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

Discussion, insects and people from the 2018 BugGuide 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

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


Class Arachnida - Arachnids

Phylum Arthropoda - Arthropods
Subphylum Chelicerata - Chelicerates
Class Arachnida - Arachnids

Subclass Acari - Mites and Ticks
Order Amblypygi - Tailless Whipscorpions
Order Araneae - Spiders
Order Ricinulei - Hooded tickspiders
Order Uropygi - Whipscorpions
Order Opiliones - Harvestmen
Order Palpigradi - Microscorpions
Order Pseudoscorpiones - Pseudoscorpions
Order Schizomida - Short-tailed Whipscorpions
Order Scorpiones - Scorpions
Order Solifugae - Windscorpions