15th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Innocent Danger- Praying Mantis

Male Praying Mantis on top of Autumn Joy flower. He'd been eating other insects all morning, as you can see a black let in front of him.

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Date Taken: 09.2017
Date Uploaded: 09.2017
Photo Location: Hamilton, Virginia, United States of America
Copyright: © Beth Overman