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_MG_7820 All not lost yet!

_MG_7820 All not lost yet!

Day 22 - the reddish spot is a flightless fruit fly. I've been culturing them to feed to the mantids. Looks like I have just one to feed now. I sprinkle a couple on the plant just in case he's not finding enough food "in the wild" (a potted plant on my deck).

Canon EOS 20D
1/60s f/20.0 at 90.0mm iso800 full exif

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Digipets10-Jul-2007 04:42
He looks the very handsome survivor.
Judith Barnett30-Jun-2007 15:08
Oh good! Ever on the lookout!
Jane28-Jun-2007 23:20
Oh good! I would hate to have the adventure over so soon!