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Praying mantis

Mantis religiosa

Notes:

this is my first Mantis religiosa found between the blades of grass on the lake...



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15 Comments

DoinaRussu
DoinaRussu 4 years ago

many thanks ,MickGrant and Atul :)

MickGrant
MickGrant 4 years ago

Nice series - love No. 4!

Atul
Atul 4 years ago

Wish i could take pictures like these!!!

DoinaRussu
DoinaRussu 4 years ago

surekha, many thanks for visiting and the kind words!

surekha
surekha 4 years ago

Beautiful series of captures! He seems to be having a great day!!

DoinaRussu
DoinaRussu 4 years ago

Thank you very much, Atul! Have a great day!

DoinaRussu
DoinaRussu 4 years ago

Many thanks, textless! Indeed, this insect is a great actor, make show!:)

DoinaRussu
DoinaRussu 4 years ago

Of course,Brandon! I would like to discuss in private the details; I need your email address

Atul
Atul 4 years ago

fantastic series Doina

textless
textless 4 years ago

Great series... Mantids are so much fun to watch.

BrandonBlount
BrandonBlount 4 years ago

Doina, do you sell your images? I rarely come across something that catches my eye quite like that last photo. I would really like to get a copy of it for the wall in my house. :-D

DoinaRussu
DoinaRussu 4 years ago

Thank you so much, Brandon, for your the kind words and your appreciation! I'm honored!

DoinaRussu
DoinaRussu 4 years ago

Thanks a lot for appreciation, courtney83 !

BrandonBlount
BrandonBlount 4 years ago

Awesome find, GREAT SHOTS!! That last one would look Awesome blown up and hung on the wall!!!!

courtneyhitson
courtneyhitson 4 years ago

Nice find!! Great shots!!

Ialomița, Romania

Lat: 44.57, Long: 26.55

Spotted on Oct 7, 2011
Submitted on Oct 7, 2011

Spotted for mission

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