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Egg case of praying mantis at Wodonga

Mantidae sp. (family) at Wodonga - 17 Feb 2021
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Identification history

Mantidae sp. (family) 5 Mar 2021 MichaelMulvaney
Unidentified 17 Feb 2021 Kyliegw

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Author's notes

I remember these cocoons from my childhood, but I never saw what made them / what comes out of them. A butterfly?

2 comments

   18 Feb 2021
A preying mantis egg case.
Kyliegw wrote:
   20 Feb 2021
Darn. Really? I will change the species.

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Platycercus eximius (Eastern Rosella) at Wodonga - 30 May 2021 by Kyliegw
Zizina otis (Common Grass-Blue) at Wodonga - 30 May 2021 by Kyliegw
Platycercus elegans (Crimson Rosella) at Wodonga - 30 May 2021 by Kyliegw
Ptilotula penicillata (White-plumed Honeyeater) at Wodonga - 30 May 2021 by Kyliegw
Phlebopus marginatus (Giant Bolete) at Wodonga - 30 May 2021 by Kyliegw
Eucalyptus polyanthemos subsp. vestita (Red Box) at Wodonga - 30 May 2021 by Kyliegw
Melithreptus lunatus (White-naped Honeyeater) at Wodonga - 30 May 2021 by Kyliegw
Psaltoda moerens (Redeye Cicada) at Wodonga - 9 Jan 2021 by Kyliegw
Hypericum gramineum (Small St Johns Wort) at Wodonga - 12 Dec 2020 by Kyliegw
Coracina novaehollandiae (Black-faced Cuckooshrike) at Wodonga - 12 Dec 2020 by Kyliegw
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Corvus coronoides (Australian Raven) at Wodonga - 7 Nov 2020 by Kyliegw
Arthropodium fimbriatum (Chocolate Lily) at Wodonga - 7 Nov 2020 by Kyliegw
Diplacodes melanopsis (Black-faced Percher) at Wodonga - 7 Nov 2020 by Kyliegw
Alisterus scapularis (Australian King-Parrot) at Wodonga - 7 Nov 2020 by Kyliegw
Lichenomphalia umbellifera at Wodonga - 5 Sep 2020 by Kyliegw
Antechinus flavipes (Yellow-footed Antechinus) at Wodonga - 5 Sep 2020 by Kyliegw

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  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

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  • 17 Feb 2021 10:12 AM Recorded on
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