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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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Tribe Lachnophorini

Anchonoderus quadrinotatus Horn - Anchonoderus quadrinotatus Ega sallei (Chevrolat) - Ega sallei Beetle - Ega sallei Beetle - Ega sallei Eucaerus varicornis Ground beetle - Lachnophorus elegantulus Ega sallei Ega sallei
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Coleoptera (Beetles)
Suborder Adephaga (Ground and Water Beetles)
Family Carabidae (Ground Beetles)
Subfamily Harpalinae
Supertribe Harpalitae
Tribe Lachnophorini
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
reviewed in(1)
Explanation of Names
Lachnophorini LeConte 1853
8 spp. in 5 genera in our area(2), ~140 spp. in 18 genera total(1)
New World (15 genera, mainly Neotropical) + 3 genera in Old World tropics(1)