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Ceraeochrysa placita (Neuroptera: Chrysopidae): Generic Characteristics of Larvae, Larval Descriptions, and Life Cycle

Laboratory Hybridization Between the Introduced and the Indigenous Green Lacewings (Neuroptera: Chrysopidae: Chrysoperla) in Japan

Courtship Songs of Chrysoperla nipponensis (Neuroptera: Chrysopidae) Delineate Two Distinct Biological Species in Eastern Asia

Comparing Effects of Insecticides on Two Green Lacewings Species, Chrysoperla johnsoni and Chrysoperla carnea (Neuroptera: Chrysopidae)

Agricultural Management Systems Affect the Green Lacewing Community (Neuroptera: Chrysopidae) in Olive Orchards in Southern Spain

Life History Comparison of Two Green Lacewing Species Chrysoperla johnsoni and Chrysoperla carnea (Neuroptera: Chrysopidae)

Response of Chrysoperla nipponensis (Okamoto) (Neuroptera: Chrysopidae) Under Long and Short Photoperiods

Release Strategies Affect Survival and Distribution of Green Lacewings (Neuroptera: Chrysopidae) in Augmentation Programs

Suitability of Microtheca ochroloma (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae) for the Development of the Predator Chrysoperla rufilabris (Neuroptera: Chrysopidae)

Electrophysiological and Behavioral Responses of Chrysopa phyllochroma (Neuroptera: Chrysopidae) to Plant Volatiles

Chrysopa septempunctata (Neuroptera: Chrysopidae) Vitellogenin Functions Through Effects on Egg Production and Hatching


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; subclass Pterygota, order Neuroptera)

Family of insects which have pale-green bodies, iridescent, often greenish wings, and prominent, reddish-golden eyes. The eggs are laid on foliage at the end of tiny stalks, and the larvae are highly predacious on aphids and plant lice, which they suck out with their hollowed, sickle-shaped mandibles. The larvae often camouflage themselves with the empty skins of their prey and small plant fragments. Pupation occurs in a small, round, silk cocoon. Green lacewings are common insects, found on grass, shrubs, and weeds. They often give off an offensive odour when handled.

Subjects: Zoology and Animal Sciences.

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