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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

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Photos of insects and people from the 2018 gathering in Virginia, July 27-29

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Betsy Betros, Contributor
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Betsy Betros
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Lenexa, KS USA

I love getting out and about photographing any critter holding still long enough. I graduated from Colorado State University with a B.S. in Entomology in 1976, but I focused on aquatic insects at the time and now, many many years later, I am enjoying learning the terrestrial species with the great help of bugguide and my fellow bug friends in KC. Which is a great way to spend my retirement years. I am also the author of "A Photographic Field Guide to the Butterflies in the Kansas City Region."