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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

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Subfamily Coenosiinae

House Fly - Caricea alma Tiger Fly - Coenosia tigrina fly - Macrorchis ausoba - female Fly - Coenosia Bithoracochaeta leucoprocta - male peach tiger, Coenosia nigritarsis - Coenosia - female small - Caricea tinctinervis Awesome little fly with prey  - Coenosia

Fly - Lispe Gray Fly with gray-black checkers on abdomen & obscure thorax stripes; elongated wings; reddish-gray legs. - Lispe Dull Fly Calls Forth Inner Clown - Lispe tentaculata Lispe - female Poss. Limnophora - Limnophora  Ephydridae? - Lispe fly with orange palps - Lispe Lispe