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Family Liturgusidae

Pale Gray Mantis - Gonatista grisea Gonatista grisea Gonatista grisea ? - Gonatista grisea - male Homosassa FL bug - Gonatista grisea - female De-cloaked - Gonatista grisea - female Mantid-like Bug??? - Gonatista grisea - female Unknown Mantis - Gonatista grisea - male Liturgusa maya - female
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Mantodea (Mantids)
Family Liturgusidae
Numbers
2 spp. in the US, one native in the southeast and 1 introduced in Florida
Habitat
Typically bark-inhabiting species
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