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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


Subfamily Chloroperlinae

Chloroperlidae: Sweltsa lateralis - Sweltsa lateralis Chloroperlidae: Alloperla concolor - Alloperla concolor stonefly - Sweltsa naica Chloroperlid stonefly, genus Sweltsa - Sweltsa Alloperla 149512 Sweltsa - Sweltsa Sweltsa coloradensis - female Haploperla brevis
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Plecoptera (Stoneflies)
Superfamily Perloidea
Family Chloroperlidae (Green Stoneflies)
Subfamily Chloroperlinae
contains the bulk of the family; 2 tribes with ~100 spp. in 10 genera in our area(1) [81 in the lower 48 states(2)] and >180 spp. in 16 genera worldwide(3)
holarctic + Oriental; throughout NA(3)