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Species Chrysoperla rufilabris

Green Lacewing - Wings - Chrysoperla rufilabris  Chrysopa sp.? - Chrysoperla rufilabris Chrysoperla rufilabris? - Chrysoperla rufilabris Chrysopini: Chrysoperla sp? - Chrysoperla rufilabris Chrysopid life cycle, egg to adult - Chrysoperla rufilabris Chrysopidae - Chrysoperla rufilabris Green lacewing - Chrysoperla rufilabris Chrysoperla rufilabris
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)
Subfamily Chrysopinae
Tribe Chrysopini
Genus Chrysoperla
Species rufilabris (Chrysoperla rufilabris)
Explanation of Names
Chrysoperla rufilabris (Burmeister 1839)
red genae ('cheeks') and black cross veins
e. NA (NS-MB south to FL & TX)(1)(2)
flies in Canada June 9 to mid-September(1)
Works Cited
1.Chrysopidae of Canada and Alaska (Ins., Neuroptera): revised checklist, new and noteworthy records,and geo-referenced localities
Garland J.A., Kevan D.K. Mce. 2007. Zootaxa 1486: 1–84.
2.Species catalog of the Neuroptera, Megaloptera, and Raphidioptera of America North of Mexico
Penny N.D., Adams P.A., Stange L.A. 1997. Proc. Calif. Acad. Sci. 50: 39-114.