Mantis protogaea Heer 1849 (praying mantis)

Insecta - Mantodea - Mantidae

Full reference: O. Heer. 1849. Die Insektenfauna der Tertiärgebilde von Oeningen und von Radoboj in Croatien. Zweiter Theil: Henschrecken, Florfliegen, Aderflügler, Schmetterlinge und Fliegen 1-264

Belongs to Mantis according to A. Handlirsch 1907

See also Heer 1849

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: Its type locality is Oeningen (Lavater'schen collection), which is in a Sarmatian lacustrine - large limestone in the Upper Freshwater-Molasse Formation of Germany

Ecology:

Distribution: found only at Oeningen (Lavater'schen collection)

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