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On my pomegranate tree
Orthodera novaezealandiae, known as the New ...
catcher eating as many as 25 flies a day. Not sure if this is a
Eggcase of the South African Praying
I'm pretty sure this is a South African
A green praying
As adults, Orthodera novaezealandiae they are bright green and grow to between ...
Green mantid to 6cm body length. It camouflages well against foliage, but on ...
Spotted this young African Praying
Its a praying
We get lots of them in the herb garden every year around spring time.
fully grown. The New
distinguished from the New
- the Springbock Mantis (introduced from ...
Leaf green and has a very big abdomen.
Initialy sitting on a flax leaf, moved her to somewhere less exposed
Introduced species to New
One female with many many males.
Mantodea or mantises is an order of insects that contains approximately 2,200 ...
Canada Geese have black heads with a white chinstrap. It is 75-110 cm(30-43 ...