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Praying Mantis, female

Tenodera sp.


Praying Mantis. Is this the female?

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ForestDragon 7 years ago

It is hard to say if this is a male or female. I can tell you that this is a mantid from genus Tenodera. It is likely a Chinese Mantis (Tenodera sinensis) but I can't say 100% without seeing the area between the front legs. here is some information:

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Elgin, Illinois, USA

Spotted on Sep 8, 2014
Submitted on Sep 9, 2014

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