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Family Mantidae

Mantid - Stagmomantis carolina Praying Mantis - Stagmomantis Brunneria - Brunneria borealis Praying Mantis - Stagmomantis carolina - female Praying Mantis Nymph? - Stagmomantis large stick-like mantis - front leg - Brunneria borealis - female Mantis-what kind? male or female? - Stagmomantis carolina - female Praying Mantis 2SEP2013 in San Gabriel California - Stagmomantis - female
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Mantodea (Mantids)
Family Mantidae
Explanation of Names
From genus Mantis, which see.
Internet References
University of Florida Entomology Dept. PDF key to Florida mantids by P.M. Choate