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Discussion of 2018 gathering

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


Subfamily Allantinae

Common Sawfly - Macremphytus testaceus Taxonus terminalis again - Taxonus terminalis caterpillar of some sort - Macremphytus tarsatus Common Sawfly Macremphytus testaceus larvae - Macremphytus testaceus White sawfly larva on Cornus sp. (Macremphytus tarsatus?) - Macremphytus testaceus Dimorphopteryx melanognathus larva - Dimorphopteryx melanognathus Allantus viennensis? - Allantus viennensis
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Hymenoptera (Ants, Bees, Wasps and Sawflies)
No Taxon ("Symphyta" - Sawflies, Horntails, and Wood Wasps)
Family Tenthredinidae (Common Sawflies)
Subfamily Allantinae
Explanation of Names
Allantinae Newman 1834
~90 spp. in 14 genera in our area(1), ~850 spp. in 107 genera total(2)