Aphid Wolf is Lacewing Larva

Subject: What’s this bug?
Location: Northwest Arkansas
August 8, 2014 7:34 pm
Found this crawling on my phone next to a blanket that was brought in from outside. It’s August 8th 2014 and I’m in Springdale AR.
Signature: Terry

Aphid Wolf
Aphid Wolf

Hi Terry,
This is a predatory Lacewing Larva, commonly called an Aphid Wolf.  They are important natural predators of Aphids and other garden pests, and though we have received reports of people being bitten by Lacewing Larvae, the bite is little more than an itchy annoyance.

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