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.

Click on a point to see details of the sighting.

Sightings can be sorted by scientific name, common name, and date. Access species profiles by clicking on the scientific name link. Additional information about each sighting is available by clicking on "Details."

You don't have Javascript enabled. Hover for more information! But don't worry: you can still use this web site! You have two options:
  • enable Javascript in your browser and then refresh this page, for a much enhanced experience.
  • click the Update button every time you want to update the selection.
Species Observation Datesort icon Submitter Location Verified Date
Galgula partita
The Wedgling
March 26, 2015 John LeBlanc Chesterfield County, Virginia, United States March 26, 2015 Details
Hyles lineata
White-lined Sphinx
March 25, 2015 RumbleLA Los Angeles County, California, United States March 26, 2015 Details
Anthocharis sara
Pacific Orangetip
March 25, 2015 ezeemonee Santa Barbara County, California, United States March 26, 2015 Details
Vanessa virginiensis
American Lady
March 25, 2015 ezeemonee Santa Barbara County, California, United States March 26, 2015 Details
Orthosia hibisci
Speckled Green Fruitworm Moth
March 25, 2015 curtis.lehman Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania, United States March 26, 2015 Details
Acleris robinsoniana March 25, 2015 curtis.lehman Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania, United States March 26, 2015 Details
Pyreferra hesperidago
Mustard Sallow
March 25, 2015 curtis.lehman Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania, United States March 26, 2015 Details
Eupsilia morrisoni
Morrison's Sallow
March 25, 2015 curtis.lehman Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania, United States March 26, 2015 Details
Eutrapela clemataria
Curved-Toothed Geometer
March 25, 2015 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States March 26, 2015 Details
Proserpinus clarkiae
Clark's sphinx
March 25, 2015 melina staal Mariposa County, California, United States March 26, 2015 Details
Malacosoma disstria
Forest Tent Caterpillar Moth
March 25, 2015 flaflwrgrl Columbia County, Florida, United States March 25, 2015 Details
Coenonympha tullia
Common Ringlet
March 24, 2015 ezeemonee Santa Barbara County, California, United States March 26, 2015 Details
Anthocharis sara
Pacific Orangetip
March 24, 2015 ezeemonee Santa Barbara County, California, United States March 26, 2015 Details
Chlosyne gabbii
Gabb's Checkerspot
March 24, 2015 MAKI Los Angeles County, California, United States March 24, 2015 Details
Plebejus acmon
Acmon Blue
March 24, 2015 MAKI Los Angeles County, California, United States March 24, 2015 Details
Hyles lineata
White-lined Sphinx
March 24, 2015 ezeemonee Ventura County, California, United States March 26, 2015 Details
Caenurgina crassiuscula
Clover Looper Moth
March 24, 2015 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States March 25, 2015 Details
Anaea andria
Goatweed Leafwing
March 24, 2015 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States March 25, 2015 Details
Vanessa atalanta
Red Admiral
March 23, 2015 Dedko Galveston County, Texas, United States March 23, 2015 Details
Epirrhoe plebeculata March 23, 2015 sseagrave Sheridan County, Wyoming, United States March 24, 2015 Details
Renia fraternalis
Fraternal Renia Moth
March 23, 2015 mellielong Hillsborough County, Florida, United States March 24, 2015 Details
Autographa californica March 23, 2015 sseagrave Sheridan County, Wyoming, United States March 24, 2015 Details
Aglais milberti
Milbert's Tortoiseshell
March 23, 2015 sseagrave Sheridan County, Wyoming, United States March 24, 2015 Details
Notarctia proxima
Mexican Tiger Moth
March 23, 2015 biscuit153 San Diego County, California, United States March 24, 2015 Details
Amorpha juglandis
Walnut sphinx
March 23, 2015 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States March 25, 2015 Details
Symmetrischema striatella March 23, 2015 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States March 25, 2015 Details
Orthonama obstipata
The Gem
March 23, 2015 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States March 25, 2015 Details
Clepsis peritana
Garden Tortrix
March 23, 2015 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States March 25, 2015 Details
Chionodes mediofuscella March 23, 2015 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States March 25, 2015 Details
Caenurgina crassiuscula
Clover Looper Moth
March 23, 2015 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States March 25, 2015 Details
Agraulis vanillae
Gulf Fritillary
March 23, 2015 Christinalea Texas, Travis County, United States March 23, 2015 Details
Eutrapela clemataria
Curved-Toothed Geometer
March 22, 2015 Alicia Jackson Moore County, North Carolina, United States March 23, 2015 Details
Epimecis hortaria
Tulip-Tree Beauty
March 22, 2015 Alicia Jackson Moore County, North Carolina, United States March 23, 2015 Details
Antheraea polyphemus
Polyphemus moth
March 22, 2015 Mikeandtina Indian River County, Florida, United States March 23, 2015 Details
Iridopsis defectaria
Brown-shaded Gray
March 22, 2015 mellielong Hillsborough County, Florida, United States March 22, 2015 Details
Junonia coenia
Common Buckeye
March 22, 2015 Ken Bosso East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana, United States March 23, 2015 Details
Actias luna
Luna moth
March 22, 2015 Chandler Gass Columbia County, Georgia, United States March 22, 2015 Details
Polygonia comma
Eastern Comma
March 22, 2015 Jim Klingler Nemaha County, Kansas, United States March 23, 2015 Details
Battus philenor
Pipevine Swallowtail
March 22, 2015 Mike Witkowski Sonoma County, California, United States March 22, 2015 Details
Pontia beckerii
Becker's White
March 22, 2015 MAKI Ventura County, California, United States March 22, 2015 Details
Selenia kentaria
Kent's Geometer
March 22, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States March 23, 2015 Details
Proteoteras aesculana March 22, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States March 23, 2015 Details
Eutrapela clemataria
Curved-Toothed Geometer
March 22, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States March 23, 2015 Details
Psaphida rolandi
Roland's Sallow
March 22, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States March 23, 2015 Details
Nycteola metaspilella March 22, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States March 23, 2015 Details
Zale bethunei
Bethune's Zale
March 22, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States March 23, 2015 Details
Erynnis brizo
Sleepy Duskywing
March 22, 2015 starmans Clark County, Nevada, United States March 24, 2015 Details
Pangrapta decoralis
Decorated Owlet
March 22, 2015 ridgeboy Putnam County, Florida, United States March 24, 2015 Details
Pieris rapae
Cabbage White
March 22, 2015 Sue Orlowski Lincoln County, Washington, United States March 23, 2015 Details
Paleacrita vernata
Spring Cankerworm Moth
March 22, 2015 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States March 23, 2015 Details
Erastria coloraria
Broad-lined Erastra
March 22, 2015 ridgeboy Putnam County, Florida, United States March 22, 2015 Details
Vanessa atalanta
Red Admiral
March 22, 2015 Kevin Lundgren Texas, Travis County, United States March 23, 2015 Details
Amydria margoriella March 22, 2015 JeanEvoy De Soto County, Florida, United States March 22, 2015 Details
Epinotia sotipena
Black Dash Epinotia Moth
March 22, 2015 lfelliott Boone County, Missouri, United States March 23, 2015 Details
Alsophila pometaria
Fall Cankerworm Moth
March 22, 2015 estanley Baltimore County, Maryland, United States March 22, 2015 Details
Eupsilia vinulenta
Straight-toothed Sallow
March 22, 2015 estanley Baltimore County, Maryland, United States March 23, 2015 Details
Phigalia denticulata
Toothed Phigalia
March 22, 2015 estanley Baltimore County, Maryland, United States March 22, 2015 Details
Plutella porrectella
Dame's Rocket Moth
March 21, 2015 coreyk Clark County, Nevada, United States March 25, 2015 Details
Orthonama obstipata
The Gem
March 21, 2015 coreyk Clark County, Nevada, United States March 23, 2015 Details
Chionodes xanthophilella March 21, 2015 coreyk Clark County, Nevada, United States March 24, 2015 Details
Phoberia atomaris
Common Oak Moth
March 21, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States March 22, 2015 Details
Chionodes fructuaria March 21, 2015 coreyk Clark County, Nevada, United States March 24, 2015 Details
Frechinia laetalis March 21, 2015 coreyk Clark County, Nevada, United States March 25, 2015 Details
Noctueliopsis puertalis March 21, 2015 coreyk Clark County, Nevada, United States March 24, 2015 Details
Psaphida rolandi
Roland's Sallow
March 21, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States March 23, 2015 Details
Aristotelia elegantella March 21, 2015 coreyk Clark County, Nevada, United States March 24, 2015 Details
Acleris ptychogrammos March 21, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States March 23, 2015 Details
Proteoteras aesculana March 21, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States March 23, 2015 Details
Zale bethunei
Bethune's Zale
March 21, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States March 23, 2015 Details
Nycteola metaspilella March 21, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States March 22, 2015 Details
Acleris flavivittana
Masked Leafroller
March 21, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States March 22, 2015 Details
Eupithecia swettii March 21, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States March 23, 2015 Details
Taleporia walshella March 21, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States March 23, 2015 Details
Leptarctia californiae March 21, 2015 Dwaine Wagoner Converse County, Wyoming, United States March 24, 2015 Details
Alypia octomaculata
Eight-spotted Forester
March 21, 2015 DrewLacy Texas, Travis County, United States March 23, 2015 Details
Uresiphita reversalis
Genista Broom Moth
March 21, 2015 jprjr01 Riverside County, California, United States March 23, 2015 Details
Eupithecia swettii March 21, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States March 23, 2015 Details
Phoberia atomaris
Common Oak Moth
March 21, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States March 22, 2015 Details
Chimoptesis pennsylvaniana
Filigreed Chimoptesis
March 21, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States March 22, 2015 Details
Coleotechnites florae
Coleotechnites Flower Moth
March 21, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States March 22, 2015 Details
Phigalia denticulata
Toothed Phigalia
March 21, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States March 22, 2015 Details
Xylena brucei March 21, 2015 cliffweisse Fremont County, Idaho, United States March 25, 2015 Details
Coenonympha tullia
Common Ringlet
March 21, 2015 MAKI Ventura County, California, United States March 21, 2015 Details
Colias philodice
Clouded Sulphur
March 21, 2015 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States March 25, 2015 Details
Celastrina ladon
Spring Azure
March 21, 2015 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States March 25, 2015 Details
Polygonia comma
Eastern Comma
March 21, 2015 WendyJG Winnebago County, Illinois, United States March 26, 2015 Details
Aglais milberti
Milbert's Tortoiseshell
March 21, 2015 dougm Boulder County, Colorado, United States March 24, 2015 Details
Metalectra tantillus
Black Fungus Moth
March 21, 2015 JeanEvoy De Soto County, Florida, United States March 21, 2015 Details
Acleris negundana
Speckled Acleris Moth
March 20, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States March 22, 2015 Details
Palpita aenescentalis March 20, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States March 22, 2015 Details
Ethmia semilugens March 20, 2015 whbauer Bexar County, Texas, United States March 20, 2015 Details
Poanes melane
Umber Skipper
March 20, 2015 ezeemonee Ventura County, California, United States March 20, 2015 Details
Papilio rutulus
Western Tiger Swallowtail
March 20, 2015 Ralph S. Carlson Los Angeles County, California, United States March 23, 2015 Details
Nemoria lixaria
Red-bordered Emerald
March 20, 2015 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States March 26, 2015 Details
Idaea tacturata
Dot-lined Wave
March 20, 2015 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States March 26, 2015 Details
Lacinipolia laudabilis
Laudable Arches
March 20, 2015 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States March 26, 2015 Details
Darapsa myron
Virginia creeper sphinx
March 20, 2015 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States March 25, 2015 Details
Argyrotaenia velutinana
Red Banded Leafroller Moth
March 20, 2015 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States March 25, 2015 Details
Phoberia atomaris
Common Oak Moth
March 20, 2015 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States March 25, 2015 Details
Himella intractata
Intractable Quaker
March 20, 2015 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States March 25, 2015 Details