Puse una termita que fue jalada rápidamente en el nido de la hormiga leon
San Diego County, California, US
One of the only invertebrates flying in the misty and warm (for December) weather. We noticed it when it landed on one of us. Near a river and young forest.
The head and body shape are wrong, but the wings are so lace- and dome-like that I thought Lacewings might be on the right track.
Visitor at moth light
The insect order Neuroptera, or net-winged insects, includes the lacewings, mantidflies, antlions, and their relatives. The order contains about 6,000 species. The group was once known as Planipennia, and at that time also included alderflies, fishflies, dobsonflies and snakeflies, but these are now generally considered to be separate orders (the Megaloptera and Raphidioptera). Sometimes the name Neuropterida is used to refer to these three orders as a group. This is either placed at superorder rank, with...