Sea mantis


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Related to Sea mantis: mantis prawn, Stomatopoda, stomatopod

Sea´ man´tis


1.(Zool.) A squilla.
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The crabs are enormous, the sea mantis plump and undulating in shallow chamber, the tiny shrimp running through the water with short legs at a full gallop.
Orbita explained that invertebrates are sea creatures like Sea Cucumber (baat), Sea Urchin (Tihi- Tihi), Sea Anemonae, Abalone (Lappas), Sea Mantis (Kamon), Crab (Alimasag), Sea horse (Undok-Undok), Lobster (Kaullang), Sponges, decorative Coral, and shellfishes.