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Fig. 14. Egg cases of Photinaidae, Acontistidae and Acanthopidae

Fig. 14. Egg cases of Photinaidae, Acontistidae and Acanthopidae.

Fig. 14. Egg cases of Photinaidae, Acontistidae and Acanthopidae. (A) Macromantis hyalina (lateral); (B) Macromantis hyalina (posterior); (C) Cardioptera brachyptera (lateral); (D) Chromatophotina awajun (lateral); (E) Orthoderella ornata (lateral); (F) Paraphotina sp. (lateral); (G) Photina sp. (lateral); (H) Metriomantis boliviana (dorsal); (I) Metriomantis sp., female forming egg case (photo by Reinhard Ehrmann, courtesy of Matthias Borer; specimen from French Guiana); (J) Metriomantis boliviana (lateral); (K) Hicetia sp. (lateral); (L) Acontista cordillerae (lateral); (M) Acontista sp. (external coating removed); (N) Callibia diana (lateral); (O) Callibia diana (egg case attached to a leaf's ventral lamina; photo taken by Fernando Carvalho in Pará, Brazil); (P) Raptrix occidentalis (lateral); (Q) Pseudacanthops sp. (lateral); (R) Acanthops erosula (lateral); (S) Acanthops erosula (dorsal); (T) undetermined acanthopid (lateral); (U) Metilia sp. (lateral).