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All Names

  • Korean
    • 흰개미붙이목
  • Chinese (Traditional)
    • 紡足目 (足絲蟻)
  • Scientific Names
    • Embiidina
    • Embiodea
    • Embioptera
  • English
    • Webspinners

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Recent observations

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Observer

texanhunterdd

Date

October 6, 2015 08:35 PM CDT

Description

Saw this one under my porch light, not real sure what it is.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Webspinners Order Embiidina

Observer

dariela

Date

September 7, 2016 09:01 PM PDT

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What

Webspinners Order Embiidina

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dariela

Date

August 24, 2016 10:16 AM PDT

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What

Webspinners Order Embiidina

Observer

ariehohd

Date

September 7, 2016 10:00 PM UTC

Place

Golan, IL (Google, OSM)

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What

Webspinners Order Embiidina

Observer

ariehohd

Date

September 7, 2016 10:00 PM UTC

Place

Golan, IL (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Black Webspinner Oligotoma nigra

Observer

cedric_lee

Date

August 28, 2016 08:28 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Black Webspinner Oligotoma nigra

Observer

entomo-logic

Date

August 20, 2016 06:40 PM CDT

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What

Black Webspinner Oligotoma nigra

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cedric_lee

Date

August 22, 2016 12:42 AM PDT

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What

Black Webspinner Oligotoma nigra

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cedric_lee

Date

August 13, 2016 08:24 PM PDT

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What

Black Webspinner Oligotoma nigra

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bbunny

Date

August 11, 2016 09:17 PM PDT

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What

Black Webspinner Oligotoma nigra

Observer

finatic

Date

July 22, 2016 10:15 PM PDT

Description

San Diego County, California, US

Photos / Sounds

What

Webspinners Order Embiidina

Observer

glmory

Date

August 10, 2016 08:53 PM PDT
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Description from Wikipedia

The order Embioptera, commonly known as webspinners, are a small group of mostly tropical and subtropical insects, classified under the subclass Pterygota. The order has also been referred to as Embiodea or Embiidina. The name Embioptera ("lively wings") comes from Greek, εμβιος, embios meaning "lively" and πτερον, pteron meaning "wing", a name that has not been considered to be particularly descriptive for this group of fliers, perhaps instead referring to their remarkable speed of movement both...

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