Rainforest Mantid (species: Hierodula (Hierodula) majuscula) in Lizard Island area: all known taxa (Lizard Island Field Guide)
Hierodula (Hierodula) majuscula
Rainforest Mantid

©Univ of Guelph students: Male Hierodula (Hierodula) majuscula at Lizard Island. Thanks to Graham Milledge (Australian Museum) for the identification.

©Anne Hoggett: Rainforest Mantid at Lizard Island

©Anne Hoggett: Nymph of Hierodula (Hierodula) majuscula at the pools above Crystal Beach, Lizard Island. Thanks to Matthew Connors for the id through iNaturalist.
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Arthropoda
Class Insecta
Order Mantodea
Family Mantidae
Genus Hierodula
Species Hierodula (Hierodula) majuscula



Distinguishing features

Distinguishing features still need to be specified.


  • Size data has not been obtained.


  • Wingspan data is not yet available.



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