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Black Giant Lacewing (Male)

Stilbopteryx walkeri

Description:

Black Lacewing are large in size, with dark brown to black colour body. They are the good flyer comparing with the other Lacewings species. Their two pairs of large wings are equal in size. They may miss-recognized as dragonflies when flying. However, they fly in a lower speed and rest most of the time.

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13 Comments

MacChristiansen
MacChristiansen 7 years ago

Thanks Ashish

MacChristiansen
MacChristiansen 7 years ago

Thanks Argy

Ashish Nimkar
Ashish Nimkar 7 years ago

Wonderful...

MacChristiansen
MacChristiansen 7 years ago

Thanks Toshimi

ToshimiDowaki
ToshimiDowaki 7 years ago

Amazing! Super series!

Scott Frazier
Scott Frazier 7 years ago

Please add in a link(s) to the reference section. Thanks

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 7 years ago

Super shots Mac. What a beast! Family Myrmeleontidae...

LaurenZarate
LaurenZarate 7 years ago

So this is an antlion and not an owl fly?

Scott Frazier
Scott Frazier 7 years ago

Never seen one, cool!

MacChristiansen
MacChristiansen 7 years ago

Thanks Lauren

Strange-looking and yet beautiful...

LaurenZarate
LaurenZarate 7 years ago

Gorgeous! This is an Owl Fly!

MacChristiansen
MacChristiansen 7 years ago

Added photo

MacChristiansen
Spotted by
MacChristiansen

2469, New South Wales, Australia

Spotted on Nov 29, 2012
Submitted on Nov 29, 2012

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