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Upcoming Events

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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Lyn Atherton, Contributing Editor
City, state, country:
Buffalo, KY

Born and reared in Ft. Myers, FL. Always interested in arthropods, other than roaches! Took entomology courses from Charles Covell at U. Of Louisville. With husband, Brooks, conducted monthly arthropod sampling for two and one-half years at Kissimmee Prairie Preserve SP, Okeechobee Co, FL. Presently engaged in similar projects at Eglin AFB (Walton-Santa Rosa counties, FL), Blackwater River SF, Okaloosa Co, FL, and at our farm in Buffalo, KY.
Lyn Atherton
Buffalo, KY