planipennia definition

  • noun-plural:
    • A suborder of Neuroptera, including those that have broad, level wings, since the ant-lion, lacewing, etc. Called also Planipennes.
  • others:
    • A suborder of neuropterous insects, with nearly equal naked many-veined wings perhaps not folded in repose, well-developed jaws, and elongate many-jointed antennæ.

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