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Upcoming Events

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 Calpini

Phylum Arthropoda - Arthropods
Subphylum Hexapoda - Hexapods
Class Insecta - Insects
Order Lepidoptera - Butterflies and Moths
Superfamily Noctuoidea - Owlet Moths and kin
Family Erebidae
Subfamily Calpinae - Fruit-piercing Moths
Tribe Calpini

Genus Calyptra - Vampire Moths
Species canadensis - Canadian Owlet - Hodges#8536
Genus Gonodonta
Species bidens - Gonodonta bidens - Hodges#8542.1
Species incurva - Gonodonta incurva - Hodges#8542
Species nitidimacula - Gonodonta nitidimacula - Hodges#8542.3
Species nutrix - Citrus Fruit-piercer - Hodges#8540
Species pyrgo - Gonodonta pyrgo - Hodges#8539
Species sicheas - Gonodonta sicheas - Hodges#8537
Species sinaldus - Gonodonta sinaldus - Hodges#8538
Species unica - Gonodonta unica - Hodges#8541
Genus Plusiodonta
Species amado - Plusiodonta amado - Hodges#8535
Species compressipalpis - Moonseed Moth - Hodges#8534
Species nr-compressipalpis - Plusiodonta nr-compressipalpis from Arizona - Hodges#8534.89