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   Hierodula patellifera


Mantis (Hierodula patellifera) Family-Mantidae.

Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Sub-Phylum: Tracheata
Class: Insecta
Sub-Class: Pterygota
Super-Order: Dictyoptera
Order: Mantodea
Sub-Order: -
Family: Mantidae
Sub-Family: Mantidae
Tribe: Paramantini
Genus: Hierodula
Species: patellifera
Year: 1839
Distribution: Philippines, S-China, Hawaii, Taiwan, India, Vietnam, Japan, Jave, Korea, New Guinea, W-Sumba.

This is the only nymph i got, looking for some more!

Diet: Drosophila, houseflies, crickets, flour worms. The feed must be very diversified. To the newly hatched larvae must be promptly offered Drosophila flies.

L5 nymph.

L6 nymph.


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