Also called Embioptera which means 'Lively wing'.
The males have wings and females and immature do not.

They spin silk from structures on their front legs, creating a protective shelter under rocks and debris. Males do not eat. Immatures and females are feed on leaf litter, moss, bark and lichen.

They are hemimetabolous (have incomplete metamorphosis).
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