Mantids

European mantis
European mantis (Mantis religiosa). Mt. Cuba Center, Delaware.
Carolina mantis
Carolina mantis (Stagmomantis carolina). John Heinz National Wildlife Refuge, Philadelphia, PA.
Carolina mantis (Stagmomantis carolina)
Carolina mantis (Stagmomantis carolina). Gravid female. Swarthmore, PA.
Carolina mantis
Carolina mantis (Stagmomantis carolina). Gravid female. Swarthmore, PA.
Carolina mantis ootheca
Carolina mantis (Stagmomantis carolina) ootheca. John Heinz National Wildlife Refuge, Philadelphia, PA.
Carolina mantis
Carolina mantis (Stagmomantis carolina). Swarthmore, PA.
Carolina mantid)
Carolina mantid (Stagmomantis carolina). ChesLen Preserve, Coatesville, PA.
Narrow-winged mantid ootheca
Narrow-winged mantid (Tenodera angustipennis) ootheca. Binky Lee Preserve, Chester Springs, PA.
Narrow-winged mantid (Tenodera angustipennis) ootheca on on tree
Narrow-winged mantid (Tenodera angustipennis) ootheca. Binky Lee Preserve, Chester Springs, PA.
Narrow-winged mantid ootheca
Narrow-winged mantid (Tenodera angustipennis) ootheca. Binky Lee Preserve, Chester Springs, PA.
Narrow-winged mantis ootheca
Narrow-winged mantis ootheca (Tenodera angustipennis). Binky Lee Preserve, Chester Springs, PA.
Narrow-winged mantis ootheca
Ootheca of narrow-winged mantis (Tenodera angustipennis). Longwood Gardens, Kennett Square, PA.
Chinese mantid
Chinese mantis (Tenodera sinensis). Swarthmore, PA.
Chinese mantid
Chinese mantid (Tenodera chinensis) on blue vervain. Stoneleigh Gardens, Villanova, PA.
Chinese mantis
Newly hatched nymph of Chinese mantis (Tenodera sinensis). Crum Woods, Swarthmore, PA.
Chinese mantis
Chinese mantis (Tenodera sinensis). ChesLen Preserve, Coatesville, PA.
Chinese mantis
Chinese mantis next to monarch caterpillar. Swarthmore, PA.
Chinese mantis
Early-instar Chinese mantis (Tenodera sinensis). Swarthmore, PA.
Chinese mantis
Chinese mantis (Tenodera sinensis). Stoneleigh Garden, Villanova, PA.
Chinese mantis ootheca
Ootheca of Chinese mantis (Tenodera sinensis) covered with snow. John Heinz National Wildlife Refuge, Philadelphia, PA.
Chinese mantid ootheca
Chinese mantid (Tenodera sinensis) ootheca. Okehocking Preserve, Newtown Square, PA.
Chinese mantis oothecae
Chinese mantis (Tenodera sinensis) oothecae on oak branch. Hildacy Farm, PA.
Chinese mantis oothecae
Chinese mantis (Tenodera sinensis) oothecae in a tree. Hildacy Farm, PA.
Chinese mantis ootheca
Chinese mantis (Tenodera sinensis) ootheca on rose. Rushton Woods Preserve, Willistown, PA.
Chinese mantis ootheca
Chinese mantis (Tenodera sinensis) ootheca on Washington hawthorn (Crataegus phaenopyrum). Hildacy Preserve, Media, PA.
Chinese mantis
Chinese mantis (Tenodera sinensis) on blue vervain (Verbena hastata). Stoneleigh Garden, Villanova, PA.
Chinese mantis
Chinese mantis (Tenodera sinensis). Cheslen Preserve, Chester County, PA.
Tenodera sinensis (Chinese mantis)
Chinese mantis (Tenodera sinensis) eating a wasp. Hildacy Preserve, Media, PA.
Chinese mantis ootheca
Chinese mantis egg case on hawthorn tree. Hiladacy Preserve, Media, PA.