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Sexual Approach in the Praying Mantid Mantis Religiosa (L.)
Males of sexually cannibalistic species are thought to express behaviors that reduce the risk of being killed by the females. In several spider species the male modulates his approach to the femaleExpand
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Nocturnal Calling Behavior in Mantids
Females of Mantis religiosa and Empusa pennata were video taped for several 24 h periods to determine if they showed behaviors associated with pheromone release. In the photophase the abdomen of bothExpand
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Sexual Approach in the Praying Mantid
Males of sexually cannibalistic species are thought to express behaviors that reduce the risk of being killed by the females. In several spider species the male modulates his approach to the femaleExpand