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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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Kari J McWest, Contributing Editor
Full name:
Kari J McWest
City, state, country:
Riverview, Florida
Biography:

View my scorpion type locality "database" at GoogleEarth:
telsonboy, go down and click "Show all user's posts."

Published scorpion systematist/taxonomist/biologist. MS Biology from West Texas A&M University, Canyon, TX; BS Invertebrate Zoology from Stephen F. Austin State University, Nacogdoches, TX.

Senior Editor, American Tarantula Society.

I've been studying and keeping scorpions since I was 9 years old, and I ain't tired of it yet!

I am always happy to identify scorpions, even more happy to receive live specimens for a major DNA project with the American Museum of Natural History (contact me for details).
Signature:
Kari J McWest, Canyon, Texas