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Discussion of 2018 gathering

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.

Photos of insects and people from the 2013 gathering in Arizona, July 25-28

Photos of insects and people from the 2012 gathering in Alabama

Photos of insects and people from the 2011 gathering in Iowa

Photos from the 2010 Workshop in Grinnell, Iowa

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Genus Ogcodocera

Small Bee Fly - Ogcodocera The fur is really flyin' now! - Ogcodocera leucoprocta - male Ogcodocera analis (presumably) - Ogcodocera analis Bee Fly - Anthrax georgicus? - Ogcodocera leucoprocta dipteran on Asclepias tuberosa - Ogcodocera leucoprocta Ogcodocera - Ogcodocera leucoprocta Fly - Ogcodocera leucoprocta Bee Fly - Ogcodocera leucoprocta - male
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Diptera (Flies)
No Taxon (Orthorrhapha)
Superfamily Asiloidea
Family Bombyliidae (Bee Flies)
Subfamily Lomatiinae
Genus Ogcodocera
Explanation of Names
Ogcodocera Macquart 1840
2 spp., both in our area(1)
O. leucoprocta widespread in the east (QC-MI-KS to FL-AR), O. analis is southwestern (TX-AZ; Mexico)(1)