Praying Mantis

Accession number 2013.1.665

Material Information

Title:
Praying Mantis
Physical Description:
Artifact
Donor:
Palumbo, Luke ( donor )

Subjects

Genre:
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Notes

General Note:
Order: Mantodea Life span: 12 months Environment: North America, South America, Africa, Australia, Southern Eurasia. Diet: The praying mantis is a carnivore, their diet consists of moths, crickets, grasshoppers, flies, and other insects. Reproduction: Many praying mantises engage in sexual cannibalism during reproduction, as an adult female will sometimes bite off the male's head during or after mating. Tim Laman, National Geographic, http://animals.nationalgeographic.com/animals/bugs/praying-mantis/

Record Information

Source Institution:
University of Florida
Holding Location:
University of Florida
Rights Management:
All rights reserved by the source institution.
Resource Identifier:
accession number - 2013.1.665
System ID:
AA00016809:00001