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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


Order Odonata - Dragonflies and Damselflies

Eastern Ringtails in the wheel - Erpetogomphus designatus - male - female Red Meadowhawk Dragonfly - Sympetrum illotum Red dragonfly - Sympetrum illotum Seaside Dragonlet - Erythrodiplax berenice - male Dragonfly - Pachydiplax longipennis - male Dragonfly - Libellula luctuosa - female Dragonfly - Sympetrum Common whitetail dragonfly - Plathemis lydia - male

Violet Dancer? - Argia fumipennis Elegant Spreadwing in New Brunswick - Lestes inaequalis - male Zygoptera? Argia moesta? - Argia - female damsel - Lestes - female Spreadwing damsel fly with white stigma? - Lestes Damselfly species please if possible Damselfly - Spotted Spreadwing - Lestes congener - female