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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

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Family Cantharidae - Soldier Beetles

beetle - Atalantycha dentigera Podabrus sp. - Podabrus brevicollis Cantharid - Rhagonycha umbrina Beetle - Atalantycha bilineata Soldier Beetle - Cantharis Rhagonycha mollis? - Rhagonycha mollis Cultellunguis? - Cultellunguis beetle062517b - Podabrus rugosulus

Margined Leatherwing? - Chauliognathus marginatus Margined Leatherwing - Chauliognathus marginatus Cantharid 1 - Chauliognathus limbicollis Chauliognathus pensylvanicus - Chauliognathus marginatus beetle - Chauliognathus opacus Trypherus frisoni or latipennis? - Trypherus Spotsylvania Insect #2 - Chauliognathus marginatus Another Chauliognathus? - Chauliognathus

beetle - Malthinus difficilis Mating soldier beetles - Malthinus occipitalis - male - female Cantharid - Malthodes - female Cantharid - Malthodes - female Cantharid - Malthodes - female Caccodes Coleoptera ? - Malthodes Beetle - Malthodes - male

Soldier Beetle (Silis sp.) - Silis - male Which one? - Silis spathulata - male Soldier Beetle - Polemius laticornis Discodon abdominale Beetle - Polemius limbatus soldier beetle? - Polemius laticornis Silis? - Silis - male LB BS - Polemius limbatus

Soldier Beetle Larva mystery larvae? Beetle Larva Ground beetle larva What's This epede? Butt shot Sawfly larvae sp? Unknown Bug on Pine Beetle larva