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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



Housefly? - Musca Fly - tachinid? - female Are these larva? - Fannia Who are the happy flies? - Atherigona reversura - male - female Eudasyphora ?  Muscidae - House Flies and kin - female Fly fly

Tachinid - Archytas rufiventris Flesh Fly Peleteria Green Bottle Fly - Lucilia sericata Fly Unknown pollinating fly  - Cylindromyia 8035009 tach - male Blue fly - Cochliomyia macellaria - male

Louse Fly? - Lipoptena Hippoboscid Fly, from Hermit Thrush - Ornithoctona Louse fly - Lipoptena depressa Unknown Insect - Lipoptena depressa Lipoptena mazamae - female Louse fly - Lipoptena depressa Small brown insect Louse Fly common at a beach