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
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
July 27, 2014 krancmm Brazoria County, Texas, United States July 27, 2014 Details
Junonia coenia
Common Buckeye
July 27, 2014 stomlins701 Leon County, Florida, United States July 27, 2014 Details
Epargyreus clarus
Silver-spotted Skipper
July 27, 2014 stomlins701 Leon County, Florida, United States July 27, 2014 Details
Amblyscirtes aenus
Bronze Roadside-Skipper
July 27, 2014 John Wilson Socorro County, New Mexico, United States July 27, 2014 Details
Papilio cresphontes
Giant Swallowtail
July 27, 2014 JeffPollan Queens County, New York, United States July 27, 2014 Details
Chlosyne nycteis
Silvery Checkerspot
July 27, 2014 jdemarco81 Montgomery County, Tennessee, United States July 27, 2014 Details
Automeris io
Io moth
July 27, 2014 gldearman Jefferson County, Florida, United States July 27, 2014 Details
Dryocampa rubicunda
Rosy maple moth
July 27, 2014 gldearman Jefferson County, Florida, United States July 27, 2014 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
July 27, 2014 krancmm Brazoria County, Texas, United States July 27, 2014 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
July 27, 2014 krancmm Brazoria County, Texas, United States July 27, 2014 Details
Actias luna
Luna moth
July 27, 2014 Rocket girl Illinois, United States July 27, 2014 Details
Haploa contigua
The Neighbor
July 27, 2014 Paul Tavares Ontario, Canada July 27, 2014 Details
Melanolophia canadaria
Canadian melanolophia
July 27, 2014 caher001 Carroll County, Maryland, United States July 27, 2014 Details
Achalarus lyciades
Hoary Edge
July 27, 2014 stephen stedman Van Buren County, Tennessee, United States July 27, 2014 Details
Thorybes bathyllus
Southern Cloudywing
July 27, 2014 stephen stedman Van Buren County, Tennessee, United States July 27, 2014 Details
Satyrodes appalachia
Appalachian Brown
July 27, 2014 stephen stedman Van Buren County, Tennessee, United States July 27, 2014 Details
Vanessa virginiensis
American Lady
July 27, 2014 stephen stedman Van Buren County, Tennessee, United States July 27, 2014 Details
Pyrisitia lisa
Little Yellow
July 27, 2014 stephen stedman Van Buren County, Tennessee, United States July 27, 2014 Details
Enodia anthedon
Northern Pearly-eye
July 27, 2014 stephen stedman Bledsoe County, Tennessee, United States July 27, 2014 Details
Erynnis martialis
Mottled Duskywing
July 27, 2014 stephen stedman Bledsoe County, Tennessee, United States July 27, 2014 Details
Amphion floridensis
Nessus sphinx
July 27, 2014 pamgram Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, United States July 27, 2014 Details
Pieris rapae
Cabbage White
July 27, 2014 crm211b Ontario, Canada July 27, 2014 Details
Disclisioprocta stellata
Somber Carpet
July 26, 2014 KittKatt Los Angeles County, California, United States July 27, 2014 Details
Calledapteryx dryopterata
Brown Scoopwing
July 26, 2014 Shane Miller Beaver County, Pennsylvania, United States July 27, 2014 Details
Antheraea polyphemus
Polyphemus moth
July 26, 2014 Shane Miller Beaver County, Pennsylvania, United States July 27, 2014 Details
Eacles imperialis
Imperial moth
July 26, 2014 Shane Miller Beaver County, Pennsylvania, United States July 27, 2014 Details
Dryocampa rubicunda
Rosy maple moth
July 26, 2014 Shane Miller Beaver County, Pennsylvania, United States July 28, 2014 Details
Speranza pustularia
Lesser Maple Spanworm Moth
July 26, 2014 Shane Miller Beaver County, Pennsylvania, United States July 28, 2014 Details
Haploa clymene
Clymene Moth
July 26, 2014 Shane Miller Beaver County, Pennsylvania, United States July 28, 2014 Details
Trichodezia albovittata
White-striped Black
July 26, 2014 Shane Miller Beaver County, Pennsylvania, United States July 28, 2014 Details
Pseudeustrotia carneola
Pink-barred Pseudeustrotia
July 26, 2014 Shane Miller Beaver County, Pennsylvania, United States July 28, 2014 Details
Lymantria dispar
Gypsy Moth
July 26, 2014 Shane Miller Beaver County, Pennsylvania, United States July 28, 2014 Details
Leuconycta diphteroides
Green Leuconycta
July 26, 2014 Shane Miller Beaver County, Pennsylvania, United States July 27, 2014 Details
Darapsa myron
Virginia creeper sphinx
July 26, 2014 Shane Miller Beaver County, Pennsylvania, United States July 27, 2014 Details
Darapsa choerilus (pholus)
Azalea Sphinx
July 26, 2014 Shane Miller Beaver County, Pennsylvania, United States July 27, 2014 Details
Parasa chloris
Smaller Parasa
July 26, 2014 Shane Miller Beaver County, Pennsylvania, United States July 27, 2014 Details
Actias luna
Luna moth
July 26, 2014 buttsakauf Charleston County, South Carolina, United States July 27, 2014 Details
Sphinx kalmiae
Laurel sphinx
July 26, 2014 Cayley Ontario, Canada July 26, 2014 Details
Hemaris thysbe
Hummingbird Clearwing
July 26, 2014 rogerashton Delaware County, Pennsylvania, United States July 26, 2014 Details
Limenitis archippus
Viceroy
July 26, 2014 KristyBaker Rutherford County, Tennessee, United States July 27, 2014 Details
Battus philenor
Pipevine Swallowtail
July 26, 2014 Englishman Hernando County, Florida, United States July 26, 2014 Details
Pontia protodice
Checkered White
July 26, 2014 Englishman Hernando County, Florida, United States July 26, 2014 Details
Spragueia leo
Common Spragueia
July 26, 2014 digginflowers Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States July 26, 2014 Details
Mellilla xanthometata
Orange Wing Moth
July 26, 2014 SteveSass St Joseph County, Indiana, United States July 26, 2014 Details
Epargyreus clarus
Silver-spotted Skipper
July 26, 2014 Dave Fairall Wilkes County, North Carolina, United States July 27, 2014 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
July 26, 2014 stomlins701 Leon County, Florida, United States July 26, 2014 Details
Antepione thisoaria
Variable Antipione
July 26, 2014 Bob Bouman Northampton County, Pennsylvania, United States July 27, 2014 Details
Hemaris diffinis
Snowberry Clearwing
July 26, 2014 Bob Bouman Northampton County, Pennsylvania, United States July 27, 2014 Details
Chlosyne gorgone
Gorgone Checkerspot
July 26, 2014 mhudson26 Finney County, Kansas, United States July 26, 2014 Details
Hypercompe scribonia
Great Leopard Moth
July 26, 2014 jesmorgan Wicomico County, Maryland, United States July 26, 2014 Details
Eacles imperialis
Imperial moth
July 26, 2014 Emc001 Morris County, New Jersey, United States July 27, 2014 Details
Eacles imperialis
Imperial moth
July 26, 2014 erica32paulk Dale County, Alabama, United States July 26, 2014 Details
Megalopyge opercularis
Southern Flannel Moth
July 26, 2014 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States July 27, 2014 Details
Darapsa myron
Virginia creeper sphinx
July 26, 2014 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States July 27, 2014 Details
Horisme intestinata
Brown Bark Carpet
July 26, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States July 27, 2014 Details
Pyrausta orphisalis
Orange Mint Moth
July 26, 2014 curtis.lehman
(Michael Fialkovich)
Butler County, Pennsylvania, United States July 27, 2014 Details
Alypia octomaculata
Eight-spotted Forester
July 26, 2014 Chip Krilowicz Camden County, New Jersey, United States July 27, 2014 Details
Hyles lineata
White-lined Sphinx
July 26, 2014 Papakid2 Conway County, Arkansas, United States July 27, 2014 Details
Aglais milberti
Milbert's Tortoiseshell
July 26, 2014 curtis.lehman
(Steve Gosser)
Lawrence County, Pennsylvania, United States July 27, 2014 Details
Epargyreus clarus
Silver-spotted Skipper
July 26, 2014 paddockw Illinois, United States July 27, 2014 Details
Thorybes pylades
Northern Cloudywing
July 26, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States July 27, 2014 Details
Euphyes vestris
Dun Skipper
July 26, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States July 27, 2014 Details
Phyciodes tharos
Pearl Crescent
July 26, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States July 27, 2014 Details
Asterocampa celtis
Hackberry Emperor
July 26, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States July 27, 2014 Details
Lerema accius
Clouded Skipper
July 26, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States July 27, 2014 Details
Saucrobotys fumoferalis
Dusky Saucrobotys Moth
July 26, 2014 Jim Eckert Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States July 27, 2014 Details
Palthis asopialis
Faint-spotted Palthis Moth
July 26, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States July 26, 2014 Details
Spodoptera frugiperda
Fall Armyworm Moth
July 26, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States July 26, 2014 Details
Redectis vitrea July 26, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States July 26, 2014 Details
Spilosoma virginica
Virginian Tiger Moth or Yellow Woolybear Moth
July 26, 2014 treichard Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States July 26, 2014 Details
Fissicrambus mutabilis
Changeable Grass-veneer
July 26, 2014 treichard Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States July 26, 2014 Details
Lascoria ambigualis
Ambiguous Moth
July 26, 2014 treichard Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States July 26, 2014 Details
Palpita magniferalis
Splendid Palpita
July 26, 2014 treichard Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States July 26, 2014 Details
Prolimacodes badia
Skiff Moth
July 26, 2014 treichard Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States July 26, 2014 Details
Panopoda rufimargo
Red-lined Panopoda
July 26, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States July 26, 2014 Details
Haploa clymene
Clymene Moth
July 26, 2014 Carol Thornton-Anderson Orange County, Indiana, United States July 26, 2014 Details
Autochton cellus
Golden Banded-Skipper
July 26, 2014 Doug Bruce Morgan County, Tennessee, United States July 27, 2014 Details
Achalarus lyciades
Hoary Edge
July 26, 2014 Doug Bruce Morgan County, Tennessee, United States July 27, 2014 Details
Chlosyne nycteis
Silvery Checkerspot
July 26, 2014 Doug Bruce Morgan County, Tennessee, United States July 27, 2014 Details
Hypena scabra
Green Cloverworm Moth
July 26, 2014 caher001 Carroll County, Maryland, United States July 26, 2014 Details
Colias eurytheme
Orange Sulphur
July 26, 2014 Mapper Christian County, Illinois, United States July 26, 2014 Details
Satyrium liparops
Striped Hairstreak
July 26, 2014 Cherylee Black Ontario, Canada July 27, 2014 Details
Antepione thisoaria
Variable Antipione
July 26, 2014 ldybach Bucks County, Pennsylvania, United States July 26, 2014 Details
Xanthotype urticaria
False Crocus Geometer
July 26, 2014 Carol Thornton-Anderson Orange County, Indiana, United States July 26, 2014 Details
Leptotes marina
Marine Blue
July 26, 2014 chaseystarz Cowley County, Kansas, United States July 26, 2014 Details
Polygonia progne
Gray Comma
July 26, 2014 juliereid Ontario, Canada July 27, 2014 Details
Phalaenophana pyramusalis
Dark-banded Owlet Moth
July 26, 2014 juliereid Ontario, Canada July 26, 2014 Details
Epimecis hortaria
Tulip-Tree Beauty
July 26, 2014 Brad Senne Wood County, West Virginia, United States July 26, 2014 Details
Eacles imperialis
Imperial moth
July 26, 2014 Brad Senne Wood County, West Virginia, United States July 26, 2014 Details
Arctia caja
Garden Tiger Moth or Great Tiger Moth
July 25, 2014 matthewjcampbell Umatilla County, Oregon, United States July 27, 2014 Details
Actias luna
Luna moth
July 25, 2014 Medtype1758 Medina County, Ohio, United States July 27, 2014 Details
Argyresthia oreasella
Cherry Shoot Borer
July 25, 2014 Dave Webb Harford County, Maryland, United States July 27, 2014 Details
Xylophanes pluto
Pluto sphinx
July 25, 2014 Englishman Hernando County, Florida, United States July 26, 2014 Details
Ascalapha odorata
Black Witch
July 25, 2014 Budlong Los Angeles County, California, United States July 25, 2014 Details
Papilio cresphontes
Giant Swallowtail
July 25, 2014 krancmm Brazoria County, Texas, United States July 25, 2014 Details
Agraulis vanillae
Gulf Fritillary
July 25, 2014 John Wilson Socorro County, New Mexico, United States July 27, 2014 Details
Eacles imperialis
Imperial moth
July 25, 2014 Emdemt6b Northumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States July 25, 2014 Details
Junonia coenia
Common Buckeye
July 25, 2014 Catnip2430 Richland County, South Carolina, United States July 25, 2014 Details
Euchaetes egle
Milkweed Tussock Moth or Milkweed Tiger Moth
July 25, 2014 Jennifer Jilks Ontario, Canada July 26, 2014 Details
Pyrgus oileus
Tropical Checkered-Skipper
July 25, 2014 krancmm Brazoria County, Texas, United States July 25, 2014 Details