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Upcoming Events

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

National Moth Week was July 23-31, 2022! See moth submissions.

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


Subphylum Crustacea - Crustaceans

Fairy shrimp - Eubranchipus serratus - male clam shrimp? - female fairy shrimp male specimen 1 - Streptocephalus sealii - male Fresh water sea monster - Triops Chydoridae - Genus Chydorus, Alonella, Anchistropus, or Pseudochydorus Tiny Crustacean - Daphnia Triops maybe Fairy shrimp found in vernal pool. - female

Asian Shore Crab - Hemigrapsus sanguineus Northern crayfish - Orconectes virilis Hermit crab - Pagurus longicarpus Shrimp European Sowbug - Oniscus asellus Sandhopper - Americorchestia megalophthalma Opossum Shrimp - female Mantis Shrimp

Pollicipes Copepod with eggs - female Cyclopoid Copepod - Acartia Cyclopidae Copepod Cyclopoida Barnacles

Water creature Ostracod Ostracods Ostracoda Ostracod Tiny Clam-Like Orange/Brown Aquatic Arthropod Unknown water organism ostracods