A taxonomic order within the superorder Neuropterida — the lacewings and associated pests.
An order of hexapod insects having two pairs of big, membranous, net-veined wings. The lips body organs are adjusted for chewing. They feed upon various other pests, and go through an entire metamorphosis. The ant-lion, hellgamite, and lacewing fly are examples. Formerly, title was presented with to a much more considerable team, including the true Neuroptera and the Pseudoneuroptera.
An order of this class Insecta, established by Linnæus in 1748.
an order of bugs including: lacewings; antlions; dobsonflies; alderflies; seafood flies; mantispids; spongeflies