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

Formosa Looper Moth
Chrysanympha formosa

Observation date: Jul 24, 2015
Submitted by: devjohnstone
Verified by: Sue Gregoire
Verified date: Jun 27, 2017
Region: Nova Scotia, Canada
Observation date: Jun 25, 2017
Submitted by: CA Ivy
Verified by: CA Ivy
Verified date: Jun 26, 2017
Region: Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States

Common Tan Wave
Pleuroprucha insulsaria

Observation date: Jun 25, 2017
Submitted by: CA Ivy
Verified by: CA Ivy
Verified date: Jun 26, 2017
Region: Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States
Observation date: Jun 23, 2017
Submitted by: CA Ivy
Verified by: CA Ivy
Verified date: Jun 26, 2017
Region: Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States

Pale-winged Midget
Elaphria alapallida

Observation date: May 29, 2017
Submitted by: edenny
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: Jun 26, 2017
Region: Hampshire County, United States, Massachusetts

Dusky Groundling
Condica vecors

Observation date: May 21, 2017
Submitted by: edenny
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: Jun 26, 2017
Region: Hampshire County, United States, Massachusetts

Hummingbird Clearwing
Hemaris thysbe

Observation date: May 21, 2017
Submitted by: Maureen C
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: Jun 26, 2017
Region: Norfolk County, United States, Massachusetts

Laudable Arches
Lacinipolia laudabilis

Observation date: Apr 26, 2017
Submitted by: treichard
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: Jun 26, 2017
Region: Anne Arundel County, United States, Maryland

Ovate Dagger Moth
Acronicta ovata

Observation date: Jun 08, 2017
Submitted by: treichard
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: Jun 26, 2017
Region: Howard County, United States, Maryland

The Bent-line Carpet
Costaconvexa centrostrigaria

Observation date: Jun 10, 2017
Submitted by: treichard
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: Jun 26, 2017
Region: Anne Arundel County, United States, Maryland

Retarded Dagger Moth
Acronicta retardata

Observation date: May 01, 2017
Submitted by: rdhealy1951@aol.com
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: Jun 26, 2017
Region: Hart County, United States, Kentucky

Hackberry Emperor
Asterocampa celtis

Observation date: Jun 23, 2017
Submitted by: Gypsyblue
Verified by: stomlins701
Verified date: Jun 26, 2017
Region: Bienville Parish, Louisiana, United States

Yellowhorn Moth
Colocasia flavicornis

Observation date: Apr 28, 2017
Submitted by: jtylerbell
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: Jun 26, 2017
Region: St. Marys County, United States, Maryland

Mournful sphinx
Enyo lugubris

Observation date: Feb 27, 2017
Submitted by: CSRan
Verified by: stomlins701
Verified date: Jun 26, 2017
Region: Harris County, United States, Texas

Io moth
Automeris io

Observation date: Jun 23, 2017
Submitted by: CSRan
Verified by: stomlins701
Verified date: Jun 26, 2017
Region: Harris County, Texas, United States

'Astyanax' Red-spotted Purple
Limenitis arthemis astyanax

Observation date: Jun 24, 2017
Submitted by: outsideplaying
Verified by: stomlins701
Verified date: Jun 26, 2017
Region: Morgan County, United States, Alabama

Spiny oakworm moth
Anisota stigma

Observation date: Jun 25, 2017
Submitted by: James Fox
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: Jun 26, 2017
Region: Bath County, United States, Virginia

Horned Spanworm Moth
Nematocampa resistaria

Observation date: Jun 01, 2017
Submitted by: abjohnston
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: Jun 26, 2017
Region: Norfolk County, United States, Massachusetts
Observation date: Jun 02, 2017
Submitted by: treichard
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: Jun 26, 2017
Region: Anne Arundel County, United States, Maryland
Observation date: May 26, 2017
Submitted by: Barbara Thurlow
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: Jun 26, 2017
Region:
Observation date: Jun 02, 2017
Submitted by: treichard
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: Jun 26, 2017
Region: Anne Arundel County, United States, Maryland
Observation date: May 26, 2017
Submitted by: Dave Webb
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: Jun 26, 2017
Region: Harford County, United States, Maryland
Observation date: Jun 14, 2017
Submitted by: greg2059
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: Jun 26, 2017
Region: Jackson County, United States, Ohio

Agreeable Tiger Moth
Spilosoma congrua

Observation date: Apr 14, 2017
Submitted by: FlorePlenoFarm
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: Jun 26, 2017
Region: Warren County, United States, Kentucky