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Upcoming Events

Photos of insects and people from the 2022 BugGuide gathering in New Mexico, July 20-24

National Moth Week was July 23-31, 2022! See moth submissions.

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

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

Photos of 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

Previous events


Parasitengona - velvet mites (including chiggers) & water mites

Mite  - Balaustium Long-legged Erythraeidae? Mite - Charletonia Mite - Lasioerythraeus tiny red arachnid - Balaustium Hairy orange mite - Curteria mite - Calyptostoma Hopper With Mites - Leptus

Trombidioid Mite 2 - Trombidium Red Velvet Mite - Allothrombium Water Mite - Hydrachna Mite Larva - Trombidium upside-down swimming aquatic mites Velvet mite - Trombidium Anza-Borrego station for Giant Red Velvet Mite - Dinothrombium Trombellid mite

interstitial mite - Stygothrombium interstitial mite - Stygothrombium

Crane fly mites unknown mite mites on indoor calyptrate fly red mite on crane fly Mites on bristletail winter firefly with what appears to be tiny red parasites on its back and underside Mites on Atarba picticornis Mites on a Melanolophia sp.