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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

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Tetragnatha
Tetragnatha
Oak Ridge, Guilford County, North Carolina, USA
April 21, 2017
Size: ~1cm
2 of 2 images of this specimen.
Porch light visitor.
Not near water.

Moth - Egira dolosa
Moth - Egira dolosa
Off Rt. 183 near Appalachian Trail, Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania, USA
April 20, 2012
On sheet with UV black light. Apparently southernmost BG record to date - Schuylkill County PA.

Tetragnatha
Tetragnatha
Oak Ridge, Guilford County, North Carolina, USA
April 21, 2017
Size: ~1cm
1 of 2 images of this specimen.
Porch light visitor.
Not near water.

Unknown larva - Acronicta afflicta
Unknown larva - Acronicta afflicta
Tampa, Hillsborough County, Florida, USA
April 25, 2017
Size: 1.25"
Found crawling on the ground near my milkweed, underneath oak trees.

Crab-like Rove Beetle
Crab-like Rove Beetle
Framingham, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, USA
Seems like a Crab-like Rove Beetle, maybe genus Sepedophilus? Found it running along the concrete bordering my shed. Quite tiny and magnificent!

Macaria transitaria - Blurry Chocolate Angle - Macaria transitaria
Macaria transitaria - Blurry Chocolate Angle - Macaria transitaria
Pitkin, Vernon Parish, Louisiana, USA
April 16, 2017
adds April data for La in BG

Plebeian sphinx - Paratrea plebeja
Plebeian sphinx - Paratrea plebeja
Oak Ridge, Guilford County, North Carolina, USA
April 21, 2017
Size: ~4cm long
Porch light visitor.
Rested on moth sheet all next day.

Anthomyia - male
Anthomyia - Male
Eugene, Lane County, Oregon, USA
April 20, 2017
Looks like A. oculifera

Hoverfly
Hoverfly
Horse Rock Ridge, Lane County, Oregon, USA
April 21, 2017
Looks like Criorhina aurea. Not the best shot, but I figured the guide could use the record.

sleepy or dreamy duskywing?
sleepy or dreamy duskywing?
Toledo, Lucas County, Ohio, USA
April 25, 2017
Size: unsure, maybe 1.2 inches

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