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Photos of insects and people from the 2022 BugGuide gathering in New Mexico, July 20-24

National Moth Week was July 23-31, 2022! See moth submissions.

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

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Silent Sparks: The Wondrous World of Fireflies
By Sara Lewis
Princeton University Press, 2016
ISBN: 9780691162683
Cite: 1229886 with citation markup [cite:1229886]
Attractive book on firefly biology. Has an interesting guide to several prominent genera of North American fireflies. (It has a key, but again, it is only for the more prominent genera.) Photos include contributions from several BugGuide members. See also:
Princeton University Press page
https://silentsparks.com/
TED Talk--The love and lies of fireflies