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Upcoming Events

Interested in a 2022 BugGuide gathering in New Mexico?

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

National Moth Week 2020 photos of insects and people.

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

Discussion, 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

Photos of insects and people from the 2014 gathering in Virginia, June 4-7.

Previous events


Subtribe Brachyina

 Metallic Wood-boring Beetle - Brachys ovatus Brachys floricolus - Brachys floricola Brachys? - Brachys aerosus 9003567 Brachys - Brachys ovatus Gold metallic beetle with silver and black - Brachys ovatus Buprestid (?) on milkweed - Brachys aerosus St. Andrews leaf miner on Quercus nigra SA1260 2017 1 - Brachys Buprestidae–genus Brachys? - Brachys aerosus

Boring Beetle - Taphrocerus nicolayi Taphrocerus gracilis? - Taphrocerus nicolayi Silver Buprestid - Taphrocerus Taphrocerus Beetle - Taphrocerus Taphrocerus Taphrocerus schaefferi Nicolay & Weiss - Taphrocerus schaefferi Lake Crabtree leaf miner on Scirpus D1539 Taphrocerus 2019 1 - Taphrocerus gracilis