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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

What

Mantidflies Family Mantispidae

Observer

driftlessroots

Date

July 17, 2015 05:15 PM CDT

Description

Found this on the underside of one of my bee houses where it had apparently just molted (?) out of it's previous life stage.

Photos / Sounds

What

Four-spotted Mantisfly Dicromantispa interrupta

Observer

melindawpajak

Date

December 23, 2016 09:58 PM CST

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

kinmatsu

Date

October 21, 2016

Tags

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Green Mantidfly Zeugomantispa minuta

Observer

mayacrow

Date

September 8, 2016 09:10 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

vicfazio3

Date

December 25, 2016 05:44 AM AEDT

Photos / Sounds

Observer

lek

Date

December 27, 2016 09:02 AM +11

Description

1.9 cm

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Green Mantidfly Zeugomantispa minuta

Observer

supertiger

Date

November 10, 2016 04:49 PM EST

Description

laying eggs

Tags

bug

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Mantidflies Family Mantispidae

Observer

vicfazio3

Date

December 21, 2016 06:40 AM AEDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

finatic

Date

August 15, 2016 02:24 AM PDT

Description

Santa Cruz County, Arizona, US

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

finatic

Date

August 14, 2016 11:54 PM PDT

Description

Santa Cruz County, Arizona, US

Photos / Sounds

What

Four-spotted Mantisfly Dicromantispa interrupta

Observer

mikef451

Date

December 16, 2016

Photos / Sounds

Observer

krosenthal

Date

October 3, 2016 02:39 PM EDT
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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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