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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


Order Hymenoptera - Ants, Bees, Wasps and Sawflies

Another Illinois sawfly - Dolerus Trichiosoma - Trichiosoma triangulum Mystery fly - Tethida barda - female Allantus viennensis? - Allantus viennensis Macrophya flavicoxae Common sawfly - Dolerus Sawfly - Tenthredo ID this colorado bug - Cephus cinctus

Fimbriate Gall Wasp - Andricus opertus Ichneumon Wasp - Enicospilus purgatus - female Bearberry mymarid - Ooctonus Procto - Proctotrupes caudatus - male Anomalon sp.? unidentified Hymenoptera - Evania appendigaster tent mine on Holodiscus discolor Braconid but any idea on subfamily or genus?

Bumblebee, Apidae - Bombus impatiens - female Megachile ID Request - Megachile pugnata Agapostemon - male Beewolf - Philanthus multimaculatus Ammophila kennedyi? - Ammophila Chrysidid Wasp? - Parnopes edwardsii - female Ant - Lasius - female Spider Wasp Paper Wasp - Polistes - female

pupal case? Pupa Larva or pupa perhaps Dryinidae larva Wasp? cocoon Healthy Nadata Gibbosa Cocoon??? Diplolepis rosae - Robin's pincushion Diplolepis rosae - Robin's pincushion