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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

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Previous events

Phillip Harpootlian - male

Phillip Harpootlian - Male
Makeshift lab, Ghion Hotel, Bahir Dar, Ethiopia
Life is like a bowl of Scarabs - you have to really look
hard to find the treasures amongst all the dung beetles!
.. and too much alcohol only makes things harder.

Euontitcellus sp..
If you look in my images summited thinkgy I found or think I found an Euontitcellus sp. Could you take a look for me please sir.

i hope you're not about to miss the bowl...
this kind of focused facial expression often prompts traffic officers to make one recite the alphabet and do other unpleasant things. i would rather recite aphodiine genera for the test.
lovely portrait -- taken way out of BG range, though... but we'll keep it. i wonder if this submission has something to do my recent request re: Ethiopia team [and if so, i'm very glad i asked]

actually was
I normally don't care for pictures of myself, but I didn't hate this one.

that's how i feel about mine...
Jan gets credit for the nice job. Please say hi and forward my kindest regards.

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