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National Moth Week photos of insects and people. Here's how to add your images.

Photos of insects and people from 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



woodlouse - Hyloniscus riparius Woodlouse - Hyloniscus riparius woodlouse-immature Porcellio scaber ? - Haplophthalmus danicus White bumpy woodlouse - Haplophthalmus danicus Haplopthalmus - Haplophthalmus danicus Isopoda - Trichoniscus pusillus Trichoniscidae Trichoniscidae?  - Miktoniscus

I have these in my house and can't find out what they are,  was told they were silverfish,  but they don't match any pictures - Porcellio spinicornis Sowbug - Porcellio scaber handsome - Porcellio spinicornis Armadillidium nasatum Arthropod ID (3) - Trachelipus rathkii Pillbug? - Porcellio dilatatus another variant on the painted wall - Porcellio spinicornis Isopoda - Trachelipus rathkii