Recently Verified Sightings

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Species Observation Datesort icon Submitter Location Verified Date
Pieris rapae
Cabbage White
October 19, 2014 efulrich Monterey County, California, United States October 20, 2014 Details
Diaphania hyalinata
Melonworm Moth
October 19, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States October 19, 2014 Details
Schizura unicornis
Unicorn Caterpillar Moth
October 19, 2014 sshively Rapides Parish, Louisiana, United States October 19, 2014 Details
Chaetaglaea sericea
Silky Sallow
October 19, 2014 Carol Muth Hancock County, Maine, United States October 19, 2014 Details
Cucullia convexipennis
Brown-hooded Owlet
October 18, 2014 mqui129 Chester County, Pennsylvania, United States October 19, 2014 Details
Actias luna
Luna moth
October 18, 2014 wcallihan1 Marion County, Indiana, United States October 18, 2014 Details
Syngamia florella
Red-waisted Florella Moth
October 18, 2014 hunter58 Hernando County, Florida, United States October 18, 2014 Details
Polites vibex
Whirlabout
October 18, 2014 ddodd Etowah County, Alabama, United States October 19, 2014 Details
Hylephila phyleus
Fiery Skipper
October 18, 2014 ddodd Etowah County, Alabama, United States October 19, 2014 Details
Lerema accius
Clouded Skipper
October 18, 2014 ddodd Etowah County, Alabama, United States October 19, 2014 Details
Polygonia interrogationis
Question Mark
October 18, 2014 The Dog Groomer Chesterfield County, Virginia, United States October 19, 2014 Details
Anaea andria
Goatweed Leafwing
October 18, 2014 arcturusangel Claiborne Parish, Louisiana, United States October 19, 2014 Details
Prochoerodes lineola
Large Maple Spanworm Moth
October 18, 2014 arcturusangel Claiborne Parish, Louisiana, United States October 19, 2014 Details
Atalopedes campestris
Sachem
October 18, 2014 cyric Bristol County, Massachusetts, United States October 20, 2014 Details
Lycaena phlaeas
American Copper
October 18, 2014 cyric Bristol County, Massachusetts, United States October 20, 2014 Details
Euphydryas phaeton
Baltimore Checkerspot
October 18, 2014 cyric Bristol County, Massachusetts, United States October 20, 2014 Details
Hyphantria cunea
Fall Webworm Moth
October 18, 2014 Carol Thornton-Anderson Orange County, Indiana, United States October 18, 2014 Details
Phyciodes tharos
Pearl Crescent
October 18, 2014 ddodd Etowah County, Alabama, United States October 18, 2014 Details
Panoquina ocola
Ocola Skipper
October 18, 2014 ddodd Etowah County, Alabama, United States October 18, 2014 Details
Pyrisitia lisa
Little Yellow
October 18, 2014 ddodd Etowah County, Alabama, United States October 18, 2014 Details
Libytheana carinenta
American Snout
October 18, 2014 ddodd Etowah County, Alabama, United States October 18, 2014 Details
Polygonia interrogationis
Question Mark
October 18, 2014 ddodd Etowah County, Alabama, United States October 18, 2014 Details
Pleuroprucha insulsaria
Common Tan Wave
October 18, 2014 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada October 18, 2014 Details
Nomophila nearctica
Lucerne Moth
October 18, 2014 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada October 18, 2014 Details
Agnorisma badinodis
Pale-banded Dart
October 17, 2014 Keith Ewell Saline County, Illinois, United States October 18, 2014 Details
Clepsis peritana
Garden Tortrix
October 17, 2014 Keith Ewell Saline County, Illinois, United States October 18, 2014 Details
Nathalis iole
Dainty Sulphur
October 17, 2014 philohela Clark County, Nevada, United States October 20, 2014 Details
Pontia protodice
Checkered White
October 17, 2014 Keith Ewell Saline County, Illinois, United States October 17, 2014 Details
Tolype velleda
Large Tolype Moth
October 17, 2014 John LeBlanc Chesterfield County, Virginia, United States October 17, 2014 Details
Abaeis nicippe
Sleepy Orange
October 17, 2014 opiliones Clark County, Nevada, United States October 20, 2014 Details
Chlosyne lacinia
Bordered Patch
October 17, 2014 jkopachena Texas, United States, Wood County October 19, 2014 Details
Eumorpha fasciatus
Banded sphinx
October 17, 2014 Johnlh Palm Beach County, Florida, United States October 18, 2014 Details
Spoladea recurvalis
Hawaiian Beet Webworm
October 17, 2014 Chip Krilowicz Burlington County, New Jersey, United States October 18, 2014 Details
Spodoptera frugiperda
Fall Armyworm Moth
October 17, 2014 UrsulaV Chatham County, North Carolina, United States October 17, 2014 Details
Papaipema inquaesita
Sensitive Fern Borer Moth
October 17, 2014 UrsulaV Chatham County, North Carolina, United States October 17, 2014 Details
Euzophera ostricolorella
Root Collar Borer
October 17, 2014 UrsulaV Chatham County, North Carolina, United States October 18, 2014 Details
Euptoieta claudia
Variegated Fritillary
October 17, 2014 caher001 Carroll County, Maryland, United States October 17, 2014 Details
Enodia portlandia
Southern Pearly-eye
October 17, 2014 stephen stedman Putnam County, Tennessee, United States October 18, 2014 Details
Vanessa cardui
Painted Lady
October 17, 2014 stephen stedman Putnam County, Tennessee, United States October 18, 2014 Details
Vanessa atalanta
Red Admiral
October 17, 2014 stephen stedman Putnam County, Tennessee, United States October 18, 2014 Details
Polygonia comma
Eastern Comma
October 17, 2014 stephen stedman Putnam County, Tennessee, United States October 18, 2014 Details
Polygonia interrogationis
Question Mark
October 17, 2014 stephen stedman Putnam County, Tennessee, United States October 18, 2014 Details
Agraulis vanillae
Gulf Fritillary
October 17, 2014 stephen stedman Putnam County, Tennessee, United States October 18, 2014 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
October 17, 2014 stephen stedman Putnam County, Tennessee, United States October 18, 2014 Details
Agrotis ipsilon
Ipsilon Dart
October 17, 2014 MothLibrarian Cook County, Illinois, United States October 17, 2014 Details
Trichordestra legitima
Striped Garden Caterpillar
October 17, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States October 17, 2014 Details
Caenurgina erechtea
Forage Looper Moth
October 17, 2014 Mike Dillon Harrison County, Texas, United States October 18, 2014 Details
Nathalis iole
Dainty Sulphur
October 17, 2014 Mike Dillon Harrison County, Texas, United States October 17, 2014 Details
Mythimna unipuncta
Armyworm Moth
October 17, 2014 MothLibrarian Cook County, Illinois, United States October 17, 2014 Details
Papilio cresphontes
Giant Swallowtail
October 16, 2014 Chef Jerry Beaufort County, South Carolina, United States October 16, 2014 Details
Cisseps fulvicollis
Yellow-collared Scape Moth
October 16, 2014 Keith Ewell Saline County, Illinois, United States October 17, 2014 Details
Hymenia perspectalis
Spotted Beet Webworm Moth
October 16, 2014 Keith Ewell Saline County, Illinois, United States October 17, 2014 Details
Junonia coenia
Common Buckeye
October 16, 2014 hmclin York County, Pennsylvania, United States October 17, 2014 Details
Caenurgia chloropha
Vetch Looper Moth
October 16, 2014 hmclin York County, Pennsylvania, United States October 16, 2014 Details
Catocala neogama
The Bride
October 16, 2014 Martha Aldridge Caswell County, North Carolina, United States October 17, 2014 Details
Eacles imperialis
Imperial moth
October 16, 2014 brandy2784 Drew County, Arkansas, United States October 16, 2014 Details
Anicla infecta
Green Cutworm Moth
October 16, 2014 UrsulaV Chatham County, North Carolina, United States October 17, 2014 Details
Tetanolita mynesalis
Smoky Tetanolita Moth
October 16, 2014 UrsulaV Chatham County, North Carolina, United States October 18, 2014 Details
Macrurocampa marthesia
Mottled Prominent
October 16, 2014 Carol Thornton-Anderson Orange County, Indiana, United States October 17, 2014 Details
Polygonia interrogationis
Question Mark
October 16, 2014 srt19170 Texas, Tarrant County, United States October 16, 2014 Details
Dasychira meridionalis
Southern Tussock Moth
October 16, 2014 Danah Texas, Nueces County, United States October 16, 2014 Details
Agnorisma badinodis
Pale-banded Dart
October 16, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States October 16, 2014 Details
Arugisa lutea
Common Arugisa
October 16, 2014 JeanEvoy De Soto County, Florida, United States October 16, 2014 Details
Aellopos titan
Titan sphinx
October 15, 2014 Rangertsp Shelby County, Tennessee, United States October 17, 2014 Details
Udea rubigalis
Celery Leaftier Moth
October 15, 2014 Keith Ewell Saline County, Illinois, United States October 18, 2014 Details
Emmelina monodactyla
Morning-glory Plume Moth
October 15, 2014 digginflowers Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States October 15, 2014 Details
Chionodes discoocellella
Eyeringed Chionodes
October 15, 2014 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States October 17, 2014 Details
Condica cupentia
Splotched Groundling
October 15, 2014 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States October 17, 2014 Details
Choristoneura obsoletana October 15, 2014 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States October 17, 2014 Details
Tricholita signata
Signate Quaker
October 15, 2014 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States October 17, 2014 Details
Eublemma minima
Everlasting Bud Moth
October 15, 2014 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States October 17, 2014 Details
Galasa nigrinodis October 15, 2014 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States October 17, 2014 Details
Zanclognatha cruralis
Early Zanclognatha Moth
October 15, 2014 UrsulaV Chatham County, North Carolina, United States October 18, 2014 Details
Artace cribraria
Dot-lined White
October 15, 2014 UrsulaV Chatham County, North Carolina, United States October 17, 2014 Details
Agnorisma bollii October 15, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States October 16, 2014 Details
Aglais milberti
Milbert's Tortoiseshell
October 15, 2014 rmchenry Sedgwick County, Kansas, United States October 15, 2014 Details
Loxostege allectalis October 15, 2014 Stuart Marcus Texas, Liberty County, United States October 18, 2014 Details
Agrius cingulata
Pink-spotted hawkmoth
October 14, 2014 code3imagesllc Hardin County, Kentucky, United States October 15, 2014 Details
Sunira bicolorago
Bicolored Sallow
October 14, 2014 digginflowers Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States October 15, 2014 Details
Hypercompe scribonia
Great Leopard Moth
October 14, 2014 digginflowers Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States October 15, 2014 Details
Danaus plexippus
Monarch
October 14, 2014 John LeBlanc Chesterfield County, Virginia, United States October 18, 2014 Details
Madoryx pseudothyreus
False-windowed sphinx
October 14, 2014 Tatiana Staats Sarasota County, Florida, United States October 16, 2014 Details
Orthonama obstipata
The Gem
October 14, 2014 John LeBlanc Chesterfield County, Virginia, United States October 15, 2014 Details
Panoquina ocola
Ocola Skipper
October 14, 2014 John LeBlanc Chesterfield County, Virginia, United States October 18, 2014 Details
Euptoieta claudia
Variegated Fritillary
October 14, 2014 marystarr Yavapai County, Arizona, United States October 17, 2014 Details
Antheraea polyphemus
Polyphemus moth
October 14, 2014 kcherry@allsaintsacademy.com Polk County, Florida, United States October 15, 2014 Details
Cyclophora nanaria October 14, 2014 digginflowers Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States October 15, 2014 Details
Autographa precationis
The Common Looper Moth
October 14, 2014 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States October 17, 2014 Details
Papaipema furcata
Ash Tip Borer Moth
October 14, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States October 16, 2014 Details
Acrolophus morus October 14, 2014 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States October 15, 2014 Details
Monopis pavlovskii October 14, 2014 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States October 15, 2014 Details
Pediasia trisecta
Sod Webworm Moth
October 14, 2014 magnunc Howard County, Maryland, United States October 16, 2014 Details
Spoladea recurvalis
Hawaiian Beet Webworm
October 14, 2014 magnunc Howard County, Maryland, United States October 15, 2014 Details
Pseudohermonassa bicarnea
Pink-spotted Dart
October 14, 2014 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States October 15, 2014 Details
Spoladea recurvalis
Hawaiian Beet Webworm
October 14, 2014 franpope Garrett County, Maryland, United States October 15, 2014 Details
Tetanolita mynesalis
Smoky Tetanolita Moth
October 14, 2014 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States October 15, 2014 Details
Papilio troilus
Spicebush Swallowtail
October 14, 2014 Belaine Iberia Parish, Louisiana, United States October 14, 2014 Details
Idia americalis
American Idia Moth
October 14, 2014 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States October 15, 2014 Details
Halysidota tessellaris
Banded Tussock Moth or Pale Tiger Moth
October 14, 2014 peggync Stanly County, North Carolina, United States October 15, 2014 Details
Eacles imperialis
Imperial moth
October 14, 2014 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States October 14, 2014 Details