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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

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Family Heliodinidae - Sun Moths

Phylum Arthropoda - Arthropods
Subphylum Hexapoda - Hexapods
Class Insecta - Insects
Order Lepidoptera - Butterflies and Moths
Superfamily Yponomeutoidea - Ermine Moths and kin
Family Heliodinidae - Sun Moths

Genus Aetole
Species bella - Aetole bella - Hodges#2497
Species cera - Aetole cera - Hodges#2497.3
Species extraneella - Aetole extraneella - Hodges#2499
Species prenticei - Aetole prenticei - Hodges#2497.1
Species schulzella - Aetole schulzella - Hodges#2497.2
Species tripunctella - Aetole tripunctella - Hodges#2505
Species unipunctella - Aetole unipunctella - Hodges#2506
Genus Embola
Species ciccella - Embola ciccella - Hodges#2498
Species ionis - Embola ionis - Hodges#2500
Species powelli - Embola powelli - Hodges#2500.1
Genus Heliodines
Genus Lithariapteryx
Species abroniaeella - Lithariapteryx abroniaeella - Hodges#2510
Species elegans - Lithariapteryx elegans - Hodges#2512.1
Species jubarella - Lithariapteryx jubarella - Hodges#2511
Species mirabilinella - Lithariapteryx mirabilinella - Hodges#2512
Genus Neoheliodines
Species albidentus - Neoheliodines albidentus - Hodges#2502.2
Species arizonense - Neoheliodines arizonense - Hodges#2502.3
Species cliffordi - Neoheliodines cliffordi - Hodges#2502.1
Species hodgesi - Neoheliodines hodgesi - Hodges#2502.5
Species nyctaginella - Neoheliodines nyctaginella - Hodges#2502
Species vernius - Neoheliodines vernius - Hodges#2502.7
No Taxon Unidentified