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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 Xylophagidae

Brown Fly - Arthropeas americana Brown Fly - Arthropeas americana

Huge Fly - Coenomyia ferruginea rusty orange fly - Coenomyia ferruginea What is this? - Coenomyia ferruginea Coenomyia ferruginea Brown Fly - Coenomyia ferruginea fly - Coenomyia ferruginea orange asilomorph - Coenomyia ferruginea Big Fly - Coenomyia ferruginea - female

unknown fly - Dialysis fasciventris Another fly - Dialysis elongata Not ringing any bells... - Dialysis fly - Dialysis elongata - female Fly on ground - Dialysis elongata Fly on ground - Dialysis elongata Dialysis Soldier Fly? - Dialysis rufithorax

Xylophagidae: Rachicerus obscuripennis - Rachicerus obscuripennis Xylophagid? - Rachicerus fulvicollis - female Not sure . . . . - Rachicerus honestus - male Fly - Rachicerus Fly being Eaten - Rachicerus obscuripennis Fly? - Rachicerus obscuripennis small Fly? - Rachicerus fulvicollis Unknown Fly - Rachicerus - female

X. lugens - Xylophagus cinctus Fly - Xylophagus fly larva - Xylophagus Xylophagus lugens Larvae found beneath white pine bark - Xylophagus Xylophagus? - Xylophagus xylophagid - Xylophagus lugens Fly for ID - Xylophagus