16th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Alien visitor exploring plant Catnip

This photo is of a female praying mantis on my organic catnip plant. I noticed this girl hidden amongst the leaves quietly searching for dinner one beautiful July evening.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 07.2018
Date Uploaded: 11.2018
Photo Location: Dayton, Oregon, United States of America
Camera: iPhone SE
Copyright: © Candice Kalinski