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Table 2 Copulation times for several Mantophasmatodea species in the laboratory

From: Biodiversity, ecology, and behavior of the recently discovered insect order Mantophasmatodea

Species Observed copulation times in hours Number of observed copulations
Karoophasma botterkloofense (S16) > 29 1
Karoophasma botterkloofense* 68.5 (S.E. ±4.56) 7
Austrophasmatidae sp. n. (S18) 7.5-31.5 17
Hemilobophasma montaguense (S26) 20-54 4
Austrophasma gansbaaiense (S32) 24 R, 24 R, 64 3
Mantophasma spec. (N21) 18-28 6
Mantophasma kudubergense** 12-72 12
Hemilobophasma sp.n.1 x H. cf. montaguense2 < 24 1
Mantophasmatodea in general*** Up to 96 -
  1. *Data from [19].
  2. **Data from [5], species assignment according to [46].
  3. ***Data from [36].
  4. RData from a remating pair of A. gansbaaiense (S32, Gansbaai).
  5. 1Hemilobophasma sp. n. - male (S31, De Rust).
  6. 2Hemilobophasma cf. montaguense - female (S29, Calitzdorp).
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