Live Chinese Mantises, the Orchid mantis, Devils Flower, the Ghost mantis, Flower mantises and all other mantids require other live bugs as a food source including flies, moths, crickets or cockroaches. Please be prepared for your new live pet mantis and buy live feeder insects too. Our mantis care sheet is here. We are the oldest continuously running online store for live pet mantises on the internet, since 1997. All our mantises are captive-bred in the USA.

Buy African Twig Mantis Popa mantid Net Pet Insect Castle Cage butterfly mantis
African Twig MantisLarge White Cube Net Mesh Cage

Popa spurca, medium sized nymphs

Net cages favored by mantis and moth breeders. 17 X 17 X 17 inch cubes. White with a viewing window. Zips closed.

$13.00

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$14.99

Buy Heatpack Shipping Insect Net Pet Insect Castle Cage butterfly mantis
Mantis Honey SticksSleeved Small White Cube

Energy packed, possibly medicinal honey sticks for pet insects. 100% pure, Grade A clover honey.

Net cages favored by mantis and moth breeders. 12 X 12 X 12 inch cubes. White with a viewing window and a sleeve for hand access into the cage. Zips closed. Click to see video on page.

$2.50

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$11.00

house fly musca domestica pupae live buy Mantis Popup Mini Net Cage buy
Bulk House Fly PupaeMantis Popup Mini Net Cage

100 house fly pupae (like cocoons that hatch in a couple days).

A handy 6 inch tall by 5.5 inch diameter net cage. Zips up, folds down, fits in pocket!

$3.00

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$7.99

Chinese mantis egg case buy Tenodera Net Pet Insect Castle Cage butterfly mantis
Mantis Egg CaseSmall White Cube Net Mesh Cage

Tenodera sinensis--egg case. Typically hatches 100+ nymphs.

Net cages favored by mantis and moth breeders. 12 X 12 X 12 inch cubes. White with a viewing window. Zips closed.

$8.00

$9.99

mantis pet cage tank buy habitat pet Mantis pets net mesh Cage
Mantis Habitat KitWhite Rectangle Net Mesh Cage

A habitat enclosure for a young mantis pet for the first 3 to 4 months of its life. (does not include the mantis)

Medium sized net mesh cages. 13.5 X 13.5 X 24 inches tall. White with a viewing window. Zips closed.

$7.99

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$14.99

buy blue bottle fly pupae Idolomantis diabolica pet Devil's Flower mantis
Bulk Blue Bottle Fly Pupae or LarvaeDevil's Flower

50 large blue bottle flies. Larvae/Pupae that hatch into adult flies. (back later this week)

Idolomantis diabolica - If you don't know what it is, don't buy it. See details...

$3.00

$32.00

Phyllocrania paradoxa ghost mantis pet orchid mantis Hymenopus coronatus buy
Ghost MantisOrchid Mantis

Phyllocrania is probably the most unusual mantis ever to grace the hobby. L2/L3 nymphs.

White bodies, pink highlights, lobed legs, small horn above pointy pink-striped eyes.

$13.00

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$30.00

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Parasphendale mantis buy Spiny flower mantis Pseudocreobotra wahlbergii
Parasphendale species KenyaSpiny Flower Mantis

Larger cousin of the budwing mantis

Pseudocreobotra wahlbergii is the classic spiny flower mantis. Young nymphs. Click for video...

$13.00

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$14.00

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