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African Mantis

Sphodromantis viridis


Louva-a-Deus Iris mantis (Iris oratoria) or Mantis religiosa?

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Mr. Goldfish
Mr. Goldfish 3 years ago

No problem. :)
I found a link:

mendes.madalena 5 years ago

thank you! i will change it :)

Mr. Goldfish
Mr. Goldfish 5 years ago

Not Mantis religiosa. Looks like Sphodromantis. I am pretty sure they live there.


Lat: 37.10, Long: -8.36

Spotted on Aug 12, 2010
Submitted on Apr 17, 2013

Spotted for mission

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