Hymenopus coronatus (known as orchid mantis) is from Malaysia, Indonesian & Sumatran rain forests. These mantises thrive in humid, warm areas of south Asian rain forests. These can be found on papaya trees, orchids, or frangipani trees w/flowers.
Cisne- Swans in Love. When I was little, to me, swans were the most beautiful creatures on earth. I was always heartened by the 'Ugly Duckling' story and hoped I'd turn into a swan someday. Never happened!