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Discussion, insects and people from the 2018 BugGuide Gathering in Virginia, July 27-29

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


Tribe Eristalini

Drone Fly - Palpada vinetorum Eristalis? - Eristalis arbustorum Unidentified Bee - Eristalinus taeniops Syrphid - Eristalis dimidiata Transverse Flower Fly (Erisatlis transversa) tentative - Eristalis transversa - female Unknown Syrphid fly (Palpada?) - Palpada vinetorum - male Syrphid fly - unknown genus  - Eristalis arbustorum - female Palpada mexicana? - Palpada mexicana

Cooperative syrphid #2 - Helophilus fasciatus - female Fly - Helophilus fasciatus - female Helophilus? - Helophilus fasciatus - female Eristalini 01b - Helophilus fasciatus - female Eristalis? - Mallota bautias Helophilus Syrphid Fly Feeding on Maple Sap - Helophilus fasciatus ?Syrphid fly - Helophilus fly072318a - Parhelophilus

Another fly - Sericomyia flagrans Syrphid Fly - Sericomyia chalcopyga unknown fly - Sericomyia chalcopyga Sericomyia? - Sericomyia chalcopyga Sericomyia lata Sericomyia lata Sericomyia chrysotoxoides - female - - Sericomyia flagrans - female