Recently Verified Sightings

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Species Observation Datesort icon Submitter Location Verified Date
Polygonia interrogationis
Question Mark
February 27, 2017 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States February 27, 2017 Details
Vanessa atalanta
Red Admiral
February 27, 2017 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States February 27, 2017 Details
Eurytides marcellus
Zebra Swallowtail
February 26, 2017 stomlins701 Leon County, Florida, United States February 27, 2017 Details
Pseudexentera mali
Pale Apple Leafroller Moth
February 25, 2017 curtis.lehman Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States February 27, 2017 Details
Paleacrita merriccata
White-spotted Cankerworm Moth
February 25, 2017 Bill Keim Bucks County, Pennsylvania, United States February 27, 2017 Details
Estigmene acrea
Salt Marsh Moth or Acrea Moth
February 25, 2017 StaceyB Palm Beach County, Florida, United States February 27, 2017 Details
Callophrys augustinus
Brown Elfin
February 24, 2017 ezeemonee Santa Barbara County, California, United States February 25, 2017 Details
Pieris rapae
Cabbage White
February 24, 2017 ButterBelle Putnam County, Tennessee, United States February 25, 2017 Details
Paonias excaecata
Blinded sphinx
February 24, 2017 winstephen Sarasota County, Florida, United States February 24, 2017 Details
Phaeoura quernaria
Oak Beauty
February 24, 2017 mellielong Hillsborough County, Florida, United States February 24, 2017 Details
Eupsilia tristigmata
Three-spotted Sallow
February 24, 2017 digginflowers Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States February 25, 2017 Details
Agonopterix alstroemeriana
Poison Hemlock Moth
February 24, 2017 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States February 27, 2017 Details
Pieris marginalis
Margined White
February 24, 2017 RichHubie Mendocino County, California, United States February 25, 2017 Details
Polygonia comma
Eastern Comma
February 24, 2017 curtis.lehman Fayette County, Pennsylvania, United States February 25, 2017 Details
Semioscopis aurorella February 24, 2017 curtis.lehman Fayette County, Pennsylvania, United States February 24, 2017 Details
Callophrys dumetorum
Coastal Green Hairstreak
February 24, 2017 diwalks2 Orange County, California, United States February 24, 2017 Details
Atlides halesus
Great Purple Hairstreak
February 24, 2017 diwalks2 Orange County, California, United States February 24, 2017 Details
Acleris cervinana February 23, 2017 tjrickert Armstrong County, Pennsylvania, United States February 26, 2017 Details
Agonopterix alstroemeriana
Poison Hemlock Moth
February 23, 2017 tjrickert Armstrong County, Pennsylvania, United States February 27, 2017 Details
Haploa lecontei
Leconte's Haploa
February 23, 2017 JohnBoback Monongalia County, West Virginia, United States February 27, 2017 Details
Galgula partita
The Wedgling
February 23, 2017 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States February 27, 2017 Details
Phigalia strigataria
Small Phigalia
February 23, 2017 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States February 27, 2017 Details
Acleris robinsoniana February 23, 2017 Andy Wyatt York County, Pennsylvania, United States February 25, 2017 Details
Anthocharis cethura
Desert Orangetip
February 23, 2017 diwalks2 San Diego County, California, United States February 24, 2017 Details
Agonopterix alstroemeriana
Poison Hemlock Moth
February 23, 2017 Andy Wyatt York County, Pennsylvania, United States February 25, 2017 Details
Anthocharis cethura
Desert Orangetip
February 23, 2017 Bdog San Diego County, California, United States February 24, 2017 Details
Anthocharis cethura
Desert Orangetip
February 23, 2017 Bdog San Diego County, California, United States February 24, 2017 Details
Chimoptesis pennsylvaniana
Filigreed Chimoptesis
February 23, 2017 Allen Belden Richmond City County, Virginia, United States February 24, 2017 Details
Phoebis sennae
Cloudless Sulphur
February 23, 2017 MAKI Ventura County, California, United States February 23, 2017 Details
Lithophane hemina
Hemina Pinion Moth
February 23, 2017 jwilkinson Howard County, Maryland, United States February 24, 2017 Details
Cerastis tenebrifera
Reddish Speckled Dart
February 23, 2017 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States February 23, 2017 Details
Acleris cornana February 23, 2017 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States February 24, 2017 Details
Libytheana carinenta
American Snout
February 23, 2017 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States February 23, 2017 Details
Polygonia interrogationis
Question Mark
February 23, 2017 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States February 23, 2017 Details
Anaea andria
Goatweed Leafwing
February 23, 2017 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States February 23, 2017 Details
Agonopterix pulvipennella February 22, 2017 tjrickert Armstrong County, Pennsylvania, United States February 26, 2017 Details
Agonopterix canadensis February 22, 2017 tjrickert Armstrong County, Pennsylvania, United States February 27, 2017 Details
Mompha stellella February 22, 2017 tjrickert Armstrong County, Pennsylvania, United States February 27, 2017 Details
Nedra ramosula
Gray Half-Spot
February 22, 2017 JohnBoback Monongalia County, West Virginia, United States February 27, 2017 Details
Atlides halesus
Great Purple Hairstreak
February 22, 2017 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States February 22, 2017 Details
Libytheana carinenta
American Snout
February 22, 2017 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States February 22, 2017 Details
Polygonia interrogationis
Question Mark
February 22, 2017 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States February 22, 2017 Details
Agonopterix clemensella February 21, 2017 tjrickert Armstrong County, Pennsylvania, United States February 26, 2017 Details
Acleris robinsoniana February 21, 2017 tjrickert Armstrong County, Pennsylvania, United States February 26, 2017 Details
Lycia ypsilon
Wooly Gray
February 21, 2017 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States February 22, 2017 Details
Phigalia strigataria
Small Phigalia
February 20, 2017 mercretas Montgomery County, Maryland, United States February 24, 2017 Details
Anartia jatrophae
White Peacock
February 20, 2017 the janitors kid Brevard County, Florida, United States February 23, 2017 Details
Phigalia strigataria
Small Phigalia
February 20, 2017 jtylerbell Calvert County, Maryland, United States February 24, 2017 Details
Metria amella
Live Oak Metria Moth
February 20, 2017 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States February 22, 2017 Details
Tampa dimediatella
Tampa Moth
February 20, 2017 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States February 22, 2017 Details
Cleora sublunaria
Double-lined Gray
February 20, 2017 Stott Noble Jefferson County, Alabama, United States February 22, 2017 Details
Rhyacionia rigidana
Pitch Pine Tip Moth
February 20, 2017 Stott Noble Jefferson County, Alabama, United States February 23, 2017 Details
Caloptilia rhoifoliella
Sumac Leafblotch Miner
February 20, 2017 JeanEvoy De Soto County, Florida, United States February 21, 2017 Details
Decantha stecia February 20, 2017 JeanEvoy De Soto County, Florida, United States February 21, 2017 Details
Paleacrita vernata
Spring Cankerworm Moth
February 20, 2017 digginflowers Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States February 21, 2017 Details
Agraulis vanillae
Gulf Fritillary
February 20, 2017 LoriA3 Los Angeles County, California, United States February 22, 2017 Details
Paleacrita vernata
Spring Cankerworm Moth
February 19, 2017 tom nolan Burlington County, New Jersey, United States February 26, 2017 Details
Hyles lineata
White-lined Sphinx
February 19, 2017 Gyges Chambers County, Texas, United States February 20, 2017 Details
Iridopsis defectaria
Brown-shaded Gray
February 19, 2017 jtylerbell St Marys County, Maryland, United States February 24, 2017 Details
Iridopsis defectaria
Brown-shaded Gray
February 19, 2017 jtylerbell St Marys County, Maryland, United States February 24, 2017 Details
Erynnis brizo
Sleepy Duskywing
February 19, 2017 Beth Polvino Brevard County, Florida, United States February 23, 2017 Details
Chioides albofasciatus
White-striped Longtail
February 19, 2017 Dave Patton Lafayette Parish, Louisiana, United States February 20, 2017 Details
Polygonia comma
Eastern Comma
February 19, 2017 AutumnSage York County, Pennsylvania, United States February 20, 2017 Details
Vanessa virginiensis
American Lady
February 19, 2017 hunter58 Hernando County, Florida, United States February 22, 2017 Details
Eupsilia morrisoni
Morrison's Sallow
February 19, 2017 magnunc Howard County, Maryland, United States February 27, 2017 Details
Libytheana carinenta
American Snout
February 19, 2017 Jeff Trahan De Soto Parish, Louisiana, United States February 20, 2017 Details
Phyciodes tharos
Pearl Crescent
February 19, 2017 Jeff Trahan De Soto Parish, Louisiana, United States February 20, 2017 Details
Calycopis cecrops
Red-banded Hairstreak
February 19, 2017 Jeff Trahan De Soto Parish, Louisiana, United States February 20, 2017 Details
Anaea andria
Goatweed Leafwing
February 19, 2017 Jeff Trahan De Soto Parish, Louisiana, United States February 20, 2017 Details
Polygonia interrogationis
Question Mark
February 19, 2017 CA Ivy Cherokee County, Oklahoma, United States February 19, 2017 Details
Polygonia interrogationis
Question Mark
February 19, 2017 CA Ivy Adair County, Oklahoma, United States February 19, 2017 Details
Pyrisitia proterpia
Tailed Orange
February 19, 2017 CA Ivy Adair County, Oklahoma, United States February 19, 2017 Details
Pseudexentera sepia February 19, 2017 Stott Noble Jefferson County, Alabama, United States February 20, 2017 Details
Anicla infecta
Green Cutworm Moth
February 19, 2017 Cheri Pierce Lake County, Florida, United States February 20, 2017 Details
Calycopis isobeon
Dusky-blue Groundstreak
February 18, 2017 Raul Delgado Texas, United States, Webb County February 20, 2017 Details
Antheraea polyphemus
Polyphemus moth
February 18, 2017 geraldswegner Indian River County, Florida, United States February 23, 2017 Details
Paleacrita vernata
Spring Cankerworm Moth
February 18, 2017 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States February 22, 2017 Details
Phigalia denticulata
Toothed Phigalia
February 18, 2017 Amandadaye76 Hamilton County, Indiana, United States February 24, 2017 Details
Emmelina monodactyla
Morning-glory Plume Moth
February 18, 2017 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States February 27, 2017 Details
Phyciodes tharos
Pearl Crescent
February 18, 2017 cosmic_cat Texas, Smith County, United States February 20, 2017 Details
Actias luna
Luna moth
February 18, 2017 cosmic_cat Texas, Smith County, United States February 20, 2017 Details
Caenurgina erechtea
Forage Looper Moth
February 18, 2017 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States February 18, 2017 Details
Strymon melinus
Gray Hairstreak
February 18, 2017 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States February 18, 2017 Details
Polygonia interrogationis
Question Mark
February 18, 2017 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States February 18, 2017 Details
Vanessa virginiensis
American Lady
February 18, 2017 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States February 18, 2017 Details
Libytheana carinenta
American Snout
February 18, 2017 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States February 18, 2017 Details
Anthocharis thoosa
Southwestern Orangetip
February 17, 2017 cobal2913 Gila County, Arizona, United States February 22, 2017 Details
Anthanassa texana
Texan Crescent
February 16, 2017 cobal2913 Santa Cruz County, Arizona, United States February 22, 2017 Details
Heliconius charithonia
Zebra Heliconian
February 16, 2017 the janitors kid Palm Beach County, Florida, United States February 17, 2017 Details
Dryas iulia
Julia Heliconian
February 16, 2017 the janitors kid Palm Beach County, Florida, United States February 17, 2017 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
February 16, 2017 the janitors kid Palm Beach County, Florida, United States February 17, 2017 Details
Battus philenor
Pipevine Swallowtail
February 16, 2017 cobal2913 Santa Cruz County, Arizona, United States February 22, 2017 Details
Cydia pomonella
Codling Moth
February 16, 2017 bobscafe British Columbia, Canada February 23, 2017 Details
Polygonia interrogationis
Question Mark
February 16, 2017 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States February 16, 2017 Details
Emmelina monodactyla
Morning-glory Plume Moth
February 15, 2017 jvhigbee Pierce County, Washington, United States February 23, 2017 Details
Sonia constrictana
Constricted Sonia Moth
February 15, 2017 JeanEvoy De Soto County, Florida, United States February 17, 2017 Details
Diacme elealis February 15, 2017 JeanEvoy De Soto County, Florida, United States February 16, 2017 Details
Papilio cresphontes
Giant Swallowtail
February 14, 2017 mellielong Hillsborough County, Florida, United States February 15, 2017 Details
Phoebis philea
Orange-barred Sulphur
February 14, 2017 mellielong Hillsborough County, Florida, United States February 15, 2017 Details
Heliconius charithonia
Zebra Heliconian
February 14, 2017 mellielong Hillsborough County, Florida, United States February 15, 2017 Details