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
Hypercompe scribonia
Great Leopard Moth
September 24, 2016 joep01 Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Papilio polyxenes
Black Swallowtail
September 24, 2016 monstermoose Henry County, Indiana, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Calycopis isobeon
Dusky-blue Groundstreak
September 24, 2016 abwest Bexar County, Texas, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Phoebis philea
Orange-barred Sulphur
September 24, 2016 hunter58 Hernando County, Florida, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Acharia stimulea
Saddleback Caterpillar Moth
September 24, 2016 Sarakhunt Tazewell County, Virginia, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Eacles imperialis
Imperial moth
September 24, 2016 Naturetom Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Elophila obliteralis
Waterlily Leafcutter Moth
September 24, 2016 JohnBoback Monongalia County, West Virginia, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Hyles lineata
White-lined Sphinx
September 24, 2016 lcdelong Loudoun County, Virginia, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Xylophanes tersa
Tersa Sphinx
September 24, 2016 sweetmonkeycheese Hillsborough County, Florida, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Tolype velleda
Large Tolype Moth
September 24, 2016 digginflowers Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Eumaeus atala
Atala
September 23, 2016 maltman13 Broward County, Florida, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Anaea andria
Goatweed Leafwing
September 23, 2016 lostpineslife Bastrop County, Texas, United States September 23, 2016 Details
Phoebis sennae
Cloudless Sulphur
September 23, 2016 hunter58 Hernando County, Florida, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Hyphantria cunea
Fall Webworm Moth
September 23, 2016 wolfhoundgirl Wake County, North Carolina, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Peridroma saucia
Variegated Cutworm Moth
September 23, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Gonioterma mistrella September 23, 2016 Jim Eckert Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Keiferia lycopersicella September 23, 2016 Jim Eckert Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Deltophora sella September 23, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Agrotis ipsilon
Ipsilon Dart
September 23, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Machimia tentoriferella
Gold-striped Leaftier Moth
September 23, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Machimia tentoriferella
Gold-striped Leaftier Moth
September 23, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Xestia dolosa
Greater Black-letter Dart
September 23, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Epermenia albapunctella September 23, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Chionodes pereyra September 23, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Deltophora sella September 23, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Pyrausta bicoloralis September 23, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Agriphila vulgivagella September 23, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Eumorpha vitis
Vine sphinx
September 23, 2016 Shirley Wilkerson Brazos County, Texas, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Lithophane innominata
Nameless Pinion
September 23, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada September 24, 2016 Details
Caloptilia serotinella
Cherry Leaf Roller
September 23, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States September 23, 2016 Details
Anisota virginiensis
Pink-striped oakworm moth
September 23, 2016 hartsong Hunt County, Texas, United States September 23, 2016 Details
Pyrausta rubricalis September 23, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States September 23, 2016 Details
Pyrausta inornatalis
Southern Pink Moth
September 23, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States September 23, 2016 Details
Helicoverpa zea
Corn Earworm Moth
September 22, 2016 digginflowers Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States September 23, 2016 Details
Euptoieta claudia
Variegated Fritillary
September 22, 2016 Faerica7 Fayette County, Pennsylvania, United States September 23, 2016 Details
Antheraea polyphemus
Polyphemus moth
September 22, 2016 Samroberts84 Norfolk City County, Virginia, United States September 22, 2016 Details
Manduca sexta
Carolina sphinx
September 22, 2016 cbrockhawk_moth Harvey County, Kansas, United States September 22, 2016 Details
Paectes abrostoloides
Large Paectes
September 22, 2016 John LeBlanc Chesterfield County, Virginia, United States September 23, 2016 Details
Chrysodeixis includens
Soybean Looper Moth
September 22, 2016 John LeBlanc Chesterfield County, Virginia, United States September 23, 2016 Details
Chrysodeixis includens
Soybean Looper Moth
September 22, 2016 John LeBlanc Chesterfield County, Virginia, United States September 23, 2016 Details
Macaria minorata
Minor Angle Moth
September 22, 2016 John LeBlanc Chesterfield County, Virginia, United States September 23, 2016 Details
Chrysodeixis includens
Soybean Looper Moth
September 22, 2016 John LeBlanc Chesterfield County, Virginia, United States September 23, 2016 Details
Chrysodeixis includens
Soybean Looper Moth
September 22, 2016 John LeBlanc Chesterfield County, Virginia, United States September 23, 2016 Details
Spodoptera frugiperda
Fall Armyworm Moth
September 22, 2016 John LeBlanc Chesterfield County, Virginia, United States September 23, 2016 Details
Panthea furcilla
Eastern Panthea
September 22, 2016 John LeBlanc Chesterfield County, Virginia, United States September 23, 2016 Details
Chrysodeixis includens
Soybean Looper Moth
September 22, 2016 John LeBlanc Chesterfield County, Virginia, United States September 23, 2016 Details
Chrysodeixis includens
Soybean Looper Moth
September 22, 2016 John LeBlanc Chesterfield County, Virginia, United States September 23, 2016 Details
Chrysodeixis includens
Soybean Looper Moth
September 22, 2016 John LeBlanc Chesterfield County, Virginia, United States September 23, 2016 Details
Atteva aurea
Ailanthus Webworm Moth
September 22, 2016 John LeBlanc Chesterfield County, Virginia, United States September 23, 2016 Details
Eupackardia calleta
Calleta silkmoth
September 22, 2016 Canyonwren2 Texas, Medina County, United States September 22, 2016 Details
Mestra amymone
Common Mestra
September 22, 2016 Bill Wright_Texas Hays County, Texas, United States September 23, 2016 Details
Eacles imperialis
Imperial moth
September 22, 2016 Betteagues81 DeKalb County, Georgia, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Danaus gilippus
Queen
September 22, 2016 lostpineslife Bastrop County, Texas, United States September 23, 2016 Details
Ennomos magnaria
Maple Spanworm
September 22, 2016 Aboover Knox County, Maine, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Amphion floridensis
Nessus sphinx
September 22, 2016 curtis.lehman Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Hypena scabra
Green Cloverworm Moth
September 22, 2016 Christine Stanke Ozaukee County, Wisconsin, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Helicoverpa zea
Corn Earworm Moth
September 22, 2016 Christine Stanke Ozaukee County, Wisconsin, United States September 23, 2016 Details
Galgula partita
The Wedgling
September 22, 2016 Christine Stanke Ozaukee County, Wisconsin, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Anagrapha falcifera
Celery Looper Moth
September 22, 2016 Christine Stanke Ozaukee County, Wisconsin, United States September 23, 2016 Details
Macronoctua onusta
Iris Borer Moth
September 22, 2016 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Spoladea recurvalis
Hawaiian Beet Webworm
September 22, 2016 Christine Stanke Ozaukee County, Wisconsin, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Anicla illapsa
Snowy Dart
September 22, 2016 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Udea rubigalis
Celery Leaftier Moth
September 22, 2016 Christine Stanke Ozaukee County, Wisconsin, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Eacles imperialis
Imperial moth
September 22, 2016 vs3865 Mecklenburg County, North Carolina, United States September 23, 2016 Details
Nomophila nearctica
Lucerne Moth
September 22, 2016 Christine Stanke Ozaukee County, Wisconsin, United States September 23, 2016 Details
Helicoverpa zea
Corn Earworm Moth
September 22, 2016 Carol Thornton-Anderson Orange County, Indiana, United States September 23, 2016 Details
Melanchroia chephise
White-tipped Black
September 22, 2016 Wesley Newman Texas, United States, Waller County September 23, 2016 Details
Papilio cresphontes
Giant Swallowtail
September 22, 2016 Rymadee Hopkins County, Texas, United States September 23, 2016 Details
Xanthotype rufaria
Rufous Geometer Moth
September 22, 2016 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States September 23, 2016 Details
Chioides albofasciatus
White-striped Longtail
September 22, 2016 gpstewart Texas, United States, Williamson County September 24, 2016 Details
Orgyia leucostigma
White-marked Tussock Moth
September 22, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada September 22, 2016 Details
Eucosma dorsisignatana
Triangle-backed Eucosma
September 22, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada September 22, 2016 Details
Noctua pronuba
European Yellow Underwing
September 22, 2016 juliereid Ontario, Canada September 22, 2016 Details
Acronicta dactylina
Fingered Dagger Moth
September 22, 2016 Colin Gillette Bradford County, Pennsylvania, United States September 22, 2016 Details
Campaea perlata
Pale Beauty
September 21, 2016 Raebryn515 Somerset County, New Jersey, United States September 22, 2016 Details
Atteva aurea
Ailanthus Webworm Moth
September 21, 2016 Raebryn515 Somerset County, New Jersey, United States September 22, 2016 Details
Papaipema baptisiae September 21, 2016 JohnBoback Monongalia County, West Virginia, United States September 22, 2016 Details
Machimia tentoriferella
Gold-striped Leaftier Moth
September 21, 2016 Dapdash Marion County, Indiana, United States September 23, 2016 Details
Palthis angulalis
Dark-spotted Palthis Moth
September 21, 2016 Dapdash Marion County, Indiana, United States September 23, 2016 Details
Nephelodes minians
Bronzed Cutworm Moth
September 21, 2016 trinectes Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States September 22, 2016 Details
Thyridopteryx ephemeraeformis
Evergreen Bagworm Moth
September 21, 2016 jtylerbell Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States September 21, 2016 Details
Enodia portlandia
Southern Pearly-eye
September 21, 2016 mellielong Lake County, Florida, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Papilio palamedes
Palamedes Swallowtail
September 21, 2016 mellielong Lake County, Florida, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Hypercompe scribonia
Great Leopard Moth
September 21, 2016 mellielong Marion County, Florida, United States September 21, 2016 Details
Wallengrenia otho
Southern Broken-Dash
September 21, 2016 mellielong Marion County, Florida, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Pyrgus oileus
Tropical Checkered-Skipper
September 21, 2016 mellielong Marion County, Florida, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Hemaris diffinis
Snowberry Clearwing
September 21, 2016 digginflowers Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States September 21, 2016 Details
Panoquina ocola
Ocola Skipper
September 21, 2016 mellielong Marion County, Florida, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Panoquina ocola
Ocola Skipper
September 21, 2016 mellielong Marion County, Florida, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Antheraea polyphemus
Polyphemus moth
September 21, 2016 ibbluesgal Garland County, Arkansas, United States September 21, 2016 Details
Battus philenor
Pipevine Swallowtail
September 21, 2016 rmorgan Denton County, Texas, United States September 23, 2016 Details
Nemoria lixaria
Red-bordered Emerald
September 21, 2016 digginflowers Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States September 21, 2016 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
September 21, 2016 Mzteachuh Los Angeles County, California, United States September 22, 2016 Details
Halysidota harrisii
Sycamore Tussock Moth
September 21, 2016 jkomoroski Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States September 23, 2016 Details
Nephelodes minians
Bronzed Cutworm Moth
September 21, 2016 Christine Stanke Milwaukee County, Wisconsin, United States September 24, 2016 Details
Pleuroptya silicalis
Herbivorous Pleuroptya Moth
September 21, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States September 23, 2016 Details
Achyra rantalis September 21, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States September 23, 2016 Details
Tetanolita floridana
Florida Tetanolita Moth
September 21, 2016 franpope Garrett County, Maryland, United States September 22, 2016 Details
Papaipema cataphracta
Burdock Borer Moth
September 21, 2016 franpope Garrett County, Maryland, United States September 22, 2016 Details
Evergestis rimosalis September 21, 2016 franpope Garrett County, Maryland, United States September 22, 2016 Details