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Upcoming Events

Information about the 2019 BugGuide 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.

Photos of insects and people from the 2013 gathering in Arizona, July 25-28

Photos of insects and people from the 2012 gathering in Alabama

Photos of insects and people from the 2011 gathering in Iowa


Series Staphyliniformia

Hister Beetle - Hololepta aequalis Water Scavenger Beetle - Hydrochus squamifer Water beetle - Enochrus Histerid - Platysoma coarctatum Megasternum posticatum (Mannerheim) - Megasternum posticatum Atholus sp., prob. A. relictus (Marseul 1870) - Atholus 9048947 Hydro Unknown beetle larva

Staphylinus violaceus - Platydracus violaceus rove beetle - Achenomorphus corticinus Carpelimus occiduus - Carpelimus bilineatus - female Oxyporus rufipennis Nicrophorus_mexicanus_ZE.13324_head - Nicrophorus mexicanus Scydmaenidae Staphylinidae - Beyeria Beetle - Necrodes surinamensis