Meet The Mantidfly! A Praying Mantis Wasp That Looks Terrifyingly Awesome

The Mantidfly or (Mantispidae) is a terrifying and unusual looking creature that looks like a cross between and praying mantis and wasp…. but looks can be deceiving. Despite its fearsome appearance, Mantidflies don’t sting and are pretty much harmless to humans. YouTuber Ed Kern was able to catch the big guy and feed him a few flies before flying off. Check it out below!

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