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For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada
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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 Neuroptera - Antlions, Owlflies, Lacewings, Mantidflies and Allies

Wasp mantispid fly - Climaciella brunnea small brown lacewing - Hemerobius Lacewing - Chrysopa oculata Neuroptera larva Brown lacewing pupa - Micromus posticus Lacewing - Chrysopa coloradensis Mantidfly - Dicromantispa interrupta(?) - Dicromantispa interrupta Pale brown lacewing

Antlion Adult - Myrmeleon normal long-ab antlion - Scotoleon dissimilis - male Moth??? - Vella americana huge ant lion, front view - Vella fallax Myrmeleontidae - male Myrmeleon Ant lion Insect at Fort Hunt Park (Fairfax County, VA) - Glenurus gratus