by PETER DOCKRILL
The elevated posture and folded front legs of the praying mantis
might lead you to believe that this cunning predator is a seemingly
benign, upstanding member of the insect kingdom – but don't be fooled.
If we needed any further proof that this voracious carnivore
is a threat to animals and insects alike, we now have it – with a new
study by zoologists finding that praying mantises have been documented
killing birds and devouring their brains across the globe...https://www.sciencealert.com/scientists-say-praying-mantises-are-killing-birds-and-devouring-their-brains-all-over-the-world