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.

Click on a point to see details of the sighting.

Sightings can be sorted by scientific name, common name, and date. Access species profiles by clicking on the scientific name link. Additional information about each sighting is available by clicking on "Details."

You don't have Javascript enabled. Hover for more information! But don't worry: you can still use this web site! You have two options:
  • enable Javascript in your browser and then refresh this page, for a much enhanced experience.
  • click the Update button every time you want to update the selection.
Species Observation Datesort icon Submitter Location Verified Date
Anartia fatima
Banded Peacock
May 16, 1980 rockspring2010 Hamilton County, Ohio, United States March 07, 2017 Details
Protoboarmia porcelaria
Porcelain Gray
July 09, 2003 jtylerbell Calvert County, Maryland, United States March 07, 2017 Details
Hypsoropha monilis
Large Necklace Moth
April 16, 2006 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States March 04, 2017 Details
Hemaris diffinis
Snowberry Clearwing
April 21, 2006 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States March 07, 2017 Details
Papilio cresphontes
Giant Swallowtail
September 09, 2006 donh1298 Hardeman County, Tennessee, United States March 19, 2017 Details
Vanessa virginiensis
American Lady
April 29, 2007 Shirley Wilkerson Brazos County, Texas, United States March 11, 2017 Details
Spodoptera ornithogalli
Yellow-striped Armyworm Moth
June 23, 2007 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States March 04, 2017 Details
Hymenia perspectalis
Spotted Beet Webworm Moth
September 12, 2007 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States March 05, 2017 Details
Calycopis isobeon
Dusky-blue Groundstreak
October 02, 2007 Shirley Wilkerson Brazos County, Texas, United States March 12, 2017 Details
Melanchroia chephise
White-tipped Black
October 10, 2007 Paul Ribitzki Love County, Oklahoma, United States March 13, 2017 Details
Melanchroia chephise
White-tipped Black
October 21, 2007 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States March 13, 2017 Details
Psychomorpha epimenis
Grapevine Epimenis
March 21, 2008 Paul Ribitzki Love County, Oklahoma, United States March 13, 2017 Details
Psychomorpha epimenis
Grapevine Epimenis
April 04, 2008 Paul Ribitzki Woodward County, Oklahoma, United States March 13, 2017 Details
Thyris sepulchralis
Mournful Thyris
April 22, 2008 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States March 06, 2017 Details
Alypia octomaculata
Eight-spotted Forester
April 23, 2008 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States March 05, 2017 Details
Hermeuptychia sosybius
Carolina Satyr
June 01, 2008 Shirley Wilkerson Brazos County, Texas, United States March 12, 2017 Details
Hypoprepia fucosa
Painted Lichen Moth
June 14, 2008 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States March 05, 2017 Details
Chlosyne nycteis
Silvery Checkerspot
July 14, 2008 donh1298 Hardeman County, Tennessee, United States March 19, 2017 Details
Harrisina americana
Grapeleaf Skeletonizer Moth
July 25, 2008 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States March 05, 2017 Details
Hyalophora cecropia
Cecropia silkmoth
September 01, 2008 Ilse Gebhard Kalamazoo County, Michigan, United States March 07, 2017 Details
Pyrausta laticlavia
Southern Purple Mint Moth
July 23, 2009 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States March 04, 2017 Details
Palthis angulalis
Dark-spotted Palthis Moth
July 24, 2009 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States March 05, 2017 Details
Phosphila miselioides
Spotted Phosphila
July 25, 2009 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States March 05, 2017 Details
Desmia funeralis/maculalis July 27, 2009 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States March 07, 2017 Details
Hypomecis umbrosaria July 27, 2009 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States March 05, 2017 Details
Panopoda rufimargo
Red-lined Panopoda
July 28, 2009 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States March 05, 2017 Details
Litodonta hydromeli July 30, 2009 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States March 05, 2017 Details
Marathyssa inficita
Dark Marathyssa Moth
July 30, 2009 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States March 05, 2017 Details
Prochoerodes lineola
Large Maple Spanworm Moth
July 31, 2009 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States March 06, 2017 Details
Hypsoropha hormos July 31, 2009 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States March 05, 2017 Details
Tornos scolopacinarius August 02, 2009 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States March 06, 2017 Details
Hyphantria cunea
Fall Webworm Moth
August 03, 2009 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States March 06, 2017 Details
Peridroma saucia
Variegated Cutworm Moth
August 14, 2009 David Trently Knox County, Tennessee, United States March 06, 2017 Details
Oneida lunulalis
Orange-tufted Oneida Moth
August 15, 2009 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States March 05, 2017 Details
Virbia rubicundaria
Ruddy Holomelina
August 18, 2009 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States March 13, 2017 Details
Marimatha nigrofimbria
Black-bordered Lemon Moth
August 21, 2009 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States March 06, 2017 Details
Nadata gibbosa
White-dotted Prominent
August 22, 2009 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States March 05, 2017 Details
Idia lubricalis
Glossy Black Idia Moth
August 24, 2009 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States March 05, 2017 Details
Patalene olyzonaria
Juniper Geometer
August 25, 2009 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States March 06, 2017 Details
Plusiodonta compressipalpis
Moonseed Moth
August 26, 2009 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States March 05, 2017 Details
Palpita arsaltealis August 30, 2009 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States March 05, 2017 Details
Lobocleta peralbata August 31, 2009 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States March 07, 2017 Details
Lochmaeus bilineata
Double-lined Prominent
September 01, 2009 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States March 05, 2017 Details
Lacinipolia explicata
Explicit Arches
September 01, 2009 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States March 05, 2017 Details
Matigramma pulverilinea September 05, 2009 Paul Ribitzki Noble County, Oklahoma, United States March 13, 2017 Details
Acrolophus popeanella
Clemens' Grass Tubeworm Moth
September 05, 2009 Paul Ribitzki Noble County, Oklahoma, United States March 13, 2017 Details
Argyria rufisignella
Mother-of-pearl Moth
September 10, 2009 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States March 06, 2017 Details
Cisthene tenuifascia
Thin-Banded Lichen Moth
September 10, 2009 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States March 03, 2017 Details
Eusarca confusaria
Confused Eusarca
September 13, 2009 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States March 13, 2017 Details
Athetis tarda
The Slow Poke
September 26, 2009 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States March 03, 2017 Details
Lacinipolia laudabilis
Laudable Arches
September 27, 2009 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States March 03, 2017 Details
Phoebis sennae
Cloudless Sulphur
September 30, 2009 Shirley Wilkerson Brazos County, Texas, United States March 12, 2017 Details
Atlides halesus
Great Purple Hairstreak
May 26, 2010 rhedden Texas, Lubbock County, United States March 23, 2017 Details
Thorybes confusis
Confused Cloudywing
July 03, 2010 Shirley Wilkerson Brazos County, Texas, United States March 14, 2017 Details
Thorybes pylades
Northern Cloudywing
July 03, 2010 Shirley Wilkerson Brazos County, Texas, United States March 14, 2017 Details
Polygonia interrogationis
Question Mark
July 03, 2010 Shirley Wilkerson Brazos County, Texas, United States March 12, 2017 Details
Acronicta americana
American Dagger Moth
August 11, 2010 Ilse Gebhard Kalamazoo County, Michigan, United States March 07, 2017 Details
Nomophila nearctica
Lucerne Moth
September 11, 2010 Vince Moxon Beltrami County, Minnesota, United States March 23, 2017 Details
Halysidota tessellaris
Banded Tussock Moth or Pale Tiger Moth
September 29, 2010 Ilse Gebhard Kalamazoo County, Michigan, United States March 07, 2017 Details
Udea rubigalis
Celery Leaftier Moth
September 27, 2011 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States March 03, 2017 Details
Thyridopteryx ephemeraeformis
Evergreen Bagworm Moth
September 28, 2011 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States March 04, 2017 Details
Thaumatopsis edonis September 28, 2011 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States March 05, 2017 Details
Feltia herilis
Master's Dart
September 28, 2011 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States March 03, 2017 Details
Elaphria festivoides
Festive Midget
September 29, 2011 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States March 03, 2017 Details
Orthonama obstipata
The Gem
September 30, 2011 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States March 12, 2017 Details
Spodoptera frugiperda
Fall Armyworm Moth
October 02, 2011 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States March 12, 2017 Details
Aristotelia devexella October 03, 2011 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States March 07, 2017 Details
Aristotelia amelanchierella October 05, 2011 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States March 12, 2017 Details
Eublemma minima
Everlasting Bud Moth
October 05, 2011 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States March 12, 2017 Details
Lineodes integra October 11, 2011 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States March 12, 2017 Details
Platyptilia carduidactyla
Artichoke Plume Moth
October 16, 2011 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States March 12, 2017 Details
Eucirroedia pampina
Scalloped Sallow
October 22, 2011 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States March 12, 2017 Details
Metaxaglaea viatica
Roadside Sallow
November 13, 2011 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States March 12, 2017 Details
Agrotis ipsilon
Ipsilon Dart
November 13, 2011 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States March 12, 2017 Details
Hypsopygia olinalis February 05, 2012 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States March 12, 2017 Details
Phoberia atomaris
Common Oak Moth
February 29, 2012 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States March 03, 2017 Details
Ctenucha virginica
Virginia Ctenucha
May 28, 2012 Ilse Gebhard Kalamazoo County, Michigan, United States March 07, 2017 Details
Xanthotype sp. June 06, 2012 gary yankech Ontario, Canada March 07, 2017 Details
Nymphalis antiopa
Mourning Cloak
February 05, 2013 Shirley Wilkerson Brazos County, Texas, United States March 11, 2017 Details
Geina periscelidactylus
Grape Plume Moth
July 09, 2013 gary yankech Ontario, Canada March 06, 2017 Details
Caenurgina crassiuscula
Clover Looper Moth
July 21, 2013 toddewen Ingham County, Michigan, United States March 16, 2017 Details
Xanthotype sp. August 11, 2013 gary yankech Ontario, Canada March 07, 2017 Details
Anteos clorinde
White Angled-Sulphur
September 02, 2013 Shirley Wilkerson Brazos County, Texas, United States March 12, 2017 Details
Protorthodes oviduca
Ruddy Quaker
March 14, 2014 Peter Homann Leon County, Florida, United States March 15, 2017 Details
Eupsilia morrisoni
Morrison's Sallow
April 13, 2014 Stylurus Washtenaw County, Michigan, United States March 16, 2017 Details
Phigalia titea
Spiny Looper
April 13, 2014 Stylurus Washtenaw County, Michigan, United States March 16, 2017 Details
Ematurga amitaria
Cranberry Spanworm Moth
June 02, 2014 James Fox Gladwin County, Michigan, United States March 16, 2017 Details
Campaea perlata
Pale Beauty
June 09, 2014 aimmichka Oakland County, Michigan, United States March 16, 2017 Details
Sphinx poecila
Poecila sphinx
June 09, 2014 melon989 Manistee County, Michigan, United States March 16, 2017 Details
Eudryas grata
Beautiful Wood-nymph
June 18, 2014 scwilso35 Preston County, West Virginia, United States March 10, 2017 Details
Xanthotype sp. June 19, 2014 gary yankech Ontario, Canada March 07, 2017 Details
Xanthorhoe ferrugata
Red Twin-spot
June 19, 2014 jsherman Oakland County, Michigan, United States March 16, 2017 Details
Paonias myops
Small-eyed sphinx
June 21, 2014 scwilso35 Hampshire County, West Virginia, United States March 10, 2017 Details
Apatelodes torrefacta
Spotted Apatelodes Moth
June 24, 2014 scwilso35 Hampshire County, West Virginia, United States March 10, 2017 Details
Pseudeustrotia carneola
Pink-barred Pseudeustrotia
June 24, 2014 jsherman Oakland County, Michigan, United States March 17, 2017 Details
Elophila icciusalis
Pondside Pyralid
June 26, 2014 pomarinejaeger Wexford County, Michigan, United States March 16, 2017 Details
Nematocampa resistaria
Horned Spanworm Moth
June 26, 2014 jsherman Oakland County, Michigan, United States March 16, 2017 Details
Xanthotype sospeta
Crocus Geometer
June 27, 2014 DianeOmer Ottawa County, Michigan, United States March 16, 2017 Details
Galgula partita
The Wedgling
June 27, 2014 pomarinejaeger Tuscola County, Michigan, United States March 17, 2017 Details
Elophila icciusalis
Pondside Pyralid
June 27, 2014 pomarinejaeger Osceola County, Michigan, United States March 16, 2017 Details