Lacewing (Chrysoperla carnea)
   
Actual size 10mm, Yorkshire UK

Canon EOS 300D and MP-E 65mm, f/16, 1/10 with fill in flash

Lacewing of the family Chrysopidae.  These delicate insects and their larvae are active hunters of aphids.  Also called 'golden eyes' for obvious reasons.


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