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Old Thursday 4th July 2019, 11:26   #1
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Green Insect ID

Could anyone tell me please what this green insect is?

Photo taken May 2016 Red Sea, Egypt.

The kestrel was sitting right above my head on my balcony.

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Old Thursday 4th July 2019, 12:50   #2
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Looks like a Mantis.
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Thank you. We get plenty of those here!
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Looks pretty good for Sphodromantis viridis!


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