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Zoolea lobipes.jpg
Zoolea lobipes
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Mantodea
Family: Mantidae
Genus: Zoolea

Zoolea is a South American genus of praying mantises represented by the following species:[1]

A characteristic of this genus is anterior femora with superior preapical lobes. [2] This genus is one which contains species known as Unicorn Mantis.[3]

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  1. ^ [1] Ehrmann, R. 2002. Mantodea: Gottesanbeterinnen der Welt. Natur und Tier, Münster.
  2. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on October 23, 2013. Retrieved December 18, 2014.  Earthlife List of Species
  3. ^ [2] List of mantises and common names