Small Hairy Antlion
Blue-spotted Hawker
Male, anterior
Small Hairy Antlion (Heoclisis sp)Class: Animals (Animalia) - Jointed Legs (Arthropoda) - Insects (Insecta)
Order: Net-winged Insects (Neuroptera)
Family: Antlion (Myrmeleontidae)
Species: Small Hairy Antlion (Heoclisis sp)
This Photo:     Leg claw

General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee, SA) and elsewhere
~35mm long, ~85mm wingspan. Notice the wing & abdomen patterning are quite different H. fundata. Appears to be the same gender as the H. fundata ruling out gender variations.

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This species is an Australian Native Species, not listed in the SA Murray Mallee Survey of 2010.