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Upcoming Events

2018 BugGuide Gathering in Virginia July 27-29: Registration and Discussion

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


Apoid Wasps (Apoidea)- traditional Sphecidae

Cockroach Wasp - Ampulex ferruginea Ampulex canaliculata? - Ampulex canaliculata Wasp? - Ampulex ferruginea Wasp? - Ampulex ferruginea Predatory Wasp - Ampulex canaliculata Ant? - Ampulex ferruginea Ant? - Ampulex ferruginea Small black wasp with spindle-shaped anterior part of thorax - Ampulex canaliculata

Bicyrtes quadrifasciatus Hymenoptera unidentified - female Myzinum Wasp? - 1 - Cerceris Crabronidae Crossocerus nitidiventris  - Crossocerus nitidiventris wasp? - Ectemnius maculosus Wasp 415A 6388 & 6391 & 6393 - Cerceris Sand wasp - Bembix Clypeadon? - Clypeadon

Isodontia with tree cricket - Isodontia Wasp - Sceliphron caementarium Cutworm Wasp - Podalonia - female Black Wasp - Podalonia Sphex ichneumoneus Perhaps - Sphex ichneumoneus Steel-Blue Cricket Hunter - Chlorion aerarium - female Thread-wasted Wasp - Ammophila Thread waisted wasp - Ammophila