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Discussion of 2018 gathering

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


Family Cantharidae - Soldier Beetles

8004675 - Podabrus tomentosus Rhagonycha oriflava (LeConte) - Rhagonycha oriflava Rhaxonycha bilobata Podabrus? - Cultellunguis perpallens Cantharid of sorts? black soldier - Dichelotarsus Rhagonycha   - Rhagonycha fraxini

all-yellow soldier beetles - Chauliognathus discus Soldier Beetle - Chauliognathus lewisi Chauliognathus marginatus (Margined Leatherwing) - Chauliognathus marginatus ID needed - Chauliognathus pensylvanicus Elateroidea - Chauliognathus basalis bug - Belotus bicolor A soldier beetle - Chauliognathus profundus Chauliognathus pensylvanicus

Small soldier beetle? - Malthodes Cantharid - Malthodes parvulus Semi-transparent elytra? beetle - Malthinus difficilis Cantharid - Malthodes curvatus Malthodes macnabi (Fender) - Malthodes macnabi - male Malthininae? - Malthodes Beetle - Malthodes - male

Red & Black beetle - Ditemnus latilobus soldier beetle  - Silis percomis Soldier Beetle - Silis percomis Soldier beetle - Polemius laticornis Longhorned Beetle?? - Silis difficilis Silis pallida? - Silis Beetle Beetle - Polemius repandus

Unidentified Larvae Soldier Beetle Larva cantharid larva? Beetle Larva? Beetle Beetle larva? Cantharidae Larva Soldier Beetle Larva