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Nymph of Praying Mantis Nymph of Praying Mantis, probably sub-adult.<br />
The underside of the claws/front legs has blue and yellow markings. Geotagged,Giant African mantis,Mozambique,Ponta do Ouro,Praying Mantis,Sphodromantis viridis,Summer Click/tap to enlarge PromotedCountry intro

Nymph of Praying Mantis

Nymph of Praying Mantis, probably sub-adult.
The underside of the claws/front legs has blue and yellow markings.

    comments (5)

  1. Mozambique, we have almost no photos from there. Thanks, Albert! Posted 5 years ago
    1. There were 2 from Mozambique before I started, and now there are more.
      Will post the underwater Spottings from Mozambique later :D
      Posted 5 years ago, modified 5 years ago
      1. You're a giant contributor, thanks so much! Posted 5 years ago
        1. Thanks and you are welcome.
          Still a lot more to post!
          Posted 5 years ago
          1. Bring it on :) Posted 5 years ago

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''Sphodromantis viridis'' is a species of praying mantis that is kept worldwide as a pet. Its common names include African mantis, giant African mantis, and bush mantis.

Similar species: Mantises
Species identified by Albert Kang
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By Albert Kang

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Uploaded Sep 24, 2016. Captured Mar 16, 2014 12:58 in Lighthouse Rd, Ponta do Ouro, Mozambique.
  • NIKON D5200
  • f/22.0
  • 1/200s
  • ISO400
  • 55mm