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Discussion, insects and people from the 2018 BugGuide 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

Photos from the 2010 Workshop in Grinnell, Iowa

Photos from the 2009 gathering in Washington


Order Odonata - Dragonflies and Damselflies

Common Green Darner - Anax junius - male Blue Dasher - Pachydiplax longipennis Pacific Spiketail - Cordulegaster dorsalis - female Saddlebags Dragonfly - Tramea onusta Sympetrum corruptum? Fresh adult male variegated meadowhawk? - Sympetrum corruptum - male gomphid - unident Hagenius brevistylus ? Dragonfly (clubtail sp.)?

damselfly - Ischnura Sedge Sprite - Nehalennia irene - male Damselfly - Ischnura verticalis - male Citrine Forktail? Damselfly -  Enallagma basidens - Enallagma basidens - female Damselfly - Enallagma signatum Species please? - Ischnura verticalis Spotted Spreadwing - lestes congener - Lestes congener - male