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Butterflies & Moths of the World

Butterflies & Moths of the World

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Butterflies & Moths of the World
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Website 8,294 participants 68,882 spottings

Butterflies and Moths are insects of the order Lepidoptera. Their brilliant colors have inspired artistic depictions dating back to the Egyptians and their wing structure continues to inspire scientists and engineers today. Help us document their amazing diversity.

Butterflies & Moths of the World

Recent Spottings

Barea Moth Leuba Ridgway 5 1 Barea Moth
Phoebus Apollo - Petit Apollon - Hochalpen-Apollo DanielePralong 15 14 Phoebus Apollo -  Petit Apollon -  Hochalpen-Apollo
Unknown spotting Les Catchick 7 6 Unknown spotting
Skipper Butterfly SukanyaDatta 1 0 Skipper Butterfly
Weaver Ants' Nest SukanyaDatta 2 0 Weaver Ants' Nest
Agylla Lichen Moth / Mariposa-Agylla Oscar Neto 1 0 Agylla Lichen Moth / Mariposa-Agylla
Gulf fritillary The MnMs 1 0 Gulf fritillary
Podalia Flannel Moth / Mariposa-da-Lagarta-Cachorrinho Oscar Neto 3 0 Podalia Flannel Moth / Mariposa-da-Lagarta-Cachorrinho
Turquesa / Marsyas Hairstreak Oscar Neto 1 0 Turquesa / Marsyas Hairstreak
Cerodirphia Moth / Mariposa-Cerodirphia Oscar Neto 2 1 Cerodirphia Moth / Mariposa-Cerodirphia
Crimson Speckled Flunkey/Footman Malcolm Wilton-Jones 3 0 Crimson Speckled Flunkey/Footman
Hyalurga Tiger Moth / Mariposa-Tigre-Hyalurga Oscar Neto 6 0 Hyalurga Tiger Moth / Mariposa-Tigre-Hyalurga
Long-horned Moth Leuba Ridgway 2 0 Long-horned Moth
Dycladia Wasp Moth / Mariposa-Dycladia Oscar Neto 1 0 Dycladia Wasp Moth / Mariposa-Dycladia
Textured Emerald Mark Ridgway 5 0 Textured Emerald
Cassius Blue / Borboleta-Emília Oscar Neto 2 0 Cassius Blue / Borboleta-Emília
Diabinho / Long-Tailed Skipper Oscar Neto 1 0 Diabinho / Long-Tailed Skipper
Pyralid Moth Leuba Ridgway 5 0 Pyralid Moth
Provencal Chalk Hill Blue JordiPrats 4 5 Provencal Chalk Hill Blue
Commander Butterfly AlbertKang 7 2 Commander Butterfly
Unknown spotting Oscar Neto 1 0 Unknown spotting
Mountain White / Common-Green-Eyed White Oscar Neto 1 0 Mountain White / Common-Green-Eyed White
Mariposa-Falcão / Gaudy Sphinx Oscar Neto 1 0 Mariposa-Falcão / Gaudy Sphinx
Unknown spotting Oscar Neto 1 0 Unknown spotting
Metalmark Oscar Neto 1 0 Metalmark
Lesser Maple Spanworm Moth / Mariposa-do-Verme-de-Tronco Oscar Neto 1 0 Lesser Maple Spanworm Moth / Mariposa-do-Verme-de-Tronco
Cosmopterigid Moth Leuba Ridgway 2 0 Cosmopterigid Moth
Rustic Butterfly AlbertKang 3 2 Rustic Butterfly
Hackberry Emperor LuckyLogan 1 0 Hackberry Emperor
Chocolate Soldier Butterfly AlbertKang 2 1 Chocolate Soldier Butterfly
Moth AlbertKang 2 2 Moth
Butterfly AlbertKang 2 0 Butterfly
Periander Metalmark bayucca 29 22 Periander Metalmark
Common Bluebottle Butterfly AlbertKang 1 2 Common Bluebottle Butterfly
Unknown spotting JaniekevanDijk 5 0 Unknown spotting
Moth AlbertKang 1 0 Moth
Moth AlbertKang 1 0 Moth
Butterfly AlbertKang 1 0 Butterfly
Moth AlbertKang 1 0 Moth
Cyclopis caecutiens Francierlem 2 0 Cyclopis caecutiens
Unknown spotting DrNamgyalT.Sherpa 2 0 Unknown spotting
Nolid Moth DrNamgyalT.Sherpa 7 2 Nolid Moth
Unknown spotting DrNamgyalT.Sherpa 3 0 Unknown spotting
Long-tailed Blue Malcolm Wilton-Jones 2 0 Long-tailed Blue
Bath White Malcolm Wilton-Jones 2 0 Bath White
Unknown spotting DrNamgyalT.Sherpa 1 0 Unknown spotting
Unknown spotting DrNamgyalT.Sherpa 1 0 Unknown spotting
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Unknown spotting DrNamgyalT.Sherpa 3 0 Unknown spotting

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