Sighting for September 6, 2013

Carole Mebus

Mariton Wildlife Preserve
Northampton County, PA

A praying mantis devoured a tiger swallowtail. It started first with the head, then worked on the body and let the wings drop. It was such an interesting sight, and I felt privileged to be there to observe it.

  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 1

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail