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Noun1.Hemerobiidae - brown lacewings
arthropod family - any of the arthropods
Neuroptera, order Neuroptera - an order of insects including: lacewings; antlions; dobsonflies; alderflies; fish flies; mantispids; spongeflies
aphid lion, aphis lion - carnivorous larva of lacewing flies
brown lacewing, hemerobiid, hemerobiid fly - small dark-colored lacewing fly
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Lacewings (Neuroptera: Hemerobiidae: Chrysopidae) and integrated pest management enzyme activity as biomarker of sublethal insecticide exposure.
Quanto aos neuropteros, os autores destacam: larvas de Chrysoperla carnea (Stephens, 1836), Chrysoperla rufilabris (Burmeister, 1839), Chrysopa nigricornis Burmeister, 1839 e Chrysopa quadripunctata Burmeister, 1839 (Neuroptera: Chrysopidae), que sao predadoras de pulgoes, acaros e pequenas lagartas; as especies Hemerobius humulinus Linnaeus, 1758, Micromus posticus (Walker, 1853) e Sympherobius barberi (Banks, 1903) (Neuroptera: Hemerobiidae), que se alimentam de adultos e imaturos de pulgoes e ovos de outros insetos.
Cleruchoides noackae Lin and Huber (Hymenoptera: Mymaridae), an egg parasitoid, the lacewings Hemerobius bolivari Banks (Neuroptera: Hemerobiidae) and Chrysoperla externa (Hagen) (Neuroptera: Chrysopidae), and predatory bugs have been reported as the main natural enemies of the bronze bug (Nadel & Noack 2012; Souza et al.
Kairomonal attraction of predatory bugs (Heteroptera: Anthocoridae) and brown lacewings (Neuroptera: Hemerobiidae) to sex pheromones of Matsucoccus species (Hemiptera: Matsucoccidae).
Lacewings (Neuroptera: Hemerobiidae) and (Chrysopidae) and Integrated Pest Management: enzyme activity as biomarkers of sublethal insecticide exposure.
Such habitats are likely home to some of the insects (e.g., Chrysomelidae [leaf beetles], Dytiscidae [predaceous diving beetles], and Hemerobiidae [brown lacewings]) consumed by E.
Among three neuropteran families considered to be related to Chrysopidae [5, 6, 27, 28], the T9 and ectoproct are separate in Polystoechotidae and variable (fused or unfused) in Hemerobiidae and Osmylidae [27, 29-32].
(2005) found that chrysopid populations belonging to the Chrysopidae and Hemerobiidae families were more abundant in Bollgard[R] cotton when compared with non-Bt cotton, showing a negative effect of Bt cotton on the diversity of these natural enemies.