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Praying Mantis

Tenodera sinensis


Tan to pale green. Forewings tan with green along front margin. Compound eyes chocolate-brown at sunset, pale tan soon after sunrise and during the day.


Meadows and gardens, on tall herbs, flower clusters and shrubs.


One of two huge Mantis that live on the campus of Jefferson College.

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Missouri, USA

Lat: 38.26, Long: -90.56

Spotted on Aug 17, 2010
Submitted on Oct 2, 2010

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