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Observed: 11th May 2012 By: Bulla
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Description:

A butterfly-like creature with long, decorative, appendages emanating from a point near the base of the wings.

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

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Nemoptera are members of a

Nemoptera are members of a group of predatory insects called Ascalaphids which are related to ant-lions and do not occur in the UK.
The adults catch other insects in flight, the larvae live amonst debris and stones and ambush other insects.