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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 Cosmiina

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 Cosmiina

Genus Cosmia
Species calami - American Dun-bar Moth - Hodges#9815
Species praeacuta - Cosmia praeacuta - Hodges#9814
Species elisae - Cosmia elisae - Hodges#9814.1
Genus Enargia
Species decolor - Pale Enargia - Hodges#9549
Species fausta - Enargia fausta - Hodges#9550.2
Species infumata - Smoked Sallow - Hodges#9550
Genus Ipimorpha
Species nanaimo - Ipimorpha nanaimo - Hodges#9552
Species pleonectusa - Even-lined Sallow - Hodges#9555
Species viridipallida - Ipimorpha viridipallida - Hodges#9553
Genus Zotheca
Species tranquilla - Elder Moth - Hodges#9816