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Praying Mantis in the backyard

This is a discussion on Praying Mantis in the backyard within the A Kodak Moment: not necessarily plants... forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; I finished watering the vanda and was inspecting the plants when I saw this tiny ...

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    I finished watering the vanda and was inspecting the plants when I saw this tiny praying mantis. I would guess it is about a 1/4 to 1/2 inch in length. I have no idea which kind it is...time to go look it up.

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    Those are very GOOD insects, they eat other insects like SCALE! I, personally love to see them in my gardens/on my orchids. Betty

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    I love them, too

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    Tiny little guy. I like to find these on my plants on the porch. Fun to watch them.
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