Ant Lion (Glenurus gratus)

Order: Neuroptera (noor-OP-ter-a) (Info)
Family: Myrmeleontidae
Genus: Glenurus
Species: gratus

Regional

This bug has been reportedly found in the following regions:

Daphne, Alabama
Marion, Arkansas
Ocean Springs, Mississippi
Glouster, Ohio
Silsbee, Texas

Members' Notes:

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On Jul 15, 2014, MelanieTex from Silsbee, TX wrote:

The larvae are known to inhabit tree holes, yet they also sometimes use pits in the sand as well. I have quite the colony of sand pit traps in a dusty, sandy area that is roofed and shady.