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    • قاطرکش
    • فال بین
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    • Mantids
    • Praying Mantis
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    • Mantodea
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    • Mantis e insectos palo

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Creative Commons Flickr Photos Tagged "Mantodea."

Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

What

Indian Grass Mantis Schizocephala bicornis

Observer

satishnikam

Date

the past

Place

kurvande (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Mantids Family Mantidae

Observer

nhm_nature

Date

December 4, 2014 01:37 PM PST

Description

"Praying mantis style"- @niceislife

Observation and photo by @niceislife

Photos / Sounds

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What

Mantids Family Mantidae

Observer

nhm_nature

Date

July 2, 2015 08:53 AM PDT

Description

Today's tiny female #prayingmantis is only an inch long at a job" - @prillzilla

Observation and photo by @prillzilla

Photos / Sounds

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What

California Mantis Stagmomantis californica

Observer

jonr

Date

June 27, 2015 09:48 PM PDT

Description

Small, sand-colored mantis, approx. 1.5" in length. Found at night crawling over rocks near a white towel illuminated by UV flashlight along Art Smith trail, during a Night Adventures in the Monument event. It appeared to be hunting the insects attracted to the light.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Arizona mantis Stagmomantis limbata

Date

June 30, 2015

Photos / Sounds

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What

Praying Mantis Mantis religiosa

Observer

julien2007

Date

July 1, 2015 10:58 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Conehead mantis Empusa pennata

Observer

valter

Date

November 24, 2011 02:34 PM WET

Description

Location: Europe > Portugal > Algarve

Date Photo Taken: November 24, 2011

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Photos / Sounds

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Observer

valter

Date

June 26, 2009 10:14 PM WEST

Description

Location: Europe > Portugal > Algarve

Date Photo Taken: June 26, 2009

Note: First photo of Perlamantis alliberti in Internet

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Photos / Sounds

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What

Praying Mantis Mantis religiosa

Observer

valter

Date

November 24, 2007 11:29 AM WET

Description

Location: Europe > Portugal > Algarve

Date Photo Taken: November 24, 2007

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Photos / Sounds

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Observer

valter

Date

May 14, 2010 01:37 PM WEST

Description

Location: Europe > Portugal > Algarve

Date Photo Taken: May 14, 2010

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Observer

valter

Date

August 11, 2013 07:47 AM WEST

Description

Location: Europe > Portugal > Algarve

Date Photo Taken: August 11, 2013

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Photos / Sounds

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What

Arizona mantis Stagmomantis limbata

Date

June 30, 2015
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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.