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Tenodera aridifolia (Chinese mantid)

Wikipedia Abstract

Tenodera aridifolia is a species of mantis in the subfamily Mantinae. Common names include Japanese giant mantis, オオカマキリ oo-kamakiri ("large mantis") in Japan. It is also known as the Chinese mantis, not to be confused with Tenodera sinensis, which has the same common name. T. sinensis was once considered to be a subspecies of the Japanese giant mantis.
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Infraspecies

Ecosystems

Prey / Diet

Acrosternum hilare (Green stinkbug)[1]
Apis mellifera (honey bee)[1]
Argiope aurantia (black-and-yellow argiope)[1]
Calliphora vomitoria (Blue bottle fly)[1]
Colias philodice (clouded sulphur)[1]
Diapheromera femorata (Common American Walkingstick)[1]
Dolichovespula maculata (baldfaced hornet)[1]
Eurosta solidaginis (Goldenrod gall fly)[1]
Gryllus pennsylvanicus (fall field cricket)[1]
Hemaris thysbe (common clear-wing)[1]
Malacosoma americana (Eastern tent caterpillar)[1]
Melanoplus differentialis (Differential Grasshopper)[1]
Misumena vatia (flower spider)[1]
Nymphalis antiopa (camberwell beauty)[1]
Papilio glaucus (Eastern tiger swallowtail)[1]
Papilio polyxenes (Eastern black swallowtail)[1]
Pieris rapae (imported cabbageworm)[1]
Pterophylla camellifolia (common true katydid)[1]
Tenodera aridifolia (Chinese mantid)[1]
Triatoma sanguisuga (Eastern blood-sucking cone)[1]
Tuberolachnus salignus[1]
Vespula maculifrons (eastern yellowjacket)[1]

Predators

Agelaius phoeniceus (Red-winged Blackbird)[1]
Anaxyrus americanus americanus (Eastern American Toad)[1]
Ardea herodias (Great Blue Heron)[1]
Argiope aurantia (black-and-yellow argiope)[1]
Buteo jamaicensis (Red-tailed Hawk)[1]
Camponotus pennsylvanicus (black carpenter ant)[1]
Colinus virginianus (Northern Bobwhite)[1]
Corvus brachyrhynchos (American Crow)[1]
Cryptotis parva (North American Least Shrew)[1]
Cyanocitta cristata (Blue Jay)[1]
Eptesicus fuscus (big brown bat)[1]
Geothlypis trichas (Common Yellowthroat)[1]
Lithobates catesbeianus (American Bullfrog)[1]
Lithobates sylvaticus (Wood Frog)[1]
Lithobius forficatus (Brown centipede)[1]
Meleagris gallopavo (Wild Turkey)[1]
Mimus polyglottos (Northern Mockingbird)[1]
Molothrus ater (Brown-headed Cowbird)[1]
Plestiodon fasciatus (Five-lined Skink)[1]
Pterostichus melanarius (Common black ground beetle)[1]
Rabidosa rabida (Rabid wolf spider)[1]
Rattus norvegicus (Norway rat)[1]
Sturnus vulgaris (European Starling)[1]
Tenodera aridifolia (Chinese mantid)[1]
Thamnophis sirtalis (Common Garter Snake)[1]
Thryothorus ludovicianus (Carolina Wren)[1]
Turdus migratorius (American Robin)[1]

Providers

Shelter 
Ambrosia artemisiifolia (Common Ragweed)[1]
Asclepias syriaca (broadleaf milkweed)[1]
Celastrus scandens (American bittersweet)[1]
Chenopodium album (lambsquarters goosefoot)[1]
Cirsium vulgare (Spear Thistle)[1]
Datura stramonium (moonflower)[1]
Daucus carota (bird's nest)[1]
Eutrochium maculatum (Spotted Joe-pye Weed)[1]
Hibiscus moscheutos (crimsoneyed rosemallow)[1]
Juniperus virginiana (Eastern Red-cedar)[1]
Lindera benzoin (northern spicebush)[1]
Lonicera japonica (Chinese honeysuckle)[1]
Phragmites australis (common reed)[1]
Phytolacca americana (common pokeweed)[1]
Poa pratensis (Kentucky bluegrass)[1]
Rhus glabra (smooth sumac)[1]
Rosa virginiana (Virginia Rose)[1]
Symphyotrichum dumosum (Small White Aster)[1]
Trifolium pratense (Red Clover)[1]
Vaccinium corymbosum (highbush blueberry)[1]
Verbascum thapsus (great mullein)[1]

Consumers

Parasitized by 
Chordodes tenoderae[2]

Institutions (Zoos, etc.)

    Maps
Institution Infraspecies / Breed 
Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo
Steinhart Aquarium (CA Acad of Science
Virginia Zoological Park

Photos

Citations

Attributes / relations provided by
1Study of Northern Virginia Ecology
2Gibson, D. I., Bray, R. A., & Harris, E. A. (Compilers) (2005). Host-Parasite Database of the Natural History Museum, London
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