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: Apr 06, 2021
Submitted by: Robyn Deveney
Verified by: Sue Gregoire
Verified date: Apr 06, 2021
Region: United States, Maine, Kennebec County

Carolina sphinx
Manduca sexta

Observation date: Sep 09, 2016
Submitted by: waterkitty621
Verified by: John Calhoun
Verified date: Mar 18, 2021
Region: United States, Maine, York County

Pale-marked Angle
Macaria signaria

Observation date: Jul 04, 2011
Submitted by: Alan Harvey
Verified by: jwileyrains
Verified date: Mar 18, 2021
Region: United States, Maine, Washington County

Great Leopard Moth
Hypercompe scribonia

Observation date: May 04, 2017
Submitted by: jabry
Verified by: John Calhoun
Verified date: Mar 12, 2021
Region: United States, Maine, Cumberland County

Juvenal's Duskywing
Erynnis juvenalis

Observation date: May 26, 2016
Submitted by: Mahannah
Verified by: John Calhoun
Verified date: Mar 12, 2021
Region: United States, Maine, Oxford County

Cabbage White
Pieris rapae

Observation date: Aug 30, 2019
Submitted by: wpr.wheeler
Verified by: John Calhoun
Verified date: Mar 12, 2021
Region: United States, Maine, York County

Clouded Sulphur
Colias philodice

Observation date: Aug 21, 2018
Submitted by: wpr.wheeler
Verified by: John Calhoun
Verified date: Mar 12, 2021
Region: United States, Maine, York County

Cabbage White
Pieris rapae

Observation date: Aug 21, 2018
Submitted by: wpr.wheeler
Verified by: John Calhoun
Verified date: Mar 12, 2021
Region: United States, Maine, York County

Pale Alder Moth
Tacparia detersata

Observation date: Jun 05, 2019
Submitted by: npacadia
Verified by: curtis.lehman
Verified date: Mar 12, 2021
Region: United States, Maine, Hancock County

Pale Alder Moth
Tacparia detersata

Observation date: Jun 05, 2019
Submitted by: npacadia
Verified by: curtis.lehman
Verified date: Mar 12, 2021
Region: United States, Maine, Hancock County
Observation date: Jun 06, 2019
Submitted by: npacadia
Verified by: curtis.lehman
Verified date: Mar 12, 2021
Region: United States, Maine, Hancock County

Forked Grass-veneer
Crambus bidens

Observation date: Aug 18, 2015
Submitted by: Kathy Brown
Verified by: jwileyrains
Verified date: Mar 12, 2021
Region: United States, Maine, Hancock County
Observation date: Jun 05, 2019
Submitted by: npacadia
Verified by: jwileyrains
Verified date: Mar 12, 2021
Region: United States, Maine, Hancock County

Ambiguous Moth
Lascoria ambigualis

Observation date: Aug 08, 2014
Submitted by: devjohnstone
Verified by: Sue Gregoire
Verified date: Mar 11, 2021
Region: United States, Maine, Kennebec County

White Spotted Sable Moth
Anania funebris

Observation date: Jun 14, 2016
Submitted by: Frederick Gralenski
Verified by: Sue Gregoire
Verified date: Mar 11, 2021
Region: United States, Maine, Washington County

Toothed Somberwing
Euclidia cuspidea

Observation date: Jun 16, 2016
Submitted by: mborn12
Verified by: Sue Gregoire
Verified date: Mar 11, 2021
Region: United States, Maine, Cumberland County

Small Magpie
Eurrhypara hortulata

Observation date: Jun 19, 2016
Submitted by: rocksnstars
Verified by: Sue Gregoire
Verified date: Mar 11, 2021
Region: United States, Maine, Oxford County

Saddled Prominent
Heterocampa guttivitta

Observation date: Jun 26, 2016
Submitted by: Racetall
Verified by: Sue Gregoire
Verified date: Mar 11, 2021
Region: United States, Maine, Waldo County
Observation date: Jun 28, 2016
Submitted by: bethanybob
Verified by: Sue Gregoire
Verified date: Mar 11, 2021
Region: United States, Maine, York (mainland only) County

Eight-spotted Forester
Alypia octomaculata

Observation date: Jun 27, 2016
Submitted by: rocksnstars
Verified by: Sue Gregoire
Verified date: Mar 11, 2021
Region: United States, Maine, Oxford County
Observation date: Jun 19, 2018
Submitted by: rocksnstars
Verified by: jwileyrains
Verified date: Mar 11, 2021
Region: United States, Maine, Oxford County

Modest sphinx
Pachysphinx modesta

Observation date: Jul 01, 2016
Submitted by: Seanmdaigle1
Verified by: Sue Gregoire
Verified date: Mar 11, 2021
Region: United States, Maine, Aroostook County

Rosy maple moth
Dryocampa rubicunda

Observation date: Jul 07, 2016
Submitted by: frere jacques 1940
Verified by: Sue Gregoire
Verified date: Mar 11, 2021
Region: United States, Maine, Cumberland County

Poplar Carpenterworm Moth
Acossus centerensis

Observation date: Jul 04, 2016
Submitted by: rocksnstars
Verified by: Sue Gregoire
Verified date: Mar 11, 2021
Region: United States, Maine, Oxford County