Mallee Grass Mantis
Adult Female, throat
Ellura
Dryland Mantis
S1, Male: profile
 
                      
Dryland Mantis (Coenomantis kraussiana)Class: Animals (Animalia) - Jointed Legs (Arthropoda) - Insects (Insecta)
Order: Mantises (Mantodea)
Family: Praying Mantis (Mantidae)     iNaturalist Observation
Species: Dryland Mantis (Coenomantis kraussiana)
This Photo:     🔍S2, Male: dorsal🔎

General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee, SA) and elsewhere
~52-55mm.
Found 2 males in Dec & Jan.

Copyright © 2022 Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 02-Jan-2022
This species is an Australian Native Species, not listed in the SA Murray Mallee Survey of 2010.