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Information, 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

Photos of insects and people from the 2011 gathering in Iowa


Genus Solenopsis - Fire Ants and Thief Ants

Red Imported Fire Ant brood - Solenopsis invicta - female Swarming Ants - Solenopsis invicta Red Imported Fire Ant - Solenopsis - female which fire ants? - Solenopsis invicta ant on tree bark - Solenopsis invicta hybrid fire ants - Solenopsis - female Fire ant? - Solenopsis Solenopsis invicta

small tan winged ant - Solenopsis - female Small Mandibles; Hourglass figure - Solenopsis molesta Solenopsis molesta takes flight - Solenopsis molesta - female Solenopsis texana - female tiny orange ants farming aphids - Solenopsis molesta Tiny ant - Solenopsis molesta Small ants - Solenopsis molesta - female Ant - Solenopsis