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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Creative Commons Flickr Photos Tagged "Mantodea."

Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

larry14

Date

May 21, 2016 03:14 PM HST

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

kristenbullock

Date

January 19, 2017 12:23 PM EST

Photos / Sounds

What

California Mantis Stagmomantis californica

Observer

jaykeller

Date

July 25, 2015 11:56 PM PDT

Description

Dark lines on the abdomen designate this species.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Mantids Order Mantodea

Observer

otis2

Date

January 19, 2017 09:06 AM JST

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Chinese Mantis Tenodera sinensis

Observer

coreyjlange

Date

September 13, 2007 04:58 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

blushirt

Date

January 13, 2017 09:59 AM CST

Photos / Sounds

What

European Mantis Mantis religiosa

Observer

hendre17

Date

July 26, 2013 02:00 PM PDT

Description

Climbing a wall on the back patio of our Lila Ave house.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Chinese Mantis Tenodera sinensis

Observer

hendre17

Date

March 9, 2014 12:16 AM PST

Description

On the back sliding glass door of our hotel room during 2014 trip.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Mantids Order Mantodea

Date

July 15, 2013 03:51 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Chinese Mantis Tenodera sinensis

Observer

nsbrown

Date

August 16, 2016 10:19 AM CDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Mantids Order Mantodea

Observer

vytas

Date

January 18, 2017 07:36 PM AWST

Photos / Sounds

What

Carolina Mantis Stagmomantis carolina

Observer

maryshew

Date

October 19, 2016 10:04 AM CDT
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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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