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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

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Tribe Harpactorini

Milkweed Assassin Bug - Zelus longipes Wheel Bug Eggs - Arilus cristatus - male - female Assassin Bug nymph - Zelus Pale Assassin - Zelus luridus Reduviidae - Sinea Spiny Assassin Bug (Sinea spinipes) with Viburnum Leaf Beetle (Pyrrhalta viburni) - Sinea spinipes assassin bug - Sinea Assassin Bug - Pselliopus
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Hemiptera (True Bugs, Cicadas, Hoppers, Aphids and Allies)
Suborder Heteroptera (True Bugs)
Infraorder Cimicomorpha
Family Reduviidae (Assassin Bugs)
Subfamily Harpactorinae
Tribe Harpactorini
Numbers
>2000 spp. in almost 300 genera worldwide