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mpusa mantis (Empusa pennicornis) lies in ambush among a red leaves of smoketree (Cotinus) and waits for its prey. Russia Federation, Krasnodar region, the vicinity of the city of Novorossiysk

© Aleksey Volkov / Biosphoto

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Image size: 4851x3172 pixels (16.2"x10.6" @300dpi)

Shooting date : 2012-10-04

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Wild animal / Insect / Mantid / Empusa mantis (Empusa pennicornis)

Matter (substance) / Degraded matter / Dead leaf

Flora / Rutales order / Anacardiaceae family / Smoketree (Cotinus sp)


Shot / Fuzzy / Soft-focus

Atmosphere / Seasons / Temperate season / Autumn

Enumeration / Alone

Shot / Overview

Shot / Profile shot

Species / Relation between species / Camouflage

Behavior / Hunt / Lying in wait


Organism / Morphology / Morphology (botany) / Leaf

Individual / Stage of development / Imago

Russian Federation

Latin keywords

Eukaryota / Archaeplastida / Chlorobionta / Embryophyta / Tracheophyta / Spermatophyta / Phanerogamae / Angiospermae / Dicotyledoneae / Rutales / Anacardiaceae / Cotinus

Eukaryota / Opisthokonta / Metazoa / Bilateria / Coelomata / Protostomia / Articulata / Arthropoda / Tracheata / Antennata / Hexapoda / Insecta / Dictyoptera / Mantoptera / Empusidae / Empusa

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