Recently Verified Sightings

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Species Observation Datesort icon Submitter Location Verified Date
Euchlaena muzaria June 01, 1977 curtis.lehman
(Jerry McWilliams)
Erie County, Pennsylvania, United States March 14, 2015 Details
Speyeria cybele
Great Spangled Fritillary
June 25, 1979 Indy Entomologist Newton County, Indiana, United States March 19, 2015 Details
Asterocampa clyton
Tawny Emperor
June 28, 1979 Indy Entomologist Pulaski County, Indiana, United States March 19, 2015 Details
Zale unilineata
One-lined Zale
October 05, 1979 curtis.lehman
(Jerry McWilliams)
Erie County, Pennsylvania, United States March 14, 2015 Details
Zale undularis
Black Zale
June 05, 1989 curtis.lehman
(Jerry McWilliams)
Erie County, Pennsylvania, United States March 14, 2015 Details
Acronicta increta
Raspberry Bud Dagger Moth
June 27, 1989 curtis.lehman
(Jerry McWilliams)
Warren County, Pennsylvania, United States March 14, 2015 Details
Apantesis nais
Nais Tiger Moth
June 23, 1992 curtis.lehman
(Jerry McWilliams)
Erie County, Pennsylvania, United States March 14, 2015 Details
Anicla illapsa
Snowy Dart
July 15, 1997 curtis.lehman Clearfield County, Pennsylvania, United States March 15, 2015 Details
Poanes viator
Broad-winged Skipper
May 22, 2003 Rita Venable Obion County, Tennessee, United States March 26, 2015 Details
Phyciodes tharos
Pearl Crescent
August 28, 2005 Indy Entomologist Clinton County, Indiana, United States March 31, 2015 Details
Staphylus hayhurstii
Hayhurst's Scallopwing
June 08, 2006 roseanna Pulaski County, Kentucky, United States March 13, 2015 Details
Pheosia rimosa
Black-rimmed Prominent
July 07, 2007 klebo Centre County, Pennsylvania, United States March 18, 2015 Details
Sesia tibialis June 09, 2008 RubyPanther Lane County, Oregon, United States March 31, 2015 Details
Feniseca tarquinius
Harvester
June 16, 2008 Allen Belden Virginia, United States, Washington County March 19, 2015 Details
Satyrium calanus
Banded Hairstreak
June 16, 2008 Allen Belden Virginia, United States, Washington County March 19, 2015 Details
Papilio canadensis
Canadian Tiger Swallowtail
July 03, 2008 rbuist Manitoba, Canada March 11, 2015 Details
Lerema accius
Clouded Skipper
July 12, 2008 Allen Belden Surry County, Virginia, United States March 19, 2015 Details
Scopula limboundata
Large Lace-border
July 18, 2008 Lula Field Essex County, New York, United States March 11, 2015 Details
Lobophora nivigerata
Powdered Bigwing
July 22, 2008 Lula Field Essex County, New York, United States March 11, 2015 Details
Eulithis explanata
White Eulithis
August 01, 2008 Lula Field Essex County, New York, United States March 11, 2015 Details
Ecliptopera silaceata
Small Phoenix
August 01, 2008 Lula Field Essex County, New York, United States March 11, 2015 Details
Spargania magnoliata
Double-banded Carpet
August 01, 2008 Lula Field Essex County, New York, United States March 11, 2015 Details
Hemaris diffinis
Snowberry Clearwing
August 02, 2008 klebo Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States March 18, 2015 Details
Pontia beckerii
Becker's White
August 31, 2008 KellyBelle Boise County, Idaho, United States March 19, 2015 Details
Amblyscirtes aesculapius
Lace-winged Roadside-Skipper
September 11, 2008 Allen Belden Isle Of Wight County, Virginia, United States March 19, 2015 Details
Erynnis juvenalis
Juvenal's Duskywing
April 09, 2009 Allen Belden Sussex County, Virginia, United States March 19, 2015 Details
Hesperia sassacus
Indian Skipper
May 19, 2009 Allen Belden Amherst County, Virginia, United States March 19, 2015 Details
Chlosyne harrisii
Harris' Checkerspot
June 11, 2009 Allen Belden Highland County, Virginia, United States March 19, 2015 Details
Euphyes dion
Dion Skipper
July 18, 2009 Allen Belden Surry County, Virginia, United States March 19, 2015 Details
Pompeius verna
Little Glassywing
August 08, 2009 Allen Belden Richmond City County, Virginia, United States March 19, 2015 Details
Polygonia gracilis
Hoary Comma
September 26, 2009 Indy Entomologist San Juan County, Colorado, United States March 11, 2015 Details
Callophrys dumetorum
Coastal Green Hairstreak
April 10, 2010 Nancy Hamlett Los Angeles County, California, United States March 30, 2015 Details
Callophrys dumetorum
Coastal Green Hairstreak
April 10, 2010 Nancy Hamlett Los Angeles County, California, United States March 30, 2015 Details
Hesperia metea
Cobweb Skipper
April 28, 2010 Allen Belden Alleghany County, Virginia, United States March 19, 2015 Details
Asterocampa celtis
Hackberry Emperor
May 26, 2010 Allen Belden Prince Edward County, Virginia, United States March 19, 2015 Details
Asterocampa clyton
Tawny Emperor
May 26, 2010 Allen Belden Prince Edward County, Virginia, United States March 19, 2015 Details
Euphyes vestris
Dun Skipper
June 02, 2010 Allen Belden Buckingham County, Virginia, United States March 19, 2015 Details
Horisme intestinata
Brown Bark Carpet
July 13, 2010 Lula Field Essex County, New York, United States March 11, 2015 Details
Hydrelia albifera July 24, 2010 Lula Field Essex County, New York, United States March 11, 2015 Details
Pyrgus communis
Common Checkered-Skipper
September 09, 2010 Allen Belden Sussex County, Virginia, United States March 19, 2015 Details
Thyris sepulchralis
Mournful Thyris
April 02, 2011 haczech Jackson County, Alabama, United States March 14, 2015 Details
Callophrys irus
Frosted Elfin
April 18, 2011 Allen Belden Isle Of Wight County, Virginia, United States March 19, 2015 Details
Hesperia metea
Cobweb Skipper
May 03, 2011 Allen Belden Bath County, Virginia, United States March 19, 2015 Details
Argyrostrotis quadrifilaris
Four-Lined Chocolate
May 17, 2011 Chip Krilowicz Cape May County, New Jersey, United States March 21, 2015 Details
Pontia protodice
Checkered White
May 18, 2011 Allen Belden Dinwiddie County, Virginia, United States March 19, 2015 Details
Feniseca tarquinius
Harvester
May 27, 2011 Allen Belden Cumberland County, Virginia, United States March 19, 2015 Details
Satyrium liparops
Striped Hairstreak
May 27, 2011 Allen Belden Cumberland County, Virginia, United States March 19, 2015 Details
Satyrium calanus
Banded Hairstreak
June 03, 2011 Allen Belden Cumberland County, Virginia, United States March 19, 2015 Details
Satyrium tetra
Mountain Mahogany Hairstreak
June 12, 2011 rebeccafm Los Angeles County, California, United States March 30, 2015 Details
Euphydryas chalcedona
Chalcedon Checkerspot
June 12, 2011 rebeccafm Los Angeles County, California, United States March 30, 2015 Details
Euphilotes bernardino
Bernardino Dotted-Blue
June 18, 2011 rebeccafm Los Angeles County, California, United States March 30, 2015 Details
Actias luna
Luna moth
July 02, 2011 curtis.lehman
(Mike Slater)
Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States March 16, 2015 Details
Actias luna
Luna moth
July 02, 2011 davmcnaugh Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States March 18, 2015 Details
Callosamia angulifera
Tuliptree silkmoth
July 03, 2011 klebo Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States March 18, 2015 Details
Acronicta americana
American Dagger Moth
July 22, 2011 rebeccafm Waushara County, Wisconsin, United States April 01, 2015 Details
Plebejus idas
Northern Blue
August 03, 2011 Indy Entomologist Yukon-Koyukuk Borough, Alaska, United States March 21, 2015 Details
Apamea dubitans August 20, 2011 curtis.lehman Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States March 18, 2015 Details
Hesperia leonardus
Leonard's Skipper
October 10, 2011 Allen Belden Halifax County, Virginia, United States March 19, 2015 Details
Actias luna
Luna moth
April 08, 2012 haczech Jackson County, Alabama, United States March 11, 2015 Details
Amblyscirtes hegon
Pepper and Salt Skipper
April 19, 2012 Allen Belden Prince Edward County, Virginia, United States March 19, 2015 Details
Hesperia metea
Cobweb Skipper
April 27, 2012 Allen Belden Chesterfield County, Virginia, United States March 19, 2015 Details
Callophrys gryneus
Juniper Hairstreak
May 01, 2012 Allen Belden Spotsylvania County, Virginia, United States March 19, 2015 Details
Parrhasius m album
White-M Hairstreak
May 11, 2012 Allen Belden Richmond City County, Virginia, United States March 19, 2015 Details
Satyrium calanus
Banded Hairstreak
May 13, 2012 Allen Belden Richmond City County, Virginia, United States March 19, 2015 Details
Iridopsis vellivolata
Large Purplish Gray
June 03, 2012 Jim Eckert Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States March 22, 2015 Details
Hypercompe scribonia
Great Leopard Moth
June 06, 2012 haczech Jackson County, Alabama, United States March 12, 2015 Details
Antheraea polyphemus
Polyphemus moth
June 17, 2012 klebo Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States March 18, 2015 Details
Speyeria callippe
Callippe Fritillary
August 17, 2012 Todd Stefanic Butte County, Idaho, United States March 12, 2015 Details
Ochlodes sylvanoides
Woodland Skipper
August 18, 2012 Todd Stefanic Butte County, Idaho, United States March 20, 2015 Details
Enyo lugubris
Mournful sphinx
September 05, 2012 haczech Baldwin County, Alabama, United States March 23, 2015 Details
Pyrisitia lisa
Little Yellow
September 11, 2012 Allen Belden Isle Of Wight County, Virginia, United States March 19, 2015 Details
Lycaena phlaeas
American Copper
September 12, 2012 Allen Belden Sussex County, Virginia, United States March 19, 2015 Details
Copaeodes minima
Southern Skipperling
September 12, 2012 Allen Belden Sussex County, Virginia, United States March 19, 2015 Details
Panoquina ocola
Ocola Skipper
October 16, 2012 Allen Belden Richmond City County, Virginia, United States March 19, 2015 Details
Phigalia strigataria
Small Phigalia
April 12, 2013 Sue Gregoire Schuyler County, New York, United States March 20, 2015 Details
Callophrys gryneus
Juniper Hairstreak
May 01, 2013 Allen Belden Cumberland County, Virginia, United States March 19, 2015 Details
Phaneta awemeana June 05, 2013 curtis.lehman
(Jerry McWilliams)
Erie County, Pennsylvania, United States March 14, 2015 Details
Ancylis burgessiana June 05, 2013 curtis.lehman
(Jerry McWilliams)
Erie County, Pennsylvania, United States March 14, 2015 Details
Papilio eurymedon
Pale Swallowtail
June 08, 2013 courtneymiller Boulder County, Colorado, United States March 11, 2015 Details
Satyrium titus
Coral Hairstreak
June 19, 2013 Allen Belden Cumberland County, Virginia, United States March 19, 2015 Details
Asterocampa celtis
Hackberry Emperor
June 19, 2013 Allen Belden Cumberland County, Virginia, United States March 19, 2015 Details
Asterocampa clyton
Tawny Emperor
June 19, 2013 Allen Belden Cumberland County, Virginia, United States March 19, 2015 Details
Orthodes goodelli June 28, 2013 Lula Field Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States March 19, 2015 Details
Manduca quinquemaculata
Five-spotted hawkmoth
June 30, 2013 patmatt Siskiyou County, California, United States March 11, 2015 Details
Rectiostoma xanthobasis July 02, 2013 beetles13 Polk County, Florida, United States March 16, 2015 Details
Speranza pustularia
Lesser Maple Spanworm Moth
July 05, 2013 Sue Gregoire Schuyler County, New York, United States March 20, 2015 Details
Protoboarmia porcelaria
Porcelain Gray
July 05, 2013 Sue Gregoire Schuyler County, New York, United States March 22, 2015 Details
Spilosoma virginica
Virginian Tiger Moth or Yellow Woolybear Moth
July 05, 2013 haczech Jackson County, Alabama, United States March 12, 2015 Details
Homostinea curviliniella July 06, 2013 beetles13 Polk County, Florida, United States March 15, 2015 Details
Eupragia hospita July 06, 2013 beetles13 Polk County, Florida, United States March 16, 2015 Details
Leptosteges flavicostella July 07, 2013 beetles13 Polk County, Florida, United States March 13, 2015 Details
Psilocorsis quercicella
Oak Leaftier Moth
July 09, 2013 beetles13 Polk County, Florida, United States March 16, 2015 Details
Diatraea evanescens July 11, 2013 beetles13 Polk County, Florida, United States March 13, 2015 Details
Raphiptera argillaceella
Diminutive Grass-veneer
July 12, 2013 beetles13 Polk County, Florida, United States March 12, 2015 Details
Euclemensia bassettella July 12, 2013 beetles13 Polk County, Florida, United States March 16, 2015 Details
Oegoconia quadripuncta
Four-spotted Yellowneck
July 13, 2013 Stylurus Washtenaw County, Michigan, United States March 18, 2015 Details
Sparganothis distincta July 13, 2013 beetles13 Polk County, Florida, United States March 14, 2015 Details
Pyralis farinalis
Meal Moth
July 14, 2013 tjrickert Armstrong County, Pennsylvania, United States March 18, 2015 Details
Salbia haemorrhoidalis
Lantana Leaftier Moth
July 21, 2013 beetles13 Polk County, Florida, United States March 12, 2015 Details
Eudeilinia herminiata
Northern Eudeilinea
July 23, 2013 Sue Gregoire Schuyler County, New York, United States March 18, 2015 Details