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  • Scientific Names
    • Neuroptera
  • English
    • Antlions, Lacewings and Allies
    • Net-winged Insects
    • Lacewing
  • Spanish
    • neurópteros

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Recent observations

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khimmler

Date

July 18, 2015

Description

I used wing venation to rule out Leptomantispa pulchella according to Aaron Schusteff's comment under this photo:
http://bugguide.net/node/view/822069

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Observer

sambiology

Date

July 24, 2015

Description

Nice adult antlion at the door!

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What

Spotted-winged Antlion Dendroleon obsoletus

Observer

countrygirlva

Date

July 28, 2015 07:49 AM EDT

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tengumaster89

Date

July 26, 2015

Description

This little guy literally landed on our door at night.

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bevwigney

Date

July 27, 2015

Description

seen on a rose bush in garden. Looks like Chrysoperla plorabunda.

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What

Green Lacewings Family Chrysopidae

Observer

martingrimm

Date

July 27, 2015 11:52 AM CEST

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What

Owlflies Family Ascalaphidae

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d_b

Date

July 25, 2015

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What

Owlflies Family Ascalaphidae

Observer

d_b

Date

July 25, 2015

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hydaticus

Date

July 24, 2015

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What

Green Lacewings Family Chrysopidae

Observer

gbentall

Date

July 25, 2015 09:29 PM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

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What

Green Lacewings Family Chrysopidae

Observer

connlindajo

Date

July 24, 2015 10:37 PM CDT

Description

Eggs
Found under porch light during National Moth Week, July 18-26, 2015

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No photos or sounds

What

Golden-eyed Lacewing Chrysopa oculata

Observer

monicafoley

Date

July 24, 2015

Place

Storrs, CT (Google, OSM)
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Description from Wikipedia

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...

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