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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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Family Figitidae

wasp Parasitic Wasp Alaskan Anacharitinae - male Small dark wasp - female Cynipoid with red rings on abdomen Figitidae - Anacharatinae Anacharitinae Anacharis (Anacharitinae) - Anacharis - female

Parasitic wasp on syrphid larva? - Callaspidia Tiny wasps injecting larva Tiny wasps injecting larva Wasp parasitizing a syrphid larva - female Wasp parasitizing a syrphid larva - female Unknown Wasp Evaniidae? - Callaspidia adult parasitoid - Aspicera

Parasitic Twig nests, inhabitants, parasitoid Wasp Parasitic Wasp Cynipoidea Cynipoidea small wasp Cynipidae?

Small Wasp Parasitic Wasp 19 (July2010) - Striatovertex Gall Wasp Tiny Wasp Figitid Wasp Figitidae, ex Phytomyza anemonivora - female Tiny Black Wasp Fly ID request - female

wasp Small, black wasp with a spine Parasitica Wasp Wasp wasp Belden-J.2021.115 Figitid