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National Moth Week photos of insects and people. Here's how to add your images.

Photos of insects and people from the 2019 BugGuide Gathering in Louisiana, July 25-27

Discussion, 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

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


Entomology Discord server with roach giveaway live!

Shadow Roach Giveaway now live!!!!! Less than THREE DAYS LEFT to enter!!! We are giving away a starter colony of 30+ mixed sizes of shadow roaches! They are a cool jet black pathogenic roach! I mean, just their name is awesome! And, shipping is on us! It's free to enter, and if you win, it ships free to your residence! To enter the giveaway, you must join the discord BugTown at https://discord.gg/n6rnuJQJgT . Once you enter, click on the giveaway bot! Best of luck! (US only rn cause we can't ship out of country)
BugTown is an invertebrate discord I just created the night before New Years, I want to make a new community to bring bug lovers together, there are already a great group of 250 people and I'm sure you will meet many new bug friends!!!
There is many cool hobbyists in there as well as a few that work in academia. I really hope you see you all there! Consider checking it out as a means to connect to fellow bug lovers!