Sunday, November 9, 2014

Praying mantis

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Olives weren't the only green things we found in the olive grove.
Look at this big praying mantis!

Give it a click or two and enjoy the details of this strange insect.

A contribution to Camera Critters Weekend Meme.
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12 comments:

VP said...

A very religious insect...

Spiderdama said...

Special one!

Pat said...

He's a big one! Great capture.

William Kendall said...

Quite a big one!

jaz@octoberfarm said...

my husband left a bucket of water out earlier this summer and a preying mantis drowned in it. i felt horrible. they are awesome creatures.

Cloudia said...

No Tallis?



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Petrea Burchard said...

Goodness! You guys grow 'em big!

Linda said...

Wow, Dina, that is big!!! I love them, I find them fascinating! Thanks so much for sharing.

Dina said...

Cloudia, LOL, how funny to imagine a praying mantis wearing a tallit (prayer shawl)!

DawnTreader said...

Had no idea they were that big!

cieldequimper said...

Is it me or is it huge?

Karl Demetz said...

This is a big one!