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Green Lacewing Larva

Chrysopa perla

Description:

This strange little creature was mistaken for an ant carrying a huge load at first, as we watched the load toddle along obscuring the insect. But the its white legs became visible and a mystery was born. Some sort of larvae breaking free of its pod? I'd love to understand the relationship of the insect and the white sponges pod.



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Machi
Machi 3 years ago

Green Lacewing larva, often called "trash bugs" http://bugguide.net/node/view/72302/bgim....

Virginia, USA

Lat: 37.33, Long: -78.03

Spotted on Jun 30, 2015
Submitted on Jul 13, 2015

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