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African mantis

Sphodromantis

Description:

The Ghana mantis is a relatively large, sturdily built Mantis. It has a triangular, large head and an elongated prothorax. Complex between the eye and the antenna on both sides of a so-called secondary eyes hump rises, for example, in the lack of the similar type Hierodula.

Habitat:

Bushland

Notes:

Picture from home bred animal.

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14 Comments

Benno Ibold
Benno Ibold 4 years ago

Thank you all. I have bread them for 15 years.

Hema
Hema 4 years ago

great shot!

Great shot!

outsidegirl0
outsidegirl0 5 years ago

i love the 1 pic great shot!

dotun55
dotun55 5 years ago

Great mantis macro! You may want to see a similar spotting from Nigeria >> [http://www.projectnoah.org/spottings/19317462]

Josh Asel
Josh Asel 5 years ago

Beautiful.

LarryGraziano
LarryGraziano 5 years ago

Great shot and creature Bennol

Leuba Ridgway
Leuba Ridgway 5 years ago

absolutely wonderful !

Jason Alexander
Jason Alexander 5 years ago

Colorful mantis! Great found!

Subin S
Subin S 5 years ago

Great Shot!!

Telse
Telse 5 years ago

Sweet! Great shot, BennoIbold!

alicelongmartin
alicelongmartin 5 years ago

Wow!

ira080808
ira080808 5 years ago

great shot!

suzmonk
suzmonk 5 years ago

Yikes!!! Good job, man!

Caleb Steindel
Caleb Steindel 5 years ago

spectacular!!!!!!!!

Benno Ibold
Spotted by
Benno Ibold

Brong-Ahafo Region, Ghana

Lat: 8.03, Long: -1.08

Spotted on Feb 26, 2011
Submitted on Jul 28, 2013

Spotted for Mission

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