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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

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What

Mantidflies Family Mantispidae

Observer

benhutchins

Date

July 28, 2016 10:13 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Mantidflies Family Mantispidae

Observer

amber18

Date

July 29, 2016 07:36 AM MDT

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

rsp

Date

July 29, 2016 08:31 AM CDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

attracted to black light at 10 pm

Photos / Sounds

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What

Four-spotted Mantisfly Dicromantispa interrupta

Observer

sambiology

Date

July 28, 2016

Description

Another great night of moth-ing -- this time at the Fort Worth Nature Center! Spotted some really interesting little bugs. :)

Photos / Sounds

What

Mantidflies Family Mantispidae

Observer

ingyl_13_mazatl

Date

July 4, 2016 11:45 AM CDT

Place

tepatitlan (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

entomo-logic

Date

July 23, 2016 10:33 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

friel

Date

July 23, 2016 10:29 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Green Mantidfly Zeugomantispa minuta

Observer

krosenthal

Date

July 23, 2016 09:43 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Four-spotted Mantisfly Dicromantispa interrupta

Observer

cgritz

Date

July 23, 2016 10:56 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Green Mantidfly Zeugomantispa minuta

Observer

bcfl14

Date

July 23, 2016

Photos / Sounds

What

Four-spotted Mantisfly Dicromantispa interrupta

Observer

cgritz

Date

July 19, 2016 11:30 PM CDT

Description

This one was very small compared to ones we had earlier in the month

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Description from Wikipedia

Mantispidae, known commonly as mantidflies, mantispids, mantid lacewings or mantis-flies, is a family of small to moderate-sized insects in the order Neuroptera. There are many genera with around 400 species worldwide, especially in the tropics and subtropics. Only 5 species of Mantispa occur in Europe.

No range data available.
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