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Discussion, insects and people from the 2018 BugGuide 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

Photos from the 2010 Workshop in Grinnell, Iowa

Photos from the 2009 gathering in Washington


Family Hybotidae - Hybotid Dance Flies

red-headed fly - Syneches simplex Dipteran 4 - Syneches Fly - Euhybus Syneches Syneches simplex - female Dance Fly - Syneches Syneches thoracicus Fly - Bicellaria

 Empidoidea1? Empidoidea 2? fly - Leptopeza 4.5 mm fly - Leptopeza - female Hybotid Dance Fly - Leptopeza - male Hybotid Dance Fly Fly - Leptopeza fly - Leptopeza - female

Dance Fly? 3 Dance Fly? 3 Empid - Euthyneura Hybotid Dance Fly Hybotid Dance Fly Fly - male Fly Hybotid - female

Dance Fly - Stilpon Sphaeroceridae or Phoridae? - Crossopalpus Think It's A Fly - Tachypeza Orange Platypalpus - Platypalpus small yellow-legged fly - Platypalpus Elaphropeza(?) w/ dark abdominal band - Elaphropeza Hybotidae, head & thorax - Platypalpus Platypalpus holosericus ?