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   Deroplatys lobata


Dead Leaf Mantis (Deroplatys lobata)

Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Sub-Phylum: Tracheata
Class: Insecta
Sub-Class: Pterygota
Super-Order: Dictyoptera
Order: Mantodea
Family: Mantidae
Sub-Family: Deroplatyinae
Genus: Deroplatys
Species: lobata
Year: 1838
Distribution: Peninsula, Java, Borneo, Thailand, Malay.

Diet: Babies eat flightless fruit flies, pinhead crickets, and other small insects. Adults eat crickets, moths, flies, flour worms, and other large insects.

Female nymph, two molts away from becoming an adult.

Adult female.



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