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Praying Mantis

Stagmomantis sp.


praying mantis, about 4 in. long, a brown color


usually lives in hot weather, also it was found in hot weather


this praying mantis was found on my garage door, most praying mantis's are green or brown.

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ForestDragon 3 years ago

This looks like a beautiful adult male mantis from genus Stagmomantis. There are a couple of species from this genus so it's hard for me to say which one it is.

Yorba Linda, California, USA

Lat: 33.89, Long: -117.81

Spotted on Sep 20, 2010
Submitted on Sep 27, 2010

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