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  • English
    • Praying Mantis
    • Mantids
  • Scientific Names
    • Mantodea
  • Spanish
    • Mantis e insectos palo

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

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What

Praying Mantis Order Mantodea

Observer

cathbutler

Date

October 18, 2014

Description

We ran into it in the middle of the Horseshoe Point Trail!

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

sambiology

Date

October 21, 2014

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What

Praying Mantis Mantis religiosa

Observer

annwf

Date

October 11, 2014 09:01 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Observer

eduardo9914

Date

October 18, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Mantis Mantis religiosa

Observer

francisco3

Date

October 21, 2014 09:32 AM HST

Photos / Sounds

What

Praying Mantis Mantis religiosa

Observer

oz4caster

Date

October 18, 2014 12:49 PM CDT

Place

Williamson County, Texas (Google, OSM)

Description

My wife spotted this one on her basil plant in our backyard. When I arrived with camera it was still there lurking just below the basil flowers.

Photos / Sounds

What

Praying Mantis Order Mantodea

Observer

crayonponyfish

Date

March 17, 2014

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

i_c_riddell

Date

May 24, 2010 10:48 AM CAT

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

i_c_riddell

Date

August 25, 2009 10:54 AM CAT

Photos / Sounds

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What

廣斧螳 Hierodula patellifera

Observer

sunnetchan

Date

October 21, 2014 11:15 PM HKT

Description

廣斧螳 (Hierodula patellifera)

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

jaykeller

Date

October 18, 2014 06:45 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

jaykeller

Date

October 18, 2014 05:06 PM PDT
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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.