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Mantodea

Known as: Mantid, Mantids, Mantodeas 
An order of insects, comprising a single family (Mantidae), restricted almost entirely to the tropics. Only one species, the praying mantis (Mantis… Expand
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Highly Cited
2015
Highly Cited
2015
Some eyespots are thought to deflect attack away from the vulnerable body, yet there is limited empirical evidence for this… Expand
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Highly Cited
2014
Highly Cited
2014
The Mantid framework is a software solution developed for the analysis and visualization of neutron scattering and muon spin… Expand
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Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
For the first time a large morphological dataset, comprising 152 morphological characters for 122 taxa of all recognized families… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Several hypotheses have been proposed to explain the evolution of sexual cannibalism. The foraging strategy hypothesis states… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Morphological and molecular data are marshalled to address the question of hexapod ordinal relationships. The combination of 275… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
A large number of myostimulatory neuropeptides from neurohaemal organs of the American cockroach have been described since 1989… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Phylogenetic relationships among the holometabolous insect orders were inferred from cladistic analysis of nucleotide sequences… Expand
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Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
Insectivorous bats have influenced the development of antipredator behavior in moths, green lacewings, crickets, and mantids… Expand
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Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
Four species of diabroticites with different host specificities are shown for the first time to sequester cucurbitacins. While… Expand
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Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
Binocularity in insects is generally assumed to have the same function as in many vertebrates—the perception of depth. Evidence… Expand
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