Slender-wing Beaded Lacewing
Dorsal
Ellura
Slender-wing Beaded Lacewing
Antenna
 
    
Slender-wing Beaded Lacewing (Trichoma gracilipenne)Class: Animals (Animalia) - Jointed Legs (Arthropoda) - Insects (Insecta)
Order: Net-winged Insects (Neuroptera)
Family: Beaded Lacewing (Berothidae)
Species: Slender-wing Beaded Lacewing (Trichoma gracilipenne)
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General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee, SA) and elsewhere
~11mm long.
To the naked eye this looked like a grey moth with very little markings.
The white chequered wing edges are difficult to see.
We found one in Oct.

Copyright © 2020 Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 04-Oct-2020
This species is an Australian Native Species, not listed in the SA Murray Mallee Survey of 2010.