Great Blue Skimmer, Preying Mantis

Great Blue Skimmer, Praying Mantis Photobomber

I was looking for the Praying Mantis and got distracted by a Great Blue Skimmer, not realizing that the Mantis was so close by.

Great Blue Skimmer, Preying Mantis
Great Blue Skimmer, Praying Mantis

He is on the same dried hibiscus stem as my recent post.

Preying Mantis
Praying Mantis

The pair from another angle.

Great Blue Skimmer, Preying Mantis
Great Blue Skimmer, Praying Mantis

July 15, 2022

4 thoughts on “Great Blue Skimmer, Praying Mantis Photobomber”

    1. πŸ˜† Probably the Skimmer this time as the Mantis was so small–but sometimes size doesn’t win. I was watching to see if either was aware of the other and they didn’t let on, if so.

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