Praying Mantis for sale
We have had many years breeding Praying Mantids, which you will be happy to know, we are starting up again. This section is full of information on these strange, but beautiful creatures.
Available to Order African Lined Mantis Sphodromantis lineola
The African Praying Mantis is medium sized and typical mantis appearance. They range in shades of browns and greens depending on the species and humidity levels.
Available to Order Banded Flower Mantis Theopropus elegans
The Banded Flower Mantis is a small species, females reach 5cm and males only 2cm. Experience is recommended for this species due to their specific requirements.
Available to Order Chinese Praying Mantis Tenodera aridifolia sinensis
The Chinese Praying Mantis is a large common mantis originating from China but lives in the USA.
Available to Order Cryptic Praying Mantis Sibylla pretiosa
The Cryptic Praying Mantis is a small communal species that reaches an adult length of 4-6cm, females tend to be larger than males. They have a long thin thorax and distinctive projections from the head, prothorax and femurs.
Available to Order Giant Indian Praying Mantis Hierodula grandis
The Giant Indian Praying Mantis is a typical looking giant praying mantis.
Available to Order Griffin Mantis Polyspilota griffini
Polyspilota griffinii, common name Griffin Mantis, is a species of praying mantis native to Cameroon. Sadly there isn't much more information available on this species.
Currently Unvailable African Giant Stick Praying Mantis Heterochaeta orientalis
The African Giant Stick Praying Mantis is truly a giant Mantis species, adults reach an impressive size of 10-12cm. They look like sticks and will mimic twigs when disturbed by holding out their forearms.
Currently Unvailable Asian Flower Mantis Creobroter pictipennis
The Asian flower mantis; Creobroter pictipennis is a species of mantid very similar to the jeweled flower mantis; Creobroter gemmatus. With only the patterning on the wings being different.
Currently Unvailable Blue Flash Mantis Sphodromantis sp. Congo
A typical looking praying mantis that reaches adult sizes of around 6-8cm. It has green eyes and striking flashes of blue on it's front legs. A very nice species to keep!
Currently Unvailable Bud Wing Praying Mantis Parasphendale affinis
The Bud Wing Praying Mantis is a medium praying mantis from kenya with small bud wings.
Currently Unvailable Congo Green Praying Mantis Sphodromantis aurea
The Congo Green Praying Mantis is a stunning vivid green and has a typical praying mantis look.
Currently Unvailable Dead Leaf Praying Mantis Deroplatys desiccata
Dead Leaf Praying Mantids mimic decaying, crumpled leaves in Malaysia hence how they get their name.
Currently Unvailable Devils Flower Praying Mantis Idolomantis diabolica
Idolomantis diabolica is more commonly known as the Devil's Flower Mantis or Giant Devil's Flower Mantis and is one of the biggest species of praying mantis out there. They are certainly the largest that imitate flowers.
Currently Unvailable Egyptian Praying Mantis Miomantis paykullii
The Egyptian Praying Mantis is a small, slender species of praying mantis from Egypt. They range in colour from straw to green.
Currently Unvailable Ghost Praying Mantis Phyllocrania paradoxa
The Ghost Praying Mantis is a madagascan praying mantis with leaf like projections on the legs and head.
Currently Unvailable Giant African Mantis Sphodromantis viridis
This species of mantis is native to West Africa. It has become increasingly popular among invertebrate keepers, due to its size and bright green colouration.
Currently Unvailable Giant Asian Praying Mantis Hierodula membranacea
The Giant Asian Praying Mantis is a large typical looking praying mantis from Asia.
Currently Unvailable Giant Malaysian Praying Mantis Hierodula trimaculata
Giant Malaysian Praying Mantis, this vigorous eater is large and typical praying mantis apperance.
Currently Unvailable Giant Malaysian Shield Praying Mantis Rhombodera basalis
The Giant Malaysian Shield Praying Mantis is a large praying mantis with a shield, they originate from Malaysia.
Currently Unvailable Giant Rainforest Praying Mantis Hierodula majuscula
The Giant Rainforest Praying Mantis is Australia's largest praying mantis reaching an adult size of around 7cm. They are bright green with rusty red inner front arms and purple on the underside of the prothorax.
Currently Unvailable Indian Flower Praying Mantis Creoboter Meleagris
The Indian Flower Praying Mantis is a small attractive praying manits from India.
Currently Unvailable Jeweled Flower Praying Mantis Creobroter gemmatus
The Jeweled Flower Praying Mantis is the smallest of the Creobroter family with adults reaching 4cm in length. They have green wings with a yellow eye shaped pattern.
Currently Unvailable Johannesburg Praying Mantis Miomantis sp. Johannesburg cf. caffra
The Johannesburg Praying Mantis reaches an adult size of 3-6cm which is large for a Miomantis species. Females are much larger and plump looking compared to the males that are light and slender in appearance.
Currently Unvailable Lime Green Mantis Taumantis sigiana
A small mantis species that is a beautiful lime green colour.
Currently Unvailable Madagascan Green Mantid Tarachomantis alaotrana
A small and pretty species from Madagascar. They have brown and violet colour on the chest, head, and they have green legs and sides.
Currently Unvailable Madagascan Marbled Praying Mantis Polyspilota aeruginosa
The Madagascan Marbled Praying Mantis is a large mantis with brown marbled affect all over the body and wings.
Currently Unvailable Malaysian Orchid Praying Mantis Hymenopus coronatus
Malaysian Orchid Praying Mantis, one of the most beautiful Mantids in the world.
Currently Unvailable Marbled Praying Mantis Hierodula parviceps
The Marbled Praying Mantis is a medium sized praying mantis with wings vary in colour, from a light brown pearl to a lovely blue pearl.
Currently Unvailable New Zealand Praying Mantis Orthodera novaezealandiae
The New Zealand Praying Mantis is a very active small Mantis.
Currently Unvailable Peacock Mantis Pseudempusa pinnapavonis
The peacock mantis is quite a brown and ordinary looking mantis. Well that is until it does a threat display, and then you can see where this beautiful mantis really gets it's name from.
Currently Unvailable Praying Mantids Various
A number of Praying Mantids for sale which currently need care sheets writing up for each species. We have approx. four new species to offer!
Currently Unvailable South American Green Mantis Oxyopsis gracilis
The South American Green Mantis; Oxyopsis gracilis is a species of praying mantis native to South America. These mantis are of medium size with adult females averaging 3 inches in length and adult males being smaller.
Currently Unvailable Spiny Flower Praying Mantis Pseudocreobotra Ocellata and Wahlbergii
The Spiny Flower Praying Mantis is an attractive Mantis, similar species to Indian Flower Mantids.
Currently Unvailable Thailand Boxer Praying Mantis Acromantis gestri
The Thailand Boxer Praying Mantis is a small Mantis - the front arms have a red/brown-banded affect.
Currently Unvailable Thistle Mantis Blepharoppsis mendica
The Thistle Mantis is a stunning species originating from North Africa and South East Asia. These mantis are generally cream/beige in colour with green vein markings and stripes on their wings as adults.
Currently Unvailable Twig Praying Mantis Popa spurca
The Twig Praying Mantis is a fascinating praying mantis that imitates a small stick.
Currently Unvailable Violet Metalic Praying Mantis Metallyticus violaceus
This is a small communal species that prefers a warm environment. Although nearly black in colour when young, when they mature they are stunning iridescent colour.
Currently Unvailable Wandering Violin Praying Mantis Gongylus gongylodes
The Wandering Violin Praying Mantis, is one of the most bizarre looking Mantids in the world.
Currently Unvailable West African Mantis Sphodromantis baccettii
The West African Mantis has a similar appearance to the African Lined, however a dark blue to black mark is present on the forearms. They reach a size of 7 to 8cm and have a great appetite.