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Mantis

We saw this bug on the sidewalk on the way back from lunch today:


Mantis

Stagmomantis californica, I guess, according to Google. I did a double-take, because it was right next to some identically-colored dried leaves. Stepped over it, then turned and looked down to verify that it was a mantis. Man, wish the hiptop had a better camera. Pout. Its optics are crap, though.
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