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

National Moth Week 2020 photos of insects and people.

Photos of insects and people from the 2019 gathering in Louisiana, July 25-27

Discussion, 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

Photos of insects and people from the 2014 gathering in Virginia, June 4-7.

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Genus Eristalis

hoverfly - Eristalis stipator - female Palpada vinetorum - Eristalis transversa 9033281 Eristalis - Eristalis dimidiata - male Copestylum? - Eristalis stipator - female Syrphid fly - Eristalis dimidiata - male flower fly – Eristalis arbustorum? - Eristalis arbustorum Common Drone fly? - Eristalis arbustorum Drone fly sp.? - Eristalis arbustorum - female

Banded Fly - Eristalis tenax Still Fly - Eristalis tenax Hoverfly sp? - Eristalis tenax Eristalis - Eristalis tenax - male Eristalis?  Kansas in May - Eristalis tenax Drone Fly - Eristalis tenax - male Bee imitator - Eristalis tenax Syrphid Fly - Eristalis tenax - female