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Texas unicorn mantis

Phyllovates chlorophaea

Description:

Mantis en estado ninfa de aproximadamente 3 cm, de color marrón, con el abdomen doblado.

Habitat:

Bosque mesófilo de montaña (perturbado).

Notes:

Autor de la foto: Billo Zamudio Palestino.

1 Species ID Suggestions

bayucca
bayucca 5 years ago
Texas Unicorn Mantis
Phyllovates chlorophaea BUG NATION • View topic - Phyllovates CHlorophaea


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39 Comments (1–25)

Billo-kun
Billo-kun 5 years ago

n___n awww thank you so much! @outsidegirl0

outsidegirl0
outsidegirl0 5 years ago

amazing creature..... very interesting Billo and good shots!

Billo-kun
Billo-kun 5 years ago

Thank you very much! @Saumya Wanniarachchi :) (sorry for late)

Billo-kun
Billo-kun 5 years ago

:) thank you so much! @dotun55

dotun55
dotun55 5 years ago

Congratulations Billo!

Billo-kun
Billo-kun 5 years ago

Thank you very much! @ceejayalyssa @Pradeep Kumar @Leana Lahom-Cristobal @Marta RubioTexeira @bherath20 @PurpleScarf @RiekoS @Adarsha BS y tu lo has dicho amiguita @Sckel no es facíl pero tienen sus recompensas ;) muito obrigado!

What an awesome ans cute Mantis !!!!!!! :) Congratulations Billo for the SOTD !!!!!!

Bhagya Herath
Bhagya Herath 5 years ago

this is so so amazing... great spotting Billo....congratulations....

Sckel
Sckel 5 years ago

Yo creo que no es fácil de escalar las montañas de fotografiar. Felicitaciones a estos y todos sus sponttings, muy merecido, mi amigo.

RiekoS
RiekoS 5 years ago

Congratulations ! It is very special unicorn mantis.

The MnMs
The MnMs 5 years ago

Congratulations on the SOTD! Is trully an amazing spotting!

Adarsha B S
Adarsha B S 5 years ago

What a fantastic spotting of the day..I love it so much yar..Congratulations my friend Billo:) Lovely spotting :)

Congrats Billo! :)

Pradeep Kumar
Pradeep Kumar 5 years ago

Congrats!

ceejayalyssa
ceejayalyssa 5 years ago

very unique :)

Billo-kun
Billo-kun 5 years ago

:D jaja thank you! @Joshua Asel

Josh Asel
Josh Asel 5 years ago

Gorgeous alien of a spotting! Congrats :)

Billo-kun
Billo-kun 5 years ago

Muchas gracias! thank you very much! :'D @LuisStevens @Mark Ridgway

LuisStevens
LuisStevens 5 years ago

¡Muchas felicidades Billo! Increible "Spotting of the Day"

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 5 years ago

Congratulations. Crazy legs deserves it. :-)

Billo-kun
Billo-kun 5 years ago

n_______n oh my god! thank you so much! really really thank you, and thank you to @bayucca for help me :). I'm so happy :') thanks a lot everyone! @KarenL!

Congratulations !

Dima
Dima 5 years ago

Looks like grape vine whiskers...in a way!

KarenL
KarenL 5 years ago

What an amazing mantis! Congratulations Billo, it has earned you Spotting of the Day!

The crazy looking unicorn mantis is named for the small knobs on its head that fuse into a single “horn” in adults.

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Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 5 years ago

Amazing animal.

Billo-kun
Spotted by
Billo-kun

Orizaba, Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave, Mexico

Lat: 18.88, Long: -97.10

Spotted on Sep 25, 2013
Submitted on Oct 7, 2013

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