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Mismolted Female Hierodula Majuscula


Machinar94
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This is my female, Martina, who mismolted.

She has a bent leg, a bend in her thorax, and I had to amputate her right arm due to the mismolt which was hindering her walking.

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Hierodula Majuscula

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My experience is that mismolts are the most amazing mantis. One of my favorite was a fusca grl who mismolted so bad that I had to hand feed her and give her water daily. She was so curious about everything and ended up being my husbands favorite. She died a month or so ago. I loved her...

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I think so too idologrl, all the time I have spent bonding with her (cleaning, feeding and helping her) has shown me a completely different, innocent side of the mantis and brings out so much personality in her. I feel a connection with her as she would not be alive without me and I would not be happy without her. Sorry for your loss, I really understand what it must be like to lose that special one that you care so much for.

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