oa Journal of the Entomological Society of Southern Africa - A new genus and species of spoon-wing lacewing (Neuroptera: Nemopteridae) from Namaqualand, South Africa

Volume 47, Issue 2
  • ISSN : 0013-8789



A new genus and species of spoon-wing lacewing, Knersvlaktia nigroptera, is descriptionbed from adults collected from the quartz plains near Van Rhynsdorp, Namaqualand. The combined presence of the following features distinguish this genus from the other 10 known nemopterine genera.

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