Praying Mantis – 7/30/13
Observer: Paul Lauenstein
Observation Date: 7/30/13
Observation Time: 5:50 p.m.
Observation Location: Gavins Pond Road backyard
Common Name: Praying Mantis
Scientific Name: Mantis religiosa
Comments: This insect looks like it is praying, hence the name. It can swivel its head 180° to look for prey.
More Information: Wikipedia