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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


Family Lycidae - Net-winged Beetles

Beetle - Plateros Plateros unknown beetle - Plateros Plateros sp. - Plateros Plateros Plateros Net-winged Beetle - Plateros - female Plateros? - Plateros

Erotides sculptilis Dictyopterus? - Dictyoptera simplicipes BG1613 E0214 - Eros humeralis Golden Net-wing Beetle - Dictyoptera aurora Dictyopterus--which? - Dictyoptera simplicipes Black lycid - Erotides sculptilis Dictyoptera simplicipes? - Dictyoptera simplicipes Lopheros fraternus

7009186 - Lygistopterus rubripennis Calochromus slevini Van Dyke - Calochromus slevini Beetle or ? - Lygistopterus rubripennis Plateros - Calochromus perfacetus odd lycid? Calochromus?? - Calochromus  On Ceanothus at about 8000 feet - Lygistopterus ignitus Lycidae - Lygistopterus rubripennis Net-winged Beetle - Calochromus

Banded Net-wing - Calopteron reticulatum All grown up! - Lycus sanguineus Moth - Calopteron terminale Banded Net-wing - Calopteron reticulatum Calopteron discrepans or reticulatum? - Calopteron Caenia dimidiata Calopteron terminale Netwing sex - Calopteron - male - female