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You're right forestdragon and wildsweld, it's a male chinese mantis.
I agree with wildsweld, this looks like a Mantid from Genus Tenodera. There are a couple of species within that genus that look similar. I am not sure which ones are found in your area.
Looks to be a Praying Mantis
Spotted on Jul 28, 2013 Submitted on Sep 27, 2013
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