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.
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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

Black Swallowtail
Papilio polyxenes

Observation date: Jul 16, 2019
Submitted by: raj66kas
Verified by: stomlins701
Verified date: Jul 18, 2019
Region: United States, Texas, Denton County

Black-bordered Lemon Moth
Marimatha nigrofimbria

Observation date: Jul 14, 2019
Submitted by: AnnainOK
Verified by: stomlins701
Verified date: Jul 18, 2019
Region: United States, Oklahoma, Choctaw County

Fiery Skipper
Hylephila phyleus

Observation date: Jul 17, 2019
Submitted by: WINGSaloftinKS
Verified by: stomlins701
Verified date: Jul 18, 2019
Region: United States, Kansas, Douglas County

Southern Emerald
Synchlora frondaria

Observation date: Jul 16, 2019
Submitted by: AnnainOK
Verified by: stomlins701
Verified date: Jul 18, 2019
Region: United States, Oklahoma, Choctaw County

Rustic sphinx
Manduca rustica

Observation date: Jul 16, 2019
Submitted by: cgideon17
Verified by: stomlins701
Verified date: Jul 18, 2019
Region: United States, Texas, Parker County

Eastern Tailed-Blue
Cupido comyntas

Observation date: Jul 17, 2002
Submitted by: phamric
Verified by: stomlins701
Verified date: Jul 18, 2019
Region: United States, Mississippi, Lafayette County

Hoary Edge
Achalarus lyciades

Observation date: Jul 17, 2019
Submitted by: phamric
Verified by: stomlins701
Verified date: Jul 18, 2019
Region: United States, Mississippi, Lafayette County

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
Papilio glaucus

Observation date: Jul 16, 2019
Submitted by: phamric
Verified by: stomlins701
Verified date: Jul 18, 2019
Region: United States, Mississippi, Lafayette County
Observation date: Jul 17, 2019
Submitted by: WINGSaloftinKS
Verified by: stomlins701
Verified date: Jul 18, 2019
Region: United States, Kansas, Douglas County

'Astyanax' Red-spotted Purple
Limenitis arthemis astyanax

Observation date: Jul 17, 2019
Submitted by: Austinglow
Verified by: stomlins701
Verified date: Jul 18, 2019
Region: United States, Texas, Dallas County

Gulf Fritillary
Agraulis vanillae

Observation date: Jul 17, 2019
Submitted by: kellz719
Verified by: stomlins701
Verified date: Jul 18, 2019
Region: United States, Texas, Tarrant County

Royal Walnut Moth
Citheronia regalis

Observation date: Jun 05, 2019
Submitted by: Cupcupcak
Verified by: stomlins701
Verified date: Jul 18, 2019
Region: United States, Arkansas, Fulton County

Curve-lined Owlet
Phyprosopus callitrichoides

Observation date: Jul 18, 2019
Submitted by: Mags
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: Jul 18, 2019
Region: United States, North Carolina, Gaston County
Observation date: Jul 17, 2019
Submitted by: AnnainOK
Verified by: stomlins701
Verified date: Jul 18, 2019
Region: United States, Oklahoma, Choctaw County

Black-patched Graylet
Hyperstrotia secta

Observation date: Jul 13, 2019
Submitted by: Sheryl Johnson
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: Jul 18, 2019
Region: United States, Ohio, Scioto County
Observation date: Jun 28, 2019
Submitted by: commentator
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: Jul 18, 2019
Region: Canada, Ontario

Little Yellow
Pyrisitia lisa

Observation date: Jul 18, 2019
Submitted by: Alleyton
Verified by: stomlins701
Verified date: Jul 18, 2019
Region: United States, Texas, Fort Bend County

Checkered White
Pontia protodice

Observation date: Jul 18, 2019
Submitted by: Robert Nelson
Verified by: stomlins701
Verified date: Jul 18, 2019
Region: United States, Arkansas, Baxter County
Observation date: Jul 12, 2019
Submitted by: woody2837
Verified by: stomlins701
Verified date: Jul 18, 2019
Region: United States, Arkansas, Washington County

Rosy maple moth
Dryocampa rubicunda

Observation date: Jul 14, 2019
Submitted by: fiammazzurra
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: Jul 18, 2019
Region: United States, Maryland, Carroll County

Waved sphinx
Ceratomia undulosa

Observation date: Jul 18, 2019
Submitted by: Lillyflower1979
Verified by: stomlins701
Verified date: Jul 18, 2019
Region: United States, Oklahoma, Rogers County

Gray Hairstreak
Strymon melinus

Observation date: Jul 18, 2019
Submitted by: pamw
Verified by: stomlins701
Verified date: Jul 18, 2019
Region: United States, Arkansas, Garland County

Common Buckeye
Junonia coenia

Observation date: Jul 18, 2019
Submitted by: pamw
Verified by: stomlins701
Verified date: Jul 18, 2019
Region: United States, Arkansas, Garland County

Fiery Skipper
Hylephila phyleus

Observation date: Jul 18, 2019
Submitted by: pamw
Verified by: stomlins701
Verified date: Jul 18, 2019
Region: United States, Arkansas, Garland County