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Chinese Mantis - Tenodera sinensis The Chinese mantis is a long, slender, brown and green praying mantis. It is typically longer than other praying mantises species reaching just over 11 cm and is the largest mantis species in North America. Its color can vary from overall green to brown with a green lateral stripe on the borders of the front wings.<br />
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Habitat: I spotted this mantis on my deck - it was trying to clean some debris off its leg.<br />
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Habitat: I spotted this mantis on my deck - it was trying to clean some debris off its leg.<br />
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Habitat: I spotted this mantis on my deck - it was trying to clean some debris off its leg.<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/71932/chinese_mantis_-_tenodera_sinensis.html<br />
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Chinese Mantis - Tenodera sinensis

The Chinese mantis is a long, slender, brown and green praying mantis. It is typically longer than other praying mantises species reaching just over 11 cm and is the largest mantis species in North America. Its color can vary from overall green to brown with a green lateral stripe on the borders of the front wings.

Habitat: I spotted this mantis on my deck - it was trying to clean some debris off its leg.

Chinese Mantis - Tenodera sinensis The Chinese mantis is a long, slender, brown and green praying mantis. It is typically longer than other praying mantises species reaching just over 11 cm and is the largest mantis species in North America. Its color can vary from overall green to brown with a green lateral stripe on the borders of the front wings.<br />
<br />
<br />
Habitat: I spotted this mantis on my deck - it was trying to clean some debris off its leg.<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/71932/chinese_mantis_-_tenodera_sinensis.html<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/71933/chinese_mantis_-_tenodera_sinensis.html Chinese Mantis,Chinese mantis,Fall,Geotagged,Tenodera sinensis,United States,mantis,praying mantis

Chinese Mantis - Tenodera sinensis The Chinese mantis is a long, slender, brown and green praying mantis. It is typically longer than other praying mantises species reaching just over 11 cm and is the largest mantis species in North America. Its color can vary from overall green to brown with a green lateral stripe on the borders of the front wings.<br />
<br />
Habitat: I spotted this mantis on my deck - it was trying to clean some debris off its leg.<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/71932/chinese_mantis_-_tenodera_sinensis.html<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/57263/chinese_mantis_-_tenodera_sinensis.html Chinese mantis,Fall,Geotagged,Tenodera sinensis,United States,mantis

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The Chinese mantis is a species of praying mantis native to China and other parts of Asia and islands of islands off of mainland Asia.

Similar species: Mantises
Species identified by Christine Young
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By Christine Young

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Uploaded Dec 31, 2018. Captured Sep 26, 2014 12:25 in 5 East St, New Milford, CT 06776, USA.
  • Canon EOS 60D
  • f/5.6
  • 1/64s
  • ISO400
  • 100mm