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Upcoming Events

Interested in a 2022 BugGuide gathering in New Mexico?

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

National Moth Week 2020 photos of insects and people.

Photos of insects and people from the 2019 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.

Previous events


Family Lycidae - Net-winged Beetles

Dictyopterus--another - Dictyoptera simplicipes Dictyoptera - Dictyoptera simplicipes Red beetles - Dictyoptera simplicipes Beach Beetle 3 - Dictyoptera simplicipes Dictyoptera aurora (Herbst) - Dictyoptera aurora Golden Net-wing - Dictyoptera aurora Eropterus trilineatus lycid - Dictyoptera aurora

Net-winged Beetle - Lygistopterus rubripennis - male - female Net wing without much wing texture - Lygistopterus rubripennis дитя жука - Lygistopterus rubripennis Lycid - Lucaina discoidalis beetle 17 - Lucaina marginata Lygistopterus rubripennis Lygistopterus rubripennis Arizona Longhorn beetle - Lygistopterus rubripennis

Lycus sanguineus ? - Lycus sanguineus Banded Net-wing - Calopteron reticulatum Net-winged Beetle - Caenia? - Caenia dimidiata Calopteron Beetle - Lycus fernandezi Calopteron terminale - Calopteron beetle080518c - Caenia dimidiata Net-Wing - Calopteron

firefly - Plateros Plateros flavoscutellatus Blatchley - Plateros flavoscutellatus - male Plateros bispiculatus Green - Plateros bispiculatus - male A net-wing beetle - sortalike Eropterus? - Plateros Cantharidae?  - Plateros Plateros? - Plateros beetle - Plateros Plateros? - Plateros