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For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada
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Upcoming Events

See Moth submissions from National Moth Week 2023

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

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


BugGuide gatherings and events

Wolf Ridge Group photo - male - female BugGuide Gathering Bugguide Gathering 2008 - group photo in the Smokies The mantisfly posed on a leaf on the car while Stephen Cresswell took the shot. - male Bug Guide Gathering 2009 - Pack Forest (Eatonville), WA - male - female Wisconsin Oecanthinancy does her Vanna White impression Verrry early Saturday morning Collecting specimens in prairie Lady beetle lady at TX mini-gathering - female
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
No Taxon BugGuide gatherings and events
Other Common Names
Large Gatherings = "Swarms"