Insect and Bug ID forum: What is this?

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gardennewbie
May 18, 2017 9:04 AM CST
Does anyone know what this insect is? It is allllll over my patio garden. Sad HElp!
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Name: Philip Becker
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Philipwonel
May 18, 2017 9:11 AM CST
Cant quite tell with my phone. But, it looks like some kind of sucking bug.
Spray they.
Anything i say, could be misrepresented, or wrong.
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DaisyI
May 18, 2017 10:08 AM CST
Whoa! Slow down. Before you start murdering bugs, lets try to find out what they are.

Where in the world is your patio full of bugs located? How big are they? Have you noticed any damage to your plants?

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Name: Lin
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plantladylin
May 18, 2017 10:21 AM CST
Hi gardennewbie, Welcome!

I'm not sure but it reminds me of some sort of Lacewing insect which I think are good ones to have in the garden because they eat bad insects like aphids.

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plantmanager
Jun 9, 2017 7:12 PM CST
They do look like lacewings.
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