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
Carterocephalus palaemon
Arctic Skipper
April 30, 2016 jim.odonater Clark County, Washington, United States April 30, 2016 Details
Callophrys gryneus
Juniper Hairstreak
April 30, 2016 jim.odonater Clark County, Washington, United States April 30, 2016 Details
Psaphida electilis
Chosen Sallow
April 30, 2016 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada April 30, 2016 Details
Alucita montana
Montana Six-plume Moth
April 29, 2016 rbuist Manitoba, Canada April 30, 2016 Details
Eupithecia ravocastaliata
Tawny Pug Moth
April 29, 2016 rbuist Manitoba, Canada April 30, 2016 Details
Lacinipolia explicata
Explicit Arches
April 29, 2016 K. S. Veitch Laurel County, Kentucky, United States April 29, 2016 Details
Malacosoma americanum
Eastern Tent Caterpillar Moth
April 29, 2016 Mara Unicoi County, Tennessee, United States April 29, 2016 Details
Actias luna
Luna moth
April 29, 2016 todonnell Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania, United States April 30, 2016 Details
Alypia octomaculata
Eight-spotted Forester
April 29, 2016 alpotter2011 Hays County, Texas, United States April 29, 2016 Details
Agraulis vanillae
Gulf Fritillary
April 29, 2016 Cleopatra Texas, United States April 29, 2016 Details
Colias eurytheme
Orange Sulphur
April 29, 2016 ButterBelle Putnam County, Tennessee, United States April 29, 2016 Details
Orgyia detrita
Fir Tussock Moth
April 29, 2016 mellielong Hillsborough County, Florida, United States April 30, 2016 Details
Iridopsis defectaria
Brown-shaded Gray
April 29, 2016 mellielong Hillsborough County, Florida, United States April 30, 2016 Details
Nemoria mimosaria
White-fringed Emerald
April 29, 2016 K. S. Veitch Laurel County, Kentucky, United States April 30, 2016 Details
Balsa tristrigella
Three-lined Balsa
April 29, 2016 K. S. Veitch Laurel County, Kentucky, United States April 30, 2016 Details
Pseudothyatira cymatophoroides
Tufted Thyatirid
April 29, 2016 johnmiller Bradley County, Tennessee, United States April 30, 2016 Details
Coelostathma discopunctana
The Batman Moth
April 29, 2016 johnmiller Bradley County, Tennessee, United States April 30, 2016 Details
Ceratomia undulosa
Waved sphinx
April 29, 2016 Stott Noble Jefferson County, Alabama, United States April 30, 2016 Details
Pseudeustrotia carneola
Pink-barred Pseudeustrotia
April 29, 2016 K. S. Veitch Laurel County, Kentucky, United States April 30, 2016 Details
Rheumaptera prunivorata
Ferguson's Scallop Shell
April 29, 2016 K. S. Veitch Laurel County, Kentucky, United States April 30, 2016 Details
Leuconycta diphteroides
Green Leuconycta
April 29, 2016 K. S. Veitch Laurel County, Kentucky, United States April 30, 2016 Details
Hypena baltimoralis
Baltimore Bomolocha Moth
April 29, 2016 K. S. Veitch Laurel County, Kentucky, United States April 30, 2016 Details
Macaria aemulataria
Common Angle
April 29, 2016 K. S. Veitch Laurel County, Kentucky, United States April 30, 2016 Details
Anicla infecta
Green Cutworm Moth
April 29, 2016 K. S. Veitch Laurel County, Kentucky, United States April 30, 2016 Details
Nedra ramosula
Gray Half-Spot
April 29, 2016 K. S. Veitch Laurel County, Kentucky, United States April 30, 2016 Details
Lochmaeus bilineata
Double-lined Prominent
April 29, 2016 Stott Noble Jefferson County, Alabama, United States April 30, 2016 Details
Vanessa virginiensis
American Lady
April 29, 2016 Jbergman0929 Carver County, Minnesota, United States April 30, 2016 Details
Cerma cerintha
Tufted Bird-Dropping Moth
April 29, 2016 Stott Noble Jefferson County, Alabama, United States April 30, 2016 Details
Leuconycta diphteroides
Green Leuconycta
April 29, 2016 Lord Beasley Waterford Harrison County, West Virginia, United States April 30, 2016 Details
Hypena baltimoralis
Baltimore Bomolocha Moth
April 29, 2016 johnmiller Bradley County, Tennessee, United States April 30, 2016 Details
Parapediasia teterrella
Bluegrass Webworm Moth
April 29, 2016 johnmiller Bradley County, Tennessee, United States April 30, 2016 Details
Epimecis hortaria
Tulip-Tree Beauty
April 29, 2016 johnmiller Bradley County, Tennessee, United States April 30, 2016 Details
Desmia funeralis
Grape Leaffolder Moth
April 29, 2016 johnmiller Bradley County, Tennessee, United States April 30, 2016 Details
Ctenucha virginica
Virginia Ctenucha
April 28, 2016 Peggytorm Du Page County, Illinois, United States April 28, 2016 Details
Asterocampa clyton
Tawny Emperor
April 28, 2016 gregsnyder Texas, Tarrant County, United States April 29, 2016 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
April 28, 2016 ButterBelle Putnam County, Tennessee, United States April 28, 2016 Details
Vanessa virginiensis
American Lady
April 28, 2016 ButterBelle Putnam County, Tennessee, United States April 29, 2016 Details
Amblyscirtes linda
Linda's Roadside-Skipper
April 28, 2016 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States April 29, 2016 Details
Pontia protodice
Checkered White
April 28, 2016 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States April 29, 2016 Details
Thorybes pylades
Northern Cloudywing
April 28, 2016 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States April 29, 2016 Details
Thorybes bathyllus
Southern Cloudywing
April 28, 2016 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States April 29, 2016 Details
Achatia distincta
Distinct Quaker
April 28, 2016 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States April 29, 2016 Details
Egira alternans
Alternate Woodling
April 28, 2016 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States April 29, 2016 Details
Hypena scabra
Green Cloverworm Moth
April 28, 2016 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States April 29, 2016 Details
Orthonama obstipata
The Gem
April 28, 2016 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States April 29, 2016 Details
Acleris semipurpurana
Oak Leaftier Moth
April 28, 2016 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States April 29, 2016 Details
Acronicta retardata
Retarded Dagger Moth
April 28, 2016 johnmiller Bradley County, Tennessee, United States April 30, 2016 Details
Mythimna unipuncta
Armyworm Moth
April 28, 2016 K. S. Veitch Laurel County, Kentucky, United States April 29, 2016 Details
Athetis tarda
The Slow Poke
April 28, 2016 johnmiller Bradley County, Tennessee, United States April 30, 2016 Details
Pyralis farinalis
Meal Moth
April 28, 2016 johnmiller Bradley County, Tennessee, United States April 30, 2016 Details
Actias luna
Luna moth
April 28, 2016 johnmiller Bradley County, Tennessee, United States April 30, 2016 Details
Lacinipolia renigera
Bristly Cutworm Moth
April 28, 2016 johnmiller Bradley County, Tennessee, United States April 30, 2016 Details
Heterocampa biundata
Wavy-lined Heterocampa
April 28, 2016 Stuart Marcus Texas, Liberty County, United States April 29, 2016 Details
Antaeotricha schlaegeri April 28, 2016 K. S. Veitch Laurel County, Kentucky, United States April 29, 2016 Details
Metendothenia separatana
Pink-washed Leafroller Moth
April 28, 2016 K. S. Veitch Laurel County, Kentucky, United States April 29, 2016 Details
Cisseps fulvicollis
Yellow-collared Scape Moth
April 28, 2016 K. S. Veitch Laurel County, Kentucky, United States April 29, 2016 Details
Idia americalis
American Idia Moth
April 28, 2016 K. S. Veitch Laurel County, Kentucky, United States April 29, 2016 Details
Condica videns
White-dotted Groundling
April 28, 2016 K. S. Veitch Laurel County, Kentucky, United States April 29, 2016 Details
Ochropleura implecta
American Flame-shouldered Dart
April 28, 2016 K. S. Veitch Laurel County, Kentucky, United States April 29, 2016 Details
Euphilotes bernardino
Bernardino Dotted-Blue
April 28, 2016 MAKI Los Angeles County, California, United States April 30, 2016 Details
Zale helata
Brown-spotted Zale
April 28, 2016 Stott Noble Jefferson County, Alabama, United States April 30, 2016 Details
Ceratomia catalpae
Catalpa sphinx
April 28, 2016 Stott Noble Jefferson County, Alabama, United States April 29, 2016 Details
Morrisonia mucens
Gray Woodgrain
April 28, 2016 Stott Noble Jefferson County, Alabama, United States April 29, 2016 Details
Pangrapta decoralis
Decorated Owlet
April 28, 2016 Stott Noble Jefferson County, Alabama, United States April 29, 2016 Details
Dolba hyloeus
Pawpaw sphinx
April 28, 2016 Stott Noble Jefferson County, Alabama, United States April 29, 2016 Details
Hylephila phyleus
Fiery Skipper
April 28, 2016 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States April 28, 2016 Details
Colias philodice
Clouded Sulphur
April 28, 2016 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States April 28, 2016 Details
Megisto cymela
Little Wood-Satyr
April 28, 2016 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States April 28, 2016 Details
Nymphalis antiopa
Mourning Cloak
April 28, 2016 Dyewell Napa County, California, United States April 28, 2016 Details
Alucita montana
Montana Six-plume Moth
April 28, 2016 jvhigbee Pierce County, Washington, United States April 30, 2016 Details
Archips semiferana
Oak Leafroller Moth
April 28, 2016 Stuart Marcus Texas, Liberty County, United States April 29, 2016 Details
Deidamia inscriptum
Lettered sphinx
April 27, 2016 CathK Albany County, New York, United States April 29, 2016 Details
Zale lunata
Lunate Zale
April 27, 2016 gregsnyder Texas, Tarrant County, United States April 27, 2016 Details
Smerinthus cerisyi
One-eyed sphinx
April 27, 2016 Araknya British Columbia, Canada April 30, 2016 Details
Lithophane antennata
Ashen Pinion
April 27, 2016 rwrubel Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States April 27, 2016 Details
Cladara limitaria
Mottled Gray Carpet
April 27, 2016 digginflowers Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States April 27, 2016 Details
Acrolepiopsis leucoscia April 27, 2016 digginflowers Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States April 27, 2016 Details
Phoebis sennae
Cloudless Sulphur
April 27, 2016 MAKI Santa Barbara County, California, United States April 30, 2016 Details
Zale lunata
Lunate Zale
April 27, 2016 dendroica5 Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States April 28, 2016 Details
Hypena madefactalis
Gray-edged Bomolocha Moth
April 27, 2016 K. S. Veitch Laurel County, Kentucky, United States April 28, 2016 Details
Euphilotes bernardino
Bernardino Dotted-Blue
April 27, 2016 Bdog San Diego County, California, United States April 28, 2016 Details
Leuconycta diphteroides
Green Leuconycta
April 27, 2016 Stott Noble Jefferson County, Alabama, United States April 30, 2016 Details
Leuconycta diphteroides
Green Leuconycta
April 27, 2016 Doug Bruce Anderson County, Tennessee, United States April 28, 2016 Details
Ascia monuste
Great Southern White
April 27, 2016 gpstewart Texas, United States, Williamson County April 27, 2016 Details
Actias luna
Luna moth
April 27, 2016 mark.buntain Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States April 28, 2016 Details
Limenitis archippus
Viceroy
April 27, 2016 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States April 27, 2016 Details
Junonia coenia
Common Buckeye
April 27, 2016 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States April 27, 2016 Details
Colias eurytheme
Orange Sulphur
April 27, 2016 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States April 27, 2016 Details
Pieris rapae
Cabbage White
April 27, 2016 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States April 27, 2016 Details
Phalaenophana pyramusalis
Dark-banded Owlet Moth
April 27, 2016 Mapper Johnson County, Illinois, United States April 27, 2016 Details
Heterophleps triguttaria
Three-spotted Fillip
April 27, 2016 Mapper Johnson County, Illinois, United States April 27, 2016 Details
Hyalophora cecropia
Cecropia silkmoth
April 27, 2016 Apptiger02 Caldwell County, North Carolina, United States April 27, 2016 Details
Anavitrinella pampinaria
Common Gray
April 27, 2016 yardbird Camden County, New Jersey, United States April 27, 2016 Details
Achatia distincta
Distinct Quaker
April 27, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada April 27, 2016 Details
Orgyia leucostigma
White-marked Tussock Moth
April 26, 2016 JackieWesson Jefferson County, Alabama, United States April 27, 2016 Details
Polygonia interrogationis
Question Mark
April 26, 2016 Ken Bosso East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana, United States April 26, 2016 Details
Noctua pronuba
European Yellow Underwing
April 26, 2016 digginflowers Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States April 27, 2016 Details
Eumorpha pandorus
Pandorus Sphinx
April 26, 2016 Ken Bosso East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana, United States April 26, 2016 Details
Epimecis hortaria
Tulip-Tree Beauty
April 26, 2016 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States April 28, 2016 Details
Idaea demissaria
Red-Bordered Wave
April 26, 2016 Cheri Pierce Lake County, Florida, United States April 28, 2016 Details