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Visiting Researchers

The McGuire Center was privileged to host visiting researchers in October and November 2023, through the Mr. Carl Wisler and … Continue

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Student Projects in Ecuador

McGuire Center Curator Keith Willmott is a keen researcher of Neotropical butterfly systematics and has a long history of field … Continue

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“Butterfly Moths”

Although the name sounds a little strange, there is a whole family of tropical moths called “Butterfly Moths.” Moths of … Continue

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As fall approaches, we look forward to cooler weather and more time outdoors to enjoy nature. Searching for caterpillars is … Continue