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
Antheraea polyphemus
Polyphemus moth
August 29, 2016 ivanrmz Broward County, Florida, United States August 29, 2016 Details
Helicoverpa zea
Corn Earworm Moth
August 29, 2016 KaiFisch York County, Pennsylvania, United States August 29, 2016 Details
Speyeria cybele
Great Spangled Fritillary
August 29, 2016 Chet Gottfried Centre County, Pennsylvania, United States August 29, 2016 Details
Erynnis horatius
Horace's Duskywing
August 29, 2016 wildman Charleston County, South Carolina, United States August 29, 2016 Details
Estigmene acrea
Salt Marsh Moth or Acrea Moth
August 29, 2016 John LeBlanc Chesterfield County, Virginia, United States August 29, 2016 Details
Helicoverpa zea
Corn Earworm Moth
August 29, 2016 John LeBlanc Chesterfield County, Virginia, United States August 29, 2016 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
August 29, 2016 Swazee04 Bedford County, Virginia, United States August 29, 2016 Details
Euptoieta claudia
Variegated Fritillary
August 29, 2016 Chet Gottfried Centre County, Pennsylvania, United States August 29, 2016 Details
Boloria bellona
Meadow Fritillary
August 29, 2016 Chet Gottfried Centre County, Pennsylvania, United States August 29, 2016 Details
Perispasta caeculalis August 29, 2016 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States August 29, 2016 Details
Manduca sexta
Carolina sphinx
August 29, 2016 KarenT Johnson County, Texas, United States August 29, 2016 Details
Acronicta americana
American Dagger Moth
August 29, 2016 curtis.lehman
(David Wright)
Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, United States August 29, 2016 Details
Callopistria floridensis
Florida Callopistria Moth
August 29, 2016 yardbird Camden County, New Jersey, United States August 29, 2016 Details
Baileya australis
Small Baileya
August 29, 2016 Allen Belden Richmond City County, Virginia, United States August 29, 2016 Details
Phaecasiophora niveiguttana
Labyrinth Moth
August 29, 2016 Allen Belden Richmond City County, Virginia, United States August 29, 2016 Details
Citheronia regalis
Royal Walnut Moth
August 28, 2016 conniejerome06 Lehigh County, Pennsylvania, United States August 28, 2016 Details
Spilosoma virginica
Virginian Tiger Moth or Yellow Woolybear Moth
August 28, 2016 Hailee Rae De Witt County, Illinois, United States August 28, 2016 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
August 28, 2016 Hailee Rae De Witt County, Illinois, United States August 28, 2016 Details
Euptoieta claudia
Variegated Fritillary
August 28, 2016 CainanLiddawi Burlington County, New Jersey, United States August 29, 2016 Details
Speyeria cybele
Great Spangled Fritillary
August 28, 2016 maryjanzen Centre County, Pennsylvania, United States August 29, 2016 Details
Asterocampa celtis
Hackberry Emperor
August 28, 2016 ND_CC Cass County, Michigan, United States August 28, 2016 Details
Polygonia interrogationis
Question Mark
August 28, 2016 Hailee Rae De Witt County, Illinois, United States August 28, 2016 Details
Colias eurytheme
Orange Sulphur
August 28, 2016 maryjanzen Centre County, Pennsylvania, United States August 28, 2016 Details
Phyciodes tharos
Pearl Crescent
August 28, 2016 Hailee Rae De Witt County, Illinois, United States August 28, 2016 Details
Papilio polyxenes
Black Swallowtail
August 28, 2016 Anne Wills Mason County, West Virginia, United States August 29, 2016 Details
Limenitis arthemis astyanax
'Astyanax' Red-spotted Purple
August 28, 2016 joep01 Washington County, Pennsylvania, United States August 29, 2016 Details
Eurytides marcellus
Zebra Swallowtail
August 28, 2016 Anne Wills Mason County, West Virginia, United States August 29, 2016 Details
Colias eurytheme
Orange Sulphur
August 28, 2016 Chet Gottfried Centre County, Pennsylvania, United States August 29, 2016 Details
Spodoptera ornithogalli
Yellow-striped Armyworm Moth
August 28, 2016 Hailee Rae De Witt County, Illinois, United States August 28, 2016 Details
Erynnis baptisiae
Wild Indigo Duskywing
August 28, 2016 Chet Gottfried Centre County, Pennsylvania, United States August 29, 2016 Details
Cupido comyntas
Eastern Tailed-Blue
August 28, 2016 Chet Gottfried Centre County, Pennsylvania, United States August 29, 2016 Details
Automeris io
Io moth
August 28, 2016 Kebojax Duval County, Florida, United States August 29, 2016 Details
Papilio troilus
Spicebush Swallowtail
August 28, 2016 dlkriensky New York County, New York, United States August 28, 2016 Details
Erynnis horatius
Horace's Duskywing
August 28, 2016 hunter58 Hernando County, Florida, United States August 29, 2016 Details
Strymon melinus
Gray Hairstreak
August 28, 2016 Anne Wills Mason County, West Virginia, United States August 29, 2016 Details
Poanes zabulon
Zabulon Skipper
August 28, 2016 hmclin York County, Pennsylvania, United States August 29, 2016 Details
Chrysodeixis includens
Soybean Looper Moth
August 28, 2016 caw33iii Wake County, North Carolina, United States August 28, 2016 Details
Hemaris thysbe
Hummingbird Clearwing
August 28, 2016 hmclin York County, Pennsylvania, United States August 28, 2016 Details
Poanes zabulon
Zabulon Skipper
August 28, 2016 hmclin York County, Pennsylvania, United States August 29, 2016 Details
Antheraea polyphemus
Polyphemus moth
August 28, 2016 tvawter Herkimer County, New York, United States August 28, 2016 Details
Heliothis virescens
Tobacco Budworm Moth
August 28, 2016 jtylerbell St Marys County, Maryland, United States August 28, 2016 Details
Chrysodeixis includens
Soybean Looper Moth
August 28, 2016 jtylerbell St Marys County, Maryland, United States August 28, 2016 Details
Eumorpha pandorus
Pandorus Sphinx
August 28, 2016 jtylerbell St Marys County, Maryland, United States August 28, 2016 Details
Speyeria cybele
Great Spangled Fritillary
August 28, 2016 Anne Wills Cabell County, West Virginia, United States August 29, 2016 Details
Junonia coenia
Common Buckeye
August 28, 2016 Anne Wills Mason County, West Virginia, United States August 29, 2016 Details
Peridea angulosa
Angulose Prominent
August 28, 2016 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States August 29, 2016 Details
Symmerista canicosta August 28, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States August 29, 2016 Details
Hypena madefactalis
Gray-edged Bomolocha Moth
August 28, 2016 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States August 29, 2016 Details
Heliothis virescens
Tobacco Budworm Moth
August 28, 2016 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States August 29, 2016 Details
Feltia jaculifera
Dingy Cutworm Moth
August 28, 2016 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States August 29, 2016 Details
Papaipema inquaesita
Sensitive Fern Borer Moth
August 28, 2016 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States August 29, 2016 Details
Synchlora aerata
Wavy-Lined Emerald
August 28, 2016 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States August 29, 2016 Details
Atteva aurea
Ailanthus Webworm Moth
August 28, 2016 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States August 29, 2016 Details
Datana integerrima
Walnut Caterpillar Moth
August 28, 2016 KayeJobe Eastland County, Texas, United States August 29, 2016 Details
Argyrotaenia kimballi
Kimball's Leafroller Moth
August 28, 2016 Allen Belden Richmond City County, Virginia, United States August 29, 2016 Details
Panoquina ocola
Ocola Skipper
August 28, 2016 Sue Allie Lake County, Florida, United States August 29, 2016 Details
Anatrytone logan
Delaware Skipper
August 28, 2016 Sue Allie Lake County, Florida, United States August 29, 2016 Details
Acronicta increta
Raspberry Bud Dagger Moth
August 28, 2016 drkilmer Maryland, United States August 28, 2016 Details
Eurytides marcellus
Zebra Swallowtail
August 28, 2016 StaceyWhetstone Hamblen County, Tennessee, United States August 28, 2016 Details
Eacles imperialis
Imperial moth
August 28, 2016 dfoulser Dukes (Martha's Vineyard) County, Massachusetts, United States August 28, 2016 Details
Polites peckius
Peck's Skipper
August 28, 2016 gerryanimator Beaver County, Pennsylvania, United States August 29, 2016 Details
Lerema accius
Clouded Skipper
August 28, 2016 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States August 28, 2016 Details
Celastrina neglecta
Summer Azure
August 28, 2016 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States August 28, 2016 Details
Papilio troilus
Spicebush Swallowtail
August 28, 2016 Stylurus Washtenaw County, Michigan, United States August 28, 2016 Details
Schrankia macula
Black-spotted Schrankia
August 28, 2016 Allen Belden Richmond City County, Virginia, United States August 28, 2016 Details
Dioryctria zimmermani
Zimmerman Pine Moth
August 28, 2016 Allen Belden Richmond City County, Virginia, United States August 28, 2016 Details
Macaria transitaria
Blurry Chocolate Angle
August 28, 2016 Allen Belden Richmond City County, Virginia, United States August 28, 2016 Details
Hellinsia homodactylus August 27, 2016 Hailee Rae De Witt County, Illinois, United States August 28, 2016 Details
Athetis tarda
The Slow Poke
August 27, 2016 trinectes Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States August 28, 2016 Details
Marimatha nigrofimbria
Black-bordered Lemon Moth
August 27, 2016 Leslie Warren Mahoning County, Ohio, United States August 28, 2016 Details
Pseudohermonassa bicarnea
Pink-spotted Dart
August 27, 2016 Leslie Warren Mahoning County, Ohio, United States August 28, 2016 Details
Atteva aurea
Ailanthus Webworm Moth
August 27, 2016 Hailee Rae De Witt County, Illinois, United States August 28, 2016 Details
Spodoptera ornithogalli
Yellow-striped Armyworm Moth
August 27, 2016 Hailee Rae De Witt County, Illinois, United States August 28, 2016 Details
Lacinipolia implicata
Implicit Arches
August 27, 2016 Leslie Warren Mahoning County, Ohio, United States August 28, 2016 Details
Synchlora aerata
Wavy-Lined Emerald
August 27, 2016 digginflowers Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States August 28, 2016 Details
Macaria bisignata
Red-headed inchworm
August 27, 2016 Hailee Rae De Witt County, Illinois, United States August 28, 2016 Details
Pleuroprucha insulsaria
Common Tan Wave
August 27, 2016 Hailee Rae De Witt County, Illinois, United States August 28, 2016 Details
Mellilla xanthometata
Orange Wing Moth
August 27, 2016 digginflowers Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States August 28, 2016 Details
Protodeltote muscosula
Large Mossy Lithacodia
August 27, 2016 Hailee Rae De Witt County, Illinois, United States August 28, 2016 Details
Hypena scabra
Green Cloverworm Moth
August 27, 2016 Hailee Rae De Witt County, Illinois, United States August 28, 2016 Details
Acrolophus popeanella
Clemens' Grass Tubeworm Moth
August 27, 2016 Hailee Rae De Witt County, Illinois, United States August 28, 2016 Details
Digrammia continuata
Curve-lined Angle
August 27, 2016 trinectes Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States August 28, 2016 Details
Antheraea polyphemus
Polyphemus moth
August 27, 2016 Veggie Steve Warren County, Ohio, United States August 27, 2016 Details
Idaea bonifata August 27, 2016 trinectes Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States August 28, 2016 Details
Phoebis philea
Orange-barred Sulphur
August 27, 2016 pumblebumble Bexar County, Texas, United States August 27, 2016 Details
Epargyreus clarus
Silver-spotted Skipper
August 27, 2016 dlkriensky Westchester County, New York, United States August 28, 2016 Details
Colias eurytheme
Orange Sulphur
August 27, 2016 dlkriensky Westchester County, New York, United States August 28, 2016 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
August 27, 2016 dlkriensky Westchester County, New York, United States August 28, 2016 Details
Anatrytone logan
Delaware Skipper
August 27, 2016 mellielong Hillsborough County, Florida, United States August 29, 2016 Details
Anteos clorinde
White Angled-Sulphur
August 27, 2016 Sherry Collins Texas, Kerr County, United States August 27, 2016 Details
Eacles imperialis
Imperial moth
August 27, 2016 CMatzell St Lawrence County, New York, United States August 28, 2016 Details
Dinumma deponens August 27, 2016 caw33iii Wake County, North Carolina, United States August 27, 2016 Details
Limenitis arthemis astyanax
'Astyanax' Red-spotted Purple
August 27, 2016 ButterBelle Putnam County, Tennessee, United States August 28, 2016 Details
Libytheana carinenta
American Snout
August 27, 2016 ButterBelle Putnam County, Tennessee, United States August 28, 2016 Details
Haematopis grataria
Chickweed Geometer
August 27, 2016 tom nolan Burlington County, New Jersey, United States August 27, 2016 Details
Hermeuptychia sosybius
Carolina Satyr
August 27, 2016 ButterBelle Putnam County, Tennessee, United States August 28, 2016 Details
Euptoieta claudia
Variegated Fritillary
August 27, 2016 ButterBelle Putnam County, Tennessee, United States August 28, 2016 Details
Ascalapha odorata
Black Witch
August 27, 2016 kelamb Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States August 28, 2016 Details
Pieris rapae
Cabbage White
August 27, 2016 ButterBelle Putnam County, Tennessee, United States August 28, 2016 Details
Erynnis baptisiae
Wild Indigo Duskywing
August 27, 2016 dlkriensky Putnam County, New York, United States August 28, 2016 Details