Category: mantis

“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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Pseudocreobotra wahlbergii (spiny flower mantis) adult female Nona is letting the entire mantis room know that she is ready to go 😉😉.
#pseudocreobotrawahlbergii #spinyflowermantis #prayingmantis #mantodea #mantis #nature #wildlife #animals #insects #bugs #science #entomology #exotic #pets #aliens #photography #mantismonarch #nona #pheromones #matue #adorable
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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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“Can you spot her ooth?” Stagmomantis carolina (Carolina mantis) adult female lays ootheca in her new foliage. #stagmomantiscarolina #carolinamantis #carolina #prayingmantis #mantis #mantodea #insects #invert #animals #wildlife #nature #entomology #alien #smol #unusualpets #photography #MantisMonarch #plants #artificialflowers #ootheca

there it is 😀

Phyllocrania paradoxa (ghost mantis) adult female in red morph, Scarlette, having her portrait done.

Phyllocrania paradoxa (ghost mantis) adult female in gold morph getting her portrait taken.

“Spooked” Sphodromantis gastrica (African Mantis) adult female got scared after I told her it was Friday the 13th.