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Photos of insects and people from the Spring 2021 gathering in Louisiana, April 28-May 2

National Moth Week 2020 photos of insects and people.

Photos of insects and people from the 2019 gathering in Louisiana, July 25-27

Discussion, 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

Photos of insects and people from the 2014 gathering in Virginia, June 4-7.

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Family Leiodidae - Round Fungus Beetles

Leiodid - Glacicavicola bathyscioides Leiodid - Pinodytes newtoni Catopocerus sp. - Pinodytes gibbosus - female Pinodytes cryptophagoides - - Pinodytes cryptophagoides - male Pinodytes cryptophagoides - - Pinodytes cryptophagoides - male Catopocerus politus - female Leiodidae?, possibly Agathidium? - Pinodytes Leiodidae?, possibly Agathidium? - Pinodytes

Catops Small Carrion Beetle - Ptomaphagus Catops simplex - male Coleoptera, ventral - Catops Beetle - Prionochaeta opaca - male Dissochaetus - female Leodidae - Catops   - Catops

unknown beetle - Anisotoma Hydnobius longidens LeConte - Hydnobius longidens Agathidium repentinum Horn - Agathidium repentinum Anisotoma inops Brown  - Anisotoma inops Possible Erotylid?  - Macrohydnobius Tiny orange hemisphere beetle - Colenis Leiodid of sorts... Staphylinoidea – Round Fungus Beetles - Leiodidae – Leiodinae – Agathidiini - Agathidium - Agathidium

Beaver Parasite Beetle - Platypsyllus castoris Leptinillus validus (Horn) - Leptinillus validus Leptinus occidentamericanus Leptinus occidentamericanus From the Beaver State - Platypsyllus castoris Platypsyllus castoris beaver beetle - Platypsyllus castoris Leptinus orientamericanus

small beetle - Colon asperatum Colon longitorsum Peck & Stephan - Colon longitorsum Colon (Myloechus) hubbardi Horn - Colon hubbardi Colon (Striatocolon) thoracicum Horn - Colon thoracicum - male Unknown beetle - Colon Unknown Beetle - Colon Catopocerinae - Colon Colon