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Upcoming Events

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

Previous events

Laws on shipping live insects, archanids, invertebrates, etc.

Hello, I know there is professionals here and would know the answer to this question. What are the laws when it comes to shipping such things? It is very sketchy, as some people say you can't ship across state lines, however that must not be true because a lot of larger businesses ship Live insects. I know shipping something like queen ants across state lines is illegal, but how does a person know what they can and can't legally ship?


TC....Hey bud.. Im waiting fo
TC....Hey bud.. Im waiting for that answer also

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