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NEUROPTERA (lacewings)

Subtaxa (ie subgroups of this Order)

CHRYSOPIDAE (green lacewings)
Chrysopa (a genus of green lacewings), eg: Chrysopa perla (a green lacewing) - Top view Chrysoperla (a genus of lacewings), eg: Chrysoperla lucasina (a green lacewing) - Left wings Chrysotropia ciliata (a green lacewing), eg: Chrysotropia ciliata (a green lacewing) - Dorsal view Cunctochrysa albolineata (a green lacewing), eg: Cunctochrysa albolineata (a green lacewing) - 4. adult emerging Dichochrysa (a genus of lacewings), eg: Dichochrysa prasina (a green lacewing) - Set specimen
Species 9 subtaxa
CONIOPTERYGIDAE (white lacewings) Family 1 subtaxon
Unidentified Conwentzia (Unidentified A Genus Of White Lacewings)
Lateral view
Unidentified  
HEMEROBIIFORMIA (a suborder of lacewings)
HEMEROBIIDAE (brown lacewings), eg: Micromus paganus (a brown lacewing) - Top view
Species 6 subtaxa
OSMYLIDAE (stream lacewings) Family 1 subtaxon
Osmylus fulvicephalus (Scopoli, 1763) (a stream lacewing)
Top view
Species  
Unidentified Neuroptera (Unidentified Lacewings)
Nymphs - dorsal view
Unidentified  

Suggested Literature

Identification Works

Davis, B.N.K., 1991 Insects on Nettles
Elliott, J.M., 1996 Freshwater Megaloptera and Neuroptera of Britain and Ireland: Keys to adults and larvae, and a review of their ecology
Fraser, Lt-Col F.C., 1959 Mecoptera Megaloptera Neuroptera
Killington, F.J., 1936 A Monograph of the British Neuroptera
Plant, C.W., 1997 A Key to the Adults of British Lacewings and their allies
Rotheray, G.E., 1989 (Keys to larvae and to adults of aphidivorous species) Aphid Predators
Cercle de Mycologie de Mons (Belgique): (Page perso de JJ. Wuilbaut): http://users.skynet.be/jjw.myco.mons Cercle de Mycologie de Mons (Belgique): (Page perso de JJ. Wuilbaut)

Aquatic

Nilsson, A. (ed.), 1996 Aquatic Insects of North Europe
Larvae
Nilsson, A. (ed.), 1996 Aquatic Insects of North Europe

Freshwater

Larvae
Module 9: advanced identification of miscellaneous taxa including Crustacea: https://www.fba.org.uk/identification-freshwater-invertebrates-species-level-distance-learning-course Module 9: advanced identification of miscellaneous taxa including Crustacea

BioInfo BioInfo (www.bioinfo.org.uk) has 1 general literature references to NEUROPTERA (lacewings)

NEUROPTERA may also be covered by literature listed under:

BIOTA
(living things)
Eukaryota
(eukaryotes)
ANIMALIA
(animals)
ARTHROPODA
(arthropods)
HEXAPODA
(insects and other 6-legged organisms)
INSECTA
(true insects)

BioInfo BioInfo (www.bioinfo.org.uk) has 7 feeding and other relationships of NEUROPTERA (lacewings)

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