mantispid


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Noun1.mantispid - insect that resembles a mantismantispid - insect that resembles a mantis; larvae are parasites in the nests of spiders and wasps
neuropteran, neuropteron, neuropterous insect - insect having biting mouthparts and four large membranous wings with netlike veins
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Collection of mantispid flies was carried out from three different regions of Pakistan.
The visually controlled prey-capture behaviour of the European mantispid Mantispa styriaca.