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Praying Mantis

Mantodea

Description:

This mama is protecting her massive egg sack. Nicest looking egg sack I ever saw...

2 Comments

ForestDragon
ForestDragon 7 years ago

I agree with Mr. Goldfish. The egg case is called an Ootheca. :) Nice capture!

Mr. Goldfish
Mr. Goldfish 7 years ago

Mantis religiosa.

Fairview, Oregon, USA

Spotted on Sep 18, 2012
Submitted on Sep 19, 2012

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