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Photo#1541653
Mantidfly

Mantidfly
Wetumpka , Elmore County, Alabama, USA
June 22, 2018

Moved
Moved from Mantidflies.

Moved to Mantispidae
Moved from ID Request.

I'm not sure how much further the ID can be taken, but let's give the experts a chance.

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After looking through the ava
After looking through the available species on record here, and comparing to suggestings by iNat, it does appear to me like it could potentially be Leptomantispa pulchella. Could this be correct???
This insect does show distribution in my region and common characteristics.
Of course I am no expert.. Thanks much

 
It's certainly possible, but...
...L. pulchella is quite similar to Dicromantispa sayi, which is also found in your area--and the characteristics that differentiate the two are often hard to see in photos. An expert opinion is definitely needed here.

 
Thanks Ken, and Thank you for
Thanks Ken, and Thank you for the kind welcome as well.

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