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Superregnum: Eukaryota
Cladus: Unikonta
Cladus: Opisthokonta
Cladus: Holozoa
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Protostomia
Cladus: Ecdysozoa
Cladus: Panarthropoda
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Hexapoda
Classis: Insecta
Cladus: Dicondylia
Subclassis: Pterygota
Cladus: Metapterygota
Infraclassis: Neoptera
Supercohort: Polyneoptera
Cohort: Dictyoptera
Ordo: Mantodea

Familia: Hymenopodidae
Subfamily: Acromantinae
Genus: Hestiasula

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Hestiasula is a genus of Asian praying mantids in the subfamily Oxypilinae of the family Hymenopodidae.


Hestiasula brachyptera Villani, 2016
Hestiasula brunneriana Saussure, 1871
Hestiasula castetsi Bolivar, 1897
Hestiasula ceylonica Beier, 1956
Hestiasula gyldenstolpei Werner, 1930
Hestiasula kastneri Beier, 1942
Hestiasula masoni Giglio-Tos, 1915
Hestiasula nigrofemorata Werner, 1930
Hestiasula woodi Giglio-Tos, 1915
Hestiasula zhejiangensis Zhou & Shen, 1992

Additional images

Adult female Hestiasula brunneriana head

See also

List of mantis genera and species
Boxer mantis


"Genus: Hestiasula Saussure, 1871: Mantodea Species File".

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