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amazingly camouflaged, nearly transparent and an intricate venation pattern. this is one of the coolest mantises I've ever seen.


miombo woodland, 1000m


Spotting 3400! I spotted this awesome mantid in Namizimu forest reserve.

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Dan Doucette
Dan Doucette 6 years ago

Thanks Antonio!

Dan Doucette
Dan Doucette 6 years ago

Thanks Ducatista, Forest, jeslowery and Diaz! It was really hard to spot but I was able to spot them a few times while I stayed at the reserve.

Wow,awesome Dan,just beautiful,congrats and thanks for sharing

Diaz José Miguel
Diaz José Miguel 6 years ago

Mantispidae? Really really cool! thanks! really hard to spot!

jeslowery 7 years ago

cool - so interesting!

ForestDragon 7 years ago

Wow! So glad you were able to share this beauty!

Ducatista 7 years ago

Really remarkable manatid!

Dan Doucette
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Dan Doucette

Southern, Malawi

Spotted on Jan 17, 2015
Submitted on May 17, 2015

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