Recently Verified Sightings

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Species Observation Datesort icon Submitter Location Verified Date
Paleacrita vernata
Spring Cankerworm Moth
February 20, 2017 digginflowers Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States February 21, 2017 Details
Hyles lineata
White-lined Sphinx
February 19, 2017 Gyges Chambers County, Texas, United States February 20, 2017 Details
Chioides albofasciatus
White-striped Longtail
February 19, 2017 Dave Patton Lafayette Parish, Louisiana, United States February 20, 2017 Details
Polygonia comma
Eastern Comma
February 19, 2017 AutumnSage York County, Pennsylvania, United States February 20, 2017 Details
Libytheana carinenta
American Snout
February 19, 2017 Jeff Trahan De Soto Parish, Louisiana, United States February 20, 2017 Details
Phyciodes tharos
Pearl Crescent
February 19, 2017 Jeff Trahan De Soto Parish, Louisiana, United States February 20, 2017 Details
Calycopis cecrops
Red-banded Hairstreak
February 19, 2017 Jeff Trahan De Soto Parish, Louisiana, United States February 20, 2017 Details
Anaea andria
Goatweed Leafwing
February 19, 2017 Jeff Trahan De Soto Parish, Louisiana, United States February 20, 2017 Details
Polygonia interrogationis
Question Mark
February 19, 2017 CA Ivy Cherokee County, Oklahoma, United States February 19, 2017 Details
Polygonia interrogationis
Question Mark
February 19, 2017 CA Ivy Adair County, Oklahoma, United States February 19, 2017 Details
Pyrisitia proterpia
Tailed Orange
February 19, 2017 CA Ivy Adair County, Oklahoma, United States February 19, 2017 Details
Pseudexentera sepia February 19, 2017 Stott Noble Jefferson County, Alabama, United States February 20, 2017 Details
Anicla infecta
Green Cutworm Moth
February 19, 2017 Cheri Pierce Lake County, Florida, United States February 20, 2017 Details
Calycopis isobeon
Dusky-blue Groundstreak
February 18, 2017 Raul Delgado Texas, United States, Webb County February 20, 2017 Details
Phyciodes tharos
Pearl Crescent
February 18, 2017 cosmic_cat Texas, Smith County, United States February 20, 2017 Details
Actias luna
Luna moth
February 18, 2017 cosmic_cat Texas, Smith County, United States February 20, 2017 Details
Caenurgina erechtea
Forage Looper Moth
February 18, 2017 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States February 18, 2017 Details
Strymon melinus
Gray Hairstreak
February 18, 2017 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States February 18, 2017 Details
Polygonia interrogationis
Question Mark
February 18, 2017 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States February 18, 2017 Details
Vanessa virginiensis
American Lady
February 18, 2017 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States February 18, 2017 Details
Libytheana carinenta
American Snout
February 18, 2017 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States February 18, 2017 Details
Heliconius charithonia
Zebra Heliconian
February 16, 2017 the janitors kid Palm Beach County, Florida, United States February 17, 2017 Details
Dryas iulia
Julia Heliconian
February 16, 2017 the janitors kid Palm Beach County, Florida, United States February 17, 2017 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
February 16, 2017 the janitors kid Palm Beach County, Florida, United States February 17, 2017 Details
Polygonia interrogationis
Question Mark
February 16, 2017 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States February 16, 2017 Details
Sonia constrictana
Constricted Sonia Moth
February 15, 2017 JeanEvoy De Soto County, Florida, United States February 17, 2017 Details
Diacme elealis February 15, 2017 JeanEvoy De Soto County, Florida, United States February 16, 2017 Details
Papilio cresphontes
Giant Swallowtail
February 14, 2017 mellielong Hillsborough County, Florida, United States February 15, 2017 Details
Phoebis philea
Orange-barred Sulphur
February 14, 2017 mellielong Hillsborough County, Florida, United States February 15, 2017 Details
Heliconius charithonia
Zebra Heliconian
February 14, 2017 mellielong Hillsborough County, Florida, United States February 15, 2017 Details
Celastrina ladon
Spring Azure
February 14, 2017 Jonathan Clark La Salle Parish, Louisiana, United States February 19, 2017 Details
Vanessa atalanta
Red Admiral
February 14, 2017 LOUIS CHANGCHIEN Los Angeles County, California, United States February 18, 2017 Details
Calycopis cecrops
Red-banded Hairstreak
February 14, 2017 Sue Allie Lake County, Florida, United States February 15, 2017 Details
Junonia coenia
Common Buckeye
February 14, 2017 JeanEvoy De Soto County, Florida, United States February 15, 2017 Details
Calycopis cecrops
Red-banded Hairstreak
February 14, 2017 JeanEvoy De Soto County, Florida, United States February 15, 2017 Details
Protambulyx strigilis
Streaked sphinx
February 13, 2017 William Jacobs Brevard County, Florida, United States February 14, 2017 Details
Erynnis horatius
Horace's Duskywing
February 13, 2017 JeanEvoy De Soto County, Florida, United States February 15, 2017 Details
Vanessa cardui
Painted Lady
February 13, 2017 MAKI Ventura County, California, United States February 18, 2017 Details
Phaeoura quernaria
Oak Beauty
February 13, 2017 JeanEvoy De Soto County, Florida, United States February 13, 2017 Details
Papilio polyxenes
Black Swallowtail
February 12, 2017 the janitors kid Brevard County, Florida, United States February 15, 2017 Details
Vanessa atalanta
Red Admiral
February 12, 2017 Jeff Trahan Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana, United States February 20, 2017 Details
Cyllopsis gemma
Gemmed Satyr
February 12, 2017 Jeff Trahan Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana, United States February 20, 2017 Details
Polygonia comma
Eastern Comma
February 12, 2017 Jeff Trahan Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana, United States February 20, 2017 Details
Vanessa virginiensis
American Lady
February 12, 2017 Jeff Trahan Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana, United States February 20, 2017 Details
Battus philenor
Pipevine Swallowtail
February 12, 2017 Jeff Trahan Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana, United States February 20, 2017 Details
Papilio polyxenes
Black Swallowtail
February 12, 2017 Jeff Trahan Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana, United States February 20, 2017 Details
Anaea andria
Goatweed Leafwing
February 12, 2017 Jeff Trahan Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana, United States February 20, 2017 Details
Nymphalis californica
California Tortoiseshell
February 12, 2017 MAKI Los Angeles County, California, United States February 16, 2017 Details
Strymon melinus
Gray Hairstreak
February 12, 2017 Jonathan Clark Catahoula Parish, Louisiana, United States February 19, 2017 Details
Leptotes cassius
Cassius Blue
February 11, 2017 AJVanh.arch Martin County, Florida, United States February 15, 2017 Details
Paleacrita merriccata
White-spotted Cankerworm Moth
February 11, 2017 John LeBlanc Chesterfield County, Virginia, United States February 11, 2017 Details
Erynnis zarucco
Zarucco Duskywing
February 11, 2017 JeanEvoy De Soto County, Florida, United States February 15, 2017 Details
Polygonia satyrus
Satyr Comma
February 11, 2017 mike1329 Gila County, Arizona, United States February 13, 2017 Details
Caenurgina erechtea
Forage Looper Moth
February 11, 2017 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States February 12, 2017 Details
Pyrgus oileus
Tropical Checkered-Skipper
February 10, 2017 mellielong Hillsborough County, Florida, United States February 15, 2017 Details
Eurema daira
Barred Yellow
February 09, 2017 scfl47 Indian River County, Florida, United States February 15, 2017 Details
Anthocharis sara
Pacific Orangetip
February 09, 2017 MAKI Los Angeles County, California, United States February 11, 2017 Details
Symmerista albifrons
White-headed Prominent
February 08, 2017 cosmic_cat Gregg County, Texas, United States February 20, 2017 Details
Hypercompe scribonia
Great Leopard Moth
February 08, 2017 StaceyB Palm Beach County, Florida, United States February 09, 2017 Details
Polygonia interrogationis
Question Mark
February 08, 2017 neflodonata Nassau County, Florida, United States February 15, 2017 Details
Eumaeus atala
Atala
February 07, 2017 Bleem Palm Beach County, Florida, United States February 15, 2017 Details
Heterocampa umbrata
White-blotched Heterocampa
February 07, 2017 Stuart Marcus Texas, Liberty County, United States February 21, 2017 Details
Utetheisa ornatrix
Bella Moth
February 07, 2017 Penelope999 Colleton County, South Carolina, United States February 10, 2017 Details
Pleuroprucha insulsaria
Common Tan Wave
February 07, 2017 JeanEvoy De Soto County, Florida, United States February 08, 2017 Details
Achroia grisella
Lesser Wax Moth
February 06, 2017 JeanEvoy De Soto County, Florida, United States February 09, 2017 Details
Strymon istapa
Mallow Scrub-Hairstreak
February 06, 2017 JeanEvoy De Soto County, Florida, United States February 15, 2017 Details
Polygonia interrogationis
Question Mark
February 06, 2017 neflodonata Nassau County, Florida, United States February 15, 2017 Details
Nathalis iole
Dainty Sulphur
February 05, 2017 Bushytail3 Bexar County, Texas, United States February 06, 2017 Details
Acronicta oblinita
Smeared Dagger Moth
February 05, 2017 JeanEvoy De Soto County, Florida, United States February 05, 2017 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
February 04, 2017 mellielong Pasco County, Florida, United States February 05, 2017 Details
Battus polydamas
Polydamas Swallowtail
February 04, 2017 mellielong Pasco County, Florida, United States February 15, 2017 Details
Macrurocampa marthesia
Mottled Prominent
February 03, 2017 mellielong Hillsborough County, Florida, United States February 15, 2017 Details
Glena quinquelinearia February 03, 2017 whbauer Bexar County, Texas, United States February 21, 2017 Details
Renia fraternalis
Fraternal Renia Moth
February 03, 2017 suedavies28 Orange County, Florida, United States February 05, 2017 Details
Siproeta stelenes
Malachite
February 02, 2017 tombo Jalisco, Mexico February 03, 2017 Details
Atlides halesus
Great Purple Hairstreak
February 02, 2017 neflodonata Nassau County, Florida, United States February 02, 2017 Details
Aphrissa statira
Statira Sulphur
February 01, 2017 raven10322 Palm Beach County, Florida, United States February 15, 2017 Details
Aphrissa statira
Statira Sulphur
February 01, 2017 raven10322 Palm Beach County, Florida, United States February 15, 2017 Details
Aphrissa statira
Statira Sulphur
February 01, 2017 raven10322 Palm Beach County, Florida, United States February 15, 2017 Details
Junonia genoveva
Mangrove Buckeye
February 01, 2017 the janitors kid Indian River County, Florida, United States February 02, 2017 Details
Ascia monuste
Great Southern White
February 01, 2017 the janitors kid Indian River County, Florida, United States February 02, 2017 Details
Colias eurytheme
Orange Sulphur
January 31, 2017 billwx Garfield County, Oklahoma, United States February 06, 2017 Details
Rhyacionia busckana
Red Pine Tip Moth
January 31, 2017 Stott Noble Jefferson County, Alabama, United States February 03, 2017 Details
Cymaenes trebius
Fawn-spotted Skipper
January 31, 2017 dabidaloca Kern County, California, United States January 31, 2017 Details
Anthocharis sara
Pacific Orangetip
January 30, 2017 ezeemonee Ventura County, California, United States January 31, 2017 Details
Junonia coenia
Common Buckeye
January 30, 2017 the janitors kid Brevard County, Florida, United States February 02, 2017 Details
Plodia interpunctella
Indian-Meal Moth
January 30, 2017 Sue Gregoire Schuyler County, New York, United States February 05, 2017 Details
Urola nivalis January 30, 2017 jeffmci9 Texas, Travis County, United States February 21, 2017 Details
Nymphalis antiopa
Mourning Cloak
January 30, 2017 MAKI Ventura County, California, United States January 31, 2017 Details
Zerene cesonia
Southern Dogface
January 29, 2017 diwalks2 San Diego County, California, United States January 31, 2017 Details
Anartia jatrophae
White Peacock
January 26, 2017 Banebdjetet Miami-Dade County, Florida, United States February 15, 2017 Details
Chiomara georgina
White-patched Skipper
January 26, 2017 gpstewart Cameron County, Texas, United States February 08, 2017 Details
Eantis tamenund
Northern Sicklewing
January 26, 2017 gpstewart Cameron County, Texas, United States February 08, 2017 Details
Urbanus procne
Brown Longtail
January 26, 2017 gpstewart Cameron County, Texas, United States February 08, 2017 Details
Anartia jatrophae
White Peacock
January 26, 2017 gpstewart Cameron County, Texas, United States February 06, 2017 Details
Euptoieta hegesia
Mexican Fritillary
January 26, 2017 gpstewart Cameron County, Texas, United States February 06, 2017 Details
Lasaia sula
Blue Metalmark
January 26, 2017 gpstewart Cameron County, Texas, United States February 06, 2017 Details
Heliconius charithonia
Zebra Heliconian
January 26, 2017 SCohen Broward County, Florida, United States February 15, 2017 Details
Anthanassa tulcis
Tulcis Crescent
January 25, 2017 tomnix Hidalgo County, Texas, United States February 09, 2017 Details
Hemiargus ceraunus
Ceraunus Blue
January 23, 2017 gpstewart Cameron County, Texas, United States February 08, 2017 Details