Category: alien

Gonatista grisea (Florida bark mantis) sub adu…

Gonatista grisea (Florida bark mantis) sub adult. #gonatistagrisea #flordiabarkmantis #prayingmantis #mantodea #mantis #nature #insect #animals #wildlife #alien #MantisMonarch #throwback #flashback
https://www.instagram.com/p/Bv9utQdnicO/?utm_source=ig_tumblr_share&igshid=1y0z2djwgct1w

“Love is in the air” Phyllocrania …

“Love is in the air” Phyllocrania paradoxa (ghost mantid) adult coupling. I was able to get two pair bred over the weekend.
#phyllocraniaparadoxa #ghost #prayingmantis #mantodea #mantis #nature #wildlife #animals #insect #science #entomology #photography #exotic #pet #alien #mantismonarch #breeding #mating
https://www.instagram.com/p/BvKY9scnr5m/?utm_source=ig_tumblr_share&igshid=141f8jtd8s7ix

“Reach For Your Dreams” Phyllocran…

“Reach For Your Dreams” Phyllocrania paradoxa (ghost mantis) golden male nymph. #phyllocraniaparadoxa #ghost #prayingmantis #mantodea #mantis #nature #wildlife #animals #insect #science #entomology #photography #exotic #pet #alien #mantismonarch
https://www.instagram.com/p/Bu1-Fycn1Es/?utm_source=ig_tumblr_share&igshid=1xii2zzk2e9wb

“😛” Stagmomantis limbata (bordere…

“😛” Stagmomantis limbata (bordered mantis) adult female sticks out her tongue. #stagmomantislimbata #stagmomantis #borderedmantis #prayingmantis #mantodea #science #entomology #nature #wildlife #animals #insects #pet #alien #photography #mantismonarch #bluelips
https://www.instagram.com/p/Bujxt4cHuNi/?utm_source=ig_tumblr_share&igshid=21bfy8djdkv6

“Felt cute, might delete” Gongylus…

“Felt cute, might delete” Gongylus gongylodes (wandering violin mantis) sub-adult female. #gongylusgongylodes #violinmantis #indianrosemantis #prayingmantis #mantis #mantodea #science #nature #animals #insects #wildlife #exotic #pet #alien #photography #mantismonarch #beautyshot
https://www.instagram.com/p/BuRZ1B4n_JD/?utm_source=ig_tumblr_share&igshid=1rdihslv3x5rn

“Can’t tell me nothing” Phyl…

“Can’t tell me nothing” Phyllocrania paradoxa (ghost mantis) green female nymph. #phyllocraniaparadoxa #ghost #prayingmantis #mantodea #mantis #nature #wildlife #animals #insect #science #entomology #photography #exotic #pet #alien #mantismonarch #lean
https://www.instagram.com/p/BttaEm2HQWh/?utm_source=ig_tumblr_share&igshid=4l0joiz4tp72

“The One That Started It All” Para…

“The One That Started It All” Parasphendale agrionina (budwing mantis) adult female. This is the photo that really jump started my interest in mantis photography. #paraspendaleageionina #paraspendale #budwingmantis #prayingmantis #mantodea #mantis #nature #wildlife #animals #insect #science #entomology #photography #exotic #pet #alien #mantismonarch #threatdisplay #flashback
https://www.instagram.com/p/BtJLT14AWkY/?utm_source=ig_tumblr_share&igshid=s5lmk8xy5eav

“Safe Space” Stagmomantis carolina…

“Safe Space” Stagmomantis carolina (Carolina mantis) adult gray female accepts mealworm. Such a good girl. #stagmomantiscarolina
#carolinamantis #carolina #prayingmantis #mantodea #mantis #nature #wildlife #animals #invertebrate #insect #science #entomology #alien #pets #photography #blackandwhite #mantismonarch
https://www.instagram.com/p/BpfILZLAFJB/?utm_source=ig_tumblr_share&igshid=1e5je9rah709n

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“This is her serious face” Stagmomantis carolina (Carolina mantis) portrait of an adult gray.

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“Missing You” Hierodula patellifera (Asian green mantis) adult female. Oh how I miss my Indira.