Looking At Insects. #16 Lacewing.

Hi everyone!

Well, something a bit different today, the “Green Lacewing”. I do not remember ever seeing this little insect until this year and now I have seen several of them. Perhaps I saw them years ago and just do not remember, but they are odd little insects so it is doubtful I would forget them. It is about half an inch (12mm) long and is green with clear wings with green veins. They can release a terrible smell if disturbed. They are good to have around a garden as they eat aphids in large numbers both as larvae and as adults. They are around from May to September in our area. Have a great Saturday and God bless!

Steve and Muffin.

Β©2022 Steve McLeod.

6 Comments on “Looking At Insects. #16 Lacewing.

  1. It’s nice 😍just like the one I’ve come across last night πŸ€”ummm wat u call that… Huh… Clothes line πŸ˜‰… Yep that’s where it was… It’s a beautiful Little critter 😍

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  2. Since It does not look like a bug I would have thought it was a leaf of some sort…have a day of coffee and relax in the sun ! β˜•οΈβ˜•οΈπŸ™‚πŸ˜»β˜•οΈβ˜•οΈ

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