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Upcoming Events

Photos of insects and people from the 2015 gathering in Wisconsin, July 10-12

Photos of insects and people from the 2014 gathering in Virginia, June 4-7.

Photos of insects and people from the 2013 gathering in Arizona, July 25-28

Photos of insects and people from the 2012 gathering in Alabama

Photos of insects and people from the 2011 gathering in Iowa

Photos from the 2010 Workshop in Grinnell, Iowa

Photos from the 2009 gathering in Washington


Family Rhagionidae - Snipe Flies

Yellow Diptera - Arthroceras fulvicorne

orange sitting fly-Chrysopilus quadratus? - Chrysopilus quadratus - male Snipe Fly - Chrysopilus velutinus Chrysopilus? - Chrysopilus quadratus Golden-backed Snipe Fly - Chrysopilus thoracicus Rhagionid - Chrysopilus modestus Mostly Black Flies mating - Chrysopilus thoracicus f99640 - Chrysopilus ornatus gold back fly - Chrysopilus

Fly - Rhagio Fly - Rhagio mystaceus - male Head and thorax detail - Rhagio mystaceus What kind of fly? - Rhagio mystaceus Rhagio mystaceus Fly - Rhagio Rhagio mystaceus? - Rhagio mystaceus Rhagio sp.? - Rhagio mystaceus - female

Snipe Fly Larva - Symphoromyia Watersnipe Fly? - Symphoromyia - male Diptera - Symphoromyia Predaceous larva, dorsal - Symphoromyia Predaceous larva, crest lateral - Symphoromyia Another angle - Symphoromyia - female rocky mountain bite fly - Symphoromyia hirta - female Biting fly - Symphoromyia - female