17th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Praying Mantis "Peek-a-Boo

I was on a backyard safari looking for hummingbirds who love to feed on the Birds of Paradise on my south-facing garden when I saw this praying mantis on a Bird of Paradise bush nearby.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 11.2019
Date Uploaded: 11.2019
Photo Location: Poway, California, United States of America
Copyright: © Janice Katz