The Chinese Mantis looks like a long and slender praying mantis, that are brown and green. It is typically larger than most other praying mantises, adult females are about 8 centimeters in length. Their color can vary from overall green to brown with a green lateral stripe on the edge of the front wings. In low light the eyes of the mantis appear black, but in daylight appear to be clear, matching the color of the head.
Spotted on top of a lantana plant ( urban garden )
Lat: 14.65, Long: 121.05
Spotted on Aug 3, 2012
Submitted on Aug 3, 2012
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