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

Dreamy Duskywing
Erynnis icelus

Observation date: May 10, 2021
Submitted by: Cactuswren1976
Verified by: stevecary
Verified date: May 13, 2021
Region: United States, New Mexico, Los Alamos County

Thicket Hairstreak
Callophrys spinetorum

Observation date: May 11, 2021
Submitted by: Cactuswren1976
Verified by: stevecary
Verified date: May 13, 2021
Region: United States, New Mexico, Santa Fe County

Sagebrush Checkerspot
Chlosyne acastus

Observation date: May 07, 2021
Submitted by: rebeccagracey
Verified by: stevecary
Verified date: May 13, 2021
Region: United States, New Mexico, Grant County

Viereck's Skipper
Atrytonopsis vierecki

Observation date: May 07, 2021
Submitted by: rebeccagracey
Verified by: stevecary
Verified date: May 13, 2021
Region: United States, New Mexico, Grant County

Arizona Hairstreak
Erora quaderna

Observation date: May 07, 2021
Submitted by: rebeccagracey
Verified by: stevecary
Verified date: May 13, 2021
Region: United States, New Mexico, Grant County
Observation date: May 06, 2021
Submitted by: Cactuswren1976
Verified by: stevecary
Verified date: May 09, 2021
Region: United States, New Mexico

Sonoran Metalmark
Apodemia mejicanus

Observation date: May 02, 2021
Submitted by: Aner
Verified by: stevecary
Verified date: May 09, 2021
Region: United States, New Mexico, Bernalillo County

Southwestern Orangetip
Anthocharis thoosa

Observation date: May 02, 2021
Submitted by: Aner
Verified by: stevecary
Verified date: May 09, 2021
Region: United States, New Mexico, Bernalillo County

Satyr Comma
Polygonia satyrus

Observation date: May 01, 2021
Submitted by: chneal
Verified by: stevecary
Verified date: May 09, 2021
Region: United States, New Mexico, Los Alamos County

Mourning Cloak
Nymphalis antiopa

Observation date: May 06, 2021
Submitted by: AK40Sowka
Verified by: stevecary
Verified date: May 09, 2021
Region: United States, New Mexico, Otero County

Sonoran Metalmark
Apodemia mejicanus

Observation date: May 05, 2021
Submitted by: John Wilson
Verified by: stevecary
Verified date: May 09, 2021
Region: United States, New Mexico, Socorro County

Marine Blue
Leptotes marina

Observation date: May 03, 2021
Submitted by: JudyLY
Verified by: stevecary
Verified date: May 09, 2021
Region: United States, New Mexico

Gray Hairstreak
Strymon melinus

Observation date: May 03, 2021
Submitted by: JudyLY
Verified by: stevecary
Verified date: May 09, 2021
Region: United States, New Mexico

Black Swallowtail
Papilio polyxenes

Observation date: May 04, 2021
Submitted by: Reneerob17
Verified by: stevecary
Verified date: May 09, 2021
Region: United States, New Mexico, Bernalillo County

Satyr Comma
Polygonia satyrus

Observation date: Apr 14, 2021
Submitted by: topper72
Verified by: stevecary
Verified date: May 08, 2021
Region: United States, New Mexico, Los Alamos County

Western Green Hairstreak
Callophrys affinis

Observation date: May 02, 2021
Submitted by: topper72
Verified by: stevecary
Verified date: May 08, 2021
Region: United States, New Mexico, Los Alamos County

Pacuvius Duskywing
Erynnis pacuvius

Observation date: May 02, 2021
Submitted by: topper72
Verified by: stevecary
Verified date: May 08, 2021
Region: United States, New Mexico, Los Alamos County

Spring White
Pontia sisymbrii

Observation date: Apr 29, 2021
Submitted by: topper72
Verified by: stevecary
Verified date: May 08, 2021
Region: United States, New Mexico, Los Alamos County

Desert Marble
Euchloe lotta

Observation date: May 06, 2021
Submitted by: stevecary
Verified by: stevecary
Verified date: May 08, 2021
Region: Rio Arriba County, New Mexico, United States

Mountain Checkered-Skipper
Pyrgus xanthus

Observation date: May 06, 2021
Submitted by: stevecary
Verified by: stevecary
Verified date: May 08, 2021
Region: Rio Arriba County, New Mexico, United States

Sheridan's Green Hairstreak
Callophrys sheridanii

Observation date: May 06, 2021
Submitted by: stevecary
Verified by: stevecary
Verified date: May 08, 2021
Region: Rio Arriba County, New Mexico, United States

Green Comma
Polygonia faunus

Observation date: Apr 29, 2021
Submitted by: Cactuswren1976
Verified by: jwileyrains
Verified date: May 03, 2021
Region: United States, New Mexico, Santa Fe County

Spring White
Pontia sisymbrii

Observation date: May 01, 2021
Submitted by: Cactuswren1976
Verified by: stevecary
Verified date: May 03, 2021
Region: United States, New Mexico, Los Alamos County

Mylitta Crescent
Phyciodes mylitta

Observation date: May 01, 2021
Submitted by: Cactuswren1976
Verified by: stevecary
Verified date: May 03, 2021
Region: United States, New Mexico, Los Alamos County