Striped Wing Antlion
Dorsal
Ellura
Striped Wing Antlion
Thorax
 
                      
Striped Wing Antlion (Distoleon bistrigatus)Class: Animals (Animalia) - Jointed Legs (Arthropoda) - Insects (Insecta)     iNaturalist Observation
Order: Net-winged Insects (Neuroptera)
Family: Antlion (Myrmeleontidae)
Species: Striped Wing Antlion (Distoleon bistrigatus)
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General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee, SA) and elsewhere
About 31mm long. Came to the night light. Very distinctive stripe on it's rear wing (which are longer than the fore wings).

Copyright © 2018-2021 Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 19-Mar-2018
This species is an Australian Native Species, not listed in the SA Murray Mallee Survey of 2010.