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 Datesort icon Submitter Location Verified Date
Limenitis arthemis arthemis
White Admiral
June 09, 2004 digginflowers Snyder County, Pennsylvania, United States August 22, 2016 Details
Forsebia cinis
Forsebia Moth
July 23, 2004 Indy Entomologist Pima County, Arizona, United States August 19, 2016 Details
Enyo lugubris
Mournful sphinx
November 14, 2008 Peter Homann Leon County, Florida, United States August 19, 2016 Details
Synchlora aerata
Wavy-Lined Emerald
July 05, 2010 tom nolan Burlington County, New Jersey, United States August 22, 2016 Details
Cycnia tenera
Delicate Cycnia or Dogbane Tiger Moth
July 21, 2010 tom nolan Burlington County, New Jersey, United States August 22, 2016 Details
Zale phaeocapna February 05, 2012 Peter Homann Leon County, Florida, United States August 23, 2016 Details
Elaphria festivoides
Festive Midget
March 23, 2012 Peter Homann Leon County, Florida, United States August 16, 2016 Details
Diasemiopsis leodocusalis April 17, 2012 Peter Homann Leon County, Florida, United States August 03, 2016 Details
Psara obscuralis April 19, 2012 Peter Homann Leon County, Florida, United States August 03, 2016 Details
Fernaldella fimetaria July 12, 2012 klebo Coconino County, Arizona, United States August 19, 2016 Details
Mythimna unipuncta
Armyworm Moth
July 17, 2012 Peter Homann Leon County, Florida, United States August 16, 2016 Details
Schizura concinna
Red-humped Caterpillar Moth
July 29, 2012 Peter Homann Leon County, Florida, United States August 17, 2016 Details
Ephestiodes infimella August 10, 2012 Jon Rapp Dent County, Missouri, United States August 13, 2016 Details
Heliocheilus julia August 19, 2012 GCSnelling Cochise County, Arizona, United States August 18, 2016 Details
Acronicta clarescens August 19, 2012 Peter Homann Leon County, Florida, United States August 16, 2016 Details
Furcula scolopendrina
Zigzag Furcula Moth
August 26, 2012 GCSnelling Cochise County, Arizona, United States August 18, 2016 Details
Vanessa cardui
Painted Lady
September 12, 2012 digginflowers New Brunswick, Canada August 23, 2016 Details
Condica videns
White-dotted Groundling
September 18, 2012 Peter Homann Leon County, Florida, United States August 16, 2016 Details
Phoebis sennae
Cloudless Sulphur
September 22, 2012 gldearman Leon County, Florida, United States August 20, 2016 Details
Acrolophus arcanellus
Grass Tubeworm Moth
September 29, 2012 Peter Homann Leon County, Florida, United States August 12, 2016 Details
Glena plumosaria November 17, 2012 Peter Homann Leon County, Florida, United States August 18, 2016 Details
Palpita magniferalis
Splendid Palpita
January 11, 2013 Peter Homann Leon County, Florida, United States August 03, 2016 Details
Pyreferra pettiti January 20, 2013 Peter Homann Leon County, Florida, United States August 17, 2016 Details
Tacparia zalissaria January 28, 2013 Peter Homann Leon County, Florida, United States August 18, 2016 Details
Egira alternans
Alternate Woodling
February 03, 2013 Peter Homann Leon County, Florida, United States August 17, 2016 Details
Coelostathma discopunctana
The Batman Moth
April 13, 2013 Peter Homann Leon County, Florida, United States August 09, 2016 Details
Archips argyrospila
Fruit-tree Leafroller Moth
May 05, 2013 Peter Homann Leon County, Florida, United States August 10, 2016 Details
Conchylodes ovulalis May 06, 2013 Peter Homann Leon County, Florida, United States August 04, 2016 Details
Diacme elealis May 08, 2013 Peter Homann Leon County, Florida, United States August 02, 2016 Details
Actias luna
Luna moth
May 09, 2013 Greenesnake Gibson County, Tennessee, United States August 21, 2016 Details
Catocala connubialis
Connubial Underwing
May 13, 2013 Peter Homann Leon County, Florida, United States August 20, 2016 Details
Dryas iulia
Julia Heliconian
May 27, 2013 jakester322 Broward County, Florida, United States August 02, 2016 Details
Litoprosopus futilis
Palmetto Borer Moth
May 27, 2013 Peter Homann Leon County, Florida, United States August 02, 2016 Details
Pyrausta pseuderosnealis May 31, 2013 Peter Homann Leon County, Florida, United States August 02, 2016 Details
Orgyia leucostigma
White-marked Tussock Moth
June 12, 2013 DCLinck Montgomery County, Maryland, United States August 19, 2016 Details
Darapsa myron
Virginia creeper sphinx
June 12, 2013 DCLinck Montgomery County, Maryland, United States August 19, 2016 Details
Feltia subterranea
Subterranean Dart Moth
June 20, 2013 Peter Homann Leon County, Florida, United States August 16, 2016 Details
Allotria elonympha
False Underwing
June 24, 2013 Peter Homann Leon County, Florida, United States August 20, 2016 Details
Scardia approximatella June 26, 2013 Peter Homann Leon County, Florida, United States August 13, 2016 Details
Peridroma saucia
Variegated Cutworm Moth
July 01, 2013 Peter Homann Leon County, Florida, United States August 16, 2016 Details
Spodoptera latifascia
Velvet Armyworm Moth
July 03, 2013 Peter Homann Leon County, Florida, United States August 16, 2016 Details
Oenobotys vinotinctalis
Wine-tinted Oenobotys
July 10, 2013 Peter Homann Leon County, Florida, United States August 02, 2016 Details
Elaphria versicolor
Variegated Midget
July 16, 2013 Peter Homann Leon County, Florida, United States August 17, 2016 Details
Hypercompe permaculata July 22, 2013 GCSnelling Cochise County, Arizona, United States August 18, 2016 Details
Phyllodesma americana
Lappet Moth
July 22, 2013 GCSnelling Cochise County, Arizona, United States August 18, 2016 Details
Speyeria mormonia
Mormon Fritillary
July 23, 2013 N Weasel Madera County, California, United States August 12, 2016 Details
Ceratomia sonorensis
Sonoran sphinx
July 25, 2013 GCSnelling Cochise County, Arizona, United States August 18, 2016 Details
Sphingicampa montana July 26, 2013 GCSnelling Santa Cruz County, Arizona, United States August 18, 2016 Details
Eacles oslari
Oslar's eacles
July 26, 2013 GCSnelling Santa Cruz County, Arizona, United States August 18, 2016 Details
Megalopyge opercularis
Southern Flannel Moth
July 26, 2013 GCSnelling Santa Cruz County, Arizona, United States August 18, 2016 Details
Samea multiplicalis July 26, 2013 Peter Homann Leon County, Florida, United States August 02, 2016 Details
Smerinthus cerisyi
One-eyed sphinx
July 27, 2013 GCSnelling Cochise County, Arizona, United States August 18, 2016 Details
Papilio troilus
Spicebush Swallowtail
August 10, 2013 DCLinck Clark County, Arkansas, United States August 21, 2016 Details
Cyllopsis gemma
Gemmed Satyr
August 10, 2013 DCLinck Clark County, Arkansas, United States August 23, 2016 Details
Enodia portlandia
Southern Pearly-eye
August 10, 2013 DCLinck Clark County, Arkansas, United States August 23, 2016 Details
Chlosyne nycteis
Silvery Checkerspot
August 10, 2013 DCLinck Clark County, Arkansas, United States August 23, 2016 Details
Thorybes confusis
Confused Cloudywing
August 10, 2013 DCLinck Clark County, Arkansas, United States August 23, 2016 Details
Asterocampa celtis
Hackberry Emperor
August 10, 2013 DCLinck Clark County, Arkansas, United States August 23, 2016 Details
Leptosteges flavicostella August 24, 2013 Peter Homann Leon County, Florida, United States August 03, 2016 Details
Datana major
Major Datana
August 25, 2013 wolfhoundgirl Wake County, North Carolina, United States August 23, 2016 Details
Hypsopygia binodulalis
Pink-fringed Dolichomia Moth
September 09, 2013 Peter Homann Leon County, Florida, United States August 05, 2016 Details
Hymenia perspectalis
Spotted Beet Webworm Moth
September 11, 2013 Peter Homann Leon County, Florida, United States August 02, 2016 Details
Acronicta hasta
Speared Dagger Moth
September 13, 2013 Peter Homann Leon County, Florida, United States August 16, 2016 Details
Chalcoela pegasalis September 13, 2013 Peter Homann Leon County, Florida, United States August 02, 2016 Details
Pyrausta tyralis September 18, 2013 Peter Homann Leon County, Florida, United States August 02, 2016 Details
Salbia haemorrhoidalis
Lantana Leaftier Moth
September 19, 2013 Peter Homann Leon County, Florida, United States August 04, 2016 Details
Blastobasis glandulella
Acorn Moth
September 26, 2013 Peter Homann Leon County, Florida, United States August 13, 2016 Details
Agrotis ipsilon
Ipsilon Dart
October 03, 2013 Peter Homann Leon County, Florida, United States August 16, 2016 Details
Glaphyria sequistrialis
White-roped Glaphyria
October 13, 2013 Peter Homann Leon County, Florida, United States August 02, 2016 Details
Carolella sartana
Broad-patch Carolella Moth
October 14, 2013 Peter Homann Leon County, Florida, United States August 09, 2016 Details
Basacallis tarachodes October 16, 2013 Peter Homann Leon County, Florida, United States August 05, 2016 Details
Glyphidocera juniperella
Juniper Tip Moth
October 23, 2013 Peter Homann Leon County, Florida, United States August 13, 2016 Details
Spoladea recurvalis
Hawaiian Beet Webworm
October 24, 2013 Peter Homann Leon County, Florida, United States August 02, 2016 Details
Tallula watsoni
Watson's Tallula Moth
November 04, 2013 Peter Homann Leon County, Florida, United States August 06, 2016 Details
Cabnia myronella November 16, 2013 Peter Homann Leon County, Florida, United States August 06, 2016 Details
Platynota flavedana March 29, 2014 Peter Homann Leon County, Florida, United States August 10, 2016 Details
Panthea furcilla
Eastern Panthea
April 04, 2014 Peter Homann Leon County, Florida, United States August 16, 2016 Details
Blastobasis pulchella April 04, 2014 Peter Homann Leon County, Florida, United States August 13, 2016 Details
Heliades mulleolella April 17, 2014 Peter Homann Leon County, Florida, United States August 06, 2016 Details
Acleris semipurpurana
Oak Leaftier Moth
April 18, 2014 Peter Homann Leon County, Florida, United States August 10, 2016 Details
Retinia gemistrigulana April 21, 2014 Peter Homann Leon County, Florida, United States August 10, 2016 Details
Cerma cerintha
Tufted Bird-Dropping Moth
April 22, 2014 Peter Homann Leon County, Florida, United States August 15, 2016 Details
Parapediasia decorella May 21, 2014 Peter Homann Leon County, Florida, United States August 03, 2016 Details
Hypsopygia olinalis May 21, 2014 Peter Homann Leon County, Florida, United States August 05, 2016 Details
Pediasia trisecta
Sod Webworm Moth
June 02, 2014 jennifereh Grundy County, Illinois, United States August 23, 2016 Details
Metalectra discalis
Common Fungus Moth
June 15, 2014 ozcomomoths Ozark County, Missouri, United States August 13, 2016 Details
Calycopis isobeon
Dusky-blue Groundstreak
June 16, 2014 Donna Menke Caldwell County, Texas, United States August 03, 2016 Details
Hylephila phyleus
Fiery Skipper
June 26, 2014 DCLinck Santa Barbara County, California, United States August 18, 2016 Details
Pyrausta insignitalis
Dark-banded Pyrausta
June 26, 2014 Peter Homann Leon County, Florida, United States August 02, 2016 Details
Datana integerrima
Walnut Caterpillar Moth
June 27, 2014 JHCarpenter Marion County, Tennessee, United States August 21, 2016 Details
Palthis asopialis
Faint-spotted Palthis Moth
July 03, 2014 Peter Homann Leon County, Florida, United States August 20, 2016 Details
Apodemia virgulti
Behr's Metalmark
July 05, 2014 DCLinck San Luis Obispo County, California, United States August 18, 2016 Details
Satyrium saepium
Hedgerow Hairstreak
July 05, 2014 DCLinck San Luis Obispo County, California, United States August 18, 2016 Details
Spodoptera ornithogalli
Yellow-striped Armyworm Moth
July 06, 2014 Peter Homann Leon County, Florida, United States August 16, 2016 Details
Antaeotricha humilis July 23, 2014 Peter Homann Leon County, Florida, United States August 10, 2016 Details
Givira lotta July 24, 2014 Betsy Higgins Yavapai County, Arizona, United States August 19, 2016 Details
Dysschema howardi July 26, 2014 AmyLewis Santa Fe County, New Mexico, United States August 06, 2016 Details
Pyrausta acrionalis July 26, 2014 Peter Homann Leon County, Florida, United States August 02, 2016 Details
Eacles imperialis
Imperial moth
July 27, 2014 Peter Homann Leon County, Florida, United States August 18, 2016 Details
Dioryctria ebeli
Southern Coastal Coneworm Moth
July 27, 2014 Peter Homann Leon County, Florida, United States August 06, 2016 Details