garden pests http://www.nhm.org/nature/taxonomy/term/698/all en Green Lacewings: Eat, Prey, Love Biocontrol http://www.nhm.org/nature/blog/green-lacewings-eat-prey-love-biocontrol <p>We&#39;ve added a new insect&nbsp;delicacy to the menu for the dwellers&nbsp;in our <a href="http://www.nhm.org/site/explore-exhibits/special-exhibits/spider-pavilion" target="_blank">Spider Pavilion</a>. That&#39;s right, usually the ladies (and few gents), that call the spider pavilion home, get fed butterflies, crickets, and flies, but as of this week we&#39;ve added green lacewings!</p> <p><img alt="" src="/nature/sites/default/files/images/blog/crab%20spider%20eating%20greenlacewing.jpg" /></p> <p><a href="http://www.nhm.org/nature/blog/green-lacewings-eat-prey-love-biocontrol" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.nhm.org/nature/blog/green-lacewings-eat-prey-love-biocontrol#comments aphidlions biocontrol biological control Chrysoperla rufilabris Corydalus cornutus Dobsonfly garden pests green lacewings lacewings Los Angeles Nature Misumenoides formosipes Spider Pavilion spiders Whitebanded crab spider Blog Tue, 24 Sep 2013 19:01:40 +0000 Lila Higgins 822 at http://www.nhm.org/nature