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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

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Family Xylophagidae

Brown Fly - Arthropeas americana Brown Fly - Arthropeas americana

fly - Coenomyia ferruginea - male Coenomyia ferruginea - female Mystery Orange Winged Bug... - Coenomyia ferruginea - female What is this? - Coenomyia ferruginea - female Unknown Diptera 2 - Coenomyia ferruginea - female Xylophagidae, dorsal - Coenomyia ferruginea - male orange asilomorph - Coenomyia ferruginea - female Coenomyia ferruginea - male

Fly - Dialysis unknown fly - Dialysis fasciventris Fly in rich woodlands - Dialysis elongata - female Xylophagid - Dialysis elongata - female Fly - Dialysis elongata - male Unknown Diptera - Dialysis elongata - male Fly IMG_2742 - Dialysis elongata - male Fly - Dialysis elongata

Unknown Fly - Rachicerus - female Rachicerus obscuripennis - male Rachicerus - Rachicerus obscuripennis - female Rachicerus - Rachicerus obscuripennis *FLY* ID Request - Rachicerus nitidus *FLY* ID Request - Rachicerus nitidus fly with unusual antennae - Xylophagidae? - Rachicerus Unknown fly - Rachicerus

Large Fly laying eggs - Xylophagus reflectens - female X. lugens? - Xylophagus cinctus Meadow Fly - Xylophagus decorus - female Xylophagus (Archimyia) - Xylophagus thinking Xylophagus - Xylophagus Xylophagid - Xylophagus Long-legged fly - Xylophagus Xylophagidae, pupa, ventral - Xylophagus