A praying mantis searched for dwindling food supplies in Autumn at Westgate Park.
Photos of dozens of baby praying mantises hatching from their egg sack.
Photographs of a large praying mantis.
Photos of the praying mantis.
Photos of the praying mantis by Shawn Olson.
Photos of some young praying mantises.
Photos of a mantidfly, a predatory insect related to lacewings. The insect is easily confused with the praying mantis. It is a mantis mimmick.
Photos of a small brown praying mantis scouring garden plants for prey.
A large collection of preying mantis photographs.
Photographs of a carolina mantis.
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