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Praying Mantis

Description:

One female with many many males.

Habitat:

Back yard. Citrus tree.

Notes:

She was hanging by her front legs so we think she may not have been able to free herself to devour her mates. Was a very bizarre sight.

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6 Comments

KristalWatrous
KristalWatrous 9 years ago

Weird to see so many together!

HemantKumar
HemantKumar 9 years ago

ya while mating most of the time female eat male

KarenL
KarenL 9 years ago

Absolutely fantastic shot Mary!

Sally Chuang
Sally Chuang 9 years ago

wow...cool...

CarolineNemo
CarolineNemo 9 years ago

Great photo, she's a real man-eater ;)

HemantKumar
HemantKumar 10 years ago

beautiful shot

marycaughley
Spotted by
marycaughley

Gisborne, Gisborne, New Zealand

Spotted on Apr 30, 2011
Submitted on May 3, 2011

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