Both adult and larval lacewings eat Aphididae and other small, soft-bodied Insecta and Acari on plants. They also sometimes take nectar from flowers, but they are mainly predators.
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George Hammond, Animal Diversity Web, University of Michigan Museum of Zoology
Hammond, G. . "Chrysopidae" (On-line), Animal Diversity Web. Accessed September 16, 2012 at http://animaldiversity.ummz.umich.edu/site/accounts/information/Chrysopidae.html
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