Recently Verified Sightings

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Species Observation Datesort icon Submitter Location Verified Date
Limenitis arthemis astyanax
'Astyanax' Red-spotted Purple
July 27, 2015 stomlins701 Elmore County, Alabama, United States July 27, 2015 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
July 27, 2015 stomlins701 Elmore County, Alabama, United States July 27, 2015 Details
Epargyreus clarus
Silver-spotted Skipper
July 27, 2015 ButterBelle Blount County, Tennessee, United States July 27, 2015 Details
Battus philenor
Pipevine Swallowtail
July 27, 2015 ButterBelle Blount County, Tennessee, United States July 27, 2015 Details
Haematopis grataria
Chickweed Geometer
July 27, 2015 Buckeye Bruce Franklin County, Ohio, United States July 27, 2015 Details
Euparthenos nubilis
Locust Underwing
July 27, 2015 digginflowers Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States July 27, 2015 Details
Hypena madefactalis
Gray-edged Bomolocha Moth
July 27, 2015 digginflowers Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States July 27, 2015 Details
Isa textula
Crowned Slug Moth
July 27, 2015 digginflowers Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States July 27, 2015 Details
Argyrotaenia quercifoliana
Oak Leafroller
July 27, 2015 digginflowers Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States July 27, 2015 Details
Datana ministra
Yellow-necked Caterpillar Moth
July 27, 2015 Howell_Curtis Harrison County, Indiana, United States July 27, 2015 Details
Eumorpha vitis
Vine sphinx
July 27, 2015 jullee Bexar County, Texas, United States July 27, 2015 Details
Actias luna
Luna moth
July 27, 2015 ahager1992 Greene County, Ohio, United States July 27, 2015 Details
Battus philenor
Pipevine Swallowtail
July 27, 2015 Beverly Carter Baxter County, Arkansas, United States July 27, 2015 Details
Papilio polyxenes
Black Swallowtail
July 27, 2015 Carol Thornton-Anderson Orange County, Indiana, United States July 27, 2015 Details
Spilosoma virginica
Virginian Tiger Moth or Yellow Woolybear Moth
July 27, 2015 iinv003 Union County, North Carolina, United States July 27, 2015 Details
Antheraea polyphemus
Polyphemus moth
July 27, 2015 louannf Kanawha County, West Virginia, United States July 27, 2015 Details
Papilio polyxenes
Black Swallowtail
July 27, 2015 Joshua Lonuzzo Ontario, Canada July 27, 2015 Details
Ascalapha odorata
Black Witch
July 27, 2015 cheekychatte Orange County, California, United States July 27, 2015 Details
Euptoieta claudia
Variegated Fritillary
July 27, 2015 Beverly Carter Baxter County, Arkansas, United States July 27, 2015 Details
Eudryas grata
Beautiful Wood-nymph
July 26, 2015 dardar Ontario, Canada July 26, 2015 Details
Cucullia convexipennis
Brown-hooded Owlet
July 26, 2015 Bowbender Ashland County, Ohio, United States July 27, 2015 Details
Citheronia regalis
Royal Walnut Moth
July 26, 2015 Haupperle Hunterdon County, New Jersey, United States July 26, 2015 Details
Eudryas grata
Beautiful Wood-nymph
July 26, 2015 slip70two Ontario, Canada July 26, 2015 Details
Eacles imperialis
Imperial moth
July 26, 2015 Eastert Jefferson County, Missouri, United States July 26, 2015 Details
Limenitis arthemis arthemis
White Admiral
July 26, 2015 u4sales Oakland County, Michigan, United States July 27, 2015 Details
Callophrys gryneus
Juniper Hairstreak
July 26, 2015 cedarbees Wilson County, Tennessee, United States July 27, 2015 Details
Xylophanes tersa
Tersa Sphinx
July 26, 2015 brbaby Texas, Tarrant County, United States July 26, 2015 Details
Pantographa limata
Linden-Leafroller Moth
July 26, 2015 digginflowers Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States July 26, 2015 Details
Schinia arcigera
Arcigera Flower Moth
July 26, 2015 digginflowers Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States July 26, 2015 Details
Spodoptera ornithogalli
Yellow-striped Armyworm Moth
July 26, 2015 digginflowers Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States July 26, 2015 Details
Amphipyra pyramidoides
Copper Underwing
July 26, 2015 hkinderv Bucks County, Pennsylvania, United States July 27, 2015 Details
Anaea andria
Goatweed Leafwing
July 26, 2015 Doug Bruce Maury County, Tennessee, United States July 27, 2015 Details
Anatrytone logan
Delaware Skipper
July 26, 2015 Doug Bruce Maury County, Tennessee, United States July 27, 2015 Details
Enodia anthedon
Northern Pearly-eye
July 26, 2015 Doug Bruce Maury County, Tennessee, United States July 27, 2015 Details
Pholisora catullus
Common Sootywing
July 26, 2015 Melinda Fawver Maury County, Tennessee, United States July 27, 2015 Details
Libytheana carinenta
American Snout
July 26, 2015 Melinda Fawver Maury County, Tennessee, United States July 27, 2015 Details
Polygonia interrogationis
Question Mark
July 26, 2015 Melinda Fawver Maury County, Tennessee, United States July 27, 2015 Details
Euphyes vestris
Dun Skipper
July 26, 2015 Doug Bruce Maury County, Tennessee, United States July 27, 2015 Details
Agraulis vanillae
Gulf Fritillary
July 26, 2015 Melinda Fawver Maury County, Tennessee, United States July 27, 2015 Details
Epargyreus clarus
Silver-spotted Skipper
July 26, 2015 Melinda Fawver Maury County, Tennessee, United States July 27, 2015 Details
Microcrambus minor July 26, 2015 Jim Eckert Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States July 27, 2015 Details
Chlosyne nycteis
Silvery Checkerspot
July 26, 2015 Doug Bruce Maury County, Tennessee, United States July 27, 2015 Details
Polites themistocles
Tawny-edged Skipper
July 26, 2015 Melinda Fawver Maury County, Tennessee, United States July 27, 2015 Details
Pompeius verna
Little Glassywing
July 26, 2015 Melinda Fawver Maury County, Tennessee, United States July 27, 2015 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
July 26, 2015 Doug Bruce Maury County, Tennessee, United States July 27, 2015 Details
Phoebis sennae
Cloudless Sulphur
July 26, 2015 Melinda Fawver Maury County, Tennessee, United States July 27, 2015 Details
Poanes zabulon
Zabulon Skipper
July 26, 2015 Doug Bruce Maury County, Tennessee, United States July 27, 2015 Details
Papilio troilus
Spicebush Swallowtail
July 26, 2015 Melinda Fawver Maury County, Tennessee, United States July 27, 2015 Details
Asterocampa celtis
Hackberry Emperor
July 26, 2015 Doug Bruce Maury County, Tennessee, United States July 27, 2015 Details
Vanessa atalanta
Red Admiral
July 26, 2015 Doug Bruce Maury County, Tennessee, United States July 27, 2015 Details
Battus philenor
Pipevine Swallowtail
July 26, 2015 Melinda Fawver Maury County, Tennessee, United States July 27, 2015 Details
Paonias excaecata
Blinded sphinx
July 26, 2015 longislandlady Suffolk County, New York, United States July 27, 2015 Details
Atalopedes campestris
Sachem
July 26, 2015 Beverly Carter Baxter County, Arkansas, United States July 27, 2015 Details
Nathalis iole
Dainty Sulphur
July 26, 2015 gunhilda Payne County, Oklahoma, United States July 26, 2015 Details
Pyrisitia lisa
Little Yellow
July 26, 2015 gunhilda Payne County, Oklahoma, United States July 26, 2015 Details
Antepione thisoaria
Variable Antipione
July 26, 2015 curtis.lehman Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States July 26, 2015 Details
Desmia funeralis/maculalis July 26, 2015 datilson Madison County, Illinois, United States July 26, 2015 Details
Phoebis sennae
Cloudless Sulphur
July 26, 2015 PopularOutcast Alachua County, Florida, United States July 26, 2015 Details
Cycnia tenera
Delicate Cycnia or Dogbane Tiger Moth
July 26, 2015 datilson Madison County, Illinois, United States July 26, 2015 Details
Eurytides marcellus
Zebra Swallowtail
July 26, 2015 Ron Smith Pinellas County, Florida, United States July 26, 2015 Details
Cupido comyntas
Eastern Tailed-Blue
July 26, 2015 Krish49 Shawnee County, Kansas, United States July 26, 2015 Details
Euchaetes egle
Milkweed Tussock Moth or Milkweed Tiger Moth
July 26, 2015 Ekelley Jackson County, Missouri, United States July 26, 2015 Details
Polygonia interrogationis
Question Mark
July 26, 2015 alin Westchester County, New York, United States July 26, 2015 Details
Antheraea polyphemus
Polyphemus moth
July 26, 2015 brianfolk Ontario, Canada July 26, 2015 Details
Cymaenes tripunctus
Three-spotted Skipper
July 26, 2015 JeanEvoy De Soto County, Florida, United States July 26, 2015 Details
Enyo lugubris
Mournful sphinx
July 26, 2015 JeanEvoy De Soto County, Florida, United States July 26, 2015 Details
Citheronia regalis
Royal Walnut Moth
July 26, 2015 jjflossem Polk County, North Carolina, United States July 26, 2015 Details
Eacles imperialis
Imperial moth
July 26, 2015 jjflossem Polk County, North Carolina, United States July 26, 2015 Details
Apantesis carlotta July 26, 2015 jrdpa Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States July 27, 2015 Details
Battaristis concinusella July 26, 2015 Chip Krilowicz Camden County, New Jersey, United States July 26, 2015 Details
Cyclophora pendulinaria
Sweetfern Geometer
July 25, 2015 Jarchibold Saratoga County, New York, United States July 27, 2015 Details
Elophila tinealis July 25, 2015 Jarchibold Saratoga County, New York, United States July 27, 2015 Details
Choristoneura rosaceana
Oblique-banded Leafroller Moth
July 25, 2015 Jarchibold Saratoga County, New York, United States July 27, 2015 Details
Haploa clymene
Clymene Moth
July 25, 2015 Jimulacrum Hillsborough County, New Hampshire, United States July 26, 2015 Details
Lascoria ambigualis
Ambiguous Moth
July 25, 2015 Jarchibold Saratoga County, New York, United States July 26, 2015 Details
Eumorpha fasciatus
Banded sphinx
July 25, 2015 czeagler Hardin County, Tennessee, United States July 27, 2015 Details
Nymphalis vaualbum
Compton Tortoiseshell
July 25, 2015 Chris Blomme Ontario, Canada July 27, 2015 Details
Actias luna
Luna moth
July 25, 2015 slushdad Sussex County, Delaware, United States July 25, 2015 Details
Hemaris thysbe
Hummingbird Clearwing
July 25, 2015 rholleran Morris County, New Jersey, United States July 26, 2015 Details
Antheraea polyphemus
Polyphemus moth
July 25, 2015 mels5367 Fort Bend County, Texas, United States July 25, 2015 Details
Apatelodes torrefacta
Spotted Apatelodes Moth
July 25, 2015 bobbyjolynn Fairfax County, Virginia, United States July 25, 2015 Details
Citheronia regalis
Royal Walnut Moth
July 25, 2015 Exayevie Marion County, Indiana, United States July 25, 2015 Details
Autographa precationis
The Common Looper Moth
July 25, 2015 Homegardener3816 Fairfax County, Virginia, United States July 25, 2015 Details
Phalaenophana pyramusalis
Dark-banded Owlet Moth
July 25, 2015 tjrickert Armstrong County, Pennsylvania, United States July 27, 2015 Details
Hylephila phyleus
Fiery Skipper
July 25, 2015 Bill Emch Oconee County, South Carolina, United States July 25, 2015 Details
Parallelia bistriaris
Maple Looper Moth
July 25, 2015 John LeBlanc Henrico County, Virginia, United States July 26, 2015 Details
Parallelia bistriaris
Maple Looper Moth
July 25, 2015 John LeBlanc Henrico County, Virginia, United States July 26, 2015 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
July 25, 2015 Mluna25 Queens County, New York, United States July 25, 2015 Details
Euchaetes egle
Milkweed Tussock Moth or Milkweed Tiger Moth
July 25, 2015 rltexter St Clair County, Illinois, United States July 25, 2015 Details
Endothenia hebesana
Verbena Bud Moth
July 25, 2015 tjrickert Armstrong County, Pennsylvania, United States July 27, 2015 Details
Haploa clymene
Clymene Moth
July 25, 2015 Jarchibold Saratoga County, New York, United States July 25, 2015 Details
Lambdina fervidaria
Curve-lined Looper
July 25, 2015 digginflowers Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States July 26, 2015 Details
Ostrinia nubilalis
European Corn Borer Moth
July 25, 2015 digginflowers Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States July 26, 2015 Details
Haimbachia placidella July 25, 2015 digginflowers Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States July 27, 2015 Details
Xanthotype sp. July 25, 2015 digginflowers Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States July 25, 2015 Details
Desmia funeralis/maculalis July 25, 2015 digginflowers Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States July 26, 2015 Details
Phoebis sennae
Cloudless Sulphur
July 25, 2015 ButterBelle Putnam County, Tennessee, United States July 25, 2015 Details
Cupido comyntas
Eastern Tailed-Blue
July 25, 2015 stephen stedman Marshall County, Tennessee, United States July 27, 2015 Details
Colias eurytheme
Orange Sulphur
July 25, 2015 Doug Bruce Marshall County, Tennessee, United States July 27, 2015 Details
Battus philenor
Pipevine Swallowtail
July 25, 2015 Melinda Fawver Marshall County, Tennessee, United States July 27, 2015 Details