Manomera blatchleyi

Blatchley's Walkingstick

Manomera blatchleyi, Blatchley's Walkingstick, Iowa image


Family: Diapheromeridae

Subfamily: Diapheromerinae


Photo data: 31 July 2011. Ledges State Park, Iowa.

Genus Manomera contains three species; all are found in the eastern United States.

Manomera blatchleyi is distributed from the central Great Plains north and east to Massachusetts, and south to North Carolina. The other two species in the genus are found in the far southeastern United States.

Head of Manomera blatchleyi, Blatchley's Walkingstick: Stick Insects