Wonderful find and photos! I really enjoyed the post.
I've been bitten by the assassin bug bug. Yes, you read that correctly. No, I haven't been bitten literally, but I have been keeping several species: A. crassipes, M. picipes, M. purcis, and P. biguttatas. I'm also keeping Florida predatory...
Along with the mantids, I'm also selling P. regius (Regal Jumping Spider) slings for $3 each. Slings are 1/16–1/8" and are feeding well on D. melanogaster.
Quantity discounts are available...ask or make offer.
TOS: PayPal accepted and preferred. CONUS only. Shipped in styro-lined boxes. USPS...
Hi everyone, I have the following mantids for sale:
P. paradoxa (Ghost Mantis), L2 – ALL SPOKEN FOR. THANKS!
S. californica (California Mantis), L2/L3 –
S. carolina (Carolina Mantis), L2 –
* Extras with each mantis order
I also have P. regius (Regal Jumping Spider) slings for...
This spring, both of our original hives swarmed. We were able to capture two swarms, bringing us up to four hives. The bees have been testy(fluctuating weather, I think), so I've gotten my share of stings. How is everyone else doing with their bees?
In limited quantities, the following are available:
Creobroter pictipennis (Indian flower mantis), will ship at L2(soon)—$3 per
Parasphendale affinis (Budwing mantis), L3+—$3 each
Statillia nemoralis (Asian jumping mantis), L3—$2 apiece
Taumantis sigiana (Lime green mantis), L4+—$2 each
Tenodera sinensis (Chinese Mantis)
When asked to envision the stereotypical praying mantis, many Americans conjure up the image of Tenodera sinensis. Along with cousin, T. augustipennis, it's known also as the Chinese mantis. Impressive size coupled with commonness—at least in...
As a young kid, my sports enthusiast father "encouraged" me to play baseball and basketball.
In high school, I settled on tennis until the coach and I mutually decided to part ways. This was due to my oppositional behavior at the time—not something I'm proud of. Recently, I've started playing...