Hymenopus coronatus. The Orchid Mantis is an...
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Image #cld10091447
SpeciesHymenopus coronatus
LocalitySarawak, Malaysia
DescriptionThe Orchid Mantis is an ambush predator. Utilizing its superb camouflage it waits for unsuspecting insect prey to come withing striking distance. Pictured here is a juvenile specimen. 
Keywordsborneo | camouflage | dictyoptera | fauna | flower | hymenopodidae | insect | kubah | mantid | mantis | mimicry | orchid | praying

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