Recently Verified Sightings

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Species Observation Date Submitter Location Verified Date
Idaea dimidiata
Single-dotted Wave
June 27, 2016 curtis.lehman
(John Fedak)
McKean County, Pennsylvania, United States June 28, 2016 Details
Polygonia satyrus
Satyr Comma
June 18, 2016 Selwyn Quan San Mateo County, California, United States June 28, 2016 Details
Satyrium saepium
Hedgerow Hairstreak
June 25, 2016 Selwyn Quan Santa Clara County, California, United States June 28, 2016 Details
Scopula limboundata
Large Lace-border
June 24, 2016 tom nolan Burlington County, New Jersey, United States June 28, 2016 Details
Plebejus acmon
Acmon Blue
June 23, 2016 RichHubie Mendocino County, California, United States June 28, 2016 Details
Phyciodes tharos
Pearl Crescent
June 26, 2016 Doug Bruce Pickett County, Tennessee, United States June 28, 2016 Details
Ancyloxypha numitor
Least Skipper
June 26, 2016 Doug Bruce Pickett County, Tennessee, United States June 28, 2016 Details
Hermeuptychia sosybius
Carolina Satyr
June 26, 2016 Doug Bruce Pickett County, Tennessee, United States June 28, 2016 Details
Polygonia interrogationis
Question Mark
June 26, 2016 Doug Bruce Pickett County, Tennessee, United States June 28, 2016 Details
Atalopedes campestris
Sachem
June 26, 2016 Doug Bruce Pickett County, Tennessee, United States June 28, 2016 Details
Phoebis sennae
Cloudless Sulphur
June 26, 2016 Doug Bruce Pickett County, Tennessee, United States June 28, 2016 Details
Colias eurytheme
Orange Sulphur
June 26, 2016 Doug Bruce Pickett County, Tennessee, United States June 28, 2016 Details
Colias philodice
Clouded Sulphur
June 26, 2016 Doug Bruce Pickett County, Tennessee, United States June 28, 2016 Details
Vanessa atalanta
Red Admiral
June 26, 2016 Doug Bruce Pickett County, Tennessee, United States June 28, 2016 Details
Pieris rapae
Cabbage White
June 26, 2016 Doug Bruce Pickett County, Tennessee, United States June 28, 2016 Details
Euptoieta claudia
Variegated Fritillary
June 26, 2016 Doug Bruce Pickett County, Tennessee, United States June 28, 2016 Details
Cupido comyntas
Eastern Tailed-Blue
June 26, 2016 Doug Bruce Pickett County, Tennessee, United States June 28, 2016 Details
Idaea dimidiata
Single-dotted Wave
June 26, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada June 28, 2016 Details
Erynnis horatius
Horace's Duskywing
June 26, 2016 Doug Bruce Pickett County, Tennessee, United States June 28, 2016 Details
Libytheana carinenta
American Snout
June 26, 2016 Doug Bruce Pickett County, Tennessee, United States June 28, 2016 Details
Erynnis baptisiae
Wild Indigo Duskywing
June 19, 2016 Doug Bruce Meigs County, Tennessee, United States June 28, 2016 Details
Atalopedes campestris
Sachem
June 19, 2016 Melinda Fawver Meigs County, Tennessee, United States June 28, 2016 Details
Asterocampa clyton
Tawny Emperor
June 19, 2016 Melinda Fawver Meigs County, Tennessee, United States June 28, 2016 Details
Cyllopsis gemma
Gemmed Satyr
June 19, 2016 Doug Bruce Meigs County, Tennessee, United States June 28, 2016 Details
Hermeuptychia sosybius
Carolina Satyr
June 19, 2016 Doug Bruce Meigs County, Tennessee, United States June 28, 2016 Details
Limenitis arthemis astyanax
'Astyanax' Red-spotted Purple
June 19, 2016 Doug Bruce Meigs County, Tennessee, United States June 28, 2016 Details
Asterocampa celtis
Hackberry Emperor
June 19, 2016 Doug Bruce Meigs County, Tennessee, United States June 28, 2016 Details
Junonia coenia
Common Buckeye
June 19, 2016 Doug Bruce Meigs County, Tennessee, United States June 28, 2016 Details
Polygonia interrogationis
Question Mark
June 19, 2016 Doug Bruce Meigs County, Tennessee, United States June 28, 2016 Details
Euptoieta claudia
Variegated Fritillary
June 19, 2016 Doug Bruce Meigs County, Tennessee, United States June 28, 2016 Details
Phyciodes tharos
Pearl Crescent
June 19, 2016 Doug Bruce Meigs County, Tennessee, United States June 28, 2016 Details
Cupido comyntas
Eastern Tailed-Blue
June 19, 2016 Doug Bruce Meigs County, Tennessee, United States June 28, 2016 Details
Colias eurytheme
Orange Sulphur
June 19, 2016 Doug Bruce Meigs County, Tennessee, United States June 28, 2016 Details
Vanessa virginiensis
American Lady
June 19, 2016 Doug Bruce Meigs County, Tennessee, United States June 28, 2016 Details
Abaeis nicippe
Sleepy Orange
June 19, 2016 Doug Bruce Meigs County, Tennessee, United States June 28, 2016 Details
Libytheana carinenta
American Snout
June 19, 2016 Doug Bruce Meigs County, Tennessee, United States June 28, 2016 Details
Ancyloxypha numitor
Least Skipper
June 19, 2016 Doug Bruce Meigs County, Tennessee, United States June 28, 2016 Details
Erynnis horatius
Horace's Duskywing
June 19, 2016 Melinda Fawver Meigs County, Tennessee, United States June 28, 2016 Details
Antheraea polyphemus
Polyphemus moth
June 27, 2016 chares.regan Prince Edward Island, Canada June 27, 2016 Details
Vanessa virginiensis
American Lady
May 12, 2016 Tindomul1of9 Nassau County, New York, United States June 27, 2016 Details
Lycaena phlaeas
American Copper
May 12, 2016 Tindomul1of9 Nassau County, New York, United States June 27, 2016 Details
Vanessa atalanta
Red Admiral
June 19, 2016 Tindomul1of9 Bronx County, New York, United States June 27, 2016 Details
Polygonia comma
Eastern Comma
June 19, 2016 Tindomul1of9 Bronx County, New York, United States June 27, 2016 Details
Lycaena phlaeas
American Copper
June 24, 2016 Tindomul1of9 Suffolk County, New York, United States June 27, 2016 Details
Macrochilo absorptalis
Slant-lined Owlet Moth
June 27, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada June 27, 2016 Details
Oreta rosea
Rose Hooktip
June 27, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada June 27, 2016 Details
Palthis angulalis
Dark-spotted Palthis Moth
June 20, 2016 Bill Keim Bucks County, Pennsylvania, United States June 27, 2016 Details
Dyspteris abortivaria
The Bad-wing
June 26, 2016 Danbuss Ontario, Canada June 27, 2016 Details
Automeris io
Io moth
June 27, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada June 27, 2016 Details
Leucoma salicis
(White) Satin Moth
June 27, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada June 27, 2016 Details
Scopula limboundata
Large Lace-border
June 27, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada June 27, 2016 Details
Elophila gyralis June 27, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada June 27, 2016 Details
Promalactis suzukiella
Suzuki's Promalactis Moth
June 25, 2016 curtis.lehman
(Paul Dennehy)
Montour County, Pennsylvania, United States June 27, 2016 Details
Galasa nigrinodis June 25, 2016 curtis.lehman
(Paul Dennehy)
Montour County, Pennsylvania, United States June 27, 2016 Details
Speranza pustularia
Lesser Maple Spanworm Moth
June 25, 2016 curtis.lehman
(Paul Dennehy)
Montour County, Pennsylvania, United States June 27, 2016 Details
Ctenucha virginica
Virginia Ctenucha
June 25, 2016 curtis.lehman
(Paul Dennehy)
Montour County, Pennsylvania, United States June 27, 2016 Details
Ceratomia undulosa
Waved sphinx
June 26, 2016 curtis.lehman
(Paul Dennehy)
Montour County, Pennsylvania, United States June 27, 2016 Details
Cerma cerintha
Tufted Bird-Dropping Moth
June 25, 2016 curtis.lehman
(Paul Dennehy)
Montour County, Pennsylvania, United States June 27, 2016 Details
Acleris forsskaleana
Maple Leaftier
June 25, 2016 curtis.lehman
(Paul Dennehy)
Montour County, Pennsylvania, United States June 27, 2016 Details
Battaristis concinusella June 26, 2016 curtis.lehman
(Paul Dennehy)
Montour County, Pennsylvania, United States June 27, 2016 Details
Orthodes cynica
Cynical Quaker
June 25, 2016 curtis.lehman
(Paul Dennehy)
Montour County, Pennsylvania, United States June 27, 2016 Details
Cepphis armataria
Scallop Moth
June 27, 2016 digginflowers Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States June 27, 2016 Details
Apatelodes torrefacta
Spotted Apatelodes Moth
June 27, 2016 digginflowers Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States June 27, 2016 Details
Amorpha juglandis
Walnut sphinx
June 27, 2016 digginflowers Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States June 27, 2016 Details
Cerma cerintha
Tufted Bird-Dropping Moth
June 27, 2016 digginflowers Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States June 27, 2016 Details
Dypterygia rozmani
American Bird-wing Moth
June 27, 2016 digginflowers Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States June 27, 2016 Details
Limnaecia phragmitella
Shy Cosmet
June 26, 2016 digginflowers Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States June 27, 2016 Details
Metria amella
Live Oak Metria Moth
June 27, 2016 JeanEvoy De Soto County, Florida, United States June 27, 2016 Details
Acharia stimulea
Saddleback Caterpillar Moth
June 27, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States June 27, 2016 Details
Adoneta spinuloides
Purple-crested Slug Moth
June 27, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States June 27, 2016 Details
Darapsa myron
Virginia creeper sphinx
June 26, 2016 afaningita Marion County, Indiana, United States June 27, 2016 Details
Zanclognatha laevigata
Variable Zanclognatha Moth
June 26, 2016 digginflowers Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States June 27, 2016 Details
Isogona tenuis
Thin-lined Owlet
June 26, 2016 digginflowers Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States June 27, 2016 Details
Antheraea polyphemus
Polyphemus moth
June 26, 2016 DietWaffles Otsego County, New York, United States June 27, 2016 Details
Synanthedon exitiosa
Peachtree Borer Moth
June 26, 2016 treichard Howard County, Maryland, United States June 27, 2016 Details
Apatelodes torrefacta
Spotted Apatelodes Moth
June 25, 2016 reaumema Lucas County, Ohio, United States June 27, 2016 Details
Ethmia zelleriella June 26, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada June 27, 2016 Details
Pseudothyatira cymatophoroides
Tufted Thyatirid
June 26, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada June 27, 2016 Details
Ceratomia amyntor
Elm sphinx
June 26, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada June 27, 2016 Details
Ctenucha virginica
Virginia Ctenucha
June 22, 2016 Jkinney Licking County, Ohio, United States June 27, 2016 Details
Ceratomia undulosa
Waved sphinx
May 31, 2016 somemel Union County, Ohio, United States June 27, 2016 Details
Automeris io
Io moth
June 26, 2016 somemel Union County, Ohio, United States June 27, 2016 Details
Papilio zelicaon
Anise Swallowtail
June 26, 2016 RichHubie Mendocino County, California, United States June 27, 2016 Details
Euphilotes battoides
Western Square-dotted Blue
June 26, 2016 PONYRCR Los Angeles County, California, United States June 27, 2016 Details
Speranza ribearia
Currant Spanworm Moth
June 26, 2016 cblazo Franklin County, Pennsylvania, United States June 27, 2016 Details
Actias luna
Luna moth
June 26, 2016 wmhinshaw Watauga County, North Carolina, United States June 27, 2016 Details
Archips purpurana June 26, 2016 digginflowers Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States June 27, 2016 Details
Herpetogramma theseusalis
Herpetogramma Moth
June 26, 2016 digginflowers Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States June 27, 2016 Details
Scopula compensata June 25, 2016 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States June 27, 2016 Details
Parasa chloris
Smaller Parasa
June 26, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States June 27, 2016 Details
Epipaschia superatalis
Dimorphic Macalla Moth
June 26, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States June 27, 2016 Details
Diachrysia balluca
Hologram Moth
June 26, 2016 monikawood Steuben County, New York, United States June 27, 2016 Details
Eulithis explanata
White Eulithis
June 24, 2016 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States June 27, 2016 Details
Costaconvexa centrostrigaria
The Bent-line Carpet
June 24, 2016 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States June 27, 2016 Details
Costaconvexa centrostrigaria
The Bent-line Carpet
June 13, 2016 Steve Scholnick Calvert County, Maryland, United States June 27, 2016 Details
Scopula limboundata
Large Lace-border
June 12, 2016 Steve Scholnick Calvert County, Maryland, United States June 27, 2016 Details
Amblyscirtes aesculapius
Lace-winged Roadside-Skipper
June 11, 2016 crprice Carter County, Missouri, United States June 27, 2016 Details
Poanes zabulon
Zabulon Skipper
June 25, 2015 crprice Ripley County, Missouri, United States June 27, 2016 Details
Poanes zabulon
Zabulon Skipper
July 10, 2015 crprice Ripley County, Missouri, United States June 27, 2016 Details
Pyralis farinalis
Meal Moth
June 25, 2016 sseagrave Sheridan County, Wyoming, United States June 27, 2016 Details