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Upcoming Events

2018 BugGuide Gathering in Virginia July 27-29: Registration and Discussion

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


Tribe Licinini

Badister elegans LeConte - Badister elegans Carabid - Badister reflexus Carabid - Badister neopulchellus Carabidae Badister sp. - Badister maculatus Small carabid - Badister micans Unknown - Badister neopulchellus Beetle for ID - Badister neopulchellus Ground beetle at porch light - Badister neopulchellus

Beetle - Dicaelus dilatatus Dicaelus purpuratus Dicaelus dilatatus? - Dicaelus dilatatus beautiful blue/purple beetle in the basin - Dicaelus purpuratus Dicaelus purpuratus Ground Beetle - Dicaelus Notched-mouth Ground Beetle - Dicaelus politus Big Black Ground Beetle - Dicaelus teter