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Upcoming Events

BugGuide is a National Moth Week Partner. How to add your National Moth Week 2021 photos. July 17-25.

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 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

Previous events


Parasitengona - velvet mites (including chiggers) & water mites

Mite Mite 2 - Balaustium Velvet mite - Balaustium Mite 10 Parasitized Mite - Leptus Parasitic mite on beetle Hairy orange mite - Curteria

Dragonfly underside mite - Allothrombium Trombidium? - Trombidium Water Mites - Limnesia Velvet mite - Dinothrombium Water Mite -- other, poorly focused, angles available Genus Allothrombium - Allothrombium Velvet Mite - Trombidium

interstitial mite - Stygothrombium interstitial mite - Stygothrombium

Crane fly mites mites on a crane fly parasites on Phyllopalpus pulchellus mites on indoor calyptrate fly red mite on crane fly red mite on crane fly Mites on bristletail Mites on Atarba picticornis