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Discussion of 2018 gathering

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


Genus Cyrtopogon

Unkonwn Robber Fly - Stenonpogininae? - Cyrtopogon willistoni Machimus - Cyrtopogon falto - male Cyrtopogon fly probably Asilidae on log - Cyrtopogon Cyrtopogon? - Cyrtopogon Robber Fly on the railing - Cyrtopogon inversus - male Robber Fly - Cyrtopogon auripilosus - male Asilidae - Cyrtopogon vandykei
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Diptera (Flies)
No Taxon (Orthorrhapha)
Superfamily Asiloidea
Family Asilidae (Robber Flies)
Subfamily Stenopogoninae
Genus Cyrtopogon
Explanation of Names
Cyrtopogon Loew 1847
>70 spp. in our area, ~120 total(1)