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Bordered Mantis

Stagmomantis limbata

Description:

Very large aggressive green praying mantis

Notes:

Tried to attack the flashlight

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Bordered Mantis
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2 Comments

Eduardo9
Eduardo9 5 years ago

Do you have a adult male Limbata mantis?????

ForestDragon
ForestDragon 8 years ago

Great pictures! The blue upper lip and yellow checkered wings are consistent with Stagmomantis limbata, a native species. :-)

I especially like the second image. You might want to move that one to the first position since it shows the details of this mantis so clearly.

Please consider adding this nice spotting to the Marvelous Mantids of the World mission: http://www.projectnoah.org/missions/1573...

sonofives
Spotted by
sonofives

California, USA

Spotted on Aug 22, 2013
Submitted on May 30, 2014

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