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Recent observations

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What

Mantidflies Family Mantispidae

Observer

benhutchins

Date

April 28, 2016 10:39 PM CDT

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Observer

greglasley

Date

April 26, 2016

Description

I don't know what this is, almost looks like a mantid of some sort. It is way cool looking. Attracted to a white sheet and light.

Photos / Sounds

What

Mantidflies Family Mantispidae

Observer

jnawara

Date

April 24, 2016 06:13 PM CDT

Description

Flew inside occupied house through an open window.

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Observer

vicfazio3

Date

April 22, 2016

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Observer

as982814

Date

April 23, 2016 12:45 AM EDT

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Observer

dhobern

Date

November 15, 2008 05:21 PM CET

Description

Theristria imperfecta Lambkin, to MV light, Aranda, ACT, 14/15 November 2008

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Observer

dhobern

Date

November 2, 2008 11:00 AM CET

Description

Theristria imperfecta Lambkin, to MV light, Aranda, ACT, 31 October/1 November 2008

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Observer

dhobern

Date

December 13, 2015 11:52 PM CET

Description

Theristria sp., to Heath trap, Aranda, ACT, 13/14 December 2015

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Observer

arborsphere

Date

July 15, 2012

Description

Drawn to my moth light. Background is 1 cm graph paper.

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Observer

arborsphere

Date

July 15, 2012

Description

Drawn to my moth light. Background is 1 cm graph paper.

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Observer

arborsphere

Date

July 29, 2011

Description

Drawn to my moth light.

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What

Mantidflies Family Mantispidae

Observer

arborsphere

Date

July 8, 2011

Description

Drawn to my moth light.

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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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