attracted to black light at 10 pm
Another great night of moth-ing -- this time at the Fort Worth Nature Center! Spotted some really interesting little bugs. :)
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.