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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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Subfamily Sesiinae

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Cissuvora ampelopsis - Hodges #2521 - Cissuvora ampelopsis Cissuvora ampelopsis - male Moth resembles paper wasps - Cissuvora ampelopsis

Melittia species? - Melittia cucurbitae Squash-vine Borer? - Melittia cucurbitae Odd moth? - Melittia gloriosa SVB - Melittia cucurbitae - female Squash Vine Borer - Melittia cucurbitae Clearwing moth -- squash borer? - Melittia cucurbitae Unknown Bug - Melittia cucurbitae Sesiidae: Melittia cucurbitae - Melittia cucurbitae

Clearwing Moth - Osminia ruficornis Calasesia coccinea --? - Calasesia coccinea Calasesia coccinea --? - Calasesia coccinea moth 4 - Osminia ruficornis Calasesia coccinea on Pomaria jamesii - Calasesia coccinea Synanthedon sp.  - Osminia ruficornis Seseiid - Osminia ruficornis Sesiid - Osminia bicornicolis

Pennisetia marginata - Sesia tibiale - female Poplar Clearwing Borer - Sesia tibiale hornet moth  - Sesia tibiale - female hornet moth  - Sesia tibiale - female A wasp-mimicking moth, newly emerged from a cottonwood - Sesia tibiale moth 1 - Sesia apiformis moth 1 - Sesia apiformis Yellow Jacket Mimic Moth - Sesia tibiale

Sesiidae Moth (I think, but which) ??? - Synanthedon pyri - female Clematis Borer- Alcathoe carolinensis Engelhardt - Alcathoe carolinensis - male Moth maybe Eupatorium Borer Moth - Carmenta bassiformis? - Carmenta bassiformis insect04 120520 - Synanthedon acerni Maple Borer - Synanthedon acerni Carmenta bassiformis? - Carmenta bassiformis - female Borer in black knot gall on cherry (Prunus sp.) - Synanthedon pictipes Synanthedon possibly bolteri on Jamesia americana  - Synanthedon bolteri