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

Mantid

Description:

A very tiny adult winged Mantid of only 2 cm in length. All brown and probably hides among small dead branches.

Habitat:

Came to the lights on the garden wall. San Cristobal de Las Casas, Chiapas, Mexico, 2,200 meters.

Species ID Suggestions



Sign in to suggest organism ID

2 Comments

LaurenZarate
LaurenZarate 5 years ago

This is about the smallest adult I've ever seen! So fragile.

AlbertKang
AlbertKang 5 years ago

Interesting, also see the tiny ones over here of around same size, 2-3 cm adults, but mostly in light green.

LaurenZarate
Spotted by
LaurenZarate

Chiapas, Mexico

Spotted on Apr 30, 2017
Submitted on Jun 21, 2017

Related Spottings

Mantid Laying Eggs Praying mantis, either European mantid or (most likely) Chinese mantid. Mantid Spotting

Nearby Spottings

Tiger Moth Larva Blue-Green Orchid Long Horn Beetle Newly Hatched Earwigs
Noah Guardians
Noah Sponsors
join Project Noah Team

Join the Project Noah Team