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Upcoming Events

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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 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.

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subgenus Epicauta

Phylum Arthropoda - Arthropods
Subphylum Hexapoda - Hexapods
Class Insecta - Insects
Order Coleoptera - Beetles
Suborder Polyphaga - Water, Rove, Scarab, Long-horned, Leaf and Snout Beetles
No Taxon Series Cucujiformia
Superfamily Tenebrionoidea - Fungus, Bark, Darkling and Blister Beetles
Family Meloidae - Blister Beetles
Subfamily Meloinae
Tribe Epicautini
Genus Epicauta
No Taxon subgenus Epicauta

Species alphonsii - Epicauta alphonsii
Species brunnea - Epicauta brunnea
Species cinctipennis - Epicauta cinctipennis
Species conferta - Epicauta conferta
Species corvina - Epicauta corvina
Species costata - Epicauta costata
Species parvula - Epicauta parvula
Species straba - Epicauta straba
Species stuarti - Epicauta stuarti
Species tricostata - Epicauta tricostata
No Taxon Caviceps Group
No Taxon Cinerea Group
No Taxon Cupraeola Group
No Taxon Maculata Group
No Taxon Sericans Group
No Taxon Vittata Group
No Taxon apache or jeffersi