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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



Pipunculidae - Elmohardyia - male Big-headed Fly - Chalarus Big-headed fly - Eudorylas - female Family Pipunculidae - Big-headed flies Fly - male Pipunculidae? Diptera parasitoid adult dorsal - Tomosvaryella

Some kind of hoverfly - Eristalis transversa - male Black-patterned syrphid - Toxomerus geminatus Syrphid Fly - Milesia virginiensis Cerceris - Meromacrus acutus - male Syrphiidae - Syrphus ribesii fly - Sphegina keeniana - female Fly - Copestylum avidum - male Copestylum isabellina? - Copestylum isabellina - female

Fly Phalacrotophora epeirae Flat -footed Fly - Platypeza Pointed-winged Fly? - Lonchoptera bifurcata - female Ant-decapitating Fly - Apocephalus Fruit Fly? - Megaselia rufipes fly1 - Agathomyia 3015601 Phorid - female