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
Citheronia regalis
Royal Walnut Moth
July 22, 2014 wcucarter Guilford County, North Carolina, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Acronicta americana
American Dagger Moth
July 22, 2014 Herblros Delaware County, Pennsylvania, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Citheronia regalis
Royal Walnut Moth
July 22, 2014 ozmonster Moore County, North Carolina, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Eumorpha pandorus
Pandorus Sphinx
July 22, 2014 sporter Montgomery County, Maryland, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Eumorpha pandorus
Pandorus Sphinx
July 22, 2014 keperry Escambia County, Florida, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Ceratomia undulosa
Waved sphinx
July 22, 2014 niksclements Grafton County, New Hampshire, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Eusarca fundaria July 22, 2014 digginflowers Cape May County, New Jersey, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Antheraea polyphemus
Polyphemus moth
July 22, 2014 Beth Sullivan Hamilton County, Ohio, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Nymphalis antiopa
Mourning Cloak
July 22, 2014 gpstewart King County, Washington, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Hylephila phyleus
Fiery Skipper
July 22, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Phoebis sennae
Cloudless Sulphur
July 22, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Atalopedes campestris
Sachem
July 22, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Vanessa virginiensis
American Lady
July 22, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Euptoieta claudia
Variegated Fritillary
July 22, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Epimecis hortaria
Tulip-Tree Beauty
July 22, 2014 Chip Krilowicz Camden County, New Jersey, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Pyrisitia lisa
Little Yellow
July 22, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Thorybes confusis
Confused Cloudywing
July 22, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Antheraea polyphemus
Polyphemus moth
July 22, 2014 djm227 Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Heliocheilus lupatus July 22, 2014 Chip Krilowicz Atlantic County, New Jersey, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Eucosma cataclystiana July 22, 2014 Tom Raub Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Eacles imperialis
Imperial moth
July 22, 2014 BennyWorth Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Eumorpha pandorus
Pandorus Sphinx
July 22, 2014 crazyboutnature Bay County, Florida, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Hemaris thysbe
Hummingbird Clearwing
July 22, 2014 sailore9ret York County, Pennsylvania, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Eacles imperialis
Imperial moth
July 22, 2014 Mapper Johnson County, Illinois, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Eumorpha pandorus
Pandorus Sphinx
July 22, 2014 Cathie Nunez Allen County, Indiana, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Eumorpha pandorus
Pandorus Sphinx
July 22, 2014 vexation Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Cucullia asteroides
The Asteroid
July 21, 2014 Leslie Warren Mahoning County, Ohio, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Eacles imperialis
Imperial moth
July 21, 2014 carriekniedler79 Vernon County, Wisconsin, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Papilio cresphontes
Giant Swallowtail
July 21, 2014 carebear_79382 Texas, Lubbock County, United States July 23, 2014 Details
Hyles lineata
White-lined Sphinx
July 21, 2014 mattesonsc Sedgwick County, Kansas, United States July 23, 2014 Details
Pyrausta rubricalis July 21, 2014 digginflowers Cape May County, New Jersey, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Eacles imperialis
Imperial moth
July 21, 2014 pooter926 Chester County, Pennsylvania, United States July 21, 2014 Details
Limenitis lorquini
Lorquin's Admiral
July 21, 2014 gpstewart King County, Washington, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Actias luna
Luna moth
July 21, 2014 brotherpaul64 McHenry County, Illinois, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Harrisina metallica
Western Grapeleaf Skeletonizer
July 21, 2014 beafrmfla Riverside County, California, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Hemaris thysbe
Hummingbird Clearwing
July 21, 2014 DaBudMan Cass County, Indiana, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Colias eurytheme
Orange Sulphur
July 21, 2014 tom nolan Cape May County, New Jersey, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Junonia coenia
Common Buckeye
July 21, 2014 tom nolan Cape May County, New Jersey, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Citheronia regalis
Royal Walnut Moth
July 21, 2014 carmentr Pulaski County, Virginia, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Zale horrida
Horrid Zale
July 21, 2014 JohnDH25 Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Citheronia regalis
Royal Walnut Moth
July 21, 2014 jggdoc Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, United States July 21, 2014 Details
Desmia funeralis
Grape Leaffolder Moth
July 21, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Olethreutes malana July 21, 2014 Leslie Warren Mahoning County, Ohio, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Poanes zabulon
Zabulon Skipper
July 21, 2014 CA Ivy Adair County, Oklahoma, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Polygrammate hebraeicum
The Hebrew
July 21, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Chrysodeixis includens
Soybean Looper Moth
July 21, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Besma quercivoraria
Oak Besma
July 21, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Allagrapha aerea
Unspotted Looper Moth
July 21, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Hylephila phyleus
Fiery Skipper
July 21, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Poanes zabulon
Zabulon Skipper
July 21, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Ennomos subsignaria
Elm Spanworm Moth
July 21, 2014 nheditor Rockingham County, New Hampshire, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Antheraea polyphemus
Polyphemus moth
July 21, 2014 Marcia W Portage County, Ohio, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Bucculatrix coronatella July 21, 2014 Chip Krilowicz Camden County, New Jersey, United States July 21, 2014 Details
Caloptilia bimaculatella July 21, 2014 Chip Krilowicz Camden County, New Jersey, United States July 21, 2014 Details
Xylophanes tersa
Tersa Sphinx
July 21, 2014 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Hypena scabra
Green Cloverworm Moth
July 21, 2014 treichard Montgomery County, Maryland, United States July 21, 2014 Details
Marimatha nigrofimbria
Black-bordered Lemon Moth
July 21, 2014 treichard Montgomery County, Maryland, United States July 21, 2014 Details
Crambus agitatellus July 21, 2014 treichard Montgomery County, Maryland, United States July 21, 2014 Details
Eacles imperialis
Imperial moth
July 21, 2014 elambi Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States July 21, 2014 Details
Renia discoloralis
Discolored Renia Moth
July 21, 2014 treichard Montgomery County, Maryland, United States July 21, 2014 Details
Nomophila nearctica
Lucerne Moth
July 21, 2014 treichard Montgomery County, Maryland, United States July 21, 2014 Details
Chlosyne nycteis
Silvery Checkerspot
July 21, 2014 Mapper Johnson County, Illinois, United States July 21, 2014 Details
Vanessa atalanta
Red Admiral
July 21, 2014 Cecily Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States July 21, 2014 Details
Antheraea polyphemus
Polyphemus moth
July 21, 2014 Shannon Toburen Reno County, Kansas, United States July 21, 2014 Details
Sphacelodes vulneraria July 21, 2014 curtis.lehman Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States July 21, 2014 Details
Melanolophia canadaria
Canadian melanolophia
July 21, 2014 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States July 21, 2014 Details
Lophosis labeculata July 21, 2014 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States July 21, 2014 Details
Marimatha nigrofimbria
Black-bordered Lemon Moth
July 21, 2014 KarenGuise New Castle County, Delaware, United States July 21, 2014 Details
Eutrapela clemataria
Curved-Toothed Geometer
July 21, 2014 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States July 21, 2014 Details
Eacles imperialis
Imperial moth
July 21, 2014 jjflossem Hernando County, Florida, United States July 21, 2014 Details
Arctia caja
Garden Tiger Moth or Great Tiger Moth
July 21, 2014 dlrobinson Ferry County, Washington, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Acronicta funeralis
Funerary Dagger Moth
July 20, 2014 wenchlori Greene County, Indiana, United States July 21, 2014 Details
Callosamia promethea
Promethea silkmoth
July 20, 2014 wenchlori Greene County, Indiana, United States July 21, 2014 Details
Junonia coenia
Common Buckeye
July 20, 2014 John LeBlanc Chesterfield County, Virginia, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Manduca quinquemaculata
Five-spotted hawkmoth
July 20, 2014 Jimulacrum Hillsborough County, New Hampshire, United States July 20, 2014 Details
Hemaris diffinis
Snowberry Clearwing
July 20, 2014 hummelp Carroll County, Maryland, United States July 20, 2014 Details
Dryocampa rubicunda
Rosy maple moth
July 20, 2014 Tiger9415 Greenville County, South Carolina, United States July 20, 2014 Details
Atalopedes campestris
Sachem
July 20, 2014 rogerashton Delaware County, Pennsylvania, United States July 21, 2014 Details
Pyrrharctia isabella
Isabella Tiger Moth or Banded Woolybear
July 20, 2014 digginflowers Cape May County, New Jersey, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Haploa clymene
Clymene Moth
July 20, 2014 Alice Greene County, Indiana, United States July 21, 2014 Details
Hyles lineata
White-lined Sphinx
July 20, 2014 EvelynT Coryell County, Texas, United States July 21, 2014 Details
Papilio polyxenes
Black Swallowtail
July 20, 2014 powerstrat06 St Landry Parish, Louisiana, United States July 21, 2014 Details
Hemaris diffinis
Snowberry Clearwing
July 20, 2014 boomerbear1 Burlington County, New Jersey, United States July 21, 2014 Details
Speyeria callippe
Callippe Fritillary
July 20, 2014 accidentalshrike Lake County, Oregon, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Cercyonis pegala
Common Wood-Nymph
July 20, 2014 accidentalshrike Lake County, Oregon, United States July 21, 2014 Details
Vanessa virginiensis
American Lady
July 20, 2014 John LeBlanc Chesterfield County, Virginia, United States July 20, 2014 Details
Meganola spodia
Ashy Meganola
July 20, 2014 John LeBlanc Chesterfield County, Virginia, United States July 20, 2014 Details
Polygonia interrogationis
Question Mark
July 20, 2014 grayhairstreak New Castle County, Delaware, United States July 20, 2014 Details
Erynnis horatius
Horace's Duskywing
July 20, 2014 grayhairstreak New Castle County, Delaware, United States July 20, 2014 Details
Erynnis baptisiae
Wild Indigo Duskywing
July 20, 2014 fpd365 Cook County, Illinois, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Nomophila nearctica
Lucerne Moth
July 20, 2014 Kurt R. Schwarz Salem County, New Jersey, United States July 20, 2014 Details
Colias eurytheme
Orange Sulphur
July 20, 2014 grayhairstreak New Castle County, Delaware, United States July 20, 2014 Details
Hypoprepia miniata
Scarlet-winged Lichen Moth
July 20, 2014 jesmorgan Worcester County, Maryland, United States July 22, 2014 Details
Eacles imperialis
Imperial moth
July 20, 2014 DawnMalk Polk County, Florida, United States July 20, 2014 Details
Haploa clymene
Clymene Moth
July 20, 2014 ador estravillo Ontario, Canada July 20, 2014 Details
Pieris rapae
Cabbage White
July 20, 2014 missjohnson Erie County, Ohio, United States July 21, 2014 Details
Spilosoma virginica
Virginian Tiger Moth or Yellow Woolybear Moth
July 20, 2014 ktaylo Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, United States July 21, 2014 Details
Actias luna
Luna moth
July 20, 2014 ceichrodt Marion County, Indiana, United States July 20, 2014 Details
Cercyonis pegala
Common Wood-Nymph
July 20, 2014 Chet Gottfried Centre County, Pennsylvania, United States July 21, 2014 Details
Ancyloxypha numitor
Least Skipper
July 20, 2014 ddodd Shenandoah County, Virginia, United States July 22, 2014 Details