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Chinese Mantis

Tenodera aridifolia sinensis


Large greenish-brown praying mantis, native to Asia but introduced worldwide as a biocontrol agent.


Urban windowbox with scarlet sage flowers.

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ForestDragon 10 years ago

Hello Abigail. This is a nice specimen! I would enjoy seeing it in the Marvelous Mantids of the North East mission:

flybeasley 10 years ago

Man! That is a big one!

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA

Spotted on Sep 2, 2008
Submitted on Jun 8, 2012

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