Identification, Images, & Information
For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada
Peter Cristofono, Contributor
Full name:
Peter Cristofono
City, state, country:
Salem, Massachusetts, USA

46 new species for BugGuide (11 beetles, 7 leafhoppers and 9 other true bugs, 8 flies, 3 moths, 2 wasps, 2 springtails, 1 bee, 1 ant, 1 spider, and 1 booklouse. In addition, 1 fly has 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, the "Mineral Guide." My mineral photos are here:

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