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
Dryas iulia
Julia Heliconian
January 15, 2007 redfishin Duval County, Florida, United States January 11, 2017 Details
Caligo telamonius
Pale Owl
July 05, 2008 naomiblinick Puntarenas, Costa Rica January 23, 2017 Details
Catocala vidua
The Widow
August 25, 2008 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States January 21, 2017 Details
Wallengrenia egeremet
Northern Broken-Dash
September 07, 2008 redfishin Nassau County, Florida, United States January 11, 2017 Details
Celastrina neglecta
Summer Azure
April 12, 2009 redfishin Nassau County, Florida, United States January 11, 2017 Details
Marimatha nigrofimbria
Black-bordered Lemon Moth
May 27, 2009 Jon Rapp Boone County, Missouri, United States January 20, 2017 Details
Euphyes arpa
Palmetto Skipper
August 23, 2009 redfishin Nassau County, Florida, United States January 11, 2017 Details
Polites origenes
Crossline Skipper
August 23, 2009 redfishin Nassau County, Florida, United States January 11, 2017 Details
Lerodea eufala
Eufala Skipper
October 21, 2010 Shirley Wilkerson Brazos County, Texas, United States January 08, 2017 Details
Calpodes ethlius
Brazilian Skipper
November 11, 2010 redfishin Nassau County, Florida, United States January 11, 2017 Details
Hemiargus ceraunus
Ceraunus Blue
December 01, 2010 afleishman Sonora, Mexico January 23, 2017 Details
Celastrina ladon
Spring Azure
April 03, 2011 Nancy Weiss Albemarle County, Virginia, United States January 23, 2017 Details
Satyrium liparops
Striped Hairstreak
May 16, 2011 redfishin Nassau County, Florida, United States January 11, 2017 Details
Celastrina neglecta
Summer Azure
May 19, 2011 Nancy Weiss Albemarle County, Virginia, United States January 23, 2017 Details
Callosamia promethea
Promethea silkmoth
May 29, 2011 mothman27 Whitley County, Indiana, United States January 11, 2017 Details
Erynnis baptisiae
Wild Indigo Duskywing
September 21, 2011 redfishin Nassau County, Florida, United States January 11, 2017 Details
Nymphalis antiopa
Mourning Cloak
February 05, 2012 redfishin Nassau County, Florida, United States January 11, 2017 Details
Celastrina ladon
Spring Azure
April 27, 2012 K Stilwell Russell County, Virginia, United States January 23, 2017 Details
Euphyes vestris
Dun Skipper
May 25, 2012 sarabseth Alexandria City County, Virginia, United States January 23, 2017 Details
Cupido amyntula
Western Tailed-Blue
May 28, 2012 plex1ppus Spokane County, Washington, United States January 23, 2017 Details
Grammia virgo
Virgin Tiger Moth
June 10, 2012 mothman27 Whitley County, Indiana, United States January 11, 2017 Details
Dysstroma citrata
Dark Marbled Carpet
July 02, 2012 klebo Alberta, Canada January 08, 2017 Details
Crambus agitatellus July 02, 2012 mothman27 Whitley County, Indiana, United States January 11, 2017 Details
Halysidota sp. July 02, 2012 mothman27 Whitley County, Indiana, United States January 11, 2017 Details
Datana integerrima
Walnut Caterpillar Moth
July 02, 2012 mothman27 Whitley County, Indiana, United States January 09, 2017 Details
Caenurgina erechtea
Forage Looper Moth
July 03, 2012 mothman27 Whitley County, Indiana, United States January 11, 2017 Details
Tetracis crocallata
Yellow Slant-line
July 09, 2012 mothman27 Whitley County, Indiana, United States January 11, 2017 Details
Callosamia angulifera
Tuliptree silkmoth
July 26, 2012 mothman27 Whitley County, Indiana, United States January 11, 2017 Details
Pompeius verna
Little Glassywing
August 06, 2012 redfishin Nassau County, Florida, United States January 11, 2017 Details
Vanessa cardui
Painted Lady
September 02, 2012 redfishin Nassau County, Florida, United States January 11, 2017 Details
Callophrys gryneus
Juniper Hairstreak
September 17, 2012 redfishin Clay County, Florida, United States January 11, 2017 Details
Erynnis juvenalis
Juvenal's Duskywing
May 19, 2013 jjweber Texas, San Jacinto County, United States January 08, 2017 Details
Colocasia propinquilinea
Closebanded Yellowhorn Moth
May 20, 2013 LinRandolph Ashtabula County, Ohio, United States January 09, 2017 Details
Limenitis arthemis
Red-spotted Purple or White Admiral
June 18, 2013 redfishin Clay County, Florida, United States January 11, 2017 Details
Choranthus haitensis
Haitian Skipper
June 26, 2013 LLJohnson Dominican Republic January 10, 2017 Details
Erynnis zarucco
Zarucco Duskywing
July 06, 2013 LLJohnson Dominican Republic January 22, 2017 Details
Pieris rapae
Cabbage White
September 09, 2013 sh11 Ontario, Canada January 14, 2017 Details
Dasychira leucophaea September 14, 2013 Roy Morris Polk County, Florida, United States January 08, 2017 Details
Anetia briarea
Many-spotted King
January 19, 2014 ronsavage Dominican Republic January 22, 2017 Details
Virbia fergusoni March 16, 2014 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States January 09, 2017 Details
Malacosoma incurvum April 21, 2014 Jim Eckert Cochise County, Arizona, United States January 16, 2017 Details
Hemileuca hualapai
Hualapai buckmoth
April 23, 2014 Jim Eckert Santa Cruz County, Arizona, United States January 15, 2017 Details
Orgyia leucostigma
White-marked Tussock Moth
April 27, 2014 Roy Morris Polk County, Florida, United States January 08, 2017 Details
Satyrium liparops
Striped Hairstreak
May 04, 2014 redfishin Clay County, Florida, United States January 11, 2017 Details
Catocala ilia
Ilia Underwing
May 05, 2014 Tiffg Jefferson County, Kentucky, United States January 08, 2017 Details
Estigmene acrea
Salt Marsh Moth or Acrea Moth
May 15, 2014 B. Elby Montgomery County, Maryland, United States January 15, 2017 Details
Clepsis melaleucana
Black-patched Clepsis Moth
May 30, 2014 Vince Moxon Du Page County, Illinois, United States January 17, 2017 Details
Pieris rapae
Cabbage White
June 07, 2014 sh11 Ontario, Canada January 16, 2017 Details
Orthosia hibisci
Speckled Green Fruitworm Moth
June 09, 2014 AngelaCoco Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, United States January 09, 2017 Details
Ceratomia amyntor
Elm sphinx
June 10, 2014 mothman27 Whitley County, Indiana, United States January 04, 2017 Details
Spilosoma virginica
Virginian Tiger Moth or Yellow Woolybear Moth
June 18, 2014 B. Elby Montgomery County, Maryland, United States January 15, 2017 Details
Nyctelius nyctelius
Violet-banded Skipper
June 21, 2014 Teresa Jacobs Dominican Republic January 09, 2017 Details
Speyeria callippe
Callippe Fritillary
July 05, 2014 PDunwiddie Kittitas County, Washington, United States January 05, 2017 Details
Ophisma tropicalis July 10, 2014 LLJohnson Dominican Republic January 10, 2017 Details
Lerema accius
Clouded Skipper
July 16, 2014 Redheart Canyonlands Bandera County, Texas, United States January 08, 2017 Details
Cymaenes tripunctus
Three-spotted Skipper
July 22, 2014 bluebird264 Collier County, Florida, United States January 22, 2017 Details
Euphyes vestris
Dun Skipper
July 25, 2014 juliereid Ontario, Canada January 22, 2017 Details
Wallengrenia egeremet
Northern Broken-Dash
July 25, 2014 juliereid Ontario, Canada January 22, 2017 Details
Thymelicus lineola
European Skipper
July 25, 2014 juliereid Ontario, Canada January 22, 2017 Details
Wallengrenia egeremet
Northern Broken-Dash
July 25, 2014 juliereid Ontario, Canada January 22, 2017 Details
Polites themistocles
Tawny-edged Skipper
July 26, 2014 juliereid Ontario, Canada January 22, 2017 Details
Antaeotricha leucillana
Pale Gray Bird-dropping Moth
August 05, 2014 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States January 15, 2017 Details
Chionodes mediofuscella August 05, 2014 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States January 15, 2017 Details
Sciota subcaesiella
Locust Leafroller Moth
August 06, 2014 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States January 15, 2017 Details
Filatima pseudacaciella August 09, 2014 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States January 15, 2017 Details
Platynota flavedana August 13, 2014 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States January 22, 2017 Details
Fissicrambus mutabilis
Changeable Grass-veneer
August 18, 2014 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States January 15, 2017 Details
Dasychira cinnamomea
Cinnamon Tussock Moth
August 21, 2014 reutere Ocean County, New Jersey, United States January 08, 2017 Details
Scoparia biplagialis August 24, 2014 mothman27 Whitley County, Indiana, United States January 09, 2017 Details
Phalaenostola eumelusalis
Dark Phalaenostola Moth
August 24, 2014 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States January 15, 2017 Details
Anisota senatoria
Orange-tipped oakworm moth
August 26, 2014 B. Elby Montgomery County, Maryland, United States January 15, 2017 Details
Digrammia gnophosaria
Hollow-spotted Angle
August 30, 2014 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States January 15, 2017 Details
Tetanolita floridana
Florida Tetanolita Moth
September 03, 2014 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States January 15, 2017 Details
Pandemis lamprosana September 04, 2014 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States January 15, 2017 Details
Sparganothoides lentiginosana
Lentiginos Moth
September 04, 2014 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States January 22, 2017 Details
Digrammia continuata
Curve-lined Angle
September 08, 2014 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States January 15, 2017 Details
Pyrrharctia isabella
Isabella Tiger Moth or Banded Woolybear
September 14, 2014 sh11 Ontario, Canada January 17, 2017 Details
Ostrinia penitalis October 03, 2014 Mike Dillon Texas, Marion County, United States January 08, 2017 Details
Poanes yehl
Yehl Skipper
October 05, 2014 redfishin Nassau County, Florida, United States January 11, 2017 Details
Hesperia attalus
Dotted Skipper
October 10, 2014 redfishin Nassau County, Florida, United States January 11, 2017 Details
Tetanolita mynesalis
Smoky Tetanolita Moth
October 14, 2014 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States January 16, 2017 Details
Pyrrharctia isabella
Isabella Tiger Moth or Banded Woolybear
October 22, 2014 sh11 Ontario, Canada January 20, 2017 Details
Lerodea eufala
Eufala Skipper
October 25, 2014 Redheart Canyonlands Bandera County, Texas, United States January 08, 2017 Details
Hemiargus ceraunus
Ceraunus Blue
November 20, 2014 mesquite Pima County, Arizona, United States January 09, 2017 Details
Leptotes marina
Marine Blue
December 03, 2014 mesquite Pima County, Arizona, United States January 09, 2017 Details
Phyciodes mylitta
Mylitta Crescent
January 31, 2015 Doug Taron Michoacan de Ocampo, Mexico January 24, 2017 Details
Strymon istapa
Mallow Scrub-Hairstreak
March 21, 2015 LLJohnson Dominican Republic January 10, 2017 Details
Nedra ramosula
Gray Half-Spot
March 25, 2015 jeffkillingsworth Oglethorpe County, Georgia, United States January 08, 2017 Details
Callophrys augustinus
Brown Elfin
March 26, 2015 lmorgan51 Cochise County, Arizona, United States January 08, 2017 Details
Strymon istapa
Mallow Scrub-Hairstreak
March 28, 2015 LLJohnson Dominican Republic January 10, 2017 Details
Enigmogramma antillea
Antillean Looper Moth
April 13, 2015 LLJohnson Dominican Republic January 12, 2017 Details
Agonopterix pulvipennella April 18, 2015 Sue Gregoire Schuyler County, New York, United States January 06, 2017 Details
Papilio aristodemus
Schaus' Swallowtail
May 06, 2015 LLJohnson Dominican Republic January 12, 2017 Details
Agonopterix curvilineella May 08, 2015 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States January 18, 2017 Details
Noctua pronuba
European Yellow Underwing
May 23, 2015 Shirley Sekarajasingham Kitsap County, Washington, United States January 23, 2017 Details
Erynnis baptisiae
Wild Indigo Duskywing
May 25, 2015 redfishin Clay County, Florida, United States January 11, 2017 Details
Phalaenophana pyramusalis
Dark-banded Owlet Moth
May 28, 2015 mothman27 Whitley County, Indiana, United States January 09, 2017 Details
Empyreuma pugione
Spotted Oleander Caterpillar Moth
May 29, 2015 Happyhealy The Bahamas January 10, 2017 Details
Tetracis crocallata
Yellow Slant-line
May 29, 2015 mothman27 Whitley County, Indiana, United States January 09, 2017 Details
Chytolita morbidalis
Morbid Owlet Moth
June 04, 2015 Sue Gregoire Schuyler County, New York, United States January 16, 2017 Details