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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


Order Microcoryphia - Bristletails

Bristletail Machilidae: Petrobius brevistylus - Petrobius brevistylus Bristletail- What's on it's legs? - Trigoniophthalmus alternatus jumping bristletail? - Trigoniophthalmus alternatus Bristletail - Petridiobius arcticus Trigoniophthalmus alternatus Amherst Microcoryphian - Pedetontus saltator jumping bristle tail from moss

Microcoryphia - Bristletails - Machilinus aurantiacus Machiloides banksi arthropod - Machiloides banksi Rock Bristletail Bristletail with great eyes Bristletail with great eyes Hypomachilodes (rock bristletail) Hypomachilodes (rock bristletail)