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Praying Mantis

Mantis religiosa


Has been hanging out on my front porch for a few days.


Fairly sunny, houseplants on the porch. It hangs around on the door and in my planters.


2nd least favorite critter, but can be interesting!

1 species ID suggestions

Chinese Mantis nymph
Tenodera sinensis Species Tenodera sinensis - Chinese Mantis - BugGuide.Net

1 Comment

kris_anderson 6 months ago

Tenodera sinensis, nymph

“Praying Mantises of the United States and Canada”

Tennessee, USA

Lat: 35.07, Long: -85.08

Spotted on Jul 13, 2018
Submitted on Jul 14, 2018

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