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  • Scientific Names
    • Tenodera sinensis
    • Tenodera aridifolia sinensis
  • English
    • Chinese Mantis
  • Chinese (Traditional)
    • 中華大刀螳

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Recent observations

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What

Chinese Mantis Tenodera sinensis

Observer

hopemitch

Date

September 18, 2014

Description

This Chinese Mantis was flying around and then promptly landed upon the grassy thing in the photo.

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Chinese Mantis Tenodera sinensis

Observer

hcc11

Date

September 15, 2014 10:21 AM EDT

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Chinese Mantis Tenodera sinensis

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jojoh

Date

September 8, 2014 05:54 PM EDT

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Chinese Mantis Tenodera sinensis

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james5

Date

September 9, 2014

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Chinese Mantis Tenodera sinensis

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amp29174

Date

September 5, 2014

Place

Crewe, VA (Google, OSM)

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Chinese Mantis Tenodera sinensis

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miketroll

Date

September 7, 2014 12:54 PM CDT

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Chinese Mantis Tenodera sinensis

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nikkimorrison

Date

September 7, 2014 12:07 PM EDT

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Chinese Mantis Tenodera sinensis

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goldeagle60

Date

September 2, 2014 09:40 AM EDT

Description

Large green and brown Mantis.

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Chinese Mantis Tenodera sinensis

Observer

christopher

Date

August 21, 2014 06:03 PM EDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

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Chinese Mantis Tenodera sinensis

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joshualincoln

Date

July 19, 2014

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What

Chinese mantis Tenodera sinensis ssp. sinensis

Observer

calopteryx

Date

June 21, 2014 01:42 PM EDT

Description

Section E

Found on the Schrom Hills Park Solstice BioBlitz

Schrom Hills Park, Prince George's County, MD

21 June 2014

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What

中華大刀螳 Tenodera sinensis ssp. sinensis

Observer

sunnetchan

Date

June 3, 2014 12:14 AM HKT

Description

楬色型 中華大刀螳 Chinese Mantis (Tenodera sinensis) Saussure 1871

Reference :
Mantis of Hong kong 香港螳螂 (1st edition) - 饒戈 葉朝霞 植兆麟 Jul 2013 - p.46

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Description from Wikipedia

The Chinese Mantis (Tenodera sinensis) is a species of praying mantis native to China. Around 1895 the species was imported to North America for biological pest control. Tenodera sinensis often is erroneously referred to as Tenodera aridifolia sinensis because it was at first described as a subspecies of Tenodera aridifolia, but Tenodera sinensis is now established as a full species.

No range data available.