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Crowned Mantis

Empusa egena


A small mantis with a distinct and peculiar tall crest on the head, a very long and narrow thorax and pronounced lobes on the mid and hind legs and abdomen.


I found it in bush on a farm near the coast of Surman, Libya.

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SaswatMishra 6 years ago


Diaz José Miguel
Diaz José Miguel 6 years ago

Great shots!

Spectacular !

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الزاوية, الزاوية, Libya

Spotted on Oct 16, 2015
Submitted on Oct 18, 2015

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