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Upcoming Events

Information about 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

firefly - Plateros Small beetle - Plateros Plateros flavoscutellatus Blatchley - Plateros flavoscutellatus - male Plateros capitatus Green - Plateros capitatus - male Plateros modestus (Say) - Plateros modestus - male Plateros timidus (LeConte) - Plateros timidus - male 7:37 AM beetle - Plateros Net-wing - Plateros

black-orange-chartreuse netwing beetle - Erotides sculptilis Dictyoptera - Punicealis hamata Net-winged Beetle - Dictyoptera aurora Unknown - Greenarus thoracicus Dictyoptera simplicipes? - Dictyoptera simplicipes Net-winged Beetle - Eros humeralis Beetle Golden Net-wing - Dictyoptera aurora

Strange black larva - Lygistopterus Net wing without much wing texture - Lygistopterus rubripennis Calochromus slevini Van Dyke - Calochromus slevini Beetle Larva under bark - Lygistopterus rubripennis Lygistopterus rubripennis Lygistopterus rubripennis LeConte - Lygistopterus rubripennis Calochromus perfacetus (Say) - Calochromus perfacetus Net-winged Beetle - Calochromus

Banded Net-wing Beetle - Calopteron reticulatum Calopteron reticulatum Net-winged Beetle reticulatum or discrepans? - Calopteron Calopteron - Calopteron reticulatum Calopteron terminale Elateroidea - Lycus sanguineus MN Aug - Calopteron Banded Net-wing? - Calopteron