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Upcoming Events

National Moth Week photos of insects and people. Here's how to add your images.

Photos of insects and people from the 2019 BugGuide 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.

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


Todd M. Gilligan & Marc E. Epstein provide plates, keys and fact sheets for 23 tortricids to aid in separating the invasive pest Epiphyas postvittana (Walker) from our native species.

Acleris hastiana
Acleris robinsonana
Acleris senescens
Acleris variegana
Amorbia cuneana
Amorbia emigratella
Archips argyrospila
Argyrotaenia franciscana
Choristoneura rosaceana
Clepsis clemensiana
Clepsis fucana
Clepsis peritana
Clepsis persicana
Clepsis virescana
Cnephasia longana
Decodes basiplagana
Decodes fragariana
Epiphyas postvittana
Henricus umbrabasana
Pandemis pyrusana
Platynota stultana
Sparganothis senecionana
Sparganothis tunicana