Category: prayingmantis

“Give Her A Boop” Sphodromantis ga…

“Give Her A Boop” Sphodromantis gastrica (African mantis) adult female in dark morph. She has a sweeter disposition than the others.
#sphrodromatisgastrica #sphrodromantis #africanmantis #prayingmantis #mantodea #mantis #nature #wildlife #animals #insect #science #entomology #exotic #pets #aliens #photography #mantismonarch #boopable
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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
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“Does this mantis make me look fat?&rdqu…

“Does this mantis make me look fat?” Pseudocreobotra wahlbergii (spiny flower mantis) adults mating. Female seems worried about her looks while the male is worried about his head.
#pseudocreobotrawahlbergii #spinyflowermantis #prayingmantis #mantodea #mantis #nature #wildlife #animals #insect #science #entomology #photography #exotic #aliens #mantismonarch #breeding #mating #flashback #throwback
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“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
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“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
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“😛” 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
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“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
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“She’s a Shy Eater” Sphodrom…

“She’s a Shy Eater” Sphodromantis gastrica (African mantis) adult female looks like she’s settling into a light morph.
#sphrodromatisgastrica #sphrodromantis #africanmantis #prayingmantis #mantodea #mantis #nature #wildlife #animals #insect #science #entomology #exotic #pets #photography #mantismonarch
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“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
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“NomNom” Pseudocreobotra wahlbergi…

“NomNom” Pseudocreobotra wahlbergii (spiny flower mantis) adult chowing down.
#pseudocreobotrawahlbergii #spinyflowermantis #prayingmantis #mantodea #mantis #nature #wildlife #animals #insect #science #entomology #photography #exotic #mantismonarch #nomnom
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