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What made this? - Mantis religiosa

What made this? - Mantis religiosa
osoyoos, okanagan, British Columbia, Canada
June 27, 2020
Size: about 25 mm long
Found on the underside of a rock that was part of a large scree slope. Was very slightly spongy to the touch, but overall very stiff and hard. Any ideas on what might have made it?

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What made this? - Mantis religiosa What made this? - Mantis religiosa What made this? - Mantis religiosa

Moved
Moved from Mantids.

Looks like...
...a mantid ootheca:



(Not necessarily the illustrated species.)