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
Xylophanes tersa
Tersa Sphinx
October 30, 2014 ecuhusker New Hanover County, North Carolina, United States October 30, 2014 Details
Spodoptera ornithogalli
Yellow-striped Armyworm Moth
October 30, 2014 digginflowers Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States October 30, 2014 Details
Ephyrodes cacata October 29, 2014 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States October 30, 2014 Details
Agrius cingulata
Pink-spotted hawkmoth
October 28, 2014 Trishnkaty Harris County, Texas, United States October 29, 2014 Details
Noctua pronuba
European Yellow Underwing
October 28, 2014 jrdpa Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States October 28, 2014 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
October 28, 2014 maria.hoffman6@gmail.com Suffolk County, New York, United States October 30, 2014 Details
Hypena scabra
Green Cloverworm Moth
October 28, 2014 Kurt R. Schwarz Howard County, Maryland, United States October 28, 2014 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
October 28, 2014 Ralph S. Carlson Los Angeles County, California, United States October 29, 2014 Details
Vanessa cardui
Painted Lady
October 28, 2014 Ralph S. Carlson Los Angeles County, California, United States October 29, 2014 Details
Lithophane pexata October 28, 2014 curtis.lehman
(Paul Dennehy)
Tioga County, Pennsylvania, United States October 30, 2014 Details
Eupsilia devia
Lost Sallow
October 28, 2014 curtis.lehman
(Paul Dennehy)
Tioga County, Pennsylvania, United States October 30, 2014 Details
Lithophane grotei
Grote's Pinion
October 28, 2014 curtis.lehman
(Paul Dennehy)
Tioga County, Pennsylvania, United States October 30, 2014 Details
Lithophane querquera
Shivering Pinion
October 28, 2014 curtis.lehman
(Paul Dennehy)
Tioga County, Pennsylvania, United States October 30, 2014 Details
Condica sutor
The Cobbler
October 28, 2014 curtis.lehman Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States October 29, 2014 Details
Metaxaglaea inulta
Unsated Sallow
October 28, 2014 K Stilwell Tazewell County, Virginia, United States October 28, 2014 Details
Hylephila phyleus
Fiery Skipper
October 28, 2014 Redheart Canyonlands Bandera County, Texas, United States October 28, 2014 Details
Phoebis agarithe
Large Orange Sulphur
October 28, 2014 Redheart Canyonlands Bandera County, Texas, United States October 28, 2014 Details
Udea rubigalis
Celery Leaftier Moth
October 28, 2014 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States October 28, 2014 Details
Cisseps fulvicollis
Yellow-collared Scape Moth
October 28, 2014 jwilkinson Howard County, Maryland, United States October 28, 2014 Details
Xylophanes tersa
Tersa Sphinx
October 27, 2014 mucklock Marion County, Florida, United States October 28, 2014 Details
Disclisioprocta stellata
Somber Carpet
October 27, 2014 John LeBlanc Chesterfield County, Virginia, United States October 27, 2014 Details
Eumorpha pandorus
Pandorus Sphinx
October 27, 2014 Bill west New Hanover County, North Carolina, United States October 28, 2014 Details
Ctenucha virginica
Virginia Ctenucha
October 27, 2014 Chris Blomme Ontario, Canada October 28, 2014 Details
Phosphila turbulenta
Turbulent Phosphila
October 27, 2014 Lynn Cremona Ocean County, New Jersey, United States October 29, 2014 Details
Agonopterix curvilineella October 27, 2014 Carol Thornton-Anderson Orange County, Indiana, United States October 28, 2014 Details
Palthis asopialis
Faint-spotted Palthis Moth
October 27, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States October 28, 2014 Details
Hypena scabra
Green Cloverworm Moth
October 27, 2014 Carol Thornton-Anderson Orange County, Indiana, United States October 29, 2014 Details
Sunira bicolorago
Bicolored Sallow
October 27, 2014 Carol Thornton-Anderson Orange County, Indiana, United States October 28, 2014 Details
Urbanus proteus
Long-tailed Skipper
October 27, 2014 bareclay Pickens County, South Carolina, United States October 28, 2014 Details
Diaphania nitidalis
Pickleworm Moth
October 27, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States October 28, 2014 Details
Magusa divaricata
Orbed Narrow-wing
October 27, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States October 28, 2014 Details
Sunira bicolorago
Bicolored Sallow
October 27, 2014 Carol Thornton-Anderson Orange County, Indiana, United States October 28, 2014 Details
Melanchra picta
Zebra Caterpillar Moth
October 27, 2014 Gianel Lake County, Indiana, United States October 27, 2014 Details
Xylophanes tersa
Tersa Sphinx
October 27, 2014 nanaegrams St Lucie County, Florida, United States October 28, 2014 Details
Acleris nivisellana
Snowy-shouldered Acleris Moth
October 27, 2014 Carol Thornton-Anderson Orange County, Indiana, United States October 27, 2014 Details
Papaipema impecuniosa
Aster Borer Moth
October 26, 2014 Keith Ewell Saline County, Illinois, United States October 27, 2014 Details
Iridopsis defectaria
Brown-shaded Gray
October 26, 2014 Keith Ewell Saline County, Illinois, United States October 27, 2014 Details
Microcrambus elegans
Elegant Grass-veneer
October 26, 2014 Keith Ewell Saline County, Illinois, United States October 26, 2014 Details
Hypena scabra
Green Cloverworm Moth
October 26, 2014 Keith Ewell Saline County, Illinois, United States October 26, 2014 Details
Limenitis archippus
Viceroy
October 26, 2014 KristyBaker Davidson County, Tennessee, United States October 26, 2014 Details
Pyrisitia lisa
Little Yellow
October 26, 2014 KristyBaker Davidson County, Tennessee, United States October 26, 2014 Details
Acronicta lobeliae
Lobelia Dagger Moth
October 26, 2014 Shaq1ab Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States October 28, 2014 Details
Catocala vidua
The Widow
October 26, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States October 28, 2014 Details
Stegasta bosqueella October 26, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States October 28, 2014 Details
Artace cribraria
Dot-lined White
October 26, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States October 28, 2014 Details
Udea rubigalis
Celery Leaftier Moth
October 26, 2014 franpope Garrett County, Maryland, United States October 27, 2014 Details
Costaconvexa centrostrigaria
The Bent-line Carpet
October 26, 2014 JeanEvoy De Soto County, Florida, United States October 27, 2014 Details
Junonia coenia
Common Buckeye
October 26, 2014 Doug Bruce Anderson County, Tennessee, United States October 29, 2014 Details
Erynnis baptisiae
Wild Indigo Duskywing
October 26, 2014 Doug Bruce Anderson County, Tennessee, United States October 29, 2014 Details
Hylephila phyleus
Fiery Skipper
October 26, 2014 Doug Bruce Anderson County, Tennessee, United States October 29, 2014 Details
Empyreuma pugione
Spotted Oleander Caterpillar Moth
October 26, 2014 ridgeboy Monroe County, Florida, United States October 27, 2014 Details
Colias eurytheme
Orange Sulphur
October 26, 2014 Doug Bruce Anderson County, Tennessee, United States October 29, 2014 Details
Pieris rapae
Cabbage White
October 26, 2014 Doug Bruce Anderson County, Tennessee, United States October 26, 2014 Details
Euptoieta claudia
Variegated Fritillary
October 26, 2014 Doug Bruce Anderson County, Tennessee, United States October 26, 2014 Details
Colias philodice
Clouded Sulphur
October 26, 2014 Doug Bruce Anderson County, Tennessee, United States October 26, 2014 Details
Acleris logiana
Black-headed Birch Leaffolder Moth
October 26, 2014 Tom Raub Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States October 28, 2014 Details
Vanessa cardui
Painted Lady
October 26, 2014 Doug Bruce Anderson County, Tennessee, United States October 26, 2014 Details
Acleris flavivittana
Masked Leafroller
October 26, 2014 Tom Raub Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States October 27, 2014 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
October 26, 2014 Doug Bruce Anderson County, Tennessee, United States October 26, 2014 Details
Nomophila nearctica
Lucerne Moth
October 26, 2014 digginflowers Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States October 26, 2014 Details
Peridroma saucia
Variegated Cutworm Moth
October 26, 2014 digginflowers Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States October 26, 2014 Details
Glympis concors October 26, 2014 JeanEvoy De Soto County, Florida, United States October 26, 2014 Details
Hypsopygia costalis
Clover Hayworm Moth
October 25, 2014 Keith Ewell Saline County, Illinois, United States October 26, 2014 Details
Microcrambus biguttellus
Gold-stripe Grass-veneer Moth
October 25, 2014 Keith Ewell Saline County, Illinois, United States October 26, 2014 Details
Patalene olyzonaria
Juniper Geometer
October 25, 2014 Keith Ewell Saline County, Illinois, United States October 26, 2014 Details
Tetanolita mynesalis
Smoky Tetanolita Moth
October 25, 2014 Keith Ewell Saline County, Illinois, United States October 26, 2014 Details
Palthis asopialis
Faint-spotted Palthis Moth
October 25, 2014 Keith Ewell Saline County, Illinois, United States October 26, 2014 Details
Plebejus melissa
Melissa Blue (includes Karner Blue)
October 25, 2014 sseagrave Sheridan County, Wyoming, United States October 27, 2014 Details
Pyrgus communis
Common Checkered-Skipper
October 25, 2014 twcrowe Montgomery County, Maryland, United States October 26, 2014 Details
Sunira bicolorago
Bicolored Sallow
October 25, 2014 John LeBlanc Chesterfield County, Virginia, United States October 28, 2014 Details
Sunira bicolorago
Bicolored Sallow
October 25, 2014 John LeBlanc Chesterfield County, Virginia, United States October 28, 2014 Details
Sunira bicolorago
Bicolored Sallow
October 25, 2014 John LeBlanc Chesterfield County, Virginia, United States October 26, 2014 Details
Sunira bicolorago
Bicolored Sallow
October 25, 2014 John LeBlanc Chesterfield County, Virginia, United States October 28, 2014 Details
Agraulis vanillae
Gulf Fritillary
October 25, 2014 mesquite Pima County, Arizona, United States October 27, 2014 Details
Urola nivalis
Snowy Urola
October 25, 2014 bluebird264 Collier County, Florida, United States October 29, 2014 Details
Pyrausta tyralis
Coffee-loving Pyrausta
October 25, 2014 bluebird264 Collier County, Florida, United States October 29, 2014 Details
Archirhoe neomexicana October 25, 2014 Robert Gorman Riverside County, California, United States October 28, 2014 Details
Lophocampa caryae
Hickory Tussock Moth or Hickory Tiger Moth
October 25, 2014 K Stilwell Tazewell County, Virginia, United States October 27, 2014 Details
Sunira bicolorago
Bicolored Sallow
October 25, 2014 raluia Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States October 27, 2014 Details
Hemileuca maia
Eastern buckmoth
October 25, 2014 Chip Krilowicz Burlington County, New Jersey, United States October 26, 2014 Details
Euptoieta claudia
Variegated Fritillary
October 25, 2014 Doug Bruce Greene County, Tennessee, United States October 26, 2014 Details
Colias eurytheme
Orange Sulphur
October 25, 2014 Doug Bruce Greene County, Tennessee, United States October 26, 2014 Details
Pieris rapae
Cabbage White
October 25, 2014 Doug Bruce Greene County, Tennessee, United States October 26, 2014 Details
Agraulis vanillae
Gulf Fritillary
October 25, 2014 Doug Bruce Greene County, Tennessee, United States October 26, 2014 Details
Atalopedes campestris
Sachem
October 25, 2014 Doug Bruce Greene County, Tennessee, United States October 26, 2014 Details
Cupido comyntas
Eastern Tailed-Blue
October 25, 2014 Doug Bruce Greene County, Tennessee, United States October 26, 2014 Details
Lerema accius
Clouded Skipper
October 25, 2014 Doug Bruce Greene County, Tennessee, United States October 26, 2014 Details
Papaipema impecuniosa
Aster Borer Moth
October 25, 2014 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States October 26, 2014 Details
Panoquina ocola
Ocola Skipper
October 25, 2014 Doug Bruce Greene County, Tennessee, United States October 26, 2014 Details
Hylephila phyleus
Fiery Skipper
October 25, 2014 Doug Bruce Greene County, Tennessee, United States October 26, 2014 Details
Junonia coenia
Common Buckeye
October 25, 2014 Doug Bruce Greene County, Tennessee, United States October 26, 2014 Details
Colias philodice
Clouded Sulphur
October 25, 2014 Doug Bruce Greene County, Tennessee, United States October 26, 2014 Details
Acronicta oblinita
Smeared Dagger Moth
October 25, 2014 curtis.lehman
(Mark Vass)
Butler County, Pennsylvania, United States October 26, 2014 Details
Acleris macdunnoughi October 25, 2014 Aboover Knox County, Maine, United States October 26, 2014 Details
Erinnyis obscura
Obscure sphinx
October 25, 2014 trialsz63 Oklahoma County, Oklahoma, United States October 26, 2014 Details
Hymenia perspectalis
Spotted Beet Webworm Moth
October 25, 2014 Carol Thornton-Anderson Orange County, Indiana, United States October 26, 2014 Details
Hymenia perspectalis
Spotted Beet Webworm Moth
October 25, 2014 Carol Thornton-Anderson Orange County, Indiana, United States October 26, 2014 Details
Hypercompe scribonia
Great Leopard Moth
October 25, 2014 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States October 26, 2014 Details
Spodoptera frugiperda
Fall Armyworm Moth
October 24, 2014 digginflowers Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States October 25, 2014 Details
Costaconvexa centrostrigaria
The Bent-line Carpet
October 24, 2014 K Stilwell Tazewell County, Virginia, United States October 27, 2014 Details