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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

Previous events


Order Hymenoptera - Ants, Bees, Wasps and Sawflies

Sawfly - Acantholyda maculiventris sawfly - Dineura militaris symphytan - Pontania yellow wasp? - Tenthredo Unknown catepiller - Zadiprion townsendi Dogwood Thyatrid? mottled sawfly larva Sawfly - Thrinax dubitata

Wasp Wasp IMG_8965 - Polytribax contiguus - male Ichneumon wasp - Anomalon ejuncidum - female Conura igneoides Limonethe maurator wasp - Limonethe maurator Mesostenus thoracicus? - Mesostenus thoracicus - female Ichneumonidae - Diapetimorpha - female Parasitica

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 bellicosus - female

soft dark-brown+grayish pupa pupal case? unknown cocoon  Microgastrinae cocoon? question mark parasite Unknown Eggs and nests Unidentified brown pupa