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Religious mantis

Mantis religiosa

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ForestDragon 7 years ago

Great photo! The scientific name for this mantis is Mantis religiosa (common names Praying Mantis or European Mantis). It would be great if you would update your spotting so it can be considered complete.

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Spotted on Sep 22, 2012
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