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Discussion, insects and people from the 2018 BugGuide Gathering in Virginia, July 27-29

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Late season caterpillar
Late season caterpillar
Armleder Park, Hamilton County, Ohio, USA
October 21, 2018
this attractive late season caterpillar was munching on aster blossoms.

California Sister - Adelpha californica
California Sister - Adelpha californica
In Westwood - elevation 5100ft, Lassen County, California, USA
Size: Wingspan 61mm
2 of 2 images of this specimen.

California Sister - Adelpha californica
California Sister - Adelpha californica
In Westwood - elevation 5100ft, Lassen County, California, USA
Size: Wingspan 61mm
1 of 2 images of this specimen.
Found on a street in town near a sidewalk - an apparent road kill.

Date: June 2018

Nymphs with red lines on shoulders and dull blue irridescent stripes on abdomen
Nymphs with red lines on shoulders and dull blue irridescent stripes on abdomen
El Franco Lee Park Houston, Harris County, Texas, USA
October 21, 2018
2 of 2 images of this specimen.

Nymphs with red lines on shoulders and dull blue irridescent stripes on abdomen
Nymphs with red lines on shoulders and dull blue irridescent stripes on abdomen
El Franco Lee Park Houston, Harris County, Texas, USA
October 21, 2018
1 of 2 images of this specimen.
Part of a larger group huddled under the leaves as temps dropped and the sun set.

Ufeus satyricus
Ufeus satyricus
South of Syracuse, Hamilton County, Kansas, USA
March 23, 2018
Found hiding under a rock

moth
moth
Cross Plains, Dane County, Wisconsin, USA
June 29, 2018
2 of 2 images of this specimen.

moth
moth
Cross Plains, Dane County, Wisconsin, USA
June 29, 2018
1 of 2 images of this specimen.
Acrobasis palliolella?

Melanoplus grasshopper
Melanoplus grasshopper
El Franco Lee Park Houston, Harris County, Texas, USA
October 21, 2018
2 of 3 images of this specimen.

Melanoplus grasshopper
Melanoplus grasshopper
El Franco Lee Park Houston, Harris County, Texas, USA
October 21, 2018
3 of 3 images of this specimen.

 
 
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