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  • Spanish
    • neurópteros
  • Scientific Names
    • Neuroptera
  • English
    • antlions, lacewings and allies

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

Observer

zeus

Date

April 13, 2014

Place

Dahanu (Google, OSM)

Description

Mantisfly eggs (Mantispidae sp.)

Have a llok at this amazing video showing a mantisfly laying its eggs : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0GWDhWjhQpk

Better quality pic at : https://www.flickr.com/photos/satyenmehta/13896637392/

Have a llok at this amazing video showing a mantisfly laying its eggs : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0GWDhWjhQpk

Better quality pic at : https://www.flickr.com/photos/satyenmehta/13896637392/

Photos / Sounds

What

Myrmeleon cf. formicarius Myrmeleon formicarius

Observer

entok

Date

August 25, 2009

Place

Langhirano (Google, OSM)

Description

Imago just after leaving the exhuvia and its cocoon.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Antlions Family Myrmeleontidae

Observer

snidge

Date

April 19, 2014 07:30 AM CAT

Place

Chimoio (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

What

Owlflies Family Ascalaphidae

Observer

ivijayanand

Date

April 8, 2014 09:23 AM IST

Description

Owlfly

Location: Makunda Christian Hospital, Karimganj District, Assam

Date: 8th April 2014

Equipment: Nikon D800 with Micro-Nikkor 105mm

Photos / Sounds

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What

Antlions Family Myrmeleontidae

Observer

jaykeller

Date

April 6, 2014 05:33 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Antlions Family Myrmeleontidae

Observer

anupam

Date

April 14, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Antlions Family Myrmeleontidae

Observer

snidge

Date

March 16, 2014 07:00 AM CAT

Place

Chimoio (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Brown Lacewings Family Hemerobiidae

Observer

finatic

Date

April 7, 2014 08:48 PM PDT

Description

Imperial County, California, US

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

antlions, lacewings and allies Order Neuroptera

Observer

pghbotanicgarden

Date

February 27, 2002

Photos / Sounds

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What

mantidflies Family Mantispidae

Observer

eustatic1

Date

July 8, 2013 11:26 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

Observer

blazingdawn159

Date

April 7, 2014 06:24 PM PDT

Description

A large six legged insect that has clear wings, long antennae, and a long body. This was found in the afternoon when there was still light. It was found clinging to the patio screen and the lines it is clinging to are the screen fibers. It is about one inch and a half long. It does not react to my movements.

Photos / Sounds

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What

mantidflies Family Mantispidae

Observer

martingrimm

Date

October 20, 2011 05:30 PM EAT
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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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