Mantophasmatodea

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Etymology[edit]

Mantis +‎ Phasmatodea

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Mantophasmatodea

  1. The gladiators, based on recently identified insect species, the extant ones principally found in Namibia and adjoining South Africa and various related groups on insects:
    1. A taxonomic suborder within the order Notoptera.
    2. A taxonomic order within the superorder Polyneoptera.[1]

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  1. ^ Ruggiero MA, Gordon DP, Orrell TM, Bailly N, Bourgoin T, Brusca RC, et al. (2015) A Higher Level Classification of All Living Organisms. PLoS ONE 10(4): e0119248. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0119248. pmid:25923521