(Ancient Greek - neuron = nerve ; pteron = wing)
Common predators of other insects, including aphids, relatively large wings
Insects in this order
Common green lacewing
The Common Green Lacewing (Chrysoperla carnea) is one of 18 species of green lacewings that live in Britain. Two of these species are actually brownish but all the others are various shades of green. All have long antennae, large golden eyes and two pairs of transparent wings that are held tent-...