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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

Photos from the 2010 Workshop in Grinnell, Iowa

Photos from the 2009 gathering in Washington


Species Ischnura denticollis - Black-fronted Forktail

California Damsel 4 - Ischnura denticollis - female Western Forktail? - Ischnura denticollis Ischnura denticollis? - Ischnura denticollis - female damselfly - Ischnura denticollis - male damselfly - Ischnura denticollis - female Ischnura sp. - Ischnura denticollis - female Black-fronted Forktail - Ischnura denticollis - male small damselfly - Ischnura denticollis - male
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Odonata (Dragonflies and Damselflies)
Suborder Zygoptera (Damselflies)
Family Coenagrionidae (Narrow-winged Damselflies)
Genus Ischnura (Forktails)
Species denticollis (Black-fronted Forktail)
Males similar to cervula but no spots on top of thorax and blue only on top of 8 and 9:

Females similar to cervula, but blue spots only on top and on both 8 and 9