Recently Verified Sightings

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Species Observation Datesort icon Submitter Location Verified Date
Nematocampa resistaria
Horned Spanworm Moth
June 30, 2015 rwrubel Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States June 30, 2015 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
June 30, 2015 Jo Bernofsky Missoula County, Montana, United States June 30, 2015 Details
Smerinthus cerisyi
One-eyed sphinx
June 30, 2015 Ellen Kleffner Oregon, United States June 30, 2015 Details
Ascalapha odorata
Black Witch
June 30, 2015 Edie Clark Bastrop County, Texas, United States June 30, 2015 Details
Larisa subsolana June 30, 2015 Jeff Trahan United States June 30, 2015 Details
Spodoptera frugiperda
Fall Armyworm Moth
June 30, 2015 Jeff Trahan Caddo Parish, Louisiana, United States June 30, 2015 Details
Hemaris diffinis
Snowberry Clearwing
June 29, 2015 John LeBlanc Chesterfield County, Virginia, United States June 29, 2015 Details
Atalopedes campestris
Sachem
June 29, 2015 John LeBlanc Chesterfield County, Virginia, United States June 29, 2015 Details
Orgyia leucostigma
White-marked Tussock Moth
June 29, 2015 Buffy Warren County, Ohio, United States June 29, 2015 Details
Polygonia interrogationis
Question Mark
June 29, 2015 unknown Texas, Randall County, United States June 29, 2015 Details
Cyllopsis gemma
Gemmed Satyr
June 29, 2015 Bill Emch Chester County, South Carolina, United States June 30, 2015 Details
Vanessa atalanta
Red Admiral
June 29, 2015 cosmos Washington County, Oregon, United States June 29, 2015 Details
Epimecis hortaria
Tulip-Tree Beauty
June 29, 2015 ngause1 Fairfax County, Virginia, United States June 29, 2015 Details
Ctenucha virginica
Virginia Ctenucha
June 29, 2015 Chet Gottfried Centre County, Pennsylvania, United States June 29, 2015 Details
Sparganothis flavibasana June 29, 2015 stonehollow Wright County, Minnesota, United States June 30, 2015 Details
Zanclognatha laevigata
Variable Zanclognatha Moth
June 29, 2015 curtis.lehman
(Margaret Higbee)
Jefferson County, Pennsylvania, United States June 30, 2015 Details
Vanessa virginiensis
American Lady
June 29, 2015 rowley Wayne County, New York, United States June 30, 2015 Details
Marathyssa inficita
Dark Marathyssa Moth
June 29, 2015 Howell_Curtis Harrison County, Indiana, United States June 30, 2015 Details
Eusarca confusaria
Confused Eusarca
June 29, 2015 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada June 30, 2015 Details
Epirrhoe alternata
White-banded Toothed Carpet
June 29, 2015 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada June 30, 2015 Details
Vanessa atalanta
Red Admiral
June 29, 2015 rowley Wayne County, New York, United States June 30, 2015 Details
Colias eurytheme
Orange Sulphur
June 29, 2015 Gardens by Renata Jelito Queens County, New York, United States June 30, 2015 Details
Apatelodes torrefacta
Spotted Apatelodes Moth
June 29, 2015 Howell_Curtis Harrison County, Indiana, United States June 29, 2015 Details
Speyeria egleis
Great Basin Fritillary
June 29, 2015 pdxgene711 Jefferson County, Oregon, United States June 30, 2015 Details
Chlosyne hoffmanni
Hoffmann's Checkerspot
June 29, 2015 pdxgene711 Jefferson County, Oregon, United States June 30, 2015 Details
Leuconycta lepidula
Marbled-green Leuconycta Moth
June 29, 2015 Carol Thornton-Anderson Orange County, Indiana, United States June 29, 2015 Details
Autographa precationis
The Common Looper Moth
June 29, 2015 jwilkinson Howard County, Maryland, United States June 29, 2015 Details
Vanessa cardui
Painted Lady
June 29, 2015 Linda Fink Yamhill County, Oregon, United States June 29, 2015 Details
Alypia octomaculata
Eight-spotted Forester
June 29, 2015 juliereid Ontario, Canada June 29, 2015 Details
Phyciodes tharos
Pearl Crescent
June 29, 2015 von40827 Leslie County, Kentucky, United States June 29, 2015 Details
Hemaris diffinis
Snowberry Clearwing
June 29, 2015 von40827 Leslie County, Kentucky, United States June 29, 2015 Details
Phyciodes tharos
Pearl Crescent
June 29, 2015 von40827 Leslie County, Kentucky, United States June 30, 2015 Details
Speyeria diana
Diana Fritillary
June 29, 2015 von40827 Leslie County, Kentucky, United States June 29, 2015 Details
Epargyreus clarus
Silver-spotted Skipper
June 29, 2015 von40827 Leslie County, Kentucky, United States June 29, 2015 Details
Ascalapha odorata
Black Witch
June 29, 2015 Goodyear Park County, Wyoming, United States June 29, 2015 Details
Syntomeida epilais
Polka-Dot Wasp Moth
June 28, 2015 egray4018 Palm Beach County, Florida, United States June 28, 2015 Details
Hemaris thysbe
Hummingbird Clearwing
June 28, 2015 AndrewCDay88 Montgomery County, Ohio, United States June 29, 2015 Details
Satyrium titus
Coral Hairstreak
June 28, 2015 roseanna Pulaski County, Kentucky, United States June 28, 2015 Details
Ceratomia amyntor
Elm sphinx
June 28, 2015 Catherine Wissner Laramie County, Wyoming, United States June 30, 2015 Details
Achalarus lyciades
Hoary Edge
June 28, 2015 roseanna Casey County, Kentucky, United States June 28, 2015 Details
Limenitis arthemis astyanax
'Astyanax' Red-spotted Purple
June 28, 2015 roseanna Casey County, Kentucky, United States June 28, 2015 Details
Satyrium calanus
Banded Hairstreak
June 28, 2015 roseanna Casey County, Kentucky, United States June 28, 2015 Details
Colias eurytheme
Orange Sulphur
June 28, 2015 roseanna Casey County, Kentucky, United States June 28, 2015 Details
Cupido comyntas
Eastern Tailed-Blue
June 28, 2015 roseanna Casey County, Kentucky, United States June 28, 2015 Details
Boloria bellona
Meadow Fritillary
June 28, 2015 roseanna Casey County, Kentucky, United States June 28, 2015 Details
Polygonia interrogationis
Question Mark
June 28, 2015 roseanna Casey County, Kentucky, United States June 28, 2015 Details
Limenitis archippus
Viceroy
June 28, 2015 roseanna Casey County, Kentucky, United States June 28, 2015 Details
Phyciodes tharos
Pearl Crescent
June 28, 2015 roseanna Casey County, Kentucky, United States June 28, 2015 Details
Colias philodice
Clouded Sulphur
June 28, 2015 roseanna Casey County, Kentucky, United States June 28, 2015 Details
Battus philenor
Pipevine Swallowtail
June 28, 2015 roseanna Casey County, Kentucky, United States June 28, 2015 Details
Pieris rapae
Cabbage White
June 28, 2015 roseanna Casey County, Kentucky, United States June 28, 2015 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
June 28, 2015 roseanna Casey County, Kentucky, United States June 28, 2015 Details
Euptoieta claudia
Variegated Fritillary
June 28, 2015 roseanna Casey County, Kentucky, United States June 28, 2015 Details
Anisota stigma
Spiny oakworm moth
June 28, 2015 EAndree Rockingham County, Virginia, United States June 28, 2015 Details
Polygonia interrogationis
Question Mark
June 28, 2015 ravelis02 Kankakee County, Illinois, United States June 28, 2015 Details
Alypia octomaculata
Eight-spotted Forester
June 28, 2015 roseanna Pulaski County, Kentucky, United States June 28, 2015 Details
Cisseps fulvicollis
Yellow-collared Scape Moth
June 28, 2015 roseanna Pulaski County, Kentucky, United States June 28, 2015 Details
Colias eurytheme
Orange Sulphur
June 28, 2015 John LeBlanc Madison County, Virginia, United States June 29, 2015 Details
Olethreutes fasciatana June 28, 2015 John LeBlanc Rockingham County, Virginia, United States June 29, 2015 Details
Battus philenor
Pipevine Swallowtail
June 28, 2015 Marjorie Siegel Sonoma County, California, United States June 28, 2015 Details
Boloria bellona
Meadow Fritillary
June 28, 2015 dagasch Pipestone County, Minnesota, United States June 29, 2015 Details
Rindgea cyda June 28, 2015 philohela Clark County, Nevada, United States June 30, 2015 Details
Papilio rutulus
Western Tiger Swallowtail
June 28, 2015 philohela Clark County, Nevada, United States June 28, 2015 Details
Herpetogramma abdominalis June 28, 2015 tjrickert Clarion County, Pennsylvania, United States June 28, 2015 Details
Crambus albellus
Small White Grass-veneer
June 28, 2015 Jarchibold Saratoga County, New York, United States June 29, 2015 Details
Oegoconia quadripuncta
Four-spotted Yellowneck
June 28, 2015 Jarchibold Saratoga County, New York, United States June 29, 2015 Details
Limnaecia phragmitella
Shy Cosmet
June 28, 2015 Jarchibold Saratoga County, New York, United States June 29, 2015 Details
Sicya macularia
Sharp-lined Yellow
June 28, 2015 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada June 30, 2015 Details
Antheraea polyphemus
Polyphemus moth
June 28, 2015 EmHean Mendocino County, California, United States June 30, 2015 Details
Agnippe prunifoliella June 28, 2015 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States June 29, 2015 Details
Bleptina caradrinalis
Bent-winged Owlet Moth
June 28, 2015 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States June 29, 2015 Details
Euchlaena serrata
The Saw Wing
June 28, 2015 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States June 29, 2015 Details
Heterophleps triguttaria
Three-spotted Fillip
June 28, 2015 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States June 29, 2015 Details
Geina periscelidactylus
Grape Plume Moth
June 28, 2015 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States June 29, 2015 Details
Nematocampa resistaria
Horned Spanworm Moth
June 28, 2015 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States June 29, 2015 Details
Caenurgina erechtea
Forage Looper Moth
June 28, 2015 treichard Frederick County, Maryland, United States June 29, 2015 Details
Melanolophia canadaria
Canadian melanolophia
June 28, 2015 treichard Frederick County, Maryland, United States June 29, 2015 Details
Scopula limboundata
Large Lace-border
June 28, 2015 treichard Frederick County, Maryland, United States June 29, 2015 Details
Crambus agitatellus June 28, 2015 treichard Frederick County, Maryland, United States June 29, 2015 Details
Chytolita morbidalis
Morbid Owlet Moth
June 28, 2015 treichard Frederick County, Maryland, United States June 29, 2015 Details
Prochoerodes lineola
Large Maple Spanworm Moth
June 28, 2015 treichard Frederick County, Maryland, United States June 29, 2015 Details
Scopula limboundata
Large Lace-border
June 28, 2015 treichard Frederick County, Maryland, United States June 29, 2015 Details
Anacampsis agrimoniella June 28, 2015 treichard Frederick County, Maryland, United States June 29, 2015 Details
Macaria notata
Birch Angle
June 28, 2015 treichard Frederick County, Maryland, United States June 29, 2015 Details
Olethreutes fasciatana June 28, 2015 treichard Frederick County, Maryland, United States June 29, 2015 Details
Spargaloma sexpunctata
Six-spotted Gray Moth
June 28, 2015 treichard Frederick County, Maryland, United States June 29, 2015 Details
Eusarca confusaria
Confused Eusarca
June 28, 2015 treichard Frederick County, Maryland, United States June 29, 2015 Details
Caenurgina erechtea
Forage Looper Moth
June 28, 2015 treichard Frederick County, Maryland, United States June 29, 2015 Details
Cisseps fulvicollis
Yellow-collared Scape Moth
June 28, 2015 treichard Frederick County, Maryland, United States June 29, 2015 Details
Microcrambus elegans
Elegant Grass-veneer
June 28, 2015 treichard Frederick County, Maryland, United States June 29, 2015 Details
Chlosyne nycteis
Silvery Checkerspot
June 28, 2015 treichard Frederick County, Maryland, United States June 29, 2015 Details
Hemaris thysbe
Hummingbird Clearwing
June 28, 2015 treichard Frederick County, Maryland, United States June 29, 2015 Details
Caenurgina crassiuscula
Clover Looper Moth
June 28, 2015 treichard Frederick County, Maryland, United States June 29, 2015 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
June 28, 2015 abartels Menominee County, Michigan, United States June 29, 2015 Details
Limenitis archippus
Viceroy
June 28, 2015 Sparks7 Yavapai County, Arizona, United States June 29, 2015 Details
Taygete attributella June 28, 2015 Bill Keim Bucks County, Pennsylvania, United States June 29, 2015 Details
Cerma cerintha
Tufted Bird-Dropping Moth
June 28, 2015 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States June 28, 2015 Details
Polygrammate hebraeicum
The Hebrew
June 28, 2015 Carol Thornton-Anderson Orange County, Indiana, United States June 28, 2015 Details
Caenurgina crassiuscula
Clover Looper Moth
June 28, 2015 Linda Fink Yamhill County, Oregon, United States June 30, 2015 Details
Hemileuca nevadensis
Nevada buckmoth
June 28, 2015 mikecc07 Ramsey County, Minnesota, United States June 29, 2015 Details