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See Moth submissions from National Moth Week 2023

Photos of insects and people from the 2022 BugGuide gathering in New Mexico, July 20-24

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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Audrey R Hoff, Contributor
City, state, country:
Knoxville, TN

An enthusiastic amateur in Knoxville, TN. I was known as the "Bug Kid" in my family, then got sidetracked for the next 30+ years by birds and wildflowers. I have just recently rediscovered my first love. The addition of digital photography has definately provided an extra level of enjoyment.

I appreciate ID corrections to any of my photos. I am just learning, and and really appreciate the quality of Bug Guide. Many thanks to all of you who take your time to monitor this site, keeping it very useful.
Audrey R. Hoff