A fascinating species of mantis which when startled will rotate its arms in arcs, this resembles that of a boxer. Described by John Obadiah Westwood in 1889.
|Origin||Japan, Korea, Taiwan, China|
|Environment||Bushes, Trees, Sparse Vegetation|
|Adult Size||Up to 3cm|
|Lifespan||Approx 1 year|
|Food Type||Fruit flies, Curly-wing flies|
We are currently working on this care sheet. If you have any experience with this species, please contact us with details.
Bugfest (Feb 2018)
Thursday 01 February 2018
Tenth Anniversary Insect and Spider Show, plus the Wild and Deadly Show for kids.