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

Sharp-angled Carpet
Euphyia intermediata

Observation date: Aug 01, 2017
Submitted by: Ilona L.
Verified by: Ilona L.
Verified date: Oct 19, 2017
Region: Dane County, Wisconsin, United States

Satyr Comma
Polygonia satyrus

Observation date: Jul 01, 2016
Submitted by: I Fly Away
Verified by: Ken Davenport
Verified date: Oct 19, 2017
Region: Benton County, United States, Oregon

Western Tiger Swallowtail
Papilio rutulus

Observation date: Oct 16, 2017
Submitted by: roseslauson
Verified by: Ken Davenport
Verified date: Oct 19, 2017
Region: Humboldt County, United States, California

Umber Skipper
Poanes melane

Observation date: Sep 16, 2016
Submitted by: BNickel
Verified by: Ken Davenport
Verified date: Oct 19, 2017
Region: San Diego County, United States, California

Red Admiral
Vanessa atalanta

Observation date: Apr 20, 2016
Submitted by: DaveMedeirosEnt...
Verified by: Ken Davenport
Verified date: Oct 19, 2017
Region: Ventura County, United States, California

Large Orange Sulphur
Phoebis agarithe

Observation date: Apr 19, 2016
Submitted by: Bdog
Verified by: Ken Davenport
Verified date: Oct 19, 2017
Region: Orange County, United States, California

Morning-glory Prominent
Schizura ipomoeae

Observation date: Aug 21, 2017
Submitted by: Ilona L.
Verified by: Ilona L.
Verified date: Oct 19, 2017
Region: Dane County, Wisconsin, United States

Pacific Orangetip
Anthocharis sara

Observation date: Apr 07, 2016
Submitted by: genevieveshanea...
Verified by: Ken Davenport
Verified date: Oct 19, 2017
Region: Santa Barbara County, United States, California

Red Admiral
Vanessa atalanta

Observation date: Mar 22, 2016
Submitted by: Butterimage
Verified by: Ken Davenport
Verified date: Oct 19, 2017
Region: Placer County, United States, California

Gulf Fritillary
Agraulis vanillae

Observation date: Mar 22, 2016
Submitted by: Dananapper
Verified by: Ken Davenport
Verified date: Oct 19, 2017
Region: Santa Clara County, United States, California

Echo Azure
Celastrina echo

Observation date: Mar 03, 2016
Submitted by: Toripony
Verified by: Ken Davenport
Verified date: Oct 19, 2017
Region: Lane County, United States, Oregon

Gulf Fritillary
Agraulis vanillae

Observation date: Jan 31, 2016
Submitted by: mosslauram@gmail.com
Verified by: Ken Davenport
Verified date: Oct 19, 2017
Region: Sonoma County, United States, California

American Lady
Vanessa virginiensis

Observation date: Jun 22, 2017
Submitted by: Ilona L.
Verified by: Ilona L.
Verified date: Oct 19, 2017
Region: Dane County, Wisconsin, United States

Dun Skipper
Euphyes vestris

Observation date: Jul 14, 2015
Submitted by: GreginDavis
Verified by: Ken Davenport
Verified date: Oct 19, 2017
Region: Colusa County, United States, California

Great Leopard Moth
Hypercompe scribonia

Observation date: Jun 15, 2017
Submitted by: Ilona L.
Verified by: Ilona L.
Verified date: Oct 19, 2017
Region: Dane County, Wisconsin, United States

Fiery Skipper
Hylephila phyleus

Observation date: Aug 09, 2017
Submitted by: Ilona L.
Verified by: Ilona L.
Verified date: Oct 19, 2017
Region: Dane County, Wisconsin, United States

Painted Lady
Vanessa cardui

Observation date: Oct 08, 2017
Submitted by: Ilona L.
Verified by: Ilona L.
Verified date: Oct 19, 2017
Region: Dane County, Wisconsin, United States

Painted Lady
Vanessa cardui

Observation date: Oct 17, 2017
Submitted by: Mapper
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: Oct 19, 2017
Region: Johnson County, United States, Illinois

Silver-spotted Skipper
Epargyreus clarus

Observation date: Aug 19, 2017
Submitted by: Ilona L.
Verified by: Ilona L.
Verified date: Oct 19, 2017
Region: Dane County, Wisconsin, United States

Least Skipper
Ancyloxypha numitor

Observation date: Sep 08, 2017
Submitted by: Ilona L.
Verified by: Ilona L.
Verified date: Oct 19, 2017
Region: Dane County, Wisconsin, United States

Toothed Brown Carpet
Xanthorhoe lacustrata

Observation date: Aug 16, 2017
Submitted by: Christine Stanke
Verified by: Ilona L.
Verified date: Oct 19, 2017
Region: Milwaukee County, United States, Wisconsin

Sharp-angled Carpet
Euphyia intermediata

Observation date: Aug 21, 2017
Submitted by: Christine Stanke
Verified by: Ilona L.
Verified date: Oct 19, 2017
Region: Milwaukee County, United States, Wisconsin

Red Twin-spot
Xanthorhoe ferrugata

Observation date: Aug 22, 2017
Submitted by: Christine Stanke
Verified by: Ilona L.
Verified date: Oct 19, 2017
Region: Milwaukee County, United States, Wisconsin

Smoky Tetanolita Moth
Tetanolita mynesalis

Observation date: Oct 17, 2017
Submitted by: Christine Stanke
Verified by: Ilona L.
Verified date: Oct 19, 2017
Region: Milwaukee County, United States, Wisconsin