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
Hemileuca maia
Eastern buckmoth
December 20, 2014 Julius Bradley County, Tennessee, United States December 20, 2014 Details
Cosmosoma myrodora
Scarlet-Bodied Wasp Moth
December 19, 2014 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States December 19, 2014 Details
Antheraea polyphemus
Polyphemus moth
December 16, 2014 mikeq2 Escambia County, Florida, United States December 16, 2014 Details
Clemensia albata
Little White Lichen Moth
December 13, 2014 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States December 18, 2014 Details
Alsophila pometaria
Fall Cankerworm Moth
December 13, 2014 Tom Raub Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States December 14, 2014 Details
Disclisioprocta stellata
Somber Carpet
December 12, 2014 ezeemonee Orange County, California, United States December 15, 2014 Details
Galgula partita
The Wedgling
December 09, 2014 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States December 18, 2014 Details
Xylophanes tersa
Tersa Sphinx
December 08, 2014 Sunny Jim Sarasota County, Florida, United States December 10, 2014 Details
Orthonama obstipata
The Gem
December 07, 2014 haczech Jackson County, Alabama, United States December 17, 2014 Details
Operophtera bruceata
The Bruce Spanworm
December 07, 2014 NJc Mercer County, New Jersey, United States December 08, 2014 Details
Opogona (new species) December 06, 2014 finatic San Diego County, California, United States December 11, 2014 Details
Spodoptera ornithogalli
Yellow-striped Armyworm Moth
December 06, 2014 Finatic02 San Diego County, California, United States December 10, 2014 Details
Plutella xylostella
Diamondback Moth
December 06, 2014 Finatic02 San Diego County, California, United States December 10, 2014 Details
Elasmopalpus lignosellus
Lesser Cornstalk Borer
December 06, 2014 Finatic02 San Diego County, California, United States December 10, 2014 Details
Utetheisa ornatrix
Bella Moth
December 06, 2014 Nancee Cobb Bay County, Florida, United States December 07, 2014 Details
Libytheana carinenta
American Snout
December 06, 2014 mbowling Texas, Presidio County, United States December 10, 2014 Details
Eurema mexicana
Mexican Yellow
December 06, 2014 mbowling Texas, Presidio County, United States December 10, 2014 Details
Vanessa cardui
Painted Lady
December 06, 2014 mbowling Texas, Presidio County, United States December 10, 2014 Details
Eacles imperialis
Imperial moth
December 06, 2014 rhh0ryu Martin County, Florida, United States December 07, 2014 Details
Spoladea recurvalis
Hawaiian Beet Webworm
December 05, 2014 finatic San Diego County, California, United States December 10, 2014 Details
Estigmene acrea
Salt Marsh Moth or Acrea Moth
December 04, 2014 kandiego San Diego County, California, United States December 06, 2014 Details
Danaus gilippus
Queen
December 04, 2014 Robert Gorman Orange County, California, United States December 16, 2014 Details
Microtheoris ophionalis
Yellow-veined Moth
December 04, 2014 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States December 05, 2014 Details
Crambus satrapellus December 04, 2014 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States December 05, 2014 Details
Syngamia florella
Red-waisted Florella Moth
December 04, 2014 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States December 05, 2014 Details
Lophosis labeculata December 02, 2014 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States December 03, 2014 Details
Automeris io
Io moth
December 01, 2014 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States December 01, 2014 Details
Acleris schalleriana December 01, 2014 yardbird Camden County, New Jersey, United States December 01, 2014 Details
Achlyodes pallida
Pale Sicklewing
November 30, 2014 Javster7 Hidalgo County, Texas, United States December 04, 2014 Details
Zomaria andromedana
Andromedana Moth
November 30, 2014 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States December 05, 2014 Details
Ethmia macelhosiella November 30, 2014 Ken Childs Chester County, Tennessee, United States December 02, 2014 Details
Alsophila pometaria
Fall Cankerworm Moth
November 29, 2014 treichard Snyder County, Pennsylvania, United States December 04, 2014 Details
Platynota exasperatana
Exasperating Platynota
November 29, 2014 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States December 03, 2014 Details
Glenoides texanaria
Texas Gray
November 29, 2014 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States December 03, 2014 Details
Idia gopheri November 29, 2014 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States December 03, 2014 Details
Hemileuca electra
Electra buckmoth
November 29, 2014 robinson_michael@allergan.com Orange County, California, United States November 30, 2014 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
November 29, 2014 David Allen Jones Orange County, California, United States December 02, 2014 Details
Pyrgus oileus
Tropical Checkered-Skipper
November 28, 2014 LLJohnson Dominican Republic December 01, 2014 Details
Iridopsis defectaria
Brown-shaded Gray
November 28, 2014 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States December 03, 2014 Details
Phyciodes phaon
Phaon Crescent
November 28, 2014 mbowling St Tammany Parish, Louisiana, United States December 03, 2014 Details
Hyles lineata
White-lined Sphinx
November 27, 2014 finatic Imperial County, California, United States December 09, 2014 Details
Syngamia florella
Red-waisted Florella Moth
November 26, 2014 Dwaine Wagoner Miami-Dade County, Florida, United States November 30, 2014 Details
Lithophane grotei
Grote's Pinion
November 25, 2014 disteffv Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States December 19, 2014 Details
Lithophane disposita
Dashed Gray Pinion
November 25, 2014 disteffv Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States December 19, 2014 Details
Alsophila pometaria
Fall Cankerworm Moth
November 25, 2014 disteffv Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States December 18, 2014 Details
Hypercompe scribonia
Great Leopard Moth
November 24, 2014 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States December 03, 2014 Details
Cosmosoma myrodora
Scarlet-Bodied Wasp Moth
November 22, 2014 bentert Sarasota County, Florida, United States December 04, 2014 Details
Leptotes marina
Marine Blue
November 22, 2014 Joy27 Los Angeles County, California, United States December 02, 2014 Details
Protoboarmia porcelaria
Porcelain Gray
November 21, 2014 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States December 03, 2014 Details
Dargida procinctus November 20, 2014 Martixan@gmail.com San Francisco County, California, United States December 12, 2014 Details
Glenoides texanaria
Texas Gray
November 20, 2014 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States December 03, 2014 Details
Hypena scabra
Green Cloverworm Moth
November 20, 2014 arcturusangel Harrison County, Texas, United States December 19, 2014 Details
Nathalis iole
Dainty Sulphur
November 19, 2014 mbowling Texas, United States, Val Verde County December 05, 2014 Details
Chlosyne theona
Theona Checkerspot
November 19, 2014 mbowling Texas, United States, Val Verde County December 03, 2014 Details
Opogona (new species) November 18, 2014 finatic San Diego County, California, United States December 18, 2014 Details
Anicla infecta
Green Cutworm Moth
November 18, 2014 Finatic02 San Diego County, California, United States December 18, 2014 Details
Galgula partita
The Wedgling
November 17, 2014 Finatic02 San Diego County, California, United States December 18, 2014 Details
Agrotis gladiaria
Swordsman Dart
November 17, 2014 haczech Jackson County, Alabama, United States December 20, 2014 Details
Agnorisma bollii November 17, 2014 haczech Jackson County, Alabama, United States December 17, 2014 Details
Vanessa cardui
Painted Lady
November 16, 2014 ezeemonee Ventura County, California, United States December 02, 2014 Details
Vanessa atalanta
Red Admiral
November 16, 2014 ezeemonee Ventura County, California, United States December 02, 2014 Details
Acronicta funeralis
Funerary Dagger Moth
November 15, 2014 disteffv Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States December 10, 2014 Details
Pyrausta volupialis
Volupial Pyrausta Moth
November 12, 2014 finatic San Diego County, California, United States December 18, 2014 Details
Pyrausta volupialis
Volupial Pyrausta Moth
November 12, 2014 finatic San Diego County, California, United States December 18, 2014 Details
Zenophleps lignicolorata November 11, 2014 Finatic02 San Diego County, California, United States December 18, 2014 Details
Condica sutor November 11, 2014 haczech Jackson County, Alabama, United States December 19, 2014 Details
Estigmene acrea
Salt Marsh Moth or Acrea Moth
November 11, 2014 Kurt R. Schwarz Texas, United States December 10, 2014 Details
Polites vibex
Whirlabout
November 10, 2014 Nancee Cobb Harris County, Georgia, United States December 16, 2014 Details
Vanessa cardui
Painted Lady
November 10, 2014 Nancee Cobb Harris County, Georgia, United States December 16, 2014 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
November 10, 2014 Nancee Cobb Harris County, Georgia, United States December 16, 2014 Details
Pyrisitia proterpia
Tailed Orange
November 10, 2014 Kurt R. Schwarz Texas, United States December 09, 2014 Details
Asterocampa clyton
Tawny Emperor
November 10, 2014 Kurt R. Schwarz Texas, United States December 09, 2014 Details
Heliopetes laviana
Laviana White-Skipper
November 10, 2014 Kurt R. Schwarz Texas, United States December 09, 2014 Details
Mestra amymone
Common Mestra
November 10, 2014 Kurt R. Schwarz Texas, United States December 02, 2014 Details
Ctenoplusia oxygramma
Sharp-stigma Looper Moth
November 10, 2014 Stuart Marcus Texas, Liberty County, United States December 20, 2014 Details
Udea rubigalis
Celery Leaftier Moth
November 09, 2014 haczech Jackson County, Alabama, United States December 17, 2014 Details
Sunira bicolorago
Bicolored Sallow
November 09, 2014 haczech Jackson County, Alabama, United States December 17, 2014 Details
Papilio cresphontes
Giant Swallowtail
November 09, 2014 Kurt R. Schwarz Hidalgo County, Texas, United States December 09, 2014 Details
Chlosyne janais
Crimson Patch
November 09, 2014 Kurt R. Schwarz Hidalgo County, Texas, United States December 02, 2014 Details
Hesperopsis libya
Mohave Sootywing
November 09, 2014 Robert Gorman San Diego County, California, United States December 09, 2014 Details
Libytheana carinenta
American Snout
November 09, 2014 Kurt R. Schwarz Texas, Starr County, United States December 03, 2014 Details
Vanessa virginiensis
American Lady
November 09, 2014 Nancee Cobb Harris County, Georgia, United States December 16, 2014 Details
Asterocampa clyton
Tawny Emperor
November 09, 2014 Kurt R. Schwarz Texas, United States December 09, 2014 Details
Phyciodes phaon
Phaon Crescent
November 09, 2014 Kurt R. Schwarz Texas, United States December 03, 2014 Details
Asterocampa leilia
Empress Leilia
November 09, 2014 Kurt R. Schwarz Texas, United States December 09, 2014 Details
Libytheana carinenta
American Snout
November 09, 2014 Robert Gorman San Diego County, California, United States December 09, 2014 Details
Aethaloida packardaria November 08, 2014 Finatic02 San Diego County, California, United States December 10, 2014 Details
Copaeodes minima
Southern Skipperling
November 08, 2014 mbowling Jefferson County, Texas, United States December 09, 2014 Details
Lithophane antennata
Ashen Pinion
November 08, 2014 disteffv Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States December 20, 2014 Details
Anicla infecta
Green Cutworm Moth
November 08, 2014 disteffv Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States December 19, 2014 Details
Platypolia mactata
Adorable Brocade
November 08, 2014 disteffv Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States December 20, 2014 Details
Caenurgina erechtea
Forage Looper Moth
November 08, 2014 Mike Dillon Bowie County, Texas, United States December 19, 2014 Details
Noctua pronuba
European Yellow Underwing
November 07, 2014 Finatic02 San Diego County, California, United States December 09, 2014 Details
Drepanulatrix unicalcararia November 07, 2014 Finatic02 San Diego County, California, United States December 18, 2014 Details
Clepsis peritana
Garden Tortrix
November 07, 2014 Finatic02 San Diego County, California, United States December 18, 2014 Details
Plutella xylostella
Diamondback Moth
November 07, 2014 Finatic02 San Diego County, California, United States December 15, 2014 Details
Peridroma saucia
Variegated Cutworm Moth
November 07, 2014 Finatic02 San Diego County, California, United States December 12, 2014 Details
Drepanulatrix unicalcararia November 07, 2014 Finatic02 San Diego County, California, United States December 10, 2014 Details
Cosipara tricoloralis
Tricolored Cosipara
November 07, 2014 Finatic02 San Diego County, California, United States December 19, 2014 Details
Trichoplusia ni
Cabbage Looper Moth
November 07, 2014 Finatic02 San Diego County, California, United States December 18, 2014 Details