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Photos of insects and people from the 2015 gathering in Wisconsin, July 10-12

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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

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Tribe Mansoniini

Only thing biting... - Mansonia dyari - female Salt and Pepper Mosquito - Coquillettidia perturbans Mosquito - Coquillettidia perturbans - female Mosquitoe - Coquillettidia perturbans Coquillettidia perturbans - female Coquillettidia perturbans again? - Coquillettidia perturbans - female Male Mosquito - Coquillettidia perturbans - male Coquillettidia perturbans - female
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Diptera (Flies)
No Taxon ("Nematocera" (Non-Brachycera))
Infraorder Culicomorpha (Mosquitoes and Midges)
Family Culicidae (Mosquitoes)
Tribe Mansoniini
2 genera, with ?4 spp. in our area and >80 spp. worldwide(1)(2)
predominantly palaeotropical group, with a few members (mainly Mansonia) ranging into the colder parts of the world(3)