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Upcoming Events

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 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


Tribe Oophorini

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 Elateriformia
Superfamily Elateroidea - Click, Firefly and Soldier Beetles
Family Elateridae - Click Beetles
Subfamily Agrypninae
Tribe Oophorini

Genus Aeolus
Species amabilis - Aeolus amabilis
Species asper - Aeolus asper
Species cribratus - Aeolus cribratus
Species lepidus - Aeolus lepidus
Species livens - Aeolus livens
Species mellillus - Flat Wireworm
Species nigriventris - Aeolus nigriventris
Species scutellatus - Aeolus scutellatus
Species subornatus - Aeolus subornatus
Species trilineatus - Aeolus trilineatus
Genus Conoderus
Species athoides - Conoderus athoides
Species auritus - Conoderus auritus
Species aversus - Conoderus aversus
Species bellus - Conoderus bellus
Species browni - Conoderus browni
Species delicatus - Conoderus delicatus
Species exsul - Pasture Wireworm
Species falli - Southern Potato Wireworm
Species ferruginosus - Conoderus ferruginosus
Species lividus - Conoderus lividus
Species parallelus - Conoderus parallelus
Species pictus - Conoderus pictus
Species rudis - Conoderus rudis
Species scissus - Conoderus scissus
Species similis - Conoderus similis
Species suturalis - Conoderus suturalis
Species texanus - Conoderus texanus
Species vespertinus - Tobacco Wireworm
Species xysticus - Conoderus xysticus
No Taxon Arizona A
No Taxon California A
No Taxon texanus/vespertinus
Genus Deronocus
Species sleeperi - Deronocus sleeperi
Genus Heteroderes
Species amplicollis - Gulf Wireworm
Species sordidus - Heteroderes sordidus