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Bugling Elk 40
Raptor rescued
Miss Mabelline smiling for the camera
An abandoned warehouse in Florence, Oregon
Miss Mabelline
Green Veined White Butterfly
A Monterey Sunset with Papa
Green Turtle Morning
The second and third falls of Triple Falls at DuPont Forest.
Praying Mantis Tiptoe
Snow on Paris Mountain.
Grand Tetons in Wyoming
Covered Bridge at DuPont Forest.
Louise at dawn
An Alligator camouflaged in the swamp with only his eye visible
Hesitant chickens considering the snow
Maldivian Heron
Somewhere in Time
Delilah and Tuesday
Giant Leopard Moth
15th Annual Photo Contest
Praying Mantis Tiptoe

This photo depicts the effort of a praying mantis to negotiate the ant moat on my hummingbird feeder. I believe it was initially attracted to the support wire of the feeder which had similar physical characteristics.

TAGS: California, Feeder, Hummingbird, Mantis

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Redding, California, United States of America
Member since 2014
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© R Michael Kussow.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 08.2017
Total Views: 28
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Aug. 4, 2017, 4:24 p.m.
Camera Make: SONY
Camera Model: ILCE-6000
Shutter Speed: 1/750
ISO: ISO3200
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PHOTO LOCATION Redding, California, United States of America