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For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada
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Upcoming Events

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

Photos from the 2009 gathering in Washington



Pipunculidae - Elmohardyia - male Big-headed Fly - Pipunculus Small Fly with Big Eyes Small Fly with Big Eyes Pipunculid Pipunculid Pipunculid Fly - Eudorylas - male

Eupeodes volucris - male Backyard Syrphid - Allograpta obliqua - female Spilomyia - Spilomyia liturata Keyed to Brachyopa - Brachyopa gigas unknown fly - Blera nigra - male Unknown fly 7421 & 7422 - Eristalis tenax syrphid 3 - Helophilus wasp mimic syrphid - Temnostoma balyras - male

Fly - Lonchoptera bifurcata - female Scuttle fly - Megaselia - female Phorid? Purple eyed fly! Phorid Small blackish fly with unusual wing venation walking on snow Fly - Spiniphora Flattened fly - Lonchoptera