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Juvenile praying mantis

Mantis religiosa

Description:

A green juvenile mantis religiosa, spotted in my veggie garden, in Volos Greece.

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5 Comments

Mr. Goldfish
Mr. Goldfish 6 years ago

They are now found in Greece:
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Manti...

You got to be kidding me!
o.O !!!!!
(I' ll check it!)

Mr. Goldfish
Mr. Goldfish 8 years ago

Sphodromantis vridis from Greece.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Mantis...

Dear @Mr.Goldfish, according to the "Μαντώδη" page in Greek Wiki, there's only 8 species of Mantodea in Greece, and the genus Sphodromantis is not included...
http://el.wikipedia.org/wiki/%CE%9C%CE%B...

Mr. Goldfish
Mr. Goldfish 8 years ago

Sphodromantis? There are Sphodromantis introduced to Europe I have read.

Βόλος, Αποκεντρωμένη Διοίκηση Θεσσαλίας - Στερεάς Ελλάδας, Greece

Spotted on Jul 8, 2013
Submitted on Jul 8, 2013

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