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(Science: zoology) Any one of several species of neuropterous insects of the genus Chrysopa and allied genera. They have delicate, lacelike wings and brilliant eyes. Their larvae are useful in destroying aphids.

Synonym: lace-winged fly, and goldeneyed fly.

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Green Mosquito===Photos Available

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by February Beetle
Fri Jun 20, 2008 12:15 pm
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Topic: Green Mosquito===Photos Available
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Animal Name Game!

... they are picked up by an adult spider and carried and they parasites of the spider's egg sac. Adults are beneficial predators! Today I saw a Green Lacewing probably genus Chrysopa . Highly beneficial aphid eaters. My favorites are probably the Owlfly (Family Ascalaphidae, Ululodes quadrimaculata ...

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by February Beetle
Tue Jul 31, 2007 5:01 pm
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Topic: Animal Name Game!
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... within 5 to 7 days of grazing on the GM cotton fields -- - - - - - - - - - GM (Bt-toxin) cotton and maize: death of worms & soil degradation / lacewing & ladybirddeaths /textiles Mark that the GM cotton plant leaches its Bt-toxin into the soil.This causes worms to die (according to a a ...

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