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For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada
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Upcoming Events

Discussion of 2018 gathering

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

Photos from the 2010 Workshop in Grinnell, Iowa

Photos from the 2009 gathering in Washington


Order Odonata - Dragonflies and Damselflies

  Variegated Meadowhawk - Sympetrum corruptum Gray Petaltail - Tachopteryx thoreyi Dragonfly - Erythemis simplicicollis - female Dragonfly found in a bog. dragonfly - Epitheca princeps Baskettail dragonfly - Epitheca canis - female Crimson-ringed Whiteface (Leucorrhinia glacialis) - Leucorrhinia glacialis - male Black Dragonfly - Erythrodiplax berenice - male

Mating Bluets - Enallagma - male - female Lilypad Forktail - Ischnura kellicotti - female Rambur's Forktail - Ischnura ramburii - female Ebony Jewelwing - Calopteryx maculata - male Furtive Forktail maybe?? - Ischnura prognata - male Familiar Bluet? - Enallagma civile - male Green damselfly - Calopteryx maculata Citrine Forktail - Ischnura hastata