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Subject:  Look what I found patrolling my Woody Plant
Geographic location of bug:  Mount Washington, Los Angeles, California
Date:  9/1/2017
Time:  11:32 PM
Dear Bugman,
From searching your website, I believe this is a California Mantis.  Can you confirm?
How you want your letter signed:  Constant Gardener

Female California Mantis

Dear Constant Gardener,
You are correct that this is a California Mantis, and the short wings indicate that it is a mature female California Mantis.  Congratulations on having such a good security system to protect your plants from critters that might want to eat them.

Female California Mantis

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Location: Mount Washington, Los Angeles, California

2 Responses to Female California Mantis patrols Woody Plant

  1. Lauren Mills says:

    Thanks for your help! Just wondering, is that a pot plant the bugs are hanging out on?!?

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