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 - 59 of 59

Broad-winged Skipper
Poanes viator

Observation date: Jun 29, 2019
Submitted by: DelawareDennis
Verified by: jwileyrains
Verified date: Nov 13, 2021
Region: United States, Delaware, Kent County

Least Skipper
Ancyloxypha numitor

Observation date: Jul 01, 2019
Submitted by: DelawareDennis
Verified by: jwileyrains
Verified date: Nov 10, 2021
Region: United States, Delaware, Kent County

Wild Indigo Duskywing
Erynnis baptisiae

Observation date: Jul 23, 2017
Submitted by: grayhairstreak
Verified by: jwileyrains
Verified date: Nov 09, 2021
Region: United States, Delaware, New Castle County

Cloudless Sulphur
Phoebis sennae

Observation date: Aug 20, 2017
Submitted by: rogerashton
Verified by: jwileyrains
Verified date: Nov 09, 2021
Region: United States, Delaware, Kent County
Observation date: Jul 05, 2017
Submitted by: grayhairstreak
Verified by: jwileyrains
Verified date: Nov 09, 2021
Region: United States, Delaware, New Castle County

Zabulon Skipper
Poanes zabulon

Observation date: Jul 31, 2021
Submitted by: rogerashton
Verified by: jwileyrains
Verified date: Nov 09, 2021
Region: United States, Delaware, New Castle County

Laudable Arches
Lacinipolia laudabilis

Observation date: Jun 26, 2021
Submitted by: grayhairstreak
Verified by: jwileyrains
Verified date: Nov 09, 2021
Region: United States, Delaware, New Castle County

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
Papilio glaucus

Observation date: Aug 25, 2016
Submitted by: digginflowers
Verified by: jwileyrains
Verified date: Nov 09, 2021
Region: United States, Delaware, Kent County

Red-bordered Emerald
Nemoria lixaria

Observation date: May 21, 2017
Submitted by: chanwi
Verified by: jwileyrains
Verified date: Nov 08, 2021
Region: New Castle County, Delaware, United States

Cabbage White
Pieris rapae

Observation date: Apr 23, 2017
Submitted by: Col
Verified by: jwileyrains
Verified date: Nov 08, 2021
Region: United States, Delaware, New Castle County

Dion Skipper
Euphyes dion

Observation date: Jul 23, 2016
Submitted by: Tom Raub
Verified by: jwileyrains
Verified date: Nov 08, 2021
Region: United States, Delaware, Kent County
Observation date: Aug 25, 2016
Submitted by: digginflowers
Verified by: jwileyrains
Verified date: Nov 08, 2021
Region: United States, Delaware, Kent County

Red-spotted Purple or White Admiral
Limenitis arthemis

Observation date: Aug 27, 2016
Submitted by: digginflowers
Verified by: jwileyrains
Verified date: Nov 08, 2021
Region: United States, Delaware, Kent County

American Copper
Lycaena phlaeas

Observation date: Aug 26, 2016
Submitted by: digginflowers
Verified by: jwileyrains
Verified date: Nov 08, 2021
Region: United States, Delaware, Sussex County
Observation date: Jul 03, 2017
Submitted by: grayhairstreak
Verified by: jwileyrains
Verified date: Nov 08, 2021
Region: United States, Delaware, New Castle County

Appalachian Azure
Celastrina neglectamajor

Observation date: Jul 04, 2017
Submitted by: grayhairstreak
Verified by: jwileyrains
Verified date: Nov 08, 2021
Region: United States, Delaware, New Castle County

Cabbage White
Pieris rapae

Observation date: Aug 27, 2016
Submitted by: digginflowers
Verified by: jwileyrains
Verified date: Nov 08, 2021
Region: United States, Delaware, Kent County

Least Skipper
Ancyloxypha numitor

Observation date: Aug 28, 2012
Submitted by: yardbird
Verified by: jwileyrains
Verified date: Nov 08, 2021
Region: United States, Delaware, New Castle County

Variegated Fritillary
Euptoieta claudia

Observation date: Aug 26, 2016
Submitted by: digginflowers
Verified by: jwileyrains
Verified date: Nov 08, 2021
Region: United States, Delaware, Sussex County

Red-spotted Purple or White Admiral
Limenitis arthemis

Observation date: Aug 26, 2016
Submitted by: digginflowers
Verified by: jwileyrains
Verified date: Nov 08, 2021
Region: United States, Delaware, Sussex County

Common Buckeye
Junonia coenia

Observation date: Aug 25, 2016
Submitted by: digginflowers
Verified by: jwileyrains
Verified date: Nov 08, 2021
Region: United States, Delaware, Kent County

Orange Sulphur
Colias eurytheme

Observation date: Sep 15, 2018
Submitted by: zbeckb
Verified by: jwileyrains
Verified date: Nov 08, 2021
Region: United States, Delaware, New Castle County

Banded Hairstreak
Satyrium calanus

Observation date: Jun 27, 2017
Submitted by: grayhairstreak
Verified by: jwileyrains
Verified date: Nov 08, 2021
Region: United States, Delaware, New Castle County

Painted Lady
Vanessa cardui

Observation date: Jul 12, 2017
Submitted by: grayhairstreak
Verified by: jwileyrains
Verified date: Nov 08, 2021
Region: United States, Delaware, New Castle County

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
Papilio glaucus

Observation date: Jul 02, 2017
Submitted by: grayhairstreak
Verified by: jwileyrains
Verified date: Nov 08, 2021
Region: United States, Delaware, New Castle County

Red Admiral
Vanessa atalanta

Observation date: Jul 02, 2017
Submitted by: grayhairstreak
Verified by: jwileyrains
Verified date: Nov 07, 2021
Region: United States, Delaware, New Castle County

Eastern Tailed-Blue
Cupido comyntas

Observation date: Jul 09, 2017
Submitted by: grayhairstreak
Verified by: jwileyrains
Verified date: Nov 07, 2021
Region: United States, Delaware, New Castle County

Cabbage White
Pieris rapae

Observation date: Jul 09, 2017
Submitted by: grayhairstreak
Verified by: jwileyrains
Verified date: Nov 07, 2021
Region: United States, Delaware, New Castle County

Black Swallowtail
Papilio polyxenes

Observation date: Jul 08, 2017
Submitted by: Jucallahan
Verified by: jwileyrains
Verified date: Nov 07, 2021
Region: United States, Delaware, Sussex County

Common Wood-Nymph
Cercyonis pegala

Observation date: Jul 14, 2017
Submitted by: dahdeh
Verified by: jwileyrains
Verified date: Nov 07, 2021
Region: United States, Delaware, Sussex County

Variegated Fritillary
Euptoieta claudia

Observation date: Aug 01, 2017
Submitted by: juja2jrt
Verified by: jwileyrains
Verified date: Nov 07, 2021
Region: United States, Delaware, New Castle County

Black Swallowtail
Papilio polyxenes

Observation date: Jul 04, 2017
Submitted by: Jucallahan
Verified by: jwileyrains
Verified date: Nov 07, 2021
Region: United States, Delaware, Sussex County

Pearl Crescent
Phyciodes tharos

Observation date: Aug 17, 2017
Submitted by: grayhairstreak
Verified by: jwileyrains
Verified date: Nov 07, 2021
Region: United States, Delaware, New Castle County

Pipevine Swallowtail
Battus philenor

Observation date: Jul 15, 2017
Submitted by: Col
Verified by: jwileyrains
Verified date: Nov 06, 2021
Region: United States, Delaware, New Castle County

American Snout
Libytheana carinenta

Observation date: Jul 15, 2017
Submitted by: Col
Verified by: jwileyrains
Verified date: Nov 06, 2021
Region: United States, Delaware, New Castle County

Common Buckeye
Junonia coenia

Observation date: Jul 16, 2017
Submitted by: Jucallahan
Verified by: jwileyrains
Verified date: Nov 06, 2021
Region: United States, Delaware, Sussex County

Gray Hairstreak
Strymon melinus

Observation date: Jul 16, 2017
Submitted by: Col
Verified by: jwileyrains
Verified date: Nov 06, 2021
Region: United States, Delaware, New Castle County

Peck's Skipper
Polites peckius

Observation date: Jul 22, 2017
Submitted by: grayhairstreak
Verified by: jwileyrains
Verified date: Nov 06, 2021
Region: United States, Delaware, New Castle County

Silver-spotted Skipper
Epargyreus clarus

Observation date: Jul 25, 2017
Submitted by: grayhairstreak
Verified by: jwileyrains
Verified date: Nov 06, 2021
Region: United States, Delaware, New Castle County
Observation date: Jul 25, 2017
Submitted by: grayhairstreak
Verified by: jwileyrains
Verified date: Nov 06, 2021
Region: United States, Delaware, New Castle County

Black Swallowtail
Papilio polyxenes

Observation date: Aug 16, 2017
Submitted by: cmgauger
Verified by: jwileyrains
Verified date: Nov 06, 2021
Region: United States, Delaware, New Castle County

Zabulon Skipper
Poanes zabulon

Observation date: Aug 16, 2017
Submitted by: cmgauger
Verified by: jwileyrains
Verified date: Nov 06, 2021
Region: United States, Delaware, New Castle County

Summer Azure
Celastrina neglecta

Observation date: Jul 07, 2018
Submitted by: rogerashton
Verified by: jwileyrains
Verified date: Nov 06, 2021
Region: United States, Delaware, New Castle County

Clouded Sulphur
Colias philodice

Observation date: Apr 20, 2017
Submitted by: Col
Verified by: jwileyrains
Verified date: Nov 06, 2021
Region: United States, Delaware, New Castle County

Silver-spotted Skipper
Epargyreus clarus

Observation date: Aug 16, 2017
Submitted by: cmgauger
Verified by: jwileyrains
Verified date: Nov 06, 2021
Region: United States, Delaware, New Castle County

Common Buckeye
Junonia coenia

Observation date: Aug 16, 2017
Submitted by: cmgauger
Verified by: jwileyrains
Verified date: Nov 06, 2021
Region: United States, Delaware, New Castle County

White-M Hairstreak
Parrhasius m album

Observation date: Jul 30, 2017
Submitted by: grayhairstreak
Verified by: jwileyrains
Verified date: Nov 06, 2021
Region: United States, Delaware, New Castle County

Variegated Fritillary
Euptoieta claudia

Observation date: Jul 30, 2017
Submitted by: grayhairstreak
Verified by: jwileyrains
Verified date: Nov 06, 2021
Region: United States, Delaware, New Castle County

Gray Hairstreak
Strymon melinus

Observation date: Jul 30, 2017
Submitted by: grayhairstreak
Verified by: jwileyrains
Verified date: Nov 06, 2021
Region: United States, Delaware, New Castle County

Zabulon Skipper
Poanes zabulon

Observation date: Aug 19, 2017
Submitted by: grayhairstreak
Verified by: jwileyrains
Verified date: Nov 06, 2021
Region: United States, Delaware, New Castle County

Zabulon Skipper
Poanes zabulon

Observation date: Aug 20, 2017
Submitted by: rogerashton
Verified by: jwileyrains
Verified date: Nov 06, 2021
Region: United States, Delaware, Kent County
Observation date: Aug 19, 2017
Submitted by: debfelmey
Verified by: jwileyrains
Verified date: Nov 06, 2021
Region: United States, Delaware, Kent County

Delaware Skipper
Anatrytone logan

Observation date: Sep 18, 2017
Submitted by: grayhairstreak
Verified by: jwileyrains
Verified date: Nov 06, 2021
Region: United States, Delaware, New Castle County

Pearl Crescent
Phyciodes tharos

Observation date: Aug 23, 2017
Submitted by: grayhairstreak
Verified by: jwileyrains
Verified date: Nov 06, 2021
Region: United States, Delaware, New Castle County

Red-banded Hairstreak
Calycopis cecrops

Observation date: Aug 25, 2017
Submitted by: grayhairstreak
Verified by: jwileyrains
Verified date: Nov 06, 2021
Region: United States, Delaware, New Castle County

Great Spangled Fritillary
Speyeria cybele

Observation date: Sep 09, 2017
Submitted by: rogerashton
Verified by: jwileyrains
Verified date: Nov 06, 2021
Region: United States, Delaware, New Castle County

Gray Hairstreak
Strymon melinus

Observation date: Sep 09, 2017
Submitted by: rogerashton
Verified by: jwileyrains
Verified date: Nov 06, 2021
Region: United States, Delaware, New Castle County

Red-spotted Purple or White Admiral
Limenitis arthemis

Observation date: Jul 07, 2018
Submitted by: rogerashton
Verified by: jwileyrains
Verified date: Nov 05, 2021
Region: United States, Delaware, New Castle County

Silver-spotted Skipper
Epargyreus clarus

Observation date: Jul 07, 2018
Submitted by: rogerashton
Verified by: jwileyrains
Verified date: Nov 05, 2021
Region: United States, Delaware, New Castle County