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See Moth submissions from National Moth Week 2023

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

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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Series Staphyliniformia

Beetle - ? - Sphaeridium scarabaeoides Platysoma punctigerum  - Platysoma punctigerum Histeridae: Hypocaccus?  - Saprinus lugens Paracymus? Hydrophilidae - Tropisternus lateralis Aquatic beetle - Tropisternus Tropisternus? - Tropisternus lateralis Willow Leaf Beetle

Trigonurus edwardsi Sharp - Trigonurus edwardsi Philonthus caeruleipennis marginatus? - Nicrophorus marginatus Lathrobium washingtoni Casey - Lathrobium washingtoni - female Silphidae - Nicrophorus pustulatus Ocellate Rove Beetle - Omaliinae Pselaphinae, from leaf litter at the edge of a bog - Lophioderus large rove beetle - Quedius laticollis