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

Brown-shaded Carpet
Venusia comptaria

Observation date: May 23, 2019
Submitted by: Joe Bartok
Verified by: curtis.lehman
Verified date: May 24, 2019
Region: Canada, Ontario

Four-barred Gray
Aethalura intertexta

Observation date: May 23, 2019
Submitted by: Joe Bartok
Verified by: curtis.lehman
Verified date: May 24, 2019
Region: Canada, Ontario

Cecropia silkmoth
Hyalophora cecropia

Observation date: May 23, 2019
Submitted by: jrtindall
Verified by: curtis.lehman
Verified date: May 24, 2019
Region: United States, New Jersey, Mercer County

Abbott's sphinx
Sphecodina abbottii

Observation date: May 21, 2019
Submitted by: John S.
Verified by: curtis.lehman
Verified date: May 24, 2019
Region: Canada, Ontario

Yellowhorn Moth
Colocasia flavicornis

Observation date: May 23, 2019
Submitted by: Joe Bartok
Verified by: curtis.lehman
Verified date: May 24, 2019
Region: Canada, Ontario

Lettered sphinx
Deidamia inscriptum

Observation date: May 23, 2019
Submitted by: Joe Bartok
Verified by: curtis.lehman
Verified date: May 24, 2019
Region: Canada, Ontario

Curved-Toothed Geometer
Eutrapela clemataria

Observation date: May 19, 2019
Submitted by: BeaLaporte
Verified by: curtis.lehman
Verified date: May 24, 2019
Region: Canada, Ontario

Variable Carpet
Anticlea vasiliata

Observation date: May 19, 2019
Submitted by: BeaLaporte
Verified by: curtis.lehman
Verified date: May 24, 2019
Region: Canada, Ontario

Straight-lined Plagodis
Plagodis phlogosaria

Observation date: May 19, 2019
Submitted by: BeaLaporte
Verified by: curtis.lehman
Verified date: May 24, 2019
Region: Canada, Ontario

Explicit Arches
Lacinipolia explicata

Observation date: May 23, 2019
Submitted by: Goldwings4
Verified by: curtis.lehman
Verified date: May 24, 2019
Region: United States, Pennsylvania, Delaware County

Olive-and-black Carpet
Acasis viridata

Observation date: May 18, 2019
Submitted by: BeaLaporte
Verified by: curtis.lehman
Verified date: May 23, 2019
Region: Canada, Ontario
Observation date: May 11, 2019
Submitted by: BeaLaporte
Verified by: curtis.lehman
Verified date: May 23, 2019
Region: Canada, Ontario

Angle-Lined Prominent
Clostera inclusa

Observation date: May 21, 2019
Submitted by: jskinner
Verified by: curtis.lehman
Verified date: May 23, 2019
Region: United States, Pennsylvania, Susquehanna County

Variegated Fritillary
Euptoieta claudia

Observation date: May 22, 2019
Submitted by: Reneerob17
Verified by: stevecary
Verified date: May 23, 2019
Region: United States, New Mexico, Bernalillo County

Fulvia Checkerspot
Chlosyne fulvia

Observation date: May 19, 2019
Submitted by: AllieP
Verified by: stevecary
Verified date: May 23, 2019
Region: United States, New Mexico, Torrance County

Field Crescent
Phyciodes pulchella

Observation date: May 18, 2019
Submitted by: Cactuswren1976
Verified by: stevecary
Verified date: May 23, 2019
Region: United States, New Mexico, Santa Fe County

Milbert's Tortoiseshell
Aglais milberti

Observation date: May 18, 2019
Submitted by: Cactuswren1976
Verified by: stevecary
Verified date: May 23, 2019
Region: United States, New Mexico, Santa Fe County

Rocky Mountain Duskywing
Erynnis telemachus

Observation date: May 16, 2019
Submitted by: Cactuswren1976
Verified by: stevecary
Verified date: May 23, 2019
Region: United States, New Mexico

Spring Azure
Celastrina ladon

Observation date: May 16, 2019
Submitted by: Cactuswren1976
Verified by: stevecary
Verified date: May 23, 2019
Region: United States, New Mexico

Hoary Comma
Polygonia gracilis

Observation date: May 16, 2019
Submitted by: Cactuswren1976
Verified by: stevecary
Verified date: May 23, 2019
Region: United States, New Mexico, Santa Fe County

Black Swallowtail
Papilio polyxenes

Observation date: May 12, 2019
Submitted by: ezeemonee
Verified by: stevecary
Verified date: May 23, 2019
Region: United States, New Mexico

Sonoran Metalmark
Apodemia mejicanus

Observation date: May 09, 2019
Submitted by: ezeemonee
Verified by: stevecary
Verified date: May 23, 2019
Region: United States, New Mexico

Viereck's Skipper
Atrytonopsis vierecki

Observation date: May 06, 2019
Submitted by: Cactuswren1976
Verified by: stevecary
Verified date: May 23, 2019
Region: United States, New Mexico

Two-tailed Swallowtail
Papilio multicaudata

Observation date: May 04, 2019
Submitted by: Kristidrake
Verified by: stevecary
Verified date: May 23, 2019
Region: United States, New Mexico, Otero County