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 cresphontes
Giant Swallowtail
August 28, 2014 chherrmann Suffolk County, New York, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Papilio troilus
Spicebush Swallowtail
August 28, 2014 chherrmann Suffolk County, New York, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Hylephila phyleus
Fiery Skipper
August 28, 2014 chherrmann Suffolk County, New York, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Phoebis sennae
Cloudless Sulphur
August 28, 2014 polson123 Columbus County, North Carolina, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Hyalophora cecropia
Cecropia silkmoth
August 28, 2014 hbgoodall Chester County, Pennsylvania, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Wallengrenia egeremet
Northern Broken-Dash
August 28, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Euptoieta claudia
Variegated Fritillary
August 28, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Thorybes bathyllus
Southern Cloudywing
August 28, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Polygonia interrogationis
Question Mark
August 28, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Atalopedes campestris
Sachem
August 28, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Hylephila phyleus
Fiery Skipper
August 28, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Pyrisitia lisa
Little Yellow
August 28, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Papilio cresphontes
Giant Swallowtail
August 28, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Acronicta oblinita
Smeared Dagger Moth
August 28, 2014 yardbird Kent County, Delaware, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Papilio troilus
Spicebush Swallowtail
August 27, 2014 krancmm Brazoria County, Texas, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Orgyia leucostigma
White-marked Tussock Moth
August 27, 2014 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Abaeis nicippe
Sleepy Orange
August 27, 2014 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Papilio cresphontes
Giant Swallowtail
August 27, 2014 tanyapaul New York, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Coenonympha tullia
Common Ringlet
August 27, 2014 Jarchibold Saratoga County, New York, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Urbanus proteus
Long-tailed Skipper
August 27, 2014 krancmm Brazoria County, Texas, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Schizura unicornis
Unicorn Caterpillar Moth
August 27, 2014 digginflowers Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Nymphalis antiopa
Mourning Cloak
August 27, 2014 CatWhat Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada August 28, 2014 Details
Lambdina fiscellaria
Hemlock Looper Moth
August 27, 2014 Aboover Knox County, Maine, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Spragueia dama
Southern Spragueia
August 27, 2014 Jason Sturner Knox County, Tennessee, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Catocala angusi
Angus's Underwing
August 27, 2014 Jason Sturner Knox County, Tennessee, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Idia americalis
American Idia Moth
August 27, 2014 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Euphyia intermediata
Sharp-angled Carpet
August 27, 2014 crm211b Ontario, Canada August 28, 2014 Details
Vanessa virginiensis
American Lady
August 27, 2014 louisem381 Multnomah County, Oregon, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Cyllopsis gemma
Gemmed Satyr
August 27, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Phoebis sennae
Cloudless Sulphur
August 27, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Endothenia hebesana
Verbena Bud Moth
August 27, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Vanessa virginiensis
American Lady
August 27, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Amblyscirtes belli
Bell's Roadside-Skipper
August 27, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Pieris rapae
Cabbage White
August 27, 2014 neilds37 Clallam County, Washington, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Battus philenor
Pipevine Swallowtail
August 27, 2014 RBiMages14 White County, Arkansas, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Renia fraternalis
Fraternal Renia Moth
August 27, 2014 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Nemapogon auropulvella August 26, 2014 digginflowers Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Cycnia tenera
Delicate Cycnia or Dogbane Tiger Moth
August 26, 2014 digginflowers Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Eumorpha fasciatus
Banded sphinx
August 26, 2014 Robwriter Alachua County, Florida, United States August 26, 2014 Details
Coenonympha tullia
Common Ringlet
August 26, 2014 Jarchibold Saratoga County, New York, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
August 26, 2014 Jarchibold Saratoga County, New York, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Euchaetes egle
Milkweed Tussock Moth or Milkweed Tiger Moth
August 26, 2014 Mariposa14 Washington County, Pennsylvania, United States August 26, 2014 Details
Phyciodes phaon
Phaon Crescent
August 26, 2014 Englishman Hernando County, Florida, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Hemaris diffinis
Snowberry Clearwing
August 26, 2014 John LeBlanc Chesterfield County, Virginia, United States August 26, 2014 Details
Orgyia leucostigma
White-marked Tussock Moth
August 26, 2014 Bud4ever Alexander County, North Carolina, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Schinia acutilinea August 26, 2014 Dwaine Wagoner Johnson County, Wyoming, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Antheraea polyphemus
Polyphemus moth
August 26, 2014 bethjd33 Jackson County, Missouri, United States August 26, 2014 Details
Eacles imperialis
Imperial moth
August 26, 2014 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States August 26, 2014 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
August 26, 2014 krancmm Brazoria County, Texas, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Ancyloxypha numitor
Least Skipper
August 26, 2014 EPIMEDIUM McHenry County, Illinois, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Parasa indetermina
Stinging Rose Caterpillar Moth
August 26, 2014 aarondalton Williamson County, Tennessee, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Papilio multicaudata
Two-tailed Swallowtail
August 26, 2014 billsbar14 Bernalillo County, New Mexico, United States August 26, 2014 Details
Phaneta parmatana August 26, 2014 digginflowers Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Vanessa cardui
Painted Lady
August 26, 2014 hmclin York County, Pennsylvania, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Hemaris diffinis
Snowberry Clearwing
August 26, 2014 EPIMEDIUM McHenry County, Illinois, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Melanolophia canadaria
Canadian melanolophia
August 26, 2014 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Pero ancetaria
Hübner's Pero
August 26, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Tetanolita mynesalis
Smoky Tetanolita Moth
August 26, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Pococera asperatella
Maple Webworm Moth
August 26, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Idia aemula
Common Idia Moth
August 26, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Elaphria versicolor
Variegated Midget
August 26, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Nola cereella August 26, 2014 Aboover Knox County, Maine, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Hypsopygia costalis
Clover Hayworm Moth
August 26, 2014 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Fissicrambus mutabilis
Changeable Grass-veneer
August 26, 2014 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Homadaula anisocentra
Mimosa Webworm Moth
August 26, 2014 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Agnippe biscolorella August 26, 2014 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Battaristis vittella
Stripe-backed Moth
August 26, 2014 curtis.lehman Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Samea baccatalis August 26, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States August 26, 2014 Details
Iridopsis defectaria
Brown-shaded Gray
August 26, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States August 26, 2014 Details
Pleuroptya silicalis
Herbivorous Pleuroptya Moth
August 26, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States August 26, 2014 Details
Hymenia perspectalis
Spotted Beet Webworm Moth
August 26, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States August 26, 2014 Details
Charadra deridens
The Laugher
August 26, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States August 26, 2014 Details
Chytonix palliatricula
Cloaked Marvel
August 26, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States August 26, 2014 Details
Anavitrinella pampinaria
Common Gray
August 26, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States August 26, 2014 Details
Dinumma deponens August 26, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States August 26, 2014 Details
Limenitis arthemis arthemis
White Admiral
August 26, 2014 sueearl Ontario, Canada August 27, 2014 Details
Papilio zelicaon
Anise Swallowtail
August 26, 2014 Rozspitzer Whatcom County, Washington, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Autosticha kyotensis
Kyoto Moth
August 26, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States August 26, 2014 Details
Haematopis grataria
Chickweed Geometer
August 26, 2014 caher001 Carroll County, Maryland, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Halysidota harrisii
Sycamore Tussock Moth
August 26, 2014 Clmiller St Joseph County, Indiana, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
August 26, 2014 Ansel Oommen Queens County, New York, United States August 26, 2014 Details
Eumorpha pandorus
Pandorus Sphinx
August 26, 2014 Elusive Callaway County, Missouri, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Papilio troilus
Spicebush Swallowtail
August 26, 2014 Beverly Carter Baxter County, Arkansas, United States August 26, 2014 Details
Macaria bicolorata August 26, 2014 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Eacles imperialis
Imperial moth
August 26, 2014 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States August 26, 2014 Details
Eacles imperialis
Imperial moth
August 26, 2014 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States August 26, 2014 Details
Eacles imperialis
Imperial moth
August 26, 2014 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States August 26, 2014 Details
Dyspteris abortivaria
The Bad-wing
August 26, 2014 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States August 26, 2014 Details
Lophosis labeculata August 26, 2014 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States August 26, 2014 Details
Ephyrodes cacata August 26, 2014 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Zale horrida
Horrid Zale
August 26, 2014 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States August 26, 2014 Details
Cydia latiferreana
Filbertworm Moth
August 26, 2014 Chip Krilowicz Camden County, New Jersey, United States August 26, 2014 Details
Zanclognatha atrilineella August 26, 2014 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States August 27, 2014 Details
Actias luna
Luna moth
August 26, 2014 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States August 26, 2014 Details
Schinia trifascia
Three-lined Flower Moth
August 26, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States August 26, 2014 Details
Tosale oviplagalis August 25, 2014 digginflowers Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States August 26, 2014 Details
Schinia rivulosa
Ragweed Flower Moth
August 25, 2014 digginflowers Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States August 26, 2014 Details
Phalaenostola eumelusalis
Dark Phalaenostola Moth
August 25, 2014 digginflowers Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States August 28, 2014 Details
Microcrambus elegans
Elegant Grass-veneer
August 25, 2014 John LeBlanc Chesterfield County, Virginia, United States August 25, 2014 Details
Erynnis funeralis
Funereal Duskywing
August 25, 2014 krancmm Brazoria County, Texas, United States August 25, 2014 Details