Recently Verified Sightings

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Species Observation Datesort icon Submitter Location Verified Date
Catocala amatrix
Sweetheart Underwing
August 27, 1966 Indy Entomologist Lagrange County, Indiana, United States January 27, 2015 Details
Atteva aurea
Ailanthus Webworm Moth
August 19, 1968 Indy Entomologist Allen County, Indiana, United States January 27, 2015 Details
Catocala amatrix
Sweetheart Underwing
August 20, 1968 Indy Entomologist Allen County, Indiana, United States January 27, 2015 Details
Actias luna
Luna moth
September 02, 1968 Indy Entomologist Lagrange County, Indiana, United States January 27, 2015 Details
Tetracis cachexiata
White Slant-line
September 04, 1968 Indy Entomologist Allen County, Indiana, United States January 27, 2015 Details
Chrysodeixis includens
Soybean Looper Moth
September 04, 1968 Indy Entomologist Allen County, Indiana, United States January 27, 2015 Details
Caenurgina erechtea
Forage Looper Moth
September 10, 1968 Indy Entomologist Allen County, Indiana, United States January 27, 2015 Details
Agriphila vulgivagella September 10, 1968 Indy Entomologist Allen County, Indiana, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Scoliopteryx libatrix
The Herald
October 02, 1968 Indy Entomologist Allen County, Indiana, United States January 16, 2015 Details
Peridroma saucia
Variegated Cutworm Moth
November 22, 1968 Indy Entomologist Allen County, Indiana, United States January 27, 2015 Details
Crambus praefectellus
Common Grass-veneer Moth
September 04, 1970 Indy Entomologist Lagrange County, Indiana, United States January 16, 2015 Details
Cisseps fulvicollis
Yellow-collared Scape Moth
September 09, 1970 Indy Entomologist Lagrange County, Indiana, United States January 27, 2015 Details
Callosamia promethea
Promethea silkmoth
March 14, 1979 Indy Entomologist Pulaski County, Indiana, United States January 27, 2015 Details
Zale lunata
Lunate Zale
June 17, 1979 Indy Entomologist Carroll County, Indiana, United States January 25, 2015 Details
Automeris io
Io moth
June 25, 1979 Indy Entomologist Tippecanoe County, Indiana, United States January 27, 2015 Details
Hypercompe scribonia
Great Leopard Moth
June 25, 1979 Indy Entomologist Tippecanoe County, Indiana, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Haploa lecontei
Leconte's Haploa
June 25, 1979 Indy Entomologist Tippecanoe County, Indiana, United States January 31, 2015 Details
Lomographa vestaliata
White Spring Moth
July 01, 1979 Indy Entomologist Carroll County, Indiana, United States January 22, 2015 Details
Autographa bimaculata
Two-Spotted Looper Moth
July 31, 1979 Tom Middagh Clearwater County, Minnesota, United States January 19, 2015 Details
Hypsopygia costalis
Clover Hayworm Moth
August 10, 1979 Indy Entomologist Pulaski County, Indiana, United States January 27, 2015 Details
Catocala obscura
Obscure Underwing
August 31, 1979 Indy Entomologist White County, Indiana, United States January 14, 2015 Details
Alypia octomaculata
Eight-spotted Forester
September 02, 1979 Indy Entomologist Carroll County, Indiana, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Feltia herilis
Master's Dart
September 10, 1979 Indy Entomologist Carroll County, Indiana, United States January 25, 2015 Details
Callosamia promethea
Promethea silkmoth
May 29, 1980 Indy Entomologist Marshall County, Indiana, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Agrotis ipsilon
Ipsilon Dart
July 01, 1980 Indy Entomologist White County, Indiana, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Speranza pustularia
Lesser Maple Spanworm Moth
July 07, 1980 Indy Entomologist White County, Indiana, United States January 22, 2015 Details
Peridea angulosa
Angulose Prominent
July 11, 1980 Indy Entomologist White County, Indiana, United States January 14, 2015 Details
Catocala ultronia
Ultronia Underwing
July 28, 1980 Indy Entomologist Tioga County, Pennsylvania, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Pero ancetaria
Hübner's Pero
July 28, 1980 Indy Entomologist Tioga County, Pennsylvania, United States January 31, 2015 Details
Epimecis hortaria
Tulip-Tree Beauty
July 28, 1980 Indy Entomologist Brown County, Indiana, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Lymantria dispar
Gypsy Moth
August 01, 1980 Indy Entomologist Schuyler County, New York, United States January 31, 2015 Details
Zale lunata
Lunate Zale
August 07, 1980 Indy Entomologist White County, Indiana, United States January 25, 2015 Details
Ceratomia catalpae
Catalpa sphinx
August 21, 1980 Indy Entomologist White County, Indiana, United States January 25, 2015 Details
Macaria bisignata
Red-headed inchworm
August 24, 1980 Indy Entomologist Carroll County, Indiana, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Manduca sexta
Carolina sphinx
September 08, 1980 Indy Entomologist White County, Indiana, United States January 25, 2015 Details
Hyles lineata
White-lined Sphinx
September 20, 1980 Indy Entomologist White County, Indiana, United States January 25, 2015 Details
Hypena scabra
Green Cloverworm Moth
October 10, 1980 Indy Entomologist Carroll County, Indiana, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Erannis tiliaria
Linden Looper Moth
December 06, 1980 Indy Entomologist Carroll County, Indiana, United States January 16, 2015 Details
Amorpha juglandis
Walnut sphinx
June 19, 1981 Indy Entomologist Carroll County, Indiana, United States January 25, 2015 Details
Ceratomia amyntor
Elm sphinx
June 21, 1981 Indy Entomologist White County, Indiana, United States January 25, 2015 Details
Rheumaptera hastata July 01, 1981 Indy Entomologist Carroll County, Indiana, United States January 14, 2015 Details
Automeris io
Io moth
July 21, 1981 Indy Entomologist Carroll County, Indiana, United States January 22, 2015 Details
Manduca quinquemaculata
Five-spotted hawkmoth
October 05, 1981 Indy Entomologist Texas, McCulloch County, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Manduca jasminearum
Ash sphinx
June 24, 1982 Indy Entomologist White County, Indiana, United States January 22, 2015 Details
Datana ministra
Yellow-necked Caterpillar Moth
June 24, 1982 Indy Entomologist White County, Indiana, United States January 22, 2015 Details
Halysidota sp. June 24, 1982 Indy Entomologist White County, Indiana, United States January 22, 2015 Details
Agrotis ipsilon
Ipsilon Dart
June 24, 1982 Indy Entomologist Carroll County, Indiana, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Eumorpha pandorus
Pandorus Sphinx
June 27, 1982 Indy Entomologist White County, Indiana, United States January 27, 2015 Details
Spilosoma virginica
Virginian Tiger Moth or Yellow Woolybear Moth
June 28, 1982 Indy Entomologist White County, Indiana, United States January 22, 2015 Details
Ecdytolopha insiticiana
Locust Twig Borer Moth
June 28, 1982 Indy Entomologist Carroll County, Indiana, United States January 25, 2015 Details
Cerma cerintha
Tufted Bird-Dropping Moth
June 30, 1982 Indy Entomologist White County, Indiana, United States January 14, 2015 Details
Ectropis crepuscularia
The Small Engrailed
June 30, 1982 Indy Entomologist White County, Indiana, United States January 17, 2015 Details
Hypercompe scribonia
Great Leopard Moth
June 30, 1982 Indy Entomologist White County, Indiana, United States January 25, 2015 Details
Automeris io
Io moth
July 01, 1982 Indy Entomologist White County, Indiana, United States January 25, 2015 Details
Acronicta americana
American Dagger Moth
July 03, 1982 Indy Entomologist White County, Indiana, United States January 16, 2015 Details
Maliattha synochitis
Black-dotted Maliattha
July 03, 1982 Indy Entomologist White County, Indiana, United States January 20, 2015 Details
Acronicta americana
American Dagger Moth
July 03, 1982 Indy Entomologist White County, Indiana, United States January 22, 2015 Details
Baileya australis
Small Baileya
July 03, 1982 Indy Entomologist White County, Indiana, United States January 22, 2015 Details
Hyphantria cunea
Fall Webworm Moth
July 03, 1982 Indy Entomologist White County, Indiana, United States January 22, 2015 Details
Digrammia ocellinata
Faint-spotted Angle
July 03, 1982 Indy Entomologist White County, Indiana, United States January 27, 2015 Details
Eudryas grata
Beautiful Wood-nymph
July 04, 1982 Indy Entomologist White County, Indiana, United States January 22, 2015 Details
Heterocampa subrotata
Small Heterocampa
July 04, 1982 Indy Entomologist White County, Indiana, United States January 22, 2015 Details
Haploa reversa
Reversed Haploa
July 04, 1982 Indy Entomologist White County, Indiana, United States January 22, 2015 Details
Darapsa myron
Virginia creeper sphinx
July 04, 1982 Indy Entomologist White County, Indiana, United States January 25, 2015 Details
Paonias myops
Small-eyed sphinx
July 06, 1982 Indy Entomologist White County, Indiana, United States January 25, 2015 Details
Amorpha juglandis
Walnut sphinx
July 07, 1982 Indy Entomologist White County, Indiana, United States January 22, 2015 Details
Heterocampa subrotata
Small Heterocampa
July 08, 1982 Indy Entomologist Carroll County, Indiana, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Haploa clymene
Clymene Moth
July 15, 1982 Indy Entomologist White County, Indiana, United States January 22, 2015 Details
Euparthenos nubilis
Locust Underwing
July 30, 1982 Indy Entomologist White County, Indiana, United States January 13, 2015 Details
Paratraea plebeja
Plebeian sphinx
September 13, 1982 Indy Entomologist White County, Indiana, United States January 16, 2015 Details
Ennomos magnaria
Maple Spanworm
October 05, 1982 Indy Entomologist Owen County, Indiana, United States January 27, 2015 Details
Paleacrita vernata
Spring Cankerworm Moth
March 01, 1983 Indy Entomologist Carroll County, Indiana, United States January 22, 2015 Details
Catocala amatrix
Sweetheart Underwing
September 07, 1983 Indy Entomologist Carroll County, Indiana, United States January 27, 2015 Details
Catocala ultronia
Ultronia Underwing
July 24, 1984 Indy Entomologist White County, Indiana, United States January 25, 2015 Details
Actias luna
Luna moth
August 01, 1984 Indy Entomologist White County, Indiana, United States January 22, 2015 Details
Amphion floridensis
Nessus sphinx
July 15, 1985 Indy Entomologist Carroll County, Indiana, United States January 22, 2015 Details
Tetracis crocallata
Yellow Slant-line
June 21, 1986 Indy Entomologist Allen County, Indiana, United States January 27, 2015 Details
Nadata gibbosa
White-dotted Prominent
August 04, 1986 Indy Entomologist Ripley County, Indiana, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Hyphantria cunea
Fall Webworm Moth
August 04, 1986 Indy Entomologist Ripley County, Indiana, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Epipaschia superatalis
Dimorphic Macalla Moth
August 05, 1986 Indy Entomologist Jefferson County, Indiana, United States January 20, 2015 Details
Iridopsis defectaria
Brown-shaded Gray
August 05, 1986 Indy Entomologist Jefferson County, Indiana, United States January 25, 2015 Details
Colocasia propinquilinea
Closebanded Yellowhorn Moth
August 07, 1986 Indy Entomologist Brown County, Indiana, United States January 14, 2015 Details
Schizura concinna
Red-humped Caterpillar Moth
August 07, 1986 Indy Entomologist Brown County, Indiana, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Xanthotype sp. August 07, 1986 Indy Entomologist Brown County, Indiana, United States January 31, 2015 Details
Timandra amaturaria
Cross-lined Waved
August 09, 1986 Indy Entomologist Carroll County, Indiana, United States January 25, 2015 Details
Zale galbanata
Maple Zale
August 14, 1986 Indy Entomologist Marion County, Indiana, United States January 14, 2015 Details
Helicoverpa zea
Corn Earworm Moth
September 25, 1986 Indy Entomologist Dubois County, Indiana, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Zale horrida
Horrid Zale
July 05, 1987 Indy Entomologist Carroll County, Indiana, United States January 15, 2015 Details
Hyles lineata
White-lined Sphinx
July 08, 1993 Indy Entomologist McLean County, Illinois, United States January 31, 2015 Details
Chrysodeixis includens
Soybean Looper Moth
September 22, 1993 Indy Entomologist McLean County, Illinois, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Helicoverpa zea
Corn Earworm Moth
September 22, 1993 Indy Entomologist McLean County, Illinois, United States January 31, 2015 Details
Lochmaeus bilineata
Double-lined Prominent
July 09, 1994 Indy Entomologist Guernsey County, Ohio, United States January 31, 2015 Details
Zale lunata
Lunate Zale
July 18, 1994 Indy Entomologist Allen County, Indiana, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Sthenopis argenteomaculatus
Silver-spotted Ghost Moth
August 03, 1994 Indy Entomologist Ontario, Canada January 31, 2015 Details
Cisseps fulvicollis
Yellow-collared Scape Moth
September 21, 1996 Indy Entomologist McLean County, Illinois, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Spilosoma virginica
Virginian Tiger Moth or Yellow Woolybear Moth
August 20, 1997 Indy Entomologist Clark County, Illinois, United States January 31, 2015 Details
Phaeoura quernaria
Oak Beauty
May 20, 1998 Indy Entomologist Jo Daviess County, Illinois, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Anagrapha falcifera
Celery Looper Moth
May 21, 1998 Indy Entomologist Jo Daviess County, Illinois, United States January 30, 2015 Details
Peridroma saucia
Variegated Cutworm Moth
June 19, 1998 Indy Entomologist McLean County, Illinois, United States January 31, 2015 Details
Mythimna unipuncta
Armyworm Moth
June 27, 1998 Indy Entomologist McLean County, Illinois, United States January 31, 2015 Details