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Subject: Small hanging pods
Location: Interior – Northern Wisconsin
April 15, 2015 12:40 pm
Found these small pods (the size of a deer ick) hanging from an interior door. Do you know what they are?
Signature: P. Menz

Lacewing Eggs

Lacewing Eggs

Dear P. Menz,
These are Lacewing EggsLacewings are beneficial predators and it is believed that the eggs have evolved to being laid on stalks to prevent the ravenous Aphid Lions or larval Lacewings from devouring one another when they hatch.

What's That Bug? does not endorse extermination
Location: Wisconsin

One Response to Lacewing Eggs

  1. Jordan says:

    Awesome post! Lacewings are pretty amazing, and their eggs actually look quite pretty to me. Thanks for sharing.

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