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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

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Superfamily Lauxanioidea

Tiny fly on cactus needs ID - Leucopis bellula Fly on cactus, associated with Cochineal - Leucopis bellula Fly associated with cochineal - Leucopis bellula Two Stripes - Leucopis Chamaemyiidae - Chamaemyia Chamaemyia - female Fly 2.7mm - Chamaemyia Chamaemyiidae, pupaX - Leucopis

fly - Sapromyza brachysoma Fly - Minettia Fly Lauxaniidae, lateral - Homoneura Lauxaniidae likely Homoneura - Homoneura fly sp. - Homoneura philadelphica  Orange Vinegar Fly - Lateral - Neogriphoneura sordida small fly - Minettia lupulina