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Subfamily Mantinae

Chinese Mantid - Tenodera sinensis Praying Mantis - Tenodera sinensis - male Mantis species - Tenodera sinensis European mantid - Mantis religiosa Mantis religiosa / European Mantis - Mantis religiosa - female Mantis - Tenodera angustipennis Chinese Mantis - Tenodera sinensis Chinese Mantis - Tenodera sinensis  - Tenodera sinensis - male
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Mantodea (Mantids)
Family Mantidae
Subfamily Mantinae
Numbers
3 genera, with 4 spp. (all non-native) in our area(1), ~30 spp. total(2)
Range
native to the Old World(3); widespread in NA