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

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I Fox, Contributing Editor
City, state, country:
KS, U.S.A.
Biography:

I am an amateur entomologist,
I love being outdoors collecting insects, birdwatching and collecting fossils. The Insects I'm best at identifying are Tenebrionidae (especially from North America), Mantodea, and a decent number of Lepidoptera if I put my mind to it.
I also enjoy keeping, breeding, and rearing various kinds of insects.
New species for Bugguide

Some new Bugguide state records
Lepidoptera:
Sphingidae
Scythrididae
Gelechiidae
Noctuidae
Erebidae
Hesperiidae
Pieridae
Crambidae
Tortricidae
Tineidae
Prodoxidae
Geometridae

Odonata:

Orthoptera:

Diptera:

Psocodea:

Coleoptera:
Cantheridae
Lampyridae
Cleridae
Carabidae
Monotomidae
Histeridae
Scarabaeidae
Cerambycidae
Tenebrionidae
Elateridae
Chrysomelidae
Meloidae
Coccinellidae
Curculionidae
Silphidae
Ochodaeidae
Melyridae
Hydrophilidae
Staphylinidae
Dytiscidae

Mantodea:

Blattodea:

Mecoptera:

Hymenoptera:
Apidae
Halictidae
Megachilidae
Crabronidae
Sphecidae
Mutillidae
Pompilidae
Formicidae
Vespidae
Eurytomidae
Ichneumonidae

Neuroptera:

Hemiptera:

Strepsiptera