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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.

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Genus Megapenthes

Phylum Arthropoda - Arthropods
Subphylum Hexapoda - Hexapods
Class Insecta - Insects
Order Coleoptera - Beetles
Suborder Polyphaga - Water, Rove, Scarab, Long-horned, Leaf and Snout Beetles
No Taxon Series Elateriformia
Superfamily Elateroidea - Click, Firefly and Soldier Beetles
Family Elateridae - Click Beetles
Subfamily Elaterinae
Genus Megapenthes

Species angularis - Megapenthes angularis
Species antennatus - Megapenthes antennatus 0
Species apacheorum - Megapenthes apacheorum 0
Species aterrimus - Megapenthes aterrimus 0
Species caprella - Megapenthes caprella
Species dolosus - Megapenthes dolosus
Species elegans - Megapenthes elegans
Species fuscus - Megapenthes fuscus 0
Species illinoisensis - Megapenthes illinoisensis
Species insignis - Megapenthes insignis
Species lepidus - Megapenthes lepidus
Species limbalis - Megapenthes limbalis
Species longicornis - Megapenthes longicornis
Species megalops - Megapenthes megalops 0
Species nigriceps - Megapenthes nigriceps
Species nigriventris - Megapenthes nigriventris
Species quadrimaculatus - Megapenthes quadrimaculatus
Species rogersi - Megapenthes rogersi
Species rufilabris - Megapenthes rufilabris
Species stigmosus - Megapenthes stigmosus
Species solitarius - Megapenthes solitarius
Species tarsalis - Megapenthes tarsalis
Species tartareus - Megapenthes tartareus
Species texanus - Megapenthes texanus 0
Species turbulentus - Megapenthes turbulentus
Species variolatus - Megapenthes variolatus 0
No Taxon new species - Arizona