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Upcoming Events

Information, insects and people from the 2019 BugGuide Gathering in Louisiana, July 25-27

Discussion, 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

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


Tribe Carabini

Firey Searcher? At least I'm fairly sure that's what it is. - Calosoma scrutator Unknown Beetle - Calosoma sayi Carabidae, Caterpillar Hunter - Calosoma wilcoxi small Calosoma willcoxi or scrutator? - Calosoma scrutator Calosoma? - Calosoma semilaeve Calosoma externum (Narrow Searcher) - Calosoma externum Ground Beetle - Calosoma cancellatum Beetle - Calosoma

Carabus nemoralis larva - Carabus nemoralis Relatively Large purple/glossy Beetle - Carabus nemoralis Carabus auratus Coleopteran in Toronto - Carabus granulatus Carabus nemoralis? - Carabus nemoralis Ground Beetle  - Carabus vinctus Ground Beetle - Carabus taedatus European Ground Beetle - Carabus nemoralis - female