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    • Chrysopidae
  • English
    • Green Lacewings
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    • 草蛉科

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Recent observations

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What

Green Lacewings Family Chrysopidae

Observer

sea-kangaroo

Date

February 25, 2015 05:26 PM PST

Description

Two of these were very interested in the mustard flowers.

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What

Green Lacewings Family Chrysopidae

Observer

francisco3

Date

February 23, 2015 02:07 PM HST

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What

Green Lacewings Family Chrysopidae

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francisco3

Date

February 23, 2015 09:59 AM HST

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What

Green Lacewings Family Chrysopidae

Observer

pacof

Date

February 20, 2015

Description

En Paco´s Nature Reserve

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Observer

sindic

Date

December 10, 2004

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What

Green Lacewings Family Chrysopidae

Observer

jbryant

Date

February 21, 2015 09:15 AM PST

Description

Adult insect

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What

Green Lacewings Family Chrysopidae

Observer

sarahcarline

Date

February 19, 2015

Description

must have been trapped inside since fall

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What

Common Green Lacewing Chrysoperla carnea

Observer

tiggrx

Date

February 19, 2015

Description

The spring-like weather has encouraged a number of the insects which were hibernating indoors to awake. I put out several ladybirds yesterday and this morning found this lacewing.

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What

Green Lacewings Family Chrysopidae

Observer

jaykeller

Date

February 16, 2015 08:21 AM PST

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What

Green Lacewings Family Chrysopidae

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francisco3

Date

February 14, 2015 02:09 PM HST

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What

Green Lacewings Family Chrysopidae

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magazhu

Date

February 14, 2015

Photos / Sounds

What

Green Lacewings Family Chrysopidae

Observer

taogirl

Date

February 14, 2015

Description

not sure which species, appear to be two possibilities; took this from several feet away on a bridge looking down on it

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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.