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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 8,292 participants 68,776 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

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Spicebush Swallowtail Gaby3 4 0 Spicebush Swallowtail
Virbia Moth Machi 7 0 Virbia Moth
Unknown spotting DrNamgyalT.Sherpa 3 0 Unknown spotting
Unknown spotting DrNamgyalT.Sherpa 3 0 Unknown spotting
Unknown spotting DrNamgyalT.Sherpa 2 0 Unknown spotting
Large Yeoman Female DrNamgyalT.Sherpa 2 0 Large Yeoman Female
Lemon Pansy DrNamgyalT.Sherpa 2 0 Lemon Pansy
Plain Sailor DrNamgyalT.Sherpa 2 0 Plain Sailor
Monarch Butterfly Christine Y. 1 1 Monarch Butterfly
Palimmeces Moth Leuba Ridgway 2 1 Palimmeces Moth
Pyralid Moth Leuba Ridgway 1 0 Pyralid Moth
Moth Wild Things 2 0 Moth
Unknown spotting johnlguerin 3 0 Unknown spotting
Epiplemiine moth Wild Things 2 0 Epiplemiine moth
Unknown spotting johnlguerin 2 0 Unknown spotting
Filata Moth Leuba Ridgway 1 0 Filata Moth
Looper Moth Pupa and Larva Bernadette S 3 1 Looper Moth Pupa and Larva
Geometrid Moth Wild Things 1 0 Geometrid Moth
Moth Wild Things 1 0 Moth
Geometer Moth Wild Things 3 0 Geometer Moth
Mariposa Tronadora TonyHdz 2 0 Mariposa Tronadora
Unknown spotting johnlguerin 1 0 Unknown spotting
Orange Panopoda Machi 1 0 Orange Panopoda
Julia butterfly jeslowery 1 0 Julia butterfly
Zebra Longwing jeslowery 1 0 Zebra Longwing
Mariposa TonyHdz 1 0 Mariposa
Golden Saphire DrNamgyalT.Sherpa 4 1 Golden Saphire
African Monarchs Mating Bernadette S 4 0 African Monarchs Mating
Oriental Common Maplet Atul 3 0 Oriental Common Maplet
Tussock moth Wild Things 1 0 Tussock moth
Tussock moth Wild Things 1 0 Tussock moth
Tussock moth Wild Things 1 0 Tussock moth
Golden Leaf Moth Leuba Ridgway 1 0 Golden Leaf Moth
Unknown spotting Machi 1 0 Unknown spotting
Unknown spotting DrNamgyalT.Sherpa 2 0 Unknown spotting
Black Geometrid Moth -2 Leuba Ridgway 5 3 Black Geometrid Moth -2
Unknown spotting DrNamgyalT.Sherpa 8 3 Unknown spotting
Unknown spotting DrNamgyalT.Sherpa 1 1 Unknown spotting
Red-necked Peanutworm Moth Machi 3 0 Red-necked Peanutworm Moth
Unknown spotting DrNamgyalT.Sherpa 2 0 Unknown spotting
Hypertrophid Moth Leuba Ridgway 3 0 Hypertrophid Moth
Common Cerulean DrNamgyalT.Sherpa 2 2 Common Cerulean
White-dotted Prominent Brian38 5 0 White-dotted Prominent
Mixed Punch Male DrNamgyalT.Sherpa 3 2 Mixed Punch Male
Tropical Checkered Skipper ♀ Machi 1 0 Tropical Checkered Skipper ♀
Unknown spotting DrNamgyalT.Sherpa 1 0 Unknown spotting
Unknown spotting DrNamgyalT.Sherpa 1 0 Unknown spotting
Plain Sailor DrNamgyalT.Sherpa 1 0 Plain Sailor
Indian Cabbage White DrNamgyalT.Sherpa 1 0 Indian Cabbage White
Unknown spotting DrNamgyalT.Sherpa 1 0 Unknown spotting

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