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Raimbow mantis nymph

Family Mantidea, Parastagmatoptera sp.

Description:

A subadult female of Parastagmatoptera, the raimbow mantis. It has this spotted body when young, and develops great colors when adult (pinks, reds, blues, yellows and greens). They are one of the few genera in which females can also fly. (Info provided by Projeto Mantis)

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Projeto Mantis
Projeto Mantis 4 years ago

A subadult female of Parastagmatoptera, the raimbow mantis. It has this spotted body when young, and develops great colors when adult (pinks, reds, blues, yellows and greens). They are one of the few genera in which females can also fly.

Sergio Monteiro
Sergio Monteiro 9 years ago

Rieko, Gerardo, Antonio and Small Wonders, thank you.

Small Wonders
Small Wonders 9 years ago

Great series Sergio!

Great capture Sérgio,congrats and thanks for sharing

Gerardo Aizpuru
Gerardo Aizpuru 9 years ago

Great series Sergio as always :)

RiekoS
RiekoS 9 years ago

Very nice!

Sergio Monteiro
Spotted by
Sergio Monteiro

Curitiba, PR, Brazil

Spotted on Mar 4, 2013
Submitted on Mar 5, 2013

Spotted for Mission

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