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For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada
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Upcoming Events

Discussion of 2018 gathering

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

Photos from the 2010 Workshop in Grinnell, Iowa

Photos from the 2009 gathering in Washington


Genus Bledius

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 Staphyliniformia
Superfamily Staphylinoidea - Rove, Carrion and Fungus Beetles
Family Staphylinidae - Rove Beetles
Subfamily Oxytelinae - Spiny-legged Rove Beetles
Tribe Blediini
Genus Bledius

Species analis - Bledius analis
Species annularis - Bledius annularis
Species ferratus - Bledius ferratus
Species mandibularis - Bledius mandibularis
Species philadelphicus - Bledius philadelphicus
No Taxon sp. 1
No Taxon armatus group
No Taxon semiferrugineus group