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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

Photos of insects and people from the 2012 gathering in Alabama


Genus Datana

Phylum Arthropoda - Arthropods
Subphylum Hexapoda - Hexapods
Class Insecta - Insects
Order Lepidoptera - Butterflies and Moths
Superfamily Noctuoidea - Owlet Moths and kin
Family Notodontidae - Prominent Moths
Subfamily Phalerinae
Genus Datana

Species angusii - Angus's Datana Moth - Hodges#7903
Species californica - Datana californica - Hodges#7902.1
Species cochise - Datana cochise - Hodges#7907.1
Species contracta - Contracted Datana - Hodges#7906
Species diffidens - Datana diffidens - Hodges#7912
Species drexelii - Drexel's Datana - Hodges#7904
Species integerrima - Walnut Caterpillar Moth - Hodges#7907
Species major - Azalea Caterpillar Moth - Hodges#7905
Species ministra - Yellow-necked Caterpillar Moth - Hodges#7902
Species modesta - Datana modesta - Hodges#7910
Species neomexicana - Datana neomexicana - Hodges#7913
Species perfusa - Datana perfusa - Hodges#7914
Species perspicua - Spotted Datana - Hodges#7908
Species ranaeceps - Post-burn Datana - Hodges#7911
Species robusta - Datana robusta - Hodges#7909
No Taxon Early Instar Caterpillars