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Bordered Praying Mantis, male

Stagmomantis limbata

Description:

Wings were redish brown and the rest green. I hope he never finds his wife :-)

Habitat:

Groveland, CA. Road towards Yosemite NP.


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Bordered Mantis, male
Stagmomantis limbata Species Stagmomantis limbata - BugGuide.Net


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8 Comments

The MnMs
The MnMs 2 years ago

Hello Eduardo,
No, it was in the wild, I have found it at the porch of our hotel just next to the forests of Yosemite :-)

Eduardo9
Eduardo9 2 years ago

Also known as bordered mantis

Eduardo9
Eduardo9 2 years ago

Do you have this male still???

The MnMs
The MnMs 5 years ago

Many thanks Tamar for the ID and sunnyjosef also for the nice comment :-)

sunnyjosef
sunnyjosef 5 years ago

Great series Marta.... Like a frame from a Hitchcock movie!!

ForestDragon
ForestDragon 5 years ago

Beautiful series!

The MnMs
The MnMs 5 years ago

Thanks Joseph and Jopy :-)

Nice shots!

The MnMs
Spotted by
The MnMs

California, USA

Lat: 37.84, Long: -120.22

Spotted on Sep 17, 2014
Submitted on Dec 21, 2014

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