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Upcoming Events

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

National Moth Week was July 23-31, 2022! See moth submissions.

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 Ophiogomphus - Snaketails

Ophiogomphus bison (Bison Snaketail) - Ophiogomphus bison - male Brook Snaketail (Ophiogomphus aspersus) - Ophiogomphus aspersus - male Rusty Snaketail - Ophiogomphus rupinsulensis Ophiogomphus occidentis Maine Snaketail - Ophiogomphus mainensis - male Extra-striped Snaketail - Ophiogomphus anomalus - male - female brown and green clubtail - Ophiogomphus rupinsulensis - female Perhaps Black Meadowhawk Sympetrum danae - Ophiogomphus - male
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Odonata (Dragonflies and Damselflies)
Suborder Anisoptera (Dragonflies)
Family Gomphidae (Clubtails)
Genus Ophiogomphus (Snaketails)