Morphological characteristics of larvae and imago of Myrmecaelurus trigrammus (Pallas, 1771)(Neuroptera, Myrmeleontidae) reared in laboratory condition

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Razi University


1st instar larvae of Myrmecaeurus trigrammus (Pallas, 1771) collected in Behesht Mustapha
Marivan reared in laboratory condition , larvae fed with ants.The molting time, onset
of diapause, carefully recorded .Characteristics of 3rd instar larva, and the morphological
details of larva, and imago ,described and figures drawn.