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Order Mantodea - Mantids


The information below is based on images submitted and identified by contributors. Range and date information may be incomplete, overinclusive, or just plain wrong.

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JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Alabama  14451010265 3
Arizona642026235443531218097
Arkansas 11  258261021
British Columbia     454    
California4781126446914314086318
Colorado  1 3 421128  
Connecticut       392  
Delaware   25 4161183 
District of Columbia      1 11  
Florida101728264171214151455216
Georgia  15510172243366 
Idaho     16108 3 
Illinois  11 571956111 
Indiana    175111782 
Iowa     171102  
Kansas2 1  1222041 
Kentucky    11412312 
Louisiana   2 271712821
Maine     1420111  
Maryland 52 4191341692021
Massachusetts   3  161636142 
Michigan 3    16312  
Minnesota    1   3   
Mississippi   1   1011 4
Missouri  2 462122692 
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Montana 8      2   
Nebraska     248175  
Nevada  24  427 3 
New Hampshire      1772  
New Jersey 12 221317342211
New Mexico1  423112250141 
New York 21 461625421631
North Carolina 12 510143636186 
Ohio 1  1 530171722
Oklahoma 22   4214471 
Ontario   3  220204  
Oregon 1 13121215362
Pennsylvania4341071919395727183
Quebec       5411 
Rhode Island  1  1251132 
South Carolina12 2117912452
South Dakota       11   
Tennessee     9421153 1
Texas4642622205299103836115
Utah    6461010331
Vermont       11   
Virginia  147732483911131
Washington 12  2277412 
West Virginia     1  61  
Wisconsin      32118  
Wyoming      1 3