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baby mantis?
Location: north central illinois
July 21, 2011 4:36 pm
Found this in my house by a window like like a mantis with clear wings but I don’t know its creepy looking though
Signature: justin south beloit

Mantispid

Hi Justin,
Though it looks very similar to a Mantis, the Mantispid in your photo is an unrelated insect.  Mantispids are Neuropterans and they are classified with the Lacewings and Antlions.

What's That Bug? does not endorse extermination
Location: Illinois

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