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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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Bill Lucas, Contributor
Full name:
Bill Lucas
Facebook: Bill ICBugs Lucas
City, state, country:
Mecosta, Morton Township, MI

My interest in insects began around the age of 5. I really didn't do much with this interest until I bought a DSLR camera in 2008. I am still learning how to take better pictures of these creatures. It is my goal to show others God's creativeness in His design of insects.

I have taken pictures in Poland, Germany, Italy and the United States (Michigan, Ohio, Indiana, Illinois, Tennessee, Georgia and Florida). I am not an expert of identification, but am always willing to learn.
William J. Lucas, Jr.