Category: Entomological Illustrations

Capturing the Cunning Ghost Mantis

Many people are aware of the praying mantis—the leaf-like hunter of the insect kingdom. Careful and cunning, these creatures use deception and wit in order to survive. One of the most fascinating types of praying mantises is that found in Sierra Leone—the ghost mantis (Phyllocrania paradoxa). Blending in Ranging from dark brown to a light… Read more »