Category: mantodea

“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
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“But Can You Do This?” Gonatista grisea (Florida bark mantis) adult male.

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

“Édith” Sphodromantis gastrica (Af…

“Édith” Sphodromantis gastrica (African mantis) female. She eat-ith the bugs. 🐛
#sphrodromatisgastrica #sphrodromantis #commongreenmantis #africanmantis #prayingmantis #mantodea #mantis #nature #wildlife #animals #invertebrate #insect #science #entomology #exotic #pets #photography #mantismonarch #edithpiaf
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“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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“Posted on the Wall” Sphodromantis…

“Posted on the Wall”
Sphodromantis gastrica (African mantis) female.
#sphrodromatisgastrica #sphrodromantis #commongreenmantis #africanmantis #prayingmantis #mantodea #mantis #nature #wildlife #animals #invertebrate #insect #science #entomology #exotic #pets #photography #mantismonarch #flippedforyourviewingpleasure
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Phyllocrania paradoxa (ghost mantis) L3 male n…

Phyllocrania paradoxa (ghost mantis) L3 male nymph. Some are available for sale. Get them before they dissappear. As always, thank you for your continued support. #phyllocraniaparadoxa #ghost #prayingmantis #mantodea #mantis #nature #wildlife #animals #invertebrate #insect #science #entomology #photography #tiny #unique #exotic #pet #mantismonarch #cryptic #galaxyeyes
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“Caught You Purple Handed” Pseudoc…

“Caught You Purple Handed” Pseudocreobotra wahlbergii (spiny flower mantis) nymph.
#pseudocreobotrawahlbergii #spinyflowermantis #number9mantis #targetmantis#prayingmantis #mantodea #mantis #nature #wildlife #animals #invertebrate #insect #science #entomology #photography #tiny #unique #exotic #pet #mantismonarch
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“Cute, Cuter, Cutest” Sphodromanti…

“Cute, Cuter, Cutest” Sphodromantis gastrica (African mantis) L6 females in three different shades.
#sphrodromatisgastrica #sphrodromantis #commongreenmantis #africanmantis #prayingmantis #mantodea #mantis #nature #wildlife #animals #invertebrate #insect #science #entomology #photography #mantismonarch
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Deroplatys lobata (dead leaf mantis) adult fem…

Deroplatys lobata (dead leaf mantis) adult female. #deroplatyslobata #deadleafmantis #prayingmantis #mantodea #mantis #nature #wildlife #animals #invertebrate #insect #science #entomology #photography #mantismonarch #flashback #throwback
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