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Genus Climaciella - Wasp Mantidflies

Pregnant Female - Climaciella brunnea - female mantidfly - Climaciella brunnea Wasp mantisfly - Climaciella brunnea Wasp Mantidfly Climaciella brunnea - Climaciella brunnea Wasp Mantidfly Climaciella brunnea - Climaciella brunnea Wasp Mantidfly Climaciella brunnea - Climaciella brunnea mantid/wasp ? - Climaciella brunnea Mantidfly - Climaciella brunnea
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Neuroptera (Antlions, Lacewings, and Allies)
Suborder Hemerobiiformia (Lacewings and Allies)
Family Mantispidae (Mantidflies)
Subfamily Mantispinae
Genus Climaciella (Wasp Mantidflies)
Explanation of Names
Climaciella Enderlein 1910
diminutive form of Climacia (a genus of spongillafly and member of the lacewing group)
Numbers
A single species in our area, 8 spp. total(1)
Range
widespread in NA