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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


Subphylum Hexapoda - Hexapods

minute translucent springtails, are most Ceratophysella? spring tail ? - Seira bipunctata Orchesella alpa? - Orchesella bulba Brown Springtail - Homidia sauteri Orchesalla cincta I - Orchesella cincta Entomobrya? - Entomobrya atrocincta Stripe-cheeked globular springtail - Janusius sylvestris 2mm long with pronounced hump or horn - Lepidocyrtus paradoxus

Diplura Dipluran Two-pronged Bristletail Cave Bug Dipluran Japygid Diplura Forcepstails, lateral - Parajapyx isabellae

Little bug - Niesthrea sidae Anthophora - Centris cockerelli - male Green lacewing - Chrysopa chi help id? bug on pepper plant seedling Giant Water Bug - Belostoma testaceum Syrphid Fly - Lapposyrphus lapponicus BioBlitz Bug 118 - Nematodes atropos Dragonfly - female

Proturan found under bark of small branch. Protura - Acerentomidae Protura - Acerentomidae Proturan under small damp rotting wood fragment Proturan, dorsal abdomen - Hesperentomon macswaini Proturan, ventral - Hesperentomon macswaini Proturan, lateral - Hesperentomon macswaini Proturan, lateral abdomen - Hesperentomon macswaini