Praying Mantis

The Praying Mantis (Mantis religiosa) spread into Canada from New York. The mantises were introduced to BC in the 1930s by scientists who study insects (entomologists), who hoped the Praying Mantis would eat the grasshoppers that were eating farmers’ crops. Praying Mantis populations are increasing, but the impact of this on other species and habitats…Praying Mantis
Status: Inherit