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Tenodera sinensis sinensis
A Chinese Mantid spotted along the boardwalk that goes through the central wetland area at Huntley Meadows Park. The three-photo set is shown in reverse chronological order. Photo 1 (of 3) shows the mantid eating a Handsome Meadow Katydid (Orchelimum pulchellum). Special thanks to "Small Wonders" for identifying the katydid! Related Resources: 1) Handsome Meadow Katydid http://bugguide.net/node/view/9493 2) Small Wonders http://www.projectnoah.org/users/Small%2...
Huntley Meadows Park, a 1,425 acre wetland area in Fairfax County, Virginia USA. Related Resource: http://www.fairfaxcounty.gov/parks/huntl...
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Lat: 38.76, Long: -77.10
Spotted on Oct 31, 2013
Submitted on Nov 6, 2013