Mantis (disambiguation)

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Mantis is the common name of any insect in the order Mantodea, also commonly known as praying mantises.

The word itself means "prophet" in Latin and Greek (μάντις). This may also refer to:

In biology:

  • Mantis (genus), a genus of mantises
  • Mantis shrimp, also known as stomatopods, predatory crustaceans
  • Mantidfly (Mantispidae), a small predatory insects whose front legs are similar to those of a praying mantis

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