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Establishment of the green lacewing Mallada basalis (Walker, 1853) (Neuroptera: Chrysopidae) on mainland New Zealand

By John W. Early
pp. 81–86

\u003cem\u003eMallada basalis\u003c/em\u003e female, Tiritiri Matangi, May 2016.

Mallada basalis female, Tiritiri Matangi, May 2016.

Photo: O. Ball.


The chrysopid lacewing Mallada basalis has recently established in the north of the North Island of New Zealand. Information on its life cycle, distribution and seasonality is presented.

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