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Family Coptopterygidae

Mantid - Brunneria borealis Brunneria Borealis - Brunneria borealis large stick-like mantis - ventral view sawtoothed sides - Brunneria borealis - female large stick-like mantis - side view - Brunneria borealis - female egg case - Brunneria borealis Brunneria borealis? - Brunneria borealis - female Brunner's Mantis - Brunneria borealis - female Brunneria borealis - female
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Mantodea (Mantids)
Family Coptopterygidae
a single species in our area, 24 spp. in 2 genera total(1)