Mantid Species in North America

Brunneria borealis Brunner's mantis

Gonatista grisea

Grizzled mantis

Iris oratoria

Mediterranean mantis

Litaneutria minor

Minor ground mantis

Litaneutria ocularis ?

Mantis religiosa

European mantis

Mantoida maya

Little Yucatan mantis

Oligonicella mexicana

Slim Mexican mantis

Oligonicella (Oligonyx?) scudderi

Scudder's mantis

Phyllovates chlorophaea

Pseudovates arizonae

Arizona unicorn mantis

Stagmomantis californica

California mantis

Stagmomantis carolina

Carolina mantis

Stagmomantis floridensis

Larger Florida mantis

Stagmomantis gracilipes

Stagmomantis limbata

Bordered mantis

Tenodera angustipennis

Narrow-winged mantis

Tenodora aridifolia sinensis

Chinese mantis

Thesprotia graminis

Grass-like mantis

Yersiniops solitarium

Horned ground mantis

Yersiniops sophronicum

Yersin's ground mantis

Mantids by State or Province

I've included primarily vouchered sites here. Sources listed at the bottom of the page.

Arizona

 Iris oratoria Yuma Co.; La Paz Co.; Maricopa Co.; Pima Co.
 Litaneutria minor Yuma Co.; La Paz Co.; Maricopa Co.; Pinal Co.; Pima Co.; Sabino Canyon; Baboquivari Mts.; Cochise Co.; Huachuca Mts.; Chiricahua Mts.; Pinaleno Mts.; Pinal Mts.; Kaibab Plateau; White Mts.
 Mantoida maya Sta. Rita Mts.
 Oligonicella mexicana Maricopa Co.; Pima Co.; Sta. Catalina Mts.; Sabino Canyon; Baboquivari Mts.; Sta. Cruz Co.; Sta. Rita Mts.; Huachuca Mts.
 Pseudovates arizonae Pinal Co.; Pima Co.; Sta. Catalina Mts.; Sabino Canyon; Rincon Mts.; Baboquivari Mts.; Sta. Cruz Co.; Sta. Rita Mts.; Cochise Co.; Huachuca Mts.; Dragoon Mts.; Chiricahua Mts.
 Stagmomantis californica Maricopa Co.; Pima Co.; Sta. Catalina Mts.; Baboquivari Mts.; Sta. Cruz Co.; Cochise Co.; Pinal Co.
 Stagmomantis gracilipes Pima Co.; Rincon Mts.; Baboquivari Mts.; Sta. Cruz Co.; Sta. Rita Mts.; Cochise Co.; Huachuca Mts.; Pinal Co.
 Stagmomantis limbata Pima Co.; Sta. Catalina Mts.; Sabino Canyon; Baboquivari Mts.; Sta. Cruz Co.; Sta. Rita Mts.; Cochise Co.; Huachuca Mts.; Yavapai Co.; N. of Rim, Coc.-Apac.; Prescott
 Yersiniops solitarium Baboquivari Mts.; Sta. Cruz Co.; Sta. Cruz Co.; Cochise Co.; Huachuca Mts.; Mule Mts.; Chiricahua Mts.; Pinal Mts.; White Mts.
 Yersiniops sophronicum Maricopa Co.; Pinal Co.; Pima Co.; Baboquivari Mts.; Sta. Cruz Co.; Cochise Co.; Chiricahua Mts.; Yavapai Co.

Delaware

 Mantis religiosa Newark
Tenodera angustipennis Newark
Tenodera sinensis Newark

Florida

Gonatista grisea Orange Co.; Seminole Co.; Dade Co.
Mantoida maya Orange Co.
Oligonicella scudderi Orange Co.
Stagmomantis carolina Polk Co.; Brevard Co.; Orange Co.
Thesprotia graminus Orange Co.; Seminole Co.

Indiana

Stagmomantis carolina Indianapolis; Marion Co.; Putnam Co.; Floyd Co.; Perry Co.; Lawrence Co.

Kansas

Litaneutria minor Riley County; Reno County
Oligonyx scudderi Manhattan; Riley County
Stagmomantis carolina Riley County; Manhattan; Onaga
Stagmomantis carolina irronata Manhattan

Kentucky

Stagmomantis carolina Woodford Co.; Lexington; Frankfort; Bardstown; Owenton
Tenodora sinensis Lexington; Jessamine Co.; Nicholasville; Paris

New Mexico

Litaneutria ocularis Gran Quivera; Las Cruses; White Sands

Texas

Brunneria borealis Part Lavaca, TX
Litaneutria minor Austin; Shovel Mount, TX
Stagmomantis carolina Cowell, TX

Washington

Litaneutria minor Spokane Co., Whitman Co., Grant Co.
Mantis religiosa Spokane Co.

Sources (With my sincere thanks to the following for providing information):

Carl Olson, College of Agriculture, Dept. of Entomology, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ

Stuart M. Fullerton, Research Associate in Charge of Arthropod Collections, University of Central Florida Collection of Arthropods, Department of Biology, Orlando, FL

Richard S. Zack, Curator/Director, James Entomological Collection, Department of Entomology, Washington State University, Pullman, WA

Brian Kopper, Assistant Curator, Entomology Collection, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS

University of Kentucky, College of Agriculture, Lexington, KY 40546

Also, see:

Rathet and Hurd (1983); Blatchley (1903)

Mantids

Bibliography

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