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chrysopa


chrysopa


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Aphis  lion  \A"phis  li"on\  (Zo["o]l.) 
  The  larva  of  the  lacewinged  flies  ({Chrysopa}),  which  feeds 
  voraciously  upon  aphids.  The  name  is  also  applied  to  the 
  larv[ae]  of  the  ladybugs  ({Coccinella}). 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Chrysopa  \Chrys*o"pa\,  n.  [NL.,  from  Gr  chryso`s  gold  +  ?,  ?, 
  eye,  face.]  (Zo["o]l.) 
  A  genus  of  neuropterous  insects.  See  {Lacewing}.