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J. Anderson, Contributor
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I'm currently taking pictures with a Canon digital rebel.. I am not an expert, so my ids are not definitive. Some of my images are posted on my younger brother's account, and some of the insects in these pictures were found by him.

All of my finds on bugguide:

some of my favorite pictures/finds:

New species for Bugguide (23)

Thanks to all the editors and contributors for their tireless work. Special thanks to v belov, Ken Wolgemuth, Frans Janssens, Blaine Mathison, Bob Carlson, Michael C. Thomas, John & Jane Balaban, Lynette, Brad Barnd, John F. Carr, James Trager, Don Chandler, Mandy Howe and I'm sure many more I'm forgetting at the moment.