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

American Lady
Vanessa virginiensis

Observation date: Jul 20, 2017
Submitted by: davek
Verified by: davidwright
Verified date: Jul 22, 2017
Region: Delaware County, United States, Pennsylvania

Waved sphinx
Ceratomia undulosa

Observation date: Jul 22, 2017
Submitted by: Joe Bartok
Verified by: curtis.lehman
Verified date: Jul 22, 2017
Region: Ontario, Canada

Toothed Brown Carpet
Xanthorhoe lacustrata

Observation date: Jul 22, 2017
Submitted by: Bkripto
Verified by: curtis.lehman
Verified date: Jul 22, 2017
Region: Beaver County, United States, Pennsylvania

Imperial moth
Eacles imperialis

Observation date: Jul 22, 2017
Submitted by: Joe Bartok
Verified by: curtis.lehman
Verified date: Jul 22, 2017
Region: Ontario, Canada

Ferguson's Scallop Shell
Rheumaptera prunivorata

Observation date: Jul 22, 2017
Submitted by: Bkripto
Verified by: curtis.lehman
Verified date: Jul 22, 2017
Region: Beaver County, United States, Pennsylvania

Cherry Shoot Borer
Argyresthia oreasella

Observation date: Jul 15, 2017
Submitted by: JohnRoosenberg
Verified by: Sue Gregoire
Verified date: Jul 22, 2017
Region: Albany County, United States, New York
Observation date: Jul 18, 2017
Submitted by: JohnRoosenberg
Verified by: Sue Gregoire
Verified date: Jul 22, 2017
Region: Albany County, United States, New York
Observation date: Jul 15, 2017
Submitted by: JohnRoosenberg
Verified by: Sue Gregoire
Verified date: Jul 22, 2017
Region: Albany County, United States, New York

Suzuki's Promalactis Moth
Promalactis suzukiella

Observation date: Jul 14, 2017
Submitted by: JohnRoosenberg
Verified by: Sue Gregoire
Verified date: Jul 22, 2017
Region: Albany County, United States, New York

Oriental Fruit Moth
Grapholita molesta

Observation date: Jul 21, 2017
Submitted by: Howell_Curtis
Verified by: Howell_Curtis
Verified date: Jul 22, 2017
Region: Harrison County, Indiana, United States
Observation date: Jul 19, 2017
Submitted by: JohnRoosenberg
Verified by: Sue Gregoire
Verified date: Jul 22, 2017
Region: Albany County, United States, New York

Luna moth
Actias luna

Observation date: Jul 20, 2017
Submitted by: Candyslanding
Verified by: Sue Gregoire
Verified date: Jul 22, 2017
Region: Franklin County, United States, New York

Confused Meganola
Meganola minuscula

Observation date: Jul 21, 2017
Submitted by: Howell_Curtis
Verified by: Howell_Curtis
Verified date: Jul 22, 2017
Region: Harrison County, Indiana, United States

Glossy Black Idia Moth
Idia lubricalis

Observation date: Jul 22, 2017
Submitted by: Bkripto
Verified by: curtis.lehman
Verified date: Jul 22, 2017
Region: Beaver County, United States, Pennsylvania
Observation date: Jul 22, 2017
Submitted by: Bkripto
Verified by: curtis.lehman
Verified date: Jul 22, 2017
Region: Beaver County, United States, Pennsylvania

Variable Antipione
Antepione thisoaria

Observation date: Jul 22, 2017
Submitted by: Bkripto
Verified by: curtis.lehman
Verified date: Jul 22, 2017
Region: Beaver County, United States, Pennsylvania

Wandering Skipper
Panoquina errans

Observation date: Jul 21, 2017
Submitted by: Robert Gorman
Verified by: Ken Davenport
Verified date: Jul 22, 2017
Region: Orange County, United States, California

Pipevine Swallowtail
Battus philenor

Observation date: Jul 22, 2016
Submitted by: 4lepidopterans
Verified by: Ken Davenport
Verified date: Jul 22, 2017
Region: Solano County, United States, California

Western Branded Skipper
Hesperia colorado

Observation date: Jul 09, 2017
Submitted by: 4lepidopterans
Verified by: Ken Davenport
Verified date: Jul 22, 2017
Region: Mono County, United States, California

Western Tiger Swallowtail
Papilio rutulus

Observation date: Jul 18, 2017
Submitted by: 4lepidopterans
Verified by: Ken Davenport
Verified date: Jul 22, 2017
Region: Yolo County, United States, California

Mournful Duskywing
Erynnis tristis

Observation date: Jul 20, 2017
Submitted by: 4lepidopterans
Verified by: Ken Davenport
Verified date: Jul 22, 2017
Region: Yolo County, United States, California

Wandering Skipper
Panoquina errans

Observation date: Jul 21, 2017
Submitted by: Robert Gorman
Verified by: Ken Davenport
Verified date: Jul 22, 2017
Region: Orange County, United States, California

Eastern Tailed-Blue
Cupido comyntas

Observation date: Jul 20, 2017
Submitted by: blueracer
Verified by: stomlins701
Verified date: Jul 22, 2017
Region: Sedgwick County, United States, Kansas

Common Buckeye
Junonia coenia

Observation date: Jul 21, 2017
Submitted by: WINGSaloftinKS
Verified by: stomlins701
Verified date: Jul 22, 2017
Region: Douglas County, United States, Kansas