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Discussion of 2018 gathering

Photos of insects and people from the 2015 gathering in Wisconsin, July 10-12

Photos of insects and people from the 2014 gathering in Virginia, June 4-7.

Photos of insects and people from the 2013 gathering in Arizona, July 25-28

Photos of insects and people from the 2012 gathering in Alabama

Photos of insects and people from the 2011 gathering in Iowa

Photos from the 2010 Workshop in Grinnell, Iowa

Photos from the 2009 gathering in Washington

Ian Swift, Contributor
Full name:
Ian Swift
E-mail address:
ian@pleocoma.com
Contact:
949-433-5837
City, state, country:
Irvine, CA, USA
Biography:

I am a Research Associate at the California State Collection of Arthropods and I am also a Biologist for the Irvine Ranch Water District. I specialize in the systematics, taxonomy, and ecology of the beetle families Cerambycidae (longhorn beetles) and Pleocomidae (rainbeetles).