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
Hyles lineata
White-lined Sphinx
April 09, 2013 Angela Wolff San Diego County, California, United States May 25, 2015 Details
Trichorthosia diplogramma May 20, 2015 Jim Eckert Graham County, Arizona, United States May 25, 2015 Details
Agnippe prunifoliella May 25, 2015 Chip Krilowicz Camden County, New Jersey, United States May 25, 2015 Details
Rifseria fuscotaeniaella May 21, 2015 Jim Eckert Santa Cruz County, Arizona, United States May 25, 2015 Details
Pyromorpha dimidiata
Orange-patched Smoky Moth
May 25, 2015 Chip Krilowicz Camden County, New Jersey, United States May 25, 2015 Details
Ofatulena duodecemstriata May 19, 2015 Jim Eckert Pima County, Arizona, United States May 25, 2015 Details
Feralia jocosa
Jocose Sallow
May 05, 2015 CathK Albany County, New York, United States May 25, 2015 Details
Morrisonia confusa
Confused Woodgrain
May 06, 2015 CathK Albany County, New York, United States May 25, 2015 Details
Tetracis cachexiata
White Slant-line
May 24, 2015 Carol Thornton-Anderson Orange County, Indiana, United States May 25, 2015 Details
Moodna ostrinella
Darker Moodna Moth
May 25, 2015 Jeremy Martin Allegany County, New York, United States May 25, 2015 Details
Xanthorhoe ferrugata
Red Twin-spot
May 24, 2015 Aboover Knox County, Maine, United States May 25, 2015 Details
Hydrelia condensata May 24, 2015 Jeremy Martin Allegany County, New York, United States May 25, 2015 Details
Amorbia humerosana
White-lined Leafroller
May 23, 2015 disteffv Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States May 25, 2015 Details
Balsa labecula
White-blotched Balsa
May 20, 2015 disteffv Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States May 25, 2015 Details
Elaphria alapallida
Pale-winged Midget
May 23, 2015 disteffv Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States May 25, 2015 Details
Morrisonia confusa
Confused Woodgrain
May 23, 2015 disteffv Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States May 25, 2015 Details
Epelis truncataria
Black-Banded Orange
May 24, 2015 crm211b Ontario, Canada May 25, 2015 Details
Morrisonia latex
Fluid Arches
May 21, 2015 disteffv Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States May 25, 2015 Details
Anania funebris
White Spotted Sable Moth
May 24, 2015 monikawood Steuben County, New York, United States May 25, 2015 Details
Seirarctia echo
Echo Moth
May 24, 2015 Susan Joyce Marion County, Florida, United States May 25, 2015 Details
Catocala ilia
Ilia Underwing
May 16, 2015 Dr.B Raleigh County, West Virginia, United States May 25, 2015 Details
Ministrymon leda
Leda Ministreak
May 19, 2015 Lindsay Archimbaud Maricopa County, Arizona, United States May 25, 2015 Details
Pyrausta californicalis
California Pyrausta Moth
May 24, 2015 rebeccafm Los Angeles County, California, United States May 25, 2015 Details
Catocala amestris
Three-staffed Underwing
May 24, 2015 H. Hooper Wakulla County, Florida, United States May 25, 2015 Details
Amphipyra pyramidoides
Copper Underwing
May 24, 2015 schapin Centre County, Pennsylvania, United States May 25, 2015 Details
Zestusa dorus
Short-tailed Skipper
April 19, 2015 Doug Backlund Cochise County, Arizona, United States May 25, 2015 Details
Smerinthus cerisyi
One-eyed sphinx
May 15, 2015 letsgomoe Gallatin County, Montana, United States May 25, 2015 Details
Vanessa cardui
Painted Lady
September 15, 2014 fierablue Michigan, United States May 25, 2015 Details
Papilio cresphontes
Giant Swallowtail
May 21, 2015 fierablue Genesee County, Michigan, United States May 25, 2015 Details
Papilio cresphontes
Giant Swallowtail
August 10, 2013 fierablue Genesee County, Michigan, United States May 25, 2015 Details
Desmia funeralis
Grape Leaffolder Moth
May 24, 2015 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States May 24, 2015 Details
Lascoria ambigualis
Ambiguous Moth
May 24, 2015 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States May 24, 2015 Details
Battus philenor
Pipevine Swallowtail
May 24, 2015 Doug Bruce Carter County, Tennessee, United States May 24, 2015 Details
Megisto cymela
Little Wood-Satyr
May 24, 2015 Doug Bruce Carter County, Tennessee, United States May 24, 2015 Details
Polites peckius
Peck's Skipper
May 24, 2015 Doug Bruce Carter County, Tennessee, United States May 24, 2015 Details
Vanessa virginiensis
American Lady
May 24, 2015 Doug Bruce Carter County, Tennessee, United States May 24, 2015 Details
Vanessa atalanta
Red Admiral
May 24, 2015 Doug Bruce Carter County, Tennessee, United States May 24, 2015 Details
Cupido comyntas
Eastern Tailed-Blue
May 24, 2015 Doug Bruce Carter County, Tennessee, United States May 24, 2015 Details
Dichomeris inserrata May 18, 2015 Howell_Curtis Harrison County, Indiana, United States May 24, 2015 Details
Poanes hobomok
Hobomok Skipper
May 24, 2015 Doug Bruce Carter County, Tennessee, United States May 24, 2015 Details
Erynnis icelus
Dreamy Duskywing
May 24, 2015 stephen stedman Carter County, Tennessee, United States May 24, 2015 Details
Thorybes pylades
Northern Cloudywing
May 24, 2015 stephen stedman Carter County, Tennessee, United States May 24, 2015 Details
Battus philenor
Pipevine Swallowtail
May 24, 2015 Doug Bruce Carter County, Tennessee, United States May 24, 2015 Details
Chlosyne nycteis
Silvery Checkerspot
May 24, 2015 stephen stedman Carter County, Tennessee, United States May 24, 2015 Details
Limenitis archippus
Viceroy
May 24, 2015 Doug Bruce Carter County, Tennessee, United States May 24, 2015 Details
Epargyreus clarus
Silver-spotted Skipper
May 24, 2015 stephen stedman Carter County, Tennessee, United States May 24, 2015 Details
Polygonia interrogationis
Question Mark
May 24, 2015 Doug Bruce Carter County, Tennessee, United States May 24, 2015 Details
Polites peckius
Peck's Skipper
May 24, 2015 stephen stedman Carter County, Tennessee, United States May 24, 2015 Details
Pieris rapae
Cabbage White
May 24, 2015 stephen stedman Carter County, Tennessee, United States May 24, 2015 Details
Atalopedes campestris
Sachem
May 24, 2015 stephen stedman Carter County, Tennessee, United States May 24, 2015 Details
Myscelia ethusa
Mexican Bluewing
May 24, 2015 Robalero Hidalgo County, Texas, United States May 24, 2015 Details
Epiblema otiosana
Bidens Borer Moth
May 23, 2015 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States May 24, 2015 Details
Aglossa disciferalis
Pink-masked Pyralid Moth
May 23, 2015 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States May 24, 2015 Details
Erannis tiliaria
Linden Looper Moth
May 23, 2015 HH55 Stearns County, Minnesota, United States May 24, 2015 Details
Halysidota tessellaris
Banded Tussock Moth or Pale Tiger Moth
May 24, 2015 Cheri Pierce Lake County, Florida, United States May 24, 2015 Details
Eurytides marcellus
Zebra Swallowtail
May 23, 2015 Jonny K Brown County, Indiana, United States May 24, 2015 Details
Phyciodes tharos
Pearl Crescent
May 23, 2015 stephen stedman Unicoi County, Tennessee, United States May 24, 2015 Details
Erynnis juvenalis
Juvenal's Duskywing
May 23, 2015 Doug Bruce Unicoi County, Tennessee, United States May 24, 2015 Details
Abaeis nicippe
Sleepy Orange
May 23, 2015 Doug Bruce Unicoi County, Tennessee, United States May 24, 2015 Details
Polygonia interrogationis
Question Mark
May 23, 2015 Doug Bruce Unicoi County, Tennessee, United States May 24, 2015 Details
Parrhasius m album
White-M Hairstreak
May 23, 2015 Doug Bruce Unicoi County, Tennessee, United States May 24, 2015 Details
Cupido comyntas
Eastern Tailed-Blue
May 23, 2015 Doug Bruce Unicoi County, Tennessee, United States May 24, 2015 Details
Lycaena phlaeas
American Copper
May 23, 2015 Doug Bruce Unicoi County, Tennessee, United States May 24, 2015 Details
Poanes hobomok
Hobomok Skipper
May 23, 2015 Doug Bruce Unicoi County, Tennessee, United States May 24, 2015 Details
Calycopis cecrops
Red-banded Hairstreak
May 23, 2015 Doug Bruce Unicoi County, Tennessee, United States May 24, 2015 Details
Hesperia sassacus
Indian Skipper
May 23, 2015 Doug Bruce Unicoi County, Tennessee, United States May 24, 2015 Details
Euphyes vestris
Dun Skipper
May 23, 2015 Doug Bruce Unicoi County, Tennessee, United States May 24, 2015 Details
Agraulis vanillae
Gulf Fritillary
May 23, 2015 Doug Bruce Unicoi County, Tennessee, United States May 24, 2015 Details
Pieris rapae
Cabbage White
May 23, 2015 Doug Bruce Unicoi County, Tennessee, United States May 24, 2015 Details
Megisto cymela
Little Wood-Satyr
May 23, 2015 Doug Bruce Unicoi County, Tennessee, United States May 24, 2015 Details
Vanessa atalanta
Red Admiral
May 23, 2015 Doug Bruce Unicoi County, Tennessee, United States May 24, 2015 Details
Ancyloxypha numitor
Least Skipper
May 23, 2015 Doug Bruce Unicoi County, Tennessee, United States May 24, 2015 Details
Chlosyne nycteis
Silvery Checkerspot
May 23, 2015 Doug Bruce Unicoi County, Tennessee, United States May 24, 2015 Details
Hermeuptychia sosybius
Carolina Satyr
May 23, 2015 Doug Bruce Unicoi County, Tennessee, United States May 24, 2015 Details
Strymon istapa
Mallow Scrub-Hairstreak
September 02, 2010 pattypasztor Texas, Kendall County, United States May 24, 2015 Details
Heliomata cycladata
Common Spring Moth
May 23, 2015 cblazo Franklin County, Pennsylvania, United States May 24, 2015 Details
Chytolita morbidalis
Morbid Owlet Moth
May 23, 2015 cblazo Franklin County, Pennsylvania, United States May 24, 2015 Details
Antheraea polyphemus
Polyphemus moth
May 23, 2015 Chrissie Juneau County, Wisconsin, United States May 24, 2015 Details
Achatia distincta
Distinct Quaker
May 18, 2015 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada May 24, 2015 Details
Baileya ophthalmica
Eyed Baileya
May 31, 2010 Jeremy Martin Cattaraugus County, New York, United States May 24, 2015 Details
Vanessa atalanta
Red Admiral
May 20, 2015 shuda017 Carver County, Minnesota, United States May 24, 2015 Details
Ceratomia undulosa
Waved sphinx
May 23, 2015 zoeysgirl Ontario County, New York, United States May 24, 2015 Details
Prionapteryx achatina May 21, 2015 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States May 24, 2015 Details
Thorybes pylades
Northern Cloudywing
May 21, 2015 hiker96 Leavenworth County, Kansas, United States May 24, 2015 Details
Trichodezia albovittata
White-striped Black
May 07, 2015 H. Hooper Sevier County, Tennessee, United States May 24, 2015 Details
Erinnyis alope
Alope sphinx
May 20, 2015 schultzleor Okeechobee County, Florida, United States May 24, 2015 Details
Wallengrenia egeremet
Northern Broken-Dash
May 19, 2015 AJ Trently Fayette County, Tennessee, United States May 24, 2015 Details
Catocala ilia
Ilia Underwing
May 21, 2015 Beddragon Benton County, Oregon, United States May 23, 2015 Details
Hyles lineata
White-lined Sphinx
May 19, 2015 mothwing Napa County, California, United States May 23, 2015 Details
Thorybes pylades
Northern Cloudywing
May 23, 2015 stephen stedman Unicoi County, Tennessee, United States May 23, 2015 Details
Cyclophora pendulinaria
Sweetfern Geometer
May 22, 2015 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada May 23, 2015 Details
Argyrotaenia mariana
Gray-banded Leafroller
May 18, 2015 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada May 23, 2015 Details
Papilio polyxenes
Black Swallowtail
May 23, 2015 Robalero Hidalgo County, Texas, United States May 23, 2015 Details
Anartia fatima
Banded Peacock
May 23, 2015 Robalero Hidalgo County, Texas, United States May 23, 2015 Details
Eurema mexicana
Mexican Yellow
May 23, 2015 Robalero Hidalgo County, Texas, United States May 23, 2015 Details
Heliconius charithonia
Zebra Heliconian
May 23, 2015 Robalero Hidalgo County, Texas, United States May 23, 2015 Details
Argyrotaenia mariana
Gray-banded Leafroller
May 22, 2015 Aboover Knox County, Maine, United States May 23, 2015 Details
Papilio ornythion
Ornythion Swallowtail
May 23, 2015 Robalero Hidalgo County, Texas, United States May 23, 2015 Details
Automeris io
Io moth
May 21, 2015 Tom Preney Ontario, Canada May 23, 2015 Details
Tetracis cachexiata
White Slant-line
May 23, 2015 Chip Krilowicz Camden County, New Jersey, United States May 23, 2015 Details