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Photos of insects and people from the Spring 2021 gathering in Louisiana, April 28-May 2

National Moth Week 2020 photos of insects and people.

Photos of insects and people from the 2019 BugGuide Gathering in Louisiana, July 25-27

Discussion, 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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Photos of insects and people from the 2013 gathering in Arizona, July 25-28

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Steve Paiero, Contributor
Full name:
Steve Paiero
City, state, country:
Guelph, Ontario, Canada

Technician/Curator at University of Guelph Insect Collection where I've worked since 2003.

Interested in bugs (both Hemiptera sensu strictu and Auchenorrhyncha) but am familiar with a good chunk of the northeastern fauna in many groups, having been involved in a variety of survey projects (Ontario Insect Survey, Buprestid sampling utilizing Cerceris fumipennis) along with a few opportunistic surveying in the eastern USA.