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Upcoming Events

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

Previous events

Kara Tyler-Julian, Contributor
Full name:
Kara Tyler-Julian
City, state, country:
Tallahassee, Fl, USA

I am an entomologist and biologist with knowledge of a broad range of insects and other arthropods. I have professional experience identifying and rearing thrips, butterflies, and mosquitoes along with professional experience identifying crop pests in Indiana and Florida.
I have a masters degree in Entomology from the University of Florida and currently work as a Mosquito Biologist and part time as a butterfly breeder.