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Praying mantis eating a cabbage white butterfly

A praying mantis grabbed a cabbage white butterfly and was eating it when I took this image. The butterfly looks like a napkin.

TAGS: Butterfly, California, Dinner, Praying Mantis

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Davis, California, United States of America
Member since 2016
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© Kathy Keatley Garvey.
All rights reserved.
Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 10.2016
Total Views: 52
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 30, 2016, 2:33 p.m.
Camera Make: NIKON CORPORATION
Camera Model: NIKON D800
Focal Length: 160mm
Shutter Speed: 1/1000
Aperture: f16
ISO: ISO800
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