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Species Pseudovates arizonae - Arizona Unicorn Mantis

Young Rhinoceros mantis - Pseudovates arizonae Pseudovates arizonae mantis, green leaf body, browns otherwise - Pseudovates arizonae Arizona Unicorn Mantis - Pseudovates arizonae Arizona Unicorn Mantis Nymph? - Pseudovates arizonae Arizona Unicorn Mantis Nymph? - Pseudovates arizonae Pseudovates arizonae Pseudovates arizonae
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Mantodea (Mantids)
Family Mantidae
Subfamily Vatinae
Genus Pseudovates
Species arizonae (Arizona Unicorn Mantis)
Size
64-77 mm
Range
In United States: south-central to southeastern Arizona.
See Also
Mexican Unicorn Mantis, Phyllovates chlorophaea, though ranges apparently do not overlap in United States
Print References
Helfer, p. 26, fig. 36 (1)
Works Cited
1.How to Know the Grasshoppers, Cockroaches, and Their Allies
Jacques R. Helfer. 1962. Wm. C. Brown Company.