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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Common Pinkband
Ogdoconta cinereola

Observation date: May 07, 2021
Submitted by: jnchandler
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: May 12, 2021
Region: United States, South Carolina, Aiken County
Observation date: May 10, 2021
Submitted by: Hcurtiss83
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: May 11, 2021
Region: United States, South Carolina, Sumter County

The Bad-wing
Dyspteris abortivaria

Observation date: May 09, 2021
Submitted by: jnchandler
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: May 10, 2021
Region: United States, South Carolina, McCormick County

Discolored Renia Moth
Renia discoloralis

Observation date: May 09, 2021
Submitted by: jnchandler
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: May 09, 2021
Region: United States, South Carolina, McCormick County

Io moth
Automeris io

Observation date: May 09, 2021
Submitted by: scottqueen896
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: May 09, 2021
Region: United States, South Carolina, Berkeley County

Red-bordered Emerald
Nemoria lixaria

Observation date: May 05, 2021
Submitted by: Kland90
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: May 09, 2021
Region: United States, South Carolina, Dorchester County

Speckled Renia Moth
Renia adspergillus

Observation date: May 06, 2021
Submitted by: Dennis Forsythe
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: May 09, 2021
Region: United States, South Carolina, Charleston County

Small Mocis
Mocis latipes

Observation date: Sep 21, 2020
Submitted by: jnchandler
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: May 09, 2021
Region: United States, South Carolina, Aiken County

Pandorus Sphinx
Eumorpha pandorus

Observation date: May 07, 2021
Submitted by: Kland90
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: May 09, 2021
Region: United States, South Carolina, Dorchester County

One-Spotted Variant
Hypagyrtis unipunctata

Observation date: May 06, 2021
Submitted by: jnchandler
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: May 08, 2021
Region: United States, South Carolina, McCormick County

Brown-shaded Gray
Iridopsis defectaria

Observation date: Apr 19, 2021
Submitted by: jnchandler
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: May 06, 2021
Region: United States, South Carolina, Aiken County
Observation date: Apr 19, 2021
Submitted by: jnchandler
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: May 06, 2021
Region: United States, South Carolina, Aiken County

Red Admiral
Vanessa atalanta

Observation date: Apr 29, 2021
Submitted by: GS Troop 532
Verified by: Dennis Forsythe
Verified date: May 05, 2021
Region: United States, South Carolina, Charleston County

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
Papilio glaucus

Observation date: May 07, 2014
Submitted by: rengeman
Verified by: Dennis Forsythe
Verified date: May 05, 2021
Region: United States, South Carolina, Greenville County

Polyphemus moth
Antheraea polyphemus

Observation date: May 01, 2021
Submitted by: Jessiemitchell97
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: May 02, 2021
Region: United States, South Carolina, Union County

The Bent-line Carpet
Costaconvexa centrostrigaria

Observation date: Apr 26, 2021
Submitted by: jnchandler
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: May 01, 2021
Region: United States, South Carolina, Aiken County

Forest Tent Caterpillar Moth
Malacosoma disstria

Observation date: Apr 23, 2021
Submitted by: jnchandler
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: Apr 29, 2021
Region: United States, South Carolina, Aiken County

Mournful Thyris
Thyris sepulchralis

Observation date: Apr 23, 2021
Submitted by: jnchandler
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: Apr 27, 2021
Region: United States, South Carolina, Aiken County

Black-and-yellow Lichen Moth
Lycomorpha pholus

Observation date: Apr 23, 2021
Submitted by: jnchandler
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: Apr 24, 2021
Region: United States, South Carolina, Aiken County

Cecropia silkmoth
Hyalophora cecropia

Observation date: Apr 17, 2021
Submitted by: eroberthom
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: Apr 24, 2021
Region: United States, South Carolina, Charleston County
Observation date: Apr 20, 2021
Submitted by: jnchandler
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: Apr 23, 2021
Region: United States, South Carolina, Aiken County
Observation date: Apr 21, 2021
Submitted by: Ken Cheeks
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: Apr 22, 2021
Region: United States, South Carolina, Edgefield County

Hessel's Hairstreak
Callophrys hesseli

Observation date: Apr 05, 2021
Submitted by: ncrosbyrd
Verified by: Dennis Forsythe
Verified date: Apr 22, 2021
Region: United States, South Carolina, Chesterfield County

Eastern Pine Elfin
Callophrys niphon

Observation date: Apr 05, 2021
Submitted by: ncrosbyrd
Verified by: Dennis Forsythe
Verified date: Apr 22, 2021
Region: United States, South Carolina, Chesterfield County