lacewing is a beautiful adult insect; its eggs are as elegant. each egg is hung on a slender stalk usually attached underneath a leaf. these eggs i saw at the museum of coastal defense are throwing over a twig like a mobile. lacewing is vegetarian: feeds on nectar and pollen. however its larva is predatory. it is commonly known as aphid lion. it likes to collect debris and remains as camouflage.
脈翅目 order: Neuroptera ; 草蛉科 family: Chrysopidae