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Upcoming Events

See Moth submissions from National Moth Week 2023

Photos of insects and people from the 2022 BugGuide gathering in New Mexico, July 20-24

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

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

Photos of 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

Previous events

An amateur entomologist's website covering species of Oecanthinae found in the United States which includes: Observations of behavior and habitats; photographic documentation of development; links to videos of singing males, mating, ovipositing, molting, and other interesting behaviors; general range maps; notable figures in the study of oecanthinae; and tips for identification of the various species. (Remains under development as of November 2010 -- particularly in the area of anatomy. Additionally, two species have yet to be photographed.)