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Upcoming Events

BugGuide is a National Moth Week Partner. How to add your National Moth Week 2021 photos. July 17-25.

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 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

Previous events



Helina - male Fly House Fly Coenosia? Sarcophagidae tiger fly - Coenosia - female Anthomyiidae - Root-Maggot Flies - female skinny tachnid or muscid fly? - male

Gymnosoma Mystery Fly - Cuterebra fontinella fly parasitoid pupa of Queen butterfly caterpillar Small tachnid? Fly - Winthemia large fly foraging on mint flowers - Archytas metallicus - male 22May2018.UF.HN.Dip2 Tachinid fly - Hemyda aurata

Deer Louse Fly Utah Hippoboscid - Pseudolynchia canariensis - female Lipoptena cervi  - Lipoptena cervi Unidentified tiny insect - Lipoptena Jeff and Alisa bug. Trichobius Fly Clinging to Skin 11-6-20 Pseudolynchia