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Photo#309254
Aphid and predator - Micromus

Aphid and predator - Micromus
St. Charles - Hartley Nature Center, Saginaw County, Michigan, USA
July 23, 2009
I didn't spot this little thing until I got home and was looking at the pictures. I seldom shoot aphids, but it was a rainy day and little else was out. If I had seen this little guy, that looks like a predator, I would have looked closer and taken more shots.

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Aphid and predator - Micromus Aphid and predator - Micromus

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#309254 Identification – Micromus sp.
ID. Neuropteran larva.

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great shot! looks like brown lacewing larva
to me

Lacewing larva
Early instar - here's another:


They're sometimes called "aphid lions." I love to see them in my garden!

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