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    • Chrysopidae
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    • Green Lacewings
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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

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What

Green Lacewings Family Chrysopidae

Observer

reallifeecology

Date

February 4, 2016 01:32 PM EST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Green Lacewings Family Chrysopidae

Observer

magazhu

Date

January 31, 2016

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Common Green Lacewing Chrysoperla carnea

Observer

cgritz

Date

February 2, 2016

Photos / Sounds

What

Green Lacewings Family Chrysopidae

Observer

cgritz

Date

February 1, 2016

Description

I think this is the larva of a green lacewing. Very very tiny, inside the dandelion flower.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Green Lacewings Family Chrysopidae

Observer

treegrow

Date

July 12, 2014 03:42 PM EDT

Description

Video of a comouflage lacewing larva. Rock Creek Park, Washington, DC, USA

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

lancillotto

Date

June 11, 2006 04:13 PM CEST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Common Green Lacewing Chrysoperla carnea

Observer

butterflies4fun

Date

January 30, 2016 06:42 PM CST

Description

Found this floating in water in can. It was still alive and was able to fly off after drying. I rarely see these since they are nocturnal.

Today was sunny mid 70's and windy.

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

smallthingsrule

Date

the past

Description

Chrysopa nigricornis

Photos / Sounds

What

Green Lacewings Family Chrysopidae

Observer

carmelo_lopez

Date

October 12, 2015

Description

Chrysopidae larva, with its accumulation of remains of predated insects and some lichens, loaded on its back.

Photos / Sounds

What

Green Lacewings Family Chrysopidae

Observer

treegrow

Date

June 28, 2014 11:55 AM EDT

Description

Chrysopidae sp. Rock Creek Park, Washington, DC, USA.

Photos / Sounds

What

Green Lacewings Family Chrysopidae

Date

August 8, 2015

Photos / Sounds

What

Green Lacewings Family Chrysopidae

Date

August 8, 2015
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Description from Wikipedia

Green lacewings are insects in the large family Chrysopidae of the order Neuroptera. There are about 85 genera and (differing between sources) 1,300–2,000 species in this widespread group. Members of the genera Chrysopa and Chrysoperla are very common in North America and Europe; they are very similar and many of their species have been moved from one genus to the other time and again, and in the non-scientific literature assignment to Chrysopa and Chrysoperla can rarely...

No range data available.