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
Strymon melinus
Gray Hairstreak
June 25, 2016 Mzteachuh San Bernardino County, California, United States June 26, 2016 Details
Leptotes marina
Marine Blue
June 25, 2016 Mzteachuh San Bernardino County, California, United States June 26, 2016 Details
Pieris rapae
Cabbage White
June 25, 2016 Mzteachuh San Bernardino County, California, United States June 26, 2016 Details
Papilio rutulus
Western Tiger Swallowtail
June 25, 2016 Mzteachuh San Bernardino County, California, United States June 26, 2016 Details
Polites origenes
Crossline Skipper
June 25, 2016 betsyp Niagara County, New York, United States June 25, 2016 Details
Hyalophora cecropia
Cecropia silkmoth
June 25, 2016 MelissaSmall86 Upshur County, West Virginia, United States June 25, 2016 Details
Satyrium caryaevorus
Hickory Hairstreak
June 25, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada June 25, 2016 Details
Euphyes vestris
Dun Skipper
June 25, 2016 RichHubie Mendocino County, California, United States June 26, 2016 Details
Ctenucha virginica
Virginia Ctenucha
June 25, 2016 Gilbert_28 Franklin County, Massachusetts, United States June 25, 2016 Details
Celastrina lucia
Northern Azure
June 25, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada June 25, 2016 Details
Pompeius verna
Little Glassywing
June 25, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada June 25, 2016 Details
Hyalophora cecropia
Cecropia silkmoth
June 25, 2016 roush0229 Mason County, West Virginia, United States June 25, 2016 Details
Eudryas grata
Beautiful Wood-nymph
June 25, 2016 julmast Elkhart County, Indiana, United States June 25, 2016 Details
Psyche casta
Common Bagworm Moth
June 25, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada June 25, 2016 Details
Hypercompe scribonia
Great Leopard Moth
June 25, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada June 25, 2016 Details
Scopula limboundata
Large Lace-border
June 25, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada June 25, 2016 Details
Olethreutes ferriferana June 25, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada June 25, 2016 Details
Platynota idaeusalis
Tufted Apple-Bud Moth
June 25, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada June 25, 2016 Details
Heterophleps refusaria
Three-patched Bigwing
June 25, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada June 25, 2016 Details
Zanclognatha pedipilalis
Grayish Zanclognatha Moth
June 25, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada June 25, 2016 Details
Metalectra discalis
Common Fungus Moth
June 24, 2016 digginflowers Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States June 24, 2016 Details
Heliomata cycladata
Common Spring Moth
June 24, 2016 Jarchibold Saratoga County, New York, United States June 25, 2016 Details
Idia rotundalis
Rotund Idia Moth
June 24, 2016 digginflowers Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States June 24, 2016 Details
Autographa precationis
The Common Looper Moth
June 24, 2016 digginflowers Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States June 25, 2016 Details
Idaea dimidiata
Single-dotted Wave
June 24, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada June 24, 2016 Details
Atalopedes campestris
Sachem
June 23, 2016 Mzteachuh San Bernardino County, California, United States June 25, 2016 Details
Antheraea polyphemus
Polyphemus moth
June 23, 2016 wpinelli Chester County, Pennsylvania, United States June 24, 2016 Details
Pleuroprucha insulsaria
Common Tan Wave
June 23, 2016 digginflowers Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States June 25, 2016 Details
Pyrausta tyralis June 23, 2016 mellielong Hillsborough County, Florida, United States June 23, 2016 Details
Eudryas grata
Beautiful Wood-nymph
June 23, 2016 digginflowers Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States June 23, 2016 Details
Coleophora trifolii June 23, 2016 Jim Eckert Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States June 25, 2016 Details
Satyrium californica
California Hairstreak
June 23, 2016 Bdog San Diego County, California, United States June 25, 2016 Details
Habrodais grunus
Golden Hairstreak
June 23, 2016 Bdog San Diego County, California, United States June 25, 2016 Details
Satyrium tetra
Mountain Mahogany Hairstreak
June 23, 2016 Bdog San Diego County, California, United States June 25, 2016 Details
Pyrgus albescens
White Checkered-Skipper
June 23, 2016 Bdog San Diego County, California, United States June 25, 2016 Details
Pyrgus ruralis
Two-banded Checkered-Skipper
June 23, 2016 Bdog San Diego County, California, United States June 26, 2016 Details
Pyrgus ruralis
Two-banded Checkered-Skipper
June 23, 2016 Bdog San Diego County, California, United States June 26, 2016 Details
Vanessa atalanta
Red Admiral
June 23, 2016 Jonathan Clark Catahoula Parish, Louisiana, United States June 24, 2016 Details
Polygonia interrogationis
Question Mark
June 23, 2016 Jonathan Clark La Salle Parish, Louisiana, United States June 24, 2016 Details
Nadata gibbosa
White-dotted Prominent
June 23, 2016 jwilkinson Howard County, Maryland, United States June 24, 2016 Details
Maliattha synochitis
Black-dotted Maliattha
June 23, 2016 curtis.lehman
(John Fedak)
McKean County, Pennsylvania, United States June 23, 2016 Details
Argyrotaenia velutinana
Red Banded Leafroller Moth
June 23, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States June 24, 2016 Details
Antaeotricha schlaegeri June 23, 2016 curtis.lehman
(John Fedak)
McKean County, Pennsylvania, United States June 23, 2016 Details
Scoparia penumbralis
Dark-brown Scoparia Moth
June 23, 2016 curtis.lehman
(John Fedak)
McKean County, Pennsylvania, United States June 23, 2016 Details
Polites peckius
Peck's Skipper
June 23, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada June 24, 2016 Details
Choristoneura fractivittana June 23, 2016 curtis.lehman
(John Fedak)
McKean County, Pennsylvania, United States June 23, 2016 Details
Chytolita morbidalis
Morbid Owlet Moth
June 23, 2016 curtis.lehman
(John Fedak)
McKean County, Pennsylvania, United States June 23, 2016 Details
Chlorochlamys chloroleucaria
Blackberry Looper Moth
June 23, 2016 curtis.lehman
(John Fedak)
McKean County, Pennsylvania, United States June 23, 2016 Details
Clepsis persicana
White Triangle Tortrix
June 23, 2016 curtis.lehman
(John Fedak)
McKean County, Pennsylvania, United States June 23, 2016 Details
Leuconycta diphteroides
Green Leuconycta
June 23, 2016 yardbird Camden County, New Jersey, United States June 23, 2016 Details
Choristoneura rosaceana
Oblique-banded Leafroller Moth
June 23, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada June 23, 2016 Details
Tinea pellionella
Casemaking Clothes Moth
June 23, 2016 Jim Eckert Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States June 23, 2016 Details
Catabena lineolata
Five-lined Sallow
June 23, 2016 Jim Eckert Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States June 23, 2016 Details
Synanthedon acerni
Maple Callus Borer Moth
June 22, 2016 Jarchibold Saratoga County, New York, United States June 25, 2016 Details
Emmelina monodactyla
Morning-glory Plume Moth
June 22, 2016 digginflowers Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States June 25, 2016 Details
Mompha stellella June 22, 2016 digginflowers Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States June 24, 2016 Details
Phaeoura quernaria
Oak Beauty
June 22, 2016 Mr Bill E-B Ontario, Canada June 24, 2016 Details
Antheraea polyphemus
Polyphemus moth
June 22, 2016 Everton848 Somerset County, New Jersey, United States June 25, 2016 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
June 22, 2016 ButterBelle Putnam County, Tennessee, United States June 23, 2016 Details
Hypercompe scribonia
Great Leopard Moth
June 22, 2016 aholt93610 Fairfax County, Virginia, United States June 23, 2016 Details
Hyalophora cecropia
Cecropia silkmoth
June 22, 2016 CadeLake St Joseph County, Michigan, United States June 24, 2016 Details
Vanessa atalanta
Red Admiral
June 22, 2016 Vickie Multnomah County, Oregon, United States June 25, 2016 Details
Vanessa annabella
West Coast Lady
June 22, 2016 Vickie Multnomah County, Oregon, United States June 25, 2016 Details
Megisto cymela
Little Wood-Satyr
June 22, 2016 wdvanhem Ontario, Canada June 22, 2016 Details
Eurytides marcellus
Zebra Swallowtail
June 22, 2016 Julesanne Monongalia County, West Virginia, United States June 22, 2016 Details
Harrisina americana
Grapeleaf Skeletonizer Moth
June 22, 2016 Kzfisherman McHenry County, Illinois, United States June 23, 2016 Details
Horisme intestinata
Brown Bark Carpet
June 22, 2016 digginflowers Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States June 25, 2016 Details
Cupido comyntas
Eastern Tailed-Blue
June 22, 2016 GrannyIndianaVT Vigo County, Indiana, United States June 23, 2016 Details
Pieris rapae
Cabbage White
June 22, 2016 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States June 25, 2016 Details
Atalopedes campestris
Sachem
June 22, 2016 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States June 25, 2016 Details
Ancyloxypha numitor
Least Skipper
June 22, 2016 sh11 Ontario, Canada June 24, 2016 Details
Saucrobotys futilalis
Dogbane Saucrobotys Moth
June 22, 2016 sh11 Ontario, Canada June 25, 2016 Details
Oeneis bore
White-veined Arctic
June 22, 2016 janazak Yukon Territory, Canada June 24, 2016 Details
Atrytone arogos
Arogos Skipper
June 22, 2016 Robert Epstein Osceola County, Florida, United States June 24, 2016 Details
Thorybes confusis
Confused Cloudywing
June 22, 2016 Robert Epstein Osceola County, Florida, United States June 24, 2016 Details
Condica vecors
Dusky Groundling
June 22, 2016 yardbird Camden County, New Jersey, United States June 23, 2016 Details
Manduca sexta
Carolina sphinx
June 22, 2016 strixv Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States June 24, 2016 Details
Rivula propinqualis
Spotted Grass Moth
June 22, 2016 K. S. Veitch Laurel County, Kentucky, United States June 23, 2016 Details
Epipaschia superatalis
Dimorphic Macalla Moth
June 22, 2016 K. S. Veitch Laurel County, Kentucky, United States June 23, 2016 Details
Idaea bonifata June 22, 2016 K. S. Veitch Laurel County, Kentucky, United States June 23, 2016 Details
Epicallima argenticinctella June 22, 2016 K. S. Veitch Laurel County, Kentucky, United States June 23, 2016 Details
Papilio eurymedon
Pale Swallowtail
June 22, 2016 kiwican British Columbia, Canada June 23, 2016 Details
Pyralis farinalis
Meal Moth
June 22, 2016 yardbird Camden County, New Jersey, United States June 23, 2016 Details
Neophasia menapia
Pine White
June 22, 2016 RichHubie Mendocino County, California, United States June 22, 2016 Details
Calephelis wrighti
Wright's Metalmark
June 22, 2016 Bdog San Diego County, California, United States June 22, 2016 Details
Hyalophora cecropia
Cecropia silkmoth
June 22, 2016 amy57689 Vermillion County, Indiana, United States June 23, 2016 Details
Anisota virginiensis
Pink-striped oakworm moth
June 22, 2016 FarmFreshLisa Lewis County, Kentucky, United States June 23, 2016 Details
Pompeius verna
Little Glassywing
June 22, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada June 22, 2016 Details
Speyeria cybele
Great Spangled Fritillary
June 22, 2016 lilkriskattn Sequatchie County, Tennessee, United States June 23, 2016 Details
Pachysphinx modesta
Modest sphinx
June 22, 2016 hdad58 Coos County, New Hampshire, United States June 23, 2016 Details
Chlorosea banksaria
Bank's Emerald Moth
June 22, 2016 jvhigbee Pierce County, Washington, United States June 23, 2016 Details
Ascalapha odorata
Black Witch
June 21, 2016 Todd Truby Lake County, Illinois, United States June 24, 2016 Details
Orgyia leucostigma
White-marked Tussock Moth
June 21, 2016 jrdpa Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania, United States June 21, 2016 Details
Limenitis arthemis arthemis
White Admiral
June 21, 2016 Mr Bill E-B Ontario, Canada June 24, 2016 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
June 21, 2016 ButterBelle Putnam County, Tennessee, United States June 21, 2016 Details
Plebejus acmon
Acmon Blue
June 21, 2016 sarabseth Alameda County, California, United States June 22, 2016 Details
Colias eurytheme
Orange Sulphur
June 21, 2016 ButterBelle Putnam County, Tennessee, United States June 21, 2016 Details
Pieris rapae
Cabbage White
June 21, 2016 ButterBelle Putnam County, Tennessee, United States June 21, 2016 Details
Macaria minorata
Minor Angle Moth
June 21, 2016 Jarchibold Saratoga County, New York, United States June 23, 2016 Details
Polites vibex
Whirlabout
June 21, 2016 PopularOutcast Alachua County, Florida, United States June 25, 2016 Details