Recently Verified Sightings

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Species Observation Datesort icon Submitter Location Verified Date
Paonias astylus
Huckleberry sphinx
April 27, 2017 jtylerbell St Marys County, Maryland, United States April 27, 2017 Details
Prionoxystus robiniae
Carpenterworm Moth
April 27, 2017 rdhealy1951@aol.com Hardin County, Kentucky, United States April 27, 2017 Details
Phoberia atomaris
Common Oak Moth
April 27, 2017 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada April 27, 2017 Details
Achatia distincta
Distinct Quaker
April 27, 2017 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada April 27, 2017 Details
Feralia major
Major Sallow
April 27, 2017 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada April 27, 2017 Details
Eupithecia ravocastaliata
Tawny Pug Moth
April 27, 2017 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada April 27, 2017 Details
Psaphida rolandi
Roland's Sallow
April 27, 2017 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada April 27, 2017 Details
Hethemia pistasciaria
Pistachio Emerald
April 26, 2017 Leslie Warren Mahoning County, Ohio, United States April 27, 2017 Details
Malacosoma americanum
Eastern Tent Caterpillar Moth
April 26, 2017 Jazonlee Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States April 26, 2017 Details
Pyrausta orphisalis
Orange Mint Moth
April 26, 2017 Chet Gottfried Centre County, Pennsylvania, United States April 26, 2017 Details
Cleora sublunaria
Double-lined Gray
April 26, 2017 tomnix Tompkins County, New York, United States April 27, 2017 Details
Colobochyla interpuncta
Yellow-lined Owlet
April 26, 2017 rdhealy1951@aol.com Hart County, Kentucky, United States April 27, 2017 Details
Zale phaeocapna April 26, 2017 Allen Belden Richmond City County, Virginia, United States April 27, 2017 Details
Hemaris thysbe
Hummingbird Clearwing
April 26, 2017 Stuart and Crystal Starcher Roane County, West Virginia, United States April 26, 2017 Details
Orgyia leucostigma
White-marked Tussock Moth
April 25, 2017 Wrynn New Hanover County, North Carolina, United States April 25, 2017 Details
Ascia monuste
Great Southern White
April 25, 2017 bc70124 Orleans Parish, Louisiana, United States April 26, 2017 Details
Hyles lineata
White-lined Sphinx
April 25, 2017 Marty.Chartier Dallas County, Texas, United States April 26, 2017 Details
Eutrapela clemataria
Curved-Toothed Geometer
April 25, 2017 jtylerbell Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States April 25, 2017 Details
Ectropis crepuscularia
The Small Engrailed
April 25, 2017 tomnix Tompkins County, New York, United States April 26, 2017 Details
Himella fidelis
Intractable Quaker
April 25, 2017 Tom Middagh Nobles County, Minnesota, United States April 27, 2017 Details
Elaphria versicolor
Variegated Midget
April 25, 2017 pbedell Chesterfield County, Virginia, United States April 26, 2017 Details
Pieris oleracea
Mustard White
April 25, 2017 Stylurus Livingston County, Michigan, United States April 25, 2017 Details
Polygonia interrogationis
Question Mark
April 25, 2017 blueracer Sedgwick County, Kansas, United States April 26, 2017 Details
Achatia distincta
Distinct Quaker
April 25, 2017 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada April 25, 2017 Details
Lithophane unimoda
Dowdy Pinion
April 25, 2017 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada April 25, 2017 Details
Gluphisia lintneri April 25, 2017 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada April 25, 2017 Details
Agonopterix atrodorsella April 25, 2017 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada April 25, 2017 Details
Papilio polyxenes
Black Swallowtail
April 24, 2017 monikawood Steuben County, New York, United States April 24, 2017 Details
Paonias myops
Small-eyed sphinx
April 24, 2017 jshupe Jessamine County, Kentucky, United States April 25, 2017 Details
Agonopterix pulvipennella April 24, 2017 tomnix Tompkins County, New York, United States April 25, 2017 Details
Pero ancetaria
Hübner's Pero
April 24, 2017 tomnix Tompkins County, New York, United States April 25, 2017 Details
Papilio indra
Indra Swallowtail
April 24, 2017 diwalks2 San Diego County, California, United States April 25, 2017 Details
Cydia caryana
Hickory Shuckworm Moth
April 24, 2017 Stott Noble Jefferson County, Alabama, United States April 25, 2017 Details
Amydria effrentella April 24, 2017 Stott Noble Jefferson County, Alabama, United States April 25, 2017 Details
Cerastis tenebrifera
Reddish Speckled Dart
April 24, 2017 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada April 24, 2017 Details
Cyclophora packardi
Packard's Wave
April 23, 2017 Ken Bosso East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana, United States April 24, 2017 Details
Eumorpha fasciatus
Banded sphinx
April 23, 2017 nanpperkins Hays County, Texas, United States April 26, 2017 Details
Vanessa virginiensis
American Lady
April 23, 2017 Gmunro McHenry County, Illinois, United States April 24, 2017 Details
Polygonia comma
Eastern Comma
April 23, 2017 Steve Altic Franklin County, Ohio, United States April 26, 2017 Details
Adelpha eulalia
Arizona Sister
April 23, 2017 Caracara50 Texas, Kerr County, United States April 23, 2017 Details
Venusia comptaria
Brown-shaded Carpet
April 23, 2017 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada April 25, 2017 Details
Sereda tautana
Speckled Sereda Moth
April 23, 2017 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada April 25, 2017 Details
Feralia major
Major Sallow
April 23, 2017 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada April 24, 2017 Details
Euerythra phasma
Red-tailed Specter
April 23, 2017 cosmic_cat Texas, United States, Upshur County April 24, 2017 Details
Papilio polyxenes
Black Swallowtail
April 23, 2017 cosmic_cat Texas, United States, Upshur County April 23, 2017 Details
Cupido comyntas
Eastern Tailed-Blue
April 23, 2017 cosmic_cat Texas, United States, Upshur County April 24, 2017 Details
Nathalis iole
Dainty Sulphur
April 23, 2017 cosmic_cat Texas, United States, Upshur County April 23, 2017 Details
Junonia coenia
Common Buckeye
April 23, 2017 cosmic_cat Texas, United States, Upshur County April 23, 2017 Details
Nomophila nearctica
Lucerne Moth
April 23, 2017 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States April 24, 2017 Details
Udea rubigalis
Celery Leaftier Moth
April 23, 2017 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States April 24, 2017 Details
Zale horrida
Horrid Zale
April 22, 2017 jtylerbell St Marys County, Maryland, United States April 25, 2017 Details
Dryocampa rubicunda
Rosy maple moth
April 22, 2017 Cindiluwhu Union County, South Carolina, United States April 24, 2017 Details
Strymon melinus
Gray Hairstreak
April 22, 2017 Ruth Consoli Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States April 22, 2017 Details
Phyllodesma americana
Lappet Moth
April 22, 2017 tomnix Tompkins County, New York, United States April 24, 2017 Details
Paleacrita vernata
Spring Cankerworm Moth
April 22, 2017 tomnix Tompkins County, New York, United States April 24, 2017 Details
Eupsilia vinulenta
Straight-toothed Sallow
April 22, 2017 tomnix Tompkins County, New York, United States April 24, 2017 Details
Anticlea vasiliata
Variable Carpet
April 22, 2017 tomnix Tompkins County, New York, United States April 24, 2017 Details
Semioscopis packardella April 22, 2017 tomnix Tompkins County, New York, United States April 24, 2017 Details
Apantesis phalerata
Harnessed Moth
April 22, 2017 rdhealy1951@aol.com Hart County, Kentucky, United States April 27, 2017 Details
Nymphalis vaualbum
Compton Tortoiseshell
April 22, 2017 jvkopple2 Kalkaska County, Michigan, United States April 23, 2017 Details
Pontia beckerii
Becker's White
April 22, 2017 PDunwiddie Klickitat County, Washington, United States April 26, 2017 Details
Scopula inductata
Soft-lined Wave
April 22, 2017 wildman Charleston County, South Carolina, United States April 25, 2017 Details
Strymon melinus
Gray Hairstreak
April 22, 2017 PDunwiddie Klickitat County, Washington, United States April 26, 2017 Details
Nerice bidentata
Double-toothed Prominent
April 22, 2017 Stott Noble Jefferson County, Alabama, United States April 24, 2017 Details
Nymphalis antiopa
Mourning Cloak
April 22, 2017 Tee. Mas Ontario, Canada April 26, 2017 Details
Pieris rapae
Cabbage White
April 22, 2017 SaraJE Ontario, Canada April 22, 2017 Details
Notocelia rosaecolana
Doubleday's Notocelia Moth
April 22, 2017 pbedell Chesterfield County, Virginia, United States April 26, 2017 Details
Antheraea polyphemus
Polyphemus moth
April 21, 2017 Romandemigod828 Fairfax County, Virginia, United States April 21, 2017 Details
Vanessa virginiensis
American Lady
April 21, 2017 Texas Butterfly lover Burnet County, Texas, United States April 23, 2017 Details
Cyllopsis gemma
Gemmed Satyr
April 21, 2017 Anne Wills Cabell County, West Virginia, United States April 23, 2017 Details
Euptoieta claudia
Variegated Fritillary
April 21, 2017 JulieLuetzelschwab San Miguel County, New Mexico, United States April 25, 2017 Details
Erynnis telemachus
Rocky Mountain Duskywing
April 21, 2017 JulieLuetzelschwab San Miguel County, New Mexico, United States April 25, 2017 Details
Ponometia candefacta
Olive-shaded Bird-dropping Moth
April 21, 2017 rdhealy1951@aol.com Hart County, Kentucky, United States April 27, 2017 Details
Lacinipolia explicata
Explicit Arches
April 21, 2017 rdhealy1951@aol.com Hart County, Kentucky, United States April 27, 2017 Details
Hyphantria cunea
Fall Webworm Moth
April 21, 2017 rdhealy1951@aol.com Hart County, Kentucky, United States April 27, 2017 Details
Clydonopteron sacculana April 21, 2017 rdhealy1951@aol.com Hart County, Kentucky, United States April 27, 2017 Details
Acerra normalis April 21, 2017 bobscafe British Columbia, Canada April 26, 2017 Details
Zale minerea
Colorful Zale
April 21, 2017 pabirdermoore Clarion County, Pennsylvania, United States April 24, 2017 Details
Feniseca tarquinius
Harvester
April 21, 2017 StaceyWhetstone Blount County, Tennessee, United States April 23, 2017 Details
Phyciodes mylitta
Mylitta Crescent
April 21, 2017 MAKI Kern County, California, United States April 25, 2017 Details
Limenitis lorquini
Lorquin's Admiral
April 21, 2017 breck7348 San Joaquin County, California, United States April 25, 2017 Details
Antheraea polyphemus
Polyphemus moth
April 21, 2017 Malauck Hamilton County, Ohio, United States April 22, 2017 Details
Enodia creola
Creole Pearly-eye
April 21, 2017 bjones7777
(Found by Ellen Shannon and photographed by Gordon Revey.)
Decatur County, Tennessee, United States April 22, 2017 Details
Celastrina echo
Echo Azure
April 21, 2017 hiker96 Pierce County, Washington, United States April 26, 2017 Details
Mesoleuca gratulata
Half-white Carpet Moth
April 21, 2017 hiker96 Pierce County, Washington, United States April 26, 2017 Details
Thyris sepulchralis
Mournful Thyris
April 21, 2017 Carolyn Seaton York County, South Carolina, United States April 24, 2017 Details
Ceratomia hageni
Hagen's sphinx
April 20, 2017 paulselden Douglas County, Kansas, United States April 23, 2017 Details
Elaphria versicolor
Variegated Midget
April 20, 2017 jtylerbell St Marys County, Maryland, United States April 26, 2017 Details
Dryocampa rubicunda
Rosy maple moth
April 20, 2017 Rodeodreams Stanly County, North Carolina, United States April 24, 2017 Details
Kricogonia lyside
Lyside Sulphur
April 20, 2017 pumblebumble Bexar County, Texas, United States April 23, 2017 Details
Papilio multicaudata
Two-tailed Swallowtail
April 20, 2017 JulieLuetzelschwab Santa Fe County, New Mexico, United States April 21, 2017 Details
Palthis asopialis
Faint-spotted Palthis Moth
April 20, 2017 rdhealy1951@aol.com Hart County, Kentucky, United States April 27, 2017 Details
Hypena palparia
Mottled Bomolocha Moth
April 20, 2017 rdhealy1951@aol.com Hart County, Kentucky, United States April 27, 2017 Details
Parapediasia teterrella
Bluegrass Webworm Moth
April 20, 2017 rdhealy1951@aol.com Hart County, Kentucky, United States April 27, 2017 Details
Pyrrharctia isabella
Isabella Tiger Moth or Banded Woolybear
April 20, 2017 rdhealy1951@aol.com Hart County, Kentucky, United States April 27, 2017 Details
Mocis disseverans
Yellow Mocis
April 20, 2017 JeanEvoy De Soto County, Florida, United States April 27, 2017 Details
Grammia incorrupta April 20, 2017 kmortensen Texas, Midland County, United States April 24, 2017 Details
Gretchena concubitana April 20, 2017 Jim Eckert Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States April 23, 2017 Details
Hyphantria cunea
Fall Webworm Moth
April 20, 2017 K Stilwell Tazewell County, Virginia, United States April 25, 2017 Details
Zale lunata
Lunate Zale
April 20, 2017 K Stilwell Tazewell County, Virginia, United States April 25, 2017 Details