Metallyticidae

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Metallyticidae
Metallyticus splendidus
Metallyticus splendidus
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Mantodea
Family: Metallyticidae
Handlirsch, 1925
Genus: Metallyticus
Westwood, 1835
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The mantis family Metallyticidae consists of a single small genus, Metallyticus, living mostly in South-East Asia. The species are dark, somewhat flattened and cockroach-like, often with a cuticle that reflective and metallic in appearance.

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