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Upcoming Events

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

Photos from the 2010 Workshop in Grinnell, Iowa

Photos from the 2009 gathering in Washington


Series Elateriformia

Jewel Beetle - Buprestis aurulenta beetle - Acmaeodera flavomarginata Unknown Metalic Beetle - Acmaeodera hepburnii Anthaxia? - Anthaxia caseyi Xenorhipis osborni Knull - Xenorhipis osborni - male Little black beetle - Acmaeodera ornatoides Chrysobothris peninsularis Schaeffer - Chrysobothris peninsularis - female Mating Metallic Wood-boring Beetles - Agrilus - male - female

Toe-winged Beetle - Ptilodactyla Riffle Beetle - Dubiraphia Dryopidae - Helichus Microcylloepus Another unidentified beetle in my collection... - Eulimnichus Stenelmis lignicola click beetle?  red/orange abdoment - Zenoa picea Psephenidae?  - Ectopria

Sandalus niger? - Sandalus niger - female Beetle with antlers - Sandalus - male large dark beetle - Sandalus Cedar Beetle - Sandalus niger - female Which Click Beetle is this? - Anorus piceus Sandalus - male Cedar Beetle (Sandalus niger) - Sandalus niger A Sandalus Trio - Sandalus niger

Beetle - Podabrus rugosulus sand dune elateridae - Agrypnus triplehornorum Aeolus Click Beetle - Cardiophorus aptopoides Unknown Beetle 9902 - Chauliognathus deceptus No idea - Calopteron soldier beetle - Trypherus Pityobius anguinus ? - Pityobius anguinus - male

fuzzy round reddish, Scirtidae? - Prionocyphon limbatus tan beetle 3 - Contacyphon Eucinetid in California - Euscaphurus spinipes Tiny beetle with long antenna Loricaster rotundus Grigarick & Schuster - Loricaster rotundus Cyphon - Contacyphon Scirtid - Nyholmia confusa Herthania concinna? - Herthania concinna