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BugGuide is a National Moth Week Partner. How to add your National Moth Week 2021 photos. July 17-25.

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

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Derek Hennen, Contributing Editor
Full name:
Derek Hennen
City, state, country:
Virginia
Biography:

Recent Ph.D. from Virginia Tech, where I researched Appalachian Polydesmida. I'm currently working on revising the genera Pseudopolydesmus and Nannaria, two widely-distributed genera in eastern North America. My interests are broad, but the group I focus the most time on is the Myriapoda. If you ever have a millipede you'd like identified, feel free to email me and I'll try my best. I'd also love to receive any specimens you collect!