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Recent observations

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What

mantidflies Family Mantispidae

Observer

eustatic1

Date

July 8, 2013 11:26 PM CDT

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What

mantidflies Family Mantispidae

Observer

martingrimm

Date

October 20, 2011 05:30 PM EAT

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Square

What

mantidflies Family Mantispidae

Observer

francisco3

Date

February 26, 2014

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Observer

annesorbes

Date

July 6, 2013 10:06 AM CEST

Description

Mantidfly found in my vegetable garden. Despite the resemblance, this little insect is not the same family as the mantis, it's a Neuroptera.

Mantispe commun trouvé dans mon jardin potager. Malgré la ressemblance, ce petit insecte n'est pas de la même famille que les mantes, c'est un neuroptère.

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

annesorbes

Date

July 6, 2013 10:00 AM CEST

Description

Mantidfly found in my vegetable garden. Despite the resemblance, this little insect is not the same family as the mantis, it's a Neuroptera.

Photos / Sounds

What

green mantidfly Zeugomantispa minuta

Observer

calopteryx

Date

September 7, 2012 09:12 PM EDT

Description

Zeugomantispa minuta (Neuroptera, Hemerobiiformia, Mantispidae). Burke, Fairfax County, VA 07 September 2012

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Observer

susanelliott

Date

September 5, 2013

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Observer

anita363

Date

August 2, 2007 10:24 PM EDT

Description

Zeugomantispa minuta. 14 mm long (not counting wings).

Photos / Sounds

What

mantidflies (Family Mantispidae) Family Mantispidae

Observer

jaico

Date

November 22, 2013 08:21 PM CST

Place

(Somewhere...)

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Observer

lfelliott

Date

August 4, 2010 12:28 AM CDT

Description

NEU Mantispidae Dicromantispa sayi

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Observer

lfelliott

Date

August 10, 2010 07:07 AM CDT

Description

NEU Mantispidae Dicromantispa interrupta

Photos / Sounds

What

mantidflies (Family Mantispidae) Family Mantispidae

Observer

sea-kangaroo

Date

August 20, 2013 01:51 PM EST

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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.