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Family Mantispidae - Mantidflies


Nolima sp. - Nolima pinal Nolima dine - Nolima pinal mantispa - Nolima pinal mantispa - Nolima pinal Nolima dine - Nolima pinal

Mantidfly - Dicromantispa sayi - male Wasp mantisfly - Climaciella brunnea New Manstipid species for Orange County - Leptomantispa pulchella wasp mantidfly - Climaciella brunnea Unknown mantidfly - Dicromantispa interrupta Dicromantispa interrupta Green Mantidfly - Zeugomantispa minuta Four-spotted Mantidfly - Dicromantispa interrupta

Which Mantis Fly? - Plega Mantispidae  - Plega dactylota What a difference 3 years can make... - Plega - female Plega from Mnts above Tucson - Plega Mantidfly? - Plega Mantidfly - Night bug with folding front legs that raise up behind it's head - Plega Plega? - Plega - female Mantispidae - Plega

Spider Parasite? clarus egg sac Magnolia green jumper eggs/Unknown Larva eggs Mantispidae larva on Phidippus jumping spider Piggyback rider on crab spider  Mantidfly Larvae  Mantidfly Larvae