Category: alien

“Hewwo” Hymenopus coronatus (Orchid mantis) L4 Nymph looks up at me curiously. #hierodulavenosa #hierodula #redarmedmantis #hierodulagolden #mantodea #mantis #prayingmantis #insects #insekten #insectos #insekten #arthropoda #invert #wildlife #nature #animals #science #entomology #biology #alien #exotic #pets #photography #mantismonarch
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Hierodula venosa (red armed mantis) L6 nymphs will get an enclosure upgrade this week. #hierodulavenosa #hierodula #redarmedmantis #hierodulagolden #mantodea #mantis #prayingmantis #gottesanbeterin #mantiden #mante #insects #insekten #insectos #insekten #arthropoda #invert #wildlife #nature #animals #science #entomology #biology #alien #exotic #pets #photography #mantismonarch #theygrowupsofast
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“Not so common, common green mantis” Sphodromantis gastrica (African mantis) adult female in green morph. #sphrodromantisgastrica #sphrodromantis #africanmantis #mantodea #mantis #prayingmantis #insects #bugs #critters #arthropoda #invertebrate #wildlife #nature #animals #science #entomology #biology #alien #exotic #pets #photography #mantismonarch
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“Crème de la crème” Idolomantis diabolica (devil’s flower mantis) L5 nymph. They are growing up so quick. I’m hoping I have both genders in this small batch.
#idolomantisdiabolica #idolo #devilsflowermantis #mantodea #mantis #prayingmantis #gottesanbeterin #mantiden #mante #insects #insekten #insectos #insekten #arthropoda #invert #wildlife #nature #animals #science #entomology #biology #alien #exotic #africa #pets #photography #mantismonarch
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“Margot Robbie” Stagmomantis carolina (Carolina mantis) adult female named after, yes you guessed it, the actress. I escorted her home since the cold front came in so suddenly. #stagmomantiscarolina #carolina #carolinamantis #prayingmantis #mantis #mantodea #insects #invert #animals #wildlife #nature #entomology #alien #smol #unusualpets #photography #MantisMonarch #fall #seasonal #margotrobbie
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“Say ahh” Sphodromantis gastrica (African mantis) adult female opens wide for the mantis doctor. #sphrodromantisgastrica #sphrodromantis #africanmantis #mantodea #mantis #prayingmantis #insects #arthropoda #invertebrate #wildlife #nature #animals #science #entomology #biology #alien #exotic #pets #photography #mantismonarch #doctor
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“Morta” Pseudocreobotra wahlbergii (spiny flower mantis) sub-adult male nymph. He has two lovely ladies for him, as long as he doesn’t molt too soon.
#pseudocreobotrawahlbergii #spinyflowermantis #mantodea #mantis #prayingmantis #gottesanbeterin #mantiden #mante #insects #insekten #insectos #insekten #arthropoda #invert #wildlife #nature #animals #science #entomology #biology #alien #exotic #pets #photography #mantismonarch #morta #Atropos #fates #mythology
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“Never forget arm day” Idolomantis diabolica (devil’s flower mantis) L4 nymph looking so ripped.
Sidenote: Seems I had my camera resolution set way low; photos should be much clearer now. #idolomantisdiabolica #idolo #devilsflowermantis #mantodea #mantis #prayingmantis #gottesanbeterin #mantiden #mante #insects #insekten #insectos #insekten #arthropoda #invert #wildlife #nature #animals #science #entomology #biology #alien #exotic #pets #photography #mantismonarch
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“Green as the day he was born” Hierodula venosa (red armed mantis) L4 nymph. #hierodulavenosa #hierodula #redarmedmantis #hierodulagolden #mantodea #mantis #prayingmantis #gottesanbeterin #mantiden #mante #insects #insekten #insectos #insekten #arthropoda #invert #wildlife #nature #animals #science #entomology #biology #alien #exotic #pets #photography #mantismonarch
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Phyllocrania paradoxa (ghost mantis) pre-sub female nymph in sunset orange. #phyllocraniaparadoxa #deadleafmantis #ghostmantis #ghost #prayingmantis #mantodea #mantis #entomology #nature #insect #animals #wildlife #alien #MantisMonarch
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