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Praying Mantis

Mantis religiosa

Description:

this is a male

Habitat:

meadow

Notes:

I was walking around a group of Milkweed trying to photograph butterflies when I spotted this mantis just below one of the flowerheads.

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3 Comments

KrantiAzad
KrantiAzad a year ago

nice one........ only insect on earth that can rotate its head like owl.

dandoucette
dandoucette a year ago

Thanks Rieko.

RiekoS
RiekoS a year ago

Nice pictures. It looks almost like meditating.

Lat: 43.09, Long: -79.29

Spotted on Jul 21, 2012
Submitted on Jul 24, 2012

Spotted for mission

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