Subject: Which insect is this? Pls tell if its harmful ?
Geographic location of the bug: India ; U.P.
Time: 06:22 AM EDT
Your letter to the bugman: Please identify this insect and tell me about it
How you want your letter signed: Imrose
This is a Ribbon Winged Lacewing in the family Nemopteridae, and we believe it might be in the genus Chasmatoptera because of a drawing posted to Wikipedia. It is not harmful. Lacewings are predators that will help control populations of other insects.