Mediterranean Mantis http://www.nhm.org/nature/taxonomy/term/286/all en Praying Mantis http://www.nhm.org/nature/blog/praying-mantis <p>Earlier this week I saw my first praying mantis in the North Campus! I was walking back from lunch at USC and there she was right in front of me on the path. <div><a href="http://4.bp.blogspot.com/-Y6t9z8G31_A/TrQg5o9I6xI/AAAAAAAAAMc/zLEdigMKA7c/s1600/mantis.JPG" imageanchor="1"><img border="0" height="298" ida="true" src="http://4.bp.blogspot.com/-Y6t9z8G31_A/TrQg5o9I6xI/AAAAAAAAAMc/zLEdigMKA7c/s400/mantis.JPG" width="400" /></a></div> <div>Female Mediterranean Mantid, <em>Iris oratoria</em>, running for cover</div> <div> </div></p><p><a href="http://www.nhm.org/nature/blog/praying-mantis" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.nhm.org/nature/blog/praying-mantis#comments insects Mediterranean Mantis Praying mantis Blog Sat, 05 Nov 2011 03:12:00 +0000 Lila Higgins 683 at http://www.nhm.org/nature