Tenodera

Tenodera is a genus of mantis in the subfamily Mantinae of the family Mantidae which contains several species of praying mantises. The species in this genus can be found in North America, Asia, Africa, Australia.[1]

Tenodera
Tenodera sinensis 4 Luc Viatour.jpg
Adult male Tenodera sinensis
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Mantodea
Family: Mantidae
Tribe: Tenoderini
Genus: Tenodera
Burmeister, 1838
Type species
Mantis fasciata
(Olivier, 1792)
Species

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Synonyms
  • Epitenodera (Giglio-Tos, 1911)
  • Paratenodera (Giglio-Tos, 1912)

DescriptionEdit

Specifically, mantids in this genus can be identified by their mid and hind femora which contain an apical spine.

SpeciesEdit

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