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Description:

mantisfly size about 1cm in length

Habitat:

tropical rainforest



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3 Comments

SukanyaDatta
SukanyaDatta 3 years ago

May be a Wasp-mimic Mantidfly....Climaciella sp.

NickKing
NickKing 3 years ago

Thanks, I will keep an eye out for them in the future.

zaidirazak
zaidirazak 3 years ago

hi nick yes acttualy this insects in the order Neuroptera , family Mantispidae

NickKing
NickKing 3 years ago

Such a weird insect, I didn't even know mantis flies existed until today.

zaidirazak
Spotted by
zaidirazak

Shah Alam, Selangor, Malaysia

Lat: 3.10, Long: 101.49

Spotted on Apr 25, 2016
Submitted on May 10, 2016

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