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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

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Subtribe Xylenina

Phylum Arthropoda - Arthropods
Subphylum Hexapoda - Hexapods
Class Insecta - Insects
Order Lepidoptera - Butterflies and Moths
Superfamily Noctuoidea - Owlet Moths and kin
Family Noctuidae - Owlet Moths
Subfamily Noctuinae - Cutworm or Dart Moths
Tribe Xylenini
Subtribe Xylenina

Genus Agrochola
Genus Aseptis
Genus Anathix
Genus Brachylomia
Genus Chaetaglaea
Genus Epidemas
Genus Epiglaea
Genus Eucirroedia
Genus Eupsilia
Genus Hillia
Genus Homoglaea
Genus Hyppa
Genus Litholomia
Genus Lithomoia
Genus Lithophane - Pinions
Genus Mesogona
Genus Metaxaglaea
Genus Omphaloscelis
Genus Paraseptis
Genus Parastichtis
Genus Psectraglaea
Genus Pyreferra
Genus Sericaglaea
Genus Sunira
Genus Viridiseptis
Genus Xanthia
Genus Xylena - Swordgrass Moths
Genus Xystopeplus