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Photos of insects and people from the 2022 BugGuide gathering in New Mexico, July 20-24

National Moth Week was July 23-31, 2022! See moth submissions.

Photos of insects and people from the Spring 2021 gathering in Louisiana, April 28-May 2

Photos of insects and people from the 2019 gathering in Louisiana, July 25-27

Photos of insects and people from the 2018 gathering in Virginia, July 27-29

Photos of insects and people from the 2015 gathering in Wisconsin, July 10-12

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Infraorder Plenitentoria

Phylum Arthropoda - Arthropods
Subphylum Hexapoda - Hexapods
Class Insecta - Insects
Order Trichoptera - Caddisflies
Suborder Integripalpia
Infraorder Plenitentoria

Superfamily Limnephiloidea
Family Apataniidae - Early Smoky Wing Sedges
Genus Apatania
Species incerta - Apatania incerta
Genus Pedomoecus
Species sierra - Pedomoecus sierra
Family Goeridae
Genus Goera - Little Gray Sedges
Species calcarata - Goera calcarata
Species fuscula - Goera fuscula
Family Limnephilidae - Northern Caddisflies
Genus Pseudostenophylax
Species edwardsi - Pseudostenophylax edwardsi
Species sparsus - Pseudostenophylax sparsus
Species uniformis - Pseudostenophylax uniformis
Subfamily Dicosmoecinae
Genus Dicosmoecus - October Caddisflies
Species pallicornis - Dicosmoecus pallicornis
Species atripes - Dicosmoecus atripes
Species gilvipes - Dicosmoecus gilvipes
Genus Ironoquia
Species parvula - Ironoquia parvula
Species punctatissima - Ironoquia punctatissima
Species lyrata - Eastern Boxed-wing Sedge
Genus Onocosmoecus
Species unicolor - Onocosmoecus unicolor
Subfamily Limnephilinae
Tribe Limnephilini
Genus Anabolia
Species bimaculata - Anabolia bimaculata
Species consocia - Anabolia consocia
Genus Asynarchus
Genus Clistoronia
Species magnifica - Clistoronia magnifica
Genus Grammotaulius
Species bettenii - Grammotaulius bettenii
Genus Halesochila
Species taylori - Halesochila taylori
Genus Hesperophylax
Species designatus - Silver-striped Sedge
Species magnus - Hesperophylax magnus
Genus Lenarchus
Species vastus - Lenarchus vastus
Species rho - Lenarchus rho
Species rillus - Lenarchus rillus
Genus Limnephilus
Species ademus - Limnephilus ademus
Species concolor - Limnephilus concolor
Species externus - Limnephilus externus
Species fagus - Limnephilus fagus
Species flavastellus - Limnephilus flavastellus
Species harrimani - Limnephilus harrimani
Species hyalinus - Limnephilus hyalinus
Species indivisus - Limnephilus indivisus
Species kalama - Limnephilus kalama
Species moestus - Limnephilus moestus
Species morrisoni - Limnephilus morrisoni
Species nogus - Limnephilus nogus
Species occidentalis - Limnephilus occidentalis
Species ornatus - Limnephilus ornatus
Species parvulus - Limnephilus parvulus
Species rhombicus - Limnephilus rhombicus
Species spinatus - Limnephilus spinatus
Species submonilifer - Limnephilus submonilifer
No Taxon sericeus group
Species sericeus - Limnephilus sericeus
Genus Nemotaulius
Species hostilis - Nemotaulius hostilis
Genus Platycentropus
Species radiatus - Chocolate and Cream Sedge
Tribe Stenophylacini
Genus Clostoeca
Species disjuncta - Clostoeca disjuncta
Genus Hydatophylax
Species argus - Hydatophylax argus
Species hesperus - Hydatophylax hesperus
Genus Pycnopsyche
Species antica - Pycnopsyche antica
Species circularis - Pycnopsyche circularis
Species gentilis - Pycnopsyche gentilis
Species guttifera - Pycnopsyche guttifera
Species lepida - Pycnopsyche lepida group
Species limbata - Pycnopsyche limbata
Species scabripennis - Giant Red Sedge
Species indiana - Pycnopsyche indiana
Species luculenta - Pycnopsyche luculenta
Species virginica - Pycnopsyche virginica
Genus Philocasca
Tribe Chilostigmini
Genus Chilostigma
Species itascae - Headwaters Chilostigman Caddisfly
Genus Chilostigmodes
Species areolatus - Chilostigmodes areolatus
Genus Desmona
Species bethula - Desmona bethula
Genus Frenesia
Species difficilis - Frenesia difficilis
Species missa - Frenesia missa
Genus Glyphopsyche
Species irrorata - Glyphopsyche irrorata
Genus Homophylax
Species insulas - Homophylax insulas
Genus Phanocelia
Species canadensis - Phanocelia canadensis
Genus Psychoglypha
Species avigo - Psychoglypha avigo
Species bella - Psychoglypha bella
Species subborealis - Psychoglypha subborealis
Family Thremmatidae
Genus Neophylax - Autumn Mottled Sedges
Species aniqua - Neophylax aniqua
Species concinnus - Neophylax concinnus
Species consimilis - Neophylax consimilis
Species fuscus - Neophylax fuscus
Species kolodskii - Kolodski's Caddisfly
Species mitchelli - Neophylax mitchelli
Species oligius - Autumn Sedge
Species splendens - Neophylax splendens
Species rickeri - Neophylax rickeri
Family Uenoidae - Stonecase Caddisflies
Genus Farula
Superfamily Phryganeoidea
Family Brachycentridae - Humpless Casemaker Caddisflies
Genus Adicrophleps
Species hitchcocki - Adicrophleps hitchcocki
Genus Amiocentrus
Species aspilus - Amiocentrus aspilus
Genus Brachycentrus
Species americanus - Brachycentrus (Oligoplectrodes) americanus
No Taxon subgenus Sphinctogaster
Species appalachia - Brachycentrus appalachia
Species incanus - Brachycentrus incanus
Species lateralis - Brachycentrus lateralis
Species numerosus - Brachycentrus numerosus
Species occidentalis - Brachycentrus occidentalis
Genus Micrasema
Species bactro - Micrasema bactro
Species charonis - Micrasema charonis
Species rusticum - Micrasema rusticum
Species wataga - Micrasema wataga
Family Lepidostomatidae - Bizarre Caddisflies
Genus Lepidostoma
Species cascadense - Lepidostoma cascadense
Species cinereum - Lepidostoma cinereum
Species griseum - Lepidostoma griseum
Species hoodi - Lepidostoma hoodi
Species jewetti - Lepidostoma jewetti
Species podagrum - Lepidostoma podagrum
Species reosum - Lepidostoma reosum
Species sommermanae - Lepidostoma sommermanae
Species togatum - Lepidostoma togatum
Species vernale - Lepidostoma vernale
Species stigma - Lepidostoma stigma
Family Phryganeidae - Giant Casemaker Caddisflies
Genus Agrypnia
Species glacialis - Agrypnia glacialis
Species macdunnoughi - Agrypnia macdunnoughi
Species vestita - Agrypnia vestita
Genus Banksiola
Species concatenata - Banksiola concatenata
Species crotchi - Banksiola crotchi
Species dossuaria - Banksiola dossuaria
Genus Oligostomis
Species pardalis - Oligostomis pardalis
Species ocelligera - Oligostomis ocelligera
Genus Phryganea
Species cinerea - Phryganea cinerea
Species sayi - Phryganea sayi
Genus Ptilostomis
Species angustipennis - Ptilostomis angustipennis
Species ocellifera - Ptilostomis ocellifera
Species postica - Ptilostomis postica
Species semifasciata - Ptilostomis semifasciata