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Upcoming Events

Interested in a 2022 BugGuide gathering in New Mexico?

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 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.

Previous events


Order Scolopendromorpha - Bark Centipedes

Monster centipede (crawling away) - Scolopendra heros That's not huge--THIS is HUGE...Scolopendromorpha in Florida Keys - Scolopendra alternans Centipede Texas (Scolopendra polymorpha) - Scolopendra heros BioBlitz Bug 122 - Hemiscolopendra marginata Cryptopid centipede??  - Hemiscolopendra marginata Giant Redheaded Centipede? - Scolopendra heros Giant Redheaded Centipede? - Scolopendra heros Arthrorhabdus pygmaeus - female

Scolopocryptops species? - Scolopocryptops spinicaudus Centipede with prey - Scolopocryptops sexspinosus Scolopocryptops sexspinosus Centipede - Scolopocryptops Centipede - Scolopocryptops sexspinosus Red Centipede - Scolopocryptops sexspinosus Centipede from oak leaf litter - Scolopocryptops gracilis Cryptops hortensis? - Scolopocryptops

Tropical centipede - Cryptops hortensis Centipede  3 - Cryptops Orange Centipede Scolopendromorpha? - Cryptops hortensis Centipede - Cryptops Centipede - Cryptops Centipede - Cryptops Cryptops?

Centipede - Theatops posticus a third centipede - Theatops posticus Theatops californiensis Slate Creek Chilopoda - Theatops posticus Theatops sp. - Theatops posticus Theatops Centipede with young - Theatops posticus - female Texas Centipede - Theatops posticus