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

Waved sphinx
Ceratomia undulosa

Observation date: Sep 17, 2019
Submitted by: Allen Belden
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: Nov 20, 2019
Region: United States, Virginia, Richmond

Common Buckeye
Junonia coenia

Observation date: Sep 18, 2019
Submitted by: runner262
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: Nov 20, 2019
Region: United States, Maryland, Montgomery County

Red-Crossed Button Slug
Tortricidia pallida

Observation date: Jul 30, 2019
Submitted by: Allen Belden
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: Nov 20, 2019
Region: United States, Virginia, Richmond

Orange-tipped oakworm moth
Anisota senatoria

Observation date: Aug 08, 2019
Submitted by: portfaul
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: Nov 20, 2019
Region: United States, Maryland, Baltimore County

Orange-tipped oakworm moth
Anisota senatoria

Observation date: Aug 03, 2019
Submitted by: JennSiegmann
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: Nov 20, 2019
Region: United States, Maryland, Washington County

The Wedgling
Galgula partita

Observation date: Aug 04, 2019
Submitted by: FZ1000mothnut
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: Nov 20, 2019
Region: United States, Ohio, Summit County
Observation date: Sep 02, 2019
Submitted by: RStankiewicz
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: Nov 20, 2019
Region: Canada, Ontario
Observation date: Sep 07, 2019
Submitted by: Dave Webb
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: Nov 20, 2019
Region: United States, Maryland, Harford County

Buff-tipped Phaneta Moth
Phaneta ochroterminana

Observation date: Aug 07, 2019
Submitted by: cskipper
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: Nov 20, 2019
Region: United States, Maryland, Garrett County

Large Lace-border
Scopula limboundata

Observation date: Aug 13, 2019
Submitted by: RStankiewicz
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: Nov 20, 2019
Region: Canada, Ontario
Observation date: Aug 19, 2019
Submitted by: tirvine2020
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: Nov 20, 2019
Region: United States, Massachusetts, Middlesex County

Kimball's Palpita Moth
Palpita kimballi

Observation date: Aug 19, 2019
Submitted by: cgilbert1108@gm...
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: Nov 20, 2019
Region: United States, North Carolina, Gaston County

Tulip-tree Leaftier Moth
Paralobesia liriodendrana

Observation date: Jul 27, 2019
Submitted by: Dave Webb
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: Nov 20, 2019
Region: United States, Maryland, Harford County

One-Spotted Variant
Hypagyrtis unipunctata

Observation date: Aug 12, 2019
Submitted by: cgilbert1108@gm...
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: Nov 20, 2019
Region: United States, North Carolina, Gaston County
Observation date: Aug 22, 2019
Submitted by: RStankiewicz
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: Nov 20, 2019
Region: Canada, Ontario
Observation date: Nov 18, 2019
Submitted by: Rmclaughlin
Verified by: John Saba
Verified date: Nov 20, 2019
Region: United States, Arizona, Pima County
Observation date: Nov 19, 2019
Submitted by: Rmclaughlin
Verified by: John Saba
Verified date: Nov 20, 2019
Region: United States, Arizona, Pima County

Gulf Fritillary
Agraulis vanillae

Observation date: Mar 19, 2012
Submitted by: LionsGatePhoto
Verified by: John Calhoun
Verified date: Nov 20, 2019
Region: United States, Florida, Brevard County

Phaon Crescent
Phyciodes phaon

Observation date: Nov 20, 2019
Submitted by: wlu
Verified by: John Calhoun
Verified date: Nov 20, 2019
Region: United States, Florida, Brevard County

White Checkered-Skipper
Pyrgus albescens

Observation date: Nov 20, 2019
Submitted by: wlu
Verified by: John Calhoun
Verified date: Nov 20, 2019
Region: United States, Florida, Brevard County

Red-humped Caterpillar Moth
Schizura concinna

Observation date: Aug 11, 2019
Submitted by: Cattledog
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: Nov 20, 2019
Region: United States, New Hampshire, Hillsborough County

Renounced Hydriomena Moth
Hydriomena renunciata

Observation date: Apr 16, 2017
Submitted by: Jim Eckert
Verified by: Jim Eckert
Verified date: Nov 20, 2019
Region: Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States
Observation date: Jun 01, 2019
Submitted by: rjcohrs
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: Nov 20, 2019
Region: United States, Indiana, Hancock County

Speckled Cutworm Moth
Lacanobia subjuncta

Observation date: Aug 18, 2019
Submitted by: CluelessMoose
Verified by: Ilona L.
Verified date: Nov 20, 2019
Region: United States, Wisconsin, Adams County