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Upcoming Events

Information about the 2019 BugGuide 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.

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


Subtribe Temnostomina

Pterallastes Fly on Pink Garden Flower - Pterallastes thoracicus - male Bg829 C7682 - Pterallastes thoracicus - male Syrphid fly - Pterallastes thoracicus - female unknown fly - Pterallastes thoracicus Orange-backed fly - Pterallastes thoracicus Maybe Mallota? - Pterallastes thoracicus - female Syrphid Fly - Pterallastes thoracicus - female Pterallastes thoracicus - female

Yellowjacket mimic - Temnostoma alternans Syrphid Fly - Temnostoma alternans - male More detail - Temnostoma Fly - Temnostoma balyras Fly ID Requested - Temnostoma wasp mimic syrphid - Temnostoma balyras - male Some type of Hoverfly? Eastern PA - Temnostoma Syrphidae - Temnostoma daochus

fly - Teuchocnemis bacuntius fly - Teuchocnemis bacuntius - male fly - Teuchocnemis bacuntius Bulb fly or Mallota? - Teuchocnemis lituratus Syrphid? - Teuchocnemis lituratus - male Fly - Teuchocnemis lituratus Fly - Teuchocnemis lituratus fly041715 - Teuchocnemis lituratus