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Photos of insects and people from the Spring 2021 gathering in Louisiana, April 28-May 2

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Order Hymenoptera - Ants, Bees, Wasps and Sawflies

Acantholyda? - Cephalcia californica sawfly - Arge onerosa Sawfly - Macrophya pulchella Arge pectoralis Diptera? Green Sawfly WaspBG9 - Macrophya punctumalbum Wasp

Stephanid wasp - Megischus bicolor - female Tiny Wasp Cynipid from Quercus prinoides gall Wasp IMG_1159 - Ophion - male Wasp - Aclista - female ichneumonid 1 - Megarhyssa macrurus - female Leptocybe invasa Fisher & Lasalle  - Leptocybe invasa - female vibrating wasp

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

Cocoon Wasp? cocoon Wasp cocoon? attached to caterpillar Larva Unknown Nightmare Piñata wasp Stem dweller, Campanula rotundifolia