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See Moth submissions from National Moth Week 2023

Photos of insects and people from the 2022 BugGuide gathering in New Mexico, July 20-24

Photos of insects and people from the Spring 2021 gathering in Louisiana, April 28-May 2

Photos of insects and people from the 2019 gathering in Louisiana, July 25-27

Photos of 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

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Genus Onthophilus

Phylum Arthropoda - Arthropods
Subphylum Hexapoda - Hexapods
Class Insecta - Insects
Order Coleoptera - Beetles
Suborder Polyphaga
No Taxon Series Staphyliniformia
Superfamily Hydrophiloidea
Family Histeridae - Clown Beetles
Subfamily Onthophilinae
Genus Onthophilus

Species alternatus - Onthophilus alternatus
Species deflectus - Onthophilus deflectus
Species giganteus - Onthophilus giganteus
Species intermixtus - Onthophilus intermixtus
Species kirni - Onthophilus kirni
Species lecontei - Onthophilus lecontei
Species nodatus - Onthophilus nodatus
Species pluricostatus - Onthophilus pluricostatus
Species wenzeli - Onthophilus wenzeli