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Mantodea (Mantids) is an order of insects. There are 2514 species of Mantids, in 447 genera and 24 families. This order has been around since the tithonian age. It includes groups like Acontistidae, Praying Mantises, and Angelidae.

EOL has data for 13 attributes, including:

Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of mantids. View this species on GBIF
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Mantid Habitats

The environments in which many mantids species are known to live. Select an environment to see its mantids species checklist.