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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


Tribe Dicercini

Brassy Metallic Wood Borer Beetle - Dicerca divaricata Buprestid IMG_5136_d - Dicerca punctulata House visitor - Dicerca obscura Birch tree beetle - Dicerca caudata Metallic Wood-boring beetle - Dicerca obscura buprestid - Dicerca Dicerca obscura? - Dicerca Dicerca obscura? - Dicerca obscura

An acacia lover - Gyascutus caelatus Prasinalia imperialis large Buprestid - Hippomelas planicauda Gyascutus (Gyascutus) diannae (Helfer) 1954 - Gyascutus dianae Buprestid on mesquite - Gyascutus caelatus - male Buprestis subornata - Gyascutus dianae Hippomelas - Hippomelas sphenicus Female, Hippomelas parkeri? - Hippomelas parkeri - female