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

Bristly Cutworm Moth
Lacinipolia renigera

Observation date: Aug 17, 2017
Submitted by: Bkripto
Verified by: curtis.lehman
Verified date: Aug 18, 2017
Region: Beaver County, United States, Pennsylvania

Polyphemus moth
Antheraea polyphemus

Observation date: Aug 17, 2017
Submitted by: David Rye
Verified by: curtis.lehman
Verified date: Aug 18, 2017
Region: Putnam County, United States, Florida

Pink-striped oakworm moth
Anisota virginiensis

Observation date: Aug 17, 2017
Submitted by: David Rye
Verified by: curtis.lehman
Verified date: Aug 18, 2017
Region: Putnam County, United States, Florida

Isabella Tiger Moth or Banded Woolybear
Pyrrharctia isabella

Observation date: Aug 17, 2017
Submitted by: yardbird
Verified by: curtis.lehman
Verified date: Aug 18, 2017
Region: Camden County, United States, New Jersey

Large Lace-border
Scopula limboundata

Observation date: Aug 17, 2017
Submitted by: scwilso35
Verified by: curtis.lehman
Verified date: Aug 18, 2017
Region: Nicholas County, United States, West Virginia

Ailanthus Webworm Moth
Atteva aurea

Observation date: Aug 17, 2017
Submitted by: BrandonH
Verified by: curtis.lehman
Verified date: Aug 18, 2017
Region: Venango County, United States, Pennsylvania

Rosy maple moth
Dryocampa rubicunda

Observation date: Aug 17, 2017
Submitted by: David Rye
Verified by: curtis.lehman
Verified date: Aug 18, 2017
Region: Putnam County, United States, Florida

Luna moth
Actias luna

Observation date: Aug 17, 2017
Submitted by: yardbird
Verified by: curtis.lehman
Verified date: Aug 18, 2017
Region: Cumberland County, United States, New Jersey

Royal Walnut Moth
Citheronia regalis

Observation date: Aug 17, 2017
Submitted by: David Rye
Verified by: curtis.lehman
Verified date: Aug 18, 2017
Region: Putnam County, United States, Florida

Long-tailed Skipper
Urbanus proteus

Observation date: Aug 17, 2017
Submitted by: David Rye
Verified by: curtis.lehman
Verified date: Aug 18, 2017
Region: Putnam County, United States, Florida

Red-banded Hairstreak
Calycopis cecrops

Observation date: Jul 29, 2017
Submitted by: David Rye
Verified by: curtis.lehman
Verified date: Aug 18, 2017
Region: Putnam County, Florida, United States

Common Sootywing
Pholisora catullus

Observation date: Jul 14, 2017
Submitted by: Ritaclements
Verified by: John Saba
Verified date: Aug 17, 2017
Region: Cochise County, United States, Arizona

Oblique-banded Leafroller Moth
Choristoneura rosaceana

Observation date: Jul 12, 2017
Submitted by: devjohnstone
Verified by: Sue Gregoire
Verified date: Aug 17, 2017
Region: Nova Scotia, Canada

Jack Pine Budworm Moth
Choristoneura pinus

Observation date: Aug 17, 2017
Submitted by: devjohnstone
Verified by: Sue Gregoire
Verified date: Aug 17, 2017
Region: Nova Scotia, Canada

Hummingbird Clearwing
Hemaris thysbe

Observation date: Aug 10, 2017
Submitted by: Susan Ward
Verified by: Sue Gregoire
Verified date: Aug 17, 2017
Region: Ulster County, United States, New York

Bedstraw hawkmoth
Hyles gallii

Observation date: Aug 17, 2017
Submitted by: Susan Ward
Verified by: Sue Gregoire
Verified date: Aug 17, 2017
Region: Ulster County, United States, New York

Common Gluphisia
Gluphisia septentrionis

Observation date: Jul 12, 2017
Submitted by: Ideaphore
Verified by: Sue Gregoire
Verified date: Aug 17, 2017
Region: Nova Scotia, Canada

Wood-colored Apamea
Apamea lignicolora

Observation date: Jul 12, 2017
Submitted by: Ideaphore
Verified by: Sue Gregoire
Verified date: Aug 17, 2017
Region: Nova Scotia, Canada

Cattail Borer Moth
Bellura obliqua

Observation date: Jul 05, 2017
Submitted by: Ideaphore
Verified by: Sue Gregoire
Verified date: Aug 17, 2017
Region: Nova Scotia, Canada

Fragile Dagger Moth
Acronicta fragilis

Observation date: Jul 10, 2017
Submitted by: Ideaphore
Verified by: Sue Gregoire
Verified date: Aug 17, 2017
Region: Nova Scotia, Canada

Cloaked Marvel
Chytonix palliatricula

Observation date: Jul 03, 2017
Submitted by: Ideaphore
Verified by: Sue Gregoire
Verified date: Aug 17, 2017
Region: Nova Scotia, Canada

Fall Webworm Moth
Hyphantria cunea

Observation date: Aug 05, 2017
Submitted by: kellyjonelle
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: Aug 17, 2017
Region: Cook County, United States, Illinois

Yellow-headed Looper
Lambdina pellucidaria

Observation date: Jul 07, 2017
Submitted by: gary yankech
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: Aug 17, 2017
Region: Scioto County, United States, Ohio

White-edged Coleotechnites Moth
Coleotechnites albicostata

Observation date: Aug 03, 2017
Submitted by: gary yankech
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: Aug 17, 2017
Region: Ontario, Canada