14th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Praying mantis nails a Western tiger swallowtail
Praying mantis nails a Western tiger swallowtail on a Mexican sunflower (Tithonia) in Vacaville, Calif. The butterfly made the fatal mistake of landing on the same flower the praying mantis was occupying.
|Photo Location:||Vacaville, California, United States of America|
|Copyright:||© Kathy Keatley Garvey|