They can turn their head 360 degrees and are the only bug with a neck.
They get their name because they join their hands and hold them up in front of their face as if they are praying.
The female often eats the male while they are making love.
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Does a praying mantis have a religion or does it just pray for nothing?
You do know that a praying mantis is an insect right? The praying mantis isn't actually praying. It is called that for the stance it makes. ...