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Upcoming Events

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


Subclass Acari - Mites and Ticks

Mite ID - Anystis Water mite Damaeidae Unknown habitat invader - Sancassania Mite aquatic mite - Estelloxus Possibly Family Bdellidae?

Lone Star Tick - Amblyomma americanum - female Gulf Coast Tick - Amblyomma maculatum - male Tick 2  Image 2 of 2 - Ixodes mite or tick larva? Mites infesting sparrow nest, possibly Ornithonyssus bursa? - Ornithonyssus Antennophorus sp. male, dorsal - Antennophorus - male Hitchhikers Argas