• Rohit Pansare

Project 365: Day 39, Close Encounters of the Third Kind!


Close Encounters of the Third Kind: A Praying Mantis(probably a Schizocephala bicornis)


First I must thank my friend Swapnil for spotting this amazing insect. Initially we were fooled by it to believe that it was a stick insect, but soon after getting closer we realised it was a grass mantis, most probably a Schizocephala bicornis. Still awaiting expert opinion on this.

Please do comment if you know something about this particular insect. Looking forward to your inputs!

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