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Archimantis
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Archimantis latistyla
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Mantodea
Family: Mantidae
Tribe: Archimantini
Genus: Archimantis
Saussure, 1869
Species

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Synonyms

Rheomantis Giglio-Tos, 1917

Archimantis is a genus of praying mantis found in Australia. These species are ranging from 150 mm to 180mm, and can be quite aggressive when full adult.

Species

The Mantodea Species File lists:

  • Archimantis armata Wood-Mason, 1877
  • Archimantis brunneria Saussure, 1871
  • Archimantis gracilis Milledge, 1997
  • Archimantis latistyla (Serville, 1839)
  • Archimantis monstrosa Wood-Mason, 1878
  • Archimantis quinquelobata Tepper, 1905
  • Archimantis sobrina Saussure, 1872 - synonym Archimantis minor Giglio-Tos, 1917
  • Archimantis straminea Sjostedt, 1918
  • Archimantis vittata Milledge, 1997
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Archimantis monstrosa
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