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For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada
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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


Order Odonata - Dragonflies and Damselflies

Dragonfly on Post - Aeshna canadensis Whiteface sp - Dot-tailed or Belted female? - Leucorrhinia intacta Autumn Meadowhawk. - Sympetrum vicinum Leucorrhinia, maybe imm. male frigida? - Leucorrhinia frigida rootbeer brown dragonfly - Libellula luctuosa - male Brown Dragonfly - Libellula saturata Tanypteryx nymph - Tanypteryx hageni Variegated Meadowhawk - Sympetrum corruptum - male

Spreadwing Damselfly - Lestes dryas Damselfly nymph Damselfly Blue Damselfly - Lestes Damselfly - Ischnura verticalis - female damselfly Unidentifiable Bluet? 2 - Enallagma civile - male Damsel - Archilestes californica - male