{"id":4830755553359,"title":"Orchid Mantis Nymph Package -- Everything Needed for Set Up","handle":"copy-of-orchid-mantis-hymenopus-coronatus-nymph-fun-educational","description":"\u003ch3\u003eYou will receive all items listed:\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003e(1) Orchid Manits Nymph - \u003cem\u003eHymenopus coronatus -- \u003c\/em\u003eL3  - L4 stage (adult photo for display only)\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003e(1) Melanogaster Fruit Fly Culture - 100 + Live Flies\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003e(1) Mini Habitat - 4 x 4 x 3\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003e(1) Forest Floor Wood And Marble Queen Pothos Plant\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003e \u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003eDescription of each item:\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003eOrchid Mantis as pictured (L 3 to L4)\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003e(1) Melanogaster Starter Fruit Fly Culture - 100+ Fruit Flies!  This will be a fresh new culture with approx. 100 Live fies.  You can use these flies for feeding plus this culture will produce new flies.\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003e(1) Mini habitat - Perfect for your Orchid Mantis.  Complete with eco-system (Coconut fiber, Forest floor moss, Aged bark).  Butterfly is included.  (4 X 4 X 3 inches)\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003e(1) Live money plant cutting with one or two leaves.  This plant has rapid growth stages.  One piece of aged forest floor wood.  This live plants is especially important for the Orchid Mantis.\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003e \u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003eA beautiful pink and white mantis with lobes on its legs that look like flower petals.  The orchid mantis is white with soft or bright pink accents. 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L4 stage (adult photo for display only)\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003e(1) Melanogaster Fruit Fly Culture - 100 + Live Flies\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003e(1) Mini Habitat - 4 x 4 x 3\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003e(1) Forest Floor Wood And Marble Queen Pothos Plant\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003e \u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003eDescription of each item:\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003eOrchid Mantis as pictured (L 3 to L4)\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003e(1) Melanogaster Starter Fruit Fly Culture - 100+ Fruit Flies!  This will be a fresh new culture with approx. 100 Live fies.  You can use these flies for feeding plus this culture will produce new flies.\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003e(1) Mini habitat - Perfect for your Orchid Mantis.  Complete with eco-system (Coconut fiber, Forest floor moss, Aged bark).  Butterfly is included.  (4 X 4 X 3 inches)\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003e(1) Live money plant cutting with one or two leaves.  This plant has rapid growth stages.  One piece of aged forest floor wood.  This live plants is especially important for the Orchid Mantis.\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003e \u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003eA beautiful pink and white mantis with lobes on its legs that look like flower petals.  The orchid mantis is white with soft or bright pink accents. Some individuals are completely white, others completely pink and yet others are somewhat of a mix. One mantis can change color in a matter of days, depending on the environmental conditions like humidity and light conditions. \u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003eThe ideal temperature for the Orchid Mantis is about 82 F, but you can vary the temperature between 77°  and 95° . At night the temperature should be at least 65°.\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003eThis species needs a relatively high humidity. Approximately 60 to 80% RH. The nymphs are better kept drier, they are very sensitive to a humid environment. You can mist the nymphs about 1 x per week, also depending on the ventilation you have in their enclosure. As the nymphs get older, you can gradually increase the air humidity by spraying more often.  Although this species does not live on orchids, it does look remarkably well like a flower or orchid.\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003eFood for Your Mantis\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003eCurrently this mantis is eating Hydei Fruit Flies.  Please have a food source ready when your mantis arrives.\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003eBecause this species lives on flowers, it eats mainly flying insects in nature. It is advisable to also offer them flying insects in captivity. Wild butterflies and hoverflies can be given in addition to a diet of houseflies \/ blue bottle flies. Crickets may also be fed, but preferably not as a main food.\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003eAs with all types praying mantids, this species needs an enclosure that is at least 3 times the length of the mantis in height, and at least 2x the length of the mantis width. For an adult female this means is at least 10\" in height and 7 in width. A nice size for a terrarium would be 12 x 8 x 8 inches.\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003e \u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003eWe ship this mantis Fedex 2 day Express only.\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan style=\"color: #ff2a00;\"\u003e\u003cstrong\u003ePlease add on 40 Hr. Heat Pack for the safety of your mantis.\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003ca href=\"https:\/\/insectsales.com\/products\/uniheat-shipping-warmer-40-60-70-hour-heat-packs\" title=\"40 Hr. Heat Pack Link\"\u003e\u003cspan style=\"color: #ff2a00;\"\u003e\u003cstrong\u003e40 Hr. Heat Pack Link\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/a\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e \u003c\/p\u003e"}

Orchid Mantis Nymph Package -- Everything Needed for Set Up

Product Description
$ 64.95
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You will receive all items listed:

(1) Orchid Manits Nymph - Hymenopus coronatus -- L3  - L4 stage (adult photo for display only)

(1) Melanogaster Fruit Fly Culture - 100 + Live Flies

(1) Mini Habitat - 4 x 4 x 3

(1) Forest Floor Wood And Marble Queen Pothos Plant

 

Description of each item:

Orchid Mantis as pictured (L 3 to L4)

(1) Melanogaster Starter Fruit Fly Culture - 100+ Fruit Flies!  This will be a fresh new culture with approx. 100 Live fies.  You can use these flies for feeding plus this culture will produce new flies.

(1) Mini habitat - Perfect for your Orchid Mantis.  Complete with eco-system (Coconut fiber, Forest floor moss, Aged bark).  Butterfly is included.  (4 X 4 X 3 inches)

(1) Live money plant cutting with one or two leaves.  This plant has rapid growth stages.  One piece of aged forest floor wood.  This live plants is especially important for the Orchid Mantis.

 

A beautiful pink and white mantis with lobes on its legs that look like flower petals.  The orchid mantis is white with soft or bright pink accents. Some individuals are completely white, others completely pink and yet others are somewhat of a mix. One mantis can change color in a matter of days, depending on the environmental conditions like humidity and light conditions. 

The ideal temperature for the Orchid Mantis is about 82 F, but you can vary the temperature between 77°  and 95° . At night the temperature should be at least 65°.

This species needs a relatively high humidity. Approximately 60 to 80% RH. The nymphs are better kept drier, they are very sensitive to a humid environment. You can mist the nymphs about 1 x per week, also depending on the ventilation you have in their enclosure. As the nymphs get older, you can gradually increase the air humidity by spraying more often.  Although this species does not live on orchids, it does look remarkably well like a flower or orchid.

Food for Your Mantis

Currently this mantis is eating Hydei Fruit Flies.  Please have a food source ready when your mantis arrives.

Because this species lives on flowers, it eats mainly flying insects in nature. It is advisable to also offer them flying insects in captivity. Wild butterflies and hoverflies can be given in addition to a diet of houseflies / blue bottle flies. Crickets may also be fed, but preferably not as a main food.

As with all types praying mantids, this species needs an enclosure that is at least 3 times the length of the mantis in height, and at least 2x the length of the mantis width. For an adult female this means is at least 10" in height and 7 in width. A nice size for a terrarium would be 12 x 8 x 8 inches.

 

We ship this mantis Fedex 2 day Express only.

Please add on 40 Hr. Heat Pack for the safety of your mantis.

40 Hr. Heat Pack Link