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Spring 2021 gathering in Louisiana, April 28-May 2

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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

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Family Corydalidae - Dobsonflies and Fishflies

Phylum Arthropoda - Arthropods
Subphylum Hexapoda - Hexapods
Class Insecta - Insects
Order Megaloptera - Alderflies, Dobsonflies, and Fishflies
Family Corydalidae - Dobsonflies and Fishflies

Subfamily Corydalinae - Dobsonflies
Genus Corydalus - Dobsonflies
Species cornutus - Eastern Dobsonfly
Species luteus - Pale Dobsonfly
Species texanus - Western Dobsonfly
Subfamily Chauliodinae - Fishflies
Genus Chauliodes
Species pectinicornis - Summer Fishfly
Species rastricornis - Spring Fishfly
Genus Dysmicohermes
Species ingens - Dysmicohermes ingens
Species disjunctus - Dysmicohermes disjunctus
Genus Neohermes
Species concolor - Neohermes concolor
Species filicornis - Neohermes filicornis
Species californicus - Neohermes californicus
Species angusticollis - Neohermes angusticollis
Genus Nigronia - Dark Fishflies
Species serricornis - Saw-combed Fishfly
Species fasciata - Banded Fishfly
Genus Orohermes
Species crepusculus - Orohermes crepusculus
Genus Protochauliodes
Species aridus - Protochauliodes aridus
Species montivagus - Protochauliodes montivagus
Species spenceri - Protochauliodes spenceri
Species minimus - Protochauliodes minimus