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
Lacinipolia renigera
Bristly Cutworm Moth
May 21, 2015 tom nolan Burlington County, New Jersey, United States May 22, 2015 Details
Hyalophora columbia
Columbia silkmoth
May 21, 2015 buz Alberta, Canada May 22, 2015 Details
Protoboarmia porcelaria
Porcelain Gray
May 21, 2015 trinectes Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States May 21, 2015 Details
Hypagyrtis unipunctata
One-Spotted Variant
May 21, 2015 trinectes Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States May 21, 2015 Details
Misogada unicolor
Drab Prominent
May 21, 2015 trinectes Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States May 21, 2015 Details
Hyphantria cunea
Fall Webworm Moth
May 21, 2015 trinectes Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States May 21, 2015 Details
Macaria minorata
Minor Angle Moth
May 21, 2015 Pamela D. Fisher Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States May 22, 2015 Details
Hyalophora cecropia
Cecropia silkmoth
May 21, 2015 kestes Tallahatchie County, Mississippi, United States May 21, 2015 Details
Hyalophora euryalus
Ceanothus silkmoth
May 21, 2015 leahsandkuhl British Columbia, Canada May 22, 2015 Details
Ochropleura implecta
American Flame-shouldered Dart
May 21, 2015 Jarchibold Saratoga County, New York, United States May 22, 2015 Details
Raphia frater
The Brother Moth
May 21, 2015 Chip Krilowicz Camden County, New Jersey, United States May 22, 2015 Details
Marimatha nigrofimbria
Black-bordered Lemon Moth
May 21, 2015 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States May 22, 2015 Details
Dahana atripennis
Black-Winged Dahana
May 21, 2015 JeanEvoy De Soto County, Florida, United States May 21, 2015 Details
Antaeotricha schlaegeri May 21, 2015 Chip Krilowicz Camden County, New Jersey, United States May 21, 2015 Details
Idaea dimidiata
Single-dotted Wave
May 21, 2015 Chip Krilowicz Camden County, New Jersey, United States May 21, 2015 Details
Malacosoma americanum
Eastern Tent Caterpillar Moth
May 21, 2015 Cecily Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States May 21, 2015 Details
Protoboarmia porcelaria
Porcelain Gray
May 21, 2015 strixv Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States May 21, 2015 Details
Pyromorpha dimidiata
Orange-patched Smoky Moth
May 21, 2015 Moon Guilford County, North Carolina, United States May 21, 2015 Details
Nemoria bistriaria
Red-fringed Emerald
May 20, 2015 tom nolan Burlington County, New Jersey, United States May 21, 2015 Details
Udea rubigalis
Celery Leaftier Moth
May 20, 2015 tom nolan Burlington County, New Jersey, United States May 21, 2015 Details
Evergestis rimosalis May 20, 2015 RP Kale Leon County, Florida, United States May 20, 2015 Details
Xanthopastis regnatrix
Spanish Moth
May 20, 2015 Amber Tackett Clark County, Arkansas, United States May 22, 2015 Details
Leptostales hepaticaria May 20, 2015 John LeBlanc Pinellas County, Florida, United States May 20, 2015 Details
Hypercompe scribonia
Great Leopard Moth
May 20, 2015 grandpadude Walton County, Florida, United States May 20, 2015 Details
Vanessa virginiensis
American Lady
May 20, 2015 lumpydave84 Suffolk County, New York, United States May 21, 2015 Details
Antheraea polyphemus
Polyphemus moth
May 20, 2015 ravenwolf Hamilton County, Ohio, United States May 21, 2015 Details
Pontia protodice
Checkered White
May 20, 2015 mbowling Jeff Davis County, Texas, United States May 22, 2015 Details
Hyalophora euryalus
Ceanothus silkmoth
May 20, 2015 bella15 Kittitas County, Washington, United States May 22, 2015 Details
Deidamia inscriptum
Lettered sphinx
May 20, 2015 David Wagner Washington County, New York, United States May 21, 2015 Details
Caripeta piniata
Northern Pine Looper Moth
May 20, 2015 Jarchibold Saratoga County, New York, United States May 21, 2015 Details
Hypena baltimoralis
Baltimore Bomolocha Moth
May 20, 2015 Jarchibold Saratoga County, New York, United States May 21, 2015 Details
Libytheana carinenta
American Snout
May 20, 2015 mprocter Texas, Navarro County, United States May 20, 2015 Details
Paectes oculatrix
Eyed Paectes Moth
May 20, 2015 konnorhh Passaic County, New Jersey, United States May 20, 2015 Details
Spilonota ocellana
Eye-spotted bud moth
May 20, 2015 Chip Krilowicz Camden County, New Jersey, United States May 22, 2015 Details
Renia adspergillus
Speckled Renia Moth
May 20, 2015 Chip Krilowicz Camden County, New Jersey, United States May 21, 2015 Details
Cutina aluticolor May 20, 2015 JeanEvoy De Soto County, Florida, United States May 21, 2015 Details
Callophrys niphon
Eastern Pine Elfin
May 20, 2015 juliereid Ontario, Canada May 21, 2015 Details
Heliomata cycladata
Common Spring Moth
May 20, 2015 Chip Krilowicz Camden County, New Jersey, United States May 21, 2015 Details
Erynnis funeralis
Funereal Duskywing
May 20, 2015 Redheart Canyonlands Bandera County, Texas, United States May 21, 2015 Details
Papilio polyxenes
Black Swallowtail
May 20, 2015 Redheart Canyonlands Bandera County, Texas, United States May 21, 2015 Details
Melanolophia canadaria
Canadian melanolophia
May 20, 2015 strixv Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States May 21, 2015 Details
Mythimna unipuncta
Armyworm Moth
May 20, 2015 strixv Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States May 21, 2015 Details
Gluphisia septentrionis
Common Gluphisia
May 20, 2015 strixv Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States May 21, 2015 Details
Heliomata cycladata
Common Spring Moth
May 20, 2015 strixv Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States May 21, 2015 Details
Pasiphila rectangulata
Green Pug
May 20, 2015 estanley Baltimore County, Maryland, United States May 21, 2015 Details
Dryocampa rubicunda
Rosy maple moth
May 20, 2015 Moon Guilford County, North Carolina, United States May 20, 2015 Details
Eudeilinia herminiata
Northern Eudeilinea
May 20, 2015 juliereid Ontario, Canada May 20, 2015 Details
Citheronia regalis
Royal Walnut Moth
May 20, 2015 grandpadude Walton County, Florida, United States May 20, 2015 Details
Acronicta noctivaga
Night-wandering Dagger Moth
May 20, 2015 crm211b Ontario, Canada May 21, 2015 Details
Chalcoela iphitalis
Sooty Winged Chalcoela Moth
May 19, 2015 tom nolan Burlington County, New Jersey, United States May 21, 2015 Details
Glaucopsyche lygdamus
Silvery Blue
May 19, 2015 Jarchibold Saratoga County, New York, United States May 21, 2015 Details
Nephelodes minians
Bronzed Cutworm Moth
May 19, 2015 lovejoy_dds Walworth County, Wisconsin, United States May 21, 2015 Details
Satyrium favonius
Oak Hairstreak
May 19, 2015 mellielong Hillsborough County, Florida, United States May 19, 2015 Details
Antheraea polyphemus
Polyphemus moth
May 19, 2015 Lunas97 Kootenai County, Idaho, United States May 19, 2015 Details
Halysidota tessellaris
Banded Tussock Moth or Pale Tiger Moth
May 19, 2015 H. Hooper Wakulla County, Florida, United States May 20, 2015 Details
Agraulis vanillae
Gulf Fritillary
May 19, 2015 John LeBlanc Pinellas County, Florida, United States May 19, 2015 Details
Zanclognatha pedipilalis
Grayish Zanclognatha Moth
May 19, 2015 Kurt R. Schwarz Howard County, Maryland, United States May 19, 2015 Details
Amphion floridensis
Nessus sphinx
May 19, 2015 Heather Prince Du Page County, Illinois, United States May 20, 2015 Details
Phalaenophana pyramusalis
Dark-banded Owlet Moth
May 19, 2015 Kurt R. Schwarz Howard County, Maryland, United States May 19, 2015 Details
Eacles imperialis
Imperial moth
May 19, 2015 aaron29902 Beaufort County, South Carolina, United States May 19, 2015 Details
Zale intenta May 19, 2015 crm211b Ontario, Canada May 22, 2015 Details
Phalaenostola larentioides
Black-banded Owlet Moth
May 19, 2015 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States May 21, 2015 Details
Plagodis pulveraria
American Barred Umber
May 19, 2015 franpope Garrett County, Maryland, United States May 21, 2015 Details
Caenurgia chloropha
Vetch Looper Moth
May 19, 2015 CA Ivy Franklin County, Arkansas, United States May 20, 2015 Details
Ancylis burgessiana May 19, 2015 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States May 21, 2015 Details
Cerma cerintha
Tufted Bird-Dropping Moth
May 19, 2015 strixv Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States May 20, 2015 Details
Leucania inermis
Unarmed Wainscot
May 19, 2015 strixv Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States May 21, 2015 Details
Melanolophia canadaria
Canadian melanolophia
May 19, 2015 strixv Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States May 21, 2015 Details
Fascista cercerisella
Redbud Leaffolder Moth
May 19, 2015 digginflowers Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States May 20, 2015 Details
Lomographa vestaliata
White Spring Moth
May 19, 2015 digginflowers Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States May 20, 2015 Details
Digrammia ocellinata
Faint-spotted Angle
May 19, 2015 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States May 21, 2015 Details
Nymphalis antiopa
Mourning Cloak
May 19, 2015 dgreenbee British Columbia, Canada May 19, 2015 Details
Hyles lineata
White-lined Sphinx
May 19, 2015 Fiona_McQ British Columbia, Canada May 20, 2015 Details
Anania funebris
White Spotted Sable Moth
May 19, 2015 juliereid Ontario, Canada May 19, 2015 Details
Argyrotaenia quercifoliana
Oak Leafroller
May 19, 2015 Chip Krilowicz Camden County, New Jersey, United States May 19, 2015 Details
Anisota virginiensis
Pink-striped oakworm moth
May 18, 2015 wmartin428 Prince William County, Virginia, United States May 19, 2015 Details
Mocis marcida
Withered Mocis
May 18, 2015 John LeBlanc Pinellas County, Florida, United States May 19, 2015 Details
Junonia coenia
Common Buckeye
May 18, 2015 Lisa Nicholas Dallas County, Texas, United States May 18, 2015 Details
Empyreuma pugione
Spotted Oleander Caterpillar Moth
May 18, 2015 John LeBlanc Pinellas County, Florida, United States May 19, 2015 Details
Polygonia interrogationis
Question Mark
May 18, 2015 Sleonard09 Muskegon County, Michigan, United States May 21, 2015 Details
Colias philodice
Clouded Sulphur
May 18, 2015 ShaunaRyner Ontario, Canada May 21, 2015 Details
Polygonia interrogationis
Question Mark
May 18, 2015 John Schwartz Kane County, Illinois, United States May 20, 2015 Details
Hypena baltimoralis
Baltimore Bomolocha Moth
May 18, 2015 SkrentnyJeff Cook County, Illinois, United States May 18, 2015 Details
Psychomorpha epimenis
Grapevine Epimenis
May 18, 2015 boysmom Johnson County, Kansas, United States May 18, 2015 Details
Protoboarmia porcelaria
Porcelain Gray
May 18, 2015 trinectes Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States May 21, 2015 Details
Eutrapela clemataria
Curved-Toothed Geometer
May 18, 2015 trinectes Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States May 18, 2015 Details
Prionoxystus macmurtrei
Little Carpenterworm Moth
May 18, 2015 trinectes Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States May 18, 2015 Details
Lomographa vestaliata
White Spring Moth
May 18, 2015 Jarchibold Saratoga County, New York, United States May 19, 2015 Details
Papilio polyxenes
Black Swallowtail
May 18, 2015 ShaunaRyner Ontario, Canada May 21, 2015 Details
Melanolophia canadaria
Canadian melanolophia
May 18, 2015 franpope Garrett County, Maryland, United States May 21, 2015 Details
Pero ancetaria
Hübner's Pero
May 18, 2015 franpope Garrett County, Maryland, United States May 21, 2015 Details
Asterocampa celtis
Hackberry Emperor
May 18, 2015 arcturusangel Gregg County, Texas, United States May 20, 2015 Details
Acronicta americana
American Dagger Moth
May 18, 2015 arcturusangel Gregg County, Texas, United States May 21, 2015 Details
Macrochilo absorptalis
Slant-lined Owlet Moth
May 18, 2015 Howell_Curtis Harrison County, Indiana, United States May 20, 2015 Details
Antheraea polyphemus
Polyphemus moth
May 18, 2015 debbel Hartford County, Connecticut, United States May 20, 2015 Details
Antaeotricha schlaegeri May 18, 2015 franpope Garrett County, Maryland, United States May 21, 2015 Details
Hyalophora cecropia
Cecropia silkmoth
May 18, 2015 MsSaraEliza Sullivan County, New York, United States May 20, 2015 Details
Melanolophia canadaria
Canadian melanolophia
May 18, 2015 strixv Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States May 20, 2015 Details
Sphinx drupiferarum
Wild cherry sphinx
May 18, 2015 dhsmall Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States May 21, 2015 Details
Balsa tristrigella
Three-lined Balsa
May 18, 2015 Howell_Curtis Harrison County, Indiana, United States May 19, 2015 Details