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
Orgyia leucostigma
White-marked Tussock Moth
July 27, 2005 Ilse Gebhard Kalamazoo County, Michigan, United States April 10, 2017 Details
Dryocampa rubicunda
Rosy maple moth
May 29, 2008 alleerose Clare County, Michigan, United States April 20, 2017 Details
Pachysphinx modesta
Modest sphinx
July 15, 2008 alleerose Clare County, Michigan, United States April 20, 2017 Details
Polygonia faunus
Green Comma
August 09, 2008 Paul Tavares Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada April 26, 2017 Details
Orgyia leucostigma
White-marked Tussock Moth
August 09, 2008 Paul Tavares Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada April 26, 2017 Details
Aglais milberti
Milbert's Tortoiseshell
August 12, 2008 Paul Tavares Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada April 26, 2017 Details
Tolype velleda
Large Tolype Moth
September 22, 2008 Ilse Gebhard Kalamazoo County, Michigan, United States April 10, 2017 Details
Xanthotype sospeta
Crocus Geometer
May 22, 2010 Ilse Gebhard Kalamazoo County, Michigan, United States April 07, 2017 Details
Eubaphe mendica
The Beggar
June 10, 2010 Ilse Gebhard Kalamazoo County, Michigan, United States April 07, 2017 Details
Cisseps fulvicollis
Yellow-collared Scape Moth
August 27, 2010 Ilse Gebhard Kalamazoo County, Michigan, United States April 20, 2017 Details
Egira dolosa April 20, 2012 Jim Eckert Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania, United States April 25, 2017 Details
Pyrausta tyralis May 03, 2012 MarilynG Hillsborough County, Florida, United States April 24, 2017 Details
Danaus gilippus
Queen
November 03, 2012 diwalks2 San Diego County, California, United States April 09, 2017 Details
Atlides halesus
Great Purple Hairstreak
November 04, 2012 diwalks2 San Diego County, California, United States April 09, 2017 Details
Danaus gilippus
Queen
November 04, 2012 diwalks2 San Diego County, California, United States April 09, 2017 Details
Apodemia mejicanus
Sonoran Metalmark
November 04, 2012 diwalks2 San Diego County, California, United States April 09, 2017 Details
Callophrys gryneus
Juniper Hairstreak
March 23, 2013 diwalks2 Riverside County, California, United States April 09, 2017 Details
Atlides halesus
Great Purple Hairstreak
March 30, 2013 diwalks2 Orange County, California, United States April 09, 2017 Details
Erynnis funeralis
Funereal Duskywing
May 26, 2013 diwalks2 Orange County, California, United States April 10, 2017 Details
Satyrium californica
California Hairstreak
June 09, 2013 diwalks2 San Diego County, California, United States April 10, 2017 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
June 15, 2013 alleerose Clare County, Michigan, United States April 19, 2017 Details
Heterophleps triguttaria
Three-spotted Fillip
June 16, 2013 Stylurus Washtenaw County, Michigan, United States April 07, 2017 Details
Automeris io
Io moth
June 22, 2013 alleerose Clare County, Michigan, United States April 20, 2017 Details
Speranza pustularia
Lesser Maple Spanworm Moth
July 06, 2013 Stylurus Washtenaw County, Michigan, United States April 07, 2017 Details
Idia aemula
Common Idia Moth
July 06, 2013 Stylurus Washtenaw County, Michigan, United States April 07, 2017 Details
Eusarca confusaria
Confused Eusarca
July 07, 2013 Stylurus Washtenaw County, Michigan, United States April 07, 2017 Details
Probole alienaria
Alien Probole
July 09, 2013 wwasham19536@yahoo.com Michigan, United States April 07, 2017 Details
Epimecis hortaria
Tulip-Tree Beauty
August 02, 2013 Nick Pulcinella Chester County, Pennsylvania, United States April 13, 2017 Details
Mythimna unipuncta
Armyworm Moth
August 02, 2013 Nick Pulcinella Chester County, Pennsylvania, United States April 13, 2017 Details
Brephidium exilis
Western Pygmy-Blue
October 12, 2013 tjrickert Davis County, Utah, United States April 22, 2017 Details
Acleris subnivana March 22, 2014 Bill Keim Harford County, Maryland, United States April 16, 2017 Details
Celastrina neglecta
Summer Azure
April 06, 2014 birder89 Cabell County, West Virginia, United States April 13, 2017 Details
Tetracis cachexiata
White Slant-line
June 15, 2014 debbiem120 Oakland County, Michigan, United States April 07, 2017 Details
Heliothis acesias June 17, 2014 Carl Freeman Manistee County, Michigan, United States April 07, 2017 Details
Apamea sordens finitima
Bordered Apamea
June 21, 2014 James Fox Oakland County, Michigan, United States April 07, 2017 Details
Parallelia bistriaris
Maple Looper Moth
June 26, 2014 pomarinejaeger Osceola County, Michigan, United States April 07, 2017 Details
Plutella xylostella
Diamondback Moth
June 26, 2014 jsherman Oakland County, Michigan, United States April 13, 2017 Details
Nomophila nearctica
Lucerne Moth
June 29, 2014 pomarinejaeger Tuscola County, Michigan, United States April 17, 2017 Details
Nomophila nearctica
Lucerne Moth
June 29, 2014 pomarinejaeger Sanilac County, Michigan, United States April 17, 2017 Details
Limnaecia phragmitella
Shy Cosmet
June 29, 2014 jsherman Oakland County, Michigan, United States April 17, 2017 Details
Microcrambus elegans
Elegant Grass-veneer
June 30, 2014 jsherman Oakland County, Michigan, United States April 13, 2017 Details
Xylesthia pruniramiella July 02, 2014 jsherman Oakland County, Michigan, United States April 17, 2017 Details
Chrysoteuchia topiaria July 04, 2014 pomarinejaeger Tuscola County, Michigan, United States April 17, 2017 Details
Platynota semiustana July 05, 2014 pomarinejaeger Tuscola County, Michigan, United States April 14, 2017 Details
Limnaecia phragmitella
Shy Cosmet
July 05, 2014 pomarinejaeger Tuscola County, Michigan, United States April 20, 2017 Details
Iridopsis ephyraria
Pale-winged Gray
July 12, 2014 Sam Hollar Ottawa County, Michigan, United States April 07, 2017 Details
Oegoconia novimundi
Four-spotted Yellowneck
July 12, 2014 pomarinejaeger Tuscola County, Michigan, United States April 14, 2017 Details
Nadata gibbosa
White-dotted Prominent
July 12, 2014 Lisa Appel Michigan, United States April 07, 2017 Details
Nomophila nearctica
Lucerne Moth
July 13, 2014 pomarinejaeger Osceola County, Michigan, United States April 20, 2017 Details
Scythris limbella
Chenopodium Scythris Moth
July 13, 2014 jsherman Oakland County, Michigan, United States April 14, 2017 Details
Satyrium edwardsii
Edwards' Hairstreak
July 17, 2014 jandrusz Beaver Island County, Michigan, United States April 13, 2017 Details
Plutella xylostella
Diamondback Moth
July 17, 2014 pomarinejaeger Tuscola County, Michigan, United States April 13, 2017 Details
Choristoneura pinus
Jack Pine Budworm Moth
July 19, 2014 pomarinejaeger Tuscola County, Michigan, United States April 17, 2017 Details
Scopula limboundata
Large Lace-border
July 19, 2014 jsherman Oakland County, Michigan, United States April 07, 2017 Details
Choristoneura pinus
Jack Pine Budworm Moth
July 21, 2014 pomarinejaeger Montmorency County, Michigan, United States April 17, 2017 Details
Clostera albosigma
Sigmoid Prominent
July 21, 2014 pomarinejaeger Montmorency County, Michigan, United States April 07, 2017 Details
Prochoerodes lineola
Large Maple Spanworm Moth
July 21, 2014 pomarinejaeger Montmorency County, Michigan, United States April 07, 2017 Details
Peridea angulosa
Angulose Prominent
July 21, 2014 pomarinejaeger Montmorency County, Michigan, United States April 17, 2017 Details
Cerma cerintha
Tufted Bird-Dropping Moth
July 21, 2014 pomarinejaeger Montmorency County, Michigan, United States April 20, 2017 Details
Halysidota tessellaris
Banded Tussock Moth or Pale Tiger Moth
July 21, 2014 pomarinejaeger Montmorency County, Michigan, United States April 20, 2017 Details
Mompha eloisella
Red-streaked Mompha
July 21, 2014 pomarinejaeger Otsego County, Michigan, United States April 14, 2017 Details
Nematocampa resistaria
Horned Spanworm Moth
July 21, 2014 pomarinejaeger Otsego County, Michigan, United States April 07, 2017 Details
Carectocultus perstrialis
Reed-boring Crambid Moth
July 22, 2014 pomarinejaeger Otsego County, Michigan, United States April 17, 2017 Details
Idaea dimidiata
Single-dotted Wave
July 22, 2014 pomarinejaeger Montmorency County, Michigan, United States April 07, 2017 Details
Bleptina caradrinalis
Bent-winged Owlet Moth
July 22, 2014 pomarinejaeger Montmorency County, Michigan, United States April 14, 2017 Details
Elophila icciusalis
Pondside Pyralid
July 22, 2014 pomarinejaeger Montmorency County, Michigan, United States April 20, 2017 Details
Hemaris diffinis
Snowberry Clearwing
July 25, 2014 pomarinejaeger Osceola County, Michigan, United States April 13, 2017 Details
Haematopis grataria
Chickweed Geometer
July 30, 2014 pomarinejaeger Sanilac County, Michigan, United States April 07, 2017 Details
Loxostege sticticalis
Beet Webworm Moth
July 30, 2014 pomarinejaeger Sanilac County, Michigan, United States April 14, 2017 Details
Poanes viator
Broad-winged Skipper
July 31, 2014 Henry Fleming Macomb County, Michigan, United States April 13, 2017 Details
Furcula borealis
White Furcula
August 01, 2014 EDUKTR Michigan, United States April 10, 2017 Details
Nomophila nearctica
Lucerne Moth
August 02, 2014 pomarinejaeger Genesee County, Michigan, United States April 20, 2017 Details
Pyrausta orphisalis
Orange Mint Moth
August 02, 2014 pomarinejaeger Tuscola County, Michigan, United States April 20, 2017 Details
Leptotes marina
Marine Blue
August 02, 2014 tiorickbutterfly Orange County, California, United States April 16, 2017 Details
Lymantria dispar
Gypsy Moth
August 04, 2014 pmurray007 Oakland County, Michigan, United States April 17, 2017 Details
Schinia florida
Primrose Moth
August 06, 2014 FifeLake Grand Traverse County, Michigan, United States April 17, 2017 Details
Pyralis farinalis
Meal Moth
August 06, 2014 James Fox Oakland County, Michigan, United States April 20, 2017 Details
Amphipyra pyramidoides
Copper Underwing
August 08, 2014 James Fox Oakland County, Michigan, United States April 20, 2017 Details
Nomophila nearctica
Lucerne Moth
August 09, 2014 pomarinejaeger Genesee County, Michigan, United States April 20, 2017 Details
Caripeta piniata
Northern Pine Looper Moth
August 10, 2014 JohnRoosenberg Allegan County, Michigan, United States April 07, 2017 Details
Udea rubigalis
Celery Leaftier Moth
August 10, 2014 JohnRoosenberg Allegan County, Michigan, United States April 20, 2017 Details
Synchlora aerata
Wavy-Lined Emerald
August 10, 2014 JohnRoosenberg Allegan County, Michigan, United States April 07, 2017 Details
Chlorochlamys chloroleucaria
Blackberry Looper Moth
August 11, 2014 JohnRoosenberg Allegan County, Michigan, United States April 07, 2017 Details
Cisseps fulvicollis
Yellow-collared Scape Moth
August 11, 2014 JohnRoosenberg Allegan County, Michigan, United States April 20, 2017 Details
Anavitrinella pampinaria
Common Gray
August 11, 2014 JohnRoosenberg Allegan County, Michigan, United States April 10, 2017 Details
Chlorochlamys chloroleucaria
Blackberry Looper Moth
August 11, 2014 JohnRoosenberg Allegan County, Michigan, United States April 07, 2017 Details
Scoliopteryx libatrix
The Herald
August 12, 2014 2spotawing Macomb County, Michigan, United States April 10, 2017 Details
Anavitrinella pampinaria
Common Gray
August 12, 2014 JohnRoosenberg Allegan County, Michigan, United States April 10, 2017 Details
Nemoria bistriaria
Red-fringed Emerald
August 16, 2014 James Fox Oakland County, Michigan, United States April 07, 2017 Details
Idia americalis
American Idia Moth
August 16, 2014 James Fox Oakland County, Michigan, United States April 10, 2017 Details
Haploa confusa
Confused Haploa
August 18, 2014 tmlehman Crawford County, Michigan, United States April 20, 2017 Details
Pyralis farinalis
Meal Moth
August 22, 2014 Nick Pulcinella Chester County, Pennsylvania, United States April 14, 2017 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
August 28, 2014 Taysha Livingston Parish, Louisiana, United States April 17, 2017 Details
Thyridopteryx ephemeraeformis
Evergreen Bagworm Moth
August 30, 2014 Tommy m Oakland County, Michigan, United States April 10, 2017 Details
Elophila obliteralis
Waterlily Leafcutter Moth
September 01, 2014 pomarinejaeger Tuscola County, Michigan, United States April 20, 2017 Details
Dioryctria zimmermani
Zimmerman Pine Moth
September 01, 2014 pomarinejaeger Tuscola County, Michigan, United States April 20, 2017 Details
Parapoynx maculalis September 01, 2014 pomarinejaeger Tuscola County, Michigan, United States April 20, 2017 Details
Agriphila vulgivagella September 01, 2014 pomarinejaeger Tuscola County, Michigan, United States April 20, 2017 Details
Tolype velleda
Large Tolype Moth
September 23, 2014 PamelaF Livingston County, Michigan, United States April 10, 2017 Details
Operophtera bruceata
The Bruce Spanworm
November 08, 2014 Stylurus Washtenaw County, Michigan, United States April 07, 2017 Details