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    • Praying Mantis
    • Mantids
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    • Mantodea
  • Spanish
    • Mantis e insectos palo

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

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What

Mantids Order Mantodea

Observer

amariepr

Date

November 10, 2014

Description

Highly active and small compared to other mantids I've encountered in the midwest. Beautiful green coloration.

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

oecordero

Date

October 19, 2014

Description

Praying mantis eating its prey in a bush.

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

chrisgoforth

Date

May 31, 2014 01:48 PM EDT

Description

I'm not sure which species this is! Leaning Carolina, but it's immature and I'm not great with my mantids...

Photos / Sounds

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What

Mantis e insectos palo Order Mantodea

Observer

atakamara

Date

November 13, 2014 06:21 PM MST

Photos / Sounds

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What

Chinese Mantis Tenodera sinensis

Observer

camelcreek

Date

September 10, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

kyg

Date

September 25, 2014 08:40 PM PDT

Description

Praying mantis

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Mantids Family Mantidae

Observer

robertmatute

Date

June 16, 2014

Place

Pasadena City College (Google, OSM)

Description

I found this little guy as I was walking to class. It looked small about less than an inch long so I am guessing it was a baby.

Photos / Sounds

What

Mediterranean Mantis Iris oratoria

Observer

treegrow

Date

November 6, 2014 01:37 PM EST

Description

Iris oratoria female sitting in a nispero tree (Photinia japonica). Els Poblets, Alicante, Spain. Harassed her a little bit to get her to give me a threat display, but she wasn't in the mood.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

California mantis Stagmomantis californica

Observer

dwest

Date

September 19, 2014 05:12 PM PDT

Description

Fencing on fencing behind a quickie-mart.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Praying Mantis Mantis religiosa

Observer

efl

Date

the past

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Mantids Order Mantodea

Observer

meallen12

Date

November 4, 2014 03:19 PM PST

Description

Egg sack of praying mantis.

Photos / Sounds

Observer

cullen

Date

November 9, 2014 01:55 PM CST
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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.