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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


Family Scathophagidae - Dung Flies

Delininae - Neochirosia nuda Leaf-mining scathophagid - Parallelomma vittatum Blotch mine on trillium leaf leaf mine on Helleborine orchid - Parallelomma vittatum Americina adusta dung fly - Americina adusta Synchysa tricincta - male Synchysa tricincta - male

Golden Dung Flies - Scathophaga stercoraria - male - female Fly - Scathophaga orange bug - Scathophaga stercoraria Scatophagidae ? - Scathophaga stercoraria Fly - Scathophaga furcata Dung Fly - Cordilura Fly - Scathophaga furcata - male Some dung fly?  - Scathophaga furcata