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Upcoming Events

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

Photos of insects and people from the 2015 gathering in Wisconsin, July 10-12

Previous events


Tribe Eristalini

Perhaps Eristalis tenax? - Eristalis tenax Syrphid fly - Eristalis tenax fly - Eristalis flavipes Unknown fly with orange stripes - Eristalis tenax Drone Fly - Eristalis tenax - male Eristalis anthophorina Syrphidae sp. fly five hours after eclosing - Palpada undescribed-species-near-furcata - male Eristalis? - Eristalis stipator

Helophilus fasciatus - female Helophilus latifrons - female Syrphid Fly - Helophilus fasciatus - male Syrphid Fly - Helophilus fasciatus - male Fly on Leaf Litter - Helophilus fasciatus Helophilus fasciatus Helophilus (latifrons?) - Helophilus latifrons - male Bumblebee mimic syrphid - Mallota bautias - male

Syrphid fly - Sericomyia chrysotoxoides - female Arctophila flagrans - Sericomyia flagrans - male Sericomyia chaclcopyga - Sericomyia chalcopyga Syrphid fly bumble bee mimic on Senecio - Sericomyia flagrans Syrphid sp. - Sericomyia militaris Fly? on Yarrow - Sericomyia chalcopyga Fly with two orange bands on abdomen - Sericomyia flagrans - male Bee or Fly? - Sericomyia militaris