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Spring 2021 gathering in Louisiana, April 28-May 2

National Moth Week photos of insects and people. Here's how to add your images.

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


Tribe Apaturini

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 Apaturinae - Emperors
Tribe Apaturini

Genus Asterocampa
Species celtis - Hackberry Emperor - Hodges#4557
Subspecies antonia - Texas Hackberry
Subspecies celtis - Asterocampa celtis celtis
Subspecies reinthali - Asterocampa celtis reinthali
Species clyton - Tawny Emperor - Hodges#4562.1
Subspecies clyton - Asterocampa clyton clyton
Subspecies flora - Florida Tawny Emperor
Subspecies louisa - Louisa Tawny Emperor
Subspecies texana - Texas Tawny Emperor
Species leilia - Empress Leilia - Hodges#4561
Genus Doxocopa
Species pavon - Pavon Emperor - Hodges#4566
Species laure - Silver Emperor - Hodges#4567