Recently Verified Sightings

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Species Observation Datesort icon Submitter Location Verified Date
Hyles lineata
White-lined Sphinx
April 15, 2014 Greylan Collin County, Texas, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Antheraea polyphemus
Polyphemus moth
April 15, 2014 Mandar Pingle Leon County, Florida, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Dryocampa rubicunda
Rosy maple moth
April 15, 2014 tigger7075 Brunswick County, North Carolina, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
April 15, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Vanessa atalanta
Red Admiral
April 15, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Epargyreus clarus
Silver-spotted Skipper
April 15, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Udea rubigalis
Celery Leaftier Moth
April 15, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Disclisioprocta stellata
Somber Carpet
April 15, 2014 Robert Gorman Orange County, California, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Mesoleuca gratulata
Half-white Carpet Moth
April 14, 2014 Adam_Stevens Snohomish County, Washington, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Anthocharis sara
Pacific Orangetip
April 14, 2014 dgluckman Jefferson County, Washington, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Nymphalis antiopa
Mourning Cloak
April 14, 2014 Red Canoe Penobscot County, Maine, United States April 16, 2014 Details
Catocala ilia
Ilia Underwing
April 14, 2014 golemkennels Chatham County, North Carolina, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Feniseca tarquinius
Harvester
April 14, 2014 ms722 Davidson County, Tennessee, United States April 14, 2014 Details
Orgyia detrita
Fir Tussock Moth
April 14, 2014 ashlau_g Duval County, Florida, United States April 14, 2014 Details
Vanessa atalanta
Red Admiral
April 13, 2014 snowy911 Kentucky, United States April 13, 2014 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
April 13, 2014 raffdolphin Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Junonia coenia
Common Buckeye
April 13, 2014 Nvenezio Hays County, Texas, United States April 13, 2014 Details
Polygonia interrogationis
Question Mark
April 13, 2014 Nvenezio Hays County, Texas, United States April 13, 2014 Details
Celastrina echo
Echo Azure
April 13, 2014 John Barry Skamania County, Washington, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Phigalia denticulata
Toothed Phigalia
April 13, 2014 schmev24 Hampden County, Massachusetts, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Lithophane querquera
Shivering Pinion
April 13, 2014 curtis.lehman
(Margaret Higbee)
Indiana County, Pennsylvania, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Isa textula
Crowned Slug Moth
April 13, 2014 Stuart Marcus Texas, Liberty County, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Panopoda carneicosta
Brown Panopoda
April 13, 2014 Stuart Marcus Texas, Liberty County, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Himella intractata
Intractable Quaker
April 13, 2014 Jim Eckert Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States April 14, 2014 Details
Proteoteras aesculana April 13, 2014 curtis.lehman
(Clarissa Lehman)
Centre County, Pennsylvania, United States April 14, 2014 Details
Orthosia hibisci
Speckled Green Fruitworm Moth
April 13, 2014 curtis.lehman
(Clarissa Lehman)
Centre County, Pennsylvania, United States April 14, 2014 Details
Scoparia biplagialis April 13, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Elaphria georgei April 13, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Dinumma deponens April 13, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Lambdina fervidaria
Curve-lined Looper Moth
April 13, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Eupithecia miserulata April 13, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Clepsis virescana April 13, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Papilio zelicaon
Anise Swallowtail
April 13, 2014 PDunwiddie Grant County, Washington, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Pontia sisymbrii
Spring White
April 13, 2014 PDunwiddie Grant County, Washington, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Asterocampa leilia
Empress Leilia
April 13, 2014 JimConrad Texas, United States, Uvalde County April 15, 2014 Details
Anthocharis midea
Falcate Orangetip
April 13, 2014 desertrat21 Calhoun County, West Virginia, United States April 14, 2014 Details
Orthosia hibisci
Speckled Green Fruitworm Moth
April 13, 2014 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States April 14, 2014 Details
Argyrotaenia velutinana
Red Banded Leafroller Moth
April 13, 2014 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States April 14, 2014 Details
Cerastis tenebrifera
Reddish Speckled Dart
April 13, 2014 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States April 14, 2014 Details
Mythimna unipuncta
Armyworm Moth
April 13, 2014 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States April 14, 2014 Details
Pseudexentera virginiana April 13, 2014 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States April 14, 2014 Details
Paectes abrostoloides
Large Paectes
April 13, 2014 UrsulaV Chatham County, North Carolina, United States April 13, 2014 Details
Pero ancetaria
Hübner's Pero
April 13, 2014 UrsulaV Chatham County, North Carolina, United States April 14, 2014 Details
Ectropis crepuscularia
The Small Engrailed
April 13, 2014 UrsulaV Chatham County, North Carolina, United States April 13, 2014 Details
Phigalia strigataria
Small Phigalia
April 13, 2014 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States April 13, 2014 Details
Cladara limitaria
Mottled Gray Carpet
April 13, 2014 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States April 13, 2014 Details
Ectropis crepuscularia
The Small Engrailed
April 13, 2014 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States April 13, 2014 Details
Orthosia revicta
Subdued Quaker
April 13, 2014 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States April 13, 2014 Details
Cladara atroliturata
The Scribbler
April 13, 2014 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States April 13, 2014 Details
Cladara atroliturata
The Scribbler
April 13, 2014 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States April 13, 2014 Details
Melanolophia canadaria
Canadian melanolophia
April 13, 2014 UrsulaV Chatham County, North Carolina, United States April 13, 2014 Details
Phalaenophana pyramusalis
Dark-banded Owlet Moth
April 13, 2014 UrsulaV Chatham County, North Carolina, United States April 13, 2014 Details
Nedra ramosula
Gray Half-Spot
April 13, 2014 UrsulaV Chatham County, North Carolina, United States April 13, 2014 Details
Papilio cresphontes
Giant Swallowtail
April 13, 2014 gayla Denton County, Texas, United States April 13, 2014 Details
Nymphalis antiopa
Mourning Cloak
April 13, 2014 raymond smith British Columbia, Canada April 13, 2014 Details
Nymphalis antiopa
Mourning Cloak
April 13, 2014 Sue Orlowski Spokane County, Washington, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Poanes viator
Broad-winged Skipper
April 13, 2014 galby Colleton County, South Carolina, United States April 13, 2014 Details
Phyciodes tharos
Pearl Crescent
April 13, 2014 galby Colleton County, South Carolina, United States April 13, 2014 Details
Dryocampa rubicunda
Rosy maple moth
April 13, 2014 Donchip Berkeley County, South Carolina, United States April 14, 2014 Details
Psaphida rolandi
Roland's Sallow
April 12, 2014 stonehollow Wright County, Minnesota, United States April 13, 2014 Details
Orthosia rubescens
Ruby Quaker
April 12, 2014 stonehollow Wright County, Minnesota, United States April 13, 2014 Details
Noctua pronuba
European Yellow Underwing
April 12, 2014 Bobobob Spokane County, Washington, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Nymphalis antiopa
Mourning Cloak
April 12, 2014 Mike Paterson Ontario, Canada April 13, 2014 Details
Renia fraternalis
Fraternal Renia Moth
April 12, 2014 Nancee Cobb Bay County, Florida, United States April 14, 2014 Details
Ponometia semiflava
Half-yellow Moth
April 12, 2014 Nancee Cobb Bay County, Florida, United States April 13, 2014 Details
Psychomorpha epimenis
Grapevine Epimenis
April 12, 2014 birder89 Cabell County, West Virginia, United States April 12, 2014 Details
Thyris sepulchralis
Mournful Thyris
April 12, 2014 AJ Trently Decatur County, Tennessee, United States April 14, 2014 Details
Anthocharis midea
Falcate Orangetip
April 12, 2014 birder89 Cabell County, West Virginia, United States April 12, 2014 Details
Polygonia comma
Eastern Comma
April 12, 2014 hmclin York County, Pennsylvania, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Hyles lineata
White-lined Sphinx
April 12, 2014 Gravityh Ventura County, California, United States April 14, 2014 Details
Pero ancetaria
Hübner's Pero
April 12, 2014 fuzzi Pitt County, North Carolina, United States April 13, 2014 Details
Yponomeuta atomocella
Hop-tree Ermine Moth
April 12, 2014 RMichaelson Bexar County, Texas, United States April 13, 2014 Details
Ectropis crepuscularia
The Small Engrailed
April 12, 2014 twcrowe Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Argyrotaenia velutinana
Red Banded Leafroller Moth
April 12, 2014 Shelley Rutkin Forsyth County, North Carolina, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Colias philodice
Clouded Sulphur
April 12, 2014 PDunwiddie Kittitas County, Washington, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Hypoprepia fucosa
Painted Lichen Moth
April 12, 2014 UrsulaV Texas, Kleberg County, United States April 13, 2014 Details
Amblyscirtes hegon
Pepper and Salt Skipper
April 12, 2014 ms722 Sumner County, Tennessee, United States April 13, 2014 Details
Pieris virginiensis
West Virginia White
April 12, 2014 ms722 Sumner County, Tennessee, United States April 13, 2014 Details
Aglais milberti
Milbert's Tortoiseshell
April 12, 2014 kdg54ca7775 British Columbia, Canada April 13, 2014 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
April 12, 2014 Debbie Taylor Pope County, Arkansas, United States April 13, 2014 Details
Alypia octomaculata
Eight-spotted Forester
April 12, 2014 Debbie Taylor Pope County, Arkansas, United States April 13, 2014 Details
Semioscopis merriccella April 12, 2014 curtis.lehman
(Margaret Higbee)
Indiana County, Pennsylvania, United States April 13, 2014 Details
Amphion floridensis
Nessus sphinx
April 12, 2014 von40827 Leslie County, Kentucky, United States April 13, 2014 Details
Caenurgia chloropha
Vetch Looper Moth
April 12, 2014 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States April 13, 2014 Details
Ectropis crepuscularia
The Small Engrailed
April 12, 2014 TSims Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States April 13, 2014 Details
Trichodezia albovittata
White-striped Black
April 12, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States April 12, 2014 Details
Psychomorpha epimenis
Grapevine Epimenis
April 12, 2014 hiker96 Johnson County, Kansas, United States April 12, 2014 Details
Polygonia comma
Eastern Comma
April 12, 2014 mrcnaturally Westchester County, New York, United States April 12, 2014 Details
Actias luna
Luna moth
April 11, 2014 Bhorton89 Talladega County, Alabama, United States April 12, 2014 Details
Hyalophora cecropia
Cecropia silkmoth
April 11, 2014 Garrison St Tammany Parish, Louisiana, United States April 12, 2014 Details
Nymphalis vaualbum
Compton Tortoiseshell
April 11, 2014 Jennifer Jilks Ontario, Canada April 11, 2014 Details
Dryocampa rubicunda
Rosy maple moth
April 11, 2014 davlin58 Bradford County, Florida, United States April 11, 2014 Details
Hyphantria cunea
Fall Webworm Moth
April 11, 2014 rwbenson1 Mecklenburg County, North Carolina, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Tetanolita palligera April 11, 2014 Robert Gorman Orange County, California, United States April 12, 2014 Details
Hyalophora cecropia
Cecropia silkmoth
April 11, 2014 leanne0115 Floyd County, Georgia, United States April 13, 2014 Details
Phoberia atomaris
Common Oak Moth
April 11, 2014 vthaxton Madison County, Kentucky, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Megalopyge opercularis
Southern Flannel Moth
April 11, 2014 UrsulaV Hidalgo County, Texas, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Eumorpha vitis
Vine sphinx
April 11, 2014 UrsulaV Hidalgo County, Texas, United States April 13, 2014 Details
Marathyssa inficita
Dark Marathyssa Moth
April 11, 2014 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States April 14, 2014 Details
Derrima stellata
Pink Star Moth
April 11, 2014 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States April 13, 2014 Details