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Meet and greet with a mantis in Costa Maya

The picture is showing a mantis which landed on a iron pump in a shop in the cruise-port of Costa Maya, Mexico. I have followed the insect after it suddenly landed on my arm to the shop nearby. I did not realize at first glance what insect it was, since I have never seen a mantis before. I took the snapshot because you can hardly recognize this astonishing insect because of the color of the pump.

TAGS: Mexico, Praying Mantis, Wildlife

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Nuremberg, Germany
Member since 2017
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Copyright:
© Saskia Dollack.
All rights reserved.
Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 06.2017
Filed Under: Natural World
Camera Information
Date Uploaded: Oct. 13, 2017, 1:26 p.m.
Camera Make: NIKON CORPORATION
Camera Model: NIKON D5300
Focal Length: 75mm
Shutter Speed: 1/59
Aperture: f8
ISO: ISO100
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PHOTO LOCATION Costa Maya, Mexico