Family Coniopterygidae (Dusty Wings)

Five species are listed in Tasmania.  Most species are identified via the male antennae or genitalia. (New, 1992)

Cryptoscenea australiensis

Genus Neosemidalis



Heteroconis nigripennis

Genus Coniopteryx

Coniopterygidae larvae/pupae
     IMG 9587

Pending ID – Coniopterygidae

#2. Late July 2011
Hobart

#3. Late August 2011
Hobart

#4. Mid September 2012
Ulverstone
Photo KE

#5. Early November 2012
Clifton Beach Reserve
Photos KE

#6. Early June 2016
Knocklofty Reserve, Hobart
Photo KE

#7. Early November 2017
Kingston Beach
Photos KE

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#9. Early July 2018
Knocklofty Reserve, Hobart
On Acacia dealbata.
Photo KE

#10 Late August 2018
Knocklofty Reserve, Hobart
On Acacia dealbata
Photo KE

#11. Early September 2018
Hobart
Photos KE

#12. Early January 2022
Lake St Clair
IMG 2424

#13  Late November 2022
Snug
Photos KE
conipteryx  conipteryx
#14.  Late September 2023
Mount Field National Park
Photos KE

IMG 7838  IMG 7839

References

NEW, T.R., 1992 (31 :x): The lacewings (Insecta, Neuroptera) of Tasmania. Pap. Proc. R. Soc. Tasm. 126: 29-45. lSSN 0080–4703. Department of Zoology, La Trobe University, BunJoora, Victoria, Australia 3085.