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
Fulgoraecia exigua
Planthopper Parasite Moth
September 01, 2014 Dave Webb Harford County, Maryland, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
September 01, 2014 Ken42 East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana, United States September 02, 2014 Details
Acronicta oblinita
Smeared Dagger Moth
September 01, 2014 Susanmweis Illinois, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
September 01, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States September 02, 2014 Details
Galasa nigrinodis September 01, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States September 02, 2014 Details
Pyrausta rubricalis September 01, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Hermeuptychia sosybius
Carolina Satyr
September 01, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Aetole tripunctella September 01, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Phyciodes tharos
Pearl Crescent
September 01, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Junonia coenia
Common Buckeye
September 01, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Hylephila phyleus
Fiery Skipper
September 01, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Fissicrambus mutabilis
Changeable Grass-veneer
September 01, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Horisme intestinata
Brown Bark Carpet
September 01, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Phoebis sennae
Cloudless Sulphur
September 01, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Strymon melinus
Gray Hairstreak
September 01, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Campaea perlata
Pale Beauty
September 01, 2014 Carol Thornton-Anderson Orange County, Indiana, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Eumorpha pandorus
Pandorus Sphinx
September 01, 2014 franpope Garrett County, Maryland, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Cisseps fulvicollis
Yellow-collared Scape Moth
September 01, 2014 cblazo Franklin County, Pennsylvania, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Vanessa cardui
Painted Lady
September 01, 2014 systanfield Richland County, South Carolina, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Euptoieta claudia
Variegated Fritillary
September 01, 2014 systanfield Richland County, South Carolina, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Feltia jaculifera
Dingy Cutworm Moth
September 01, 2014 crm211b Ontario, Canada September 01, 2014 Details
Hemaris thysbe
Hummingbird Clearwing
September 01, 2014 Chip Krilowicz Camden County, New Jersey, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Orthonama obstipata
The Gem
August 31, 2014 digginflowers Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Homophoberia apicosa
Black Wedge-spot
August 31, 2014 digginflowers Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Palpita magniferalis
Splendid Palpita
August 31, 2014 digginflowers Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Idia lubricalis
Glossy Black Idia Moth
August 31, 2014 digginflowers Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Herpetogramma pertextalis August 31, 2014 digginflowers Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Pyrausta tyralis August 31, 2014 Englishman Hernando County, Florida, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Euchaetes egle
Milkweed Tussock Moth or Milkweed Tiger Moth
August 31, 2014 Gail77 Ontario, Canada August 31, 2014 Details
Eumorpha pandorus
Pandorus Sphinx
August 31, 2014 aug3zimm Texas, Tarrant County, United States August 31, 2014 Details
Anageshna primordialis August 31, 2014 John LeBlanc Chesterfield County, Virginia, United States August 31, 2014 Details
Noctua pronuba
European Yellow Underwing
August 31, 2014 Ncandler Hamilton County, Ohio, United States August 31, 2014 Details
Phyciodes cocyta
Northern Crescent
August 31, 2014 lumpydave84 Suffolk County, New York, United States August 31, 2014 Details
Calycopis cecrops
Red-banded Hairstreak
August 31, 2014 pagliarini1 Newport County, Rhode Island, United States August 31, 2014 Details
Acharia stimulea
Saddleback Caterpillar Moth
August 31, 2014 jsulli92 Dutchess County, New York, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Helicoverpa zea
Corn Earworm Moth
August 31, 2014 EPIMEDIUM McHenry County, Illinois, United States August 31, 2014 Details
Macaria minorata
Minor Angle Moth
August 31, 2014 Dave Webb Harford County, Maryland, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Euptoieta claudia
Variegated Fritillary
August 31, 2014 vision_m Texas, Morris County, United States September 02, 2014 Details
Ceratomia hageni
Hagen's sphinx
August 31, 2014 rmariestewart Wyandotte County, Kansas, United States September 02, 2014 Details
Macrochilo litophora
Brown-lined Owlet Moth
August 31, 2014 treichard Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Pseudothyatira cymatophoroides
Tufted Thyatirid
August 31, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States August 31, 2014 Details
Harrisina americana
Grapeleaf Skeletonizer Moth
August 31, 2014 Sheryl Johnson Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Junonia coenia
Common Buckeye
August 31, 2014 Carol Thornton-Anderson Orange County, Indiana, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Asterocampa clyton
Tawny Emperor
August 31, 2014 dengwer Texas, Matagorda County, United States August 31, 2014 Details
Hemaris thysbe
Hummingbird Clearwing
August 31, 2014 systanfield Richland County, South Carolina, United States August 31, 2014 Details
Agraulis vanillae
Gulf Fritillary
August 31, 2014 systanfield Richland County, South Carolina, United States August 31, 2014 Details
Anisota senatoria
Orange-tipped oakworm moth
August 31, 2014 Mommcgown Wake County, North Carolina, United States August 31, 2014 Details
Catocala neogama
The Bride
August 31, 2014 Carol Thornton-Anderson Orange County, Indiana, United States August 31, 2014 Details
Spodoptera ornithogalli
Yellow-striped Armyworm Moth
August 31, 2014 Carol Thornton-Anderson Orange County, Indiana, United States August 31, 2014 Details
Datana contracta
Contracted Datana
August 31, 2014 ddbvi1999 North Carolina, United States August 31, 2014 Details
Dargida diffusa
Wheat Head Armyworm Moth
August 30, 2014 digginflowers Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States August 31, 2014 Details
Feltia herilis
Master's Dart
August 30, 2014 Dave Webb Harford County, Maryland, United States August 31, 2014 Details
Hypena abalienalis
White-Lined Bomolocha Moth
August 30, 2014 Dave Webb Harford County, Maryland, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Xestia smithii
Smith's Dart
August 30, 2014 digginflowers Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States August 31, 2014 Details
Dicymolomia julianalis August 30, 2014 digginflowers Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Timandra amaturaria
Cross-lined Waved
August 30, 2014 digginflowers Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States August 31, 2014 Details
Catocala cerogama
Yellow-Banded Underwing
August 30, 2014 digginflowers Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States August 31, 2014 Details
Harrisimemna trisignata
Harris' Three Spot
August 30, 2014 ssmross Greenville County, South Carolina, United States August 30, 2014 Details
Acronicta americana
American Dagger Moth
August 30, 2014 Mariposa14 Washington County, Pennsylvania, United States August 31, 2014 Details
Acronicta americana
American Dagger Moth
August 30, 2014 tom nolan Burlington County, New Jersey, United States August 31, 2014 Details
Amorpha juglandis
Walnut sphinx
August 30, 2014 todonnell Huntingdon County, Pennsylvania, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Papilio polyxenes
Black Swallowtail
August 30, 2014 Jarchibold Saratoga County, New York, United States August 31, 2014 Details
Antheraea polyphemus
Polyphemus moth
August 30, 2014 Susanmweis Cook County, Illinois, United States August 30, 2014 Details
Scopula limboundata
Large Lace-border
August 30, 2014 tom nolan Burlington County, New Jersey, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Epipagis huronalis August 30, 2014 Holly Merker Dorchester County, Maryland, United States August 31, 2014 Details
Phalaenophana pyramusalis
Dark-banded Owlet Moth
August 30, 2014 Kurt R. Schwarz Howard County, Maryland, United States August 30, 2014 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
August 30, 2014 Ralph S. Carlson Los Angeles County, California, United States August 30, 2014 Details
Papilio cresphontes
Giant Swallowtail
August 30, 2014 TheGrandTour San Diego County, California, United States August 30, 2014 Details
Catocala palaeogama
Oldwife Underwing
August 30, 2014 Jimulacrum Hillsborough County, New Hampshire, United States August 30, 2014 Details
Norape ovina
White Flannel Moth
August 30, 2014 kg_woltz Calvert County, Maryland, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Junonia coenia
Common Buckeye
August 30, 2014 gunhilda Comanche County, Oklahoma, United States September 02, 2014 Details
Cercyonis pegala
Common Wood-Nymph
August 30, 2014 gunhilda Comanche County, Oklahoma, United States September 02, 2014 Details
Chlorochlamys chloroleucaria
Blackberry Looper Moth
August 30, 2014 Chip Krilowicz Camden County, New Jersey, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Hypagyrtis unipunctata
One-Spotted Variant
August 30, 2014 treichard Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States September 01, 2014 Details
Olethreutes bipartitana August 30, 2014 franpope Garrett County, Maryland, United States August 31, 2014 Details
Rhopobota dietziana August 30, 2014 Jim Eckert Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States August 31, 2014 Details
Clemensia albata
Little White Lichen Moth
August 30, 2014 Chip Krilowicz Camden County, New Jersey, United States August 31, 2014 Details
Cisseps fulvicollis
Yellow-collared Scape Moth
August 30, 2014 Tom Raub Dorchester County, Maryland, United States August 31, 2014 Details
Parapoynx allionealis
Watermilfoil Leafcutter Moth
August 30, 2014 Jim Eckert Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States August 31, 2014 Details
Nephelodes minians
Bronzed Cutworm Moth
August 30, 2014 Carol Thornton-Anderson Orange County, Indiana, United States August 31, 2014 Details
Anagrapha falcifera
Celery Looper Moth
August 30, 2014 David Trently Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania, United States August 31, 2014 Details
Atteva aurea
Ailanthus Webworm Moth
August 30, 2014 David Trently Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania, United States August 31, 2014 Details
Hypena scabra
Green Cloverworm Moth
August 30, 2014 Carol Thornton-Anderson Orange County, Indiana, United States August 31, 2014 Details
Lerema accius
Clouded Skipper
August 30, 2014 Ken Cheeks Aiken County, South Carolina, United States August 31, 2014 Details
Macrochilo litophora
Brown-lined Owlet Moth
August 30, 2014 digginflowers Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States August 31, 2014 Details
Lochmaeus bilineata
Double-lined Prominent
August 30, 2014 Carol Thornton-Anderson Orange County, Indiana, United States August 31, 2014 Details
Acronicta funeralis
Funerary Dagger Moth
August 30, 2014 Carol Thornton-Anderson Orange County, Indiana, United States August 30, 2014 Details
Limenitis archippus
Viceroy
August 30, 2014 JReuter Boone County, Missouri, United States August 31, 2014 Details
Sparganothis sulfureana
Sparganothis Fruitworm Moth
August 30, 2014 crm211b Ontario, Canada August 31, 2014 Details
Papilio cresphontes
Giant Swallowtail
August 30, 2014 bpeanutter Washington County, Florida, United States August 30, 2014 Details
Papilio zelicaon
Anise Swallowtail
August 30, 2014 BobP Santa Clara County, California, United States August 30, 2014 Details
Limenitis arthemis arthemis
White Admiral
August 30, 2014 Beverly C Bucks County, Pennsylvania, United States August 31, 2014 Details
Scopula limboundata
Large Lace-border
August 30, 2014 JReuter Boone County, Missouri, United States August 31, 2014 Details
Pyrisitia lisa
Little Yellow
August 30, 2014 JReuter Boone County, Missouri, United States August 31, 2014 Details
Pieris rapae
Cabbage White
August 30, 2014 JReuter Boone County, Missouri, United States August 31, 2014 Details
Schinia gaurae
Clouded Crimson
August 30, 2014 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States August 30, 2014 Details
Cucullia convexipennis
Brown-hooded Owlet
August 30, 2014 SeanJen Ontario, Canada August 30, 2014 Details
Hemaris thysbe
Hummingbird Clearwing
August 30, 2014 systanfield Richland County, South Carolina, United States August 30, 2014 Details
Synchlora aerata
Wavy-Lined Emerald
August 30, 2014 Carol Thornton-Anderson Orange County, Indiana, United States August 30, 2014 Details
Feltia jaculifera
Dingy Cutworm Moth
August 30, 2014 juliereid Ontario, Canada August 30, 2014 Details