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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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Tribe Hemitheini

Phylum Arthropoda - Arthropods
Subphylum Hexapoda - Hexapods
Class Insecta - Insects
Order Lepidoptera - Butterflies and Moths
Superfamily Geometroidea - Geometrid and Swallowtail Moths
Family Geometridae - Geometrid Moths
Subfamily Geometrinae - Emeralds
Tribe Hemitheini

Genus Chlorochlamys
Species appellaria - Chlorochlamys appellaria - Hodges#7073
Species chloroleucaria - Blackberry Looper - Hodges#7071
Species phyllinaria - Thin-lined Chlorochlamys Moth - Hodges#7074
Species triangularis - Chlorochlamys triangularis - Hodges#7072
Genus Chloropteryx
Species nordicaria - Chloropteryx nordicaria - Hodges#7076
Species paularia - Chloropteryx paularia - Hodges#7077
Species tepperaria - Angle-winged Emerald - Hodges#7075
Genus Hethemia
Species pistasciaria - Pistachio Emerald - Hodges#7084
Genus Hemithea
Species aestivaria - Common Emerald - Hodges#7083
Genus Mesothea
Species incertata - Day Emerald - Hodges#7085
Genus Xerochlora
Species inveterascaria - Xerochlora inveterascaria - Hodges#7079
Species martinaria - Xerochlora martinaria - Hodges#7080
Species masonaria - Xerochlora masonaria - Hodges#7081
Species mesotheides - Xerochlora mesotheides - Hodges#7082
Species viridipallens - Xerochlora viridipallens - Hodges#7078