Guardian Nature School Team Contact Blog Project Noah Facebook Project Noah Twitter

A global community of nature enthusiasts
photographing and learning about wildlife

Join Project Noah!
nature school apple icon

Project Noah Nature School visit nature school

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.

1 Species ID Suggestions

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


Sign in to suggest organism ID

8 Comments

The MnMs
The MnMs 4 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 4 years ago

Also known as bordered mantis

Eduardo9
Eduardo9 4 years ago

Do you have this male still???

The MnMs
The MnMs 6 years ago

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

sunnyjosef
sunnyjosef 6 years ago

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

ForestDragon
ForestDragon 6 years ago

Beautiful series!

The MnMs
The MnMs 6 years ago

Thanks Joseph and Jopy :-)

Nice shots!

The MnMs
Spotted by
The MnMs

California, USA

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

Noah Guardians
Noah Sponsors

Join the Project Noah Team Join Project Noah Team