Hymenopus coronatus, also called H. bicornis, is a mantis from the rain forests of
Southeast Asia. It is known by various common names including walking flower
mantis and (pink) orchid mantis.
Dec 5, 2012 ... Hymenopus coronatus (Malaysian Orchid Mantis) pre-subadult females show off
their intense coloring. Music by Precarious To use this video in ...
Orchid Mantis, or Hymenopus coronatus, is a beautiful pink and white mantis with
lobes on its legs that look like flower pentals. Although this species does not ...
Jan 27, 2015 ... Eschewing the drab green or brown of most mantises, the orchid mantis is
resplendent in white and pink. The upper parts of its legs are greatly ...
Jan 27, 2015 ... It was thought that the orchid mantis mimicked flowers for camouflage – but some
clever experiments revealed the truth was much more ...
Sep 25, 2013 ... It may look pretty, but this “orchid” actually has a trick under its, well, leaves—it's
actually a praying mantis trying to get a meal. Until recently ...
The orchid mantis is a praying mantis, which has got its name because it
resembles the flower of an orchid with its four walking legs resembling flower
Jan 27, 2015 ... Researchers from Macquarie University, Australia found that the orchid mantis
has no need to 'hide' in flowers, because it is attractive to insects ...
Dec 26, 2013 ... In an unparalleled feat of natural selection the Orchid Mantis (Hymenopus
coronatus) from Southeast Asia has evolved to look almost exactly ...
Mimicry of flowers has until now been demonstrated only in angiosperms, yet it
has been hypothesized that the Malaysian orchid mantis Hymenopus coronatus ...