Coxosternite 7/9 (= ♀/♂ subgenital plate) length and width measurement standard. Solid black lines indicate approximate location to take length and width measurements. Dashed black lines demonstrate approximate locations for measurement endpoints. Omomantis sp. ♂ CS9, ventral view (A–B): A length B width. Sphodromantis sp. ♀ CS7, ventral view (C–D) C length with inset showing approximate location for length measurement endpoint D width. Abbreviations: ce = cercus; gpal8 = apical lobe of gonapophysis 8; CS = coxosternite; CS7 = ♀ coxosternite 7; CS9 = ♂ coxosternite 9; si = spiracle; sl9 = stylus.

 
 
  Part of: Brannoch SK, Wieland F, Rivera J, Klass K-D, Béthoux O, Svenson GJ (2017) Manual of praying mantis morphology, nomenclature, and practices (Insecta, Mantodea). ZooKeys 696: 1-100. https://doi.org/10.3897/zookeys.696.12542