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
Callosamia promethea
Promethea silkmoth
May 04, 2015 TravisL98 St Clair County, Illinois, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Eacles imperialis
Imperial moth
May 04, 2015 tavianne Brunswick County, North Carolina, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Polygonia interrogationis
Question Mark
May 04, 2015 inthelikeness Comanche County, Texas, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Leptotes marina
Marine Blue
May 04, 2015 carol babeli Los Angeles County, California, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Pseudexentera sepia May 04, 2015 Chip Krilowicz Gloucester County, New Jersey, United States May 05, 2015 Details
Hethemia pistasciaria
Pistachio Emerald
May 04, 2015 Chip Krilowicz Gloucester County, New Jersey, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Cladara limitaria
Mottled Gray Carpet
May 04, 2015 estanley Baltimore County, Maryland, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Symmerista sp. May 04, 2015 estanley Baltimore County, Maryland, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Pyrausta bicoloralis May 04, 2015 estanley Baltimore County, Maryland, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Allotria elonympha
False Underwing
May 04, 2015 estanley Baltimore County, Maryland, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Epargyreus clarus
Silver-spotted Skipper
May 04, 2015 Mapper Johnson County, Illinois, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Cladara atroliturata
The Scribbler
May 03, 2015 CathK Albany County, New York, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Hyles lineata
White-lined Sphinx
May 03, 2015 klamath1 Klamath County, Oregon, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Battus philenor
Pipevine Swallowtail
May 03, 2015 whbauer Bexar County, Texas, United States May 03, 2015 Details
Vanessa virginiensis
American Lady
May 03, 2015 whbauer Bexar County, Texas, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Epimecis hortaria
Tulip-Tree Beauty
May 03, 2015 TCat7187 Cecil County, Maryland, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Leptotes marina
Marine Blue
May 03, 2015 ezeemonee Ventura County, California, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Caenurgina crassiuscula
Clover Looper Moth
May 03, 2015 Jarchibold Saratoga County, New York, United States May 03, 2015 Details
Melanolophia canadaria
Canadian melanolophia
May 03, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Misogada unicolor
Drab Prominent
May 03, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Xestia dolosa
Greater Black-letter Dart
May 03, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Lacinipolia renigera
Bristly Cutworm Moth
May 03, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Morrisonia confusa
Confused Woodgrain
May 03, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Antaeotricha schlaegeri May 03, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Dryocampa rubicunda
Rosy maple moth
May 03, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States May 03, 2015 Details
Euphydryas chalcedona
Chalcedon Checkerspot
May 03, 2015 Selwyn Quan Santa Clara County, California, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Phyciodes mylitta
Mylitta Crescent
May 03, 2015 Selwyn Quan Santa Clara County, California, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Celastrina lucia
Northern Azure
May 03, 2015 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada May 04, 2015 Details
Lomographa semiclarata
Bluish Spring Moth
May 03, 2015 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada May 04, 2015 Details
Thorybes mexicana
Mexican Cloudywing
May 03, 2015 Kristie Nelson Mono County, California, United States May 03, 2015 Details
Trichodezia albovittata
White-striped Black
May 03, 2015 cblazo Franklin County, Pennsylvania, United States May 03, 2015 Details
Pontia protodice
Checkered White
May 03, 2015 whbauer Bexar County, Texas, United States May 03, 2015 Details
Zale lunata
Lunate Zale
May 03, 2015 Cheri Pierce Lake County, Florida, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Plagodis phlogosaria
Straight-lined Plagodis
May 03, 2015 estanley Baltimore County, Maryland, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Antheraea polyphemus
Polyphemus moth
May 03, 2015 Linda Webb Lake County, California, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Nemoria mimosaria
White-fringed Emerald
May 02, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Epimecis hortaria
Tulip-Tree Beauty
May 02, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Eupithecia miserulata May 02, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Agonopterix pulvipennella May 02, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Athetis tarda
The Slow Poke
May 02, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Lomographa vestaliata
White Spring Moth
May 02, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Atteva aurea
Ailanthus Webworm Moth
May 02, 2015 SkrentnyJeff Cook County, Illinois, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Actias luna
Luna moth
May 02, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States May 03, 2015 Details
Spilosoma congrua
Agreeable Tiger Moth
May 02, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Orthonama obstipata
The Gem
May 02, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Telphusa longifasciella May 02, 2015 marcia_morris Augusta County, Virginia, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Caloptilia azaleella
Azalea Leafminer
May 02, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Spilosoma virginica
Virginian Tiger Moth or Yellow Woolybear Moth
May 02, 2015 Mother Church Lincoln County, Oregon, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Callophrys polios
Hoary Elfin
May 02, 2015 Jarchibold Saratoga County, New York, United States May 03, 2015 Details
Xanthorhoe lacustrata
Toothed Brown Carpet
May 02, 2015 soluslupus13 Ontario, Canada May 04, 2015 Details
Papilio polyxenes
Black Swallowtail
May 02, 2015 John Schwartz Kane County, Illinois, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Callophrys augustinus
Brown Elfin
May 02, 2015 Jarchibold Saratoga County, New York, United States May 03, 2015 Details
Callophrys irus
Frosted Elfin
May 02, 2015 Jarchibold Saratoga County, New York, United States May 03, 2015 Details
Ostrinia nubilalis
European Corn Borer Moth
May 02, 2015 rebeccafm Los Angeles County, California, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Syndemis afflictana
Gray Leafroller
May 02, 2015 TCat7187 Cecil County, Maryland, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Hyles lineata
White-lined Sphinx
May 02, 2015 ShellieG Jackson County, Oregon, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Melanolophia signataria
Signate Melanolophia
May 02, 2015 magnunc Howard County, Maryland, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Erynnis juvenalis
Juvenal's Duskywing
May 02, 2015 John Many Wings Frederick County, Maryland, United States May 02, 2015 Details
Meganola minuscula
Confused Meganola
May 02, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Besma quercivoraria
Oak Besma
May 02, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Probole amicaria May 02, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Plagodis pulveraria
American Barred Umber
May 02, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Achatia distincta
Distinct Quaker
May 02, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Homorthodes lindseyi May 02, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Orthosia hibisci
Speckled Green Fruitworm Moth
May 02, 2015 crm211b Ontario, Canada May 02, 2015 Details
Achatia distincta
Distinct Quaker
May 02, 2015 crm211b Ontario, Canada May 02, 2015 Details
Vanessa atalanta
Red Admiral
May 02, 2015 TDaniell Bell County, Texas, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Eutrapela clemataria
Curved-Toothed Geometer
May 02, 2015 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada May 04, 2015 Details
Aethalura intertexta
Four-barred Gray
May 02, 2015 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada May 04, 2015 Details
Scolecocampa liburna
Dead-wood Borer Moth
May 02, 2015 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States May 03, 2015 Details
Epargyreus clarus
Silver-spotted Skipper
May 02, 2015 Mapper Pope County, Illinois, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Palthis asopialis
Faint-spotted Palthis Moth
May 02, 2015 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States May 03, 2015 Details
Cupido comyntas
Eastern Tailed-Blue
May 02, 2015 Mapper Pope County, Illinois, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Monopis pavlovskii May 02, 2015 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States May 03, 2015 Details
Anthocharis midea
Falcate Orangetip
May 02, 2015 Mapper Pope County, Illinois, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Cyllopsis gemma
Gemmed Satyr
May 02, 2015 Mapper Pope County, Illinois, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Junonia coenia
Common Buckeye
May 02, 2015 arcturusangel Sevier County, Arkansas, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Libytheana carinenta
American Snout
May 02, 2015 arcturusangel Sevier County, Arkansas, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Hermeuptychia sosybius
Carolina Satyr
May 02, 2015 arcturusangel Sevier County, Arkansas, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Battus philenor
Pipevine Swallowtail
May 02, 2015 arcturusangel Sevier County, Arkansas, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Hyphantria cunea
Fall Webworm Moth
May 02, 2015 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States May 03, 2015 Details
Metarranthis obfirmaria
Yellow-washed Metarranthis
May 02, 2015 Chip Krilowicz Atlantic County, New Jersey, United States May 03, 2015 Details
Gluphisia avimacula May 02, 2015 Jim Eckert Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States May 03, 2015 Details
Himella intractata
Intractable Quaker
May 02, 2015 betsy4252 Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Hypena humuli
Hop Vine Moth
May 02, 2015 betsy4252 Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Xanthorhoe lacustrata
Toothed Brown Carpet
May 02, 2015 betsy4252 Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Orthofidonia flavivenata
Yellow-veined Geometer Moth
May 02, 2015 betsy4252 Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Noctua pronuba
European Yellow Underwing
May 02, 2015 cycad97 Kern County, California, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Pyrausta orphisalis
Orange Mint Moth
May 02, 2015 cblazo Franklin County, Pennsylvania, United States May 03, 2015 Details
Zale unilineata
One-lined Zale
May 02, 2015 Tom Raub Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States May 03, 2015 Details
Aglais milberti
Milbert's Tortoiseshell
May 02, 2015 Paul Tavares Ontario, Canada May 02, 2015 Details
Hypena abalienalis
White-Lined Bomolocha Moth
May 02, 2015 estanley Baltimore County, Maryland, United States May 03, 2015 Details
Argyrotaenia mariana
Gray-banded Leafroller
May 02, 2015 estanley Baltimore County, Maryland, United States May 03, 2015 Details
Syndemis afflictana
Gray Leafroller
May 01, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Lambdina pellucidaria
Yellow-headed Looper
May 01, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Herpetogramma aeglealis May 01, 2015 Peter Homann Leon County, Florida, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Morrisonia confusa
Confused Woodgrain
May 01, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States May 04, 2015 Details
Actias luna
Luna moth
May 01, 2015 applegg Pulaski County, Arkansas, United States May 02, 2015 Details
Pseudexentera virginiana May 01, 2015 CathK Albany County, New York, United States May 03, 2015 Details
Cleora sublunaria
Double-lined Gray
May 01, 2015 CathK Albany County, New York, United States May 04, 2015 Details