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
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
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
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
Hermeuptychia sosybius
Carolina Satyr
June 01, 2008 Shirley Wilkerson Brazos County, Texas, United States March 12, 2017 Details
Chlosyne nycteis
Silvery Checkerspot
July 14, 2008 donh1298 Hardeman County, Tennessee, United States March 19, 2017 Details
Hyalophora cecropia
Cecropia silkmoth
September 01, 2008 Ilse Gebhard Kalamazoo County, Michigan, United States March 07, 2017 Details
Desmia funeralis/maculalis July 27, 2009 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States March 07, 2017 Details
Virbia rubicundaria
Ruddy Holomelina
August 18, 2009 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States March 13, 2017 Details
Grammia figurata
Figured Tiger Moth
August 22, 2009 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States March 26, 2017 Details
Lobocleta peralbata August 31, 2009 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States March 07, 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
Eusarca confusaria
Confused Eusarca
September 13, 2009 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States March 13, 2017 Details
Grammia phyllira
Phyllira Tiger Moth
September 27, 2009 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States March 26, 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
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
Grammia parthenice
Parthenice Tiger Moth
October 03, 2011 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States March 26, 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
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
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
Anagrapha falcifera
Celery Looper Moth
October 09, 2013 sh11 Ontario, Canada March 26, 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
Yponomeuta multipunctella
American Ermine Moth
June 27, 2014 jsherman Oakland County, Michigan, United States March 16, 2017 Details
Polygrammate hebraeicum
The Hebrew
July 01, 2014 Sweetmommy St Clair County, Michigan, United States March 17, 2017 Details
Orthonama obstipata
The Gem
July 04, 2014 jsherman Oakland County, Michigan, United States March 16, 2017 Details
Mythimna unipuncta
Armyworm Moth
July 04, 2014 pomarinejaeger Tuscola County, Michigan, United States March 17, 2017 Details
Cnaemidophorus rhododactyla July 04, 2014 pomarinejaeger Tuscola County, Michigan, United States March 16, 2017 Details
Prochoerodes lineola
Large Maple Spanworm Moth
July 05, 2014 James Fox Oakland County, Michigan, United States March 16, 2017 Details
Eulithis diversilineata
Lesser Grapevine Looper Moth
July 05, 2014 jsherman Oakland County, Michigan, United States March 16, 2017 Details
Ennomos subsignaria
Elm Spanworm Moth
July 05, 2014 jsherman Oakland County, Michigan, United States March 16, 2017 Details
Argyrotaenia velutinana
Red Banded Leafroller Moth
July 05, 2014 pomarinejaeger Tuscola County, Michigan, United States March 17, 2017 Details
Scopula limboundata
Large Lace-border
July 07, 2014 pomarinejaeger Tuscola County, Michigan, United States March 16, 2017 Details
Crambus bidens
Forked Grass-veneer
July 07, 2014 pomarinejaeger Tuscola County, Michigan, United States March 16, 2017 Details
Papilio troilus
Spicebush Swallowtail
July 09, 2014 scwilso35 Monongalia County, West Virginia, United States March 11, 2017 Details
Hyalophora columbia
Columbia silkmoth
July 10, 2014 GerryB Glacier County, Montana, United States March 15, 2017 Details
Polygonia interrogationis
Question Mark
July 10, 2014 Rose64 Ontario, Canada March 13, 2017 Details
Ctenucha virginica
Virginia Ctenucha
July 15, 2014 toddewen Ingham County, Michigan, United States March 17, 2017 Details
Eurytides marcellus
Zebra Swallowtail
July 16, 2014 scwilso35 Monongalia County, West Virginia, United States March 17, 2017 Details
Sitochroa palealis July 17, 2014 pomarinejaeger Tuscola County, Michigan, United States March 17, 2017 Details
Papilio troilus
Spicebush Swallowtail
July 17, 2014 scwilso35 Monongalia County, West Virginia, United States March 11, 2017 Details
Eurrhypara hortulata
Small Magpie
July 17, 2014 pomarinejaeger Tuscola County, Michigan, United States March 17, 2017 Details
Lymantria dispar
Gypsy Moth
July 18, 2014 RachelTheFraidyCat Washtenaw County, Michigan, United States March 17, 2017 Details
Galasa nigrinodis July 18, 2014 pomarinejaeger Tuscola County, Michigan, United States March 17, 2017 Details
Prochoerodes lineola
Large Maple Spanworm Moth
July 20, 2014 pomarinejaeger Tuscola County, Michigan, United States March 17, 2017 Details
Fissicrambus mutabilis
Changeable Grass-veneer
August 13, 2014 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States March 12, 2017 Details
Heliocheilus lupatus August 16, 2014 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States March 12, 2017 Details
Peridea ferruginea
Chocolate Prominent
August 22, 2014 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States March 12, 2017 Details
Dargida diffusa
Wheat Head Armyworm Moth
August 25, 2014 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States March 12, 2017 Details
Oligocentria lignicolor
White-Streaked Prominent
August 25, 2014 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States March 13, 2017 Details
Cucullia convexipennis
Brown-hooded Owlet
August 26, 2014 Christine Stanke Milwaukee County, Wisconsin, United States March 23, 2017 Details
Schinia florida
Primrose Moth
September 01, 2014 CathK Albany County, New York, United States March 08, 2017 Details
Abaeis nicippe
Sleepy Orange
September 07, 2014 gunhilda Payne County, Oklahoma, United States March 13, 2017 Details
Halysidota tessellaris
Banded Tussock Moth or Pale Tiger Moth
October 05, 2014 scwilso35 Preston County, West Virginia, United States March 11, 2017 Details
Haploa confusa
Confused Haploa
May 14, 2015 monikawood Steuben County, New York, United States March 08, 2017 Details
Vanessa atalanta
Red Admiral
May 23, 2015 joey Montmorency County, Michigan, United States March 20, 2017 Details
Erynnis horatius
Horace's Duskywing
May 24, 2015 JoseBonner Bexar County, Texas, United States March 13, 2017 Details
Phyciodes tharos
Pearl Crescent
May 24, 2015 JoseBonner Bexar County, Texas, United States March 12, 2017 Details