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Possible mantidfly? - Empicoris

Possible mantidfly? - Empicoris
Richmond, British Columbia, Canada
November 28, 2011
Size: 1 cm
I found this walking on my hand, and I thought this was a mantidfly at first, but it matches none of the photos here (this one's antennae are as long as its legs). Outdoors, it has been close to freezing at this time of year, so I suspect that it isn't from outside. Possibly, it came in on some vegetables or packaging, which would explain why its wings are crumpled and it was walking very slowly across my hand. It almost seemed to be walking with its antennae, with its front legs only occasionally stretching out.

Moved from Thread-legged Bugs.

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