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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

Previous events


Family Xyelidae - Xyelid Sawflies

Phylum Arthropoda - Arthropods
Subphylum Hexapoda - Hexapods
Class Insecta - Insects
Order Hymenoptera - Ants, Bees, Wasps and Sawflies
No Taxon "Symphyta" - Sawflies, Horntails, and Wood Wasps
Family Xyelidae - Xyelid Sawflies

Subfamily Macroxyelinae
Genus Macroxyela
Species ferruginea - Macroxyela ferruginea
Genus Megaxyela
Species tricolor - Megaxyela tricolor
Species major - Megaxyela major
Subfamily Xyelinae
Genus Pleroneura
Species bruneicornis - Balsam Shootboring Sawfly
Genus Xyela
Species bakeri - Xyela bakeri
Species linsleyi - Xyela linsleyi
Species middlekauffi - Xyela middlekauffi
No Taxon minor-group
Species minor - Xyela minor
No Taxon styrax-group