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Praying Mantis





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5 Comments

Mr. Goldfish
Mr. Goldfish 4 years ago

I am not sure if females have the ear. Some males of some species of mantises have an ear.
http://www.mantislab.com/Home.html

clamary
clamary 4 years ago

Cool! Did you know they only have one ear?

Mr. Goldfish
Mr. Goldfish 5 years ago

Probably S. limbata because of the "blue lip". A guy who has kept Stagmomantis species says that S. limbata are the only ones he has seen with the blue.

Apple
Apple 5 years ago

great shot!!!

ForestDragon
ForestDragon 5 years ago

Beautiful shot! Do you have any other views of this wonderful insect? It may be difficult to find the species without further images.

California, USA

Lat: 34.45, Long: -118.66

Spotted on Aug 16, 2013
Submitted on Sep 3, 2013

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