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Upcoming Events

Discussion of 2018 gathering

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

Photos of insects and people from the 2011 gathering in Iowa

Photos from the 2010 Workshop in Grinnell, Iowa

Photos from the 2009 gathering in Washington


Family Scraptiidae - False Flower Beetles

Allopoda Small beetle - Canifa Allopoda #500 - Canifa pallipes Scraptiidae (False Flower Beetle), dorsal - Canifa plagiata Small, brown, hairy beetle - Canifa Brown beetle on a leaf - Allopoda lutea false flower beetle - Canifa pallipes

another stumper - Pentaria Naucles Pentaria False flower beetle - Anaspis rufa Mordellidae - Tumbling Flower Beetle - Anaspis rufa Anaspis? - Anaspis sericea Scraptiidae perhaps - Pentaria trifasciata Tiny orange beetle under log - Scraptiidae? - Pentaria trifasciata