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Family Mantidae

Highly Agressive and skittish Brown Praying mantis - Stagmomantis limbata - female Carolina Mantis - Stagmomantis carolina - female Hatching Mantids - Stagmomantis carolina Mantis ID - Stagmomantis carolina Praying Mantis of some kind - Stagmomantis carolina - female Manits - Stagmomantis carolina - male Which Praying Mantis?? - Stagmomantis limbata - female Young Praying Mantis - Stagmomantis carolina

Some type of Praying Mantis? - Pseudovates arizonae Pseudovates arizonae Strange beauty - Pseudovates arizonae mantis, green leaf body, browns otherwise - Pseudovates arizonae Gall? - Pseudovates arizonae Arizona Unicorn Mantis - Pseudovates arizonae Texas Unicorn Mantis nymph? - Phyllovates chlorophaea Texas Unicorn Praying Mantis - Phyllovates chlorophaea

Grasshopper Mantid - Yersiniops solitarius Little mantis in grass - Litaneutria minor Praying Mantis with strange eyes - Litaneutria minor - male mantid 2 - Litaneutria minor mantid - Litaneutria ocularis - female Ground Mantid - Litaneutria skinneri Mating mantises  - Yersiniops solitarius - male - female ground mantid - Litaneutria minor

Chinese Mantis - Tenodera sinensis California Mantis? - Mantis religiosa unidentified Mantis - Mantis religiosa - male European Mantis? - Mantis religiosa - female Praying Mantis  - Tenodera sinensis - male Unknown - Tenodera sinensis - female Mantid.Chinese? sex? - Tenodera sinensis Mantis and mate - Mantis religiosa - male - female