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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 Myrmeleontinae - Giant, Long-tailed, and Pit-trapping Antlions

Giant Ant Lion - Vella fallax huge ant lion, front view - Vella fallax Large antlion - Vella americana Paranthaclisis? - Paranthaclisis Caddisfly-maybe - Vella americana Antlion on the sheet - Vella fallax Antlion - Vella americana Male, Vella fallax? - Vella fallax

Antlion A - Can it be IDed to genus or species? - Brachynemurus sackeni - female Antlion - Brachynemurus hubbardii - female very long abdomened ant lion Myrmelionidae Lacewing? Myrmeleon - male Male, Scotoleon dissimilis? Myrmeleontidae - Hesperoleon sp?

Myrmeleon sp? - Myrmeleon Myrmeleontidae - Myrmeleon Doodlebug - Myrmeleon unknown bug - Myrmeleon exitialis Myrmeleontidae, ventralX - Myrmeleon immaculatus Myrmeleon Relative of a dragonfly? ID help please! - Myrmeleon immaculatus Myrmeleon immaculatus