Recently Verified Sightings

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Species Observation Datesort icon Submitter Location Verified Date
Colias philodice
Clouded Sulphur
February 05, 2016 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States February 05, 2016 Details
Protambulyx strigilis
Streaked sphinx
February 04, 2016 Brattonjk Hillsborough County, Florida, United States February 05, 2016 Details
Amorbia humerosana
White-lined Leafroller
February 04, 2016 JohnBoback Monongalia County, West Virginia, United States February 05, 2016 Details
Udea rubigalis
Celery Leaftier Moth
February 04, 2016 Ken Bosso East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana, United States February 05, 2016 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
February 04, 2016 gpstewart Texas, United States, Williamson County February 05, 2016 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
February 04, 2016 gpstewart Texas, United States, Williamson County February 05, 2016 Details
Acleris logiana
Black-headed Birch Leaffolder Moth
February 03, 2016 JohnBoback Monongalia County, West Virginia, United States February 04, 2016 Details
Phigalia strigataria
Small Phigalia
February 03, 2016 JohnBoback Monongalia County, West Virginia, United States February 05, 2016 Details
Alsophila pometaria
Fall Cankerworm Moth
February 03, 2016 Stott Noble Jefferson County, Alabama, United States February 04, 2016 Details
Zale lunata
Lunate Zale
February 02, 2016 whbauer Bexar County, Texas, United States February 02, 2016 Details
Cisseps fulvicollis
Yellow-collared Scape Moth
February 02, 2016 JeanEvoy De Soto County, Florida, United States February 03, 2016 Details
Cisthene striata
Striated Lichen Moth
February 02, 2016 JeanEvoy De Soto County, Florida, United States February 03, 2016 Details
Lithophane unimoda
Dowdy Pinion
February 01, 2016 JohnBoback Monongalia County, West Virginia, United States February 03, 2016 Details
Hypena scabra
Green Cloverworm Moth
January 31, 2016 John LeBlanc Chesterfield County, Virginia, United States January 31, 2016 Details
Nemapogon rileyi January 31, 2016 JeanEvoy De Soto County, Florida, United States February 03, 2016 Details
Paleacrita vernata
Spring Cankerworm Moth
January 31, 2016 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States February 01, 2016 Details
Scopula timandrata January 31, 2016 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States February 02, 2016 Details
Phoebis sennae
Cloudless Sulphur
January 31, 2016 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States January 31, 2016 Details
Thyridopteryx ephemeraeformis
Evergreen Bagworm Moth
January 31, 2016 treichard Howard County, Maryland, United States January 31, 2016 Details
Pontia protodice
Checkered White
January 30, 2016 starmans Clark County, Nevada, United States February 02, 2016 Details
Costaconvexa centrostrigaria
The Bent-line Carpet
January 30, 2016 Ken Bosso East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana, United States January 31, 2016 Details
Eupsilia morrisoni
Morrison's Sallow
January 30, 2016 JohnBoback Monongalia County, West Virginia, United States February 02, 2016 Details
Paleacrita vernata
Spring Cankerworm Moth
January 30, 2016 jeffmci9 Texas, Travis County, United States January 31, 2016 Details
Hypena scabra
Green Cloverworm Moth
January 30, 2016 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States January 31, 2016 Details
Anaea aidea
Tropical Leafwing
January 30, 2016 Christinalea Texas, Travis County, United States January 31, 2016 Details
Phigalia denticulata
Toothed Phigalia
January 29, 2016 t_hackler Benton County, Arkansas, United States January 31, 2016 Details
Lithophane patefacta
Dimorphic Pinion Moth
January 29, 2016 Stott Noble Jefferson County, Alabama, United States January 31, 2016 Details
Vanessa cardui
Painted Lady
January 28, 2016 ezeemonee Ventura County, California, United States February 02, 2016 Details
Pyrrharctia isabella
Isabella Tiger Moth or Banded Woolybear
January 26, 2016 curtis.lehman
(Clarissa Lehman)
Butler County, Pennsylvania, United States January 26, 2016 Details
Eumorpha labruscae
Gaudy sphinx
January 23, 2016 Beckybo86 Texas, Travis County, United States January 23, 2016 Details
Elaphria exesa January 22, 2016 Ken Bosso East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana, United States January 23, 2016 Details
Cosmosoma myrodora
Scarlet-Bodied Wasp Moth
January 22, 2016 GinnieZ Dixie County, Florida, United States January 23, 2016 Details
Urbanus dorantes
Dorantes Longtail
January 21, 2016 marilynne Palm Beach County, Florida, United States January 29, 2016 Details
Nathalis iole
Dainty Sulphur
January 20, 2016 Paul Tavares Pima County, Arizona, United States February 05, 2016 Details
Vanessa atalanta
Red Admiral
January 20, 2016 greekwriter Texas, Nueces County, United States January 26, 2016 Details
Ufeus satyricus January 20, 2016 Todd Stefanic Butte County, Idaho, United States January 22, 2016 Details
Libytheana carinenta
American Snout
January 20, 2016 Paul Prappas Hidalgo County, Texas, United States January 20, 2016 Details
Dichomeris ligulella
Palmerworm Moth
January 20, 2016 Stuart Marcus Texas, Liberty County, United States January 20, 2016 Details
Vanessa cardui
Painted Lady
January 19, 2016 PDunwiddie San Diego County, California, United States January 25, 2016 Details
Colias eurytheme
Orange Sulphur
January 18, 2016 greekwriter Texas, Nueces County, United States January 24, 2016 Details
Paleacrita vernata
Spring Cankerworm Moth
January 17, 2016 arcturusangel Harrison County, Texas, United States February 03, 2016 Details
Phyciodes tharos
Pearl Crescent
January 16, 2016 mellielong Orange County, Florida, United States January 29, 2016 Details
Strymon melinus
Gray Hairstreak
January 16, 2016 mellielong Orange County, Florida, United States January 29, 2016 Details
Agraulis vanillae
Gulf Fritillary
January 16, 2016 mellielong Orange County, Florida, United States January 23, 2016 Details
Phigalia denticulata
Toothed Phigalia
January 16, 2016 John LeBlanc Henrico County, Virginia, United States January 18, 2016 Details
Asbolis capucinus
Monk
January 16, 2016 mellielong Orange County, Florida, United States January 29, 2016 Details
Ascia monuste
Great Southern White
January 16, 2016 mellielong Orange County, Florida, United States January 29, 2016 Details
Papilio polyxenes
Black Swallowtail
January 16, 2016 mellielong Orange County, Florida, United States January 29, 2016 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
January 16, 2016 mellielong Orange County, Florida, United States January 29, 2016 Details
Danaus gilippus
Queen
January 16, 2016 mellielong Orange County, Florida, United States January 29, 2016 Details
Hermeuptychia sosybius
Carolina Satyr
January 16, 2016 mellielong Orange County, Florida, United States January 29, 2016 Details
Eurema daira
Barred Yellow
January 16, 2016 mellielong Orange County, Florida, United States January 29, 2016 Details
Calycopis cecrops
Red-banded Hairstreak
January 16, 2016 mellielong Orange County, Florida, United States January 29, 2016 Details
Urbanus proteus
Long-tailed Skipper
January 16, 2016 mellielong Orange County, Florida, United States January 29, 2016 Details
Anartia jatrophae
White Peacock
January 16, 2016 mellielong Orange County, Florida, United States January 29, 2016 Details
Hemiargus ceraunus
Ceraunus Blue
January 16, 2016 mellielong Orange County, Florida, United States January 29, 2016 Details
Udea rubigalis
Celery Leaftier Moth
January 15, 2016 hlivings Texas, Llano County, United States January 31, 2016 Details
Iridopsis dataria January 15, 2016 hlivings Texas, Llano County, United States January 31, 2016 Details
Nomophila nearctica
Lucerne Moth
January 15, 2016 hlivings Texas, Llano County, United States January 31, 2016 Details
Orthonama obstipata
The Gem
January 15, 2016 hlivings Texas, Llano County, United States January 31, 2016 Details
Ascalapha odorata
Black Witch
January 14, 2016 Raffy222 Fort Bend County, Texas, United States January 17, 2016 Details
Hypercompe scribonia
Great Leopard Moth
January 12, 2016 bluebird264 Collier County, Florida, United States January 18, 2016 Details
Choephora fungorum
Bent-Line Dart
January 10, 2016 WheelerB Wayne County, Kentucky, United States January 19, 2016 Details
Junonia coenia
Common Buckeye
January 10, 2016 arcturusangel Texas, Marion County, United States January 22, 2016 Details
Clemensia albata
Little White Lichen Moth
January 09, 2016 Ken Bosso East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana, United States January 18, 2016 Details
Anartia jatrophae
White Peacock
January 07, 2016 rjcohrs Okeechobee County, Florida, United States February 03, 2016 Details
Lithophane laticinerea January 07, 2016 JohnBoback Monongalia County, West Virginia, United States February 02, 2016 Details
Drepanulatrix monicaria January 04, 2016 jim.odonater Tillamook County, Oregon, United States January 20, 2016 Details
Lithophane antennata
Ashen Pinion
January 01, 2016 JohnBoback Monongalia County, West Virginia, United States February 01, 2016 Details
Costaconvexa centrostrigaria
The Bent-line Carpet
January 01, 2016 JohnBoback Monongalia County, West Virginia, United States February 01, 2016 Details
Iridopsis defectaria
Brown-shaded Gray
January 01, 2016 JohnBoback Monongalia County, West Virginia, United States February 01, 2016 Details
Udea rubigalis
Celery Leaftier Moth
January 01, 2016 JohnBoback Monongalia County, West Virginia, United States February 01, 2016 Details
Paleacrita vernata
Spring Cankerworm Moth
January 01, 2016 JohnBoback Monongalia County, West Virginia, United States February 01, 2016 Details
Paleacrita merriccata
White-spotted Cankerworm Moth
January 01, 2016 JohnBoback Monongalia County, West Virginia, United States February 01, 2016 Details
Udea rubigalis
Celery Leaftier Moth
December 29, 2015 Jonathan Clark Catahoula Parish, Louisiana, United States January 19, 2016 Details
Rhigognostis interrupta December 25, 2015 jim.odonater Tillamook County, Oregon, United States January 20, 2016 Details
Ascalapha odorata
Black Witch
December 21, 2015 WatchinTheSky California, United States January 18, 2016 Details
Melanchroia chephise
White-tipped Black
December 14, 2015 Magnolia4810 Harris County, Texas, United States January 19, 2016 Details
Eupsilia morrisoni
Morrison's Sallow
December 12, 2015 Latenight Cameron County, Pennsylvania, United States January 27, 2016 Details
Leptostales pannaria December 12, 2015 Stott Noble Jefferson County, Alabama, United States January 22, 2016 Details
Phigalia denticulata
Toothed Phigalia
December 12, 2015 Stott Noble Jefferson County, Alabama, United States January 19, 2016 Details
Feltia subterranea
Subterranean Dart Moth
December 11, 2015 Stott Noble Jefferson County, Alabama, United States January 21, 2016 Details
Spodoptera ornithogalli
Yellow-striped Armyworm Moth
December 11, 2015 Stott Noble Jefferson County, Alabama, United States January 21, 2016 Details
Archirhoe neomexicana December 09, 2015 opiliones Clark County, Nevada, United States January 20, 2016 Details
Urbanus evona
Turquoise Longtail
December 08, 2015 ajijic1936 Jalisco, Mexico January 25, 2016 Details
Iridopsis defectaria
Brown-shaded Gray
December 02, 2015 whbauer Bexar County, Texas, United States January 19, 2016 Details
Alsophila pometaria
Fall Cankerworm Moth
November 27, 2015 curtis.lehman
(Karen and Gary Campbell)
Lehigh County, Pennsylvania, United States January 20, 2016 Details
Colias philodice
Clouded Sulphur
November 26, 2015 SpadGuy Shenandoah County, Virginia, United States January 29, 2016 Details
Metaxaglaea viatica
Roadside Sallow
November 26, 2015 Stott Noble Jefferson County, Alabama, United States January 21, 2016 Details
Sunira bicolorago
Bicolored Sallow
November 26, 2015 Stott Noble Jefferson County, Alabama, United States January 21, 2016 Details
Zale lunata
Lunate Zale
November 21, 2015 Ken Bosso East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana, United States January 21, 2016 Details
Choephora fungorum
Bent-Line Dart
November 21, 2015 Ken Bosso East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana, United States January 21, 2016 Details
Epiglaea decliva
Sloping Sallow
November 20, 2015 pbedell Chesterfield County, Virginia, United States January 18, 2016 Details
Pyrgus communis
Common Checkered-Skipper
November 18, 2015 John LeBlanc Chesterfield County, Virginia, United States January 29, 2016 Details
Oenomaus ortygnus
Aquamarine Hairstreak
November 17, 2015 tomnix Hidalgo County, Texas, United States February 02, 2016 Details
Eumorpha vitis
Vine sphinx
November 13, 2015 hlivings Texas, Llano County, United States January 18, 2016 Details
Agrotis ipsilon
Ipsilon Dart
November 10, 2015 pbedell Chesterfield County, Virginia, United States January 18, 2016 Details
Acleris nivisellana
Snowy-shouldered Acleris Moth
November 07, 2015 lisagorn Otsego County, New York, United States February 01, 2016 Details
Eupsilia vinulenta
Straight-toothed Sallow
November 06, 2015 Steve Scholnick Montgomery County, Maryland, United States January 27, 2016 Details
Udea rubigalis
Celery Leaftier Moth
November 06, 2015 Jonathan Clark La Salle Parish, Louisiana, United States January 21, 2016 Details