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."

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American Dagger Moth
Acronicta americana

Observation date: Aug 17, 2011
Submitted by: Eric
Verified by: jwileyrains
Verified date: May 10, 2021
Region: United States, Colorado, Arapahoe County

Common Checkered-Skipper
Pyrgus communis

Observation date: Apr 25, 2021
Submitted by: otusasiotours
Verified by: mikefisher
Verified date: May 03, 2021
Region: United States, Colorado, Douglas County

California Tortoiseshell
Nymphalis californica

Observation date: Apr 25, 2021
Submitted by: otusasiotours
Verified by: mikefisher
Verified date: May 03, 2021
Region: United States, Colorado, Douglas County

Spring White
Pontia sisymbrii

Observation date: Apr 25, 2021
Submitted by: otusasiotours
Verified by: mikefisher
Verified date: May 03, 2021
Region: United States, Colorado, Douglas County

Mourning Cloak
Nymphalis antiopa

Observation date: Apr 24, 2021
Submitted by: otusasiotours
Verified by: mikefisher
Verified date: May 03, 2021
Region: United States, Colorado, Denver County

Red Admiral
Vanessa atalanta

Observation date: Jul 22, 2019
Submitted by: Julie Lyke
Verified by: mikefisher
Verified date: May 03, 2021
Region: United States, Colorado, Larimer County

Scudder's Sulphur
Colias scudderi

Observation date: Apr 19, 2021
Submitted by: CTenglish
Verified by: mikefisher
Verified date: May 03, 2021
Region: United States, Colorado, Clear Creek County

Orange Sulphur
Colias eurytheme

Observation date: Aug 21, 2012
Submitted by: NikkiM
Verified by: mikefisher
Verified date: May 03, 2021
Region: United States, Colorado, Larimer County

Mead's Sulphur
Colias meadii

Observation date: Aug 21, 2012
Submitted by: NikkiM
Verified by: mikefisher
Verified date: May 03, 2021
Region: United States, Colorado, Larimer County

Purplish Copper
Lycaena helloides

Observation date: Jul 18, 2015
Submitted by: gjkoppel
Verified by: mikefisher
Verified date: May 03, 2021
Region: United States, Colorado, El Paso County

Taxiles Skipper
Poanes taxiles

Observation date: Jun 22, 2020
Submitted by: WYbutterflyer1
Verified by: mikefisher
Verified date: May 03, 2021
Region: United States, Colorado, Weld County

Draco Skipper
Polites draco

Observation date: Jun 25, 2020
Submitted by: WYbutterflyer1
Verified by: mikefisher
Verified date: May 03, 2021
Region: United States, Colorado, Larimer County

Funereal Duskywing
Erynnis funeralis

Observation date: Jul 22, 2020
Submitted by: butterfly rose
Verified by: mikefisher
Verified date: May 03, 2021
Region: United States, Colorado, El Paso County
Observation date: Jun 29, 2020
Submitted by: WYbutterflyer1
Verified by: mikefisher
Verified date: May 03, 2021
Region: United States, Colorado, Weld County
Observation date: Jun 22, 2020
Submitted by: WYbutterflyer1
Verified by: mikefisher
Verified date: May 03, 2021
Region: United States, Colorado, Weld County

Western Green Hairstreak
Callophrys affinis

Observation date: Jun 25, 2020
Submitted by: WYbutterflyer1
Verified by: mikefisher
Verified date: May 03, 2021
Region: United States, Colorado, Larimer County

Boisduval's Blue
Plebejus icarioides

Observation date: Jun 30, 2020
Submitted by: Tim Shortell
Verified by: mikefisher
Verified date: May 03, 2021
Region: United States, Colorado

Garita Skipperling
Oarisma garita

Observation date: Jun 30, 2020
Submitted by: Tim Shortell
Verified by: mikefisher
Verified date: May 03, 2021
Region: United States, Colorado, Gunnison County

Mexican Yellow
Eurema mexicana

Observation date: Jun 25, 2020
Submitted by: WYbutterflyer1
Verified by: mikefisher
Verified date: May 03, 2021
Region: United States, Colorado, Larimer County

Russet Skipperling
Piruna pirus

Observation date: Jun 30, 2020
Submitted by: Tim Shortell
Verified by: mikefisher
Verified date: May 03, 2021
Region: United States, Colorado

Northern Azure
Celastrina lucia

Observation date: May 04, 2017
Submitted by: Tommie Rogers
Verified by: mikefisher
Verified date: Apr 09, 2021
Region: United States, Colorado, Eagle County

Field Crescent
Phyciodes pulchella

Observation date: May 04, 2017
Submitted by: Tommie Rogers
Verified by: mikefisher
Verified date: Apr 09, 2021
Region: United States, Colorado, Eagle County

Rocky Mountain Duskywing
Erynnis telemachus

Observation date: May 04, 2017
Submitted by: Tommie Rogers
Verified by: mikefisher
Verified date: Apr 09, 2021
Region: United States, Colorado, Eagle County

Sleepy Duskywing
Erynnis brizo

Observation date: May 04, 2017
Submitted by: Tommie Rogers
Verified by: mikefisher
Verified date: Apr 09, 2021
Region: United States, Colorado, Eagle County