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Peyerimhoffina gracilis - ID help Please note that this is an extremely clear example of P. gracilis. The red colouring on the head and white streaks in te wing membrane can be almost unrecognizable! Compare to these images bij Ingrid Altmann<br />
<a href="https://observation.org/waarneming/view/113801980" rel="nofollow">https://observation.org/waarneming/view/113801980</a><br />
<a href="https://observation.org/waarneming/view/113802061" rel="nofollow">https://observation.org/waarneming/view/113802061</a><br />
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Here are some of the contrasting details for Chrysoperla spp:<br />
<figure class="photo"><a href="https://www.jungledragon.com/image/86441/chrysoperla_fluegeladerungsmerkmale.html" title="Chrysoperla Fluegeladerungsmerkmale"><img src="https://s3.amazonaws.com/media.jungledragon.com/images/3043/86441_thumb.jpg?AWSAccessKeyId=05GMT0V3GWVNE7GGM1R2&Expires=1582156810&Signature=rODYZa7DzEgoc45Y6Ofpp%2FNIlmU%3D" width="200" height="150" alt="Chrysoperla Fluegeladerungsmerkmale Just stumbled on this collage that I created years ago for use on a German forum. I&#039;m going to be quick, dirty and lazy about it and just upload it as is for now.<br />
Translation:<br />
Red: First cross vein between Rs and M situated well beyond the tip of the intermedial cell Im (note that specimen of Ch. carnea s.l. with the vein more or less exactly at the tip (like P. gracilis) also DO occur fairly regularly!) <br />
Green: A complete second row of staircase cross veins in the tip of the wing.<br />
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Compare with this ID help for Peyerimhoffina gracilis!<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/86167/peyerimhoffina_gracilis_-_id_help.html Chrysoperla,Chrysoperla carnea,Chrysopidae,Common green lacewing,Neuroptera ID help,nl: Goudoogje" /></a></figure> Chrysopidae,Chrysopinae,Chrysopini,Geotagged,Netherlands,Neuroptera,Neuroptera ID help,Peyerimhoffina gracilis,nl: Slanke gaasvlieg Click/tap to enlarge Species introCountry intro

Peyerimhoffina gracilis - ID help

Please note that this is an extremely clear example of P. gracilis. The red colouring on the head and white streaks in te wing membrane can be almost unrecognizable! Compare to these images bij Ingrid Altmann
https://observation.org/waarneming/view/113801980
https://observation.org/waarneming/view/113802061

Here are some of the contrasting details for Chrysoperla spp:

Chrysoperla Fluegeladerungsmerkmale Just stumbled on this collage that I created years ago for use on a German forum. I'm going to be quick, dirty and lazy about it and just upload it as is for now.<br />
Translation:<br />
Red: First cross vein between Rs and M situated well beyond the tip of the intermedial cell Im (note that specimen of Ch. carnea s.l. with the vein more or less exactly at the tip (like P. gracilis) also DO occur fairly regularly!) <br />
Green: A complete second row of staircase cross veins in the tip of the wing.<br />
<br />
Compare with this ID help for Peyerimhoffina gracilis!<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/86167/peyerimhoffina_gracilis_-_id_help.html Chrysoperla,Chrysoperla carnea,Chrysopidae,Common green lacewing,Neuroptera ID help,nl: Goudoogje

    comments (4)

  1. This is awesome! You could make a book with your photos and amazing attention to detail. Posted 2 months ago
    1. Thanks Christine :o) I plan to do a whole lot more of those, or even just upload already finished ones, but it'll be a long term project I'm afraid. Nevertheless, having set up the tags with just one or two images is a constant reminder to self to keep working on that ;o) Posted 2 months ago
      1. They are very useful! Posted 2 months ago
      2. It's a great long-term project! Posted 2 months ago

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Peyerimhoffina gracilis is a Green Lacewing (family Chrysopidae) native to large parts of Europe, but not very frequently recorded.

Similar species: Net-winged Insects
Species identified by Pudding4brains
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By Pudding4brains

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Uploaded Nov 1, 2019. Captured in Koekanger Dwarsdijk 42, 7958 SV Koekange, Netherlands.