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
Observation date: Jun 14, 2017
Submitted by: Jim Eckert
Verified by: Jim Eckert
Verified date: Nov 21, 2017
Region: Graham County, Arizona, United States

California Tortoiseshell
Nymphalis californica

Observation date: Nov 18, 2017
Submitted by: Robert Gorman
Verified by: Ken Davenport
Verified date: Nov 21, 2017
Region: Nevada County, United States, California

Cloudless Sulphur
Phoebis sennae

Observation date: Nov 21, 2017
Submitted by: reginacohn
Verified by: Ken Davenport
Verified date: Nov 21, 2017
Region: San Bernardino County, United States, California

Northern Sicklewing
Eantis tamenund

Observation date: Oct 20, 2017
Submitted by: Bill Wright_Texas
Verified by: stomlins701
Verified date: Nov 21, 2017
Region: Austin County, United States, Texas

Mexican Yellow
Eurema mexicana

Observation date: Nov 20, 2017
Submitted by: CA Ivy
Verified by: CA Ivy
Verified date: Nov 21, 2017
Region: Sebastian County, United States, Arkansas
Observation date: Nov 21, 2017
Submitted by: JeanEvoy
Verified by: curtis.lehman
Verified date: Nov 21, 2017
Region: DeSoto County, United States, Florida

Ursula Wainscot
Leucania ursula

Observation date: Apr 28, 2017
Submitted by: Dave Webb
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: Nov 21, 2017
Region: Harford County, United States, Maryland

Rosy maple moth
Dryocampa rubicunda

Observation date: Jul 06, 2017
Submitted by: Wolffoot
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: Nov 21, 2017
Region: Brown County, United States, Ohio

Southern Dogface
Zerene cesonia

Observation date: Sep 24, 2017
Submitted by: Kzfisherman
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: Nov 21, 2017
Region: McHenry County, United States, Illinois
Observation date: Sep 16, 2017
Submitted by: Kzfisherman
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: Nov 21, 2017
Region: Lake County, United States, Illinois

Wavy-Lined Emerald
Synchlora aerata

Observation date: Sep 24, 2017
Submitted by: Kzfisherman
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: Nov 21, 2017
Region: McHenry County, United States, Illinois

Fiery Skipper
Hylephila phyleus

Observation date: Sep 10, 2017
Submitted by: Kzfisherman
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: Nov 21, 2017
Region: McHenry County, United States, Illinois

Wild Indigo Duskywing
Erynnis baptisiae

Observation date: Sep 23, 2017
Submitted by: Kzfisherman
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: Nov 21, 2017
Region: McHenry County, United States, Illinois

Common Buckeye
Junonia coenia

Observation date: Sep 16, 2017
Submitted by: Kzfisherman
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: Nov 21, 2017
Region: McHenry County, United States, Illinois

Bronze Copper
Lycaena hyllus

Observation date: Sep 24, 2017
Submitted by: Kzfisherman
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: Nov 21, 2017
Region: McHenry County, United States, Illinois
Observation date: Sep 16, 2017
Submitted by: Kzfisherman
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: Nov 21, 2017
Region: McHenry County, United States, Illinois

Maple Spanworm
Ennomos magnaria

Observation date: Sep 27, 2017
Submitted by: Kzfisherman
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: Nov 21, 2017
Region: McHenry County, United States, Illinois

Wild Indigo Duskywing
Erynnis baptisiae

Observation date: Sep 23, 2017
Submitted by: Kzfisherman
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: Nov 21, 2017
Region: McHenry County, United States, Illinois

Fiery Skipper
Hylephila phyleus

Observation date: Sep 30, 2017
Submitted by: Kzfisherman
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: Nov 21, 2017
Region: McHenry County, United States, Illinois

Painted Lady
Vanessa cardui

Observation date: Sep 30, 2017
Submitted by: Kzfisherman
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: Nov 21, 2017
Region: McHenry County, United States, Illinois

Eastern Tailed-Blue
Cupido comyntas

Observation date: Sep 30, 2017
Submitted by: Kzfisherman
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: Nov 21, 2017
Region: McHenry County, United States, Illinois

The Common Looper Moth
Autographa precationis

Observation date: Sep 26, 2017
Submitted by: Kzfisherman
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: Nov 21, 2017
Region: McHenry County, United States, Illinois

Carolina sphinx
Manduca sexta

Observation date: Oct 15, 2017
Submitted by: Kzfisherman
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: Nov 21, 2017
Region: McHenry County, United States, Illinois

Cabbage White
Pieris rapae

Observation date: Oct 15, 2017
Submitted by: Kzfisherman
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: Nov 21, 2017
Region: McHenry County, United States, Illinois