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

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

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Subfamily Paederinae

Phylum Arthropoda - Arthropods
Subphylum Hexapoda - Hexapods
Class Insecta - Insects
Order Coleoptera - Beetles
Suborder Polyphaga - Water, Rove, Scarab, Long-horned, Leaf and Snout Beetles
No Taxon Series Staphyliniformia
Superfamily Staphylinoidea - Rove, Carrion and Fungus Beetles
Family Staphylinidae - Rove Beetles
Subfamily Paederinae

Tribe Lathrobiini
Subtribe Echiasterina
Genus Echiaster
Genus Myrmecosaurus
Species ferrugineus - Myrmecosaurus ferrugineus
Genus Sphaeronum
Subtribe Lathrobiina
Genus Acalophaena
Genus Dacnochilus
Species angularis - Dacnochilus angularis
Species compacta - Dacnochilus compacta
Species laetus - Dacnochilus laetus
Genus Lathrobium
No Taxon subgenus Lathrobioma
Species scolopaceum - Lathrobium scolopaceum
No Taxon subgenus Lathrobium
Species fauveli - Lathrobium fauveli
Species fulvipenne - Lathrobium fulvipenne
Species washingtoni - Lathrobium washingtoni
No Taxon Subgenus Lathrolepta
Species debile - Lathrobium debile
Genus Lobrathium
Species collare - Lobrathium collare
Species grande - Lobrathium grande
Genus Pseudolathra
Species atriventris - Pseudolathra atriventris
Species dimidiata - Pseudolathra dimidiata
Species famelica - Pseudolathra famelica
Genus Tetartopeus
Species convolutus - Tetartopeus convolutus
Species niger - Tetartopeus niger
Species tetricus - Tetartopeus tetricus
Subtribe Medonina
Genus Achenomorphus
Species corticinus - Achenomorphus corticinus
Genus Deroderus
Species tabacinus - Deroderus tabacinus
Genus Lithocharis
Species nigriceps - Lithocharis nigriceps
Species ochracea - Lithocharis ochracea
Genus Medon
Species insulanus - Medon insulanus
Species rufipenne - Medon rufipenne
Genus Pseudomedon
Species thoracica - Pseudomedon thoracica
Genus Sunius
Species confluentus - Sunius confluentus
Species melanocephalus - Sunius melanocephalus
Species debilicornis - Sunius debilicornis
Species rufipes - Sunius rufipes
Genus Thinocharis
Subtribe Stilicina
Genus Eustilicus
Species tristis - Eustilicus tristis
Genus Megastilicus
Species formicarius - Megastilicus formicarius
Genus Pachystilicus
Species hanhami - Pachystilicus hanhami
Genus Rugilus
Species angularis - Rugilus angularis
Species angustatus - Rugilus angustatus
Species ceylanensis - Rugilus ceylanensis
Species orbiculatus - Rugilus orbiculatus
Species rufipes - Rugilus rufipes
Subtribe Scopaeina
Genus Orus
Species armiger - Orus armiger
Species dentiger - Orus dentiger
Species ferrugineus - Orus ferrugineus
Species fraternus - Orus fraternus
Genus Scopaeus
Subtribe Stilicopsina
Genus Stamnoderus
Species monstrosus - Stamnoderus monstrosus
Genus Stilicopsis
Species paradoxa - Stilicopsis paradoxa
Subtribe Astenina
Genus Astenus
Species americanus - Astenus americanus
Species brevipennis - Astenus brevipennis
Species cinctus - Astenus cinctus
Species discopunctatus - Astenus discopunctatus
No Taxon Astenus EGR sp. 1
Tribe Paederini
Subtribe Paederina
Genus Paederus
Species grandis - Paederus grandis
Species iowensis - Paederus iowensis
Species littorarius - Paederus littorarius
Species mexicanus - Paederus mexicanus
Species obliteratus - Paederus obliteratus
Subtribe Cryptobiina
Genus Biocrypta
Species prospiciens - Biocrypta prospiciens
Genus Homaeotarsus
Species badius - Homaeotarsus badius
Species bicolor - Homaeotarsus bicolor
Species cinctus - Homaeotarsus cinctus
Species cribratus - Homaeotarsus cribratus
Species floridanus - Homaeotarsus floridanus
Species pallipes - Homaeotarsus pallipes
Species parallelum - Homaeotarsus parallelum
Species sellatus - Homaeotarsus sellatus
Species strenuus - Homaeotarsus strenuus
No Taxon pallipes-type (postocular part inflated)
No Taxon uniformly pale/reddish spp.
No Taxon spp. of bicolor color scheme
Genus Lissobiops
Species serpentinus - Lissobiops serpentinus
Genus Ochthephilum
Species fracticorne - Ochthephilum fracticorne
Tribe Pinophilini
Genus Araeocerus
Species elegans - Araeocerus elegans
Genus Lathropinus
Species obsidianus - Lathropinus obsidianus
Species picipes - Lathropinus picipes
Genus Palaminus
Species flavipennis - Palaminus flavipennis 0
Species hudsonicus - Palaminus hudsonicus
Species larvalis - Palaminus larvalis
Genus Pinophilus
Species gracilis - Pinophilus gracilis
Species latipes - Pinophilus latipes
Species opacus - Pinophilus opacus
Species parcus - Pinophilus parcus