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Orchid Mantis Yellow morph

Hymenopus coronatus


Yellow mantis with lobes on its legs that look like flower pentals, about 7 cm body span


Bushes, bougenville tree


They don't really live on an orchid flower

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RendyMoonkies 4 years ago

@Jason Alexander. Iya sangat sulit, untuk semua foto dari gunung salak saya di pandu oleh pemandu dari purwokerto yg kebetulan siswa entomologist
Mungkin tanpanya saya g bisa nemu orchid mantis liar dari alam habitatnya.

Jason Alexander
Jason Alexander 4 years ago

Saya nyari yg ginian ga pernah nemu.. Kerenn"! :)

RendyMoonkies 4 years ago

Francisco, thank you , that was my lucky day , spotted him in wild life of salak mount,, they were rarely seen . .

RendyMoonkies 4 years ago

Kostas , thank you,,, it has incredible mimic.. they're commonly white in colour, but some of them are pink and yellow

Francisco Ramírez
Francisco Ramírez 4 years ago

Incredible mantis !!!

KostasZontanos 4 years ago

Amazing! At first glance I thought it was a flower. Thank you for sharing!

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Jawa Barat, Indonesia

Spotted on Mar 23, 2016
Submitted on Mar 23, 2016

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