Recently Verified Sightings

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Species Observation Datesort icon Submitter Location Verified Date
Alypia octomaculata
Eight-spotted Forester
May 29, 2016 abixby Tompkins County, New York, United States May 29, 2016 Details
Amphion floridensis
Nessus sphinx
May 29, 2016 rohonczyl Ontario, Canada May 29, 2016 Details
Actias luna
Luna moth
May 29, 2016 mebuechner Mecklenburg County, North Carolina, United States May 29, 2016 Details
Asterocampa celtis
Hackberry Emperor
May 29, 2016 billwx Garfield County, Oklahoma, United States May 29, 2016 Details
Spilosoma congrua
Agreeable Tiger Moth
May 29, 2016 digginflowers Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States May 29, 2016 Details
Hyalophora cecropia
Cecropia silkmoth
May 29, 2016 fsecor Greenville County, South Carolina, United States May 29, 2016 Details
Antheraea polyphemus
Polyphemus moth
May 29, 2016 jessjeric Lake County, Ohio, United States May 29, 2016 Details
Protoboarmia porcelaria
Porcelain Gray
May 29, 2016 digginflowers Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States May 29, 2016 Details
Hypagyrtis unipunctata
One-Spotted Variant
May 29, 2016 digginflowers Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States May 29, 2016 Details
Clostera albosigma
Sigmoid Prominent
May 29, 2016 digginflowers Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States May 29, 2016 Details
Hemaris diffinis
Snowberry Clearwing
May 29, 2016 goodmusic Somerset County, Pennsylvania, United States May 29, 2016 Details
Nemoria mimosaria
White-fringed Emerald
May 29, 2016 SteveSass St Joseph County, Indiana, United States May 29, 2016 Details
Ponometia erastrioides
Small Bird-dropping Moth
May 29, 2016 SteveSass St Joseph County, Indiana, United States May 29, 2016 Details
Hypena bijugalis
Dimorphic Bomolocha Moth
May 29, 2016 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States May 29, 2016 Details
Pyralis farinalis
Meal Moth
May 29, 2016 Mgroleau22 Baltimore County, Maryland, United States May 29, 2016 Details
Ethmia trifurcella May 29, 2016 digginflowers Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States May 29, 2016 Details
Spilosoma congrua
Agreeable Tiger Moth
May 29, 2016 SteveSass St Joseph County, Indiana, United States May 29, 2016 Details
Aphomia sociella
Bee Moth
May 29, 2016 SaraJE Ontario, Canada May 29, 2016 Details
Dichomeris juncidella May 28, 2016 monstermoose Henry County, Indiana, United States May 29, 2016 Details
Hypagyrtis unipunctata
One-Spotted Variant
May 28, 2016 monstermoose Henry County, Indiana, United States May 29, 2016 Details
Hypagyrtis unipunctata
One-Spotted Variant
May 28, 2016 monstermoose Henry County, Indiana, United States May 29, 2016 Details
Pasiphila rectangulata
Green Pug
May 28, 2016 monstermoose Henry County, Indiana, United States May 29, 2016 Details
Epiblema otiosana
Bidens Borer Moth
May 28, 2016 monstermoose Henry County, Indiana, United States May 29, 2016 Details
Hypagyrtis unipunctata
One-Spotted Variant
May 28, 2016 monstermoose Henry County, Indiana, United States May 29, 2016 Details
Scoparia biplagialis May 28, 2016 monstermoose Henry County, Indiana, United States May 29, 2016 Details
Hyalophora cecropia
Cecropia silkmoth
May 28, 2016 m.o.ther Lucas County, Ohio, United States May 29, 2016 Details
Udea rubigalis
Celery Leaftier Moth
May 28, 2016 monstermoose Henry County, Indiana, United States May 29, 2016 Details
Agrotis ipsilon
Ipsilon Dart
May 28, 2016 monstermoose Henry County, Indiana, United States May 29, 2016 Details
Coleophora elaeagnisella
Speckled Casebearer Moth
May 28, 2016 monstermoose Henry County, Indiana, United States May 29, 2016 Details
Epiblema strenuana May 28, 2016 monstermoose Henry County, Indiana, United States May 29, 2016 Details
Ctenucha virginica
Virginia Ctenucha
May 28, 2016 monstermoose Henry County, Indiana, United States May 29, 2016 Details
Epargyreus clarus
Silver-spotted Skipper
May 28, 2016 jvincemery Loudoun County, Virginia, United States May 29, 2016 Details
Ceratomia undulosa
Waved sphinx
May 28, 2016 doublej McKean County, Pennsylvania, United States May 28, 2016 Details
Idia americalis
American Idia Moth
May 28, 2016 digginflowers Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States May 29, 2016 Details
Simyra insularis
Henry's Marsh Moth
May 28, 2016 digginflowers Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States May 28, 2016 Details
Orthodes majuscula
Rustic Quaker
May 28, 2016 digginflowers Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States May 28, 2016 Details
Xestia dolosa
Greater Black-letter Dart
May 28, 2016 digginflowers Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States May 29, 2016 Details
Tortricidia testacea
Warm-chevroned Moth
May 28, 2016 digginflowers Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States May 28, 2016 Details
Elaphria alapallida
Pale-winged Midget
May 28, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States May 29, 2016 Details
Tortricidia testacea
Warm-chevroned Moth
May 28, 2016 drkilmer Maryland, United States May 29, 2016 Details
Epipaschia superatalis
Dimorphic Macalla Moth
May 28, 2016 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States May 29, 2016 Details
Paralobesia liriodendrana
Tulip-tree Leaftier Moth
May 28, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States May 29, 2016 Details
Ancylis laciniana May 28, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States May 29, 2016 Details
Packardia albipunctata May 28, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States May 29, 2016 Details
Allotria elonympha
False Underwing
May 28, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States May 29, 2016 Details
Pyrisitia lisa
Little Yellow
May 28, 2016 CA Ivy Logan County, Arkansas, United States May 29, 2016 Details
Plagodis serinaria
Lemon Plagodis
May 28, 2016 drkilmer Frederick County, Maryland, United States May 29, 2016 Details
Olethreutes ferrolineana May 28, 2016 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States May 29, 2016 Details
Coleophora cratipennella
Streaked Coleophora Moth
May 28, 2016 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States May 29, 2016 Details
Coleotechnites florae
Coleotechnites Flower Moth
May 28, 2016 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States May 29, 2016 Details
Palpita magniferalis
Splendid Palpita
May 28, 2016 SteveSass St Joseph County, Indiana, United States May 29, 2016 Details
Rivula propinqualis
Spotted Grass Moth
May 28, 2016 SteveSass St Joseph County, Indiana, United States May 29, 2016 Details
Pyrausta acrionalis May 28, 2016 K. S. Veitch Laurel County, Kentucky, United States May 29, 2016 Details
Lipocosmodes fuliginosalis May 28, 2016 K. S. Veitch Laurel County, Kentucky, United States May 29, 2016 Details
Dichomeris nonstrigella May 28, 2016 K. S. Veitch Laurel County, Kentucky, United States May 29, 2016 Details
Desmia funeralis
Grape Leaffolder Moth
May 28, 2016 K. S. Veitch Laurel County, Kentucky, United States May 29, 2016 Details
Amorpha juglandis
Walnut sphinx
May 28, 2016 doublej McKean County, Pennsylvania, United States May 28, 2016 Details
Parapoynx maculalis May 28, 2016 juliereid Ontario, Canada May 28, 2016 Details
Zanclognatha pedipilalis
Grayish Zanclognatha Moth
May 28, 2016 treichard Howard County, Maryland, United States May 28, 2016 Details
Renia adspergillus
Speckled Renia Moth
May 28, 2016 treichard Howard County, Maryland, United States May 28, 2016 Details
Crambus laqueatellus
Eastern Grass-veneer
May 28, 2016 treichard Howard County, Maryland, United States May 28, 2016 Details
Antheraea polyphemus
Polyphemus moth
May 28, 2016 six winners Alberta, Canada May 29, 2016 Details
Speyeria cybele
Great Spangled Fritillary
May 28, 2016 lilkriskattn Sequatchie County, Tennessee, United States May 29, 2016 Details
Simyra insularis
Henry's Marsh Moth
May 28, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada May 28, 2016 Details
Lobophora nivigerata
Powdered Bigwing
May 28, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada May 28, 2016 Details
Hethemia pistasciaria
Pistachio Emerald
May 28, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada May 28, 2016 Details
Odontosia elegans
Elegant Prominent
May 28, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada May 28, 2016 Details
Smerinthus cerisyi
One-eyed sphinx
May 28, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada May 28, 2016 Details
Paonias excaecata
Blinded sphinx
May 28, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada May 28, 2016 Details
Rudenia leguminana
Black-tipped Rudenia Moth
May 28, 2016 Betsy Higgins Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States May 28, 2016 Details
Besma quercivoraria
Oak Besma
May 27, 2016 gluckert Hillsborough County, New Hampshire, United States May 28, 2016 Details
Callosamia angulifera
Tuliptree silkmoth
May 27, 2016 Kaptnsplash Cheshire County, New Hampshire, United States May 27, 2016 Details
Spiloloma lunilinea
Moon-Lined Moth
May 27, 2016 digginflowers Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States May 28, 2016 Details
Echinargus isola
Reakirt's Blue
May 27, 2016 billwx Garfield County, Oklahoma, United States May 28, 2016 Details
Colias eurytheme
Orange Sulphur
May 27, 2016 billwx Garfield County, Oklahoma, United States May 28, 2016 Details
Hemaris diffinis
Snowberry Clearwing
May 27, 2016 Jarchibold Saratoga County, New York, United States May 28, 2016 Details
Cupido comyntas
Eastern Tailed-Blue
May 27, 2016 billwx Garfield County, Oklahoma, United States May 28, 2016 Details
Junonia coenia
Common Buckeye
May 27, 2016 billwx Garfield County, Oklahoma, United States May 28, 2016 Details
Strymon melinus
Gray Hairstreak
May 27, 2016 billwx Garfield County, Oklahoma, United States May 28, 2016 Details
Vanessa virginiensis
American Lady
May 27, 2016 billwx Garfield County, Oklahoma, United States May 28, 2016 Details
Pieris rapae
Cabbage White
May 27, 2016 billwx Garfield County, Oklahoma, United States May 28, 2016 Details
Pyrgus communis
Common Checkered-Skipper
May 27, 2016 billwx Garfield County, Oklahoma, United States May 28, 2016 Details
Junonia coenia
Common Buckeye
May 27, 2016 billwx Garfield County, Oklahoma, United States May 28, 2016 Details
Abaeis nicippe
Sleepy Orange
May 27, 2016 billwx Garfield County, Oklahoma, United States May 28, 2016 Details
Strymon melinus
Gray Hairstreak
May 27, 2016 billwx Garfield County, Oklahoma, United States May 28, 2016 Details
Strymon melinus
Gray Hairstreak
May 27, 2016 ezeemonee Ventura County, California, United States May 28, 2016 Details
Satyrium sylvinus
Sylvan Hairstreak
May 27, 2016 ezeemonee Ventura County, California, United States May 28, 2016 Details
Poanes melane
Umber Skipper
May 27, 2016 ezeemonee Ventura County, California, United States May 28, 2016 Details
Pontia beckerii
Becker's White
May 27, 2016 ezeemonee Ventura County, California, United States May 28, 2016 Details
Erynnis tristis
Mournful Duskywing
May 27, 2016 ezeemonee Ventura County, California, United States May 28, 2016 Details
Satyrium sylvinus
Sylvan Hairstreak
May 27, 2016 ezeemonee Ventura County, California, United States May 28, 2016 Details
Limenitis lorquini
Lorquin's Admiral
May 27, 2016 ezeemonee Ventura County, California, United States May 28, 2016 Details
Pieris rapae
Cabbage White
May 27, 2016 ezeemonee Ventura County, California, United States May 28, 2016 Details
Anthocharis sara
Pacific Orangetip
May 27, 2016 ezeemonee Ventura County, California, United States May 28, 2016 Details
Poanes melane
Umber Skipper
May 27, 2016 ezeemonee Ventura County, California, United States May 28, 2016 Details
Papilio eurymedon
Pale Swallowtail
May 27, 2016 ezeemonee Ventura County, California, United States May 28, 2016 Details
Pontia protodice
Checkered White
May 27, 2016 ezeemonee Ventura County, California, United States May 28, 2016 Details
Chytonix palliatricula
Cloaked Marvel
May 27, 2016 digginflowers Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States May 28, 2016 Details
Schizura leptinoides
Black-blotched Schizura
May 27, 2016 digginflowers Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States May 27, 2016 Details
Epimecis hortaria
Tulip-Tree Beauty
May 27, 2016 CA Ivy
(Jon C. Ivy)
Adair County, Oklahoma, United States May 29, 2016 Details