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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 Astigmata - Astigs

Phylum Arthropoda - Arthropods
Subphylum Chelicerata - Chelicerates
Class Arachnida - Arachnids
Subclass Acari - Mites and Ticks
Superorder Acariformes
Order Astigmata - Astigs

Suborder Acaridia
Superfamily Acaroidea
Family Acaridae
Genus Boletoglyphus
Species ornatus - Boletoglyphus ornatus
Genus Histiogaster
Genus Sancassania
Species anomala - Sancassania anomala
Genus Tyrophagus
No Taxon Sancassania or Rhizoglyphus
Superfamily Glycyphagoidea
Superfamily Hemisarcoptoidea
Family Algophagidae
Genus Fusohericia
Species lawrencei - Fusohericia lawrencei
Family Chaetodactylidae
Genus Chaetodactylus
Species claudus - Chaetodactylus claudus
Species krombeini - Chaetodactylus krombeini
Family Winterschmidtiidae
Genus Kennethiella
Species trisetosa - Kennethiella trisetosa
Genus Saproglyphus
Genus Vidia
Superfamily Histiostomatoidea
Suborder Psoroptidia
Superfamily Analgoidea
Family Avenzoariidae
Genus Pandionacarus
Species fuscus - Osprey Wing Mite
Family Epidermoptidae
Family Freyanidae
Genus Freyana
Family Psoroptidae
Genus Otodectes
Species cynotis - Ear Mite
Family Sarcoptidae
Genus Sarcoptes
Species scabiei - itch mite