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Mantidfly

by FelipeVelozaCasanare, Colombia

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Mantidfly

by AarongunnarMenomonie, Wisconsin, USA

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Mantidfly

by AnthonyGreenLebanon, Kentucky, USA

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Mantidfly

by Ismael ChavesHeredia, Costa Rica

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Mantidfly

by perezzRaymondville, Texas, USA

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Mantidfly

by RonaldOrosz

Very small at about an inch long.

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mantidfly

by erebus9818Boardman, Ohio, USA

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Mantidfly

by beacantorVirginia, USA

just over 1cm long.

0 1 Wasp Mantidfly

Wasp Mantidfly

by leberkGuanacaste, Costa Rica

On Mimosa pigra in savannah

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mantidfly

by AkshiKandy CP, Sri Lanka

Family Mantispidae

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Mantidfly

by Mary13San Antonio, Texas, USA

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Mantidfly

by briantweaverConcord, New Hampshire, USA

At first, i thought this was a juvenile praying mantis. Turns out it was a ...

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Green Mantidfly

by Phillip TorresMeta, Colombia

Mantidflies are insects from the Order ...

2 0 Green Mantisfly(Mantidfly)

Green Mantisfly(Mantidfly)

by Francisco RamírezVeracruz, Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave, Mexico

Neuroptera: Mantispidae

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Mantidfly

by Marvin SmithArkansas, USA

Predatory: Adults eat small insects, caught with their raptorial forelegs. ...

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Brown Mantidfly

by cicanesephotographyLakeland, Florida, USA

On branch of ginkgo tree.

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Wasp Mantidfly

by Jacob GorneauOhio, USA

Lifer! Mothapalooza 2014—Tom Jenkins Dam

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Wasp Mantidfly

by antimatterhandsRockford, Illinois, USA

a wasp and a mantis in one !!!??!?!

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Mantidfly

by jason.kozyraChelsea, Michigan, USA

Like a mantis mixed with a fly

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Mantidfly

by dotun55Port Harcourt, Rivers, Nigeria

Mantispidae, known commonly as mantidflies, ...

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Green mantidfly

by AndréAlvesRJ, Brazil

mantidflies, mantispidae or mantid ...

20 3 Wasp Mimic Mantidfly

Wasp Mimic Mantidfly

by AlbertKangBaguio, Benguet, Philippines

Small sized Mantidfly around 1.5 cm, not ...

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Mantidfly

by LisaPowersTennessee, USA

Yellow mantidfly with a mid-dorsal stripe ...

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Mantidfly

by shadowsunjcFlorida, USA

Looks like a mantis but I have never seen one with wings like these.

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Wasp Mantidfly

by shea.fitzgibbonsMaine, USA

Looks like an actual cross between "praying mantis" and a wasp.

2 0 Brown Mantidfly

Brown Mantidfly

by Tamarac DenisMinnesota, USA

Spotted at Tamarac National Wildlife Refuge, Chippewa Trail

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wasp mantidfly

by Joe GosheyMinnesota, USA

I found this guy in my yard while sitting around a bonfire eating dinner!

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Mantidfly

by MichaelSalandreaMassachusetts, USA

A wasp mimic with mantis-like arms, completely harmless to humans. Rare ...

1 2 Mantidfly

Mantidfly

by LuckyLoganIowa, USA

Part mantis, part fly, all mantisfly. Attracted to light? or insects at light.

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Mantidfly

by Tom15Olanchito, Yoro, Honduras

Attracted to the vegetation near the light sheet at Pico Bonito.

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Mantid Lacewing

by Smith ZooWestern Cape, South Africa

± 18 mm

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Mantidfly

by TizSifundza seLubombo, Swaziland

3-4 cm. Night active. Ther are around 400 species worldwide.

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Mantidfly

by LaydLuckOhio, USA

apparently not very many species of

2 1 Brown mantidfly

Brown mantidfly

by Brett Minnesota, USA

Looks like it's half praying mantis and half wasp but it is its own species.

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Mantidfly

by Dawn D. Lopez GaranzuaySan Antonio, Texas, USA

Brown in color. Looks like a mantis and a wasp. Wings resemble a lacewing. This ...

3 2 Mantispidae, Mantidflies/Mantid lacewing

Mantispidae, Mantidflies/Mantid lacewing

by Gilma Jeannette Ospino Ferreira-NormanAlfaro, Provincia Alajuela, Costa Rica

Looks like an Antlion and a Mantis....? Mantispidae, known commonly as

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Mantidfly

by rubens.lucianoTaubaté, SP, Brazil

I saved it from my swimming pool. I was certainly it was a wasp, until I saw it ...

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Mantidfly

by Tom15Olanchito, Yoro, Honduras

These predatory insects are in the order Neuroptera along with antlions and ...

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Mantidfly

by DrNamgyalT.SherpaGangtok, Sikkim, India

Keeps its body curved, has lace wings, keeps its antennae moving all the time. ...

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Mantidfly

by AlbertKangCagayan, Philippines

Small in size, less than 1 cm. Not too colourful, mostly grey/whie with ...

1 2 Mantidfly

Mantidfly

by ghbright73Connecticut, USA

About 1.5 inches in length.

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Spotting

by Les CatchickMG, Brazil

'Lacewing' insect imitating a praying mantis, as in the photo

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Wasp Mantidfly

by BugEricWisconsin, USA

A little larger than a lacewing, a superb mimic of a paper wasp, as shown.

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Green Mantidfly

by JaneOchsenbeinMyrtle Beach, South Carolina, United States

Found in backyard near pines and wetlands

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Wasp Mantidfly

by Gordon DietzmanNorth Dakota, USA

This unusual insect mimics in appearance a wasp, which probably helps deter ...

1 2 Brown Mantidfly

Brown Mantidfly

by DavidIsraelParkers Prairie, Minnesota, USA

Brown Mantidflies belong to the insect ...

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