Praying Mantis Portrait
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|Wikipedia: Mantodea (or mantises, mantii) is an order of insects that contains over 2,400 valid species and about 430 genera in 15 families worldwide in temperate and tropical habitats. Most of the species are in the family Mantidae. |
Taken with a 12 mm extension tube.This one was brownish in color and not green as is usually the case. I was surprised to see its pink tongue!
This is a repost from workshop image adjusted by Corjan3 (Neels) I also adjusted the contrast and exposure slightly.
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Deon, this is such a great shot of this mantis. Excellent focus and detail. Outstanding job, Bill
Brenda and Bill marked this is a good capture! thanks GOD.
The sharpness could be better but the pic is very impressive!!!