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    • Hemerobiidae
  • English
    • Brown Lacewings
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Recent observations

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Brown Lacewings Family Hemerobiidae

Observer

acryptozoo

Date

September 23, 2016 09:44 AM EDT

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What

Brown Lacewings Family Hemerobiidae

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alyssa100130

Date

September 24, 2016 02:05 PM EDT

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What

Brown Lacewings Family Hemerobiidae

Observer

alyssa100130

Date

September 24, 2016 12:20 PM EDT

Description

Small predatory larva

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What

Brown Lacewings Family Hemerobiidae

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timbir5

Date

September 23, 2016 07:16 AM EDT

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What

Humulin Brown Lacewing Hemerobius humulinus

Observer

treegrow

Date

September 17, 2016 11:56 AM EDT

Description

Hemerobius humulinus. Rock Creek Park, Washington, DC, USA.

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mike68lusk

Date

September 18, 2016

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What

Brown Lacewings Family Hemerobiidae

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didymops77

Date

July 4, 2016

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What

Brown Lacewings Family Hemerobiidae

Date

September 11, 2016 09:59 AM PDT

Description

Hemerobius vs Micromus

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Brown Lacewings Family Hemerobiidae

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rjnjr

Date

July 25, 2016

Description

MV/BLF Rig - Attracted to Mercury Vapor/Blacklight Fluorescent LEG: rn3|rjnjr - Nocturnal - Livermore Ranch - on loan to Sam Houston State Natural History Collections - Expedition 2016 - Davis Mountains - Photography by Robert J. Nuelle, Jr.

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Tasmanian Lacewing Micromus tasmaniae

Observer

mpnavest

Date

September 3, 2016

Description

(8447) insect -larva on top of slater

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Observer

corinne1

Date

September 7, 2016 04:56 PM AEST

Description

Field Notes - Here is another Lacewing found also in Cowells Lane reserve. Length 10mm, pale brown with black dots on its wings. I think it's a genus Micromus sp with common name Brown Lacewing of the Hemerobiidae family. I found it on an Allocasuarina tree.

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Brown Lacewings Family Hemerobiidae

Date

August 31, 2016 09:02 AM CDT
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Description from Wikipedia

Hemerobiidae is a family of Neuropteran insects commonly known as brown lacewings. These insects differ from the somewhat similar Chrysopidae (green lacewings) not only by the usual colouring but by the wing venation: hemerobiids having numerous long veins lacking in chrysopids. Some of the costal cross veins are forked, unlike in green lacewings. Imagines of subfamily Drepanepteryginae mimic dead leaves. Hemerobiid larvae are usually less hairy than chrysopid larvae.

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