Chrysopsidae Larvae

#1 Green Lacewing Larva
Late January 2012
Hobart
The larvae have long hairs and coat themselves in a protective layer of dead bodies of the creatures they have eaten.
Photo KE

#2
Mid November 2014
Buckland
This larva has furnished itself with assorted materials, including buds, from the dogwood tree (Pomaderris apetala) it was photographed on.
 

#3
Early November 2017
Kingston Beach

#4
Early September 2018
Knocklofty Reserve, Hobart
On Acacia dealbata.
Photo KE

Early January 2024
Edgar Dam
Photo KE

IMG 9801

Mid January 2024
Bruny Island
Photos KE
IMG 9939  IMG 9938