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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

Previous events


Tribe Nymphalini

Phylum Arthropoda - Arthropods
Subphylum Hexapoda - Hexapods
Class Insecta - Insects
Order Lepidoptera - Butterflies and Moths
Superfamily Papilionoidea - Butterflies and Skippers
Family Nymphalidae - Brush-footed Butterflies
Subfamily Nymphalinae - Crescents, Checkerspots, Anglewings, etc.
Tribe Nymphalini

Genus Smyrna - Beauties
Species blomfildia - Blomfild's Beauty - Hodges#4547
Species karwinskii - Karwinski's Beauty - Hodges#4547.1
Genus Vanessa - Ladies and Red Admiral
Species annabella - West Coast Lady - Hodges#4436
Species atalanta - Red Admiral - Hodges#4437
Species cardui - Painted Lady - Hodges#4435
Species virginiensis - American Lady - Hodges#4434
No Taxon annabella X atalanta
Genus Colobura - Mosaics or Beauties
Species annulata - Annulata Mosaic
Species dirce - Zebra Mosaic
Genus Hypanartia - Mapwings
Species lethe - Orange Mapwing - Hodges#4438
Genus Aglais - Tortoiseshells
Species milberti - Milbert's Tortoiseshell - Hodges#4433
Species urticae - Small Tortoiseshell - Hodges#4433.2
Species io - European Peacock - Hodges#4433.1
Genus Nymphalis - Tortoiseshells
Species antiopa - Mourning Cloak - Hodges#4432
Species californica - California Tortoiseshell - Hodges#4431
Species l-album - Compton Tortoiseshell - Hodges#4430
Genus Polygonia - Commas, Question Mark
Species comma - Eastern Comma - Hodges#4421
Species faunus - Green Comma - Hodges#4423
Species gracilis - Hoary Comma - Hodges#4427
Subspecies gracilis - Polygonia gracilis gracilis
Subspecies zephyrus - Zephyr Anglewing
Species interrogationis - Question Mark - Hodges#4420
Species oreas - Oreas Comma - Hodges#4428
Species progne - Gray Comma - Hodges#4429
Species satyrus - Satyr Comma - Hodges#4422