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."

Morrison's Pero
Pero morrisonaria

Observation date: Jun 20, 2022
Submitted by: dawittrock2231
Verified by: Ilona L.
Verified date: Nov 21, 2022
Region: United States, Wisconsin, Wood County

Slender clearwing
Hemaris gracilis

Observation date: Jun 10, 2022
Submitted by: terrymortier
Verified by: Ilona L.
Verified date: Nov 20, 2022
Region: United States, Wisconsin, Burnett County
Observation date: Jul 12, 2015
Submitted by: Ilona L.
Verified by: Ilona L.
Verified date: Nov 18, 2022
Region: Dane County, Wisconsin, United States

Milkweed Tussock Moth or Milkweed Tiger Moth
Euchaetes egle

Observation date: Oct 02, 2022
Submitted by: Christine Stanke
Verified by: jmgesell
Verified date: Nov 17, 2022
Region: United States, Wisconsin, Portage County

Walker's Epinotia Moth
Epinotia transmissana

Observation date: Jul 17, 2022
Submitted by: Ilona L.
Verified by: Ilona L.
Verified date: Nov 14, 2022
Region: Dane County, Wisconsin, United States

Little Yellow
Pyrisitia lisa

Observation date: Jun 21, 2022
Submitted by: Seth Mueller
Verified by: Tom Middagh
Verified date: Nov 13, 2022
Region: United States, Wisconsin, Sauk County

The Bruce Spanworm
Operophtera bruceata

Observation date: Oct 26, 2022
Submitted by: trever
Verified by: Ilona L.
Verified date: Nov 12, 2022
Region: United States, Wisconsin, Marathon County
Observation date: Nov 09, 2022
Submitted by: Bob Jacobson
Verified by: Ilona L.
Verified date: Nov 11, 2022
Region: United States, Wisconsin, Chippewa County
Observation date: Nov 10, 2022
Submitted by: Bob Jacobson
Verified by: Ilona L.
Verified date: Nov 11, 2022
Region: United States, Wisconsin, Chippewa County

The Bruce Spanworm
Operophtera bruceata

Observation date: Nov 09, 2022
Submitted by: Bob Jacobson
Verified by: Ilona L.
Verified date: Nov 11, 2022
Region: United States, Wisconsin, Chippewa County

Celery Leaftier Moth
Udea rubigalis

Observation date: Nov 09, 2022
Submitted by: Bob Jacobson
Verified by: Ilona L.
Verified date: Nov 11, 2022
Region: United States, Wisconsin, Chippewa County

The Bruce Spanworm
Operophtera bruceata

Observation date: Nov 06, 2022
Submitted by: Thyger
Verified by: Ilona L.
Verified date: Nov 08, 2022
Region: United States, Wisconsin, Washington County

Celery Leaftier Moth
Udea rubigalis

Observation date: Nov 03, 2022
Submitted by: Bob Jacobson
Verified by: Ilona L.
Verified date: Nov 05, 2022
Region: United States, Wisconsin, Chippewa County

The Wedgling
Galgula partita

Observation date: Nov 03, 2022
Submitted by: Bob Jacobson
Verified by: Ilona L.
Verified date: Nov 05, 2022
Region: United States, Wisconsin, Chippewa County

Bicolored Sallow
Sunira bicolorago

Observation date: Nov 03, 2022
Submitted by: Bob Jacobson
Verified by: Ilona L.
Verified date: Nov 05, 2022
Region: United States, Wisconsin, Chippewa County

Corn Earworm Moth
Helicoverpa zea

Observation date: Nov 04, 2022
Submitted by: Bob Jacobson
Verified by: Ilona L.
Verified date: Nov 05, 2022
Region: United States, Wisconsin, Chippewa County
Observation date: Nov 03, 2022
Submitted by: Bob Jacobson
Verified by: Ilona L.
Verified date: Nov 05, 2022
Region: United States, Wisconsin, Chippewa County

Green Cloverworm Moth
Hypena scabra

Observation date: Nov 03, 2022
Submitted by: Bob Jacobson
Verified by: Ilona L.
Verified date: Nov 05, 2022
Region: United States, Wisconsin, Chippewa County

The Bruce Spanworm
Operophtera bruceata

Observation date: Nov 02, 2022
Submitted by: Bob Jacobson
Verified by: Ilona L.
Verified date: Nov 03, 2022
Region: United States, Wisconsin, Chippewa County

Tobacco Budworm Moth
Chloridea virescens

Observation date: Nov 02, 2022
Submitted by: Bob Jacobson
Verified by: Ilona L.
Verified date: Nov 03, 2022
Region: United States, Wisconsin, Chippewa County

Green Cloverworm Moth
Hypena scabra

Observation date: Nov 02, 2022
Submitted by: Bob Jacobson
Verified by: Ilona L.
Verified date: Nov 03, 2022
Region: United States, Wisconsin, Chippewa County

Corn Earworm Moth
Helicoverpa zea

Observation date: Nov 03, 2022
Submitted by: Bob Jacobson
Verified by: Ilona L.
Verified date: Nov 03, 2022
Region: United States, Wisconsin, Chippewa County
Observation date: Nov 01, 2022
Submitted by: Bob Jacobson
Verified by: Ilona L.
Verified date: Nov 02, 2022
Region: United States, Wisconsin, Chippewa County

Celery Leaftier Moth
Udea rubigalis

Observation date: Nov 01, 2022
Submitted by: Bob Jacobson
Verified by: Ilona L.
Verified date: Nov 02, 2022
Region: United States, Wisconsin, Chippewa County

Spiny Looper
Phigalia titea

Observation date: Jun 19, 2022
Submitted by: Bob Jacobson
Verified by: jmgesell
Verified date: Nov 01, 2022
Region: United States, Wisconsin, Chippewa County

Painted Lady
Vanessa cardui

Observation date: Nov 01, 2022
Submitted by: drmarc60223
Verified by: jmgesell
Verified date: Nov 01, 2022
Region: United States, Wisconsin, La Crosse County

Cabbage White
Pieris rapae

Observation date: Nov 01, 2022
Submitted by: drmarc60223
Verified by: jmgesell
Verified date: Nov 01, 2022
Region: United States, Wisconsin, La Crosse County

Clouded Sulphur
Colias philodice

Observation date: Nov 01, 2022
Submitted by: drmarc60223
Verified by: jmgesell
Verified date: Nov 01, 2022
Region: United States, Wisconsin, La Crosse County

Common Buckeye
Junonia coenia

Observation date: Nov 01, 2022
Submitted by: drmarc60223
Verified by: jmgesell
Verified date: Nov 01, 2022
Region: United States, Wisconsin, La Crosse County
Observation date: Oct 30, 2022
Submitted by: Bob Jacobson
Verified by: Ilona L.
Verified date: Nov 01, 2022
Region: United States, Wisconsin, Chippewa County

Celery Leaftier Moth
Udea rubigalis

Observation date: Oct 30, 2022
Submitted by: Bob Jacobson
Verified by: Ilona L.
Verified date: Nov 01, 2022
Region: United States, Wisconsin, Chippewa County
Observation date: Oct 28, 2022
Submitted by: Bob Jacobson
Verified by: Ilona L.
Verified date: Oct 30, 2022
Region: United States, Wisconsin, Chippewa County