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Photos of insects and people from the Spring 2021 gathering in Louisiana, April 28-May 2

National Moth Week 2020 photos of insects and people.

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

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Order Araneae - Spiders

Rabidosa carrana - male Steatoda - female Dysdera crocata Tigrosa sp. - Tigrosa helluo Long-jawed orbweaver - Tetragnatha Large spider (orb weaver?) - Neoscona domiciliorum Which Spider?? - Pardosa Tetragnatha sp.? - Tetragnatha

spider unknown - Cyclocosmia truncata - male Trapdoor/Cyrtaucheniid outed - Promyrmekiaphila clathrata Eucteniza - Eucteniza relata - female Spider - Euagrus chisoseus Tarantula on Marcus Landslide Trail - Aphonopelma chalcodes Black and orange ground spider sp? - Sphodros rufipes A touching tableau (what's going on here?) - Calisoga Adult male with silk retreat? - Antrodiaetus pacificus - male

Fungus-ridden Spider Spider on oak tree Spider on oak tree Phidippus regius - female Phidippus regius - female Spider with Fungus Fungus laden Spider (Torrubiella arachnophila var. leiopus)… Parasitized spider with puparia

Spider retreat? Spider? Eggs egg sac? upright mesh web Egg Sac with a Seat Belt spider nest Baptisia pod with egg sack Orange egg sac