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Praying for Hummingbirds to Eat

Hummingbirds have many predators to fear, one of which is a Praying Mantis. If a Praying Mantis is hungry enough, they will hang out near a feeder, or even on a feeder and when the hummingbird isn't paying attention, they kill it and eat it.

TAGS: California, Hummingbird, United States

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Glendale, California, United States of America
Member since 2014
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© Matthew Rose.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 11.2015
Total Views: 60
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 30, 2015, 3:05 p.m.
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Camera Model: Canon EOS DIGITAL REBEL XT
Focal Length: 200mm
Shutter Speed: 1/1000
Aperture: f3.2
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PHOTO LOCATION glendale, California, United States of America