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

Red Admiral
Vanessa atalanta

Observation date: Jun 23, 2017
Submitted by: monikawood
Verified by: rosslayberry
Verified date: Jun 23, 2017
Region: Steuben County, United States, New York
Observation date: Jun 23, 2017
Submitted by: monikawood
Verified by: rosslayberry
Verified date: Jun 23, 2017
Region: Steuben County, United States, New York

Spicebush Swallowtail
Papilio troilus

Observation date: Jun 23, 2017
Submitted by: monikawood
Verified by: rosslayberry
Verified date: Jun 23, 2017
Region: Steuben County, United States, New York

Red Admiral
Vanessa atalanta

Observation date: Jun 22, 2017
Submitted by: monikawood
Verified by: rosslayberry
Verified date: Jun 23, 2017
Region: Steuben County, United States, New York

Eastern Comma
Polygonia comma

Observation date: Jun 22, 2017
Submitted by: monikawood
Verified by: rosslayberry
Verified date: Jun 23, 2017
Region: Steuben County, United States, New York

European Skipper
Thymelicus lineola

Observation date: Jun 22, 2017
Submitted by: monikawood
Verified by: rosslayberry
Verified date: Jun 23, 2017
Region: Steuben County, United States, New York

Pacuvius Duskywing
Erynnis pacuvius

Observation date: Jun 15, 2017
Submitted by: Melanie Weiss
Verified by: davidwdroppers
Verified date: Jun 23, 2017
Region: Chelan County, United States, Washington
Observation date: Jun 22, 2017
Submitted by: bobscafe
Verified by: davidwdroppers
Verified date: Jun 23, 2017
Region: British Columbia, Canada

Tulip-Tree Beauty
Epimecis hortaria

Observation date: Jun 22, 2017
Submitted by: dolphin9z
Verified by: Howell_Curtis
Verified date: Jun 23, 2017
Region: Johnson County, United States, Indiana

Morbid Owlet Moth
Chytolita morbidalis

Observation date: Jun 16, 2017
Submitted by: BeaLaporte
Verified by: curtis.lehman
Verified date: Jun 23, 2017
Region: Ontario, Canada

Wild Indigo Duskywing
Erynnis baptisiae

Observation date: Jun 22, 2017
Submitted by: Pondboy
Verified by: Howell_Curtis
Verified date: Jun 23, 2017
Region: Marion County, United States, Indiana

Green Leuconycta
Leuconycta diphteroides

Observation date: Jun 22, 2017
Submitted by: SteveSass
Verified by: Howell_Curtis
Verified date: Jun 23, 2017
Region: St. Joseph County, United States, Indiana

Cecropia silkmoth
Hyalophora cecropia

Observation date: Jun 23, 2017
Submitted by: sweetsara79
Verified by: Howell_Curtis
Verified date: Jun 23, 2017
Region: Wayne County, United States, Indiana

Double-lined Prominent
Lochmaeus bilineata

Observation date: Jun 23, 2017
Submitted by: Joe Bartok
Verified by: curtis.lehman
Verified date: Jun 23, 2017
Region: Ontario, Canada

Mottled Euchlaena
Euchlaena tigrinaria

Observation date: Jun 23, 2017
Submitted by: Joe Bartok
Verified by: curtis.lehman
Verified date: Jun 23, 2017
Region: Ontario, Canada

Saddleback Caterpillar Moth
Acharia stimulea

Observation date: Jun 23, 2017
Submitted by: Samantha Sheffi...
Verified by: curtis.lehman
Verified date: Jun 23, 2017
Region: Santa Rosa County, United States, Florida

Polyphemus moth
Antheraea polyphemus

Observation date: Jun 22, 2017
Submitted by: sharin
Verified by: curtis.lehman
Verified date: Jun 23, 2017
Region: Clarion County, United States, Pennsylvania

Eight-spotted Forester
Alypia octomaculata

Observation date: Jun 21, 2017
Submitted by: curtis.lehman
Verified by: curtis.lehman
Verified date: Jun 23, 2017
Region: Montour County, Pennsylvania, United States
Observation date: Jun 20, 2017
Submitted by: Joe Bartok
Verified by: curtis.lehman
Verified date: Jun 23, 2017
Region: Ontario, Canada

Black Wedge-spot
Homophoberia apicosa

Observation date: Jul 01, 2016
Submitted by: devjohnstone
Verified by: Sue Gregoire
Verified date: Jun 23, 2017
Region: Nova Scotia, Canada

European Yellow Underwing
Noctua pronuba

Observation date: Jul 01, 2016
Submitted by: devjohnstone
Verified by: Sue Gregoire
Verified date: Jun 23, 2017
Region: Nova Scotia, Canada

The Beggar
Eubaphe mendica

Observation date: Jul 01, 2016
Submitted by: devjohnstone
Verified by: Sue Gregoire
Verified date: Jun 23, 2017
Region: Nova Scotia, Canada

Cream-bordered Dichomeris Moth
Dichomeris flavocostella

Observation date: Jul 01, 2016
Submitted by: devjohnstone
Verified by: Sue Gregoire
Verified date: Jun 23, 2017
Region: Nova Scotia, Canada
Observation date: Jun 21, 2017
Submitted by: Joe Bartok
Verified by: curtis.lehman
Verified date: Jun 23, 2017
Region: Ontario, Canada