Classification
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  • French
    • Mantes et apparentés
  • Hebrew
    • גמלי שלמה
  • Portuguese
    • Louva‑a‑deus
  • 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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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

What

Australian Green Mantis Orthodera ministralis

Observer

vicfazio3

Date

December 5, 2016 07:31 AM AEDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Chinese Mantis Tenodera sinensis

Observer

schoenitz

Date

September 7, 2013 04:08 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

What

European Mantis Mantis religiosa

Observer

schoenitz

Date

July 21, 2012 06:05 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Chinese Mantis Tenodera sinensis

Observer

schoenitz

Date

October 23, 2011 01:25 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

What

European Mantis Mantis religiosa

Observer

annetcurran

Date

December 3, 2016 01:34 PM PST

Description

Found on ground trying to climb up slippery patio. Put on a plant. Noticed grasshopper after. Latter Mantis was eating grasshopper.

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

subhajit_roy

Date

October 10, 2016 12:26 PM IST

Place

Dalapchand (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Giant African Mantis Sphodromantis viridis

Observer

doronjazz

Date

December 4, 2016 01:03 PM SAST

Place

Golan, IL (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

What

Carolina Mantis Stagmomantis carolina

Observer

krosenthal

Date

September 27, 2016 11:50 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Carolina Mantis Stagmomantis carolina

Observer

krosenthal

Date

October 24, 2016 12:11 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Observer

kaffa

Date

December 3, 2016 10:17 AM AEDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

European Mantis Mantis religiosa

Observer

adrin7

Date

December 3, 2016 05:40 PM CET

Photos / Sounds

Observer

pliffgrieff

Date

December 2, 2016 10:43 AM PST
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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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