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Photo#137204
Brown Lacewing - Megalomus fidelis

Brown Lacewing - Megalomus fidelis
Auburn, Lee County, Alabama, USA
August 15, 2007
Size: 3-4 mm length
I presume this is a Brown Lacewing (Hemerobiidae) althought it seems to be small at a length of about 3-4 mm. Would be interested to know genus if possible.

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#137204 Identification – Megalomus fidelis
Identification.

Interesting--perhaps Wesmaelius, or Boriomyia?
This does not look like one of the common genera, such as Hemerobius or Micromus, or, I think, Sympherobius--I'm not so sure about that last one. Take a look at Wesmaelius:

There is another genus out there, Boriomyia, which we don't have in the guide. Wing venation is shown here (Brown Lacwings of Florida). I can't quite see the detail in your photo to compare with the diagram.

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