Recently Verified Sightings

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Species Observation Datesort icon Submitter Location Verified Date
Asterocampa clyton
Tawny Emperor
May 13, 2000 jimbridges Fort Bend County, Texas, United States September 10, 2014 Details
Eacles imperialis
Imperial moth
June 18, 2005 neilds37 Louisa County, Iowa, United States September 02, 2014 Details
Pontia protodice
Checkered White
May 05, 2007 Shirley Wilkerson Comanche County, Texas, United States September 12, 2014 Details
Phaeostrymon alcestis
Soapberry Hairstreak
May 28, 2007 Shirley Wilkerson Texas, United States September 10, 2014 Details
Vanessa atalanta
Red Admiral
May 28, 2007 Shirley Wilkerson Comanche County, Texas, United States September 12, 2014 Details
Phyciodes phaon
Phaon Crescent
October 27, 2007 Shirley Wilkerson Comanche County, Texas, United States September 10, 2014 Details
Chlosyne lacinia
Bordered Patch
October 27, 2007 Shirley Wilkerson Comanche County, Texas, United States September 12, 2014 Details
Pyrgus communis
Common Checkered-Skipper
October 10, 2008 jimbridges Fort Bend County, Texas, United States September 08, 2014 Details
Hylephila phyleus
Fiery Skipper
September 25, 2009 njean Ventura County, California, United States September 19, 2014 Details
Eurytides marcellus
Zebra Swallowtail
April 11, 2010 Buzztail1 Camden County, Georgia, United States September 12, 2014 Details
Sphinx dollii
Doll's sphinx
June 19, 2010 lmreid71 Bexar County, Texas, United States September 04, 2014 Details
Papilio troilus
Spicebush Swallowtail
August 03, 2010 dpford Watauga County, North Carolina, United States August 30, 2014 Details
Papilio rutulus
Western Tiger Swallowtail
February 14, 2011 Robert Gorman Riverside County, California, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Amorpha juglandis
Walnut sphinx
March 01, 2011 Buzztail1 Camden County, Georgia, United States September 12, 2014 Details
Pyrausta acrionalis April 07, 2011 ozcomomoths Ozark County, Missouri, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Malacosoma californicum
Western Tent Caterpillar Moth
August 04, 2011 neilds37 Clallam County, Washington, United States September 03, 2014 Details
Staphylus ascalaphus
Central American Sootywing or Mauve Scallopwing
February 02, 2012 DJHiker Colon Province, Panama September 11, 2014 Details
Parphorus storax
Storax Skipper
February 02, 2012 DJHiker Colon Province, Panama September 09, 2014 Details
Nica flavilla
Little Banner
February 02, 2012 DJHiker Colon Province, Panama September 04, 2014 Details
Ceratinia tutia
Tutia Clearwing
February 06, 2012 DJHiker Cocle Province, Panama September 09, 2014 Details
Zariaspes mys
Mys Skipper
February 06, 2012 DJHiker Cocle Province, Panama September 11, 2014 Details
Eresia clio
Clio Crescent
February 10, 2012 DJHiker Veraguas Province, Panama September 09, 2014 Details
Taygetis thamyra
Thamyra Satyr
February 11, 2012 DJHiker Veraguas Province, Panama September 04, 2014 Details
Euptychia westwoodi
Westwood's Satyr
February 11, 2012 DJHiker Veraguas Province, Panama September 09, 2014 Details
Cissia pseudoconfusa
Gold-stained Satyr
February 17, 2012 DJHiker Bocas del Toro Province, Panama September 09, 2014 Details
Adelpha cytherea
Cytherea Sister
February 18, 2012 DJHiker Bocas del Toro Province, Panama September 04, 2014 Details
Ancylis comptana March 25, 2012 ozcomomoths Ozark County, Missouri, United States September 08, 2014 Details
Mesothea incertata
Day Emerald
May 04, 2012 franpope Garrett County, Maryland, United States September 15, 2014 Details
Pyrgus oileus
Tropical Checkered-Skipper
May 12, 2012 jimbridges Fort Bend County, Texas, United States September 09, 2014 Details
Hypercompe scribonia
Great Leopard Moth
June 06, 2012 jocarl17 Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States September 08, 2014 Details
Egira perlubens June 11, 2012 Dwaine Wagoner Natrona County, Wyoming, United States September 17, 2014 Details
Ascalapha odorata
Black Witch
August 15, 2012 ATAKAMARA Baja California Sur, Mexico September 06, 2014 Details
Eucosma glomerana September 13, 2012 Ken Childs Chester County, Tennessee, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Hylephila phyleus
Fiery Skipper
September 21, 2012 Bill Link Baltimore County, Maryland, United States September 13, 2014 Details
Cydia latiferreana
Filbertworm Moth
September 24, 2012 Stuart Marcus Texas, Liberty County, United States September 13, 2014 Details
Basilodes pepita
Gold Moth
September 29, 2012 JReuter Boone County, Missouri, United States August 31, 2014 Details
Fissicrambus quadrinotellus December 08, 2012 Stuart Marcus Texas, Liberty County, United States September 13, 2014 Details
Paleacrita merriccata
White-spotted Cankerworm Moth
January 29, 2013 Ken Childs Chester County, Tennessee, United States September 15, 2014 Details
Agrotis ipsilon
Ipsilon Dart
April 16, 2013 jwbenning Highlands County, Florida, United States September 10, 2014 Details
Feltia subterranea
Subterranean Dart Moth
April 17, 2013 jwbenning Highlands County, Florida, United States September 10, 2014 Details
Anicla infecta
Green Cutworm Moth
April 17, 2013 jwbenning Highlands County, Florida, United States September 11, 2014 Details
Synanthedon polygoni
Buckwheat Borer Moth
April 19, 2013 Nancy Hamlett Los Angeles County, California, United States September 15, 2014 Details
Feltia subterranea
Subterranean Dart Moth
April 23, 2013 jwbenning Highlands County, Florida, United States September 11, 2014 Details
Melipotis fasciolaris April 24, 2013 jwbenning Highlands County, Florida, United States September 10, 2014 Details
Aroga compositella May 11, 2013 Ken Cheeks Edgefield County, South Carolina, United States August 31, 2014 Details
Megisto cymela
Little Wood-Satyr
June 04, 2013 mrcnaturally Putnam County, New York, United States September 02, 2014 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
June 15, 2013 nickv27 Cook County, Illinois, United States August 30, 2014 Details
Amphipyra pyramidoides
Copper Underwing
June 16, 2013 ozcomomoths Ozark County, Missouri, United States September 07, 2014 Details
Scoparia biplagialis June 25, 2013 Jeff Trahan Caddo Parish, Louisiana, United States September 10, 2014 Details
Papilio polyxenes
Black Swallowtail
June 28, 2013 TheWayfarer21 Onslow County, North Carolina, United States August 30, 2014 Details
Colias eurytheme
Orange Sulphur
June 28, 2013 TheWayfarer21 Onslow County, North Carolina, United States August 30, 2014 Details
Megalopyge opercularis
Southern Flannel Moth
July 05, 2013 Joshua Spence Murray County, Georgia, United States September 10, 2014 Details
Phyllodesma americana
Lappet Moth
July 06, 2013 Stylurus Washtenaw County, Michigan, United States August 31, 2014 Details
Pyrisitia lisa
Little Yellow
July 06, 2013 LLJohnson Dominican Republic September 11, 2014 Details
Sympistis semicollaris July 07, 2013 Dwaine Wagoner Natrona County, Wyoming, United States September 04, 2014 Details
Lygropia rivulalis July 12, 2013 Stylurus Washtenaw County, Michigan, United States August 31, 2014 Details
Yponomeuta multipunctella
American Ermine Moth
July 12, 2013 Stylurus Washtenaw County, Michigan, United States August 31, 2014 Details
Abaeis nicippe
Sleepy Orange
July 12, 2013 Redheart Canyonlands Bandera County, Texas, United States September 16, 2014 Details
Datana drexelii
Drexel's Datana
July 13, 2013 Stylurus Washtenaw County, Michigan, United States August 31, 2014 Details
Estigmene acrea
Salt Marsh Moth or Acrea Moth
July 25, 2013 Joshua Spence Murray County, Georgia, United States September 10, 2014 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
July 31, 2013 raptorrunner Thurston County, Nebraska, United States August 31, 2014 Details
Phyciodes cocyta
Northern Crescent
August 01, 2013 BKesselring Calhoun County, Michigan, United States August 31, 2014 Details
Polygonia interrogationis
Question Mark
August 03, 2013 Aaron Musson Douglas County, Nebraska, United States August 31, 2014 Details
Spinitibia hodgesi August 06, 2013 Stuart Marcus Texas, Liberty County, United States September 05, 2014 Details
Papilio polyxenes
Black Swallowtail
August 10, 2013 Foxmoor Suffolk County, New York, United States September 09, 2014 Details
Phyciodes tharos
Pearl Crescent
August 11, 2013 jtell Lancaster County, Nebraska, United States August 31, 2014 Details
Agraulis vanillae
Gulf Fritillary
August 11, 2013 TheWayfarer21 Onslow County, North Carolina, United States August 30, 2014 Details
Papilio troilus
Spicebush Swallowtail
August 22, 2013 TheWayfarer21 Onslow County, North Carolina, United States August 30, 2014 Details
Hypenodes caducus
Large Hypenodes Moth
September 04, 2013 Jim Eckert Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania, United States September 12, 2014 Details
Papaipema furcata
Ash Tip Borer Moth
September 06, 2013 Stylurus Washtenaw County, Michigan, United States August 31, 2014 Details
Sciota uvinella
Sweetgum Leafroller Moth
September 06, 2013 Jeff Trahan Caddo Parish, Louisiana, United States August 31, 2014 Details
Catocala unijuga
Once-married Underwing
September 08, 2013 swiseeagle Wrangell-Petersburg Borough, Alaska, United States September 05, 2014 Details
Catocala semirelicta
Semirelict Underwing
September 09, 2013 swiseeagle Wrangell-Petersburg Borough, Alaska, United States September 05, 2014 Details
Evergestis rimosalis September 10, 2013 JReuter Boone County, Missouri, United States August 31, 2014 Details
Junonia coenia
Common Buckeye
September 12, 2013 grosh Oklahoma County, Oklahoma, United States September 17, 2014 Details
Campaea perlata
Pale Beauty
September 14, 2013 rosenthal.k Fairfax County, Virginia, United States September 06, 2014 Details
Actias luna
Luna moth
September 16, 2013 vysthys Pinellas County, Florida, United States August 30, 2014 Details
Thyridopteryx ephemeraeformis
Evergreen Bagworm Moth
September 19, 2013 Joshua Spence Murray County, Georgia, United States September 10, 2014 Details
Utetheisa ornatrix
Bella Moth
December 10, 2013 DJHiker Granma, Cuba September 07, 2014 Details
Abaeis nicippe
Sleepy Orange
December 15, 2013 Redheart Canyonlands Bandera County, Texas, United States September 17, 2014 Details
Eurrhypara hortulata
Small Magpie
March 06, 2014 wrwinter Houghton County, Michigan, United States August 31, 2014 Details
Pseudosphinx tetrio
Tetrio sphinx
March 19, 2014 nyfiken Cayman Islands September 06, 2014 Details
Udea rubigalis
Celery Leaftier Moth
April 02, 2014 krancmm Brazoria County, Texas, United States September 14, 2014 Details
Anthocharis midea
Falcate Orangetip
April 04, 2014 TheWayfarer21 Onslow County, North Carolina, United States August 30, 2014 Details
Neoalcis californiaria
Brown-lined Looper Moth
April 22, 2014 reelee San Francisco County, California, United States September 15, 2014 Details
Sphinx dollii
Doll's sphinx
April 22, 2014 finatic Pima County, Arizona, United States September 05, 2014 Details
Hemieuxoa rudens April 25, 2014 finatic San Diego County, California, United States September 18, 2014 Details
Alypia octomaculata
Eight-spotted Forester
April 26, 2014 TheWayfarer21 Onslow County, North Carolina, United States August 30, 2014 Details
Platynota labiosana April 29, 2014 finatic San Diego County, California, United States August 30, 2014 Details
Anticlea multiferata
Many-lined Carpet
May 02, 2014 curtis.lehman Fulton County, Pennsylvania, United States September 12, 2014 Details
Lophocampa caryae
Hickory Tussock Moth or Hickory Tiger Moth
May 02, 2014 curtis.lehman Fulton County, Pennsylvania, United States September 12, 2014 Details
Uresiphita reversalis
Genista Broom Moth
May 02, 2014 finatic San Diego County, California, United States September 18, 2014 Details
Toxonprucha volucris May 04, 2014 finatic San Diego County, California, United States September 18, 2014 Details
Deidamia inscriptum
Lettered sphinx
May 08, 2014 michaeloberg Webster County, Iowa, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Danaus gilippus
Queen
May 09, 2014 thadden Riverside County, California, United States September 10, 2014 Details
Galgula partita
The Wedgling
May 11, 2014 finatic San Diego County, California, United States September 18, 2014 Details
Cenopis pettitana
Maple-basswood Leafroller Moth
May 12, 2014 Stuart Marcus Texas, Liberty County, United States September 03, 2014 Details
Apantesis phalerata
Harnessed Moth
May 12, 2014 Rangertsp Henderson County, Tennessee, United States September 20, 2014 Details
Marimatha nigrofimbria
Black-bordered Lemon Moth
May 12, 2014 Rangertsp Henderson County, Tennessee, United States September 14, 2014 Details
Platynota idaeusalis
Tufted Apple-Bud Moth
May 12, 2014 Rangertsp Henderson County, Tennessee, United States September 14, 2014 Details