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10/24/2001, 01:43 PM
Thought I would share a picture of my mantis.
I dont know what kind he is. I am going to try to take some body pictures but this was the pose he gave me :)
Maybe you guys can identify him
10/24/2001, 02:25 PM
This is a fairly rare species, Gonodactylaceus ternatensis. I have collected them in Thailand and Australia and have seen a few come in from Bali. This individual is a male. If it had orange/yellow antennal scales, it would be a female.
10/24/2001, 02:45 PM
What a beauty. Can you attach some more pictures JEMicahel?
How long have you had your mantis?
10/24/2001, 03:17 PM
Here are some others. The camera is charging, I will try to get some more up in a coulple days
Here is his home, just switched from walmart gravel to southdown sand:
Here he is again, and again, and again:
10/24/2001, 04:32 PM
As another CO resident (Boulder, actually) I'm curious as to where you got the mantis. I'm still searching for some leads on getting them.
11/04/2001, 04:12 AM
Email me, I am attempting to get another one having it shipped t me. Maybe if you want to go half and half with me on shipping we can order 2.
Email me if interested.
11/04/2001, 10:34 AM
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