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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


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

41 new species for BugGuide (9 beetles, 7 leafhoppers and 7 other true bugs, 7 flies, 3 moths, 2 wasps, 2 springtails, 1 bee, 1 ant, 1 spider, and 1 booklouse. 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).