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
Homoglaea hircina
Goat Sallow
March 28, 2017 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada March 28, 2017 Details
Hyles lineata
White-lined Sphinx
March 27, 2017 Littlelee Texas, United States, Williamson County March 27, 2017 Details
Hyles lineata
White-lined Sphinx
March 27, 2017 Flygirl501 Cleveland County, Oklahoma, United States March 27, 2017 Details
Strymon melinus
Gray Hairstreak
March 27, 2017 inthelikeness Comanche County, Texas, United States March 27, 2017 Details
Euptoieta claudia
Variegated Fritillary
March 27, 2017 inthelikeness Comanche County, Texas, United States March 27, 2017 Details
Malacosoma disstria
Forest Tent Caterpillar Moth
March 27, 2017 hlunsford Leon County, Florida, United States March 28, 2017 Details
Alypia wittfeldii
Wittfeld's Forester
March 27, 2017 the janitors kid Brevard County, Florida, United States March 28, 2017 Details
Papilio polyxenes
Black Swallowtail
March 27, 2017 the janitors kid Brevard County, Florida, United States March 27, 2017 Details
Ufa rubedinella March 27, 2017 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States March 28, 2017 Details
Argyria auratella
Curve-lined Argyria
March 27, 2017 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States March 28, 2017 Details
Phytometra ernestinana
Ernestine's Moth
March 27, 2017 JeanEvoy De Soto County, Florida, United States March 28, 2017 Details
Anaea aidea
Tropical Leafwing
March 26, 2017 vorticity Texas, Mitchell County, United States March 27, 2017 Details
Megathymus yuccae
Yucca Giant-Skipper
March 26, 2017 jgiroux Texas, Travis County, United States March 27, 2017 Details
Phyciodes tharos
Pearl Crescent
March 26, 2017 Jeff Trahan McIntosh County, Oklahoma, United States March 27, 2017 Details
Cupido comyntas
Eastern Tailed-Blue
March 26, 2017 Jeff Trahan McIntosh County, Oklahoma, United States March 27, 2017 Details
Epargyreus clarus
Silver-spotted Skipper
March 26, 2017 Jeff Trahan McIntosh County, Oklahoma, United States March 27, 2017 Details
Erynnis juvenalis
Juvenal's Duskywing
March 26, 2017 Jeff Trahan McIntosh County, Oklahoma, United States March 27, 2017 Details
Hymenia perspectalis
Spotted Beet Webworm Moth
March 26, 2017 JeanEvoy De Soto County, Florida, United States March 28, 2017 Details
Grammia incorrupta March 26, 2017 Bonnie Morrison Howard County, Texas, United States March 28, 2017 Details
Hypena porrectalis March 26, 2017 JeanEvoy De Soto County, Florida, United States March 28, 2017 Details
Echinargus isola
Reakirt's Blue
March 25, 2017 abwest Bexar County, Texas, United States March 26, 2017 Details
Glaucopsyche lygdamus
Silvery Blue
March 25, 2017 breck7348 San Joaquin County, California, United States March 26, 2017 Details
Chlosyne theona
Theona Checkerspot
March 25, 2017 abwest Bexar County, Texas, United States March 26, 2017 Details
Callophrys gryneus
Juniper Hairstreak
March 25, 2017 abwest Bexar County, Texas, United States March 26, 2017 Details
Polygonia comma
Eastern Comma
March 25, 2017 Anne Wills Cabell County, West Virginia, United States March 26, 2017 Details
Actias luna
Luna moth
March 25, 2017 Tootsie913 Louisiana, United States March 26, 2017 Details
Catocala ilia
Ilia Underwing
March 25, 2017 Pattio Jackson County, Mississippi, United States March 26, 2017 Details
Chlosyne nycteis
Silvery Checkerspot
March 25, 2017 Jeff Trahan De Soto Parish, Louisiana, United States March 27, 2017 Details
Battus philenor
Pipevine Swallowtail
March 25, 2017 eboepple1913 Texas, United States March 27, 2017 Details
Hyles lineata
White-lined Sphinx
March 25, 2017 eboepple1913 Blanco County, Texas, United States March 27, 2017 Details
Homoglaea hircina
Goat Sallow
March 25, 2017 curtis.lehman
(John Fedak)
McKean County, Pennsylvania, United States March 27, 2017 Details
Anthocharis midea
Falcate Orangetip
March 25, 2017 StaceyWhetstone Knox County, Tennessee, United States March 26, 2017 Details
Erynnis juvenalis
Juvenal's Duskywing
March 25, 2017 StaceyWhetstone Knox County, Tennessee, United States March 26, 2017 Details
Callophrys augustinus
Brown Elfin
March 25, 2017 RichHubie Mendocino County, California, United States March 26, 2017 Details
Actias luna
Luna moth
March 25, 2017 Luna-tics Wakulla County, Florida, United States March 26, 2017 Details
Callophrys gryneus
Juniper Hairstreak
March 25, 2017 StaceyWhetstone Knox County, Tennessee, United States March 25, 2017 Details
Orgyia detrita
Fir Tussock Moth
March 25, 2017 B. Fritch Volusia County, Florida, United States March 26, 2017 Details
Hypercompe scribonia
Great Leopard Moth
March 24, 2017 hlunsford Leon County, Florida, United States March 25, 2017 Details
Hyalophora cecropia
Cecropia silkmoth
March 24, 2017 Luna-tics Wakulla County, Florida, United States March 26, 2017 Details
Estigmene acrea
Salt Marsh Moth or Acrea Moth
March 24, 2017 hlunsford Leon County, Florida, United States March 24, 2017 Details
Eubolina impartialis March 24, 2017 Stuart Marcus Texas, Liberty County, United States March 28, 2017 Details
Papilio polyxenes
Black Swallowtail
March 24, 2017 Bdog San Diego County, California, United States March 26, 2017 Details
Erynnis brizo
Sleepy Duskywing
March 24, 2017 Bdog San Diego County, California, United States March 26, 2017 Details
Pholisora catullus
Common Sootywing
March 24, 2017 Bdog San Diego County, California, United States March 26, 2017 Details
Euchloe lotta
Desert Marble
March 24, 2017 Bdog San Diego County, California, United States March 26, 2017 Details
Chlosyne leanira
Leanira Checkerspot
March 24, 2017 Bdog San Diego County, California, United States March 26, 2017 Details
Phosphila miselioides
Spotted Phosphila
March 24, 2017 Ken Bosso East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana, United States March 26, 2017 Details
Callophrys gryneus
Juniper Hairstreak
March 24, 2017 rconnorsphoto Dickson County, Tennessee, United States March 25, 2017 Details
Panopoda repanda
Orange Panopoda
March 23, 2017 Stuart Marcus Texas, Liberty County, United States March 27, 2017 Details
Heliothis virescens
Tobacco Budworm Moth
March 23, 2017 Stuart Marcus Texas, Liberty County, United States March 28, 2017 Details
Deidamia inscriptum
Lettered sphinx
March 23, 2017 Jonathan Clark La Salle Parish, Louisiana, United States March 26, 2017 Details
Pieris marginalis
Margined White
March 23, 2017 RichHubie Mendocino County, California, United States March 25, 2017 Details
Callophrys gryneus
Juniper Hairstreak
March 23, 2017 Lyncam Stone County, Arkansas, United States March 24, 2017 Details
Nadata gibbosa
White-dotted Prominent
March 23, 2017 Cheri Pierce Lake County, Florida, United States March 24, 2017 Details
Hemaris diffinis
Snowberry Clearwing
March 23, 2017 Linda1960 Durham County, North Carolina, United States March 24, 2017 Details
Orthonama obstipata
The Gem
March 23, 2017 JeanEvoy De Soto County, Florida, United States March 23, 2017 Details
Feltia subterranea
Subterranean Dart Moth
March 22, 2017 hlunsford Leon County, Florida, United States March 23, 2017 Details
Eurytides marcellus
Zebra Swallowtail
March 22, 2017 Newton-W Duval County, Florida, United States March 25, 2017 Details
Pachysphinx occidentalis
Big poplar sphinx
March 22, 2017 joanofarctic Texas, Presidio County, United States March 23, 2017 Details
Deidamia inscriptum
Lettered sphinx
March 22, 2017 tspevack Pinellas County, Florida, United States March 23, 2017 Details
Chlosyne lacinia
Bordered Patch
March 22, 2017 Marguerite Elliott Texas, Travis County, United States March 23, 2017 Details
Colomychus talis March 22, 2017 wildman Charleston County, South Carolina, United States March 22, 2017 Details
Syntomeida epilais
Polka-Dot Wasp Moth
March 21, 2017 mbarchok Alachua County, Florida, United States March 22, 2017 Details
Pleuroprucha insulsaria
Common Tan Wave
March 21, 2017 mellielong Hillsborough County, Florida, United States March 22, 2017 Details
Polites vibex
Whirlabout
March 21, 2017 AJVanh.arch Martin County, Florida, United States March 22, 2017 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
March 21, 2017 Cresz Carter County, Oklahoma, United States March 22, 2017 Details
Emmelina monodactyla
Morning-glory Plume Moth
March 21, 2017 Little River Park Orange County, North Carolina, United States March 21, 2017 Details
Eutrapela clemataria
Curved-Toothed Geometer
March 21, 2017 Little River Park Orange County, North Carolina, United States March 21, 2017 Details
Cyllopsis gemma
Gemmed Satyr
March 21, 2017 Jonathan Clark La Salle Parish, Louisiana, United States March 26, 2017 Details
Glaucopsyche lygdamus
Silvery Blue
March 21, 2017 Selwyn Quan Santa Clara County, California, United States March 24, 2017 Details
Cossula magnifica
Pecan Carpenterworm Moth
March 21, 2017 JeanEvoy De Soto County, Florida, United States March 23, 2017 Details
Euprora argentiliniella March 21, 2017 JeanEvoy De Soto County, Florida, United States March 23, 2017 Details
Epargyreus clarus
Silver-spotted Skipper
March 21, 2017 Laurie Sheppard Grayson County, Texas, United States March 23, 2017 Details
Heliconius charithonia
Zebra Heliconian
March 20, 2017 mellielong Hillsborough County, Florida, United States March 22, 2017 Details
Hylephila phyleus
Fiery Skipper
March 20, 2017 mellielong Hillsborough County, Florida, United States March 22, 2017 Details
Polites vibex
Whirlabout
March 20, 2017 mellielong Hillsborough County, Florida, United States March 22, 2017 Details
Nematocampa resistaria
Horned Spanworm Moth
March 20, 2017 mellielong Hillsborough County, Florida, United States March 21, 2017 Details
Pontia protodice
Checkered White
March 20, 2017 mellielong Hillsborough County, Florida, United States March 21, 2017 Details
Polites vibex
Whirlabout
March 20, 2017 mellielong Hillsborough County, Florida, United States March 22, 2017 Details
Agraulis vanillae
Gulf Fritillary
March 20, 2017 mellielong Hillsborough County, Florida, United States March 22, 2017 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
March 20, 2017 mellielong Hillsborough County, Florida, United States March 22, 2017 Details
Limenitis lorquini
Lorquin's Admiral
March 20, 2017 ezeemonee Santa Barbara County, California, United States March 21, 2017 Details
Pontia protodice
Checkered White
March 20, 2017 njschulz Dallas County, Texas, United States March 22, 2017 Details
Pieris rapae
Cabbage White
March 20, 2017 ButterBelle Putnam County, Tennessee, United States March 21, 2017 Details
Antheraea polyphemus
Polyphemus moth
March 20, 2017 nerdkitten Hernando County, Florida, United States March 21, 2017 Details
Actias luna
Luna moth
March 20, 2017 tracyhdoss Harris County, Texas, United States March 23, 2017 Details
Palthis asopialis
Faint-spotted Palthis Moth
March 20, 2017 Jonathan Clark La Salle Parish, Louisiana, United States March 28, 2017 Details
Anticlea multiferata
Many-lined Carpet
March 20, 2017 Jonathan Clark La Salle Parish, Louisiana, United States March 26, 2017 Details
Marpesia petreus
Ruddy Daggerwing
March 20, 2017 Anne Wilding Palm Beach County, Florida, United States March 25, 2017 Details
Lithophane georgii
Large Grey Pinion, Green Fruitworm
March 20, 2017 N_Santill Whatcom County, Washington, United States March 26, 2017 Details
Condica vecors
Dusky Groundling
March 20, 2017 cosmic_cat Gregg County, Texas, United States March 26, 2017 Details
Udea rubigalis
Celery Leaftier Moth
March 20, 2017 cosmic_cat Gregg County, Texas, United States March 26, 2017 Details
Ponometia binocula
Prairie Bird-dropping Moth
March 20, 2017 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States March 26, 2017 Details
Phaeoura quernaria
Oak Beauty
March 20, 2017 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States March 26, 2017 Details
Cissusa spadix
Black-Dotted Brown
March 20, 2017 Paul Ribitzki Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States March 26, 2017 Details
Clepsis virescana March 20, 2017 cosmic_cat Gregg County, Texas, United States March 26, 2017 Details
Philotes sonorensis
Sonoran Blue
March 20, 2017 diwalks2 Orange County, California, United States March 24, 2017 Details
Papilio eurymedon
Pale Swallowtail
March 20, 2017 diwalks2 Orange County, California, United States March 24, 2017 Details
Actias luna
Luna moth
March 20, 2017 tishgonzales9 Dallas County, Texas, United States March 22, 2017 Details
Megisto cymela
Little Wood-Satyr
March 20, 2017 gpstewart Texas, Travis County, United States March 22, 2017 Details