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
Triphosa haesitata
Tissue Moth
April 19, 2004 neilds37 Clallam County, Washington, United States December 09, 2014 Details
Phoberia atomaris
Common Oak Moth
March 05, 2007 ugugusgili Jackson County, Alabama, United States December 17, 2014 Details
Speyeria mormonia
Mormon Fritillary
August 07, 2007 Ann and Rob Simpson Yellowstone National Park County, Wyoming, United States December 11, 2014 Details
Spodoptera ornithogalli
Yellow-striped Armyworm Moth
March 26, 2008 Finatic02 San Diego County, California, United States December 09, 2014 Details
Epelis truncataria
Black-Banded Orange
May 04, 2008 Jeremy Martin Cattaraugus County, New York, United States December 08, 2014 Details
Adela septentrionella May 29, 2008 GwenBriar Lane County, Oregon, United States December 16, 2014 Details
Adela septentrionella May 29, 2008 GwenBriar Lane County, Oregon, United States December 16, 2014 Details
Boloria chariclea
Arctic Fritillary
July 12, 2008 Ann and Rob Simpson Wyoming, United States December 11, 2014 Details
Boloria chariclea
Arctic Fritillary
August 20, 2008 Ann and Rob Simpson Yellowstone National Park County, Wyoming, United States December 11, 2014 Details
Phyciodes tharos
Pearl Crescent
October 22, 2008 Finatic02 Davidson County, North Carolina, United States December 17, 2014 Details
Hyles lineata
White-lined Sphinx
April 19, 2009 finatic San Diego County, California, United States December 18, 2014 Details
Staphylus hayhurstii
Hayhurst's Scallopwing
July 30, 2009 roseanna Pulaski County, Kentucky, United States December 16, 2014 Details
Phyllodesma americana
Lappet Moth
April 02, 2010 GwenBriar Lane County, Oregon, United States December 12, 2014 Details
Hyles lineata
White-lined Sphinx
April 04, 2010 finatic San Diego County, California, United States December 18, 2014 Details
Hemaris diffinis
Snowberry Clearwing
May 11, 2010 matthew300 Chautauqua County, New York, United States December 10, 2014 Details
Elophila gyralis September 17, 2010 Lois Stacey Edgefield County, South Carolina, United States December 06, 2014 Details
Asterocampa clyton
Tawny Emperor
September 25, 2010 John LeBlanc Chesterfield County, Virginia, United States December 14, 2014 Details
Alypia wittfeldii
Wittfeld's Forester
March 23, 2011 LeannS Lake County, Florida, United States December 07, 2014 Details
Trichosilia manifesta March 24, 2011 Lois Stacey Aiken County, South Carolina, United States December 07, 2014 Details
Habrosyne scripta
Lettered Habrosyne
April 22, 2011 ugugusgili Swain County, North Carolina, United States December 14, 2014 Details
Eulithis sp. May 14, 2011 Lois Stacey Aiken County, South Carolina, United States December 07, 2014 Details
Spargania magnoliata
Double-banded Carpet
June 23, 2011 lisagorn Otsego County, New York, United States November 28, 2014 Details
Calledapteryx dryopterata
Brown Scoopwing
June 23, 2011 lisagorn Otsego County, New York, United States November 28, 2014 Details
Leucoma salicis
(White) Satin Moth
June 30, 2011 GwenBriar Lane County, Oregon, United States December 17, 2014 Details
Elophila icciusalis
Pondside Pyralid
July 03, 2011 lisagorn Otsego County, New York, United States November 28, 2014 Details
Herpetogramma pertextalis July 03, 2011 lisagorn Otsego County, New York, United States December 02, 2014 Details
Redectis vitrea July 03, 2011 lisagorn Otsego County, New York, United States November 28, 2014 Details
Nematocampa resistaria
Horned Spanworm Moth
July 03, 2011 lisagorn Otsego County, New York, United States November 28, 2014 Details
Protodeltote muscosula
Large Mossy Lithacodia
July 04, 2011 lisagorn Otsego County, New York, United States November 28, 2014 Details
Xanthotype sp. July 04, 2011 Alan Harvey York (mainland only) County, Maine, United States December 06, 2014 Details
Lytrosis unitaria
Common Lytrosis
July 06, 2011 lisagorn Otsego County, New York, United States November 28, 2014 Details
Lophocampa maculata
Spotted Tussock Moth or Yellow-Spotted Tiger Moth
July 07, 2011 GwenBriar Lane County, Oregon, United States December 17, 2014 Details
Callizzia amorata
The Gray Scoopwing
July 14, 2011 GwenBriar Lane County, Oregon, United States December 16, 2014 Details
Xanthorhoe ferrugata
Red Twin-spot
July 18, 2011 lisagorn Otsego County, New York, United States November 28, 2014 Details
Eulithis sp. July 19, 2011 corey.husic Monroe County, Pennsylvania, United States December 07, 2014 Details
Mesoleuca ruficillata
White-ribboned Carpet Moth
July 22, 2011 lisagorn Otsego County, New York, United States November 28, 2014 Details
Macaria aemulataria
Common Angle
July 23, 2011 lisagorn Otsego County, New York, United States December 02, 2014 Details
Renia flavipunctalis
Yellow-spotted Renia Moth
July 23, 2011 lisagorn Otsego County, New York, United States November 30, 2014 Details
Prochoerodes lineola
Large Maple Spanworm Moth
July 24, 2011 lisagorn Otsego County, New York, United States November 30, 2014 Details
Protoboarmia porcelaria
Porcelain Gray
July 26, 2011 lisagorn Otsego County, New York, United States November 30, 2014 Details
Pseudeustrotia carneola
Pink-barred Pseudeustrotia
July 29, 2011 lisagorn Otsego County, New York, United States November 30, 2014 Details
Eulithis sp. July 30, 2011 corey.husic Monroe County, Pennsylvania, United States December 07, 2014 Details
Pantographa limata
Linden-Leafroller Moth
July 30, 2011 lisagorn Otsego County, New York, United States November 30, 2014 Details
Sparganothis reticulatana
Reticulated Fruitworm Moth
July 30, 2011 lisagorn Otsego County, New York, United States November 30, 2014 Details
Lophocampa argentata
Silver-Spotted Tiger Moth
July 30, 2011 GwenBriar Lane County, Oregon, United States December 17, 2014 Details
Eulithis testata
The Chevron
August 04, 2011 lisagorn Otsego County, New York, United States December 02, 2014 Details
Rivula propinqualis
Spotted Grass Moth
August 07, 2011 lisagorn Otsego County, New York, United States November 30, 2014 Details
Cabera erythemaria
Yellow-dusted Cream Moth
August 07, 2011 lisagorn Otsego County, New York, United States November 30, 2014 Details
Hypena baltimoralis
Baltimore Bomolocha Moth
August 08, 2011 lisagorn Otsego County, New York, United States November 30, 2014 Details
Noctua pronuba
European Yellow Underwing
August 08, 2011 lisagorn Otsego County, New York, United States November 30, 2014 Details
Costaconvexa centrostrigaria
The Bent-line Carpet
August 08, 2011 lisagorn Otsego County, New York, United States November 30, 2014 Details
Euplexia benesimilis
American Angle Shades
August 13, 2011 lisagorn Otsego County, New York, United States November 30, 2014 Details
Evergestis pallidata
Purple-backed Cabbageworm
August 15, 2011 lisagorn Otsego County, New York, United States November 30, 2014 Details
Catocala unijuga
Once-married Underwing
August 15, 2011 lisagorn Otsego County, New York, United States December 01, 2014 Details
Feltia subgothica
Subgothic Dart
August 16, 2011 lisagorn Otsego County, New York, United States December 01, 2014 Details
Amphipyra pyramidoides
Copper Underwing
August 16, 2011 lisagorn Otsego County, New York, United States November 30, 2014 Details
Pontia protodice
Checkered White
September 10, 2011 jwilkinson Dorchester County, Maryland, United States December 14, 2014 Details
Operophtera bruceata
The Bruce Spanworm
November 07, 2011 MARCEL LEONARD Quebec, Canada December 06, 2014 Details
Zale aeruginosa
Green-dusted Zale
March 20, 2012 ugugusgili Swain County, North Carolina, United States December 01, 2014 Details
Euthyatira pudens
Dogwood Thyatirid
March 30, 2012 ugugusgili Swain County, North Carolina, United States December 01, 2014 Details
Nemoria bistriaria
Red-fringed Emerald
March 30, 2012 ugugusgili Swain County, North Carolina, United States December 02, 2014 Details
Psaphida electilis
Chosen Sallow
March 30, 2012 ugugusgili Swain County, North Carolina, United States December 01, 2014 Details
Selenia kentaria
Kent's Geometer
March 30, 2012 ugugusgili Swain County, North Carolina, United States December 01, 2014 Details
Zale lunata
Lunate Zale
March 30, 2012 ugugusgili Swain County, North Carolina, United States December 01, 2014 Details
Phyciodes tharos
Pearl Crescent
May 05, 2012 Mike Stinson Buckingham County, Virginia, United States December 14, 2014 Details
Eumorpha fasciatus
Banded sphinx
May 28, 2012 sheath Brazoria County, Texas, United States December 08, 2014 Details
Vanessa virginiensis
American Lady
May 31, 2012 John LeBlanc Chesterfield County, Virginia, United States December 14, 2014 Details
Junonia coenia
Common Buckeye
June 15, 2012 Robert Gorman Riverside County, California, United States December 16, 2014 Details
Satyrium tetra
Mountain Mahogany Hairstreak
June 15, 2012 Robert Gorman Riverside County, California, United States December 16, 2014 Details
Apodemia virgulti
Behr's Metalmark
June 15, 2012 Robert Gorman Riverside County, California, United States December 16, 2014 Details
Satyrium saepium
Hedgerow Hairstreak
June 15, 2012 Robert Gorman Riverside County, California, United States December 16, 2014 Details
Cercyonis sthenele
Great Basin Wood-Nymph
June 15, 2012 Robert Gorman Riverside County, California, United States December 16, 2014 Details
Chlosyne gabbii
Gabb's Checkerspot
June 15, 2012 Robert Gorman Riverside County, California, United States December 16, 2014 Details
Aglossa disciferalis
Pink-masked Pyralid Moth
June 18, 2012 lisagorn Otsego County, New York, United States December 01, 2014 Details
Idia majoralis June 20, 2012 lisagorn Otsego County, New York, United States December 01, 2014 Details
Furcula scolopendrina
Zigzag Furcula Moth
June 27, 2012 Ann and Rob Simpson Yellowstone National Park County, Wyoming, United States December 11, 2014 Details
Leucania pseudargyria
False Wainscot
July 01, 2012 lisagorn Otsego County, New York, United States December 01, 2014 Details
Euphilotes ancilla
Rocky Mountain Dotted-Blue
July 04, 2012 Ann and Rob Simpson Yellowstone National Park County, Wyoming, United States December 15, 2014 Details
Plebejus acmon
Acmon Blue
July 04, 2012 Ann and Rob Simpson Yellowstone National Park County, Wyoming, United States December 15, 2014 Details
Autographa precationis
The Common Looper Moth
July 09, 2012 lisagorn Otsego County, New York, United States December 01, 2014 Details
Hypercompe permaculata July 10, 2012 Ann and Rob Simpson Yellowstone National Park County, Wyoming, United States December 11, 2014 Details
Euchloe ausonides
Large Marble
July 15, 2012 Ann and Rob Simpson Yellowstone National Park County, Wyoming, United States December 15, 2014 Details
Lygropia rivulalis July 19, 2012 lisagorn Otsego County, New York, United States December 01, 2014 Details
Zerene eurydice
California Dogface
August 11, 2012 Robert Gorman Orange County, California, United States December 16, 2014 Details
Manduca sexta
Carolina sphinx
August 12, 2012 Robert Gorman Orange County, California, United States December 16, 2014 Details
Argyrostrotis quadrifilaris
Four-Lined Chocolate
August 18, 2012 Buzztail1 Camden County, Georgia, United States December 16, 2014 Details
Utetheisa ornatrix
Bella Moth
September 24, 2012 fitzclarke@bellsouth.net Chatham County, Georgia, United States December 16, 2014 Details
Machimia tentoriferella
Gold-striped Leaftier Moth
April 23, 2013 Jeremy Martin Allegany County, New York, United States December 06, 2014 Details
Plebejus acmon
Acmon Blue
May 19, 2013 Finatic02 San Diego County, California, United States December 18, 2014 Details
Probole amicaria May 21, 2013 lisagorn Otsego County, New York, United States December 01, 2014 Details
Palpita magniferalis
Splendid Palpita
June 02, 2013 lisagorn Otsego County, New York, United States December 01, 2014 Details
Ectropis crepuscularia
The Small Engrailed
June 03, 2013 lisagorn Otsego County, New York, United States December 01, 2014 Details
Anania coronata June 03, 2013 lisagorn Otsego County, New York, United States December 01, 2014 Details
Sphinx vashti
Vashti sphinx
June 03, 2013 Ann and Rob Simpson Yellowstone National Park County, Wyoming, United States December 11, 2014 Details
Cabera variolaria
Pink-striped Willow Spanworm
June 16, 2013 Jeremy Martin Allegany County, New York, United States December 06, 2014 Details
Acronicta dactylina
Fingered Dagger Moth
June 22, 2013 Jeremy Martin Allegany County, New York, United States December 06, 2014 Details
Phalaenostola larentioides
Black-banded Owlet Moth
June 22, 2013 Jeremy Martin Allegany County, New York, United States December 08, 2014 Details
Mythimna oxygala June 22, 2013 Jeremy Martin Allegany County, New York, United States December 08, 2014 Details
Maliattha synochitis
Black-dotted Maliattha
June 24, 2013 Jeremy Martin Allegany County, New York, United States December 08, 2014 Details
Zanclognatha pedipilalis
Grayish Zanclognatha Moth
June 24, 2013 Jeremy Martin Allegany County, New York, United States December 08, 2014 Details