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

Common Grass-veneer Moth
Crambus praefectellus

Observation date: May 26, 2017
Submitted by: scwilso35
Verified by: curtis.lehman
Verified date: May 27, 2017
Region: Nicholas County, United States, West Virginia

White Peacock
Anartia jatrophae

Observation date: May 25, 2017
Submitted by: the janitors kid
Verified by: John Calhoun
Verified date: May 27, 2017
Region: Brevard County, United States, Florida

Virginia Ctenucha
Ctenucha virginica

Observation date: May 27, 2017
Submitted by: Colin Gillette
Verified by: curtis.lehman
Verified date: May 27, 2017
Region: Bradford County, United States, Pennsylvania

Ailanthus Webworm Moth
Atteva aurea

Observation date: Sep 24, 2016
Submitted by: davek
Verified by: curtis.lehman
Verified date: May 27, 2017
Region: Philadelphia County, United States, Pennsylvania

Eastern Tent Caterpillar Moth
Malacosoma americanum

Observation date: May 14, 2017
Submitted by: davek
Verified by: curtis.lehman
Verified date: May 27, 2017
Region: Delaware County, United States, Pennsylvania

Nessus sphinx
Amphion floridensis

Observation date: May 27, 2017
Submitted by: ra.mercer
Verified by: curtis.lehman
Verified date: May 27, 2017
Region: Bucks County, United States, Pennsylvania

White Slant-line
Tetracis cachexiata

Observation date: May 26, 2017
Submitted by: scwilso35
Verified by: curtis.lehman
Verified date: May 27, 2017
Region: Nicholas County, United States, West Virginia

Eastern Comma
Polygonia comma

Observation date: May 26, 2017
Submitted by: KristyBaker
Verified by: dbruce
Verified date: May 27, 2017
Region: Rutherford County, United States, Tennessee

Horace's Duskywing
Erynnis horatius

Observation date: May 24, 2017
Submitted by: Jeff Trahan
Verified by: Jeff Trahan
Verified date: May 27, 2017
Region: Caddo Parish, Louisiana, United States

American Lady
Vanessa virginiensis

Observation date: May 24, 2017
Submitted by: Jeff Trahan
Verified by: Jeff Trahan
Verified date: May 27, 2017
Region: Caddo Parish, Louisiana, United States

Gray Hairstreak
Strymon melinus

Observation date: May 24, 2017
Submitted by: Jeff Trahan
Verified by: Jeff Trahan
Verified date: May 27, 2017
Region: Caddo Parish, Louisiana, United States

Common Buckeye
Junonia coenia

Observation date: May 24, 2017
Submitted by: Jeff Trahan
Verified by: Jeff Trahan
Verified date: May 27, 2017
Region: Caddo Parish, Louisiana, United States
Observation date: May 24, 2017
Submitted by: Jeff Trahan
Verified by: Jeff Trahan
Verified date: May 27, 2017
Region: Caddo Parish, Louisiana, United States

Carolina Satyr
Hermeuptychia sosybius

Observation date: May 24, 2017
Submitted by: Jeff Trahan
Verified by: Jeff Trahan
Verified date: May 27, 2017
Region: Caddo Parish, Louisiana, United States

Little Wood-Satyr
Megisto cymela

Observation date: May 24, 2017
Submitted by: Jeff Trahan
Verified by: Jeff Trahan
Verified date: May 27, 2017
Region: Caddo Parish, Louisiana, United States

Funereal Duskywing
Erynnis funeralis

Observation date: May 24, 2017
Submitted by: Jeff Trahan
Verified by: Jeff Trahan
Verified date: May 27, 2017
Region: Caddo Parish, Louisiana, United States

Clouded Skipper
Lerema accius

Observation date: May 24, 2017
Submitted by: Jeff Trahan
Verified by: Jeff Trahan
Verified date: May 27, 2017
Region: Caddo Parish, Louisiana, United States

Zebra Swallowtail
Eurytides marcellus

Observation date: May 24, 2017
Submitted by: Jeff Trahan
Verified by: Jeff Trahan
Verified date: May 27, 2017
Region: Caddo Parish, Louisiana, United States

Red-banded Hairstreak
Calycopis cecrops

Observation date: May 24, 2017
Submitted by: Jeff Trahan
Verified by: Jeff Trahan
Verified date: May 27, 2017
Region: Caddo Parish, Louisiana, United States

Pearl Crescent
Phyciodes tharos

Observation date: May 27, 2017
Submitted by: Joe Bartok
Verified by: rosslayberry
Verified date: May 27, 2017
Region: Ontario, Canada

Brown Panopoda
Panopoda carneicosta

Observation date: Aug 24, 2016
Submitted by: sedges
Verified by: mikelchap
Verified date: May 27, 2017
Region: Stephens County, United States, Georgia

Deep Yellow Euchlaena
Euchlaena amoenaria

Observation date: May 15, 2017
Submitted by: sedges
Verified by: mikelchap
Verified date: May 27, 2017
Region: Stephens County, United States, Georgia

Copper Underwing
Amphipyra pyramidoides

Observation date: Aug 23, 2016
Submitted by: sedges
Verified by: mikelchap
Verified date: May 27, 2017
Region: Stephens County, United States, Georgia

Eastern buckmoth
Hemileuca maia

Observation date: Jun 20, 2011
Submitted by: sedges
Verified by: mikelchap
Verified date: May 27, 2017
Region: Stephens County, United States, Georgia