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Photos of 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


Family Erebidae

Phylum Arthropoda - Arthropods
Subphylum Hexapoda - Hexapods
Class Insecta - Insects
Order Lepidoptera - Butterflies and Moths
Superfamily Noctuoidea - Owlet Moths and kin
Family Erebidae

Subfamily Anobinae
Subfamily Arctiinae - Tiger and Lichen Moths
Subfamily Boletobiinae
Subfamily Calpinae - Fruit-piercing Moths
Subfamily Erebinae
Subfamily Eulepidotinae
Subfamily Herminiinae - Litter Moths
Subfamily Hypeninae
Subfamily Hypenodinae
Subfamily Hypocalinae
Subfamily Lymantriinae - Tussock Moths
Subfamily Pangraptinae
Subfamily Rivulinae
Subfamily Scolecocampinae
Subfamily Scoliopteryginae
Subfamily Toxocampinae
No Taxon Tiger or Tussock cocoons