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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

Previous events


Apoidea sans Anthophila – Apoid Wasps

Ampulex canaliculata? - Ampulex canaliculata Cockroach Wasp? - Ampulex canaliculata Wasp - Ampulex canaliculata Hymenoptera - Ampulex canaliculata Ampulex canaliculata Unknown Hymenopteran - Ampulex canaliculata Bethylid? - Ampulex canaliculata Wasp - Dolichurus greenei

Wasp? - Cerceris - male ID please - Tachysphex wasp - Anacrabro ocellatus - male Plate Mail Wasp - Cerceris - male Large Wasp/Hornet - Cerceris sextoides - female Philanthus bilunatus? - Philanthus lepidus 9050707 wasp - Trypoxylon a giant - Sphecius speciosus - male

Grass-carrying Wasp (Isodontia) - Isodontia - female Is this anything interesting? - Podalonia Ammophila? - Ammophila Orange and black wasp - Sphex ichneumoneus - male Thread-waisted Wasp? - Eremnophila aureonotata sphecid 1 - Sphex pensylvanicus Thread-waisted mating wasps - Ammophila? - Ammophila - male - female wasp - Sphex lucae