The European mantis or Mantis religiosa is a large hemimetabolic insect in the family of the Mantidae (‘mantids’), which is the largest family of the order Mantodea (mantises Their common name praying mantis is derived from the distinctive posture of the first pair of legs tha...
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Current Biology, ISSN: 0960-9822, Vol: 25, Issue: 2, Page: R58-R59
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© 2015 Elsevier Ltd. All rights reserved. Umbers et al. introduce the biology of deimatic (frightening) visual displays used by animals.