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Green mantis

Sphodromantis gastrica


Sphodromantis gastrica, common name African mantis or common green mantis, is a species of praying mantis from Africa.

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Mr. Goldfish
Mr. Goldfish 7 years ago

It does not seem to be a Sphodromantis.
This is a Sphodromantis
This is said to be Miomantis caffra

These are so awesome. How are you taking these?

chantel.minnaar 9 years ago


alicelongmartin 9 years ago

Fascinating, so sharp!

Yasser 9 years ago

I can't stop staring at these photos. they're spellbinding, particularly the first photo.

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Roodepoort, Gauteng, South Africa

Spotted on Feb 9, 2011
Submitted on Mar 11, 2011

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