Category: unusualpets

“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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“You aren’t scaring anyone” Idolomantis diabolica (devil’s flower mantis) L2 nymph trying to scare me off. I had not realized they do this from such a young age. Who knew they were proficient at praying mantis kung fu? 😅 #idolomantisdiabolica #idolo #devilsflowermantis #mantis #invertebrates #prayingmantis #mantodea #mantis #nature #wildlife #animals #insect #bugs #science #entomology #exotic #pets #unusualpets #aliens #funny #adorable #photography #mantismonarch #threatdisplay #kungfu
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“And then…” Stagmomantis carolina (Carolina mantis) pre-sub female. And then, the universe brings you the matching mate. She happily took four flies. #stagmomantiscarolina
#carolinamantis #carolina #prayingmantis #mantis #mantodea #insects #invert #animals #wildlife #nature #entomology #alien #exoticpets #unusualpets #photography #MantisMonarch
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“Good Day” Stagmomantis carolina (Carolina mantis) pre-sub male. You know it’s a good day when your best friend brings you a mantis. #stagmomantiscarolina
#carolinamantis #carolina #prayingmantis #mantis #mantodea #insects #invert #animals #wildlife #nature #entomology #alien #exoticpets #unusualpets #photography #MantisMonarch #bff
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“You don’t need to go to Area 51 to find aliens” Idolomantis diabolica (devil’s flower mantis) L2 nymph looking incredibly cute. #idolomantisdiabolica #idolo #devilsflowermantis #mantis #invertebrates #prayingmantis #mantodea #mantis #nature #wildlife #animals #insect #bugs #science #entomology #exotic #pets #unusualpets #aliens #photography #mantismonarch #ibelieve #aliens #area51
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“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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“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 (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 nymph. #phyllocraniaparadoxa #ghost#prayingmantis #mantodea insects #arthropod #animals #wildlife #nature #entomology #alien #exoticpets #unusualpets #photography #MantisMonarch

“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