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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

Eristalis arbustorum ? - Eristalis arbustorum Bee mimic? on butterfly bush - Eristalis tenax Syrphid Fly (Eristalis)? - Eristalis anthophorina Palpada mexicana - female Syrphid fly - Meromacrus acutus hoverfly - Palpada vinetorum Fly - Eristalinus aeneus Eristalis dimidata - Eristalis dimidiata - female

Helophilus sp. - Helophilus fasciatus - male Yellow and Black Fly - Helophilus fasciatus - male Myathropa florea - male Eristalis? - Lejops polygrammus unidentified Syrphidae - Helophilus fasciatus Id help needed - fly. - Helophilus fasciatus Syrphidae - Genus Helophilus? - Parhelophilus hoverfly - Helophilus hybridus

Sericomyiini 01b - Sericomyia chalcopyga - female Hover fly to confirm. - Sericomyia chalcopyga Robust Syrphid - Sericomyia chrysotoxoides Syrphid Fly - Sericomyia lata Sericomyia chrysotoxoides ? - Sericomyia chrysotoxoides - male Sericomyia chrysotoxoides at Fundy National Park: nearly lateral view - Sericomyia chrysotoxoides - female Syrphid fly - Sericomyia chalcopyga - female Syrphid Fly - Sericomyia militaris - Sericomyia militaris