, 2016 Details
Scopula limboundata
Large Lace-border
July 13, 2015 sh11 Ontario, Canada May 02, 2016 Details
Pasiphila rectangulata
Green Pug
June 21, 2015 sh11 Ontario, Canada May 02, 2016 Details
Renia sobrialis
Sober Renia Moth
May 02, 2016 K. S. Veitch Laurel County, Kentucky, United States May 02, 2016 Details
Cycnia tenera
Delicate Cycnia or Dogbane Tiger Moth
May 02, 2016 K. S. Veitch Laurel County, Kentucky, United States May 02, 2016 Details
Choristoneura fractivittana May 02, 2016 K. S. Veitch Laurel County, Kentucky, United States May 02, 2016 Details
Euphydryas chalcedona
Chalcedon Checkerspot
May 01, 2016 ezeemonee Ventura County, California, United States May 02, 2016 Details
Ochlodes agricola
Rural Skipper
April 29, 2016 ezeemonee Santa Barbara County, California, United States May 02, 2016 Details
Satyrium tetra
Mountain Mahogany Hairstreak
April 29, 2016 ezeemonee Santa Barbara County, California, United States May 02, 2016 Details
Satyrium tetra
Mountain Mahogany Hairstreak
April 29, 2016 ezeemonee Santa Barbara County, California, United States May 02, 2016 Details
Crambus praefectellus
Common Grass-veneer Moth
May 01, 2016 K. S. Veitch Laurel County, Kentucky, United States May 02, 2016 Details
Chlosyne gabbii
Gabb's Checkerspot
April 29, 2016 ezeemonee Santa Barbara County, California, United States May 02, 2016 Details
Actias luna
Luna moth
May 01, 2016 K. S. Veitch Laurel County, Kentucky, United States May 02, 2016 Details
Dryocampa rubicunda
Rosy maple moth
May 01, 2016 K. S. Veitch Laurel County, Kentucky, United States May 02, 2016 Details
Junonia coenia
Common Buckeye
May 01, 2016 Doug Bruce Roane County, Tennessee, United States May 02, 2016 Details
Phyciodes tharos
Pearl Crescent
May 01, 2016 Doug Bruce Roane County, Tennessee, United States May 02, 2016 Details
Libytheana carinenta
American Snout
May 01, 2016 Doug Bruce Roane County, Tennessee, United States May 02, 2016 Details
Cupido comyntas
Eastern Tailed-Blue
May 01, 2016 Doug Bruce Roane County, Tennessee, United States May 02, 2016 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
May 01, 2016 Doug Bruce Roane County, Tennessee, United States May 02, 2016 Details
Enodia portlandia
Southern Pearly-eye
May 01, 2016 Doug Bruce Roane County, Tennessee, United States May 02, 2016 Details
Cladara limitaria
Mottled Gray Carpet
April 22, 2016 Jarchibold Saratoga County, New York, United States May 02, 2016 Details
Loxostegopsis merrickalis April 30, 2016 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States May 02, 2016 Details
Achatia distincta
Distinct Quaker
April 18, 2016 Jarchibold Saratoga County, New York, United States May 02, 2016 Details
Cossula magnifica
Pecan Carpenterworm Moth
April 30, 2016 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States May 02, 2016 Details
Elaphria cyanympha April 30, 2016 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States May 02, 2016 Details
Prionoxystus robiniae
Carpenterworm Moth
April 30, 2016 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States May 02, 2016 Details
Erynnis propertius
Propertius Duskywing
May 01, 2016 benphalan Benton County, Oregon, United States May 02, 2016 Details
Glaucopsyche lygdamus
Silvery Blue
May 01, 2016 benphalan Benton County, Oregon, United States May 02, 2016 Details