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Tag Archives: Mantis
How can I raise praying mantids inside during winter?
Written by Joe Ballenger I found a praying mantis egg sac on the small trellis of a potted plant I brought inside for the winter. The plant has started growing on the trellis again, so I can’t remove it. If … Continue reading
Posted in Behavior, Uncategorized Tagged cannibalism, Insect Rearing, Mantis 1 Comment
The Daily Catch: Patience and Spring Traps
Written by Nancy Miorelli The other day I received an email from a former student about the persistence and strength demonstrated by praying mantises. Yes, she did say birds. It is pretty amazing when you think about how mantises can capture … Continue reading
Posted in Behavior, Ecology, Physiology Tagged ambush predator, biomechanics, camouflage, hunting, Mantis, March Mantid Madness, Predator Leave a comment
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