kids encyclopedia robot

Statilia facts for kids

Kids Encyclopedia Facts
Quick facts for kids
Statilia maculata DSCN0231.JPG
Statilia maculata mating pair
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Mantodea
Family: Mantidae
Tribe: Mantini
Genus: Statilia
Stål, 1877

See text

Statilia is a genus of praying mantis that resembles dead or living grass. Statilia species live in Australia, Africa, Asia and islands.


The Mantodea Species File lists:

  • Statilia agresta Zheng, 1987
  • Statilia apicalis Saussure, 1871
  • Statilia chayuensis Zhang, 1983
  • Statilia flavobrunnea Zhang, 1984
  • Statilia maculata Thunberg, 1784
    • S. maculata maculata Thungberg, 1784
    • S. maculata continentalis Werner, 1935
  • Statilia major Werner, 1922
  • Statilia nemoralis Saussure 1870 - type species
  • Statilia occibivittata Yang 1997
  • Statilia ocellata Uvarov, 1922
  • Statilia pallida Werner, 1922
  • Statilia spanis Wang, 1993
  • Statilia viridibrunnea Zhang, 1984

See also

Kids robot.svg In Spanish: Statilia para niños

kids search engine
Statilia Facts for Kids. Kiddle Encyclopedia.