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
Cyclophora nanaria April 17, 2014 Robert Gorman Orange County, California, United States April 18, 2014 Details
Phereoeca praecox April 17, 2014 Robert Gorman Orange County, California, United States April 18, 2014 Details
Ephestiodes gilvescentella April 17, 2014 Robert Gorman Orange County, California, United States April 18, 2014 Details
Duponchelia fovealis
Exotic Greenhouse Invasive
April 17, 2014 Robert Gorman Orange County, California, United States April 18, 2014 Details
Battus philenor
Pipevine Swallowtail
April 16, 2014 Nvenezio Hays County, Texas, United States April 17, 2014 Details
Vanessa cardui
Painted Lady
April 16, 2014 shakespearenut San Bernardino County, California, United States April 19, 2014 Details
Erechthias minuscula
Caribbean Scavenger Moth
April 16, 2014 Robert Gorman Orange County, California, United States April 17, 2014 Details
Caenurgina caerulae April 16, 2014 icosahedron Sonoma County, California, United States April 18, 2014 Details
Erechthias minuscula
Caribbean Scavenger Moth
April 16, 2014 Robert Gorman Orange County, California, United States April 17, 2014 Details
Ethmia semilugens April 16, 2014 JimConrad Texas, United States, Uvalde County April 16, 2014 Details
Cyclophora nanaria April 15, 2014 Robert Gorman Orange County, California, United States April 16, 2014 Details
Hyles lineata
White-lined Sphinx
April 15, 2014 Greylan Collin County, Texas, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Antheraea polyphemus
Polyphemus moth
April 15, 2014 Mandar Pingle Leon County, Florida, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Grammia ornata
Ornate Tiger Moth
April 15, 2014 Dermochelys Placer County, California, United States April 18, 2014 Details
Danaus gilippus
Queen
April 15, 2014 Nvenezio Hays County, Texas, United States April 16, 2014 Details
Pontia protodice
Checkered White
April 15, 2014 Nvenezio Hays County, Texas, United States April 16, 2014 Details
Dryocampa rubicunda
Rosy maple moth
April 15, 2014 tigger7075 Brunswick County, North Carolina, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Papilio polyxenes
Black Swallowtail
April 15, 2014 michelleholmes504 Jefferson Parish, Louisiana, United States April 17, 2014 Details
Epimecis hortaria
Tulip-Tree Beauty
April 15, 2014 alexnetherton Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States April 16, 2014 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
April 15, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Vanessa atalanta
Red Admiral
April 15, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Epargyreus clarus
Silver-spotted Skipper
April 15, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Udea rubigalis
Celery Leaftier Moth
April 15, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Disclisioprocta stellata
Somber Carpet
April 15, 2014 Robert Gorman Orange County, California, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Mesoleuca gratulata
Half-white Carpet Moth
April 14, 2014 Adam_Stevens Snohomish County, Washington, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Anthocharis sara
Pacific Orangetip
April 14, 2014 dgluckman Jefferson County, Washington, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Nymphalis antiopa
Mourning Cloak
April 14, 2014 Red Canoe Penobscot County, Maine, United States April 16, 2014 Details
Lascoria ambigualis
Ambiguous Moth
April 14, 2014 UrsulaV Chatham County, North Carolina, United States April 16, 2014 Details
Ilexia intractata April 14, 2014 UrsulaV Chatham County, North Carolina, United States April 16, 2014 Details
Agonopterix pulvipennella April 14, 2014 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States April 16, 2014 Details
Catocala ilia
Ilia Underwing
April 14, 2014 golemkennels Chatham County, North Carolina, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Feniseca tarquinius
Harvester
April 14, 2014 ms722 Davidson County, Tennessee, United States April 14, 2014 Details
Orgyia detrita
Fir Tussock Moth
April 14, 2014 ashlau_g Duval County, Florida, United States April 14, 2014 Details
Vanessa atalanta
Red Admiral
April 13, 2014 snowy911 Kentucky, United States April 13, 2014 Details
Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
April 13, 2014 raffdolphin Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Junonia coenia
Common Buckeye
April 13, 2014 Nvenezio Hays County, Texas, United States April 13, 2014 Details
Polygonia interrogationis
Question Mark
April 13, 2014 Nvenezio Hays County, Texas, United States April 13, 2014 Details
Celastrina echo
Echo Azure
April 13, 2014 John Barry Skamania County, Washington, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Vanessa cardui
Painted Lady
April 13, 2014 Robert Gorman Los Angeles County, California, United States April 19, 2014 Details
Phigalia denticulata
Toothed Phigalia
April 13, 2014 schmev24 Hampden County, Massachusetts, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Lithophane querquera
Shivering Pinion
April 13, 2014 curtis.lehman
(Margaret Higbee)
Indiana County, Pennsylvania, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Isa textula
Crowned Slug Moth
April 13, 2014 Stuart Marcus Texas, Liberty County, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Panopoda carneicosta
Brown Panopoda
April 13, 2014 Stuart Marcus Texas, Liberty County, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Himella intractata
Intractable Quaker
April 13, 2014 Jim Eckert Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States April 14, 2014 Details
Proteoteras aesculana April 13, 2014 curtis.lehman
(Clarissa Lehman)
Centre County, Pennsylvania, United States April 14, 2014 Details
Orthosia hibisci
Speckled Green Fruitworm Moth
April 13, 2014 curtis.lehman
(Clarissa Lehman)
Centre County, Pennsylvania, United States April 14, 2014 Details
Scoparia biplagialis April 13, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Elaphria georgei April 13, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Dinumma deponens April 13, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Lambdina fervidaria
Curve-lined Looper Moth
April 13, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Eupithecia miserulata April 13, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Clepsis virescana April 13, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Papilio zelicaon
Anise Swallowtail
April 13, 2014 PDunwiddie Grant County, Washington, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Pontia sisymbrii
Spring White
April 13, 2014 PDunwiddie Grant County, Washington, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Asterocampa leilia
Empress Leilia
April 13, 2014 JimConrad Texas, United States, Uvalde County April 15, 2014 Details
Nymphalis antiopa
Mourning Cloak
April 13, 2014 Andreajohnst Los Angeles County, California, United States April 17, 2014 Details
Anthocharis midea
Falcate Orangetip
April 13, 2014 desertrat21 Calhoun County, West Virginia, United States April 14, 2014 Details
Orthosia hibisci
Speckled Green Fruitworm Moth
April 13, 2014 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States April 14, 2014 Details
Argyrotaenia velutinana
Red Banded Leafroller Moth
April 13, 2014 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States April 14, 2014 Details
Cerastis tenebrifera
Reddish Speckled Dart
April 13, 2014 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States April 14, 2014 Details
Mythimna unipuncta
Armyworm Moth
April 13, 2014 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States April 14, 2014 Details
Pseudexentera virginiana April 13, 2014 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States April 14, 2014 Details
Paectes abrostoloides
Large Paectes
April 13, 2014 UrsulaV Chatham County, North Carolina, United States April 13, 2014 Details
Pero ancetaria
Hübner's Pero
April 13, 2014 UrsulaV Chatham County, North Carolina, United States April 14, 2014 Details
Ectropis crepuscularia
The Small Engrailed
April 13, 2014 UrsulaV Chatham County, North Carolina, United States April 13, 2014 Details
Phigalia strigataria
Small Phigalia
April 13, 2014 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States April 13, 2014 Details
Cladara limitaria
Mottled Gray Carpet
April 13, 2014 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States April 13, 2014 Details
Ectropis crepuscularia
The Small Engrailed
April 13, 2014 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States April 13, 2014 Details
Orthosia revicta
Subdued Quaker
April 13, 2014 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States April 13, 2014 Details
Cladara atroliturata
The Scribbler
April 13, 2014 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States April 13, 2014 Details
Cladara atroliturata
The Scribbler
April 13, 2014 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States April 13, 2014 Details
Melanolophia canadaria
Canadian melanolophia
April 13, 2014 UrsulaV Chatham County, North Carolina, United States April 13, 2014 Details
Phalaenophana pyramusalis
Dark-banded Owlet Moth
April 13, 2014 UrsulaV Chatham County, North Carolina, United States April 13, 2014 Details
Nedra ramosula
Gray Half-Spot
April 13, 2014 UrsulaV Chatham County, North Carolina, United States April 13, 2014 Details
Argyrotaenia velutinana
Red Banded Leafroller Moth
April 13, 2014 UrsulaV Chatham County, North Carolina, United States April 16, 2014 Details
Papilio cresphontes
Giant Swallowtail
April 13, 2014 gayla Denton County, Texas, United States April 13, 2014 Details
Nymphalis antiopa
Mourning Cloak
April 13, 2014 raymond smith British Columbia, Canada April 13, 2014 Details
Nymphalis antiopa
Mourning Cloak
April 13, 2014 Sue Orlowski Spokane County, Washington, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Poanes viator
Broad-winged Skipper
April 13, 2014 galby Colleton County, South Carolina, United States April 13, 2014 Details
Phyciodes tharos
Pearl Crescent
April 13, 2014 galby Colleton County, South Carolina, United States April 13, 2014 Details
Dryocampa rubicunda
Rosy maple moth
April 13, 2014 Donchip Berkeley County, South Carolina, United States April 14, 2014 Details
Psaphida rolandi
Roland's Sallow
April 12, 2014 stonehollow Wright County, Minnesota, United States April 13, 2014 Details
Orthosia hibisci
Speckled Green Fruitworm Moth
April 12, 2014 stonehollow Wright County, Minnesota, United States April 13, 2014 Details
Noctua pronuba
European Yellow Underwing
April 12, 2014 Bobobob Spokane County, Washington, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Nymphalis antiopa
Mourning Cloak
April 12, 2014 Mike Paterson Ontario, Canada April 13, 2014 Details
Renia fraternalis
Fraternal Renia Moth
April 12, 2014 Nancee Cobb Bay County, Florida, United States April 14, 2014 Details
Hesperia juba
Juba Skipper
April 12, 2014 Robert Gorman Los Angeles County, California, United States April 17, 2014 Details
Ponometia semiflava
Half-yellow Moth
April 12, 2014 Nancee Cobb Bay County, Florida, United States April 13, 2014 Details
Psychomorpha epimenis
Grapevine Epimenis
April 12, 2014 birder89 Cabell County, West Virginia, United States April 12, 2014 Details
Thyris sepulchralis
Mournful Thyris
April 12, 2014 AJ Trently Decatur County, Tennessee, United States April 14, 2014 Details
Psychomorpha epimenis
Grapevine Epimenis
April 12, 2014 Dragonfly Virginia, United States, Washington County April 16, 2014 Details
Anthocharis midea
Falcate Orangetip
April 12, 2014 birder89 Cabell County, West Virginia, United States April 12, 2014 Details
Polygonia comma
Eastern Comma
April 12, 2014 hmclin York County, Pennsylvania, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Hyles lineata
White-lined Sphinx
April 12, 2014 Gravityh Ventura County, California, United States April 14, 2014 Details
Pero ancetaria
Hübner's Pero
April 12, 2014 fuzzi Pitt County, North Carolina, United States April 13, 2014 Details
Yponomeuta atomocella
Hop-tree Ermine Moth
April 12, 2014 RMichaelson Bexar County, Texas, United States April 13, 2014 Details
Plebejus lupini
Lupine Blue
April 12, 2014 Robert Gorman Los Angeles County, California, United States April 19, 2014 Details
Sericaglaea signata
Variable Sallow
April 12, 2014 Bill Hubick Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States April 16, 2014 Details
Ectropis crepuscularia
The Small Engrailed
April 12, 2014 twcrowe Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States April 15, 2014 Details
Argyrotaenia velutinana
Red Banded Leafroller Moth
April 12, 2014 Shelley Rutkin Forsyth County, North Carolina, United States April 15, 2014 Details