|[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note|
|Is this actually a Mantis religiosa?|
Thanks for your suggestions...
Photographed in the campus of the University of Gaziantep.
A TC-20EII teleconverte was used.
|You must be logged in to start a discussion.|
- [2008-11-18 8:08]
Excellent macro work.Light and details are very good.
Woook, Haluk, I love your wonderful Mantis.
I have never seen such a kind, brown, grey, an interesting colour. Very good shot, thanks, I like it
Sabine - wishnugaruda
What a strange color! Amazing.
I asked myself just the same question as you when I looked at it.
I'm not a specialist in mantis. I think I read long ago that the black and white marking inside the arms is a key for identification. If you have shots of it where it shows maybe you can post it in a workshop to help beter specialists.
I see several differences in morph. Therefore I think it is not Mantis religiosa.
I see 2 linear lines on the forarm of:
I see one dotted line on the forarm of yours.