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
Papilio troilus
Spicebush Swallowtail
July 31, 2014 stomlins701 Leon County, Florida, United States July 31, 2014 Details
Papilio cresphontes
Giant Swallowtail
July 31, 2014 stomlins701 Leon County, Florida, United States July 31, 2014 Details
Heliconius charithonia
Zebra Heliconian
July 31, 2014 stomlins701 Leon County, Florida, United States July 31, 2014 Details
Agraulis vanillae
Gulf Fritillary
July 31, 2014 stomlins701 Leon County, Florida, United States July 31, 2014 Details
Antheraea polyphemus
Polyphemus moth
July 31, 2014 kgregory Riley County, Kansas, United States July 31, 2014 Details
Niphonyx segregata July 30, 2014 Pamela D. Fisher Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States July 31, 2014 Details
Conchylodes ovulalis July 30, 2014 Pamela D. Fisher Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States July 31, 2014 Details
Xylophanes tersa
Tersa Sphinx
July 30, 2014 Jacqui 80 Lafayette Parish, Louisiana, United States July 31, 2014 Details
Brephidium exilis
Western Pygmy-Blue
July 30, 2014 John Wilson Socorro County, New Mexico, United States July 31, 2014 Details
Battus philenor
Pipevine Swallowtail
July 30, 2014 John Wilson Socorro County, New Mexico, United States July 31, 2014 Details
Agraulis vanillae
Gulf Fritillary
July 30, 2014 stomlins701 Leon County, Florida, United States July 31, 2014 Details
Hylephila phyleus
Fiery Skipper
July 30, 2014 stomlins701 Leon County, Florida, United States July 31, 2014 Details
Grammia ornata
Ornate Tiger Moth
July 30, 2014 letsgomoe Gallatin County, Montana, United States July 31, 2014 Details
Urbanus proteus
Long-tailed Skipper
July 30, 2014 cjadestagg Leon County, Florida, United States July 30, 2014 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
July 30, 2014 stomlins701 Leon County, Florida, United States July 31, 2014 Details
Heliconius charithonia
Zebra Heliconian
July 30, 2014 stomlins701 Leon County, Florida, United States July 31, 2014 Details
Hesperia uncas
Uncas Skipper
July 30, 2014 John Wilson Socorro County, New Mexico, United States July 31, 2014 Details
Antheraea polyphemus
Polyphemus moth
July 30, 2014 kevin81q De Soto County, Mississippi, United States July 30, 2014 Details
Antheraea polyphemus
Polyphemus moth
July 30, 2014 urocyon Lee County, Alabama, United States July 30, 2014 Details
Paonias excaecata
Blinded sphinx
July 30, 2014 SHelms60 Daviess County, Missouri, United States July 31, 2014 Details
Eacles imperialis
Imperial moth
July 30, 2014 chogan71 Warren County, New Jersey, United States July 30, 2014 Details
Argyrotaenia velutinana
Red Banded Leafroller Moth
July 30, 2014 timshrek Indiana County, Pennsylvania, United States July 31, 2014 Details
Colias eurytheme
Orange Sulphur
July 30, 2014 Janet Tubb Ontario, Canada July 31, 2014 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
July 30, 2014 Janet Tubb Ontario, Canada July 31, 2014 Details
Pieris rapae
Cabbage White
July 30, 2014 Janet Tubb Ontario, Canada July 31, 2014 Details
Paonias excaecata
Blinded sphinx
July 30, 2014 pal4life Atlantic County, New Jersey, United States July 31, 2014 Details
Antheraea polyphemus
Polyphemus moth
July 30, 2014 Ellie maureene Suffolk County, New York, United States July 31, 2014 Details
Spilosoma virginica
Virginian Tiger Moth or Yellow Woolybear Moth
July 30, 2014 pruble Christian County, Missouri, United States July 31, 2014 Details
Haploa clymene
Clymene Moth
July 30, 2014 Paul Tavares Ontario, Canada July 30, 2014 Details
Eudryas grata
Beautiful Wood-nymph
July 30, 2014 Jason Sturner Knox County, Tennessee, United States July 30, 2014 Details
Aglais milberti
Milbert's Tortoiseshell
July 30, 2014 juliereid Ontario, Canada July 30, 2014 Details
Actias luna
Luna moth
July 30, 2014 MANGO-X Gwinnett County, Georgia, United States July 31, 2014 Details
Asterocampa clyton
Tawny Emperor
July 29, 2014 Englishman Hernando County, Florida, United States July 30, 2014 Details
Echinargus isola
Reakirt's Blue
July 29, 2014 John Wilson Socorro County, New Mexico, United States July 31, 2014 Details
Junonia coenia
Common Buckeye
July 29, 2014 maria.hoffman6@gmail.com Suffolk County, New York, United States July 30, 2014 Details
Hyles gallii
Bedstraw hawkmoth
July 29, 2014 Smith29-2 Warren County, New York, United States July 29, 2014 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
July 29, 2014 maria.hoffman6@gmail.com Suffolk County, New York, United States July 30, 2014 Details
Hyles lineata
White-lined Sphinx
July 29, 2014 jkopachena Hopkins County, Texas, United States July 29, 2014 Details
Schinia florida
Primrose Moth
July 29, 2014 Chet Gottfried Centre County, Pennsylvania, United States July 29, 2014 Details
Abaeis nicippe
Sleepy Orange
July 29, 2014 John Wilson Socorro County, New Mexico, United States July 31, 2014 Details
Smerinthus cerisyi
One-eyed sphinx
July 29, 2014 Hajiisan Yakima County, Washington, United States July 29, 2014 Details
Eacles imperialis
Imperial moth
July 29, 2014 dave goerger Lafayette County, Wisconsin, United States July 30, 2014 Details
Nomophila nearctica
Lucerne Moth
July 29, 2014 hmclin York County, Pennsylvania, United States July 30, 2014 Details
Iridopsis defectaria
Brown-shaded Gray
July 29, 2014 joeverica Centre County, Pennsylvania, United States July 31, 2014 Details
Hemaris diffinis
Snowberry Clearwing
July 29, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States July 30, 2014 Details
Hylephila phyleus
Fiery Skipper
July 29, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States July 30, 2014 Details
Junonia coenia
Common Buckeye
July 29, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States July 30, 2014 Details
Amphion floridensis
Nessus sphinx
July 29, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States July 30, 2014 Details
Udea rubigalis
Celery Leaftier Moth
July 29, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States July 30, 2014 Details
Pyrrharctia isabella
Isabella Tiger Moth or Banded Woolybear
July 29, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States July 29, 2014 Details
Caloptilia azaleella
Azalea Leafminer
July 29, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States July 29, 2014 Details
Papilio troilus
Spicebush Swallowtail
July 29, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States July 29, 2014 Details
Amblyscirtes vialis
Common Roadside-Skipper
July 29, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States July 29, 2014 Details
Nomophila nearctica
Lucerne Moth
July 29, 2014 Carol Thornton-Anderson Orange County, Indiana, United States July 29, 2014 Details
Pieris rapae
Cabbage White
July 29, 2014 Cherylee Black Ontario, Canada July 30, 2014 Details
Colias eurytheme
Orange Sulphur
July 29, 2014 Cherylee Black Ontario, Canada July 30, 2014 Details
Colias eurytheme
Orange Sulphur
July 29, 2014 Cherylee Black Ontario, Canada July 30, 2014 Details
Limenitis archippus
Viceroy
July 29, 2014 Cherylee Black Ontario, Canada July 30, 2014 Details
Erynnis baptisiae
Wild Indigo Duskywing
July 29, 2014 Cherylee Black Ontario, Canada July 30, 2014 Details
Colias eurytheme
Orange Sulphur
July 29, 2014 juliereid Ontario, Canada July 30, 2014 Details
Vanessa atalanta
Red Admiral
July 29, 2014 dpitcher Erie County, Ohio, United States July 29, 2014 Details
Colias philodice
Clouded Sulphur
July 29, 2014 juliereid Ontario, Canada July 30, 2014 Details
Colias philodice
Clouded Sulphur
July 29, 2014 juliereid Ontario, Canada July 30, 2014 Details
Erynnis baptisiae
Wild Indigo Duskywing
July 29, 2014 juliereid Ontario, Canada July 30, 2014 Details
Erynnis baptisiae
Wild Indigo Duskywing
July 29, 2014 juliereid Ontario, Canada July 30, 2014 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
July 29, 2014 juliereid Ontario, Canada July 30, 2014 Details
Erynnis baptisiae
Wild Indigo Duskywing
July 29, 2014 juliereid Ontario, Canada July 30, 2014 Details
Erynnis baptisiae
Wild Indigo Duskywing
July 29, 2014 juliereid Ontario, Canada July 30, 2014 Details
Limenitis arthemis astyanax
'Astyanax' Red-spotted Purple
July 29, 2014 juliereid Ontario, Canada July 30, 2014 Details
Citheronia regalis
Royal Walnut Moth
July 29, 2014 jweiland86 Cape May County, New Jersey, United States July 29, 2014 Details
Papilio polyxenes
Black Swallowtail
July 29, 2014 juliereid Ontario, Canada July 29, 2014 Details
Asterocampa clyton
Tawny Emperor
July 29, 2014 juliereid Ontario, Canada July 29, 2014 Details
Vanessa atalanta
Red Admiral
July 29, 2014 flacracker Harlan County, Kentucky, United States July 29, 2014 Details
Citheronia regalis
Royal Walnut Moth
July 29, 2014 flacracker Harlan County, Kentucky, United States July 29, 2014 Details
Hemaris thysbe
Hummingbird Clearwing
July 29, 2014 Laurie Cogswell Rockingham County, New Hampshire, United States July 29, 2014 Details
Charadra deridens
The Laugher
July 29, 2014 Chip Krilowicz Camden County, New Jersey, United States July 29, 2014 Details
Galgula partita
The Wedgling
July 28, 2014 magnunc Howard County, Maryland, United States July 29, 2014 Details
Hyles lineata
White-lined Sphinx
July 28, 2014 haverlandt Flathead County, Montana, United States July 29, 2014 Details
Anisota virginiensis
Pink-striped oakworm moth
July 28, 2014 TheAmyTucker Madison County, Alabama, United States July 29, 2014 Details
Hemaris thysbe
Hummingbird Clearwing
July 28, 2014 Cynthia Grant Ontario, Canada July 29, 2014 Details
Polygonia satyrus
Satyr Comma
July 28, 2014 insectidann San Juan County, Washington, United States July 28, 2014 Details
Leptotes marina
Marine Blue
July 28, 2014 ezeemonee Ventura County, California, United States July 30, 2014 Details
Phoebis philea
Orange-barred Sulphur
July 28, 2014 awhite369 Sarasota County, Florida, United States July 30, 2014 Details
Disclisioprocta stellata
Somber Carpet
July 28, 2014 ezeemonee Ventura County, California, United States July 29, 2014 Details
Papilio troilus
Spicebush Swallowtail
July 28, 2014 stomlins701 Leon County, Florida, United States July 31, 2014 Details
Eacles imperialis
Imperial moth
July 28, 2014 mazeglis Washtenaw County, Michigan, United States July 28, 2014 Details
Cisseps fulvicollis
Yellow-collared Scape Moth
July 28, 2014 krancmm Brazoria County, Texas, United States July 29, 2014 Details
Actias luna
Luna moth
July 28, 2014 hunter58 Hernando County, Florida, United States July 28, 2014 Details
Pachysphinx occidentalis
Big poplar sphinx
July 28, 2014 JessLanka Lyon County, Nevada, United States July 28, 2014 Details
Hyalophora columbia
Columbia silkmoth
July 28, 2014 time Apache County, Arizona, United States July 30, 2014 Details
Hyles lineata
White-lined Sphinx
July 28, 2014 tess eagles Madison County, Arkansas, United States July 29, 2014 Details
Haploa clymene
Clymene Moth
July 28, 2014 dncms Knox County, Ohio, United States July 28, 2014 Details
Hypoprepia fucosa
Painted Lichen Moth
July 28, 2014 dncms Knox County, Ohio, United States July 28, 2014 Details
Eudryas grata
Beautiful Wood-nymph
July 28, 2014 dncms Knox County, Ohio, United States July 28, 2014 Details
Hylephila phyleus
Fiery Skipper
July 28, 2014 opiliones Clark County, Nevada, United States July 30, 2014 Details
Lineodes integra July 28, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States July 30, 2014 Details
Clydonopteron sacculana July 28, 2014 JeanEvoy De Soto County, Florida, United States July 31, 2014 Details
Acronicta oblinita
Smeared Dagger Moth
July 28, 2014 pruble Christian County, Missouri, United States July 30, 2014 Details
Hemaris diffinis
Snowberry Clearwing
July 28, 2014 MAWyatt Cleburne County, Arkansas, United States July 29, 2014 Details
Gnophaela vermiculata July 28, 2014 plex1ppus Spokane County, Washington, United States July 29, 2014 Details