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
Observation date: Sep 16, 2017
Submitted by: Jim Eckert
Verified by: Jim Eckert
Verified date: Nov 18, 2017
Region: Cochise County, Arizona, United States

Pearl Crescent
Phyciodes tharos

Observation date: Nov 18, 2017
Submitted by: ftn9549b
Verified by: stomlins701
Verified date: Nov 18, 2017
Region: Matagorda County, United States, Texas

Crimson Patch
Chlosyne janais

Observation date: Nov 18, 2017
Submitted by: Rreeves79
Verified by: stomlins701
Verified date: Nov 18, 2017
Region: Williamson County, United States, Texas

Lyside Sulphur
Kricogonia lyside

Observation date: Nov 18, 2017
Submitted by: Christinalea
Verified by: stomlins701
Verified date: Nov 18, 2017
Region: Travis County, United States, Texas

Orange Sulphur
Colias eurytheme

Observation date: Nov 18, 2017
Submitted by: annah
Verified by: stomlins701
Verified date: Nov 18, 2017
Region: Tarrant County, United States, Texas

White-tipped Black
Melanchroia chephise

Observation date: Nov 18, 2017
Submitted by: ftn9549b
Verified by: stomlins701
Verified date: Nov 18, 2017
Region: Matagorda County, United States, Texas

American Snout
Libytheana carinenta

Observation date: Nov 17, 2017
Submitted by: tmurr1225
Verified by: stomlins701
Verified date: Nov 18, 2017
Region: Tarrant County, United States, Texas
Observation date: Nov 18, 2017
Submitted by: ftn9549b
Verified by: stomlins701
Verified date: Nov 18, 2017
Region: Matagorda County, United States, Texas

Julia Heliconian
Dryas iulia

Observation date: Nov 18, 2017
Submitted by: ftn9549b
Verified by: stomlins701
Verified date: Nov 18, 2017
Region: Matagorda County, United States, Texas
Observation date: Nov 03, 2017
Submitted by: frogbandit
Verified by: John Saba
Verified date: Nov 18, 2017
Region: Maricopa County, United States, Arizona

Painted Lady
Vanessa cardui

Observation date: Nov 05, 2017
Submitted by: frogbandit
Verified by: John Saba
Verified date: Nov 18, 2017
Region: Maricopa County, United States, Arizona

Painted Lady
Vanessa cardui

Observation date: Nov 10, 2017
Submitted by: frogbandit
Verified by: John Saba
Verified date: Nov 18, 2017
Region: Pima County, United States, Arizona

Painted Lady
Vanessa cardui

Observation date: Nov 10, 2017
Submitted by: frogbandit
Verified by: John Saba
Verified date: Nov 18, 2017
Region: Pima County, United States, Arizona

Orange Sulphur
Colias eurytheme

Observation date: Nov 03, 2017
Submitted by: frogbandit
Verified by: John Saba
Verified date: Nov 18, 2017
Region: Maricopa County, United States, Arizona

Sleepy Orange
Abaeis nicippe

Observation date: Oct 28, 2017
Submitted by: Debo Boddiford
Verified by: mikelchap
Verified date: Nov 18, 2017
Region: Candler County, United States, Georgia

Cloudless Sulphur
Phoebis sennae

Observation date: Oct 28, 2017
Submitted by: Debo Boddiford
Verified by: mikelchap
Verified date: Nov 18, 2017
Region: Candler County, United States, Georgia

Gulf Fritillary
Agraulis vanillae

Observation date: Oct 24, 2017
Submitted by: Debo Boddiford
Verified by: mikelchap
Verified date: Nov 18, 2017
Region: Candler County, United States, Georgia

Common Buckeye
Junonia coenia

Observation date: Oct 24, 2017
Submitted by: Debo Boddiford
Verified by: mikelchap
Verified date: Nov 18, 2017
Region: Candler County, United States, Georgia
Observation date: Oct 23, 2017
Submitted by: Katie707
Verified by: mikelchap
Verified date: Nov 18, 2017
Region: Muscogee County, United States, Georgia

Long-tailed Skipper
Urbanus proteus

Observation date: Oct 21, 2017
Submitted by: Lvgenie
Verified by: mikelchap
Verified date: Nov 18, 2017
Region: DeKalb County, United States, Georgia

Red-bordered Emerald
Nemoria lixaria

Observation date: Oct 28, 2017
Submitted by: Rchapa
Verified by: mikelchap
Verified date: Nov 18, 2017
Region: Cherokee County, United States, Georgia

Red-bordered Emerald
Nemoria lixaria

Observation date: Oct 15, 2017
Submitted by: elopm
Verified by: mikelchap
Verified date: Nov 18, 2017
Region: Johnson County, United States, Georgia

Fall Webworm Moth
Hyphantria cunea

Observation date: May 19, 2017
Submitted by: Niayre
Verified by: mikelchap
Verified date: Nov 18, 2017
Region: DeKalb County, United States, Georgia

Splendid Palpita
Palpita magniferalis

Observation date: Apr 01, 2017
Submitted by: Niayre
Verified by: mikelchap
Verified date: Nov 18, 2017
Region: DeKalb County, United States, Georgia