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African mantis/Bushmantis

Sphodromantis viridis




1 Species ID Suggestions

Gaia80
Gaia80 6 years ago
African mantis/Bushmantis
Sphodromantis viridis Sphodromantis viridis


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2 Comments

Mr. Goldfish
Mr. Goldfish 5 years ago

Looks like Iris oratoria.

Gaia80
Gaia80 6 years ago

This is looking very similar to the one I found on wikipedia, if it is, it is an introduced species as it sometimes escape captivity because they are commonly kept as pets and can survive in greeces enviroment, but don't take my word for it, would be nice if you could get a close up picture and measure it if you can or at least give an estimation of its size

MarcelHarraß
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MarcelHarraß

Δήμος Χερσονήσου, Κρήτη, Greece

Lat: 35.29, Long: 25.41

Spotted on Sep 15, 2012
Submitted on Sep 15, 2012

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