Chrysopidae


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Chrysopidae

 

a family of insects of the order Neuroptera. They have protuberant, shiny, golden eyes, long, thin antennae, and large, transparent wings with a dense network of veins and a span of up to 4 cm. The eggs, which are on fine stalks, are deposited on plant leaves and stems. The larvae have falciform mouth organs and feed on small insects, mainly aphids and scale insects, including some that damage citrus crops and grapes. Chrysopidae are distributed throughout the world except in New Zealand. The most common species are Chrysopa perla, which has a greenish body about 1 cm long and gives off an unpleasant smell, and C. vulgaris,

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La exclusividad de la familia Chrysopidae capturada en el lote A (con salicilato) (Tabla 2), evidencia el potencial atractivo de este compuesto, corroborando los resultados obtenidos por JAMES (2003a), quien utilizo el salicilato de metilo sintetico para atraer insectos beneficos en pruebas de campo, concluyendo que tal sustancia, tiene potencial para atraer poblaciones de algunos depredadores, como Chrysopa nigricornis.
Notes on the Chrysopidae and Hemerobiidae of eastern Texas with keys for their identification.
Studies on the biology of the Chrysopidae IV: a field and laboratory study of the seasonal cycle of Chrysoperla carnea Stephens in Central Illinois (Neuroptera: Chrysopidae).
Recent studies have focused on the destalking and harvesting from Chrysopidae eggs through immersion of the oviposition substrate in dilute hypochlorite solutions, although Morrison (1977) has long warned of problems arising from the use of this method in the mass production of natural predators.
36 Lepidoptera Geometridae Geometridae 1 37 Lepidoptera No determinada Lepidoptera 1 38 Lepidoptera No determinada Lepidoptera 2 39 Neuroptera Chrysopidae Chrysopa sp.
Order Family Abundance Species Richness Acari Oripodidae 115 5 Diptera Chironomidae 61 12 Diptera Lauxaniidae 60 9 Diptera Dolichopodidae 53 13 Psocoptera Psocidae 25 6 Diptera Sciaridae 18 8 Hymenoptera Formicidae 16 4 Homoptera Coccidae 14 5 Homoptera Cicadellidae 11 5 Hymenoptera Braconidae 11 3 Diptera Chloropidae 10 6 Orthoptera Gryllidae 9 4 Neuroptera Chrysopidae 8 3 Psocoptera Pseudocaeciliidae 8 3 Coleoptera Coccinellidae 7 2 Table 3.
2012) found various natural enemies, including at least two hymenopterous parasitoids extracted from the adults, two coccinellids that feed on eggs and nymphs, an unidentified species of Chrysopidae and the larvae of an unidentified phorid fly (Phoridae).