Praying mantis eating a moth.Spain.


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  • Josie Jackson
    Josie Jacksonalmost 4 years ago

    Great macro of these two, gosh, the moth looks much bigger than the mantis, and what a look that mantis is giving you, fabulous image Jim :o)

  • Yes,they’re very agressive.Thanks for your nice comment.

    – jimmy hoffman

  • Janet Fikar
    Janet Fikaralmost 4 years ago

    It almost looks like the mantis looks guilty like being caught in the act…. :-)

  • Yes,I agree.Poor moth!
    Thanks Janet.:)

    – jimmy hoffman

  • Edyta Magdalena Pelc
    Edyta Magdalen...over 3 years ago

    a really great shot!

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