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Debris-Carrying Larvae

lacewing larvae? Larva? Insect that looks like a piece of cotton. Debris-Carrying Larvae Debris-Carrying Larvae Green lacewing debris-carrying larva Green lacewing moth debris-carrying larva unknown
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Neuroptera (Antlions, Owlflies, Lacewings, Mantidflies and Allies)
Suborder Hemerobiiformia (Lacewings, Mantidflies and Allies)
Family Chrysopidae (Green Lacewings)
No Taxon Debris-Carrying Larvae
Remarks
It seems that the trash carried by these larvae confers some protection against predatory lady beetles.
Leucochrysa is an example of a genus with trash-carrying larvae.
See Also
Green Lacewings for general information on this family.
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