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  • Korean
    • 사마귀목
  • German
    • Gottesanbeterinnen
    • Fangschrecken
  • English
    • Mantises
    • Mantids
  • Italian
    • Mantidi
  • Belarusian
    • Багамолавыя
  • Russian
    • Богомоловые
  • Scientific Names
    • Mantodea
  • Spanish
    • Mantis e insectos palo
  • Chinese (Traditional)
    • 螳螂目
  • Persian
    • آخوندک
    • فال بین
    • قاطرکش

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Creative Commons Flickr Photos Tagged "Mantodea."

Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

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What

Mantids Order Mantodea

Observer

krosenthal

Date

November 14, 2013 03:19 PM EST

Photos / Sounds

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What

Mantids Order Mantodea

Observer

krosenthal

Date

June 14, 2013 02:37 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Mantids Order Mantodea

Observer

artmur

Date

June 26, 2016

Photos / Sounds

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What

South African Praying Mantis Miomantis caffra

Observer

nzwide

Date

July 1, 2016

Description

Must have come inside with dry clothes. Had laid an egg case on washing.

Photos / Sounds

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What

European Mantis Mantis religiosa

Observer

belyykit

Date

June 30, 2016 04:24 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Mantids Order Mantodea

Observer

mrpinniped

Date

June 30, 2016 11:45 AM PDT

Description

Pretty sure this is the native California mantis, but may be an exotic?

Photos / Sounds

What

Carolina Mantis Stagmomantis carolina

Observer

franko

Date

June 27, 2016

Description

Hembra Adulta / Adult Female

Photos / Sounds

Observer

legolaws

Date

June 30, 2016 08:40 AM CDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Mantids Order Mantodea

Observer

friel

Date

June 29, 2016 08:56 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

Observer

dustin6

Date

September 12, 2007 01:35 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Mantids Order Mantodea

Observer

christinerobie

Date

June 29, 2016 07:15 PM CDT

Description

Praying mantis

Photos / Sounds

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What

European Mantis Mantis religiosa

Observer

ashleybarlow

Date

June 22, 2016

Description

It was on a fence near the pool.

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Description from Wikipedia

Mantodea (or mantises, mantes) is an order of insects that contains over 2,400 species and about 430 genera in 15 families worldwide in temperate and tropical habitats. Most of the species are in the family Mantidae.

No range data available.
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