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Revision of the ant-lion tribe Brachynemurini of North America (Neuroptera: Myrmeleontidae)


Reclassification of the New World antlion genera formerly included in the tribe Brachynemurini (Neuroptera: Myrmeleontidae)


Revision and Phylogenetic Analysis of the North Amnerican Antlion Genus Paranthaclisis Banks (Neuroptera: Myrmeleontidae)


Observations on the biology of the antlion genus Glenurus Hagen (Neuroptera: Myrmeleontidae)


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#26630 Identification (confirmed) -- Glenurus gratus


#26629 Identification (confirmed) -- Glenurus gratus


#26628 Identification (confirmed) -- Glenurus gratus


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Just the one Antlion.


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Antion


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#102574 Identification – Myrmeleontidae sp. (the antlion larva


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looks like an adult Antlion


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looks like an Antlion larva


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not a fishfly: antlion, rather [a female, i guess]


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antlion adult, i think..


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no antlion; a fishfly, rather


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Cool.


Neuroptera eggs of some sort.


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Interesting fact.


Dipalta


My guess is


Interesting, we would much rather have common names


Antlion


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Myrmeleon sp.


Thanks Jay


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Antlion


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Something


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This is an antlion (Myrmeleontidae)


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Antlion


Not stonefly.


Not stonefly:-)


Looks vaguely familiar


...


...


Brachynemurus sackeni


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Thanks, other neuroptera needing attention


is it?


This one I found laying in th


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Looks


Antlion


Brachynemurus nebulosus?


Green lacewing larva with debris


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It would be better to post this in ID Request


Ascalaphidae


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#37758 Identification -- Brachynemurus abdominalis


#71806 Identification -- Vella fallax


#71804 Identification -- Vella fallax


#71399 Identification -- Vella fallax


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Cool!


Brachynemurus sackeni


#65733 Identification -- Brachynemurus sackeni (female)


#29761 Identification -- Myrmeleon sp.


#29850 Identification -- Myrmeleon immaculatus


#29851 Identification -- Myrmeleon immaculatus


#30654 Identification -- Scotoleon longipalpis


#50262 Identification -- Brachynemurus sackeni (male)


#57560 Identification -- Euptilon sinuatum


#57558 Identification -- Euptilon sinuatum


#71054 Identification -- Myrmeleon sp.


#71058 Identification -- Myrmeleon sp.


#62202 Identification -- Brachynemurus abdominalis


#62203 Identification -- Brachynemurus abdominalis


#62204 Identification -- Brachynemurus abdominalis


#39976 Identification -- Vella fallax texana


#39975 Identification -- Vella fallax texana


#62389 Identification -- Brachynemurus abdominalis


#49421 Identification -- Myrmeleon sp.


#25227 Identification -- Brachynemurus longicaudus (male)


#9109 Identification -- Myrmeleon sp.


#4433 Identification -- Myrmeleon sp.


#9108 Identification -- Myrmeleon sp.


#36883 Identification -- Vella sp.


#65370 Identification -- Brachynemurus nebulosus


#4415 Identification -- ?Brachynemurus nebulosus


#20662 Identification -- Brachynemurus nebulosus


#20661 Identification -- Brachynemurus nebulosus


#20660 Identification -- Brachynemurus nebulosus


#71469 Identification -- Brachynemurus nebulosus


#71468 Identification -- Brachynemurus nebulosus


#26054 Identification -- Paranthaclisis congener


#26052 Identification -- Paranthaclisis congener


#26055 Identification -- Paranthaclisis congener


#71087 Identification (confirmed) -- Dendroleon obsoletus


#71086 Identification (confirmed) -- Dendroleon obsoletus


#71085 Identification (confirmed) -- Dendroleon obsoletus


#68763 Identification (confirmed) -- Dendroleon obsoletus


#67446 Identification (confirmed) -- Dendroleon obsoletus


#67442 Identification (confirmed) -- Dendroleon obsoletus


#59431 Identification (confirmed) -- Dendroleon obsoletus


#10393 Identification (confirmed) -- Dendroleon obsoletus


#25119 Identification (confirmed) -- Dendroleon obsoletus


Veins, scale


Antlion, I think


Looks a lot like this antlion


Doddlebugs


Antlion


Formica sp. - worker


Nope, not an Antlion


Another possiblility


antion lion larvae right?


Interesting biology


Owlfly.


Thank You, Balabans


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