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

Cherry Leaf Roller
Caloptilia serotinella

Observation date: Oct 21, 2017
Submitted by: Bkripto
Verified by: curtis.lehman
Verified date: Oct 22, 2017
Region: Beaver County, United States, Pennsylvania
Observation date: Oct 18, 2017
Submitted by: Peter Homann
Verified by: curtis.lehman
Verified date: Oct 22, 2017
Region: Leon County, United States, Florida

Wavy-Lined Emerald
Synchlora aerata

Observation date: Sep 01, 2013
Submitted by: crx2aj3
Verified by: Sue Gregoire
Verified date: Oct 22, 2017
Region: Albany County, United States, New York

Isabella Tiger Moth or Banded Woolybear
Pyrrharctia isabella

Observation date: Oct 15, 2017
Submitted by: dfanslow
Verified by: curtis.lehman
Verified date: Oct 22, 2017
Region: Mercer County, United States, New Jersey

Fiery Skipper
Hylephila phyleus

Observation date: Oct 19, 2017
Submitted by: hiker96
Verified by: John Saba
Verified date: Oct 22, 2017
Region: Maricopa County, United States, Arizona

Painted Lady
Vanessa cardui

Observation date: Oct 17, 2017
Submitted by: hiker96
Verified by: John Saba
Verified date: Oct 22, 2017
Region: Maricopa County, United States, Arizona

Sleepy Orange
Abaeis nicippe

Observation date: Oct 17, 2017
Submitted by: hiker96
Verified by: John Saba
Verified date: Oct 22, 2017
Region: Maricopa County, United States, Arizona

Western Pygmy-Blue
Brephidium exilis

Observation date: Oct 17, 2017
Submitted by: hiker96
Verified by: John Saba
Verified date: Oct 22, 2017
Region: Maricopa County, United States, Arizona

Marine Blue
Leptotes marina

Observation date: Oct 20, 2017
Submitted by: hiker96
Verified by: John Saba
Verified date: Oct 22, 2017
Region: Maricopa County, United States, Arizona

Ruddy Daggerwing
Marpesia petreus

Observation date: Feb 27, 2016
Submitted by: KenGonyo
Verified by: John Calhoun
Verified date: Oct 21, 2017
Region: Indian River County, United States, Florida

Phaon Crescent
Phyciodes phaon

Observation date: May 12, 2016
Submitted by: Alice Mary Herden
Verified by: John Calhoun
Verified date: Oct 21, 2017
Region: Hernando County, United States, Florida

Gulf Fritillary
Agraulis vanillae

Observation date: May 22, 2016
Submitted by: Reiner
Verified by: John Calhoun
Verified date: Oct 21, 2017
Region: Volusia County, United States, Florida
Observation date: Aug 26, 2016
Submitted by: Jim Saunders
Verified by: John Calhoun
Verified date: Oct 21, 2017
Region: Martin County, United States, Florida

Ocola Skipper
Panoquina ocola

Observation date: Oct 11, 2016
Submitted by: Alvin Williams
Verified by: John Calhoun
Verified date: Oct 21, 2017
Region: Lee County, United States, Florida

Red-banded Hairstreak
Calycopis cecrops

Observation date: Nov 12, 2016
Submitted by: gpro111
Verified by: John Calhoun
Verified date: Oct 21, 2017
Region: Citrus County, United States, Florida
Observation date: Oct 17, 2017
Submitted by: AJVanh.arch
Verified by: John Calhoun
Verified date: Oct 21, 2017
Region: Martin County, United States, Florida

Ocola Skipper
Panoquina ocola

Observation date: Oct 16, 2017
Submitted by: mottsj@shaw.ca
Verified by: John Calhoun
Verified date: Oct 21, 2017
Region: Franklin County, United States, Florida

Phaon Crescent
Phyciodes phaon

Observation date: Oct 19, 2017
Submitted by: lk3c
Verified by: John Calhoun
Verified date: Oct 21, 2017
Region: Orange County, United States, Florida

Little Yellow
Pyrisitia lisa

Observation date: Oct 20, 2017
Submitted by: the janitors kid
Verified by: John Calhoun
Verified date: Oct 21, 2017
Region: Brevard County, United States, Florida

Common Buckeye
Junonia coenia

Observation date: Oct 20, 2017
Submitted by: the janitors kid
Verified by: John Calhoun
Verified date: Oct 21, 2017
Region: Brevard County, United States, Florida

Fiery Skipper
Hylephila phyleus

Observation date: Oct 21, 2017
Submitted by: the janitors kid
Verified by: John Calhoun
Verified date: Oct 21, 2017
Region: Brevard County, United States, Florida

Ocola Skipper
Panoquina ocola

Observation date: Oct 20, 2017
Submitted by: cblazo
Verified by: davidwright
Verified date: Oct 21, 2017
Region: Franklin County, United States, Pennsylvania

Dolichos Armyworm Moth
Spodoptera dolichos

Observation date: Aug 25, 2017
Submitted by: johnmiller
Verified by: Ken Childs
Verified date: Oct 21, 2017
Region: Bradley County, United States, Tennessee

Soybean Looper Moth
Chrysodeixis includens

Observation date: Sep 26, 2017
Submitted by: ButterBelle
Verified by: Ken Childs
Verified date: Oct 21, 2017
Region: Putnam County, United States, Tennessee