Dustywings Lacewings Antlions and Owlflies Suborder Planipennia

FW and HW similar in size and shape, anal area of HW not folded at rest. Either prothorax not lengthened or front legs mantidlike and rising from anterior end of prothorax.

Dusty-wings: Superfamily Coniopterygoidea

Length 3 mm. or less. Covered with a whitish powder. Wings with relatively few veins, Rs with only 2 branches.

DUSTY-WINGS Family Coniopterygidae Identification: By the characters of the superfamily.

Dusty-wings might be confused with psocopterans (p. 102) or whiteflies (p. 134), but can be recognized by their long threadlike antennae, chewing mouth parts, 5-segmented tarsi, and characteristic wing venation. They are rather rare.

Superfamily Hemerobioidea

Antennae threadlike, serrate, or pectinate, never clubbed.

MANTIDFLIES Family Mantispidae Identification: Mantidlike in appearance: prothorax elongate, front legs fitted for grasping prey and rise from anterior end of prothorax.

Mantidflies are widely distributed but are more common in

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