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Mantis

Mantodea

Description:

Small - green with red eyes

Habitat:

Found in garden at night.

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2 Comments

Smith Zoo
Smith Zoo 7 years ago

Thank you ForestDragon, I have a feeling it is the African mantis - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/African_man... (but the red pink eyes has me wondering)

ForestDragon
ForestDragon 7 years ago

Nice little nymph! Pretty eyes. Sorry but I am unfamiliar with Mantids from your area so I can't help with a Genus or Species.

Smith Zoo
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Smith Zoo

Western Cape, South Africa

Spotted on Jan 22, 2013
Submitted on Mar 24, 2013

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