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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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Family Tephritidae - Fruit Flies

Olive Fruit Fly - Bactrocera oleae Ceratitis capitata - Mediterranean Fruit Fly??? - Ceratitis capitata - male Olive Fruit Fly - Bactrocera oleae Acalyptratae?  It reminds me of an Olive Fruit Fly, but different - Bactrocera oleae - female Bactrocera oleae Rainbow-Eyed Fly - Ceratitis capitata Acalyptrate fly I think, but then...? - Bactrocera oleae - female Olive Fruit Fly? - Bactrocera oleae - female

Space Alien - Goldenrod Gall Fly emergence - Eurosta solidaginis - female Paracantha? - Paracantha culta - female Euaresta festiva? - Euaresta festiva - male  Dithrycini? - Aciurina mexicana - female Sunflower Seed Maggot? - Neotephritis finalis - female Fruit Fly? Fly maybe - Paracantha culta Eutreta sp. - Eutreta

Pale Fly - Strauzia intermedia - female Fly - Strauzia perfecta Fly - Strauzia - male Rhagoletis suavis - male What Species is this? (Binomial name please) - Rhagoletis pomonella - male 2416 - Rhagoletis completa - male Unknown fly - Strauzia Parastenopa limata

Stem Gall on Leafcup Flies in stem swellings, Polymnia Swellings, Polymnia