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Upcoming Events

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

Soldier Beetle - Cultellunguis perpallens Soldier Beetle - Dichelotarsus piniphilus beetle - Rhagonycha recta Another Cultellunguis in California - Cultellunguis ingenuus - female Beetle - Podabrus rugosulus Podabrus tricostatus Beetle - Podabrus tomentosus beetle - Rhagonycha triangulifera

Margined Leatherwing - Chauliognathus marginatus Chauliognathus - Chauliognathus profundus Margined Leatherwing - Chauliognathus marginatus Beetle?? - Trypherus frisoni - male Trypherus frisoni? - Trypherus Chauliognathus marginatus (Fabricius) - Chauliognathus marginatus beetle on boneset - Chauliognathus pensylvanicus Soldier Beetle on flower - Chauliognathus

Small soldier beetle? - Malthodes Malthinus occipitalis? - Malthinus occipitalis Soldier Beetle - Malthinus difficilis Malthodes macnabi (Fender) - Malthodes macnabi - male Beetle - Malthodes Beetle - Malthodes Beetle - Malthodes - female Malthodini

red and black soldier beetle - Silis - female Small Catharidae - Silis True Bug? - Polemius repandus Silis percomis - female Polemius laticornis? - Polemius laticornis Cantharidae, dorsal - Ditemnus Ditemnus bidentatus Soldier Beetle - Silis

Soldier Beetle larva 2cm beetle larva? Large, fast, blackish hairy Beetle larva Cantharid larva? Caterpillar 44 Winter Larva unknown larva Cantharid beetle larva