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Mediterranean Mantis

Iris oratoria

Description:

Praying Mantis feeding on spider web

Habitat:

Backyard in Villa Park, CA.

Notes:

Found on screen door while swimming.

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OLU.GregLane
OLU.GregLane 9 years ago

this appears to be a female praying mantis. Photos of males show a brown color.

OLU.GregLane
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OLU.GregLane

Villa Park, California, USA

Lat: 33.81, Long: -117.82

Spotted on Oct 9, 2010
Submitted on Oct 12, 2010

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