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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

Previous events

Small beetle - Xylobiops basilaris

Small beetle - Xylobiops basilaris
Baton Rouge, Brookhollow Drive, East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana, USA
March 10, 2006
Size: body length 3.9 mm.
Collected at UV light. Possible match of .

Bostrichidae: Xylobiops basilaris
Widespread and very distinctive in eastern US. A very nice photo.

Fantastic image of a red-shouldered bostrichid. Don't have time to look up the scientific name, so sorry:-(

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