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
Leptotes marina
Marine Blue
October 18, 2006 Shirley Wilkerson Brazos County, Texas, United States February 20, 2017 Details
Epargyreus clarus
Silver-spotted Skipper
October 01, 2007 Shirley Wilkerson Brazos County, Texas, United States February 20, 2017 Details
Haploa clymene
Clymene Moth
June 25, 2008 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States February 12, 2017 Details
Iridopsis defectaria
Brown-shaded Gray
July 27, 2009 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States February 21, 2017 Details
Nerice bidentata
Double-toothed Prominent
July 28, 2009 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States February 21, 2017 Details
Idaea demissaria
Red-Bordered Wave
July 31, 2009 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States February 21, 2017 Details
Hyparpax aurora
Pink Prominent
August 02, 2009 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States February 20, 2017 Details
Bleptina caradrinalis
Bent-winged Owlet Moth
August 04, 2009 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States February 12, 2017 Details
Acronicta americana
American Dagger Moth
August 05, 2009 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States February 12, 2017 Details
Symmerista albifrons
White-headed Prominent
August 14, 2009 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States February 12, 2017 Details
Misogada unicolor
Drab Prominent
August 14, 2009 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States February 12, 2017 Details
Pyrrharctia isabella
Isabella Tiger Moth or Banded Woolybear
August 14, 2009 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States February 12, 2017 Details
Renia sobrialis
Sober Renia Moth
August 14, 2009 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States February 12, 2017 Details
Heterocampa obliqua
Oblique Heterocampa
August 15, 2009 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States February 12, 2017 Details
Panopoda carneicosta
Brown Panopoda
August 15, 2009 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States February 12, 2017 Details
Feltia subterranea
Subterranean Dart Moth
August 15, 2009 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States February 12, 2017 Details
Epipagis huronalis August 20, 2009 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States February 12, 2017 Details
Hypoprepia miniata
Scarlet-winged Lichen Moth
August 22, 2009 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States February 20, 2017 Details
Scolecocampa liburna
Dead-wood Borer Moth
August 26, 2009 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States February 23, 2017 Details
Hemaris thysbe
Hummingbird Clearwing
August 28, 2009 Ilse Gebhard Kalamazoo County, Michigan, United States February 09, 2017 Details
Parascotia fuliginaria
Waved Black
September 04, 2009 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States February 22, 2017 Details
Nigetia formosalis
Thin-winged Owlet
September 04, 2009 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States February 22, 2017 Details
Disclisioprocta stellata
Somber Carpet
September 06, 2009 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States February 22, 2017 Details
Trichordestra legitima
Striped Garden Caterpillar
September 09, 2009 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States February 22, 2017 Details
Feltia tricosa September 10, 2009 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States February 23, 2017 Details
Ephyriades brunnea
Florida Duskywing
March 16, 2010 LibbyMegna Monroe County, Florida, United States February 23, 2017 Details
Ephyriades brunnea
Florida Duskywing
March 16, 2010 LibbyMegna Monroe County, Florida, United States February 23, 2017 Details
Heliconius charithonia
Zebra Heliconian
March 20, 2010 LibbyMegna Miami-Dade County, Florida, United States February 23, 2017 Details
Acrolophus popeanella
Clemens' Grass Tubeworm Moth
June 14, 2010 botanybill Howard County, Maryland, United States February 28, 2017 Details
Limenitis arthemis astyanax
'Astyanax' Red-spotted Purple
July 03, 2010 Shirley Wilkerson Brazos County, Texas, United States February 20, 2017 Details
Automeris io
Io moth
August 25, 2010 botanybill Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States February 28, 2017 Details
Phoebis sennae
Cloudless Sulphur
August 30, 2010 Shirley Wilkerson Brazos County, Texas, United States February 20, 2017 Details
Callophrys henrici
Henry's Elfin
March 13, 2011 redfishin Nassau County, Florida, United States February 15, 2017 Details
Digrammia continuata
Curve-lined Angle
September 24, 2011 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States February 22, 2017 Details
Euerythra phasma
Red-tailed Specter
April 01, 2012 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States February 22, 2017 Details
Eurema daira
Barred Yellow
June 22, 2012 LLJohnson Dominican Republic February 10, 2017 Details
Eusarca fundaria October 21, 2012 gsmithbrawley Florida, United States February 20, 2017 Details
Schinia arcigera
Arcigera Flower Moth
August 13, 2013 botanybill Howard County, Maryland, United States February 28, 2017 Details
Nephelodes minians
Bronzed Cutworm Moth
September 12, 2013 botanybill Howard County, Maryland, United States February 28, 2017 Details
Strymon melinus
Gray Hairstreak
August 04, 2014 JohnBoback Monongalia County, West Virginia, United States February 28, 2017 Details
Limenitis arthemis astyanax
'Astyanax' Red-spotted Purple
August 05, 2014 JohnBoback Monongalia County, West Virginia, United States March 01, 2017 Details
Parrhasius m album
White-M Hairstreak
September 10, 2014 JohnBoback Monongalia County, West Virginia, United States February 28, 2017 Details
Enodia anthedon
Northern Pearly-eye
September 10, 2014 JohnBoback Monongalia County, West Virginia, United States March 01, 2017 Details
Chlosyne nycteis
Silvery Checkerspot
September 10, 2014 JohnBoback Monongalia County, West Virginia, United States March 01, 2017 Details
Erynnis baptisiae
Wild Indigo Duskywing
September 10, 2014 JohnBoback Monongalia County, West Virginia, United States March 01, 2017 Details
Poanes hobomok
Hobomok Skipper
May 16, 2015 JohnBoback Monongalia County, West Virginia, United States February 28, 2017 Details
Pontia protodice
Checkered White
May 22, 2015 JoseBonner Chaves County, New Mexico, United States February 13, 2017 Details
Pontia protodice
Checkered White
May 22, 2015 JoseBonner Chaves County, New Mexico, United States February 13, 2017 Details
Pontia protodice
Checkered White
May 22, 2015 JoseBonner Chaves County, New Mexico, United States February 13, 2017 Details
Strymon melinus
Gray Hairstreak
May 22, 2015 JoseBonner Chaves County, New Mexico, United States February 13, 2017 Details
Junonia coenia
Common Buckeye
May 24, 2015 JoseBonner Bexar County, Texas, United States February 08, 2017 Details
Strymon melinus
Gray Hairstreak
May 24, 2015 JoseBonner Bexar County, Texas, United States February 28, 2017 Details
Polygonia interrogationis
Question Mark
May 24, 2015 JoseBonner Bexar County, Texas, United States February 13, 2017 Details
Phyciodes phaon
Phaon Crescent
May 26, 2015 JoseBonner Texas, Kimble County, United States February 20, 2017 Details
Battus philenor
Pipevine Swallowtail
May 26, 2015 JoseBonner Texas, Kimble County, United States February 14, 2017 Details
Echinargus isola
Reakirt's Blue
May 26, 2015 JoseBonner Texas, Kimble County, United States February 20, 2017 Details
Texola elada
Elada Checkerspot
May 26, 2015 JoseBonner Texas, Kimble County, United States February 20, 2017 Details
Vanessa virginiensis
American Lady
May 27, 2015 JoseBonner Chaves County, New Mexico, United States February 28, 2017 Details
Papilio polyxenes
Black Swallowtail
May 27, 2015 JoseBonner Chaves County, New Mexico, United States February 28, 2017 Details
Pontia protodice
Checkered White
May 27, 2015 JoseBonner Chaves County, New Mexico, United States February 28, 2017 Details
Euptoieta claudia
Variegated Fritillary
May 27, 2015 JoseBonner Chaves County, New Mexico, United States February 28, 2017 Details
Colias eurytheme
Orange Sulphur
May 28, 2015 JoseBonner Santa Fe County, New Mexico, United States February 28, 2017 Details
Polygonia gracilis
Hoary Comma
May 28, 2015 JoseBonner Santa Fe County, New Mexico, United States February 28, 2017 Details
Anthocharis thoosa
Southwestern Orangetip
May 28, 2015 JoseBonner Santa Fe County, New Mexico, United States February 28, 2017 Details
Pontia sisymbrii
Spring White
May 28, 2015 JoseBonner Santa Fe County, New Mexico, United States February 28, 2017 Details
Pontia sisymbrii
Spring White
May 28, 2015 JoseBonner Santa Fe County, New Mexico, United States February 28, 2017 Details
Callophrys eryphon
Western Pine Elfin
May 28, 2015 JoseBonner Santa Fe County, New Mexico, United States February 28, 2017 Details
Cupido amyntula
Western Tailed-Blue
May 28, 2015 JoseBonner Santa Fe County, New Mexico, United States February 28, 2017 Details
Astraptes fulgerator
Two-barred Flasher
May 30, 2015 ajijic1936 Jalisco, Mexico February 28, 2017 Details
Malacosoma disstria
Forest Tent Caterpillar Moth
May 30, 2015 sh11 Ontario, Canada February 10, 2017 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
June 15, 2015 Christine Stanke Milwaukee County, Wisconsin, United States February 23, 2017 Details
Vanessa atalanta
Red Admiral
June 17, 2015 sh11 Ontario, Canada February 10, 2017 Details
Speyeria atlantis
Atlantis Fritillary
June 24, 2015 JohnBoback Pendleton County, West Virginia, United States February 28, 2017 Details
Vanessa atalanta
Red Admiral
June 29, 2015 sh11 Ontario, Canada February 10, 2017 Details
Phyciodes tharos
Pearl Crescent
July 02, 2015 JohnBoback Lewis County, West Virginia, United States February 28, 2017 Details
Glaphyria fulminalis
Black-patched Glaphyria Moth
July 07, 2015 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States February 10, 2017 Details
Catocala grynea
Woody Underwing
July 07, 2015 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States February 10, 2017 Details
Endothenia hebesana
Verbena Bud Moth
July 07, 2015 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States February 10, 2017 Details
Amydria effrentella July 07, 2015 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States February 10, 2017 Details
Coleotechnites coniferella July 10, 2015 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States February 16, 2017 Details
Scardia approximatella July 11, 2015 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States February 10, 2017 Details
Melanolophia signataria
Signate Melanolophia
July 11, 2015 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States February 11, 2017 Details
Crambus agitatellus July 11, 2015 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States February 11, 2017 Details
Moodna ostrinella
Darker Moodna Moth
July 15, 2015 tom murray Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States February 08, 2017 Details
Elaphria versicolor
Variegated Midget
July 18, 2015 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States February 16, 2017 Details
Phaecasiophora confixana
Macrame Moth
July 18, 2015 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States February 16, 2017 Details
Elaphria versicolor
Variegated Midget
July 19, 2015 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States February 16, 2017 Details
Pococera asperatella
Maple Webworm Moth
July 22, 2015 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States February 16, 2017 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
July 23, 2015 Christine Stanke Milwaukee County, Wisconsin, United States February 21, 2017 Details
Heterocampa biundata
Wavy-lined Heterocampa
July 23, 2015 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States February 16, 2017 Details
Catocala palaeogama
Oldwife Underwing
July 23, 2015 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States February 16, 2017 Details
Proxenus miranda
Miranda Moth
July 24, 2015 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States February 16, 2017 Details
Xylesthia pruniramiella July 28, 2015 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States February 16, 2017 Details
Ponometia candefacta
Olive-shaded Bird-dropping Moth
July 31, 2015 drkilmer Maryland, United States February 16, 2017 Details
Scoparia basalis July 31, 2015 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States February 13, 2017 Details
Herpetogramma thestealis July 31, 2015 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States February 13, 2017 Details
Choristoneura parallela
Spotted Fireworm Moth
August 01, 2015 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States February 13, 2017 Details
Tolype laricis
The Larch Moth
August 01, 2015 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States February 16, 2017 Details
Elaphria versicolor
Variegated Midget
August 01, 2015 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States February 16, 2017 Details
Euplexia benesimilis
American Angle Shades
August 02, 2015 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States February 16, 2017 Details