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Observation 141443: Mantis religiosa

When: 2013-07-27

Collection location: 85 Barney St., Larksville, Pennsylvania, USA [Click for map]

Who: Phil Yeager (gunchky)

No specimen available

Are the tan ones males? My wife saw a large green one the day before by my mothers doorway and my referrence shows females green and males tan. Today I saw another that was at least an inch longer than the one in this photo while I was cutting grass, but by the time I retreived my camera it dissapeared.

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