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Peter Cristofono, Contributor
Full name:
Peter Cristofono
City, state, country:
Salem, Massachusetts, USA
Biography:

39 new species for BugGuide (9 beetles, 7 leafhoppers and 7 other true bugs, 6 flies, 3 moths, 2 wasps, 1 bee, 1 ant, 1 spider, 1 booklouse and 1 springtail). In addition, 2 flies have been identified to a new genus, but not yet to species, and 1 mite to a new family:


My Flickr photos are here:
Insects and Spiders of New England

Jumping Spider

I am also a contributer to mindat.org, the "Mineral Guide." My mineral photos are here: mindat.org

I am also the author of the book Rockhounding New England (Falcon Guides/Globe Pequot Press, 2014; and 2nd revised edition, 2020).