Chinese Praying Mantis

When I started looking for a praying mantis for sale, I learned one of the best mantises for first time caretakers is the Chinese Mantis. A cool fact about this praying mantis is that there are actually two types of kung-fu named after its movements. ┬áThe Chinese Mantis was imported into the United States in the 1890s as a form of natural pest control. If you live in the United States this means there’s no need to worry about it overtaking native species since it’s already prevalent in North America!

Praying Mantis For Sale
Chinese Praying Mantis

When you buy a praying mantis, the first thing you need to decide is whether you want to buy praying mantis eggs or an adult praying mantis. The praying mantis life cycle is roughly a year for the Chinese Mantis. The adult female praying mantis in the image above is likely a few months to a year old, judging by its size.



List Price: $10.74 USD
New From: $10.74 USD In Stock
Used from: Out of Stock

Be sure to check back often as I’ll be posting a bunch of pictures of my ootheca as I wait for baby praying mantis nymphs to develop. All of my current praying mantis eggs are from Chinese Praying Mantises. Check out my other post for some cool praying mantis facts!

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