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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Confused Haploa
Haploa confusa

Observation date: Jul 14, 2015
Submitted by: Jarchibold
Verified by: owlbyr
Verified date: Sep 23, 2022
Region: United States, New York, Saratoga County

Bedstraw hawkmoth
Hyles gallii

Observation date: Sep 22, 2022
Submitted by: Jim Lowe
Verified by: Sue Gregoire
Verified date: Sep 23, 2022
Region: United States, New York, Tompkins County

Confused Haploa
Haploa confusa

Observation date: Jul 19, 2014
Submitted by: Intrinsic3141
Verified by: owlbyr
Verified date: Sep 22, 2022
Region: United States, New York, Ulster County
Observation date: Jul 05, 2014
Submitted by: thepethealer
Verified by: owlbyr
Verified date: Sep 22, 2022
Region: United States, New York

Confused Haploa
Haploa confusa

Observation date: Jul 21, 2013
Submitted by: lisagorn
Verified by: owlbyr
Verified date: Sep 22, 2022
Region: United States, New York, Otsego County
Observation date: Jul 19, 2012
Submitted by: eicg
Verified by: owlbyr
Verified date: Sep 22, 2022
Region: United States, New York, Otsego County
Observation date: Sep 19, 2022
Submitted by: RLS
Verified by: jmgesell
Verified date: Sep 19, 2022
Region: United States, New York, Monroe County

Hickory Tussock Moth or Hickory Tiger Moth
Lophocampa caryae

Observation date: Sep 16, 2022
Submitted by: Ed Harrison
Verified by: jmgesell
Verified date: Sep 18, 2022
Region: United States, New York, Saratoga County

Common Idia Moth
Idia aemula

Observation date: Sep 17, 2022
Submitted by: Jim Lowe
Verified by: Sue Gregoire
Verified date: Sep 18, 2022
Region: United States, New York, Tompkins County

Gold-striped Leaftier Moth
Machimia tentoriferella

Observation date: Sep 16, 2022
Submitted by: Jim Lowe
Verified by: Sue Gregoire
Verified date: Sep 18, 2022
Region: United States, New York, Tompkins County
Observation date: Sep 17, 2022
Submitted by: getherington
Verified by: jmgesell
Verified date: Sep 17, 2022
Region: United States, New York, Putnam County

Salt Marsh Moth or Acrea Moth
Estigmene acrea

Observation date: Sep 15, 2022
Submitted by: Jim Lowe
Verified by: jwileyrains
Verified date: Sep 16, 2022
Region: United States, New York, Tompkins County
Observation date: Sep 14, 2022
Submitted by: RLS
Verified by: jmgesell
Verified date: Sep 16, 2022
Region: United States, New York, Monroe County

Summer Azure
Celastrina neglecta

Observation date: Aug 28, 2022
Submitted by: joanfiller
Verified by: jmgesell
Verified date: Sep 16, 2022
Region: United States, New York, Tompkins County

Large Lace-border
Scopula limboundata

Observation date: Sep 13, 2022
Submitted by: Jim Lowe
Verified by: Sue Gregoire
Verified date: Sep 15, 2022
Region: United States, New York, Tompkins County

White-dotted Prominent
Nadata gibbosa

Observation date: Sep 13, 2022
Submitted by: lumpydave84
Verified by: jwileyrains
Verified date: Sep 14, 2022
Region: United States, New York, Suffolk County

Common Grass-veneer Moth
Crambus praefectellus

Observation date: Sep 13, 2022
Submitted by: lumpydave84
Verified by: Sue Gregoire
Verified date: Sep 14, 2022
Region: United States, New York, Suffolk County
Observation date: Sep 12, 2022
Submitted by: RLS
Verified by: jmgesell
Verified date: Sep 13, 2022
Region: United States, New York, Monroe County

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
Papilio glaucus

Observation date: Sep 02, 2022
Submitted by: Jim Lowe
Verified by: jmgesell
Verified date: Sep 13, 2022
Region: United States, New York, Tompkins County

Bronzed Cutworm Moth
Nephelodes minians

Observation date: Sep 10, 2022
Submitted by: Jim Lowe
Verified by: Sue Gregoire
Verified date: Sep 13, 2022
Region: United States, New York, Tompkins County

Meadow Fritillary
Boloria bellona

Observation date: Sep 09, 2022
Submitted by: Jim Lowe
Verified by: jmgesell
Verified date: Sep 12, 2022
Region: United States, New York, Tompkins County

Zabulon Skipper
Poanes zabulon

Observation date: Aug 22, 2022
Submitted by: rarluck@gmail.com
Verified by: jmgesell
Verified date: Sep 12, 2022
Region: United States, New York, Suffolk County

Zabulon Skipper
Poanes zabulon

Observation date: Aug 22, 2022
Submitted by: rarluck@gmail.com
Verified by: jmgesell
Verified date: Sep 12, 2022
Region: United States, New York, Suffolk County
Observation date: Aug 23, 2022
Submitted by: rarluck@gmail.com
Verified by: jmgesell
Verified date: Sep 12, 2022
Region: United States, New York, Suffolk County

Cabbage White
Pieris rapae

Observation date: Sep 10, 2022
Submitted by: Pegasus24
Verified by: jmgesell
Verified date: Sep 12, 2022
Region: United States, New York, Saratoga County

Spicebush Swallowtail
Papilio troilus

Observation date: Aug 11, 2022
Submitted by: elkeno
Verified by: jmgesell
Verified date: Sep 12, 2022
Region: United States, New York

Eastern Comma
Polygonia comma

Observation date: Jul 15, 2022
Submitted by: elkeno
Verified by: jmgesell
Verified date: Sep 12, 2022
Region: United States, New York

Painted Lady
Vanessa cardui

Observation date: May 26, 2022
Submitted by: elkeno
Verified by: jmgesell
Verified date: Sep 12, 2022
Region: United States, New York, Queens County

Sparganothis Fruitworm Moth
Sparganothis sulfureana

Observation date: Sep 09, 2022
Submitted by: Jim Lowe
Verified by: Sue Gregoire
Verified date: Sep 10, 2022
Region: United States, New York, Tompkins County

Fringe-Tree Sallow
Adita chionanthi

Observation date: Sep 08, 2022
Submitted by: Jim Lowe
Verified by: Sue Gregoire
Verified date: Sep 10, 2022
Region: United States, New York, Tompkins County
Observation date: Sep 09, 2022
Submitted by: Jim Lowe
Verified by: Sue Gregoire
Verified date: Sep 10, 2022
Region: United States, New York, Tompkins County

Red Twin-spot
Xanthorhoe ferrugata

Observation date: Sep 08, 2022
Submitted by: Jim Lowe
Verified by: Sue Gregoire
Verified date: Sep 10, 2022
Region: United States, New York, Tompkins County

Arcigera Flower Moth
Schinia arcigera

Observation date: Sep 09, 2022
Submitted by: Jasper
Verified by: Sue Gregoire
Verified date: Sep 10, 2022
Region: United States, New York, Genesee County

Northern Pine Looper Moth
Caripeta piniata

Observation date: Jul 03, 2022
Submitted by: Barometz
Verified by: Sue Gregoire
Verified date: Sep 09, 2022
Region: United States, New York, Essex County

Bog Bibarrambla Moth
Bibarrambla allenella

Observation date: Jul 02, 2022
Submitted by: Barometz
Verified by: Sue Gregoire
Verified date: Sep 09, 2022
Region: United States, New York, Essex County

Rosy maple moth
Dryocampa rubicunda

Observation date: Jul 02, 2022
Submitted by: Barometz
Verified by: Sue Gregoire
Verified date: Sep 09, 2022
Region: United States, New York, Essex County

One-Spotted Variant
Hypagyrtis unipunctata

Observation date: Jul 02, 2022
Submitted by: Barometz
Verified by: Sue Gregoire
Verified date: Sep 09, 2022
Region: United States, New York, Essex County

Sharp-angled Carpet
Euphyia intermediata

Observation date: Sep 07, 2022
Submitted by: Jim Lowe
Verified by: Sue Gregoire
Verified date: Sep 09, 2022
Region: United States, New York, Tompkins County

The Penitent Underwing
Catocala piatrix

Observation date: Sep 08, 2022
Submitted by: Jim Lowe
Verified by: Sue Gregoire
Verified date: Sep 09, 2022
Region: United States, New York, Tompkins County

Carolina sphinx
Manduca sexta

Observation date: Sep 08, 2022
Submitted by: CBelair1007
Verified by: Sue Gregoire
Verified date: Sep 09, 2022
Region: United States, New York, Monroe County

Waterlily Leafcutter Moth
Elophila obliteralis

Observation date: Sep 07, 2022
Submitted by: Jim Lowe
Verified by: Sue Gregoire
Verified date: Sep 09, 2022
Region: United States, New York, Tompkins County

Salt Marsh Moth or Acrea Moth
Estigmene acrea

Observation date: Sep 08, 2022
Submitted by: lumpydave84
Verified by: jwileyrains
Verified date: Sep 09, 2022
Region: United States, New York, Suffolk County

American Dagger Moth
Acronicta americana

Observation date: Sep 08, 2022
Submitted by: emilyliberty
Verified by: jmgesell
Verified date: Sep 09, 2022
Region: United States, New York, Clinton County
Observation date: Sep 08, 2022
Submitted by: RLS
Verified by: jmgesell
Verified date: Sep 09, 2022
Region: United States, New York, Monroe County
Observation date: Sep 08, 2022
Submitted by: RLS
Verified by: jmgesell
Verified date: Sep 09, 2022
Region: United States, New York, Monroe County

The Bride
Catocala neogama

Observation date: Sep 07, 2022
Submitted by: Jim Lowe
Verified by: Sue Gregoire
Verified date: Sep 07, 2022
Region: United States, New York, Tompkins County

American Idia Moth
Idia americalis

Observation date: Sep 07, 2022
Submitted by: Jim Lowe
Verified by: Sue Gregoire
Verified date: Sep 07, 2022
Region: United States, New York, Tompkins County

Zabulon Skipper
Poanes zabulon

Observation date: Sep 02, 2022
Submitted by: lantana
Verified by: jmgesell
Verified date: Sep 06, 2022
Region: United States, New York, Suffolk County
Observation date: Sep 04, 2022
Submitted by: Jim Lowe
Verified by: Sue Gregoire
Verified date: Sep 06, 2022
Region: United States, New York, Tompkins County

'Astyanax' Red-spotted Purple
Limenitis arthemis astyanax

Observation date: Sep 05, 2022
Submitted by: lantana
Verified by: jmgesell
Verified date: Sep 05, 2022
Region: United States, New York, Suffolk County

Orange-tipped oakworm moth
Anisota senatoria

Observation date: Sep 05, 2022
Submitted by: lumpydave84
Verified by: jwileyrains
Verified date: Sep 05, 2022
Region: United States, New York, Suffolk County

Chickweed Geometer
Haematopis grataria

Observation date: Sep 03, 2022
Submitted by: Jasper
Verified by: Sue Gregoire
Verified date: Sep 05, 2022
Region: United States, New York, Genesee County
Observation date: Sep 03, 2022
Submitted by: RLS
Verified by: jmgesell
Verified date: Sep 04, 2022
Region: United States, New York, Monroe County

European Yellow Underwing
Noctua pronuba

Observation date: Sep 03, 2022
Submitted by: Jim Lowe
Verified by: Sue Gregoire
Verified date: Sep 04, 2022
Region: United States, New York, Tompkins County

Glossy Black Idia Moth
Idia lubricalis

Observation date: Sep 03, 2022
Submitted by: lumpydave84
Verified by: Sue Gregoire
Verified date: Sep 04, 2022
Region: United States, New York, Suffolk County

Large Tolype Moth
Tolype velleda

Observation date: Sep 03, 2022
Submitted by: Jim Lowe
Verified by: Sue Gregoire
Verified date: Sep 03, 2022
Region: United States, New York, Tompkins County

Ipsilon Dart
Agrotis ipsilon

Observation date: Sep 02, 2022
Submitted by: Jim Lowe
Verified by: Sue Gregoire
Verified date: Sep 02, 2022
Region: United States, New York, Tompkins County

The Bent-line Carpet
Costaconvexa centrostrigaria

Observation date: Sep 01, 2022
Submitted by: Jim Lowe
Verified by: Sue Gregoire
Verified date: Sep 02, 2022
Region: United States, New York, Tompkins County

Master's Dart
Feltia herilis

Observation date: Aug 31, 2022
Submitted by: Jim Lowe
Verified by: Sue Gregoire
Verified date: Sep 02, 2022
Region: United States, New York, Tompkins County

Chickweed Geometer
Haematopis grataria

Observation date: Sep 01, 2022
Submitted by: Jim Lowe
Verified by: Sue Gregoire
Verified date: Sep 02, 2022
Region: United States, New York, Tompkins County

Pandorus Sphinx
Eumorpha pandorus

Observation date: Aug 31, 2022
Submitted by: Ztabbaa
Verified by: Sue Gregoire
Verified date: Sep 02, 2022
Region: United States, New York, Kings County

Northern Crescent
Phyciodes cocyta

Observation date: Aug 24, 2022
Submitted by: k.d.stutzman
Verified by: jmgesell
Verified date: Sep 01, 2022
Region: United States, New York, Lewis County

Pandorus Sphinx
Eumorpha pandorus

Observation date: Aug 21, 2022
Submitted by: Madqueen74
Verified by: Sue Gregoire
Verified date: Sep 01, 2022
Region: United States, New York, New York County

Smith's Dart
Xestia smithii

Observation date: Aug 31, 2022
Submitted by: Finn_L
Verified by: Sue Gregoire
Verified date: Sep 01, 2022
Region: United States, New York, Tioga County

Corn Earworm Moth
Helicoverpa zea

Observation date: Aug 30, 2022
Submitted by: lantana
Verified by: Sue Gregoire
Verified date: Sep 01, 2022
Region: United States, New York, Suffolk County

Brown-shaded Gray
Iridopsis defectaria

Observation date: Aug 31, 2022
Submitted by: lantana
Verified by: Sue Gregoire
Verified date: Sep 01, 2022
Region: United States, New York, Suffolk County

Fall Webworm Moth
Hyphantria cunea

Observation date: Aug 31, 2022
Submitted by: lantana
Verified by: jwileyrains
Verified date: Sep 01, 2022
Region: United States, New York, Suffolk County

Spicebush Swallowtail
Papilio troilus

Observation date: Aug 31, 2022
Submitted by: lantana
Verified by: jmgesell
Verified date: Aug 31, 2022
Region: United States, New York, Suffolk County

Brown-shaded Gray
Iridopsis defectaria

Observation date: Aug 30, 2022
Submitted by: lumpydave84
Verified by: Sue Gregoire
Verified date: Aug 31, 2022
Region: United States, New York, Suffolk County

Hollow-spotted Angle
Digrammia gnophosaria

Observation date: Aug 29, 2022
Submitted by: lumpydave84
Verified by: Sue Gregoire
Verified date: Aug 31, 2022
Region: United States, New York, Suffolk County

Carolina sphinx
Manduca sexta

Observation date: Aug 30, 2022
Submitted by: LeeAnn Helmer
Verified by: jwileyrains
Verified date: Aug 30, 2022
Region: United States, New York, Herkimer County

Red-humped Caterpillar Moth
Schizura concinna

Observation date: Aug 30, 2022
Submitted by: LeeAnn Helmer
Verified by: jwileyrains
Verified date: Aug 30, 2022
Region: United States, New York, Herkimer County
Observation date: Aug 26, 2022
Submitted by: 03lsampson
Verified by: jmgesell
Verified date: Aug 30, 2022
Region: United States, New York
Observation date: Aug 28, 2022
Submitted by: lumpydave84
Verified by: Sue Gregoire
Verified date: Aug 29, 2022
Region: United States, New York, Suffolk County

Silver-bordered Fritillary
Boloria selene

Observation date: Aug 28, 2022
Submitted by: ellenjones6
Verified by: jmgesell
Verified date: Aug 28, 2022
Region: United States, New York, Essex County

Fall Webworm Moth
Hyphantria cunea

Observation date: Aug 28, 2022
Submitted by: lumpydave84
Verified by: jwileyrains
Verified date: Aug 28, 2022
Region: United States, New York, Suffolk County

White Pine Cone Borer
Eucosma tocullionana

Observation date: Aug 27, 2022
Submitted by: lumpydave84
Verified by: Sue Gregoire
Verified date: Aug 28, 2022
Region: United States, New York, Suffolk County

Large Maple Spanworm Moth
Prochoerodes lineola

Observation date: Aug 27, 2022
Submitted by: Jmara323
Verified by: Sue Gregoire
Verified date: Aug 28, 2022
Region: United States, New York, Orange County