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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.

“I’m sorry, did you want a bite?&r…

“I’m sorry, did you want a bite?” Idolomantis diabolica (devil’s flower mantis) adult male. #idolomantisdiabolica #idolo #devilsflowermantis #mantis #prayingmantis #mantodea #invertebrates #alien #dragon #unusualpets #nature #wildlife #animals #invertebrate #insect #science #entomology #exotic #pets #photography #mantismonarch #tbt #throwback #flashback
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“Sup!” Stagmomantis carolina (Caro…

“Sup!” Stagmomantis carolina (Carolina mantis) adult gray female. #stagmomantiscarolina
#carolinamantis #carolina #prayingmantis #mantis #mantodea #insects #animals #wildlife #nature #entomology #alien #dragon #dinosaur #exoticpets #unusualpets #photography #MantisMonarch
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Phyllocrania paradoxa (ghost mantis) L2 female…

Phyllocrania paradoxa (ghost mantis) L2 female nymph. #phyllocraniaparadoxa #ghost#prayingmantis #mantodea insects #arthropod #animals #wildlife #nature #entomology #alien #exoticpets #unusualpets #photography #MantisMonarch

“Looking Pretty on a Monday” Sphod…

“Looking Pretty on a Monday” Sphodromantis gastrica (African mantis) are growing up quick. L7 showcased. The patterns on the raptors are to die for. #sphodromantisgastrica #sphodromantis #africanmantis #commongreenmantis #prayingmantis #mantodea insects #arthropod #animals #wildlife #nature #entomology #alien #exoticpets #unusualpets #photography #MantisMonarch #camo #pattern

“Back Bling” Stagmomantis carolina…

“Back Bling” Stagmomantis carolina (Carolina mantis) adult couple. #stagmomantiscarolina
#carolinamantis #carolina #prayingmantis #mantis #mantodea #insects #animals #wildlife #nature #entomology #alien #dragon #dinosaur #exoticpets #unusualpets #photography #MantisMonarch #mating #breeding

“He went thataway” Pseudocreobotra…

“He went thataway” Pseudocreobotra wahlbergii (spiny flower mantis) sub-adult female.
#pseudocreobotrawahlbergii #spinyflowermantis #number9mantis #targetmantis #prayingmantis #mantis #mantodea #insects #arthropod #animals #wildlife #nature #entomology #alien #dinosaur #exoticpets #unusualpets #nymph #photography #MantisMonarch

“Hey Can I Tell You A Secret?” Hym…

“Hey Can I Tell You A Secret?”
Hymenopus coronatus (orchid mantis) female nymph. #hymenopuscoronatus #orchidmantis #walkingflowermantis #orchid #prayingmantis #mantis #mantodea #entomology #nature #animals #arthropod #invertebrates #insects #exoticpet #pet #alien #photography #mantismonarch #flashback #throwback #tbt

“Same Same” Stagmomantis carolina (Carolina ma…

“Same Same” Stagmomantis carolina (Carolina mantis) adult females. Someone once asked me what is the difference between the gray and the green mantis, to which I replied, “the color.” #stagmomantiscarolina
#carolinamantis #carolina #prayingmantis #mantis #mantodea #insects #animals #wildlife #nature #entomology #alien #dragon #dinosaur #exoticpets #unusualpets #photography #MantisMonarch #moresamethandifferent #equality