An Alien-looking Coocoon... - Mantis religiosa
Petaluma, Sonoma County, California, USA
December 22, 2005
Size: 1.25"L, 3/4" W, 5/8" Tall
I found this as we were cleaning a woodpile at a construction site. The 2X4 had been there no longer than a month. The weather was what it was in December...and I'm wondering what will erupt out of the shell, sitting on a table in my dining room.
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