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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

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Infraorder Leptopodomorpha

Phylum Arthropoda - Arthropods
Subphylum Hexapoda - Hexapods
Class Insecta - Insects
Order Hemiptera - True Bugs, Cicadas, Hoppers, Aphids and Allies
Suborder Heteroptera - True Bugs
Infraorder Leptopodomorpha

Family Saldidae - Shore Bugs
Subfamily Chiloxanthinae
Genus Chiloxanthus
Species stellatus - Chiloxanthus stellatus
Genus Pentacora
Species hirta - Pentacora hirta
Species ligata - Pentacora ligata
Species signoreti - Pentacora signoreti
Species sphacelata - Pentacora sphacelata
Subfamily Saldinae
Tribe Saldini
Genus Calacanthia
Species trybomi - Calacanthia trybomi
Genus Lampracanthia
Species crassicornis - Lampracanthia crassicornis
Genus Salda
Species lugubris - Salda lugubris
Species provancheri - Salda provancheri
Species anthracina - Salda anthracina
Genus Teloleuca
Species bifasciata - Teloleuca bifasciata
Tribe Saldoidini
Genus Ioscytus
Species politus - Ioscytus politus
Genus Macrosaldula
Species monae - Macrosaldula monae
Genus Micracanthia
Species bergrothi - Micracanthia bergrothi
Species floridana - Micracanthia floridana
Species humilis - Micracanthia humilis
Genus Saldoida
Species cornuta - Saldoida cornuta
Species slossonae - Saldoida slossonae
Genus Saldula
Species ablusa - Saldula ablusa
Species lomata - Saldula lomata
Species opacula - Saldula opacula
Species orbiculata - Saldula orbiculata
Species pallipes - Saldula pallipes
Species saltatoria - Saldula saltatoria
Genus Rupisalda
No Taxon Unidentified Immatures
Family Leptopodidae - Spiny-Legged Bugs
Genus Patapius
Species spinosus - Patapius spinosus