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

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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

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Family Lygaeidae - Seed Bugs

Phylum Arthropoda - Arthropods
Subphylum Hexapoda - Hexapods
Class Insecta - Insects
Order Hemiptera - True Bugs, Cicadas, Hoppers, Aphids and Allies
Suborder Heteroptera - True Bugs
Infraorder Pentatomomorpha
Superfamily Lygaeoidea
Family Lygaeidae - Seed Bugs

Subfamily Ischnorhynchinae
Genus Kleidocerys
Species franciscanus - Kleidocerys franciscanus
Species modestus - Kleidocerys modestus
Species ovalis - Kleidocerys ovalis
Species resedae - Birch Catkin Bug
Species virescens - Kleidocerys virescens
No Taxon ovalis or resedae
No Taxon nymphs
Subfamily Lygaeinae
Genus Anochrostomus
Species formosus - Anochrostomus formosus
Genus Arocatus
Species melanocephalus - Elm Seed Bug
Genus Lygaeus
Species analis - Lygaeus analis
Species kalmii - Small Milkweed Bug
Species reclivatus - Lygaeus reclivatus
Species turcicus - False Milkweed Bug
No Taxon kalmii or L. reclivatus nymphs
Species truculentus - Lygaeus truculentus
Genus Lygaeospilus
Species tripunctatus - Lygaeospilus tripunctatus
Species near-pusio - Lygaeospilus near-pusio
Genus Melacoryphus
Species admirabilis - Melacoryphus admirabilis
Species circumlitus - Melacoryphus circumlitus
Species lateralis - Melacoryphus lateralis
Species nigrinervis - Melacoryphus nigrinervis
Species rubicollis - Melacoryphus rubicollis
Species rubrolimbatus - Melacoryphus rubrolimbatus
Genus Melanopleurus
Species belfragei - Melanopleurus belfragei
Species fuscosus - Melanopleurus fuscosus
Species pyrrhopterus - Melanopleurus pyrrhopterus
Species tenor - Melanopleurus tenor
Genus Neacoryphus
Species bicrucis - Whitecrossed Seed Bug
Genus Ochrimnus
Species mimulus - Ochrimnus (Phaeochrimnus) mimulus
Species tripligatus - Ochrimnus (Ochrimnus) tripligatus
No Taxon subgenus Parochrimnus
Species barberi - Ochrimnus barberi
Species carnosulus - Ochrimnus carnosulus
Species foederatus - Ochrimnus foederatus
Species lineoloides - Ochrimnus lineoloides
Genus Ochrostomus
Species uhleri - Ochrostomus uhleri
Genus Oncopeltus
No Taxon subgenus Erythrischius
Species cingulifer - Oncopeltus cingulifer
Species fasciatus - Large Milkweed Bug
Species sandarachatus - Oncopeltus sandarachatus
No Taxon sandarachatus or O. cingulier nymphs
No Taxon subgenus Oncopeltus
Species cayensis - Oncopeltus cayensis
Species guttaloides - Oncopeltus guttaloides
Species sanguineolentus - Oncopeltus sanguineolentus
Species sexmaculatus - Six-spotted Milkweed Bug
Genus Hadrosomus
Species teapensis - Hadrosomus teapensis 0
Subfamily Orsillinae
Genus Nysius - False Chinch Bugs
Species raphanus - Nysius raphanus
Species fuscovittatus - Nysius fuscovittatus
Genus Xyonysius
Species californicus - California False Chinch Bug
Species basalis - Xyonysius basalis
Tribe Orsillini
Genus Belonochilus
Species numenius - Sycamore Seed Bug
Genus Neortholomus
Species arphnoides - Neortholomus arphnoides 0
Species jamaicensis - Neortholomus jamaicensis 0
Species koreshanus - Neortholomus koreshanus
Species nevadensis - Neortholomus nevadensis
Species scolopax - Neortholomus scolopax
No Taxon nymphs