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Photos of insects and people from the 2022 BugGuide gathering in New Mexico, July 20-24

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

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Subfamily Ptiliinae

Tiny bristle-antennaed beetle - Ptenidium Fir Feather-wing - Pteryx Fir Feather-wing - Pteryx Ptilid 2 - Ptenidium Motschulskium sinuaticolle Matthews - Motschulskium sinuaticolle beetle? - Ptinella Unknown  - Ptinella Unknown beetle - Ptinella
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Coleoptera (Beetles)
Suborder Polyphaga (Water, Rove, Scarab, Long-horned, Leaf and Snout Beetles)
No Taxon (Series Staphyliniformia)
Superfamily Staphylinoidea (Rove, Carrion and Fungus Beetles)
Family Ptiliidae (Featherwing[ed] Beetles)
Subfamily Ptiliinae
Explanation of Names
Ptiliinae Erichson 1845
Numbers
4 tribes in our area + 1 one small recently described tropical tribe (Grebennikov 2009)