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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

Photos from the 2009 gathering in Washington


Nymph of some type? Are they the same type of insect? - Metcalfa pruinosa
Nymph of some type? Are they the same type of insect? - Metcalfa pruinosa
Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wisconsin, USA
August 20, 2017
Size: 3/8"
1 of 3 images of this specimen.
Are these the same insect? With the lighter color being younger?

Cicadellidae - female
Cicadellidae - Female
Overland Park, Johnson County, Kansas, USA
August 20, 2017
3 of 3 images of this specimen.

Cicadellidae - female
Cicadellidae - Female
Overland Park, Johnson County, Kansas, USA
August 20, 2017
2 of 3 images of this specimen.

Spider 7
Spider 7
San Bruno, San Mateo County, California, USA
August 19, 2017
Size: Approximately 20mm
1 of 2 images of this specimen.
Web spans the gap of approximately 1 m between two bushes, web orb diameter approximately 40 cm and about 1.5 m off of the ground. Spends the day on one of the branches where the web is attached.

Cicadellidae - female
Cicadellidae - Female
Overland Park, Johnson County, Kansas, USA
August 20, 2017
1 of 3 images of this specimen.
Small leafhopper collected from mowed turf in an urbanized area.

Common Angle Moth (Macaria aemulataria)?
Common Angle Moth (Macaria aemulataria)?
California (city)/Wawa, St. Mary's County, Maryland, USA
August 20, 2017
I think this is a Common Angle Moth (Macaria aemulataria) but the Macaria are very confusing. Can you confirm? Thanks!

Small Hairy Bee - Andrena nubecula
Small Hairy Bee - Andrena nubecula
Bowmanville, Durham, Ontario, Canada
August 13, 2017
Size: ~8mm
2 of 2 images of this specimen.
photographed on Solidago (Little Lemon)

Small Hairy Bee - Andrena nubecula - male
Small Hairy Bee - Andrena nubecula - Male
Bowmanville, Durham, Ontario, Canada
August 13, 2017
Size: ~8mm
1 of 2 images of this specimen.
photographed on Solidago (Little Lemon)

early instar io - Automeris io
early instar io - Automeris io
Bradford County, Pennsylvania, USA
July 19, 2017
4 of 4 images of this specimen.

polyphemus - Antheraea polyphemus
polyphemus - Antheraea polyphemus
Bradford County, Pennsylvania, USA
August 20, 2017
found on dogwood

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