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Upcoming Events

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


Superfamily Platypezoidea

Small Fly - Lonchoptera bifurcata - female Another Midge? - Lonchoptera bifurcata Pointed-Winged Fly - Lonchoptera bifurcata Fly - Lonchoptera Unknown Diptera - Lonchoptera Lonchoptera bifurcata Fly - Lonchoptera bifurcata fly - Lonchoptera

Wingless phorid - Aenigmatias - female scuttle fly? - Megaselia - female Scuttle Fly Scuttle Shuffle - male - female Pseudacteon attack on Solenopsis geminata - Pseudacteon Apocehaplus? - female Fly Phoridae, wings not full

Little Fly ID Request Diptera - Bertamyia notata - male fly Flat-footed Fly - Platypeza anthrax - female Flat-footed Fly - Polyporivora polypori - female big eyes - Bertamyia notata - male Fly  - Lindneromyia Platypeza anthrax? - female