Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Recently Verified Sightings

This page displays the most recent user-submitted butterfly and moth sightings that have been verified by collaborating regional coordinators.
You can also see these sightings on a map.

Access a species profile by clicking on the scientific name link. Additional information about each sighting is available by clicking on "Details."

Displaying 1 - 24 of 96

Gulf Fritillary
Agraulis vanillae

Observation date: Mar 11, 2019
Submitted by: Dennis Forsythe
Verified by: John Calhoun
Verified date: Mar 22, 2019
Region: United States, Florida, Palm Beach County
Observation date: Mar 22, 2019
Submitted by: GPete
Verified by: John Calhoun
Verified date: Mar 22, 2019
Region: United States, Florida, Brevard County

Red Admiral
Vanessa atalanta

Observation date: Mar 21, 2019
Submitted by: Englishman
Verified by: John Calhoun
Verified date: Mar 22, 2019
Region: United States, Florida, Pinellas County

Palatka Skipper
Euphyes pilatka

Observation date: Mar 20, 2019
Submitted by: ncrosbyrd
Verified by: John Calhoun
Verified date: Mar 22, 2019
Region: United States, Florida, Miami-Dade County

Hammock Skipper
Polygonus leo

Observation date: Mar 18, 2019
Submitted by: ncrosbyrd
Verified by: John Calhoun
Verified date: Mar 22, 2019
Region: United States, Florida, Monroe County
Observation date: Mar 21, 2019
Submitted by: ncrosbyrd
Verified by: John Calhoun
Verified date: Mar 22, 2019
Region: United States, Florida, Hendry County

Hammock Skipper
Polygonus leo

Observation date: Mar 18, 2019
Submitted by: ncrosbyrd
Verified by: John Calhoun
Verified date: Mar 22, 2019
Region: United States, Florida, Monroe County

Mourning Cloak
Nymphalis antiopa

Observation date: Mar 14, 2019
Submitted by: pachips
Verified by: davidwright
Verified date: Mar 22, 2019
Region: United States, Pennsylvania, Bedford County

Eastern Comma
Polygonia comma

Observation date: Mar 15, 2019
Submitted by: Cameala
Verified by: davidwright
Verified date: Mar 22, 2019
Region: United States, Pennsylvania, Juniata County

Gulf Fritillary
Agraulis vanillae

Observation date: Mar 21, 2019
Submitted by: Englishman
Verified by: curtis.lehman
Verified date: Mar 22, 2019
Region: United States, Florida, Pinellas County

Luna moth
Actias luna

Observation date: Mar 20, 2019
Submitted by: teacherman1955
Verified by: curtis.lehman
Verified date: Mar 22, 2019
Region: United States, Florida, Duval County

Common Idia Moth
Idia aemula

Observation date: Jun 09, 2016
Submitted by: Merry
Verified by: Mikelchap
Verified date: Mar 22, 2019
Region: United States, Georgia, Towns County

Silvery Blue
Glaucopsyche lygdamus

Observation date: Mar 21, 2019
Submitted by: Lisahug
Verified by: Ken Davenport
Verified date: Mar 21, 2019
Region: United States, California, Sonoma County

Painted Lady
Vanessa cardui

Observation date: Mar 21, 2019
Submitted by: Lisahug
Verified by: Ken Davenport
Verified date: Mar 21, 2019
Region: United States, California, Sonoma County

Painted Lady
Vanessa cardui

Observation date: Mar 21, 2019
Submitted by: RichHubie
Verified by: Ken Davenport
Verified date: Mar 21, 2019
Region: United States, California, Mendocino County

Funereal Duskywing
Erynnis funeralis

Observation date: Mar 20, 2019
Submitted by: RMontijo
Verified by: Ken Davenport
Verified date: Mar 21, 2019
Region: United States, California, Riverside County

Red Admiral
Vanessa atalanta

Observation date: Mar 17, 2019
Submitted by: rseidler
Verified by: stomlins701
Verified date: Mar 21, 2019
Region: United States, Louisiana, De Soto Parish

Pipevine Swallowtail
Battus philenor

Observation date: Mar 17, 2019
Submitted by: rseidler
Verified by: stomlins701
Verified date: Mar 21, 2019
Region: United States, Louisiana, De Soto Parish

Falcate Orangetip
Anthocharis midea

Observation date: Mar 17, 2019
Submitted by: rseidler
Verified by: stomlins701
Verified date: Mar 21, 2019
Region: United States, Louisiana, Natchitoches Parish

Luna moth
Actias luna

Observation date: Mar 17, 2019
Submitted by: rseidler
Verified by: stomlins701
Verified date: Mar 21, 2019
Region: United States, Louisiana, Natchitoches Parish
Observation date: Mar 17, 2019
Submitted by: rseidler
Verified by: stomlins701
Verified date: Mar 21, 2019
Region: United States, Louisiana, Natchitoches Parish

Morrison's Sallow
Eupsilia morrisoni

Observation date: Mar 21, 2019
Submitted by: Joe Bartok
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: Mar 21, 2019
Region: Canada, Ontario

Southern Emerald
Synchlora frondaria

Observation date: Oct 07, 2017
Submitted by: hflamholtz
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: Mar 21, 2019
Region: United States, South Carolina, Richland County

Golden Borer Moth
Papaipema cerina

Observation date: Sep 28, 2014
Submitted by: btk
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: Mar 21, 2019
Region: United States, Massachusetts, Hampshire County