Name: Myrmeleon

Scientific name: Myrmeleon hyalinus

Type: Net-Winged Insects

Order: Neuroptera

Family: Antlion lacewings

Color: Brown

Habitat: Farms,Fields

Size: 20-30 mm

Conservation status:

Resident Breeder


Insect follows Myrmeleontidae family, and Neuroptera order. It is dark brown and sides are yellow. Size is about 20-30 mm. Nymphs are small, without wings, make traps in sand to catch insects especially ants. Adults have clear membranes wings and body is thin and long.

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